Dan Lockwood

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This device lets you watch broadcast TV shows with the convenience of Netflix — and without having to pay for cable

For those who have fled TV and live mostly in the world of Netflix and Hulu, the idea of not being able to watch shows whenever they want, on whatever platform they are in the mood for, can be irritating.<p>Tablo is a device that solves this problem by recording broadcast TV and letting you play it …

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4 Productivity Tips That Changed My Life This Year

Real Estate Investor and Co-host of the BiggerPockets Podcast!<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>This year was a <i>big</i> one for me. My income quadrupled, my workload decreased and business expanded faster than I could have imagined.<p>How? Simple<i>: Intentional productivity.</i><p>I want …

The Mid-Century Modern craze: clean-looking furniture for a dirty world

I moved apartments recently and figured I should buy some new furniture to fit the new space: a lounge chair, a couple of lamps, maybe a nightstand for the bedroom. I thought I'd find a wide, even paralyzing range of options, but everywhere I turned stores were pushing variations on the same style: …

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Seven pieces that prove it is possible to comfort dress in style

Ah, Twixmas; that blessed time betwixt (geddit?) Christmas and New Year; a cosy bubble where nobody is expecting anything of you, you can hide out, switch off the phone and relax.<p>And for most of us that six days relaxing means those six days from Boxing Day to New Year’s Eve becoming a blur of …

There’s Finally a Consensus (Sort of) on What We Should Eat

We’ve noted before that there are only three things everybody agrees about when it comes to nutrition. Thanks to a meeting of nutrition researchers, …

'GOD' for Atheists (and an Expanded, Scientific Definition of God for Everyone Else)

As many celebrate the Christmas season and the coming of a New Year, maybe there's a way we can, indeed, bring atheists and theists and the disparate factions and religions together on our little planet.<p>And, instead of focusing on the old definitions of "God", that many reject, or on how …

Big banks are suddenly looking hard at the weed industry

Twenty-three states currently allow some form of legal marijuana and voters in four states and Washington, D.C., have voted to allow recreational use. Next election day, California and between five and 10 other states are likely to vote on recreational legalization.<p>In 2014, legal marijuana was the …

11 Christmas Songs You Might Actually Want To Listen To

Leave it to the pros.<p>The "Christmas spirit" can be a bit much at times, with repetitive carols playing 24/7 on the radio and Santa decorations cropping up before the Thanksgiving table has even been cleared. We get it.<p>But if there's anyone who can pull off a good Christmas hymn -- and make it …

Every Original Show From Netflix, Hulu, and Amazon, In Three Graphics

You don’t have to sacrifice good TV to ditch cable. In fact, some of the best TV and movies around only available on streaming services. We’ve put …

The single ugliest myth the rich perpetuate about the poor

Wealthy white conservatives want to believe they’ve earned their fortunes, so they pathologize the lower classes<p>Many wealthy white conservative males believe they deserve their good fortunes, and that the poor are taking handouts. But on average little of the money of the wealthiest Americans is …

The 15 Best Philosophical Movies of The 21st Century

8. Gone Baby Gone<p>Ben Affleck’s best film (and don’t let anyone kid you about Argo, which is good but not this good), Gone Baby Gone is an exploration …

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17 Luxury Sneaker Brands Worth Spending Your Money On

Don't let the price tag fool you: not all high-end sneakers are built alike.<p>High-end sneakers may be as ubiquitous as selvedge denim these days, but more variety means it's even harder for the cream to rise to the top. Designers like Rick Owens, Raf Simons, and Yohji Yamamoto have long embraced the …

Get People to Do What You Want With These 11 Clever Psychological Tricks

While it’s it not always important to get what you want, it sure feels good sometimes. This handy cheat sheet explains 11 different ways you can …

RANKED: All 16 of Netflix's original shows from best to worst

We know which shows are being talked about, like "House of Cards" or "Orange Is the New Black," but that doesn't necessarily represent the quality of the show itself.<p>To get a sense of how Netflix's shows stack up against one another, we turned to the reviews aggregator Metacritic, which pulls in …

Cut the Cable For Good with Boxee and Apple TV

Boxee is a free and easy-to-use cross-platform media center that puts all your videos—and most of the web's—in one place. Loaded on a small, cheap, …

Five Best To-Do List Managers

Finding the right tool to track your to-dos is highly personal, and one person's best is another's junk—but there are some that are better than …

Not Your Bubby’s Latkes: 9 healthier versions of the Hanukkah staple

Traditionally, Hanukkah recipes are all about cooking with oil. But wouldn’t you be paying true (healthy) homage to the miracle the holiday …

I've Been Using Evernote All Wrong. Here's Why It's Actually Amazing

For years, I kept hearing how awesome Evernote was: how it could store everything you possibly needed, make it available everywhere, and how scores …

Why Broke People Stay Broke

I wish I had a $1 for every time I received an email asking, "How can I afford personal development if I'm broke?" I'd likely take more online classes than I do now. What else would a self-proclaimed self-help junky do with such a windfall?<p>My response is typically the same. "Personal development …

My Emancipation From American Christianity

I used to think that it was just me, that it was my problem, my deficiency, my moral defect.<p>It had to be.<p>All those times when I felt like an outsider in this American Jesus thing; the ever-more frequent moments when my throat constricted and my heart raced and my stomach turned.<p>Maybe it came in the …

How to Tame Paper Clutter in Your Home or Office

It’s said that we live in a digital age and I suppose that we do. We go nowhere without our smartphones, we read books and catch up on the news on …

13 Inspirational Quotes from Dr. Wayne Dyer

10.<p>Source: QuotesNSmiles<p>11.<p>Source: Buzzquotes<p>12.<p>Source: QuotePixel<p>13.<p>Source: QuotesNSmiles<p>What is your favorite quote from Dr. Dyer? Share with us in …

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Bizarre physics doubted by Einstein just led to the first-ever prediction of a supernova

Astronomers have pinpointed exactly when and where we can see the cataclysmic explosion of a giant star, called a supernova, from start to finish.<p>Their first-ever prophecy of a supernova is based on something photographed by the Hubble Space Telescope in 2014: four stars blowing up at once.<p>In …

11 Amazing Comedies You Can Stream on Netflix

Netflix offers a slew of options when it comes to comedies. In fact, there are currently over 1,100 comedies currently available to stream instantly. …

The Best Productivity Habits (Hacks) Are Between Your Ears

With all of the “stuff” in our daily lives (emails, meetings, projects, tasks, appointments, etc.), time management is more of an ideal, than …

C.H.I.P. vs Pi Zero: Which Sub-$10 Computer Is Better?

Now that there are two capable, sub-$10 computers for Makers — the $5 Pi Zero and the $9 C.H.I.P. — the debate will rage online over which board is faster, cheaper, and the right one to use in a project. These debates are often unproductive, but they don’t have to be. Let’s take a look at some of …

Banish Brutal Bathroom Smells With Your Own Homemade "Poo-Pourri"

Bathroom odors can be traumatizing whether you caused it or not. Products like Poo-Pourri and Just A Drop can help keep the stench at bay, but you …

Can we prove that God exists? Richard Dawkins and the limits of faith and atheism

<b>God, Santa Claus (Wikimedia/Milles Studio via Shutterstock)</b><p>Atheists sometimes argue the case against God is the same as the case against Santa Claus. Let’s test the logic<p>Gary Gutting<p>November 29, 2015 3:30pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “What Philosophy Can Do”<p>Our first concern will be Richard Dawkins’s …