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17 Hidden Costs That'll Blow Your Budget at Yosemite

From the entrance fee to fuel costs to get there.<p>Yosemite National Park is one of those places you visit, then wonder if what you saw was real. It …

17 Gmail Extensions that Make Your Life Easier

In today’s email-centric work environment, you have to make sure you’re on top of your game.<p>But that’s easier said than done. You likely use email to …

Apps

Not-So-Beaten Paths: 11 Lesser-Known Hikes in Popular National Parks

Hit the trail and avoid the crowds! NPCA staff selected 11 lesser-known hikes in some of the country’s most popular parks.<p><b>1. South Fork Skokomish</b> …

National Parks

3 Skills That All Emotionally Intelligent People Master

There are very many benefits to EI.<p><i>How can we improve our emotional intelligence, and what are the benefits? originally appeared on Quora--the knowledge-sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Chade-Meng Tan, co-chair of a Nobel Peace</b> …

This startup could become the Tesla of electric motorcycles

Since 2007, the guys behind the California-based startup Alta Motors have been working to bring the ultimate enthusiast bike to the American market, and that product is just about here.<p>The company's first electric motorcycle, called the Redshift, is slated to begin deliveries this Fall and is …

Tesla

These beautiful swimming pools are DIY and all-natural

<b>These stunning swimming pools aren’t just easy on the eye.</b><p>They are also eco-friendly, DIY ponds that are completely natural.<p>Each design was inspired …

9 Useful And Clever Storage Ideas For All Home - Interior Design Inspirations

This useful and clever storage ideas can make your home more comfortable and more practical.<p>There is always much more stuff than you can put in all …

America's Most Scenic Roads

The T-shirts all say: <i>I survived the road to Hana</i>. It can take more than two and a half hours to travel the 52 miles from Kahului to Hana, as you …

The Most Important Lesson I've Learned as an Entrepreneur

<i>The Leadership Insiders network is an online community where the most thoughtful and influential people in business contribute answers to timely</i> …

How To Tap Into Your Intrinsic Happiness

With two kids outgoing, social kids we meet a lot of parents. And a lot of prospective parents seem to be drawn into our orbit as well. The other day …

Web Developer, Blogger and Technology Enthusiast

I'm a <b>web developer</b>.<p>I'm a <b>blogger</b>.<p>I'm a <b>technology ethusiast</b>.<p>Okay...<p>I'm really just a bit of a nerd.<p>I live in the <b>UK</b>.<p>I spend most of my time doing new …

Geek

Top 51 Motivational And Happiness Zig Ziglar Quotes

Zig Ziglar born on November 6, 1926, died on November 28, 2012, was a famous American author, a perfect salesperson, and an influential motivational …

New ‘Coding With Chrome’ App Helps Students Learn to Code

<b></b><b>A new Google app helps students learn more about programming with using web technologies.</b>The search giant’s ‘Coding with Chrome’ app is billed in the …

Chrome Web Store

8 refreshing insights about money and happiness from people who 'live tiny'

"Living tiny" — whether in a van, houseboat, or 98-square-foot home on wheels— can save a lot on housing.<p>But a compact, minimalist lifestyle offers more than just substantial savings.<p>Here are a handful of refreshing insights about money, happiness, and life from van dwellers, tiny-home owners, and …

Off-grid

A minimalist shares 2 ways to form habits effortlessly

But sticking to a habit can be difficult, because life gets in the way. And we get discouraged when the habit gets disrupted.<p>How can we form habits without all the struggle?<p>I'm going to share two strategies that I've found to be priceless:<p>They're so painless you will barely feel them. And your life …

Minimalism

The Netherlands is a serious hotbed for virtual reality content

The Netherlands is already known as an innovation hub. Indeed, this past April the European Commission awarded the European Capital of Innovation (iCapital) to Amsterdam.<p>The country has built an outstanding infrastructure for facilitating innovation. The government has made it easy and affordable …

Virtual Reality