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New USCIS Policy Will Carry Harsh Consequences For Applicants

The leadership of U.S. Citizenship and Immigration Services (USCIS) seems determined to refute the notion that people in the federal government don’t work hard. To the contrary, top USCIS officials work around-the-clock to come up with creative ways to make life as difficult as possible for those …

Immigration

Why Reading Books Makes You a Better Person, According to Science

Researchers have found that people who read regularly are better off.<p>Books are good for people on so many levels. They can help you fall asleep, lower your stress through laughter or tears, provide an escape from reality, and offer exposure to perspectives different from your own. Here are three …

The Brain

Adobada

Adobada is a general term that refers to meat (often pork) that is marinated in a very thick, flavorful, chile-based mixture. When cooked in a hot …

Cooking

Elecciones en México: 7 de las noticias falsas más sorprendentes que detectó "Verificado 2018"

Nadie ha estado a salvo de las noticias falsas en las elecciones presidenciales de México.<p>Andrés Manuel López Obrador, Ricardo Anaya y José Antonio Meade han sido los principales objetivos de las "fake news" que se han esparcido por la red sacando provecho de la polarización política que vive el …

Capitalism Is The Reason Your Employer Is Screwing You Over

The answer: worker cooperatives.<p>Few businesses show the skewed dynamics between employer and employees as clearly as Amazon. Its CEO Jeff Bezos is the world’s richest person, with his wealth estimated at around $130 billion. He admits the near impossibility of spending these riches and commits $1 …

California woman ‘in shock’ after ICE agents detain father, a legal resident, outside home

The daughter of a Los Angeles man who was detained Sunday outside his home by U.S. Immigration and Customs Enforcement agents spoke out this week …

Bill Maher's HBO panel explodes over Trump's immigration policy: 'He's a big fat f*cking failure on the one thing he promised'

Two un-Trump Republicans got into a fierce fight over immigration on HBO’s Real Time with Bill Maher on Friday night.<p>Former George W. Bush staffer …

Capptu, o cómo vender a grandes marcas las fotos de tu smartphone en México

Con la revolución de los smartphones llegó <b>la revolución de la cámaras</b>, y con la revolución de las cámaras llegó la de los likes. Si nos la pasamos …

Recipe: Instant Pot Barbacoa — Recipes from The Kitchn

Potluck parties are full of dips, deli trays, and desserts. While you can try to make that a meal, why not be the one to bring the dish everyone …

This Teen Social Media Maven Joined Instagram When He Heard His Sister Had 1,000 Followers. Now, He Has Millions of His Own.

Declan Mortimer's journey provides key lessons for entrepreneurs of any age.<p>4 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Never let anyone tell you how to live your life. That was the biggest lesson that teenage entrepreneur Declan Mortimer’s parents taught him growing up …

Mark Text, un prometedor editor Markdown gratuito, de código abierto y multiplataforma

Atrás quedaron los tiempos en los que apenas salíamos de Word, Writer o Pages a la hora de escribir. Desde hace unos años surgen numerosos editores …

Endless OS lanza nueva versión mayor, una distro a prueba de novatos y para usuarios que no siempre tienen conexión a Internet

La gente de Endless OS acaba de anunciar el lanzamiento de la versión 3.4 de la distribución, se trata de una actualización mayor y que se enfoca …

5 dramas para ver en Netflix este fin de semana

Es momento de pasar un rato de descanso y de ocio como cada fin de semana. Para la que la aburrición no se apodere de ti, te tenemos algunas …

7 aplicaciones y juegos para Chromecast que deberías instalar

El Chromecast es un dongle para reproducir y proyectar películas, series o música en tu televisión, ¿no? Pues sí, pero hay muchísimo más que puedes …

Comprueba si tu contraseña de Taringa se ha filtrado en el ataque que afectó a 28 millones de cuentas

Si eres usuario de Taringa o alguna vez te registraste en la red social más grande creada en Latinoamérica, esto te interesa. Taringa sufrió un …

Google employees want to teach you to code for free with their latest app

A bunch of Google employees participating in the company’s Area 120 internal incubator have launched Grasshopper, a free mobile app for Android and iOS that teaches you the basics of programming.<p>It’s beautifully designed and is suitable for just about anyone who can be trusted to use a phone on …

