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You can train your brain to be funnier, study suggests

Seasoned comedians use a different part of their brains than inexperienced jokesters — and cracks that come from this part of the brain are actually …

Jokes

iOS 10.1.1 update is causing iPhone battery issues

Apple's latest iOS update, 10.1.1 promises, among other things, "stability improvements and bug fixes." But some believe it's also carrying a new …

Mobile Technology

7 Superfoods To Restore Energy When You're Burnt Out

If you’re like many people, life just comes at you too fast to take much time out for yourself. Work, kids, commutes and life in general keep you on …

'Shark Tank' investor Barbara Corcoran reveals the productivity trick every entrepreneur should use

Since Barbara Corcoran made her fortune building and then selling one of New York's premier real-estate firms, The Corcoran Group, she has been a full-time investor on the popular reality show "Shark Tank."<p>In the past six seasons, Corcoran has made deals with about 30 of the entrepreneurs who have …

The psychology of why rekindled romances are so intense

Last month, the New York Times’ Modern Love column told the tale of two romantic relationships that ended and were then rekindled many years later. The author’s romance first ended when her boyfriend lost the piece of paper with her address and had no other way of contacting her. When they saw each …

Relationships

Internet post insulting Thai king's dog may land man in jail

<b>(CNN) —</b> A man in Thailand is facing up to 37 years in prison on charges that include mocking the King's dog.<p>Thanakorn Siripaiboon, 27, is accused of "liking" a Facebook page deemed insulting to King Bhumibol Adulyade and posting a sarcastic photo of the 88-year-old ruler's pet dog -- charges that …

This Google Employee Has A Brilliant Time Management Strategy

Create and protect your Make Time, people.<p>I recently wrote an email to our team that posed a simple challenge in time management. The response I got was unexpected, and I was urged to share it with more people—so here we are. Some of my fellow Googlers went so far as to make a video for those of us …

5 reasons why anxiety is so difficult to cope with (and what you can do about it)

<b>(hikrcn/Shutterstock)</b><p>If we aren’t careful, we can makes things worse. Here are some effective ways to keep your emotions under control<p>Melanie Greenberg<p>December 1, 2015 9:00am (UTC)<p>Have you ever had a friend or family member tell you to “just get over it” when you felt sad or worried? If getting rid …

What Being Left-Handed Says About Your Personality

Being left-handed says a lot about your health.<p><i>Correction: An earlier version of this post stated that people who use their left hands hear rapidly-changing sounds more easily than those who use their right hands. In fact, left-handers hear slowly-changing sounds better.</i><p><i>12 Little-Known Facts</i> …

How-To: Get the best iPhone trade-in price deal to help buy a new iPhone 6S

<b>Update:</b> In the year since we posted this, we’ve decided to seek out the best partner and do the trade ins ourselves. After doing a lot of research, we’ve decided to work with Myphonesunlimited who consistently offer the best prices for iPhones, iPads and other Apple, Windows and Android devices. Go …

Meet the guy who hacked the Apple Watch

“I guess I’m known as that firmware-poking guy,” says Hamza Sood, the young hacker who most recently found a way to create and add custom watch faces to Apple Watch.<p>Cult of Mac chatted with the London-based 19-year-old via email to find out more about what makes him tick.<p>“I think my first venture …

Can Fear the Walking Dead Avoid Becoming Just Another Zombie Show?

AMC‘s new spin-off series is scary and engaging, but how long can it go before it‘s just like The Walking Dead?<p>Though <i>The Walking Dead</i>, AMC’s brutal zombie-apocalypse drama, has introduced us to plenty of characters (hardened heroes, terrifying villains) and creepy locations (nightmare factories, …

Making a living from writing, writing from making a living

For authors from Ken Kesey to Nathan Filer and Christie Watson, conventional working life has provided a vital resource – and not only in getting the rent paid<p>According to Mark Twain, experience is an author’s most valuable asset: “It’s the thing that puts the muscle, breath and warm blood into the …

