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What Are the Benefits and Risks of Doing Daily Pushups?

Traditional pushups are beneficial for building upper body strength. They work the triceps, pectoral muscles, and shoulders. When done with proper …

Workouts

The best two-player board games to add to your collection

Settlers of Catan, 7 Wonders and Codenames have come out with two-player variants<p>Board games are always a fun activity for big groups of friends, but if you live with a partner or roommate, it can be nice to just break out a quick two-player game after work.<p>Many board game companies have recognized …

Board Games

The Morning Grooming Routine Every Man Should Follow

Look after your face - it's the only one you're gonna get<p>How do you like your face in the morning? Unblemished, preferably. Handsome: absolutely. But unlike the DNA winners on every skin wash advert ever, you're going to need some maintenance.<p>Why? Because skin needs hydrating. It needs maintaining. …

Skin Care

18 Addictive Shows You Really Should Be Watching This Year

Featuring Killing Eve, The End of the F**king World, Queer Eye, and more.<p><i>Entries have been edited for length and clarity</i>.

TV

SimpliSafe Now Plays Nice With Apple Watch

Thanks to this new integration, you can arm or disarm your SimpliSafe system wherever you are by tapping the Apple Watch app, and get activity …

Home Security

Guillermo del Toro’s Trollhunters is the start of something great at Netflix

A look back at the fantasy series and the sequels ahead<p><i>Trollhunters:</i> <i>Tales</i> <i>of Arcadia</i> is one of the hidden gems of Netflix’s original programming. Tucked amongst other Netflix animated series, most of them spinoffs of Dreamworks films (<i>Boss Baby: Back in Business</i>, <i>Dragons: Race to the Edge</i>), the</i> …

TV

18 anime series now on Netflix that you need to watch

There are subtitles, but not subpar titles<p>As Netflix continues to invest in anime, the platform’s selection has grown to almost titan-sized proportions. With over 100 titles scattered across subgenres ranging from sci-fi and fantasy to comedy, it almost feels like you have to strap on 3D Maneuver …

Anime

Father-to-be swapped his 'love handles' for a six-pack in just EIGHT weeks

Overweight father-to-be, 37, reveals how he swapped his 'love handles' for six-pack in just EIGHT weeks - and WITHOUT using a personal trainer<p><b>Jon</b> …

Fitness

Three lesser-known websites that will save you a ton of money on flights

These days, you can travel the world for a lot less than you may think. After all, it’s easier than ever to find great deals on everything from …

Flying

The 5 Best Exercises For Burning Belly Fat

A flat belly is a badge of honour. It’s an outward sign that you keep fit and watch what you eat.<p>And beyond the vanity aspects, a more chiseled torso …

Review: Fitbit's New Smartwatch Is the Biggest Threat to the Apple Watch Yet

<b>The good</b>: Attractive design, Long battery life, Comprehensive exercise tracking, Wide variety of watch faces <b><br>The bad</b>: Bands aren’t easy to change, …

The 50 Best Movies On Netflix UK

Ever sat down for a nice pleasant evening of Netflix-and-chilling – only to buckle under the pressure of choice? Fear not! Your friends at <i>Empire</i> have …

Stephen King

9 fitness apps that eliminate every single workout excuse

I’m too busy. I’m not a morning person. I’m travelling.<p>When it comes to excuses to skip the gym, we’re full of them.<p>But whether it’s not having time, not knowing what exercise to do or simply not being able to find the motivation to exercise: there’s an app for that.<p>Since we so often rely on our …

Fitness

The best board games of 2017, as chosen by the Board Game Geek community

The largest global community of tabletop fans weighs in<p>The members of Board Game Geek, the largest online community of board game fans, have selected the winners of the 2017 Golden Geek Awards. This year the big winner is <i>Gloomhaven</i>, the diceless dungeon crawler.<p>Other award-winning titles include <i>The</i> …

Board Games

PlayStation 4: The Ultimate Guide

Some of us have been PlayStation fans from day one, but this most recent generation of Sony's infamous game console has really turned heads. The …

Operating Systems

Game Recommendations For Family Game Night – Something To Please Everyone

<i>We love tabletop games here at Geek & Sundry, and we love to showcase the best games out there. If you want to stay tuned into what’s new and</i> …

Board Games

8 gripping British detective shows to watch on Netflix

Nobody does detective shows quite like the Brits.<p>Sure, America has Columbo, Castle and all those tenacious CSI sleuths, but they’re no match for …

TV

Finished ‘Altered Carbon’ on Netflix? Here are the 6 sci-fi shows to watch next

If you’re looking for more shows to watch after binging Netflix’s <i>Altered Carbon</i>, look no further.The first season of <i>Altered Carbon</i> has been available …

The 10 best straight-to-DVD films on Netflix

<b>The term straight-to-DVD may conjure up images of lame sequels featuring none of the original cast, brainless B-movies starring action heroes well</b> …

Horror

Amazon's best original shows in 2017: RANKED

Amazon<p>Amazon is spending a boatload making TV shows and movies for its Prime service, and was one of the big winners at the 2018 Golden Globes, with two wins for "The Marvelous Mrs. Maisel."<p>The show's star, Rachel Brosnahan, who goes from 50s housewife to stand-up comic, won the Globe for best …

10 Surprising Things You Can Do With Your Nintendo Switch

Hey, congrats on getting a Nintendo Switch! It’s fun to see Nintendo back on its game. Hopefully, you’re already playing <i>The Legend of Zelda: Breath</i> …

Gaming

Bobby Maximus Has Just One Ab Workout to Get You Ripped

You'll never ask for another ab workout again after this burner from Bobby Maximus.<p>When it comes to the muscles you want to show off, abs are right at the top of the list.<p>And rightly so. Even if you're not a fan of shirtless selfies or rocking a six pack, you need to pay attention to your abs. A …

Workouts

Great Board Game Inserts

Insert Here makes fantastic foam core game inserts to keep games organized inside.With Christmas quickly approaching, many families are looking to …

The Six Most Iconic Songs in the Legend of Zelda Series

Zelda’s Lullaby Forever<p><b>NOTE:</b> Live in Vancouver, Calgary, Edmonton or Montreal? Enter to win two tickets to see The Legend of Zelda: Symphony of the …

Breath of the Wild

The Best Nintendo Switch Cases

A list of the best carrying cases currently available for your fancy new hybrid console.<p>Whether you prefer playing your Switch docked or undocked, it …

Shopping

How to get all the Skyrim gold you want on the Nintendo Switch

Time to get rich, friends<p><i>Skyrim</i> is out for the Nintendo Switch, and that means a lot of people are experiencing Bethesda’s classic open-world RPG for the first time. This is an explanation of how to take advantage of some of the more complicated and opaque systems to easily get access to vast …

Profit

The best gaming headphones

The best headsets for PlayStation 4, Windows PC, Xbox One, and the Nintendo Switch<p>I’ll never forget my first pair of dedicated gaming headphones, the venerable Triton AX360. They completely changed my perception of playing games on a console.<p>At the time, I was hooked on <i>Gears of War</i>. Every Friday …

Consumer Tech

Best Netflix series for June 2018

There are no shortage of original Netflix series to binge this weekend. But which ones are truly worth your time? Here's a personal list of the best of the best for you to check out in June.<p>Queer Eye<p>Surprise! Season 2 premieres June 15! Stream on Netflix<p>You're probably wondering if a reboot of …

Entertainment

15 Shows You Always Scroll Past That You Should Sit And Watch

Just watch these dang shows!

23 Feel-Good Things To Watch On Netflix When Everything Feels Terrible

Because honestly, we could all use some lighthearted viewing.<p><i>Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>