Erik Martin

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Meet the A6500, Sony's New Flagship APS-C Mirrorless Camera

Sony’s A6300 is one of the top performing APS-C cameras on the market, and is right up there with the likes of Fujifilm’s X-Pro2 and X-T2 in many …

Cameras

This Foolproof 5-Minute Exercise Will Cure Your Procrastination

It's so simple there's no excuse not to try it.<p>There's no shortage of procrastination cures out there, but few of them come with the sort of detailed instructions that make them easy to put into practice. Be kind to yourself, suggest psychologists, for instance. Which sounds nice, but if that were …

Steep skiing technique: learning skidded turns

On steep terrain many of us try to carve on our edges too much, leading to acceleration and out of control skiing, says <i>Telegraph Ski and Snowboard</i> ski technique editor and coach for Channel 4's <i>The Jump</i>, Warren Smith. Flattening the skis through the turn instead, resulting in a skidded turn, can …

Pentagon: ISIS leader in Afghanistan killed

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> US and Afghan Special Operations Forces conducted an airstrike in Afghanistan that targeted and killed ISIS leader Hafiz Sayed Khan on July 26, according to a statement from the Pentagon.<p>Khan's death affects ISIS recruiting efforts and operations in the region, the Pentagon …

U.S. Dept. of Defense

How Your Untamed Mind Affects Your Productivity

The human mind is always on the move, producing up to 100,000 thoughts per day, and in today’s busy world, your brain is bombarded with seven times …

Time Management

The 10 Worst Questions to Ask Your Flight Attendant

You know how miserable it is to fly? The crying babies, the perpetual delays, the fistfights breaking out over reclined seats. Now imagine you did that every... single... day. And you didn't get paid much for it either.<p><i>By: Matt Meltzer</i><p>You know how miserable it is to fly? The crying babies, the …

Gluten-Free

New iOS App ‘Shutter’ Gives You Unlimited Cloud Photo Storage Completely Free

Last year we featured StreamNation: a cloud storage solution built with photographers in mind. Well, a few days ago, StreamNation released a new …

Move of the Week: Booty Squeeze

This exercise from Brooke Burke-Charvet will give you a tight booty AND toned abs.<p>Want an exercise that will give you a tight booty <i>and</i> toned abs? …

Skip the Squats and Do These 15 Booty-Sculpting Moves Instead

Squats have their place in strength training, but there are plenty of other butt exercises out there! Mix up your routine, and try out the following …

Benefits of Lifting Heavy

When you think of going to the gym, do you <b>ONLY</b> think of doing cardio? Or do you actually go to lift as heavy as you can? More often than not, women …

82 Push-Ups You Need to Know About

Drop and give me<i>…</i> 82<i>?</i> That’s right. We at Greatist love—nay, adore—the push-up. It’s one of the simplest and most functional exercises around, and <b>it</b> …

Workouts

Canadian technology and the flight of the drones

When Libyan rebels marched on Tripoli in 2011, a Canadian drone led the way.<p>The unmanned aircraft, a product of a company called Aeryon Labs based in Waterloo, Ont., sliced slowly over the landscape, mapping the terrain and sending valuable tactical information to the soldiers. Six months later, a …

Unmanned Aircraft

Borrow now – or pay later, Alberta warned

<i>Every day ROB Insight delivers exclusive analysis on breaking business news and market-moving events. Streetwise offers news and analysis on Bay Street and the world of finance. Inside the Market</i> <i>delivers up-to-the-minute insights on market news as it develops.</i><p><i>Here are our editors' picks of some of</i> …

Burned out? You need an exit plan

Liz Scully has lived an exciting life in film, working in lighting and post-production effects for movies like <i>Battle: Los Angeles</i>. The hours are long, the pressure intense – and she nearly killed herself twice, she believes, from overwork. Now she is recovering, in Bangalore, India, where she is …