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21 Incredible Things Your iPhone Could Do

21 Incredible Things Your iPhone Could Do
Your iPhone can do all sorts of magical things that you probably aren't aware of. Here's a list of some of the iPhone's coolest hidden features. 1. blog.laptopmag.com Make a mistake while typing or editing a picture? 2. wonderfulengineering.com Switching to airplane mode turns off battery-draining wireless and cellular access, allowing your phone to recharge up to twice as fast. 3. Just say the magic words "Read my email" and Siri will read all your messages aloud to you. 4. Just ask her: "What flights are above me?" 5. cdn.macrumors.com The best part about this is that it makes you feel smarter than Siri. 6. www.cultofmac.com If you like to doze off with music playing like I do, you can use the timer to automatically turn your music off so that it doesn't play all night. 7. www.screenlight.tv This one is super useful. 8. cdn.skatter.com 9. If you hold down the capture button, your phone will take a series of rapid shots, or bursts, in quick succession. 10. 11. www.buzzfeed.com 12. 13. 14. 15. Related:  Study 10

15 Important Things Kids Should Know by Age 15 A few years ago, my own mum gave me a copy of a parenting book. I was both amused and highly indignant at the same time. Now a few years have passed and I must say I have on more than one occasion resorted to looking through “that” book! Lets face it, I am not Supermom. Looking forward into the not too distant future, if I was to come up with a list of what kids should know by the time they are 15, it would be the following. 1. I will never be your best friend. 2. As a parent, I may try to guide and influence you when you struggle to make decisions that I believe are in your best interest. 3. Yes, focus on the problem not the person, if it is a person who created the problem in the first place. 4. It take guts to own up and take responsibility when you mess up. 5. Success means different things to different people. 6. Do you know how awesome that is. 7. The power of words can heal, harm, uplift, inspire. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. Sure, having money is a valuable asset, but that’s all it is.

Easy Funnel Maker 2.0 So, what's my investment? I have also made two versions to suit different budgets Get Your Copy Now NOTE: This Software is for Windows Operating System onlyLicensed for one computer You are also covered by my 30 day guarantee IMPORTANT NOTE: This Software is for Windows Operating System onlyLicensed for one computerStill not Convinced? Get your copy now IMPORTANT NOTE:This Software is for Windows Operating System onlyLicensed for one computer To your success! PS. 21 Incredible Benefits of Singing That Will Impress You Today didn’t start well. Last night, I gave a difficult presentation at a meeting, and I was still turning things over in my mind when I awoke this morning. My husband and I grumbled at each other, and then I had an unpleasant encounter with someone while out walking the dogs. The day was shaping up to be a real drag. I sing and play in a local band. Now, I feel wonderful: light, refreshed, relaxed … like I just woke up from a nice nap or got back from a beautiful walk. Well, scientists certainly would like to know. Here’s a rundown of just some of the health benefits of singing that have been reported: Twenty Health Benefits of Singing Physical 1. Emotional 12. Wait…there’s one more benefit to singing: It’s fun! I’ve suspected for awhile now that having fun is way more important that our culture would like us to think. Turns out, my observations are being backed up by science. Physicists discovered awhile ago that we and everything we see exists in a soup of spinning, vibrating particles.

The Extraordinary Benefits of Learning Music Music has a language of its own; it defies all boundaries and soothes jagged nerves. Unfortunately, music education has been losing steam over the years with technology taking center-stage. Did you know that you can condition your brain more effectively for discipline and active engagement by learning music? Did you also know that learning music can make you better at math? This infographic by Music Education paints a clear picture of what you can achieve when you take up a comprehensive music education. Featured photo credit: Photo Phiend |Flickr via goo.gl

Robin Williams Death as a Wake-Up Call - 12 Ways To Fight Depression The fallout from depression of loved ones and people we admire such as Robin Williams leaves us as stunned survivors, shaken in disbelief. We are struck with shock and left with questions such as, “How could someone who “had it all” want to take his own life? and “If someone with so much talent, intelligence, money, fame, prestige, along with such close friends and family could take his own life, where does that leave the rest of us with so much less?” The lesson we can learn from Robin Williams is that severe depression is an equal opportunity mental illness. As in the case of Robin Williams. despite what he had accomplished, and despite millions of people thinking otherwise, his distorted self view of himself and his place in the world offered no hope for happiness. The death of Robin Williams has triggered a national conversation about depression and sends an important wake up call about the need for more public awareness and examination of the mental illness of depression. 1. 2. 3.

Social Media Resource Library How Top Brand Marketers Use TwitterLearn how the world’s biggest brands compare across engagement, content performance and audience growth. How Top Brand Marketers Use InstagramWant to step up your brand’s Instagram game? Learn from the best. Your Best Life Gifts | Lily Jensen & Keith Matthew Online Info Blueprint Workshop | November 7th and 8th, 2014 in Orange County, Ca Rich People Exercise, Poor People Take Diet Pills One reason the underprivileged face an obesity crisis is that they rely on ineffective weight-loss strategies. In part, this is because economic uncertainty makes it harder to plan for workouts and healthy meals. Robert Bejil/Flickr Poor people—and poor women in particular—are more likely to be overweight and obese. For a new study published in the American Journal of Preventive Medicine, researchers from Concordia University looked at the incomes and health habits of more than 3,000 children and teens between the ages of 8 and 19 and more than 5,000 adults over the age of 20. At least two-thirds of the study subjects reported attempting to reduce food intake or exercising in order to lose weight in the past year. The data for the young people were similar: The poorest among them were 33 percent less likely to exercise, but they were twice as likely to skip meals as the richest ones. An emerging body of research helps explain how the stress of poverty hampers the decision-making process.

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