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How You Can Hack Your Sleep with Exercise

Exercise and sleep are closely related -- but you might be surprised exactly how they're intertwined.<p>Regular exercise has tons of well-documented health benefits, but have you considered how much impact your afternoon workout has on your nightly snooze? New research indicates that exercise — …

3 Small-Cap Marijuana Stocks That Could Be Humongous Winners

You've probably seen the incredible gains racked up by some of the largest Canadian marijuana stocks in recent weeks. The market caps of several of these stocks are now so great that even investors with the most optimistic views about the prospects for the cannabis industry are leery of buying.<p>But …

Florida

How Wildfire Risks Impact California's Homeowners Insurance Market

Wildfire poses considerable risk to Californians, and the associated increases in home insurance prices can cause financial hardship for families. …

Public Policy

10 Books That Make You Smarter

If you Google “books that make you smarter,” you’ll come up with over 91.000.000 search results. This isn’t a fluke: reading has always been believed …

Frederick Douglass

Spotify and Ancestry can use your real DNA to tell your "musical DNA"

“What is the sound of you?”<p>This was a question Ancestry, the world’s largest for-profit genealogy company, recently asked its users. Their in-home saliva test can give you an idea of where you’ve come from—but how can you translate that new-found knowledge into something more tangible?<p>Music might …

Soundtracks

TSA Canine Adoption Program

The Transportation Security Administration utilizes dogs in many capacities. Some of them, for whatever reason, don't make the cut for government …

San Antonio

The Pentagon’s Wild Plan for Mind-Controlled Drones

The U.S. military has tested, multiple times, a brain implant that allows a human operator to simultaneously control, with their thoughts, up to …

University of Florida

Solar-powered quadcopter can reportedly "fly for hours"

We've heard about "solar-powered" quadcopters before, in which their battery is charged by ground-based photovoltaic panels. Now, however, …

The best Apple Watch apps: from fitness tracking to mini games

By Aimée Bradshaw<p>Apple Watches have a multitude of uses – whether it's tracking your heart rate, allowing you to take calls (quite literally) on the …

Apple Watch

The Power to Ride More Trails

Put yourself in our shoes: You just made the most celebrated and awarded e-mountain bike in existence. Do you give yourself a high-five and go get …

The top fitness gadgets to upgrade your workout

When it comes to powering up your daily workout, make sure this exercise tech is in the running<p>Neo Smart Turbo Trainer by Tacx<p>Skillrun by …

Fenix

‘We will get regular body upgrades’: what will humans look like in 100 years?

I don’t believe solving ageing will increase an economic divide. The benefits will be extraordinarily valuable<p>Some companies encourage their employees to get chipped, so bosses can better track workflow<p>Predicting the future is a fool’s game at the best of times. Right now it’s madness – so much is …

These exercise startups are sweating it out

Three local companies are using technology to make working out more appealing.

Learn how to draw from top illustrators with 7 courses for $39

From design ambitions to personal enjoyment, there are many reasons to learn drawing. If you want to master perspective and improve your shading, the Fundamentals of Drawing Bundle is a great place to start. This bundle of seven courses is now only <b>$39</b> (Orig. $695) at 9to5Toys Specials.<p>Whether you …

Comic Books

Orthodontists aren't smiling about teeth-straightening start-ups - Los Angeles Times

It’s easier than ever to get straighter teeth. Orthodontists think that’s a big problem.<p>Where metal braces installed in a doctor’s office were once the only way to correct misaligned teeth, a new method that uses removable clear aligners can eliminate a visit to an orthodontist and save patients …

Customers

The only portable charger an Apple fan will ever need

If you’re an Apple fan, there are two devices you have on your person at all times. The first is obviously your iPhone, and the second is your Apple …

Apple Watch

The Coming Crime Wars

Future conflicts will mostly be waged by drug cartels, mafia groups, gangs, and terrorists. It is time to rethink our rules of engagement.<p>Wars are on …

El Salvador

Check Out Our Favorite Reader-Submitted iOS 12 Shortcuts 

A mere two days ago—fresh off the official launch of iOS 12 and the grand<p>renamingdebut of Apple’s Shortcuts app—I asked Lifehacker readers for your …

iOS

3D Printing Market to Witness Huge Growth by 2025: Demand, Rising Trends and New Technologies with key players – 3D Systems, Arcam, Autodesk, Stratasys, ExOne, Hoganas

Sep 20, 2018 (Heraldkeeper via COMTEX) -- HTF MI released a new market study on Global 3D Printing Market with 100+ market data Tables, Pie Chat, …

Emerging Technology

This Endlessly Reusable Notebook Turns My Doodles Into Emails

Automatically share your work by snapping a picture — then wipe it clean and start again.<p>I’m a professional gadget person, but there are times when I …

What else can Big Data do? Pick stocks.

September 21, 2018<p>This week, we've been covering how technology has changed investing and will continue to change it. That conversation leads us to artificial intelligence. A Wall Street industry poll earlier this year said a majority of hedge funds are now using artificial intelligence and machine …

Molly Wood

JD.com: An In-Depth Risk And Reward Video Analysis

Chinese specialty retailer and e-commerce company JD.com (JD) is trading close to 50% below its 52-week high. Volatile and uncertain future margins …

Trading

Psychologists Studied 5,000 Genius Kids for 45 Years — Here Are Their 6 Key Takeaways

Even kids with genius-level IQs need teachers to help them reach their full potential.<p>Follow thousands of superbright kids for four and a half …

Standardized Testing

The Coolest Things in iOS 12

New features coming to Apple's mobile OS range from serious to silly. And you can check them out now by upgrading to iOS 12, which launched …

iOS

Solar panels replaced tarmac on a motorway -- here are the results

Four years ago a viral campaign wooed the world with a promise of fighting climate change and jump-starting the economy by replacing tarmac on the …

Solar Panels

Priming a Hitter’s Brain: EEG Case Study Part 2

As more metrics become readily available for use in sport performance, we’ve seen baseball go through changes on and off the field, both …

The Brain

The Diamond Miners of Turin

<b>By Dr Alex Bond, Dr Paul Widdop and Dr Dan Parnell</b><p>Talent identification and development is not too dissimilar in many ways to the mining of precious …

Mining

How Telstra handles subsea cables during typhoons

Telstra was able to ensure there was no interruption of services across its subsea cables during Typhoon Mangkhut thanks to its submarine network …

Telstra

Trade Of The Week

<b>Trade Of The Week</b><p><b>Tempur Sealy Bulls Accumulate Amid Mattress Firm Woes, New Product Launch</b><p>Date: 9/12/18<p>Tempur Sealy (TPX) shares have pulled back to …

Hedge Funds

Mitochondrial DNA Could Be Key to Reversing Ageing

Researchers from the University of Alabama have identified a method by which it is possible to reduce the signs of ageing, such as wrinkles and hair …

Mitochondrial DNA