Saar Yakolev

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7 Daily Rituals Successful People Use to De-Stress and Stay Productive

If you feel that stress is affecting your work, health, and well-being, you are not alone. Here are some tips on how to de-stress that actually work.<p>Today most of us are expected to do more with less. We lead lives that are more demanding on every front--work, family, social, health--with little …

Hackers are attacking US gas stations

After a gas station monitoring system was hacked earlier this year, Trend Micro researchers Kyle Wilhoit and Stephen Hilt decided to take a closer look. They set up fake internet-connected systems called "GasPots" -- honeypots that mimic the real ones -- in several countries to track hackers' …

Trend Micro

How to Stop Hackers from Stealing Your Data on Public Wi-Fi

You enjoy “free internet” through Wi-Fi hotspots libraries, coffee shops, at bars, and other public places. It seems harmless. Little do you know, a stranger could know your birthplace, the schools you attended, and your recent search history in 20 minutes.<p>Just a couple of years ago, strangers …

How A Popular University Professor Is Teaching Math To Students Who Hate It

I follow Steve Strogatz on Twitter, and while I don't always understand his tweets ("Would you like Bayesian or frequentist statistics with that?"), I do find them fascinating. When Steve tweeted that he'd be teaching an introductory math course for non-math majors at Cornell University …

Everything about the way we teach math is wrong

And it is a disaster that it isn't taught this way to students.<p>"A Mathematician's Lament" is a classic polemic (later expanded and published as a book) written by math teacher Paul Lockhart. The essay is a devastating and passionate assault on the mechanistic way mathematics is taught in most of …

Mathematics

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10 Lessons I Learned from a Year of Productivity Experiments

Over the last 12 months I have conducted countless productivity experiments on myself, interviewed some of the most productive people in the world, …

7 Leadership Lessons Tech CEOs Learned from Their Moms

To celebrate Mother’s Day, check out the lessons these tech leaders learned from their biggest inspirations: their moms.<p>It’s no doubt that the indispensable lessons we’ve learned from our moms are inextricably woven into our daily lives. But for some of Silicon Valley’s top CEOs and founders, it’s …

15 Million Students Learned to Program This Week, Thanks to Hour of Code

Hour of Code, a five-day-old initiative to get kids to take programming tutorials during Computer Science Education Week, will soon reach 15 million …

The Amazing Powers Of Just One Extra Hour Of Sleep

The end of Daylight Saving Time is one of our favorite excuses to sleep for an extra hour -- a decadent, once-a-year, Sunday morning treat.<p>Losing an hour when we "spring forward" in March does a number on the sleep-deprived: Car accidents and heart attacks spike, productivity plummets, and many …

7 Ways to Eat More Veggies

You’ll get MORE than your five a day with these tips—and that’s a very good thing<p>Struggling to eat your five servings of vegetables a day? The first step is making sure you have plenty of veggies readily available, says Rachel Berman, R.D., health content manager for About.com. But that’s not the …

Food

What's Really New In Android 4.4.1 And 4.4.2

Article Contents<p>Have issues with the Nexus 5 or Android 4.4 KitKat (we know you do)? Well, Google has iterated its way out of many of those issues …

5 Stupidest Things Americans Do Overseas

We're darn proud to be Americans, and we don't mind saying so -- whether we're here at our New York City headquarters or standing on foreign soil. But unfortunately, we've all seen the embarrassing U.S. traveler abroad.<p><i>Photo Courtesy of Steers. Article by Jamie Beckman, contributor to Budget Travel.</i><p>…

Budget Travel

National Geographic Photo Contest 2013, Part II

Time is running out to enter this year's National Geographic photo contest, the deadline for submissions is Saturday, November 30. One first-place winner will be chosen from each of the three categories, and the winning photographs will be published in National Geographic magazine. The overall …

10 of the most Jaw-Dropping Hotel Photos EVER

Whether these shots boast out-of-this-world views or simply ooze elegance and indulgence, they never fail to amaze or inspire. Here are our top 10 picks for extraordinary hotel photos.<p>By Kristen McKenzie, HotelsCombined.com<p>Here at the HotelsCombined office, we've all gotten pretty used to staring …

Top 10

11 Recipes That Will Change How You Cook Forever

You might think you make these 11 basic recipes well, but we have some game-changing tips that will make them even better<p>We admit it: There are some things we still don't know how to make. But there are also things that people think they make well that they actually completely ruin. Like scrambled …

Cooking

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12-minute Total-body Workout

You’ve got legitimate excuses for not working out: You can’t afford a gym membership and you don’t have any equipment at home. We asked Joe …

Workouts

Barley Risotto with Porcini Mushrooms

So savory and rich, this risotto is great for dinner on a cold night.

Mushrooms

11 Healthy "Hippie" Ingredients Everyone Should Cook With

And lo, the nutritional yeast rained down upon the popcorn. And lo, it was good.

Healthy Eating

Tips for making the most of Google Chromecast

For each of these tips to work you'll need to have Google Chrome and the Google Cast extension installed on your Mac or PC.<p>Stream your own local …

Easy, Delicious & Indulgent: Rozanne Gold's Best 10-Minute Lunches

It's Monday morning. You don't have much time to pack a lunch and get out the door to work or school — what do you do? If you're sick of relying on …

This Guy Left Google To Put The Power Of Big Data Into Small Classrooms

Prasad Ram (aka Pram) is founder, creator, and CEO of Gooru, “an open and collaborative online community where the best free materials for learning can be found, created, remixed and shared.” Gooru harnesses the power of data to enable personalized learning.<p>Pram used to be a big research scientist: …

iStudies Pro review: The perfect organizational app for college - CNET

<b>The Good</b> <b>iStudiez Pro</b> gives you a great layout to track your college courses, professors, assignments, and grades.<p><b>The Bad</b> The iPhone experience is not as good as it is on the iPad. Zooming into your calendar on the iPhone is helpful, but limited.<p><b>The Bottom Line</b> College students who want to get a …

Google Home Mini

Focaccia Recipe - Italian Flat Bread with Rosemary and Sea Salt

Caramelized Onion, Gruyere + Pepper Bacon Whole Wheat Pizza

In a large bowl, combine water, yeast, honey and olive oil. Mix with a spoon, then let sit until foamy, about 10 minutes. Add in 2 cups flour and …

13 CEOs and Founders Reveal Their Top Productivity Hacks | Inc.com

Evolution Punishes Selfish People, Game Theory Study Says

How long can you get ahead by screwing other people over?<p>Contrary to our Darwinian inclinations, evolution may not be as dog-eat-dog of a world as we thought it was. The selfish can survive for a while, but according to new game theory research, long-term survival requires cooperation.<p>Game …

Using Content Marketing to Teach Your Community

As the practice of content marketing goes mainstream, it is inevitable that it will be used in ways that undermine the very thing that makes it work …