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Productivity Hacks That Successful People Use Every Day

If you feel like you’re consistently finding there’s more “work” than there is “day,” you’re not alone.<p>Too many of us get caught up in putting out fires, wasting time on tasks that don’t really matter, and using our time ineffectively and haphazardly. But when you start to think about yourself as a …

Best apps and sites to plan, record and share your trips

Dreaming up a trip is the easiest part of every journey. All you need is a working imagination. The other bits before you go? Not so easy, or so much fun. You’ve got to book tickets, worry about accommodation, work out budgets, apply for visas…then you’ve got to plan your itinerary. And what about …

Apps

Nanamica – Spring/Summer 2014 Collection Lookbook | Styled by End Clothing

Author:<p>John Kim<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>9<p>9<p>SHARES<p>Renowned for its ability to blend classic outdoor designs with cutting-edge technical fabrics, …

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Biz Stone Banking on Altruism

The Twitter co-founder's new startup is based on the assumption people will spend time answering their acquaintances' questions. Will it work?<p>It's launch day for the startup Twitter co-founder Biz Stone has been working on for most of 2013. It's called Jelly, and in a blog post the company …

Social Media

5 Things Your Mobile Device Will Be Able to Do By the End of 2014

An expert reveals what the very near future of the mobile device is.<p>Most everyone these days has a portable device--whether it’s a smartphone or a tablet. What changes will happen in mobile in 2014?<p>To answer that, I interviewed Bill Seibel, an unstoppable entrepreneur, whose latest venture, …

Wearable Tech

Marissa Mayer Shows Off Yahoo's Startup Darlings at CES

Yahoo's CEO gave her keynote presentation at CES today. The gist? She's betting all those startup acquisitions will play a key role in the company's future.<p>On Tuesday afternoon, Yahoo CEO Marissa Mayer took to the stage in Las Vegas to give her first keynote address at the Consumer Electronics Show.<p>…

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2014: The year of the iPhone-controlled everything

There are some technologies that happened way earlier than they had any right to. Frankly, putting a man on the moon in the days when the Apollo Guidance Computer really did have less power than a pocket calculator was an insane achievement.<p>And then there are those technologies that have taken way, …

Yahoo announces News Digest, a new iOS app that provides only essential news stories

During its CES keynote, Yahoo announced a new iOS app that it hopes will help people stay informed on the big news of the day. Dubbed News Digest, the app will send out updates twice a day with the big news. The information comes from several different sources and Yahoo calls each individual story …

How to Deal with a Job You Don't Like | The Art of Manliness

While in an ideal world, we’d all have our dream jobs at every period in our lives, the reality is that everyone will go through periods of not …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best of GQ<p>His personal life is in shambles, Robert Mueller looms large, and it's never been trickier to be the president's son.<p>By Julia Ioffe2 days …

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Mentally Strong People: The 13 Things They Avoid

<i>Editors’ Note: Following the huge popularity of this post, article source Amy Morin has authored a guest post on exercises to increase mental strength here and Cheryl Conner has interviewed Amy in a Forbes video chat about this article here.</i><p>For all the time executives spend concerned about physical …

8 off-contract smartphones compete without breaking the bank

This holiday season is shaping up to be the year that getting a solid new Android smartphone doesn't also mean signing up for 24 months of ever-increasing monthly fees at the same time.<p>The trend away from flagship phones that required such big commitments in order to lock down a quality device for …

Fashion Made Easy

The AskMen Acquire team thoroughly researches & reviews the best gear, services and staples for life.<p><i>[SALE UPDATE: Save 25% on everything in Five Four's store. Sign up and save an additional 25% as a Five Four Club member.]</i><p>We know, we know — shopping's a huge pain. Not only do you need to find the …

How to Build an Interchangeable Wardrobe | The Art of Manliness

For the man with an unlimited budget, style is easy. The rest of us have to work a little harder to look good with the cash we have.<p><b>A key wardrobe</b> …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>No water required.<p>By Yang-Yi Goh22 hours agoView More<p>Comedy Issue<p>We released <i>Silicon Valley</i>’s awkward mother hen into the wild.<p>By Lauren …

Teens Are Deserting Facebook, And They're Heading To Places Where Their Parents Can't Find Them

Their gradual exodus to messaging apps such as WhatsApp, WeChat and KakaoTalk boils down to Facebook becoming a victim of its own success. The road to gaining nearly 1.2 billion monthly active users has seen the mums, dads, aunts and uncles of the generation who pioneered Facebook join it too, …

The killer voice feature Google Now needs next

One of the Nexus 5 smartphone's best new features is the always-listening, touchless control over Google Now, the name by which the platform's personal assistant is known.<p>By saying the words "OK, Google" when the phone is unlocked, you can launch any of Google Now's actions -- like searching the …

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Geek Chic: Wearables for Fashionistas

For a fashionista considering the purchase of wearable tech- it comes down to two questions: “Does it match my bag?” or “Is it invisible enough that it won’t matter?” And let’s face it- most of today’s wearable devices would not get an affirmative response to either one. Fortunately, the wearables …

End. x Tricker's Fall/Winter 2013 Colour Card 'Stow' Brogue Boot

The latest chapter in their ongoing collaboration, Tricker’s and End. have teamed up on a new addition to their Colour Card series with this limited …

First Look: The World of Calvin Klein, Spring 2014

"Fast-forward Modernism" is what Calvin Klein is calling their latest lineup of all-encompassing white label menswear and accessories for Spring 2014 and as it turns out, the name is a spot-on description of global creative director Kevin Carrigan's palette cleansing but still highly energetic …

Report claims Stephen Elop’s Microsoft could kill Bing, sell Xbox, and put Office everywhere

Could Microsoft one day sell its Xbox business and kill Bing? As CEO, Stephen Elop apparently wouldn’t be opposed to either idea. As odd as that sounds.<p>Microsoft is entering the final stages of its new CEO search, and Stephen Elop is already thinking out loud about how he would change the company, …

With Moore’s Law receding, design is how we decide

For me, the best analogy for the current state of Moore’s Law comes from one of the first times I visited the Googleplex. Their incredible gourmet …

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Take a look at these bold #Yuketen suede lace-ups with black #vibram ripple soles. Available on @needsupplyco.

The Two Biggest Drags On Productivity: Meetings And Managers (Or, As We Call Them, M&Ms)

Employees do a lot better when they're being dragged into meetings and asked to justify themselves<p>Most of the time when you hear people opining about why remote work won't work, they point to two things in particular: One, you can't have face-to-face meetings when people aren't in the office. And …

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