Chris Yungstrom

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Star Wars reading list: where to start after you finish the movies

Take your first step into a larger world<p>The <i>Star Wars</i> universe is more than just a handful of blockbuster films and animated television shows. The sheer volume of material is a double-edged sword: it provides dedicated fans plenty of new material to immerse themselves in, but it can also deter …

Star Wars

Please Don’t Envy My Clean House

My house is almost always tidy, despite the fact that I have four boys who sprinkle pee and track in mud and wipe boogers on walls (because everybody …

Living Rooms

The stick shift: a love letter to a fun but fading American driving style

A manual transmission may seem demanding for drivers used to automatics, but it boasts real benefits – including a barrier against distracted driving<p>Last August, I flew from Philadelphia to Ft Worth to buy my dream car: a 2002 Jeep Wrangler. TJ model, soft top, cherry red, no rust and, of course, a …

Autonomous Cars

Big Data: The Management Revolution

Artwork: Tamar Cohen, Happy Motoring, 2010, silk screen on vintage road map, 26″ x 18″<p><i>“You can’t manage what you don’t measure.”</i><p>There’s much wisdom in that saying, which has been attributed to both W. Edwards Deming and Peter Drucker, and it explains why the recent explosion of digital data is so …

10 Signs You're Actually Very Selfish Though You Haven't Noticed It

“If you want happiness for a lifetime, help someone else.” – Chinese proverb.<p>If you search Google on selfishness, the majority of entries will tell …

Mark Hamill felt forced into returning for 'Star Wars: Episode VII'

Hamill said he, his wife, and Carrie Fisher were invited to a lunch by George Lucas' people while at a "Star Wars" event.<p>It struck Hamill as a bit odd. The actor figured it meant something big was going on; however, he never imagined it was another trilogy.<p>"George had told me specifically, he …

Star Wars

Emotional Intelligence: The Social Skills You Weren't Taught in School

You’re taught about history, science, and math when you’re growing up. Most of us, however, aren’t taught how to identify or deal with our own …

How Daily Meditations Can Reduce Work Stress And Increase Happiness

Picture This: Your alarm clock didn’t go off so you jump out of bed to get ready for work in 5 minutes. You spill your coffee while sitting in a traffic jam and, once you get to the office, you find out your co-worker has called in sick so you have double the workload. To top it all off, your …

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Top iPhone apps gone free for

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How to Do a Clean Install of OS X Yosemite

Apple released OS X Yosemite to the masses on Thursday as a free upgrade, so plenty of users are likely already busy preparing to install the new …

Grim Fandango returns with updated graphics, orchestral score and fan-made controls

A remastered version of <i>Grim Fandango</i> coming to PlayStation and PC platforms next year feels something like a video game miracle. Thanks to developer Double Fine's efforts and some smart people at Disney and LucasArts — people who can <i>make things happen</i> — players will get the opportunity to play Tim …

6 Reasons You're Not a Millionaire

In 2012, Australian mining tycoon Gina Rinehart was officially declared the richest woman in the world, boasting assets of more than $26 billion. Not …

Self-improvement