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A Decade After The Bubble Burst, House Flipping Is On The Rise

Amid saguaro cactuses and yucca plants, Lauren Rosin shows off a house that she's renovating in Phoenix's Central Corridor, a pricy neighborhood north of downtown.<p>"This was actually a courtyard and I blew it out," she says, pointing to what will now be an extra-large open kitchen with custom …

Real Estate

Amazon's Big Bet on AR and VR, Minus the Headset

The giant e-commerce site has launched Sumerian, an easy-to-use platform that lets users build AR and VR apps, explains Rob Marvin, PCMag Associate …

Augmented Reality

Caramelized Banana Pudding Recipe

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Cook first 3 ingredients in a large skillet over medium heat, stirring constantly, 2 to 3 minutes or until bubbly. Add bananas; …

Dessert

You Don't Need to Be a Blockchain Expert to Start a Blockchain Company

Privacy and data ownership will drive consumer decisions in 2018 and beyond.<p>If you're still trying to get your head around Bitcoin and ICOs, that's understandable. Blockchain though, the underlying social encryption technology behind cryptocurrency, is applicable to any and all industries.<p>The …

Dow Gains 669 Points Amid Reported Trade Talks With China

<b>Updated at 4:05 p.m. ET</b><p>U.S. stock indexes surged about 3 percent Monday after fears eased of a trade war with China. The two big trading partners reportedly are negotiating to improve U.S. access to Chinese markets.<p><i>The Wall Street Journal</i> reported that the U.S. and China have "quietly started …

Economy

What Burns More Calories, Swimming or Weight Lifting?

Not all gym routines are created equal. Even though swimming and weight lifting both burn more calories than inactivity, they don’t do so evenly. …

The human microbiome: why our microbes could be key to our health

A plethora of conditions, from obesity to anxiety, appear to be linked to the microbes inside us. Nicola Davis explains why the microbiome is such a hot topic of research<p><b>What are microbiomes?</b><p>Both inside and out, our bodies harbour a huge array of micro-organisms. While bacteria are the biggest …

Medical Research

How Long Should You Really Be Planking?

This goes out to everybody who’s ever held a plank for so long that their limbs gave out — according to University of Waterloo in Canada professor …

20 Ways to Do a Plank

Hello abs! Change up your core workout with these fresh variations on the plank.

Workouts

This Is How Many Reps You Should Be Doing If You Want to Get Lean

• Popsugar<br>• Health & Fitness<br>• Beginner Fitness Tips<p>How Many Reps Should I Do to Build Lean Muscle?<p>This Is How Many Reps You Should Be Doing If You're …

These 6 Home Workouts May Look Simple, But They'll Definitely Make You Sweat

Whenever I say that sweating profusely is my absolute favorite part of a workout, I often get a handful of perplexed and mildly concerned looks. …

Save $1,000 a year. Retire with millions

There’s a song that was a No. 1 hit in 1954 called “Little Things Mean a Lot.” Its title could sum up today’s simple lesson.<p>By saving less than $100 …

Investing

9 Simple Photoshop Hacks in 90 Seconds for Faster Editing and Better Photographs (VIDEO)

Here’s a quick one for those of you who’d rather be out shooting photographs than sitting behind a computer messing around with Photoshop. While we’d …

The Perfect Plank for Maximum Shoulder Stability and Strength

Having trained over 3,000 people in my fitness career, I've seen a lot of patterns in the mistakes people make when attempting to learn common …

This 1 LinkedIn Summary Mistake Makes Hiring Managers Stop Reading Your Profile

This one section on your LinkedIn profile is where most recruiters decide not to contact you.<p>It's very easy to make mistakes on your LinkedIn profile. These days, you need to consider how each section of your profile is being perceived. The photo, headline, summary and work history sections must …

The Only Dumbbell Exercises You’ll Ever Need

Eight moves to improve strength, endurance, and tone.<p>There are hundreds of ways you can use weights to ramp up your workouts. But many basic moves …

Exercise

The 8 Best Lower Ab Exercises for That Hard to Tone Spot

Build up your core with these expert-approved moves.<p>You’ve probably heard the saying, “abs are made in the kitchen.” But that's really only partly …

Here's where billionaire Elon Musk has his money invested right now

Elon Musk has a net worth of more than $20 billion, according to Forbes. He's built it largely through growing electric car maker Tesla, a publicly traded company with a $57 billion market cap, and reusable rocket company SpaceX, now valued at $20 billion.<p>But Musk says one thing he doesn't do play …

Tesla

Inevitable muscle wasting of old age could be stopped, scientists believe

The inevitable muscle wasting of old age could be stopped, scientists believe, after discovering why people become frail as they grow older.<p>Most people become weaker in their later years, as their leg muscles get smaller and less able to bear weight, which often leads to disability and falls.<p>But …

Muscle

Annihilation: Natalie Portman-starring Netflix movie delivers scares and smarts

The silence around her husband's latest mission had been louder than usual.

What It Takes to Be a Billionaire

For many, a six-figure salary is the endgame, the true sign that you've made it in life. But, among those who top lists like the Forbes 100, a six- …

Microsoft: Switching out of Windows 10 S Mode will be free for all

Microsoft is officially acknowledging that Windows 10 S Mode will be coming 'soon' to all editions of Windows 10 -- and moving off it to a …

9 Ways Entrepreneurs Can Get Started Making Money in a Hurry

A few different enterprises that each make some money can add up to you making a lot of money.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>The digital nomad revolution is among us and the combination of this remote work trend coupled with the proliferation of technology and the …

Bloated Facebook Messenger promises to simplify in 2018

“The app became too cluttered,” Facebook’s head of Messenger David Marcus announced today in a post of plans for 2018 including “massively simplifying and streamlining Messenger this year.” Between Messenger Day/Stories, its Snapchatty augmented reality camera, a bot Discover section, games, and …

Denver Broncos linebacker has a powerful explanation for why players kneel during anthem

Donald Trump’s inflammatory words about NFL players kneeling during the national anthem have been widely rejected by the NFL, NFLPA and many players.<p>Denever Broncos linebacker Shane Ray posted a powerful message on Twitter about why players are choosing to protest social injustice and racial …

Football (U.S.)

LeBron James blasts 'bum' Donald Trump, says White House visit an honor 'until you showed up'

A few hours after President Trump tweeted that he had rescinded his White House invitation to Stephen Curry and the NBA champion Golden State Warriors, LeBron James took to the social media platform to weigh in.<p>"U bum @StephenCurry30 already said he ain't going! So therefore ain't no invite. Going …

'Game of Thrones': Brienne to 'burst forth' in season 6

Brienne is done waiting around in the snow. <i>Game of Thrones</i> actress Gwendoline Christie spoke with EW about her character’s storyline in the upcoming …