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The Most Effective Biceps Exercise You Probably Haven’t Tried Yet

This uncommon move will pump up your arms and make you better at pullups<p>Farmer’s walks are a great way to build core strength and burn fat.<p>But they can also make your arms bigger—if you hold the weights with your elbows bent, as <i>Men’s Health</i> Fitness Director B.J. Gaddour, C.S.C.S., demonstrates in …

Fitness

Ryan Reynolds Shares Emotional Tribute After Young Deadpool Fan Dies of Cancer

Ryan Reynolds shared a post on Facebook Thursday honoring 13-year-old Connor McGrath, a young <i>Deadpool</i> fan who passed away on Tuesday night following …

Drake reveals why he cut Kanye West and Jay Z verse from 'Views'

Kanye West and Jay Z were originally featured on “Pop Style” off Drake’s just-released new album <i>Views,</i> but when the collection dropped Thursday, …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Technology is eroding our ability to understand what's real and what's just an illusion

If we were to take a television back in time — to the Middle Ages, say — and show off a Blu-Ray film (our time machine has a power supply), we might imagine that those medieval people would have no idea how we created such a stunning illusion.<p>Our audience would presumably want to try to look inside …

What's Next for Apple as Its Battle With the FBI Plays Out in Washington?

Some 40 companies and associations are expected to file friend-of-the-court briefs Thursday.<p>During a marathon Congressional hearing, Apple declined to propose its own legislative solution for striking the proper balance between a citizen’s right to privacy and security and law enforcement’s need …

50 Cent's Instagrams with piles of cash raise judge's suspicions

If you plead poverty in court, you probably shouldn't be rolling around in piles of cash.<p>Rapper 50 Cent is learning that lesson the hard way. Fitty …

50 Cent

‘Error 53’ fury mounts as Apple software update threatens to kill your iPhone 6

Thousands of iPhone 6 users claim they have been left holding almost worthless phones because Apple’s latest operating system permanently disables the handset if it detects that a repair has been carried out by a non-Apple technician.<p>Relatively few people outside the tech world are aware of the …

Mobile Technology

Missouri lawmakers propose racial bias training for police | Reuters

(Reuters) - Two Missouri state lawmakers, along with the American Civil Liberties Union, said on Tuesday they proposed legislation that would require police be trained to avoid racial bias, aiming to stop the unfair targeting of minorities.<p>Amarion Allen, 11-years-old, stands in front of a police …

Coulda been a contender: MMA fighters knocking themselves out

MMA fighters can always expect a bit of pain when they enter the octagon but it’s rare to see trained athletes take a beating from themselves.<p>The 5th …

How the Illuminati Stole the Mind, Soul, and Body of Hip-Hop

The true story of how an 18th-century secret society came to dominate today’s music industry (allegedly).<p>Have you noticed how a lot of musicians have …

When rap raged against racism – 2015 and the black protest anthem

The sound of Kendrick Lamar’s Alright rang out like a clarion call this year, from clubs, cars and house parties to police harassment protests. With prevalent, uncompromising lyrics like “Nigga, and we hate po-po/Wanna kill us dead in the street fo sho,” the standout moment of To Pimp a Butterfly …

Rap & Hip-Hop

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Twitter Fingers: Was Meek Mill's Outing of Drake In Bad Form?

This is no longer your big brother’s rap game, where even the notion of ghostwriters being hired to assist on smash records could instantly end …

Rap & Hip-Hop

Kanye West Details How Drake's Success Helped Him

Oxford, UK – Kanye West spoke with the Oxford Guild Society in March, and the video of his presentation was released yesterday (December 7).<p>In his …

Grammy Awards 2016: Kendrick Lamar made history with an unapologetically black album

At the 56th Grammy Awards last year, the narrative surrounding Kendrick Lamar was nothing short of front-runner status.<p>His genre-defining debut "good kid, m.A.A.d city," which topped countless best-of lists and was deemed a rap classic, was seen as a lock for multiple hip-hop categories and a dark …

How to talk to anyone: the experts' guide

<b>How to talk to… children and teenagers, by family therapist Karen Holford</b><p>Children often don’t have the words to say what they’re feeling, and they don’t always understand what we’re looking for when we ask them questions. So if you ask, “How was your day?” and you’re met with a grunt or a shrug, …

