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60,000 Visitors and Counting: How to Double Your Traffic With Infographics

The human brain processes visual data <i>60,000 times faster than text</i>. And, there’s more: <i>65% of your audience are visual learners</i>. So, what can you do …

Infographics

5 Simple Ways To Make Your Comfort Zone Infinitely Larger

I've been on several solo trips over the years, having traveled to The Virgin Islands, Costa Rica, and Prague with only my journal and iTunes library …

Thirty of the best gadgets under £30

From innovative media streamers and VR headsets to super-compact memory storage devices and chargers, we select the best bargain gadgetry<p><b>Sennheiser HD 201</b> <b>(£16.99)</b><br>Arrestingly reasonable offering from the stately German brand, and they ain’t too hard on the ears either.

Gear & Gadgets

8 responsive web design trends that defined 2015

The article that introduced responsive web design to the world was published by Ethan Marcotte just over five years ago.<p>In the short timespan since, responsive web design has gone from an interesting new idea to the industry-wide accepted approach to multi-device design. As we look to 2016, we can …

Stop Google from tracking you on Google Maps

Google Maps is rolling out a new feature to Android and desktop users called Your Timeline. With it, you can see all the places you've been. Google is quick to point out that timeline information is private and visible only to you. And that you must opt in to the feature by enabling Location …

30 Beautiful Landscapes Draped In Fog

Fog, in literature and real life, is a force of mystery and magic. It obscures some things to reveal others; and it can transform an already beautiful landscape into something out of a fairy tale.<p>Sometimes the fog rolls in thick and fast, covering the landscape in a river so dense only a few …

8 Lessons I Learned From Traveling Solo

By no means am I one of those extroverted types who needs to be constantly surrounded by other people, but when I think about certain activities like dining, traveling and pedalo boating, I tend to get a visual of Christopher McCandless in <i>Into the Wild</i> -- dying after mistakenly eating poisonous …

European Travel

How Do Restaurants Serve Differently Prepared Dishes at the Same Time?

<i>How do restaurant chefs manage to serve multiple dishes to different people at the table at the same time, when it is clear that the preparation time is different for all of them?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts</i> …

Nude Photography by Leonard Nimoy

See also: The History of Photography as a Fine Art<p>Born in Boston Massachusetts / March 26th, 1931.<p>In addition to being a movie director, producer, …

7 Simple Maintenance and Care Tips to Keep Your Digital Camera in Great Shape

Camera bodies, lenses and accessories are significant investments that require care. They start the day with us at sunrise, finish at sunsets and …

It Follows, Catch Me Daddy, Focus: this week’s new films

The Second Best Exotic Marigold Hotel | White God | The Boy Next Door | The Tales Of Hoffmann | Hinterland<p>Teenage sex never felt so perilous as in this brilliantly understated (and therefore bloody terrifying) horror, which could leave more delicate viewers in a permanent state of paranoia. The …

Download a Free Copy of the $60 Perfect Effects 9 by onOne Software

Heads up: you can currently download a free copy of onOne Software’s Perfect Effects 9. It’s a $60 program that can be used as a Photoshop or …

Beautiful Triptych Shows Photographer’s 14 Year Struggle with Fibromyalgia

Though, year after year, we've featured her surreal photos on My Modern Met (see here and here), we had no idea that for the last 14 years of her life, photographer Brooke Shaden has been suffering from fibromyalgia. Over 5 million Americans are affected by this condition that causes chronic muscle …

Hudson River

What Kids Learn From Travel

Our family Christmases can be a little unconventional -- once we took our 2-year-old son to South Africa. Some of my friends gave me a hard time. They said I gave myself a safari holiday while my son was too young to protest instead of giving him a tree and a stocking.<p>For his third birthday, …

Kim Kardashian's Complete Beauty Evolution

Tracking the beauty transformation of the reality-TV-star-turned-entertainment-mogul.<p>Kim Kardashian went from reality TV star to beauty and entertainment mogul in a matter of years. Though she's now married to Kanye West—with three kids and two massive beauty lines—Kardashian West isn't afraid to …

