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The 6 Worst Things You Can Call Yourself on LinkedIn | Inc.com

The problem that so many of us Americans have is that we love ourselves.<p>This love tends to be all-encompassing, which means that we try and encompass everyone else with that self-love.<p>We don't realize, however, that sometimes we can sound a little too wonderful and this can put off potential …

Inspiration

8 Pushup Routines That Are Better Than ‘AMRAP’

These cutting-edge workouts will help you get better results from this classic exercise<p>We all agree that the pushup is a great exercise. But if your routine consists of just doing as many reps as possible, you aren’t getting the most you can out of this movement.<p>Take your ground game to the next …

Workouts

4 Fashionable Tricks You Should Know | Men's Health

Use these four subtle strategies to look your absolute best, from your collar right down to your shoes.<p><b>Pick the Collar That Fits Your Face</b><p>Daniel Warren Johnson<p><b>If you have a wide face . . .</b><p>Wear a narrow collar, which lengthens your face, says David Hamilton, a co-owner of Hamilton Shirts.<p><b>If you have</b> …

Android Phones Are Leaking Valuable Information, Here's How To Stop Them

In a Reddit post a user called Gooz announces his new Android app. Its goal is simple: to stop Google's Android leaking information to anyone who cares to probe for it. Gooz’s real name is Bram Bonné and he’s given a TEDx talk about the problems with Android giving over data that enables almost …

Wi-Fi

Burpee Workout That Revs Your Metabolism

You'll do the lateral shuffle first in the beginning in order to prime the pattern, but since there's no rest, you'll just bounce back and forth as many times as you can between the two moves, Stauffer explains.<p>Switching back and forth between pure power and something that takes a little bit of …

7 Easy Popcorn Upgrades

From traditional salt and pepper to modern truffle and cheese, popcorn can take on any flavor you choose. To celebrate National Popcorn Day, try one …

Popcorn

A Guide To Caffeine Content: Find Out If You're Getting Too Much (or Too Little) Caffeine

If you're a daily java drinker, your mental processing power will be boosted after you down 400 milligrams in a sitting, according to a new study in the journal <i>Brain Cognition</i>.<p>To figure out how much coffee, tea, or even 5-Hour Energy that is, divide 400 by the caffeine content in one serving of the …

Meet the new Bond car

Revealed on the 007 stage at the historic Pinewood Studios, the first new member of the Bond 24 film cast is the "built for Bond" Aston Martin DB10. The aggressively styled new sports car has been designed in collaboration between Aston Martin and the film's producers. Director Sam Mendes pulled …

Misfit eyes the connected home in addition to new wearables

Misfit debuted a new (and more budget-friendly) activity tracker back in the fall, but the company has plans to tackle more than just wearables. The outfit will keeping working on its existing line of gadgets, but in the months to come, the connected home will garner attention as well -- in …

Neil deGrasse Tyson Breaks Down ‘Interstellar’: Black Holes, Time Dilations, and Massive Waves

The acclaimed astrophysicist, host of The Cosmos, and director of the Hayden Planetarium discusses what Christopher Nolan’s film got right and wrong. …

A workout app made me a better gamer

I didn’t believe fitness apps had any point until I found one for myself<p>Anyone that knows me knows that I like to exercise. I actively enjoy the physical exertion that others might consider a chore or a necessary evil. It's because I can't remember the last day that I went without exercising that …

The Best Headphones You Can Customize With an App

A new breed of smart headphones—like the Alpine Headphones, Parrot Zik 2.0, ROAM Ropes and 3-D printed Normal earbuds—is letting music lovers customize to their ears’ content<p>HEADPHONES ARE getting smarter. Outfitted with fancy electronics, such as sensors and digital-signal processors, some are …

Consumer Tech

Nissan’s GT-R delivers brutal performance

Slide 1 of 9<p>Associate Editor Jake Lingeman: Brutal. That’s what this 2015 Nissan GT-R Premium says to me. It’s got brutal speed, brutal brakes, …

