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Can't quit saying 'um' and 'ah'? Just learn how to use them better

Quartz - ‎6 hours ago‎
Overusing the word like, for example, stereotypically gives off an airhead vibe, while saying uh and um can make you seem hesitant, insecure or unconfident.

THE MATRIX OVERLOADED Computers will use more electricity than the entire world can generate by 2040

The Sun - ‎3 hours ago‎
The Semiconductor Industry Association meets every year to discuss how electronic components called transistors - which power computer circuits - can be made ever smaller. Now the organisation is conceding that they probably won't get any tinier, ...
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Labour MPs can't deny the truth: no-one will save them from Jeremy Corbyn - ‎7 hours ago‎
However from all that I can see, he and his colleagues seem not to understand the distinction between "investing" and "spending".
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David Bowie box set Who Can I Be Now? – details of unreleased material, b-sides and more

The Guardian - ‎7 hours ago‎
This latest posthumous release follows 2015's Five Years, which captured his musical phase between 1969 to 1973, and can be purchased on 13-LP, 12-CD box set and digital download. Aside from his musical output, the box set will come with a book ...
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Blue Jays' Cecil proves how essential he can be in win over Mariners - ‎19 hours ago‎
A reminder of the impact he can make came during the key bridge seventh inning he delivered in Sunday's 2-0 victory over the Seattle Mariners, a win that prevented a series sweep.
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Alcohol can cause seven forms of cancer, new analysis finds

ScienceAlert - ‎10 hours ago‎
A new meta-analysis suggests that drinking alcohol - even in small amounts - doesn't just cause liver cancer, but can also lead to six other types of cancer.
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In Fighting Trump, Clinton Can Find Her Vision

Bloomberg - ‎2 hours ago‎
Americans think the system is corrupt and unresponsive. But the ideals and values that built it still have resonance. Clinton can't renounce the political establishment that made her, so she must recast it, showing the strength of its foundation, the ...

Can cats and dogs see Pokémon Go creatures in real life? - ‎2 hours ago‎
It's a truism that any newspaper article with a question in the title can usually be answered by a resounding “no” - and we're afraid that this one is no exception.

Can Blockchain Fix Banking?

Forbes - ‎2 hours ago‎
A pair of ex-Google employees believe their version of Blockchain can fix banking. That fix is long overdue, since banking is suffering a real crisis at this time.
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Can Hillary Clinton's Proposed Student Loan Refinancing Plan Solve The Loan Crisis?

Forbes - ‎3 hours ago‎
Student loan debt is fast becoming the next financial crisis in the United States and will likely receive some attention at the Democratic National Convention that kicks off in Philadelphia this week.
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The motorized luggage you can ride

Toronto Star - ‎Jul 24, 2016‎
A new Indiegogo campaign has launched for the Modobag, a motorized piece of smart luggage on which travellers can ride. The slick video for the product shows travellers entering an airport, having a seat on the square bag, then zipping through the ...
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Britain's girls are losing career confidence - here's what we can do about it - ‎2 hours ago‎
One way we can overcome this is through mentoring. Girlguiding - of which I'm a member - runs Camp CEO; a five day leadership camp, in October, for young women aged 14 to 17.
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Post-Sanders, Can Clinton Energize Democratic Voters?

Voice of America - ‎2 hours ago‎
He pledged to do everything he can to ensure she wins the U.S. presidency over Republican nominee Donald Trump. "I think the party has been divided, but Bernie Sanders' endorsement should go a long way to unifying the party," says American University ...

The Absolute Worst Thing A Job-Seeker Can Do

Forbes - ‎9 hours ago‎
I always say that the only people who get more advice than job-seekers are pregnant moms or new moms. When my kids were little, I got unsolicited advice left and right.

Removing Windows 10's default apps isn't easy, but CCleaner can help

PCWorld - ‎5 hours ago‎
Jay D asked about uninstalling apps that Microsoft includes with Windows 10. Some of them don't have an option to uninstall. For the most part, Windows 10 makes uninstalling very easy, but not consistently so.

Osteopathic manipulation can improve pain in postpartum women

EurekAlert (press release) - ‎2 hours ago‎
"This study shows that by combining osteopathic manipulation with other pain therapies, we can help new mothers get back on their feet quicker and improve their quality of life with their new infant.

Why Private Equity Can Take A Lead In ESG

Forbes - ‎4 hours ago‎
Private equity (PE) firms have an enormous opportunity to create social value and improve the environment and, in doing so, improve their financial returns.

Diagnosis with dementia can bring 'silver lining' to some - ‎1 hour ago‎
A diagnosis of dementia may have a “silver lining” as those who know their fate value their life more highly, a major conference has heard.

Can Brands and Bands Finally Coexist?

Forbes - ‎8 hours ago‎
Music purists have assumed the position that allowing brands entry into the creative world of music can force artists to sound and message for a profit.
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Cancer Survivor and Organ Donor: Can You Be Both?

New York Times - ‎1 hour ago‎
A frequent concern is whether a transplant can spread cancer. This has been reported, but rarely, according to the cancer society.