An Interview With the Real-Life Hacker Who Brings Cred to ‘Mr. Robot’

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An Interview With the Real-Life Hacker Who Brings Cred to ‘Mr. Robot’ Recently, PCMag had a chance to speak with Kor Adana, a writer and technology producer for our favorite psychedelic hacker series, Mr. Robot. A lot of shows and movies tend to half-A$$ the details when it comes to technology (ahem, CSI: Cyber). However, the creaters behind Mr. Robot go to great lengths to get the technology right — particularly when it comes to formulating realistic and feasable hacks and accurately portraying hacker culture. All the hacking on the show is based on existing, real-life technologies. Adana is uniquely qualified for this role. A now-retired ...

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The 4 Attributes You Must Develop to Achieve Everything You Want in Life

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Without change, there can be no growth. And in order to get what you’ve never had, you must become someone you’ve never been. Before you go into the woods, you’ll need a map. Rest assured others have forged the route before you. Their experiences can help guide you to your own best you. Live forward by making a life plan. With “Living Forward: A Proven Plan To Stop Drifting And Get The Life You Want,”authors Michael Hyatt and Daniel Harkavy help you begin to become the architect of your own life. Most of us make plans for everything — vacations, dinner, our ...

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10 Ways to Improve Your Morning Routine

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If the sound of your morning alarm is worse to you than nails on a chalkboard, and if the thought of sunbeams through your window is cringe-inducing, this article’s for you. Just because you’re not a morning person doesn’t mean you can’t create a morning routine that would make early birds sing with joy. The tips below will make the early hours easier and, ideally, get you moving and more productive during the day. 1. Stretch. Image credit: Shutterstock After sleep during which you stay mainly sedentary for hours, taking the time to slowly move your muscles will be a ...

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See the stunning $50million mansions where Kylie Jenner hosted her 19th Birthday festivities

While most teens her age have to make do with a small get together for friends and family, Kylie Jenner went all out for her 19th birthday. Kylie and sister, Kendall rented this palatial, $50million, 23 bedroom enclave for the occasion which held on the Turks and Caicos island. The Pearls of Long Bay Estate comprises three massive beach side properties, Pearl East, Pearl West and the Lidija House, where each sister and their pals stayed. To cater to Kylie’s clan, a personal chef and butler were included in the deal. See more photos below      

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South African rapper AKA surprise his mother with a brand new car.

South African rapper AKA reduced his mother, Lyn Forbes to tears when he presented her with a brand new car on Monday. In videos posted online by the car dealer Prince Costinyo, the Hip-hop star who accompanied his mom to a car dealership tricked her into believing that her application for a new car had been rejected. But it was all acting as moments later a salesperson could be seen handing over a bouquet of flowers revealing a brand new car from her son. Lyn Forbes could not hold back her tears when AKA unveiled her new ride. “Thank you. ...

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How To Make The First Move On A Guy

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According to the laws of nature, guys are supposed to make the first move. It’s common etiquette, right? These days, though, the onus is more and more on the lady to make the first move. After all, we’re fiercely independent and have our own minds and will, so why shouldn’t we make the first move on a guy who’s a total hunk? Waiting is all well and good, but it’s way too passive for the 21st century. If you want a guy, you’re going to have to go out there and get him. The best thing is that men love ...

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How to Get in and Make It Big in the Music Industry,jayz says……

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The music industry is a multi-billion dollar industry. Many people earn millions of dollars from the industry and they are not even artists. The music industry generally has many facets that work together to make it successful, and this provides multiple opportunities for anyone to key in and make money from the industry. All over the world, musicians are seen as ‘soul providers’, this is because of the soothing and entertaining effect the music being churned out by these folks give. It is for this reason that they are also known as celebrities. And you sure might agree with me ...

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Starting a Music Blog for FREE – A Beginner’s Guide

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Starting a Music Blog for FREE – A Beginner’s Guide 1. Feasibility Study is Important One of the most important things that you must be ready to deal with as you try to put things in place in starting your music blog is to study blogs in general. This means that first of all, you should not narrow it down to only music blogs. Study all blogs in general to see what makes them tick. How they have been able to grow over the years, and a whole lot of other vital information that should be able to help you ...

