List of great yearly parties around the world

Party time!

  • Ati-Atihan (Kalibo, the Philippines) – January
  • AfrikaBurn (Tankwa Karoo National Park, South Africa) –  April or May
  • King’s Day (Amsterdam, the Netherlands) –  April 27th

Photo by Joey Thompson

Top 10 world’s best MBA programs

Looking for an MBA?

  1. INSEAD  (France/Singapore)
  2. Harvard Business School (United States of America)
  3. London Business School (United Kingdom)
  4. Wharton School University of Pennsylvania (United States of America)
  5. Stanford Graduate School of business (United States of America)
  6. Columbia business school (United States of America)
  7. Haas School of Business UC Berkeley (United States of America)
  8. Booth School of Business – University of Chicago (United States of America)
  9. Sloan School of Management – MIT (United States of America)
  10. Cambridge Judge Business School – University of Cambridge (United Kingdom)

Photo by Daniella Winkler

The 5 best fitness apps in 2016 according to Men’s Health

Want to change to a fitness life style?

  1. Microsoft Health –  The pre-progamming feature allows the user to build a workout beforehand which will then feed into the user’s phone for live prompts, also includes 24/7 heart rate analysis, sleep tracking, cardio GPS and Golf tracking
  2. myfitnesspal – Has an unrivalled food database to browse to make sure your meals are accurately recorded
  3. Strava – Compatible with over 25 different activity-tracking devices, Strava allows users from a huge variety of sports and activities to compare data and analyze their results
  4. Freeletics – With the Body Weight training, Gym and nutrition plans, they offer great options for who loves fitness or it is just starting
  5. Endomondo – Can track over 50 different exercises and provide real-time audio feedback on your efforts to spur you on

List of Olympic game Cities

Olympic Game Host Cities Since 1896

Summer Olympic Games Sites

1896 – Athens, Greece
1900 – Paris, France
1904 – St. Louis, United States
1908 – London, United Kingdom
1912 – Stockholm, Sweden
1916 – Scheduled for Berlin, Germany (Canceled due World War I)
1920 – Antwerp, Belgium
1924 – Paris, France
1928 – Amsterdam, Netherlands
1932 – Los Angeles, United States
1936 – Berlin, Germany
1940 – Scheduled for Tokyo, Japan (Canceled due World War II)
1944 – Scheduled for London, United Kingdom (Canceled due World War II)
1948 – London, United Kingdom
1952 – Helsinki, Finland
1956 – Melbourne, Australia
1960 – Rome, Italy
1964 – Tokyo, Japan
1968 – Mexico City, Mexico
1972 – Munich, West Germany (now Germany)
1976 – Montreal, Canada
1980 – Moscow, U.S.S.R. (now Russia)
1984 – Los Angeles, United States
1988 – Seoul, South Korea
1992 – Barcelona, Spain
1996 – Atlanta, United States
2000 – Sydney, Australia
2004 – Athens, Greece
2008 – Beijing, China
2012 – London, United Kingdom
2016 – Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
2020 – Tokyo, Japan

Winter Olympic Games Sites

1924 – Chamonix, France
1928 – St. Moritz, Switzerland
1932 – Lake Placid, N.Y., United States
1936 – Garmisch-Partenkirchen, Germany
1940 – Scheduled for Sapporo, Japan(Canceled due World War II)
1944 – Scheduled for Cortina d’Ampezzo, Italy(Canceled due World War II)
1948 – St. Moritz, Switzerland
1952 – Oslo, Norway
1956 – Cortina d’Ampezzo, Italy
1960 – Squaw Valley, California, United States
1964 – Innsbruck, Austria
1968 – Grenoble, France
1972 – Sapporo, Japan
1976 – Innsbruck, Austria
1980 – Lake Placid, New York, United States
1984 – Sarajevo, Yugoslavia (now Bosnia and Herzegovina)
1988 – Calgary, Alberta, Canada
1992 – Albertville, France
1994 – Lillehammer, Norway
1998 – Nagano, Japan
2002 – Salt Lake City, Utah, United States
2006 – Torino (Turin), Italy
2010 – Vancouver, Canada
2014 – Sochi, Russia
2018 – Pyeongchang, South Korea
2022 – Beijing, China

Photo by Agberto Guimaraes

Best Dating apps according to user reviews ❤️

Looking for a date? This might help!

