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Hidden Gems to Visit in Amsterdam

By College Tourist; Author: Marilyn La Jeunesse, New York University<p><b>Take a break from the coffee shops and famous museums and explore another side of this beautiful city.</b><p>Amsterdam is a vibrant, colorful city that plays host of a variety of slanted Renaissance-era residences that align the city's …

8 Things No One Tells You About Doing Yoga

<b>The essential lessons every yogi should learn.</b><p><i>By Alison Feller</i>, SELF<p>I have always been a self-proclaimed adrenaline junkie. I was a competitive dancer through college, and once I got hooked on running and Spinning I was all cardio, all the time. But yoga? Never.<p>Then one night, just a few years ago, …

Yoga

What People Around the World Dream About

An atlas of the subconscious, from Tijuana to Reykjavik<p>The first thing I learned is: Everybody flies.<p>Consider the surly taxi driver I met in Ukraine who, when asked what he dreamed of at night, responded, “I jump and then I fly—higher than the trees, higher than the trolley wires.”<p>“I think when I …

Consciousness

3 Things to Do If You Want to Become a CEO by Age 30

Co-founder and CEO, Visier<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When, at age 24, I told my boss (somewhat tongue in cheek) that I wanted to become a CEO, he nearly fell off his chair. It was 1974; I was a software developer working for IBM. At that time, lowly engineers were …

Leadership

Why not even exercise will undo the harm of sitting all day—and what you can do about it

A large review recently published in The Journal of the National Cancer Institute confirms what we’ve been hearing for years: Sitting can be fatal.<p>It’s been linked to cancer, diabetes, and cardiovascular disease. In this latest meta-analysis, Daniela Schmid and Michael F. Leitzmann of the …

Ergonomics

Tales of the Grim Sleeper – Nick Broomfield’s salutary serial-killer documentary

Nick Broomfield’s documentary about LA’s Grim Sleeper murders tells a sad tale with powerful footage<p>This extremely depressing documentary about serial murder in impoverished South Central LA argues powerfully that murder suspect Lonnie Franklin was able to kill countless women over a period of …

Crime

Yosemite GM provides an early look at new versions of Pages and Keynote for Mac

On Tuesday Apple provided developers and beta testers with the GM build of OS X Yosemite, which will likely be the version that ships to consumers later in October (although since this is only a “GM candidate” we may see another build sometime before then). Earlier we noted that this build includes …

This year’s iPad Air will reportedly come in gold

2014 will be the year the iPad turns golden, according to a new report from Bloomberg.<p>After introducing gold as a color option in the iPhone lineup with the 5s last year, the second-gen iPad Air will reportedly also be offered in gold.<p>The color addition seems obvious, and we’ve already heard this …

The 5 Hardest Ab Exercises Known to Man

And the best ways to master them for your ab workouts<p>Thinkstock<p>The following five ab exercises are like circus tricks—they're visually impressive and only fitness freaks can perform them. Go ahead and try them for yourself. If you nail them, you have bragging rights for a lifetime. If you fall …

How To Stop Sweating The Small Stuff (For Good)

We've probably all heard the phrase "don't make a mountain out of a molehill." The age-old idiom implores us to let go of the little things -- there are bigger things that are worth our energy. And it's the truth. Fretting over a small misstep isn't worth the effort it takes, whether it's being …

Apple’s Tim Cook Does Some Security Straight Talking

Today, Apple’s Tim Cook posted a letter announcing a new security page on the company’s website, publishing some fairly plain-language security talk.<p>There’s some solid language here that is clearly designed to allay fears about the way that Apple protects user data in the wake of the celebrity nude …

With SEO, There Is Now A Difference Between Data And Wisdom

The world of “Black Hat” and “White Hat” SEO has ended. Today’s forecast is gray. The trick is abiding by the rules while still pushing boundaries in an innovative way.<p>Going beyond the minute details of recent changes, the landscape of SEO management and strategy is perpetually shifting. Because …

'Bloodborne' Gameplay Demo Will Make You Want A PS4

Everything I’ve seen so far of From Software’s upcoming PS4 exclusive <i>Bloodborne</i> looks amazing. This applies to the latest gameplay demo the developer released today as well, with footage taken from the behind-closed-doors demo at Gamescom.<p>As you can see, while certain things have very much changed …

15 Extraordinary Restaurants You Won't Believe Exist in Singapore

<b>Exciting restaurants that are more than food</b><p>Singapore is a foodie's heaven but sometimes it takes a little more than good food to make a great dining …

Café

Why Amazon and Flipkart will spend billions in India

<b>Flipkart, India's biggest online retailer, has been in the news a lot since its $1bn funding announcement on 29 July.</b><p>That is among the world's largest funding rounds for web businesses, exceeded by only a few firms such as Uber and Facebook.<p>But some of its thunder was stolen the next day, when …

eCommerce

When the Son of Hamas Spied for Israel

Code-named ‘The Green Prince,’ Mosab Hassan Yousef betrayed his father and passed intel from the highest echelons of Hamas to Israel’s internal …

Attention All Beer Aficionados: Do You Really Know Your IPAs? You May Not Know About These Ones

<i>Welcome to This Month in Beer, an ongoing series of articles where I (Greg Zeschuk) discuss some of the more interesting releases in the world of beer. Dozens of beers are released every month, and my goal is to pick out a small sample of exceptional beers to share with you.</i><p>It's July, it's getting …

Fish

Here's How to Stop Facebook From Snooping in Your Web History

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>This week, Facebook announced it was expanding its evil empire adding targeted advertising based on …