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Movember

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Alex

Nerds take on Movember!

It’s that time of year everyone. Boys become men, parading around with burly beards and handlebar moustaches for a month while their ladies find a dark cave to disappear into. Jokes aside, Movember is an amazing cause that raises funds for some of men’s biggest health concerns. This doesn’t just include prostate and testicular cancer it also focuses on mental health and suicide prevention.   (more…)

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Just For Fun, Marketing

13 Of The Best Superbowl Ads Of All Time

Best Superbowl Ads of All Time
Joshua

While the Superbowl just around the corner – This Sunday, January 7th, 2016 to be exact – we thought now was a good time to share some of the best Superbowl ads of all time with you. With the Superbowl being one of the most viewed events on TV every year, advertisers are quick to jump at securing a spot during the game, and will pay just about anything to get it. That’s why we’ve come to expect some of the best commercials of the year to take place during this 4 hour span. Over the years, we’ve seen some hilarious, heartwarming, creative and unique ads and only a few of them could make it into our list. So here are our picks for the 13 best Superbowl Ads of all time!

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Gift Guide, Just For Fun, Tech

Our 2015 Wearables Gift Guide – All Nerd Approved!

It’s the most wonderful time of the year!

The time when the snow starts falling, the driveways need shovelling and the gifts need giving. This year, we decided to help out with the gift giving part (please don’t ask us to shovel snow) and make a comprehensive, Nerd approved list of the best tech toys available. In this section, we have our Wearables Gift Guide, perfect for athletes, people who want to have a healthier New Year and the tech savvy business man. Click, click, done!

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Health and Wellness, Just For Fun, Productivity

How To Be Happier in 8 Simple Steps

Joshua

We think it’s pretty safe to assume none of us would say no to a little extra happiness in our lives. Whether you’re going through a rough time or you just want to add a little fun to break up the repetition of your busy day we’ve come up with 8 simple ways to bring some much needed joy into your life. These are so simple, you can even do a few of them while reading this post, so get reading and get happier!

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Health and Wellness, Just For Fun, Productivity

17 Scientifically Proven Ways to Boost Your Happiness Now

Joshua

Who doesn’t want to be happy? And who doesn’t want a quick fix to help them get out of their funk on particularly bad day? You’re right, no one. That’s why we created this list of 17 Scientifically Proven ways to boost your happiness now. Because you shouldn’t spend another moment of you’re life feeling anything but! 🙂

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Just For Fun, Nutrition, Productivity

Here’s the Health Benefits of Your Daily Caffeine Fix

Joshua

If you’re anything like us here at Data Nerds, you can’t begin your day without a hefty dose of caffeine, and big shocker, we aren’t alone. According to USA Today, 83% of Americans drink at least one cup of coffee daily which, if you do the math, comes out to 587 Million cups per year. But what do these millions of cups of glorious black liquid do to our bodies everyday? You may know some basics about caffeine like it helps you stay awake and alert, can make you jittery if you have too much or give you withdrawals if you have too little. But, we’re willing to bet there are quite a few things you don’t know about your morning addiction, and here they are:

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Just For Fun, Productivity

Top 5 Benefits of Bulletproof Coffee

Joshua

Bulletproof Coffee isn’t new. Chances are you’ve heard about it since Dave Asprey first introduced this concoction back in 2009 on his blog. Now that it has become a staple for most of Silicon Valley and has broken into the mass market (the first Bulletproof Coffee Shop recently opening up in Santa Monica, with more locations in the works) we thought we would revisit the subject of buttered-up coffee and give you the top 5 benefits of Bulletproof Coffee.

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Just For Fun, Social Media

What Happens When You Drink a Can of Coke vs. A Can of Pabst Blue Ribbon Beer

Coca-Cola - Drinking a can of coke
Joshua

If you’ve been on the internet at all in the past week, I’m sure you’ve seen this little number floating around somewhere in your Twitter or Facebook feed. It’s the now infamous, “What happens an hour after you drink a Coca-Cola?” infographic. This post was originally written by Niraj Naik or “The Renegade Pharmacist” out of the UK, to demonstrate all the harmful effects a regular old can of Coke can have on your body in just one hour. Well, to be more specific his original post is actually explaining the detrimental effects that Fructose (which is abundant in Coke) can have on weight gain. Never the less, it has resulted in a highly debated infographic that has blown up all over the internet. So, let’s take a closer look at the original post to see just what we are dealing with.

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Company, Just For Fun, Tech

The New Tesla P85D is Straight-up Ludicrous

Tesla Red Driving by Beach
Joshua

There’s a new super car on the market, and it’s not made by Ferrari, Bugatti or Lamborghini. It isn’t a low-profile coupe with scissor doors and it isn’t going to cost you $1M+. In fact, this new car doesn’t even run on gas. You may have guessed what it is by now, but for all our not so car-savvy friends, we’re talking about the new Tesla P85D.

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