Porn stars have started selling 10-second videos on Snapchat using a new payment feature

The feature, which launched in November, allows users to send each other money instantly within the app using payments platform Square.<p>Strippers and porn stars have taken advantage of the feature to discretely distribute adult content to users for a small fee.<p>Nick Bilton at the New York Times …

Selling

How to Make Hummus Without a Recipe

<i>Here at Food52, we love recipes -- but do we always use them? Of course not. Because once you realize you don't always need a recipe, you'll make your favorite dishes a lot more often.</i><p><i>Today: All you need to turn a can of chickpeas into the most versatile dip around is a food processor and a little</i> …

Recipes

8 Facts to Know about Your Libido

Let's talk about sex.<p>We asked Dr. Nancy Simpkins, and internist and medical consultant for the state of New Jersey who works with libido issues in women during pregnancy, menopause and depression, what to know about sex drive.<p><b>1) The more testosterone, the higher the libido.</b> "Men have larger amounts …

The best Gmail app for the iPhone is now made by Microsoft

Outlook. Yes, Outlook.<p>Gmail is the world's most popular email service, and the iPhone, as if this week didn't make it abundantly clear, is the world's most popular smartphone. The two have been around for years and years, however the experience of using them together has never been particularly …

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 …

How I Built a Custom Desk and Wire-Free Workspace for My Photo Editing

For years I’ve struggled with my workspace, I’ve had loads of different ones, from small ones in the corner of the living room in my old apartment to …

The Best Spots in the World to Be Naked

<i>By Sophie-Claire Hoeller</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock</i><p>Because showing up naked to Wednesday-night volleyball is almost never received as well as you'd hope (even if the hot setter is wearing a "Co-ed Naked Volleyball" tee), here's a guide to the best -- and most welcoming -- places in the world to let it all …

Eva Green

How To Boost Your Wi-Fi With a Range Extender

I love the Wi-Fi service available in my home. I have my laptop, my smartphone and my tablet hooked up to it so I can surf the web from anywhere in …

How to use WhatsApp from your computer

Typing long messages or holding multiple WhatsApp conversations on your smartphone is possible, but there are times when typing away on a full keyboard and viewing messages on a full-size computer screen would be better.<p>WhatsApp offers two different solutions for using its service on a computer: …

Yosemite & iOS 8 How-to: Set up and use AirDrop

With Yosemite and iOS 8 you can use AirDrop to share files between your Mac and iOS devices. This is one of the features of Continuity, which further integrates and connects your Mac and iOS devices. Continuity also includes Handoff, Instant Hotspot, iPhone Cellular Calls and SMS Relay.<p>Initially …

5 iPhone Apps You Just Can't Miss This Week

MECC<p>DMA Design Limited/Psygnosis Limited<p>Tiertex Ltd./LucasArts, U.S. Gold Ltd.<p>id Software, Inc./Apogee Software, Ltd.<p>Brøderbund/Terebilov KA<p>Sierra …

Animated GIFs Reveal the Retouching That Went Into Composited Photos

Ashot Gevorkyan is a professional photographer and retoucher based in Kaliningrad, Russia. He recently created a series of animated GIFs that offer a …

The 10 Things In Advertising You Need To Know Today

<b>1. CALL FOR ENTRIES.</b> It's that time of year again when we publish our "Most Creative Women In Advertising" rankings. Cast your vote.<p><b>2. Snapchat wants brands to spend $750,000 on its disappearing ads.</b> That's more than a 30-second spot on "American Idol" or an ad during NBC's "Sunday Night</b> …

Robert DeNiro

Can You Get Rid of Stretch Marks?

The truth behind those tiger stripes.<p>Tiger stripes. Angel scratches. We’ve all tried our best to come up with more charming names for these less than charming squiggles on our skin, but the truth is that for many, many women (it’s estimated that over 80% of us worldwide have them) stretch marks are …