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How to Increase Mental Toughness: 4 Secrets From Navy SEALs and Olympians

Know what’s really interesting? Learning how Navy SEALs build mental toughness to handle deadly situations.<p>Know what else is really interesting? …

11 Things Organized and Productive People Do Every Day

These simple, time-proven techniques will help you become more organized and productive.<p>We often confuse being productive with working as fast as we …

What does GDPR European Union law mean for your business?

Today’s consumers are more powerful than ever before, and get every bit of information that they can before they make a purchase. The Internet is helping them greatly, and most of the buying is done online. The pace is so rapid that it won’t be long before online purchases are more common than …

26 Favorite Books of High Achievers | Inc.com

The most successful people often are serious about self-improvement, which can come in the form of a good book. Here are two dozen excellent reads, recommended by founders, executives, and other high achievers.<p>1. Creativity, Inc. by Ed Catmull<p>"It may not be the newest shiny object on the shelf, but …

Jeff Bezos

Apple said to be working on AR glasses with Carl Zeiss

The tech titan is working with the German optics maker to create lightweight augmented reality glasses, according to tech evangelist Robert Scoble.<p>Apple is focusing its rumored interest in the augmented reality space on creating a new pair of AR glasses with Carl Zeiss, according to a new …

Augmented Reality

14 alternatives to Apple's default apps that will supercharge your iPhone

Apps

Here's every Apple HomeKit product announced at CES 2017 coming later this year

CES<p>Apple itself may not show up to CES, but about a dozen companies came to this year's show with a range of HomeKit-capable products from smart …

How To Reprogram Your Mind For Success

Way too many people have already decided that a job is a way to pay the bills and nothing more. They reached that conclusion after beating their head against the wall trying to get more out of a job than just a paycheck, to no avail.<p>There’s no question that the world is full of dysfunctional …

New Jersey

Journaling Is Great Exercise: Here Are 25 Journal Prompts To Motivate You

Every single private coaching client who comes through our company’s doors gets the assignment to get a journal and write in it. It sounds basic and it is, but sometimes we need to get back to basics. We live in our heads. We have six or eight conversations and projects going on in our heads at any …

Productivity

10 Inspirational Quotes from Steve Jobs

10 Science-Backed, Simple Ways to Be Happier Today

Happiness can't be bought. Yet if we could, everyone in the world would line up to buy it. Here are 10 science-backed, simple ways you can be happier …

How to Create an Email Signature With a Logo in OS X Mail

These are instructions on how to create an email signature and add your logo to an email in OS X Mail.<p><b>Step One</b><br>Launch <i>Mail</i> from your Dock.<p><b>Step …

OS X

How to customize your iPhone vibrations to tell who's calling

You probably already know how to customize ring tones on your iPhone, but there's a way to personalize vibrations to tell who's calling, too.<p>With a …

Resolving Problems with OS X 10.11.4

While most Mac users have been able to update to OS X 10.11.4 without an issue, some users are experiencing a few particularly frustrating issues …

Operating Systems

17 charts that show just how scary Amazon's $275 billion business really is

Most people think of Amazon as an online shopping store, but it's actually much more than that.<p>Over the past 22 years, Amazon has turned itself into a $275 billion juggernaut that sells everything from cloud-computing services to its own hardware gadgets.<p>These 17 charts show just how scary its …

3 Shortcuts to Success Every High Achiever Uses (That You Don’t)

Yes, there is a shortcut to success, and it’s not working harder — it’s working smarter.<p>The other day, someone commented on a Facebook post of mine …

10 Habits To Adopt Now To Be Better At Your Job In 2016

If you want to be better at your job next year, consider changing your habits.<p>So much of being successful at your job has little to do with the actual work you do. A lot of success comes from how you approach your workday: Are you optimistic? Curious? Productive? Did you get enough sleep?<p>As we head …

The Real Leadership Lessons of Steve Jobs

His saga is the entrepreneurial creation myth writ large: Steve Jobs cofounded Apple in his parents’ garage in 1976, was ousted in 1985, returned to rescue it from near bankruptcy in 1997, and by the time he died, in October 2011, had built it into the world’s most valuable company. Along the way …

14 Judgmental Notifications Your iPhone Wants To Show You, But Can't

If you took away Jonathan Ive's obsession with functional simplicity and replaced it with passive-aggressive snark, there's a good chance this is what the iPhone's notifications would look like.<p>The new iPhone. Now with judgmentally insightful alerts.<p>These brilliant mock-ups come courtesy of …

18 Things You Should Know About Sleep, According To A Sleep Doctor

"The brain craves routine for good sleep."<p>For more on this topic, feel free to browse the Reddit thread or check out Dr. Verma's blog PeerWell.

Sleep

The 12 best new apps you might have missed recently

Luckily, we have collected the best apps of the past month so you can find something new to try out.<p>There's a new iPhone keyboard that makes it easy to send songs to your friends, an app that lets you create a button that does (almost) anything you want, and the most beautiful game we've seen this …

9 Ways To Fall Asleep Faster (Without Counting Sheep)

<i>By Alex Orlov for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>If you feel wide awake when your head hits the pillow at night, you're not alone. Approximately 60 million Americans report having experienced insomnia in any given year, according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. Even worse, 40 …

Apple laptops vulnerable to virus that 'can’t be removed'

A security flaw in Apple laptops could leave users vulnerable to infection by malicious software that hackers could use to steal data and which is virtually impossible to remove<p>A security expert has found a way to install malicious code on a tiny chip built into Apple laptops which would resist any …

Laptops

5 Things to Know About Snowpiercer, the Best Sci-Fi Movie You Haven't Seen

Have you seen <i>Snowpiercer</i> yet this summer? No? You’re probably not alone.<p>While the stark, dystopian thriller about the remnants of humanity battling …

Harvey Weinstein

10 Amazon Features That You Probably Didn't Know Existed

Sure, you can use Amazon for shopping and watching movies and TV, but there's also a bunch of other features that you might not know about.

eCommerce

Quentin Tarantino Lists the 12 Greatest Films of All Time: From Taxi Driver to The Bad News Bears

<i>Creative Commons image via Wikimedia Commons</i><p>Any list of the most respected American filmmakers of the past half-century would have to include Stanley …

Broken iPhone? Here's how Apple decides if you're getting a replacement or not

We've all felt it, that slo-mo shock-horror as your precious smartphone takes a tumble out of your hand. The relief when the screen returns to your …

If you're holding out for the iPhone 5S you might want to drop September 6 into your diary. That's the latest rumoured release date http://www.trustedreviews.com/news/iphone-5s-release-date-rumoured-as-september-6

Mobilising technology: the app changing the lives of disabled children

Charity Whizz-Kidz has developed a pioneering mobile app that helps disabled children get access to the right wheelchairs.<p>In the UK we have a crisis of young people whose physical mobility needs, and subsequently their ability to develop the skills needed for adulthood, are far from being fully met.<p>…

Why acupuncture is giving sceptics the needle http://t.gu.com/nm5F9 Acupuncture has been prescribed by half of Britain's doctors, but after 3,000 clinical trials its efficacy remains unproven. So is the NHS making a grave error in supporting this ancient treatment?