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Dell Advanced 4K Laser Projector is the 100-inch TV You’ve Always Wanted

Dell 4K Laser Projector was announced sometime in June this year, and we think it’s the perfect alternative to the 100-inch smart TV you can’t …

Smart TV

The 28 Best Books on Writing

An Editor's Advice to Writers<p>For both established and prospective authors alike, the publishing house can seem like a jungle. Luckily, Betsy Lerner is here to lead a safari, citing her vast collection of experiences as an editor as her field guide. <i>The Forest for the Trees</i> motivates writers by …

Writing

These Are the 5 Best Plank Variations If You're Trying to Lose Weight

If you want to tone your arms and abs, plank is one of the most effective moves. But aside from building muscle, if you want to lose weight, like that extra fluff around your belly, doing cardio will help burn calories. So try these cardio plank moves to maximize the calorie-burning effects of this …

Workouts

The Squat Progression Guide

<b>No training program is complete without some squat variation.</b> While articles abound about which variation is best, the reality is that the benefits …

Tennis

Health racket: tennis reduces risk of death at any age, study suggests

Research indicates regular badminton and tennis are sports most protective to health, while football and running are bottom of the table<p>If you want to stave off death for as long as possible, you might want to reach for a tennis racket.<p>Scientists attempting to tease apart the benefits of different …

Holistic Medicine

8 Foods You Must Eat When You’re in Portugal

If you're in to food, and trying all different kinds of things, Portugal needs to be next on your trip list.<p>While they hold tight to their …

Espresso

7 Plyometric Exercises to Build Power Quickly

Whether you’re a serious athlete or just want to add some cool new tricks to your repertoire, <b>plyometric exercises are the key to increasing your</b> …

7 Amazing Things That Will Happen When You Do Plank Every Day

Bodyweight exercises are gaining ground in the fitness world due to the practicality and simplicity of getting in shape using your own body weight. …

Exercise - Articles and Advice

Most of us probably can't go more than a day without hearing something about exercise simply because it's probably one of the best tools we have to …

12 Time-Efficient and Effective Exercises You're Not Doing

What are the most important things you need in a workout? The two that will give you the most bang for your buck are time-efficient, effective …

8 Metabolism Secrets That Help You Burn Calories

It’s no wonder metabolism is a subject of fascination and speculation: The process that turns food into fuel powers all that we do. “Even when you’re …

Weight Loss

Why Iceland is the best place in the world to be a woman

Since 1975, the Nordic country has blazed the trail in gender equality and now, from infancy to maternity, women and girls enjoy a progressive lifestyle. But how did they achieve it?<p>Rebekka is so tiny that, even on her tiptoes, arms aloft, she cannot reach. So her teacher lifts her up to the …

World Economic Forum

Netflix has tons of hidden categories — here's how to see them

The vast amount of content on Netflix can get pretty unwieldy. Luckily, there's a secret, better way to browse the swaths of mediocre titles on the …

City break: Lisbon, Portugal

Lisbon glows. You walk on light. This isn't a figure of speech. It's a matter of fact, of science. The seven hills on which the city sits form a vast …

European Travel

The Gadget-Charging MOS Pack Is My New Favorite Travel Companion

Finding a backpack designed to protect and carry all of your tech isn’t terribly hard these days. What sets the MOS Pack apart is that it can can …

10 Fitness And Wellbeing Apps To Try

Nike Training Club<p>The Nike Training Club app lets you train on the go, whether you have five minutes or an hour you can chose a workout that suits …

Self-improvement

12 Travel Map Apps That Beat Google Maps Whether or Not You Have WiFi

Chunky GPS units are a thing of the past. These days, everyone is finding their way by using their smartphones. Although we’ll be the first to admit that we love the industry standard, Google Maps (especially with the new pit stop function), there are a few things that GM just can’t account for. …

Apps

7 Reasons Why It’s SO Worth It to Travel Abroad with the Kids

<i></i><i>By Gabrielle. This post is sponsored by Alamo Rent a Car. Have you signed up for the Alamo Insiders program? Details below!</i>I’m working with Alamo on …

Parenting

Stop Making Your Iced Tea With Hot Water

<i>For Bon Appetit, by Elyssa Goldberg.</i><p><i>Photo by Christopher Testani</i><p>We are in the golden age of cold brew coffee, and your current iced tea game shouldn't be any less strong. You want the one drink standing between you and fainting on a sweltering summer day to be as joy-inducing as spending …

Tea