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How to check if your MacBook Pro is eligible for a free battery replacement

If you have a 13-inch MacBook Pro, it may need to get its battery replaced by Apple. Don't worry, it's free.<p>Last week, Apple announced a battery replacement program for the 13-inch MacBook Pro, the cheaper model without the Touch Bar. Some laptops built between October 2016 and October 2017 include …

MacBook Pro

Why You Should be Reading Books Every Day, According to Science

It's a habit that's beneficial on several levels.<p>According to the Pew Research Center, more than a quarter--26 percent--of American adults have not read even part of a book within the past year. It's a shame considering that researchers have found reading is beneficial in many ways.<p>1. Reading …

University of London

6 Science Fiction Books That Will Make You Want to Give Earth a Hug

The earth is in a constant state of change. Sometimes this change is gradual. Sometimes, it is sudden. Sometimes, it is catastrophic. And at least …

Science Fiction

8 proven habits for ultimate success

We are the result of our repeated behavior. Or as Aristotle put it, "Success is not an action, but a habit."<p>Here, top entrepreneurs and members of …

Entrepreneurship

6 Great Time-Management Apps and Tips That Boost Productivity

Get more done each day and achieve your goals with these time savers.<p>Starting a business is hard, and it takes a ton of work. But if you manage your time well and make every hour count, it’s possible to find success. In order to do that, you need to develop good habits and strategies that can …

Time Management

The 10 Highest-Paying IT Certifications of 2018

A career in information technology (IT) takes a lot of planning. Choosing from the many available certifications determines which sort of career options are available to you. Whether it's system administration, networking, or security that interests you, you're sure to find plenty of certifications …

Project Management

20 genius 100-year-old life hacks that still work today

There's a reason your grandma always had baking soda to hand<p>New isn't always better. Case in point: All of these tricks that have lasted the test of …

Lifehacks

5 Brain Exercises to Strengthen Your Mind

1<p>What Can You Do to Strengthen Your Mind?<p>While you might know that you need to exercise your body, did you know that it might also be important to …

The Brain

19 Hilarious Cats Who Failed In The Most Cat-Like Way

Cats: half evil masterminds, half goofballs.

Pets

5 Books If You Liked A QUIET PLACE

Have you seen <i>A Quiet Place</i> yet?If you haven’t, you need to go. Right now.John Krasinski’s tight, post-apocalyptic horror movie preys on our senses …

Books

Apple is replacing the batteries for some 13-inch MacBook Pros

The issue affects some non-Touch Bar laptops<p>Apple has unveiled a program to replace the batteries of some non-Touch Bar 13-inch MacBook Pros for free. The company says that a “limited number” have had their batteries expand.<p><i>9to5Mac</i> spotted the program, which will allow users to get the computer’s …

MacBook Pro

Revealed: Secret list of Netflix codes that unlock hidden list of films and TV shows

Streaming service Netflix is undoublty hugely popular already thanks to the range of both tv programmes and films it offers.<p>But there is actually a …

Entertainment

This is how to sleep better: 5 secrets from neuroscience

I’ll bet you’re not getting enough sleep. Honestly, I’m kind of cheating — it’s a pretty safe bet.<p>Two-thirds of adults throughout all developed …

Immune System

20 Of The Best Travel Mugs You Can Get On Amazon

People are passionate about travel mugs, ok!?!<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.</b><p><i>The reviews for this post have been edited</i> …

Shopping

7 Traits of Super-Productive People

Is there someone on your team who seems unusually productive? Someone who gets a huge amount done — without working longer hours?<p>Super-productive people are in every industry. The most productive software developers write nine times more usable code per day than the average developer, according to …

Time Management

The 18 Best Sci-Fi TV Shows Set In Space, Ranked

From "Firefly" to "Doctor Who," these are the voyages of television's top spaceships.<p>Space is a scary place, as we’ve seen in countless movies and TV …

