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10 Books That Will Make You More Interesting

We’re firm believers in the power of a good book to change lives, and it’s for this reason we set aside time every single day to knock down a few …

Books

See every single building in Manhattan mapped with this new tool

The borough buildings are sorted by age, height, and building class<p>There are more than 1 million buildings in NYC, and many of those clustered on the island of Manhattan, spanning architectural styles, hundreds of years, and all manner of types. And now, a nifty new tool, called All the Buildings …

Here's how to beat anxiety without medication, according to a new scientific study

If it’s left untreated, anxiety can lead to depression, early death and suicide, yet the medication that is prescribed to treat anxiety doesn’t often …

Scientific Research

Doing These 4 Things Will Make You Happier, According to Neuroscience

You get all kinds of happiness advice on the Internet from people who don’t know what they’re talking about. Don’t trust them.<p>Actually, don’t trust …

11 Tips for Working on the iPad

In a recent episode of Connected, we rounded up some of our favorite "iOS little wonders" and Myke was surprised by one of my picks: the ability to launch individual notes on iOS through shared links. The ensuing discussion inspired me to assemble a list of tips and tricks to improve how you can …

The 13 best NYC secret bars and speakeasies, and how to find them

Hidden drinking dens are a dime a dozen in New York – if you’re in the know. Take, for example, Please Don’t Tell, accessed via a 1940s wooden phone booth inside Crif Dogs (and the only time we condone drinking and dialling). Then there’s the Blind Barber, a barbershop by day, lounge by night; …

West Village

This simple sleep trick will help you fall asleep in under a minute

It's quicker than counting sheep!<p>Even though we spend all day running around, sometimes the biggest task of the day is actually falling asleep at the …

11 Anxiety Hacks That Psychologists Swear By

If you struggle with anxiety, then you already know it can take a pretty major toll on your life. From the physical symptoms — like a racing heart …

Blockchain Wars: IOTA's Tangle Takes on Ethereum | Investopedia

The blockchain craze continues unabated as more companies create new applications faster than ever. The architecture made popular by bitcoin and its …

Blockchain

My Must-Have Mac Apps, 2017 Edition – MacStories - page 2

Utilities<p>The utilities I use on my Mac fall into a couple of categories. First, there are those apps that are so core to my use of macOS that they may as well be part of the operating system themselves. These are the first apps I install if I’m setting up a fresh Mac. The second category of …

Four Cocktails Putting Drambuie to Work in Unexpected Ways: Some of NYC's best bartenders invent cocktails for the Scotch whisky and honey liqueur

With the onset of autumn, a range of flavor profiles and characteristics return to favor. After a recent competition between some of New York City's most expressive bartenders, the sometimes misunderstood Drambuie—a Scotch whisky liqueur from the Isle of Skye incorporating honey, heather and …

10 Living Philosophers and Why You Should Know Them

It can be easy to think that all the good ideas have already been thought; after all, philosophy have been going on for more than 2500 years. But …

Don't look down – this newly opened NYC rooftop bar has a glass-bottomed floor

How far would you go for the perfect photo of New York City? Until now, the best view of Manhattan was arguably from across the water in Brooklyn or New Jersey. While rooftop bars have become ten-a-penny, this new location offers an unrivalled look at the Big Apple – without the need to hop on a …

New York City

You Can Access Hidden iPhone Features With These Secret Codes

<b>Just when you thought you had gotten your head around your iPhone, it turns out there are secret codes that you can dial on your phone to unlock lots</b> …

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Google says machine learning is the future. So I tried it myself

If deep learning will be as big as the internet, it’s time for everyone to start looking closely at it<p>The world is quietly being reshaped by machine learning. We no longer need to teach computers how to perform complex tasks like image recognition or text translation: instead, we build systems that …

Machine Learning

Architectural Tourism Map of Europe: Stunning Places to See This Summer - Curbed

Assembling a list of architectural tourism sites in Europe seems like a fool’s errand, a job that could literally never be completed. With centuries of stunning Roman buildings, colossal cathedrals, and dense cities, nearly every corner of the continent teems with must-see design. Instead of …

Herzog & de Meuron

Listen up: Elmgreen & Dragset land Van Gogh's Ear on Fifth Avenue

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You Can Solve Quantum Mechanics' Classic Particle in a Box Problem With Code

Humans have problems with quantum mechanics. We have excellent intuition about the motion of a tennis ball tossed in the air, but what about an …

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The Science of Happiness: Why complaining is literally killing you

Sometimes in life, all the experience and knowledge simmering around in that ol’ consciousness of ours combines itself in a way that suddenly causes …

7 Counterintuitive Tips For Beating Procrastination

From taking more breaks to shifting your focus away from the task at hand, these tips can help you finally get started.<p>Dr. Joseph Ferrari, a psychologist at DePaul University in Chicago and an expert on procrastination, estimates that 20% of Americans are chronic procrastinators. “They delay at …

Procrastination

A Stanford psychologist says these 6 things are the keys to happiness and success

But that notion is completely wrong, according to psychologist Emma Seppala, science director of the Center for Compassion and Altruism Research and Education at Stanford University.<p>As Seppala explains in her new book "The Happiness Track: How to Apply the Science of Happiness to Accelerate Your …

How to instantly connect with anyone

Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that the ability to connect with others is a natural, unteachable trait that belongs to only a lucky few.<p>It's easy to fall prey to this misconception. In reality, this ability is under your control, and it's a matter of emotional intelligence …

5 secret features hiding inside your iPhone

We recently published an article titled “25 hidden iPhone features that are really, truly hidden” and it was one of our most popular iPhone posts …

Complete guide to iMovie for iOS

iMovie for iOS lets you become a mobile movie maker. With the mobile app, you can skip the process of transferring video to your Mac and get started right on your iPhone, where your videos reside. In many ways, the stripped-down mobile version of iMovie is easier to use than the Mac app.<p>Read our …

Apps

Best iPhone and iPad apps for frequent travelers

Traveling abroad, especially for the first time, can be overwhelming. From figuring out transit systems to finding places to say, there’s a lot to consider. That’s why over the past several years, I’ve come to rely on a handful of choice apps to help me travel better, smarter, and …

Apps

The Apple Pencil Enhances Note-Taking On The iPad Pro

On the whole, I think most reviewers have been too dismissive of the Apple Pencil. There’s no question in my mind that the Apple Pencil is a boon to digital artists. The pinpoint accuracy and the incredible palm rejection make for the very best drawing device I’ve ever used on iOS, but I think the …

IPad Pro

Plastic That Turns Into Clay and Back Again

Haplafreely goes elastic when exposed to hot water<p>A company called Polysis specializes in producing polyurethane resins, and with their secret recipe …

Prototyping

10 apps for your iPhone that are better than the ones Apple made

But it doesn't make the best apps.<p>If you have an iPhone, you know this. You're stuck with certain apps — like Stocks, Tips, Game Center, Calendar, Weather, and Newsstand, among others.<p>You can't delete them from your phone— the best you can do is hide them in a folder, far, far away from your home …

Apps