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Best Fitness Trends To Try In 2014

Instead of  trying a nutty fad exercise trend or doing the same old exercise routine this year, how about trying what experts predict will be the hot exercises for 2014. These workouts also have serious exercise science behind them.

7 Crazy Fitness Fads That Really Should Die In 2014

How many people resolved to exercise more in the coming year.... again? Exercise is great, but some of the fitness fads of the past few years are past their prime.  Say goodbye to these nutty fitness fads this year and embrace reality.

Always Tired? Innovative Withings Aura Smart Sleep System Can Help You Sleep

Unveiled at the Spring 2014 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, the Withings Aura Smart Sleep System has all the indications of a gadget that might actually help consumers. The Smart Sleep System monitors your sleep experience and actively works to improve it using light and sound.

16 Crazy Yet Awesome Alternate Christmas Trees

Christmas tree decorating – do you stick with a theme, let the kids do it, get creative with the tree itself? The options are endless. Here are some of most unique, awsome and a little crazy "trees" we’ve found this season.

Great Thanksgiving Turkey Technology To Make The Holidays Less Stressful

Thanksgiving is the time to enjoy food and family. It is also time you can easily lose your mind trying to get everything cooked and on the table before the family starts eating the furniture. Don't forget what it takes to get ready for Black Friday shopping! You can make the day less stressful for everyone with some cool free apps and spiffy high-tech gadgets this year!

Eight Most Inventive DIY Problem Solvers From LifeHacker

The popular website Lifehacker.com has a really cool ongoing contest called the MacGyver Challenge. Readers are given a task each week to “hack” an everyday household item into something inventive and clever.  From binder clips to wine corks and more, here are some of the best and most useful  ideas to date from the MacGyver Challenge!

Glowing Algae: A Bright Lighting Idea That Could Change Our World

Revolutionary microalgae eco-friendly lamp could light streets, parking garages and homes with no electricity.

Seven New Lighting Technology Innovations And A Show To Brighten Your Life

The advent of LED lighting and Smart home apps has created a new generation of lighting options. From the practical to the artistic, we look at a few of the more interesting additions to the lighting inventory.

Fold Flat Flexible Kitchen Utensils Do More Than Flip Burgers

Picture you kitchen utensil drawer, stuffed to overflowing with pasta scoops, slotted spoons, measuring cups and spoons, and gadgets of every description. Wouldn’t it be great if things could be awesome AND organized?

Six Amazing Bedroom Technology Innovations That Are Coming Soon

Amazing new innovations in sleep technology are coming soon. Some are available now but only in limited ways, and others are just down the road.Take a look at what your future bedroom may have in store...