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9 Places to Learn How to Code in 15 Minutes or Less a Day

I read with great interest a recent TechCrunch article from a developer named Basel Farag. In “Please Don’t Learn to Code,” the author makes a …

How to Text a Woman For a Date | The Art of Manliness

Many of you fervently felt that, barring an opportunity to ask in-person (the best, manliest option, we can all agree), calling was the only way to …

Relationships

Herschel Walker's Fitness & Workout Routine | The Art of Manliness

As a boy I followed the Dallas Cowboys, and one of the players I really admired was Herschel Walker. He was a beast, but the guy could move like …

Exercise

How to Comfort Someone Who’s Sad/Crying | The Art of Manliness

How not to comfort someone. For how to do it, see the tips below.<p>Have you ever had someone come to you crying?<p>Maybe your girlfriend had a brutal day …

How to Get Your Kids Active and Exercising | The Art of Manliness

We all know that being active is an important part of a healthy lifestyle. But according to statistics, most Americans aren’t getting the recommended …

Kids

The complete list of 'OK, Google' commands

With Google Now, you can use voice commands to create reminders, get help with trivia questions, and, yes, even find out "what does the fox say?"<p>And, with the recent update from Google, the voice assistant's reponse will sound more natural than ever. (Though, of all the voice assistants, Google Now …

Depression in Men: The Symptoms | The Art of Manliness

So far we’ve discussed the history of depression, and explored its possible causes. Before we conclude this series next week with a guidebook on …

75+ Hobby Ideas For Men | The Art of Manliness

In the days of old, leisure time was not thought of as a chance to “veg out,” but as an opportunity to pursue one’s passions and interests — an …

The ‘One Exercise Workout’ for Anytime You Don’t Feel Like Working Out

Use this approach anytime your mind gets in the way of your exercise<p>Ever had one of those days when your body is willing to work out, but your mind is not?<p>The reason doesn’t matter: It could be a stressful day at work, or a family matter that you can’t get out of your head. It could even be the …

How to Stop Hackers from Stealing Your Data on Public Wi-Fi

You enjoy “free internet” through Wi-Fi hotspots libraries, coffee shops, at bars, and other public places. It seems harmless. Little do you know, a stranger could know your birthplace, the schools you attended, and your recent search history in 20 minutes.<p>Just a couple of years ago, strangers …

Xbox One Over-The-Air TV Tuner Now Available

Microsoft is now offering an Xbox One Digital TV Tuner designed for the console, thought a partnership with TV tuner manufacturer Hauppage. The arrival of the dedicated hardware marks the wider launch of over-the-air TV support for Xbox One owners across the U.S. and Canada, following a preview …

Smart TV

If You Try the HTML5 Drum Machine, It's All You'll Do for the Next Hour

This dead simple drum machine that runs in your browser is so much fun.<p>The HTML5 Drum Machine borrows its aesthetics from classic beat boxes like the …

The Exercise You Need to Do If You Sit at a Desk All Day

Tight hip flexors can lead to things like back pain and bad exercise form. Here's how to fix them<p>You probably often hear gripes about tight hip flexors at the gym. They're not uncommon, especially if you sit at a desk all day.<p>"When you sit, your legs are parked at a 90-degree angle from your hips …

Matthew McConaughey, Your All-Purpose Motivational Speaker

Why Rust Cohle's advice is better than "alright, alright"<p>Matthew McConaughey visited a Texas Longhorns practice last week, to help motivate the players after a 20-17 loss to UCLA, and it was pretty much exactly as weird as you'd expect. There was chest pounding, and it soon veered into what <i>Deadspin</i> …

13 Google Search Tricks That Make Life A Whole Lot Easier

You <i>think</i> you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google.<p>Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider this your instructions manual for the world's most popular search engine.<p>Define A Word<p><b>The Scenario:</b> …

Banish Your Desk Jockey Slouch

Use this simple move to improve your posture and upper-body strength<p>If you sit all day, you slouch. That's old news, right? Besides making you look like a caveman, that desk-slump can limit you in the gym. Or worse, land you on the disabled list.<p>"When your shoulders cave forward and your back …

Lessons in Manliness from President Andrew Jackson | The Art of Manliness

“I was born for a storm and a calm does not suit me.”<p>While his countenance graces our $20 bill, many Americans do not know much about the life of …

The gifs that keep on giving: Zlatan, an outrageous dive and trickshot failure

Thanks for all your suggestions on our last gifs blog.<p>Man v field<p>Man v bike.<p>It's good...<p>... but it's not Zlatan. Or Edinson Cavani. Very pleasing indeed.<p>Catch<p>What a catch.<p>Pinball machine play<p>Pinball machine celebration.<p>UNSAFE<p>SAFE.<p>Woodwork<p>Camerawork.<p>A trick shot gone wrong<p>Not fit to wear the</b> …

Crazy Photo From Notre Dame Game Captures Ridiculously Photogenic Running Back

Here's Notre Dame running back Cam McDaniel getting tackled during Saturday's 14-10 win over USC.<p>It's a one-in-a-million photo of a guy looking like he's in an Abercrombie & Fitch ad as he's getting ripped to the ground by a 300-pound opponent.<p>The ridiculously photogenic running back meme has …

Notre Dame

Best Winston Churchill Quotes | The Art of Manliness

As a writer, an historian, an officer in the British army, an artist, a consummate statesman, and a man who understood the pleasures of a fine cigar …

Latin Words and Phrases Every Man Should Know | The Art of Manliness

What do great men like Benjamin Franklin, Thomas Jefferson, and Theodore Roosevelt all have in common?<p>They all were proficient in Latin.<p>From the …

Five Free Online Tools to Learn Another Language

Rosetta Stone costs <i>$500?</i> Thank you, no. There are too many free language-learning resources on the Internet to warrant that sort of expense. Here are …

Language Learning