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If Weightlifting Isn't For You, These 6 Yoga Poses Will Definitely Make You Stronger

For some people, weightlifting is a way of life, but for others, the mere thought of picking things up and putting them down just doesn't sound …

Yoga

These 6 Yoga Poses Will Seriously Help Your Digestion

When it comes to scoring better digestion, everyone sings the praises of probiotics. And while those people definitely aren't wrong, yogurt and …

Get your Mac tricked out and running right with these 5 awesome apps — and pay what you want

Too much software, too little time to find out if it’s actually any good. With so many apps floating around, it’s hard to determine exactly which ones will actually improve the productivity and performance of your system — and which ones just contribute to slowing your computer to a crawl.<p>To help, …

Apple Still Offering Free Delayed Battery Repairs for Some 2012 and Early 2013 MacBook Pros

If you own a 15-inch MacBook Pro with Retina display released in Mid 2012 or Early 2013, and your notebook qualifies for battery service, the repair should be free if you are willing to wait for around one month.<p>Apple has advised Genius Bar employees and Apple Authorized Service Providers to offer …

10 books every aspiring CEO should read

If being a leader was easy, then everyone would do it. What exactly sets apart those who reached the pinnacle of business achievement? What is their secret sauce?<p>As an aspiring leader, your goal should be to create not just a good company, but a great one. That’s why it’s important to study those …

Why don’t India’s feminists call out doctors doing unnecessary C-sections?

In India, childbirth has turned into a moneymaking racket, with caesarean sections pushed by unscrupulous medical practitioners in search of profit. Healthy young women who could easily have had normal, natural deliveries are lied to, told that they and their babies are at risk, and advised to have …

Pregnancy

Viral selfie-morphing FaceApp launches on Android after huge iOS success

Android users will now be able to change their frowns to smiles, after a popular face-morphing app launched on Wednesday on Google Play.<p>FaceApp, …

You can track someone's live location and where they live for just a couple of dollars

There is a black market offering deeply personal information on people in China, and all you need is $30 and their phone number to check up on …

Mobile app helps China recover hundreds of missing children

BEIJING (Reuters) - A mobile app helped Chinese authorities recover hundreds of missing children last year, Xinhua news agency reported on Saturday, in a country where child trafficking is rampant.<p>The Ministry of Public Security said 611 missing children were found last year, Xinhua said.<p>The …

Apps

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

Google launches its own festival to bring together music and technology

Later this month, Google is launching its own “first-of-its-kind livestream festival” called GOODFest.<p>Aimed at bringing together “music, community and technology,” the initiative will raise money for non-profits through ticket sales and online donations.<p>“75% of European digital ecosystem is present …

Apple Watch 2 review: does the wearable still live up to the hype two months later?

Pros<p>GPS; waterproofing; S2 dual-core processor<p>Cons<p>Wrist raise still not fixed; doesn't track elevation; increased size and weight<p>Price<p>From £269 to …

Smartwatches

This Chrome extension helps you find ethical shopping alternatives — and saves you money

This Cyber Monday, as you hide your screen from your boss while searching for the best deals imaginable, do your part to save the world at the same …

We May Have an IoT Problem on Our Hands

The Internet of Things (IoT) -- which connects wearables, smart home appliances, and other devices to the internet -- has been widely hyped as the next big growth market by tech companies. <b>Intel</b> (NASDAQ: INTC) claims that thenumber of connected devices will surge from 15 billion in 2015 to 200 …

Before you sign up for a self-driving car, pay attention to hacker Charlie Miller

It seems that all of Silicon Valley is designing artificial intelligence for driverless cars. But before we hand over our driving to computers, Charlie Miller, a well-known computer security researcher, would like car companies to pay attention to security.<p>Miller, who is a security engineer at …

Yoga Practice for Beginners

My Honest Review of Holiday Scout NE India Tours

I recently went to Arunachal Pradesh and Assam with Holiday Scout which if you follow this blog regularly you will have already known! I spent 11 …

What the falling stock market is telling us: It's the economy, stupid!

The breadth of the downturn indicates that the eagerly awaited good times have receded into a dim mythical future.<p>In May 2014, when the Bharatiya …

Steve Jobs Advised Mark Zuckerberg To Visit An Indian Temple When Facebook Wasn’t Doing Well

This story dates back to the time when Facebook was yet to become the social media phenomenon we know of today. <b>Mark Zuckerberg</b>, very recently, …

Everyone thought Mark Zuckerberg was crazy to buy a 13-person app for $1 billion — now Instagram looks like one of the most brilliant tech acquisitions ever made

What's more, Zuckerberg paid out the nose for it, shelling out $1 billion for an app that had 13 employees, zero revenue, and which most of the buttoned-up investors that would attend Facebook's IPO roadshow had probably never heard of.<p>The deal caused immediate concern. Some considered the deal a …

10 Ways to Put Human Waste to Use

It was hard to limit the list to just ten. With a mix of proven technologies, award- winning prototypes and an eye-catching entry at Maker Faire …

10 Things You Can Do with Your Own Urine

<b>UPDATED May 4th, 2018</b>Remember the uproar Ke$ha created when she drank her own urine on the 2013 MTV docu-series, <i>Ke$ha: My Crazy Beautiful Life</i>? …

7 Yoga Tips for Better Sleep

Embed from Getty Images<p>Yoga, meditation, and mindfulness are the latest "next wave" therapies to encourage better sleep and treat insomnia. Over 55 percent of people who do yoga find that yoga helps them get better sleep.<p>Yoga, including physical poses, breathing techniques, and meditation, can help …

The Best Streaming Workouts

Anything from travel, to hellish work hours, to a generally all-over-the-place schedule, can put the breaks on an exercise routine. The beauty of …

Santa Monica

60-Second Yoga Fix: Upward-Facing Dog

The New Year is officially in full swing. And if you're one of the many people who resolved to "practice more yoga" in 2016 (*raises hand*), you've …