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Scientists made an online calculator that tells you your 'fitness age,' and you can try it right now

But if you exercise pretty frequently and eat right, then you might be a lot younger than you think — at least as far as something called your "fitness age" is concerned.<p>The "fitness-age calculator," which determines your fitness age based on how physically fit you are — rather than how many years …

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A new Xbox One is coming next year — and it’s going to blow the PlayStation 4 out of the water

The PlayStation 4 and Xbox One are about to get replaced by newer, more powerful versions of themselves.<p>Maybe you've heard of them referred to as "Project Scorpio" and PlayStation 4 "Neo"— these are the two code names given to the projects by Microsoft and Sony, respectively.<p>Both are capable of …

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Mindfulness therapy for mental health problems? 'It's more useful than drugs' | Sarah Marsh and Guardian readers

New research has raised hope for using mindfulness in treating mental ill-health. We asked readers about their experiences and had a mixed response<p>Many people, in an attempt to de-stress, have tried some form of mindfulness – the practice of sitting still and focusing on your breathing and …

The PlayStation 4 power and eject buttons are still confusing people, three years later

What the heck do those buttons do?<p>The PlayStation 4 was released in 2013. I attended an event for critics and writers where I was given one, I was taught how to use most of the system's features and I spent the rest of the evening in a hotel room playing games and exploring the new system. The …

25 high-paying jobs for creative thinkers

Creative jobs are out there. You just have to know where to look.<p>Business Insider combed through the Occupational Information Network (O*NET), a US Department of Labor database that compiles detailed information on hundreds of jobs, and looked at salary data on the US Bureau of Labor Statistics …

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The guide to building a PC for virtual reality | Polygon

So how much power do you need for your virtual reality gaming PC?<p>VR, at least the desktop variety, is an expensive technology, and it requires an impressive system. That remains true whether you're going with the Oculus Rift or the HTC Vive, and it's one of the reasons the low price of the …

Simple iPhone trick frees up storage space you didn’t know you had

Quick — go check and see if you have enough free space on your iPhone.<p>I’m guessing you’re like the rest of us, and can use a little more — especially if you’ve got a smaller iPhone in the 16 GB range.<p>If you’re looking to free up some storage space on any size iPhone, here’s a bizarre little trick …

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Why I Had to Stop Working Out to Get Healthy

My doctor gave me an unusual prescription: to stop working out. And it totally changed my relationship with exercise and my body.<p>I just pulled out a box in my house filled with my journals from college and young adulthood. I moved a year ago and I haven't been willing to face the diaries until now …

My strategy for turning $15,000 into $200,000 every month

Each company starts off with $100 in capital.<p>One has a one-month sales cycle (i.e., people go from prospect to client in one month). The other company has a four-month sales cycle.<p>Not surprisingly, the slower business brings in less over time. But do you know how much less after one year?<p>It only …

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Financial Planning | My Money | GOBankingRates

Financial planning involves much more than creating a budget, although that’s a great place to start. Your financial plan should mirror your life …

The founder of China's most valuable tech startup reveals the secret to its success

What's the company's secret to success? According to its 45-year-old CEO, Lei Jun, who was interviewed in The Wall Street Journal, it's simply about "seizing the right opportunity."<p>"Even a pig can fly if it stands at the center of a whirlwind," Jun said in a Monday front-page story discussing the …

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How to Conquer Fear, Backed By Research

Fear is… really scary, actually.<p>Research shows being afraid you’re going to lose your job can be worse than actually losing your job:<p>“…perceived job …

12 Productivity Blogs Smart People Read

Smart is smart. That’s obvious. But how exactly do you become smart? And how do you turn yourself into a productivity ninja? Generally, smart people …

New website documents how your favorite NFL team cheated

Accusations range from taping signals to performance enhancing drugs, and from tampering to salary cap shenanigans.<p>"Who cares? Every team …

The Best Exercise for Each Muscle, According to Science

You’re busy. We’re busy. We’d love to give you the <i>perfect</i> workout that’ll save you time and give you the most bang for your buck; so we consulted the …

'Shark Tank' investor Robert Herjavec explains how to know you should quit your job and become a full-time entrepreneur

So when he and his cofounder Evan Mendelsohn made a deal with "Shark Tank" investor Robert Herjavec and sales of the company's holiday sweaters starting taking off, Morton was confronted with a difficult decision.<p>Should he continue seeing dental clients and hire an outside manager to assist …

Entrepreneurship

No, stocks aren’t a good inflation hedge. Try bonds (really).

2015-05-06T07:16:42.000Z<p>By: Matthew C Klein<p>Stocks are basically bonds where the coupons tend to grow faster than the level of consumer prices. That …

Surveillance planes spotted in the sky for days after West Baltimore rioting

By Craig Timberg<p>, Reporter<p>As Benjamin Shayne settled into his back yard to listen to the Orioles game on the radio Saturday night, he noticed a small plane looping low and tight over West Baltimore — almost exactly above where rioting had erupted several days earlier, in the aftermath of the death …

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This Is How The Schedules Of Successful People Look Like

How do you spend your working day? Many people work the same amount of hours - but successful people will spend the time more productively.

6 Moves for 6-Pack Abs from Personal Trainers

If you want a lean, flaunt-worthy stomach, you need to eat a six-pack friendly diet and perform exercises that not only engage the core, but also …

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15 must-read books by tech CEOs that will give you a peek inside their brilliant minds

And a lot of them want to share their ideas with anybody who will listen.<p>We've put together 15 of the best books written by current and former tech CEOs that will give you a peek inside their fabulous minds.

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4 of the Best Tips I've Heard About Raising Money

Raising capital can be a complicated process. These 4 tips will help guide you through your next round.<p>Advice on raising money is everywhere. Lots of people are willing to tell you how much you should raise, and where you should spend it. Getting those people to actually write you checks is a …

21 Ways to Achieve Wealth and Success

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>In his book, <i>Rich Habits -- The Daily Success Habits of Wealthy Individuals</i>, Tom Corley outlines several habits that distinguish the wealthy from the nonwealthy.<p>It got me to think, How many people operate on autopilot and don’t stop to …

Self-improvement

The true story of Grand Theft Auto is a tale worth telling

Soon after the BBC announced its intention to make a film about Grand Theft Auto, I read a few tweets and comments expressing disappointment about the planned production.<p>Some are underwhelmed that the film, due in the fall, will tell the story of <i>the making</i> of the GTA games, rather than providing a …

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This Company Wants To Be The Lego Of The Internet

NEW YORK -- Joachim Horn’s refrigerator is probably smarter than yours. Sensors inside of it tell him how much remains of particular foods, so he knows what recipes he can make with what he has at home.<p>Horn was able to upgrade his fridge thanks to SAM Labs, the company he founded in 2013. The …

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Love Your Introverts (It's The Quiet Ones You Should Watch)

Steve Wozniak arguably has one of the most creative and innovative brains in the history of technology.<p>“Woz” played a huge part in the way we view the place of technology in our lives. In his book iWoz, the Apple co-founder talks about his inventions and his creative process.<p>On creativity, he …

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