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7 ‘apartment-in-a-box’ designs for tiny spaces

Small living, made easy<p>As micro apartments become ever more prevalent in cities around the world, architects and designers seem to have grasped firmly onto one idea: the “all-in-one” furniture solution that combines multiple functions into one module. The premise is simple. By tucking in everything …

8 Ways to Read (a Lot) More Books This Year

How much do you read?<p>For most of my adult life I read maybe five books a year — if I was lucky. I’d read a couple on vacation and I’d always have a few slow burners hanging around the bedside table for months.<p>And then last year I surprised myself by reading 50 books. This year I’m on pace for 100. …

Intel's credit card-sized 'Compute Card' makes old devices feel new again

It’s not much to look at, but Intel’s ‘Compute Card’ could revolutionize consumer technology by making your old — but still functional — tech feel ‘new’ again.<p>What is it?<p>The Compute Card is essentially a full computer — SoC, memory, storage, various input/output options, and wireless connectivity. …

Here's why millennials need to inherit rather than earn their wealth

Millennials need to inherit large sums of cash from dead elderly relatives in order to buy their own home and improve their quality of life.<p>That is according to the Institute for Fiscal Studies which published a report titled "Inheritances and inequality across and within generations" that looked …

Why Under Armour’s Kevin Plank And Golf Star Jordan Spieth Believe In Going For It

Under Armour CEO Kevin Plank and professional golfer Jordan Spieth embrace boldness as they plot their future, together and apart.<p>Kevin Plank has built Under Armour into a $5 billion business from a very modest start in the basement of his grandmother’s house. Jordan Spieth, the face of UA’s golf …

President Obama signs defense bill that could spur new space-based arms race

President Obamahas signed legislation that, by striking a single word from longstanding U.S. nuclear defense policy, could heighten tensions with Russia and China and launch the country on an expensive effort to build space-based defense systems.<p>The<p>National Defense Authorization Act, a year-end …

Henry Cavill's 'Justice League' workout routine

Ben Watts<p>Ben Watts<p><b>Duration</b> 45<p><b>Exercises</b> 6-9<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>Gone are the days when an actor playing Superman—“Faster than a speeding bullet! More powerful …

War in space: Kamikazes, kidnapper satellites and lasers

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> It was May 2014 when a small team of American airmen monitoring a Russian satellite launch saw something they had never seen before. An object the team thought was a piece of debris from the launch suddenly came to life.<p>"The one object that we assumed was a piece of debris …

You're making more money. Here's how to save

<i>Chase has teamed up with The Players' Tribune and Business Insider to present "Letters to My Younger Self," a series in which athletes reflect on</i> …

How 1 play at Iowa State changed Bama-LSU (and all of college football)

Imagine the alternate reality we’d be living in right now if one moment five years ago in Ames, Iowa had gone the other way.<p>One line from a 2011 box score:<p>4-1 ISU 20 Sharp, Quinn field goal attempt from 37 MISSED — wide right, spot at ISU 20, clock 01:17.<p>Oklahoma State’s Quinn Sharp would make his …

College Football

$65 Billion Alaska LNG Project Crashes and Burns

Alaska’s proposed $45-$65 billion liquefied natural gas (LNG) project that was supposed to help the state refill its coffers from decades of dwindling crude oil production and more than two years of low oil prices, took several steps backward a few weeks ago when three of the project’s four …

WHY IT MATTERS: Debt

WASHINGTON (AP) — THE ISSUE: The federal government is borrowing about 1 out of 7 dollars it spends and steadily piling up debt — to the tune of …

What Golf Looked Like Before Tiger Woods Turned Pro And Changed The Game Forever

Twenty years ago, Tiger Woods turned pro. To understand how profoundly he shaped the game, let's revisit what golf looked like before his arrival<p>It is 53 weeks and counting since Tiger Woods last played a competitive round of golf. That is the longest stretch in which the most celebrated golfer in …

PGA Tour

North Korean capital's Soviet-inspired ‘60s and ‘70s architecture captured in new photos