Mark Twain

$1M bond for Ohio mother accused of killing 3 young sons

BELLEFONTAINE, Ohio (AP) — A woman accused of killing her three young sons out of jealousy at the attention her husband paid them was ordered held on …

Amazon.com will stop accepting Flash ads on September 1

Amazon has decided to stop accepting Adobe Flash ads starting next month. The move, which goes into effect on September 1, affects not just the company’s website, but its whole advertising platform.<p>Flash is having a particularly bad year. In addition to all the usual security flaws it encountered, …

Software

Dr. Dre's alleged assault on a woman was in the 'Straight Outta Compton' script but it got cut

One of the most infamous moments in N.W.A. lore was Dr. Dre allegedly physically assaulting female hip-hop journalist Denise "Dee" Barnes.<p>In 1991, Barnes claims she was viciously beaten by then-N.W.A. rapper Dr. Dre on the floor of the woman's bathroom of the Po Na Na Souk nightclub in Los …

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 review

Twice a year each and every year, just like clockwork, smartphone reviewers like myself used to look forward to finding new ways to phrase the same exact complaint. <i>The [INSERT NEW GALAXY S OR NOTE MODEL NAME HERE] is a great phone with a stunning display, but the plasticky case looks bland and</i> …

19 Unusual Crossbreed Dogs That Prove Mutts Are The Ultimate Cute

I'll take one of each, please.<p><b>If you're thinking of adopting, here are some helpful links:</b><p>— ASPCA<p>— All Paws<p>— Petfinder

This small company wants to be Marvel 2.0 — and they just might do it

Together, the three of them — Dinesh Shamdasani, Gavin Cuneo, and Russell Brown —represented the corporate leadership of Valiant Entertainment, a small comics publisher with gigantic ambition.<p>They might even have a shot at realizing that ambition, with a recent nine-figure investment from the …

Intern leaves angry note at bottom of post-it notes for ex-colleagues

'By the time you read this, I'll be long gone from this s***hole': Intern leaves angry message at bottom of Post-It notes for ex-colleagues<p><b>An</b> …

A single gene has been linked with being a psychopath — and it’s very controversial

One gene in particular is linked with an increased risk of violent or aggressive behavior, studies have found.<p>Known as MAOA (monoamine oxidase A), this "warrior gene" controls the production of a protein that breaks down brain-signaling chemicals like dopamine, noradrenalin, and serotonin, which …

HitFix

The ‘Avengers: Infinity War’ Writers Explain Why They Made Thanos The Main Character<p>'Westworld' Season Two Begins With A Bloody 'Journey Into …

What Happens After You Win on *Shark Tank*: Stella Valle Jewelry Designers

Ever binged on a few episodes of <i>Shark Tank</i> and wondered what it's like being an entrepreneur going through the experience? It's easy enough to chart what happens to brands post-tank (see here and here), but what does it <i>feel</i> like? <i>Glamour</i> connected with sisters Ashley Jung and Paige Dellavalle, the …

Hacking cars and traffic lights at Def Con

One of the biggest hacking conferences in the world, Def Con, took place earlier this month.<p>Cybersecurity talks included hacking cars, traffic lights and social engineering - where actors tried to get real companies to reveal compromising information.<p>BBC Click's Dan Simmons went behind the scenes …

Breaking Bad, Seinfeld stars appear in “Barely Legal Pawn”

Even if you’re not one to watch a lot of TV, you’ve likely heard of Breaking Bad. If you’re of a certain age, you may have also heard of a …

Meta Mugshot: 19-Year-Old Poses for Mugshot Wearing Shirt Featuring His Last Mugshot

Nothing like a good T-Shirt to spruce up a mugshot right? Well, maybe not, but in the case of 19-year-old Robert Burt of Pittsfield, Maine the shirt …

19th Century British Expeditions in Africa and Australia Are Subject of Book Discussion

At the beginning of the 19th century, the British Empire that encompassed the interiors of Africa and Australia remained a mystery. Determined …