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You Will Be Amazed By These Free Things To Do In Vienna

Vienna is an amazing city. The architecture is as impressive as the city itself. There are many amazing buildings, both historic and modern that will …

European Travel

This $30 reusable smart notebook may have gotten rejected on Shark Tank, but I swear by it in my everyday life

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p><i>Rocketbook</i><p>If you're an old soul who prefers pen and paper notes (they're just more <i>personal,</i> you know?<i>)</i>, or you just get how obnoxious it is …

Google Docs

The insanity of ski jumping: Where on earth did this sport come from?

Kevin Bickner, an Olympian from Illinois, pointed to his brain and stated the obvious.“You have to have something loose up here,” he told Minnesota’s …

This Touring Binding Will Replace Your Alpine Binding

Innovation in binding technology has largely focused on solving one question: How do you make a pin binding, which is great for touring uphill, …

The 2018 Ski of the Year

Details Details<p><b>Price:</b> $800<p><b>Dimensions:</b> 135-105-125<p><b>Weight:</b> 171, 180, 189<p><b>Radius:</b> 17.8<p>For skiers, there is perhaps no greater search than for the perfect …

Back in black: Leatherman’s Signal gets upgrade fans have been clamoring for

When the Leatherman Signal multitool first made its debut a few years back, it was hailed as a great option for anyone who needed to carry an array …

Multi-tools

Will DPS Phantom Kill Ski Wax?

Let’s be honest: waxing skis is important maintenance, but also a total pain in the ass, so most of us don’t do it. That might change, however, thanks to a new technology just announced by DPS.<p>DPS defines the tech, called Phantom, as a “permanent base glide treatment.” It's a one-time treatment you …

Adventure Travel

The Best Watches Under $150

There are plenty of affordable but high-quality watches that will help you track your trail progress or accessorize that new suit. To find the best ones, we scoured online reviews then put a handful to the test. Here are our five favorites under $150.<p>Timex Weekender Chrono ($50)<p>The Weekender is a …

Real Estate

Cheap Survival Gear: Best You Can Buy for Under $25

Whether you’re working on buffing up your survival gear stockpile for cheap, or you’re just looking for some affordable survival stocking stuffers to …

Stocking Stuffers

Nest Caravan delivers a monocoque-built glamping adventure

We've seen some impressive new camping trailers out of Oregon this season, including High Camp Trailers and Freespirit. The Nest adds yet another. …

Netgear's Arlo: The Best Home Security Cameras?

Netgear has made a big move into the home automation world with the release of Arlo, a friendly mini-camera system that seems to be just the start of …

This Entrepreneur Lets His Employees Work Wherever They Want | Inc.com

<i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>Office life is so passé.<p>Putting a bunch of people being in an artificial environment and making them pretend to get along isn’t necessarily the ideal way to run a business.<p>So Christian Mischler …

Business Strategy

Growing a penis at 12: the 'Guevedoce' boys of the Dominican Republic

Scientists and BBC presenter travelled to the Dominican Republic to meet the 'Guevedoce' males who do not grow a penis until puberty<p>I hated going through puberty; voice cracking, swinging moods, older brother laughing at me. But compared to Johnny, who lives in a small town in the Dominican …

Why Vegan Diets Suck

5 reasons to enjoy your ham and cheese sandwich<p>There is no one right way to eat for everyone.<p>We are all different and what works for one person may not work for the next.<p>I personally advocate consumption of both animals and plants and I think there is plenty of evidence that this is a reasonable …

You can buy the only sunglasses made with NASA-certified technology for less than $80

From the surface of the moon to a crescent Earth, their eyes have experienced firsthand a grandeur that most of us will never witness.<p>But those breathtaking views come at a high price for many because in space, astronauts are exposed to higher levels of high-energy light, or radiation, compared to …

Hall of Fame

25 Of The Best Employee Perks You Need To Have

Thanks to companies in Silicon Valley, employees have high expectations of the perks that your company offers.Besides perks like medical and dental …

