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10 top-rated hiking backpacks for your next adventure

Amazon reviewer says <i>"This is a great bag for the money. The bottom of the bag opens up and allows for easy access to items at the bottom of the bag (very important, as this is a top loading bag). There are handy compartments on the top and sides of the bag as well, so it becomes a little easier to</i> …

Backpacking

To fight peanut allergy, it's better to eat peanuts than avoid them

It seemed like a good idea at the time: With the incidence of peanut allergy climbing among children, the American Academy of Pediatrics advised parents in 2000 to keep peanuts far away from infants and toddlers who might have a life-threatening reaction to them.<p>But a new study suggests that advice …

Biomedicine

The Year in Music: A Guide to the 10 Best Albums of 2014

Many of the world’s biggest pop stars sat on the sidelines for 2014. Frank Ocean, Adele, Kanye West, and Rihanna all delayed their heavily anticipated albums into at least 2015. That left plenty of room for upstarts to make their marks. Nearly every person on this list is a truly fresh voice—the …

New Music

Beyonce Blesses Us With Photos of Her and Jay in a Winter Wonderland

Pause the Mariah, y'all; on the first day of Christmas, Beyoncé uploaded to IG images of her trip to Iceland with Jay Z.<p>She and Hov traveled to Úthlíð for his 45th birthday on Dec. 4, and Bey #blessed us by sharing pictures of glaciers, snowscapes, and popping Champagne post-helicopter ride on …

(Take a) Holiday Shopping

While some may be gearing up in cashmere and coats, many are hopping planes to more comfortable climes. If you're taking the latter approach to holiday fun, shop ten pieces to get you prepped. If not, a girl can dream<p>While some may be gearing up in cashmere and coats, many are hopping planes to …

Jackie Chan's Son, Jaycee Chan, Indicted On Drug Charges In China

Share and Wear

5 Diet Fads, Debunked

Do all the diets your friends swear by actually make a difference on the scale? We asked the experts.<p><b>1) Paleo</b><p><b>The Hype:</b> Eating like a caveman—that is, yes to meats and organs (!), seafood, game, nuts, seeds, seasonal fruits and leafy greens, no to grains, legumes, dairy, and processed foods—is the …

5 waves of technology disruption that are just getting started

Changes in technology are happening at a scale which was unimaginable before and will cause disruption in industry after industry. This has really begun to worry me, because we are not ready for this change and most of our leading companies won’t exist 15–20 years from now. Here are five sectors to …

#TheLIST: 10 Affordable Luxuries

You don't have to spend a ton of money for great looking clothes and accessories. Here, we rounded up 10 editor-approved basics that say luxe without breaking the bank.<p>You don't have to spend a ton of money for great looking clothes and accessories. Here, we rounded up 10 editor-approved basics …

Cigars, Rum and Credit Cards: What Is in U.S.-Cuba Agreement?

From credit cards to cigars and rum, here is what is covered by the new Cuba deal announced by the White House Wednesday.

Nicki Minaj Suffers a Wardrobe Malfunction While Talking About Wardrobe Malfunctions

With all the Freeing of Nipples that has occurred in recent months, wardrobe malfunctions don't pack <i>quite</i> the same shock value as they used to (sh*t happens!). But Nicki Minaj still managed to make headlines this morning after she had a bit of a nip slip on <i>Watch What Happens Live with Andy Cohen</i> …

The best movies of 2014

You may have noticed, but Polygon started writing about movies this year.<p>And what a year to expand our coverage: 2014 probably had more good or even great films than it had good or great games, at least where genre fiction is concerned.<p>Because we have no formal rating system for films, the …

25 homemade holiday gift recipes: Cinnamon marshmallow stars

Have you ever tried to make your own marshmallows? They may be a little tricky (yes, a thermometer is involved), but they can be a lot of fun, and make great gifts. Add a little spice to flavor them however you'd like – cinnamon, lemon, almond. Even coconut. And there's nothing that beats the …

Dessert

Here’s How Sony Plans To Fight The NFL On Its Upcoming Concussion Film

"CONCUSSION is going to piss off the NFL," a strategy memo recovered in a trove of hacked Sony Pictures documents reads.<p>According to internal Sony Pictures documents that were uncovered in a trove of emails leaked by hackers, the entertainment company is readying a strategy to confront the National …

The 25 Best Dressed Men of 2014

The men who have made suit-wearing an art form from Robert Pattinson to the Beckham boys.<p>The men who have made suit-wearing an art form from Robert Pattinson to the Beckham boys. <i>Via HarpersBazaar.co.uk</i><p>Ben Affleck<p>Benedict Cumberbatch<p>George Clooney<p>Jared Leto<p>Eddie Redmayne<p>David Beckham<p>Andrew …

Moving To The Cloud? How To Keep Your Data Safe From Hackers

Cloud computing is now an accepted mainstream IT model, with benefits that are clear and tangible. The federal government even has a “<b>​</b>cloud first” mandate, pushing for government agencies to move their software services to the cloud wherever and whenever they can.<p>What’s less clear to some is the …

4 Apps For Managing the Absolute Chaos That Is Your Email Inbox

Email is no longer just about communicating with friends or colleagues. These days, our inboxes are also the repository for office tasks, travel …

15 Fail-Safe Gifts for the Guys in Your Life

The complete guide to PS3, PS4 and PlayStation Vita Black Friday deals

We've scoured the nets to find you the best Black Friday deals for PlayStation3, PlayStation 4 and PlayStation Vita. Price cuts include some amazing bundles, a few peripheral deals and tons of discounted games.<p>If you see anything missing let me know in comments and I'll add it. I'll also continue …

3 Fresh Ways to Tie a Scarf

Donni Charm's founder Alyssa Wasko takes a step by step approach for tying a scarf like never before.<p>Donni Charm's founder Alyssa Wasko had been working at Chanel when she began designing her own scarves. Often while in the elevator, fellow employees would compliment her on her neck-wear and …

The Fastest Way to Make Fitness Progress

No, it doesn't involve exercising nonstop for the next week<p>You know you can put more weight on the bar or do more reps, but there’s a third way to improve your fitness: by completing your workout faster. It's a metric called density, and it amounts to being able to do more work in less time—usually …

Four Exercises You Need to Switch

What You're Doing: Stiff-Leg Deadlift<p>While this is a great exercise for building hamstring and lower-back strength, the position your knees are in …

Bodyweight Exercise

26 Essential Facts on PS4's 2.0 Update, Masamune

On Tuesday, October 28, Sony will implement sweeping changes to the PlayStation 4 operating system. Codenamed "Masamune," the console update adds numerous new features, from Share Play to a music player to YouTube integration.<p>GameSpot was invited to PlayStation's UK headquarters to watch an …