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I Finally Caved and Bought the 'World's Most Comfortable Shoes'—and I Get It Now

It doesn’t matter how many five-star reviews a product has or what its sell-out rate is: I'll only ever spend by Mint-allotted “me budget” on something that's come recommended from people I actually know. That can be a friend or a colleague—never a stranger on the Internet. Yet even I haven't been …

Clothing

The 5 Best To-Do List Apps to Boost Your Productivity

Looking for an app to boost your efficiency and organization? Here are five top choices.<p>6 min read<p><i>Editor’s Note: In Up Your Game we scope out the best products, apps and services to help make it easier to take your game to the next level.</i><p>We’re all busy. In fact, these days, it’s something people …

Apps

12 things you should be doing with Command Hooks

Smart Homes

If renewable energy can power entire countries, why isn't everyone doing it?

A country getting all its electricity from a combination of wind, solar and hydro sounds like science fiction. It's not.<p>This is not science fiction, this is for real.<p>Mark Diesendorf, associate professor, University of New South Wales

Renewable Energy

I Tried Ryan Reynolds’ Insane ‘Deadpool 2’ Workout—and Now I Know Why He’s Shredded

We started with sandbag lunges.<p>Just a few days before <i>Deadpool 2</i> premiered around the country, I took a trip to New York City gym Drive 495 to meet up …

Workouts

The 6 Most Effective Exercises For Building a Booty, According to a Personal Trainer

In the quest for booty gains, many people do squats over and over again in the hopes that they'll strengthen their glutes and build a better butt. And while squats have their place, doing air squats with no weights won't get you the results you're looking for.<p>Instead, personal trainer Max Weber …

Workouts

Robot dogs are now scaling stairs, and they might show up in society next year

The yellow robot dogs that so unsettled people in February by opening a door for one another can now easily walk up and down stairs on their …

Robotics

13 Dietitian-Approved Snacks From Amazon You Need in Your Cabinet

Loading up on healthy snacks can help you lose weight. After all, if you're fully stocked with healthy options, you're less likely to hit the work vending machine or make those impulse purchases in the check-out line when those hunger pangs hit.<p>Luckily, Amazon has tons of healthy options you can …

Healthy Eating

Lift and Plump That Booty With These 21 Dumbbell Butt Exercises

While heavy lifting is great for booty gains, don't underestimate the power of a pair of dumbbells! Add these butt-busting moves to your workout routine and you'll be sore as hell tomorrow. But you love that feeling, because even though you'll walk down the stairs funny and you may need a little …

Workouts

Watch Boston Dynamics' Atlas robot go for a run like it's no big deal

Two years ago, Boston Dynamics introduced its humanoid robot, Atlas, to the world with a video showing the bipedal creation taking a slow stroll in the snow, and lifting boxes weighing roughly five kilos each. Now, it’s learned to run autonomously.<p>That’s considerably impressive, especially when you …

Robotics

This Affordable Serum Is SO Good It Keeps Selling Out At Target

A good anti-aging serum can transform your skin. Each one is formulated to target your skin’s biggest concerns and deliver hydration and vital …

Skin Care

Free stock trading app Robinhood rockets to a $5.6B valuation with new funding round

Robinhood started off as a dead-simple stock trading application that had no transaction fees — but since it’s continued to grow, and especially as it starts to dive into cryptocurrency, investors are getting pretty excited about its prospects and are pouring a ton of new funding into it.<p>And it’s …

Robin Hood

Here’s Our Simple Secret to an Amazing Omelet

Omelets can be scary: it’s like the entire population of France is watching, just waiting for you to mess up. But the good news is there's no one way …

Breakfast

Deep Learning Can Now Flawlessly Correct Photos Taken in Almost Complete Darkness

There are typically two approaches to taking usable photos in low-light conditions. You can either use a slow shutter, which requires a tripod to …

Machine Learning

Experts Say This Acid Is Like a Magic Eraser for Blackheads

Oh, blackheads. Let us count the ways we hate you. You pester our skin with tiny black pinprick blemishes that are equal parts stubborn and …

Skin Care

This Plank Variation Will Set Your Abs on Fire

<b>WE HAVE NOTHING BAD</b> to say about the standard plank. It helps develop strength through your hips, glutes, and core. And it’s a challenging move.<p>What …

Workouts

7 Shopping Secrets for Anyone Obsessed With The Ordinary

In 2017, Toronto-based beauty company Deciem launched The Ordinary, an affordable line of vegan and cruelty-free skincare so unprecedented in its …

Skin Care

Hate working in a web browser? How a new breed of software is bringing cloud-based apps into a single interface

In 1983, Microsoft developers Richard Brodie and Charles Simonyi wrote a UNIX program that would eventually become Microsoft Word. It did one thing: …

Apps

How to take long exposure iPhone photos [Quick Tips]

They say the best camera is the one you have with you. And when isn’t the iPhone with you? iPhone photography has created a whole new generation of amateur photographers. While you may be looking for the next great app to help produce some stunning photos, did you know you can easily recreate a …

Mobile Photography

16 book recommendations for when you have absolutely no clue what you want to read

There's a funny thing that happens when you tell someone you write about books. Almost always, they immediately ask, "Do you have any book …

Books

Sculpt your abs with this equipment-free plank series from Carrie Underwood’s trainer

Want to get the most out of an at-home abs workout? Then don’t forget your obliques—you know, those muscles along the sides of your stomach that fire …

Workouts

Young people are loving AMD ahead of earnings (AMD)

Reuters/Arnd Wiegmann<p><b>Advanced Micro Devices reports first-quarter earnings after the closing bell Wednesday.</b>• <b><br>People under the age of 30 are doing most actively trading AMD on investing app Robinhood.</b>• <b><br>Robinhood investors at large are more bullish on the stock than they were ahead of AMD's last</b> …

Markets

How to Get a V-Cut Stomach

Six-pack abs are arguably the most desired physical feature for fitness enthusiasts. And save for the rare case, six-pack abs are visual proof of …

Apple Watch vs. Fitbit Versa: How to choose

We tested the new Fitbit Versa alongside the Apple Watch Series 3 to find out their strengths and weaknesses as smartwatches and fitness trackers.<p>The Fitbit Versa ($199.95 at Amazon.com) is a worthy Apple Watch ($469.00 at Amazon.com) alternative.<p>The Versa is like if you took the Fitbit Ionic …

Smartwatches

This $17 Retinol Serum Has Over 1000 5-Star Reviews on Amazon

Today's new class of skincare products is a game of Pac-Man—between the ingredients, the devices, and the treatments, it's a maze to navigate, and …

Skin Care

The Ultimate 5-Step Fat-Burning HIIT Workout

<i>To help you reach your health and fitness goals, we tapped Karena and Katrina from Tone It Up for their advice. Here they’ll let you in on all their</i> …

30 Easy Skincare Tips You'll Wish You'd Known About Sooner

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Skin Care

These three core-focused moves will keep your body balanced and looking its best

Nike master trainer Eva Redpath shares three core-focused moves that <b>work the entire body</b> and will have you looking—and feeling—beautifully …

How to Train the Abdominal Muscles

The 'abs' are the groups of muscles in the abdomen or the stomach area—generally below the rib cage toward the pelvis and at the sides. The three …

11 books Elon Musk thinks everyone should read

Elon Musk, the CEO of SpaceX, Tesla, and other larger-than-life tech companies, somehow also seems to find time to read.<p>Musk says that reading books — from epic works of fantasy like the "Lord of the Rings" trilogy to complex how-to books on building rockets — is crucial to helping him achieve …

Elon Musk