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Microsoft sends mixed signals about free Windows 10 upgrades

Microsoft has managed to confuse us (again) about its Windows 10 upgrade policy. Last week, it said Insider Program preview users would "receive the Windows 10 final release build and remain activated." The offer sounded too good to be true since it meant that virtually anyone could get a free copy …

Power And Charge Your Smartphone Using Wireless, 4G, 3G and Bluetooth Signals (video)

Back in May Nikola Labs unveiled their new smartphone case that was capable of recharging your mobile using just wireless radio frequencies that are …

You have To Eat Breakfast To Lose Weight and Heres Why

Do you feel like you eat the ground running in the mornings? With rushing to shower, get dressed, fight traffic, and get to work, you may decide that …

Nike Air Huarache "Blue" JD Sports Exclusive

The latest piece of Nike Sportswear footwear that’s exclusive to the UK’s JD Sports comes in the<p>The latest piece of Nike Sportswear footwear that’s …

6 fat-burning treadmill workouts you will love

Unless you've got the moves of the dazzling "Uptown Funk" treadmill dancer, working out on a treadmill can feel like an endless slog on a revolving belt that leads nowhere fast.<p>Which is what often happens to your motivation. In fact, in one study runners were put on treadmills immediately after an …

The Maximum Amount of Weight You Could Realistically Gain in One Day

Cue one big collective sigh of relief.<p>Of course you try your very best to stick to a relatively healthy diet and exercise plan. But some days, you're bound to go overboard—after all, you're only human. Perhaps it’s that time of the month and you just can’t stop munching; perhaps you had one too …

Why Selfishness Is A MUST For Happiness

<i>‘No matter what you decide to do or where you decide to go, the main thing is that you are happy doing so.’</i><p>Pursue Your Passion<p>My mother Patricia used …

Happiness

How To Work Faster And Smarter

It’s a depressing adage we’ve all heard time and time again: <i>An increase in technology does not necessarily translate to an increase in …

Economics

10 basic rules for a happier life — and most may surprise you

Happy International Day of Happiness!<p>For the last two years, the United Nations has set aside March 20 as a time to recognize “the relevance of happiness and well-being as universal goals and aspirations in the lives of human beings.”<p>Celebrating yet? Or do the stresses of everyday life mean little …

Happiness

10 Crazy Facts About Girls And Their Logic

#1 Her Voice<p>You may have noticed this but women speak in a higher pitch than normal when talking to men who they are attracted to. This was proven by …

Extreme Sports

Do your genes determine your entire life?

Some scientists claim that new discoveries have proved free will is an illusion. Nonsense, says Julian Baggini<p>Whenever you read stories about identical twins separated at birth, they tend to follow the template set by the most remarkable of them all: the “two Jims”. James Springer and James Lewis …

Genetics

Science says these 5 daily rituals will make you happy

17%.<p>Via "The Sweet Spot: How to Find Your Groove at Home and Work:"<p>Only 17% of the adult population is said to be flourishing, fulfilling their potential for happiness, success, and productivity.<p>Less than one in five. And the question that follows is, of course: <i>how do I become one of those …

Happiness

20 Delicious High-Protein Foods (No. 1 and 3 Are Best)

People argue about carbs, fats, and everything in between. However, almost everyone agrees that protein is important. Eating plenty of protein has …

Nutrition

10 Weird Facts About Cheating

You won't believe what researchers dug up this time<p><i>By Alexandra Churchill for YourTango</i><p>Size does matter…just not the size of what you think.<p>A new study claims that women are more likely to cheat on their man if he has big balls. (Yep, you read that right.) Researchers from the University of Oslo …

One company is trying to sell a smartwatch that powers phones, tablets, TVs, and more

In the middle of it all is a wrap-around, water-resistant smartwatch called "the hub," which has a 2.4-inch capacitive touchscreen, a 3G/LTE modem that works with nano-SIM cards, and runs Android 5.0 Lollipop. Joining it are a "pocket screen" and "tab screen," which expand the screen on the hub …

Batteries

Diet Soda and Weight Gain: It's Not Your Imagination

Drinking diet soda doesn't do your waistline any favors, research is suggesting.<p>In a May 2016 study published in the journal <i>JAMA Pediatrics</i>, …

Normal-Sized Guys Who Are Freakishly Strong Tell You How They Did It

Hit new PRs with secrets from these Hulk-like average Joes<p>The following three men look totally non-descript—they’re not big or small, simply average sized.<p>But in the weight room they’re anything but ordinary. They’re freaks of fitness with the ability to perform truly amazing feats of strength. …

Novel drinks deliver nutrient overkill, create health concerns for consumers

When Dr. Valerie Tarasuk had minor house repairs done earlier this year, she couldn't help noticing what the two workers discarded at the end of the day.<p>"After they left, I found a six-pack of energy drinks in the garbage," recalls Tarasuk, a professor of nutrition science at the University of …

6 Reasons You're Not Seeing Results from Your Workouts

You're hitting the gym regularly, and you've broken up with Ben AND Jerry. So what gives?<p>When you decided to make fitness a priority, you were pumped. For the first few weeks or even months, things were cooking. You were feeling great, looking slimmer, and totally on your way toward a fitter you. …

Charge Your Phone with Pedal Power

The Siva Atom charges your gadgets while you bike<p>Everyone knows that the hardest part of getting outside and onto your bike is having to leave the wall outlet where you charge your precious gadgets.<p>Okay, maybe not. But Siva Cycle, a Boston and Oakland-based bicycle accessories startup, has …

Gear & Gadgets