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Microsoft officially reveals Xbox One personal fitness app

After fitness games proved to be a huge draw for Kinect on Xbox 360, Microsoft is taking the workout game into its own hands with Xbox One. For its next-gen console, the company plans to offer a service called Xbox Fitness, a built-in personal trainer that promises to detect micro-fluctuations in a …

Got Back Pain? Check Your Posture

You probably spend hours in front of a computer every day—so make sure you’re doing it right<p>Your job shouldn’t be a pain in the neck—at least not literally. Yet two out of three office workers have felt physical pain in the last six months, according to a new survey released by the American …

The Scientific Way to Mend a Broken Heart

Most of us have experienced heartbreak, and when you think about how it made you feel, it's very similar to physical pain and suffering. That's no …

Exercise May Be as Effective as Drugs in Treating Disease

Physical activity may be as effective as drugs in treating heart disease and should be included as a comparison in the development of new medicines, …

Can Nike's Fuelband really motivate you to exercise?

<b>Nike says its new activity-tracking Fuelband SE will motivate people to exercise even more. But can a wristband really lead to better health?</b><p>Back in 2009, Nike vice-president of digital sport Stefan Olander and his team had an idea: what if a person could track how much they've moved in a day, just …

Fitness Technology

Top 10 Motivational Books of All Time

Every business library should include at least one of these gems.<p>In previous posts, I've identified the most influential business books of all time and the best sales books of all time. In this post, I list the books that drive readers to change their lives, improve their lot, and build better …

5 "Foundations" Of SEO That Were Torched In 2013

The basics of SEO haven’t changed much in the last 15 years. If you followed the mantra of creating good content and obtaining quality links, they …

SEO

4 Simple but Effective Remarketing Tips

I can still remember when Google announced the ability to remarket to people on the Content Network. Since then, remarketing has grown exponentially …

How To Use Google KW Research To Target The Long Tail In Local Search

There’s something of a void where local business marketing is concerned. Local marketers understand they need to target keyword queries in SEO and …

How To Understand And Optimize AdWords Search Partners Data

A look at the murky world of Google Search Partners in AdWords. How to evaluate search partner traffic and identify the source of your clicks.

The Importance Of Responsive Web Design For B2B Sites

The mobile takeover of web surfing activities is growing rapidly each year, so it’s imperative for B2B businesses to conform to the trend. Yet, a …

Web Design

How to Train Your Brain to Stay Positive

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As an entrepreneur, conquering challenge and failure is essential to the success of your business. You can learn to cultivate that resilience by training your brain to stay positive when times are tough.<p>"People tend to have a cognitive …

If consoles could talk: A final word with the Xbox 360

<i>Don’t worry, we fictionally grilled the competition, too. Make sure to check out our other exit interview with the PlayStation 3!</i><p>You know that …

A Little Less Driving Means Big Dividends For Local Economies

Helping people to drive less could lead to big savings, as a new analysis by CEOs for Cities shows. If everyone in the 51 largest metro areas reduced …

Local Economies

Design & Development News | The Next Web

The Unicode 11.0 update brings 157 new emoji including the ginger emoji. Redheads will finally be represented but our smartphones ...<p>Imagine you are trying to buy something online -- plane tickets, an app subscription, a pair of sneakers. If you are an English ...<p>To the layman UX and SEO (if they …

Internet Archive puts classic 70s and 80s games online

<b>Classic video games from the 1970s and 1980s have been put online by the Internet Archive and can be played within a web browser for nothing.</b><p>The collection has launched with games from five early home consoles, including the Atari 2600 and Colecovision.<p>The games do not have sound, but will soon, …

Retrogaming

Here's What A Quadcopter and GoPro Camera Captured In San Francisco

Christmas time is truly a majestic time no matter where you are, but one photographer wanted to share his experience in the city that he loves. Using a radio-controlled quadcopter along with a GoPro camera, Beto Lopez navigated through the City by the Bay on Christmas Eve to capture what San …

Google Showing Missing Keywords On Long Tail Queries

Alex Chitu noticed that Google is now showing the keywords Google did not match on for your long tail search. The example below shows how Google did …

SEO

BBC Radio 4 - The Lost Tapes of Orson Welles

Christopher Frayling presents a revealing series of informal conversations between renowned film-maker Orson Welles and director Henry Jaglom, which have not been heard for 30 years

108 Life Tips From 18 of The World’s Wealthiest People

<i>Life is full of lessons and achievements, wonders and mistakes</i>. Some of us are lucky enough to discover the answers to living a life with as much …

New research shows that 70% of mobile searchers call a business directly from search results

article<p>en<p>https://adwords.googleblog.com/2013/09/new-research-shows-that-70-of-mobile.html<p>Inside …

[Case Study] Payday Loan Penalty And The Road To Recovery

<b>Synopsis</b><p>On July 3rd, Peachy.co.uk was penalized by the payday loan update, which resulted in a <b>81% loss in organic traffic</b>. This blog explains how, …

SEO

Building Your Marketing Funnel with Google Analytics

Do you have an idea of the path a user typically takes to convert on your website? Or, are you simply building traffic from one channel (probably …

FoodRECIPES

Spiced mackerel with horseradish potatoes<p>Preparation time<p>less than 30 mins<p>Cooking time<p>10 to 30 mins<p>Serves<p>Serves 4<p>Try this lovely dish of fresh, inexpensive mackerel with a creamy potato salad, perfect for a simple supper or lunch.<p>By Mark Sargeant<p>From The Hairy Bikers' Cook Off<p>Shopping list<p>Print …

Recipes

Grilled mackerel with orange, chilli & watercress salad

Packed with omega-3 and vitamin C, this salad couldn't get much healthier - or tastier<p>Ingredients<p>1 tsp black peppercorns<br>• 1 tsp coriander seeds<br>• 4 …

Food

Nathan Fillion says he'd make a "terrible Batman"

Over the past few weeks the rumour mill has been working overtime, throwing up virtually ever actor in Hollywood as potential candidates to succeed …