Michael Arcide

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10 Weekend Trips To Take This Spring

The dreary months of winter may have you hankering for a vacation, and April is the perfect time to take a quick weekend getaway. Whether you’re …

College Sports

‘My favourite beach in the world’ – readers’ travel tips

Wild, peaceful, fun, busy, hot ... we all love the seaside, whether it’s just along the coast from Swansea or sweltering under a tropical sky<p><b>Winning tip: Punta Uva, Costa Rica</b><p>Just a winding road away from vibrant Caribbean-infused Puerto Viejo is the Gandoca-Manzanillo wildlife refuge, a haven for …

Costa Rica

Mind-blowing math trick can tell your age and shoe size in 6 steps

No, it's not some modern sorcery — just a fun math "trick" that can figure out your age and your shoe size in six simple steps.<p>A fun little bit of arithmetic that has been making the rounds on the Internet, it involves six steps to blow your mind, as long as you're not 100 years old.<p>First you …

Mathematics

50 Most Anticipated Movies of 2016

From superhero movies and serious dramas to a new 'Star Wars' movie, the year's must-sees<p>Chances are good that most folks are still a little hungover …

17 Martin Luther King Jr. Quotes You Never Hear

While best known for his "I Have a Dream" speech, King's legacy included much more than that.<p>If any of you are around when I have to meet my day, I don't want a long funeral. And if you get somebody to deliver the eulogy, tell them not to talk too long. Every now and then I wonder what I want them …

Black History

From Broad City to Vinyl: here's what to watch this winter

Broad City, Better Call Saul and Sesame Street all come back, and there are new shows including JJ Abrams’s 11.22.63 and Martin Scorsese’s Vinyl. Here are the shows to tune into – and the ones to avoid<p>Christmas is the worst time of the year for television fans when all of our favorite shows take a …

TV

Blueprint for a Better Human Body

People who wear and design prosthetics are rethinking the form of our species.<p>When Elizabeth Wright smacks her right leg on a table, she says “ow.” That’s only interesting if you know one more thing: that her right leg is made out of carbon fiber and metal. It’s also part of her. “It is my right …

Prosthetics

Science Seeks to Unlock Marijuana Secrets

As the once-vilified drug becomes more accepted, researchers around the world are trying to understand how it works and how it might fight disease.<p>There’s nothing new about cannabis, of course. It’s been around humankind pretty much forever.<p>In Siberia charred seeds have been found inside burial …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Workouts

The 26 Stages Of Learning To Play The Guitar

No one ever told you playing the guitar actually required talent.

Physiology and Nutrition: Grain-Free Endurance Performance & Recovery?

There has been an upsurge in an “anti-western diet” philosophy recently, with a movement towards higher fat, higher protein, lower carbohydrate …

The 5 Necessities for a Winter Overhaul

Protect your ride from winter's bike-destroying menaces with these weapons. By Joe Lindsey

Typography

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How to Dress for Cycling in Cold Weather

Riding in the cold is more fun than it sounds—once you find the right clothing combination. Here's a guide to get you started.<p><b>65°–70°</b> <b><br>Start with</b> base layer; short-sleeved jersey; shorts; shortfinger gloves; socks<p><i>A shortfinger glove</i><p><b>60°–65°</b> <b><br>Add</b> arm warmers; full-finger gloves<p><i>An arm warmer</i><p><b>55°–60°</b> <b><br>Swap in</b> …

Cycling

101 Bike Maintenance Tips Every Cyclist Should Know

Your guide to a longer cycling life—for your bicycle, your gear, even a few friendships<p>Your bicycle doesn’t run on leg power alone. It also needs a little lube, a lotta­ love, and a good ­listen. You may not know every remedy your bike needs to live a long life, but you can gain enough wisdom along …

Knock Out Knee Pain

Protect your knees with these four tried and true training tips.<p><b>"PATELLOFEMORAL SYNDROME IN CYCLING</b> results from the undersurface of the knee cap rubbing too hard and for too many repetitions against the femur, grinding away the smooth cartilage on both," says Brian Prax, a physical therapist based …

Jackson Hole

Bicycling's Go Faster Eating Plan

Mix and match these meals and snacks to build unlimited options<p>Each day of the GO FASTER Eating Plan, formulated by Anne Guzman, sports-nutrition consultant for Peaks Coaching Group, provides 2,000 to 2,500 calories. You'll dig into 500-calorie breakfasts, lunches, and dinners, and stoke your …

Healthy Eating

15 best free Android apps of 2018!

Android’s biggest strength is its app ecosystem. There are a digital ton of Android apps. People downloaded them billions of times. Some of them cost money and some of them don’t. Usually, the best apps will cost you a few bucks. However, there are plenty of amazing options that don’t cost you …

The best, worst, and most controversial Android apps for 2013

2013 was an amazing year for applications. We saw some truly amazing Android apps come out along with new standards in design, video games, and quality. So which ones were the best, the worst, and the most controversial? You can check the video above if you’d rather watch or keep going if you’d …

Apps

Top 10 smartphone apps of 2013 list dominated by Google: Search, Play, YouTube, Maps and Gmail

Google has five smartphone apps in this year’s top 10 smartphone apps list, according to a recent study.<p>Using data gathered from January to October 2013 from Android and iOS users aged 18 years or older in the U.S., Nielsen has come up with monthly average numbers for various apps. Unsurprisingly, …

Apps

15 best Android games of 2017

Gaming on mobile has been improving at a far greater rate than any technology that came before it. Android games seems to hit new heights every year. With the release of Android Nougat and Vulkan API, it only stands to get better and better over time. It won’t be long before mobile sees some even …

Spotify sets mobile music free. What took so long?

analysis Even for the music labels' darling, giving listeners their streaming preference -- mobile and free -- took Spotify a long time. Blame the slow healing of the music industry and the morass of music licensing.<p>The beaten-down music industry adores digital, just not taking risks with it. That …

Spotify

Tiny…Tinier..Tiniest.

Spread the Cute:<p>The QTE comes in all shapes and sizes. Here are some petite prosh peeps!<p>Via the tasteful folks @ My Modern Met.<p>Advertisements<p>13creepy …

Soundgarden’s Kim Thayil: Growing Up and Looking Back

In the beginning, there were three: Kim Thayil, Hiro Yamamoto, and Bruce Pavitt. After collectively moving from the Midwest to Seattle, the former …

VLC steps into next-gen video wars with VP9, HEVC support

With VLC 2.1.1, VideoLAN continues to sidestep the software patent licensing minefield of video compression. Meanwhile, open-source allies put muscle behind the new Daala codec.<p>VideoLAN's VLC media player software has added experimental support for two video compression formats, HEVC and VP9, that …

Nextgen

Best Buy Black Friday 2013 full ad: free Galaxy S4, $49.99 LG G2, $29.99 HTC One, $29.99 Chromecast, cheaper tablets and other Android deals

Black Friday is approaching fast, and deals are coming in for various stores, including plenty of offers for Android fans – so let’s check out what’s inside Best Buy’s Black Friday 2013 ad.<p>$100 off any laptop, tablet, e-reader or smartphone with purchase of two-year Verizon mobile broadband …

Samsung Galaxy

This handheld device helps you lose weight by detecting acetone levels in your breath

Determining whether that three-mile run or the 8-minute abs session helped trim more pounds is difficult to measure for most diet-conscious people, …

Phones