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How The Mack Weldon Vesper Polo Changed My Whole Game

It hit me hard when my girlfriend said she wished I put more effort into my appearance, but I kind of got her point. I usually leave the house …

Men's Fashion

Here's How Old You Should Be When You Start a Company, According to Science. (It's Not What You Think)

The National Bureau of Economic Research used Census data to find the average age of super-successful founders.<p>Company founders can be as young as in their teens or as old as in their 80s. But is there an ideal age you should be when you start a company? It turns out there is, and it's older than …

VCS

10 slow and sensual Kama Sutra sex positions worth taking your time over

Sex really doesn't need to be wild to be enjoyable.<p>Kama Sutra positions are a classic for a reason. But good sex doesn't always have to be wild and quick, sometimes, the most pleasure can come from a slow and sensual session. We've chosen 10 of the slowest and most pleasurable positions to try, …

13 things that will happen when you ‘level-up’ as a person

Every next level of life will demand a different you. — Leonardo DiCaprio<p>According to meta-analytic data, confidence isn’t what leads to success. …

Self-improvement

Good Debt vs. Bad Debt: Here's How to Know the Difference

<i>When it comes to your finances, do you take a head-on approach or a head-in-the-sand approach? If you identify with the latter, the good news is that</i> …

Personal Finance

Everything You Need to Know About Levels in Photoshop

In Photoshop, both the levels and curves adjustment layers allow you to control the tone of your image. So which should you use? I'm a curves man …

Tutorials

Can you keep up with this advanced ab workout

Before you launch into the advanced ab workout, you will want to ease into it with some basic core exercises to warm up the abdominal muscles. The …

Workouts

A handy guide to making awesome photos

Kainaz Amaria • October 29, 2015<p>Visual storytelling is really vital to reach a wider audience. It’s how more and more people are communicating.<p>This post will guide you through the most important elements of it.<p><b>Photography is a language</b><p>What do I mean by this? There is a method to creating images and …

Landscape Photography

7 Ways to Get People To Like You From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

Self-help

I'm a financial planner, and this is the best advice I can give to people who are new to investing

One of the questions I'm most frequently asked has to do with what's needed to begin investing. Some folks want to know how much money they need to begin. Others have a strong desire to buy a few stocks they heard about. And then there are people who have spent a long time thinking about getting …

Retirement

10 Machine Learning Algorithms You Should Know to Become a Data Scientist

Machine learning practitioners have different personalities. While some of them are “I am an expert in X and X can train on any type of data,” where …

15 Italian Cooking Secrets That Will Change Your Life

The beauty of learning how to cook Italian food the right way is that you don't have to go to a restaurant every time the craving strikes. From making the perfect pasta to having the essential pantry staples on hand, there are a few secrets Italian cooks always have up their sleeves that come in …

Italian Food

Bottled water from major brands like Aquafina, Nestle, and Dasani has been found to contain tiny plastic particles that you're drinking

When you drink from a plastic bottle of fresh H20, you're sipping more than just water.<p>A new report from Orb Media reveals how major bottled water brands, including Aquafina, Dasani, Nestle and Evian all have tens, hundreds, and in some cases, thousands of microplastic particles floating in their …

Pollution

These Lower Ab Exercises Will Make You So Sore, It'll Hurt to Laugh!

Work your core with these intense moves that specifically target the lower abs. Um, we're sorry, but you'll definitely be sore tomorrow. Avoid anything funny at all costs, because it'll hurt to laugh!

Workouts

Headlights Use a Million Micro-Mirrors to Project Images On the Road

A head-up display taken to a whole new level.<p>The technology was touted by BMW back in November 2002 as the "light from the future" and the "third step after bixenon and adaptive light." And while it would be an auxiliary device at the outset, it would—at some point—become "the only front lighting …

12 Tricks To Make A Small Home Look Spacious

If you have a small home there are a number of different things that you can do to make it look bigger than it looks. A good trick to keep in mind is …

According To Science This Is The One Exercise You Need To Burn Belly Fat

Whether you are a every-day-gym-bunny or a once-a-week-wonder, you will know that there are some areas that are harder to tone and shift weight from …

