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10 Toxic Habits That You Should Get Rid Of Immediately

Nate Parker on 'toxic masculinity,' consent and 'male privilege'

Nate Parker continues to explain himself.<p>Parker is the director and star of "The Birth of a Nation," a highly-anticipated fall film about racial injustice that has been overshadowed in recent weeks by a past rape case.<p>Parker, now 36, was charged with rape while a student at Penn State in 1999. He …

Los Angeles

These Are the Best Food-Delivery Services, According to Nutritionists

Dinner just got so much easier.<p>If you’ve ever Pinterest-ed your face off in search of the almighty, not-too-challenging, but incredibly healthy dinner—and then tried to shop for groceries and actually get that meal on the table before midnight—you know that cooking ain’t always easy.<p>That’s where …

Is Sitting Cross-Legged Bad for You?

Before we run for our standing desks, separating the myths from realities of this common and, for many, comfortable position; One expert explains<p>Sitting for extended periods is unhealthy, increasing the risk for dozens of chronic conditions, from cancer and diabetes to cardiovascular disease, …

Sitting

The Onion Omega2 is a tiny little computer that only costs $5

The product follows the Raspberry Pi’s naming scheme of Produce + Greek<p>The Onion Omega2 is the latest tiny computer continuing in the tradition of the Raspberry Pi. The Omega2 is the successor to last year’s Omega, a hackable, expandable, and affordable computer that was one-fourth the size of the …

Now That I’m Getting Older, I Forget Things

Now that I'm getting older, I've noticed that I increasingly forget certain things.<p>For example, I'll find myself standing in the driveway with no idea why I went outside. Of course, the moment I head back in, it hits me—and out I go! But no sooner am I out than, once again, I'm at a loss. I just …

Owe

7 great Google features you probably don't use

According to a recent report, Google handles an average of 2.3 million searches every second. No doubt, Google is our go-to resource. We use it so much that “Google” has become a verb, as in, “Just Google it.”<p>But you can do much more than merely find articles, products and websites with Google. …

Chris Rock was once a 'risky' choice as Oscars host, but everybody's listening now

Eleven years ago, the film academy considered itself quite daring when it asked Chris Rock to host the Oscars.<p>The first black man to preside solo over the festivities, Rock would, it was hoped, bring a younger, hipper, more <i>urban</i> audience to the telecast, perhaps tighten up its sagging ratings, make …

Entertainment

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 problems and how to fix them

Like with the Galaxy S6, Samsung introduced a new level of build quality on its latest Galaxy Note smartphone, with the Galaxy Note 5 now also featuring a metal and glass unibody design. The premium look, top of the line specifications, faster and less bloated software experience, and improved …

Five reasons to hold on to your Galaxy Note 4 (and one reason to upgrade)

There’s no doubt the Galaxy Note 5 is a looker. With its sleek glass-and-metal build, gorgeous screen, and top-of-the-line camera it’s sure tempting …

25-minute walk could add seven years to life

New research shows that exercise can delay the ageing process, with experts suggesting one walk a day could halve the risk of heart attack death and add seven years to the lifespan<p>Just 25 minutes of brisk walking a day could add to seven years to your life, heart experts have said.<p>Researchers said …

What Men Say And What They Really Mean

Company creates robotic dogs that could save lives

After a lot of research, a Bay Area company developed a robotic dog that runs on gasoline and moves like a real animal.<p>By now, you may have seen the …

Robotics

Mans Wife Wouldnt Let Him Go Fishing So He Did This

BET brings live broadcasts to its iOS and Android apps

Nowadays, most TV networks offer live and on-demand content through mobile apps, including their own and those from service providers like Time Warner Cable, Dish and DirecTV. Today, just as ABC and others have done, BET is set to start broadcasting live on its iOS and Android applications, making …

Apps

Missouri cities, including Ferguson, sued over 'grotesque' jail conditions

The city of Ferguson, Mo., and another northern St. Louis suburb have been accused of maintaining "grotesque" jail conditions for motorists locked up because they couldn't pay fines for minor legal infractions, according to two federal class-action lawsuits.<p>The lawsuits against Ferguson and the …

Justice

9 Vegan Food Hacks That Are The Height Of Inventiveness

Vegans are smart. Their inventiveness knows no bounds. With a little brainpower and without using animal products, these herbivores have found a way to enjoy the same foods as everyone else. They aren't excluded from indulging in the delicious; they have their cake and eat it too, they just make …

49 Detox Recipes (That Actually Contain Food)

The word <i>detox</i> tends to bring to mind scary-intense juice cleanses or a gluten-dairy-meat-grain-sugar-caffeine-free diet that will make you run away …

Healthy Eating

What Can Make You Happier, Increase Your Attention Span and Even Make You More Courageous?

Meditation.<p>I listed it as one of the 10 things should you do every day to improve your life. It can boost happiness.<p>Via Shawn Achor’s The Happiness …

Mindfulness

Kangaroo Dreaming Of Food

Health Tip: Find Purpose in Life

The growing science on how a body imbued with meaning becomes physically healthier<p>There are a handful of junctures in life when a person’s sense of purpose is prone to twinkle and fade. In unemployment or professional stagnation; in financial or romantic straits, or after the death of a loved one; …

Here’s the Magic Number That Leads to Happiness

How much happiness does it take to make up for the sadness in life?<p>A ratio of 3 to 1.<p>Via Rainy Brain, Sunny Brain: How to Retrain Your Brain to …

Happiness

3 Tips for Starting Your Own Business at Any Age

Leaving your career to start a new venture can be daunting at any age. However, later in life might actually be the perfect time to leap and watch the net appear. Remember that scene from <i>Indiana Jones & the Last Crusade</i> when he had to take a leap of faith by crossing a huge abyss and the path …

11 Android Apps to Make Notifications More Interesting

I love Android as much as the next non-Apple owning guy, but there are times when I get bored of using the same old operating system, and seeing the same boring old Android notifications.<p>Thankfully, there’s no shortage of different ways to liven things up without having to root your phone, or in …

Shoe Porn: 20 Extravagant Heels & Flats for Fall

From glitter to pompoms, fringe to fur, shop gorgeous shoes that can turn any look on its head.<p>Some may call them "impractical" but we prefer "beautiful works of art." While we like to be certain we have our basics covered—we're still suckers for a pair of game-changing shoes—ones that will turn …

Following Apple Watch's announcement, G Watch slashed down to $179

Today Apple took the wraps off its first smartwatch, the aptly named Apple Watch. Apparently LG and Google want to steal a little thunder away from the watch, however, as they have now dropped the pricing of the G Watch down to $179. For those keeping score, that means that the G Watch is now the …

Pi-Top: The 3D-printable Raspberry Pi laptop anyone can build

People have done some pretty creative things with the Raspberry Pi -- and some pretty creative things with 3D printing, sometimes even putting the two together. But this is the first time we've seen a 3D-printed, Raspberry Pi-powered laptop -- AKA the Pi-Top.<p>The aim, according to its creators, is …

Raspberry Pi

Al Sharpton at Michael Brown funeral: 'Something is wrong in America'

The funeral of Michael Brown, the unarmed black teenager shot dead by a white police officer, concluded on Monday with a powerful eulogy by the veteran civil rights campaigner, the Rev Al Sharpton, who declared the response to the killing demonstrated that “something is wrong in America”.<p>“Michael …