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Move over, Alexa, the first AI therapist is here and she’s hilarious

Move over, Alexa, the first AI therapist is here and she’s hilarious

Many of us could use a professional to talk to. But therapists are expensive, and it's hard to get an appointment. Luckily, artificial intelligence is here to save us.   A team of UCLA researchers claim to have the solution: the world's first AI therapist. No more waiting rooms, small talk, or copays. Just log…

27 migrants donated their shoes so strangers can literally walk a mile in them

27 migrants donated their shoes so strangers can literally walk a mile in them

On a bright, cold February morning in London, I put on shoes that belonged to perfect strangers and went walking.  No, I am not some kind of shoe-obsessed kleptomaniac. This was a visit to the Empathy Museum — an experiential art project that has been running since 2015. It first sprung up in Vauxhall, London…

Berkshire’s CEO Succession Heightens Interest in Buffett Letter

Berkshire’s CEO Succession Heightens Interest in Buffett Letter

Warren Buffett’s annual letter to Berkshire Hathaway Inc. shareholders is coming Saturday, and it may bring more clues about the 87-year-old billionaire’s succession plans at his conglomerate. In addition to providing an update on the company he’s been building for more than five decades, Buffett is likely to pack this year’s installment with financial wisdom…

Goldman Has a $500 Million Army of Little Guys to Buff Its Image

Goldman Has a $500 Million Army of Little Guys to Buff Its Image

No one would mistake them for typical Goldman Sachs clients. Marcus Moore runs a staffing firm. Jessica Johnson-Cope places security guards and rents out drug-sniffing dogs. J.R. Foster helps companies maintain their offices and buildings. Yet just last week, those three and thousands of other small business owners descended on the Washington Hilton to celebrate…

Apple Plans Upgrades to Popular AirPods Headphones

Apple Plans Upgrades to Popular AirPods Headphones

Apple Inc., seeking to bolster its wearables business, is working on upgrades to its wireless AirPods headphones, according to people familiar with the matter. Like with its mobile devices -- the iPhone, iPad, and Apple Watch -- Apple intends to frequently update the AirPods with new hardware features. The Cupertino, California-based technology giant is working…

Hungry Venezuelan Workers Are Collapsing. So Is the Oil Industry

Hungry Venezuelan Workers Are Collapsing. So Is the Oil Industry

At 6:40 a.m., Pablo Ruiz squats at the gate of a decaying refinery in Puerto La Cruz, Venezuela, steeling himself for eight Sisyphean hours of brushing anti-rust paint onto pipes under a burning sun. For breakfast, the 55-year-old drank corn-flour water. Ruiz’s weekly salary of 110,000 bolivares — about 50 cents at the black-market exchange…

States Rush to Defend 2018 Election From Russia After Late Start

States Rush to Defend 2018 Election From Russia After Late Start

Weeks before the first U.S. primaries, 40 state election officials filed into a guarded Maryland office for a classified briefing about the threats they’re sure to face between now and the November vote. But they didn’t need much of a reminder about the menace from abroad. As they arrived, Special Counsel Robert Mueller charged 13…

Angry Birds Maker Hit by Worst Selloff Since September IPO

Angry Birds Maker Hit by Worst Selloff Since September IPO

The maker of the mobile game Angry Birds slumped more than 40 percent in Helsinki trading after analysts and investors were stunned by its weak guidance for 2018. Rovio Entertainment Oyj shares fell the most since an initial public offering in September. The Finnish company said revenue will decline this year and expects adjusted profit…

It’s Official: This Oil Giant Has Avoided Dutch Disease

It’s Official: This Oil Giant Has Avoided Dutch Disease

Norges Bank study contradicts theory on economic impact of oil riches By An abundance of oil and gas can be a curse if not managed properly. In academic circles it’s called Dutch Disease, a term that was coined after the Netherlands suffered a decline in manufacturing following the discovery of major petroleum riches. Other countries have fared…

How a German Court Case Could Accelerate Diesel’s End

How a German Court Case Could Accelerate Diesel’s End

Germany’s top administrative court holds a decisive hearing Thursday as environmentalists try to force cities to ban diesel cars to cut air pollution. The ruling involving two cases will be pivotal in shaping future demand for diesel technology not just in Germany, Europe’s biggest auto market, but across the region. Sales of diesel-powered vehicles have already…

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Balancing Pregnancy, Life, and Work

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Swype Keyboard is officially obsolete

Swype Keyboard, a popular third-party keyboard for Android, has been discontinued. Once the de facto option for people looking to simplify typing on a smartphone, the unique swipe-to-type functionality that set it apart has been diluted by other popular companies getting into the mix in recent years. The Microsoft-owned SwiftKey Keyboard is still supported and…

3 Sex Skills You MUST Master (If You Want Awesome Orgasms)

There’s “sex”, and then there’s “SEX!” We’ve all had plain old missionary style sex that gets to be bore over …

This classy charger is made of marble, and it’s actually affordable

High-tech meets high class.Image: TakiesoBy TEAM COMMERCEMashable Deals2018-02-21 13:54:17 UTC Are you still charging your devices with a wire? What is this, 2017? Nowadays, wireless charging is becoming the norm — and why not? It's super convenient and less of a hassle. Now that the new iPhones and Androids both allow for wireless charging, there's…

Stop Being Content With So Little And Reach For Something Bigger Than What You Have

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Bond Market Guide to Trading When 10-Year Treasury Yields Hit 3%

At this point, it’s more likely a matter of when -- not if -- the 10-year Treasury yield hits 3 percent. And that apparent inevitability raises a pressing question: How to trade when it happens? The 10-year yield hasn’t been above 3 percent since January 2014 and since the start of last year, bond gurus…

Indication of a Violent and an Abusive Husband in Astrology

A pattern of abusive and violent behaviours by one or both partners in an intimate relationship like marriage, when one …

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Born to a middle class family in London, Clement Attlee studied at Oxford Faculty, and then taught as a lawyer. …

6 On-Stage Body Language Tips

Speakers often overlook the importance of movement on stage while speaking but they should remind themselves of the same. It …

Starting a Business – 5 Personal Inventory Audits to Help You Launch Your Business Startup

Starting a business appears to be as American as apple pie. Every year, tens of thousands of people in the …