(till August 2016)

  1. Jaumo  [Android | iOS]
  2. OKCupid  [Android | iOS]
  3. happn  [Android | iOS]
  4. SCRUFF  [Android | iOS]
  5. Moco  [Android | iOS]
  6. GROWLr  [Android | iOS]
  7. Skout  [Android | iOS]
  8. Qeep  [Android | iOS]
  9. MeetMe [Android | iOS]
  10. Badoo  [Android | iOS]
  11. Hornet [Android | iOS]
  12. Hot or Not  [Android | iOS]
  13. Tinder  [Android | iOS]
  14. SayHi   [Android | iOS]
  15. Match  [Android | iOS]
  16. Zoosk  [Android | iOS]
  17. Waplog  [Android | iOS]
  18. Grindr  [Android | iOS]
  19. BeNaughty  [Android]
  20. Grindr Xtra  [iOS]
  21. eHarmony  [Android | iOS]

Data based on the Research conducted by Applause

Photo by Arnel Hasanovic

Ranking of medals in the Olympic games from 1896 to 2014*

Ranking of medals from 1896 to 2014

*Sum of gold, silver and bronze medals including Summer and Winter Olympic Games

  1. United States – 2681
  2. Soviet Union – 1204
  3. Great Britain – 806
  4. Germany – 782
  5. France – 780
  6. Italy – 663
  7. Sweden – 627
  8. China – 526
  9. East Germany – 519
  10. Russia – 519
  11. Hungary – 482
  12. Australia- 480
  13. Norway – 477
  14. Finland – 463
  15. Canada – 449
  16. Japan – 443
  17. Netherlands – 376
  18. Switzerland – 323
  19. Austria – 304
  20. Romania – 302
  21. South Korea – 296
  22. Poland – 291
  23. West Germany – 243
  24. Bulgaria – 220
  25. Cuba – 209
  26. Denmark – 180
  27. Czechoslovakia – 168
  28. Belgium – 147
  29. United Team of Germany – 137
  30. Unified Team – 135
  31. Spain – 133
  32. Ukraine – 122
  33. Greece – 111
  34. Brazil – 108
  35. New Zealand- 100
  36. Belarus – 90
  37. Yugoslavia – 87
  38. Turkey – 86
  39. Kenya – 86
  40. South Africa – 76
  41. Argentina – 70
  42. Czech Republic – 68
  43. Jamaica – 67
  44. Mexico – 62
  45. Iran – 60
  46. Kazakhstan – 59
  47. North Korea – 49
  48. Ethiopia – 45
  49. Estonia – 40
  50. Croatia – 34
  51. Slovenia – 34
  52. Ireland – 29
  53. Slovakia – 29
  54. Indonesia – 27
  55. India – 26
  56. Egypt – 26
  57. Azerbaijan – 26
  58. Latvia – 26
  59. Georgia – 25
  60. Thailand – 24
  61. Mongolia – 24
  62. Portugal – 23
  63. Nigeria – 23
  64. Morocco – 22
  65. Lithuania – 21
  66. Uzbekistan – 21
  67. Chinese Taipei – 19
  68. Colombia – 19
  69. Trinidad and Tobago – 18
  70. Mixed team – 17
  71. Algeria – 15
  72. Chile – 13
  73. Bahamas – 12
  74. Australasia- 12
  75. Venezuela – 12
  76. Armenia – 12
  77. Pakistan – 10
  78. Tunisia – 10
  79. Uruguay – 10
  80. Serbia and Montenegro – 9
  81. Liechtenstein – 9
  82. Philippines – 9
  83. Zimbabwe – 8
  84. Russian Empire – 8
  85. Puerto Rico – 8
  86. Uganda – 7
  87. Israel – 7
  88. Serbia – 7
  89. Moldova – 7
  90. Dominican Republic – 6
  91. Malaysia – 6
  92. Cameroon – 5
  93. Costa Rica – 4
  94. Luxembourg – 4
  95. Peru – 4
  96. Bohemia – 4
  97. Ghana – 4
  98. Iceland – 4
  99. Lebanon – 4
  100. Namibia – 4
  101. Qatar – 4
  102. Singapore – 4
  103. Hong Kong – 3
  104. Panama – 3
  105. Syria – 3
  106. Kyrgyzstan – 3
  107. Saudi Arabia – 3
  108. Tajikistan – 3
  109. Independent Olympic Participants – 3
  110. Ecuador – 2
  111. Mozambique – 2
  112. Suriname – 2
  113. Afghanistan – 2
  114. British West Indies – 2
  115. Haiti – 2
  116. Kuwait – 2
  117. Sri Lanka – 2
  118. Tanzania – 2
  119. Vietnam – 2
  120. Zambia – 2
  121. Burundi – 1
  122. Grenada – 1
  123. United Arab Emirates – 1
  124. Bahrain – 1
  125. Barbados – 1
  126. Bermuda – 1
  127. Botswana – 1
  128. Ivory Coast- 1
  129. Cyprus – 1
  130. Djibouti – 1
  131. Eritrea – 1
  132. Gabon – 1
  133. Guatemala – 1
  134. Guyana – 1
  135. Iraq – 1
  136. Macedonia – 1
  137. Mauritius – 1
  138. Montenegro – 1
  139. Netherlands Antilles – 1
  140. Niger – 1
  141. Paraguay – 1
  142. Senegal – 1
  143. Sudan – 1
  144. Togo – 1
  145. Tonga – 1
  146. Virgin Islands – 1

