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31 Products On Amazon With So Many 5-Star Reviews, You'd Be Silly Not To Take A Look

Crystal Pepsi. Google Glass. Segways. There's a lot of stuff out there that just never lived up to the hype. Not the case on Amazon though, where …

Google Glass

Chinese tech startup Chuwi is getting into gaming, and its first effort is an itty bitty gaming PC

I’ve written about Chinese tech startup Chuwi a number of times in the past, mainly because they’ve been making some pretty solid Windows machines at …

Startups

Gymgoers, These Trainers Will See You Through HIIT Workouts and Beyond

When it comes to the best training shoes for your workout, you need a pair that are lightweight, comfortable, supportive and stylish. I was not the …

Exercise

The jewellery boss who turned $500 into a $1bn business

<b>With her husband out of work, a heavily pregnant Kendra Scott knew she had to come up with a way of making some money.</b><p>On bed rest at home in Austin, Texas, awaiting the birth of her first child, she started designing jewellery in their spare bedroom.<p>This was back in 2002, when the then 28-year-old …

Jewelry

How much screen time is too much? Here are the limits 10 tech executives set for their kids

Before having kids, tech entrepreneur Nirav Tolia spent hours online each day catching up on his favorite sports teams, doing research, or scrolling through social media.<p>Now the father of three young sons, Tolia, the co-founder and chief executive of neighborhood-based social network Nextdoor, goes …

Kids

$22 Billion in U.S. Marijuana Sales by 2022: The Top Stock to Buy to Ride the Wave

The U.S. marijuana market could skyrocket over the next five years. And this stock looks like a great way to profit.<p>22 by '22.<p>That could be the …

Cannabis

Report: Justify worth record $75 million after Triple Crown

It was an awfully profitable day for the owners of Justify, the 13th horse in history to capture the Triple Crown.<p>After he banked a $15 million purse for winning the Belmont Stakes, Justify's breeding rights were sold by the horse's owners to Coolmore for $60 million, according to an ESPN …

Horse Racing

This BMW M3 E46 Widebody Is Definitely Not For Purists

How about you? Do you dig this mod?<p>Tuning and adding aftermarket parts are great, as it gives you freedom to express your creativity on a car. Such …

Carbon Fiber

Simplify Your Summer Travels and Packing With The Rolo Travel Bag

Packing for a trip can be tricky. You can throw all your stuff into a suitcase with no rhyme or reason.You can pack your bag so tightly you can't …

Waterproofing

15 Apps That Will Help Your Kids Learn This Summer (and Give You a Much-Needed Break)

Every mom worries about Summer brain drain — the slow erosion of the knowledge your child gained during the previous school year during the course of three months spent focusing on cannonballs, lightning bugs, and ice cream trucks. While teachers might not be overly concerned about the backslide …

Kids

Move Over, China: U.S. Is Again Home to World’s Speediest Supercomputer

The United States just won bragging rights in the race to build the world’s speediest supercomputer.<p>For five years, China had the world’s fastest computer, a symbolic achievement for a country trying to show that it is a tech powerhouse. But the United States retook the lead thanks to a machine, …

Artificial Intelligence

Robo-cones could speed up roadworks and spell the end for traffic jams

The prototype ‘robo-cones’ sit by the side of the road and can be ‘driven’ onto carriageways<p>A new generation of traffic cone that could ease …

Traffic

13 Father’s Day Gift Ideas for Bowhunters

As a dad, I'm not really sure I deserve a day of my own. But I won't say no to one. Nor will I turn my nose up at gifts on my day...unless they suck. …

Weather

The best running shoes for women

Running is an incredible workout for your mind and body, but not if you don’t have the right shoes. Afer all, it’s hard to really tap into a runner’s …

Shoes

Photogenic Monster Tornado Caught Ripping Up Wyoming For An Hour Near Laramie

June in the middle of North America brings with it tornado season to the plains. On Wednesday, the wide open expanse to the north of Laramie, Wyoming was visited by a handful of twisters that touched down across the area, which seemed to escape major damage from the churning funnels reaching down …

Weather

2 Must-Read Books That Will Help You Win the Stock Market Game

Jesse Livermore is the Michael Jordan of stock trading.<p><i>What are some recommended books for beginners to learn about finance and Wall Street? originally appeared on Quora - the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world.</i><p><b>Answer by John</b> …

Trading

Cost plunges for capturing carbon dioxide from the air

Pulling carbon dioxide (CO2) from the air and using it to make synthetic fuel seems like the ultimate solution to climate change: Instead of adding …

Carbon Dioxide

Kitty Hawk Flyer is your single-seat, all-electric flying machine

Want to go soaring through the air but lack things like, you know, a pilot's license and an airplane? Startup Kitty Hawk is ready to make that dream a reality with the Flyer, a new all-electric ultralight plane.<p>You may remember Kitty Hawk as a company financed by Google founder Larry Page. The …

Batteries

Alex Honnold and Tommy Caldwell Set Historic Speed Record on El Capitan

The expert speed climbers reached the top of Yosemite's grandest wall in under two hours—something never before accomplished.<p>On June 6, 2018, in California’s Yosemite National Park, Alex Honnold and Tommy Caldwell accomplished the seemingly impossible—climbing the 3,000-foot Nose route of El …

Climbing

Punch Like a Pro: How to Shoot Your Bow Like a 3D Archery Champ

Most competitive archers will tell you that to be really accurate, you need to fire the bow with back tension or at least a surprise release. But …

Hunting

32 Genius Gadgets Under $40 On Amazon That Are Basically Out Of A Black Mirror Episode

<i>Black Mirror</i> is science fiction, but sometimes it hits pretty close to home — and today’s modern world is actually filled with high-tech devices that …

Black Mirror

Best Hunting Gear for 2018

This time of year, you are no doubt checking on food plots and ­repositioning trail cameras around your stands. <i>Field & Stream</i> editors have been busy …

Hunting

The 2018 Blackfoot-Clearwater antler hunt

With a grin, Libby Diller holds her first elk shed<p>Riders on horse charge into the game range Friday at noon.<p>Logan Rich holds an elk shed he found …

Wildlife

2017’s Biggest Bucks—Every One Over 200 Inches

How rare is a 200-inch buck? If we’re talking a net 200-incher, you can take heart in the fact that your odds of killing one are better than one in a …

Hunting

25 Recipes to Eat Cabbage for Dinner

Cabbage is one of those unsung heroes in the kitchen. You might not think too much about it, but it can be one of the most versatile veggies in your …

Cooking

Hedge fund boss makes more per hour than you do in a year

Last year, hedge-fund tycoon James Simons made $194,000 — an hour, that is.<p>The former math professor who heads Rennaissance Technologies earned $1.7 …

Hedge Funds

Lake Michigan May Get Its First-Ever Tropical Cyclone Tonight

The early start to hurricane season continues with what could be the first landfalling tropical cyclone to make it to Lake Michigan on …

Weather

10 of the Healthiest Snacks You’re Not Eating

When it comes to healthy snacking, you’ve got your bases covered. You have almonds in your bag, an apple at your desk and a Greek yogurt chilling in …

Healthy Eating

The Average Net Worth For A 50 Year Old In America

<b>The short answer is:</b> the average net worth of the average 50 year old is around $150,000. But the <i>above average</i> 50 year old has around $1,250,000. …

Retirement

The 8 Exercises You Need To Pack On Serious Size

Lawrence Ballenger reveals his top muscle-building moves for every major body part.<p>If you were challenged to build a balanced, massive physique using …

Workouts