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20 Easy, Everyday Things You Can Do to Improve Your Life in 2016

<b>1. Write down three things you're grateful for every day.</b> Taking the time to thoughtfully consider what you're thankful for reminds you that you already have many of the things you want -- and that's worth celebrating.<p><b>2. Gossip less.</b> Frequent gossiping can be detrimental to your relationships and …

5 Things to Know About Netflix's Making a Murderer

Everybody’s talking about Netflix’s new true crime documentary series, Making a Murderer.<p>Filmed and produced over ten years, the series examines the …

How Windows 10 will change smartphones forever

Continuum has the potential to not only redefine how people see smartphones but also computers. Compared to flying cars having a phone/PC hybrid is …

Art Still Offers Hope: My Interview With Peter Seibt

<i>Artist, Peter Seibt</i><p>We may all be familiar with the critiques of the art world. It is a world more concerned about manipulating and controlling the monetary price of art than about the <i>value</i> of art.<p>According to Allison Schrager, "To understand why [the art world is manipulated], you must first …

Art

Essential Skills Of Project Managers In 2015

With changes in the economic, business and regulatory landscape, organizations need capable and qualified project managers now more than ever to take …

Travel Like A Pro This Holiday: 9 Smart Hacks

Just thinking about checking luggage and boarding lines during the holiday travel season is enough to summon a headache. Delays are inevitable. …

The 4 New Color Pairings of Fall

We're taking notes from some of our favorite runway looks and shopping fresh color combinations for the new season. From mossy green paired with sky blue to rich jewel tone combosget inspired to mix it up.<p>We're taking notes from some of our favorite runway looks and shopping fresh color …

9 Genius Hair Hacks for Enviable Locks

<i>Every Monday we tap an industry expert for tips that only insiders know. This week, hairstylist Rodney Cutler—Redken ambassador, Cutler Salons owner, and mastermind of Emma Watson's 2010 pixie cut—reveals nine foolproof ways to hack your hair routine this season.</i><p>Photo: Getty<p>1. Take it easy on the …

Dressing 9 to 5—What the Most Stylish Women Wear to Work: L.A. Art Dealer Michelle Papillion

<i>Michelle Papillion, 32, is founder and owner of Papillion, an airy whitewashed contemporary gallery in Los Angeles's Leimert Park. She's known for her exceptional eye and style, and in just four years she's grown her gallery into a major force on both coasts. Here, she talks about how she defines</i> …

Barneys New York

Bluesmart wants to crowdfund the 'world's first' connected luggage

Losing your luggage is no fun, but while companies like Trakdot have been selling trackers for some time, a startup is taking to Indiegogo to create what it calls the "world's first smart, connected carry-on." Bluesmart is a small suitcase with a host of features that its makers believe frequent …

Blake Lively's Chic Mom-to-Be Style

From colorful statement coats to feminine dresses, click through for the best of Blake Lively's pregnancy style.<p>While expecting her first child, James, Blake Lively proved she could still master street style as a first-time mom-to-be. Now on her second pregnancy, the actress continues her chic …

Here’s how to measure Apple Pay’s success

Apple Pay launches today. We’ve heard a lot of talk about this new NFC-enabled mobile shopping option from Apple. But others have tried to sell consumers on the digital wallet idea before and boldly failed.<p>If Apple wants us to trade in our wallets once and for all, Apple Pay will need to win on …

The Hummingbird Effect: How Galileo Invented Timekeeping and Forever Changed Modern Life

While we appreciate it in the abstract, few of us pause to grasp the miracles of modern life, from artificial light to air conditioning, as <b>Steven Johnson</b> puts it in the excellent <b>How We Got to Now: Six Innovations That Made the Modern World</b> (<i>public library</i>), “how amazing it is that we drink water …

