Triston McKinney

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Tesla Owner Says It'll Cost Him $2300 to Replace Model X Windshield

The Model X's glass is impressive, but apparently expensive.<p>Other than the wild Falcon Wing doors, one of the defining features of the Tesla Model X is its panoramic windshield that extends all the way beyond the roof. At the Model X's launch event, Tesla CEO Elon Musk claimed the windshield is the …

What I Learned Installing Solar Panels

It was easier than I thought.<p>Over the past year, I’ve written about barriers to accessing solar power, states thwarting solar growth, and the boom in solar jobs, but I’d never witnessed the physical labor needed to start drawing energy from the sun.<p>To remedy this, I tagged along with a nonprofit …

This Is Why You Might Want to Put a Strip of Tape On Your Laptop Camera

If you have anything to hide from the internet at large — including your naked body — you might want to cover up your laptop camera.<p>As hacking …

10 Hacks to Get 30 Minutes of Exercise a Day

Exercise is one of the most important things you can do for yourself. Here is how you can find time.<p>There's no way around it: exercise is what really helps you lose weight, stay active, stay in a more positive frame of mind, and keep mentally alert. Exercise is also an excellent coping mechanism …

Medical marijuana in the US should be governed by science, not politics

<i>This post originally appeared at</i><p>In 2013, Patrick and Beth Collins were desperate. 13-year-old Jennifer, the younger of their two children, faced a life-threatening situation. In response, the Collins family took extreme measures—sending Jennifer thousands of miles away in the company of her mother. …

Is Waking and Baking Good for You? Here's the Truth About Weed in the Morning

As Kid Cudi endorsed in his song "Up Up and Away," waking and baking is the practice of starting your day off by getting high off of marijuana. The …

5 Signs You Were Born an Entrepreneur

Are entrepreneurs born or made? Many of the qualities that combine to create an entrepreneurial mindset are not always viewed as positive attributes, particularly during childhood, adolescence and while in formal education. But these specific signs demonstrate that an individual has the early …

Online Interiors Every Man Needs To Know About

Whether your budget is big or small, we have uncovered a priceless collection of unique and masculine stores that will undoubtedly launch your home …

The Best Way to Pack a Pair of Dress Shoes In Your Luggage

When you fly out for a business trip or wedding, you’ll need a nice pair of dress shoes. Here’s how to pack them without scratching or crushing the …

9 Strong Reasons You Should Start a Business in Your Twenties.

Credit<p>At 22 I was working as a staff in a multinational bank, and having the time of my life. Two years later, I quit my job and started my own business.<p>I was a young man who had good prospects in the banking industry, but I was willing to throw all that away. Lots of my colleagues in the bank …

17 Easy Steps To Wow Your Lover This Valentine's Day

True love starts with glitter.<p>Disclaimer: No chocolate was harmed in the making of this valentine.

Crafting

Want to Be Happy and Successful? Science Says Do These 7 Things

Working harder and longer hours won't make you more successful. Being happy will. Here's how.<p>Why do we work so hard and get so little in return? Sure, we may be paid well for the work we do, and we may enjoy our co-workers and the work itself. But for most of us, we work harder and longer hours …

First Click: Cars are the new gadgets

But what is a gadget? A force-click on the word from this MacBook gives me the following definition:<p>The Tesla Model X isn’t exactly small at 5,441 pounds, but it’s certainly mechanical, ingenious, and novel. The Gogoro Smartscooter’s no slouch on the innovation front, either, but it still won’t fit …

5 Lifestyle Tweaks for a More Productive Life

Despite all the distractions, there are proven ways to increase your productivity that are not as hard as you think. Thankfully, it is in little changes that we have the ability to see dramatic gains. The following are five ways to dramatically increase your productivity.<p>Whether it be social media, …

University of Washington

The stunning paradox of Iran’s war on drugs: How it actually makes America look worse

<b>(AP/Ted S. Warren)</b><p>Iran regularly puts drug traffickers to death—but it also tests out progressive policies for treating drug addicts<p>Daniel Denvir<p>November 20, 2015 12:58pm (UTC)<p>Situated between Afghanistan's extensive poppy fields and eager Western markets, Iran has an extensive history of domestic …

13 of the most notorious crimes in American history

There are many reasons that crimes are committed, and while most crimes are quickly forgotten, except by the people directly involved, some are still remembered and talked about decades later.<p>In "The Most Notorious Crimes in American History<i>,</i>" Life magazine rounds up some of the most mysterious, …

New Jersey

6 secret beaches that you can only get to on a yacht

Leaf-peeping may be in full swing in the northern hemisphere, but in the yachting world, it's always an endless summer. The closest thing you'll find to a turning of seasons is the change from "Mediterranean season" to "Caribbean season" and back.<p>The Ft. Lauderdale International Boat Show, which …

National Parks

15 Ways to Motivate Yourself That Actually Work

We're experts at setting goals. Today we'll do 12 different things. And by the end of the month, we'll nail all those, plus one million more. Sounds …

Classic Cars

Take at Look Inside This ‘Luxury’ Underground Bunker Capable of Withstanding a 20-Kiloton Nuclear Blast That’s on the Market for $17.5 Million

While some dwellings on the market are listed as Cape Code, Colonial, Tudor and more, each depending on their architectural style, a listing in Georgia is described as only “other.”<p>Featuring 12 bedrooms and 12 bathrooms on a 32-acre lot in Tifton, Georgia, about two hours southwest of Savannah, the …

Real Estate

With virtual tour, free peek into Dubai's top luxury hotel

DUBAI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — If you don't have an extra $15,000 or so to spend on a night in a royal suite at Dubai's luxury Burj Al Arab …

21 Secrets Apple Store Employees Will Never Tell You

No, you can't get a discount.

Apple Store

19 Techniques to Empower Yourself to Live a More Productive, Happier Life

Jenna Drew<p>Read full profile<p>“<i>The block of granite which was an obstacle in the pathway of the weak, became a stepping-stone in the pathway of the</i> …