Al-Muhammad Ishazee

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Wallpaper Weekends: Simply Black iPhone Wallpapers

Wallpaper Weekends is a series that works to bring you stunning, high-quality wallpapers for your iPad, iPhone, iPod touch, Mac, and Apple Watch. …

Terry Pratchett

Bring on the nostalgia with this in-browser Winamp emulator

For those that grew up during the dot com boom, chances are you’re already familiar with Winamp. Our favorite music player, back before we figured out there were better options, is now available as an emulated walk down memory lane capable of running in any modern browser.<p>Users can toy around with …

Ricky Martin

Four Things I Can Control.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) The venerable Maya Angelou once wrote, <b>You may not control all the events that happen to you, but you can decide not to be reduced</b> …

Motivation

Steve Jobs's Advice on the Only 4 Times You Should Say 'No' Is Brilliant

With so many things coming our way every day, Steve Jobs calls us back to the importance of focus with one prophetic quote.<p>In the frantic pace of life to do more and be more, we hardly think about the importance of <i>focus.</i><p>That's why, for those free-spirited, creative-thinkers and entrepreneurs …

Time Management

Mark Cuban Says Sales is the Key to Success in Any Field. Studies Say Focus on This 1 Thing to Improve Instantly

93 percent of communication is nonverbal. Understand this and you can instantly become better at sales.<p>Not too long ago, Mark Cuban was asked on the podcast,<i>How I Built This, on</i> what he would do if he had to start all over again from scratch. "I would get a job as a bartender at night and a sales …

Mark Cuban

How to turn the smallest spaces into the coziest places

We can't all be lucky enough to have great big sprawling estates with vast rooms ready to decorate, which means that we need to get a little more, …

4 Powerful Lessons You Gradually Learn as You Let Go of the Past

If somebody is working on themselves and changing for the better, it’s unnecessary to keep bringing up their past. People can change and grow. You …

A dad tries to explain sex to his son and finds the meaning of life

In 2011, my oldest son, then just weeks shy of his eighth birthday, perched on the corner of my wife’s and my bed, his head tilted just far enough to the side so he couldn’t quite see the home birth of his baby brother. He wanted to be in the room; we told him he was welcome, and we prepared him …

Parenting

Casey Seidenberg: Why you shouldn't ban food from your kids

As a new year begins, I hear many of the typical restrictive resolutions: I will give up gluten, cut sugar, never drink again. Many parents announce …

Parenting

7 Ways to Overcome the Toxic Self-Criticism That Robs You of Mental Strength

A negative inner dialogue will prevent you from having a positive life.<p>Your private inner dialogue can either be a powerful stepping stone or a major obstacle to reaching your goals. If you constantly make negative predictions like, "I'm going to mess up," or you call yourself names, your self-talk …

The 15 Best Tech-House Tracks of 2017

A sample of the best tracks of the year.<p>0<p>SHARES<p>Another great year for dance music has gone by and it is time to name <i>Magnetic Mag's</i> 15 Best Tech-House …

16 Tiny Habits That Might Just Change Your Life In 2018

H/T Reddit<p>"If you read for 30 minutes every day, that's 3.5 hours a week, which is enough to finish a book every two to four weeks. Depending on what you choose to read, that's 12 to 24 books completed in a year!" —a_tame_zergling<p>"I used to (and still do) have a problem with over-apologizing in …

Not-so-big 409 sq. ft. apartment renovation 'densifies' functions

How to make a small space feel bigger? There's a diverse repertoire of solutions from using transformer furniture to hiding storage in underused …

iOS

What Makes a Genius? The World's Greatest Minds Have One Thing in Common

Being a genius is different than merely being supersmart. Smart people are a dime a dozen, and many of them don’t amount to much. What matters is …

Did Cardi B Steal Her New Track ‘Bartier Cardi’ From Another Artist? Listen & Decide

Uh-oh! Cardi B is facing claims that she stole someone else’s music! Compare for yourself!<p><b>Cardi B</b> is coming under fire over the authenticity of her …

Pop Music

The 1 Habit That Prevents Burnout

Too many people suffer from burnout.<p>At the end of every year, I make it a point to do some serious reflecting.<p>Part of my reflection process this year has entailed taking a hard look at "burnout."<p>Burnout feels like you've hit a wall.<p>Every entrepreneur knows the feeling.<p>Burnout can happen at the end …

How to Get a Kid to Stop Punching

Prevention built on praise and recognizing the context of violent behaviors are key to getting a kid to stop using their fists to communicate.<p>By<p>Kids …

I spent years working 14 hour days — but I didn't get truly successful until I started asking myself 4 questions

<b>• It took entrepreneur Jonathan Goodman many years to realize overworking wasn't working for him.</b><p><b>• In order to live a more balanced life, he had to cut back on his work hours and shift his entrepreneurial thinking.</b><p><b>• He developed several "cognitive filters" in order to establish better</b> …

Entrepreneurship

The Top 50 Songs of 2017

2017 was one hell of a year for music. From crazy collabs, to the return of greats, to new stars coming out of nowhere. As the year comes to a close, …

Letting your child spend hours on a phone may not be bad after all

Oxford researchers suggest current guidelines around screen time for children may be too strict<p>Gone are the days of “TV will make your eyes go …

Ditch the traditional Bunk Beds for these 10 fresh ideas!

Bunk beds! The most fun sleepover or shared young sibling bedroom furniture in the world, but there are some really spectacular designs being …

15 proven practices that will lead to better relationships

You’ve probably heard the adage that an organization’s greatest assets are its people. I’d like to take that one step further and share that, in my …

Song Stems: 5 Places To Find Stems For Remixing Songs

Whether you're a DJ, producer, or record label, stems have become one of the most popular topics in the music industry.<p>Stems enhance creative …

The Amazing Ways Spotify Uses Big Data, AI And Machine Learning To Drive Business Success

Spotify, the largest on-demand music service in the world, has a history of pushing technological boundaries and using big data, artificial intelligence and machine learning to drive success. The digital music company with more than 100 million users has been busy this year enhancing its service …

Music Industry

33 Things to Stop Doing to Your Kids Right Now

In our quest to be a great mom or dad, we often don't see that our actions aren't always best for our children. Now's the time to take off the …

6 things I learned from interviewing 19 millionaires

While doing my PhD in Germany, I developed CFS/adrenal fatigue and I feared I could not work for much longer. I didn't know much about finances or investing at the time - I had only invested in the stock market for a few years using very simple strategies.<p>Therefore, I decided to educate myself …

Entrepreneurship

Bonnie Tyler's Total Eclipse of the Heart and the 20 other best power ballads

Sinead O'Connor

How to make the most of a 600-square-foot apartment

Designed by Vancouver-based Anthill Studios<p>Local firm Anthill Studios has helped a couple overhaul a 600-square-foot condo in Vancouver’s Olympic Village, with maximizing storage and the efficient use of space the clients’ biggest priorities.<p>Along with the couple, who had very clear ideas of what …

Spotify playlist: These naughty tech-house bangers will send you straight to detention

Whether you like it or not, naughty tech house is here and it's not going anywhere.<p>The sound that's sweeping the nation is bubbling over like a …