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Beatles’ ‘A Day in the Life’: 10 Things You Didn’t Know

“‘A Day in the Life’ – that was something,” John Lennon told <i>Rolling Stone</i> in 1968, setting up a classic bit of understatement. “I dug it. It was a …

The 28 Best Books on Writing

An Editor's Advice to Writers<p>Betsy Lerner<p>For both established and prospective authors alike, the publishing house can seem like a jungle. Luckily, Betsy Lerner is here to lead a safari, citing her vast collection of experiences as an editor as her field guide. <i>The Forest for the Trees</i> motivates …

LUXUO

Public<p><p>We've launched a beta version of the new #luxuo. Lot of improvments to be made in the coming days.. Just let us know if you see sth wrong …

The GMT Watch, Explained

Two-timers<p>Any function on a watch beyond merely telling time is called a “complication”, and it’s a fitting term. Even adding a date function …

11 Documentaries You Need to Watch on Netflix Right Now

If you're not already addicted to the incredible, eye-opening documentaries on Netflix, let us be the first to tell you: you're seriously missing out. Don't worry, we've got you covered. We've put together our favorite documentaries streaming on Netflix right now, from deep dives into the lives of …

22 lessons from Stephen King on how to be a great writer

In his memoir, "On Writing," King shares valuable insights into how to be a better writer. And he doesn't sugarcoat it. He writes, "I can't lie and say there are no bad writers. Sorry, but there are lots of bad writers."<p>Don't want to be one of them? Here are 22 great pieces of advice from King's …

Stephen King

6 Must-See Motivational Videos on YouTube

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Start Slideshow<p>This inspiring compilation is only one minute long, yet runs through many of the failures of some of the most well-known and successful people of history. It might be the shortest of this bunch, but it delivers great …

Motivation

The Beatles Isolated Vocals From Getting Better, When I'm 64, Being For the Benefit of Mr Kite, Sgt Peppers Reprise

Sgt. Pepper’s Lonely Hearts Club Band is the eighth studio album by The Beatles. Released on June 1, 1967, it was an immediate commercial and …

50 Incredibly Clever Logos With Hidden Meanings

Here's some inspiring logo design for you. These genius examples of logos will have you second guessing what they're even advertising with their …

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Devi Kroell’s New Vision

Devi Kroell is best known for her ultra luxe clutches and animal-skin bags. Her latest venture, the recently launched eyewear collection Dax Gabler, takes her commitment to quality to the next level. Handmade in the mountains of Cortina D’Ampezzo, Italy, the collection boasts the finest acetate and …

Facebook launches a 'full-on attack' against YouTube

This change constitutes a "full-on attack against YouTube," according to Wagner.<p>Indeed, it's a big move and in line with Facebook's increasing focus on turning the social network into a video hub.<p>Videos uploaded to Facebook currently get about 4 billion views per day (a number that should be taken …

How To Choose Sunglasses That Suit - A Men's Essential Guide

Accessories usually fall into the optional bin for men, but some reside solidly in essential territory. Sunglasses serve a dual purpose in every …

Famous Nappers: 8 Men Who Napped | The Art of Manliness

A few weeks ago, we covered the myriad of amazing benefits provided by the too-oft maligned nap. If you’re still not convinced of the benefits of …

Meet The 6 New Breeds Coming To The Westminster Dog Show

Here's a quick primer on the six newly recognized dog breeds debuting at this year's Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show. Some are fluffy and one is hairless, but they're all adorable.

40 Sexy Typography Posters to Stimulate Your Creativity

In this time and age when wall designs and table knick-knacks are used to produce Instagram-worthy photos, typography and hand-lettered designs are …

Graphic Design

12 Daring Paint Colors You Need to Try Right Now

Designers' favorite unexpected colors.<p>Sometimes the most soulful, satisfying hues are the ones that are completely unexpected. Here, designers share their favorite bold paint colors.