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The Best Hotel Secrets Only Insiders Know

The price you pay for a hotel room can vary greatly depending on the property, its location and when you stay. On average, the daily rate for U.S. …

How to quit smoking - and stay cigarette free for good

As January arrives, a significant proportion of the population will make belated resolutions to finally quit smoking.<p>The party season is over, and there’s no longer an excuse to drink a week’s allowance of alcohol in one day, while merrily puffing your way through a 20-pack.<p>A cheeky drag outside a …

Cloud Storage on iOS: iCloud, OneDrive, and Dropbox

Cloud storage services have been an incredibly useful way of working around 128 and 266 GB storage limits on modern iPads, but I’m still feeling torn about which solution is best for me. I know of Google Drive, but I’ve spent most of my testing period jumping between iCloud, Dropbox, and OneDrive. …

Apps

F-Stops vs T-Stops: The Difference Explained in Plain English

Ever wonder what the difference between an F-Stop and a T-Stop is? If you’ve never bothered to look up and understand this bit of light transmission …

Cinematography

10 Fascinating Things You Probably Didn't Know About Credit Scores

Credit scores are an important part of life for most U.S. adults. If you want to buy a house, finance a car, get a credit card, or rent an apartment, good credit makes it easier to do so. However, there are many things about credit scores that are not well understood, and here are 10 you may not be …

Mental, physical effects of magic mushrooms

There's evidence that tripping on magic mushrooms could actually free the mind.<p>Several studies, including two promising recent clinical trials, suggest that psilocybin, shrooms' psychoactive ingredient, may hold the potential to help relieve severe anxiety and depression.<p>Still, because they're …

This tool tells you if your Gmail account was infected with malware

Cybersecurity Check Point discovered a new piece of Android malware called Gooligan that’s able to steal email addresses. More than 1 million Google …

Want to Raise Your IQ by 23 Percent? Neuroscience Says Take Up This Simple Habit

In less time than it takes you to have lunch, you could be expanding your brain -- literally.<p>There are two types of intelligence: crystallized intelligence and fluid intelligence.<p>Crystallized intelligence is your ability to utilize information, skills, and experience already learned -- basically, …

Meditation

Photo Scanning Showdown: PhotoScan vs Photomyne

For years you’ve been saying you’re going to scan all the photos you have in shoeboxes in the basement. Now’s as good a time as any. There are a few …

Apps

The 6 Best Black Friday Camera Deals

Holiday shopping for the shutterbug in your life? Or looking for a sweet new rig for yourself? These are the best Black Friday camera deals we’ve …

Cameras

This tiny Wi-Fi router is probably better than yours, and it’s less than $11

If you follow the BGR Deals team and you’ve already scored one of the lightning-fast Wi-Fi routers we’ve recommended, this post isn’t for you. But if …

Fujifilm X-T2 vs. Sony a7S II - Which One is the Best Mirrorless Video Camera?

<b>The Fujifilm X-T2 mirrorless camera is quickly becoming a candidate as the new gold standard in affordable 4K video. But will it be replacing the</b> …

One thing your router needs now to keep hackers out

There’s a gadget in your home that you don’t give much thought to until it stops working and you discover you’re lost without it. Then you curse it, reboot it and watch it spring back to life — or not.<p>It’s your router, your lifeline to the internet, an essential component in your household and …

Comment on 3 Big Trends Shaking Up the Energy Industry by barbuto@optonline.net

It is about time……I mean the coming of SOLAR energy is way past due.<br>I remember when Jimmy Carter tried to stimulate it in the 1970s. With the Oil …

Creating Soft Portrait Lighting with On Camera Flash | Minute Photography

Welcome to our new series, <b>Minute Photography</b>, where we explain photography and lighting tips & tricks, myths, and techniques all within 60 seconds!<p>In …

Photography

New drug 'wakes up' immune system to fight one of deadliest cancers

IMM-101 drug has extended lives of people with metastatic pancreatic cancer and appears to have no side-effects<p>A new drug that “wakes up” the immune system to attack cancer has extended the lives of people with metastatic pancreatic cancer and has no side-effects, raising hopes for a new and …

Immunotherapy

20 Must Watch YouTube Channels That Will Change Your Business

I confess that when I watched my first business video on YouTube, I winced. It was bad. The lighting was terrible, the editing was frightful and the host sounded like yet another corporate drone that has come to define the modern executive.<p>But then, I started to discover a few gems, then a few …

Entrepreneurship

I Shoot Photos of Giant Things Without Relying on Photoshop

For the past two years, I have been working on a series titled <i>GIANT</i>. I started this project because, well, it seemed like it would be hella fun. And …

Photography

Boudoir As Seen Through One UK Photographer’s Eyes | Rangefinder

In <i>Rangefinder</i>’s Summer Issue, three male photographers—Brian Callaway, Nick Murray and Ewan Phelan—discussed the nuts and bolts of boudoir, including …

Love Stories

Discover China's Love for Pre-Wedding Photos

A couple is photographed in June 2015 at Inside Only Photo Studio on the outskirts of Shanghai. The studio houses three<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Olivia …

Weddings

Replace Your Gas Generator With a Clean, Battery-Powered One

Get portable power without messy gas or fumes.<p>Portable power has been the domain of gas generators for decades, but battery-powered generators are starting to pop up, offering a cleaner option for DIYers, campers, tailgaters, and around the home use.<p>What keeps these battery-powered generators from …

Digital Photography

An introduction to the scientific, artistic, and computing aspects of digital photography. Topics include lenses and optics, light and sensors, …

Hunza – The Only People In The World Without Cancer!

Sharing is caring!<p>According to the experts, the only people in the world that do not have cancer are the <b>Hunza people</b>. The key factor about this …

IBM's Watson may provide a shortcut to treating cancer

Here's a question IBM supercomputer Watson never got to ask on "Jeopardy": What is a cure for cancer?<p>Watson, best known for beating champions Ken Jennings and Brad Rutter on the game show, will get its chance as it aids scientists using analysis of gene structures to figure out the cause of and …

Cognitive Computing

Cannabinoids remove plaque-forming Alzheimer's proteins from brain cells - Scienmag: Latest Science and Health News

LA JOLLA — Salk Institute scientists have found preliminary evidence that tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) and other compounds found in marijuana can …

Mylio, which makes managing your images easier, now ‘Free Forever’

Mylio is a photo-organizing software that allows users to pull together photographs from every platform. The revolutionary tool gives the user the …

‘Cat’ burglers swipe tiger skin that hung in Victoria’s historic Bengal Lounge

VICTORIA — Burglars have stolen an iconic Bengal tiger skin that was mounted on the wall of one of Victoria’s historic watering holes.<p>All that …

Affinity Photo For iPad | Full Desktop Features Akin To a 12-Core Mac Pro

In case you hadn’t noticed, you’re not exactly spoilt for choice when it comes to post processing and image asset management. There are options, …

Plume Pods will revolutionize your home WiFi network

It's pretty safe to assume that almost every home with an internet connection also has a WiFi router (or two). While connecting our laptops, …

A Lottery Lawyer Explains What You Should Do if You Hit the Jackpot

If you win big, you'll want to shut down your Facebook, hire a financial planner, and get ready for your life to change.<p><i>Download the new and improved VICE app for iOS and Android now.</i><p>In middle school, we had to read Steinbeck's <i>The Pearl</i>, which is about how awful getting rich quick is. The …