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Patanjali Never Said Practice Is Optional

Alexandria Crow says she owes all of the tools she has to use and teach with today to regular practice. Skipping it is just not an …

20 Photographers are Given the Same Portrait to Edit, Check Out the Results

As we all know, the human experience is unique. Your life and your opinions will never be the same as any other persons. This is why there is a …

Beauty Beyond Scars: Finding Beauty in a Burn Victim

My love for photography roots itself in portraiture and street snaps. People in the photo world either love or hate the notion of telling a story, I …

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Destiny Update Addresses Three of Coins' Effectiveness

Bungie today released a hot fix for Destiny, the most noteworthy aspect of which centers around the recently added Three of Coins item.<p>Most of update 2.0.0.4 deals with resolving various bugs. These include an issue with Year 1 Strikes not dropping Uncommon and Rare gear properly and another …

Microsoft’s Phil Spencer on the importance of Halo 5 to the fate of the Xbox One

Microsoft has sold more than 60 million Halo games since 2001. But sales of the Xbox One game console have a long way to go before Microsoft captures every single one of those fans on its newest platform. That’s why Phil Spencer, the head of Xbox, sees Halo 5: Guardians, which debuts on October 27 …

15 Yoga Poses for Weight Loss

The physical practice of yoga is often times strenuous as it tones the body and increases weight loss. Although many practice yoga because it …

7 Invigorating Yoga Poses to Sweat Your Asana Off

Sweating your asana off is wonderful — but you should be conscious of why you’re doing it. Beyond the physical, yoga can help us in our resolve to …

Here's How to Decide When a Photo Should be Black and White

Imagine this scenario: you've had a productive and enjoyable day out shooting — a couple of landscapes and cityscapes, some architecture shots, a bit …

Here are all the Destiny exotic weapons and armor with Year Two upgrades right now

<i>Destiny: The Taken King</i> is now available, which means that it's finally possible to upgrade your existing exotic weapons and armor to their stronger counterparts for the second year of <i>Destiny</i>.<p>This is made possible by the kiosks in the Hall of Guardians for exotic weapons and armor, stations that …

How I hit Destiny: The Taken King's new level cap in three minutes this morning

The level cap for the existing version of <i>Destiny</i> was 34. The level cap for <i>The Taken King</i>, the just-released expansion, is 40. I've been playing <i>The Taken King</i> for under an hour, and I've already hit level 40. In fact, the leveling portion of my day only took about three minutes. How did I pull it …

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The Confusion Behind Modern Light Modifiers for Strobists

ISO 400, 1/100th f2.8<p>What do you get when you cross an umbrella, a parabolic umbrella, a softbox, a beauty dish, and an octabank together? You get …

Photography

Strength is Sexy

What's sexy today? How do you achieve strength? Do you have courage? I see strength in the news today and boy is it sexy. Use this blog entry to heat up your love life. I'm talking about having an aha moment around the courage to have straight talk, people. Let me explain. In recent news, Tennis …

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Watch + Learn: Warrior II Pose

Watch a 360-degree video demonstration of Virabhadrasana I, narrated by Jason Crandell.<p>This video demonstration of the basics of Plank Pose is …

Yoga

See Destiny: The Taken King's New Guns Up Close

Sci-fi shooter Destiny will be getting a host of new content in the upcoming expansion, The Taken King. Check out some of the new Exotics coming to the game, in detailed high-resolution.<p>Posted online by Bungie 3D artist Matt Lichy, the pictures show detailed close-ups of the Telesto, Suros, and …

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7 Fitness Instructors Share the Myths They Wish Would Die Once and For All

#1: You have to worry about exercise making you "bulky."<p>How many times have you heard someone say that she doesn't want to lift heavy weights because it'll make her bulk up? Nope, not true—and that's not the only misconception floating around that piss fitness instructors off. Stop buying into …

Why Do I Get Dizzy During Yoga?

Senior teacher and scientist Roger Cole explains why you might get dizzy during yoga practice and how to prevent it.<p>1.8K<p>SHARES<p><i>My yoga teacher has us</i> …

The One Thing Apple Understands is Photography

Only a Luddite would still categorize Apple as a computer company. Indeed, the company officially changed its name in 2007, dropping “Computer” and …

Sony Xperia Z5 to come in 3 flavors, including one with a 4K screen

The Sony Xperia Z5 takes this year's title of worst-kept secret in tech with a slew of leaks that pretty much reveal Sony's entire product lineup, …

Why Does Everyone Want to Become an American Ninja Warrior?

The Warped Wall at Alternate Routes gym in Maryland is 14 feet tall, built to nearly the same specs as the real one on NBC’s obstacle course reality show <i>American Ninja Warrior</i>. That means it’s basically vertical and looks impossible to scale. Alternate Routes owner Tony Torres runs straight up the …

American Ninja Warrior

4 Yoga Poses for Tight Shoulders

Gomukasana: Cow Face Pose<p>Come to a seated position with both legs extended forward. Slide your left foot under the right knee to the outside of the …

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How to stay alive a few extra seconds in the Call of Duty: Black Ops III beta

Like most highbrow gaming aficionados, I hate Call of Duty. Not because of the gaudiness of its big-budget corporate hype, that its formula hasn’t significantly changed in the last few years, the awkward militarization boner it induces in some people, and the questionable geopolitical stances of …

15 Poses to Help You Sleep Better

Ease into a restful night with this practice to try at home.<p>2.2K<p>SHARES<p>Ease into a restful night with a quiet yoga practice focused on deep breathing …

This new app lets you control your Android phone from your computer

If you’ve ever gotten tired of picking up your Android phone while you’re sitting in front of your computer, well, you’re not the only one. A new Chrome app allows you to use your Android phone right from any computer that can run Chrome. It works on Windows, Mac OS X, and Chromebooks.<p>The new Vysor …

Gaming

PlanetSide 2 review: tipping the scale

Though it struggles with scale, Planetside 2 provides a unique, fascinating view of war<p><i>PlanetSide 2</i> captures the drama of war better than any Call of Duty or Battlefield ever has — a feat accomplished with brute force and big numbers. Soldiers storm sci-fi encampments instead of the beaches of …

Call of Duty: Black Ops III multiplayer beta opens up for everyone on PlayStation 4

You don’t have to preorder the new Call of Duty anymore to try out its beta.<p>Activision has announced that it is opening up the Call of Duty: Black Ops III multiplayer beta to everyone who owns PlayStation 4. This comes just a few days after the test, which the company is using to stress the …

Esthaem’s Photographs Explore Sexuality, Intimacy And Identity

Based in Linz, Austria, Esthaem is a fine art photographer delving into the themes of identity, intimacy and sexuality. His images feature mostly …