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Backcountry basics: going off-piste in the Alps

Skiing and snowboarding off-piste, away from the marked trails and into the great white wildness of the mountain, is one of winter sports’ greatest thrills – and the Alps is one of <i>the</i> best places to do it. When conditions are good, and you sweep seemingly effortlessly down great stretches of snow, …

Skiing

How Scandinavian Airlines Rethought the In-Flight Magazine

<i>Last month, we released our latest trends report, Content Marketing Strategies for Airlines on the new generation of mobile first consumers, and how</i> …

Marketing

Hiking in Albania’s Accursed Mountains

While Albania may have gone from a virtually unknown land to a well-established stop on the Balkan backpacker trail in barely a decade, its interior remains little known. But a popular three-day round trip that combines a spectacular ferry ride and a fantastic day hike between two remote mountain …

Hiking

5 Ways the 'Lean' Approach Can Help Your Startup Grow

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You’ve got a great idea, secured investment and have taken your product to market. You may have even experienced early success. But before long, cracks appear: The numbers are heading in slightly the wrong direction and unnervingly, …

Business Strategy

Welcome to the villages with the most £1m-plus home sales

House prices across Britain's most sought-after villages are soaring as more millionaires are moving to the country<p>East Horsley in Surrey has been crowned the most exclusive village in Britain. In the past two years, 42 homes were sold for more than £1m - the highest number in the country, …

The Difference Between Small Businesses and Startups: Crazy Thinking | Inc.com

<i>Answer by Balaji Viswanathan, Product Manager at a VC Funded Startup, on Quora,</i><p>Tom and Tara are neighbors in a hot tropical country. Both folks decided that they needed some shade in their backyard. Tom went ahead and bought a big umbrella. It was a bit expensive, but much less cumbersome.<p>Tara took …

Startups

Fortune.com

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When And How To Salt Your Food, Because It's Not As Simple As You'd Think

In cooking, it's the little details that make all the difference. From the temperature of the meat before you grill it to how you handle the butter in pastries, the way a recipe turns out is all about how much you pay attention to the little things. This is especially true when it comes to salt. …

Food

Watch How the World's Best Bubbly Gets Made in 'A Year in Champagne'

Check out this clip from <b>A Year in Champagne</b>, the second in a trilogy of feature films by writer/director David Kennard dedicated to exploring wine. Pioneering wine importer Martine Saunier who lead Kennard first film in the series, <i>A Year in Burgundy</i>, again serves as a guide, taking cameras behind …

Sparkling Wine

Cook the Ultimate Huevos Rancheros | Men's Health

<b>Huevos Rancheros</b><i><br>Recipe courtesy of Loteria Grill Regional Mexican Cocina and Cantina in California</i><p>What you’ll need:<br>1 ½ lb. roma tomatoes, halved<br>½ small onion, roughly chopped<br>1 garlic clove<br>3 to 4 Serrano peppers, chopped (depending on your heat tolerance)<br>½ cup of water<br>2 Tbsp canola oil, plus 1/3 …

Architizer

Banksy Goes Undercover in Gaza, Releases New Works and Eye-Opening Video

The world's most famous street artist, Banksy, returned to Palestine to create a series of powerful new works. In 2005, he made several paintings on Israel's West Bank barrier wall. This time, the artist goes undercover, making a satirical travel advertisement for Gaza. The 2-minute film shows …

Israel

Articles about young guns 2015 on Dwell.com - Dwell

A global look at designers to watch.<p>In 2005, the AIA New York launched the New Practices program to showcase promising new and emerging architectural firms.<p>In our annual roundup of exciting talents in the design industry, we present a roster of up-and-comers making waves on the global...<p>Once again, …

San Francisco

Virginia eugenics victims compensated for sterilisation

<b>Lawmakers in the US state of Virginia have agreed to pay compensation to people who were forcibly sterilised by the authorities decades ago.</b><p>Victims will be paid $25,000 (£16,000) following a legal fight by campaigners.<p>Along with more than 30 other US states, Virginia once operated a sterilisation …

Rights & Freedoms

Murdered ISIS Hostage's Daughter Says 'Jihadi John' Is Better Off Dead

The daughter of British aid worker David Haines, who was murdered by the Islamic State of Iraq and Greater Syria (ISIS) last September, has hit out …

Syria

Striking Street Photos Document the Vibrant Culture of NYC in the '70s and '80s

For over 30 years, every since his days as an NYU film student, Robert Herman has roamed the streets of New York City with his camera in hand to photograph the sights and people of his urban home. <i>The New Yorkers</i>, shot from 1978 to 2005 on Kodachrome color film, is his collection of candid photos …

New York City

Watch Kanye West's Full Interview with Zane Lowe: “Your egg, my semen, we're gonna change the world.”

Just in time for the weekend, here are 43 minutes of inspiration.<p>Following his interview with the Breakfast Club last week, Kanye West returned to the BBC to do another interview with Zane Lowe, a follow-up to their now famous 2013 chat around the release of <i>Yeezus</i>. In it, he speaks calmly and …

Rap & Hip-Hop

How to Turn Instagram into the Ultimate Adventure Job

iPhone 5

10 Of The Most Colorful Places On Earth

Hi. These places exist. No, not in dreams or hallucinations or Wes Anderson movies, but right here on this beautiful, mysterious planet. We just thought you should know.<p><b>Lavender Fields, France</b><p>In the summer months, the rolling lavender fields of Provence teem with bright purple blooms as far as the …

Panoramic Photography

Has Israel lost the Democratic Party?

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Is the Democratic party over for Israel?<p>For years, support for Israel has been one of the few reliably bipartisan issues on Capitol Hill, with members on both sides of the aisle embracing the embattled Middle East country and welcoming its leaders with open arms.<p>But when Prime …

Israel
Foreign Policy

The overlooked Israeli-Palestinian conflict that threatens the entire Middle East

Gazan natural gas has become the focal point of an international power struggle with no easy resolution in sight<p>Guess what? Almost all the current wars, uprisings, and other conflicts in the Middle East are connected by a single thread, which is also a threat: these conflicts are part of an …

Israel

The 10 most important things in the world right now

<b>1.</b> Hundreds of Greeks demonstrated in Athens against the new radical government for going back on pre-election promises.<p><b>2.</b> The British Islamic State militant known as "Jihadi John," believed to be responsible for multiple executions of Western hostages, has been identified as 26-year-old Mohammed …

Fashion Shows
New Jersey