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This Feature In Lightroom 2018 Will Make Your Pics Look So Professional & I Need It

It's easier than ever to snap photos right from the smartphone you have on you at all times, but do you ever wish that you could enhance your pics a …

Tutorials

Black and White Photo Conversion for Portrait, Beauty and Fashion

One of the best retouchers in the world, Photoshop master, and awesome portrait photographer Michael Woloszynowicz is showing you his personal …

Photoshop

How To Iron A Perfectly Crisp Shirt & Really Impress Your Colleagues

Ah, the good old days – when you could throw your dress shirt in a crumpled heap on the floor and your mother would iron it back to perfection. Or …

Sewing

Google Analytics Certification: Get Certified In 2 Days | Cult of Mac Deals

<b>Course Description</b><p>The Google Analytics certification is more than just a bullet point on your resume; this credential tells employers you're a data-driven guru capable of mining solid, helpful insights from any page with the web's premier analytics tool. Designed for complete beginners, this course …

Google Analytics

Confused About Blockchains? Here’s What You Need to Know

A blockchain is a relatively new kind of database that has become <i>the</i> trendy solution for storing digital information more securely. The International Data Corporation recently forecast that companies and governments will spend $2.1 billion on blockchains in 2018, more than double what was spent …

Blockchain

I'm a Yoga Instructor, and These Are the 8 Stretches I Always Do After a Run

I was a yoga instructor before I became a runner, so having flexible muscles was always a priority for me. It became even more essential in order to prevent injury and the incredible tightness running created. Without fail, after a run, you will see me doing these eight stretches to target my …

Yoga

5 Tips For Writing a Book People Will Actually Read (From a First Time Author)

My first book comes out this month. Here's what I learned.<p>I was sitting alone in a garage surrounded by packing boxes.<p>My usual morning routine, which started with coffee back then (and now is more about black tea), segued into a new idea for this column. I started writing about what it means to be …

Writing

6 Novels and Memoirs Written by Muslim Women Authors

A Novel<p>Fatima Farheen Mirza<p>Set at a wedding that reunites a partially estranged Indian-American family, Mirza’s novel explores the tricky line between familial loyalty and personal freedom – a line that is all the more difficult to navigate for the Muslim women in the book. The novel is just one of …

20 Books to Read This Summer, According to TED Speakers

Whether you like popular science or poetry, business books or biographies, there is something here for everyone.<p>With Memorial Day past and the weather heating up, you've probably already started to daydream about where you'll go to get away this summer. You may even have picked out what to do and …

Books

7 Visualization Techniques to Calm Your Anxious Mind (Infographic)

These simple tricks can help you relax and live a stress-free life.<p>2 min read<p>Whether you’re juggling multiple jobs or taking care of toddlers, all that running around can often come with a side of anxiety. Instead of letting these nerves get the best of you, it’s important to figure out a way to …

Mindfulness

This South African Hip-Hop Compilation Is 30 Minutes of Nonstop Bars

<i>The Grey Series, Volume 1</i> is a new compilation by <b>Drop XVI</b> and <b>The Studio Next Door</b>, an entity headed by legendary South African producer <b>Nyambz</b>, who …

Blockchain Is The Next Big Thing

Those who are skeptical of cryptocurrencies may overlook the potential for blockchain technology. While many cryptocurrencies could fail, with their …

Ralph Ellison Goes Home

The author of “Invisible Man” revisits his Oklahoma childhood.<p>Ah, here’s Ralph again, talking about America. There’s no goddam America out there.—<i>One of his detractors.</i><p>As one quickly gathers from his conversations and occasional writings, Ralph Ellison is much preoccupied—as an individual, as a …

The 1967 Ford Shelby GT500 Super Snake Is Making a Return

10 new cars will be made.<p>In the 1960s, Shelby constructed a demonstration Mustang for Goodyear – the Shelby GT500 Super Snake. The car was powered by a lightweight 427-cubic-inch race engine taken from a Le Mans-winning Ford GT40. As a result, it is said to have produced 520 horsepower, which was a …

