Lifestyle

Squat Your Way Around the Clock With This Dynamic Leg Day Finisher

When most people train, even when they alternate muscle groups and modalities, they’re still stuck in one plane. Our movements take place in three different planes: sagittal, frontal, and transverse—but the bulk of weight room exercises are in the sagittal plane, moving straight up-and-down or front-to-back. If you want to work to your full training […]

Business

Investors get lost in Big Oil’s carbon accounting maze

Wide variations in the way oil companies report their efforts to reduce carbon emissions make it difficult to assess the risk of holding their shares as the world shifts away from fossil fuels, senior fund managers say. Investors have poured money into so-called sustainable funds, which take into account companies’ environmental, social, legal and other […]

Technology

Google is making it easier to move music and videos between streaming devices

Google is making it easier to transfer music and videos between compatible streaming devices in your home with a new feature called Stream Transfer. It’s been in development since 2018 but was delayed in order to build a proper visual element for smart displays. The new functionality is designed for consumers with multiple connected TVs, […]

News

New York City bomber convicted in shootout with New Jersey police

An Islamic terrorist already serving a life prison term for a bombing in New York City was convicted Tuesday of multiple counts of attempted murder and assault stemming from a shootout with police three years ago. Ahmad Khan Rahimi, a U.S. citizen who was born in Afghanistan but grew up in New Jersey, sat quietly […]

Sport

Federer, Medvedev reach third round in Shanghai; Murray out

Roger Federer didn’t face a break point as he won his opening match at the Shanghai Masters on Tuesday, beating Albert Ramos-Vinolas 6-2, 7-6 (5). The second-seeded Federer, who is bidding to win a third Shanghai Masters title, dominated in the first set, but was tested in the second. Federer struggled in the tiebreaker, falling […]

Lifestyle

Need to balance guides development of limb-body coordination

The need to feel balanced drives the development of coordination between body and limbs as zebrafish larvae learn to swim, a new study finds. Published online October 8 in eLife, the study found that the developing fish rely on their vestibular organs—the equivalent of the human inner ear—as their sense of balance oversees improvements in […]

Business

Bank of France keeps forecasts for third-quarter GDP growth at 0.3%

The Bank of France maintained on Wednesday its earlier forecasts for third-quarter French economic growth at 0.3%, as the euro zone’s second-biggest economy shows relative resilience amid signs of a recession in the broader region. The Bank of France said its measure of sentiment in the country’s manufacturing industry fell to 96 points in September […]

Technology

MSI’s Alpha 15 gaming laptop is an all-AMD device with Radeon RX 5500 and FreeSync

MSI has partnered with AMD to create a relatively inexpensive, entry-level gaming laptop. The Alpha 15 is a capable machine that offers a high refresh rate display and “giant” speakers in a compact package that starts at $999. This week AMD launched the Radeon RX 5500 graphics solution for people on a tight budget. MSI […]

News

NYC man, wife both sentenced to month in prison in college admissions scam

A New York man and his wife were each sentenced Tuesday to a month behind bars for paying a college-admission fixer to boost their daughter’s SAT and ACT scores. Gregory and Marcia Abbott will also have to complete a year of supervised release, pay a $45,000 fine and perform 250 hours of community service each, […]