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I Wake Up at 5 A.M. to Work Out, and These Are 5 Tricks For Making It Effortless

I was forced to become a morning person. Not because I'm a mom or because I work full-time, but because I needed to make exercising regularly happen. My mindset used to be "Oh, I'll work out later," but later got pushed and pushed into never. With work and family responsibilities, the time to work …

Fitness

Why Grade Grubbing Valedictorians Never Get to Rule the World

The skills it takes to make it in high school and college are not the same as the skills it takes to succeed post-graduation. In fact, C+ does just …

High School

Subscriptions are becoming the new perpetual license

Software and hardware vendors are increasingly embracing subscription pricing, and it's not just because the cloud made them do it.<p>It's not often …

iOS Tip — Create a PDF from Web Page, On Your iPhone

Sometimes, you just want a permanent copy of a web page article. When I do, I create a PDF.<p>It’s handy if you want to annotate (mark up), share with …

How to Be Present and Peaceful When You Can't Stop Thinking

<b>“Rather than being your thoughts and emotions, be the awareness behind them.” ~Eckhart Tolle</b><p>When I first started practicing Zen (or presence), I used …

Skinners barefoot running socks are so durable you can walk on broken glass

Back in June of 2016, we featured Skinners as an awesome piece of new tech that wasn’t available for purchase yet. Having recently exceeded their …

If you haven’t ripped all your old DVDs yet, this is the app to use

If you’ve ever had to convert video files before, you’ve probably used Handbrake (which also happens to be one of the easiest ways to rip a DVD to …

Five Key Muscle Groups for Stronger Running

Smart runners know that targeted strength and conditioning routines as part of their regular training programme will significantly reduce the risk of …

10 Success lessons from Paulo Coelho – “The Alchemist” for entrepreneurs

Share37<p>Tweet<p>Share56<p>+16<p>Shares 99<p>Paulo Coelho is a Brazilian novelist and songwriter and the best-selling Portuguese language author in history. He …

Motivation

United’s Awesome Island Hopper – 6 Amazing Stops from Hawaii to Guam! HNL-MAJ-KWA-KSA-PNI-TKK-GUM

We’ve written about this B737-800 island hopper flight from United before, but now there are multiple reviews from those who stayed on board for …

Guam

Apple Watch Nike+ coming soon, ups fitness ante

Apple will debut a Nike-branded Apple Watch next Friday in a bid to highlight the device’s fitness creds.<p>Apple is mostly making a fashion and branding statement with Apple Watch Nike+ via a special band and color schemes. The core features of the special version of the watch are the same as other …

The extinction inside our guts

The world is facing an extinction event. Hundreds of species are disappearing from their native habitat. This impending extinction is distinct from the plight of the polar bears or frog populations and is not a result of global warming or deforestation. It's happening within our guts, which are …

Microbiology

Probiotics Won’t Fix All Your Health Problems

Probiotics are having a moment. The tiny buggers are marketed as health enhancers for adults, for kids, and even for dogs (in a beef flavor, of …

10 Success lessons from Jack Dorsey – “Founder of Twitter and Square” for entrepreneurs

Share37<p>Tweet<p>Share26<p>+11<p>Shares 64<p>You may know him as the serial entrepreneur founder of both Twitter and Square. But did you know Dorsey’s also a …

Entrepreneurship

The 9 Best Home Fitness Equipment Pieces to Buy in 2018

Setting up a home gym doesn't have to be a daunting task when you consider all you need is basic strength training equipment.<p>Here are the 9 basic …

Exercise

What's The Difference Between All These Running Apps?

A lot has changed since we picked our favourite running apps a few years ago. Now there are tons of apps that save your stats in the cloud and let …

7 Google Flights Tricks That Are Better Than Any Travel Agent

And cheaper, too!<p>Chances are you’re familiar with Google Flights. The travel search engine does everything you assume it would, like locate flights based on your ideal outbound time, inbound time and number of stops. After all, it’s the same technology that powers both KAYAK and Orbitz.<p>The site …

Google Flights

22 Absolutely Essential Diagrams You Need For Camping

From survival to s'mores, here's everything you need to know to ensure a flawless camping trip.

Camping

10 Success lessons from Mukesh Ambani - "Wealthiest Man in India" for entrepreneurs

Share55<p>Tweet<p>Share92<p>+11<p>Shares 148<p>Thousands of stories are told about how children inherit wealth from their parents, but not many are told where the …

India

Florida Keys

<b>Travelers who have gone on long bus rides or fought with their siblings in the back of the family station wagon will sarcastically say “Getting there</b> …

Key West

Men Over 65 Who Do This Physical Activity Every Day Have the Same Energy Efficiency as a 20-Year-Old

There are some incredible perks of being a long-distance runner, surprising benefits, like women find you more masculine and attractive, and some …

Energy Efficiency

5 simple ways to improve your 5K time

<i>This content has been created in collaboration with New Balance.</i><p>Want to get in your best shape ever? Run a 5K. Tailoring your training to this short …

9 TED talks that can help you become insanely productive

Reaching optimal productivity is about working smarter, not harder, and making the most of each day.<p>The following TED talks offer valuable lessons in doing just that.

Buyer’s Guide: Soft-Shell Roof Top Tents

Although the roof-top tent (RTT) has been around since the thirties in Europe, a rising interest in four-wheel drive touring has only recently …

Extreme Sports

This Wall Can Heat And Cool A Building Without Electricity

Indoor heating and cooling accounts for half of Egypt’s energy consumption. And they’re not alone. In 2011, the provision of hot water, space heating and cooling were estimated to account for roughly half of global energy consumption in buildings, and they produce a large fraction of greenhouse gas …

Prefab Homes

iPhone vs. Android: Which is better? - CNNMoney

Login<p>The iPhone’s TouchID fingerprint sensor makes bypassing the annoying lock screen a breeze. Some Android phones have a similar feature. Other Android phones have a “Smart Lock” tool that uses face recognition or location to bypass the lock screen, but it’s a less secure option.<p>Make a …

Apps

Packed Full of Wilderness Survival Tools This Card Is More Useful Than a Visa

If your vacation has you visiting one of the world’s great metropolitan cities, your credit card is probably the most valuable tool in your pocket. …

Will Running Outside in the Winter Make You Sick?

The old adage “When the going gets tough, the tough get going” is true about winter runners. While others head inside to indoor tracks and …

How to Layer for Cold-Weather Running

Few people think more about what to wear than cold weather runners. Fall and winter weather can require anything from a light synthetic top to …