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7 iPhone apps for kids that will help them learn something new

To help you out, we sifted through a bunch of kids apps to find the best, focusing on ones that were highly rated and recently updated.<p>The following seven apps will teach your kid about the human body, math, spelling, music, numbers, and the world in general.

Kids

Core Exercise: Scissor Jumps | Women's Running

<b>Want a hard core middle, but pressed for time? Add this simple exercise into your ab routine for solid results!</b><p>Scissor jumps is one of 36 …

5 Common Fitness Saboteurs (And How to Defeat Them)

<i>*Courtesy of acefitness.org</i><p>Ever have those days when you feel like the universe is conspiring to keep you from reaching your fitness goals? Even the …

Proper Running Form

Running mechanics are determined by strength and flexibility.<p>​<p>​<p>Between the popularity of movements like minimalism and Chi Running, more people than ever are trying to fix their running form in the hope of eliminating injuries and getting faster. Each school of running form has its converts who …

5 Mental Barriers, Smashed

Even if you love working out, it's completely normal to battle negative thinking. Here's how to get over it.<p>Often the biggest obstacle to running has nothing to do with the legs and lungs; it’s about what’s on your mind. Here’s how to clear some common mental hurdles that can keep you from getting …

Sea change: Apple Music & Beats 1 hit all the right notes

This week was all about the launch of the surprisingly fantastic Apple Music streaming service and the Beats 1 24/7 radio station here at Cult of Mac, and we’ve pulled all the cool info you’ll want about these two new Apple services into one delightful <i>Cult of Mac Magazine</i> issue.<p>Of course, we’ve got …

Apple Music

Running with Apple Watch, a beginner’s guide

If you bought an Apple Watch hoping it would help you get fit, but you haven’t been on your first run yet, maybe you need of a little more encouragement. So here’s some advice from a reformed couch potato.<p>The first workout is the hardest. It gets progressively easier and more rewarding from there. …

Apple Watch

OS X Yosemite review: a solid upgrade for everyone (especially iPhone users)

Apple's latest desktop operating system, Yosemite, is available today as a free download for anyone with a reasonably new (or not-so-new) Mac. Here's the thing, though: Many of you are already using it. In an unusual twist, Apple not only gave us a sneak peek of the software, but also allowed a …

Pink Plants for Fall

There is no disputing the beauty of fall. Gardens slowly become infused with beautiful shades of red, yellow, and orange signaling the end of another …

A Beginner's Guide to Spanish Wine

When I asked my mother recently what kind of Spanish wine she enjoyed, she enthusiastically exclaimed, "sangria!" Of course, Spain has much more to offer in wine than just that tasty pitcher drink. You can find so many great values in Spanish wine—delicious (and cheap!) bottles for any night of the …

A Beginner's Guide to Italian Wine

More Wine Basics<p><i>All About French Wine »<br>How to Spot 7 Common Wine Flaws »<br>Cheese & Wine Pairing Cheat Sheet »<br>How to Stock Your Wine Fridge »<br>All About Port »<br>Wine Books: Sommelier Picks »</i><p>During my semester studying abroad in Florence, my favorite restaurant was a tiny place tucked away just around the …

Essential Guide to Piedmont Wine (with Maps)

Why Learn About Piedmont Wine?<p>If you’re trying to get a deeper understanding of Italian wine, Piedmont is one of the most useful wine regions to get …

Google's modular phones: hot-swapping batteries is just the beginning

Google teased us with a behind-the-scenes look at Project Ara's progress last week, and now it's giving would-be module makers some meat to dig into with its new Module Developers Kit. As the name implies, this release really isn't meant for laymen: it's a set of guidelines for how those bits …

The Week in iOS Apps: Seventh heaven

Seventh heaven<p>Believe it or not, there are still a lot of apps—some of them great ones—that are just now getting around to being redesigned for iOS …

Apps

How to manage multiple iOS devices within a single household

Recent research shows us that as high as 40 percent of iPhone owners keep their older phones around as a spare and an additional 20 percent give them …

iPad App of the Week: Curious

Great and unique apps are a big part of what has made the iPad such an amazing device, With that in mind, we offer up a quick review of one outstanding iPad app a week here each week.<p>Our weekly picks for Best iPad App of the Week are published here every Saturday. Check out all our picks via the …

Apps to Get Your Kids Coding on the iPad Part 2

This is Part 2 of my rundown on <b>Coding with Your Kids on an iPad</b>. Part 1 highlighted iPad apps that teach younger children the concepts behind programming. The following apps take these concepts further and introduce different elements to learning how to code. These apps are suitable for children …

Updated: Game of what? TV viewers ditch HBO as they flock to Netflix

<i>Update, added on 1/22: The NPD Group retracted part of the data used for this story because it implied that individual subscriber numbers for</i> …

Why Nest will be bigger for Google than Android

Nest is a company that makes smart smoke detectors and smart thermostats. That’s neat, but that gadget business alone is not worth $3.2 billion, the price Google just paid for Nest. There are a bunch of reasons Google was willing to give Nest’s investors a 20x return on their investment, including …

Internet of Things

An inventory of the meaningful life.

A subtle meditation on the meaning of solidarity, the relationship between the ego and the capacity for love, and the little tendrils of care that become the armature of friendship.<p>We spend our lives trying to discern where we end and the rest of the world begins. There is a strange and sorrowful …

Literature

Google Now nearly on your computer with Google’s voice search extension for Chrome

Google(s goog) is one step closer to bringing Google Now to computers thanks to a new voice search extension for its Chrome browser. The new Google …

Airfare and Hotel Price Tracking

Yapta named #154 on Deloitte's Technology Fast 500<p>This is a no-brainer. Why isn't everybody using this tool?"<p><i>Stephen Gheerow, Ford Foundation</i><p>Yapta …

Flying

16 Sinful Hot Chocolate Recipes You Have to Try

We know it’s hard to put down your pumpkin spiced latte in favor of any other warm winter drink. But that will get a whole lot easier once you read these 16 absolutely sinful hot chocolate recipes. Looks like its time to start stocking up on marshmallows! ;)<p>1. French Vanilla Hot Chocolate: French …

Come On, Apple Fans, It's Time To Admit That The Company Is Blowing It

The message was clear:<p>Apple is getting its clock cleaned by Samsung, which is now by far the dominant smartphone maker in the world. (Samsung had 32% of the global market in Q3, the same share as a year ago. Apple, meanwhile, had only 12% of the market, down from 14% a year ago.)<p>Yes, both companies …

Markets