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NBC will stream Super Bowl XLIX online and through the Sports Live Extra app

The Seattle Seahawks are facing off against the New England Patriots for the title of Super Bowl XLIX champions this Sunday, February 1st. The game is airing on NBC, and this year, the network is treating football fans to <i>tons</i> of Super Bowl coverage. NBC is streaming 11 straight hours of football …

10 best Android Wear 2.0 and Android Wear watch faces

One of the best parts of Android Wear is the ability to customize your watch face. It’s a small thing, but making it look how you want it to look adds a uniqueness that can make your watch truly yours and distinguishable from everyone else’s. There are a ton of great selections, but here are a few …

Field Trip app for Android updated with Material Design and improved notifications

Get those consent forms signed by your parents, kids, and get ready for a new Field Trip. Although, this isn’t really a new adventure, it’s just a great update by Google’s Niantic Labs to their Field Trip app for Android. Material Design leads the charge, bug fixes and performance improvements …

FreedomPop offers unlimited access to its Wi-Fi network for $5 a month

Budget carrier FreedomPop is now offering Android smartphone owners unlimited talk, text, and data over its Wi-Fi network for $5 a month. The service …

Articles about 8-products-help-you-be-more-productive on Dwell.com - Dwell

Tiny homes may come in a variety of shapes and sizes, but they all share the same spirit—they embrace a simpler lifestyle that...<p>When it comes to saying goodbye to summer, just remember the magical feeling that autumn can provide—thanks to the changing...<p>Driving in the car, working at your desk, …

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The 10 Best Budget Hotels Around The World, According To TripAdvisor

Let's face it: We all have places on our budget bucket list, lists of vacations we need to take for only $100 per night and dream trips you can actually afford.<p>But when your responsible, budgeting self can't stand the thought of another night in a hostel, it's time to upgrade to a budget hotel. …

14 Simple Ways To Make Your Home More Awesome

These DIY projects aren't just pretty—they'll make your home snazzier and more awesome.<p><b>1. Wine Cork Trivet</b><p><i>Alyssa & Carl</i><p>If you're a wine-drinker who likes to save your corks, figuring out what to do with the leftovers can be a dilemma. Luckily, Alyssa & Carla have a great idea for a dead-simple …

17 Unexpected Ways to Make the Most of Any Space in Your House

These small space decorating ideas, storage solutions, and smart finds will help you maximize each square foot, regardless of the size of your house.<p>These small space decorating ideas, storage solutions, and smart finds will help you maximize each square foot, regardless of the size of your house. …

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11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

5 Tools For Entrepreneurs to Grow Their Online Presence in No Time

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Growing your online presence is no easy job -- especially for small and midsize business that are often lacking the brand awareness and resources of their much larger counterparts. Fortunately, now, more than ever there are a plethora of …

Key to a Successful Business? Simplify, Simplify AND Simplify.

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>While I will probably never invent the next groundbreaking, disruptive technology or be on Forbes’ Billionaires List, I have made a decent life for myself being an entrepreneur. As the founder of PR-firm fifteen media, I can say the key …

5 Simple Cures to Work Smarter and Save Time

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You’ve heard the expression “work smarter, not harder” before, but what does that mean exactly? When your inbox is packed, there's a giant stack on your desk and the phone keeps ringing, how are you supposed to get it all done smarter?<p>The …

Obsessed About Revenue? Don't Forget to Check Gross Margin

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>So many middle market companies focus on growth. That’s not a bad thing at all. But they also need to understand a term called gross margin.<p>Investopedia defines gross margin as, “the number representing the proportion of each dollar of …

5 Simple Ways to Be Healthier and More Productive Without Leaving Your Desk

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We know physical health affects job performance, yet the demands of the day often win out over doctors' orders. While studies show that a ten minute break for every 50 minutes of intense mental demand is required to keep your brain at …

Bad Boss? 7 Management Moves to Avoid

Don't be tempted to use these cheap tricks. There are better ways to handle employee challenges.