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11 Things Truly Successful People Never Do (Ever)

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How do you define success? For some people, it’s achieving a level ofrespect and accomplishment. Others benchmark their personal relationships. Of course, we all know some people who judge it only by the size of their bank accounts. Regardless, there are certain behaviors and habits that you’ll find the most successful people have in common. Even more important, there are things that highly successful people avoid at almost all costs. So, two things. First, check out my free e-book: How to Raise Successful Kids(download here). Second, take a look at the elements below–things that highly successful people refuse to do–and ...

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10 INTERESTING FACTS ABOUT STYLE ICON COCO CHANEL

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Style icon Coco Chanel was born Gabrielle Bonheur Chanel in Saumur, France in 1883. The word ‘Bonheur’ in French means happiness. She got the nickname, Coco, when she was appearing as a cabaret singer and the music hall called ‘La Rotonde’ in 1905 and one of the songs that she sung was: ‘Qui qu’a vu Coco dans le trocader…’ Prolific fashion designer and famous for her iconic scent, Chanel No. 5, Coco Chanel  is the only fashion designer to have been listed in Time Magazine’s 100 most influential people of the twentieth century. She was known for her, ambition, determination ...

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10 SWEET WORDS EVERY PARTNER LOVES TO HEAR

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It’s easy to take many things for granted in 2016 now that we have so much advanced technology which has made communication easier and more efficient than ever. And one of the things we take for granted, perhaps too much, are sweet nothings whispered in our lovers’ ear. Sweet nothings and love letters almost seem outdated in a world where we can text our partner that we love them, or send them a quick message on Facebook to let them know we miss them. But this sort of instant messaging has watered down any meaning, and it’s stopping us from ...

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8 Very Simple Skills That Will Radically Improve Your Life

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We often focus only on learning skills that are directly pertinent to our job during the busy workweek. Wealthy and successful people, on the other hand, know that there are some other skills outside of their job description that can also immensely improve their wealth and their life. They may not seem earth shattering at first glance, but you’ll be surprised at just how much they can affect your day. Start off by implementing one or two of these skills into your daily routine, and you’ll start to notice a massive difference in your success: 1) Scheduling around your energy ...

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Want to Be Truly Wealthy? Science Says to Do This

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What’s the one thing that sets apart the overwhelmingly wealthy from the rest of the world–other than money, of course? They read–and they read a lot. Business tycoon and famed investor Warren Buffett is said to devote at least 80 percent of each day to reading. In the early days of his investing career, he read between 600 to 1,000 pages each day. Microsoft founder Bill Gates reads an estimated 50 books a year.Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg promised to read a book every two weeks in 2015. Why is high volume reading so popular among these giants of success? Well, ...

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Live with philosopher #quote of the day

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The secret of life, though, is to fall seven times and to get up eight times. Paulo Coelho, The Alchemist Tags: wisdom like It is the mark of an educated mind to be able to entertain a thought without accepting it. Aristotle, Metaphysics Tags: wisdom like If you’re reading this… Congratulations, you’re alive. If that’s not something to smile about, then I don’t know what is. Chad Sugg, Monsters Under Your Head Tags: alive, congratulations, hope,humanity, inspiration, inspirational,inspire, life, poetry, smile, wisdom like Think before you speak. Read before you think. Fran Lebowitz, The Fran Lebowitz Reader Tags: advice-for-daily-living, books,reader, ...

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‘Game of Thrones’ Can Teach You Everything You Need to Know About Leadership and Success

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CREDIT: Getty Images Back in the 1990s, an author and minister wrote a bestselling book called All I Really Need to Know I Learned in Kindergarten. Well, it turns out that you can learn just about everything you need to know about leadership and success by watching Game of Thrones. More people watched the GOT season finale last night than voted in the UK to leave the European Union–or if you prefer an American comparison, voted for either Donald Trump or Hillary Clinton in the U.S. primaries. If you don’t watch the show, it’s probably crept into your conscious, and the ...

