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The Best Extensions To Make Google Maps Even More Awesome

Google Maps is easily one of the most popular and powerful mapping tools on the internet. It doesn’t have to do all the legwork alone, though. Here are some of the best extensions you can add to your browser to make Google Maps that much more awesome.

CallWho Widget Adds Contextual Shortcuts To Your Frequent Contacts

Android: You probably have a handful of contacts that you call more often than the others, and usually at predictable times. CallWho learns who you call and when, then adds those contacts to a handy widget.

Overexposure To Porn May Decrease Sexual Sensitivity

We like porn. A lot. There’s nothing wrong with that. However, like anything in life, there can be an upper bound on what constitutes a healthy amount of indulgence. According to sex therapist Ian Kerner, too much porn can have a negative effect on your actual sex life.

The Expand Home Screen

Android: Themer has a ton of neat home screen themes, and Expand is no exception. This design features four collapsible sections with all the links, shortcuts and widgets you’ll ever need.

Would You Leave Your Job If Your Employer Paid You To Quit?

Knowing when to quit your job is never an easy thing to figure out. Amazon has recently taken an interesting approach by offering up to $5000 to employees who want to quit. Would you take it?

The First Financial Investment You Should Make Is In Yourself

We all know the importance of investing. When we get to the point that we can start saving, it’s instinctual to start looking at higher-interest investments. One Reddit user, however, suggests that the first investment to make is in yourself.

Place A Reminder Of Your Long-Term Financial Goals On Your Credit Card

Many of our tricks to save money are designed less to solve maths problems and more to trick our brains. In that vein, financial blog And Then We Saved suggests placing a picture or reminder of your long-term savings goals directly on your credit card to discourage frivolous purchases.

How Survivorship Bias Skews Your Perceptions And Decisions

We all make decisions based on available information. It’s hard to blame us! That’s all we have. However, selective presentation of successes can make us believe that things like investments, business plans or opportunities are better than they are. This is called survivorship bias.

TagSpaces Is A Cross-Platform, Tag-Oriented File Manager

Windows/OS X/Linux/Android/iOS/Chrome/Firefox: Each platform has its own file manager, and they all come with a unique set of features. TagSpaces offers a single manager for everything, with a focus on tagging your files.

Why It's Better To Fail As Quickly As Possible

Most of us don’t like to admit when we’ve failed, so we tend to put it off for as long as possible. Google X’s Rapid Evaluation head Rich DeVaul explains why this costs money and time, and how it ultimately hinders progress.