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6 Tips for Staying Supercharged

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Summer is over and entrepreneurs are cranking up for the fourth quarter, hoping to finish the year big. Now is clearly not the time to let your energy level slip. Even if your passion for work is no longer enough to drive you, you can't …

5 Things That Belong on the Front Page of Your Website

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In business, you only get one chance to make a good first impression, and your company's website is no different. When customers arrive at your site they should instantly have a clear understanding of who you are and what you do. But …

Great Management Questions from Paul Graham, Jim Collins, and Other Business Leaders | Inc.com

There’s no Superman versus Iron Man face-off between questions and answers over which is the better tool for innovation. But if there were, questions would be winning. Questions ignite imaginations, avert catastrophes, and reveal unexpected paths to brighter destinations. Jim Collins, Marshall …

Top 10 Hotels Under $150 in the U.S.

There's no rule stating that an affordable hotel can't have rich character, and that's precisely what GAYOT's Top 10 Hotels Under $150 in the U.S. offer. Let your imagination wander in what was a stopover for survivors of the Titanic, or relive the mid-century in a William F. Cody-designed retro …

Dining in Washington, D.C.

Even if Washington's politicos can't come to a consensus on policy, one thing all District residents can agree on is that the city's restaurant scene is booming -- especially in these three new foodie neighborhoods. <i>--The Departures Editors</i><p>PHOTO GALLERY<p>Dining in Washington DC<p><i>More from</i> Departures:<p><i>The</i> …

7 reasons you’ll never do anything amazing with your life

Because you’re comfortable in your mediocrity. Because you choose not to try.<p>Because it’s easier to talk about learning that new language than …

The world's best wild swims

Little can match the pleasure of taking a dip in a secluded spot. Sliding into a river or striking out for the centre of a lake, it’s impossible not to feel as if you’ve become part of the scene, rather than simply marvelling at it.<p>Indulge in one of these stunning swims and we promise they’ll make …

Your life goals don’t have an expiration date [infographic]

ALL OF MY FRIENDS managed to graduate college and land cushy jobs the year before the recession of 2008 hit. I wasn’t so lucky. I graduated right …

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5 Reasons to Go to Jackson Hole This Spring

There’s no denying it: Jackson Hole is a ski town, best known for its great powder, gorgeous peaks, and challenging mountain courses. But that …

The 10 Small Towns You Need To Visit This Year, And You Haven't Heard Of Half Of Them

We know, we know, we've seen this list before (from 2012 and 2013), but this one is different.<p>For their third annual list, Smithsonian Magazine examined 20 small towns across America with a population under 15,000 to find towns that are heavily-cultured (read: interesting history, good food, solid …

These Stunning City Skylines Will Give You Another Reason To Travel The World, Right Now

Last week, we pulled together several beautiful U.S. city skylines for your viewing pleasure. And because you can never have too much of a good thing, particularly when that "thing" is an unbelievable city view, we thought an international version could help you plan for next trip to a bustling …

Daily Travel Startup Watch: OpenDoor, CoExperiences and More

Last week, we started a new feature where we alert our users of new startups in the travel industry being listed on AngelList, as an early …

29 baller castles you can rent on Airbnb

And the neighbors keep trippin’, I’m like “I’m in a castle … f*ck your condo.”<br>– Macklemore, “Castles”<p>IT’S BEEN A DREAM of mine to stay in a real …

Travel Inspiration Is Back from the Dead, But This Time It's on Booking Sites

Just when you thought travel inspiration was dead in the form of of sites such as TravelMuse, Gtrot, Wanderfly, and Trippy, which in recent years …

New Australia Campaign Tells Americans Why Any Time Is a Good Time to Visit

Australia is on a lot of Americans’ travel bucket lists, but often pushed to the back due to the perceived distance and cost of the destination.<p>So …