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10% of American Internet Users Shop on Smartphones

Americans lag behind Chinese Internet users when it comes to mobile shopping. Nearly twice as many Chinese Internet users (18%) shop via their mobile …

15 American Ice Cream Shops We Love

Great ice cream across the country<p>SAVEUR<p>https://www.saveur.com/gallery/Great-American-Ice-Cream-Shops<p>article<p>These 15 American ice cream shops are …

Fewer Clothes, More Money: A Resolution To Shop Less In 2014

Every New Year’s, I invariably make a list of resolutions. Almost always, dieting tops the list. This year is no different, although the diet I’m contemplating is a bit unusual — one that I hope will force me to stay at my current weight <i>and</i> boost my bank savings.<p>I’m going on a modified “clothes …

Millennials Are Nearly 4 Times More Likely to Shop on Black Friday Than Boomers

Baby Boomers are hardly gearing up for Black Friday, while perhaps surprising, more than a quarter of millennials plan to hit the mall hard next week.<p>…

eCommerce

Gym Chic: Shop 12 Sweatshirts

Shop the 12 chicest sweatshirts.<p>With names like Givenchy and Kenzo taking on the look—and the style set thoroughly embracing it—the sweatshirt has officially become a high-fashion staple. Shop 12 that relegate its more humble roots utterly obsolete.

Dancing Towers: SHoP Architects’ New NYC Complex Could Be Storm Resistant

SHoP Architects recently broke ground on their Dancing Towers complex on Manhattan’s East Side and we’re not surprised to hear that they might be …

Fall Boots Shopping Guide; The Return of the Pompadour

<i>And now the latest from Curbed's shopping blog, Racked Chicago.</i><p>Photo: via City Soles<p><i>BOOTS SCOOP</i>—It's that time again: we're swapping out sandals for boots. Here's our guide to 10 essential shops for stocking up on cold-weather kicks, including City Soles, Bloomingdale's, and Akira.<p><i>WINTER …

How To Get Shopping Discounts While Boosting Online Security

Companies trying to enhance security and privacy online have faced a stubborn problem: they are typically competing against things available for free on the Internet. Cocoon, a Santa Barbara, Calif. company, thinks it may have the solution to this puzzle: offer users cash back on their shopping.<p>For …

Target customers whose info was stolen may include online shoppers

Target customers whose information -- name, addresses, phone numbers and email addresses -- was stolen need not have shopped at the retailer's stores during the busy holiday shopping season, a spokeswoman confirmed Friday.<p>The information, said Target spokeswoman Molly Snyder, was collected during …

Bitcoin ATM May Debut At East Village's Just Sweet Shop

Walking around New York and out of Bitcoin? Don't worry. The New York Post reports that one New York City store might install a Bitcoin ATM.<p>A company called Lamassu displayed the machine last week at the Consumer Electronics Show, and now Willard Ling, owner of Just Sweet, a bubble tea shop on 3rd …

Withings Aura uses light, sound, and science to help you sleep better (hands-on)

Withings has a scale, a blood pressure monitor, and an activity bracelet — now it's trying to help us all get a little shut-eye between all that activity. This week at CES it announced the Aura, a $299 device designed to help you fall asleep faster, sleep better, and wake up easier. It comes in two …

Sleep: 8 Reasons an Early Bedtime Is Better for Your Health

Sleep Number's New Smart Bed Helps to Control Snoring

If there is one trend that’s held true in Las Vegas for CES 2014, it’s that smart technology is all the rage. And Sleep Number is getting in on the …

How The Snooze Button Affects Your Sleep

<i>By Robert Rosenberg, DO</i><p>I am often asked by my patients if it is okay to keep hitting the snooze button for those extra zzzz’s. They want to know if it is beneficial or detrimental. My answer is: Ask yourself why do you need to do that, and does it really make you feel better? In reality, it may not …

Smart Headband Promises Better Dreams and Improved Sleep

There are never enough hours in a day, our over-connected culture often says. But connected devices worn nightly do not aim to lengthen our days with …

7 Reasons Why You Have Trouble Sleeping

<b>SPECIAL FROM</b> <i>Grandparents.com</i><p><b>How Do You Know If It's Insomnia?</b> Latin for “insomnis” or “sleeplessness,” symptoms of insomnia vary from person to person and can be episodic or chronic, lasting from days to weeks to even months, respectively, depending on the severity of the condition. Symptoms …

11 Things You Must Know If You Made A New Year's Resolution To Get Fit

So you've proclaimed this year to be the year you finally get fit. Now what?<p>Between the workout-specific lingo, fancy gear and expensive gadgets, exercise can feel a little bit like an unwelcoming club. But the last thing we want is for you beginners to be discouraged. That's why we've decided to …

How to Get 'Fiscally Fit' in 2014

NEW YORK (TheStreet) -- With the holidays over and the new year off and running, it's a great time to declare war on personal debt and get your …

Fit Teens Have Lower Risk Of Heart Attack Later In Life, Study Shows

Staying in shape as a teen could pay off later on in life, a new study suggests.<p>Published in the European Heart Journal, the study shows that fit teens have a lower risk of experiencing a heart attack 30 to 40 years in the future.<p>However, being fit does not seem to "fully compensate for being …

Fit Links: The Introvert's Guide To Exercise, How Your Fridge Can Help You Lose Weight And More

<i>There are hundreds of wonderful sites on healthy living to be seen all over the blogosphere. Here at Fit Links, we'll introduce you to some that have caught our eye.</i><p>Not everyone wants to let loose in a Zumba class or gab with a group on a long run. So what's an introverted fitness fanatic to do? …

4 Simple Strategies To Jump-Start Your Fitness Resolutions

Was one of your New Years resolutions to get fit? If so, you might be discovering that it's one of the hardest resolutions to keep (sorry!). It's …

Study Points to 10 Key Nutrition Interventions that Could Save the Lives of Children

A new study in the journal The Lancet outlines 10 key nutrition interventions that could save the lives of almost a million children a year.<p>These interventions include giving vitamin A and zinc supplements to toddlers, and offering calcium to pregnant women.<p>Host Marco Werman speaks with the study's …

Nutrition Experts' Favorite Brown-Bag Lunches

These easy, balanced, take-to-work meals will give you the energy you need to confidently face down that long afternoon to-do list<p>The fiber and …

Healthy Eating

UK's food poverty revealed: nutrition falls as fruit and veg prices rise

The UK's poorest households are being disproportionately hit by the impact of soaring food prices, according to new government figures that also show the consumption of every major nutrient has fallen in the last four years.<p>In order to cut costs since 2007, UK households have bought less bread, …

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Purple potatoes are a type of potato popular in South America, with their origins in Peru and Bolivia. These potatoes have many uses and a striking purple color that can brighten up any dish. Besides adding color to your table, these potatoes can be beneficial to your health due to their abundance …

Prenatal Nutrition Has Long-Term Effects On Baby’s Development: Here’s What To Eat

Researchers from the NUTRIMENTHE project (a research project funded by the European Commission that involves researchers from more than 20 different …

What "Fat Free" Actually Means on a Nutrition Label

You might go to the grocery store and look for foods that claim "fat free" status, whether that means trans fats or any at all. In reality, those …

Google's Nutrition Search and Other News You Need to Know

Welcome to this morning's edition of "First To Know," a series in which we keep you in the know on what's happening in the digital world.<p>Today, we're …