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The Hardest Bodyweight Workout You’ll Ever Do

This routine’s 2:1 work-to-rest ratio optimizes both your workout and post-workout calorie burn, says the Men’s Health Fitness Director<p>Last week, <i>Men’s Health</i> published a story called “The Workout That Burns 346 Calories In 13 Minutes.”<p>The article was based on new research from North Dakota State …

Workouts

6 Simple Projects You Can Make From Scrap Wood

They’re easy, they’re strong, they’re reliable—and they’re yours.<p>When I was a kid, carpenters built, didn’t buy, their toolboxes and a lot of their day-to-day work aids. I admit, it’s hard to beat the store-bought tool bags and parts organizers in wide use today. Wear-resistant fabrics, plastics, …

The 5 Best ICOs in 2018 Which Might Make You a Millionaire

Have you ever wondered what you would do if you had all the money in the world? Everyone has. But we take it to be just daydreaming.<p>According to …

SingularityNET’s Ben Goertzel has a grand vision for the future of AI

SingularityNET — an ambitious project to create a decentralized marketplace for AI — has raised a lot of money in its token sale. In around 60 seconds after opening the sale to the public, it sold out of the whole amount of available tokens (the AGI token), bringing the total raised to $36 …

Blockchain

7 cryptocurrencies to watch in 2018 if you’re on the hunt for the next bitcoin

A massive bubble? A passing fad? A scam?<p>Whatever the cynics out there want to call bitcoin, its BTCUSD, +5.20% insane rally continues to befuddle the …

Cryptocurrency

How to lose weight: 21-day New Year Fitness Challenge

How to lose weight: 21-day New Year Fitness Challenge<p>Before 2017 ends and you start planning how to lose weight in 2018 as part of your New Year’s …

Workouts

Kleverness is a unique smart lighting system that’s compatible with HomeKit and more

If you’re like me, there’s something you’ve been wanting to do for a long time: convert your standard home to a smart home. This could be expensive, buying lights for every fixture or trying to find compatible switches or plugs to turn your device on and off at will. Until now, it’s been quite …

Bitcoin Exchange Kraken Acquires Coinsetter To Expand To The U.S.

According to Bitcoinity, Kraken is the largest EUR bitcoin exchange in the world with Bit-x and Gatecoin not far behind. But Kraken has one weakness — there isn’t much volume when it comes to other currencies. The company is trying to fix that by acquiring Coinsetter to expand to the U.S. and …

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Fidelity becomes first asset manager to join blockchain group IC3 | Reuters

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Fidelity Investments Inc has become the first financial institution to join the Initiative for CryptoCurrencies & Contracts, a group of academic institutions and technology companies looking to develop blockchain-based technology.<p>A sign marks a Fidelity Investments office in …

Blockchain

Bitcoin and Ether prices hit all-time high

Something is going on in the cryptocurrency world, but it’s hard to figure out why prices are jumping. Both bitcoin and Ether prices are currently trading at an all-time high.<p>According to Coindesk’s price index, you could buy one bitcoin for $1,343 earlier today. It roughly represents a 6 percent …

Cryptocurrency

This website displays the ever-fluctuating value of Bitcoin in real-time

The value of Bitcoin has been soaring uncontrollably over the last few months, especially during last week. But given the notorious volatility of cryptocurrencies, this glorious run might be close to an end any moment now – and this handy tool lets you spot this in real-time.<p>Designed by developer …

Cryptocurrency

These digital tokens are making bitcoin's huge rally look tame

Forget U.S. stocks and emerging-market assets, even ignore bitcoin. Those brave enough to invest in the Wild West of tech are the ones making a killing.<p>While the record-breaking rally in bitcoin has captivated markets, demand for other digital coins is surging as companies raise millions in …

Cryptocurrency

A Mysterious New Cryptocurrency Is Surging After Being Endorsed by Putin

As investors look for a place to safely store their assets amid geopolitical turmoil, the world’s second-biggest cryptocurrency is getting a boost.<p>After catching the eye of both the Singapore government and Russian President <b>Vladimir Putin,</b> Ethereum—the second-biggest cryptocurrency in the world, …

Cryptocurrency

Why Ethereum is outpacing Bitcoin

While Bitcoin is currently trading at close to its all-time high, its dominance in terms of proportion of total cryptocurrency market cap is rapidly decreasing — ground largely given up to Ethereum.<p>This shift is probably being driven by a few factors. Despite its recent appreciation in value, as a …

We’ve got a Butterfly Labs Bitcoin miner, and it’s pretty darn fast | Ars Technica

The loud little box busily decodes money at 5.35 billion hashes per second.<p>Apparently, I'm a Bitcoin miner now, and it looks like I'm actually pretty …

Wary of Bitcoin? A guide to some other cryptocurrencies | Ars Technica

You can fill your virtual pockets with Litecoin, PPCoin, or Freicoin.<p>It might have passed you by, but an essential part of the Internet's …

Watch Wired Get Rich Quick With Our Sleek Bitcoin Miner

Author: Robert McMillan. Robert McMillan Business<p>Date of Publication: 05.10.13.<p>Time of Publication: 6:30 am. 6:30 am<p>We’ve set up own little digital …

Bitcoin
Bitcoin

Why won’t Bitcoin die?

I attended the first Bitcoin World Conference and Expo, held in a second-floor meeting room in a midtown Manhattan hotel, on a Saturday in August 2011. The virtual currency was powering an alternative economy worth around $81 million USD. Roughly 75 attendees, mostly long-haired programmers and …

How To Build A DIY Outdoor Storage Bench

Hi friends! I’m so excited to be sharing the plans and tutorial for this DIY outdoor storage bench! Texas weather is so strange… one day it’s 80 …

7 Quick Ways to Make Money Investing $1,000

A thousand bucks is not a lot of money but it is enough, if you're shrewd, to make a lot of money.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>If you're sitting on at least $1000 and it's scratching an itch in your pocket, consider investing it rather than spending it on something …

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2 Stocks Your Children Will Brag About Someday

Here's why these two businesses are wonderful buy-and-hold candidates.<p>While few and far between, some businesses are so strong that they can create …

The 5 toughest TRX exercises for a full-body workout

1. TRX single-leg squat (TRX straps at mid-length)<p>Place your elbows under your shoulders and, with tension on TRX, center right leg to anchor point. …

Workouts

A beginner's guide to investing in the stock market like a non-beginner

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

Stock Markets

30 Minute NO GYM Outdoor HIIT Workout with David Morin

This workout, designed by Dymatize athlete David Morin, will challenge your cardiovascular fitness, promote fat loss, and increase your strength.<p>And …

HIIT

The 3 Moves You Need for a Bulletproof Core

When you think of your core muscles — the muscles spanning between your hips and shoulders, especially your abdominals, and spinal erectors — you …

Garage Gym Experiment

<b>The Garage Gym Experiment</b> is dedicated to those that workout at home, because there may be nobody else watching. Read More.<p>Your reminder that there …

Workouts

How to get fit using just a chin-up bar

How to get fit using just a chin-up bar<p>No matter how much older and wiser you’ve grown, or how wholeheartedly you profess to embrace the virtues of …

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