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Verizon’s new parental control app lets parents track their kids’ locations

Verizon has announced that, starting today, its parental controls product, FamilyBase, will be upgraded and renamed. The new parenting controls app, called Verizon Smart Family, will allow parents to manage aspects of their kids’ smartphones like content filters and screen time limits.<p>Up to six …

Apps

10 Great Stretches to Do After an Upper-Body Workout

Stretching is one of those parts of fitness that many of us tend to "forget" about. When you're pressed for time, fitting in anything on top of your …

Exercise

3 Pathways to Deep Work, Despite Constant Distractions

Flow. The "zone." Deep work. It's increasingly elusive but increasingly valuable.<p>Flow. It's that ultra sweet spot in our day when we hit a rhythm and our work hums optimally and we find "the zone" of productivity.<p>That's a familiar feeling. Right?<p>Not so much, according to Cal Newport, author of <i>Deep</i> …

Time Management

11 Common Mistakes to Avoid in Thailand

While fluent English speakers make up only 15 to 20 percent of Thailand’s population, many more locals know enough to give directions, make …

Asia Travel

London's best restaurants, according to LTI

<b>(CNN) —</b> The culinary scene in London has come a long way over the past decade and now more than holds its own against longer established global contemporaries.<p>From modern fine dining, contemporary Indian, fusion Peruvian, immaculate sushi and dim sum, to casual tapas, London has it all, served up …

England

Copenhagen, Denmark - Condé Nast Traveller | CN Traveller

City Breaks<p>Copenhagen hotels: 5 of the best<p>Places To Stay<p>Travel Insider: July 2017<p>Boutique Hotels<p>Fabulous hotels for under £150 a night<p>City Breaks<p>10 …

Travel

Drew Parker - Creator of The Complete Retirement Planner

If I believe in something, I never give up. No matter how many roadblocks there may be, if you’re resourceful enough you will find a way to make it …

Entrepreneurship

This is the one takeaway from Steve Jobs’ 1992 MIT talk you must remember at work

Apple titan Steve Jobs spoke to students at the MIT Sloan School of Management decades ago in 1992, but one of his biggest takeaways on work remains …

MIT Sloan

The Secret to Becoming a Peak Performance Leader

The biggest difference between you and elite entrepreneurs is they plan better.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Consider peak performance idols like Tony Robbins and Tim Ferriss. They accomplish more in a week than most do in a year, yet they have plenty of time to stay …

Productivity

31-year-old self-made millionaire reveals the simple formula to his success

According to self-made millionaire Timothy Kim, you don't need to be intelligent in order to be wealthy. Instead, he says you just need to learn what …

Success

Top 10 common habits of high achievers

I have spent the past fifteen years paying attention to the habits, mindset, rituals, processes and decision-making of high achievers who became very …

Self-improvement

Do You Have a Pull-Up Bar At Home?

A cheap and discreet piece of exercise equipment that I think everyone ought to have in their home is a pull-up bar and my reason for that may …

Workouts

Attention Entrepreneurs: Here's How to Deal With All the People Telling You It's a Bad Idea

Put your blinders on and stay the course.<p><i>What is some helpful advice for people who face a lot of naysayers in their lives? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Jeanne Lewis, Co-founder</b> …

Entrepreneurship

8 Up-and-Coming Businesses Capitalizing on a Forward-Thinking Business Model

SaaS is growing into an increasingly attractive and lucrative way to do business. Here are some of the startups leading the charge.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>"Software as a service" describes the delivery of a product to the end user, be it a business or an …

Startups

Elon Musk’s advice for when you’re dragged into useless meetings

Were Elon Musk to write a guide to business etiquette, it would likely be a slim volume, though a lively read, if his recent email to employees is any guide.<p>Musk, co-founder and CEO of Tesla, is reportedly pushing to double production, beginning in June, of the company’s Model 3 compact car, an …

Tesla

Dropbox for iPad updated with tons of great features

The latest version of Dropbox allows iPad users to move files around with a fingertip. It also works better with long file names.<p>Even though iPad was designed to be controlled with touches, drag-and-drop file management has been slow to come to this tablet. Still, Dropbox is on board.<p>All that’s …

