Google finally has dark mode: Here’s how to activate it on iOS and Android

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Dark modes have been hugely popular with users because they can conserve battery life on smartphones with OLED displays. And they just look cool. For the last several years both Android and iOS have supported system-wide dark modes. The modes turn all the white or bright UI elements black, or “dark,” hence its name. Dark modes have been hugely popular with users because they can conserve battery life on smartphones with OLED displays . And they just look cool. Read Full Story

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A former Navy SEAL and a neuroscientist share 3 secrets for overcoming coronavirus stress

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The stress and confinement of being in a mini-submarine are similar to those induced by the coronavirus pandemic. A neuroscientist and a Navy SEAL explain the simple principles that can help you combat the anxiety of uncertainty and thrive. Crammed into the back of a mini-submarine with three other large SEALs, weapons, radios, and packs, you have little space to move, much less find comfort. It’s cold, wet, dark, and cramped. You’re never certain how long the trip will take. After an hour or so, seasickness sets in, and the only place to release is in the very mask you breathe from. Read Full Story

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Netflix’s ‘The Old Guard’ is a superhero movie for super dark times

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Dystopian world? Check. Villainous Silicon Valley dweeb? Check. Gina Prince-Bythewood’s epic captures our collective moment—and delivers ‘John Wick’-style fight sequences. If ever you should experience the odd twinge of optimism, one of the superheroes in Netflix’s The Old Guard offers a stinging, very 2020 rebuke within the film’s first 15 minutes: “Have you been watching the news lately?” Read Full Story

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I spent a year leading a team in complete isolation in Antarctica. Here are 4 strategies you need right now

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Rachael Robertson led a team of 17 people on a year-long tour of duty at Davis Station in Antarctica. Her hard-won lessons are increasingly relevant as we move through the pandemic. I’ve been in extended isolation before, with nine months of temperatures hovering around -35 degrees Celsius, blizzards, months of darkness, and the inability to get in or out. The lack of privacy, the mundane nature of the days, and the interpersonal pressure of living with 17 other people were extraordinary. Read Full Story

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8 critical lessons leaders need to emerge from the COVID-19 crisis (and one that will surprise you)

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We know that empathy and networking, for example, are important, but it’s how you approach these concepts now that will carry you out of crisis mode. In a matter of days, shutdowns and physical social distancing measures due to the coronavirus pandemic led to a dramatic shift in consumer values and behavior. It heavily impacted businesses and interrupted our way of life. Read Full Story

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