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Setting Up A Road Bike For Triathlon | Triathlete.com

So, you’ve been doing triathlons on your road bike and, while you seem to be able to hold your own in the swim and run, you keep getting passed on …

Swimming

Triathlon Training, Gear, Nutrition, Photos, Race Results & Calendars

Triathlons

Alphr | A fresh take on technology

Devices, software, wearables and more<p>How technology is changing your work<p>Developments from the frontiers of science<p>The cutting edge of automotive …

Technology

The 10 Best Carry-Ons

Whether it’s wrongly taken off the baggage claim or loaded on an incorrect flight, losing a checked bag is an occupational hazard for frequent …

Chicane feat. Bo Bruce - Still With Me (Van Hoog Edit)

Your Guide to Travel + Leisure on Flipboard

When “Camera and Travel” became “Travel + Leisure” in 1971, it combined the renowned photography of the former with the most experienced travel …

12 Technologies We Need To Stop Stalling On And Develop Now

The pace of technological change is governed by many factors — including public demand. Which is why we need to be demanding more. Here are 12 …

Sea Level

15 Things to Stop Thinking About So You Can Be Happy | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Our level of happiness largely depends on the things that are going around in our heads.<p>Unfortunately, a lot of us tend to dwell on the dark side and …

Happiness

Carl Icahn: Apple's share price is half what it should be

Activist investor urges tech giant to launch share repurchase using part of its $133bn cash pile<p>Carl Icahn, the billionaire activist investor, has re-booted his campaign for Apple to put its massive $133bn (£82bn) cash pile to use and buy back shares.<p>Carl_C_Icahn Carl IcahnOur letter to @tim_cook …

Investing

The 5 Best Street Eats in Bangkok

Thailand is one of the best places in the world to eat on the street. It's cheap, it's fresh, and the mix of distinctive southeastern flavors -- chili, lime, lemongrass, mmm -- reaches an unparalleled peak of covetable deliciousness in the simmering pots and hand-pushed carts of bustling Bangkok. …

Asia Travel

8 Secrets of Personal Organizers

Learn from the pros — their ingenious ideas for ditching clutter will save you time, money, and stress.<p>There's no right way to organize your home. Whatever strategy you choose just has to work with your lifestyle, habits and tastes. But there are a few tried-and-true strategies that can enhance the …

World's Most Popular TED Speaker, Ken Robinson, Shares 5 Secrets Of Giving A Great Speech

Preparation, confidence, and the ability to relax, Ken Robinson told Business Insider in an interview at this week's World Business Forum in New York. Eight years ago, Robinson gave a TED Talk on how schools stifle creativity. It has since been watched more than 28 million times, making it the most …

Public Speaking

You’ll Want To Run Through A Brick Wall After Hearing This Pre-Game Speech From Georgia Tech’s Chaplain

What Your Energy Level Means For Your Productivity

A recent study shows a correlation between leader energy levels and lost productivity, and the results may surprise you.<p>It’s probably no surprise to you that when your energy is low your work suffers, but too high energy (constant interruptions and deadlines) can kill your productivity too.<p>Since …

Time Management

Beacons and Smart Stores Will Make Shopping Malls Fun Again

Visiting a store could be an exciting high-tech event.<p>What will it take to make shopping at the mall exciting again? In the face of the $1.2 trillion e-commerce industry, retail brands are in need of a way to evolve the physical shopping experience. A recent New Yorker article even went so far as …

One Of The Best Smartwatch Concepts Around

The 5-Step Editing Process for a Perfect Resume

You know that you should edit your resume before you send it off in the world, making sure it’s error-free.<p>But to make sure that resume is in the …

How To Learn A Foreign Language In 3 Months

"French and Spanish, English, German, and Brazilian Portuguese..." he ticks them off for me. "And Esperanto."<p>That last one is a made-up language, or a "constructed international auxiliary language," meaning it was designed to help people from different nations without a common tongue …

Language Learning

Bill Gates: The Rolling Stone Interview

The richest man in the world explains how to save the planet<p>At 58, Bill Gates is not only the richest man in the world, with a fortune that now …

10 Clever Ways to Conceal Clutter

Interior Design

What 10 Things Should You Do Every Day To Improve Your Life?

Chris Pecoraro—Getty Images<p>Sam Edwards—Getty Images/Caiaimage<p>Jetta Productions—Getty Images<p>by nacoki ( MEDIA ARC )—Getty Images/Flickr RF<p>Reza …

How Lego Become The World's Hottest Toy Company

They will add to the already gigantic heap of Lego bits: 86 for every person on the planet. The toymaker has enjoyed ten years of spectacular growth, almost quadrupling its revenue.<p>In 2012 it overtook Hasbro to become the world's second-largest toymaker. The number one, Mattel, is now seeking to …

Lego

12 Amazing Glimpses Into The Private Lives Of New Yorkers

Brandon Stanton has been running his website Humans of New York since November 2010, resulting in a diverse community of millions who are intrigued …

41 Quick & Easy School Lunch Ideas to Pack for Your Kids

It's back-to-school time, and we've got 41 quick and easy lunch ideas to keep your kids happy—or at least relatively so.<p>Sometimes, parents write small notes of appreciation to put in their kids' lunchboxes. Which is sweet. But you know what they say: Actions speak louder than words. Make one of …

Cooking

The complete guide to listening to music at work

If you’re reading this article at work, there’s a decent chance you’re wearing headphones.<p>It has never been easier to tune in to your own customized soundtrack—or more necessary to tune out your open-office coworkers, cubicle mates, and fellow coffee-shop denizens. But not all music is created …

Soundtracks