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Today's Workout 28: The 4-move circuit for massive pecs

<b>Duration</b> 30-45<p><b>Exercises</b> 4<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>Whether at the beach or in the bedroom, every guy wants to look great shirtless. The secret to a bigger chest, …

Neutral-Grip Floor Press

1. Grasp a dumbbell in each hand and lie back on the floor. Rest your triceps on the floor with elbows close to your sides and palms facing each …

The 17 Best Earphones Under $50

Most of today's Android smartphones ship without bundled headphones in their retail package. Our highly rated (and super affordable) in-ear picks will deliver quality tunes and go easy on your finances.<p>Most of today's Android smartphones ship without bundled headphones in their retail package. Our …

Consumer Tech

Video game that trains you to become a better coder

Coding becomes easier playing this video game<p>4 Shares<p>Understanding machine language is the most popular language of the 21st century. In other words, …

58 Books That Will Make You Better, No Matter Who You Are | Inc.com

<i>What books do you recommend that college students read? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Ryan Holiday, best-selling author of Ego Is the Enemy, on Quora:</b><p>I'm going to go crazy on this one. I …

Books

Crowds rejoice; Failed coup strengthens Turkey's president

ANKARA, Turkey (AP) — Rather than toppling Turkey's strongman president, a failed military coup that left more than 250 dead appears to have …

Microsoft launches data science degree to plug the skills gap, more courses could follow

Microsoft has unveiled a new degree program as it looks to address the “significant skills gap” that exists in the field of data science.<p>Announced at its Worldwide Partner Conference yesterday, the Microsoft Professional Degree (MPD) program is touted as “the first program of its kind to offer …

20 Boss Ramen Recipes

And when we say upgrade, we mean completely ditch them. Each package (often billed as two servings, but who only eats half?) has nearly a day's worth …

There’s No Such Thing as Free Will

But we’re better off believing in it anyway.<p>For centuries, philosophers and theologians have almost unanimously held that civilization as we know it depends on a widespread belief in free will—and that losing this belief could be calamitous. Our codes of ethics, for example, assume that we can …

Consciousness

Japanese Teen Girl Death Metal Band Babymetal Is Coming To ‘Super Mario Maker,’ And Wait, What?

Nintendo’s <i>Super Mario Maker</i> is gradually transforming into quite the oddball cultural mashup. One of the game’s power-ups is the Mystery Mushroom, which can turn you into a myriad of different characters. Most of these characters are from the <i>Mario</i> series or other Nintendo franchises, but the game …

Retrogaming

New Stroke Treatment Saves Lives, Improves Recovery

It was an ordinary morning for Stefan Reisch as he was driving to work, when out of nowhere, it seemed to hit. Rubbing his neck, on the edge of passing out and feeling numbness on his left side, Reisch didn’t know what was happening.<p>“People were honking at me,” said the 43-year-old, California …

This guy thinks banks are STILL too big to fail. And he's not Bernie Sanders

"I continue to think that the largest banks in the country are too big to fail."<p>That might sound like a Bernie Sanders sound bite, but it's actually from a speech that the Federal Reserve Bank of Minneapolis president gave Monday.<p>Nearly eight years after the financial crisis shocked the global …

Tiny Point Guards Are The Best

My favorite type of NBA player is an audacious, teeny-tiny point guard who makes up for his physical deficiencies with speed and bravado. Watching an …

Roundup: Ray Lewis vs Black Lives Matter; a Spring Break Dance Contest; A.J. Tarpley Retires at 23, Citing Concussions

<i>Bryana Holly, a model … here’s the definitive obit for country music legend Merle Haggard … “Sausage Spat Erupts as Daimler Shareholders Battle at</i> …

The 10 richest people in finance

The world's top investors spend their days handling money and generating substantial returns for their clients — and the best of the best make billions for themselves in the process.<p>Business Insider recently released its list of the 50 richest people on earth in partnership with Wealth-X, a company …

11 Websites That Will Make You Smarter About Money

Not everyone has a financial adviser, and not everyone has the time to read a personal finance book.<p>Luckily, there's the internet.<p>We've made learning about money easier for you by compiling a list of some of our go-to websites for money advice.<p>Happy browsing.<p><b>Why we like it:</b>Investopedia's dictionary …

How Xiaomi became as big as Lenovo in just three years

Lei Jun, CEO of Chinese mobile phone company Xiaomi, confirmed today on his Sina Weibo account that a recent round of funding valued the company at $10 billion. He did not go into details but that means the three-year-old company, valued last year at $4 billion, is now worth nearly twice as much as …

The top 15 American cities for social media jobs (study)

Sure, San Francisco is one of the top American cities for social media jobs. And New York is hot for Twitter, Facebook, Pinterest, Instagram, and LinkedIn marketers.<p>But some of the cities on the list might surprise you.<p>Indeed.com, the world’s biggest job site, has quite a bit of insight into which …

Promo material suggests Sony Honami smartphone may shoot 4K video

Alright, we admittedly don't know a great deal about the provenance of the slide above. It was first picked up on Chinese social networking site Weibo, but the original post seems to have been deleted. What we <i>do</i> know, however, is that Sony's forthcoming flagship phone, codenamed Honami, has already …