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Lost Art Of Bending Over: How Other Cultures Spare Their Spines

To see if you're bending correctly, try a simple experiment.<p>"Stand up and put your hands on your waist," says Jean Couch, who has been helping people get out of back pain for 25 years at her studio in Palo Alto, Calif.<p>"Now imagine I've dropped a feather in front of your feet and asked to pick it …

Yoga

Vodka Soda Is the Key to My Holiday Party Game

Adam Rapoport on the cocktail he's been ordering since college<p>Sometimes you’ve got to say no before you say yes.<p>Last Saturday night, I was lucky enough to be invited to a swank holiday party. All spiffed up and ready for a big evening, I bounded into the soirée with a smile on my face. And before I …

Cocktails

4 Tips To Become A Consultant For Your Second Career

<i>(The following is adapted from</i> The Consulting Economy: How to Manage Your Career in the Coming Workforce Revolution <i>by Jonathan Dison, published by Lioncrest.com.)</i><p>I’ve had the same conversation hundreds of times with different professionals. It’s the one in which I convince them that not only are …

Employment

Chemists confirm that whiskey really does taste better with a splash of water

The logic behind your bartender's advice.<p>Your bartender was right, according to a study released today in the journal <i>Scientific Reports</i>. When it comes to whiskey, a touch of dilution improves the solution. Diluting your whiskey with water makes it more flavorful, especially if it’s Scotch.<p>The …

Whiskey

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

Entertainment

The 16 hottest apps, according to today's college students

If you've ever wondered what college kids are up to on their phones these days, we've got an answer for you.<p>Tech Insider interviewed over 30 college students ranging from ages 18 to 24 from schools all over the country to find out what apps are the must-haves right now. We learned about everything …

Wileyfox and its 'post-Android' smartphone plans to disrupt the European market

As the mobile market continues to fragment, smaller companies are piggy-backing on major brands to offer customers a more secure and personalised handset experience.<p>For those not deeply rooted in the mobile phone industry, the notion of bloatware is another way of describing those useless apps that …

Three Bargain Basement Stocks Wall Street Is Missing

Disclosure: I own shares of DHI<p>Investors who focus on hot social media and biotechnology stocks that are trading at astronomical valuations are missing an opportunity — stocks that are trading at bargain valuations like First Solar, Goldman Sachs (NYSE:GS), and Horton D.R (NYSE:DHI).<p>First Solar, …

Investing