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One Simple Lifestyle Change That Could Keep Your Brain Young

If you’re like the majority of Americans, developing dementia or Alzheimer’s as you age is a terrifying thought. But according to new research from …

Sex during your period just got a lot less messy

Despite the benefits of having sex while on your period—the release of serotonin is a major PMS-tamer, for one—women are pretty divided about doing …

Finally, a Problem That Only Quantum Computers Will Ever Be Able to Solve

Computer scientists have been searching for years for a type of problem that a quantum computer can solve but that any possible future classical …

Quantum Computing

New Galaxy S10 Leak Reveals Samsung's Ultimate Smartphone

Is the latest leaked image doing the rounds today the Galaxy S10? Noted leaker IceUniverse hedged the bet by using the Galaxy S10 codename of ‘Beyond’, but not explicitly saying this was the S10. And when Samsung’s flagship smartphone is launched early in 2019 I very much doubt that the S10 you …

Lifting Weights but Not Losing Fat? A Trainer Explains Why — and How to Fix It

Consistency is really the key to success when it comes to any goal you may have, especially losing weight. Changing your diet for one night or working out sporadically when you feel like it won't cut it. If you want the results to happen, you're going to need to be informed on what's best for you …

Easily transform your boring bike into an ebike with the GeoOrbital Wheel

As many popular transportation options make the switch to electric, bicycles are definitely not getting left behind. But if you aren’t interested in …

Why you should get a burner phone number, even if you aren't a spy

Apps make it easy to create a second number.<p>The first time you heard of a burner phone—a cheap prepaid mobile intended for temporary use—was probably while watching a crime drama. But an extra cell phone comes in handy even when you operate on the right side of the law.<p>A second number can help you …

19 horror movies now on Netflix that you need to see

From creature features to zombie apocalypses to straight-up slashers<p>The only thing worse than finding yourself trapped in a shadowy house with a knife-wielding serial killer is finding yourself trapped in the endless scroll of Netflix’s horror movie selection. “Violent movies”? “Ominous movies”? …

How to Ditch the News Feed Algorithm and Take Back Facebook

Facebook is better if you completely ignore the News Feed.<p>As Facebook’s role in the downfall of American democracy, media, and discourse is fiercely debated, many people have suggested: Why not just delete Facebook?<p>The truth is that there are many reasons why someone might want to keep their …

Bill Gates Is Obsessed With These 2 New Books

One is about facts, the other enlightenment.<p>Bill Gates had some awesome answers for curious Redditors on his AMA this week, commenting on topics …

Having sex could slow down aging — but only if you do it a certain number of times each week

<b>A study found that having sex a certain number of times a week may help to promote slower aging in mothers.</b><p><b>A small study suggests that having sex at</b> …

How to relax and tap into a zen feeling (almost) instantly

Stressed? With just a little practice, you can feel at 'om' almost anywhere, at any time.<p>It’s common knowledge that today’s stressors are many. According to a report from the American Psychological Association (APA), American stress levels are rising for the first time in 10 years. Also common …

Meditation

Having sex every day for a month saved my marriage

My husband, Damien, and I had been together for 10 years and married for seven when I noticed I was bored.<p>Was it the famous seven-year itch setting …

Waze vs. Google Maps: Which map app should you be using?

Time may be on the side of the Rolling Stones but for the rest of us, maximizing the number of hours in a day has turned into a daily struggle. Mere …

Here's how your favorite websites and programs look on Samsung's new super-ultrawide monitor

And for many of your everyday computing activities, it's not exactly ideal.<p>Standard monitors these days typically have a 16:9 aspect ratio, which is the relative proportion of their width to their height. Ultrawide monitors have a 21:9 aspect ratio.<p>The CHG90 is the first monitor with a 32:9 aspect …

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To Orgy or Not to Orgy

How to Recognize an Orgy<p><b>EUGENE, SIR:</b> I just got invited to a “clothing-optional” party but don’t have any idea what that means. They say women can be …

Lose 11 Pounds in a Week on This Prebiotic Soup Diet That's Good for Gut Bacteria

Over the past decade, “good bacteria” have emerged as the darlings of the weight-loss world. Again and again, top doctors and nutritionists have …

22 Steamy Sex Hacks For People In Long-Distance Relationships

Anyone on that long-distance relationship grind deserves a standing ovation. Not only are you committing to putting in that extra effort every day, …

How to Build a Lucrative Business by Renting Your Expertise

Renting your expertise to high-profile individuals, celebrities, and corporations could be your way to millions.<p>Let's face it, every hopeful entrepreneur may not have the next big app, invention or product that will make them fortune in today's market. However, that does not exclude you from …

Entrepreneurship

How to Use Awkward Silence to Get What You Want

I heard a story recently about a friend’sformer boss. When underlings would go into this person’s office to discuss something like a pay raise or …

Essential Apps You Should Install on a New PC Running Windows or macOS

You just bought a new laptop, built a new desktop PC, or are simply clean installing on a new solid state drive, good for you! Gotta love the taste …

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Fiber- The miracle carb

Why Fiber is the Miracle Carbohydrate<p>Tired of dieting? Tired of starving yourself just to lose weight? The answer is simple: FIBER!<p>December 01, …

Influence: The 4-Step Process for Selling Anything to Anyone

People only buy when they trust the person selling.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Influence is described as <i>"the capacity to have an effect on the character, development, or behavior of someone or something."</i> However as subtle as some forms of influence might seem as …

Selling

5 Ways Anyone Can Create a Profitable Podcast

Looking to get into podcasting? Here's how to gain -- and grow -- a following.<p>Podcasting is an emerging industry, and big names such as Mark Cuban and Gary Vaynerchuk are now starting shows to expand their considerable reach even further. Podcasts are also a great way for newer entrants to gain the …

How Culling the Color Blue Can Improve Your Images

I don't have a vendetta with the color blue, or any colors for that matter; that would be odd. I do, however, remove the color blue either entirely …

Outrank Your Competitors on Google with This 1 Simple Strategy

Don't let your low search ranking cause you to miss out on business opportunities. Show Google that your site is relevant by launching this strategy.<p>Search engine optimization has become a necessary component of any modern digital marketing plan. If potential customers cannot easily find your …

Millennials Are Making Millions in Manufacturing

Designing, building and selling your own product is being an entrepreneur in a big way.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Call it the digital revolution. Call it the information age. With the new economy pouring billions of dollars into non-tangible assets every quarter, …

Startups

5 trends that will drive social media in 2018

Social media has become a necessary part of the way businesses interact with customers, whether it be reaching new ones or maintaining relationships …