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Hunt down the $$$ with this simple ideas

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Start a Real Estate Brokerage Firm Starting a real estate brokerage firm is yet another practical way through which an aspiring entrepreneur can legally make a million US dollars in one year from the scratch. A real estate agency (brokerage firm) usually receives a payment called a commission for successfully matching a seller’s real estate with a buyer’s real estate need; such that a sale or rent/lease can be made. In most cases, the commission generated is shared with other real estate brokers or agents who played their parts in ensuring that the property are sold or rented out as ...

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7 SURE Steps to Get Free Money from the Government

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7 SURE Steps to Get Free Money from the Government 1. First Thing First You Must Be Qualified – Get the Required Documentation If you don’t possess the required immigration status or residence status, you will not qualify for free money from the government of the country that you are residing. The first thing that you should do if you are itching for some money from the government of your country is to ensure that you have your international passport or any document (driver’s license or national ID card). Also, if your tax clearance is available then that may be ...

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Albert Einstein, Steve Jobs, and Benjamin Franklin Shared This Daily Habit

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Benjamin Franklin began and ended each day with a question: “What good shall I do this day?” in the morning, and “What good have I done this day?” in the evening. In fact, many great thinkers embraced the idea of constantly questioning things. As Albert Einstein reportedly said, “Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning.” Of course, getting into the habit of self-reflection is easier said than done, as we often prefer to avoid asking ourselves the tough questions. As philosopher and psychologist John Dewey explained in his 1910 book, “How We Think,” reflective ...

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How Virgin Media Plans to Make Over $7 Million a Year From… Recruiting?learn

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The first new commitment was to make every single job applicant to Virgin Media more employable having experienced its recruitment process – whether they work for Virgin Media or not. The second, thought up by Graeme Johnson (Virgin Media Head of Resourcing) was to be the good guys of recruitment and become world-famous for a positive candidate experience. Here are six steps that outline how we’re doing it with them: 1. Research, understand and love every persona of your audience Empathize with and love your audience personas so you can design an authentic experience to suit them and build real ...

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11 Most Famous Entrepreneurs of All Time (and What Made Them Wildly Rich)

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1. Oprah Winfrey I think Oprah Winfrey has one of the most amazing modern rags-to-riches stories of all time. As you’re probably well aware, Oprah is the richest African American of the 21st century, and with a net worth of over $3 billion, she is regarded as arguably the most influential woman in the world. Her incredible success is all the more impressive considering her rough upbringing. The daughter of an unmarried teen who worked as a housemaid, Oprah grew up in extreme poverty. Her family was so poor that, as a child, Oprah was teased at school for wearing ...

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How an Entrepreneur With an Idea Can Develop Technical Expertise

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The world is full of infinite choices and numerous opportunities, but it is you who gets to decide what you do in your finite life and career. If you find something you’d really like to do — just do it! That’s the mantra most real, successful entrepreneurs live by. So, what does it take to be a successful entrepreneur? Having strong technical skills and expertise in the area of your choosing definitely helps. But most of the time, it so happens that you have an idea for a startup and you know how it will work or how you want ...

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Quotes About Wisdom that comprehend great men

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Quotes About Wisdom No one can make you feel inferior without your consent. Eleanor Roosevelt, This is My Story It is better to remain silent at the risk of being thought a fool, than to talk and remove all doubt of it. Maurice Switzer Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it is time to reform (or pause and reflect). Mark Twain The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool. William Shakespeare, As You Like It When someone loves you, the way they talk about you is different. ...

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9 Relevant Marketing Quotes to Grow Your Business

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n meeting with many business owners and entrepreneurs, I often share my advice or insights during consultations, and after working with these ambitious business people, nine of my quotes seem to resonate most with my clients. Just like a comedian remembers his best jokes and tosses away the ones that generate only few laughs, I try to remember and jot down the marketing quips that have lit up the eyes of entrepreneurs who were eager to grow their business. 1. Tell the story. “What’s the point of writing a great book if nobody will read it? The beauty of marketing ...

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