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New Zealand Holiday Retreat Exhibiting a Clear Geometry: The Rutherford House

Challenged to develop a residence that would victoriously face the cold winters and hot summers in Taupo Tauranga, New Zealand, <b>Dorrington Architects</b> …

The 22-Minute Holiday-Time Workout

It’s so easy to slack off when you’ve got things to do…like get to your buddy’s house for Super Bowl. Well, we’ve just made it impossible to skip out …

Peter Thiel On The Right Way To Think About Talent, Optimism, and Luck

The debate about whether success is the result of talent or luck might be irrelevant. The key is if entrepreneurs believe that they can determine their own futures.<p>Bill Gates was born on October 28, 1955, in Seattle, Washington. He attended Lakeside School, an exclusive 5-12 preparatory school. …

personaldevelopment

12 Personality Traits of a Great Boss (Infographic)

Great managers look at every situation as a learning opportunity and resist the temptation to micromanage.<p>Being a great boss can prove challenging for entrepreneurs of all stripes. Managing employees effectively without micromanaging is a balancing act that doesn't always come naturally.<p>The …

Personality

3 high-intensity workouts to shred your gut fast

South_agency / Getty<p>South_agency / Getty<p><b>Duration</b> 30-45<p><b>Exercises</b> 3<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>When you put a time constraint on your workout, you work more …

Health

Data company App Annie’s new tool can tell you which apps people are searching for

Although both Google and Apple publish top app charts, the algorithm behind them is proprietary. It’s difficult to find out which apps are doing well …

A brief history of encryption at Google

As Google explores new ways to protect its user’s privacy, here’s a look back at the 15-year-old firm’s long-term romance with encryption — pulled from last week’s lengthy report on the matter.<p>Starting in 2004 with Gmail, look below for everything we know about end-user encryption at Google.<p><i>Graphic</i> …

Spring Sports Guide: The Basketball Performance Workout

With the weather heating up fast, everyone’s itching for pickup games with the boys. Whether you’re looking to get primed for one-on-one or …

Greatness: The 16 Core Characteristics Business And Sports Champions Share

<i>“A loss is never a failure until you make an excuse.” – Michael Jordan, as quoted by American Sports Journalist Don Yaeger</i><p>This week I had the chance to listen to and speak with someone my husband recognized immediately—sports journalist, best-selling author and business coach Don Yaeger.<p>Yaeger is a …

23 free things to do in Washington, DC

Accommodation aside, Washington, DC, is one of the most, er, capital-friendly cities in the world. From performances in the Kennedy Center to tours of the White House, and the Smithsonian's free museums and galleries (and zoo!), you can spend weeks having fun without spending a dime.<p>Tick off our 23 …

Civil Rights

The Barbell Blast

Build unparalleled power and strength with this 4-move weekend challenge<p>Whether you're a novice lifter or a strength-training guru, this four-move circuit will kick your ass. It includes lightning-fast power moves—the barbell hang clean and the tuck jump—and strength moves—the pushup and the …

5 Incredibly Effective Ways to Work Smarter, Not Harder

Small changes. Big results.<p>Regular readers know I definitely believe in the power of hard work. As Jimmy Spithill, skipper of Team Oracle USA, says, "Rarely have I seen a situation where doing less than the other guy is a good strategy."<p>But we can all work smarter, too. And clearly we all want to, …

Time Management

How to Make an Incredible Burger, According to 6 Meat-Masters

Have you ever gone to a restaurant, had an amazing burger, and then tried to replicate it at home only to have disastrous results? That's what you get for trying. But in the spirit of spreading knowledge and leveling the playing field for meat aficionados everywhere, we consulted six burger experts …

Full Body Fat-Burning Kettlebell Workout - Daily Workout

All the really ripped guys in your gym use kettlebells, so naturally you want to use them too. However, you don’t know exactly what to do with it. To …

Grow Salad In Your Kitchen Inside This Sleek Sensor-Driven Cabinet

It started with an aquaponics system in a frat house. Now the two MIT grads want to scale the idea and make it easy to grow veggies (or even weed) right in your kitchen.<p>There’s plenty of excitement about urban farms using aquaponics and hydroponics. The idea of growing food closer to consumers …

The Stepup Scorcher

Do you have the muscular endurance and willpower it takes to finish this 500-rep challenge?<p>Hiking requires more skill than just walking uphill. Peak performance demands muscular endurance, core stability, aerobic stamina, and determination. That's why Rob Shaul, owner and head coach at Mountain …

Dan Leader's 4-Hour Baguette

<i>Every week -- often with your help -- Food52's Senior Editor Kristen Miglore is unearthing recipes that are nothing short of genius.</i><p><i>Today: You can make baguettes at home -- in 4 hours, from nothing -- and they'll disappear faster than your favorite bakery's.</i><p>Raise your hand if you've always wanted …

Greek-Style Shrimp in Tomato Sauce (+ 10 Steps to a Better Sauté)

<i>Sunday Dinners comes to us from our own chef/photojournalist/farmer/father figure Tom Hirschfeld, featuring his stunning photography and Indiana farmhouse family meals.</i><p><i>Today: Master the art of the sauté -- starting with shrimp.</i><p>There is something wonderful about a one-pan sauté. Sure, a quick dinner …

Citrus Salad with Goat Cheese-Stuffed Dates

<i>When she has the kitchen all to herself, Phyllis Grant of Dash and Bella cooks beautiful iterations of what solo meals were always meant to be: exactly what you want, when and where you want them.</i><p><i>Today: A citrus salad to tide you over until spring really comes -- and the stuffed dates you'll want</i> …

Sugar Free Vegan Emmer Banana Bread

http://schneiderchen.de | © 2014 | http://angiesrecipes.blogspot.com<p>This refined sugar-free banana bread is very simple, quick, yet delicious, …

Creamy Caramelized Leek Soup with Maple Glazed Bacon

Creamy Caramelized Leek Soup with Maple Glazed Bacon.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> March 27, 2014 89<p>I don’t even want to tell you about soup right now.<p>I mean, it’s …

Steak & Mango Stir-Fry

You know how when you read through some recipes, you know you’re going to love them? That’s totally how I felt when I read this recipe. Except I knew …

The Ultimate HIIT Workout

High-intensity interval training is the No.1 fitness trend in the world, according to the American College of Sports Medicine’s Worldwide Survey of …

CrossFit WOD for Fat Burn

As a self-proclaimed fitness enthusiast, I’m open to trying new training disciplines, so when extended the invitation to try CrossFit, I couldn’t …

The Best Anytime Workout

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The best bodyweight workout of all time

Shutterstock<p>Shutterstock<p><b>Duration</b> 20<p><b>Exercises</b> 3-5<p><b>Equipment</b> X<p>Ever wonder how guys who exclusively work out on monkey bars get so ripped? This …

Workouts

Must Reads: Striking Gold, the WikiLeaks Ghostwriter and More

During the week, we consume words in snackable, tweetable bites. But on the weekends, we have the time to take a dive into the murkier, lengthier …

14 Movies Every Tech Geek Will Love

Movies for Tech Geeks<p>1. <i>The Social Network</i><p>2. <i>The Conversation</i><p>3. <i>Iron Man</i><p>4. <i>Transcendant Man</i><p>5. <i>Catfish</i><p>6. <i>The Lives of Others</i><p>7. <i>Pirates of Silicon Valley</i><p>8. <i>The</i> …

Weekend One-Up

Are you a weekend warrior looking for a challenge? You’ve come to the right place. It’s time to test your abilities—and your mettle. Each week our …