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15 Unethical Things People Do To Get Ahead In Life

People frequently bend or break the rules to their advantage and don't get caught. A recent Reddit thread asked for unethical life hacks people use to save money or get ahead. We've picked some of the most fascinating and devious examples.<p>These hacks are uniformly unethical. Some veer into fraud. …

Customer Service

How to build a computer

Building a computer used to be a complicated process, where careful selection of delicate parts was a necessity. When that collection of components …

Trends

This Graphic Translates Web Design Feedback into Plain English

We've all heard stories of people who look at a website mockup and say something like "It needs more pop!" or "Make it sleeker," without being …

The Best Hidden Features of VLC

VLC is easily one of our favorite media players (and yours too). However, it's not just a one-trick pony. Under the surface, there's a wide range of …

15 New, Must-Read Business Books For Achieving Success

Growing up as a kid, I never exposed myself to books unless I <i>absolutely had to.</i> Sometimes I’d “have to” read a book and write up a report. Other …

Self-improvement

This Graphic Offers Good-Looking Fonts to Replace Dull, Overused Ones

Everyone knows not to use Comic Sans, but it's not the only played out, overused font all over the web. This graphic offers some great alternatives …

Typography

Six Great DIY Projects for Hacking Computers and Networks

If you're testing your hacking skills or trying to learn more about security, your toolkit shouldn't end with your computer. If you're willing to …

Raspberry Pi

How to Uncover Blurred Information in Photographs

It's a common practice to blur or pixelate sensitive information like account numbers when you share an image online, but your info might not be as …

Tutorials

A List of OS X Yosemite Apps With Notification Center Widgets, Share Support, and More

Yesterday, Apple launched OS X Yosemite which brought a complete redesign to the OS and a number of features like Continuity, an enhanced Notification Center with widget support, iCloud Drive, and more. A number of developers have updated their apps to take advantage of those new features, and …

The Best PC Games of 2014

Top 20 PC Games of 2014<p><i>We've removed the top two games from this list as they've been delayed into 2015, and replaced them with two surprise releases</i> …

How can I make $10,000/month for next 6 months?

Rizwan Aseem<i><br>(2,000+ upvotes... I'm truly humbled, thank you... )</i><b><br>WARNING! There isn't an easy way to do this.</b> <br>But there is a simple way.<br>The simple way …

Product Management

Set Up Your Mac for Development in a Few Minutes

It's great to get a new computer, but it takes hours to actually get the thing set up so you can use it. If you're a developer, Lapwing Laps has a …

77 Books That Changed My Life and 3 Recommendations to Read More Books

If you want your life to be different… READ!<p>Words are thoughts that when shared are accepted as good ideas or bad ideas. Every single word you hear …

Books

10 Movies You Need To Watch To Be Successful

We’ve all had the experience of walking into the movies, and then walking out feeling like different people.<p>Movies have the potential to inspire, and …

Motivation

Pirate Bay Co-Founder Peter Sunde Arrested Years After Conviction

Peter Sunde, the co-founder of the BitTorrent file-sharing website Pirate Bay, has been arrested in Southern Sweden.<p>Reuters reports that Sunde’s arrest followed several years on the run following an earlier conviction for Pirate Bay-related copyright violations — although Sunde has remained visible …

Pirate Bay co-founder arrested in Sweden to serve copyright...

STOCKHOLM (Reuters) - One of the founders of file-sharing website Pirate Bay has been arrested in southern Sweden to serve an outstanding sentence for copyright violations after being on the run for nearly two years, Swedish police said on Saturday.<p>Fredrik Neij (R) and Peter Sunde (C), two …

North Africa

Pushbullet Pushes Files From Windows to Your Phone with a Right Click

Windows: Today, Pushbullet added a new feature to its Windows app. Now you can right click on a file to send it to any of your devices that have …

20 Gifts for the Productivity Nerd in Your Life (2011 Edition)

They say “it’s the thought that counts,” but everyone knows you get major bonus points for giving gifts that your special someone <i>will actually use</i>. …

Shopping

17 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Tired of wasting your time watching cat videos or scrolling through your Facebook newsfeed? Want to be more productive next time you go online?<p>Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>1. Digital Photography School —</b> Read through …

Listening Tactics

Everyone you try to speak to seems to have an abundance of distraction-inducing triggers in their environment; from text messages in a conversation …

Public Speaking

Boost Your Brain's Hidden Abilities With These Powerful Facts

Your brain was designed for greatness.<p>The infographic above highlights the rate our brains process information that enables us to carry out a busy …

The Brain

The Only Dressing Guide For Men You'll Ever Need

If Clothes maketh a man then this definitive dressing guide will show you how to wear them right. Suit up!

Course: Free Online Self Awareness Training

Behavior

What Does Your Handwriting Say About You?

Do you have sloppy handwriting or do you use lovely, precise cursive? Did you know it actually reflects on your personality? In fact, over 5,000 …

Personality

61 Ways to Lose Weight

Small changes can lead to really great results<p>A few years ago, one of my friends at <i>Men's Health</i> stepped on the scale and was horrified by the result. He'd somehow managed to pack 20 pounds of flab onto his previously skinny frame. When he looked into the mirror, he saw a fat guy staring back. He …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

How to Make the Most of an iPhone with Minimal Storage

With more and more of our data being stored in the cloud and entertainment like music being streamed, it seems like it should be easy to live with a …

Apps

Steam vs. Everyone Else: Who Really Has the Best Gaming Deals?

It's summer, and that means a Steam sale is just around the corner. But does Steam really deserve its reputation for amazing deals? Well, yes—but …

The New York Times Rent-or-Buy Calculator Updated with More Options

Buying a home is a major purchase, and for some it's not always the best deal. The New York Times has a calculator to help you with that …