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How Perfectionists Can Get Out of Their Own Way

Like any extreme trait, perfectionism can be a double-edged sword. Having high standards and being hardworking can help someone stand out in a crowded field, and their tenacity can help them improve their skills over time. And, to an extent, being very conscientious can help avoid errors.<p>The …

Self-improvement

Dr Michael Mosley: Anti-age your body!

Anti-age your body! In his latest most revolutionary Life Play yet, Dr Michael Mosley reveals the simple lifestyle tweaks that will help you rolls …

Holistic Medicine

This is a Test – Music For Appreciating and Evaluating Audio Equipment

<i>A quick intro: Scott Eastlick will be writing for AudioStream moving forward on many things music-related, creating original sonic mixes for our</i> …

Audiophile

32 Genius Gadgets Under $40 On Amazon That Are Basically Out Of A Black Mirror Episode

<i>Black Mirror</i> is science fiction, but sometimes it hits pretty close to home — and today’s modern world is actually filled with high-tech devices that …

How to Win over Critics and Get People to Love Your Ideas

Get people onboard and get going.<p>One of the skills I've had to develop over the years is the ability to influence people to embrace and accept dramatically new and unfamiliar ideas. In my first career as a designer, I've learned it is best to have at least three solutions for consideration, not …

Leadership

Automate lawn watering w/ Netro’s Smart Sprinkler Controller for $99 (Reg. $120)

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Netro Home via Newegg is currently offering its Sprite Smart Wi-Fi Sprinkler Controller (6-Zone) for <b>$99 shipped</b>. That’s $20 off …

Turn a single-bulb garage or basement light socket into a motion-activated light

My previous house had those old-style ceramic, single-bulb ceiling light fixtures in the basement. There were three of them in about a 1000 ft² area, …

This $60 Home Security Camera Has Some Awesome Features You Won’t Even Find on a $300 Nest Cam

This security camera is a great alternative to the popular Nest Cam models, but it’s designed with an upgraded feature you won’t find elsewhere. Find …

A look at open source image recognition technology

At the Supercomputing Conference in Denver last year, I discovered an interesting project as I walked the expo floor. A PhD student from Louisiana …

Warren Buffett Offers Up 6 Timeless Tips to Kick-Start Your Way to Success

The Oracle of Omaha has handed out profound advice over the years. Here are six tips to seriously consider as you create your own success.<p>Warren Buffett knows a thing or six about creating wealth and success. The Oracle of Omaha has freely handed out profoundly simple (but profound, nonetheless) …

Self-improvement

Urban dwellers will like the sound of these noise-canceling windows

One of the joys of living in the countryside must surely be pushing open the windows each morning to allow the soothing sounds of birdsong to float …

Consumer Tech

This Michigan-developed material is a solar power breakthrough: BTN LiveBIG

It is estimated that in an hour, the Sun blankets the Earth in more energy than the whole of humanity uses in a year. Some of that energy, of course, …

A New Supplement, Basis, Could Change the Way You Age

Elysium Health’s new supplement, Basis, can help keep your body healthy into old age<p>“I’m here for a good time, not a long time.” It’s the mantra for …

Medicine

Introducing Asia's new crop of co-working hotels

<b>(CNN) —</b> As remote working becomes more mainstream , your "office" can be at home, by the beach in the Maldives or at a cafe in Sydney .<p>According to a 2017 report by Global Workplace Analytics and FlexJobs, the number of telecommuters in the US workforce has increased 115% over the past 10 …

Hong Kong

The Definitive Guide to Chatbots: These Bots Are Here to Serve.

No, they're not sci-fi robots. They're computer programs that interact with your customers and earn you sky-high approval ratings.<p>16 min read<p>Over the past two years, chatbots -- or technology-fueled virtual assistants -- have taken the world by storm.<p>At first, chatbots were merely a computer-based …

Your 20 favourite ski resorts

Here at Telegraph Ski and Snowboard, we’re always telling you which ski resorts are best for this or that, from the most convenient ski-in/ski-out places to the snowiest spots for early or late season.<p>We decided to turn the tables and let you decide on the top resorts for a change. Analysing our …

Grape Solar 100W Solar Panel for RVs, Boats, more now $89 shipped (Reg. $130)

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Home Depot offers the Grape Solar 100W Polycrystalline Solar Panel for <b>$89 shipped</b>. For comparison, it regularly sells for around …

Home Depot

Beak is a new smart home hub armed with an IR blaster to control air conditioners and more

Adding smartphone control to all of the devices in our home doesn’t require replacing everything, at least not according to a new smart hub called Beak. Armed with an IR blaster, Z-Wave and a long list of compatible gadgets, the hub can turn just about any home appliance from air conditioners to …

Steve Jobs Knew How to Write an Email. Here's How He Did It

A detailed look at an old email from Steve Jobs teaches some important lessons.<p>Undoubtedly, Apple co-founder and visionary Steve Jobs wrote several thousands of emails throughout his life. Relatively few of them have been shared with the public, and most of those are short responses to customer …

News Corp

Light under your bed w/ these motion-activated LEDs over 50% off: just $5.50 Prime shipped

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Jackyled Direct (99% positive lifetime from over 19,000 customers) via Amazon has its motion-activated under-bed LED light strips …

Jeans for Short Men: Peter Manning vs. Ash & Erie

Hong Kong From Above: Drone Photography by Timothy Ma

<b>Timothy Ma</b> is a talented young photographer, retoucher, explorer and drone pilot based in Hong Kong. Timothy loves to explore his native city and to …

This $15 Gadget Transforms Your iPhone Into a Universal Remote

Keeping track of all of your remotes that control each device in your home can be a challenge. Fortunately, <i>Boy Genius Report</i> has discovered an …

This Chatbot Will Help You Sue Anyone - MIT Technology Review

As a young programmer, Joshua Browder built a chatbot to act as a kind of AI lawyer that would help people dispute parking tickets. Not only did it …

Intelligence

Roadside barrier that folds like origami blocks traffic noise

For homes too close to highways, the sound of silence may be close at hand. A sonic barrier that relies on pre-crimped aluminium may be able to block …

Google X and the Science of Radical Creativity

How the secretive Silicon Valley lab is trying to resurrect the lost art of invention<p>I. The Question<p>A snake-robot designer, a balloon scientist, a liquid-crystals technologist, an extradimensional physicist, a psychology geek, an electronic-materials wrangler, and a journalist walk into a room. The …

The FitOn is an affordable smartwatch that promises full functionality

Given the astronomical prices some are willing to pay for cycling classes, juice cleanses, and meal plans, it’s no wonder that we seem to think that …

CanJam at RMAF2017: Advanced Alpha and GT-R Over-Ear Open Planar Magnetic Headphones

Maybe it was just the show conditions, or maybe I was just in the right mood, but holy smoke these sounded really good to me on first listen. I've …

Revolutionary 'Air Breathing' Battery Can Store Electricity For Months At A Fraction Of The Cost

There is no downside here.<p>A team at MIT have developed a radical new “air breathing” battery that can store energy for months on end, comes at a …

Fintech startup Revolut is signing up 40 new business customers every day

LONDON — Foreign exchange startup Revolut is expanding rapidly, signing up 16,000 companies to its business accounts in just four months.<p>CEO Nikolay Storonsky disclosed the figure during a presentation at the LendIt Europe conference in London on Tuesday. Storonsky said Revolut is signing up 40 to …