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Warning: You'll Probably Quit the Gym After Doing This At-Home Workout — It's That Good

You don't need a gym membership, fancy studio, or even a lot of time to get in shape. What you do need is a solid workout and dedication. We'll provide the workout, you just need to give it your all. This short and sweet circuit targets every single muscle in the body and gets your heart rate up. …

This is the Secret to Making Bakery-Worthy Bread at Home

Bake perfect loaves every time.<p>Baking bread might seem intimidating, especially if you’re a novice baker. But it’s not as hard as you might think—and …

100 Notable Books of 2017

<i>The year’s notable fiction, poetry and nonfiction, selected by the editors of The New York Times Book Review. This list represents books reviewed since Dec.</i> <i>4</i><i>, 201</i><i>6</i><i>, when we published our previous Notables list.</i><p><b>Fiction & Poetry</b><p><b>AMERICAN WAR.</b> <i>By Omar El Akkad. (Knopf, $26.95.)</i> This haunting debut novel …

Books

The Right Amount of Weed to Smoke to Avoid Getting Too Stoned

Anytime I ask somebody why they dislike weed, they normally tell me about that one time in college they took a fat bong rip and immediately entered panic mode. And that's when I respond with, "Well, there you go. You smoked way too much." When it comes to ingesting cannabis in any shape or form, …

Cannabis

41 Easy Work Lunches That Aren't Salads or Sandwiches

If you've resolved to take more lunches to work, you've likely resorted to salads and sandwiches most of the time. And that's fine! But if we're being honest, you can only take so many leafy greens and cold turkey sandwiches before you've fallen into a rut and begun dreading lunchtime instead of …

Duet Display for iPad Updated With New Pro Features

Duet Display, the app designed to let you turn your iPad into an extra display for your Mac, is today being updated with new Pro-level features that enhance the Apple Pencil support introduced back in October.<p>The Pro features are designed to turn the iPad Pro into a high-performance graphics tablet …

The Ten Commandments of Retouching

There are some things in life that are universal rules we should all follow—things like not cheating on your wife, not killing anyone, and not …

Mysterious Island Experiment Could Help Us Colonize Other Planets

A 150-year-old effort on the remote Ascension Island in the Atlantic may help us green Mars. Can it also help us save Earth?<p>Touching down here feels like landing on Mars.<p>Clay-colored lava rocks form football field-sized craters visible from my airplane window. Residences near the airfield are …

DRIVEN: 2017 Mazda CX-9 2.5T Malaysian review

These days, car buyers have all been siloed into clearly-defined market segments and price points. Take the SUV and crossover market, for instance. …

Paper artist transforms historical landmarks into silly scenes

What if the Colosseum was invaded by a giant octopus squirming its legs in and out of the columns? Or how would the statue of David look in a pair of …

Octopuses

A Look at the Controversial Work of Photographer Ren Hang, Who Died Today at 29

From the moment he started taking nude photos of his college friends during breaks from studying advertising, the self-taught, Beijing-based photographer Ren Hang made pushing buttons his specialty—a talent that, until his death today at age 29, also drew him his fair share of censorship, though he …

Remembering Ren Hang

Yesterday afternoon a photographer reached out with news that Ren Hang had reportedly committed suicide. I could see tributes beginning to form on Twitter, but, I thought, it can’t be true. But when publisher Pierre Bessard announced “Mon ami Ren Hang left us this morning” on his website and …

2017 Underwater Photographer of the Year: winning photos announced

2017 Underwater Photographer of the Year<p>'Dancing Octopus' Gabriel Barathieu/UPY 2017<p>The winners of the 2017 Underwater Photographer of the Year …

Heads Up: We've Updated Our Fujifilm X Mount Lens Guide

Hey Fujifilm camera users,<p>Just a quick heads up that we’ve updated our Fujifilm lens guide. Every single autofocus lens for the Fujifilm X series …

FUJIFILM

The next level

Published on December 7, 2016<p><b>It was nearing midnight when she slipped out of bed,</b> padded across the wood floors and peered into the room across the hall. Her 15-year-old son was still awake, like she knew he would be, sitting in his bed, staring at his laptop screen. This had long been his nightly …

Understanding Final Fantasy 15

From fighting to leveling to crafting magic, here's what you need to know<p>It's been a long time coming, but <i>Final Fantasy 15</i> is here. As always with the franchise, this massive time sink of a game requires a lot out of its audience to really tap into its true potential, so here's a breakdown of all …

Race Through All 8 Harry Potter Movies in This Impressive Supercut

While it’s thrilling to read and watch the <i>Harry Potter</i> story, with a book series that is over 4,200 pages long and movies that clock in at nearly 20 …

10 paid iPhone apps on sale for free right now

Today is Black Friday so you knew that there was going to be a huge number of iPhone and iPad apps that went on sale for free. Well, you can sift …

The 11 best wireless headphones you can buy

While all wireless headphones continue to suffer from the same problems — higher prices, a reliance on batteries, and generally duller sound than wired pairs — those downsides are countered by, well, not having to use cables. For a lot of people, that's enough.<p>So, since the future of audio appears …

Consumer Tech

A New Book Features Rarely Seen Photos of Audrey Hepburn

More than two decades after her death at the age of 63, Audrey Hepburn continues to be a subject of endless fascination. A new coffee table book, out today, celebrates her timeless style and features more than 200 rare images of the Hollywood screen legend like we’ve never seen her before. Written …

Best app deals of the day! 6 paid iPhone apps for free for a limited time

Everyone likes free apps, but sometimes the best ones are a bit expensive. Now and then, developers put paid apps on sale for free for a limited …

5 Secret Codes That Unlock Hidden iPhone Features

It's time to get to know your phone better.<p>You might think you know everything about your<p>better halfiPhone, but you're wrong. There's a whole world of hidden features that can only be unlocked with secret codes. *GASP*<p>Excited? You should be. Here's what the features actually do.<p>1. Find out exactly …

37 Books With Plot Twists That Will Blow Your Mind

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Books

The Ultimate Beginner’s Guide to iPhone/Smartphone Photography

Dear friend,<p>This guide is intended for you if you currently own a smartphone (iPhone, Android, etc) and want to learn how to take better …

Mobile Photography

Digital Foundry: Let's build a 1080p60 gaming PC

<b>Editor's Note: This build guide was put together in August 2016, but the build process and the components chosen are still just as potent in 2017.</b> …

Clara Giaminardi: On Gender Equality and Diversity (NSFW)

<i>All Images by Clara Giaminardi. Used with Permission.</i><p>Clara Giaminardi, always a creative soul, grew up wanting to be a writer but around age 16 …

Visto: A Nude Exploration of Shadows & Vitality (NSFW)

<i>All Images By Lovis Ostenrik. Used Under a Creative Commons License.</i><p>Lovis Ostrenik’s mother, like so many mothers out there, had a nickname for her …

The Incredible Analog Portraiture of Kalin Kostov (NSFW)

<i>All Images By Kalin Kostov. Used with Permission.</i><p>“After a while I realized that the most important thing is the man behind the camera not the camera …

10 tips to make your Mac feel like new

Parents guide to games consoles: How to make Xbox One, PS4 and Wii U safe and secure - Pocket-lint

As entertainment technology offers children more ways to connect, it is important parents understand the risks and how to safely get the most out of …