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How to road trip around Italy for under $500

With miles of coastline, winding mountains roads, and ever-changing scenery, Italy is the perfect road trip country. Travel from the lagoon fishing …

Italy

Google employees want to teach you to code for free with their latest app

A bunch of Google employees participating in the company’s Area 120 internal incubator have launched Grasshopper, a free mobile app for Android and iOS that teaches you the basics of programming.<p>It’s beautifully designed and is suitable for just about anyone who can be trusted to use a phone on …

Apps

20 Ridiculously Simple Ideas That Made Millions

Almost everyone in the world believes that they have an idea that is capable of turning them into a millionaire but in truth, there are very few …

Teddybears

The White House is laughably distancing Trump from Michael Cohen, and it’s déjà vu all over again

It's a well-worn path: Someone in President Trump's orbit gets in trouble, and the White House bends over backward trying to distance itself from that person — often in ways that strain credulity. Top aides suddenly become interlopers. Foreign policy advisers become “coffee boys.” The crucial …

Donald Trump

Mosquito Repellent: 5 Flowers and Herbs to Keep Pests Away

Mosquito repellent plants are garden heroes: colorful flowers and herbs with natural fragrances that chase away buzzing insects even as their …

Gardening

7 Ways to Turn Your Photos Into One-of-a-Kind Gifts

Bored of giving the same old photo calendar gift? Check out these seven brilliant ideas for making gifts with your photos.These ideas all use online …

Online

15 Easy Home Hacks Your Future Self Will Thank You For

Future-you will be so proud. H/T /r/LifeProTips.<p>"This has saved me more pairs of socks then I can count." —PM-ME-INTENSE-DOGGOS<p>—itdcole<p>"It lasts practically forever, and you can always find replacements to match. I bought plain black chairs for $18 each. Same ones from the restaurant I used to work …

Home Improvement

5 Ways You Can Purify the Air in Your Home

According to some reports, the air you’re breathing indoors may be up to 5 times more polluted than the air outside. And if you fail to pay attention …

Air Purifiers

Five Ways to Improve Your Photographic Compositions

Composition is one of the hardest things we deal with as photographers. It is complex and can seem like a neverending pursuit. Today, we’ll look at …

Landscape Photography

So What Exactly Is Online Interior Design?

There was a time when interior design was the sole province of the rich and famous. It was for penthouse apartments, sprawling family estates and …

Interior Design

9 Easy Home Improvements You Can Make for Under $100

They may cost less than $100, but they'll make your room look like a million bucks.<p>Even if we’re not committing every weekend to home renovations, …

Home Improvement

Ten Leadership Lies 90% Of Managers Believe

I started my first full-time, non-temp job when I was 19. I was promoted to supervisor of my department when I was 20. The bar was not very high.<p>One of the other supervisors told me, “Don’t be too friendly with your employees.”<p>“Why not?” I asked. “We’re friends already. They’re still my coworkers. …

Leadership

The 8 best vegetables to grow indoors

A little sunlight and the right soil is all you'll need<p>Save yourself a trip to the farmers' market by growing your own veggies, fruits, and edible …

Gardening

Houseplants for Herbalists - Gardening

Most of us have the philosophy that it’s better to buy fruit from the farmer down the road — or pick it out of our backyard — than get it from the …

Gardening
Gardening

How to Grow Plants from Cuttings - Organic Gardening

Grow. Food. Anywhere. (Hardie Grant, 2018) <i>by Mat Pember and Dillon Seitchik-Reardon goes through every fruit and veggie you can think of, giving you</i> …

Gardening

Google futurist and director of engineering: Basic income will spread worldwide by the 2030s

As it becomes apparent that artificial intelligence will replace ever-more jobs in the coming years, a growing number of politicians, nonprofits, and Silicon Valley entrepreneurs have started thinking about how we'll cope with a world in which not everyone can — or needs to — work.<p>Basic income …

Singularity

9 Ways You're Ruining Your Pasta, From an Expert Chef

In 2017, Italy landed the No. 1 spot on the Bloomberg Global Health Index. Eating all that pasta pays off.<p>If there’s a chef in the U.S. who can offer …

Italian Food

Was There a Civilization On Earth Before Humans?

A look at the available evidence<p>It only took five minutes for Gavin Schmidt to out-speculate me.<p>Schmidt is the director of NASA’s Goddard Institute for Space Studies (a.k.a. GISS) a world-class climate-science facility. One day last year, I came to GISS with a far-out proposal. In my work as an …

Rare Earth

How To Make A Cheap In-Home Portrait Set-Up | Jessica Kobeissi

Having a personal studio is a goal for many photographers during the onset of their career. As enticing as it sounds and appears to be, the truth is …

DIY

18 Budget Hacks That Can Help You Get Your Finances on Track

Author: Maurie Backman | April 11, 2018<p>Source: Getty Images<p>1 of 19<p>Try these and watch your cash accumulate<p>Though Americans are doing a better job of …

Personal Finance

Chicago's underground city that’s becoming a design star

Beneath Chicago’s dizzying skyline and urban parks is an airless, subterranean ‘neighbourhood’ that’s having its moment.<p>The only sounds came from strip lights fizzing in the ceiling and the slow, eerie echo of footsteps in the distance.<p>Aromas of coffee, grease and chlorine mingled in my nostrils as …

City Halls

The two ways Zuckerberg dodged every question from Congress

The House asks, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg manages to never answer.<p>Yesterday, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg fielded five hours of frustratingly …

Social Media

10 Last-Minute Dinner Ideas to Make Before the Hanger Sets In

As much as we love to devour elaborate, well-rounded homemade meals, it's just not an option every night of the week. But that doesn't mean we …

Healthy Eating

The 7 Best Foods for Fighting Inflammation

Some foods cause inflammation, but these may actually tamp it down.<p><i>The following story is excerpted from TIME’s special edition,</i> 100 Most Healing …

Nutrition

How to Make a Portrait Backdrop for $5 with Dollar Store Items

Professional portrait backdrops can cost over $1,000 apiece. If you’d like to get creative without getting broke, photographer Jessica Kobeissi has a …

Photography

10 Key Interior Design Rules That We Always Follow

While design is ever-changing and trends come and go, there are key guidelines in the industry that hold true. So before you break away from the …

Home Decorating

The Impending Recession Is Following Similar Script From 2008

The reason the historic Great Recession of 2008/2009 happened is multi-faceted and complex.<p>The short version is the banks were allowed (through the …

Finance

How to Paint Kitchen Cabinets

If your kitchen cabinets need an upgrade, but you don’t want to spend the money to replace them, paint is a great option. This DIY project will give …

Home Improvement

10 tools every new homeowner should own - and 3 they shouldn't

Ah, the joys -- and burdens -- of becoming a homeowner.Buying a home is an exciting milestone, but afterward you're responsible for maintenance. You …

Woodworking