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Meet 4 Meat – Gourmet Beef Wellington for an Affordable Price

Before Meet 4 Meat went into business less than three months ago, Beef Wellington was only served in expensive steakhouses. Now, not only can you …

Baan Ying – Famous Thai Restaurant From Bangkok Has Opened In Singapore

The popularity of Thai food in Singapore is evident from the large number of Thai restaurants and eateries in Singapore offering the best of local …

Pastaria Abate – Spectacular Pasta that Won’t Break the Bank

A step into Pastaria Abate is like taking a step into a teleport machine — I am immediately whisked to an Italian bistro in Naples, Italy. The warm …

Epicurean Awards 2017 – Ki-Sho Named Best Of The Best Fine Dining Restaurant in Singapore

The Best Of The Best Fine Dining Restaurant in Singapore 2017 is Japanese sushi restaurant Ki-sho, in the Epicurean Awards given out by Restaurant …

The Peak Bistro – You can now dine at Senior Police Officers’ Mess!

Constructed in 1931 within the enclave of spacious black-and-white bungalows, the Senior Police Officers’ Mess (SPOM) along Mount Pleasant Road was …

Sanuk Kitchen – A Whiff of Authentic Old School Zi Char

Many of us travel to Malaysia in search of more good food. Nasi lemak, char kway teow, assam laksa, the list goes on. The zi char stalls in Malaysia …

Tan Ser Seng Herbs Restaurant – Connoisseurs of Rich and Nutritious Soups!

When we think of turtle soup, many people have the impression that cute little terrapins or tortoises are butchered for consumption. However, that is …

5 Things You Can Tell Just By Looking At Someone: Backed By Research

Here are the things you can tell just by looking at someone<p>As for personality, you can generally trust your gut when guessing extraversion, …

This Is the Best of Lifehacker 2016

At the end of every year, we take a look back at our most popular posts to reminisce (and to help you catch any stuff you might have missed). Here’s …

Top 10 Smart Alternatives to TED Talks

TED talks are great, but there’s a point where they all seem too similar, or are just taxing to muddle through. If you’d still like to enjoy a smart, …

The Pound – Understated Korean Owned Cafe Which Serves Blissful Roll Cakes

After doses of Korean Doctors and Train To Busan and, I am lost at what to watch next. But first, a swiss roll and coffee fix at The Pound at Sultan …

Katto – Poké Bowls With Asian, Singaporean Flavours. Affordable At $7.90

This is a like a Poké (pronounced ‘POH-keh’) Bowl, but ‘Singaporean-ised’.In Hawaii where Poké Bowls originated from, cubed fish in sauce are eaten …

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Maggie Joan's Dining & Bar @ Amoy Street - A New Expanded Lunch Menu Of Contemporary Mediterranean Dishes

After my last visit to <b>Maggie Joan's Dining & Bar</b> at <b>Amoy Street</b> last year, I am back again to the underground dining place, where the main entrance is …

Focus on These Four Concepts to Finally Master Your Money

Anyone who’s improved their money skills will tell you: it’s not about the rules. Okay, the rules are important, but they’re not nearly as important …

Personal Finance

The 10 Most Useful Car Hacks You Can Learn From YouTube

From de-icing door locks to getting more gas in your tank, here are a few tricks for getting the most out of your car.<p>Owning a car means investing in it—not only your money, but also your free time. Fortunately, just as home innovations abound, the DIY spirit is alive and well in the automotive …

9 Motivational Videos to Help You Succeed in Business and Life

Can a few minutes of watching change your life? These deeply inspirational videos just might.<p>There are videos that energize us, inspire us, and motivate us to do great things. Then there are the very few that do all of that--and touch us so deeply that we wind up watching them over and over. We …

Motivation

Don’t Take Money from VCs Until You’ve Asked 4 Questions

In the race to get the check in hand, most entrepreneurs don’t do in-depth due diligence — or any due diligence — on the venture capital (VC) firms they pitch. Founding teams eager to raise capital to grow their companies enter into long-term partnerships with VC firms they don’t know well. It’s a …

Venture Capital

11 Tricks For Saving Major Money Shopping On Amazon

Just when you thought you knew everything about the online superstore.<p>Hunting for books, paper towels, speakers, and everything in between? Amazon is probably the first place you go to. After all, how many other places can you get everything in one quick online transaction? Even better than the …

Shopping

This Is the Real Reason Models Look So Good in Photos

It's hard to leave the house these days without ending up in a group selfie. Oh, who are we kidding—it's happening at home, too. We asked <i>Allure</i>'s former creative director, Paul Cavaco, who has worked with every legendary model in the business, how to look our best.<p><b>Practice in front of a mirror.</b>"You …

Self-awareness

5 Signs You're Working For A Truly Great Company

If you were to ask people, “what makes a great company,” you would get quite a variety of responses. It’s one of those things that’s hard to define but easy to identify if you are part of a great company. I’ve had the opportunity to interview, work and speak with some of the world’s top business …

Chill-out China: tropical island adventures on Hainan

The view from the knockabout beach bar is a classic: the afternoon sun glares off sugary sand as the ocean steams and rolls on top of it. A group of after-school teenagers run out in their wetsuits, planting board to belly as they plop into the surf. One of them is wearing a tell-tale straw hat …

China

Articles about secret garden on Dwell.com - Dwell

In Arlington, Virginia, architecture firm Höweler + Yoon contends with spatial and budgetary constraints to carve a...<p>Shh, can you keep a secret? The Royal College of Art in London is having its annual RCA Secret exhibition and one-day shop of its...<p>On a once-vacant corner lot in a transitional …

Architecture

10 Steps to Starting a Business While Keeping Your Full-Time Job

A practical guide to minimizing risk and maximizing success while living the entrepreneurial dream.<p>A few years ago, I published a post on starting a business while keeping your full-time job. I listed a number of reasons why this makes sense. I even included some practical steps.<p>But I didn’t go far …

Entrepreneurship

An annotated chart of China's stock market boom and crash

The boom and crash of the Chinese stock market has been one of the biggest stories in finance this year.<p>The Shanghai Composite exploded 155% from its 52-week low to its 52-week high 5,178 in June. From there it crashed 32% to 3,507 on Wednesday.<p>It's trajectory, is peppered with manic milestones and …

How to know if you're being lied to

Chances are, you get lied to multiple times on a daily basis. But the good news is, spotting a fib isn't as difficult as you might think — so long as you know the signs.<p>Behavioral analyst and body language expert Dr. Lillian Glass, who has worked with the FBI on unmasking signals of deception, says …

Sigurd Larsen completes low-cost family house in Copenhagen

This small black family house in Copenhagen was designed by Danish architect Sigurd Larsen to be built for a budget of just £95,000 (+ …

Most Popular How-To Guides of 2014

We cover a lot of things here at Lifehacker, but we love nothing more than a good step-by-step guide. Here are our best how-tos from the year, from …

Raspberry Pi

6 Types of Photos Every Photographer Should Know How to Make

While the popularity of some creative photography techniques rises and falls, there are some photo tricks that continue to stand the test of time. …

The Unusual Books That Shaped Billionaires, Mega-Bestselling Authors, and Other Prodigies

<b>Who are the mentors to billionaires, chess prodigies, rockstars, and mega-bestselling authors?</b> Who teaches them to do what they do? To achieve the …