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This One Picture Can Determine If You Need Glasses — And It's Fascinating

It's like "the dress" all over again.<p>Is this eye test the new "the dress"?<p>According to Daily Mail, students at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology created an optical illusion that's also a test to determine vision impairment. Basically, if you see Marilyn Monroe in the picture below from a …

6 Ways to Become a Millionaire

The road to wealth is littered with plenty of potholes. But you can avoid a flat tire, and smooth out your path to riches by using these 6 simple strategies.<p><b>Create a Personal Expense Account</b>Open a checking account just for household expenses with whatever's required to avoid monthly service fees …

The beautiful cyberpunk game that turned two brothers into developers

Tim and Adrien Soret, brothers from Paris, were quietly developing a Studio Ghibli-inspired dark fantasy game when the Cyberpunk Jam digitally rolled into town in early 2014. They took a break from their existing development scheduleto build a completely new experience,a pixelated, neon-infused, …

Revealed: the aftershave that turns women on

The actor Steve McQueen was known for wearing Christian Dior’s Eau Sauvage, which contains the stimulating chemical Hedione<p>With his ice cool demeanour and smouldering good looks it is no surprise that the actor Steve McQueen was attractive to women.<p>But new research suggests he may have a little …

This brilliant free Android app will change the way you use your phone

No, seriously. This app will, quite literally, change the way you use your Android phone.<p>Multitasking is great, but smartphones will never offer a …

7 Japanese Udon Meals Giving Noodle Dinners New Life

The famously thick and chewy udon noodle has played a key role in Japanese cuisine since as early as the 9th century. Foodimentary reports that …

Recipes

13 essential DIY beauty products every man needs

Guys, it's time for some real talk about your skincare routine.<p>That "just got out of bed" look isn't going to be cute forever. Beauty maintenance can …

30+ Of The Weirdest Children’s Books Ever

Children's minds haven't been ruined by adult humor the way ours have, so children's book authors have a lot of leeway when it comes to the language …

The Maximum Amount of Weight You Could Realistically Gain in One Day

Cue one big collective sigh of relief.<p>Of course you try your very best to stick to a relatively healthy diet and exercise plan. But some days, you're bound to go overboard—after all, you're only human. Perhaps it’s that time of the month and you just can’t stop munching; perhaps you had one too …

The Secret to Dropping More than 30 Pounds Fast

Tap into the power of negative training.<p>Almost everyone who's lost weight has eventually put the weight back on. Why this cruel reality? It's simple, really: During the first months of any diet, your body loses both fat and muscle. Then, when you gain back the weight, you add back only fat because …

A new audio app claims to treat tinnitus

Tinnitus affects the ears but it originates in the brain. The condition, which causes ringing in the ears, is mainly triggered by age-related hearing loss and prolonged exposure to excessively loud noise. But neuroscientific studies reveal that tinnitus is a symptom of abnormal hyperactivity in the …

8 Things You Should Never Eat if You're Trying to Lose Weight

From the editors of Cosmopolitan.com, "low-fat" foods are actually your enemy.<p>Lots of experts say it's stupid to forbid yourself from eating certain foods – that denying yourself something you really want to eat can ultimately lead to binge eating and eventual weight gain. So dessert isn't on this …

Burn More Calories With These 8 Frugal Foods

Sure, you read all kinds of "don't eat" lists criticizing foods with too much fat or too many carbs. But did you know there are foods that can …

Treat Your Taste Buds With 6 Superbly Spiced Japanese Curry Dishes

Although the roots of the Japanese culinary tradition stretch back thousands of years, curry is a relative newcomer to the nation’s cuisine. Serious …

4 Secrets Only the Most Stylish Men Know

Sharpen your image with a few simple tweaks<p>Ever wonder why some guys look so stylish regardless of what they’re wearing?<p>The answer: They understand the importance of details. When you pay attention to the minutiae of your outfits, you’ll stand apart every time.<p>Use these four subtle strategies to …

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This could be the best-looking Android Wear smartwatch yet

It looks like Huawei is taking smartwatches very seriously. As spotted by <i>Droid Life</i>, two official promo videos for the "Huawei Watch" have accidentally been set live on YouTube ahead of the device's likely announcement tomorrow at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. Before the videos were …

39 Fantastically Creative Resume and CV Examples

A creative resume or curriculum vitae is one document you can't skimp - and this is true for anyone but especially designers and other creative …

Curriculum Development

Prodromos and Desi Residence by Vardastudio Architects & Designers

Vardastudio Architects & Designers presents the Prodromos and Desi Residence. Located in the<p>Vardastudio Architects & Designers presents the Prodromos …

35 Ways To Rock The Basic T-shirt - Inspiration Guide

Brothers in Arms 3: Sons of War invades Android

Gameloft has released Brothers in Arms 3: Sons of War for Android. The World War II-themed third person shooter was first announced in June 2013, and …

Gaming Industry

Beautiful Vector Illustration - Go Media™ · Creativity at work!

One thing we do regularly at Go Media is create beautiful vector people. Having illustrated hundreds of these, I have worked out a few tips that I …

Graphics

What's the Best Way to Tie a Scarf?

The foolproof way to keep your scarf on trend and in place<p>There are a million different ways to wrap your scarf. With so many options, it can be difficult to pick the one that’s right for you. The most important factor in the way you tie your scarf is that it stays in place once you’re done …

T-Mobile Music Freedom adds Google Play Music and 13 others

Earlier this year T-Mobile revealed their Music Freedom program, which essentially made it so customers could listen to as much streamed music as they wanted without it affecting their allotted amount of data. The only catch was that only specific music services would be exempt from using data, and …

These 3D drawings will make you think they’re flying off the page

Don’t worry, you are not under the influence of any drug (or are you?), rather, you are under the influence of art! Artist Joao Carvalho, aka J. …