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How the most productive people power through their to-do lists

There's plenty of good advice on how to be productive. But most of it makes you feel like you need to turn yourself into a machine. You don't want to …

7 Surprising Benefits of Exercise

You probably have a vague sense that exercise is good for you—and you’ve probably heard that it’s “healthy for the heart.” But if you’re like most …

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10 ways to customize the taskbar in Windows 10

We were all excited to get the Start menu back in Windows 10, and we wasted no time in customizing it to the best of our abilities.<p>But what about the poor, neglected taskbar, who never left us in the first place? Here's how to make the taskbar look pretty and work for you.<p><b>Add some shortcuts</b><p>Smaller …

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Here’s How A Month Of Exercise Affected My Brain

It’s been long known that physical activity produces mental benefits, but are all exercises equal when it comes to brain boosts?<p>Recently the <i>New York Times</i> reported on a Finnish study published in the <i>Journal of Physiology</i> that found, as long thought, that physical exercise could have a positive …

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37 incredible drone photos from across the globe that would be totally illegal today

One of the most interesting ways to utilize drone technology is photography. Photographer Amos Chapple knows this better than most. As soon as consumer drones came on the market, Chapple knew he needed one. After purchasing one and learning how to fly it, he began traveling the globe, photographing …

Do you genes determine your entire life?

Some scientists claim that new discoveries have proved free will is an illusion. Nonsense, says Julian Baggini<p>Whenever you read stories about identical twins separated at birth, they tend to follow the template set by the most remarkable of them all: the “two Jims”. James Springer and James Lewis …

Genetics

跨裝置剪貼簿同步增強教學,行動文書工作必備密技!

最近在介紹 Pushbullet 時,有網友提到他會在 Android 上同時安裝我之前也介紹過的 Copy Bubble ,達成進一步的<b>剪貼簿增強組合技</b>。<p>什麼意思呢?<p>讓我直接說明可以達成的效果:我在移動過程中分次從手機複製了幾段看到的新聞關鍵字,回到電腦打開剪貼簿,可以找到我剛剛複製過的所有內容!<p>…

Windows 10 on Nokia Lumia 1520

Jay Montano | January 22, 2015 | Reply<p><b>Advertisements</b><p>If you watched the Tech demoes by Belfiore yesterday, you’ll remember he demoed most of the live …

Rare Black Sea Devil Caught on Film for the First Time

The anglerfish survived capture and is now being studied in a specially equipped laboratory.<p>With its gaping mouth, needle-sharp teeth, and slightly startled expression, the black sea devil anglerfish seems tailor-made for the spotlight.<p><b>And in fact, one particular female got her close-up on November</b> …

The Best Gadgets You Can Buy This Holiday Season

Trying to decide on the perfect laptop, tablet, or tech accessory can be overwhelming.<p>Manufacturers release tons of gadgets all year, so sifting through all of your options to find the best fit can be overwhelming.<p>Our holiday gift guide is full of excellent ideas — whether you're trying to find a …

The 25 Best Inventions of 2014

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The iPad-like Nokia N1 tablet is so good, I'd move to China for it (hands-on)

The iPad-lookalike Nokia N1 appears on the MWC show floor and it's a beaut -- but we'll likely never see one outside of China, the only country where it's currently sold.<p>BARCELONA -- Nokia surprised us all in November with the Nokia N1 tablet, an Android-based slate that starkly contrasts with the …

Electrical brain stimulation beats caffeine – and the effect lasts longer

Researchers in the US have used electrical brain stimulation to boost the vigilance of sleep-deprived military personnel working on an airforce base.<p>Experiments on 18- to 42-year old men and women on active duty found that half an hour of electrical brain stimulation improved their performance …

20 World-Changing Discoveries Made By Accident

But surprisingly frequently, world-changing innovation comes from a lucky accident, provided the right person is there to realize the accident's implications.<p>In some cases, a clumsy spill or drop led to the creation of some new substance. In others, unclean or unsafe lab practices revealed the …

The World's Strangest Streets

You're browsing the stalls of Thailand's Maeklong Market when a train horn blows, the stall keepers abruptly shutter awnings, and you retreat to the edge of the street -- which also happens to be a railway.<p>It's one of those moments that inspire you to snap a photo or regale your friends later. The …

Four reasons I switched to Safari after years of using Chrome and why I’ll probably switch back

After upgrading to OS X Yosemite last week, I got an interesting notification when booting up Chrome for the first time. Apple wanted me to give …

Why Middle-Class Americans Can't Afford to Live in Liberal Cities

Blue America has a problem: Even after adjusting for income, left-leaning metros tend to have worse income inequality and less affordable housing.<p>On April 2, 2014, a protester in Oakland, California, mounted a Yahoo bus, climbed to the front of the roof, and vomited onto the top of the …

19 Things Remarkable People Think Every Day | Inc.com

Teens love iPhone more, use Facebook a lot less, says survey

I have seen the future and it looks rather like the present.<p>Teens, it seems, don't yet embrace a revolutionary spirit. They just want more iPhones.<p>I have before me Piper Jaffray's latest "Taking Stock With Teens" survey. This is a regular event, not dissimilar to "Dancing With The Stars."<p>In April …

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Flipboard Arrives on Windows Phones

Inside Flipboard / October 2, 2014<p><b>UPDATE (12/16/2014):</b> Flipboard now supports all Windows Phones running Windows Phone 8.1.<p>Windows Phone fans can get …