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Lose Belly Fat With Just Two Exercises | Men's Health

That’s right: When asked to create a super-effective, calorie-torching routine, Cosgrove gave us a workout that had readers do only a dumbbell swing and a squat thrust.<p>This confused some folks, who wondered, “How can you lose fat with just two exercises?”<p>Cosgrove’s response: “Running is just one …

Samsung's warning: Our Smart TVs record your living room chatter

Technically Incorrect: Samsung's small print says that its Smart TV's voice recognition system will not only capture your private conversations, but also pass them onto third parties.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Why worry about Big …

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The Science of Building a Better Six-Pack | Men's Health

<i>1. The too-easy-to-work method.</i><br>You know this better as "5-minute abs!" or some such hype. But if this approach were really effective, even Chris Christie would have a washboard.<p><i>2. The so-hard-it-has-to-work method.</i><br>Think 60 to 90 minutes of exercise, 6 days a week. Now if you have the time and …

Carve anything out of metal or wood with Carvey

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Carvey<p>The home creating space is increasingly moving from the garage to the desktop, and the latest evidence is …

4 Things Millionaires Have in Common, Backed by Research

<b>What do millionaires do differently?</b><p>Are they harder workers? Do they have brains that can bend spoons? Do they exhibit Bond Villain levels of cunning?<p>…

Meet VMware, The Scrappy Company That Everyone Wants To Buy ... Or Crush

VMware is both a publicly traded company and a subsidiary of computer storage giant EMC, which owns just under 80% of VMware's shares.<p>It is the crown jewel of EMC's famous "federated strategy," in which EMC owns controlling interests in a wide variety of tech companies.<p><b>Jump straight to the pictures</b> …

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Recession in Russia, revolt in Venezuela? The knock-on effects of tumbling oil prices

Sudden slump in price of crude – now at its lowest for four years – sends tremors through capitals of the world’s great oil powers. A look at the economic and geopolitical implications of $80 oil<p>The sudden slump in oil prices, which have fallen 15% in the past three months, has sent tremors through …

Mongolia's lost secrets in pictures: the golden eagle hunters

The Altai Mountains run from Siberia in Russia all the way down to Mongolia’s Gobi Desert. An enormous mountain range, it covers a vast area of over 16,000 kilometres and is studded with huge glacial lakes and permanently snow-covered peaks that rise above 4,500m. One of the world’s last true …

How Karen Kaplan went from receptionist to CEO

Karen Kaplan didn’t even want to work in advertising when she applied for her first job at the Boston-based ad firm Hill Holliday. At the age of 22, …

Goldman Bans Employee Stock Trading Following "This American Life" Broadcast

Investment bankers will no longer be able to trade individual stock and bonds.<p>Following a blockbuster report by <i>ProPublica</i> and <i>This American Life</i> alleging that the New York branch of the Federal Reserve, which supervises many of the largest banks, was meek, lackadaisical, and captured by the banks it …

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Fired Fed Reserve Employee Secretly Recorded Hours of Meetings — Now She’s Unveiling the So-Called ‘Ray Rice Video for the Financial Sector’

When the New York Federal Reserve fired Carmen Segarra, it’s unlikely they realized she was taking 46 hours of recordings of meetings between the Fed and Goldman Sachs. The secretly recorded tapes are apparently damaging enough that it’s being called the “Ray Rice video for the financial sector” by …

Here Are 8 States Where Homebuyers Are Getting 50% Off On Foreclosed Homes

The median price of U.S. residential properties sold in August was $195,000, up 3% from the previous month, according to the report. This includes distressed sales, which are properties owned by banks or in some stage of foreclosure.<p>We drew on the report to highlight the states that offered more …

T-Mobile Pledges To Enable Wi-Fi Calling On Every Phone It Sells

Over the past year and a half or so, T-Mobile has made announcement after announcement in what they’ve dubbed the “Un-carrier” series. Each announcement brings some change that’s meant to rid T-Mobile of some common wireless industry pain point — things like early termination fees, or the absurd …

Nokia's new wireless charger glows for missed calls or a low battery

Nokia is keen on Qi wireless chargers, and its latest model doesn't just sit there like a lump when not juicing your phone. Instead, the Wireless Charging Plate (DT-903) is a <i>glowing</i> lump, thanks to lights and Bluetooth connectivity. You can pair it to your phone when it's off the charger, and it'll …