Science Fiction

12 Dystopian Books to Read If You Couldn't Put Down The Hunger Games

There's a soft spot in our hearts for Josh Hutcherson and Jennifer Lawrence in Lionsgate's adaptation of <b>The Hunger Games</b>, but we definitely shouldn't forget about Suzanne Collins's dystopian novel that started the entire franchise. It's a page-turner of a book about the society of Panem, where …

Books

8 Bottles of Affordable Whiskey You Should Always Have on Your Cart

Whether you’re finally setting up that bar cart for the first time in a new place, or you’re just trying to explore the world of whiskey, it’s about …

Liquor

HBR Guide to Data Analytics Basics for Managers

Publication Date: <b>April 03, 2018</b><p>Don't let a fear of numbers hold you back. Today's business environment brings with it an onslaught of data. Now more than ever, managers must know how to tease insight from data--to understand where the numbers come from, make sense of them, and use them to inform …

Management

How to Become An Expert At Just About Anything In Just 45 Minutes A Day

“It takes 10,000 hours to become an “expert in an ultra-competitive field” but to go from “knowing nothing to being pretty good”, actually takes 20 …

The Voice

9 Free E-Books Are Available On Kindle Until World Book Day — And They're All Works In Translation

World Book Day is less than a week away, have you decided how you'll be celebrating it yet? Even if you won't be able to take a backpack full of …

Books

This Woman's Photo Series Nails What We Lose When We Become Moms, and We Can't Get Enough of It

Desiree Fortin, a mom of triplets, uses her Instagram account, The Fortin Trio, to hopefully bring a smile to other tired mamas' faces. And one of her funniest photo projects, which she dubbed the "R.I.P." series, playfully shows each and every single thing women lose as soon as they enter the wild …

Instagram

5 Investing Apps That Make Money Without You Thinking About It

It's time you got a rounding-up, socially responsible, Wall Street occupying investment app.<p>Making money without thinking about it has never been …

Investing

If You're Easily Distracted At Work, These 6 Simple Tricks Will Help You Stay Focused

Have you ever heard someone give a lecture about how it's important to "work smarter, not harder"? Well, as annoying as that lesson may be when …

Productivity

4 Habits of People Who Are Always Learning New Skills

Working in online learning, I’ve found that every year around this time there’s a burst of sign-ups from workers seeking new skills. Perhaps it’s a matter of New Year’s resolutions, or a reaction to seeing their friends and colleagues make big career changes each January.<p>Unfortunately, the initial …

Learning

Introducing 50 Essential iOS Apps, a guide to the best iOS apps around

With a mind-boggling 2.2 million apps in Apple’s iOS App Store, how do you find what’s good? That discovery problem is why we’re starting the 50 Essential iOS Apps series, a curated list of the best iOS apps on the planet.<p>Throughout this series, we will highlight essential iPhone and iPad apps in a …

Apps

Anatomy Of An Earworm: What Makes A Catchy Song?

You could spend hours dissecting what turns a song into the perfect earworm. But we can cut the whole thing short by noting what happens when we say …

Universal Music

Meet 10 of the Cutest Dog Breeds in the World

Not only have dogs been rightly described as loyal companions, but research also shows that they can help you lead a longer, healthier life. Whether …

Pets

The 6 Best Free Online Artificial Intelligence Courses For 2018

A basic grounding in the principles and practices around artificial intelligence (AI), automation and cognitive systems is something which is likely to become increasingly valuable, regardless of your field of business, expertise or profession.<p>Fortunately, today you don’t have to take years out of …

Machine Learning

Why 'Smart' Daydreaming Is the Hottest New Trend for Successful Entrepreneurs

If you aren't using this tool, you may not getting the success you want.<p>During your drive to and from the office, as you go through your morning routine or even when you are in a boring meeting, your mind drifts off all throughout the day. This natural pattern of thinking, usually undirected, can …

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