A French photographer documents Pyongyang’s Soviet architecture<p>Pyongyang, North Korea’s capital, though far from the Parises and Tokyos of the world when it comes to annual foreign visitors, isn’t quite the inaccessible locale it is often thought to be. <i>Guardian</i> architecture and design critic Oliver …

North Korea

5-Day Bodybuilding Schedule for Men

One of the most popular bodybuilding workout schedules is a five-day split, in which you train one of five parts of your body on a each day of the …

Workouts

This U.S. Army Captain Avowed Terrorists 'Are Not Muslims'

The heroic story of Muslim-American military officer Hamayun Khan recalls the memory of another young American who died on the battlefield of Iraq.<p>His name was Travis Patriquin. Like Khan, he was a U.S. Army captain who was beloved by his troops. He was a devout Christian who grew up in the …

U.S. Army

20 Product Designers You Should Follow on Instagram Right Now

Love ’em or just plain don’t have time for ’em, social media platforms are here to stay. While you don’t necessarily need to be an expert at Tweetin’ …

Sketching

Golf industry on Nike: "This isn't a TaylorMade exiting the business"

Bob Parsons, founder of hot golf equipment startup brand PXG, said the news that Nike Golf was transitioning out of the equipment business didn’t come to him in the form of a press release.<p>Instead, it came to him from his own tour rep, Matt Rollins, who called him Wednesday night to tell him his …

Ben Bernanke could be helping Japan solve its huge debt problem

Abe may now have the backing he needs to change Japan's constitution and its official pacifism policy. This would be less a sign of nationalism than a new economic stimulus tool. Defense spending is expected to more than double. This will give a big boost to Japan's shipyards, vehicle …

Pink Floyd Detail Massive 27-Disc ‘Early Years’ Box Set

Pink Floyd have raided their vaults for a massive, 27-disc box set anthologizing their first seven years together, <i>The Early Years 1965 – 1972</i>, due …

Petrobras at risk as Brazil’s endless crisis deepens

With so much attention focused on the questions of Brexit and the American presidential election it is miss the problems of other parts of the world. …

U.S. prosecutors launch review of failed FedEx drug case

SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The U.S. Department of Justice has begun a rare internal examination of what went wrong in the prosecution of a controversial drug conspiracy case against delivery service Federal Express (FDX.N), the department’s top prosecutor in San Francisco told Reuters.<p>A …

Review: Arc'teryx Assault Gloves, FR

<b>Review: Arc’teryx Assault Gloves, FR</b><p><i>Dave Merrill</i><p>The past several months I’ve been using Arc’teryx Assault Gloves for any situation that requires …

Fitness Friday: Get dynamic with your core workout

Over the past two weeks, Golf Digest fitness advisor Ben Shear has unveiled a new and progressive grouping of exercises designed specifically to provide stability to the muscles of the mid-section of a golfer's body. In the first week, he provided three stability moves from a half-kneeling …

Anti-U.S. Sentiment In Japan Grows Amid Former Marine's Alleged Murder

There’s trouble afoot in Asia for the U.S., but it’s not the on again and off again clash with China over South China Sea claims, but with one of the U.S.’ staunchest allies – Japan.<p>On Monday, Japan’s <i>Kyodo</i> news agency reported that former U.S. marine and military base worker, 32-year old Kenneth …

New stealth bomber's cost is under the radar

<b>(CNN) —</b> Secrecy is the linchpin of a stealth aircraft's ability to carry out strikes deep within enemy territory, but when it comes to the tax dollars that are going to be spent on the U.S. Air Force's new B-21 bomber, some members of Congress say it is time pull the curtain back.<p>The Air Force said …

U.S. Air Force

Are We Becoming Information-Rich, But Knowledge Poor?

The echo chamber is one of the more surprising evolutions of our connected age. It is defined as a <i>virtual digital-social arena which enables anyone with to present and amplify their views with other like-minded individuals without obstruction</i>.<p>Within this chamber, continuous repetition of these …

The Easy Daily Habits 24 Executives Say Give Them an Edge

You might be surprised at the routines these high achievers swear by.<p>The most successful people I know share some common traits. They're confident, hard-working, astute with money, and health conscious. They also stick to certain routines proved over time to work. Check out these quotes from 24 …