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Jeff Bezos runs Amazon with 14 demanding leadership principles. Here's how a 23-year-old engineer leveraged 5 of them to land a job.

Amazon, led by Jeff Bezos, has outlined 14 leadership principles for its employees. From "ownership" to "dive deep," these guidelines are designed to drive innovative thinking and quick action.<p>For those interested in working for Amazon, which was ranked in a LinkedIn survey as the most desired …

Jeff Bezos

How to turn off Google's location tracking

When you turn off “location history” Google still tracks your location when you use several of its key services including Maps, search and the weather. Here’s how to really turn all of it off.<p>A report from the Associated Press has highlighted that the feature called location history is just one of …

Maps

14 free apps all students need on their phone (and in their lives)

The one for storing all your loyalty cards is SO good<p>As well as being <i>all</i> of the fun, the reality of student life sometimes present its own challenges. From maintenance loans not stretching far enough to having SO. MANY. LECTURES, it can be tough to know where to start when it comes to university …

Apps

Why the World Needs Doctors with These 3 Qualities

Doctors are sometimes blamed for the ills of the U.S. health care system, but our five-year research project in India and the U.S. revealed the opposite. Almost every high-performing health care organization we studied was led by a medical professional (something that academic research has also …

Health Care

5 Things to Do When You Feel Overwhelmed by Your Workload

Do your to-do lists stretch on and on — and on? Do you dread checking email on Friday afternoons, worried about seeing messages piling up when you’re just trying to get out the door? Or maybe you’ve noticed that anxiety is preventing you from concentrating on whatever you’re currently doing. You …

Self-help

23 Travel Tech Essentials That Will Upgrade Every Part of Your Trip

This year's coolest travel gadgets make it easier to communicate, navigate, connect, and relax when you're on the road.<p>If we asked you to tell us …

Gear & Gadgets

How to record the screen on your iPhone in a few easy steps

Want to show your non-tech-savvy relative how to set up their email without actually having to do it for them? Since iOS 11, Apple has offered a …

Apps

Ivanka Trump Offers Culinary Advice for People Who Have No Idea What Seasoning Is

Trump's groundbreaking tips on how to BE BEST include putting cinnamon in your oatmeal.<p>Seeing members of the Trump family try to connect with Real Americans is like watching a dog walk on its back legs: We all know it’s unnatural, temporary, and done for the benefit of whoever is paying attention …

Ivanka Trump

A full Windows 10 PC that fits in your pocket: The GPD Pocket2

This Pocket2 is a hybrid between a phone and a PC that packs the same processor as Microsoft's $799 Surface Pro.<p>If you're looking for a full Windows …

Windows 10

5 Travel Experts Share Their Smartest Travel Hacks

Travel, like any other things in life, requires a bit of practice: The more you do it, the better you get at making the most out of your time and …

Hacking

Why Lenovo's Google-powered display could be a good smart office option for SMBs

Lenovo's new Smart Display is besting competitor Amazon Echo in product reviews. Here's how you can use it.<p>"A Google Home with a screen," is how …

Product Reviews

The Best Cameras for Travel

Your bags are packed and you're ready to see an entirely new part of the world. But you want a travel camera better than your phone to snap images …

Cameras

Beat the heat with this personal air conditioner, now only $192 (Orig. $256)

If you are melting in this summer heat, the evaSMART EV-3000 could be your lifeline. This smart air conditioner creates a cool bubble of air around your desk or in your bedroom, providing instant relief. You can get it now for just <b>$192</b> (Orig. $256) at 9to5Toys Specials.<p>While desktop fans simply …

Domestic Technology

13 unusual things you should always pack when traveling

As fun as travel typically is, it can also be stressful. No matter how much you plan, in some way or another, there's always going to be some oversight. You'll inevitably leave behind your toothbrush or maybe your favorite shoes. Of course, you can often pick up menial things left at home when you …

Cleaning

This Portable Sony Projector Sets up in 5 Seconds

We’ve all thought about heading out to the backyard for an impromptu movie night, but the idea always passes quickly once you remember you have to …

Gear & Gadgets

Tisha B'Av: The dark watches of the night

HaRav Avraham Yitzchak HaCohen Kook zts"l<p>First Ashkenazi Chief Rabbi of Israel, revered and famed Torah sage, philosopher, writer, poet, iconic and …

Watches

Apple’s Shortcuts gives developers a reason to care about Siri

If you go to Apple’s App Store today and search “Siri,” you’ll find a collection of apps that connect with the AI assistant to help you do things like hail a Lyft, send a WhatsApp message, or send money to a friend with Square Cash. What you might not find without considerable effort is a quick …

You’re Never Going to Be “Caught Up” at Work. Stop Feeling Guilty About It.

