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Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge go on sale as Samsung predicts record shipments

Samsung's Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge go on sale in the US today at 12:00PM ET, with the South Korean manufacturer predicting record sales for its new flagship devices. Samsung certainly needs a boost, with relatively sluggish sales for the Galaxy S5 dragging down its revenue and profit in the last …

15 Very Cool Money Apps for the Apple Watch

Soon, you'll be able to track your finances with a flick of the …

The Interval Running Workout to Make Time Fly on the Treadmill

We're sure there are some people who truly enjoy their hour-long runs on the treadmill—and more power to ‘em. But for many of us, just the thought of …

The Most Dangerous Fitness Trends of 2015

These four popular exercise fads may just hurt you<p>About ten years ago, everyone raved about “barefooting”—running in shoes that mimic barefoot running. A good number of fitness-minded people did it, rebelling against padded, shock-absorbing sneakers and donning minimalist ones instead.<p>The claim of …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Google has hired Morgan Stanley CFO Ruth Porat to become its CFO.</b> She replaces Patrick Pichette, who announced his retirement earlier this month.<p><b>2. Apple has acquired database company FoundationDB.</b> It makes fast and low-cost databases.<p><b>3. Facebook shares hit a record high.</b> They rose to $85.31 …

Apple Watch

Top 6 Science Inventions You Probably Haven't Heard Of

<b>High school students from Southeast Asia protect the environment with inventions that challenge the status quo.</b><p>Did you know bamboo can be used to …

If It Feels Like Stress Is Killing You, That's Because It Might Be

When you feel frazzled, so do your organs and cells<p>Chronic stress stems from many circumstances, such as poverty, a bad marriage, or long-term ailments. Its repercussions—elevated cortisol levels and inflammation—can wear us out, from the cellular level on up to our major biological systems.<p>Nervous …

Immune System

31 Cheap Tricks For Making Your Bathroom The Best Room In The House

Restroom ➡️ best room.

25 Workout Moves Fit People Love To Do

It's not all burpees and planks. OK, it's some burpees and planks. But a bunch of other amazing stuff, too.<p>Quick heads up: These GIFs and videos aren't meant for instructional purposes, just motivation! If you want to try a new move or workout, you should get an all-clear from your doctor, and work …

How to save money: 54 great personal finance tips

Saving money is hard without a plan. Below, the best tips on how to save money from experts and media around the world.<p><b>Saving for special …

3 Stocks I’m Never Going to Sell

Three stocks in my portfolio were specifically chosen to be great investments for as long as I'm around.<p>There are a lot of stocks I buy because they …

Study: Enhancing brain functioning, and preventing cognitive decline, via diet, exercise and cognitive training

“A com­pre­hen­sive pro­gram pro­vid­ing old­er peo­ple at risk of demen­tia with healthy eat­ing guid­ance, exer­cise, brain train­ing, and …

Breakdown Sets To Build Up Muscle And Strength

At one end of the weight room, there's the bodybuilder who decrees that high-rep pump training is the canonical scripture for gaining muscle mass. At …

10 Mindsets That Will Radically Improve Your Performance

Success is something all career-driven individuals desire yet it eludes many people — at least at the levels desired. Why are some businesspeople …

9 Strategies For Battling Stress

Don't let tension take over your life<p>A little stress can be a good thing, but it’s important to keep it under control. These strategies will help you retain your Zen.<p>1. Bounce Back<p>Some people are naturally resilient, but it’s also a learned skill. Stress inoculation gradually exposes people to …

Harvard

15 Pictures That Will Change The Way You See The World

A selection from the amazing finalists of the Smithsonian.com's 12th annual photo contest.

Google executive says it's possible to live to be 500

"If you ask me today, is it possible to live to be 500? The answer is yes," Bill Maris, Google Ventures' managing partner and president, said in a Bloomberg profile.<p>"Twenty years ago, without genomics, you could only treat cancer with a poison. That's really different from, 'We can cure your cancer …

Venture Capital

32 photos that will make you want to travel to Iceland

Most of the island is an uninhabited landscape of jagged lava rock, fields of bright green moss, hot springs, towering waterfalls, glaciers, and volcanoes.<p>Many visitors say that the country is reminiscent of another world.<p>Plus, it is a perfect place for any adventurous traveler — visitors to the …

European Travel

Taxes From A To Z (2015): D Is For Disability Income

It’s my annual “Taxes from A to Z” series! Next up:<p><b>D is for Disability Income</b><p>When you miss work due to an injury or disability, you may receive compensation in the way of disability income from an employer’s insurance, health plan, or pension plan.<p>Under the Tax Code, all income is taxable unless …

10 Commandments of Building Muscle.

Like many gym goers, you’re probably looking to add some bulk in the form of muscle.It’s true that all of us have different bodies and have …

Exercise

This is How Google Will Control Project Loon Balloons' Altitudes

If you had any doubt about Google’s balloon-powered internet service getting off the ground, rest assured that it’s coming along nicely. The company has been granted a patent for its methods to control the altitude of its Project Loon balloons, which operate in the stratosphere over 12 miles (20 …

Project Loon

15 Surprising Discoveries About Learning

by Saga Briggs<p>What are some of the most encouraging known facts about learning? From taking a walk to learning a new language, there are countless …

The Brain

Everyone is talking about how Microsoft Office 365 is suddenly beating Google Apps

Now, all of a sudden, sources all over the tech industry are noticing that Office 365 is everywhere.<p>And it's all because of one thing: Microsoft is telling customers to move their email to Microsoft's cloud instead of buying another Exchange server and hosting email in their own data centers, says …

Apps

How PayPal uses deep learning and detective work to fight fraud

Hui Wang has seen the nature of online fraud change a lot in the 11 years she’s been at PayPal. In fact, a continuous evolution of methods is kind of …

Machine Learning

5 Astounding Things About America's Biggest Mall Planned in Miami

There will be hundreds of stores and an indoor ski slope. More surprising is the possibility of sea lion shows, submarine rides, and which group will …

21 Tricks Non-Morning People Should Know About Early Exercising

Yes, you can.

Here’s What Your Voice Tells Others About You

People judge you by your voice in many ways.<p>Via Subliminal: How Your Unconscious Mind Rules Your Behavior:<p>The result: speakers with higher-pitched …

18 Things You Should Know About Sleep, According To A Sleep Doctor

"The brain craves routine for good sleep."<p>For more on this topic, feel free to browse the Reddit thread or check out Dr. Verma's blog PeerWell.