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Apple Watch Series 2: A Swimmer's Perspective

As a lifelong swimmer, I found the addition of 50-meter water resistance and swim workout tracking in the Apple Watch Series 2 to be a welcome improvement that made the new watch a must-have upgrade for me. While the original Apple Watch was not rated for swimming, many users had no issues …

Swimming

Brave New Burgers: 5 of the Newest, Boldest, Most Ab-Friendly Burgers You Could Ever Flip Onto a Grill

Christopher TestaniNils BernsteinBurger Boom!The most ab-friendly burgers you could ever flip onto a grill.

Burgers

An Introduction to Mexico's Best Spirit That Isn't Tequila

And the best bottles to buy, as chosen by expert bartender Ivy Mix.<p>Long before there was tequila, there was mezcal. But only in recent years has the more traditional spirit from Mexico—most easily defined by its smoky flavor—made its way north of the border in large enough quantities so that you'll …

Why Democrats Bear Some Responsibility for the Republican Party's Madness

Because they've allowed the crazy to fester.<p>Ever since the great cannibal feast on Thursday in the House of Representatives, there has been an impromptu repertory session of Bad Historical Analogy Theatre breaking out among the members of our political elites. The primary performance piece alleges …

Launching A Startup? Ask Yourself These Questions First

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur Middle East, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>I frequently meet entrepreneurs who have great ideas, but more often than not, there’s no clear answer as to how these ideas will turn in a …

Internet Marketing

Argentina polo great Eduardo Heguy continues to give back to the sport which keeps its tradition

Argentine had to study before finding a career in the game he continues to holds dear, especally in England, finds Gareth A Davies<p>Eduardo Heguy, four-time winner of the most prestigious polo tournament in the world, the Argentine Open, is steeped in polo, his family having been involved in the …

7 Ways to Go From a Boss to a Leader

Many people view the terms “boss” and “leader” as interchangeable — but they are vastly different. To determine which one you are, I encourage you to …

Number of UC transfers declines slightly; UCLA, UC Davis take the most

The number of Californians who are transferring to UC campuses from community colleges and other schools is slightly lower this fall than last year, according to new preliminary statistics. Meanwhile, the number of international students in the UC transfer ranks is rising.<p>The 15,223 California …

USC siphoning off much of Alzheimer's project funding from UC San Diego

In the latest twist in the ongoing dispute over a prestigious Alzheimer's disease research project, USC is siphoning off much of the project's funding from UC San Diego.<p>Though the La Jolla campus has so far won in court — with a Superior Court judge giving it continued control of the Alzheimer's …

7 tricks to free up space on your iPhone

When you start running short on space on your iPhone, you can start deleting apps and offloading photos and videos to free up space or you can expand your storage. You can also try to trick your iPhone into freeing up some space.<p>Because no one likes to be forced to delete apps or deal with photo …

8 Expenses Businesses Should Pass on to Customers

As a small-business owner, you not only deserve to be paid for your hard work, but your livelihood depends it.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Starting a business can be difficult, both mentally and financially, and there are plenty of mistakes to be made. One common …

Small Business

The 50 Best Restaurants in Paris

Dignified temples of haute cuisine, new bistros guaranteed to stand the test of time, out-of-the-way boîtes where you’re unlikely to lay eyes on another tourist—our experts pick the best restaurants in Paris (and even reach consensus on a prized few). Click through our guide, organized by …

Digital life hack: Turn your old phone into a security camera

In these days of nonstop hacking, phishing and data breaches, it's easy to forget that regular old burglars are still lurking around to steal from your home. That's why I'm a big fan of home security systems, especially ones that let you watch your home from a distance and alert you when someone …

8 Netflix Tricks You Just Can't Live Without

One of the main reasons Netflix is so popular is because of its simplicity. It’s painfully easy to queue up a movie on your laptop, video game …

Conspiracy Weary

<i>(Optional Video Accompaniment To This Post)</i><p><b>We interrupt your regularly scheduled weekend with this special report.</b><p>The largely mythical beast known as Benghazi, Benghazi!, <i>BENGHAZI!</i> is no more. It has ceased to be. It's expired and gone to meet its maker. This is a late scandal. It's a stiff. Bereft …

An Entrepreneur's Guide to Getting Sued and Fighting Back

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You finally figured out the product. You hired the right guys. You released your beta version to 10,000 users and the response has been off the charts. You’re about to close your third round of funding with a valuation you didn’t think …

Entrepreneurship

Bumped Due to Overbooking? Airlines Owe You Money, Not Vouchers

Know your rights: When an airline bumps you from a flight because they've overbooked, you just might have some money coming your way.<p>News and advice about overbooking appears with some regularity, but the correspondence we receive indicates many passengers are not aware of what airlines must …

8 Smart Leadership Strategies Most CEOs Forget to Use

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As the CEO, you work for your employees first and foremost. It's not the other way around.<p>To create change, influence others and drive success, develop leadership skills that will earn you admiration, respect and trust. To do so, …

Leadership

What to do if you think Russian hackers stole your login, password

A ring of Russian hackers have allegedly stolen more than a billion online user names and passwords, including more than 500 million email addresses. They are believed to be using that data to spam Internet users.<p>It's unclear which websites the Russian hackers hit, but with so much stolen data, …

Turn your old iPod into a security camera for free

Manything is a free iOS app that lets you convert a spare iPod Touch, iPad, or iPhone into a video surveillance camera. The next part is up to you: either use a second device to view footage remotely and receive alerts and Cloud-saved clips based on motion activity, or simply track what's happening …

Home Automation

Casey Kasem: A critic's take on why he mattered

And now, for a long-distance dedication.<p>This letter arrives courtesy of Sunday morning radio listeners across the country, from those millions in bedrooms and kitchens or near car stereos whose first pop music experiences arrived through the voice of one man, a DJ named Casey Kasem.<p>Kasem, the warm …

Vinyl Records

How to Measure the ROI from Your Ongoing SEO Efforts

A conversion can be a completed sign up to your email newsletter, which is considered a goal completion in Google Analytics, that will lead to revenue in the future or a purchase directly from your website.<p>The Multi-Channel Funnels report in Google Analytics is extremely helpful at visualizing …

How to Vacation With Another Couple

The no-sweat, stress-free guide to planning a getaway with friends.<p>Travel Intel<p>The no-sweat, stress-free guide to planning a getaway with friends.