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How to turn off Google's location tracking

When you turn off “location history” Google still tracks your location when you use several of its key services including Maps, search and the weather. Here’s how to really turn all of it off.<p>A report from the Associated Press has highlighted that the feature called location history is just one of …

Maps

13 Backyard Kitchens That Make Us Want to Live Outside

<i>Welcome to Your Home Outdoors, our summertime series on tips and tricks that'll help you live your best life outside―no matter the size of your space! So pull up a chair, grab a glass of something icy-cold, and join us.</i><p>We’ve said it before and we’ll say it again, all the way through Labor Day: …

Interior Design

39 Eat-In Kitchen Styles for Every Type of Home

Design so good, you'll eat it up.<p>Formal dining rooms are a lovely addition to a home, but let's be honest, the kitchen is where the majority of eating happens today. Whether you have a modest kitchen fit for a lean breakfast bar or a sweeping space with a grandiose dining display, get inspired by …

Interior Design

This is how to execute an idea better than anyone else

Google, Amazon, and Apple have become iconic because each of these companies completely disrupted an entire industry. And then they dominated it. And …

Business Strategy

4 Simple Moves That Will Help Fix Your Bad Posture

By now you know that your posture probably stinks. You sit at a desk all day, spend hours sitting in traffic or hunched over your phone on the train, …

Sitting

Here’s What You Need To Do To Pass The Army’s Combat Fitness Test

Soldiers can stop wondering how to pass the Army’s new combat fitness test, now that a document showing the initial minimum standards for each of the …

Military

3 things to do if you're in your 40s with no retirement savings

Your 40s may not seem like the time to buckle down and get serious about retirement. But if your savings are nonexistent, it means you have plenty of work to do.<p>The average American aged 44 to 49 has $81,347 in retirement savings, according to the Economic Policy Institute. The median savings …

Retirement

Revealed: Seven ways to erase embarrassing old social media posts and clean up your digital footprint

It seems like hardly a week goes by without another social media meltdown as a choice quote or unsavoury remark from a celebrity uttered years ago resurfaces.<p>James Gunn, director of Guardians of the Galaxy, was fired last week for a series of tweets he posted a decade ago relating to rape and …

Social Media

Financial planning: 11 habits to start in your 20s if you want to be a millionaire

If you want to build wealth, a good place to start is with your habits. The sooner you establish smart ones, the better your chances of reaching seven figures.<p>Here are 10 habits that have worked for ordinary people as they worked to achieve goals like financial freedom or early …

Personal Finance

You make or break your life between 5-7 a.m.

While serving a humanitarian and ecclesiastical mission at the age of 20, I learned potentially the most important lesson of my life. How you spend …

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Get your gig: Here are the 9 best sites to visit for freelance or contract work

<b>Question:</b> Hi Steve. Everyone says the economy is so great and that this is the era of the “gig economy.” Well, if that’s the case, where are all the gigs? I left my comfortable (but boring) job a year ago and have yet to fill my dance card with paying clients. – Jessica<p><b>Answer:</b> Let me share a little …

Small Business

Finally Stop Procrastinating With These 4 Simple Steps

Jeff Rose breaks down the main reasons we all procrastinate -- and what is waiting for us when we get things done.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Are you frequently putting things off until the last minute? You may be a procrastinator. This sort of behavior is …

Thought Leadership

One Couple’s Journey From Debt to $1.5 Million in Savings

When Al and Lesia Riddick got married 16 years ago, they had about $150,000 in debt, including a student loan, a car loan and a mortgage.<p>Now they're …

Personal Finance

11 Ways You're Wasting Time Instead of Doing What You Need to be Successful

When was the last time you found anything on social media that moved your life forward?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It’s the end of another busy day, and you look back and wonder “Where did the time go?” Most likely, part of your time was eaten up with those little …

Productivity

7 most important mindsets that will set you up for long-term success

Your life is your creation. You have most things you need to shape it and make it incredible. It's not something that happens to you — unless you …

Author who studies millionaires: 240 minutes a day separates the rich from everyone else

There are 1,440 minutes in each day. That is the one common denominator we all share. With respect to time, we are all on equal footing. And most …

Self-improvement

It's a Bodyweight Workout You Can Print and Do Anywhere — No Excuses!

There are so many ways to strength train — dumbbells, barbells, med balls, kettlebells — and we like them all. But bodyweight workouts are perfect for doing anywhere since you don't need any equipment they turn your body into a gym. We created this bodyweight workout to help you bust through any …

NFL Insiders predict: Answering biggest 2018 free-agency questions

The NFL offseason is heating up, but March 14 is when the real fun begins -- it's when free agency kicks off (4 p.m. ET). Our panel of ESPN NFL …

Photography on Social Media: Pros & Cons

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MARRKO CORE helps you strengthen 29 important muscles

Quite apart from the aesthetics of a flat stomach, maintaining a strong core can improve your posture and stabilize your spine.<p>You don’t need to live …

Lion mauls woman to death at wildlife refuge

<b>JOHANNESBURG --</b> A lion that mauled a young woman to death in South Africa was under the care of a man known as the "lion whisperer" for his close …

Wildlife

This Tech Mogul Got $12 Billion Richer Just By Relocating His Company

Why be content with almost $2 billion when your net worth can be multiples more simply by moving your company from one stock exchange to another?<p>Zhou …

The player from each MLB team who doesn't get talked about enough

OK, enough with Giancarlo Stanton and Shohei Ohtani and J.D. Martinez. Those guys have received enough publicity early in spring training. Let’s look …

Bill Gates: cryptocurrencies have 'caused deaths in a fairly direct way'

Bill Gates, the philanthropist and former chief executive of Microsoft, is concerned by the crytocurrency craze, saying that the anonymity offered by the new technology has “caused deaths in a fairly direct way”.<p>Speaking during a Reddit AMA, Gates argued that “the government’s ability to find money …

Bill Gates

Arctic warming: scientists alarmed by 'crazy' temperature rises

Record warmth in the Arctic this month could yet prove to be a freak occurrence, but experts warn the warming event is unprecedented<p>An alarming heatwave in the sunless winter Arctic is causing blizzards in Europe and forcing scientists to reconsider even their most pessimistic forecasts of climate …

Global Warming

How to lose weight like a pro even if you’re a beginner

How to lose weight like a pro even if you’re a beginner<p>Planning how to lose weight and getting to the gym to execute your plan can be a daunting …

Unusual Furniture Design: These Super-Beds from China Come Loaded With Accessories

Shockingly, most of them are less than USD $500<p>I think the hours we spend sleeping are enough time to spend in a single piece of furniture. But for …

Furniture

Why These 3 Resume Mistakes Make You Look Out-of-Date in 2018

Some resume formats make you look 'old school' and can get you knocked out of the running.<p>Studies show employers are literally getting thousands of online applications for their open positions today. Thanks to technology, it's never been easier to apply to a job. Unfortunately, that creates a …

What Critics Don't Understand About Gun Culture

I carry a weapon—and it’s tied me closer to my community.<p>My wife knew something was amiss when the car blocked our driveway. She was outside our house, playing with our kids on our trampoline, when a car drove slowly down our rural Tennessee street. As it reached our house, it pulled partially in …

Guns

You Can Store Cryptocurrency in This Wallet

An essential for anyone invested in Bitcoin.<p>Cryptocurrencies embody the future of finance. But traditional banks have yet to catch up to this emerging trend, so storing your hard-earned cryptocurrencies in traditional bank accounts is still a no-go.<p>The slimTECH Cryptolite Cold Storage Wallet solves …