on a whim

Want to Be Really Happy at Work? Control These 8 Factors (Most People Don't)

That old saying that you're the master of your fate just happens to be true.<p>From Google's nap pods to Nike's basketball court, modern companies are going way (sometimes way, way) over the top to try to keep employees cheery. But when push comes to shove, controlling these eight factors might matter …

Self-improvement

Happy-hour shoptalk: There might be a brain-boosting side effect to alcohol

You’re way more likely to hear about alcohol making people slur their words than any purported boozy benefits. But a new study found sipping on some …

Lifestyle

ANCYL subregion strikes again with colourful press release mocking reshuffle

The Collen Maine-led ANC Youth League’s silence during this week’s latest Cabinet reshuffle may have been understood as an endorsement of the …

News (South Africa)

Samsung's new 360-degree camera has 17 lenses for VR streaming

​360 Round is aimed at specialist VR content creators.<p>Samsung has unveiled its 360 Round camera for recording high-quality 3D content for virtual …

Samsung

The Southwest Social Media Team Totally Made My Day Today

There’s nothing like a dose of kindness that plants a permanent smile on your face. Over the years, I’ve heard of countless stories of airline and …

Social Media

Man has a phrase stuck in his head and takes extreme action by getting it tattoed on his FACE

An impulsive tattoo enthusiast now has the words 'nothing to lose' etched across his face - because he couldn't get the phrase out of his head on the …

Tattoos

C3 expedition changed Charlottetown man's perspective

Dana Kenny says he sent in an application on a whim<p>Thinking it would be an amazing trip, Charlottetown's Dana Kenny says he filled out an application …

Canada

Try Again to Make Reservations at United’s Classified Restaurant

A couple months ago United opened up an exclusive invitation-only 36 seat restaurant called Classified in Newark’s Terminal C. The sent out …

Restaurants

Just Remember North Korea Can Destroy Low Earth Orbit For Everyone On A Whim

Kim Jong Un could use his ballistic missiles to create clouds of orbital debris, destroying US and allied military satellites and much, much more.<p>KCNA<p>…

North Korea

Senators Propose Bipartisan Compromise To Restore Insurance Subsidies

President Trump recently announced that he was pulling the plug on $7 billion a year in federal cost-sharing subsidies to insurance companies selling …

Consumer News

Lighted Telescoping Inspection Mirror

Telescopic range of 6-3/4" to 37-inches<p>Three years ago, I stumbled across this Lighted Telescoping Inspection Mirror mentioned in a Sears email. I …

Cool Stuff

A teen's first cruise: Highlights & lowlights

This summer I took a relaxing cruise from Seattle to Alaska on board the ship Oosterdam from Holland America. Over the course of a week the ship …

Live Music

Catalonia’s fight is driven by a passion for neighbourhood, not nationhood

The referendum wasn’t a spontaneous happening, it was the result of a neighbourhood solidarity that will outlast any constitutional settlement<p>It looks like we are in for a lengthy impasse on independence in Catalonia. But as this political stalemate unfolds, a much more fundamental process of …

Opinion

The search for the freest city in the world

To Toronto, and a harrowing reminder that countries outside the British archipelago have identifiable seasons. The sun, which looks close enough to …

Cities

Kovacevic: Blaming the media? Hey, go nuts

Email<p><b>TAMPA, Fla</b>. -- See that photo up there?<p>That was Sunday at Heinz Field, early in the second half of the Steelers' 30-9 loss to the Jaguars. It's …

Ben Roethlisberger

Why People Are More Likely to Buy Frivolous Things on Their Smartphones

By understanding your customers' mindset and intent, ecommerce businesses can tailor their sites to accommodate the needs of different customer segments.<p>In less than a decade, mobile technology has become ingrained into nearly every aspect of our lives. We’re now dependent on our smartphones, with …

Buzzfeed

Ex-bikie jailed for car builder's murder

A NSW bikie who killed a custom car builder "on a whim" in a dispute over a rare motorcycle has been jailed for more than 25 years.

Crime

Strawberry mousse mini tarts

We made these cute little mini tarts at the deli this Saturday on a whim. We were nibbling on a bunch of Loving Earth chocolates (hello Turkish …

Dessert

How Risky Are You Compared To Everyone Else?

Are you too shy to fly?

Scuba Diving

10 Best and Fastest Remodeling Tips for Beautiful Looking House

Are you looking for Remodeling and want to see best upgrade in your home for this wonderful and aspecious new year.Learn how to remodel, how to …

Home Improvement

The Trump Administration Just Made It Much Harder to Get Birth Control

The Trump administration on Friday rolled back the federal mandate that requires employers to provide birth-control coverage in their employee …

Fashion

Lack of access to Rakhine state ‘unacceptable’: UN

GENEVA: The lack of humanitarian access granted by Myanmar’s government to Rakhine state, where more than half-a-million Rohingya Muslims have fled …

Asia

Our Favorite Knitwear Line for Fall Also Made Jennifer Lawrence’s Most Iconic Sweater

Maria Dora designs ’70s-inspired knits that deserve starring roles in films and closets.<p>Maria Dora’s knitwear landed a starring role in a film on a …

Fashion

Fashion Entrepreneur Miriam Alden Considers CHANEL Her First Love

Judging by her wardrobe, Gucci and Saint Laurent are tied for second. Vancouver.<p>Miriam Alden’s route to becoming a showroom proprietor and fashion …

Celebrity Style

50 Little-Known Ways to Land a Cheaper Flight or Hotel

Expert-backed tips, techniques and money-saving tools to help you secure a deal.<p>As any seasoned traveler can attest, guidebooks, magazines and …

Airlines

Fit in my 40s: ‘After 10 minutes in a hypoxic chamber, I felt sluggish’

Elite athletes train at altitude to improve their performance at sea level. Can non-elite athletes replicate that by using a special chamber?<p>Hypoxic training is a fancy-gym fad, along classic fad principles. Elite athletes, the thinking goes, train at altitude to improve their performance at sea …

Triathlons

3-Ingredient Pancakes Recipe

Recipe by: repeatdreaming<p>"The epitome of simple breakfast food. Top pancakes with a little maple syrup."<p>ADVERTISEMENT<p>Added to shopping list. Go to …

Breakfast

Revealed! If every Premier League club was a Simpsons character

Frankly, we didn’t realise they were still cranking out this past-its-prime 1990s TV staple... but enough about the Premier League. We’re here to …

TV

Cheap Arduino robot teaching resource

Years ago, I built a robot chassis consisting of hardboard, two motors, two wheels, plus a third pivoting trailing wheel to keep the thing upright. …

Arduino

Mom Reminds Parents to Talk to Their Partners About Things Other Than Kids

After welcoming kids, long gone are the nights of going out with your partner or friends on a whim and deciding on fun things to do last minute, and in come the requests to wake up with the baby in the middle of the night or change a diaper. Morgan Ramsey is fully aware of this fact as she's in the …

Parenting