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Amazon has a $27 multi-color LED light strip that syncs to your music

When we first caught wind of the DotStone Music-Syncing LED Strip Lights, we thought they sounded kind of cheesy, to be honest. Then we actually …

New Crypto Exchange Promises Dividends to Investors

Earlier this January, the global cryptocurrency market exceeded $700 bln, reaching an all-time high in the valuation of all cryptocurrencies …

Why Buying This 7.5%-Yielding REIT Is A No-Brainer

VEREIT is one of the largest commercial property REITs in the U.S.<p>Diversified real estate portfolio, investment-grade balance sheet, and low AFFO …

Investing

Best Post Workout Foods: Build Muscle and Recover Faster | Men’s Health

Photograph courtesy of Getty Images<p>3<p>Ricotta Cheese<p>As little as 9 grams of dairy protein may be enough to kick-start the muscle-building process, according to research in the <i>Journal of the International Society of Sports Nutrition</i>.<p>For the study, a group of healthy men chugged either a milk-based …

3 easy ways to build a killer investment portfolio

<b>Video by GoBankingRates</b><p>MONEY has just released its expanded 2018 list of the 50 best mutual funds and 50 best ETFs to own.<p>What makes these funds …

How to buy Ripple – is it the right Bitcoin-style cryptocurrency for you?

If you are dying to get into the cryptocurrency market but have arrived too late to the Bitcoin party there are plenty of alternative …

Forget Bitcoins; invest in green renewable energy with WePower tokens

<b>They are a new way to raise money and build green power.</b><p>In the middle of the Bitcoin speculative orgy that is happening right now, it's important not …

Cryptocurrency

How to send bitcoin to a hardware wallet

If you bought any bitcoin recently, you likely used a mainstream exchange like Coinbase, Kraken, or Gemini, to name just a few. And if your bitcoin …

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New Orleans Is Done Fighting Water

The city is using a big federal grant to filter and retain the stormwater it once banished.<p>Unlike some other flood-prone, below-sea-level cities, New Orleans keeps its water hidden.<p>Whereas Amsterdam and Venice channel the seasthrough a dense network of canals dispersed throughout the city, New …

Reimagining our roads

On-the-street solutions for improving five American cities, with accessibility and mobility in mind<p>In the quest to create more pedestrian-friendly cities, urban planners often carve out space in obvious places like parks, greenways, and waterfronts. But in many ways, the most abundant resource that …

Norway’s Plan To Get Rid Of Cars Involves A New Billion-Dollar Bike Highway

A rider can cruise at up to 25 miles per hour from the suburbs to the cities.<p>Norway is trying to get rid of as many cars as it can. By 2030, though the country’s population is quickly growing, the government is aiming for zero growth in private car use. Downtown Oslo will be car-free in three …

Pavegen unveils world's first energy-harvesting smart street in London

An underutilized path in London’s West End has been transformed into the world’s first energy-harvesting smart street – complete with Pavegen‘s …

Clean Energy

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What If Bike Paths Looked Like Subway Maps?

Think maps of bicycle lanes are too complicated? This guy’s fixed it.<p>CityLab readers: Sometimes you scare us.<p>Not only are you intimidatingly smart, many of you are professional experts in the topics we try to cover. Others are self-taught aficionados in urban planning or cartography—in other words, …

Maps

8 cool ideas for U.S. cities, courtesy of the Dutch

Urban interventions galore<p>From Mondrian’s colorful, pared-down compositions to a bike- and weed-friendly culture, there’s a lot the Netherlands is known for. And recently, these cultural footings —as well as universal headaches like potholes and road safety—have inspired a number of innovative …

This Detox Salad Has 800,000 Saves on Pinterest (and It'll Help You Get Fit)

Say goodbye to boring salads with a few greens and a drop of dressing. When you bring that meal to work, nine times out of 10, you end up buying …

Healthy Eating

Puzzle Master Shows How to Solve This Impossible Box

There's something immensely satisfying about seeing an impossible object and figuring out the trick lurking behind its facade. For instance, when the …

Moodelizer helps add epic soundtracks to your video efforts

When it comes to video, the audio is pretty damn important. Hell, they even give out some sort of award for getting it right on occasion. Moodelizer wants to put the power of suitable soundtracks in the hands of amateur filmmakers, by letting you add a delightfully over-the-top soundtrack to the …

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Editor's Note: Urban designers continue the conversation on 9 million New Yorkers in the city and technology to bring elevated rails, reused space

A call for ideas for how the city could prepare for 9 million residents galvanized urban designers<p>Some conversations are meant to be continued. …

A Nazi goes to a bar...

A Nazi goes to a bar, looks around, and sees an Orthodox Jew sitting at a nearby table.<p>"Barkeep!", he says, "A round on me for everyone but that …

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Elon Musk to dig tunnel to ease traffic in LA, but he doesn't yet have permission

The SpaceX and Tesla CEO announced his plans to start digging ‘in a month or so’, but city planning bodies say he doesn’t have the permits required<p>Elon Musk announced plans to start digging a traffic-easing tunnel under Los Angeles “in a month or so”, but city planning bodies say he doesn’t yet …

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Every Dutch train now runs on wind power

It may sound like a mnemonic device, but it's really just a very impressive step forward in renewable energy targets.<p>As of January 1, all trains in the Netherlands now run entirely on wind power (that is to say electricity generated by wind farms, not masts and sails).<p>An Eneco and NS joint website …

Renewable Energy

Blockchain technology is coming to the solar panels on your roof

Where there’s a market with creaking infrastructure to be disrupted, blockchain technology will disrupt it. At least that’s what some proponents of blockchain tech, which shares many of the same principles underpinning bitcoin, are hoping to do with the energy sector.<p>While blockchain tech has taken …

Solar Panels

Totem, a new smart utility system for tomorrow’s smart cities

Distributed energy for a world of automated cars and electric vehicles<p>If the predictions are correct, our cities will soon be transformed with new technological and transportation advancements, from smart sensors to automated vehicles. But while the technology behind cars, computers, and buildings …

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