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The Only Weightlifting Warm-Up You Need

Just because your body is warm doesn't mean you're ready for a demanding workout. Anyone can break a sweat from a five-minute jog and a couple of …

Workouts

Learn to code in one of the most productive, versatile, and beginner-friendly programming languages

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Flickr/nyuhuhuu<p>Coding continues to be a highly in-demand skill in today's job market, one that flies over the heads of most but can …

43 Books You Won't Be Able To Stop Talking About

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Tesla's new car includes a 'bioweapon defense mode' — and that's not a joke

Tesla unveiled its new Model X SUV crossover Tuesday night at a massive gathering in Fremont, California. CEO Elon Musk gave a thorough presentation in which he described the many capabilities of the $132,000 electric crossover. Equipped with two electric motors and a 90-kWh battery pack, the Model …

​Windows 10 tips, tricks, secrets, and shortcuts: File Explorer

Even certified Windows masters can learn a trick or two from Ed Bott's series of how-to articles. This edition covers tips, tricks, secrets, and …

Software

Our forgotten slavery horror: The shameful, untold history of America and the Cuban slave trade

As Cuba opens, it’s time to recognize our proxy role in Cuba’s slave trade, and the Monroe Doctrine’s real purpose<p>Stephen Chambers<p>September 27, 2015 12:00pm (UTC)<p>From the streets of Ferguson to the South Carolina statehouse, the legacy of slavery in the United States has taken on a new urgency in …

9 Books You Shouldn't Overlook

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7 Human Foods That Could Make Your Pet Sick

<i>By Dana Poblete for Thrive Market</i><p>Anyone who's ever owned a dog knows that sometimes, they double as vacuum cleaners. Whether it's a defiant toddler or a careless cook, food sometimes ends up on the floor, and most dogs (and cats!) are more than happy to be of service.<p>But while those scraps might …

These are the Latin American authors you should be reading this summer

For many years Latin American writers complained of living under the shadow of their predecessors: the heavyweights of magical realism like Gabriel García Márquez, Mario Vargas Llosa or Carlos Fuentes. And Latin American authors are too often absent from suggested reading lists, despite the …

20 Classics You Should Read At Least Once In Your Life

“Great books help you understand, and they help you feel understood.” – John Green<p>Nothing could be more fulfilling, exhilarating, or reassuring than …

Diet Vs. Exercise: Why What You Eat Really Matters More than Working Out—And When It Doesn’t

Anne Stephneson / EyeEm/Getty<p>The great debate over diet vs. exercise and which is more effective has been waged for decades. So, we thought it was …

Learn how to code e-commerce sites and landing pages from scratch

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>StackSocial Maybe you have a great concept for a mobile app, e-commerce site, or some other online business, but you don't know how to …

Enter The Matrix! This iPad App Lets You “See” Wi-Fi Signals

A new exhibition by Richard Vijgen reveals the invisible architecture of radio waves, all around us.<p>The invisible world around us pulses with radio waves, an electromagnetic tide that washes over everything. If you could see it, everything around us would ripple with information, like dropping a …

While their politics may be unappealing, you’re missing out on some expert storytelling and brilliant characterisation if you ignore these books<p>I wanted to write a book about conservative popular fiction, since I’ve been studying it for decades. Old-fashioned Tory fiction fascinates me, partly …

Literature

10 Free Online Courses To Make You More Successful

Learning

So You Want to Learn How to Code

Who knew one simple Medium post could ignite such a profound movement? #iLookLikeAnEngineer is now being spread globally in over 50 countries. It has …

How can I get into my PC without an admin password?

Stephen has been using a standard user account in Windows 8, but he’s forgotten the admin password. Now he needs admin access in order to install Windows 10<p>I have an HP laptop running Microsoft Windows 8. As recommended by many sources, I created separate user accounts for my wife and myself, and I …

Linux

3 Exercises You Need To Do To Counteract Sitting All Day

Sitting all day could be killing you. Take back your life with these three simple foam rolling exercises that will help relieve you of pain.

Faster, easier, free: how illegal football streams keep outpacing broadcasters

We are in a poky flat in a Scandinavian suburb, without a millionaire sportsman in sight. But if things go according to plan during the next 90 minutes, we will join the scourge of the richest sport leagues in the world.<p>Using Windows on a cheap laptop, with only rudimentary IT skills, we are about …

Internet

Which are the Most Popular Programming Languages at Hackathons

<i>Short Bytes : Devpost is the most popular tool used as a backend infrastructure in US hackathons. Recently, they released data telling us the most</i> …

Ten books to read in August

From the memoir of a Nobel Laureate to a journalist’s account of living with nomads in West Africa, these are titles worthy of adding to your bookshelf, writes Jane Ciabattari.

Healthy Brain, Happy Life: A Personal Program to Activate Your Brain

“One day I woke up and realized I didn’t have a life.”<p>That’s how neuroscientist Wendy Suzuki begins her new book, <i>Healthy Brain</i>, <i>Happy Life</i>. Then, with …

The Brain

20 Books You Should Read Before You Die

<i>“Books are the plane, and the train and the road.</i> <i>They are the destination, and the journey. They are home”-</i> Anna QuindlenEndless pages and infinite …

9 Novels the Author of 'A Game of Thrones' Thinks You Should Read

12 Anti-Inflammatory Foods Everyone Should Be Eating (and Drinking!)

Try these natural ways to combat inflammation.<p>Most of us have searched for the 'diet' that will help us age with grace, prevent disease, lose weight, and optimize our overall health and wellness. But there could be a hidden problem that we are not addressing. A problem that could be causing …

Wellness

14 Things Phenomenally Successful People Do Differently

“In order to succeed, your desire for success should be greater than your fear of failure”-Bill Cosby<p>What quality do you think differentiates the …

10 more tech innovations changing medicine

Enormous technological changes in medicine and healthcare are heading our way. If they hit us unprepared (which we are now), they will wash away the medical system we know, leaving a purely technology–based service without personal interaction.<p>By preparing and planning, we have the opportunity to …