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The 9 smartest things to do with your money in your 20s

Your 20s come with a bunch of firsts: your first apartment, first job, and of course, your first consistent paycheck.<p>While it can be tempting to start spending your newly earned money in all the same places, that may not be the best option for your financial future.<p>We spoke to Jonathan Meaney, a …

Personal Finance

10 ways to stop sabotaging your own success

Philosopher Richard Taylor says that our life is meaningless; what gives it meaning is a sense of purpose, the will to survive. But how many of us actually make those dreams a reality?<p>The trouble is that before even beginning to achieve that dream, many of us have doubts about ourselves and our …


23 places you should visit in 2015

We looked at major developments, cultural trends, and global festivals to find the hottest places to travel around the world in 2015.<p>From the Philippines to Peru, here are the best places to travel this year.

European Travel

The winter boots everyone was trying to buy last year are finally back in stock

The boots, which are L.L. Bean's legendary Bean Boots, famously sell out every winter after having undergone a sharp popularity spike in recent years.<p>"They're all over college campuses and high schools," L.L. Bean spokesperson Carolyn Beem told Boston.com. "Without changing anything, they're back …


5 Japanese brands you need to know

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p><i>We asked our friends at MR PORTER.COM, the men's style destination with same-day delivery in Manhattan and London, for expert style</i> …


This is the tie every guy will be wearing for summer

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Not all neckties are created equal. This summer, it's knitted silk ties that are coming out on top. Why's that you ask? While they're …


26 Books From Around The World You Need To Read Before You Die

Next stop: your local bookstore.


25 Perfect Professional Typefaces for Advertising

For a lot of beginners, the job of choosing fonts is a bit baffling. There are unlimited choices—from the typical ones to the elaborate styles—with …

The 5 Biggest Mistakes You Make When Painting Furniture

Improve a less-than-stellar piece with paint, patience, and my tricks. I had the oops moments; now you can learn from them.<p>There's no shortage of tutorials about painting furniture online. And I've used a lot of them to paint dressers, console tables, chairs, mirrors, and more. But I have found …

Home Improvement

30 Smart Home Tech Solutions

Everything is hands-free and Wi-Fi-enabled.<p>Technology for your house is smarter than ever. Lucky for all of us, the newest devices and apps simplify tasks, make better use of resources and transform the way we live.

Smart Homes

25 Ideas Shaping The Future Of Design

What the landscape of design will look like in 2020, according to the most innovative designers of 2015.<p>Design is always changing, and with tech and design increasingly aligning, we’re arguably headed to the most radical period of change in design history. How radical will the design landscape of …

Design Thinking

5 Superior Alternatives To Apple's New MacBook

Apple describes their New MacBook as “the future of the notebook.” But I’m not buying that prophesy, and neither should you. From an engineering standpoint, Apple’s newest SKU is nothing short of brilliant; its elegant chassis a true evolution in a tech world that measures sexiness in millimeters. …


8 Spa-Like Bathrooms Designed to Instantly Soothe

Let these airy oases across the globe spur some ideas for creating your own refuge.

Spotlight: Personal Growth Expert Fabio Angeleri

MagMaker / February 9, 2015<p><b>My name is</b> Fabio Angeleri and <b>my medium is</b> personal growth.<p><b>My love of</b> meditation started when I was around 22 during very …

Articles about 5-ways-make-your-home-smarter on Dwell.com - Dwell

Interior designer Wendy Raizin shares her top tips for raising your home’s intelligence quotient.<p>These low-fuss products bring automation into your home without compromising on design.<p>Tech startup Quirky and GE, who officially announced their partnership in April of 2013, launched seven new …


How to Get the Most Bang for Your Charitable Giving Buck

It doesn't take Bill Gates's money to make a meaningful impact with your charitable giving. Here's how.<p><i>Katherina Rosqueta, 47, is executive director</i> …

The 10 Best Movies You Missed in 2014

And how to catch up with them.<p><b>You've been chilled</b> by the marriage-gone-awry suspense of <i>Gone Girl</i>, stupefied by the cinematic inventiveness of <i>Birdman</i>, and terrified by the twisted mentor-mentee relationship of <i>Foxcatcher</i>, but what about those other must-see films from 2014 that you didn't have time …

32 of the Best Gifts for the Men in Your Life

Psst ... pick up a few things for yourself while you're at it.<p>Even though you like to joke that he couldn't shop for himself if his life depended on it, you still want to get him something for his birthday, Father's Day, or the holidays that shows how well you know the guy. These smart ideas will …


Luxury Gifts for the Holidays

Bang & Olufsen

Perfectly Balancing A Fresh Concept With Versatility: Mondana Bag Stool

Maneuvering furniture around the house would probably be more provoking if the products in question came with… straps. Designers Alessandra Mantovani …

The Final Walk-Off

Now that Derek Jeter has joined the ranks of baseball immortals, we pause, in appreciation, to look at what he has meant to the Yankees, to the game, …

National Geographic Travel


If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

The Tower of London Pours 888,246 Poppies From A Window To Honor WWI Dead

A new installation by artist Paul Cummins and designer Tom Piper commemorates all British deaths from World War I with 888, 246 red ceramic poppies creatively arranged around the tower.<p>The human toll of war is hard to appreciate or understand in cold, hard statistics. Probably because nobody wants …

4 Motivating TED Talks to Help You Bounce Back From Failure

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>We’ve all heard the preachy platitude “Failure isn’t an option.” And, generally speaking, it’s not. At least not an option most would purposely choose. But failing is inevitable. Everyone eats humble pie in some way at some point, …


A Mid-Century Pool House Renovated by +tongtong

This might be a pool house located in the backyard of a regular house in Toronto, but I could totally see myself living there. The freestanding, …