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26 time-management tricks I wish I'd known at 20

Time-management skills can take a while to learn.<p>Étienne Garbugli, a Montreal-based product and marketing consultant, the author of "Lean B2B: Build Products Businesses Want," and the creator of a course to help entrepreneurs find their target market, distilled the lessons he wishes he'd known when …

Time Management

Here’s how often IBM’s Watson agrees with doctors on the best way to treat cancer

And in data presented at the American Society of Clinical Oncology meeting, IBM Watson Health gave a snapshot of how it's playing out so far.<p>The studies looked at concordance rates, or how often Watson for Oncology reached the same course of treatment as the cancer doctors at different cancer …

Cancer

All Extremely Confident People Give Up These 13 Habits

Real confidence is built through hard work and excellent habits.<p>Real confidence is not narcissism.<p>Although the two often get confused, people with narcissistic tendencies need everyone to think that they're special. They have a need for admiration and a sense of entitlement that's rooted in …

10 Online Courses to Supercharge Your Career

Save an extra 70% during our biggest sale of the year.<p>Time to give your career a major course correction without leaving the couch. For a limited time, we're taking an extra 70% off our best online courses (all already discounted!) with coupon code <b>LEARN70</b> at checkout. Check out this deals page to …

3 Things You Need to Do to Be More Productive at Work (Backed by Science)

3 things you can do to avoid "completion bias" and tackle the most important tasks first.<p><i>This story first appeared on The Muse, a Web destination with exciting job opportunities and expert career advice.</i><p>I want you to play a short game with me. Close your eyes and imagine a long to-do list that lays …

Intro to Adobe Illustrator: Tips, Tricks & Tools for Non-Designers

Washington, D.C. campuses<p>GA D.C., 1776 <br>1133 15th Street NW, 8th Floor <br>Washington D.C. 20005<p>Past Locations for this Workshop<p>Stay up to date<p>Follow this …

Fun on a 25 mph, electric-powered, two-wheeled cup holder — it even has a seat

You can probably come up with plenty of practical reasons for buying an electric bike. But let’s be honest — they look like a whole lot of fun. If …

Auto Parts A to Z: A Beginner's Guide to What Makes Your Car Tick

What does a ball joint look like, anyway?<p>Ever wonder what an alternator or a water pump actually look like? Here's a handy guide to everything you ever needed to know about the car parts your local mechanic is telling you that you need to replace. Because these parts vary from car to car, the …

The Paradox of Workplace Productivity

At its most basic, productivity is the amount of value produced divided by the amount of cost (or time) required to do so. And while this equation seems simple enough on the surface, the strategies for optimizing it have evolved dramatically over the last two decades. Technology has enabled massive …

Could You Hack Your Brain To Get More Motivated?

We know we should put the cigarettes away or make use of that gym membership, but in the moment, we just don't do it. There is a cluster of neurons in our brain critical for motivation, though. What if you could hack them to motivate yourself?<p>These neurons are located in the middle of the brain, in …

The Brain

10 things in tech you need to know today

Apple CEO Tim Cook. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson<p>Good morning! Here's the technology news you need to know this Friday.<p><b>1. Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer is meeting investors to save her job while laying off over 400 people.</b>Mayer has apparently taken a more "defensive stance" to the idea of selling Yahoo's core …

Mark Zuckerberg

AP FACT CHECK: Clinton, Sanders missteps

WASHINGTON (AP) — The latest Democratic debate found Hillary Clinton in a defensive crouch about her Wall Street ties and making iffy claims about …

Middle-class

BMW reminds us what made the original M3 so great

Just because many are slavering for the global debut of the 2016 BMW M2 at the Detroit Motor Show doesn't mean BMW will let us forget the coupe that gave the letter "M" its global moxie: the M3. The Roundel has posted the first in a five-part series devoted to that seminal M, the 1987-1991 E30. …

Autos

Why White Men Are "Gunmen" and Muslim Men Are "Terrorists"

"Racial grammar." It's not a word you hear every day in the U.S.A. That's a shame because racial grammar explains a lot about race relations in America, especially in light of the Muslim versus non-Muslim binary. Muslims aren't a race, it's true, but that doesn't mean that Muslims don't face racism …

the project banknotes - reproductions

Project info<p>in german:<p>Auf seinen zahlreichen Dienstreisen in alle Welt sammelt der oberschwäbische Fotograf Stefan Kuhn (geboren 1977) mit Leidenschaft Banknoten. Nicht aber, um sie schnell wieder auszugeben, sondern um sie dauerhaft einzufangen.<br>Vielfalt, Farbigkeit, Symbolkraft – in den …

The Strange Link Between Junk Food and Depression

Of our many modern diseases, one of the biggest burdens on society is an unexpected one: depression, according to the World Health Organization. And …

53 Books You Won't Be Able To Put Down

What happens next? There's only one way to find out.<p><i>Some entries have been lightly edited for clarity and length.</i>

Lexus says its hoverboard really flies, but it won't soar into stores

Lexus unveiled an online ad featuring a hoverboard Wednesday, but "Back to the Future" fans won't be getting their hands on it.<p>The futuristic skateboard that seems to levitate was not invented to be sold, a spokeswoman said after Lexus released a video demonstrating a prototype at a Barcelona …

Hoverboards

Reddit Turns 10, Releases Treasure Trove Of Cool Stats

Reddit had its 10th birthday today and to commemorate the major milestone, they released a ton of interesting data on the site’s subreddits, users and content.<p>Amusingly, they also released info on their most popular comments and posts of all time, several of which were about dicks, go figure. In …

Here are all the CEOs and politicians going to the top secret Bilderberg Conference this week

The Bilderberg Conference has been running since 1954 and according to its barebone website was "designed to foster dialogue between Europe and North America."<p>Attendees hold "informal discussions to help create a better understanding of the complex forces and major trends affecting Western nations."<p>…

George Osborne

China is building the most extensive global commercial-military empire in history

In the 18th and 19th centuries, the sun famously never set on the British empire. A commanding navy enforced its will, yet all would have been lost if it were not for ports, roads, and railroads. The infrastructure that the British built everywhere they went embedded and enabled their power like …

China

UI/UX Works by Jakub Antalík

We are featuring the UI/UX work from Jakub Antalík, a product designer currently based in Zurich, Switzerland. From the design, ux and interaction, …

Leading climate change denier was paid by energy companies

Wei-Hock Soon earned more than $1 million publishing erroneous reports<p>Wei-Hock Soon, a leading climate change denier whose work has fortified right-wing political arguments for years, was paid more than $1.2 million by energy companies, <i>The New York Times</i> reports. New documents uncovered by …

Pain Really Is All In Your Head And Emotion Controls Intensity

When you whack yourself with a hammer, it feels like the pain is in your thumb. But really it's in your brain.<p>That's because our perception of pain is shaped by brain circuits that are constantly filtering the information coming from our sensory nerves, says David Linden, a professor of …

Measles outbreak: doctors see tighter 'philosophical' vaccine exemption as fix

US healthcare,California,MMR,Vaccines and immunisation,Infectious diseases,Oregon,Colorado,US news,Washington state,Health,World news<p>California moves to change law allowing parents to opt out on philosophical grounds as medical experts warn of link between such laws and disease rates<p>The US measles …

Public Health

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Ferguson, MO

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

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