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Tern looks forward to smarter bikes

TAIPEI -- Earlier this month, Taiwan was playing host to the high-tech action of Computex 2015. But across the Tamsui River, opposite to the trade show's exhibition halls, is the headquarters of Taiwanese company Tern. And unlike the high-tech devices found on the Computex show floors, Tern's …

Garmin’s Varia radar and lights system alert bicyclists of approaching traffic

Bicycling is a great activity for getting into shape but it does require a constant awareness of what is going on around you. Serious cyclists have often opted for country roads where there is less traffic and more hills to climb. The downfall is that there typically is not paths or wide shoulders …

Orfos Flare Bike Lights

The Orfos Flare Light is a lighting system developed by a Seattle bike commuter that, due to the city´s usual bad weather sometimes didn´t feel safe …

Waterproofing

8 Proven Ways To Overcome Work Stress

Do you feel like stress is preventing you from achieving your full potential in your work life?<p>When stress strikes, your brain enters ‘fight or …

Outfitting the Clydesdale: Finding Clothes That Fit Your Ride

It’s possible to find gear that fits well—you just have to know where to look<p>If you fall into the Clydesdale category (typically defined as a male rider who weighs more than 200 pounds), finding clothing that fits can be tough. The dimensions of larger riders vary greatly, and many manufacturers …

The Ultimate Guide to Running With Your Dog

Want to take your dog running? Check out these 9 training tips to make Fido a happy and healthy workout companion<p>If you're the owner of a four-legged …

Pets

The worms that invade your brain

<i>Vital Signs</i> is a monthly program bringing viewers health stories from around the world.<p><b>(CNN) —</b> Once you consume them, they can move throughout your body -- your eyes, your tissues and most commonly your brain. They leave doctors puzzled in their wake as they migrate and settle to feed on the body …

Public Health

This Cute Loch Ness Ladle Will Terrorize Your Soup

It’s not often that you can describe a soup ladle as “cute” or “unique,” but that’s exactly that this adorable Loch Ness monster ladle is – it’s a …

Loch Ness

New Theory Suggests That We Live In The Past Of A Parallel Universe

Whether through Newton's gravitation, Maxwell's electrodynamics, Einstein's special and general relativity or quantum mechanics, all the equations that best describe our universe work perfectly if time flows forward or backward.<p>Of course the world we experience is entirely different. The universe …

Elon Musk Uses This Ancient Critical-Thinking Strategy To Outsmart Everybody Else

But while he dropped out of the program after only a few days, the field left an impression on the billionaire-to-be.<p>Perhaps most crucially, it trained him in <b>"first principles thinking,"</b> a mode of inquiry that relentlessly pursues the foundations of a problem.<p>"I think it's important to reason from …

The 15 Best Apps for Dog Lovers and Pup Parents

Have you ever wanted to know if it’s okay that your dog just ate the guacamole off the counter? Or maybe it’s 4am and your dog is throwing up — was …

The Five Keys To Sizzling Sales

Great products don’t guarantee financial success. Apple is worth $560 billion because it knows how to sell them. Here are five tips from a lost weekend at one of its stores.<br>By Brett Nelson

The Best Winter Running Essentials of 2014

Don't quit running because of a little snow and ice and numbing temperatures and potential frostbite! At least, not when you have this season's best running gear to aid you. Take a look at these nine essentials–and get out there!<p>Pearl Izumi Ultra Thermal Arm Wamers<p>Pearl Izumi’s no-slip Ultra …

Solar Stocks Fall On Lower Crude Oil Prices, But Selloff Is Overdone

Solar stocks saw a sharp sell-off on Monday, as crude oil prices fell by about 4%, testing 5-year lows. Solar industry bellwethers SunPower and First Solar saw their stocks fall by about 7% and 5%, respectively, in Monday’s trading, while Chinese solar players Trina Solar and Yingli Green Energy …

37 Quotes that Will Super-Charge Your Motivation

Have you ever felt the sting of failure so deep that you couldn’t see past the pain to keep moving forward?<p><i>Or doubted that you could even achieve</i> …

