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9 Ways To Make Your Home Look Expensive

New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, shares her best ideas for creating stylish interiors. After years of designing spaces for high-end real estate companies, she's spilling the beans on how you can spruce up your home decor without draining your wal<p>New York-based home stager, Cheryl Eisen, …

Basis Unveils $200 Peak Fitness and Sleep Tracker

Basis, a wearable company acquired by Intel earlier this year, has announced a new fitness and sleep tracker called the Basis Peak.<p>The key selling point for ‘geeks in sneaks’ is its ability to measure heart rate without any external hardware, such as a chest strap or smartphone. A plethora of …

O2 Germany partners with Zubie to connect older cars to the internet

Telefonica’s Teutonic arm, O2 Germany, has partnered up with Zubie to provide an O2-branded version of the Nokia-funded “quantified driving” outfit’s …

If Women Designed Cars

I just bought a new car. I was going to go buy another Prius, which I've been quite happy with over the past eight years, but they...moved the armrest! In its place now is a metal cup holder. I had visions of hitting my elbow (the not-so-funny bone) over and over again and deeply regretting my …

How Many Studio Lights Do You Really Need?

When it comes to the quantity of lights that one needs, opinions are often heavily polarized and a hotly contested debate often rages. There are …

Scientists Discover Dozens of Monuments Hidden Below Stonehenge

This field of ancient stones may be more complex than initially believed.<p>Scientists have new evidence that there is more to Stonehenge—the ancient rock formations that stand alone in a field in Wiltshire, England—than meets the eye.<p>Based on cutting edge digital mapping technology, researchers at …

NFL wants fantasy football-based curriculum in elementary schools

Back when I was in elementary school, we used to play paper football. It didn't resemble actual football whatsoever, but we didn't care because it was called football and we loved football.<p>Too bad we didn't have fantasy football -- and a guy like NFL chief marketing officer Mark Waller -- back …

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How the web lost its way – and its founding principles

When Tim Berners-Lee invented the world wide web 24 years ago he thought he'd created an egalitarian tool that would share information for the greater good. But it hasn't quite worked out like that. What went wrong?<p>In 2009, an American civil rights lawyer created a mashup mapping a neighbourhood …

11 Ideas For Building Your Own Modern Furniture From Scratch

A new book teaches you to make your own chairs from PVC pipes, tables from pizza crispers, and lamps from cardboard.<p>The closest many of us have ever come to making our own furniture is piecing together the contents of an Ikea flatpack. But no matter how many mass-produced Grundtals and Dagstorps …

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How To Make Your Phone Your Personal Trainer

Skip the gym, forgo the trainer, and take your fitness game to your smart phone.<p>It's easy to consider fall the perfect time to hide under a chunky knit—but in the interest of good abs and September beach vacations, here are ten fitness apps to keep you in check on-the-go.<p><b>How To Workout With Your</b> …

Why Polaroid’s Cube Action Cam is Special

Shopping for an action camera is like shopping for adhesive bandages: you either buy Band-Aids … or you pick up something called “Aid Plus Bandages” …

21 Lessons Robin Williams Taught Us

From the editors of Esquire.com, remembering the beloved Robin Williams and the lessons his movies taught us all.<p><b>Popeye (1980)</b>"Wrong is wrong, even when it helps ya."<p><b>The World According to Garp</b> <b>(1982)</b>"Gradual school is where you go to school and you gradually find out you don't want to go to school …

Forget Windows, This Private Jet Has Floor-To-Ceiling Panorama Views

The views afforded by the tiny airplane window–whether it’s cloud cover, city skylines, or mountain ranges–apparently aren’t good enough for design firm Technicon. Their French office has created a concept for a private jet called the Ixion that would replace windows with floor-to-ceiling digital …

Women stoned to death in Syria for adultery

BEIRUT (AP) — A cleric read the verdict before the truck came and dumped a large pile of stones near the municipal garden. Jihadi fighters then …

Russia's Putin issues retaliatory import ban

Russian President Vladimir Putin has named a new target as global sparring over Ukraine grows: food.<p>In a decree signed Wednesday, Putin banned food and agricultural imports from countries that have imposed sanctions against his country.<p>The retaliatory move comes more than a week after the United …

This Game Will Make You Feel Insane. Try It!

What’s the goal? Make your way through the maze. And try to keep your sanity.<p>Video games make us feel like gods, but we’re all just trained pets. A game will hand us a rocket launcher with unlimited ammo (I’m a god!). Then it will literally draw a trail leading us to our next target to shoot. And …

Dirt bike racer overtakes opponents with a wall ride

*guitar riff* WALL RIDE *guitar riff* TAKE IT EASY<p>This is from last year, but somehow we all missed it. Trust me, it's well worth your time. Last August, Michal Mároši was in a 4X event at JBC Bikepark in the Czech Republic. He crashed, but got up and was able to overtake two opponents with a …

ELLE Simplifies: Your Workout Routine

<i>Let's be real: Sometimes "life hacks" are only good in theory. (Yes, rigging a system of binder clips and plastic bread ties will organize my computer cables, but who has the time for that?) So, in celebration of National Simplify Your Life Week, we asked dozens of experts on everything from</i> …

3 Business Lessons From The Sinaloa Drug Cartel

Innovate like a syndicate.<p>Blockbuster is gone. So are Lehman Brothers, Atari, Pan Am, Circuit City and countless others each year. Startups fail, too, with 80% going belly up within the first 18 months. But here’s something to consider in comparison: criminal syndicates don’t go out of business. …

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21 Genius Hacks for Fixing Ruined Clothes

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, easy tricks for salvaging those damaged goods you just can't seem to part with.<p><b>1.</b> <b>Stop your sweaters from shedding by sticking them in the freezer overnight.</b><p>If you have a cashmere or wool sweater that won't stop shedding, toss it in the freezer before each …

How Kimye Inspired The New York Times’ Great Lebron Cover

Sports Editor Jason Stallman chats with us about some unlikely inspiration.<p>We’re totally impressed with the clever, minimal approach that the <i>New York Times</i> took to one of the biggest sports stories of the year, Lebron James’s announcement that he’ll be returning to Cleveland.<p>Sports Editor* Jason …