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Have Smartphones Destroyed a Generation?

More comfortable online than out partying, post-Millennials are safer, physically, than adolescents have ever been. But they’re on the brink of a mental-health crisis.<p>One day last summer, around noon, I called Athena, a 13-year-old who lives in Houston, Texas. She answered her phone—she’s had an …

Social Media

7-Day Diet Meal Plan to Lose Weight: 1,500 Calories

Losing weight just got easier with the help of this healthy 7-day meal plan.<p>This 1,500-calorie meal plan is designed by EatingWell's registered …

Healthy Eating

Patty Jenkins Responds to James Cameron's Critique of 'Wonder Woman'

Patty Jenkins, the director of <i>Wonder Woman,</i> is standing up for unquestionably one of the most successful films this year.<p>James Cameron, the director of films such as <i>Titanic</i> and <i>Avatar,</i> called Wonder Woman an "objectified icon" in an interview with <i>The Guardian</i> on Thursday. "All of the …

Box Office

How to Get Dancer Fit: 7 Toning Workout GIFs From New York City Ballet

Inside a sunlit dance studio across from Lincoln Center in Manhattan, the ballerina Sara Mearns is stretched taut in a forearm side plank, one leg hovering above the ground. It looks easy enough—but that’s exactly the sleight of hand that professional dancers have perfected: transforming physical …

Top 12 Must-have Mobile Applications for your Android Phone

<b>Do you often ponder which mobile application is best suited to your need?</b><p>Today, almost all of us, with an exception of a few, spend half of their …

Microsoft Office

11 Top Positive Psychology Books That Will Improve Your Work and Life | Inc.com

The "positive psychology" field has been around for decades, but in the past several years, thanks to some notable research, we recognize its profound impact on society.<p>What scientists of the movement have discovered is that practices like compassion, gratitude, positive thinking, resilience, …

Happiness

7 Must-Read Books to Change Your Life This Summer 2017

And boost your success and happiness.<p>We’ve been indoors, dragging all winter, and if you’re like me, you’re looking for some serious inspiration for …

A Great Interactive, Presentation Tool

Let’s be honest, there are a million ways out there to make a presentation and just as many tools designed to help you do just that. Recently, I was …

Infographics

The next cyberattack could render your anti-virus and encryption software useless

But your devices are increasingly at risk from "side-channel" attacks, where an intruder can bypass traditional network entry points and use another way to compromise the device.<p>These side channels can involve measuring several of the device's characteristics, including its power consumption, the …

University of Michigan

2017 Smartphone Comparison Guide

We've seen a strong crop of smartphones pop up in the early part of 2017. Here's a roundup of the best recent releases – including a few from the end …

Phones

9 Historical Fiction Books About Incredible Women

Women's History Month might be winding down, but Bustle's love for women in literature never does. That's why I've got this list of historical …

Books

Jane Austen has alt-right fans who have clearly never read her work properly, scholar suggests

Jane Austen has an unlikely fanbase in the form of America's so-called 'alt-right' movement, it has emerged.<p>Scholars have found that 'alt-right' …

Literature

The Less-Tech-Is-More Business

The market for simpler phones and appliances is promising, and the tech giants want no part of it.<p>Research on the so-called productivity paradox -- declining productivity despite the ongoing technological revolution -- abounds in explanations ranging from statistical error to theories predicting …

Mobile

Stanford researchers accidentally discover a whole new role for the cerebellum - ExtremeTech

By on March 20, 2017 at 12:00 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>The cerebellum, that weird wrinkly …

8 Stretches You Should Do While Watching TV To Boost Your Health

If you're like most Americans, there's a good chance you're sedentary for the majority of your waking hours. According to one recent survey, Americans sit an average of 13 hours a day and sleep an average of 8 hours—and there's a growing body of research showing our sedentary ways is not helping …

Yoga

The best ways to back up all your photos to the cloud

Keep your digital memories safe<p>If your mobile phone (or laptop) falls in a lake, what happens to those years of digital photos you've been saving up? Unless you've got them safely backed up somewhere else, they're likely to be gone forever. Which is why getting them synced to the cloud is such a …

12 Tomboy Style Essentials That Slay

Menswear-inspired style has become a fashion must-have over the last few years, with players at every end of the spectrum hopping aboard the borrowed-from-the-boys bandwagon. Your favorite shops — Zara, H&M, Mango, and Topshop — are filled to the brim with mensy essentials including high-waisted …

Clothing

21 Thought-Provoking Books That Will Stay On Your Mind For Days

Prepare to make your bookshelf considerably heavier.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

10 Habits That Will Dramatically Improve Your Life

We have to be very careful in choosing our pursuits, because our habits make us.<p>Co-author of Emotional Intelligence 2.0 and President at TalentSmart<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p><i>This article originally published on Jan. 17, 2017.</i><p>In Hans Christian Andersen’s fable <i>The</i> …

Self Control

Samsung's Chromebook Pro gives Chromebooks a much-needed creative boost

What's the easiest way to make an existing gadget new and refreshing? Just add a stylus.<p>At least that seems to be the trend these days. Samsung's new …

Consumer Tech

What to Do When You Feel Stuck in Negative Emotions

We’ve all been there: A strong emotion like anger or fear sucks us in and suddenly we can’t seem to control the things we say or do, hurting …

Self-help

These 11 Rules Will Change Your Life Forever

There are people on this planet who wake up every day and don’t know why.<p>It’s those who ask this question and follow through with action that live …

The Body Whisperer’s Fat-Flushing Workout

Structural integration and alignment specialist Lauren Roxburgh—author of <i>Taller, Slimmer, Younger</i>—consistently comes up with new (blessedly simple) …

Wellness