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How I Learned To Give A Powerful Talk In Under 5 Minutes

Most of the time, you won't have a captive audience for 20 uninterrupted minutes anyway. Presenting in front of a crowd usually gives me the shakes. I compensate by talking quickly through slides stuffed with facts. I rarely rehearse. Instead, I'll usually keep a few main points in my head and improvise the rest of a 15- to 20–minute talk. Read Full Story

Google, Mayo Clinic, Harvard Team Up for Easy Symptom Search

  Roughly 1 percent of searches on Google are symptom related. Starting  this week, when consumers access Google’s mobile search for information about certain symptoms, they will quick, accurate facts on relevant related medical conditions up front on their smartphone or other mobile device. Show More Summary

Quick facts: #Brexit consequences

Britain is expected to submit an application to leave the European Union, with two years of talks to follow. ||| Brussels - Britain is expected to submit an application to leave the European Union following Thursday's referendum, after which it would have two years to negotiate an exit. Show More Summary

5 Quick Facts About Kevin Hart

1. Kevin Hart went from working as a low-wage shoe salesman to having his own shoe line! He reportedly makes $8- to $10-million annually from Nike. 2. His 2011 stand-up tour grossed $15 million. His 2015 tour, which brought in $35 million in pre-sales alone, covered 112 cities in 13 nations on 5 continents, and even sold out a football stadium. 3. Show More Summary

8 moisturizers over $100 that are actually worth it

Life as a woman who’s into beauty products can be expensive. Between the makeup, skin care, hair products, blowouts and manicures, things can get pricey pretty quickly. In fact, a 2013 report found that the average woman spends $15,000 on makeup (just makeup!!) in her lifetime. And let’s be real, some of us will probably […]

PETA Likens Women To Chickens In Terribly Misguided Tweet

Quick reminder: Women are human beings, chickens are farm animals. Non-profit organization People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), apparently forgot that rather important fact. On Tuesday, PETA tweeted a quote from the organization's president Ingrid Newkirk that read: "Discrimination is discrimination, and it's wrong. Show More Summary

7 Genius Tips For You To Clean The Bathroom Quickly

Let’s face facts: cleaning the bathroom is one of the more unpleasant household chores that we undertake on a weekly... The post 7 Genius Tips For You To Clean The Bathroom Quickly appeared first on Lifehack.

Game of Thrones 6.7 recap: 'The Broken Man'

I don’t hate Game of Thrones. That may seem obvious from the fact that I’ve now spent (quick calculation) 10.8 days of my life writing Game of Thrones recaps. But it seems like I need to say this because every week there is almost sure...Show More Summary

Beijing balls-up: ‘Our chorus master was not totally exposed’

We have received the following clarification of the weekend’s Beijing embarrassment from The Classical Buskers, which we are happy to share: The facts are that Ian had a quick costume change backstage and in his hurry he did not manage to cover himself properly. He was actually wearing pants, they were just very small. He […]

Here's what your favorite apps looked like when they first launched

When Uber debuted its new logo earlier this year, many were quick to make snarky comments about the clunky design. Well, Uber's first logo was far worse. In fact, the whole app looked entirely different. The first iteration of the Uber app, then known as UberCab, featured a bright red logo and less refined interface. Show More Summary

Use Marks to Quickly Navigate Through the OS X Command Line

The best part of working in the command line is the fact you never really need to touch your mouse, but navigating through the commands you’ve used can be a bit cumbersome. Over on How-To Geek, they point out a simple way to jump between prior commands using the mark feature. Read more...

5 Tips to Improve Your Background and Make the Subject Stand Out More

If you are looking for a quick, simple, hassle-free way to make your images pop more and stand out, this is the article for you! You don’t have to be a Photoshop genius – in fact, this may help you spend less time in Photoshop. These simple tips can elevate the photos you take. Show More Summary

5 Quick Financial Facts About Top Entertainers

1. Katy Perry was the highest-paid singer of 2015, raking in an incredible $135 million. 2. What's the deal with money? Jerry Seinfeld laughed his way to $36 million in 2015, making him the highest-paid comedian in the world. 3. Hey now! Personality Howard Stern made $95 million in 2015. Show More Summary

“… our little bad habits are multilayered, interconnected little sins… quick to lead us from the grass into the weeds… from the weeds into the swamplands.”

It took me longer that it should have but I’ve finally finished Elizabeth’s Scalia’s Little Sins Mean A Lot.  My delay in finishing the book should not however skewer your perception of its worth.  In fact, an argument could be made that a number of personal little sins were piling up to prevent me from finishing it earlier. Show More Summary

Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton, and Donald Trump — Play This Trivia Game And Learn Some Surprising Facts!

Answer these trivia questions and quickly learn some surprising facts about Bernie Sanders, Hillary Clinton, and Donald Trump. Ten questions, 500 points for each correct answer, 5,000 points total. Quiz yourself, test a friend, or hold a mini-game show with your colleagues. Show More Summary

Aimpoint T1 vs T2: Choosing the Winner

Swedish optics manufacturer Aimpoint has long been the leading manufacturer of electronic red dot sight technology, and in fact, the company invented it. Upon its release in 2007, the Aimpoint Micro T1 red dot sight quickly shot to the...Show More Summary

23 tech stories you missed this weekend

Rub that sleep from your eyes, make yourself a coffee and quickly come to terms with the fact that Monday is here again and the weekend is another four days, four hours and thirty-five minutes away (at least for me in the UK, not that I’m counting or anything). Show More Summary

The Collapse of the Middle-Class Job

Family-sustaining positions are quickly being replaced by lower-wage and less secure forms of employment. Our middle-income jobs are disappearing. That fact may be disputed by free-market advocates, who want to believe Barack Obama when...Show More Summary

17 Ways to Save Money at Hotels

Let's face it - nice hotels are not cheap. In fact, deciding where to stay during your upcoming vacation may be the most stressful part of the travel-planning process. The money adds up quickly, which is why it's important to save as much as you can. Show More Summary

The smartwatch market just received an encouraging sign (AAPL)

This story was delivered to BI Intelligence Mobile Industry Insider subscribers. To learn more and subscribe, please click here. Not every consumer has been quick to adopt smartwatches, but the market is far from suffering. In fact,Show More Summary

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