Photo by Agberto Guimaraes

5 Websites to learn new things

It is always a good time to learn something new!

TED – TED (Technology, Entertainment, Design) is an invitation-only event where the world’s leading thinkers and doers gather to find inspiration. In this website you will find all talks for free.

Khan Academy – Learn for free about math, art, computer programming, economics, physics, chemistry, biology, medicine, finance, history, and more

Guides.co – Search the largest collection of online guides.

Squareknot  – Browse beautiful, step-by-step guides.

Learnist – Learn from expertly curated web, print and video content.

15 most accessed DIY websites according to Amazon (till August 2016)

Thinking about starting a new DIY project?

  1. Instructable – documentation platform where people share what they do and how they do it
  2. Ehow – Provides concise how-to articles written by professionals and users
  3. Diynetwork – Information for projects featured on their TV programs
  4. Today.com/Home – Specializing in decorating and gardening, with online tools and message board
  5. Diynot – Forums and a collection of tips and articles in home improvement
  6. Howcast – Offers user-submitted how-to videos and guides
  7. Getridofthings – A broad spectrum of humorous articles focusing on pest control, stain removal, bad smells, heal, computer repair and some other domestic topics
  8. Acme howto – Articles on tasks and repairs around the home and garden
  9. How to do things – Directory that provides a wide variety of do-it-yourself tips and tutorials
  10. Practicaldiy – Source of practical guides for Do-It-Yourself home build and repair activities.
  11. Onthehouse – Provides a variety of money-saving tips on building, remodeling and repairing homes.
  12. Daveosborne – Features articles and plans for the do it yourself on home renovations and home repair
  13. Yourepair.com – Helping people fix things around the house or understanding what a contractor will do to solve
  14. Bejane – A home improvement resource and community for DIY projects, home repair, painting, plum
  15. Tensquaremetres – A photographic diary of a DIY project to extend a house by ten square metres.

 

Photo by Jazmin Quaynor

The 10 most accessed websites for runners in 2016 according to Amazon

That is the list for who wants to start running.

  1. Runnersworld.com -Daily running news, running tips for beginners and advanced, injury prevention, and more

  2. Mapmyrun.com – MapMyRun.com provides running enthusiasts with the tools and community they need to improve
  3. Letsrun.com – Links to news items covering running topics, nutrition and health information.
  4. Active.com/running/ – A runner’s source for running, training information, racing tips, and race registration.
  5. Runrepeat.com – RunRepeat.com compile reviews of running shoes.
  6. Runrocknroll.com – International series of marathons, half marathons, and 10k/5k races. Includes online registration.
  7. Coolrunning.com – Offers news, fitness information, race event calendar, message board, online running log, and more.
  8. Nyrr.org – Offering running, yoga, health walking, deep water running, and stretching clinics and training.
  9. Halhigdon.com – Runners World magazine writer, answers running questions and provides training programs.
  10. Runningahead.com – Free online running log featuring an easy to use interface, powerful searching and graphing.

Photo by Jacob Miller

10 Websites useful for job hunters

Looking for jobs lately?

  1. LinkedIn (Web & App) – The largest professional social networking site
  2. LinkedIn Job Search (App) – LinkedIn job app, where you can search for jobs and create alerts
  3. Switch (App) -Apply or decline for jobs in a swipe just like Tinder
  4. Glassdoor Job Search – The job search app from Glassdoor  which calls itself the Tripadvisor of career sources
  5. Internships.com – Largest Internship marketplace
  6. Stack Overflow Jobs – (IT jobs)
  7. CareerBuilder – One of the biggest online job boards
  8. Freelance.com – Plataform for freelance jobs
  9. Pocket Resume (App) – allows you to create, maintain, and email your resume from an Apple device
  10. KickResume – simple, easy-to-use resume maker with templates (Freemium)

 

Photo by Blake Wisz

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