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ESPN Layoffs: The Struggling Industry Giant Sheds On-Air Talent

The “Worldwide Leader in Sports,” as ESPN brands itself, laid off scores of journalists and on-air talent on Wednesday, showing that even the most formidable media kingdom was vulnerable to the transformation upending the sports broadcasting industry as more and more people turn away from cable …

Media Industry

7 Habits That Will Dramatically Improve Your Life

What does your daily routine look like? If you’re like most people, it involves struggling out of bed, having a quick breakfast, waiting for work to …

How to Be Less Stupid About Money, With Felix Salmon

Some people love to pore over their finances to optimize their savings like a fine-tuned machine. Myself, I prefer to stick my head in the sand and …

The 5 Causes of Suffering According to Buddhism And How You Can Overcome Them

We all encounter mental roadblocks in life. To feelings of self-doubt to anxiety and depression, mental hindrances can be extremely tough to deal …

Get Your Finances in Order With This Month-by-Month Guide

You don’t learn everything about money at once. Most of us take a series of steps in the right direction until we finally feel in control of our …

I Saved $20K in a Year Without Changing My Lifestyle—Here's How

If you can relate to the two-thirds of Americans who struggle to stick to a budget, there's one pivotal mistake you're likely making: …

12 most heated moments in an unprecedented debate

Hillary Clinton and Donald Trump launch brutal exchanges as the Republican goes for broke.<p>Donald Trump and Hillary Clinton got straight to the point after taking the presidential debate stage Sunday night -- the Republican calling her a "devil" and the Democrat saying her opponent owes all …

The 10 Most Popular Cocktails in the World

The 'Mad Men' effect is still going strong.<p>Do you have a signature cocktail? You should have a signature cocktail. Few things make you feel so sophisticated as casually ordering exactly what you want while your friends hopelessly peruse the menu in some bar, trying not to ask for something crap.<p>But …

Does Anyone Else Remember The Pretender, the Weirdest Show of the Late '90s?

Trying to describe <i>The Pretender</i> to people who’s never seen it is nearly impossible. The premise is ridiculous and the twists unbelievable. It’s a …

New Zealand's ONLY Mens Lifestyle Magazine

M2 June 2018 - LATEST ISSUE!<p>May 25, 2018<p>Age: 33 Occupation: Head of Supply Chain at My Food Bag What’s your morning routine? Hit “snooze” once (or …

Clinton puts Trump on defense at first debate

<b>(CNN) —</b> Hillary Clinton forced Donald Trump onto defense over his temperament, refusal to release his taxes and his past comments about race and women during a fiery debut presidential debate Monday -- a potentially pivotal moment in a tight election campaign.<p>Clinton, who has seen her dominance of …

Donald Trump

A Modular System That Lets You Create Your Own Gadgets

If you’re someone who’d rather invent a new device than get the latest thingamajig at Best Buy, Nascent Objects can help. The California-based company, working with design firm Ammunition, has built a modular system that lets anyone make their own electronics. Using a broad assortment of …

Men Reveal How They Know A Woman Is Wife Material Vs. Just A Hookup

When you're looking to find someone to settle down and Netflix and chill with forever marriage-style, there are so many factors to consider.<p>Do they want kids? Where do they want to live? Do you both want to buy a house in Prague when you retire (just me?).<p>There are things we can figure out easily, …

The Open Letter Denouncing Trump You’re Going to Read on Facebook for the Next Four Months

As a tech executive/low-level Republican staffer/former head of a neutral-sounding government agency/sports writer, I can no longer stay silent as Donald Trump's campaign for the Office of the President of the United States of America devolves into a self-promotional farce—which is why I need …

Pokemon Go's mental health benefits are real

"The research is really, really clear on this."<p>Dr. John Grohol is an expert in technology's impact on human behavior and mental health, and for the past 20 years he's studied how people operate online. He's the founder of mental health network <i>Psych Central</i>, and he knows all about the latest tools …

Mental Health

Drake Gave Us His Go-To Whiskey Cocktail Recipe—And Its Almost "Too Good" to Be True

His nickname may be Champagne Papi, but when it comes down to it, Drake is a whiskey man. So much so that, back in February, the 29-year-old rapper …

Ali scripted funeral plans in exacting detail in 'The Book'

LOUISVILLE, Ky. (AP) — Muhammad Ali and his innermost circle started a document years ago that grew so thick they began calling it "The Book."<p>Its …

The 18 best outdoor date ideas of all time

Summertime is quickly approaching, which means the days are getting longer and summer Fridays are just around the corner. The warmer months also …

Want to Get Out of Debt and Build Wealth? Cultivate These 5 Habits

If you want to get rich, the first thing to do is get out of debt--so your personal math works for you, not against you.<p>If you weren't born into wealth, and yet you want to know how to get rich, there's only one answer: Learn to become an entrepreneur.<p>Step number 1 on that journey is to make the …

Here's what would happen if the FBI tried to hack an Android phone

The Justice Department has managed to unlock an iPhone 5c used by the gunman Syed Rizwan Farook, who with his wife killed 14 people in San …

Android Phones

These 5 cities have the worst traffic in America

In the meantime, however, the process of getting from one place to another still largely involves sitting behind a steering wheel trying to stay calm while battling traffic.<p>How often people have to deal with traffic varies greatly, depending on which part of the country they live in. Cities on the …

Chris Pratt Gives a Hilarious Tour of the Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2 Set

<i>Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 2</i> is currently filming and Disney has once again teamed up with Omaze to raise money for a worthy cause while giving one …

One stat shows how artificial intelligence is exploding into the world

Google made headlines with it huge victory in the ancient game of Go a few weeks ago. And AI is entering into the marketplace at a historic rate, changing industries as complex as Wall Street in the process.<p>If you get the feeling that we're at the start of a tidal wave, you might be right — take it …

Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice review – Ben Affleck earns his batwings

Gotham and Metropolis – not Affleck and Henry Cavill – are the true stars of Zack Snyder’s polished superhero showdown<p>Related: Batman v Superman's gender problem and Buerk v Benedict - the Dailies podcast<p>The title gives you the first clue: originally intended as the sequel to the most recent …

A visual guide to Android N

While many of Android N's improvements are under the hood, Google is sprucing up the look of its upcoming mobile OS. Take a tour of Android N's new features.<p>Responding within notifications<p>Android N's notifications are interactive, and you can respond within notifications instead of opening an app. …

The 1946 Story That Predicted How Crazy the Internet Could Get

You often hear people say things like, “no science fiction writer could have predicted the Internet,” when they’re talking about science fiction’s …

This is our favorite Android smartwatch

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Huawei Instagram Smartwatches are, slowly but surely, becoming more commonplace. After the initial thrust of advertisements that took …