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21 Reasons Why Women Should Wear High Heels All The Time

Toe the line, ladies.

Celeb Chiropractor Reveals How to Be Comfortable in High Heels & Avoid Injuries

Sure, soaring stilettos can look flattering and add a touch of sizzle, but they can lead to pain or injury, too.<p>To the rescue comes Dr. Liza Egbogah, …

It's Official: Boston's Public Schools Have Ditched This Distorted And Misleading World Map

Everyone else, take note.<p>Last Thursday, social studies teachers in Boston's public schools ditched the widely used - but horribly distorted - …

The Cheapest Places to Travel for Each Month of the Year

January: Los Angeles<p>You can save 33 percent on hotels in the city of angels this month, when the nightly average rate for four-star properties dips …


How to change your life in 15 minutes a day

Our recent post, 24 ways to make 2017 great received many eye-opening comments as to how much time getting up 15 minutes earlier each day can add to …

Travel (Australia)

Netflix’s offline downloads have a neat trick to save iPhone storage space

Last week, Netflix launched the one feature that binge-watchers worldwide have been wanting: support for movie downloads on mobile devices. The move …


Here's How Your Body Knows You Found the Perfect Sexual Partner

It's all about your immune system, apparently.<p>One of the real secrets of white-hot attraction to someone isn't terribly sexy, according to a recent study published in <i>Nature</i>: It's a part of your genetic coding.<p>All humans have their own unique human leukocyte antigen (HLA) complex, which helps the …


Why We Reach Weight-Loss Plateaus—And How To Break Them

Watching the pounds fall off after staying true to a workout program and healthy eating plan is an amazingly gratifying reward. But for many people, …


6 Foods to Eat When You’re Trying to Score a Six Pack

And 3 that you’ll want to avoid<p>Even if you hit the gym daily, you have to pay attention to what you eat to get the definition you want.<p>The right foods power tough workouts, build muscle, and can help you torch any belly fat that might be stopping your six-pack from emerging, says board-certified …


Alchema turns your fruit into alcohol through the power of Wi-Fi

Have you ever stared at a bag of grapes in your fridge and thought to yourself, wow why did I buy these grapes when I could have just bought wine? I think I reach this point pretty much every winter, usually during snow storms when all I have in my pantry is mac and cheese and all I really want is …


BlackBerry's Smartphone Sacrifice Is All About Security

As promised, Blackberry has another smartphone to reveal to the world. The snappily titled DTEK50 is equipped with a Snapdragon 617, 3GB of RAM, 16GB of storage, and a 5.2 inch HD screen. It’s a good mid-range package, and the list price of $299 is not only less than the launch price of the …

Mobile Technology

Tesla's Musk sees 'modest' capital raise for next strategic turn

SPARKS, Nevada (Reuters) - Tesla Motors Inc’s (TSLA.O) next strategic turn could cost the electric car maker “tens of billions” of dollars over the long term, but will likely require only a “modest” capital raise, Chief Executive Elon Musk said on Tuesday.<p>Musk’s comments during a media open house …


Common Just Freestyled About Race-Related Issues And Shut It Down

"The color of my skin, they comparing it to sin."