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10 Calorie-Burning Exercises More Effective Than Running

10 Calorie-Burning Exercises More Effective Than RunningCANOTTIERI CEREA, TURIN, ITALY - 2015/11/08: The Olympic gold medallist Mahe Drysdale (NZ) in …

Fitness

What your music taste says about you

<b>Think the music you love is part of your identity? You might be right. According to a study at the University of Texas which gave people questionnaires about their musical taste and a battery of personality and intelligence tests, what you listen to reveals a surprising amount about you. So which</b> …

Soundtracks

I've been using Apple's big new iPhone update for a few days — here are my favorite things so far

Apple said it focused on stability and security with this update, which means this update was more about making the system more efficient overall rather than adding visible new features.<p>That being said, there are still a few new things you'll want to check out when you upgrade.<p>Here's what I've …

Apps

'The Martian' is the best space sci-fi movie of my time

I have seen the film adaptation of Andy Weir's best-selling novel "The Martian," and I can deliver my review in one sentence with zero spoilers: <b>This</b> …

Science Fiction

Weather Myths You Definitely Believe, Debunked

<i>By: Lee Breslouer</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock / Jennifer Bui/Thrillist</i><p>What we know about the weather has changed significantly over time. While the ancient Greeks once believed that Zeus controlled lightning in the sky, we're pretty confident that the Illuminati does that. Even with those scientific …

If The iPad Pro Is Jupiter, Here’s Apple’s Full Solar System Of Devices

The long-rumored iPad Pro was revealed last week at Apple’s fall 2015 event. The 12.9-inch iOS device whose smart keyboard and stylus are a bit reminiscent of the Microsoft’s Surface, and mark an important shift in Apple’s tablet efforts. With a new moniker and increased footprint, the iPad Pro …

25 Healthy Sweet Potato Recipes

Sweet potatoes are so good for your health. Need ideas for cooking them? These recipes should help.

22 Quotes From Albert Einstein to Take You Inside His Mind

Albert Einstein is arguably the most famous physicist of all time. His theory of relativity forever changed the way we perceive the world and opened …

We are lucky to live in a universe made for us

To a human, the universe might seem like a very inhospitable place. In the vacuum of space, you would rapidly suffocate, while on the surface of a …

How to Sharpen a Really Noisy Image

Noise and sharpening, don't go together well. If you sharpen a noisy image, the noise is sharpened too, making it even noisier. And if you apply …

Tutorials

Artist upcycles broken watches into intricate steampunk sculptures

If you’ve ever been fascinated by the inner workings of a mechanical watch, you’ll love Sue Beatrice’s beautiful steampunk sculptures. Created for …

Art

5 foods for a flatter tummy

Swimsuit season may be over, but you can still keep your flat summer tummy throughout the year by eating foods that prevent bloating and help build muscle. Here are some delicious options:<p><b>Greek Yogurt</b><p>Protein is great for keeping weight in-check because it digests slowly, so you feel full longer and …

Raspberry Pi gets an official touchscreen display

Although it's pretty easy to hook up a Raspberry Pi to a screen using its HDMI port, it's not exactly the most portable of solutions (especially if there isn't a TV or monitor around). The Raspberry Pi Foundation recognized this, so it set about finding a "simple, embeddable display" capable of …

One of the biggest features we're expecting to see in the new Apple TV is really troubling for privacy, experts say

The device is said to bring a handful of new features to the Apple TV that we've seen in the company's other devices, such as a new interface, an App Store, and Apple's virtual assistant, Siri.<p>Gene Munster, an analyst with Piper Jaffray who's usually plugged into what the company is working on, …

Witness the pride and elegance of West African photo portraits from the past 100 years

Almost as soon as photography arrived on the African continent in the 1840s, local artists and studios began adapting the medium to match their own visual traditions and tastes. Those images are now on display at a new exhibit at the Metropolitan Museum of Art in New York City, <i>In and Out of the</i> …

Art

Raspberry Pi Internet of Things Smartphone Controlled SmartHome System (video)

Anyone who has built an Internet of Things system using the awesome Raspberry Pi mini computers, and would like to be able to connect to it using …

Raspberry Pi

Protein-rich foods that are good for your heart

Eating more foods rich in certain amino acids – the building blocks of protein – may be as good for your heart health as cutting sodium, getting more exercise and quitting smoking, rang headlines about a study published this month in the Journal of Nutrition.<p>Previous studies have linked higher …

Apple is hiring artificial intelligence experts to make the iPhone better, but there’s a catch

The goal is to challenge Google in an area the Internet search giant has long dominated: smartphone features that give users what they want before they ask.<p>As part of its push, the company is currently trying to hire at least 86 more employees with expertise in the branch of artificial intelligence …

10 awesome paid iPhone apps on sale for free today

Happy Labor Day! If there’s a better way to celebrate than by checking out this great list of 10 paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free right …

Apps

Ashley Madison Hack Latest Reminder Stupid Passwords Are Stupid

The recent hack of fembot dating extramarital affairs website Ashley Madison, which resulted in data from millions of accounts being dumped online, has one more salutary yet familiar lesson to deliver: even very well encrypted stupid passwords are still stupid.<p>While plenty of aspects of Ashley …

British man comes up with brilliant ploy for getting revenge on spammers

Sick of getting spam emails? Here's a great trick for solving the problem<p>A British developer has come up with an ingenious way of getting rid of annoying spam emails and getting revenge on the people sending them in one fell swoop.<p>These days, subscribing to a newsletter or buying something from an …

Spam

Microsoft is trying to stop users from downloading Chrome or Firefox

Microsoft is trying to persuade users to keep Edge, the company's new browser that replaces Internet Explorer, when they search for "Chrome" or "Firefox" on Bing.<p>The discovery, made by VentureBeat, shows that users who use Edge in Windows 10 to search for other browsers get a small message that …

If the new Apple TV running iOS 9 looks this gorgeous, take our money now

We know that the next Apple TV will be a radical, gaming focused overhaul of Apple’s streaming set-top box, but what will it actually look like? Wednesday will tell, but if it looks and feels anything like this iOS 9 overhauled concept by Andrew Ambrosino, we’ll be pretty happy indeed.<p>Ironically …

Smart TV

Canon Unveils a Monster 250-Megapixel Sensor

Canon today announced that it has created a monster of a CMOS sensor with the world’s highest pixel count (for its size). The DSLR-format sensor …

Four future space technologies that will change the world in your lifetime

From ending natural disasters, to flying to Sydney in an hour, scientists are working on future technologies to solve some of humanity's biggest challenges<p>Imagine a world where severe storms, tornadoes, and flash flooding are no longer a threat to human life. Or a time when flying from London to …

Time Travel

Why it doesn't even matter that Apple will sell a 16GB iPhone 6s

People love to hate on the 16GB iPhone, for good reason. If you’ve owned one yourself, you know the pain of the endless “out of space” notifications.<p>As details of the iPhone 6s have leaked reports claim Apple will keep the 16GB iPhone around for yet another year. People were quick to deride the …

The 'oldest galaxy ever found' is upsetting astrophysicists

Astrophysicists have discovered the oldest, most-distant galaxy ever observed. EGS8p7 is just 500 million years younger than the universe itself, and …

Universe

Meet 'Mark', the crazy genius who designed an aeroplane while drunk

The news is, to put it mildly, pretty depressing recently – social media equally so. Twitter timelines are filled with the horrors of war and unspeakable tragedy, so it was a blessed relief that late on Sunday night a tweet which was a source of unadulterated joy started to go viral.<p>Enter Keith …

Social Media