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10 Innovative And Delightful Yoga Apps to Watch

Welcome to another edition of Apps to Watch, a bi-weekly series featuring the most impressive mobile apps that haven’t made it to the spotlight just yet.<p>The number of yoga practitioners in America has gone up from 20.4 million in 2012 to almost 37 million in 2016. This number is expected to grow …

Yoga

How to have a well-behaved puppy...make sure it sees a man with a moustache within six weeks of birth

The secret of how to make puppies well-behaved has finally been found, and it involves stroking them with a toothbrush and exposing them to men with moustaches.<p>The charity Guide Dogs, which trains 1,300 puppies a year, has created the first programme which is scientifically proven to have a …

Pets

Waking up is hard for a beagle puppy! Rubs his eyes

Beagles

This Celery Salad Is Actually Amazing and Yes, the Main Ingredient Is Celery

There are also dates and almonds... and Parmesan.<p>I have nothing but love for chef Josh McFadden’s (of Ava Gene's in Portland) celery salad. It sounds boring as hell, partly because it relies on one of the humblest, most underrated ingredients known to mankind (celery), but it’s actually a perfect …

Celery

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Career site Workey raises $8M to replace headhunters with artificial intelligence

One of the ways companies fill their ranks with good employees is by scouting “passive talent,” or people who aren’t currently looking for new jobs but might be convinced with the right offer. This usually takes hours of networking, but a Tel Aviv-headquartered startup called Workey uses artificial …

An Uber model for manufacturing is ready to upend the industry

Nazareth Ekmekjian was on a tight deadline, and news from the machine shops wasn’t good. A designer for Boston-based Piaggio Fast Forward, a transportation and robotics subsidiary of Piaggio Group, Ekmekjian needed a prototype of a component made within a week and a half. But every shop he …

Manufacturing

California is getting so much power from solar that wholesale electricity prices are turning negative

The extraordinary success of solar power in some pockets of the world that combine sunshine with high investment in the technology mean that governments and energy companies are having radically to rethink the way they manage—and charge for—electricity.<p>California is one such a place.<p>On March 11, it …

Renewable Energy

I just realized: My dogs eat better than I do

Always looking for ways to improve myself, I was happy to learn the other day that I open the front door "a little too aggressively," in the words of my younger daughter. She's not even married yet, but in those words I see such potential.<p>In fairness, when I wake up at 5 a.m. to let the dogs out, I …

Pets

7 behaviors to give up if you want to be happier

Exercise! Gratitude! Spending time with friends! Hooray!<p>What's more surprising is that there are plenty of things you can take <i>out</i> of your life to be a happier person. Think of it as decluttering your house, except instead of your house, it's your entire life.<p>To help you kick off the elimination …

Self-help

Python programmers: Big data’s main squeeze

While most people think of a python as a large snake that squeezes its prey, there is another type of Python. This one is a computing language that …

Attitudes Of Truly Happy People That You Can Learn

Without realizing it, you may be inviting a serious threat to your happiness into your psyche every day.<p>Unchecked, it could take hold of your upbeat …

Happiness