Lizzie Lithgow

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Neuroscience can now curate music based on your brainwaves, not your music taste

Companies and composers have begun using software to make music customized to your brainwaves. Soon you will be able to plug in your headphones, lean back in your chair, and relax to a playlist so synchronized with your brain’s chemistry that it increases your productivity, sleep quality, and even …

Brainwaves

7 Things You Can Do Right Now to Be More Productive in 2017

Now that 2016 is (finally) coming to an end, we want to make sure you start the new year on the right note. All of those ideas, projects, and new …

9 Calorie-Burning Cardio Exercises For Anyone Who Hates Running

Because why run when you can not?<p><b>1.</b> Choose 4-5 exercises from the list.<p><b>2.</b> Do the first exercise for 45 seconds, then rest for 15 seconds, then move to the next one.<p><b>3.</b> Once you've gotten through 4-5 exercises, that's one round. Complete the circuit for 3-5 rounds total, resting a minute between …

How to Get Jennifer Lawrence's Superhero Abs

Her former trainer, Dalton Wong, shares some diet and fitness tips, plus an easy to follow workout.<p>As we all know, Jennifer Lawrence is a junk food lover.<p>But despite her proclivity for pizza and fries, she's also maintained a killer physique. One person she can thank for that? Dalton Wong, her …

This Urban Exploration App Takes You More Interesting Places Than The Shortest Route

“[It] offers an alternative approach to pedestrian navigation through the city by including a sensitivity about what’s nearby, to bring back pleasure …

Urban Exploration

16-minute no-equipment workout to bust boredom

Forget the fancy-pants gym. Follow this quick bodyweight-only routine from Emily Cook Harris, certified personal trainer and head coach of EMpowered in New York City.<p>“These moves allow you to get in a high-intensity, super-effective workout no matter where you are,” Harris said. “Whether you’re …

7 Gorgeous Estates You Can Rent for a Real-Life Fairy-Tale Wedding

A wedding in a faraway villa, castle, or château nestled on acres of private grounds, a ceremony in the idyllic stone chapel on-site, dinner and dancing in the lavish ballroom before toasting coupes of champagne in the conservatory—it’s a dream wedding come true. There are many beautiful properties …

The year of dating selectively: finding love in 2016 means keeping out ‘undesirables’

Dating apps to which you have to apply to join promise to end time-wasting mismatches<p>New year, new love life. It’s a resolution that hundreds of thousands will make this month and January 2016 is expected to see the highest ever number of sign-ups to dating apps. But this year the apps are going in …

Apps

25 Songs That Might Be Sadder Than "Hello"

In case you wanted more reasons to cry in the dark

6 Movies Worthy of Your Time This Thanksgiving Weekend

Please Stop Shaming Me for Being Single

"If you're single, it's seen as a problem to be fixed."<p>Hey, Aunt Kathy, it's cool. And you too, Mom and Dad. You guys can't be blamed for asking me if I'm dating someone when I'm home for the holidays. It's just what you do.<p>But, <i>heyyy</i>, friend-of-a-friend at the bar who dropped a major shame bomb on …

30 Ways to Use Your Smartphone When You Travel

One of the best gadgets for travelers may already be in your pocket. From first researching a trip to remembering where you went once you get back, here are 30 ways to put your smartphone to use when you travel.<p><b>1. As a travel agent:</b> If you know your destination but not your dates, use the Fly.com …

‘Saturday Night Live’ Pokes Fun At David Ortiz In Dating Website Skit

1,388<p>Photo via Kenan Thomson spoofed David Ortiz on Saturday Night Live<p>David Ortiz is retiring from baseball after next season, but that doesn’t mean …

11 Thanksgiving Cocktail Recipes Straight from America’s Best Bartenders

With cozy Netflix movies queued up, late fall is finally upon us. But that doesn’t mean you have to give up on a little happy hour fun. Sure, it might be time to say goodbye to breezy, beach-side drinks, but tasty Thanksgiving and fall-themed sippers are lovely in their own right. Read on for the …

