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This 50 Push-Up Challenge Will Transform Your Body in 30 Days

Yes, you can get to 50 push-ups! Try our 30-day challenge.<p>It's been almost 20 years since Demi Moore starred in <i>G.I. Jane</i>, but that crazy-inspiring …

Workouts

Watch Samuel L. Jackson Answer All the Fucking Questions The Internet Has About Him

"My life's an open fucking book."<p>Samuel L. Jackson may have little patience for questions in many of his classic roles, but he was happy to sit down and answer the Internet's many questions about him.<p>In <i>Wired</i>'s "The Web's Most Searched Questions" segment, Jackson answered dozens of Google …

Samuel L. Jackson

The Map of Mathematics: Animation Shows How All the Different Fields in Math Fit Together

Back in December, you hopefully thoroughly immersed yourself in <i>The Map of Physics</i>, an animated video--a visual aid for the modern age--that mapped …

The 5 best exercises to do if you're stuck in a workout rut

Feeling demotivated? Re-vamp your training with these top moves<p>When it comes to getting fit (and staying that way), one of the biggest obstacles to …

Willie Nelson and His Famous Guitar: The Tale of Trigger: Watch the Short Film Narrated by Woody Harrelson

There are those albums that can change someone's perception of an entire genre of music. Willie Nelson’s <i>Red Headed Stranger</i> was such an album for me. …

Woody Harrelson

A 10-Minute Legs Workout That Will Leave You Sore And Satisfied

If your go-to legs workout just isn't making you feel the burn like it used to, this 10-minute challenge will bring new life to leg day. Developed …

Workouts

The best lenses for iPhone photography

<i>By Erin Lodi</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with The Wirecutter, a buyer's guide to the best technology. When readers choose to buy The Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>After more than 16 hours …

This story about Warren Buffett and his long-time pilot is an important lesson about what separates extraordinarily successful people from everyone else

Warren Buffett is the 3rd richest man in the world and he's considered to be the greatest investor to have ever lived.<p>But what's funny is that Buffett has achieved all of his success <b>NOT</b> by doing <b>MORE</b> than his peers… but by doing <b>LESS!</b><p>Seriously.<p>For example, Warren Buffett:<p>Reads most of the day;<br>• Keeps a …

Self-improvement

The 40 Greatest Bargains in High-End Audio

Entry Level AudioQuest DragonFly Black & Red DAC, $99/$199 Elac Debut B5 and Elac Debut F5 loudspeakers, $229/$560 Rega RP1 turntable, $445 NAD D …

Audiophile

Welcome to the Dark Net, a Wilderness Where Invisible World Wars Are Fought and Hackers Roam Free

Through the eyes of a master hacker turned security expert, William Langewiesche chronicles the rise of the Dark Net—where weapons, drugs, and information are bought, sold, and hacked—and learns how high the stakes have really become.<p>I. The Back Door<p>His name is not Opsec, but I will call him that …

Security

Want Your Lightroom To Run Faster?

If you feel like your Lightroom is running as fast as it should (or it could), check out this article directly from Adobe which is all about how to …

Tutorials

Histograms Explained in 60 Seconds

While histograms can be found in both editing programs and camera functions alike, it’s surprising how one of the most valuable tools we have at our …

Tutorials

A Beginner’s Guide to Frank Zappa

<i>This feature was originally published in August 2012. Today, on the 50th anniversary of his debut album, we’re reposting it.</i><p><i>Ever felt overwhelmed by</i> …

Frank Zappa

This is what your histogram is for and how to use it

The histogram is based around a fairly simple principle, but one that many still struggle to get to grips with. Put simply, it’s a graph showing the …

How PayPal Plans to Get Back on Top in Digital Payments

<b>By Leena Rao</b><p>June 6, 2016, 7:15 AM EDT<p><i>After a lost decade, the newly independent company is making big investments again.</i><p>During the gloomy spring of …

FinTech

The Definitive Ranking of Bob Dylan Studio Albums, From Worst to Best

There’s no better way to celebrate the greatest American songwriter’s 75th birthday than to stoke reader outrage by attempting to rank his work, …

George Harrison

1. What Is Consciousness?

This is possibly the biggest mystery of the human mind - what in the brain creates the experience of consciousness?<p>We're getting ever closer to an …

Consciousness

The 50 podcasts you need to hear

From true crime to comedy, here’s your guide to the very best ear candy, plus some top podcasters’ favourites<p><b>Alice Isn’t Dead</b><p><b>The creepy podcast from the Welcome To Night Vale gang</b><p>The makers of the gloriously weird Welcome To Night Vale are behind this eerie podcast. Those concerned that they might …

Comedy

Here's a tasty collection of the absolute best-sounding yet affordable audio products

The Audiophiliac digs deep and assembles a best-of list for killer-sounding affordable gear.<p>Somebody on Twitter pointed out that Pioneer was blowing out my favorite affordable tower speaker of all time -- the Andrew Jones designed Pioneer SP-FS52-LR towers -- which are now selling for just $180 a …

Audiophile

PSA: It's a pretty great time to upgrade your Mac mini | Macminicolo Blog - Tips, tutorials and reviews on running a Mac mini server

Since we have been hosting Mac minis for over a decade, we have quite the mix of machines here. We even have some here from our very first month in …

MacBook Pro

She Kills People From 7,850 Miles Away

Her name is ‘Sparkle.’ She operates a drone. She is sick of whiny boys. And she is perfectly OK with dealing out death.<p>Anne crawled out of bed in her …

Yoko Ono: I Still Fear John’s Killer

Ono talks candidly about why she still lives in fear of Mark David Chapman, the truth about Lennon’s bisexuality, and the ‘pain’ she shares with Paul …

Yoko Ono

She Was the Cartel’s Top Assassin. And Then Her Boyfriend Turned Her In.

La China led an army of murderers, then went rogue, terrorizing Cabo San Lucas with a fleet of 300 killers. She might have kept at it—if her lover …

Crime

How to Process a Landscape Photo in Lightroom

In this Lightroom workflow tutorial learn how to beautifully develop your landscape photos in less than 10 minutes. Learn to effectively use the tone …

A Closer Look At How Badass The First Women To Graduate From Ranger School Really Are

The first two women to graduate from the U.S. Army's Ranger School shared their experiences from training during a press panel Thursday in Fort Benning, Georgia.<p>Capt. Kristen Griest and 1st Lt. Shaye Haver, along with some male graduates of the grueling program, discussed their struggles and …

U.S. Army

How the CIA ran a ‘billion dollar spy’ in Moscow

The spy had vanished.<p>He was the most successful and valued agent the United States had run inside the Soviet Union in two decades. His documents and drawings had unlocked the secrets of Soviet radars and weapons research years into the future. He had smuggled circuit boards and blueprints out of …

Russia