The Workplace

Successful Entrepreneurs Do Six Things When Their Business Is In A Rut

Starting a business can be difficult, but sustaining and growing a business is an entirely different effort. Perhaps this explains why eight out of 10 entrepreneurs who start businesses fail within the first 18 months. Having been a corporate officer and a successful entrepreneur, I’ve learned that …

Business Strategy

What I learned when I followed Benjamin Franklin’s schedule for a week

I've heard time and again that the most successful people in life rise and reflect before the sun does, so I figured why not give it a shot myself and see if I magically get successful over night too?<p>Even though I hated myself the second I hit "publish" on that post, because who the hell wants to …

Game of Thrones

Why a Facebook cofounder thinks tech companies are destroying employees’ personal lives for nothing

I wish I had slept more hours, and exercised regularly. I wish I had made better decisions about what to eat or drink — at times I consumed more soda and energy drinks than water. I wish I had made more time for other experiences that helped me grow incredibly quickly once I gave them a chance.<p>You …

Tech Industry

The One Rule That Changed My Work-Life Balance Forever

I get really frustrated when I read productivity articles.How to do more in your workday, how to hustle and work 14 hour days without burning out, …

Time Management

9 Great American Mountain Biking Trails

Know what you need more of in your summer? Mountain biking. So, here are ten of our favorite mountain biking trails.<p>South Boundary, Taos, New Mexico<p>(Ben Freeman/Flickr)<p><b>Distance</b>: 20.8 miles <b><br>Technical Difficulty</b>: Intermediate to Advanced <b><br>Endurance</b>: 5 out of 10 (more without a shuttle)<p>This mountain epic …

Hiking

Up in the Air: Meet the Man Who Flies Around the World for Free

Last year, a young man walked into the Seattle airport and took the next flight to anywhere — and he hasn't come down since<p>The boarding procedure has …

Multimillionaire celebrity coach Tony Robbins shares a life-changing moment that forever changed how he thinks about money

He went from a cash-strapped upbringing to an estimated net worth of $440 million, has coached some of the wealthiest people in the world, and even wrote a book about mastering your money, "MONEY: Master The Game."<p>His financial perspective is unique — he does not equate wealth with a dollar sign— …

Tony Robbins

A reporter scored $50,000 for retirement thanks to a loophole some couples could use

This loophole, which economist Larry Kotlikoff and reporter Paul Solman write about in their book, "Get What's Yours: The Secrets to Maxing Out Your Social Security," is all thanks to something called a spousal benefit.<p>"The spousal benefit dates back to the early days of the Social Security …

Retirement

13 Awesome Kid Bicycles for Lil' Rippers

These 13 sweet kids bicycles, chosen by our gear experts, pack all the performance of full-size models and will make riding easier and more fun.

Cycling

How to retire in your 30s: save most of your money and rethink your core values

Seven in 10 Americans are disengaged from their jobs, according to Gallup. That's more than two-thirds of us who are unfulfilled by our work, just dragging our sorry selves to and from the office every day.<p>One community has an attractive answer: just quit.<p>A burgeoning online community advocates …

Retirement

Basis Peak: The Important Features Of The Apple Watch For Less

$199 Basis Peak has the most important features of the Apple Watch.<p>I admit it. The Apple Watch is beautiful, especially if you opt for the models that start at $599. I really like the look of the $699 33mm Stainless Steer Case with Milanese Loop. I also think that Apple did an amazing job on the …

Smartwatches

Disaster Is Inevitable When The Two Decade-Old Stock Bubble Bursts

Six years after the Global Financial Crisis, the U.S. stock market continues to soar to new heights with nary a pullback or correction. In this piece, I will explain why the stock market is experiencing a new bubble that is actually another wave of the bubble that has existed since the mid-1990s.<p>A …

Stock Markets

Highfive Raises $32 Million To Bring Cheap Video To Conference Rooms Worldwide

Companies like Slack and Zenefits are known for how they’re changing the way we work, from reducing work email clutter to making it easier for human resources at small businesses to buy insurance for their employees.<p>Inside those companies, they’re using a new kind of video tool to be more …

Startups