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Alterstudio designs Austin residence around existing oak tree

Architecture firm Alterstudio has raised the glazed living room of this house in Austin, Texas, to avoid the roots of an oak tree that grows close to …

Architecture

Yes, You Should Still Change Your DNS Settings for Better Internet

The DNS (Domain Name System) server settings on your laptop, phone, or router are your gateway to the web—converting easy-to-remember domain names …

Information Security

This Intense Boxing Class Will Get You In Fighting Shape

George Foreman III’s hybrid strength/boxing/cardio class packs a punch.<p>I’m approaching the end of round 10 in a 15-round gauntlet of a workout class. My trainer, George Foreman III, yells, “Go hard! Unleash fury!” and for the next 30 seconds, all of us whale away on heavy bags, delivering hook …

Boxing

France Meets China in a Luxurious Custard

When I was starting out, teaching myself to cook and bake and trying to make a career in food, I would corner every chef who would give me a minute and ask what I had to do to get good. From line cooks at neighborhood joints to chefs who wore starched whites, their advice was always the same: Learn …

Baking

Loads of Color Define a Revamped 1960s Townhouse in London

A couple rework a house in a development by Maxwell Fry and Jane Drew.<p>Charlie and Lucy Barda’s townhouse in the Holland Park neighborhood of London is steeped in modern architectural history. It was built in the late ’60s as part of a development designed by Maxwell Fry and Jane Drew. The married …

Architecture

12 Exercises to Improve Your Posture

Having good posture is about more than looking good. It helps you to develop strength, flexibility, and balance in your body. These can all lead to …

Yoga

Forget the Blood of Teens. This Pill Promises to Extend Life for a Nickel a Pop

Nir Barzilai has a plan. It’s a really big plan that might one day change medicine and health care as we know it. Its promise: extending our years of …

Metformin

How automated investment products are disrupting and enhancing the wealth management industry

<i>This is a preview of a research report from Business Insider Intelligence, Business Insider's premium research service. To learn more about Business Insider Intelligence, click here.</i><p>Startups with robo-advisor products are failing to live up to their initial promise.<p>As solutions proliferate and …

Robo-advisors

Solid Blake On The Danish Techno Scene, DJ Stingray And How To Dance To Electro

Catch up with the Copenhagen-based DJ before her set at our Clubnight this Friday.<p>If you’ve been paying attention to Copenhagen’s thriving techno scene—as you should be—there’s a good chance Solid Blake has been banging out of your speakers lately. The 28-year-old Glasgow native is a co-founder of …

Fish

Where To Invest Your Money Today (Part 1 Of 2)

<i>Jordan Roy-Byrne: Hello again everyone, welcome back to the Atlas Investor podcast with Tiho Brkan. This is episode number 18. Tiho, my friend, it's</i> …

Stock Markets

Jim Paulsen sees a warning sign that should have investors shifting their game plan

Noted strategist Jim Paulsen has his eye on a metric he believes may be a warning sign for the market.<p>While the four variables that are traditionally …

Stock Markets

You Have to See the Bathroom in This Indian-Inspired Home

Here’s how to do a fresh take on pattern.<p>Trends may come and go, but when you’re designing your home, the most essential factor is that the space be …

Home Decorating

Streamline 3.0

<b>Hello.</b> Welcome to Streamline. The world’s largest icon library.<p>Over 30,000 something icons<p>You read that right. Lots of icons in this release! Over …

Web Design

Architect’s tiny studio doubles as a hangout for his daughter

Part work studio, part sleepover dreamland<p>Many kids get free reign of the basement for sleepovers. If you happen to be the daughter of an architect, though, your hangout spots could end up looking a little different.<p>James Cutler of Cutler Anderson Architects built this 80-square-foot cabin as a …

Architecture

Think Abs Are Impossible After 40? Build ’Em With Just 5 Moves.