Dropbox

'Roof of Japan': Giant snow corridor opens to visitors

Hiking

Things You Do Every Day That Keep You From Getting Sh*t Done

Making to-do lists.<p>There’s something about seeing everything you have to do in one neat column, just waiting to be checked off, that gives many of us …

Productivity

Most Useful 3D Touch Gestures on iPhone

3D Touch is a feature that's been around since the 2015 release of the iPhone 6s, and it's become an integral gesture system on all of Apple's latest iPhones.<p>Though it's been around for a while, there are several hidden and less obvious 3D Touch gestures that you may have forgotten or might not be …

Apps

5 Customer-Retention Tools Will Help Ensure That Your Customers Keep Loving You

Want to become a rockstar at building a base of loyal customers? Retention is key. And tools can help.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>What if your customers decided to stay with your brand, totally ignoring your competitors? What if they not only stayed but also started …

Marketing

11 Things You Should Research Before You Visit a Country for the First Time

<i>This article originally appeared on BusinessInsider.com.</i><p>Traveling to a new country is an exciting experience, but your vacation can easily go awry if …

Beaches

Palermo: Sicily’s multicultural capital

Palermo is a beguiling city, set like a jewel in the fan-shaped Conca d’Oro plain between two rocky promontories. For almost three millennia, empire after empire has colonised the place, depositing fragments of language, art, architecture, cuisine and customs that make it a fascinating mirror of …

Italy

How to meditate (even when you really can't be bothered)

Unless you've been living under a rock, you will have heard all about the benefits of meditating.<p>Whether Miranda Kerr is promoting the practise on …

Meditation

There’s more than one way to make great coffee. Experts share their favorite brewers.

If there were a choose-your-own-adventure guide to finding a coffee maker, there would be four choices that determined how the plot would twist. First, paper filter or metal filter, and then immersion or pour-over. A paper filter lets less sediment and lipids through, explains Bailey Manson, the …

Coffee

This Is the World's Most Instagrammable Hotel, and Its Underwater Restaurant Is Just 1 of the Perks

While it might not have a shell-shaped pool, the Anantara Kihavah villa resort has just been named the most Instagrammable hotel in the world by Luxury Travel Advisor — and it's easy to see why. At just a short 30-minute seaplane flight from Velana international airport, the resort is situated in …

Luxury Lifestyle

A Simple, Surprising Way for Leaders to Increase Employee Engagement

In just a few minutes, leaders can make a big difference.<p>Every effective leader understands the importance of communicating with employees. But because most leaders concentrate on organization-wide communication like town hall meetings, email announcements and blog posts, they fail to take …

Leadership

First time Dublin: discover the best of Ireland's Fair City

It’s easy to know what to expect on a first visit to Dublin, right? Cram in as many pubs as you can and somehow find your way back to the airport, tired and dazed but knowing you just had the best craic of your life...if you could only remember it all.<p>While that sounds like a great weekend, you’d …

Ireland

Six Fitness Myths People Swear By That Aren't True

Even at my fittest, I never had a body that I felt was commensurate with the amount of effort I was putting in.<p>Getting in the best shape of my life at the ripe old age of 41 was an eye-opening experience. Beyond feeling and looking better, I became acquainted with how the human body functions, how …

Fitness

Transform Your Day With This 10-Minute Routine When You First Arrive at the Office

Here's how focusing on the present before moving into the day's goals can change your outlook.<p>The phrase “daily grind” -- meaning a repetitive, tiresome work routine -- may have originated in the mid-1800s, but it’s just as relevant today. Just 33 percent of U.S. workers are engaged in their jobs, …

Mindfulness

I'm doing everything right, but I'm still not losing weight. What's going on?

These common mistakes may be preventing you from hitting your weight loss goal.<p>Rewind three-and-a-half months to January. You’ve woken up, feeling the after effects of last night’s celebration, and resolved to make a change in the new year. The goal? To lose weight. Fast forward to today. You’ve …

Fitness