How To Make Your Phone Your Personal Trainer

Skip the gym, forgo the trainer, and take your fitness game to your smart phone.<p>It's easy to consider fall the perfect time to hide under a chunky knit—but in the interest of good abs and September beach vacations, here are ten fitness apps to keep you in check on-the-go.<p><b>How To Workout With Your</b> …

Meet Samsung’s new smartphone chip that consumes 25% less power

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>Credit: Samsung<p>Samsung is often called a follower but this time it’s a leader: The company’s new Exynos 5430 smartphone chip …

Intel Just Put Mobile Processor Competitors On Notice, Broadwell Is No Joke

In cased you missed it, earlier this week, Intel let slip with new details on their forthcoming low power mobile processor, code named Broadwell-Y and now known as Intel’s new Core M family. To give you the quick-take view, based on Intel’s new low power 14nm process technology (a chip …

The 16 Best Places to Live in the U.S.: 2014

You cast more than 1.5 million votes in our biggest Best Town Ever contest to date. One town may have triumphed, but you loved 15 other amazing places, too—from Burlington Vermont to Anchorage Alaska.<p>But before we reveal the winner, a word on our rankings.<p>This list is ordered by the number of votes …

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Robin Williams's death: a reminder that suicide and depression are not selfish

News broke today that Robin Williams had passed away, due to apparent suicide following severe depression. As the vast majority of people will likely have already said, this was terribly heart-breaking news. Such an iconic, talented and beloved figure will have no shortage of tributes paid to him …

Sony Xperia Z2 still alive after being submerged in salt water for 6 weeks

Well, here is an amazing tale of survival involving a Sony handset. Sony was actually one of the first smartphone manufacturers to run with the idea …

Study: Keystone carbon pollution more than figured

WASHINGTON (AP) — The much-debated Keystone XL pipeline could produce four times more global warming pollution than the State Department calculated …

Watch! Origami-inspired robot assembles itself in 4 minutes

It's alive! Using some paper, a circuit board and the plastic used in Shrinky Dinks, a team of researchers has designed an origami-inspired crawling robot that folds itself into working order in about four minutes.<p>These transformer-like paper bots, described in the journal Science, could offer a …

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String Field Theory Genius Explains The Coming Breakthroughs That Will Change Life As We Know It

"In string theory, all particles are vibrations on a tiny rubber band; physics is the harmonies on the string; chemistry is the melodies we play on vibrating strings; the universe is a symphony of strings, and the 'Mind of God' is cosmic music resonating in 11 dimensional hyperspace."<p>(The "Mind of …

Japan's Selfie Stands Take Tourist Photos To A Whole New Level

What are selfie-obsessed travelers to do when there's a beautiful backdrop to capture and a big group of friends to include?<p>Enter, the selfie stand. This one is located on Enoshima Island in Fujisawa, Japan.<p>The selfie stand is more or less a 21st-century tripod. The camera platform, designed by the …

Lionel Messi Tax Evasion Case (Secrecy = Willfulness) Impacts U.S. & U.K. Taxpayers Too

Apart from its star power, the criminal tax case in Spain against Argentinian athlete Lionel Messi of Spanish team FC Barca is worth watching. Messi now earns $50 million a year, including incentives, making him #4 on Forbes’ list of the 100 highly paid athletes. In the recent World Cup, he was …

Edmunds.com tests Tesla, with mixed results

The automotive research company Edmunds.com took a long drive in a Tesla Model S, and has given the electric sedan a decidedly mixed review.<p>------------<p><b>FOR THE RECORD</b><p>An earlier version of this post said Edmunds reported that on three occasions the drivers testing the Tesla experienced a "car died …

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The lavish homes of American archbishops

Clearly, "lifestyles of the rich and religious" doesn't cut it for Pope Francis.<p>The pontiff has said it "breaks my heart" to see priests and nuns driving the latest-model cars.<p>He's blasted "airport bishops" who spend more time jet-setting than tending to their flocks.<p>And he's warned against church …

Chain Restaurant Workers Reveal The Items They Refuse To Eat

A recent Reddit thread asked them "what item on the menu would you absolutely not eat and why?"<p>Thousands of supposed former employees responded.<p>Some named menu items that were too unhealthy, while others felt squeamish about how the food was prepared.<p><i>NOTE: Reddit sources are anonymous, and can't be</i> …