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The next iPhone will likely—finally—have a completely new design

After three years and three phones, it seems that the iPhone is finally getting a facelift.<p>Recent reports from Forbes and Apple blog 9to5Mac suggest that the next iPhone, likely called the iPhone 8 (or perhaps the iPhone X), will feature a smaller body than its predecessors, but a far larger …

Mobile Technology

Verdict is in: Fox News’s Chris Wallace crushed the debate moderating game

This week, there was no Ken Bone.<p>But according to Twitter and cable news panels, the hero that emerged from Wednesday’s third and final presidential debate was its moderator, Fox News’s Chris Wallace.<p>Moderator Chris Wallace of Fox News guides discussion during the third presidential debate at UNLV …

Exercise Helps Slow Down Memory Decline

One of the most feared diseases among Americans is Alzheimer’s, according to surveys. It’s also one of the most mysterious. Despite some promising …

How To Double Your Writing Speed

I am a writer. I write slowly.<p>This is a problem, because I am a writer.<p>About a year ago, I tracked my productivity and learned that I write on average 500 words per hour. Most professional writers produce at least twice that amount.<p>So in order to make better progress on my books, my natural …

Time Management

The Odd (But Highly Effective) Writing Habits of 6 Famous Authors

Hemingway wrote on a boat. Nabokov wrote in the bathtub. Virginia Woolf wrote while taking walks in London.<p>When I was growing up in South Florida, my father would often drive our family down to the Florida Keys to go fishing. The Keys, as they are known, is the chain of islands strung together by …

60 Motivational Quotes to Keep You Moving Toward Your Goal

Big successes are an accumulations of small successes<p>Success can be a long and winding road, filled with many obstacles and challenges.<p>There is no real short cut to success; it requires us to take action daily, to be persistent and consistent in our efforts which is not always easy to do. We can …

Trump's Worst Answer Will Also Be His Downfall

Trump’s refusal to say he would accept the election results will ensure negative coverage for the final three weeks of the election, and with good reason.<p>At times during tonight’s debate, Donald Trump seemed controlled, succinct, even prepared.<p>It didn’t matter. In an instant, he lost the debate and …

10 Simple Habits of Relentlessly Positive People

We can always choose to see life differently.<p><i>What are some simple mini-habits that can change a person's outlook on life? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Milena Rangelov, Ph.D. student in</b> …

Here's how to spend the first hour of the workday for maximum productivity

There's "work," and then there's real work. "Work" is email correspondence, and group meetings, and other administrative tasks that are technically necessary, but don't meaningfully contribute to your professional success.<p>Real work, on the other hand, encompasses those bigger projects and tasks …

Time Management

The New SMOVE May Be the Smartest and Most Versatile Video Stabilizer for Your Smartphone

When a team of gimbal engineers and aerial vehicle designers get together to create an intelligent smartphone stabilizer, you know it’s going to be …

Videography

7 ways to keep your smart home from being hacked

In the modern home, everything from TVs and refrigerators to baby monitors and light bulbs can now be connected — and hacked.<p>The number of smart …

Information Systems

7 Ways a Multitool Could Save Your Life in the Field

Multitools entered our world when Leatherman released its Pocket Survival Tool back in 1983. Since then, these devices have become ubiquitous standard-carry kit. We use them to fix bikes, open beers, start campfires, and cut kindling. If you’re creative, their usefulness doesn't need to stop there. …

US Navy commissions the Zumwalt, a destroyer like no other

The U.S. Navy commissioned the stealthy, futuristic-looking battleship the USS Zumwalt on Saturday, a powerful new vessel that the Navy calls its …

Here's Why You Should Get the iPhone 7 Plus but Not the iPhone 7

To upgrade or not to upgrade — that is the question. We tested out the iPhone 7 and 7 Plus for a few weeks to determine if the latest phones are worth your money.<p>If you're an Apple fan, you know that the company is consistently creating new products with updates that often (but not always) make …

10 High-Fat Foods You Should Be Eating More Of, According To Nutritionists

Unless you've been living under a rock, you know that fat is back. Not only does this once-feared macronutrient help keep you fuller longer than anything "fat-free" ever could, but it's linked to everything from reduced belly fat to improved heart health to superior cognitive function—depending on …

The 5-Step Guide to Making Smooth and Fluffy Mashed Potatoes

You don't need fancy equipment to make <b>smooth and fluffy mashed potatoes</b> at home. It's all about proper preparation and technique!<p><b>1 Salt, salt, …

Here Are The New Shows That Have Been Picked Up For A Full Season So Far

Take a chance on something new.<p>Watching a new series can be a gamble. It can feel like you’re never sure how much of your time you really want to invest. There’s always the possibility that just as you’re getting hooked, you learn it’s getting the axe.<p>This year’s new crop of shows is no different — …

The Future of Medicine Is Here Now

Medicine

13 habits of the most persuasive people

Persuasive people have an uncanny ability to get you leaning toward their way of thinking. Their secret weapon is likeability. They get you to like more than their ideas; they get you to like <i>them</i>.<p>Too many people succumb to the mistaken belief that being likeable comes from natural, unteachable …

Self-improvement

7 Steps to Transforming Yourself From Who You Are to Who You Want to Be

Take the leap.<p>Humans are not meant to stop growing. In fact, no living thing on earth is meant to stop growing. We are all alive, reaching for the sun.<p>Progress in life is all about reinvention. I am going to preface all of this by saying that reinvention is not the same thing as endlessly seeking …

Self-Reflection

Sugar, stress, red meat, and not sleeping shorten your life

Kevin Lamarque/Reuters<p>Most of us want to live long, healthy lives.<p>But figuring out how to get there is confusing — there's so much mixed information out there about what a person should do to increase their health and longevity.<p>So we've collected here nine behaviors that scientists agree measurably …

Meat