productivity

Work

The Secret to Getting More Done When You Are Your Own Boss

Staying focused and productive when there’s no one around to hold you accountable can mean the difference between success and failure.
Melissa Kravitz
1.17.19
Work

How to Make Your Job Suck Less

Finding meaningful work that inspires you—along with an employer that rewards your talents—can go a long way toward keeping you from hating life.
Becky Ferreira
5.29.18
Daily Dystopia

China Claims It's Scanning Workers' Brainwaves to Increase Efficiency and Profits

Hangzhou Zhongheng Electric told a local news outlet that it’s reading production line workers’ emotions through sensors in their hats.
Samantha Cole
5.1.18
marshmallow

9 Tips to Get the Most Out of Your Android Device

Android can do a lot more than you think. With these tips you can unlock hidden functions, make your phone faster, and record phone calls.
Sebastian Meineck
4.3.18
The VICE Guide to Self Improvement

I Tried Sleeping for Two Hours a Day and Almost Lost My Mind

Surviving on short naps is exhausting, but proponents of polyphasic sleep claim the benefits are huge.
Julian Morgans
9.11.17
Meducation

Do Brain Enhancement Drugs Make You More Creative?

I took some to find out.
Tracey Duncan
2.21.17
Transformations

How I Beat My Browser Tab Addiction

It's the least ambitious way to feel less stressed.
McKenzie Maxson
1.31.17
The Noisey Guide to

How to Take Control of the Office Stereo Without Getting Sacked

Nail it, and you are a god. But get it wrong and you'll be treated like you did a shit in the photocopier.
Angus Harrison
11.24.16
Facebook

Facebook's Version of Slack Is Coming for Your Workplace. What Now?

Workplace by Facebook launches, but questions remain around workplace privacy.
Ben Sullivan
10.11.16
Pizza

Science Says Pizza Can Make You More Productive at Work

A study carried out on workers making computer chips found that pizza and compliments from the boss were the main motivators for increased productivity.
Daisy Meager
8.30.16
virtual reality

I Worked in a VR Office, and It Was Actually Awesome

Your new office could be in (or on) your head.
Aaron Frank
8.4.16
Stuff

Why People Think Potheads Are Lazy: A History

How the government and Big Pharma convinced us that stoners were dumbasses, and how marijuana legalization might just change that.
Drew Millard
7.27.16
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