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The Mindset Shift That Transformed My Relationships

Jennifer Twardowski | Posted 01.28.2015 | Healthy Living
Jennifer Twardowski

For years I was unfulfilled in my relationships. I felt like I was giving more and trying more then what I was receiving in return. I was drained and tired.

The 3 Fears That Keep You From Shining Your Brightest (and How to Overcome Them), Part 3

Wendy Reese | Posted 01.27.2015 | Healthy Living
Wendy Reese

We are on our final fear. In part one we discussed the fear of judgement. In part two, the fear of abandonment. Today, we examine the final fear. Th...

A New Dawn for India and Afghanistan

Graham Palmer | Posted 01.23.2015 | World
Graham Palmer

Continued and improved assistance to Afghanistan must form a crucial part of Modi's efforts to lead India forward.

Will Obama's Latest Privacy and Identity Protection Initiatives Make a Difference? | Posted 01.21.2015 | Money

While many experts are calling the efforts somewhat worthy, others are pointing out that they're both just a rehash of legislation previously proposed and rejected, and many are little more than voluntary codes of conduct with few sharp teeth to back them up.

Protecting Fans from Fanatics

Blayne Davis | Posted 01.20.2015 | Sports
Blayne Davis

While watching the National Championship game between Ohio State and Oregon, I wondered in the midst of the blitzing commercialism, how many of those dollars went toward protecting the packed stadium of loyal fans?

Events in Paris -- It's Time to Stand Up For Freedom

David Shechtman | Posted 01.20.2015 | World
David Shechtman

If you're reading this article, then you've benefited, at least indirectly, from the laws protecting the satirical French newspaper Charlie Hebdo. These laws support freedom of expression, itself rooted in the political philosophy of Liberalism.

Your Sherpa to All Things Disruption - James McQuivey

Ondi Timoner | Posted 01.13.2015 | Technology
Ondi Timoner

If you're looking to follow someone who has their fingerprint on the leading edge of disruption, look no further than James McQuivey. He is VP & Principal Analyst at Forrester Research.

Looking Ahead at Travel in 2015: Be Prepared

Robert L. Quigley, MD, D.Phil. | Posted 01.09.2015 | Travel
Robert L. Quigley, MD, D.Phil.

Never before in the history of civilization have people been as free to travel the globe. Not only has technology allowed it, but it's reasonably economic. But great care must still be taken when traveling.

Security Shock: Why Did 2700 Websites Expose Our Passwords?

Jeff Fox | Posted 01.06.2015 | Technology
Jeff Fox

With all the data breaches and website hacking that have been going on, how on earth could big brands like AT&T, The New York Times, and Macy's needlessly expose their users' passwords?

Security Council Vote Legitimizes Israeli Occupation

Daoud Kuttab | Posted 01.05.2015 | World
Daoud Kuttab

Maybe the vote in the council was merely a step in a larger scheme that will legitimize going to various international agencies. But the world community, and especially the US, have failed in their mission and have indirectly legitimized the illegal Israeli occupation.

Three Ways to Replace That Old Hide-A-Key

Michael L. Berman | Posted 12.16.2014 | Technology
Michael L. Berman

We've had a chance to play with three more door latches and deadbolt locks that can make you feel more secure.

Smart Power Through Inclusivity in an Increasingly Volatile World

Melanne Verveer | Posted 12.15.2014 | World
Melanne Verveer

Focusing on women, peace and security does not mean shifting focus from "hard" to "soft" issues. Women constitute half the world's population. Incorporating their perspectives is not merely the right thing to do, it is also the smart and strategic thing to do.

Colombia Is Not Mexico

Cecilia Farfán | Posted 12.13.2014 | Latino Voices
Cecilia Farfán

Colombians have mostly abandoned stories of drug lords and their escapades, of good guys against bad guys, and traded them for a more sober and conscious approach. They know that violence is not always an end in itself but the reflection of systemic problems. Without adjectives, without qualifications, Colombia is indeed not Mexico.

Webbmedia Group's "2015 (Tech) Trend Report" Sets The Pace

Magda Abu-Fadil | Posted 12.09.2014 | Technology
Magda Abu-Fadil

What irony within a fortnight! Stephen Hawking rings alarms about the dangers of artificial intelligence (AI) with machines outsmarting humanity, co...

Women in Business Q&A: Danielle Sheer, vice president and general counsel, Carbonite

Laura Dunn | Posted 12.03.2014 | Business
Laura Dunn

Danielle Sheer manages Carbonite's worldwide corporate development and legal affairs, including technology partnerships, data security and privacy com...

Who Has Your Back?

Janet M. Neal | Posted 12.02.2014 | Women
Janet M. Neal

I know that my growing up in a secure environment has helped me feel confident enough to take risks in my life. But I am well beyond the days where I look to my parents for that security.

Women in Business: Lysa Myers, Security Researcher for ESET

Laura Dunn | Posted 01.20.2015 | Business
Laura Dunn

Lysa Myers began her tenure in malware research labs in the weeks before the Melissa virus outbreak in 1999. She has watched both the malware landscap...

Voiceprints: Time to Be Afraid Again

Peter Van Buren | Posted 01.17.2015 | Politics
Peter Van Buren

What can be accessed can be collected. What can be collected can be stored. What can be stored can be leaked, hacked, shared and used. What can be used, well, can be used. Now, next Sunday, be a nice son or daughter and call your mom to say hello. Just be sure to speak slowly and clearly.

America Is Not a 911 Number

András Simonyi | Posted 01.17.2015 | World
András Simonyi

On a recent visit to Europe I was most struck by the latent and open anti-American sentiments that are contaminating the political elites across the continent. This is especially strange in a year when we commemorate the end of the Cold War.

A Message From the People of Egypt's South Sinai

Egyptian Streets | Posted 01.14.2015 | World
Egyptian Streets

The more the name of Sinai can be reclaimed and coupled with positive associations and the more things might begin to change for its local Bedouin communities, whose livelihoods and name have suffered through misinformed narratives about the Sinai for too long.

Innovative Rabbi Invents Home Intercom for 21st Century

Rabbi Jason Miller | Posted 01.13.2015 | Small Business
Rabbi Jason Miller

Rabbi Jonathan Frankel had no problem getting through rabbinical school at Yeshiva University or law school at Harvard. It was keeping track of his th...

The Key to Countering Violent Extremism

Alaa Murabit | Posted 01.10.2015 | World
Alaa Murabit

Despite their relative lack of formal political and economic authority, women are vital to conflict resolution and sustainable peace building worldwide.

Slowing the Brain Drain in Central Africa to Protect the Environment and Public Health

UCLA Inst. of the Environment and Sustainability | Posted 01.08.2015 | Green
UCLA Inst. of the Environment and Sustainability

By Karla Renschler Central Africa--long plagued by conflict and widespread poverty--faces another significant challenge to sustainable development...

Why Are People So Drawn To Fiction?

The Atlantic | Cody C. Delistraty | Posted 11.03.2014 | World

When an English archaeologist named George Smith was 31 years old, he became enchanted with an ancient tablet in the British Museum. Years earlier, in...

Holy Safety Net! Religion and Recklessness

Wray Herbert | Posted 12.30.2014 | Science
Wray Herbert

Psychological scientists suggest that belief in God could actually increase the tendency to take certain risks -- specifically, risks with no moral overlay. Their reasoning is that God is for most believers a source of security and protection, and feeling safe in God's care could diminish fear and boost bravery and daring.