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Want people to read your emails? Keep ‘em short and not so sweet

If you want people to read–and hopefully respond–to your emails, you should really pay attention to the data.<p>Email service Boomerang, which lets you schedule emails into the future as well as find out who’s read them, did a little research into its own customers to find out what, exactly, will get …

This is what happens when you swing an iPhone around your head (while skiing)

Technically Incorrect: A video of a man skiing down a mountain and apparently swinging an iPhone 6 around on a string mesmerizes YouTube.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>When it comes to YouTube videos that fascinate many, it's rarely …

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5 Shortcuts To Bonding Deeply With a Romantic Partner

How do you get to crazy love — or get crazy love back when it’s gone away?<p>Forget the silly relationship books, let’s look at the real science and get …

This Startup Lets You Pay Employees for Being Frugal on the Road

When you book a business trip, did you ever consider staying with your mom in Saint Louis, volunteering to take connecting flights from New York to …

You Don't Need to Be a Millionaire to Use These 10 Passive Income Strategies

Gain more financial freedom this year by taking advantage of these passive income ideas.<p>It's easy for millionaires to find passive income strategies that turn a profit, from commercial real estate investing to angel investing in a hot new technology startup. But what about the rest of us--those of …

1962 Porsche 356 Carrera 2

One of only 310 Carrera 2's ever built — and only 27 with a factory sunroof — this 1962 Porsche 356 Carrera 2 is a stunning example of one of …

Massive Parrot Disco will make you a real drone pilot

At CES 2016 Mashable's Lance Ulanoff got to check out Parrot's Disco Drone, which will fly longer than any of Parrot's previous consumer drones, …

MacTrast Deals – Pay What You Want: Learn to Code Bundle

- Jan 1, 2016<p>The new year is here, and what better time to learn a new skill. More skills = more money = happy wife = happy life. Get it in gear with …

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Verizon and Sprint customers can apply for millions in refunds before year-end

'Tis the season to ask for a refund.<p>If you're in the U.S. and your carrier is either Verizon or Sprint, there's one thing you mustn't forget before …

Get Married on a Floating Pavilion in the Middle of the Ocean

It may not be a UFO-themed hotel where you can repeat your nuptials dressed as an alien, but this floating wedding pavilion in the middle of the …

Income Profiles Of Financially Free People

I’m disappointed some people fail to understand some of the key messages in my posts. I need to write better. For example, in, “Are You Too Proud To …

Love Beer And Coffee? You Might Be A Psychopath

A new study associates taste preferences with personality traits<p>Humans have a unique affinity for bitter food, like dark chocolate, coffee, and broccoli. Most other animals interpret a bitter taste as a warning to stay away from a non-edible material, but some humans can’t get enough of it, though …

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The Pod Pro Will Keep Both Your Apple Watch And iPhone Charged

Since Apple wants us to put their hardware all over our body, it’s becoming harder and harder to remember to charge everything. The number one reason that I don’t wear my Apple Watch is that the battery is dead. Have no fear, third-party device creators are here.<p>Nomad has announced its battery pack …

A prominent VC firm just released a great cheat sheet to help you see through startup hype

Last night, the firm, which was cofounded by Netscape inventor Marc Andreessen and has invested in big names like Airbnb, Buzzfeed, Facebook, and Twitter, put up an excellent list of 16 metrics that every startup — and would-be startup investor — should understand.<p>For instance:<p>Have you ever been …

15 Brilliant Resources for Hiring an All-Star Team

When you’re laser-focused on growing your company, you can’t hire just anyone.You need a team of all-stars — people who can take your business to the …

11 Pixar Short Films That Are Guaranteed To Brighten Up Your Day

All the emotion of Toy Story or Wall-E, but in just a few minutes.

7 Things Successful People Do On Weekends

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Buying Guide – Ducati Monster

Reading time: about 12 minutes.<p>Buying Guides<br>• Ducati<br>• Italian<br>• Motorcycles<p>Introduction<p>The Ducati Monster is a motorcycle that was designed by Miguel …

What Good Is Thinking About Death?

We're all going to die and we all know it. This can be both a burden and a blessing.<p>In the heart of every parent lives the tightly coiled nightmare that his child will die. It might spring at logical times—when a toddler runs into the street, say—or it might sneak up in quieter moments. The fear is …

What’s the prime of your life?

Is ageing an inevitable decline – or are there unexpected perks to getting older? David Robson reports.<p>Do you ever worry that the prime of your life has already passed you by – and it didn’t even have the courtesy to let you know as it flew overhead?<p>They say that life begins at 40, or that 60 is …

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Credit card-size cellphone will free you from your iPhone

The iPhone is a distracting gadget. There’s texting, Facebook and a dozen-odd games I keep on the thing. I’m constantly being notified that there is something new to look at, a new Instagram post, a new Twitter reply, a new email.<p>Sometimes I just want to get away from it all, but I keep my iPhone …

Explore 'Battleship Island,' the isolated city that's sat untouched off the coast of Japan since 1974

Because of its distance from shore, the island became a permanent home for the mine's workers and their families. Hashima became a self-contained town, with homes, stores, and streets. Much of the architecture above ground was dedicated to large concrete apartment buildings to house the island's …

Volkswagen made a cat video. It's REALLY WEIRD.

Somehow, this is about leasing. Or cat cosplay. Or maybe taking hallucinogens.<p>The internet is built on cat videos. Lots of them. So it was only a matter of time before an automaker got with the program and capitalized on this particular brand of workplace-productivity annihilation.<p>Only Volkswagen's …

Hands on with the concepts of the Moab Easter Jeep Safari

Jeep has a way of tugging at the heartstrings of its enthusiastic owner base when the annual Moab Easter Jeep Safari rolls around. The 2015 version sees all boxes ticked in the off-road event's 49th year: multiple diesel engines on display, a pickup-truck-like model and more than a few nods to the …

One Guy Figured Out How To Plan The Best Road Trip Ever

Don't know where to go on your next family road trip? Let your computer decide for you! At least that's what two people did when they decided to plan the a road trip to see the entire United States.<p>Discovery News Reporter Tracy Staedter got in touch with Randy Olson, a Ph.D. candidate at Michigan …

Irresistible Gnocchi Casserole

Gnocchi casserole couldn't be simpler. This comforting dinner is great for any weeknight, and we know the kids will love it!<p>You know, I think it’s pretty clear that I’m from the Midwest. I mean, based on the number of casseroles I make in a week, it’s pretty obvious.<p>You fancy Californians with your …

GOLDMAN: Here's how millennials will completely change the economy

Because of factors such as lower unemployment rates and student loan debt, millennials have deferred major life events like getting married, having kids and buying a home, Goldman Sachs Global Investment Research found. However, millennials are getting increasingly ready for those milestones.<p>In …

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