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These Are the 5 Sex Positions That Burn the Most Calories

Skip the gym and hit the bedroom.<p>Lazy sex has it joys. But sometimes what you really crave is athletic sex—the kind that makes you sweat, gets your …

Exercise

Chasin’ Waterfalls: 10 Best Men’s Swim Trunks to Win Summer

Cannonball! We’re stoked for summer, and even more excited by the great new variety of summer staple swim trunks that have hit the market. Updated …

Clothing

China's ZTE may lose Android license as U.S. market woes build

SAN FRANCISCO/WASHINGTON (Reuters) - Chinese smartphone maker ZTE Corp's U.S. woes deepened on Tuesday, as regulators proposed new rules that could cut into its sales, while a supply ban means it may not be able to use Android software in its devices, according to a source.<p>The U.S. Commerce …

ZTE

I Wore My Fitbit During Sex, and This Is How Many Calories I Burned

Sex may not technically count as your workout for the day — but if it did, how many calories would you burn? Out of personal curiosity, I commissioned my Fitbit Versa and my boyfriend, who was obviously more than enthusiastic to take one for the team. The results surprised us both. Spoiler: I …

Calories

This Incredible Time-Lapse Video Shows a Man's 42-Pound Weight Loss Over 12 Weeks

Hunter Hobbs talked to Menshealth.com about carving that six-pack.<p>Hunter Hobbs, 24, decided to go "all out" for three months with diet and exercise starting January 1st<br>• He took a shirtless photo every day, then created a time-lapse video showcasing his transformation<br>• Hobbs talked to Menshealth.com …

Fitness

I tested a Sonos speaker competitor and was blown away by the audio quality

We're a Sonos family. After literally years of research, I took the plunge in 2017. My first speaker was a Play:5, and a few months ago, I added a Play:1. Another Play:1 and possibly a Play:3 are on the horizon.<p>But that doesn't mean my immersion in high-end, wifi-based home audio systems has ended. …

Audiophile

13 places with the bluest water in the world

Sometimes all it takes to re-center and refresh your mind and body is a good day (or week — who are we to limit you) staring off into a tranquil blue sea.<p>To help you find your inner peace, and catch a few waves and rays while you're at it, we've put together a list of some of the bluest waters in …

National Parks

How to check if your Facebook information was shared with Cambridge Analytica

A simple link to check<p>Facebook has started notifying up to 87 million people that their information was improperly obtained by Cambridge Analytica, but not everyone has received the notification yet. If you haven’t seen the prompt in your News Feed, there’s a simple way to check your account. …

Social Media

Masters 2018: Watch Phil Mickelson whiff on the first hole at Augusta National

AUGUSTA, Ga. — There has always been a bit of a relief-pitcher mentality in Phil Mickelson, a golfer who has been known to flame out on the course in spectacular fashion only to come back the next day as if nothing ever happened.<p>Saturday at Augusta National, however, doesn’t look like it’s going to …

Golf

The Outbound Journal

U.S. regulator approves SpaceX plan for broadband satellite services

WASHINGTON (Reuters) - The top U.S. telecommunications regulator on Thursday gave formal approval to a plan by Elon Musk's SpaceX to build a global broadband network using satellites.<p>"This is the first approval of a U.S.-licensed satellite constellation to provide broadband services using a new …

Net Neutrality

The Outbound Journal

Xiaomi goes after Alienware’s throne with a gaming laptop at 'half the price'

While Xiaomi is best known for its Android phones and home appliances, the Chinese brand is now branching out into gaming gear, with a new laptop that promises high-end graphics capabilities – and it costs only half as much in China as an Alienware with similar specs there.<p>The 15.6-inch Mi Gaming …

Computer Hardware

You Don't Know Me | by Pat Perez

I n 1989 every dude at my junior high school wanted to get their hands on some Jordan IVs. And suddenly there was a pair right in front of me, at the …

Golf

Experts say crash video shows Uber's failure to protect pedestrian

New video of the fatal crash involving a self-driving Uber vehicle in Tempe, Arizona, shows a failure of the expected performance of the autonomous vehicle's technology, according to experts. The technology's backup -- the human test driver who was also in the vehicle at the time of the crash -- …