Nissan GT-R

The 12 Worst Habits For Your Mental Health

<i>By Carey Rossi</i><p>Depression is usually brought on by factors beyond our control -- the death of a loved one, a job loss or financial troubles. But the small choices you make every day may also affect your mood more than you may realize. Your social media habits, exercise routine and even the way you …

Advice on advisers: What separates the great ones from the rest

First-time startup founders and entrepreneurs get their fair share of advice. While most advice can be taken with a grain of salt, I’m a huge believer in the importance and value of leaning on experienced advisers to help you build your company.<p>After recently joining the advisory board of Mobcrush, …

Even you can build your own social wearable

It's easier than you think to create your own wearable gadget -- assuming you're handy with a needle and thread. At Engadget Expand this weekend, Kate Hartman, an associate professor at OCAD (Ontario College of Art and Design) University led workshops focused on building social wearables. …

Are You 'Fit' To Be an Entrepreneur?

<i>Callum Laing is the CEO of Entrevo Asia and the founder of Fitness-Buffet, an employee fitness business in 11 countries.</i><p>I’m always intrigued when I meet successful people, entrepreneurs or otherwise, to understand their fitness habits.<p>Over time this has lead me to identify three different types of …

Parrot Zik 2.0 review: still the world's most advanced headphones

If you're into drones and wireless audio, then you'll probably agree that Parrot is the best thing out of France since Daft Punk. Personally, I've been most impressed with the company's wireless headphones, the Zik. In fact, I've been a regular user since it came out about two years ago. Even …

HP jumps into 3D technology with Sprout PC and an industrial printer

<i>(Updated 10.29.14 at 11:02am PT with additional info and the Sprout video)</i><p>A few weeks after Hewlett-Packard (HP) confirmed it was splitting into two companies, the company declared at a press event in New York City today that it is going big into 3D printing and releasing a new product category of …

LumiLor Electroluminescent Coating Has Some Serious Untapped Potential

"Everything can be a lamp with LumiLor," writes Darskide Scientific, the company that developed it. LumiLor is a patented coating that glows when a …

Nanotech

Something Wicked This Way Comes: Bruce M. Tharp on Michigan's New MDes in Integrative Design

Last month we asked the chairs of 11 leading industrial-design programs to talk to us about the evolution of ID education for our D-School Futures …

Design

August is a fancy lock that could make you ditch your keys

Advertisement<p>31 Comments<p>Credit: August<p><i>Updated: This story was updated at 4:50 to correct the story. The August lock doesn’t use Wi-Fi.</i><p>For most people …

LinkedIn Begins Showing Which Actions Led to Profile Views

LinkedIn is giving users better information about which actions on the business-focused social network encourage people to look at their profile page.<p>Under the “Who’s Viewed Your Profile” section, LinkedIn has added a new area on the right-hand side listing notable actions the user has taken over a …

Nvidia's new graphics cards keep the game going longer when you unplug

The GeForce GTX 980M and 970M offer more bang for your watt<p>Gaming laptops and long battery life aren't often used in the same sentence. High-end gaming laptops can offer awesome desktop-like gaming performance in a package that can be moved from place to place, but never far from a power outlet. …

GitHub Launches Free Tools for Students

Social coding community GitHub has announced that students will now be able to gain free access to a slew of developer tools.<p>The new initiative is in partnership with a handful of third-parties, and constitutes part of GitHub Education, a dedicated site launched earlier this year to help schools …

Three Red Dot Award Winners that Keep it Simple and Doable

The Red Dot Awards winner's page is usually a fun look at some out-there ideas. But among this year's batch of winners, it's the …

Product Design

Light Up the City

The conceptual Noise Power system explores the transformation of sound energy, specifically that of road traffic, into usable light. Designed to …

Meet the eBugatti

A winner of the Auto Design Prague: Talent of the Year Award, the Coupémotion concept follows in the footsteps of Bugatti’s “pur sang” design …