Suitcase snapshot: A survey of American packing habits

Are you a folder or a roller, a planner or procrastinator? Do you make lists or toss items into a bag at the last minute and hope for the best? Cheapflights.com surveyed more than 1,000 Americans on their packing preferences and the results may surprise you.<p>If you think you're a good packer, you're …

An Instagrammer's Guide To Walt Disney World

Courtesy of © Mathew Monteith / Alamy Stock Photo<p>If you're traveling to Walt Disney World, odds are you've nailed the organization game. You drove yourself crazy getting a reservation at Be Our Guest six months before leaving town, wove an intricate web of FastPass+ booking reservations, and yes, …

Walt Disney Company

Around The World In 40 Drinks

It's five o'clock somewhere! 🕔🍹<p>What's the point of going someplace exciting and remote if you're not going to kick it like the locals? And what better way to blend in than by ordering that country's signature boozy beverage, no menu necessary?!<p>From the Aruba Ariba to Arak and Lambanog, below …

Spices

Dickies Are The Nerdy Fashion Trend That's Coming Back

Consider the dickie.<p>Just hear us out.<p>Dickies could be the answer to all your winter woes. For those of you unfamiliar with the dickie (also spelled dickey or dicky), it's a type of false shirt-front that was originally intended to be worn with a tuxedo. Since its inception it has transformed, and …

Clothing

Thank God I've Never Had to Date in Sobriety

"You'll never meet a good guy in a bar or nightclub." That's what people say, right?<p>Wrong.<p>I met my boyfriend of 3.5 years in an after hours club in the resort town of Cancun, Mexico, and we were both wasted. I now realize our case is an extremely rare one. The night we met I never would have …

This scene from 'The Empire Strikes Back' led to a huge mystery that 'Star Wars' fans haven't been able to solve for 35 years

If the accident had happened four months later the news would have been in every paper around the world. But at the time Hamill was still an unknown actor who had just finished being the lead in a yet-to-be-released sci-fi movie in which he wore all white and wielded a glowing sword.<p>Hamill had to …

Star Wars

Branding Lessons from the Modern Marketing Era

The history of design is deep and long, but the field of graphic design is a much more recent phenomenon.<p>Sure, there was art, design, and …

Graphic Design

8 Ways a Mind Map Can Declutter Your Project Management

Project managers can organize their team, their thoughts, and visualize every moving part of their project workflow by using mind maps.<p>PCMag reviews …

Top 10 books about forgetting

Books,Culture,Samuel Beckett,JM Coetzee,Kazuo Ishiguro,John Banville,TS Eliot,Cormac McCarthy,Julian Barnes,Orlando Figes,Fyodor Dostoevsky,Fiction,Poetry<p>Books about the erasure of memory are usually about its opposite - the real subject of works as diverse as TS Eliot’s The Waste Land and Cormac …

Literature

Sam Smith teases first clip of 'Spectre' theme song

Sam Smith shared a 15-second snippet of, “Writing’s On The Wall,” his anticipated <i>Spectre</i> theme song Monday on Instagram and while Guy and Howard …

Forget Business School--Just Watch These 10 TED Talks

You can emerge as an effective trailblazer in your office by being true to yourself and constantly learning. Start by watching these short lectures and embodying their lessons.<p>In today's business world, leaders are emerging at all ranks. The role of the leader is not exclusive to executive-level …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Skincare<p>It's actually not as hard as you'd think.<p>By Adam Hurly3 days agoView More<p>Sales<p>There’s still time to score big.<p>19 Photos4 days agoView …

Lifestyle

How to Use Periscope to Drive Business for Your Brand

Video is only getting bigger in terms of digital marketing, and if you're looking to drive engagement and brand awareness through live-streaming …

Oliver Sacks’ Last Tweet Shows Beethoven’s “Ode to Joy” Movingly Flashmobbed in Spain

"A beautiful way to perform one of the world's great musical treasures." The video above, and the accompanying 58-character sentence, make up the …

European Union

10 Useful Sites All Marketers Should Save to Their Favorites Bars

If you’re a marketer who often finds yourself overwhelmed by the sheer volume of marketing resources available online, rest assured that you’re not …