Kurt Kuppert

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The One TV Setting You Should Disable Right Now for a Better Picture

If there's one thing you should do after setting up your new TV, it's this: turn off motion smoothing.<p>Although it's designed for better picture …

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The 25 Best Subscription Box Services for Men

Get everything you could ever want delivered to your doorstep. Just make sure to check out our suggestions first.<p>Nowadays it's pretty easy to get anything you want delivered right to your doorstep—but in most cases you still have to do the actual shopping and curating for yourself. That's where …

10 basic Android terminal commands you should know

For a lot of us, the fact that we can plug our Android phone into a computer and interact with it is a big plus. Besides the times when we've broken …

Here’s how to pass 12 CompTIA certification exams — for less than $3 each

You don’t have to look far for someone to certify your IT skills. There are literally dozens of organizations and services that’ll test you and declare you fit to jump in and tackle a company’s various hardware and software needs.<p>But if you’re interested in the pedigree of that assessment group, …

How to be smarter than people smarter than you

<i>Are you ready for this big secret?</i> Read.<p><i>— — —</i><p><i>Thanks for taking your time with this post! If you liked this, please hit the —</i><p><b>Just kidding.</b> I have more …

How to Get Better at CrossFit Metcons (and 15 Workouts to Test Yourself)

CrossFit Metcons are the bread and butter of the CrossFit training methodology. Watch this excellent video from CrossFit Games team winner Adrian …

How to Make Your Wifi Router as Secure as Possible

Though more router manufacturers are making routers easier to set up and configure—even via handy little apps instead of annoying web-based …

15 tech upgrades you can get for free

You’ve spent so much money already – on a laptop, tablet, computer, router, network extender, printer and smartphone. You’ve signed up for the internet, and you’re paying monthly fees. You’ll be relieved to know that a lot of tech is free.<p>Open-source software is like the generic brands you find in …

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I Changed One Thing About My Morning Routine, and My Anxiety Disappeared

Santa Monica Boulevard is a well-traversed thoroughfare that connects West Los Angeles with the upscale shops of Beverly Hills, the rainbow-streaked …

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Performance Center® Pro Series® Model 442 Moon Clip | Smith & Wesson

Overview<p>Smith & Wesson J-Frame revolvers have had your back since 1950. These small revolvers were designed to fire a full power round and are as …

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The Father's Knot

Several years ago, in early June, a young man came into my shop and asked if we had any jewelry that was symbolic of “fatherhood” or “father and …

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50 Novels All Men Should Read Before They Die

No excuses, now<p>Forget coming-of-age fiction or impenetrable 'classics' – these are the books all grown men should be ticking off. Why? Because they're as entertaining as they are wise<p>On Beauty – Zadie Smith<p>The Circle – Dave Eggers<p>East of Eden – John Steinbeck<p>The Road – Cormac McCarthy<p>The Blind …

Should I run a VPN on my Android phone?

With recent news of privacy-eroding deregulation and the ever-present threat of online data theft, VPNs are in the news more than ever. While the …

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Ryan Phillippe's total-body workout to burn fat and build lean muscle

The Riker Brothers<p>The Riker Brothers<p><b>Duration</b> 90<p><b>Exercises</b> 21<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>Ryan Phillippe and his his longtime personal trainer, Happy Hill, refer to …

12 Podcasts That Will Make You a Better Leader

Leadership is unlocking people's potential to become better.<p>Podcasts continue to grow in popularity as a convenient way to stay on top of all kinds of topics. As a result, the field is becoming steadily more crowded--a recent check of iTunes showed more than 100 podcasts with the word <i>leadership</i> in …

7 Common Fears That Don't Have to Control Us

“<b>Love is what we were born with. Fear is what we learned here.”</b> <b>~Marianne Williamson</b><p>As babies, we know nothing about the world. In the universe of an …

Writing a Letter to Seller: 7 Tips You Need to Know | Investopedia

One strategy people are using today to stand out from the crowd and compete with all-cash buyers in a hot real estate market is writing a homebuyer’s …

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Make This Your New Go-To Workout For Busy Days

You don’t need much time or equipment to get ripped—you just need the right workout<p>Every workout I create, in my work at Gym Jones and in my <i>Men’s Health</i> book Maximus Body, is designed to teach people a lesson that they can take home and incorporate into their daily training. The lesson of this …

How Defensive Pessimism Can Help Ease Your Worries

<b>“Worry does not empty tomorrow of its sorrow. It empties today of its strength.” ~Corrie Ten Boom</b><p>You know if you’re a worrier.<p>You worry about all …

The 25 Best Abs Exercises

Refresh your workout with these ab exercises<p>Nothing says fit like a washboard stomach. But scoring high-definition abs isn't as easy as cranking out crunch after crunch. To sculpt a stronger, more chiseled core, you need the best ab workout to work the two dozen muscles between your hips and your …

The Fastest Way to Make Your Muscles Grow

You’ll see instant results, and even more impressive gains over time<p>I used to think I’d get good muscle pumps during my workouts—that is until I tried blood flow restriction training (or BFR).<p>But before I explain how you can start using this game-changing performance enhancement technique from my …

Lunges: You're Doing Them Wrong

Master the Lunge and Split Squat<p>Everything You Need to Know About Lunges<p>The lunge or split squat is one of the most popular lower body exercises. The …

Great Furniture Projects You Can Build in a Weekend

Easy enough for a beginner. All you need are the right tools and attitude.<p>Building your own furniture can be tough. Especially when you're starting out. Your first couple chairs might be a little wobbly, and your bookshelves may crumble under anything more than a few paperbacks. But you'll get …

5 Super Scary Workouts for a Monster Physique

1 of 6<p>Fright Night at the Gym<p>Halloween is the season of haunted houses, ghosts and goblins. Frightening sagas are told around campfires, horror …

DO NOT SIGN the Refusal to Vaccinate form!

IT IS A TRAP!<p><i>By AL Whitney © copyround 2015</i> <i><br>Permission is granted for redistribution if linked to original and Parents Against Mandatory Vaccines is</i> …

Obama Grants Immunity to CDC Whistleblower on Measles Vaccine Link to Autism

Image courtesy of NextNews Network<p><b>Health Impact News Editor Comments</b><p>After six months and nearly one billion tweets on Twitter, it took a media frenzy …

8 Gadgets Every Guy Needs to Keep In His Car

You never know when these tools will come in handy—but you’ll be glad you have them<p>Your car should be a temple—a place you retreat to when you need to de-stress. But sometimes even the strongest temples can get shaken.<p>Keep this gear in your car and you’ll be prepared to tackle any problem that …

The Exercise You Should Do Every Day to Get Rid Of Shoulder Pain

And the warmup you need to bulletproof your shoulders before your next hard upper-body workout<p>Shoulder expert Morey Kolber, Ph.D., C.S.C.S., discovered two big differences between lifters with shoulder pain and those without: The pain-free lifters were more likely to do external-rotation …