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THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW- Thurs 4/24/14

A Hitachi elevator being installed in a Chinese skyscraper will travel at speeds of 45mph, reaching the 95th floor in just 43 seconds. Read more...

WHAT'S REALLY IMPORTANT TO HIM

(Yourtango.com) A recent study reveals what's really important to your guy. You've heard the old adage, "men are from Mars, women are from Venus," right? It can definitely feel that way sometimes. Especially when you consider the findings of a study detailing the aspects that contribute to the happiness of men and women. While women tend to find happiness in aspects of their lives such as love, family, a healthy sex life, good health and living in a nice area men tend to be a bit more -- shall we say, superficial, citing things like salary and physical appearance. Here are just a few things fueling your man's smile. Read more...

Red flags of electronic infidelity

HAPPILY MARRIED? MAYBE NOT Read more...

Five Biometric Replacements for Your Password

2.  The shape of your ear.  A smartphone touchscreen could scan your ear and recognize you, just like a fingerprint sensor.  But unlike fingerprints that can fade over time or change because of injuries, your ears don’t change too much as you get old. Read more...

THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW- Wed 4/23/14

ESPN will carry an NFL Wild Card playoff game this season, marking the first time an NFL postseason game will move off broadcast TV. NBC will pick up a Divisional playoff game from either CBS or Fox. Read more...

TIPS FOR ADMINISTRATIVE PROFESSIONALS DAY

(FengShuiDiva.com) Food and flowers are fine once a year, but reducing stress in the workplace by creating a healthier workspace is a gift that lasts all year. Administrative professionals handle incoming clientele at the door and on the phones. They field calls and get messages and information to you. And they do many other things to support the office staff. Here are a few basic things you can do to create a less stressful work environment for them, and the whole office gang. Read more...

THE TOP 10 BEST U.S. CITIES FOR YOUR SKIN

It's not only the products you use on your skin and your health habits, such as smoking -- or not, that can influence how you look, but also where you live. Cities bathed in regular sunshine can be a hazard for residents, who face far higher risks of skin cancer and premature aging. DailyGlow.com analyzed data on U.S. cities, including dermatologists per capita, skin-cancer rates, climate statistics, healthy-lifestyle indicators, and more, to find out which urban areas are the best for our skin. The top 10 best U.S. cities for your skin: Read more...

Off The Grid Eating Disorders

We’ve all heard of eating disorders like anorexia and bulimia, but there are a lot of other food-centric disorders that are a little less well known … and chances are, you know someone who has one:

Orthorexia – A fixation with healthy or righteous eating and the avoidance of foods that have been deemed “unhealthy.”

Pregorexia – Extreme dieting and exercising while pregnant to avoid the traditional weight gain that comes along with pregnancy.

Binge Eating – Compulsive overeating, often to deal with negative emotions or stress.

Anorexia Athletica – An addiction to exercise.

Drunorexia – Restricting food intake in order to reverse those calories for alcohol and binge drinking.

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THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW- Tues 4/23/14

After just three episodes, freshman series "Silicon Valley" was renewed for a second season by HBO, which also ordered a fourth for political comedy "Veep." Read more...

Earth Day- A Little Can Go a Long Way

Earth Day is a name used for two different observances, both held annually during spring in the northern hemisphere, and autumn in the southern hemisphere. These are intended to inspire awareness of and appreciation for the Earth's environment. The United Nations celebrates Earth Day, which was founded by John McConnell in 1969, each year on the March equinox, while a global observance originated by Gaylord Nelson as an environmental teach-in, and since January 1970 also called Earth Day, is celebrated in many countries each year on April 22, including the U.S. Read more...