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Video game obsession isn’t really about the video games. It’s about unmet psychological needs

Many parents are concerned with their child’s seemingly obsessive video game play. Fortnite, the most recent gaming phenomenon, has taken the world …

Psychology

"Holy Grail" Metallic Hydrogen Is Going to Change Everything

The substance has the potential to revolutionize everything from space travel to the energy grid.<p>Two Harvard scientists have succeeded in creating an …

White Sands National Monument, New Mexico

Location<br>Located west of Alamogordo, N.M., White Sands National Monument is the world's largest gypsum dune field, a surreal high-desert landscape …

National Parks

How I'm recovering from perfectionism

Perfectionism is a sneaky mental illness. I know because I'm a recovering perfectionism addict.<p>On the surface, the voice of perfection makes you think that it's only trying to help.<p>After all it only wants to help you be all that you can be, right? Not only that, but it's supposedly <i>protecting</i> you …

The Secret Reason Your Houseplants Keep Dying

<i>This piece originally appeared on PureWow.</i><p>Here’s the situation: You just bought a brand-new philodendron, repotted it in a pretty ceramic vase, put …

Jeff Bezos Just Lost Nearly $6 Billion

In pure dollar terms, Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos is having a much worse day than you are.<p>After Amazon (AMZN) reported disappointing earnings Thursday …

Macy's Is Teaming up With Etsy to Win Over Millennials

Macy’s (m) is trying something new to win over the younger shoppers it so covets: an Etsy (etsy) shop in its gigantic Manhattan flagship store.<p>The …

7 Ways to Go From a Boss to a Leader

Many people view the terms “boss” and “leader” as interchangeable — but they are vastly different. To determine which one you are, I encourage you to …

10 Steps to Becoming a Burger Expert

By Leslie Stephens<p>Our definitive guide to burgers--for now, and to carry you well through tailgating season.<p>More: 5 tricks to making a mind-blowing burger<p>Burgers are easy: Just buy a patty at the store, grill it, and serve. But great burgers--those juicy, …

Burgers

A $100 billion Spanish retailer is outsmarting everyone else in the industry

Inditex's valuation mark surpassed 100 billion euros (about $109 billion) on Wednesday.<p>Shares have been up 36% in the last year.<p>This accomplishment makes Inditex the most valuable company in Spain.<p>Its achieved market value is only held by about 80 companies worldwide, according to The Business of …

'Oldest' Koran fragments found in Birmingham University

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/uk/1181000/1181712_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1534404867_8ee66116973b5537a387f2cd2d9bc207<p><b>What may be the world's oldest fragments of the Koran have been found by the University of Birmingham.</b><p>Radiocarbon dating found the manuscript to be at …

Onefinestay, A High-End Airbnb Rival, Confirms $40M Raise From Intel Capital, Hyatt And More

As Airbnb closes in on a major round of financing that will reportedly value it at $24 billion, smaller startups riffing on the same model of renting out private homes are also heating up.<p>Onefinestay, a five year-old business out of London that focuses on renting out private luxury homes, has …

MBA by numbers: Top programmes for entrepreneurship | Financial Times

Stanford’s MBA programme is best for entrepreneurship, an indicator created by the Financial Times reveals. Five other schools from the US, three …

Break These 4 Resume Rules to Land a Job

Ditch the traditional resume.<p>America is back, baby!<p>With more and more U.S. cities raising their minimum wages, job applicants are more excited about …

Gorgeous Glass Vessels Beautifully Engraved with Trees by Kayo Yokoyama

“In Australia, I live among trees; trees are an essential factor for me to fell connected and at home.” Japanese artist Kayo Yokoyama creates beautifully detailed glass sculptures engraved with trees. Like a dentist, she uses hand-held motor drills with small diamond tipped burrs to carve her …

How To Choose Perfect Bed Linens

Did you know that we spend 26 years sleeping in our beds!? If we are going to spend that much of our lives in bed, then shouldn’t our beds be the …

Slip into summer: 10 of the best sliders – in pictures

Summer’s cheapest footwear is back, this time with a pop of colour and a durable sole. Socks optional.

