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ButterflyVPN is a router that unlocks the internet on-the-go

A limited internet doesn’t make sense, right? It seems like a contradictory idea, but in many places it is. Some countries restrict access to certain websites, and often services we know and love are not available in these markets. It’s a bummer, but there are ways to go around these digital …

14 Make-Ahead Keto Casseroles That Make Dinner a Breeze

Cooking

Google publishes list showing which Chromebooks are vulnerable to Meltdown vulnerability

Good news: not many<p>If you’re a regular Chromebook user and worried about the Meltdown bug endangering your data, Google has published a table on the Chromium Wiki detailing which devices are vulnerable, which aren’t, and which have been patched. You can read it in full here.<p>If the table says “Yes” …

Information Security

10 Questions to Ask Yourself if You Want to Have an Amazing Year | Inc.com

According to science, if you want to actually keep your New Year's resolution, it's better to start it February first. Why? Because the hubbub of celebrations and back-to-work chaos in January often gets in the way of thoughtful commitment to our goals.<p>Whether you take that advice or not, it points …

Positive Thinking

Zucchini Pasta with Lemon Garlic Shrimp

This <b>zucchini pasta with lemon garlic shrimp</b> is a delicious, gluten-free (and of course low-carb) version of shrimp scampi and linguini. Traditional …

Food

Must-Reads of 2017 Come With Some Behavior Lessons

Two of the year's best books help us understand how people act. A third one helps us understand a genius.<p>In 2017, hundreds of thousands of books were published in the United States alone. Many of them were terrific, and some were sensational (OK, I haven’t read all of them, not by a long shot, but …

Books

Here Is What Happens When You Fill A Car's Gas Tank With Coke

Most of us <i>definitely</i> haven’t thought about what a car would do if we put other liquids in an engine that runs on gasoline. But cars are running on …

Want to Lose Weight and Get in Better Shape? Science Says There's 1 Thing You Must Do First | Inc.com

The core FitnessGenes product provides a comprehensive online report showing your results across 41 different genetic variations. Some of these genes affect how you should train, some affect nutrition, some affect both. And you get diet and training recommendations based on your individual …

Fitness

How Are You Perceived at Work? Here’s an Exercise to Find Out

It’s not easy to understand how other people perceive us. We are often uncertain, confused, or even completely unaware of what we project. And this lack of self-awareness can be career-limiting.<p>Consider a former client of mine who was angling for the C-suite but had received feedback that his …

Leadership

50 Tough Questions You Never Ask Yourself, But Should | Inc.com

With the dawn of every New Year, pledges are made by hopefuls everywhere to do or change something big in their life and business. Most of these commitments are shelved or forgotten altogether soon after we ring in that very same New Year.<p><i>"Your vision will become clear only when you can look into</i> …

Self-improvement

How the Keto Diet—Even Without Exercise—Slays the Opposition

An American research team wanted to know which combination of diet and exercise has the most beneficial results on metabolic syndrome in 10 …

Diabetes

10 Great Works Of Art With Incredible Secret Meanings

Ever since Dan Brown wrote The Da Vinci Code, the Internet has been awash with people trying to solve the “mysteries” of great art. From aliens in …

How to Remotely Delete Data for iPhone and Android Devices

As mobile phones carry a significant amount of private data including message history and details, photos, and other confidential information, losing …

The Grand Tor: How to Go Anonymous Online

Fifteen years have passed since a couple of MIT grads and a Navy-funded researcher first built The Onion Router, or Tor, a wild experiment in …

Privacy

The Most Secure Account of All—If You Can Stand It

There was a time when high-status people signaled their worth with an ostentatious key fob for an expensive car. Today the keyring of an important …

Is Road Riding Worth the Risk?

The impact was as sudden and unexpected as lightning on a cloudless afternoon. One moment I was pedaling on a side road to my house after wrapping up a trail ride. The next I was 20 feet off the road on my back, tangled beneath my mountain bike in a stand of chamisa. People talk about their lives …

Autonomous Cars

How to Create an Anonymous Email Account

It's not easy to be anonymous on the internet. Here's how you can stay hidden even on email.<p>This story originally appeared on PCMag<p>Not long ago, the sharing economy seemed to take over. Privacy was dead, and no one cared. But that was a pre-Snowden era. Now, for some, the need to go truly anonymous …

Privacy

Improve Your Focus in 9 Minutes or Less With This Morning Routine

It’s your body’s job to house and protect your brain, but did you know that you can also use your body to strengthen your mind? In this article, …

How Children Change the Way We See

To be five years old is to be surprised by life. I’m amused by my children’s awe at quotidian things—a toy helicopter, a bubble bath, the visible tentacles on a plate of calamari. And I’m envious of their ability to attain something I often can’t: a state of transcendence induced by art. That might …

Parenting

4-Minute Brownie Pie

Forget about expensive mixes! This homemade brownie pie is a snap to fix, and it bakes to perfection in a pie plate. Slice the brownie into narrow …

13 Remarkably Inspiring Quotes on Greatness in the Workplace | Inc.com

• "Start with good people, lay out the rules, communicate with your employees, motivate them and reward them. If you do all these things effectively, you can't miss." - Lee Iacocca<br>• "The price of greatness is responsibility." - Winston Churchill<br>• "Strive not to be a success, but to be of value." - Albert …

Motivation

24 books Wall Streeters think everyone should read

Financial-services professionals are known to have demanding work schedules, but that doesn't mean they aren't setting aside time to crack open a few books.<p>We recently reached out to our contacts on Wall Street to find out what folks would recommend as must-reads just ahead of the holiday …

Books

Google is sharing its management tools with the world

Speaking at his alma mater in January, Sundar Pichai, Google’s low-profile CEO, revealed his key to effective management: “Let others succeed.”<p>Enacting Pichai’s advice is easier said than done. But Google is sharing some tools that might help. Its Re:Work blog is offering a series of instructive …