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4 Fantastic Portrait Tutorials: Tips & Tricks for Better Photos

Learning to photograph people is a rite of passage for any photographer. When it comes to portrait photography, there’s so much to consider: …

Tutorials

Make a Fish Hook Out of a Zipper, and More Useful Survival Tips

If you’re lost in the wild and in dire need of food, you can make a fish hook out of something you’re almost guaranteed to have on you.<p>In this video …

Bodyweight Workout: Cycle 2, Week 1, Day 1

<b>The bodyweight workouts require only the space of a yoga mat.</b> This cycle will focus on building up to a one-arm push up over next two 6-week cycles. …

BioWare's "Five Days of Freebies" Promotion Clarified

<b>[UPDATE]</b> As it turns out, the BioWare "five days of freebies" campaign involves rewteeting BioWare's tweets for a chance to win special gaming items such as this "limited edition signed copy of The Art of Dragon Age: Inquisition." We apologize for any confusion caused by this story's original …

Freebies

19 Exercises That Carve a Rock-Hard Six-Pack | Men's Health

The 3 Best Ways to Use These Exercises<p><b>1. Active Recovery Work</b> <br>These moves are low impact and easy to recover from so you can do them on off days or when you’re not feeling up for a high-intensity training session. In METASHRED EXTREME, my new workout program from <i>Men’s Health</i>, I combined these core …

6 Professional Tips on Making Treadmill Running More Bearable

Trying to figure out a way to make training indoors a little better? We asked the guy who just broke the 50-mile record how he does it.<p>Thirty-three-year-old Jacob Puzey just set the speed record for running 50 miles on a treadmill in 4:57:45. What’s more astonishing (almost) than setting the …

26 DIY Tips to improve your home

Before you even think about starting a new DIY project, it's vital that you read and cast all of these tips to memory, as we know they will save you …

Housekeeping

Top 10 DIY Projects That Will Teach You A Ton About Tech

DIY isn’t always the easiest way to do something, but it’s usually the most informative and educational one. This week, let’s check out some great …

Raspberry Pi

8 Tips To Improve Upper Back Mass

Ever since we became a society of technology-addicted hunchbacks, the number of back problems among the population has been on a steady incline. …

Exercise

Grow Herbs Indoors And Out With This Stylish Pipe Garden

Grow your own art.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>3 1-foot long, ½-inch PVC pipes<p>1 PVC pipe cutter, capable of cutting ½-inch pipes<p>11 ½-inch PVC pipe elbows, 90-degrees<p>2 ½-inch PVC crosses<p>1 round broach valve<p>1 ½-inch bronze 90-degree drop ear elbow<p>Super glue<p>1 can of black spray paint<br>1 can of gold …

DIY

How to get fit with minimum time and effort

We all need to exercise. But how can we get what we need without spending all the time in the gym?<p>On paper, it seems like a no-brainer – exercise regularly and we can look better, feel stronger and live longer.<p>In reality, it’s hard for many of us to muster the motivation to see it through. We may …

Exercise

These are the 30 games you'll be able to play on Nintendo's new $60 console

The original Nintendo Entertainment System introduced countless people to video games. Many of those people may have lapsed in the three decades since, but the love for those games is still there.<p>With the new Nintendo Entertainment System Classic Edition, you can relive the classic games of your …

Xbox One Backward Compatibility Celebrates 1 Year with a Great Addition

Xbox One Backward Compatibility Expands Once Again with Skate 3<p>Way back at E3 2015 the team over at Xbox dropped a bombshell piece of news in its …

These Are the 30 Games Nintendo Should Include on a Tiny Super Nintendo

Today’s the day you can finally get your hands on Nintendo’s attempt to squeeze a little more revenue out of the NES games library. That’s right, the …

NES Classic Edition review: The best and worst of retro gaming

"I don't want to sit on the floor while I play video games," my buddy Josh told me. "I'm not 7 anymore." My friend was parked just 4 feet away from my 40-inch television, playing <i>Ninja Gaiden</i> on the NES Classic Edition -- a tiny re-creation of Nintendo's original home game console. The diminutive …

Asshole stick: DIY USB destroyer the size of a thumbdrive

This gadget does exactly as promised: it looks like a thumbdrive (sort of) and fries the circuitry of any computer it's plugged into. It's made from …

Raspberry Pi

Virtual realty: can a computer game turn you into an ‘evil’ property developer?

Building my first high-rise tower wasn’t too difficult. I threw up some studio apartments, hooked them up with power and phone lines, arranged for a rubbish collection, and welcomed my first tenants. I packed the people in, stacked the units, and the profits soon began to pile up nicely.<p>It’s fun …

Housing

Just Bought Your First DSLR? Read What To Expect...

Here Are Some Excellent DSLR Photography Tips For Beginners – Well, Seeing As You Own One Now…<p>You've made the first big step.<p>Great news, and welcome …

Cameras

20 color ideas for your dream kitchen

There is a tendency to believe that for functional spaces like bathrooms, utility rooms & kitchens, the associated ware & fittings are sufficient and …

Seven Small Towns You Must Visit in the U.S.

Seven reasons to start planning that U.S. road trip, stat.<p>New York City—more specifically the neon insanity around Times Square—may be the most …

The 10 Best Weekend Backpacking Trips in Tennessee

Surrounded by no fewer than three national forests to the south and east (plus the Great Smoky Mountains) Tennessee is a backpacker’s paradise, with …

Hiking

The 3-minute workout you can do while you're watching TV

Let’s face it. Most of us would rather lie on the sofa after a hard day’s work than head to the gym. And while it’s fine to binge-watch TV for an …

4 Fall Yard Maintenance Chores to Tackle Now (and 1 to Skip)

Another glorious autumn season has arrived -- and that means your lawn will require some serious fall yard maintenance. We know, we know -- that's not exactly your idea of <i>fun</i>, but your yard is quietly crying out for a little TLC before it drifts into the deep freeze of winter.<p>Good news: If you put …

Gardening

How to start backpacking even though it is a dumb idea

I know who you are.<p>You’ve imagined yourself in romantic photos of happy hikers with scenic mountain backdrops.<p>Or maybe you’ve seen <i>Wild</i>, or <i>A Walk in the Woods</i>, and pictured your own life-affirming adventure on the trail.<p>Now you’re ready to make the jump from day hiking to overnight trips, maybe even …

Hiking

Woodworking: 14 great ideas for your garden

A garden is a great place to create an environment filled with fantasy, elegance and lovely lush greenery. It can very easily become a usable …

11 highly affordable pool ideas that don't require any digging

Have you always wanted to add a pool to your garden, but the idea of digging up and excavating the soil has left you petrified? Well, in this …

5 Tips For Better Daytime Lightning Images | Sony

Every year Gary Hart and I travel to Arizona for monsoon workshops. In August of 2016 it will be our 4th time teaching one of our most …

Landscape Photography

10 Outdoor Products You Need For Your Next Big Adventure

<i>Image credits: commons.wikimedia.org</i><p>For hikers, campers, and lovers of the outdoors, there will always be a need for good and proper gear to be …