Jerre Delaney

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7 skills you never knew you needed for a career in IT

Being skilled at computers and troubleshooting is an essential part of working in IT, but if you plan on truly excelling in the field, it's vital to have a combination of hard and soft skills.<p>Here are seven soft skills every IT professional should have.<p>It's sort of a no-brainer, but when you're …

Customer Service

15 Legendary Photographers You Should Know - Resource

Marky Ramone GoJune 8, 2015<p>Ever since photography became part of our lives more than one hundred years ago, a horde of legendary photographers have …

How Edgar Allan Poe Inspired Scrabble

More than 150 million Scrabble games have been sold since Alfred Butts invented it in 1938. Every hour, approximately 30,000 people start a game, …

10 Fancy Facts About Poodles

There’s a lot you might not know about France’s national dog.<p>1. They’re actually from Germany.<p>Despite their French reputation, poodles hail from …

Pets

Meet the 2015 National Geographic Buffett Award Winners

2015's 10 Best American Cities For Retirees

Forget the surf-and-turf enclaves of Florida. The top city in the U.S. to retire is actually Phoenix, according to Bankrate.com's first ranking of the best cities for retirement.<p>In a report released Monday, the publisher of finance content ranked 172 cities after considering factors that most …

Retirement

15 Fun Facts About When Harry Met Sally

Nora Ephron's most beloved romantic comedy opened in theaters more than 25 years ago. We'll (still) have what she's having.<p>1. HARRY AND SALLY WERE …

The $5 Billion Battle For The American Dinner Plate

Investors in startups like Blue Apron, HelloFresh, and Plated are wagering hundreds of millions of dollars on the idea that dinnertime is just too hard to manage. As meal-kit startups spring up like so many mushrooms, Fast Company investigates the boxed-meal phenomenon and how it will change the …

These Photography Links Will Keep You Busy for a Long Time

This weeks collection of links was carefully curated by Toad Hollow Photography to share some of the best features in the world of photography found …

Coffee’s Next Generation of Roasters

After the success of once-scrappy roasters, such as California’s Blue Bottle and Portland’s Stumptown, a new generation of small shops is reshaping America’s coffee obsession<p>ABOUT 15 YEARS AGO, a handful of small-time roasters set out to revolutionize their industry by approaching a cup of coffee …

Coffee

Mozart Wrote Dirty Songs, Too

People love to complain about today’s music. All the lyrics are too bland, repetitive, and racy. So thank goodness we have a canon of treasured …

A coffee lovers' guide to 7 home brewers

Because it's not always feasible or affordable to run down to your local coffee shop whenever you happen to want or need coffee, because knowing how to make a good cup of coffee perhaps is a good life skill to have, because making your own coffee at home is really not that difficult: Whatever the …

Coffee

5 Ways to Brew Better Iced Coffee

There’s nothing like a tall cup of iced coffee on a hot day. Or a warm day. Or a cool day, or any day, really. Iced coffee is refreshing, …

Coffee

Deep Frieze

Since its launch in 2012, the Frieze New York art fair, which takes place this year from May 14 through May 17 on Randall’s Island, has revived and reinterpreted oddball classics like Food, the quirky restaurant in Manhattan’s SoHo run by artists during the ’70s, and Al’s Grand Hotel, a …

Choose Your Own Adventure

The 10 Most Often Butchered Song Lyrics

Don’t believe everything you hear. Particularly if it’s set to music and coming out of the mouth of one of your favorite musicians.<p>We’ve all been …

Tom Cruise

For a Perfect Fried Egg, Do as the Spanish Do

My humble love affair with Spanish food began with the egg. I was eight years old the first time I visited my godparents, Angel and Pilar, in …

Vocal Squirrel Purrs and Chatters Away While He Doggedly Chews His Way Through the Shell of a Yummy Nut

An adorably vocal squirrel purrs and chatters away while he attempts to chew his way through a tough shell of a yummy nut. Unfortunately, the little …

Photos: Stunning first shots from National Geographic’s 2015 Traveler Photo Contest

For photography amateurs everywhere, it’s that time of year again: the National Geographic Traveler Photo Contest, now in its 27th year.<p>An open call for single images, the annual competition will accept submissions from now until June 30. But the bar has already been set high—a few captions from …

Photography

Can Music Be Used as Medicine?

Biometric trackers are helping scientists tap into the body's response to songs and sound.<p>“Because you listened to Drake, how about Future next?”<p>Pandora, Spotify, and other music-streaming services try to predict what users might like to listen to, based on their tastes and what’s popular with …

The Brain

Stunning Sea Life Captured by the University of Miami’s 2015 Underwater Photo Contest Winners

The winners of the 2015 Underwater Photography Contest hosted by the University of Miami's Rosenstiel School of Marine and Atmospheric Science have just been announced! Since the contest's inception in 2005, each year the school invites amateur photographers from around the world to submit their …

Red Sea

Crater Wall Collapsing Into Lava Lake Creates A Beautiful Explosion [Gallery]

Kablooey<p>Last week, we showed you what happens when a rock falls into a lava lake. But that only raises the question, what happens when <i>more</i> rocks fall into a lava lake? Kilauea is here to sate your curiosity.<p>The Hawaiian volcano, whose lava flows disrupted the life of a town just a few months ago, …

Hawaiian Volcano Observatory

Empathy Cards, A Wonderful Line of Plain-Spoken Notes That Help to Truly Connect With Someone Who Is Ill

Artist and cancer survivor Emily McDowell has created a wonderful line of plain-spoken Empathy Cards, honest notes that can help people really …

America is an Ayn Randian dystopia: The five-step process that is privatizing the country to oblivion

<b>Ayn Rand (AP)</b><p>Law enforcement, education, the list goes on. In just a few decades, the whole country has been put up for sale<p>Paul Buchheit<p>May 5, 2015 8:00am (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on AlterNet.<p>Law enforcement, education, health care, water management, government itself -- all have been …

10 Psychological Experiments That Could Never Happen Today

Nowadays, the American Psychological Association has a Code of Conduct in place when it comes to ethics in psychological experiments. Experimenters …

Lighting 101: Light Qualities

You are watching a free tutorial from Lighting 101.<br>To view the entire course, upgrade to Premium or purchase it in the SLR Lounge Store.<p>X<p>The …

Tutorials

30 Unbelievable Places That Are Hard To Believe Really Exist

Our Earth is full of wonders and beautiful places. Here is a collection of some breathtaking places that are hard to believe really exist.<b>(h/t:</b> …

A Clever Circular Table That Expands to Twice Its Size With a Simple Turn of the Tabletop

You may not realize this, but Laughing Squid is also a web hosting company that focuses on WordPress hosting. The revenue from our hosting services …

Flipping with Wharton Magazine Editor Matthew Brodsky

Since Matthew Brodsky came on as editor of the Wharton Magazine in 2011, he’s overseen an explosion of content at the business school publication. The magazine’s “premier platform” is its quarterly print edition—Brodsky says most alums enjoy reading it this way—but he knew he could not ignore the …

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