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Think Abs Are Impossible After 40? All You Need Are These 5 Moves.

Carve out a harder core—without doing situps—using a routine that spares your lower back.<p>For decades, ab training meant situps, curling your upper body all the way up off the floor, rounding your lower back. Some people got nice-looking abs doing this—and lots more ended up with back pain.<p>Today, …

Workouts

Replace Windshield Wipers

Vehicle repairs and maintenance tasks don’t always have to be done in the shop. You can easily do these in your own garage.<p>It’s easy to tell when …

DIY

12 No-Equipment Exercises Top Trainers Swear By

If you've ever skipped out on your workout because you were a) short on time, b) in a cramped space, or c) lacking your usual dumbbells or resistance …

Workouts

60+ Popular Restaurant Dishes — Hacked!

From Magnolia Bakery's classic vanilla cupcakes to Red Lobster's addictive Cheddar Bay Biscuits, we've rounded up the best restaurant copycat recipes. (Some even come straight from the source!) Keep reading for 68 tempting options, but be warned: you're about to get very, very hungry.

Olive Garden

The 5 Best Exercises at the Gym, According to Personal Trainers

Don’t hit the weight room again until these are on your to-do list.<p>Maybe you're new to working out. Maybe you've been working out for so long that you just realized you've been doing the <i>same six exercises</i> for the last three years. Or perhaps you were recently engaged in some next-level TRX workout …

43 Continually Best-Selling Products On Amazon That Are Classics For A Reason

Think of the classics in your life: your favorite sneakers, the sweatshirt you wear over and over again, or the products you keep buying when they go …

Shopping

What You Should Be Doing Instead of Marinating Your Meat

Whether you're cooking steak or chicken on the grill this summer, chances are you're going to be mixing up more than a few marinades. But marinades …

This 22-year-old college student makes $10,000 a month off Amazon's Alexa

David Markey, a 22-year-old senior studying applied mathematics and economics at Brown University, got his first Amazon Echo during the e-commerce …

How to Memorize an Entire Deck of Cards, Guaranteed (and Supercharge Your Memory)

Nelson Dellis, world record holder and 4-time winner of the USA Memory Championship, shows how you (and even I) can memorize a deck of cards and, in the process, remember anything you really want to remember.<p>Do you want to improve your short-term memory? Do you want to remember names, faces, …

If you want an IT career, this is where you start

<b>The future is obviously in tech</b>, but getting proficient and certified in the profession can be a hassle.<p>The conventional route encourages aspiring IT professionals to go through <b>years of college and grad school.</b> Not only does this take a significant time investment, but it’s also <b>expensive as …

How to Solve a Rubik's Cube in Five Steps

Watching someone solve a Rubik’s Cube with a few twists and turns never stops being impressive. But it doesn’t take a genius to conquer the classic …

17 Note-Taking Tips That'll Make Everyone In Class Want To Copy You

Yes, this means you have to go to class.<p><i>Some responses have been lightly edited for length or clarity.</i>

How to eat and train like a Wimbledon tennis champion

Tennis. Arguably one of the most exciting sports to watch and one of the most fun to play, regardless of whether you’re more Murray or Mr Bean.<p>But …

5 common problems with your dishwasher and how to fix them

Some of us rely heavily on dishwashers to do our dirty work, but when the machine breaks or malfunctions, our home can quickly turn into a scene from</i> …

Cleaning

Life hack: how to best arrange your iPhone apps, one icon at a time

After years of fiddling, I finally cracked it. This is how you should organise your home screen – and it’s advice that could be handy for Android users too<p>In the 10 years since the iPhone launched, I’ve never really settled on a way to arrange my home screen that I actually like. Folders seem …

10 best comic book readers for Android

Comic books have been around for a long time. It’s responsible for some of the most magical and amazing stories told in the last century. Everybody knows who Superman and Spider-Man are. The movies have done great in the box office as well. As a result, people are reading more comic books. The good …

How, When, & Why to reset the PRAM & SMC on your Mac

Is your Mac acting just…<i>odd</i>? Stuff like drives not appearing, screens not adjusting correctly, Bluetooth problems, AirPort non connecting? Maybe your fan is running non-stop or your battery has said that it is 50% charged…for two days…and your MacBook is <i>plugged in</i>. Yeah, these aren’t problems that …

The 25 Best Sci-Fi Movies of the 21st Century, From ‘Children of Men’ to ‘Her’

With themes that range from love to fear to humanity itself, the best sci-fi movies of the 21st century all share distinctly original visions.<p>Sci-fi …

Science Fiction

7 Apps to Download to Learn a New Hobby

Starting a new hobby often requires time and money—but if you don’t have much of either, you can skip the expensive in-person classes or tutorials, …

Apps

Take Better Shots at Night with an iPhone With These Tips

Many people love nothing more than snapping away on their iPhone to get pictures. But one thing that tends to be a problem for a lot of them is …

Mobile Photography

Top 10 Trailer Brake Controller Reviews - [The Best of 2018]

Top 10 Trailer Brake Controller Reviews — Making Sure You Choose the Best of 2018<p>October 4, 2017<p>Trailer brakes are extra protection policy for you, …

7 DIY Facial Recipes You Can Mix Up At Home For The Best Skin Of Your Life

Got a bit of honey, bananas, yogurt and an extra five minutes to spare? Forget expensive, luxury creams and masks--everything you need to make …

DIY splash-proof LED camping lantern

I though about this project just as I was getting ready for a camping trip. I reached out for the petromax and realised the net was rotten after a …

Arduino

How to add more storage to an iPhone or iPad

Apple's iDevices famously -- make that infamously -- rely on fixed storage. If you need more space, well, too bad.<p>Or maybe not. There are a few tricks you can try, starting with this weird one that seems to magically free up some otherwise unavailable space -- anywhere from a few hundred megabytes …

Build This Sexy Modern Bench Using Nothing But 2 x 4s

This lovely bench seat only looks expensive.<p>"Less is more" definitely applies to modern furniture. But despite its simple lines, modern style furniture can be expensive. This well-designed bench, on the other hand, looks great and only takes a few hours to build while costing less than $50 in …

22 Science Jokes Only Smart People Will Understand

Old statisticians never die. They just get broken down by age and sex.

What to Do When You Pull a Muscle From Working Out

Pulling a muscle sucks, and figuring out if it’s an actual strain that needs attention sucks even more. We’ve all experienced strains, cramps, …

Make Your Own Homemade Preserved Lemons

It is quick, easy and economical to make your own preserved lemons, and they will be far better than what you can find in exotic groceries.

13 Spots You Never Thought to Paint (But Definitely Should)

Here's proof that a little bit of color can make a huge difference.<p>Here's proof that a little bit of color can make a huge difference.