Daniel Schurmann

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7 questions to ask before quitting your job

It is half-past you-should-have-left-the-office-hours-ago — and your frustration level is near a boiling point. Maybe it isn’t the extra hours of …

Employment

Warren Buffett Says Living Your Life This Way Is What Separates Successful People From Everyone Else

In two sentences, the Oracle of Omaha offers up a profound bit of advice.<p>Who better than Warren Buffett to teach us a valuable lesson on success? The Oracle of Omaha offers up a profound bit of truth in this advice related to our work:<p>"In the world of business, the people who are most successful …

Happiness

You can take Google's Machine Learning Crash Course for free now

Google’s new ‘Machine Learning Crash Course’ is now available and it’s free for everyone. If robots are coming for your job this class will prepare you for your next one.<p>This same course has been taken by more than 18,000 Google engineers, and this is the first time it’s been made available to the …

Machine Learning

Data science jobs make the big bucks, and these tools can help you get one

If you work in the digital space, you know how important data is.<p>We live in a world with unprecedented amounts of stats, facts, and figures, and it's …

Kusonkey Universal Socket

Carry around a set of sockets. Or use this. The Kusonkey Universal Socket can handle multiple jobs without needing a trip to the toolbox. It can …

The Week That Was at Global Voices Podcast: The Disappeared

The Week That Was podcast takes a look at some of the stories that we’ve published recently on Global Voices.This week, we take you to Ecuador, …

I've been writing about money for 15 years, and here are the 9 best pieces of financial advice I can give you

When my father encouraged me to study finance in college (because it seemingly offered the best return on investment), I had no idea how far that path would take me.<p>While I didn't end up working behind a trading desk or managing portfolios, my career as a financial journalist and now speaker, …

Build A Wi-Fi Webcam From An Old Android Phone

If you have an old Android phone lying around, there are lots of projects to put it to good use. This one is relatively easy and can bring you a …

Android Phones

Top 4 tech habits you need to break right now

It's a brand new year, so why not start it off right by ditching the shackles of old habits and trying some new things to make your tech life easier? We know that old habits die hard and that's why we've also included links to show you how to handle these common practices<p>1. Using the same passwords …

Blast Your Muscles and Lungs with These Sinister Supersets

Get a fast-paced total-body workout in just under 4 minutes<p>Most weekend challenges tax a specific skill set or muscle group to see how you stack up. But this week, challenge creator Todd Durkin, C.S.C.S, author of <i>The IMPACT! Body Plan,</i> just wants to see how much you can handle.<p>Using both power and …

The Insanely Tough 10-Pound Dumbbell Workout

Who says iron has to be heavy to get a good workout?<p><i>Men's Health</i> fitness advisor BJ Gaddour can overhead press 100-pound dumbbells and make it look easy. But that doesn't mean he won't use light weights too.<p>"Ten-pound dumbbells can challenge your muscles and cardiovascular system in ways that heavy …

The Safe Way to Find Better Porn, Faster!

This new search engine delivers sexy, spam-free results<p>Two years ago, porn producer and director Colin Rowntree noticed a troubling trend while searching for smut online: "It became obvious that mainstream search engines were more and more pushing adult entertainment out of their listings in favor …

6 Easy Ways to Instantly Improve Your Strength

Maximize your muscles by changing the way you think about exercise form<p>Clients ask me all the time, “What’s the secret to get stronger?”<p>My snarky inner strength coach wants to respond with, “Lift something heavy and repeat that process forever.” And while there’s some truth in that answer, I know …

The Maniacal Muscle Burner

Make your muscles scream for mercy with this 165-rep ladder challenge<p>You're about to "feel the burn." In this weekend's challenge, you'll perform lots of reps with lighter weights.<p>"Using a pair of lighter dumbbells is no joke," says Todd Durkin C.S.C.S., author of <i>The IMPACT! Body Plan.</i> "The lighter …

Why You Should Develop a Love-Hate Relationship with the Miniband

It only weighs a few ounces, but the miniband will help you achieve big results<p>Reaching for a miniband at the gym may not seem as impressive as grabbing a pair of heavy dumbbells, but this small tool can help you build a stronger body.<p>"Incorporating a continuous-loop miniband in exercises makes …

The Lower-Body Move That Blasts Your Abs

Combine an isometric exercise with a dynamic weight to build strength and incinerate calories<p>The isometric split squat is a simple technique to build serious lower-body muscle. It increases the time your glutes, hamstrings, and quads are under tension at the most difficult portion of the move—the …

The 5-Minute Beast Challenge

You’re about to work your legs as hard as possible for 5 minutes straight<p>You can accomplish a lot in just 5 minutes: shower, set your DVR, stalk your ex on Facebook. But can you crank out 300 reps of 5 tough lower-body moves in that same amount of time?<p>“This challenges hits your legs from every …

Fancred - Indie app of the day

Pros<p>Social network aimed solely at sports fans. <br>You can tag posts with one of 2700 sports teams tags. That also means there is support for most professional sports and in many countries.<br>Other content like the ranking system, check ins at sporting events, etc are all nice touches.<br>Material Design …

The Surprising Side Effect of Energy Drinks

If you down these beverages to enhance your performance in a race or at the gym, you might pay the price later<p>If you’re looking for an extra push during your workout, you might want to be careful about what you’re chugging to get it. Drinking caffeinated energy drinks before working out can make …

Get Stronger without Lifting More Weight

Make your favorite exercises harder with this one tip<p>You can work out longer to get bigger and stronger—or you can just make your <i>body</i> longer.<p>Positioning your elbows under your nose instead of under your shoulders during a plank forces your core to work nearly two times as hard, according to a study …

You Won't Believe How Tough This 2-Move Workout Is

Most guys can’t make it through the entire challenge. Can you?<p>A few years ago, I discovered the two-move exercise combination I call The Eagle. I named it after the school’s mascot where I taught at the time. It pairs the farmer’s walk with the double-kettlebell front squat.<p>It’s simple on paper, …