Jack Morris

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Acer's Chromebook 14 is the best Chromebook $300 can buy

There's never been a better time to get a Chromebook.<p>It's not Google's fault Chromebooks have taken half a decade to be considered worthy …

These 7 Amenities Cost Little but Make Your Home Office Much More Productive

You deserve a chair that doesn't hurt to sit in, and why would you spend all day in a room without enough light for a plant to survive?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Your home office should inspire, not hinder, your productivity. Unfortunately, many entrepreneurs who …

Plants

The 5 Best Exercises at the Gym, According to Personal Trainers

Don’t hit the weight room again until these are on your to-do list.<p>Maybe you're new to working out. Maybe you've been working out for so long that you just realized you've been doing the <i>same six exercises</i> for the last three years. Or perhaps you were recently engaged in some next-level TRX workout …

Best Grilled Chicken Breast

Grilled chicken breasts can be the epitome of boring. Too often they're dried out or rubbery. But when soaked in a super-quick marinade — with …

Cooking

Do These 4 Exercises To Fix Your Bad Posture

These Pilates moves can help un-slouch your back and improve your posture to alleviate chronic pain.<p>Are you slouching? Caught you! Just think: How many times a day do you look down to check your phone? Use your computer? Drive your car? So many of us get into a bad habit of slouching throughout …

If You Suffer From Tight Hips, You Need These 16 Stretches

Ease the pain and discomfort from your insanely tight hips by getting on the floor and doing these stretches. Holding for five breaths (about 30 seconds) is recommended, but go ahead and hold them for longer to deepen the feel-good sensations, and open your tight hips even further.

Agate Pass Cabin

Bainbridge Island, Washington<p>"My work life and love life were separated by Elliott Bay and a 3-hour commute. So, I was looking for a small, extremely inexpensive fixer-upper. In my dreams, I wanted it to be a small cabin with a view of the water – hopefully with some character – and located …

How to be happy in today’s crazy world: 3 secrets from research

Sometimes it feels like the world is actively conspiring against your happiness. Now before you start folding your tin foil hat, let me say that you …

Happiness

How Chromebooks became the go-to laptop for security experts

When the team behind Google's Chrome OS software and Chromebooks set out to reinvent the laptop, it quickly zeroed in on security as an area where it could bring a fresh perspective.<p>"On Chrome OS, we were like, 'We control all the pieces. We can do better,'" Will Drewry, a principal software …

Articles about these-modern-workspaces-are-just-welcoming-your-living-room on Dwell.com - Dwell

West Elm and Inscape's new Workspace collection thinks outside the cubicle.<p>Thinking of converting your attic into an office, creative studio, or craft workshop for kids? Use these examples to inspire your...<p>Don’t overthink the process of creating ambiance in your living space: Today’s gadgets make …

Los Angeles

Top 5 Homes of the Week That Embrace California Living

These homes are in a golden state of mind. With sweeping views, floor-to-ceiling windows, and interiors inspired by the ocean, our editor's top homes of the week show that Californian homes are like no other.<p><i>Featured homes were submitted by members of the Dwell community through our Add a Home</i> …

Dining Rooms

This Wood-Clad Home Is Built Into a Serene Mountain Slope

Nestled into the mountainous terrain of Shefford, Québec, this simply constructed residence is elegant and strong in expression.<p>Designed by Montreal–based Atelier General Architecture, The Rock derives from the concept of landscape and dwelling as one.<p>That said, this dark, wood clad home is …

Architecture

Chrome 64 now trims messy links when you share them

But it’s not a perfect feature<p>Google’s latest consumer version of Chrome, version number 64, just started cleaning up messy referral links for you. Now, when you go to share an item, you’ll no longer see a long tracking string after a link, just the primary link itself, as spotted by <i>Android …

Android News

Google is testing a splitscreen view for Android apps on Chromebooks

Soon your mobile apps will play nicely with everything else on Chrome OS.<p>The latest update to Chrome OS' Canary test channel should make multitasking on a Chromebook easier. Now, in addition to split-screening two native Chrome OS apps on your machine, you can run a Chrome OS app and an Android app …

Android News

20 Modern American Farmhouses That Update Tradition

With a strong connection to the land and a nostalgic silhouette, there's something special about farmhouses that recalls a bygone era.<p>But that doesn't mean they have to be stuck in the olden days. In fact, many architects have created new homes that are inspired by the classic structure, while …

Farmhouses

8 Modern Solariums and Sun-Drenched Spaces

By definition, a solarium is a glass-enclosed space that's designed to let natural light stream in.<p>For some people's homes, this means a porch or sunroom that's solely dedicated to soaking up rays—but for others, it can mean a multifunctional space that takes advantage of the sun with …

Living Rooms

Be like Bill Gates and Warren Buffett: If you’re not spending 5 hours per week learning, you’re being irresponsible

• <b>Identify valuable knowledge at the right time.</b> The value of knowledge isn’t static. It changes as a function of how valuable other people consider it and how rare it is. As new technologies mature and reshape industries, there is often a deficit of people with the needed skills, which creates the …

Self-improvement

Chrome OS may soon allow sideloading Android apps without Developer Mode

When it comes to installing applications from outside the Play Store, Chromebooks are at a disadvantage. On normal Android devices, all it takes is …

How to get the most from your Chromebook touchpad

Your Chromebook's touchpad is simple to set up and use, and a couple of handy features make it more than just a way to move the mouse pointer. With …

Chromebook

Visit This Enchanting Hotel and Restaurant on a Medieval Swedish Estate

Just an hour and a half from Copenhagen, the Wanås Estate boasts an organic farm, a castle, and plenty of world-class art.<p>The newly opened Wanås Restaurant Hotel resides on a family estate in Skåne, the southernmost county in Sweden, that dates back to 1440—and includes a castle built in the 1560s …

Farm-to-table

Canon's budget mirrorless M100 gets a big sensor upgrade

24.2 megapixels brings it to par with the high-end models.<p>Canon's M5 and other mirrorless cameras don't get the respect of Fujifilm or Sony models, perhaps because of the blah style and lack of features like 4K that users have come to expect. However, it's gradually improved the lineup and managed …

Cameras

Spotlight on Multidisciplinary Danish Design Studio, Norm Architects

With a sleek and minimalist Scandinavian aesthetic and a portfolio that includes industrial design, residential architecture, commercial interiors, photography, and art direction, it's no surprise that the versatile Danish design studio Norm Architects is so in demand.<p>Founded in 2008 by architects …

Architecture

Japanese Soaking Tubs

For centuries, Japanese enjoyed the country’s thousands of outdoor hot springs, so it’s no surprise deep soaking became popular indoors, too. Relaxing in steaming neck-high water marks the end of each day for many families, a custom catching on in the West as homeowners ask their architects for spa …

Jennifer Aniston

7 Legendary Photographers to Follow on Flipboard

One big challenge for aspiring photographers is finding a style. We don’t mean sticking to a type —tons of photographers shoot landscapes, fashion and fine art photos without losing their “look”—but introducing a certain aesthetic consistency to your work. What makes your photo <b>yours</b>?<p>A simple way to …

Street Photography