• Short, intense workouts have become so popular that the US government is recommending them

    1 month ago - By Business Insider

    On Monday, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services released new guidelines for physical activity .
    HHS specifically called out high-intensity interval training, or HIIT , as a beneficial form of exercise .
    HIIT workouts are done in short periods of time and can help build muscle, increase endurance, and boost metabolism , according to the American Council on Exercise.
    On Monday, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services released new guidelines for physical activity. The most notable change was the recommendation to exercise in smaller, more frequent time periods - and the...
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  • GM is going to allow Ford vehicles and other competitors on its Maven car-sharing platform

    GM is going to allow Ford vehicles and other competitors on its Maven car-sharing platform

    1 month ago - By Tech Crunch

    GM's car-sharing subsidiary Maven is undergoing another expansion. This time, it's not just to a new city.
    Maven plans to open up its new peer-to-peer car rental service to allow owners to rent out non-GM vehicles.
    It is also setting its sights on bigger changes in the future, according to Julia Steyn, vice president of GM Urban Mobility and Maven, said Monday during a presentation at the UBS Global Technology Conference in San Francisco.
    By mid-2019, Maven will allow non-GM branded vehicles on the platform, Steyn said. That means a Maven member with a Tesla Model S or a Ford F-150 will be...
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  • Smart home tech is not just for luxury renters

    1 month ago - By Inman

    Renters in 30,000 existing apartments are about to get an array of new smart home features, including Amazon Echo Dots, installed for free, thanks to a new partnership between a major landlord and a tech startup.
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  • Gas Traders Don't Believe This Winter's Tale

    1 month ago - By Washington Post

    As oil sinks into a bear market, methane is on a tear. Hedge funds are betting the U.S. government is wrong and the best is yet to come.
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  • A new dairy revenue protection program launched this year. U.S

    1 month ago - By AG Web

    A new dairy revenue protection program launched this year. U.S. Farm Report sat down with one of the program of the creator to see how the program works and how it differs from MPP.
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  • Amazon Web Services Just Opened a New Cloud for the U.S. Government

    1 month ago - By Fortune

    Amazon Web Services has opened a new region of interconnected data centers specifically for the U.S. government and its various contractors.
    Amazon's cloud computing arm said Monday that its so-called GovCloud region is now operating live in an unspecified area on the East Coast. The new government cloud region comes seven years after Amazon's first West Coast government cloud region debuted in 2011.
    Unlike traditional data centers, cloud computing and big Internet companies like Microsoft and Facebook typically operate clusters of interconnected data centers that essentially act as one...
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