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Overthinking The Small Stuff? Five Ways To Make Better Decisions, Faster

How many decisions have you made over the last day, week… month? Drive or Uber? Suit or no suit? Black suit or blue? Times Roman or Arial? Marriott or Hilton? Italian or Thai? iPhone or Galaxy?<p>While today’s freedom of choice has obvious benefits, the constant pressure to make perfect choices can …

Jeff Bezos

This "Challenge Circuit" From Jillian Michaels Has Us Sweating Just Watching It

Jillian Michaels didn't get her toned arms and chiseled abs overnight. The trainer, who earned a reputation as America's toughest trainer on <b>The Biggest Loser</b>, puts in work at the gym. Since she's known to take everything up a notch, it's no surprise that she grabbed a pair of kettlebells and …

Kettlebell Exercises

Blippar is using AR to help customers find their way indoors

Remember the scene in Minority Report where Tom Cruz walks through the mall and thousands of holographic ads pop up around him? That reality may not be as far off as we thought.<p>Blippar, the augmented reality startup that launched back in 2011, is today announcing the launch of a new product that …

Augmented Reality

Everything You Need to Know About the Priority Pass Program

There are many travel rewards cards that offer some form of access to the Priority Pass network of airport lounges, but it’s sometimes unclear what …

Flying

Best Sex Toys on Amazon Plus Prime Day 2018 LELO Coupons

Amazon Prime Day 2018 is here, everyone! This is NOT a drill. If you don’t know what Amazon Prime day is, well, let us enlighten you: It is only the holy grail of Amazon deal-days. It is the <i>crème de la crème</i> of opportunities to score expensive gear of all kinds for super discounted prices. Amazon …

40 must-watch movies to consider yourself a film buff

With so many movies to choose from, it’s easy to stick to the years you know. Here are 40 classic movies from each decade to broaden your film …

What Tech Insiders Are Reading Right Now

We asked 10 people doing good work in the industry to recommend 5 books each. The result is a goldmine for summer readers.<p>Whether you’re staring at some vacation time or just always on the hunt for something good to read, we’ve got some suggestions for ya (big surprise, right?). But this time, we …

Books

20 Life Hacks Using Rubbing Alcohol You’ve Never Thought Of

Have some extra rubbing alcohol under the sink, but no idea what else you can do with it?<p>Put it to good use with these 20 uses for rubbing alcohol …

Nightmare Cinema producer previews the bloody new horror anthology

<i>Nightmare Cinema</i> is the title of a new horror anthology movie making its world premiere July 12 as part of the opening night of this year’s Fantasia …

9 of the Best Worst Horror Movies Ever Made

If your horror-movie enjoyment requires high production values, plots delivered without yawning holes, and dialogue that always makes sense, well, …

The Best Biographical Documentaries Ever Made — IndieWire Critics Survey

From "Amy" to "What Happened, Miss Simone?," we're in a golden age of biographical docs. Our panel of film critics picks the best ones ever.<p><i>Every</i> …

10 hidden gems on Netflix that should be in your queue right now

There are a lot of TV shows and movies that don’t get the amount of attention that they deserve. Let’s see if we can turn that around with these 10 …

Nicolas Winding Refn’s Free Movie Website: Here’s Why the Director Picked These Cult Movies to Stream

Refn is making four of his favorite cult films available to stream online for free. Here's why he thinks each one is worth a view.<p>Nicolas Winding …

25 Comic Book, Sci-Fi and Fantasy TV Shows on Amazon Prime Video

Looking for a new geek show recommendation or want to rewatch a recent favorite? Here’s what Amazon Prime Video has to offer. • facebook <br>• twitter …

Our scary-good favorites from this year’s Cinepocalypse genre film festival

The Cinepocalypse film festival descended once more upon Chicago’s Music Box Theatre this past week, providing seven straight days of movie madness, …

Best films of 2018 so far

All the Money in the World<p>Raucous thriller about the real-life 1973 kidnapping of J Paul Getty’s grandson, and the billionaire’s subsequent refusal to pay the ransom – a film that became notorious in its own right after reshooting scenes featuring disgraced actor Kevin Spacey.<p><b>What we said:</b> With the …

Comic Books

What We’re Reading This Summer

“Maybe Esther,” by Katja Petrowskaja<p>This book took a long time to get to me. Katja Petrowskaja and I were close friends in Moscow in the nineteen-nineties. Then she moved to Berlin, and we have seen each other sporadically since. A couple of years ago, she published “Maybe Esther,” her first book, …

Books

The 50 best podcasts of 2018

<b>2 Dope Queens</b><br>Comedy panel hit<p>Phoebe Robinson and Jessica Williams’s podcast is a perfect storm of comedy and representation, with the two US comedians hanging out with their mostly female, often non-white and LGBT guests to chat “race, gender, sex, and other less serious topics”. Recorded in front …

Comedy

How To Explore Tokyo in 3 Days

<b>Nakano Broadway</b><br>If, during the 11 hour flight from San Francisco to Tokyo, you lose a day and pretty much your entire concept of calendared reality, …

Osaka’s Best Outdoor Attractions → 3 Breathtaking Parks

For those with a love of the outdoors, despite being one of Japans largest and most densely populated cities, Osaka has a number of natural beauties …

Japan’s Robot Restaurant Is a Futuristic Sensory Overload

Robotics and psychedelic lights electrify the Robot Restaurant in Shinjuki, Tokyo.<p>If any one country is truly synonymous with robotics, it is without a doubt Japan. Last year in the country’s Huis Ten Bosch theme park, the Henn-na (“Weird Hotel”) opened, billed as the first staffed entirely by …

Two Weeks in Japan: A Detailed Itinerary

During our two weeks in Japan we experienced as much as possible of what the country has to offer. From the neon lights of Tokyo to the wooden …

Japan

Roth IRA Conversion: What's the Benefit?

To shift your assets from a traditional IRA to a Roth means you get hit with a tax bill right now that you'd otherwise postpone. How is that a good …

Should You Pay Off Your Mortgage? The New Tax Law Changes the Math

Tax-law changes will shut millions out of mortgage-interest deductions, especially if they are married couples<p>Now is the time to find out if you are one of the millions of Americans who won’t be able to deduct their monthly mortgage-interest payments.<p>For 2017, 32 million tax filers got a …

Finance

12 things you should be doing with Command Hooks

10 Golden Rules to Keep Your Sex Life Steamy

It’s easy to say there are “golden rules” to keep your sex life going strong, but the truth is—it actually <i>is</i> that simple. Who knew?<p>If you keep track of your relationship and make a conscious effort to keep things smokin’, you’ll have an advantage. Couples who give weight to their sex lives have …

Relationships

18 Greek Yogurt Recipes That Prove It's Not Just for Breakfast

Greek yogurt all day, every day.<p>April 24, 2018<p>I went through a phase where I had Greek yogurt every single morning for breakfast with some kind of …

22 Healthy Snacks That Are (Almost) Too Good To Be True

Snacking doesn't typically count as an actual meal, but if it did, it would be our favorite meal of the day. We love munching between breakfast, …

Japan but not as you know it – why the Setouchi region should be on your bucket list

Miles away from the maid cafes, the manga and the Japan that mostly lies in the minds of what people imagine Tokyo to be, lies the Setouchi …

Japan

Foreign visitors pick the 20 coolest places in Japan

The users of travel website <b>Trip Advisor</b> recently ranked Japan’s best free sightseeing spots. Of course, if you’re visiting Japan from abroad and in a …