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12 Mind Tricks That Will Make People Like You and Help You Get Ahead

Guest Writer<p>Co-author of Emotional Intelligence 2.0 and President at TalentSmart<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When you're working hard and doing all you can to achieve your goals, anything that can give you an edge is powerful and will streamline your path to …

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12 psychological tricks to winning people over

When you're working hard and doing all you can to achieve your goals, anything that can give you an edge is powerful and will streamline your path to success.<p>Mind tricks won't make you a Jedi, but using the brain's natural quirks to your advantage can have a positive impact on everyone you …

20 Surprisingly Profound Quotes From Fantasy And SciFi

Gaming

Two teen programmers talk about why they love Linux, love Google, and don't hate Windows 10

So it is with teen techies and developers. Apple has become a huge focus for teens of late, so much so that Apple came up with a whole teen program for them at its annual World Wide Developer conference.<p>But the open source operating system Linux, with its kumbaya open-source development cycle - …

iPhone 6 and 6 plus: Apple goes thinner, bigger and faster

Apple has announced two new, larger iPhones as it aims to meet consumer demand for larger “phablet” smartphones.<p>The iPhone 6 and iPhone Plus have bigger screens, fingerprint sensors and mobile wallet services for allowing smartphones to be used like contactless debit and credit cards.<p>The new …

An Amazing Smartphone App Just Saved A Baby's Life

As local TV station KXLY reports, it began at a store called Empire Dance Shop. A clerk was alerted about a baby "turning blue." She is actually a former lifeguard so she lept into action and started doing rescue breathing on the baby after calling 911.<p>That's when the magic happened.<p>A mechanic …

Here's Why The iWatch Will Look Like Nothing We've Ever Seen Before

While it could be tempting to think Apple's wearable will look something like the dozens of renderings and concepts floating around, it's important to remember how very wrong people were before the debut of the original iPhone and iPad.<p>In the end, both the original iPhone and iPad defied …

diy tattoo alternatives

get inked up…sort of.<p>Ever since Bang Bang, the New York-based tattoo artist that serves the likes of Cara Delevingne and Jourdan Dunn, handed the needle over to Miley Cyrus and a couple of weeks ago, I’ve been seriously contemplating taking my long-time tattoo dreams into my own hands, Miley-style. …

Windows 9 preview reportedly coming in late September

Microsoft is preparing to launch a preview version of its next operating system, Windows 9, next month, reports ZDnet.<p>We first heard news about Windows 9, previously codenamed Threshold, at the beginning of the year. This version of the OS is rumored to focus more on consumer-facing support, which …

How to Turn Your Living Room Into a Fallout Shelter

In the event of a nuclear attack, the best thing to do is to take shelter underground. But if you're stuck aboveground, the next-best thing to do is to build a DIY "expedient shelter." We show you how.<p><b>The demand for well-stocked fallout shelters</b> has receded since the end of the Cold War. Today, …

Apocalypse Hollywood: Survival Lessons From the Stars

The dead have risen and you need to make a fast choice; run for the mall, where you'll be spotted, but there are food, guns and shelter, or go hide in the country, picking off zombies one by one. What do you do? At Popular Mechanics, we take survival seriously. If you're caught in a disaster,lost …

Science Fiction

'iPhone 6 production starting next month'

Apple's new larger-screened iPhone 6 is rumoured to be heading into production as early as next month<p><b>Apple</b>'s next <b>iPhone</b>, which is said to feature a larger screen than previous incarnations, is reported to be heading into production next month.<p>The next model, dubbed the iPhone 6, will come in two …

Apple’s 12-inch MacBook Air could enter production next quarter

Apple will kick-off mass production of its eagerly anticipated 12-inch MacBook Air in Q3 this year, according to a new report from DigiTimes.<p>The report notes that Quanta Computer is set to manufacture the laptops, and suggests that they will feature minor under-the-hood changes although will retain …

Minuum keyboard coming to the Moto 360 and Android Wear

When it comes to maximizing space on a smaller display, the Minuum keyboard bills itself as the perfect solution. Essentially the keyboard squeezes an entire alphabet onto one line and actually works pretty well thanks to solid predictive capabilities built-in.<p>Although the app itself has limited …

Soundhawk's earpiece lets you pick exactly what you want to hear

Just don’t call it a hearing aid<p>Would you wear a hearing aid if you didn't really need one? Say you could hear perfectly — or at least very well — and there was something that could dramatically and selectively improve your hearing in noisy places, like a crowded bar or restaurant. Would you do it …

Tiny Wireless Earbuds Could Be Damn Near Invisible When In Use

Two tiny, cylindrical earbuds that could be great–if you don’t lose them.<p>Earin, currently attracting tons of money on Kickstarter, is a tiny wireless earbud product that’s a bit different from anything currently on the market–and by doing things so differently, it might be the first pair of …

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