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Mint SIM vs. Project Fi: Which is better for you?

It’s Mint SIM vs. Project Fi in this head-to-head comparison. Mint SIM and Project Fi are “alternative carriers” or mobile virtual network operators (MVNOs). They’re not the Big Four (AT&T, Verizon, Sprint, and T-Mobile), but they lease coverage from those networks and resell it to you for less. Plans are often prepaid and fixed contracts are few and far between. Let’s compare Mint SIM and Project Fi to see how they stack up against one another. Mint SIM background Project Fi background Mint SIM plans Mint SIM phones Project Fi…

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Make Better Decisions by Knowing How Decision Fatigue Works

When determining a court ruling, there are many factors that contribute to their final verdict. You probably assume that the judge’s decision is influenced solely by the nature of the crime committed or the particular laws that were broken. While this is completely valid, there is an even greater influential factor that dictates the judge’s decision: the time of day. In 2012 a research team from Columbia University [1] examined 1,112 court rulings set in place by a Parole Board Judge over a 10 month period. The judge would have to…

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Science 

Scientists Aim For Better, Cheaper Tests For Alzheimer’s

Enlarge this image Finding some change in the blood of an Alzheimer’s patient that accurately reflects the damaging changes in the brain has been tough. utah778//iStockphoto/Getty Images hide caption toggle caption utah778//iStockphoto/Getty Images Efforts to develop a treatment that stalls the memory-robbing devastation of Alzheimer’s disease have so far been unsuccessful, but scientists are making strides in another important area: the development of better tests to tell who has the condition. Their aim is to develop more accurate, cheaper, and less invasive tests to detect the biological markers of Alzheimer’s-induced…

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What’s Your Sleep Cycle And How To Hack It For Better Sleep

If you’re health and wellness are important to you it’s critical to be aware of your sleep cycle. Neglecting your sleep can have some pretty damaging spill over effect on your health. Sleep is when your brain and body spring into action. Understanding the importance of sleep and the sleep cycle can allow you to take control of the rejuvenating and healing power of sleep. How Your Sleep Cycle Works So you’ve nodded off while watching a House Hunters marathon and are slowly off to la la land. No, not…

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Expertise Is a Lie and Why We Need a Better Definition of It

In 2015, an eighth grader did some research into the story behind the ‘No Irish Need Apply’ signs that were alleged to have existed in 19th century United States. Despite claims in 2002 from a distinguished historian that the signs were a myth and had never existed, the eighth grader Rebecca Fried was able to prove the historian wrong simply by doing some basic research on Google.  Not only did Fried found photographic evidence of the signs – but she found lots of it.[1] Just because something is stated by…

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Quotes About Change To Make Life Better

The sun wakes, we wake. Positiveness always make a difference and great changes to your life. Read the following good quotes to boost energy for a brand new day! Featured photo credit: pixababy via pixabay.com GOAL. TO MAKE AN INCOME WHILE MAKING my life my choices my mistakes. my lessons not your business. Make bold choices and make mistakes. It’s all those things that add up to the person you become. Credit: Angelina Jolie If the feelings are mutual the effort wiu be equal. It’s very easy to make certain decisions…

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