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Apple could keep us waiting for 3 new iPads

Apple is expected to launch three new iPad models in various sizes in 2017, but we may have to wait until the second half of the year to get our hands on them.<p>Sources in Apple’s supply chain have confirmed earlier reports that three new models are coming — but they’re unlikely to arrive this spring …

25 book recommendations from some of the smartest people in tech

Our goal has always been to give you rare, unprecedented access to the people shaping the tech industry— specifically, the advice that they've gained through experience, or used to get where they are today.<p>So when we sat down earlier this year to double down on this mission, we wondered who these …

Improve Your Running Form With A DIY Analysis

<i>It’s easier than ever to capture and critique your running form.</i>Training for most athletic pursuits requires not only fitness and conditioning, but …

How to Build a Simple DIY Deck on a Budget

This DIY deck is a gorgeous addition to Alexi Politis’ backyard. Alexi blogs about DIY projects, design and entertaining at Seeking Alexi. She …

4 Hard Questions to Ask About Your Company’s Purpose

jennifer maravillas FOR HBR<p>In the early 1930s, cars in Europe were still a luxury for the rich. But in 1933 Dr. Ferdinand Porsche launched the People’s Car: Volkswagen. Its purpose was to enhance people’s lives through great engineering that offered everyone an accessible, high-quality car. The …

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How to Turn Your Customers Into Brand Evangelists

You worked hard to setup your store, curate your products, build your brand, and share your story — but, gone are the days of “if you build it, they …

Encouraging Brand Evangelism among Employees: Beyond Retail

For most people, the concept of brand evangelism is typically associated with motivating consumers to promote a product or service among their …

How I Learned to Love Swimming Laps for Exercise

Swim for fitness. That sounded easy: I already knew how to swim. So one day I stood on the pool deck looking at all the other happy lap swimmers, …

Hey, startups: Here’s the best thing you can do to get ready for a possible downturn

There are a lot of things that can muck up a startup — bad hires, improper focus or expanding too quickly.<p>But there’s one thing that alleviates much …

Startups

Olympus 25mm f/1.8 Lens Review - Less Gear

If you told me that I had restrict myself to one prime lens from my kit for a whole week of vacation, the Olympus 25mm f/1.8 would be the easy …

Morocco is producing solar power at night

Springing up on the edge of the Sahara desertare rows of curved mirrors as far as the eye can see.<p>They're part of what could become the biggest solar power plantin the world.<p>Morocco is investing about $2.6 billion on the construction of the Ouarzazate complex, which forms the heart of a $9 billion …

Renewable Energy

The unconventional hiring strategy your tech startup should adopt

It’s no secret that the tech space is becoming increasingly competitive. Even if your company is truly innovative, your product’s benefits and features might not be enough to set you apart.<p>Your employees, on the other hand, are a different story.<p>Your team can make or break your success, and it’s …

How To Create A Marketing Technology Blueprint

Marketers are being placed at the center of technology-related decisions with increasing regularity. While much has been written about the increased responsibility, there has been little discussion about how marketers can facilitate better technology investment decisions. To better understand how …

What Blow Jobs Really Feel Like, According to 12 Guys

"My immediate reaction in my mind is always 'OH, DAMNNNN, HERE WE GOO!'"<p>Because you know you've always wondered if they're really <i>that</i> good.<p><b>1.</b> "Kind of like having sex, honestly ... I think the sensation is similar, except <b>I think that women have more control in a sense</b>,which makes it hotter."</i> …

Coupling motions that impact swim speed

Photo: iStockIn order to move quickly through the water, the motions of a freestyler may look effortless, but they are actually very complex. The …

Maximise The Power Of Your Pull

1 of {count}Back to Start• View Larger Image.<br>• View Larger Image.<br>• View Larger Image.<br>• View Larger Image.• <i><br>Cadence is important, but the strength of your catch</i> …

25 Cult Condiments Worth Drinking the Kool-Aid For

These 25 condiments are so good (and out-there) that they've inspired a cult following.<p>These 25 cult leaders of the condiment world are proof that condiments make everything better, and have inspired fanatical followers because of it.

Ice Cream

Tested: Rudy Project Tralyx Sport Sunglasses

When trying on Rudy Project's latest sport sunglasses, which debuted at the company’s 30th Anniversary party in September, they felt so light they practically vanished while I was wearing them. Even after a few hours, I never felt any kind of weight across the tops of my ears or nose. At the same …

Sunglasses

100 podcasts that will make you smarter and more successful

Flickr/Garry KnightPodcasting is a great way to learn and be inspired. It's a new use of technology that hearkens back to the original social medium, storytelling.<p>If you have an interest in entrepreneurship, tech, leadership, business, creativity, or just learning and expanding your mind, here are …

Six pros share their swim secrets

<b>Triathlon is one of the few sports where the amateurs still get to mix it with the professionals, on the same day, on the same start line.</b><p>We’ve asked …

The Importance of Strength Training for Endurance Athletes

When talking to cyclists I often get the same response when discussing the importance of strength training. It typically goes something like, “I …

A Killer Core Workout for Cyclists Who Hate Crunches

This 10-minute routine will work the key muscles that can improve your power and endurance in the saddle. Do 12 reps of each move, one after the next, with no rest. Repeat for another set. Yep, you just got more time to ride. You're welcome.<p><b>Rotating Side Plank</b><br>Start in a push-up position. Balance on …

Workouts

Better Riding Habits

As cyclists, we can generate only about one-half horsepower, so it helps to maximize our efficiency. Winter can be a great time to focus on refining cycling technique, especially if you're riding indoors. Here are two drills that will help you make the most of your power by improving your pedaling …

Tour de France

The Best Triathlon Advice I Ever Got… | Triathlete.com

<i>Our editors and contributors share the best tips they’ve taken from</i> Triathlete <i>articles.</i><p>Every day, <i>Triathlete</i> editors and contributors compile the …

10 TED Talks Every Entrepreneur Must Watch

Maybe finding the entrepreneurial advice you need is as simple as watching TED Talks.<p>It's 2015, and it’s no secret that millions of Americans are excited about startup culture in the country and around the world. It’s hard not to be fascinated by the growing landscape of thousands of new lean …

Self-improvement

Pro swimmer Katie Ledecky’s three steps to better swim efficiency

<b>At the FINA World Championships this August, 18-year-old Katie Ledecky became the first swimmer ever to win the 200m, 400m, 800m, and 1,500m</b> …

The Slowtwitch Wetsuit Guide

Take a Look at This Beautifully Colorful Russian Apartment by Elena Chernigina and Anton Bazaliysky

Check out this beautifully colorful home in St. Petersburg, Russia, designed by Elena Chernigina<p>Check out this beautifully colorful home in St. Petersburg, Russia, designed by Elena Chernigina and Anton Bazaliysky. The Tuhachevsky Street apartment houses a family of four, and exudes a bright …

Inside The Post-Minecraft Life Of Billionaire Gamer God Markus Persson

It’s 7 p.m. on a Monday in Stockholm, and Markus Persson sits on the terrace of his ninth-story office, sipping the speedball of alcoholic beverages, a vodka Red Bull. Three hours ago he committed to not drinking today, still in recovery from a 12-drink Thursday bender while nursing an ear …