Paul Walker

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‘Success’ on YouTube Still Means a Life of Poverty

Do your children dream of YouTube stardom? Do them a favor: Crush that ambition now.<p>New research out of Germany billed as among the first to review …

Honey, I Shrunk the Monuments

In a final report sent Thursday to President Donald Trump about the fate of 27 national monuments, Secretary of the Interior Ryan Zinke didn’t recommend any of the monuments be eliminated—but he advised shrinking some of them.<p>So far, Zinke has recommended downsizing at least three monuments: the …

Review: Contour’s ShuttleXpress is a must-have $60 gadget for audio & video editors [Video]

While I’ve been a photographer since I was 14, when my bedroom became a darkroom with a bed in the corner, I’m a complete beginner where video is concerned. The closest I’ve ever got to video production was putting together a few exceedingly basic cycling videos in iMovie to share with …

How To Overcome What's Keeping You From Starting A Business

Retirement is a great time to start a business, when you no longer have the financial, family and time obligations you once did. But many people just can’t bring themselves to do it.<p>There are many things that may be stopping you from becoming an entrepreneur, but that doesn’t mean they <i>should</i>. Here …

Steve Case: 3 Ways to Get Rich With the Internet's 'Third Wave' | Inc.com

We are in the middle of a revolution. The Internet of Things (IoT), which gained legitimacy in 2015, is predicted to grow to $1.7 trillion in 2020, from $655.8 billion in 2014, as more devices come online and platforms and services grow up around them. For vendors selling hardware and software to …

Entrepreneurship

Writing Down Your Soul

"...Just reading her words will make you want to write."<p>- Victoria Moran, author of Creating a Charmed Life<p>"You've just given me the best book to …

​12 bad habits making your house look dirty and messy

We all have those little not-so-great habits that we're trying to get rid of. But sometimes those nasty customs can affect not only our health and …

Bokeh Panorama Technique for Wildlife Photography

You might normally think of bokeh panoramas as relevant to portrait photography. They’re great when you want the subject to pop off the screen and …

A Guide to Utah's National Parks

One of the best things about a trip to Utah is that you can easily experience all five of the state’s top-visited parks, otherwise known as the …

Want to Raise Your IQ by 23 Percent? Neuroscience Says Take Up This Simple Habit | Inc.com

There are two types of intelligence: crystallized intelligence and fluid intelligence.<p>Crystallized intelligence is your ability to utilize information, skills, and experience already learned -- basically, it's cerebral knowledge. This tends to build as you age, and is emphasized in most Western …

The 5 Best Podcasts on Creativity

You're reading The 5 Best Podcasts on Creativity, originally posted on Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement. If you're enjoying this, …

How to Fake the Golden Hour for Portrait Photography

Everybody loves soft golden hour light. Portraits shot during the golden hour always have that something extra. But the problem with golden hour …

How tilt shift lenses work to correct distortion and make scenes appear miniature

Tilt shift lenses are used for far more than simply making cities look like they were shot as miniatures. They allow you to correct for perspective …

11 Surprising Habits That Can Shorten Your Life, As Innocent As They May Seem

Most of us know that habits like smoking or not exercising can harm our health, but there are a number of everyday habits that may seem less obvious, …

Wellness

Underwater Photographer Makes Incredible Images of Great White Sharks Above & Below the Surface

California-based photographer/diver Alex Suh is someone you could conservatively describe as “fearless.” He has a passion for the ocean, and as you …

Sharks

This Free Software Can Upscale and Enlarge Photos Better than Photoshop

Upscaling a photograph always means trading resolution for size. And while Photoshop’s “preserve details” scaling does a pretty good job, there’s a …

Xavi Bou's photographs reveal flight paths of birds – in pictures

The Spanish photographer Xavi Bou digitally combines sequential pictures of birds to create a single image, or chronophotograph, that reveals the shapes of their flight paths against Catalonian skies. His work shows the variety and beauty to be found in the daily activities of the local birds, …

Birds

Camping Showers guide

Camping Shower Guide<br>(and how to choose one)<p>Keeping clean may not be your top priority when camping, especially if your camping trip is only a weekend …

This Foolproof 5-Minute Exercise Will Cure Your Procrastination

It's so simple there's no excuse not to try it.<p>There's no shortage of procrastination cures out there, but few of them come with the sort of detailed instructions that make them easy to put into practice. Be kind to yourself, suggest psychologists, for instance. Which sounds nice, but if that were …

Famifi

Episode 14: Youth sports and parents behaving badly<p>Have More Meaningful Conversations With Your Kids.<p>We’ll send the low-down on the hot topics your …

Happiness

Japan's Abandoned 'Dreamland' Theme Park Is Not For The Faint Of Heart

So creepy.<p>Disneyland is the Happiest Place on Earth. And this place could easily be the saddest.<p>Welcome to Nara Dreamland, an abandoned theme park in Japan’s Nara Prefecture. The park opened in 1961 as “the Japanese answer” to Disneyland, according to Atlas Obscura, but the dream didn’t last …

Just back from: Yosemite National Park

Hope, ready to explore Yosemite National Park © Hope Corrigan<p>Hope Corrigan, Trade Sales Associate at Lonely Planet, is just back from an action-packed overnight trip to Yosemite National Park.<p><b>Tell us more…</b> My parents were visiting from Florida and we decided to spend two days and one night …

The very thing that terrifies you is where your treasure lies

In 2009 I had "tinnitus," i.e. ringing in my ear. I went through a battery of tests -- hearing tests, even an MRI scan. The doctors couldn't help me. Thank God it eventually went away on its own, but it took months. It scared the hell out of me in the meantime.<p>That same year I took a class in …

How to Increase Your Creativity Using 5 Simple Words | Inc.com

It's simple. There are five three-letter words that creative people use more than anyone else. If you use these words (or derivatives of them) often in conversations, you must be a creative person. Use a voice recorder when you start a conversation. Record your phone conversations. Watch videos of …

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10 Business Ideas You Can Launch in 7 Days - OLBlog

<b>2. “SEO Sweeper</b>.” This blog has 400+posts. What if somebody jumped into my analytics, gave me a quick survey on my best visitors, and re-framed old …

How To Over Power the Sun using ND Filters With Joel Grimes

Creating a natural looking portrait outside with flash limits your options regarding your camera settings. A photographer might be stuck at their …

You Want to Be an Entrepreneur? Take This Quiz First

Here's a quiz to help you find out what your tolerance for risk is.<p>Of course you're smart. Of course you work hard. You wouldn't be thinking of starting a business if you weren't. Hopefully you also have some street smarts, the ability to sell, and good communication skills.<p>The good news is, if you …

The Only National Park Road Trip Map You Will Ever Need

If you want to experience national parks with the fervor of an absolute maniac, you can dive into this awesome interactive map to its conclusion. Or, …

National Parks