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13 Essential Things You Need in Your Bug Out Bag

This handy checklist will make sure you're prepared for any emergency.<p>The first step in preparing for an emergency situation that may require you to …

Survivalism

This False Belief Maybe The Reason Why You Aren't Successful Yet

Who needs Tony Robbins when you can motivate yourself? Overcoming the emotional hurdle to get stuff done when you’d rather sit on the couch isn’t …

Motivation

10 Things Happy People Don't Do When Life Becomes Difficult | Inc.com

Challenging life events and difficult circumstances happen to everyone. No matter who you are or where you grew up, there will be multiple times in your life when every task feels like a struggle to complete. It's like you're swimming against the current and no matter how fast you swim, you can't …

Self-help

Traditional Rifles vs. ARs

<b>AR vs. Bolt Rifle: What’s the Difference?</b><br>If you’re new to the sports of shooting and hunting, you’ve probably found yourself staring dumbfounded at …

Make DIY Fire-Starter Pills With Paper and a Plastic Syringe

Good kindling makes starting any type of fire easier, whether it’s your barbecue, fire pit, or a campfire under the stars. These compact fire-starter …

DIY

The renter's guide to smart-home tech

People who used to be priced completely out of the category finally have some decent options.

Home Automation

IPPA-logo

NEW YORK – June 26, 2017 – The iPhone Photography Awards (IPPAWARDS) is proud to announce the winners of the 10th Annual Awards. This year’s winners …

Peter Kostis: Drills to Make Better Contact With All of Your Clubs

I've learned two very important principles in my 50-plus years of playing and coaching. The first is that golf is a game of hand-eye coordination, …

7 tricks to motivate yourself to clean your house even when you don't want to

I've always thought of myself as relatively clean and organized — I shower daily, launder weekly, and make it a point to never leave food wrappers or dirty dishes lying about. Impressive, no?<p>And yet. I found dust bunnies that had grown into mutant rabbits under my bed; a bag of dried mascara on my …

Arlo Skye's Debut Carry-On Luggage

Denielle Wolfe designed for many brands that were "small" at her time of employment. Coach, Kate Spade, and Tumi were likely doing around $100M in revenue when she joined their growing businesses. Arlo Skye, the year long project that comes to fruition next month, has reset her sense of what small …

The Ultimate Guide For Mastering Light In Your Photography

In photography, if you do everything ‘by the book’ and lack some experience, you’d think that selective focus is what makes the eye focus on the …

11 Sneakers You Can Wear With a Suit

Shoes

How an Army of Ocean Farmers Is Starting an Economic Revolution

By Bren Smith<p>I'm a fisherman who dropped out of high school in 1986 at the age of 14. Over my lifetime, I've spent many nights in jail. I'm an …

Aquaculture

The top apps Apple thinks everyone should have on their iPhone

1/<p>VSCO is the app professional Instagrammers use to make their photos look amazing.<p>App Store<p>If you want to make the photos you take on your …

How to get ripped with Apple Watch weightlifting apps

Fitness is not just about walking, running and cycling, despite what your Apple Watch may have you believe. Strength training is also important. Without it, your fitness routine is like a one-hand clap. Whether you are aiming for a ripped beach body or just to improve your overall health, you need …

Top 20 Landscape Photos on 500px So Far This Year

At the end of every year, we do a “Best of *inset year here*” series, where we count down the top 10 most popular photos in every single category. …

How to Make a Long Exposure High Dynamic Range (HDR) Photo

Your eye has a greater dynamic range than any consumer camera. When you look out at almost any scene, you can make out large amounts of both …

Perfect Exposure for Photoshop and Lightroom is free to download

I do not know if it is for limited time or if they made it free for ever. Perfectly Clear is offering their Perfect Exposure software for free.</b> …

4 Hard Questions to Ask About Your Company’s Purpose

jennifer maravillas FOR HBR<p>In the early 1930s, cars in Europe were still a luxury for the rich. But in 1933 Dr. Ferdinand Porsche launched the People’s Car: Volkswagen. Its purpose was to enhance people’s lives through great engineering that offered everyone an accessible, high-quality car. The …

5 coolest travel products currently on Kickstarter

There was a time in the not-so-distant past when, if you were shopping for the newest travel gadgets you'd thumb through the latest Sharper Image catalog or see what kind of must-have tech was on display at Brookstone. But now, some of the best and most innovative travel products are found (and …

Crowd Funding

The world’s most secretive places

From an isolated Pacific island without running water to a James Bond-like spy base in England, these five places are practically off-limits to even the most curious travellers.<p>The most alluring things in life are often those that are off-limits. And as travellers, this means that we’re fascinated …

North Pole

10 Tricks to Make Yourself an Apple TV Master

Apple at last decided to give its TV box an upgrade worthy of the name last year, and if you’ve bought yourself one of the new devices (or got one as …

Smart TV

Everything You Can Say to Siri on the New Apple TV

Siri is a big part of the next-generation Apple TV. You can use the personal assistant app to choose content, identify movie actors, skip songs and …

Smart TV

Neil Morrissey, Chelsee Healey and Stuart Pearce all reckon they can handle a gruelling 12-day trek through punishing terrain. Will they make it out alive?<p>In theory, a programme like Bear Grylls: Mission Survive should attract the highest calibre of celebrity. Unlike Big Brother or I’m a Celebrity, …

Bear Grylls

Seen On Tour

The host of the Arnold Palmer Invitational is well known for his love of club tinkering -- his collection of more than 10,000 clubs in his Latrobe, Pa., office, including over 2,000 putters, being one of golf’s most fascinating equipment closets. With The King in mind, it was appropriate those …

PGA Tour pro says he would rather be homeless than not win

James Hahn won the Northern Trust Open in 2015. He said recently that W meant everything to him.<p>One of my favorite PGA Tour stats is that Charles …

A Stanford grad who raised $40 million thinks he's figured out how to get rid of Wi-Fi dead spots in your house — and it actually works

Early last year, Eero used this dream to launch a crowdfunding campaign that sold over $1 million in preorders.<p>The pitch was that Eero would use multiple devices to blanket your entire home with a smooth Wi-Fi signal that anyone could set up.<p>And after pushing back the launch from last summer, Eero …

29 Snuggly Things To Keep You Comfy In The Great Outdoors

Camping at its coziest.

Verizon's Hum connected car gadget is now a teen driver's worst nightmare

Hum, the aftermarket connected car add-on from Verizon, is about to get a little less friendly to the younger drivers in the household. An update rolling out later this month will enable geofencing and speed alert features, which are exactly what they sound like: a car's owner will be able to get …

We got 10 CEOs to tell us their one killer interview question for new hires

Where do you see yourself in five years? Tell me about a time when you showed leadership. What is your biggest weakness?<p>These are the standard questions that job candidates face during interviews. And by now, everyone also has standard answers. (“My biggest weakness? I work too hard.”)<p>As you scale …