Anna DeSilva

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Meet Cyanogen, The Startup That Wants To Steal Android From Google

It’s a little hard to take Kirt McMaster seriously at first. He tends to run on his own schedule, and when he shows up 20 minutes late for a meeting on a recent weekday, there’s not so much as a mention of his tardiness, let alone an apology. In black jeans, a black hoodie that looks a half-size …

Mobile

How One Life Hack From A Self-Made Billionaire Leads To Exceptional Success

Countless books and articles have been written about Warren Buffett. Surprisingly few have been written about his business partner of over 40 years, Charlie Munger.<p>Munger has stayed out of the public eye, giving only a small number of public talks, and he’s rarely been covered in the media. At …

Learning

Report: Brands Are Now Posting More to Instagram Than Facebook

Instagram is luring brands away from Facebook, according to a new report from research firm L2, which found that brands now post more content on the …

Advertising Industry

Creamy Mushroom Sauce over Spaghetti Squash • The Healthy Foodie

Someone recently contacted me after The Huffington Post included my Spaghetti Squash Pomegrenate and Goat Cheese Salad in one of their roundups. She …

6 Food Rules for Marathon Success

Keep these nutrition strategies in mind to avoid hitting the infamous wall and help you power through the finish line.<p>In addition to ramping up my …

Nutrition

Cristiano Ronaldo Workout : Build The Perfect Body

I am going to provide you with all the tools you need to build the perfect body. The good news is everything you need to succeed is on this one page! …

Free Ebook: Interaction Design Best Practices (Time & Behavior)

Interaction design can be broken down into 5 dimensions: words, visuals, objects/space, time, and behavior. Words are interactions. Visuals and …

Geeksphone's wearable tracks sexual performance, other boring stuff

Geeksphone, the company behind a dual-OS handset and the ultra-secure Blackphone, is trying its hand at wearables. The upcoming Geeksme band appears to be rather smartwatch-esque with a circular OLED display framed by 12 bi-color LEDs, tracking steps, distance, calories burned and sleep. It'll also …

Revealed: The experts Apple hired to build an electric car

In the last few weeks we’ve heard about a poaching war between Apple and Tesla, a couple hires by Apple from the auto industry, and a whole lot of speculation followed by reports that Apple has a team of hundreds working on an electric vehicle. But who exactly is working on the project at Apple?<p>We …

FinTech

New Yahoo Mobile Development Suite Seduces App Makers With Analytics, Search, Ads

Today at Yahoo’s first mobile developer conference, the tech giant unveiled its new Yahoo Mobile Development Suite that combines Yahoo App Publishing for monetization, Search In Apps, and App Marketing with its Flurry Analytics acquisition made last year. This is Yahoo’s “ads in dev’s clothing” …

Apps

Can Sex Improve Your Running Performance? (Spoiler: YES)

Also, both sex and cardio trigger the release of endorphins, the brain chemicals responsible for that awesome post-booty mood lift, as well as your runner’s high. “And if it’s good sex, you get an uptick in confidence,” says Fulbright. That can make you feel so capable, you might end up blowing …

Microsoft tries to woo Dropbox loyalists with 100GB of free storage

The battle for cloud storage supremacy continues to heat up, as Microsoft looks to wage war with Dropbox by offering users of that service 100GB of …

Software

8 Trips You HAVE to Take Before You Die

There are trips we strongly recommend you take and then there are those that we basically demand. Trust us, as travel experts, we know the getaways that should make your bucket list. Here are eight trips you HAVE to take before you die -- and we even ordered them chronologically with the adventure …

National Parks

Running and Breathing

"Looking great!" prod course volunteers (another lie) as I pause at an aid station to shake out the knots rippling through my quads and hamstrings. After pounding the pavement for 2 1/2 hours, every bunny hill feels like an Everest and every mile seems longer than the last. I've hit the wall. …

The Itinerary: Two Perfect Days in Camden, Maine

Growing up in the Northeast, Maine always meant vacation, as it does for many: Sandwiching s’mores around a crackling campfire in Acadia, dipping …

Canada’s greatest hidden rail trip

Weaving along a narrow ledge between razor-sharp mountains and a gigantic, glittering lake, the tiny, two-car Kaoham Shuttle is a train lover's dream.<p>Weaving along a narrow ledge between razor-sharp mountains and a gigantic, glittering lake, the tiny, two-car Kaoham Shuttle is arguably Canada’s …

Hiking

7 Beach Destinations You Haven't Tried Yet

When going to a new destination, many of us stick to the beaten path; we'll go where the other tourists are going for the first time around. But once you've been to Cancun, or Montego Bay, or any other well-touristed beach spot, you may be more interested in heading somewhere a tad more …

Central America

53 Cool Cucumber Recipes That Are Shockingly Easy

Cucumbers add freshness and crunch to our favorite summer recipes, from Japanese-style pickles to popsicles.<p><b>We love a good cucumber, especially in summer</b> when the cukes are plentiful. But there's a whole world of cucumber goodness out there, and we're here to help you explore it all. From popsicles …

Cooking

15 Things You Need To Know Before Even Thinking About Dating Again

You have to be an emotional gladiator to go out there and date again after divorce. From getting swiped into oblivion by potential dates on Tinder to translating what he meant with that "want 2 hang out?" text, post-split dating is <i>clearly</i> not for the faint of heart.<p>But know that you're not the …