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How Steve Jobs Trained His Own Brain | Inc.com

Steve Jobs is one of the two or three greatest icons of high tech, rivaled only by Bill Gates and perhaps Mark Zuckerberg. He's mostly known for his legendary ability to create innovative, groundbreaking products.<p>What's less known, though, is that Steve Jobs was a pioneer in what was once a rather …

Meditation

5 Homemade Chow Mein Recipes That Are Better Than Takeout

Here, five excellent recipes for everyone's favorite Chinese noodle dish that are way better than takeout and almost as fast.<p>Chow mein is a delivery …

Amazing photos capture the secret abandoned parts of New York City

Ellis is an urban explorer, one of many who seek out and investigate abandoned and usually off-limits buildings and structures.<p>Often these places exist right in our everyday environments without us even knowing they're there.<p>He's been photographing abandoned spaces in and around New York City for …

Urbanism

How to Cook Winter Vegetables When You're Sick of Winter Vegetables

Can't eat another roasted potato? Don't!<p>The transitional period from late winter to early spring is tough not just on suede boots (ugh; so much slush). It's a veritable wasteland of root vegetables that you grew tired of back in early February. But we've still got weeks before tender lettuces and …

Food

(Almost) Sweet Like Candy: Your Guide to Baking With Sugar Alternatives

Everything you need to know about baking with less sugar and alternative sweeteners, like honey, maple syrup, and coconut sugar.<p></head>There are over a baker's dozen reasons to swap refined white sugar for alternative sweeteners when baking. Whether you're seeking less of a sugar high and crash or …

Baking

11 DIY Exfoliators to Scrub Away Scaly Winter Skin for Good

There’s something about spring that makes us want to start fresh, whether it’s through detoxing, purging closets, de-cluttering or just giving our homes a good old fashioned top-to-bottom spring cleaning. So why not start fresh with your skin too? After all, it is your body’s largest organ — and …

BA's Best Buffalo Wings

6 Servings<p>Two key steps ensure extra-crisp wings: letting them sit at room temperature evens the cooking time, and the cornstarch dredge transforms into a crunchy shell when fried. If you like your wing sauce super spicy, increase the amount of cayenne in our best hot wings recipe. This is part of …

Blue Cheese

Barbecued Chicken

4 Servings<p>Avoid rookie mistakes when it comes to barbecuing chicken. If you apply the sauce too early, it will scorch. And most bottled sauces are too sweet, which is where this vinegary version comes in.<p>July 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>Barbecue Sauce<p>2 tablespoons vegetable oil<p>¼ cup tomato paste<p>2 teaspoons …

BBQ

Here’s What to Plant in Your Garden This Spring

While it may not be time to get gardening quite yet, it is time to start doing some planning. Once the snow begins to melt, jump-start that garden with fresh soil and get planting. But you know, you can have the best soil in all the land and still not get any kind of result if you don’t know what …

30 Homemade Candy Recipes To Satisfy Your Sweet Tooth

Candy is awesome. Homemade candy is better—here are 30 recipes we love.<p><b>Is there anything better than eating handfuls of candy</b> until you teeter on the edge of sheer bliss and belly-aching agony? We say no. There's only one way to make this time-honored pastime better, and that's indulging in …

Dessert

London’s best late-night and dawn experiences

If New York is the city that never sleeps, London is the city that likes to have a quick nap sometime between 3 and 6am. But whether you’re chasing a late-night buzz or are rising for the dawn, the wee hours offer the opportunity to experience the capital as few others do. Here are our picks for …

Digital Photographer

Photography

Digital Photographer

Photography

The World's Richest Hedge Fund Billionaires

There are 45 billionaires in the world who have made their fortunes managing hedge funds. Most of the world’s hedge fund billionaires got richer last year, even though the vast majority of these money men did not perform particularly well in 2014. The average hedge fund returned 3.3% last year, …

Hedge Funds

This tiny card will give your smartphone 200 GB of storage

The days of deleting apps and photos from your phone to free up storage may soon be history.<p>SanDisk (SNDK) has unveiled the world's most spacious storage card for smartphones. The catchy-named "SanDisk Ultra microSDXC UHS-I card, Premium Edition," comes with 200 gigabytes of storage. That's 72 GB …

Android Phones

Pot nation gains new territory, but cashing in requires patience

Pot is now legal in Alaska, but entrepreneurs with dreams of chasing the potential marijuana bonanza must wait while lawmakers shape the rules of …

Why you need a tripod (and when to use it)

Once you’ve bought a decent digital camera, a sturdy tripod should be at the top of your photography accessory shopping list. A good tripod will help …

6 Instagram Challenges to Kickstart Your Creativity

Sometimes the only push you need to get creative is a good hashtag. Having a whole team rooting for you and sharing their creative work is incredibly inspiring. So whether you want to practice your hand-lettering or photography, there’s no better time than now to get involved in these Instagram …

How I Made Myself a DIY Spider Light for $40

I recently made myself a DIY Spider Light as a thrifty alternative to the Spiderlite that costs hundreds of dollars. The entire project ended up …

headshot photography Archives - Tangents

What's in my bag - lighting gear for headshots on location<p>In one of the previous articles dealing with lighting gear for headshots on location - …

How to become a professional photographer

<i>Turning the dream in to a day job takes guts, not to mention an eye for a saleable picture and a head for business. Recently our sister magazine</i> …

43 Photography Hacks, Mods And DIY Projects

My gift to you readers for DIYP 3rd Year Aniversarry – <b>43 Photography Hacks, Mods And DIY Projects</b>. (And some shameless self promotion)<p>Light …

How To Build 24 DIY Softboxes

About three weeks ago, I asked DIYP readers to build a softbox. It was meant for fun and education. To add some zap the good guys at B&H chipped in …

A Rundown of Common ‘Tricks of the Trade’ Used by Professional Product Photographers

A few days ago we shared a handy tutorial on how to properly light and capture a professional product shot of bottle, complete with a few neat …

How to Master Your DLSR in One Afternoon a Beginner’s Guide

As the Editor-in-Chief of CLARITY, I believe that photography is one of the most unique forms of visual art. As a photographer, you must possess an …

The 3 Most Important Camera Settings

This article aims to help beginners understand the correlation of three important factors of digital photography. Aperture, shutter speed, and ISO …

Landscape Photography