Darren Mccarty

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Pay What You Want for the Ultimate Mac Bundle

10 essential Apps, one seriously tiny price.<p>Mac owners, rejoice. There’s a wild promotion going on right now for 10 of the best apps in the game. If …

Apps

Work Your Whole Body in Just 20 Minutes with This Intense Circuit

Get a full-on body blast in the time it takes to watch your favorite show on Netflix.<p>When you're short on time, give your whole body a challenge instead of spending precious sweat sessions focused on individual muscle groups.<p>You'll still get a great workout, but you'll reap a wider range of …

Workouts

11 Extremely Useful Hacks That Will Turn You into a Cleaning God

Finally! You’re actually in the mood for cleaning, you’ve got your gloves on and…you suddenly realize you’ve ran out of a certain cleaning agent… …

Cool Stuff

7 Books Successful People Read to Elevate Their Life

When you look at some of the most successful people on earth, you realize that most of them are voracious readers. They know the benefits of learning, and they make time to access the information and perspectives that books provide -- no matter how busy they are.<p>If you take a deeper look, you'll …

Startups

4 reasons why angel investors find startups that use CRM software attractive

Nobody can deny the significance of a startup investment. Investment is rewarding, both financially and professionally. It infuses the startup with …

Startups

Google selects 30 start-ups for its Irish Adopt A Startup programme

Selection includes 26 regional and Dublin start-ups as well as four European start-ups.<p>An eclectic mix of 30 Irish and some European start-ups have …

Startups

7 Landscape Photography Tips You Have Likely Never Used

1. Use a large f-number when you can<p>As odd as it may seem as we have been spoon fed on the concepts of using small aperture for shooting landscape …

Landscape Photography

The Secret Weapon for Better Night Photography Is This Filter

<i>Photography at night can bring mystery, viewer curiosity, and (when done right) rich color to your work.</i><p>It’s common knowledge that at night you …

Digital Photography

Focus Stacking Made Simple: Get Pin-Sharp Photos in 90 Seconds

The popularity and widespread use of focus stacking in landscape photography have dramatically increased over the last few years. The concept …

Landscape Photography

5 Meditation Apps to Help You Find Your Peace

Stressed at work? Feeling like you can't appreciate the little things in life? Meditation could help.<p>In January 2018, more people Googled the term “meditation app” than any other recorded month. Although it’s no longer time for New Year’s resolutions, it’s never too late to invest in feeling cool, …

Meditation

14 Educators You Should Follow on Flipboard

<i>Educators have the power to change lives. More than mere teachers, the most influential instructors go beyond copying lesson plans and assigning homework; they inspire, guide, connect and support their pupils on multiple levels, developing innovative ways to enhance student learning and optimize</i> …

Educators on Flipboard Starter Pack

If you are just getting started on Flipboard, or want to learn more about using Flipboard in the classroom, this post is for you. Discover how to create a magazine, find your tribe, and use Flipboard in school. Enjoy!<p><b>1. MagMaking 101: How to Make a Magazine for your Class</b><p>Creating Flipboard …

High School

7 FlipEDUcators You Should Know for Teacher Appreciation Week

This week is Teacher Appreciation Week, with students and school communities recognizing educators for the countless contributions they make every day. At Flipboard, we celebrate teachers who curate on our platform at FlipEDU, a hub filled with magazines created by teachers for their classrooms. …

Teaching

How I Use Flipboard as an Educator

When <b>Flipboard</b> invited magazine readers to create their own magazines, I jumped on the bandwagon and immediately began compiling my own. Most of my magazines are targeted for the education field. I believe Flipboard is the perfect tool for educators to create magazines for themselves, their students …

Social Media

These Are the 10 Fastest-Growing Companies in America This Year

The new Inc. 5000 list is out now.<p>With a collective revenue of over$1.2 billion in 2017 and three-year revenue growth rates that top out at 75,661 percent, the fastest-growing companies in America are a sight. They're changing how you use your phone and put dinner on the table. They're making it …

Four Ways To Fund Your Startup Without Venture Capital

Most financial institutions don’t work with early stage startups, which is why founders are turning to angel investors and venture capitalists for funding. Today, fewer deals and larger raises make early stage financing more elusive than ever.<p>Despite an impressive year of venture capital funding in …

Venture Capital

The next big thing: 10 Malaysian startups to watch in 2018

We looked at 10 companies that completed funding rounds in 2017 and 2018, mostly from seed to series B.

Think You Have a Great Startup Idea? Make Sure It Passes These 4 Tests | Inc.com

I have been on the receiving end of thousands of business plan pitches over the years. Of those, I've invested in seven and so far, three of those pitches have turned into real companies that were sold for over $2 billion. A fourth one, still a private company, was valued last year at $4.3 …

How to Make a Group Magazine With Other Teachers

Group magazines are a great way for educators to share ideas and information with each other, to commemorate an event or a theme, and package content for students. A group magazine allows multiple curators to flip content into a collection so that everyone can enjoy the stories most valued by their …

Education Technology

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If you are looking for a VPN to keep your browsing safe online then we have an awesome deal on the PureVPN 3 Year Subscription for our readers.<p>Geeky …

Mindfulness Isn't Just a Trend, It's Key to Being a Better Leader

The shift toward achieving mindfulness is putting leaders in a better place to run their companies.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Leaders tend to spread themselves thin. They want to have a hand in every aspect of their business. Yet, while some may see this tendency …

6 Yoga Poses to Improve Your Sex Life

Not a big fan of yoga? Here are 6 reasons why you should be.<p>Hate yoga? Well, there’s a pretty good reason why you might want to give it a shot: yoga can actually improve your sex life, according to health experts.<p>“Because yoga helps people develop a sense of calmness, strength, stamina, agility, …

Move over, Titchmarsh: Why 19 year-old YouTuber Huw Richards is the future of gardening

There’s a new kid in the herbaceous border and he’s an online horticultural sensation

Gardening

18 of the best Android apps to download for creatives

Android is the world's most-used mobile OS – so what are the best Android apps to download if you're a designer, illustrator or artist?<p>With …

Got Acne? Salicylic Acid Is the Best Way to Treat It

Still getting zits in your 30s and 40s? That’s a bummer. But this one ingredient can help.<p>If you have adult acne, you've probably seen salicylic acid on the labels of cleansers and face washes, or you’ve heard dermatologists recommend that you choose products with salicylic acid in them. But do you …

You Won't See a Single Crunch In This Core Workout

This Tabata from trainer Andy Speer targets even the deepest ab muscles<p>When it comes to training your core, oftentimes simplicity is best. Andy Speer, trainer and creator of the Anarchy Abs workout from <i>Men's Health</i>, has a quick-hitting core workout guaranteed to train every muscle in your …

The Only 5 Moves You Need for a Healthy Back

More than 80 percent of American men will suffer at least one episode of disabling back pain in their lives. The culprit: A lifetime of sitting on …

Photographer Uses Butterflies To Create A New Mini Photo Series Out Of Old “Unusable” Images

If you’re a photographer, I’m sure you remember the day you first got your new camera. And if you’re anything like me, in the beginning the camera …

The Most Underrated Yet Powerful Tool Photoshop Has Hidden Away

For some reason, Photoshop has decided to bury one of its most powerful tools in a place few photographers would ever look. Here's how to find and …

How to Pick the Right Camera Settings for Every Scenario

Fresh from telling us to stop asking about camera settings, Tony Northrup is back with a 17-minute video going in depth on the general camera …

Cameras