This 747 private jet makes Donald Trump's plane look tiny

For most people, private jets such as the $61.5 million Gulfstream G550 or the Bombardier Global Series are the epitome of luxury air travel, but there are a select few who can afford more than that. They're converting airliners into private flying palaces.<p>The most famous example in recent memory …

Aviation

5 reasons the NBA Finals aren't over yet

If we keep telling ourselves the finals can yet be saved, perhaps our wishes will come true.<p>The Warriors took a commanding 2-0 lead over the Cavaliers on Sunday, winning by 33 at home. Eulogies for Cleveland are already being written, and the NBA Finals didn't even start a week ago. Heck, just two …

Basketball

13 things to accomplish with your money before 40

Everyone's allowed a few life mulligans, but by the time you've hit the big 3-0, you should have sorted out most of the reckless habits we tend to fall into as young 20-somethings.<p>This is especially true for money matters, considering you're close to entering your peak earning years. According to …

Personal Finance

5 Cheap Dividend Growth Stocks With 25% Upside

Today I’m going to share my favorite retirement investment with you. Even with the stock market at elevated levels, I expect it to earn me 8-10% annually over the long haul.<p>Last month my software company setup a 401K retirement plan through Vanguard. I had to select my funds – and that gave me …

Investing

Alfa Romeo's 510-Horsepower BMW Killer

It’s make-or-break time for Fiat Chrysler Automobiles NV’s long-awaited revamp of Alfa Romeo, with the sporty Italian brand’s first luxury sedan …

Alfa Romeo

Wall Street's favorite shirt startup just unveiled a dress shoe at a shockingly low price

Wall Street, in particular, is in love with its shirts. In 2015 Combatant Gentleman was the most shipped-to menswear package at Goldman Sachs, according to cofounder Vishaal Melwani.<p>The next frontier for the e-tailer? Shoes.<p>Sticking with the company's theme, the shoes are a modern style with a …

Clothing

These secret codes have completely changed how I watch Netflix

We've all been there. You sit down on the couch, turn on Netflix, and the next thing you know, you've spent 20 minutes scrolling through shows and movies without finding a single thing you actually want to watch.<p>You feel like you've seen everything before, the recommended choices don't look …

Entertainment

Mercedes C63 AMG: car review

It looks like an ordinary four-door family saloon, but don’t be fooled: this new V8 Merc is one of the fastest cars you can buy<p><b>Price: £66,810</b> <b><br>Top speed: 155mph</b><b><br>0-62mph: 4 seconds</b><b><br>CO2 per km: 192g</b><b><br>MPG: 34.</b><b>5</b><p>Last month I went to a quiz night hosted by a motoring firm. It was quite intimidating brushing …

Middle Age

Why The Hell Would You Buy A Mazda Miata When This V12 Mercedes Is Way Cheaper?

One of the first issues readers bring up when I write these articles is the fact that the featured cars are often expensive to maintain and repair …

Forgiveness: The Unspoken Gift

Life can become unruly at times, well actually most of the time. During a pivotal time in my life, I discovered the unspoken gift, forgiveness. Who would have thought that the greatest gift in my marriage would be forgiveness. After almost 17 years of marriage, my husband told me he had fallen out …

Positive Thinking

ASK A FINANCIAL PLANNER: 'I'm moving in with my partner — what should we talk about?'

<i>I am about to move in with my significant other and we've been having a lot of frank conversations about money. Do you have any topics you'd recommend we discuss?</i><p>Congrats on making a big decision to move in with your significant other! It's wonderful that you and your partner are having open …

Personal Finance

ISIS has destroyed key oil infrastructure in Libya

Earlier this month, ISIS attacked and set fire to seven oil storage tanks at the port. Early reports say that the latest attacks have also resulted in huge plumes of black smoke emanating from the port.<p>ISIS also targeted oil pipelines that travel from the Amal oilfield to the port of Es Sider, …

Oil

The NYC blizzard is getting so crazy, people are skiing and snowboarding in the streets

New York City is getting walloped with snow — and that's making a select few skiers and snowboarders happy.<p>Winter storm Jonas unloaded over 16 inches of snow in the city as of 2 p.m. Saturday afternoon, according to The Weather Channel.<p>Forecasters expect the storm to dump over 25 inches of snow …

Weather