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Psychiatrists use an old trick to get people to trust them with their secrets — and it works just as well in business

Instead, psychologists say there's a somewhat scientific formula to gaining people's trust more quickly. The key is to strike a balance between warmth and competence — so that you seem credible but also human.<p>That idea is explored in detail in "Friend and Foe," a new book by Maurice Schweitzer, …

The Deadly Consequences When Police Lack Proper Training to Handle Mental Illness Calls

Shirley Marshall Harrison's voice sounds calm on the 911 call, as she told the operator she needed police officers to help get her son to a hospital. …

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Every single new movie and TV show coming to Netflix in October

Every month, the Internet works itself into a tizzy over all of the latest Netflix additions and removals. Inevitably, one of the shows or movies you …

7 Appeals To Moms From Women Without Children

I had lunch recently with a new friend. In the midst of our "getting to know you" questions, I asked if she had kids. She responded "no." The moment was uncomfortable. I felt awkward for asking. We moved on to another topic.<p>This discomfort stayed with me. After years of hanging out with suburban …

‘You’re Not Getting Served Here!’: Starbucks Worker Gets Fired After Viral Rant — and the Whole Thing Apparently Started Because of What She Thought the Customer Was Doing on Her Phone

“Bye! Bye! Bye!” she screamed.<p>We’ve all been ticked off when someone staring at their phone holds up a line.<p>One Starbucks supervisor decided she’d had enough, but her wild rant, caught on video, might have stemmed from a misunderstanding — and it got her fired.<p>Images via YouTube<p>Ruby Chen posted …

Meet The Journalist Who Gave Up Her $95,000 Job To Move To The Caribbean

Noelle Hancock says she wants people to know "you leap and the net will appear."<p>The 35-year-old from Houston wrote an essay about her experiences for <i>Cosmopolitan</i> this week that went massively viral.<p>"It's amazing how quickly you adjust," Hancock told BuzzFeed News. "The things that you want aren't …

The Best Movies and TV to Watch on Netflix in May

It's a new month, and that means a new batch of movies just hit our favorite streaming site. Peruse the best below, then check out the 16 best fashion films on Netflix.<p><b>Movies:</b><p><b>1) Legally Blonde (2001), May 1</b><p>Reese Witherspoon is fan-favorite Elle Woods, who goes Harvard to win back her ex-fiancée …

Uber is now delivering kittens to your desk (sadly, not in London – yet!) – Now. Here. This. – Time Out London

Posted at 12:15 pm, February 6, 2015 in Animals, Fun London<p>Time for a huge hit of city envy. Lucky workers in Brisbane, Gold Coast, Geelong, …

An Epilepsy Tracker So Beautiful, It Could Be Sold In An Apple Store

Meet the Embrace, an utterly gorgeous smartwatch that saves lives.<p>Wearables are getting smarter. Once considered little more than glorified pedometers, the wearables coming out of 2015 are going to be considerably more powerful. So powerful, in fact, that they might save lives.<p>That’s what the …

This Silicon Valley Entrepreneur Has Spent $300,000 On 'Smart Drugs'

Founders like Dave Asprey, a 41-year-old Californian, chug fistfuls of pills every morning in the hopes that these supplements will give them a competitive edge in an already competitive market, reports CNN.<p>The drug cocktail Asprey takes is a mix of "smart drugs" meant to increase brain function …

Silicon Valley

Alleged Vanderbilt Rape Victim Didn’t Think She Was Attacked Until She Saw The Videos

An alleged Vanderbilt rape victim didn’t think she was a victim until she saw the videos.<p>The unnamed 21-year-old said that she and then-boyfriend, …

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iOS 8.2 Release Nears With New Apple Update

While the mysterious iOS 8.1.3 is expected to launch shortly, today Apple has taken another significant step forward with the major iOS version everyone is talking about: iOS 8.2.<p>Following a promising video walkthrough last month, Apple has released the fourth beta of iOS 8.2 to developers at the …

This Gorgeous iOS 9 Concept Video Shows A Ton Of Useful Features We Want To See In The iPhone

Designers, developers, and Apple geeks come up with new concepts for how the iPhone's software should look all the time. What's interesting about Ralph Theodory's video, which we discovered via Malaysian Apple blog iPhoneMY, is that the student and tech enthusiast imagines a handful of features …

Apps

Hands Off: Apple Granted Patent for Gesture-Tracking Tech

Apple was granted a patent on Tuesday for technology that allows its devices to read physical gestures and respond based on hand movements. That could lead to a major shift in how its users interact with their computers. Microsoft and Samsung already incorporate gesture controls into some of their …

San Francisco Apple Store gets unintended water feature

The Apple Store in downtown San Francisco got its own water fountain yesterday… sort of.<p>In the afternoon, a construction worker carrying out work on the the corner of Stockton and Ellis Streets, near to the Union Square brick-and-mortar store, accidentally burst a fire hydrant — resulting in a …

Apple might already be testing its next major iPhone operating system

Apple hasn’t had a chance yet to fix all performance issues and bugs some users have encountered in iOS 8, not to mention release other iOS 8 …

iPhone storage lawsuit against Apple is beyond frivolous – MacDailyNews - Welcome Home

“On Wednesday, Apple’s stock fell 1.9%, after it was revealed that a class action lawsuit was filed against Apple, alleging the company misled …

Mobile Devices

The First 21 Apps To Download For Your New iPhone 6

Every iPhone 6 comes with Apple's new iOS 8 mobile operating system pre-installed, which is capable of some great features like app extensions, widgets, and better-than-ever graphics.<p>We've collected the best apps to get your iPhone 6 ready for action.

Apps

Veteran with PTSD says service dog prompted mistreatment by airline

A U.S. veteran experienced some unexpected turbulence during a recent trip this month when he was scolded by a US Airways flight attendant when the vet’s service dog placed her paws on an unoccupied seat.<p>According to the Lansing State Journal, former Marine Eric Calley was traveling from Florida to …