Accessories

How to turn great iOS app ideas into something real

My friends, family and even complete strangers are constantly asking me how to get their million-dollar app idea in the App Store.<p>This is always a shocker for me because, after countless hours of hard work over the past two years, my app is barely breaking even.<p>But I can offer one solid piece of …

iOS Apps

Inside the office of London design company MOO, which prints some of the coolest business cards around

In 2012, for example, MOO acquired online profile site Flavors.me. The company has also launched a range of Near Field Communication business cards, which are embedded with a microchip. When the cards are touched to a smartphone, it can download contact information and other details.<p>Here are some …

How To Successfully Start Your Own Online Business

Jess Levin of Carats & Cake shares how to make it as a female entrepreneur in the digital age.<p>In the digital age of blogging, online services and budding e-commerce sites, there's an endless sea of opportunity waiting to be discovered on the internet for the next generation of entrepreneurs. When …

6 Flight-Booking Hacks to Save You a Ton of Money on Airfare

It's tough to say what's worse when buying a plane ticket: knowing that fares may drop and that you're probably getting screwed, or never knowing how much extra cash the airlines actually got off you.<p><i>By: Sophie-Claire Hoeller</i><p>It's tough to say what's worse when buying a plane ticket: knowing that …

Hacking

10 Mistakes You Make When Booking Airfare

Covering everything from when to book and when to fly to some of the top travel tools for staying getting the best airfare prices, some seriously useful tips for getting the biggest bargains in the sky are ahead.<p>If you're wondering why you never manage to bag a flight for quite as cheap as the next …

Flying

10 Best Doughnut Shops in the U.S.

From Homer Simpson to the now-ubiquitous cronut, doughnuts have long occupied a special place in the heart of American popular culture. In recent years, however, this sweet, starchy treat has become a favorite of discerning foodies, with new shops popping up around the country, offering a selection …

Travel Guides

YouTube: Hank Green tells fellow creators to aim for '$1 per view'

Online video veteran sees crowdfunding as the answer to his peers’ complaints about YouTube’s low advertising rates<p>Good news: online video star Hank Green has made around $2m of advertising revenue from the billion views of his videos over the last eight years. Bad news: he spent more than $4m …

11 Flower Hacks to Make the Prettiest Arrangement Ever

And instantly make any room look like a million bucks.<p><b>Jessica Marshall</b>, owner of <b>Miss Daisy Floral Design Studio</b> in <b>Las Vegas and New York City</b>, let us in on some of her floral tricks to make decorating your home with beautiful flowers easy and simple.<p><b>1. Cut flower stems at a 45-degree angle one inch</b> …

10 Clever Ideas That Will Make Camping Easier And More Fun!

Camping is a classic summertime activity, and it’s a great way to spend quality time with your family enjoying the outdoors. But there’s no denying …

15 Camping Essentials That You Should Have.

Collection of 'Camping Essentials That You Should Have' from all over the world.<p><b>Solo Stove</b>: This super efficient camp stove is made using a one piece …

10 Things You Absolutely Need In The Bedroom

How many can you check off the list?<p>The pieces and ideas you need for your most comfortable, luxurious, and personal bedroom ever. How many can you check off the list? This piece originally appeared on elledecor.com.

Interior Design

11 Starbucks Hacks for Coffee Lovers

Iced Teas are double-strength in pitcher and watered down for your final recipe. Ask for "no water" for a much stronger (and, in my opinion, more effective) flavor.<p><i>What are some favorite Starbucks hacks?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great</i> …

Hacking

8 Destinations That Totally Own Spring

By winter's end (or, let's be honest, well before), we get that nature-starved feeling and start looking everywhere for signs of spring. And in these eight spots in the U.S. and abroad, you won't have to look far.<p><i>By Laura Pearson for the Orbitz Travel Blog</i><p>By winter's end (or, let's be honest, well …

Cherry Blossom