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The 10 best free graphic design courses online

Want to learn new skills, or refresh the fundamentals of your graphic design knowledge? We’ve previously brought you some great graphic design …

No, Your Incognito Browser Isn’t Actually Private. Here's How to Safely Surf the Internet

Because investing in your online privacy has never been more critical.<p>With data breaches like the Equifax hack becoming more common, investing in …

Information Systems

7 must-read books for design students

Heading off to uni this year, and looking for recommendations for graphic design books to keep you inspired? Maybe you're already studying and keen …

20 courses under $20 that will teach you things you actually want to know

School can be expensive. From books to tuition to sloppy joes, getting educated isn’t cheap. And you’ll probably never even use most of the things …

The 25 Best Sci-Fi Movies of the 21st Century, From ‘Children of Men’ to ‘Her’

With themes that range from love to fear to humanity itself, the best sci-fi movies of the 21st century all share distinctly original visions.<p>Sci-fi …

Science Fiction

Here's How To Grocery Shop Once And Make Lunch All Week For $20

Keep your stomach and your wallet full.

Nine tips to help you win at photography competitions

How to win at photography competitions<p><i>Having served as a judge on panels for quite a few of them, Senior DPReview contributor Damien Demolder knows a</i> …

Photography

Study Suggests You Can Rewire Your Brain to Be Funnier — How to Be Funny

Seasoned comedians use a different part of their brains than inexperienced jokesters — and cracks that come from this part of the brain are actually …

9 Fluffy Facts About the Shih Tzu

The shih tzu, known for its humorous-sounding name (the real pronunciation is actually “sheed-zoo,” thank you very much), has a lot to offer. Loyal …

How to Frame and Install a Partition Wall

Creating rooms starts with building walls the right way.<p>Remodeling a home usually consists of removing and building walls. These are both jobs that a motivated DIYer can take on and save some money in the process. Building a wall starts with assembling and installing the frame, which are the …

Learn 10 Photoshop Tricks & Hidden Features in 20 Minutes with This Helpful Tutorial (VIDEO)

Photoshop is such a comprehensive tool that it offers a wide array of capabilities that are unfamiliar to many photographers. Thanks to this …

Tutorials

Make Crispier Roasted Potatoes by Roughing Them Up First

Boiling your potatoes with salt or vinegar before you roast them can help make your roasted potatoes come out crispier, but there’s an even better …

Recipes

Why 2016 was such an exciting year for guitar music

Outside of the apocalyptic headlines, 2016 can be remembered – musically, at least – for the biggest stars becoming bolder and more politicised, grime cementing its status at the top, and for artists like Beyoncé and Frank Ocean making ‘the album’ a bigger statement than ever before. While the …

30 Books You Need to Read to Earn 'Well-Read' Status

With this list, you'll feel like you can dominate the Trivial Pursuit literature section.<p><i>What books should one read to feel well-read? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Cristina Hartmann,</b> …

Literature

Five decades and 200 films later, Jackie Chan 'finally' wins Oscar | Reuters

LOS ANGELES (Reuters) - When Jackie Chan saw an Oscar at Sylvester Stallone’s house 23 years ago, he said that was the moment he decided he wanted one.<p>Actor Jackie Chan reacts as he accepts his Honorary Award as actor Chris Tucker (C) looks on at the 8th Annual Governors Awards in Los Angeles, …

Ryan Reynolds

The White House photographer has taken more than 2 million photos during Obama's presidency — here are the best

Pete Souza has taken an estimated 2 million photographs during Obama's eight years in office, and released them to the public in real time on Flickr and Instagram.<p>Souza has captured historic moments, such as the Situation Room meeting where Obama learned the outcome of the mission to kill Osama Bin …

Jimmy Fallon And Kevin Hart Giggle, Shriek And Fart Their Way Through A Haunted House

It’s that time of year again when the masses dress up in their spookiest and or sexiest outfits in an effort to get free candy. It’s quite a racket, and with that short window when you can get free candy comes a month or so when you can pay money (that could be spent on candy) to be scared by …

Comedy

Kids loft bed plans | HowToSpecialist - How to Build, Step by Step DIY Plans

This step by step diy article is about <b>kids loft bed plans</b>. If you want to build a nice truck loft bed for your kids, make sure you take a look over …

Squidot.com

Garlic Roasted Potatoes #Recipe

<b>Ingredients:</b><p>1 lb baby potatoes, washed and rinsed<br>2 tablespoons salted butter, melted<br>2 tablespoons olive oil<br>4 cloves garlic, finely minced<br>Pinch of …

Caramel Upside Down Apple Cake

<i>Fast and Easy and so Delicious, this Caramel Upside Down Apple Cake has a self making Caramel Sauce over a perfectly baked Apple Cake. The Best Fall</i> …

Dr. Seuss Made Paintings and Sculptures in Secret (and Now You Can See Them)

Some of Theodor Seuss Geisel's art is straight from his storybooks. The rest is wildly unexpected.<p>The artist forever known as Dr. Seuss didn’t stop at writing and illustrating 44 wise and whimsical storybooks. While he produced popular literature by day, he spent his nights in the 1930s sculpting …

8 Photography Lessons I Wish I’d Learned Earlier

Like many facets of life, there are many photography lessons that I’ve learned over the years that I wish I’d known earlier! Let’s have a look at …

Mobile Photography 101: Introduction to Smartphone Photography

Ever since the original iPhone came out and totally changed the way we take photos, smartphones have been the go-to camera for the vast majority of …

Artist illustrates one famous movie quote each day for a year

Artist Ian Simmons created his own version of the 365 project when he drew one movie quote every single day for a year. Combining illustration and …

This Meditation Exercise Builds Mental Muscle and Cures Procrastination

Imagine always having the strongest mind in the room.<p>That would mean being smart, sure.<p>But more importantly, you’d be grounded and unflappable. No …

How to Marry Funny and Fantasy In Your Writing

There's no other story quite like The Princess Bride. Fantasy novels are so often focused on the action, the universe-saving battles and the brooding …

A physics genius reveals the smartest way to inspire a child's love of math and science

Theoretical physicist and one of the world's leading string field theorists, Brian Greene came by to discuss how to get kids fired up over science.<p>Greene is the co-founder of the World Science Festival, which has a new initiative called "City of Science" which is a 5-event series. The third event …