Daniel Morris

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How to Keep Home Maintenance Costs Under $300 a Year

Cringe at the thought of major repairs to your home? It’s the little preventative maintenance things you do throughout the year that’ll keep big …

Photographer Documenting the Homeless Discovers Her Own Father Among Them

Honolulu, Hawaii-based photographer and law student Diana Kim can trace her love of photography back to her father, who used to own a photography studio on O'ahu. Until just a few years ago, however, not much else connected father and daughter except for a strained relationship marked by …

6 Mistakes Dog Owners Make

Raising a good canine citizen doesn't come naturally to every dog guardian, which is one of the reasons so many unlucky pups are relinquished to animal shelters each year. Many people don't realize that molding a puppy or adopted adult dog into a balanced canine companion requires a considerable …

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In (Mental) Sickness and in Health

There are some stories we are only ready to share long after they happen. This is one of them.<p>Readers of my book, <i>Blessed are the Crazy,</i> tell me I’m …

iPhone tips: How to hide your photos without deleting them

OK, so let’s say you want to prevent people from seeing pictures on your iPhone. How do you go about doing it? The simplest way to hide pics from …

Apps

10 Tips For Maximum Productivity When Working From Home

Some people love working from home, and say without hesitation it’s the best perk about their job. You’re in your comfy slippers, in familiar …

5 Tricks to Taking Magazine-Quality Photos With Your iPhone

You’ve probably seen the Apple billboards and ads with gorgeous photos that read underneath, “Shot with an iPhone 6.” There’s even a photo competition for images taken with said smartphone. These cameras are getting <i>so</i> advanced that the old point-and-shoot is semi-retired at this point.<p>Recently, …

Mobile Photography

What our perspiration reveals about us

We all know that we sweat when we are hot, anxious or embarrassed – it’s less well known that sweat actually carries emotional messages<p>In 1934, a British physician named BA McSwiney stood before his colleagues at the Royal Society of Medicine and lamented that most folks didn’t concern themselves …

Big Issue Vendors’ Voices

Matthew Nesbeth is a self shooting Director/Producer with a social conscience. He is strong believer that films and media can help inspire and change …

The Doctor-Approved Way to Pop a Pimple

One can only have so much willpower. Sure, you can pass on that decadent dessert and hit the gym instead of lounging on the couch, but can you walk …

Why Are Women Going Commando at the Gym?

Whether your immediate reaction to this article was, “Of course I go commando, doesn’t everyone?!” or “What! That’s so... weird!”—you’re not …

What No One Tells You About Depression (but I Will)

Back in 2009, I had my first stay in a psychiatric ward; I was there for a week. At that point in my battle with major depression, my hourly thoughts …

25 things I've learned in 9 years of simplifying my life

For almost 9 years now, I've been learning to live a simple life.<p>A life uncluttered by most of the things people fill their lives with, and left with space for what really matters.<p>A life that isn't constant busy-ness and rushing, but contemplation and creation, connection with people I love and …

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May 1986: Withnail demands cake and fine wine – and an enduring cult classic is born

The much-loved Penrith tea room scene from Withnail & I (actually filmed at a chemists’ in Milton Keynes)<p>Unspecified cake it was, which for this publication is a rarity. “Just bring out the cakes.” “Cake, and fine wine.” The context was all. A couple of wastefully drunk and filthily arrogant …

10 Things You Can Toss Without Thinking Twice

No, that stockpile of hangers will never come in handy.<p>We get it: Getting rid of your stuff is <i>hard</i>. Not only does it take time and effort, but then there are so many emotional connections to contend with, too. But some things are so trivial, they're not worth saving. So if you crave more space, but …

Minimalism

11 ways to speed your home’s WiFi without needing an engineering degree

When it comes to what works in your home – and what doesn’t – WiFi is no longer just an amenity.<p>It’s a real estate necessity, especially if you have …

Jedi Selfies – the new Star Wars app is here

2015 is slowly but surely becoming the year of Star Wars. With many games, movies, comics and now apps incoming, it just happens to be everywhere. …

Life on Mars: when will humans live on the Red Planet?

Fifty years after the first close-up images of Mars, Rosa Silverman speaks to the science writer who believes there will be life on Mars before the 21st century ends<p>The human race was able to view the furthest reaches of the solar system in high-definition glory this week, as Nasa’s New Horizons …

Children who watch most TV more likely to be bullied

Youngsters who watch excessive amounts of television when they are young do not develop sufficient social skills to make friends<p>Infants who spend more than two hours in front of the television are more likely to be bullied in later life because they do not develop the social skills to engage with …

Wi-Fi Aware Aims To Connect All Your Devices Instantly

WiFi is getting a big upgrade today, thanks to three years of joint research and development by the world’s largest tech companies.<p>The new technology, called Wi-Fi Aware, is being released by the Wi-Fi Alliance, the non-profit trade organization that includes Apple, Microsoft, Intel and hundreds of …

9 Facts About Pluto You Need to Know

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This is easily one of the coolest iPhone tricks you never knew about

Apple’s iPhone operating system started out so painfully simple that many smartphone users at the time just laughed. As it turned out, the world was …

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Could blockchain technology solve streaming music’s payment rows?

Rethink Music study claims cryptocurrency system could help to ensure musicians get paid fairly and quickly for their work<p>The music industry should explore blockchain technology used in cryptocurrencies to ensure musicians are paid fairly for streams and sales of their work, according to a report …

Anxiety is partly inherited, new study shows

The brain function that underlies anxiety and depression is inherited, a new study finds — but there is still plenty of space for experience and …

The Brain