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The best workout shoes of 2017 to wear for running, CrossFit, spin & more

Having the correct workout shoes for the activity your doing is essential and can help you take it to the next level. Whether your enjoying a long run, high-intensity CrossFit training or hitting a spin class, we have the best shoes of 2017. Add more spring to your step this season with a new set …

Shoes

This Sleek New Gear Is Designed to Make Running Feel Easier

The Asics FuzeX line includes new sneakers and jackets<p>Running can be a bit of a slog—your joints ache, your lungs burn, and your muscles take a beating with every step. But wearing the right gear can make your jogs feel less like a chore, especially if you're new to the sport.<p>The latest gear from …

My Marketing Experiment Paid Off: How I Increased Gross Sales By $100,000 Through This Straightforward Task

I successfully carried out an extremely simple marketing experiment this year to grow my business' bottom line. Here's how.<p>As a branding and marketing strategist I'm always aware of (and trying out) the latest and greatest methods, theories and tools for how to get the word out about a business -- …

Marketing

Grovemade: Introducing the Desk Shelf System for your workspace

The awesome folks from Grovemade have recently introduced what they called: Desk Shelf System to enhance your workspace to the very next level. Most …

The best plug-in smart outlet

<i>By Rachel Cericola</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter, reviews for the real world. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here</i>.<p>After spending over 22 hours plugging in …

This Is Exactly How Long You Need to Hold a Plank to Flatten Your Belly

Finally! The six-pack you’ve always dreamed of is only a plank (or two!) away. You’ve even mastered the plank upgrades that can reshape your body. …

​How to Give New Life to Your Old Suitcases

Between spills, errant shoe bottoms, and airplane grease, inside and out, our suitcases may not be the cleanest. This year, before you pack for your …

Under 5 Minutes Drill to Improve Running Performance

This set of drills is a quick and easy supplement to any run, warm-up or strength workout you may have on your schedule. You can do them just about …

How to Increase Your Marathon Training Mileage Without Burning Out

The marathon is the longest distance many endurance athletes will cover in their running journeys. Depending on where you are in your level of …

Marathons

The Beginner Pull Up Program: Flexed Hang and Ring Rows

The Beginner Pull-Up Program is designed to help you achieve your first strict pull-up. If you already have a pull-up or two, this program will help …

Bodybuilding

Best Smart Doorbell Camera

After spending weeks testing seven popular DIY smart doorbell cameras, we think the SkyBell HD is the best one for most people due to its high-quality 1080p video, easy-to use app, and prompt response time between event and notification. SkyBell also beats others in value by offering a week of …

Smart Homes

Optical Illusion Rug Creates a Bottomless Void in Your Floor

Artist Scott Jarvie doesn’t believe home goods need to be warm and inviting to earn a spot in the house. That’s certainly the case with his …

Cool Stuff

Orbit’s #1 best-selling Yard Enforcer keeps pests out of your garden for $45

Amazon currently has the Orbit Yard Enforcer Motion Activated Sprinkler with Day and Night Detection Modes on sale for <b>$45.30 shipped</b>. This unit normally fetches $70, with this sale being $3 below our last mention and an Amazon all-time low.<p>As the #1 best selling Automatic Irrigation Sprinkler Head …

Gardening

The 6 Best Noise-Canceling Headphones for Travelers

As any traveler who’s ever sat behind a screaming infant will tell you, noise-canceling headphones are a must. Gone are the days, though, when you …

Consumer Tech

The 5 Best All-Conditions Sneakers Out Right Now

Suiting up for winter doesn’t have to mean giving up your favorite sneaker styles.<p>Whether you’re looking for the perfect way to replace your Adidas …

Cool Ways To Update A Kitchen With A Glass Backsplash

Ceramic tiles, bricks, mosaic stones, wood, metal, marble and even simple paint or wallpaper are all trendy options when it comes to kitchen …

These Three Portable Batteries Last for a Week

Finally cut loose from the wall outlet.<p>We need our devices more than ever, but sometimes the batteries simply run out of juice. Luckily, there's tech for that. Here are three high-capacity external batteries to ensure you're never battery-less again.<p>For the Road Warrior<p>Ever wish there was portable …

Gear & Gadgets

The 12 best shoes to suit any type of workout

Finding time to exercise in your busy day is a win, no matter what. But choosing the right gear will take your workout to the next level.<p>Proper footwear ensures you’re making the most of your time in the gym, allows you to move around properly, and helps prevent injuries. After all, just like you …

The Nebula Capsule is a 100-inch Android projector the size of a soda can

Anker – best known for its affordable smartphone accessories – has recently branched out into making projectors under the Nebula brand. Now the company is gearing up to launch its smallest model yet in the Nebula Capsule, which fits an Android 7.0 projector in a device the size of a soda can.<p>The …

2 of the best dash cams on Amazon are both discounted right now

If you drive around without a dash cam in your car these days, you’re just plain crazy. You might as well set a pile of cash on fire. If you’re in an …

Tackle This 20-Minute Bathroom Clean Out

I don't know about you, but my bathroom is usually the first casualty to clutter. I think it's because it's the last room I spend time in on my most …

Microsoft announces Office 2019, teases new features

As part of its Ignite conference today, Microsoft officially teased the next perpetual Office update, Office 2019.<p>Microsoft has announced Office …

F-Secure Sense raises the bar in router security - CNET

Making your smart home more secure was top of mind for F-Secure with its new Sense router that boasts more security options than most 802.11ac routers. At $199 (£169), it performs adequately for speed and range, but the bang for your buck comes in securing connected devices such as phones, laptops …

The world's first blockchain smartphone is in development

Sirin Labs, the company behind the $14,000 Solarin smartphone, is now developing an open-source model that runs on a fee-less blockchain. The Finney -- named in honor of bitcoin pioneer Hal Finney -- will be the only smartphone in the world that's fully secure and safe enough to hold cryptographic …

Blockchain

10 Reasons Why 7 Out of 10 Businesses Fail Within 10 Years

There's a fierce tide of potential for failure in business. Half of all businesses won't make it to the five-year mark.<p>While startup life seems glamorous at best when it comes to dizzying valuations and unsustainable bubbles that help to prop up newly-formed businesses in the hottest sectors, the …

An Incredibly Useful Beginner's Photoshop Tutorial

Adobe Photoshop is the go-to photo editing and manipulation software available online, mainly used by professional photographers and designers. It …

Adobe

The Ataribox will cost under $300 and ship next spring

Atari has so far kept pretty schtum about its forthcoming Ataribox, but in an email newsletter it's now revealed a few nuggets of information that should tide fans over until the console's Indiegogo launch this fall. As the newly-released pictures show, design-wise you can expect an Atari 2600 …

15 Businesses You Can Start for $10,000 or Less

Review these best business ideas for entrepreneurs on a budget.<p>This story originally appeared on GOBankingRates<p>Starting a business can be intimidating. Finding the right idea, dealing with the financials and getting it up and running successfully add up to more than a standard full-time gig. Simply …

Small Business

Plantronics Backbeat Pro 2 review: The best sub-£200 ANC headphones

They do get a little uncomfortable during long listening session, but they're undeniably good value for money<p>Plantronics is not a name you’d …

3 Brilliant Tips to Make Your Next Painting Project Way Easier

We spent five days watching Chris and Lexi Dowding, of Michigan-based SwatchOut, paint an entire kitchen. They worked like total pros because, well, …