Clear out everything but the primary content on a Web page, track the amount of time you spend working versus goofing off, and remind yourself to take a stretch break.
Each new school year brings new challenges -- and new distractions. It's harder than ever to stay focused on work or on studying, but there are old and new tricks to help keep our mind on the game.
After the wild success of Google's guitar-themed Les Paul doodle, the company books it for an extra day on its search page and announces that the doodle will have a permanent home online.
RescueTime research indicates that users spent an average of 36 seconds playing the game Google replaced its home page logo with Friday.
How often do you do only one thing at a time? Find out how your brain keeps you from checking things off your to-do list, and how to trick yourself into getting more done.