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Joyable Launches Online Tools To Help You Overcome Social Anxiety

There are lots of startups promising to improve your physical health — and with the imminent release of the Apple Watch, not to mention the flood of other wearable devices, it’s a safe bet that they’re going to keep coming.<p>Today, however, a startup called Joyable is launching to tackle the mental …

Mental Health

Fewer than 0.01 percent of mobile apps will be financially successful by 2018, predicts Gartner

If developers are finding it difficult to make money from apps today, things are only going to get tougher, according to a forecast by Gartner (via <i>TechCrunch</i>). Looking at the period through to 2018, Gartner predicts that fewer than one in 10,000 apps will be considered financially successful by …

App Monetization To Get Tougher Still, With Gartner Predicting 94.5% Of Downloads Will Be Free By 2017

The business of making money from apps is going to get tougher still, with analyst Gartner predicting that through to 2018 less than 0.01% of consumer mobile apps will be considered a financial success by their developers.<p>A key factor making it harder for apps to attract a paying audience is the …

How to export BMWs from the US to China for fun and profit (Note: this is possibly illegal)

US prosecutors are cracking down on a burgeoning black market industry built on the fact that luxury cars sell for much more in China than they do in America. In these schemes, US residents buy cars locally and ship them to buyers in China for a quick and tidy profit. Over the past few months, US …

Luxury Lifestyle

This Interval Training Infographic Helps You Pick the Right Workout

Interval training, we've noted quite a few times, is a great way to get fit in a short amount of time. <i>High-intensity</i> interval training (HIIT), as the …

The 7 Best Vacation Spots For Nature Lovers

And even though it can get your blood pumpin', there is nothing more relaxing than some quality time with Mother Nature, whether you're hiking, fishing, or whitewater rafting — or simply kicking back and taking in the views after a day filled with activity.<p>Our seven favorite spots in the U.S. for …

The 13 Best Hiking Trails in the World (Photos)

Summer is finally here! Take advantage of the beautiful weather and hike one of the world’s best trails.

Stock Market Has No Legs; Moody's Sees 'Loss Of Momentum'

What ever happened to seasonality? Sell in May and go away? It’s still May. No one’s going away.<p>But if a 15 page global outlook report by Moody's Investors Service has any say in the matter, it is only a matter of days before investors realize this stock market has no legs. The immediate future …

We’re witnessing the rise of the graph in big data

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>GraphLab, a popular open source project dedicated to graph analysis and machine learning, is trying to capitalize on the …

Kick Your Procrastination Problem This Weekend

No human on earth escapes the plague of procrastination. We're all wired to put things off but we also have the capacity to override that tendency. …

How to Use Your Alone Time More Productively (and Actually Enjoy It)

Few people enjoy being alone, or at least feel somewhat socially rejected if they do. Nevertheless, solitude can make you more self-sufficient, add …

Get Steakhouse-Quality Crust on Grilled Steak with a Quick Freeze

If you want to grill a steak that tastes as good as one you might order at a steakhouse, you need that delicious, caramelized crust. Cook's Country …

What's the Best Kind of Air Conditioner for My Home?

Dear Lifehacker,<br>It just got sunny in Seattle and no one here has a real air conditioner. I need to find something to make it through the summer. Do I …

The 10 Most Relaxing Destinations You Need To Visit On Your Own

Traveling alone can be an incredibly liberating and exciting experience -- and it can also do a lot to lower your stress levels. But of course, not all solo travel destinations are created equal: If you're looking for a relaxing trip, make sure to choose a destination that's known to be safe for …

3 Ways Great Leaders Make Every Day Count | Inc.com

Many leaders shine in exceptional circumstances. No surprise there--doing so is a large part of the role of leadership, after all.<p>More telling is what leaders do in mundane, day-to-day, unexceptional times. Those times when there's no compelling crisis or emergency. Those times when there's just a …

Leadership

Top 10 Motivational Books of All Time | Inc.com

In previous posts, I've identified the most influential business books of all time and the best sales books of all time. In this post, I list the books that drive readers to change their lives, improve their lot, and build better careers. Beware of the final (No. 1) book!<p><b>10.</b> <i>The 7 Habits of Highly</i> …

Motivation