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Would You Buy A 3D Replica Of Yourself?

3D printing, once an arcane technology used mainly for developing industrial prototypes, is rapidly moving into everyday life. Nowhere is this more apparent than in the phenomenon of the 3D self replica. More »      

'The Walking Dead's' zombie cure is lost, but hope isn't: Michael Cudlitz and Josh McDermitt explain

"The Walking Dead" shattered the small hope that there was a cure for the zombie apocalypse in Season 5, episode 5, "Self Help." The mission to get Eugene (Josh McDermitt) to Washington, D.C., because he said he could develop a cureShow More Summary

Master Self-Control by Thinking of Urges as a Passing Wave

Developing self control is not always easy to do, especially when you're trying to change a habit you've developed over time. To help fight your desire and stay the course, think of desire as a wave that builds and eventually passes by. Read more...

Cinchoo - Simplified Windows Services Development

Easy to create and use windows services, self install-able, multiple instances etc

New Group Threatens To Fork Debian

Yet another team of self described “veteran unix admins” and developers are planning to fork Debian if the project goes ahead with plans to replace sysvinit with systemd. Debian introduced systemd as a technical preview in Wheezy in May of last year, following Fedora and several other distributions. Show More Summary

Y-Combinator’s Bellabeat brings the quantified self to mums-to-be with 3 new devices

Bellabeat first rose to prominence via its participation in Y-Combinator earlier this year. Its core raison d’être? To become the “Fitbit for pregnancy.” In short, Bellabeat is developing smartphone-connected devices that monitor your baby’s heartbeat throughout pregnancy, with functionality also extending into post-birth. Show More Summary

How to Feel Good About Your Body and Worry Less About Imperfections

2 months agoAcademics / Psychology : PsyBlog

Develop a more positive body image with this psychological approach to the self. Dr Jeremy Dean is a psychologist and author of PsyBlog. His latest book is "Making Habits, Breaking Habits: How to Make Changes That Stick" Related articles: The...Show More Summary

Fitness-App Developers Are Growing Wary About HealthKit

2 months agoTechnology : ReadWriteWeb

ReadWriteBody is an ongoing series in which ReadWrite covers networked fitness and the quantified self. For the second time in two weeks, Apple has jerked fitness- and health-app developers—and like-minded consumers—around. Apple's HealthKit,...Show More Summary

Self publishing 101: Where to Begin?

There’s never been a better time to be an author. It’s an oft-stated truth, as the digital technology driving the publishing revolution now enables creative people around the globe to develop and market content in truly unique ways. But with anything new and unfamiliar, questions are sure to follow... Read more

10 Warning Signs You're in a Relationship with a Narcissist

Psychologist Stephen Johnson writes that the narcissist is someone who has “buried his true self-expression in response to early injuries and replaced it with a highly developed, compensatory false self.” How do you know when you’re dealing with a narcissist? The following are some telltale signs... read more

Details of Google's Self Driving Car Tests in Nevada Revealed by IEEE Spectrum

Regulations governing Google’s experimental self-driving cars will come into effect on California’s roads starting 16 September. They have driven more than 1 million kilometers since the company started secretly developing them in 2009,...Show More Summary

Quest-Style App Helps Kids Develop Self Awareness

Captivating journey cultivates kids' social and emotional skills

The Structured Analysis Of Tim Wise's Cousin 'Elijah Hamilton' That My Friend CNu Failed To Perform In Order Model The Truth


Inspired by a Soprano? Psychologists investigate whether fictional characters can help our self development

"... forming a relationship with an interesting but potentially dangerous character does not present the same obstacles in the narrative world as it might in the physical world.” By guest blogger Robin Abrahams.If you’ve been on the internet at all this year, you may have noticed an explosion of fiction-based personality quizzes. Show More Summary

The End Nears: Self-Assembling Origami Robots

4 months agoOdd : Geekologie

Scientits (not changing it) have developed origami robots capable of autonomously self assembling and roaming around. God willing, these scientits will be the first to be enslaved by our new robotic overlords. Me? They're not taking me alive. Show More Summary

Vocal Cords With Character

Emily Mullin describes how developing a voice disorder altered her sense of self: A few months after the onset of my strange symptoms, I was diagnosed with spasmodic dysphonia, a rare neurological disorder that causes muscle spasms in the vocal cords and affects one to four people in 100,000, according to the National Institutes of […]

How Connecting with Our Authentic Self Creates a Foundation for Intimacy

We long for love, connection, and understanding, but oftentimes we don’t know how to create it. Growing up in a goal-oriented society, we may develop a mindset that helps us succeed in business, but doesn’t do much to create safe and satisfying relationships. Pushing ourselves to work harder and promoting our viewpoints may increase sales […]

I Support Dekalb County Georgia's "Community Improvment District" (Self Taxing District) In Support Of Targeted Local Development

Dekalb Crossroads News: Stonecrest Group Wants Out Of Mega East Metro CID(Please note the main article and the associated links to the left).If you take a drive up "Buford Highway" from "Lenox Rd" - you'll first run through the "Hispanic...Show More Summary

Three Key Ingredients to Healthy Masculinities

Healthy masculinities are developed through connecting body, mind, and spirit, both with self and others. The post Three Key Ingredients to Healthy Masculinities appeared first on The Good Men Project.

Microwaves of the future count calories so you don't have to

5 months agoTechnology / Gadgets : Engadget

If you're into the whole quantified self movement, or you just fancy watching what you eat, GE is working on new microwave tech that could make manual calorie counting obsolete. The company's R&D department developed a prototype that directly...

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