This Push-Up Challenge Will Make You So Much Stronger

Finally master the mechanics of this notoriously challenging full-body burner. Then take things up a notch.<p>Build Your Foundation<p>Nailing perfect …

Workouts

A Professional Photographer Reveals The Keys To Awesome Night Photography

We cover tons of photographers, influencers, and vanlifers around these parts, which means a hefty number of images arrive at a steady pace, and we have the pleasure of sorting through them to choose the best ones to slide into posts. It gives us a solid idea of what photography trends are hot and, …

This Full-Body Workout From the "Kettlebell King" Will Leave You Feeling Sore and Badass

Eric Leija is known as primal.swoledier on Instagram, but around here he's known as the Kettlebell King. He's known for consistently posting kettlebell workouts that target pretty much every muscle in the body, including ones you didn't even know existed. And his emphasis on functional movement and …

Workouts

Exercises to Beat Your Back Pain

Did you know that aside from coughs and respiratory infections, back pain is the most common reason for seeing a doctor in the United States? More …

Yoga

How to Read 100 Books a Year

Does your reading list keep growing? Did you buy books that you’ve never read? It might be time to cross more books from your list this year than …

Books

The Best Nonfiction Books of 2018 (So Far)

By looking at the real world around us, we're better equipped to understand ourselves.<p>While a great novel can be engaging, there's nothing quite like a true story—whether that story comes in the form of deep reporting, memoir, or personal essays. Nonfiction gives us the chance to look at the world …

Books

Best-dressed men of the week

The week's most stylish men get the praise they deserve as we pick the guys who've made heads turn for all the right reasons. From David Beckham to …

David Beckham

Here's More Secret Netflix Codes to Uncover Hidden Categories

An easier way to find the movies or TV shows you want to watch.<p>Searching for the content you want on Netflix isn’t all that easy due to the streaming giant’s recommendation algorithm. Fortunately, a hidden list of numerical codes exist to help users better find the movies and TV shows they actually …

TV shows

Pitching an Investor? This Is Exactly How Many Slides You Should Have in Your Pitch Deck

A killer investor presentation only needs to convey these key things.<p>When I sit down with new startup founders, most ask me about one thing: raising money.<p>This is smart of them, because, as I've stated previously, fundraising needs to be one of the core competencies of any young company. Yet for …

Profit

The Sneaker Shack – A Premium Cleaning Service

If you're ever in need of a good cleaning service for your premium kicks, be sure to stop by The Sneaker Shack.

Seun Kuti's 'Black Times' Is About "Knowing Who You Are As A Motherland Person In This World Today"

<b>Seun Kuti</b> is back.<p>Fela's youngest son has just released his new album, <i>Black Times</i>, a potent afrobeat excursion alongside <b>Egypt 80</b>, his father's former …

Are your cold hands and feet signs of a more serious condition?

Even though winter can be the coziest time of year, chilly temps bring a host of health-related issues from dry skin to the flu. And for some, …

Steve Jobs Practiced 1 Habit That Turned Good Presentations Into Great Ones

The best CEO presenters follow one rule that made Steve Jobs a master showman.<p>Steve Jobs was a master showman. In my opinion, Jobs was the best business storyteller of our time. Every product launch was brilliantly performed. Every move, demo, image and slide was in sync and beautifully …

Public Speaking

The Basics of Blockchain Technology, Explained in Plain English

Anything and everything you need to know about what makes blockchain technology tick.<p>Historically, no asset has been a greater source of wealth …

J.M. Coetzee’s Essays on Literature Examine the Role of the Author

When I read that an author rarely gives interviews, I often assume that it’s out of a noble dedication to the notion that what they say about their work shouldn’t be given equal regard to the work itself. They’ve written the novel, now it’s in the world, and readers will make of it what they will. …