Most people I know have a to-do list so long that it’s not clear that there’s an end to it. Some tasks, even quite important ones, linger unfinished for a long time, and it’s easy to start feeling guilty or ashamed about what you have not yet completed.<p>People experience guilt and its close cousin …

Self-help

Tower of Secrets: The Russian Cash Behind a Trump Skyscraper

One October day in 2007, a celebrity real estate developer in a greatcoat and powder-blue tie alighted from a stretch limousine in Toronto’s …

Stream video to any TV from your iPhone or Android with this $16 gadget

Rarely do you come across products that bridge the gap between iOS and Android. After all, Apple uses proprietary software and Google uses all sorts …

How to Use Mindfulness to Increase Your Team’s Creativity

There’s a fundamental contradiction when organizations ask employees to maintain a fast pace of work <i>and</i> be creative. What often happens in hectic workplaces is that employees resort to autopilot or habitual ways of working. When they don’t have the time or space to incubate novel and clever ideas, …

Who needs Paris? 10 smaller cities with just as much culture and style

Forget Paris, Rome and Vienna; these smaller cities are just as big on culture and style.<p>1. Vintage Seville<p>Andalucia’s lively capital may lack size, but it offers an atmospheric old town, 12th-century architecture, the Moorish Alcázar palace and the grand square of Plaza de España, combined with …

European Travel

Relationship-Based Care and Improved Health Outcomes

According to an article recently published by the BBC, a study conducted by the University of Exeter has revealed that patients who see the same …

Microsoft’s collaborative Whiteboard app is now available

Microsoft's Whiteboard app, which lets users collaborate on an intelligent canvas through their Windows 10 devices, is now out of preview and available for download. As with a physical whiteboard, Whiteboard lets you draw, erase and attach sticky notes. But unlike a traditional whiteboard, you can …

Software

Republicans Thought Peter Strzok Would Be a Punching Bag. He Just Knocked Them Out.

He was supposed to be a key in the imaginary conspiracy Trump’s congressional lackeys and media fantasists have desperately tried to write as …

Merkel Asks Mueller If There’s Anything She Can Do to Help

BRUSSELS (The Borowitz Report)—The German Chancellor, Angela Merkel, took a break from the <i>NATO</i> summit in Brussels on Wednesday to ask the independent counsel, Robert Mueller, if there is anything she can do to help.<p>According to those familiar with the phone conversation, Merkel told Mueller that …

Angela Merkel

The Best Travel Backpacks Are Like SUVs You Can Wear

Summer means trips of all shapes and sizes—from beach house weekends to month-long jaunts across Asia—and all trips require a roomy, pocket-laden backpack. GQ’s Best Stuff handpicked a dozen that are primed and ready for life on the road.<p>How essential is having the right travel backpack? Look at …

Without a Doubt, the 9 Best Documentaries on Amazon Prime Will Change Your Life

If you're a regular MyDomaine reader, you've no doubt noticed I've been watching a lot of documentaries lately. In the past few months, I've scrolled …

The top 5 new hotel restaurants in Toronto

New hotel restaurants in Toronto are some of the swankiest places to dine in the city. These spots are new in town, and so are the tourists that …

Early testimonial of iOS 12’s ‘Live Listen’ with AirPods shows just how useful it could be

With iOS 12, Apple is expanding its “Live Listen” feature to AirPods. This means users can have their iPhone act as a directional microphone, with audio being played back live to a pair of AirPods.<p>The feature could have incredible benefits for those with hearing problems, and one of the early …