Motivation

Sleep Deprivation Is Killing You and Your Career

The next time you tell yourself that you’ll sleep when you’re dead, realize that you’re making a decision that can make that day come much sooner. Pushing late into the night is a health and productivity killer.<p>According to the Division of Sleep Medicine at the Harvard Medical School, the …

Thanksgiving 2014 Sale: Download $116 Worth Of Paid iPhone, iPad Apps For Free

As most of you will know, today is Thanksgiving, and with many consumer electronics retailers offering special deals on products ranging from …

How to wipe your phone or tablet before you sell it

Trading in or selling your old mobile device? Wipe it the right way to reduce the risk of personal data falling into the wrong hands.<p>Remember that no method apart from physically destroying the device and its storage is 100 percent foolproof -- data may still be recoverable with the right …

Windows Phone

Unusual, Adorable Animal Friendships

<i>Mani the wild boar piglet and Candi the dog | Images: spiegel.de</i><p>Bored Panda asked readers to submit photos of special animal friendships, and the …

8 awesome paid iPhone apps you can get free right now (save $72!)

While people are always on the hunt for good deals, Thanksgiving week is known for being the one week each year that people devote the most time to …

2014 Gift Guide For Runners: 30 Ideas Under $30

1 of 32<p>LifeFactory Straw Cap Glass Bottle<p>A silicone sleeve protects the BPA-free glass bottle with a pop-up, spill-proof spout. <i><br>$27, lifefactory.com</i><p>2 of 32<p>Running Runner Glass Set<p>Take pasta dinner up a notch with these running-inspired wine glasses. <i><br>$30, etsy.com</i><p>3 of 32<p>Honey Stingers<p>These energy …

The 100 Greatest Innovations Of The Year

Popular Science's Best Of What's New Awards, all in one place<p>Each year, <i>Popular Science</i> picks the 100 greatest new innovations in technology to feature in our Best Of What's New issue. Discover the most exciting developments in consumer gadgets, sustainability, medicine, automobiles and more.<p>Follow …

Three-fund portfolio

A <b>three-fund portfolio</b> is a portfolio which does not slice and dice, but uses only basic asset classes — usually a domestic stock "total market" index …

Are We Training Dogs All Wrong?

<i>Part 2 of the</i> TED Radio Hour <i>episode</i> Animals and Us.<p><b>About Ian Dunbar's TED Talk</b><p>Animal trainer Ian Dunbar says we need to see the world through the eyes of our dogs if we want to really communicate with them.<p><b>About Ian Dunbar</b><p>Veterinarian, dog trainer and animal behaviorist Ian Dunbar says …

Secure Your Wireless Router: 8 Things You Can Do Right Now

A security researcher recently discovered a backdoor in many D-Link routers, allowing anyone to access the router without knowing the username or …

The Safest & Brightest 360° Bike Lights; Made in the USA

<b>Thank you all for making this such an incredibly successful campaign! If you missed out on this initial round of pre-orders, please visit</b> …

Motivational Quotes

Oct 7, 2015<p>It's the best form of medication.<p>Oct 2, 2015<p>It needs exercise just like the muscles of the body.<p>Sep 23, 2015<p>Running is not, as it so often seems, only about what you did in your last race.<p>Sep 18, 2015<p>Relax and let the run come out of you.<p>Sep 16, 2015<p>...matters more than how much you …

Muscle

What Makes Kenya's Marathon Runners The World's Best?

Wilson Kipsang, the Kenyan winner of Sunday's New York City Marathon, told reporters after it was over that he'd had to slow down — to "exercise a lot of patience" — as he logged the first miles of the 26.2-mile race.<p>And even with his purposely slowish (!) start, he completed the marathon in two …

20 Personal Finance Influencers You Should Follow on Twitter

Let the financial nerds unite! The fourth annual Financial Bloggers Conference, more commonly known as Fincon, just wrapped up in New Orleans with …

The Power of Mindfulness

<b>“To keep the body in good health is a duty, otherwise we shall not be able to keep our mind strong and clear.” –Buddha</b><p>Remaining calm, cool and …

Mindfulness