Siblings

Why you should stop asking if a tablet can replace your laptop — and what to ask instead

It's an attractive sales pitch.<p>The simple, lightweight and touch-friendly experience we've come to love on our smartphones and tablets seems like it could do wonders for the old-fashioned computers that we use everyday to get work done with.<p>But the advent of this new class of hybrid PC-tablet …

6 Habits to Chisel a Solid 6 Pack

Use these simple tips to finally reveal your abs once and for all<p>If you can't see your abs, don't assume it's because you're missing out on a magical abdominal exercise or secret supplement. Blame your mindset.<p>You see, losing belly flab is a boring process. It requires time, hard work, and most …

Fitness

10 Brain Myths Busted

It's going to take more than 10 percent of your brain to read this story<p>In the Hollywood action-film <i>Lucy</i>, actor Morgan Freeman—playing a world-renowned neurologist— speaks to a packed auditorium. “It’s estimated most human beings only use 10 percent of their brains’ capacity,” he says. “Imagine if …

Microsoft Admits Windows 10 Automatic Spying Cannot Be Stopped

Last week changes to the Windows 10 upgrade path mean it is going to become increasingly difficult for any non-techy users to avoid being pushed to Microsoft’s new operating system. But given Windows 10 <i>is</i> better than Windows 7 and Windows 8, why would that be a problem? Because of policies like …

Windows 10

Jerry Heller Sues Dr. Dre, Ice Cube, Straight Outta Compton Producers for Defamation

Jerry Heller, the music executive who managed N.W.A., has filed a defamation lawsuit against Dr. Dre, Ice Cube, the estate of Eazy-E, NBC Universal, and other parties associated with the <i>Straight Outta Compton</i> biopic, as TMZ reports. He said he never gave permission to use his likeness in the film, …

5 Excuses for When You're Caught Masturbating

Five lines more acceptable than “Can you wait a minute?”

Relationships

'Spider-Man 3': Sam Raimi says he 'messed up' on the superhero film

Sam Raimi knows he screwed the pooch with <i>Spider-Man 3</i>. Since Marvel’s friendly neighborhood web-slinger is getting yet another cinematic reboot with …

Marvel Universe

Microsoft has trapped its biggest partners between a rock and a hard place

Sales in the PC industry are declining at around 11% per quarter, according to IDC, causing drops in profits for PC makers. Microsoft is somewhat insulated from this decline thanks to big enterprise sales, but the company's increased focus on hardware with the new Surface Book Pro — a high-end …

Nas & Lil Wayne Set To Make "History" Together

Rap veterans <b>Nas</b> and <b>Lil Wayne</b> have reportedly teamed up to perform at an upcoming music festival in Florida.<p>According to reports, Nasty Nas and Weezy …

Rap & Hip-Hop

The story behind 'alien megastructures' scientists may have found (but probably didn't)

A story that went viral this week reports that astronomers finally found E.T., but those aren't the facts. CNET's Eric Mack talks with the astronomers involved about what is still a very interesting star.<p>This is a tricky story to write. The mysterious scientific observations it deals with could …

The Day Kanye West Killed Gangsta Rap

Where were you the day Kanye West killed gangsta rap? Me? I was super duper drunk, propped up on a banquette at Room Service watching Kanye West, …

Why Celebrating Columbus Day Is Like Celebrating ISIS

My elementary school teachers brainwashed me. I am sure they would never admit to it, but it is true. I was taught that Christopher Columbus, the Catholic Italian explorer, discovered a "New World." I -- like millions of other naive American children -- was told that he was a brave and curious hero …

15 books successful people read to their kids

According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, reading aloud to your children and talking about pictures and words in age-appropriate books can strengthen language skills, literacy development, and parent-child relationships.<p>What's more, a study conducted this year by a number of pediatricians …

Books

After Shaky Debut, Tidal Looks to Hopeful, Yet Competitive, Future

Six months after Jay Z's Tidal service stormed the music-streaming market with a splashy press conference starring Beyoncé, Madonna, Kanye West and …

Music