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​The future of home automation

Every emerging technology, like a child, goes through its difficult phases, and IoT is no different. To extend that analogy, you could say that …

Internet of Things

The Weirdest Tech Predictions For the Next 50 Years | Men's Health

Pearson claims he has an 85% accuracy track record for making “logical deductions for tomorrow based on things we can already see happening.”<p>(No, we’re not entirely what that means either. But that’s why we’re not futurologists.)<p>Spoiler alert: What you’re about to read may or may not actually be …

10 Things Every Serious Entrepreneur Knows That You Don’t

Aspiring Entrepreneurs are popping up everywhere in hopes of following in the footsteps of the cashed up risk takers and uber successful they look up …

What’s wrong with shipping container housing? Everything.

What’s wrong with shipping container buildings? Nothing, if they’re used for the right purpose. For a temporary facility, where an owner desires the …

Architecture

10 Financial Benefits of Homeownership

<i>This post is from our regular contributor, Kristi.</i>Homeownership can sometimes feel like the money-sucking black-hole of finances.Foundations crack, …

Personal Finance

Olympus Air

Olympus Air is the new device that will make all smartphone photo buffs rejoice. It´s a mirrorless camera that you can pair up with your smartphone …

Olympus

7 Podcasts That Will Make You A Smarter Entrepreneur

A year ago, I had never listened to a podcast in my entire life. They seemed like this weird thing that old people might do (if you’re old and that …

14 incredible national parks around the world

From the grassy planes of the Serengeti to the Arctic wilderness of Svalbard, these are the parks that are worth traveling the world to see.

National Parks

7 Inspiring Books Sir Richard Branson Loves | Inc.com

Richard Branson is sometimes called the world’s most inspiring entrepreneur alive today. Certainly, he’s one of the most original and colorful of the entrepreneur icons, both characteristics reflected in his list of favorite books:<p>1. An Inconvenient Truth<p>Subtitle: The Planetary Emergency of Global …

Al Gore

The 9 Most Reliable Online Marketing Resources For Small Businesses

Are you a small business runner and wondering some of the resources that can help you get to the next level? Well, it is pretty understandable that …

Small Business

Ten best plank variations to keep your core strong

Want to tone your abs but bored with the static, orthodox plank position? Personal fitness trainer Scott Laidler explains the ten more exciting options that can help you change up your workout<p>The plank exercise is a staple core exercise that works everything from your abdominals, lower back, …

The top brain-training apps to keep your mind sharp

As an app released this week claims to improve the memory of patients with schizophrenia, we've taken a look at the best apps for training your brain<p>IQs across the world are experiencing a steady decline, with our collective intelligence <b>dropping by one IQ point in the last decade</b>.<p>According to …

7 interview questions that determine emotional intelligence

Selecting informative interview questions can be a key factor in finding the right employees — as well as weeding out the ones that won't fit. A candidate's answers can be telling.<p>While different companies embody various values and cultures, success in the workplace is strongly influenced by a …

Emotional Intelligence

Eleven things ultra-productive people do differently

When it comes to productivity, we all face the same challenge–there are only 24 hours in a day.<p>Yet some people seem to have twice the time; they have an uncanny ability to get things done. Even when juggling multiple projects, they reach their goals without fail.<p>We all want to get more out of life. …

Time Management

Innovative Chinese Company Assembles 3D-Printed Modular Home in Just Three Hours

Thanks to new 3D printing technology, an entire house can now be built in less than three hours, as demonstrated by Chinese company Zhuoda Group. Last week, in front of an audience of journalists and curious bystanders in Xi'ann, construction workers used a crane to stack six 100-kilogram units on …

3D Printing

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

Best Stuff<p>After lathering up a a whole lot, we crown the winning washes.<p>By Adam Hurly1 day agoView More<p>Best of GQ<p>The 84-year-old music legend has …

America's 21 Most Beautiful Campsites

From Death Valley to Glacier Bay, Alaska and back down to the Grand Canyon, we've got the country covered.<p>With 3,794,100 square miles of soaring mountains, pristine beaches and crystal clear lakes, the United States offers endless options for those looking to spend a few nights under the stars. But …

National Parks

An 'Uber' for apartments could fix major housing issues

Politicians find it hard to say no to the demands of the development industry for concessions because of the contribution housing construction makes to the economic bottom line and because there is a need for well located housing. New supply is also seen as a solution to declining housing …

Housing

The simple running trick to avoid knee pain

Is knee pain stopping you from registering for that 10K, or even hopping on the treadmill? “There’s this misconception that running is bad for your …

Exercise

Mother Nature in All Her Glory: Top 10 Nature Parks Around the World

One of the best things about travel is being exposed to many different types of natural landscapes, from mountain ranges and jungles to beaches and waterfalls. Visiting national parks and nature preserves allows you to really get up close and personal with these stunning stretches of natural …

Top 10

The 15 best hiking trails in the world

Looking for a fun, adventurous, and affordable summer vacation? Go take a hike -- literally!<p>Hiking is good way to see waterfalls, mountain peaks, and alpine meadows without spending a lot of money. And a hike isn't just something to do on a summer afternoon. There are many trails that are best …

Hiking

Raymond Hau's Captivating City and Landscapes

<i>All images by Raymond Hau. Used with permission.</i><p>Raymond Hau is a Chartered Accountant from the United Kingdom now living in Hong Kong. He does not …

Photography

Helicopter viewings, 'lifestyle films': Outlandish luxury real estate marketing may now be the norm

Rayni and Branden Williams spent months lining up a director, cast and crew for their "lifestyle film."<p>The plot line: A husband takes off for a business trip in his Corvette, leaving his wife to invite friends to hang out in their wine room, gym, massage space, movie theater and infinity-edge pool …

9 Incredible Ways To Get A Cardio Workout That Aren't All Running

The cure for the common cardio.

33 ridiculously cool buildings of the future

The future of architecture is in for some spectacularly cool buildings.<p>The World Architecture Festival (WAF) recently announced the 338 projects that are on its annual design awards shortlist. In addition to new buildings that went up in the past year, there's a whole category devoted to structures …

Architecture

Prefab revolution? Factory houses are the secret to green building

The building sector globally currently consumes more energy (34%) than the transport sector (27%) or the industry sector (28%). It is also the …

Skyscrapers

The 10 best national parks in the US

The US is home to 58 national parks, all filled with breathtaking landscapes and rampant wildlife...so narrowing this list down to 10 was difficult.<p>After considering location, accessibility, and scenery, we picked the 10 parks that must make your must-visit list — whether it be for a week-long …

National Parks