These Stunning Underwater Photos Were Taken With a Desktop Scanner

An artist goes diving with a custom-built scanner. These wild images are the result.<p><i>(Photo Credit: Emy Mazzola)</i><p>Rippling Images is a fitting name for Nathaniel Stern's latest works of art, and in more ways than one. The collection shows off 18 prints captured under the rippling water of a live coral …

Apple aiming for $5 Beats Music streaming subscriptions

Having helped pioneer the concept of the $0.99 music track on iTunes, Apple is now trying to bring down the price of streaming music.<p>According to a new report published by <i>Re/code</i>, Apple is pushing music labels for extensive price cuts that would bring the cost of a Beats Music subscription from its …

Music Streaming

Why would a Russian submarine enter Swedish waters?

If a Russian submarine really has been stranded off the coast of Sweden, it raises the question - what could it have been getting up to? Roland Oliphant explains<p>If the Swedish navy’s <b>hunt for a missing “Russian submarine”</b> sounds like a throw-back to the Cold War, it is no coincidence.<p>Diplomats in …

Cold War

Mother doesn't believe her son beat boy to death

ATGLEN, Pa. (AP) — The mother of a man accused of striking his girlfriend's 3-year-old with a frying pan, hanging him upside down and hitting him, …

The Most Memorable Ads of the 2014 Campaign

Political advertising is a mainstay of American politics. And no political season is complete without instances of the outrageous, offensive, poignant, and funny images that flash across the television screen trying to elect politicians.<p>This year is no exception. While hundreds of thousands of …

Government

OnePlus sells 500,000 phones, makes almost no profit on each one

Smartphone newcomer OnePlus has revealed it has sold 500,000 devices since it launched the OnePlus One during the summer. The phone made quite an …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Review<p>A deep dive on <i>Avengers</i> for those who've seen the movie.<p>By The Editors of GQ4 days agoView More<p>Hair Gods<p>See the Avengers star's new facial hair …

Man and Uber Man

Uber, Travis Kalanick’s smartphone-based car service, has been valued at $18.2 billion, but its C.E.O. still spends a lot of his time on the warpath. His enemies include the taxi industry, regulators around the world, his rivals, and even, on occasion, his customers.<p>Every now and then, when he’s …

We listen to sad music to feel nostalgic

If sadness is an unpleasant emotion, then why are we at times so drawn to sad music? By <b>Dan Ruderman</b><p>In a recent study Liila Taruffi and Stefan Koelsch …

Ukraine crisis: Tanks 'cross border' from Russia

<b>A column of 32 tanks and 30 trucks has crossed into eastern Ukraine from Russia, the Ukrainian government says.</b><p>The trucks were carrying ammunition and fighters, said a military spokesman, but the BBC cannot confirm his report.<p>A fragile ceasefire has been in place since 5 September, although …

Russia

Robyn, Avicii, more are getting their own Swedish postage stamps

Sending letters is about to get much more exciting: Max Martin, First Aid Kit, Robyn, Avicii, and Seinabo Sey will be the new faces of Sweden’s …

Support for legal pot down off its high

Even as the national experiment legalizing recreational pot spread this week to Oregon, Alaska and Washington, D.C., a new poll suggests the enthusiasm among voters has hit a plateau.<p>A majority, 51%, favors legalizing marijuana, according to a Gallup Poll. That's about where support has been since …

Obama Administration

The 16 Wisest Things Men Have Ever Said About Style

From the likes of Cary Grant, Tom Ford, Charles Bukowski, Ralph Lauren, and Charles Dickens<p><b>"Style is knowing who you are, what you want to say, and not giving a damn."<br>– Gore Vidal, Writer</b><p>"A man should look as if he had bought his clothes with intelligence, put them on with care, and then forgotten …

Men's Fashion

The $9 Billion Witness: Meet JPMorgan Chase's Worst Nightmare

She tried to stay quiet, she really did. But after eight years of keeping a heavy secret, the day came when Alayne Fleischmann couldn't take it …

Human Rights