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Apple Music vs Spotify: Which should you choose?

Apple Music and Spotify are the dominant players in the streaming music industry. Spotify just announced they have 75 million paid subscribers with 170 million total active users. Apple recently hit 40 million subscribers. It’s clear that <i>both</i> companies are a hit with consumers. In fact, the …

Sevenhugs Smart Remote

Smart Remote by Sevenhugs, is a device that´s been developed to make our lives easier. As we grow more and more dependent on tech, we also increase …

How to make $400,000 a year writing about what you love — according to someone who's doing it

After posting my blogging income report from last year (where I made $401,681 with my blogging side hustle), I've been getting a lot of reader questions about how much money can you actually make blogging? I think blogging is the perfect side hustle because you can do it in your own time, you can …

The Minimalist's Strength Workout

Like most athletes who would rather be outdoors running, riding, swimming, or hiking, I don’t set aside much time for the gym. Yet I fully realize the importance of building general strength and mobility—not just to support my outdoor activities, but also for everyday health and fitness. I’d like …

I got my son a STEM toy that teaches kids the basics of robotics and programming — and he loved it

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Steven John<p>Have you got an iPad, smartphone, or a computer? Good. Do you have a kid age six or older who has shown an interest in the way …

The science-backed 7-minute fitness routine is a great way to get in shape

Looking for a way to get the benefits of a trip to the gym at home with no equipment? The Johnson & Johnson Official 7-Minute Workout can help.<p>Admittedly, when I first heard about the app, I assumed it was all hype. I was wrong.<p>Designed by exercise physiologist Chris Jordan, the app gets your heart …

Best Exercises to Get Rid of Man Boobs

"Man boobs" can be one of two things: an enlargement of breast tissue due to hormone changes that result in gynecomastia—a condition that occurs most …

Workouts

Balloon + Water = Instant flower vase!

If you’ve got a few spare balloons lying around from your NYE party, don’t let them sit in your closet until next year. Turn them into flower vases! …

10 core exercises that are better for your back (and body) than crunches

The abdominals are a pain point for many gym goers. We habitually grab a mat, get down on our backs and start crunching away with the goal of finally carving out those elusive six-pack abs. But is this really the most effective way to work towards a toned midsection? The answer is no.<p>"When most …

Workouts

This turmeric tonic is going to be your go-to energy boost beverage

When Sarah Schneider, co-owner of NYC’s Egg Shop, realized that she and other staff members at the restaurant were <i>all</i> experimenting with turmeric at …

The ultimate, 3500-word, plain English guide to blockchain

Unless you’ve been hiding under a rock, I’m sure you’ve heard of Bitcoin and blockchain. After all, they are one of the most trending topics these days  —  the ultimate buzzwords of the year. Even people who’ve never mined cryptocurrency or understand how it works, are talking about it.<p>My …

Bitcoin

How to keep your old videos, music, and photos safe forever

How to digitize your media.<p>The computer age has transformed everything from the way we capture precious moments to the way we watch movies. We've switched from film photos to digital images, VHS tapes to streaming videos, vinyl to music files...you get the picture. However, before we owned …

Google Search

This brave little firewall is here to protect your devices

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

Sonos Announces Partnership with Formal Rival Amazon As Well As Spotify

If you can’t beat ‘em, might as well join ‘em.<p>At an event today in New York City, Sonos announced that they’re going to be adding compatibility with …

Amazon Echo

If Alexa Doesn’t Kill Sonos, Raumfeld's Wifi Speakers Will…

Raumfeld’s Stereo M Wi-Fi Connected Speakers<p>Sonos now has more competition than ever — starting with Amazon itself. But rivals like Raumfeld are …

The 5 Best Hi-Fi Bluetooth Speakers

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> This post has been updated for 2017.<p>High fidelity and Bluetooth generally won’t be found in the same sentence. And it’s still the …

Five tips for buying new speakers

There are plenty of choices out there, so the first order of business is figuring out what you want.<p>No one ever said shopping for speakers is easy, so before you make any rash buying decisions, think about what kind of speakers you want. Spending time mulling over the possibilities will be time …

Libratone ZIPP Nordic Black Multi-Room Wireless Speaker

Reading Time: 3 minutes<p><b>Libratone ZIPP: Scandinavian Design, PremiumAudio</b><p>Multi-Room audio is becoming increasingly popular—multiple wireless speakers …

Gear & Gadgets

Alexa’s Smaller, Cooler Cousin!

Even though there’s barely anything to the HiddenRadio2 Speaker, I can’t get enough of it. Designed with true minimalist spirit, this metal blob …

Industrial Design

75 Insanely Clever DIYs Every Parent Will Wish They Knew About Sooner

It's 99% guaranteed you will find something in here your family will love.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>View this post on Facebook

How to make a coin sorting machine with cardboard

With some thick cardboard, a cutting knife, some hot glue, a ruler, and probably a bit of trial and error, you can create your own DIY coin sorting …

Lego’s New Coding Kit Lets You Program Your Toys To Fart

Educational toys are, for the most part, horrible. Coding toys are, perhaps, even worse.<p>Video: You Can Program This Lego Toy To Fart<p>But Lego’s recently announced Boost platform–coming later this year for $160–is a beautifully executed marriage of bits and bricks. Boost is a kit of Lego and …

The single best question to ask anyone interviewing for a tech position is Einstein’s Riddle

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What is the best interview question ever?</i> <i>Answer by Wade Myers, Inc 5000 entrepreneur and managing director of Boldmore Growth Partners.</i><p>When it came time to interview candidates for programming, development, and strategy positions, there was one question I …

Albert Einstein

Container farms add local flavor to fresh fruit production

The firm's fresh fruit approach sets it apart from similar shipping container farm outfits like Cropbox and Freight Farms, which typically focus on …

How Adults Can Encourage Kids To Be Original Thinkers

When I first read <i>Originals</i> I couldn't help but take notes. What I jotted down was essentially a to-do list for how I could be more creative, how I could think up and then communicate new ideas.<p>But the book — written by Adam Grant, a professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania …

Creativity

A DIY Guide to Adjusting Your Own Glasses

If your glasses need serious adjustment, take them to a professional, but there’s a lot you can do to make yours more comfortable at home. Maybe they …

DIY

Make a Great-Smelling, Reusable Fruit Fly Trap

There are few ways to make a decent DIY fruit fly trap, but this one also adds a fresh lemon scent to your kitchen. All you need is a small plastic …

Fruit

Deal: Touch Board DIY Starter Kit - Technabob

Transform any surface, object, or space into a touch controller with this amazing kit from Bare Conductive. The Touch Board DIY Starter Kit includes …

Synthesizers

If your password was affected by the LinkedIn hack, here’s what you should change it to

And on Wednesday, the service was emailing users to tell them their account may have been affected and it had invalidated a number of passwords. It also said you should change your password immediately.<p>Fortunately, there's an easy way to come up with a complex password that you won't end up …