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12 everyday stretches that will help you stay flexible and fit at any age

When it comes to stretching, there are a lot of options to choose from.<p>But what are the best everyday stretches for anyone looking to avoid sore muscles, get more flexible, and protect his or her muscles from injuries?<p>We turned to Marilyn Moffat, a professor of physical therapy at New York …

I tried the 10/10/10 Method to make decisions like Warren Buffett and Ray Dalio — and it's completely changed the way I view choices

<i><br>"I can calculate the motion of heavenly bodies but not the madness of people."</i><p>Those words are often attributed to Isaac Newton. They may evoke a chuckle, but they get to the root of a problem faced by us all — irrational behavior.<p>Making decisions is one of keystone actions we all take on a …

Battlefield 1 and Titanfall 2 are $35 in Target’s Black Friday preview sale

A cheap sneak peek at deals to come<p>Target is offering a solid deal on a pair of recently released first-person shooters — DICE’s <i>Battlefield 1</i> and Respawn’s <i>Titanfall 2</i> — as part of a Black Friday Early Access sale this week. Console owners can get <i>Battlefield 1</i> and <i>Titanfall 2</i> for just $35 each …

Titan Fall

2015 Audi S3 compromises nothing in delivering sporty practicality

There is a German word, gestalt, that means the whole is greater than its parts: The Audi S3 is automotive gestalt.<p>We can (and we will) talk about the superlative direct-injection turbocharged engine, the smooth dual-clutch transmission, the simplification of the MQB architecture shared by the …

Classic Star Wars X-Wing, TIE Fighter games hit Steam, more LucasArts classics join GOG

Four classic LucasArts Star Wars games — <i>Star Wars: X-Wing</i>, <i>TIE Fighter</i>, <i>X-Wing Alliance</i> and <i>X-Wing vs. TIE Fighter</i> — are now available to purchase from Steam.<p>Those four Star Wars games are available at $9.99 each, or as a discounted $29.99 bundle.<p>LucasArts began releasing downloadable versions of its …

Star Wars Day

Watching People Code Could Be The Next Big Thing

Twitch made streaming video games into a hugely popular phenomenon, so what could be next big livestreaming thing? Perhaps it’s watching other people code.<p>An emerging trend appears to be live streams in which viewers can tune in to watch people code things like Minecraft servers, writing a compiler …

Neil deGrasse Tyson Selects the Eight Books Every Intelligent Person on the Planet Should Read

In December of 2011, <b>Neil deGrasse Tyson</b> — champion of science, celebrator of the cosmic perspective, master of the soundbite — participated in Reddit’s Ask Me Anything series of public questions and answers. One reader posed the following question: <i>“Which books should be read by every single</i> …

12 of the Most Impressive Tiny Houses You've Ever Seen

These homes may be small, but they have huge appeal.<p>These homes may be small, but they have huge appeal. This piece originally appeared on CountryLiving.com.

Living Rooms

TinyPulse Raises $3.5M Led By Baseline To Help Companies Keep Tabs On Employee Happiness

A few years ago, a startup called TinyPulse launched to change the way employee reviews were done. Based on the promise of weekly, one-question surveys, the company has grown to more than 20 employees and just raised $3.5 million in Series A funding.<p>The funding was led by Baseline Ventures, with …

The FBI Is Hiring Hackers

An official FBI news story has been posted to describe the kind of role it's hiring for. The agency says that it's looking for people with experience in computer programming, malware analysis, and even ethical hacking.<p>An ethical hacker is someone hired by the owner of a computer system to try and …

Destiny extends Xur's hours in light of DDoS attack on PSN, Xbox Live

<i>Destiny</i> is extending the time Xur, the exotic-items merchant, is available to trade with players this weekend, in light of the troubles many have had connecting to PlayStation Network and Xbox Live since Christmas.<p>Xur will be in the Tower until at least Monday at 10 p.m. PT, Bungie said on <i>Destiny</i>'s …

Your Brain on Games

There’s no question that employee performance, productivity and engagement are critical business issues. Yet, a Gallup survey shows that globally, only 13% of workers are engaged. Poor levels of employee engagement in workplaces around the world are shining a light on the need to explore new …

Video: How to make really yummy eggnog - Futurity

David Tomov-Strock of Boston University Metropolitan College's Food & Wine Experiential Programs demonstrates how to make tasty eggnog.

Boston University

How Microsoft's Machine Learning Is Breaking The Global Language Barrier

Building a universal translator<p>Earlier this week, roughly 50,000 Skype users woke up to a new way of communicating over the Web-based phone- and video-calling platform, a feature that could’ve been pulled straight out of Star Trek. The new function, called Skype Translator, translates voice calls …

Xbox One breaks the PS4's winning streak with 1.2 million sales in November

Sony's PlayStation 4 has been at the top of the next-generation sales charts for almost its entire lifespan, but Microsoft just broke through in a big way. According to the latest NPD data drop, the Xbox One was the number one selling console in both the US and the UK for November. The PS4 had …

Solid State Storage Prices Tumble This Black Friday

For the last few years, I have been recommending that users upgrade their systems with a solid state drive, or SSD. If you have a system that’s still chugging along with a hard disk drive at the heart of its storage subsystem, replacing it with a solid state drive will be one of, if not the most, …

Nyko offers 30 percent off in Black Friday peripherals deal

If you're in the market for a controller-gizmo or console peripheral this holiday season, Nyko is holding a 30 percent-off-everything sale.<p>The company announced today that all Black Friday purchases from its online store will be discounted by 30 percent (by using the code ‘FRIDAY30') on that day. A …

7 Scientifically Proven Benefits Of Gratitude That Will Motivate You To Give Thanks Year-Round

It’s that time of year where many people begin thinking about everything they have to be thankful for. Although it’s nice to count your blessings on Thanksgiving, being thankful throughout the year could have tremendous benefits on your quality of life.<p>In fact, gratitude may be one of the most …

Microsoft is bringing chat to its Word and PowerPoint web apps

Collaborating with co-workers using Office Online is about to get a bit easier: Microsoft is bringing chat to the web versions of Word and PowerPoint. Sorry, Excel users: it seems you can't yet chat while working on spreadsheets, nor does the feature support OneNote. The Skype-powered chat is more …

How Quitting Email Made My Team Communicate Better

<i>Max Nalsky is the founder and CEO of Pyrus, the workplace collaboration and productivity platform.</i><p>We operate in a world of inboxes. Everyone has his or her collection of points where other people can touch them — email, Facebook, Twitter, Skype – the list goes on. It’s easily overwhelming, and we …

Nissan 240SX SE

Here we are at the end of the tunnel, and, boy, is the light ever bright.<p>From the February 1989 Issue of <b>Car and Driver</b><p>There's a sequence in <i>Out of Africa</i> in which Robert Redford buzzes a clearing in a biplane, thumps down, and taxis up to his startled paramour, Meryl Streep. Delighted, she marvels …