Carve out a harder core -- without doing situps -- using a routine that spares your lower back<p>For decades, ab training meant situps, curling your upper body all the way up off the floor, rounding your lower back. Some people got nice-looking abs doing this — and lots more ended up with back …

Workouts

Anyone Can Innovate Like Walt Disney by Following His Simple Process

Creativity is the key to innovation. Here's how to protect and foster yours.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Have you ever found yourself uttering these words: "You know, I've always wanted to ..."<p>Or, "The thing I <i>really</i> want to do is ..."<p>Those words are the root of all …

Creativity

A Photographer Starts Fresh in a New Place of Her Own

<b>Name:</b> Breeana (Bree) Dunbar and son Ari <b><br>Location:</b> Brunswick East — Melbourne, Victoria, Australia <b><br>Size:</b> 540 square feet <b><br>Years lived in:</b> 2 months, renting<p>…

A Creative Family Crafted a Fun, Supportive, Modern Home

<b>Name:</b> Carissa Tozzi, her husband Dino, their six-year-old son Wolf and their rescue pup, Pepito <b><br>Location:</b> In the woods of Connecticut <b><br>Size:</b> 3200 square …

We test tons of skin care brands at work — but these are the 16 we keep coming back to in our everyday lives

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Anthropologie<p>Skin care is a universal concern, but there is a multitude of "Holy Grail" products out there depending on who you ask.<p>For …

I Tried $808 Worth Of Drunk Elephant Products — & This Is My Honest Opinion

<i>Welcome to Unfiltered, where we give our honest, no-B.S. reviews of the most buzzed-about beauty products, brands, and services on the market right</i> …

These are the books that early Facebook investor Marc Andreessen thinks everyone should read right now

Silicon Valley investor and once-prolific tweeter Marc Andreessen is back on Twitter with a new avatar — it's a bald Charlie Brown clutching a book — and a summer reading list.<p>Andreessen, cofounder of buzzy venture capital firm Andreessen Horowitz, abruptly left Twitter in the fall of 2016, …

Marc Andreessen

Society6 Keeps It Real Punny

Who doesn’t enjoy a good pun every now and then? What’s better than a spoken pun is definitely an illustrated one. Here are 9 punny Society6 designs …

DESIGN TOKYO: A Lifestyle Expo for Design Lovers

Lifestyle Expo Tokyo 2018 is a big show highlighting the best of Japanese and Asian-Pacific design for gifts, handicrafts, homewares and lifestyle …

A Japanese-Inspired Flat in Singapore Embraces Flexible Spaces

A couple integrate clever space-saving techniques learned from Japanese micro homes via a flat renovation in Singapore.<p>In the high-density HDB public housing precinct of Sengkang, Lee Liting and Chow Khoon Toong of nitton architects have transformed a humble three-bedroom apartment into a stunning …

Living Rooms

Five graphs that dispel common myths about indexing

03 July 2018 | Investment principles<p>The growth of indexing is perhaps one of the most significant changes to asset management in the past 30 years. …

A Cramped Midcentury Bungalow Gets a Luminous New Addition

Edward Ogosta Architecture renovates and extends a Californian dwelling, creating a breezy, light-filled home for a family of five.<p>Sited on a cramped corner lot in Manhattan Beach, California, this midcentury bungalow was renovated and enlarged with a 1,000-square-foot addition to create a total of …

Architecture

Listen and Learn: 10 Top Podcasts for Entrepreneurs on the Grow

Glean insights on leadership, innovation and productivity from one-on-one conversations between top entrepreneurs.<p><i>At the core of the</i> <i>Entrepreneurs' Organization (EO)</i><i>'s mission is an unrelenting commitment to helping both young and experienced entrepreneurs learn and grow to new levels of leadership,</i> …

Wooden Screens Shade This Sustainable Melbourne Residence

A renovation and addition clad in operable, wooden screens turn an Edwardian in Camberwell into a breezy home that's strongly connected to the outdoors.<p>In the Melbourne suburb of Camberwell, local practice WARC Studio was commissioned to add new living areas to an Edwardian residence with a rear …

Architecture

Microbiome Company Seed Launches Combined Probiotic + Prebiotic

As microbiome wellness organization Seed has been quick to point out: there are some 38,000,000,000 microorganisms living inside and on top of each of us. In recent years, much attention has been paid to caring for these organisms—which are predominantly bacterial—because they directly impact our …

Microbiome

An Australian Cottage Gets a Mediterranean-Inspired Revamp

With crisp, white stucco walls and a lush garden setting, this airy space will mentally transport you to the Mediterranean.<p>When tapped to redesign a darling cottage in Brisbane's Little Italy, the team at Cavill Architects was inspired by "architecture with veneration for the past." As a result, …