There has been a whole lot of talk in the news lately of the rocky relationship between streaming giant Netflix and broadband internet providers. Is it possible to tell if your ISP is messing with your Netflix connection and degrading the quality?
On my 20th birthday, I got drunk and peed on some old ladies’ front lawn. A cop saw me and stopped me. Fortunately, I talked my way out of going to jail that night. I already had an arrest record, but he didn’t bother to check. My 20s started out with a bang.
Today, medicine is changing faster than at any point in human history, and has the potential to completely change the way that we live our lives. We can learn a lot from the latest scientific research. TED talks are powerful twenty-minute windows into a variety of subjects.
One of the most common criticisms leveled at millennials is the claim that we’re selfish and shallow, and I’ve never been able to understand that. This is, after all, the generation which witnessed “going green” become a basic expectation, and which has made terms like “social justice” commonplace.
Speed reading has long been a skill peddled by supposed experts, and recently a slew of cheap apps claiming to teach the technique have put it back in the spotlight. So, let’s take a look at the claims of speed reading and if it’s really possible to read 1,200 words a minute.