Ben Wasserman

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The 30-minute dumbbell workout program to build muscle

Westend61 / Getty<p>Westend61 / Getty<p><b>Duration</b> 30<p><b>Exercises</b> 8<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>There's something intensely satisfying about lifting with barbells. After all, …

Facebook: Facing Facts

Advertising Industry

A Day in the Life Designing "Last Week Tonight"

Late Night Television

Get a Summer Shred in 21 Days with Bobby Maximus

Getting your summer abs won't be easy. It will be worth it.<p>So: You want to get ripped in less than a month?<p>It’s a big goal, especially if you're aiming to get in beach-worthy shape for the quickly approaching summer sun. And big goals require big commitments—which is exactly why you need this …

Workouts

Rethinking Out of Home: Why Digitally Native Brands Are Flocking to the Medium

In late April, Postmates became the latest digitally native brand to go big with an out-of-home campaign in New York. The first effort, from 180LA, …

Advertising

Mark Zuckerberg Doesn’t Understand Journalism

Either that, or he doesn’t care.<p>Mark Zuckerberg wants you to know that he cares, really cares, about journalism.<p>“I view our responsibility in news as two things,” he said in a wide-ranging conversation with a small group of news editors and executives assembled in Palo Alto for a journalism …

Journalism

MIT Technology Review

Case Study<p>MIT Technology Review<p>A Classic Comes Back to the Future<p>How we took Technology Review back to its roots while building a strategy for the …

Top 10

The Great Redesign

MIT Technology Review is one of the oldest magazines in the United States. The first issue was published in the winter of 1899. It has since grown …

UX Design

The Future of News

On April 28, I spent an interesting evening not sitting next to Donald Trump. Normally, the president comes to the annual White House Correspondents’ …

Journalism

LinkedIn CEO: There's no easy fix for fake news

LinkedIn CEO Jeff Weiner tells Axios that "arguably the most important" way LinkedIn stays ahead of fake news and platform abuse is "manual curation …

Fake News

Value Breeds Virality, and More “Secrets” of Booming Branded Content

First Media is responsible for three of Facebook’s ten most widely shared pieces of branded content in 2017. Even in light of the recent algorithm …

Branded Content

Brands Unwilling to Commit to a Set of Values Risk Losing Consumers

Solving consumer needs means something different today than it did 10 years ago. We now have apps for absolutely everything, personalized vitamins …

Advertising Industry

Infographic: What Consumers Expect of Brands When It Comes to Issues They Care About

There’s a good reason marketers and the C-suite alike continue to focus so determinedly on brand purpose—it’s important to consumers. According to a …

Marketing

Broadly Speaking: Nothing Starts with No

35 Min Released Apr 18, 2018<p>We go to school this week with lady boss and publisher of Vice’s Broadly, Ari Wengroff, to have an enlightened …

Wall Street

<b>(CNN) —</b> An old map of Cuba has been sold at an auction in Boston -- but it's much more than a map.<p>It's a historic artifact from some of the darkest days of the Cold War, when Washington and Moscow reached a standoff that could have led to a nuclear doomsday.<p>President John F. Kennedy consulted the …

Robert F. Kennedy

Generation Z Is Already Bored by the Internet

Today’s teens are still bored, often incredibly so. They’re just more likely to experience a new type of boredom: phone bored.<p>Teenagers today have …

Social Media

5 Tips for the Best Shoulder Pump of Your Life

Having full, round shoulders with striations snaking between each deltoid is something all bodybuilders strive for.<p>Attaining a powerful shoulder pump …

Workouts

Do This Exercise to Get Thick, Powerful Arms

52 Places to Go in 2018

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5 Tips to Dominate the Deadlift

The squat is the king of lifts and my all-time favorite exercise. If you told me I could only perform squats for the rest of my days I'd be perfectly …

This Full-Body Workout From the "Kettlebell King" Will Leave You Feeling Sore and Badass

Eric Leija is known as primal.swoledier on Instagram, but around here he's known as the Kettlebell King. He's known for consistently posting kettlebell workouts that target pretty much every muscle in the body, including ones you didn't even know existed. And his emphasis on functional movement and …

Workouts

Shoulder Workouts: Get Shoulders Like Sylvester Stallone With This Action Hero Jacked Workout

This workout from Jeremy Scott is relentless.<p>No action hero physique is complete without killer shoulders and arms.<p>If you're trying to get that coveted V taper had by the likes of Sylvester Stallone — who's still crushing his upper body workouts at age 71, by the way — look no further than this …

The Secret to Smelling Better Than Anyone Else

Why your cologne bottle shouldn't have a designer name on it.

Men's Fashion

What Bitcoin Critics and Supporters Around the World Have to Say About Crypto

“I regret making” comments saying bitcoin is a fraud, Dimon said in an interview with the Fox Business network. “The blockchain is real. You can have …

Cryptocurrency

Just 12 Minutes of This CrossFit Open Workout Will Leave You a Broken Man

We asked a CrossFit Games athlete to help us get through the second workout of the competition, a punishing combo of dumbbell squats, bar-facing burpees, and a one-rep-max clean<p>We're now two weeks into the grueling CrossFit Open. Hailed as one of the largest sporting events on Earth, the CrossFit …

The Secret Behind Adam Rippon’s Olympic Abs

GANGNEUNG, South Korea — The American figure skater Adam Rippon is known for his grace on the ice, his sassy social media presence and his outspoken political views. But it’s his gold medal physique that has been generating the most buzz.<p>“Putting the ripped in Rippon,” one Instagram follower said, …

Workouts

5 Whiskey Cocktails That Will Never Let You Down

Much like with fashion, or tech, trends in cocktail culture come and go. But some drinks never change. From the Old Fashioned to the mint julep, here …

Calorie-Blasting Treadmill Workouts to Shake Up Your Routine

Treadmill running has lots of benefits, one of them being that you can efficiently burn lots of calories. Try one of these fun workouts to increase …

Extreme Sports

Best time to have surgery, get sentenced by a judge, get married

<i>Matthew Hutson is a freelance science writer in New York City and the author of “The 7 Laws of Magical Thinking.”</i><p>Each year, more and more people work on their own time. From 2010 to 2014, the number of independent contractors in the United States grew by 11 percent, according to a 2017 report on …

Al Gore

Cocktail 101: How to Stock a Home Bar

More Cocktail 101<p>How to Use Eggs in Cocktails »<br>Selecting and Caring for Citrus »<br>How to Muddle Mint »<br>How to Make Shrub Syrups »<br>All About Bitters »<br>How to Host a Spirits Tasting »<p>Every well-stocked home bar starts somewhere, and most start with a bottle or three of booze. If you're just getting …