Julian Boon

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The Cuban Mop: The Near Perfect Cleaning Tool You’ve Never Heard of (and How to Use It)

When it comes mops, I have a hate-hate relationship. Either I struggle to wield the heft of rope mops or find myself searching in vain for matching …

San Francisco

San Luis Obispo, California: America's happy valley

This historic college town between California’s mountains and its rugged Pacific coast seems to have it all. No wonder Oprah raves about it<p>A few years ago my husband and I rented a bungalow in the Californian mission town of San Luis Obispo. We lived next to a firefighter and an octogenarian cowboy …

Drive-In

Thinking for a Change

Embed from Getty Images—<br>Does negative thinking keep reminding you of the failures and mistakes of yesterday? Negative thinking can make you feel that …

Motivation

How to find the answer to ‘What career is right for me?’

Everyone talks a lot about how much of a struggle job hunting can be.<p>And while most people who agree that it’s a struggle are typically referring to …

Employment

What Is Interior Design: A Crash Course

Strictly speaking, <b>interior design is the art or process of designing the interior decoration of a room or building</b>, according to <i>Dictionary</i>. But in …

Interior Design

10 Anti-Aging Foods to Support Your 40s-and-Beyond Body

Beautiful, glowing skin starts with how we eat, but these anti-aging foods can also help with more than that.<p>When we pack our diet with vibrant foods …

Nutrition

The Perfect Morning Routine If You're Not a Morning Person

There's more than one way to start your day productively.<p><b>A morning routine can make you more productive and set you up for success all day.</b>• <b><br>Designing your morning routine to minimize stress can make it easier to get up in the morning if you're not usually a morning person.</b>• <b><br>Experiment with the below</b> …

Time Management

10 essential career lessons to embrace before it’s too late

Keep your head down and your nose to the grindstone—or so we’ve been taught.<p>Is that really the best career guidance?<p>People often take this sort of …

Public Relations

A Brain Surgeon's Tips for Handling Stress Head-On

If you're comfortable, you're not learning, this neurosurgeon advises. Oh, and another thing: "Never cut what you can't see."<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Most people at least try to avoid stress, especially when it comes to business and workplace conflicts. Even …

Time I

Google and the Rise of 'Digital Wellbeing'

On a recent vacation, Sameer Samat was settling into his hotel when his partner asked to see his phone. As he handed it over, she promptly walked to …

Silicon Valley

The 10 Best Indoor Trees For Homes And Workspaces

Nothing brightens up a space and makes it feel fresh and vibrant like a houseplant or, even better, a tree. Yes, that’s right, you can actually grow …

Plants

Why So Many Gifted Yet Struggling Students Are Hidden In Plain Sight

Scott Barry Kaufman was placed in special education classes as a kid. He struggled with auditory information processing and with anxiety.<p>But with the support of his mother, and some teachers who saw his creativity and intellectual curiosity, Kaufman ended up with degrees from Yale and Cambridge.<p>Now …

Pedagogy

Top 10 Best Plants to Grow Indoors for Air Purification

Living and working in places rife with air contaminants and lacking decent ventilation can cause “sick building syndrome,” which can cause headaches, …

Plants

Oskar Humidifier

Make your bedroom (or any small space in your house or apartment) more comfortable as the weather gets dryer with the Oskar Humidifier ($125). This …

Small Spaces

3 Ways AI Could Totally Change Healthcare

AI could help companies develop drugs faster, assist with diagnosing patients, and reduce ballooning healthcare costs.<p>Most of the time, artificial …

Artificial Intelligence

The Best Wainscoting Ideas for Your Dining Room

One of the greatest things with wainscoting panels is that you can bring them up or keep them low. You can paint them the color of your choice or …

Interior Design

SwitchBot review: Simple automation for any switch or button in your home

Article Contents<p>1 The Good<p>2 The Not So Good<p>3 Hardware<p>3.1 SwitchBot<br>• 3.2 Functions<br>• 3.3 SwitchBot Hub<p>4 Setup and Android app<p>5 Smart Home integrations<p>6 In …

Home Automation

10 Plants You Need To Grow If You’re Suffering From Depression, Stress, Or Anxiety

Just being outside, whether you’re gardening, exercising, or simply taking a stroll, is a great mood booster. But getting your hands dirty in the …

Gardening

What should you eat when you are sick?

When a person is sick, they may find it difficult to develop an appetite. However, it is important to receive nourishment and stay hydrated, …

Nutrition

Rocketbook Wave Smart Notebook Review

Easy-to-use app; Erasable via pen and microwave; Cool futuristic design<p>Reusability is nulled by indents; Pen is an eyesore<p>The Rocketbook Wave is a …

Laptops

high-tech-boys-room - Home Decorating Trends - Homedit

40 Teenage Boys Room Designs We Love ← Back to article<p>40 Teenage Boys Room Designs We Love<p>high-tech-boys-roomPreviousNext<p>BACK TO ARTICLE:<p>40 Teenage …

Home Decorating

‘When I think of Matt Damon, I think of gene editing’: scientists on their favourite sci-fi

Speculative fiction and real research have long fed into each other. Here, five leading scientists tell us about books and films that inspire them<p>Jan Zalasiewicz<p><b>Professor of Palaeobiology, University of Leicester</b><b><br>Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind</b><i><br>(Hayao Miyazaki, 1984)</i><p>When I reread the science …

University of Cambridge

10 Reasons Why Failure Teaches Us More Than Success

It teaches us the value of everything<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>You're reading Entrepreneur India, an international franchise of Entrepreneur Media.<p>Why should we go through failures? Just seems unfair, doesn’t it? Imagine a world, with free food, stay, and no work, …

Motivation

To Dramatically Improve Employee Communication, Use Design Thinking

Change your perspective to become "customer"-centric<p>Let's say your job is to create a product--and your objective is to get customers to buy your product. Naturally, you'd want to learn everything you can about customers so that you fully understand their needs and preferences. And then you'd …

Design

I asked a top relationship psychologist for his 3 best pieces of advice about marriage

When I interviewed relationship expert Eli Finkel about his new book "The All-or-Nothing Marriage" last year, I was one month away from being a bridesmaid in two of my best friends' weddings, and two months away from getting married myself.<p>That is to say: Every question I asked Finkel that day in …

Choose Your Own Adventure

There’s nowhere your smartphone can’t see with this awesome wireless camera accessory

If love cool new smartphone accessories, prepare to be wowed. The Depstech 1200P Semi-rigid Wireless Borescope Camera is a 16-foot borescope that …

Tech Trends

Why you feel unsatisfied in your career (and how to solve it)

We sure do a great job of covering up our anxiety. Our stress. Our feelings of self-doubt, frustration, not fitting in and general dissatisfaction …

High School Basketball

Consumer Reports Releases Annual Sunscreen Guide

And one product came out on top for the fourth year in a row.<p>When it comes to picking out a sunscreen for a beach day, there are so many choices out there that it can sometimes be super-overwhelming. And while many factors come together in order to determine what constitutes a "good sunscreen," …

Sunscreen

Core V2 turns Razer Blade Stealth laptop into a desktop-class gaming machine

External graphics enclosures are a pretty cool addition to the age of ultra mobility. They let you take advantage of a desktop graphics card with your gaming laptop, giving you that extra graphics performance that allows you to play the latest games on a laptop that wasn’t meant to play them.<p>I …

Razer

9 podcasts to help you understand *everything happening in the news*

As movies like <i>The Post</i> and TV shows like <i>The Newsroom</i> will tell you, it is the civic duty of every citizen to stay informed.<p>But with so much happening …

Journalism