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40 Things You Should Know About a Home By Age 40

Home repair is learned over time<p>Even if a power outage stops your well pump or the city water supply, you can still flush the toilet. Dump a couple …

The 5 Best Exercises For Burning Belly Fat

A flat belly is a badge of honour. It’s an outward sign that you keep fit and watch what you eat.<p>And beyond the vanity aspects, a more chiseled torso …

NASA's Deep Space Gateway seen as key to bold plan for Mars and beyond

Space agency eyes moon-orbiting space station as stepping stone to the red planet.<p>Begun in 1998 and completed in 2011, the International Space Station is celebrated as a remarkable feat of engineering as well as a far-flung home away from home for the astronauts who have lived and worked aboard the …

The Adidas Futurecraft 4D Sneakers Are Finally Dropping

After months of speculation, the kicks with the 3D-printed sole are getting a limited-edition release in the US.<p>Last April, Adidas announced a new sneaker that it claimed, rather boldly, marked the dawn of a new era of sneaker manufacturing. Since then, however, the Adidas Futurecraft 4D has been …

MySmartBlinds Automation Kits Are Simple, Solar, Smart and Super-Affordable

MySmartBlinds new Home Automation Kit for roller shades is a followup to the company's existing Home Automation Kit for window blinds. Both kits are …

Cryptocurrencies explained, in plain English

By now you've probably heard about the cryptocurrency craze. Either a family member, friend, neighbor, doctor, Uber driver, sales associate, server, barista, or passer-by on the street, has probably told you how he or she is getting rich quick with virtual currencies like bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple, …

I tried the ketogenic diet for 30 days. Here's what happened

When patients kept asking this dietitian about the ketogenic diet, she tried it for a month to see how she would feel.<p>As a dietitian, my patients ask about a wide variety of diets. One plan has dominated the inquiries lately: the ketogenic diet. Since I’ve never put a patient on a diet I haven’t …

Nutrition

Perfect for that eureka moment: the best LED light bulbs to light up the night

Today’s LED light bulbs showcase some bright ideas (pun intended). Manufacturers design household LED bulbs that have the potential to last for …

Two abandoned Soviet space shuttles left in the Kazakh steppe

<b>(CNN) —</b> It was the Soviet response to the space shuttle, designed to take the Cold War into space. But after just one flight, it was mothballed. Now, the ruins of what was called the Buran program are left to rust in the steppe of Kazakhstan.<p>Two shuttles and a rocket lie in disused hangars, not far …

This Gear News You Need to Know This Week

<i>We’ve made some new adjustments to This Week in Gear, including a new streamlined layout. Comments or concerns? We’d love to hear from you at</i> …

Headphones

Is buying a home right for you?

The question of whether to rent or buy a home might not be as cut-and-dried as you think. Get a look at some of the pros and cons when deciding …

Samsung makes my favorite wireless charger for the iPhone X

Yes, really<p>There are a ton of wireless chargers on the market at a ton of different price points. My colleague Chaim Gartenberg just surveyed the field and has identified the best one for most people: the RavPower Fast Charge Wireless Charging Pad. It strikes the right balance of price, …

Bell & Ross' new BR-X1 features a 'belt' crafted out of matte white ceramic

Inspired by the colors of private jets.<p>Author:<p>Staff<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>12<p>Bell & Ross is bringing another unique case construction to its X1 …

Apple cider vinegar helps blood sugar, body fat, studies say

Apple cider vinegar has been touted as a cure-all for decades. I've seen claims that it can do everything from halt hiccups to whiten teeth, and even banish dandruff.<p>Whether or not it's capable of all those things, there is some solid research to back up apple cider vinegar as a healthy elixir, as …

Healthy Eating

Fifa: the video game that changed football | Simon Parkin

Fifa belongs to a select group of titles familiar to people who have no interest in gaming – or even real football. What’s the secret of its success?<p>Jan Tian stood in nervous silence in the departure hall of Beijing Capital International Airport. Beside him, his sister held an envelope containing a …

Flowers

63 Businesses to Start for Under $10,000

You know you want to start something for yourself. You just need to funnel your ambition and time into an idea that'll earn extra cash, make you proud, and possibly lead to a full-time venture-and that amazing moment you get to say "I quit!" to your boss. But what great idea should you say "I …

Small Business

18 choices millionaires make that the rest of us don't

Getting rich isn't reserved for a lucky, select few.<p>"Like most things in life, becoming good at attracting money is no different than becoming good at anything else, be it being a sub-par golfer, losing weight, or mastering a second language," writes self-made millionaire Steve Siebold, author of …

Self-improvement

I earn over $5,000 a month traveling the world — here's how travel blogs really make money

When people ask me what I do for a living and I reply, "I'm a travel blogger," I can pretty much see the confusion in their faces.<p>They're thinking, <i>How can a blog make money? Isn't that just a hobby? Who pays you? How much can you really make?</i><p>Based on my own experience — and those of many other …

Travel

100 Things You Absolutely Need To Know About Money Before You're 35

My daughter is choosing her high school courses this month. I can’t tell you how much this terrifies me. I want her to make all of the right choices. The scary part is that I don’t know what choices actually are the right ones. You see, she’s my oldest and I’ve never done this parenting thing …

What It's Like To Photograph a Formula One Race

Behind the scenes at the Italian Grand Prix.<p>Formula 1 is a closed world. The mystery is part of it's appeal. That's what drew me in from a very young age. But in 2012, I earned my big photography break and photographed my first GP. Since then, I've photographed nearly 20 F1 races around the world …

Apple iPhone 6 Plus Review

The best of the biggest<p>I’ve bounced between Android and iOS phones of various sizes for the past few years, but until now I've never found a device …

A pilot explains why it’s time to get over your fear of turbulence

Turbulence: spiller of coffee, jostler of luggage, filler of barf bags, rattler of nerves. But is it a crasher of planes? Judging by the reactions of many airline passengers, one would assume so; turbulence is far and away the number one concern of anxious passengers. Intuitively, this makes sense. …

The Ultimate LEGO Batmobile Set

Yeah, but this is really awesome.<p>Christopher Nolan's take on the Batmobile – The Tumbler – will be recreated in a new 1800+ piece LEGO set, coming …

When your Mac runs slow, give it a tuneup

Macs are solid machines, but just like their owners they have a tendency to get lethargic as they age. Launching and switching programs takes longer, simple tasks become arduous, and the dreaded beach ball of doom appears more often than it did when your machine was new. The operating system just …

Linux

How to Become a Millionaire by Age 30

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Getting rich and becoming a millionaire is a taboo topic. Saying it can be done by the age of 30 seems like a fantasy.<p>It shouldn’t be taboo and it is possible. At the age of 21, I got out of college, broke and in debt, and by the time I …

Personal Finance

11 Financial Books Every Young Person Should Read

Those of you who are seeking investing enlightenment are not going to find much of it on the web.<p>I suggest you log off, power down your computer, and read some books. Take your time. The months you spend perusing this list will be well spent.<p>I'd recommend reading at least the first four books …

Investing

Take a Look Inside Avicii's Hollywood Home

A house in Hollywood Hills doesn’t come cheap – in the neighborhood of $16 million, to put a price<p>A house in Hollywood Hills doesn’t come cheap – in …

BMW 4-Series Gran Coupe video debut

PS4 hardware issues, and what you can do to resolve them

Sony managed to sell more than 1 million units of the PlayStation 4 within the first 24 hours of the console's North American launch last Friday. Amid reports of technical problems prior to launch, the company told Polygon that hardware issues were isolated incidents that comprised approximately …