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Secret settings that make any Android phone feel twice as fast

The annual Mobile World Congress trade show is less than a week away, which means we’re about to be introduced to some of the most exciting new …

Android Phones

Bodybuilding in Your 50s: The Diet Puzzle - WSJ

By<p>Jen Murphy<p><b>Meals at</b> Fire Department Station 1 in Everett, Wash., resemble Thanksgiving dinner. The station averages 1,000 calls a month and the crew fuels accordingly. “Our plates are what most people use as meat platters,” says captain Richard Langford. Four years ago, Mr. Langford, 51, realized …

Bodybuilding

Bounty hunters are legally hacking Apple and the Pentagon – for big money

A growing roster of ‘white hat’ hackers earn thousands finding chinks in the digital armor of the US government and companies such as Apple and Google<p>Nathaniel Wakelam became a bounty hunter when he was 18.<p>Now 21, it is his full time job. This month so far he has earned $21,150, in installments: he …

50 Of The Best Dessert Recipes Of All Time

Dig in.<p>When it comes to dessert, the HuffPost Taste editors have got you covered. Between chocolate brownies, homemade ice cream, chocolate chip cookies, layer cakes and fruit pies, we got dessert on our minds all day long. (And this is not an overstatement.) You could even say that we’re somewhat …

The Prince Who Blew Through Billions

When two British lawyers, Faith Zaman and Thomas Derbyshire, signed on in 2004 to manage the affairs of Prince Jefri Bolkiah, notorious playboy brother of the Sultan of Brunei, they entered a world of orgiastic wealth: 250 companies, 2,000 cars, luxury hotels, planeloads of women and polo ponies, …

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How to plan a round-the-world trip

Itʼs the ultimate trip: circumnavigating the planet, and stopping off wherever takes your fancy. Great for travellers who want to see it all, or who are just plain indecisive. But booking a round-the-world (RTW) trip can be a complex business. Hereʼs our guide to getting started.<p>How to do it<p>The …