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Start the day with a smile: App lets you switch off alarm by grinning 

Start the day with a smile: App lets you switch off alarm by grinning  | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
The free ‘Smile Clock’ app, developed by Israel-based Appfro, requires users to grin into their smartphone camera before its alarm's incessant buzzing is turned off.
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New app lets you find out where they bought their outfit from a pic

New app lets you find out where they bought their outfit from a pic | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
The so-called Inspo tool can identify designer jewellery, handbags and clothing by matching a photograph with a huge database of items.
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These Are The Most Googled Halloween Costumes In Each State

These Are The Most Googled Halloween Costumes In Each State | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Some states are making a topical Halloween choice this year, opting for Frozen costumes or dressing as the mythical Slenderman. Others will keep it classic, dressing as doctors or cheerleaders.

This map, made by SumoCoupon, a website that offers d...
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Researchers identify cause of seasonal depression 

Researchers identify cause of seasonal depression  | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Those elusive feelings of sadness in the winter may have a very real cause: serotonin transporter levels.
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Clif Bar PAYS its staff to work out for 2.5 hours every week, has a boulder-climbing wall in its office... and there's no chance of getting hold of the CEO after 6.30

Clif Bar PAYS its staff to work out for 2.5 hours every week, has a boulder-climbing wall in its office... and there's no chance of getting hold of the CEO after 6.30 | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Kevin Cleary, chief executive of the Emerysville, California, company, revealed how he promotes exercise in his staff - and never answers emails of phonecalls after hours.
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Is keeping up with the Joneses making us ill?

Is keeping up with the Joneses making us ill? | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Research found having low pay or no wealth wasn’t enough to explain poor health; what was important was how much income said about their social ranking compared with those like them.
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Will children make you happy? Yes- if you have two kids, but not three

Will children make you happy? Yes- if you have two kids, but not three | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Study by LSE shows first and second birth increase parents' happiness level, but third does not. Research also showed older and more educated parents are happier before and after a baby's arrival.
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Study: Women can expect a gender-equal office ... in 2095

Study: Women can expect a gender-equal office ... in 2095 | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Women may not achieve equal footing in the workplace until 2095, according to the World Economic Forum's (WEF) new 'Global Gender Gap'...
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Women FINALLY twig that a kind, humble man is best for a relationship

Women FINALLY twig that a kind, humble man is best for a relationship | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
New research shows arrogance and egos are turn-offs for men AND women. The study at Hope College in Michigan, also showed a humble nature was a key attraction for both of the sexes.
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New invention means women can change outfits busiest of public places

New invention means women can change outfits busiest of public places | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
The 'Undress' maxi dress was designed by two Californians for women on-the-go. The garment helps ladies to switch outfits in public without flashing skin. It's on sale soon priced at $75 (£45).
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Fitness band data show workouts peak on Mondays

Fitness band data show workouts peak on Mondays | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
After falling off diets and exercise regimes all weekend, people start the new week with a flourish of exercise, running, walking or hitting the the gym. And then their habits gradually deteriorate as the week progresses, data from Jawbone UP users show.
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What's the first thing newlyweds do? Update Facebook

What's the first thing newlyweds do? Update Facebook | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
One might think having just got married, you'd have other priorities other than updating your social media account.
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Holiday friendships rarely last beyond the end of a trip

Holiday friendships rarely last beyond the end of a trip | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
The poll showed Londoners are the most pally when on a trip, with 83 per cent making friends every time they go away. Next most-matey are the Welsh, followed by West Midlanders.
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What your PERSONALITY says about your health

What your PERSONALITY says about your health | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Researchers from Washington University, Missouri, found that being a conscientious and open person protects against stroke, arthritis, lung disease, high blood pressure and diabetes.
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App Lets Passengers Facebook Stalk Each Other Before Flights

App Lets Passengers Facebook Stalk Each Other Before Flights | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
This takes inflight creepiness to a whole new level.

Travel app Quicket released an updated version this week -- and among the new features is a "social check-in" option, which allows passengers to creep on their seatmates via Facebook ...
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Surge in Bear Selfies Could Lead to a Grizzly End: Forest Service - NBC News

Surge in Bear Selfies Could Lead to a Grizzly End: Forest Service - NBC News | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Oh man, it’s a possibly dangerous wild animal! Let’s take a picture!That’s the reaction of some visitors to scenic Taylor Creek in South Lake Tahoe, and offi...
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Dangers of 3 glasses a day: milk may not protect against broken bones

Dangers of 3 glasses a day: milk may not protect against broken bones | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Drinking more than three glasses of milk a day may not protect bones against breaking - and may even lead to higher rates of death, say researchers.
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New wedding trend to declare your love at alter is wedding tattoos

New wedding trend to declare your love at alter is wedding tattoos | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
From Britney and Kevin Federline's dice tattoos to Khloe and Lemar's initials and Katy Perry and Russell Brand's Sanskrit saying, the stars loving getting inked when they walk down the aisle.
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New research shows that a beard can make a man look ten years older

New research shows that a beard can make a man look ten years older | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
A study has shown that opting for a beard can add ten years to a man's age. A moustache can add five years and a goatee adds four. According to the study the worst offender is Roy Keane.
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TODAY: Study looks at our selfie obsession

TODAY: Study looks at our selfie obsession | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Video on Today: Georgia researchers are looking at the psychology behind the selfie, and what is says about us. NBC’s Gabe Gutierrez reports.
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Not a 'Cronut': Dunkin' Plans 'Croissant Donut' - NBC News

Not a 'Cronut': Dunkin' Plans 'Croissant Donut'  - NBC News | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
NEW YORK — Dunkin' Donuts plans to roll out a croissant-doughnut hybrid in the U.S. next week — but the company says please don't call it a "Cronut.&quo...
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The Debrett's guide to modern manners revealed

The Debrett's guide to modern manners revealed | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Using your mobile phone while speaking to another person, eating on public transport and reclining your seat during daytime flights have all been deemed rude by etiquette experts, Debrett's.
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Babies can recognise fear in your eyes

Babies can recognise fear in your eyes | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Scientists from the Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences in Leipzig conducted EEG (electroencephalography) tests to see how babies react to fear.
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Gossip can be good for you — but you have to do it the right way

Gossip can be good for you — but you have to do it the right way | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Psssssst! You may not know it, but gossip can be good for you.  The age-old habit of sharing juicy tidbits with buddies has gotten a bad...
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Married couple chart their six-year SMS history from first date to now

Married couple chart their six-year SMS history from first date to now | Kickin' Kickers | Scoop.it
Alice Zhao, 27, based in Chicago, Illinois, has assessed every text she and her husband have exchanged since their first date in 2008 until their sixth year wedding anniversary this month.
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