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The 6 worst workouts at the gym

Everyone likes to preach about the <i>best</i> workouts. (How much can you squat, bro?) But part of a good workout is also understanding what constitutes the <i>worst</i> things at the gym—from ineffective to a straight-up injury risk—and what to steer clear of. In an effort to help you better navigate the gym, we …

Microsoft Turns Table On Old Apple Mac Vs. PC Ads Highlighting Cortana , Touch And Windows Hello

In what seems like ages, we’re now seeing indicators that Microsoft is bringing highly competitive innovation to the notebook and desktop computing space versus their chief rival Apple, so much so that Apple is seemingly beginning to take cues from Microsoft. Now before the passionate Forbes Apple …

43 pictures that prove Sonam Kapoor was made for the camera

It’s almost been a decade since Sonam Kapoor was seen wrapped up in layers of black, running with waist-length Grecian waves flowing behind her, in …

The world's wealth is going to just 62 people

And since 2010, wealth has become more and more concentrated in favor of the richest of the rich while those on the lower rungs of the economic ladder have seen their positions worsen, according to a new report from Oxfam International.<p>The wealth of the richest 62 people grew by more than half a …

Economics

The Devil Wears Prada Turns 10! 12 Looks from the Movie We're Still Obsessed With

2016 is the year of trying new trends, learning how to rock an ear party, and—of course—the year that one of our favorite fashion films—<i>The Devil Wears Prada</i>—turns ten. As we will surely spend the better part of the coming months reminiscing about Andy Sachs' transformation from frumpy to fabulous …

Sex and the City

UK buyers need to save for up to 24 years to get on housing ladder

Resolution Foundation research shows it can now take almost a quarter of a century for UK households to accumulate a big enough deposit<p>Homebuyers now have to save for up to 24 years to set aside a deposit large enough to buy them a foot on Britain’s housing ladder, according to new research.<p>The …

Thousands of London flats to come back on to the market, estate agent says

Overseas buyers are cutting their losses and reselling yet-to-be built flats in London as strong pound and oil price plunge takes its toll, warns Cluttons<p>Thousands of unbuilt flats and apartments could come back on to the London property market over the next two years as foreign investors seek to …

Housing

HSBC: Britain's house prices are going to keep rising in 2016 no matter what

The measure is meant to raise more money for the government but also to curb the amount of affordable houses going to buy-to-let investors. The idea is that this will increase supply for those who want to buy and go some way to stopping prices spiraling ever upwards.<p>But according to Liz Martins and …

Housing

Russia plans $40 a barrel oil for next seven years as Saudi showdown intensifies

'We will live in a different reality,' said a top Kremlin official. The message is aimed squarely at Saudi Arabia in a war for market share<p>Russia is battening down the hatches for a Biblical collapse in oil revenues, warning that crude prices could stay as low as $40 a barrel for another seven …

Five offbeat ways to invest in property for higher returns

Billions have flown into commercial property funds this year, but investors may be missing a trick by not looking further afield. We look at five alternative property funds<p>Commercial property funds have been flying off the shelves in recent years and investors have reaped the rewards, with …

Investing

13 ways you can use your LinkedIn profile to get your dream job

We've sussed the tricks for using the professional networking site LinkedIn to its full job hunting potential. Take a look...<p>Looking to make a move …

Britain remains stuck in deflation

Falling price of travel and university tuition fees sees consumer prices dip 0.1pc in October<p>Britain remained stuck in deflation for the second consecutive month, as the falling cost of travel pushed consumer prices into negative territory in October.<p>Inflation, as measured by the consumer price …

Boeing's Stealthy F-15 "Silent Eagle" May Fly After All

Israel shows a sudden interest in the "Silent Eagle"<p>In 2009, Boeing had an idea. Instead of developing an entirely new fighter for a market already dominated by the F-35 Joint Strike Fighter, it would update an already existing fighter with the latest in technology. Even better, it would be low …

These are the 15 worst places to live in the UK

uSwitch used 26 different variables — from the average hours of sunshine per year and amount of CO2 in the air, to the number of people in full-time work — and used a proprietary weighting system to rank 138 British regions for their quality of life.<p>As with all lists, where there's a top, there's …

Northern Ireland

How To Email Like a Professional: Advice From The Former CEO Of Google

He probably knows what he's talking about, so listen up<p>Whether to write ‘Best wishes’ or ‘Kind regards’ may seem like the biggest email dilemma of …

Productivity

Top 10 High Protein Breakfast Foods | The Zone

Breakfast is often described as the most important meal of the day- for us gym goers we may consider the most important meal of the day to be pre and …

Nutrition

Deutsche Bank: We can already see how London's insane property bubble will end

Deutsche Bank has called the top of London's runaway housing market in a blisteringly pessimistic note sent to clients on Thursday.<p>In the bank's …

How to ladder bonds

Bond laddering is a go-to strategy that can work well for many investors, especially in a rising-interest-rate environment.<p>In one common application …

YouTube Star Caleb Logan Bratayley Remembered at Memorial Service

Caleb Logan Bratayley, the 13-year-old Yotube Star who died suddenly last Thursday, was remembered by friends and family in an emotional memorial on …

Is Google Maps draining your battery? Here’s how to fix it

Battery life – it’s one of those things every single one of us wants more of. And while it’s understandable apps will make that juice trickle out of your phone little by little, it seems some are just punching a whole through the battery and letting all the goods stream out.<p>Even more annoying is …

Maps

Lowepro Expands Applauded ProTactic Line with Four New Photography Bags

It was some time ago now that I reviewed one of Lowepro's first ProTactic AW bags when it first came out, and it was quite well received on this end. …

Doctor Who sees millions desert opening episode

<b>Viewers in their millions deserted Doctor Who as it returned to BBC One on Saturday, overnight figures suggest.</b><p>An average 4.6m watched Peter Capaldi back for his second series playing the Time Lord, compared with 6.8m for his full debut last year.<p>It was roundly beaten by ITV's X Factor, which had 7 …

TV Series

Tone Your Abs on a Mat: 5 Moves Better Than Crunches

Feel the burn, skip the crunches.<p>The mat is a great place to sculpt sexy abs. What's not so great? Only doing crunches—which utilize just a portion of your core muscles—to tone up. So we put together five intense and efficient core-strengthening moves that target <i>all</i> the regions of your abs. Here's …

Paul Bettany Responds To Jason Statham’s Marvel Criticism By Saying He Should Get ‘An Acting Double’

It’s been a few months since Jason Statham shot down the rumors that he might be joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe, giving his grandmother quite the confidence boost in the process. Well now someone from the Marvel side has gotten a chance to publicly respond to Statham, and Paul Bettany hits …

This map shows you why it's impossible for ordinary people to buy houses in London

The average house in London now costs about 12 times the average income, according to data from HMRC crunched by The Guardian.<p>And these wonderful interactive maps of who actually owns London properties, created by Private Eye, explain why prices in the capital are so ludicrous.<p>Londoners are not …

Housing

Five best third-party Android launchers to customize your device experience

One of Android’s best features is the ability to download and install custom third-party launchers. Don’t like the way your phone home screen looks or how the apps are organized? Fine. Change it. But finding the best one, or a good one for that matter, can sometimes be a daunting challenge. And …

Apps