Alexandra Cornelia

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10 Ways To Make Your Office More Fun

Is your office sort of blah? Are your coworkers disengaged? Fear not, we’ve got some quick productivity-boosting fixes so fun that you’ll forget you ever wanted to go home three hours ago.<p>We feel like we’ve been a little harsh lately. So, like, mea culpa.<p>Recently we’ve told you what not to wear to …

The 15-Minute Back Workout

Score a strong, sexy rear view by training your traps, lats, and delts<p>When checking out your reflection, you likely give a quick spin to see how your butt looks, but barely notice your back muscles. That's a shame, because they're crucial to getting a healthier body (and can look damn sexy too). A …

Superheroes Then & Now

Superheroes are awesome, but they are not invulnerable to the economy and inflation. Some things go much more expensive throughout all these years. …

Comics

Hidden permissions manager found in Android 4.3, lets you set the rules

Installing an Android app brings up a permissions prompt that most folks ignore (though they probably shouldn't). But, what if you could grant applications access to some parts of your smartphone and not others? That's something <i>Android Police</i> have discovered is already baked into Android 4.3, and …

Google Chromecast review: Google's $35 streamer inches on, not past Roku - CNET

MSRP: $35.00<p><b>The Good</b> The <b>Google Chromecast</b> is a dirt-cheap wireless video dongle that streams Netflix, YouTube, Pandora, Google Music, Google Movies & TV, and HBO Go to your TV using Android or iOS tablets as remotes. Its small size hides neatly behind your TV and makes it easy to take with you when …

Smart TV

3 Reasons Exercise Makes You Smarter

Your brain is a part of your body. Your body works better with exercise–and, research suggests, so does your brain.<p>If you need more reason to make a jog part of your morning routine or to turn your afternoon meetings into walk-n-talks, try this: <i>exercise boosts your cognitive functioning and</i> …

Humanity

Confessions Of A Collaborator: What I Learned From Bon Iver, Ke$ha, And Yoko Ono

The Flaming Lips are putting out an album of collaborations with everyone from Coldplay’s Chris Martin to Ke$ha to Biz Markie for Record Store Day, April 21. Here, Lips frontman Wayne Coyne reveals, in his own words, what his group of creative weirdos shared (including blood) and talks about the …

Bill Gates publishes incredible interactive review for obscure environmental book

Bill Gates often publishes book reviews on his personal blog, The Gates Notes, but the Microsoft co-founder turned multibillionaire philanthropist has outdone himself this time. His latest review is of <i>Harvesting the Biosphere: What We Have Taken From Nature,</i> a book by scientist and professor Vaclav …

Framing Perfect Views In Every Room: Solitary Casa 115 in Mallorca

Nestled in a fantastic natural location, overlooking the bay of Sant Vicenç in Pollença, Spain, this modern residence developed by architect Miquel …

Work-Life Balance: 5 Ways To Turn It From The Ultimate Oxymoron Into A Real Plan

One of the questions I am asked the most is, “How do you do it? How do you balance work life and home life?” The honest answer is, “I don’t.”<p>I don`t do it all. No one can. For years I battled the guilt of not being able to do it all, especially during the period of my life that I was a single …