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Weight Lost: Tired Of Feeling Sick And Drained All The Time, This Woman Lost 168 Pounds

<b>Who:</b> Jackie Laing<p><b>Occupation:</b> Creative writer<p><b>City:</b> Dawson Creek, B.C.<p><b>Age:</b> 40<p><b>By The Numbers:</b> 297 pounds at my heaviest, currently at 129 pounds, for a …

10 Super Low-Cost Business Ideas That Anyone Can Start - OLBlog

• <b>House sitting/pet sitting:</b> Watching overclients’ homes, pets or both while they’re on out of town requiresliterally no equipment. You will want to …

Canadian dollar zooms to 76 cents US as Fed signals caution on rates

The Canadian dollar was up three-quarters of a cent and stock markets turned around after a speech by Federal Reserve chair Janet Yellen indicated …

This super-thin OLED desk lamp will also charge your phone

Do you take your desk lighting seriously? <i>Really</i> seriously? You'll want to look at Aerelight's just-shipped A1 desk lamp, then. The eye-catching design uses an OLED panel to illuminate your room, which both makes it wafer-thin and produces a natural-looking, energy-efficient glow that should last as …

Investor bets Canadian housing is a bubble set to burst

<b>Nigel D'Souza</b><p><b>Occupation</b><p>Hedge fund administration<p><b>The portfolio</b><p>Includes short positions in the Canadian banks and Tesla Motors Inc.; long positions in gold mining companies and Smith & Wesson Holding Corp.<p><b>The investor</b><p>Before becoming an investor, Nigel D'Souza read widely on economic and financial …

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Look directly at the 'Sunshine' with Oculus VR

Oculus Rift offers some pretty out of this world experiences (punching sharks and becoming a bird immediately come to mind), but getting an up-close and personal with the sun aren't among them. Until now, of course. That, my friends, is what <i>Sunshine Observation Deck</i> is for. If it looks familiar, …

BMW's Mini Coopers labelled 'junk' as owner hit with $10K engine repairs

An Ontario woman has decided to Go Public, as she fights to get Mini Canada, owned by BMW, to pay $10,200 to repair her Mini Cooper, after a blown …

10 Behaviors You Never See in Successful People

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>When you spend decades working with executives and business leaders, you really can’t help but observe what works and doesn’t work over the long haul. One thing I’ve noticed, it’s not intrinsic characteristics or personal habits that …

Edible Tree Bark: The Ultimate Survival Food

Image source: tourismpurewalking.com<p>Many of us eat quite a few leaves and roots almost daily, and occasionally some tender shoots too, such as …

Holy crap, this parrot is actually a woman posing in bodypaint

Man, it took me an embarrassingly long time to see her but she's there all right. The picture above is not a parrot but a woman in bodypaint posing …

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A Mysterious New Coffee Shop Called 'Dumb Starbucks' Is Baffling Los Angeles

A parody coffee shop mocking Starbucks opened this weekend in Los Angeles and is quickly becoming a sensation on social media.<p>The shop, "Dumb Starbucks," looks nearly identical to the real Starbucks—with the exception of the word "dumb" being prefixed to the title and menu items.<p>A Starbucks …

Refreshing or Revolting: 2015 Hyundai Genesis Sedan

The 2015 Hyundai Genesis sedan shown at the 2014 Detroit auto show is the first production model to receive the automaker’s new Fluidic Sculpture 2.0 design language, which is said to incorporate “fluid aesthetics, the modern Hyundai look, and premium ambience.” In contrast to the last-generation …

Vimeo Updated to Bring Search Back to iPad, Tap and Hold Thumbnails to Share

Vimeo for iOS 7 has been updated to bring back the search function to iPads. In addition, you can now tap and hold video thumbnails to share, …

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Researchers laugh in the face of flatness with new approaches to haptic displays (video)

If the future of haptic technology is your jam, then the symposium on User Interface Systems and Technology at the University of St. Andrews is the place to be this week. Teams from Disney Research and the University of Bristol will present two different approaches to adding 3D tactility to touch …

27 Books Every Entrepreneur Should Read

So we've pulled together the essential reading list for entrepreneurs — from our own reading, and recommendations from founders, VCs, and CEOs.<p>Are there any other important books you think should've made the cut? Let us know in the comments.

How Far is it to Mars?

If the Earth were 100 pixels wide,<p>Low Earth Orbit<br>Hubble & the ISS<p>GPS Satellite Orbit<p>100 pixels<p>(12,756km)<p>The Moon would be 3000 pixels away.<p>27 …

Toyota mini doc chronicles Tundra towing Space Shuttle Endeavor

Toyota has worked up a quick video detailing the brand's involvement in the transportation of the Space Shuttle Endeavour last year. As you may recollect, the California Science Center ran into a hitch when it came to moving Endeavour from LAX to its new home. While most of the route would be …

Hyundai refining dealer strategy for premium models

<i>Automotive News</i> reports Hyundai is set to give its sales strategy for premium vehicles a once-over. Moving forward, each of the automaker's five North American regions will have a premium product operations manager. Those managers will all report directly to a senior group manager based at the …

New Cars, Used Cars for Sale, Car Reviews and News

Looking for the best car wax to buff out your ride? Here are some of our favorite brands.<p>Document shows how the parts company will be separated like Ferrari.<p>It's stunningly fast, undeniably beautiful, and somehow even feels like a good deal at its base price of $308,859.<p>A PCH convoy will have one …

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California city launches free public WiFi to all residents

This week, Santa Clara broke some new ground by blanketing its entire city with free public WiFi. The public WiFi network spans across 19 square …