Now That I'm 50, Here's What I've Learned About Achieving Success That Escaped Me at 25

Hitting the big fifty requires reflection almost as a duty. So I focused mine on what I've learned about success since being half my current age.<p>I like writing about timeless lessons for success or key behaviors that lead to success. I've even written about famous failures that will inspire you to …

Motivation

La poderosa y (a menudo) invisible razón por la que gente con poco talento tiene éxito en la vida

A menudo somos renuentes a atribuir nuestra buena fortuna solamente a la suerte. Preferimos creer que nuestras ganancias materiales o resultados positivos se deben a nuestra brillante inteligencia, capacidad, habilidades o trabajo duro.<p>Pero si el éxito está directamente correlacionado con nuestra …

These 3D printed homes can be constructed for $4,000 — and they might change the approach to underdeveloped housing

Following is a transcript of the video.<p>A home like this can be built in less than 24 hours at a cost of only $4,000. The secret? 3D printing. And they could help families living in poverty and unsafe conditions. New Story, a housing charity organization, and ICON, a construction tech company, have …

Trump proposal would penalize immigrants who use tax credits and other benefits

Immigrants who accept almost any form of welfare or public benefit, even popular tax deductions, could be denied legal U.S. residency under a proposal awaiting approval by the Trump administration, which is seeking to reduce the number of foreigners living in the United States.<p>According to a draft …

Immigration

Esta mapa interactivo nos permite explorar un "universo musical" con más de 300.000 artistas

Podríamos decir que toda la música esta conectada entre sí, ya que los seres humanos nos influenciamos unos a otros desde hace siglos. Hoy en día lo …

Cuándo cepillarse los dientes, cuándo usar seda dental, y cuándo enjuagarse según los dentistas

El momento idóneo para lavarse los dientes puede no ser el que piensas. Algunos dentistas tienen opiniones muy concretas sobre cuándo hay que lavarse …

6 signs you are a micromanager

As a manager or CEO it can be extremely difficult to self-diagnose whether you are a micro-manager or not. Especially if you run a fast-growing company, you might expect that your job entails staying on top of every detail, meeting, and conversation inside the business — let alone insuring that all …

Who Gains From Trump's Tariffs? China

This isn't the start of a trade war, it's friendly fire.<p>If Donald Trump was aiming at China with his lofty proposed tariffs on imported steel and aluminum, he’s a terrible marksman. Not only will Chinese leaders likely brush off the measures. They have good reason to embrace them.<p>China is …

30 Movies from the Past 10 Years Everyone Should Watch at Least Once

Movie night, here we come.<p>If you’re looking for great movies, look no further. I’ve compiled a list of fantastic films from the past ten …

After testy call with Trump over border wall, Mexican president shelves plan to visit White House

Tentative plans for Mexican President Enrique Peña Nieto to make his first visit to the White House to meet with President Trump were scuttled this week after a testy call between the two leaders ended in an impasse over Trump’s promised border wall, according to U.S. and Mexican officials.<p>Peña …

Donald Trump

Ten Skills Every Manager Needs -- But 90% Of Managers Lack

Dear Liz,<p>I’m the Training Manager in a great firm. I have developed and delivered customer service training, communication skills training and several other courses, but now I have a new and bigger challenge. My CEO asked me to develop an in-house leadership development program. I’m very excited …

Leadership

37 Underrated Netflix Hidden Gems You Should Already Be Watching

*bookmarks this post for whenever I'm bored*<p>1. <i>Sing Street</i> (2016): This truly underrated musical follows a teen in Dublin in the '80s as he forms a rock band to impress a girl.<p>—irishpink<p>2. <i>Train to Busan</i> (2016): It’s a Korean film about a zombie virus outbreak, and it's got a huuuuuuuge twist ending. …

Hunt For Undocumented Migrants Widens: ICE Using License Plate Scanners

The Trump administration is expanding into a new stage of immigration enforcement and raising serious questions about his true plans for DACA and …

Aprende a programar gratis en freeCodeCamp y gana experiencia escribiendo código para organizaciones sin fines de lucro

Si algo no te va a faltar en 2018 son <b>sitios donde aprender gratis</b>, y si lo próximo que quieres añadir a tu lista de habilidades tiene que ver con …