Sharon Foster

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8 Free Online Courses For People Who Are Never Tired Of Learning

Learning new skills and knowledge is a great way to advance your career, increase your income and make sense of the world. Today, you have access to …

Project Management

The Zero Sum Happiness Game (Or, What I Want My Daughter to Know About Being Human)

America is a happiness-obsessed society. This observation has been made so many times that it is almost a platitude to say it. Oh, I'm not claiming that we are actually happy people. In fact, most surveys indicate that we Americans are less happy than people in many other cultures. I will leave the …

Habits Of The World’s Richest People [Infographic]

Everyone procrastinates. Since the dawn of time, people have been putting things off.<p>Sometimes, procrastinating is harmless. Take for instance the …

Procrastination

New app promises to give your iPhone a 32MP camera

How would you like an app that transforms your regular 8-megapixel iPhone 6 camera into a 32-megapixel one?<p>Okay, so it’s not <i>exactly</i> as miraculous as it sounds, but photography app Hydra is a worthy tool to add to your virtual camera bag. It works by taking a series of up to 60 small images and then …

Mobile Photography

The Scientific Mental Breakdown of Depression

The Deadlift. It is the quintessential weightlifting exercise. According to David Robson, a bodybuilder, personal trainer and contributor to …

Steve Blank How Do I Know If I Have The Right Customers? 2 Minutes to Find Out

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Mental Health

Jon Stewart Tackles Obamacare Subsidy 'Chaos' (VIDEO)

Jon Stewart mocked cable news doomsayers on Wednesday’s “The Daily Show” for branding a court decision that banned people from receiving Obamacare …

16 Surprising Things You Learn When Starting a Business

<b>1. Some days you’re invincible, other days you’re completely fragile.</b> But you’re completely OK with that because, now, you’re more honest with yourself about your emotions.<p><b>2. You love breaking the rules, especially if you can get away with it.</b> In order to get ahead, you learn to break conventions …

How to Easily Colorize a Black-and-White Photograph in Photoshop

<i>Jordan Roland is a staff designer/illustrator for the Shutterstock blog. This post was originally published on the Shutterstock blog and has been adapted with permission.</i><p>Coloring a photo isn’t nearly as hard as you might think. In fact, it can be achieved in three simple steps using Photoshop. Read …

Does Your To-Do List Make You Sad?

<i>Mikael Cho is the co-founder of Crew, a network that connects short-term software projects with handpicked developers and designers. This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>As our company grows, so does the to-dos. It gets harder to prioritize what needs to be done on any given day.<p>In the …

iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite will change the way you do photography

Apple finally fixed photography on iOS. Or rather, it’s fixed organizing your photos, wherever they might be. The iPhone is already a great camera. The problem was everything that happened <i>after</i> you tapped the shutter.<p>Now, in iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite, you’ll never have to worry about organizing your …

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Why Apple’s WWDC keynote was its most important in years

Monday’s fantastic WWDC keynote was the most significant product introduction since Steve Jobs unveiled the original iPad in 2010. But this time, the revolutionary product wasn’t hardware — it was software.<p>The surprisingly well-executed event demonstrated two things:<p>1. Steve Jobs’ greatest product …

Apple

The Education Trust

In the U.S., if you are Black, you are…<p>Civics education should happen early and often, because it affects…<p>A native of Washington state, Daniel Zavala …

Paper by FiftyThree app updated w/ palm rejection, erase, & blend for new ‘Pencil’ stylus shipping this week

Last month creators of the popular Paper by FiftyThree iPad app announced that it would soon be shipping a $60 Bluetooth stylus for the drawing app called “Pencil”. With the first preorders for the device expected to start shipping this week according to the company’s Twitter account, today it has …

Join the Conversation with The Takeaway on Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / November 26, 2013<p>The Takeaway is kind of a hybrid of everything that’s great about drive-time radio: it’s thoughtful and in-depth, …

Livescribe 3 Is Fantastic, Right Up Until It Sends Your Writing To Your iPad [Review]

<b>Livescribe 3 Smartpen</b> byLivescribe <b><br>Category:</b> <b><br>Works With:</b> <b><br>Price:</b> From $150<p>Spoiler: Writing with ink on paper is still way better than stabbing at a hard glass screen with a soft rubbery tip. Double spoiler: writing with a ballpoint pen which records your every stroke for searching and editing on your …

Apps

Jot Script Evernote Edition stylus brings high-precision handwriting to iOS (video)

Many iOS styluses have all the precision of a blunt instrument -- their thick tips frequently rule them out for handwriting. Evernote and Adonit want to refine the experience with their new Jot Script Evernote Edition. The Bluetooth-based pen has a tiny, 1.9mm (0.07in) tip that lets note takers …

Everything You Need To Know About OS X Mavericks

Over the years here at Lifehack, we’ve discussed plenty of apps that you can use to improve your overall productivity.<p>There are certain ones that …

Apps

How To Be A Good Listener That Others Want To Talk To

Failure occurs everyday, in school, jobs, housework, and within families. It is unavoidable, irritating and causes pessimism.<p>While the thought of …

Google Play Games details leak ahead of I/O 2013 with huge Google Plus tie-ins

Android Police’s Ron Amadeo has the details on the new syncing, matchmaking, notifications, game invites, achievements, leaderboards, and integration with other Google services that are inside the new Gaming APK that is being rolled out to devices.<p>Fresh out of Google HQ, we’ve managed to score a …

I’m still here: back online after a year without the internet

I was wrong.<p>One year ago I left the internet. I thought it was making me unproductive. I thought it lacked meaning. I thought it was "corrupting my soul."<p>It's a been a year now since I "surfed the web" or "checked my email" or "liked" anything with a figurative rather than literal thumbs up. I've …