Autonomous Cars

Eating chia seeds every day cleared up my skin — here are 6 reasons why you should eat them too

Nearly everyone has their healthy go-to — a specific supplement, fruit or vegetable that they'll tell you changed their life. I've usually taken that advice with a grain of salt, assuming a single ingredient can't drastically change your body. But once I found my go-to, I realized I had been …

Chia Seeds

I Planked One Minute Every Hour for Two Weeks

Eight minutes of planking is actually a long time. I started off the first couple days only doing forearm planks. But for as short as a minute …

Time I

4 Ways to Poach an Egg | Food Network

A Chinese mother raising her son in the US reveals the biggest differences between American and Chinese parenting

My son was born in the US to a Chinese mother and a British father. He may speak fluent Mandarin, use chopsticks, say "lift" instead of "elevator," and enjoy Weetabix and crumpets at breakfast, but he calls New York home.<p>There's much more to multicultural parenting than language and food. In the …

Diapers

iPhone supplier Wistron accused of using ‘unauthorized components’ in iPhone 8 Plus production

Chinese news site <i>Commercial Times</i> has claimed that iPhone supplier Wistron was caught using ‘unauthorized components’ in its production of the iPhone 8 Plus in China.<p>The report says that Apple ordered the company to halt production when the issue came to light, with assembly suspended for two weeks …

Bose sunglasses hands-on: audio AR makes more sense than you think

This week, Bose made a surprise announcement that it was getting into the augmented reality game. But Bose makes headphones, right? And AR is all about glasses with visual overlays? Well, nobody told them, and that's a good thing. The company believes that the classic approach works fine for many …

People Are Attacking Driverless Cars

Both incidents happened in San Francisco.<p>One problem with self-driving cars is people.<p>The Los Angeles Times reports that of six crash reports filed in California so far this year, two involved a person attacking a robot car.<p>Both incidents happened in San Francisco, according to Department of Motor …

This is what your smartphone is doing to your brain — and it isn't good

All day long, we're inundated by interruptions and alerts from our devices. Smartphones buzz to wake us up, emails stream into our inboxes, notifications from coworkers and far away friends bubble up on our screens, and "assistants" chime in with their own soulless voices.<p>Such interruptions seem …

Social Media

I drank fire cider for a week — and I'm never drinking coffee again

Apple cider vinegar has been touted as the remedy for everything from dull skin to dandruff, so it's not surprising that fire cider, an apple cider vinegar drinking tonic, has been catching on too. Fire vinegar, as it's also known, is not unlike a shrub (a fruity, vinegary syrup you mix with water …

Alternative Medicine

If You Want to Get a Stronger Core, Do This Kettlebell Workout ASAP

Doing the same thing at the gym day-in and day-out can certainly get mundane. One easy way to mix things up in your fitness routine? Reaching for a kettlebell. Sure, they may look a little odd, but the bell-shaped fitness tool can help scorch calories and tone all over. One University of …

Workouts

Harman Kardon takes on HomePod with new Alexa-packed Astra smart speaker

Since Amazon debuted Alexa, the digital assistant has taken on a variety of form-factors. At Mobile World Congress this week, Harman Kardon continued that trend by announcing its latest smart speaker. Deemed Astra, the device is said to boast high quality, room-filling audio alongside Alexa’s …

The 15 biggest differences between French and American parenting

There are few things that the mythos of the French lifestyle — which purports that everything the French do, from eating to wearing clothes to putting on weddings— hasn't touched.<p>It also extends, unsurprisingly, to parenting. And, as it turns out, there are a few distinctive differences in …

Parenting

Watch: “Shark Tank” judges reject the idea Amazon just spent $1 billion on

In November 2013, an entrepreneur named Jamie Siminoff pitched his idea for a “smart doorbell” on the reality show <i>Shark Tank</i>. The show’s judges rejected the idea. Siminoff forged ahead, turning the idea into a company called Ring. News broke yesterday (Feb. 27) that Amazon is buying that company …

How to lose weight like a pro even if you’re a beginner

How to lose weight like a pro even if you’re a beginner<p>Planning how to lose weight and getting to the gym to execute your plan can be a daunting …

Exercise