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Glint is a stealthy London fintech startup that promises to turn gold into a ‘new global currency’

Glint, a stealthy London fintech startup that promises a new “global currency,” has raised £3.1 million from a plethora of individual backers in the financial services and asset management space, alongside early-stage investor Bray Capital.<p>They comprise Haruko Fukuda, former CEO of the World Gold …

Viral Marketing

The 100 Greatest Movies of the Nineties

Shot in grainy black and white and loosely based on director Kevin Smith's life at the time, this no-budget film follows a convenience store clerk …

Movies

Could Trail Running Be Your Church?

MacGyver, my four-year-old mutt, rides shotgun on this twenty-degree East Tennessee morning. As the mountains flash by in shadow and sunburst, I half …

Climber Kilian Jornet just summited Everest twice in 1 week without oxygen

On Saturday, less than a week after setting a Mount Everest base camp-to-peak speed record by summiting the world’s tallest peak in 26 hours, Spanish …

Mountaineering

Get Stronger On Hills (Even if You Live Somewhere Flat)

In Dante’s trail-running Inferno, the fifth circle would probably be an extended, sustained climb at 10-percent grade. When you are first starting …

Timothy Olson's Return to Competition

The parallels between Timothy Olson and a modern-day, trail-running Jesus go well beyond his long flowing hair and sinewy, tan body.<p>Olson rose to …

Here Are a Few Things to Think About When Buying New Trail Running Shoes

Photo: REI<p><b>Ditch the Arch Support (and those orthotics)</b><p>The orthotics industry does very nicely from those $300 custom insoles your podiatrist sells …

Self-Massage for Runners on the Road

“We seriously hate you now!” My legs screamed heated words from an overdose of vert (2,400 feet in a mile along a slickrock ridgeline). They quivered …

Embracing Failure on the Trails

If you commit to being a lifelong runner, you are also committing to lots of failure.<p>You’ll fail workouts, you’ll fail races, you’ll get injured. …

7 Habits That Will Dramatically Improve Your Life

What does your daily routine look like? If you’re like most people, it involves struggling out of bed, having a quick breakfast, waiting for work to …

Why The Most Productive People Do These Six Things Every Day

The secrets behind four-minute meetings and scrapping your to-do list.<p>Of all our available resources, everyone has the same number of hours in a day. Some, however, happen to get more done. Are they faster or smarter? Do they have more help? Perhaps. But they’ve also learned tricks that can help …