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Everything You Need to Know About Gmail's Latest Update

Gmail had a little work done lately, and it's looking good.<p>The latest version of the web's favorite email client comes with a host of new features, …

What’s On The Paper List That Keeps Aaron Levie So Productive

The CEO of Box offers a peek at the one analog key to staying focused in his digital life.<p>Aaron Levie<p>CEO, Box<p>“A lot of being productive personally is determined by how you organize your entire business. You can’t separate those two things. We brought in a COO specifically to solve this …

Google Docs

The Complete Guide to Tumblr Subcultures

On Tumblr, users can post a huge variety of content and media. So, it's no surprise the social blogging platform hosts wildly diverse communities. …

An Interview With the Author of the Fraternity Style E-Mail That Broke the Internet

Last week the Internet buzzed like Rob Ford-shaped bees over crack-infused honey when an admittedly ridiculous e-mail with actually sound fashion advice made its rounds from blog to blog. The author of the sartorial missive, who signed his name as "The Fratshionistau," is actually Emory University …

TOMS Shoes rethinks its 'buy one, give one' model of helping the needy

The "buy one, give one" business model of TOMS Shoes - buy a pair and the California-based company will give a pair to a child in need - has spawned many copy-cats.<p>These days, you can buy an array of products - from solar panels, to baby goods, to soccer balls - and the manufacturer will give a …

What’s a “Shark Tank” Appearance Worth? A Top Spot in the App Store.

Image courtesy of Scan<p>Garrett Gee’s startup Scan didn’t necessarily need the $1 million he was pitching investors for on Friday night’s episode of …

This Is the Average Man's Body

Graphic renderings of modern males<p>George Maat, a professor emeritus of anthropology at Leiden University Medical Center in the Netherlands, has said that within another 50 years, the Dutch Todd could be six-foot-three. Several years ago the Netherlands was compelled to increase building code …

For the Record: Dad Jeans are Not Cool Again

There’s been a lot of internet chatter over the past day about "dad jeans" thanks to this story in The New York Times. The claim? The ubiquitous middle-aged man staple has somehow funneled down to the #menswear masses. We’re here to say: It hasn’t.<p>It’s not that dad jeans aren’t out there--spend …

Bryan Cranston on Becoming Walter White and the Final Season of Breaking Bad | GQ

A cancer-ridden science teacher transforms himself into a sinister meth lord. That’s the story of ‘Breaking Bad.’ But it’s also the story of how Bryan Cranston became TV’s greatest leading man. As the show enters its final stretch, GQ’s Brett Martin discovers why Walter White will always live …

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Escape for a Day at Paul Labrecque Chelsea

Imagine this blissful scenario: a rigorous workout in an enormous state-of-the-art gym with a steam room and sauna, followed by a light lunch, a massage or facial, a manicure/pedicure, and, finally, a cut, color, and blowout, all with breathtaking views of the Hudson River and without having to …

2013 College football countdown | No. 54: Rutgers

USA TODAY Sports' Paul Myerberg counts down to the start of the college football season team by team from No. 125 to No. 1.<p>Give Rutgers coach Kyle Flood credit for many things, including his nine-win debut as Greg Schiano's replacement, but let's focus on one achievement in particular: Flood and …

11 Little-Known Apps That Entrepreneurs Can’t Live Without

Want to get more productive? Fast Company asked amazing female entrepreneurs–like Rachel Sklar, Whitney Johnson, Cindy Gallop, Leandra Medine, and Stacy London–to share their favorite apps.<p>When I saw this piece on apps entrepreneurs can’t live without, I was delighted.<p><b>Our Previous Story</b>: <i><br>10</i> …

Entrepreneurship

How to Lock Down Facebook Privacy

Facebook privacy settings are complex and, to make things more difficult, they change on a regular basis.<p>We explored how to lock down your Facebook …

What The Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast

Between wrangling children, walking dogs, and checking email, your early hours might be more crazed than calm. Carve out some a.m. tranquility (and productivity) with these steps.<p>Mornings are a great time for getting things done. You’re less likely to be interrupted than you are later in the day. …

Time Management

GQ's Comprehensive Guide to Body Grooming

How to clip, shave, and tweeze every inch of your body, from the chest to (yup) way, way down under<p>For most men, body grooming involves walking a delicate line between looking like a caveman on the beach, or a member of One Direction. Then there are the more...nitty-gritty aspects of grooming, …

Men's Fashion