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21 Trend Ideas of Tiny Garden Design

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Landscaping

11 quick and easy ways to cut your home costs

Are you planning on upgrading to a bigger home? Do your kids require money for a school trip? Or are you finally planning on taking that long overdue …

A very cheap home with a lot of space and style

Whether you are a devoted follower of the classic style or prefer designs of a more rustic nature, you can’t deny the appeal of today’s discovery …

Living Rooms

9 brilliant tips for decorating tiny rooms

For many of us, the space available in our homes can present a problem when it comes to designing our ideal environment, but if you do have a smaller …

The top 12 skills tech employers want today

So Bentley University and a startup called Burning Glass, which uses big data to examine workforce trends, set about answering what skills are most in demand. They examined nearly 25 million US job postings to find out.<p>From that, they came up with this list of top 12 skills that thousand of …

Employment
Donald Trump

Donald Trump's children mocked after bizarre Twitter photo unleashes memes

Millennials on the internet can make you or break you - as Donald Trump's children just learnt the hard way.<p>In a campaign targeting millennial and …

Donald Trump

Prefab energy-smart home pops up in just one day

A beautiful home in the heart of Princeton, New Jersey took as little as 24 hours to pop up on site. Local architect Marina Rubina completed the …

Architecture

Big Data And A Shocking Waste Problem

It’s a shocking fact that in the 21st century more than three quarters of a billion people do not have access to enough food to keep themselves healthy, while 30% of the food produced around the world goes to waste.<p>It’s partly a problem of logistics – it’s expensive to keep food fresh and get it to …

Agriculture

The Best Cities in America If You're Looking for a Job

A few cities you might expect--and a few you wouldn't--are home to the most new jobs at the fastest-growing companies in America.<p>Chattanooga, Tennessee, has citywide free internet; Phoenix is only a 90-minute flight from San Francisco; and Chicago has the most profitable startups.<p>Cities outside …

San Francisco

'What if I killed your pet cat?' Watch 12-year-old hunter's furious reaction when Piers Morgan turns the table

A 12-year-old hunter looked horrified when Piers Morgan challenged her violent hobby on Good Morning Britain today.<p>The US pre-teen, called Aryanna …

10 Money Quotes That Can Help You Get Rich

Image source: Pixabay.<p>There are many different ways to learn important things, such as learning things the hard way -- by trying and doing and sometimes succeeding, sometimes failing. Another way is to learn from others. After all, lots of smart people have pursued the same goals as you, such as …

You should read Japan's Brexit note to Britain — it's brutal

The message is addressed to everyone in Britain, not just some government official in Theresa May's Department for Exiting the European Union. Its title is "Japan's Message to the United Kingdom and the European Union."<p><b>RELATED:</b> Japan is not 'far too polite' to tell Theresa May what it thinks of …

United Kingdom

The Cowardice of Donald Trump

He’s built his reputation on straight talk—but when the Republican candidate sits down with the groups he vilifies, he exhibits a striking change.<p>Crusaders against “political correctness” often portray themselves as brave. They deride others for knuckling under to left-wing orthodoxy, for being too …

Mexico City

The 28-Day Planking Challenge You Must Try!

Try the one month challenge. Your strength and endurance will improve. It is a slow progression, but something that shows wonderful results.<p>Start …

Billionaire investor Howard Marks just went after Donald Trump's economic policies

In his latest memo, dubbed "Political Reality," Marks dedicated a section to Trump's statements on America's finances.<p>"It's fair to say that [Hillary Clinton] hasn't been anywhere near as guilty as Trump of defying economic reality on the campaign trail, and that's my subject here," he wrote.<p>Marks …

Donald Trump

Research shows Democrats are better for the economy — so why do voters trust Republicans more?

Contrary to what Republicans would have you believe, “a robust safety net can exist alongside a vibrant economy”<p>While it’s true that presidents don’t have as much influence over the economy as most Americans imagine, Republicans have successfully created the image that they are superior economic …

Middle-class

DevOps Engineers: What They Are and Why Your Small Business Should Hire One

If your small to midsize business (SMB) uses a healthy amount of third-party and proprietary software, then you should probably consider hiring a Development Operations (DevOps) professional. These brainy developers are responsible for a wide range of tasks, including code writing, app creation, …

Why On Earth Is Google Building A New Operating System From Scratch?

Its latest operating system experiment throws out decades of software history in pursuit of smaller-scale devices.<p>Last week, a group of Googlers did something strange: They quietly revealed a new operating system that theoretically competes with Google’s own Android OS.<p>Dubbed Fuchsia, the …

Linux

10 Uncomfortable Deeds That Will Make You Far More Successful

T.S. Eliot was clearly onto something when he asked, "If you aren't in over your head, how do you know how tall you are?" The very act of stepping outside of your comfort zone is critical to your success and well-being.<p>Our brains are wired such that it's difficult to take action until we feel at …

Self-improvement

Trump’s money mystery: Trump is definitely hiding something, but the question is what

Are we going to find deep ties to Russia in those long-awaited tax returns?<p><i>This piece originally appeared on BillMoyers.com.</i><p>First things first, Donald Trump: Release. Your. Tax. Returns.<p>No excuses.<p>Second, if we have to have a cartoon character running for president, I would prefer Bart Simpson. He …

Donald Trump

This is how the Islamic State was founded | VICE News

Republican presidential nominee Donald Trump repeated on Thursday his claim that President Barack Obama founded ISIS, and that Hillary Clinton co-founded the radical Islamist group best known for keeping sex slaves and cutting off its prisoners' heads.<p>"You know they honor President Obama. He is the …

Middle East

From 0 to 1: Raspberry Pi and the Internet of Things | Popular Science Shop

Remember those sci-fi movies about smart homes with remotely controlled lights and sensors? Those flicks aren't so far-fetched anymore, because the future is here, and its name is Raspberry Pi. Understand how to tinker with this microcomputer's physical parts, and master the Python programming …

Bernie Sanders

The Best Castles to See in Germany

How to make your trip to Germany the stuff of legends.<p>What is a vacation to Germany without a peek at its famous castles? Capturing important moments …

European Travel

STATS: This is how Donald Trump beats Hillary Clinton

The closer we get to November, the more it looks as if Donald Trump actually has a shot at beating Hillary Clinton.<p>A CNN/ORC poll just gave Trump a 3-point lead over Clinton, and Nate Silver's "Now-cast" analysis gave Trump the lead for the first time. "Don't think people are really grasping how …

Government

Bad money has 'duped the entire world' and destroyed the middle class

The subject is so slippery - like a bead of mercury on a granite countertop - you become frustrated and… then… maniacal.<p>You begin talking to yourself, because no one else will listen to you. If you are not careful, you may be locked up among the criminally insane.<p>Duped and Distorted<p>We've been …

Economics

The Modern Home Organic Garden – The Easy Way With Aquaponics System

Simple Aquaponics System<p><b>Simple Aquaponics System</b><p>Today there’s a growing craze to try to eat natural food, it is turning out to be a recognized truth …

The Best Way to Learn to Code is to Code: Learn App Architecture by Building Apps

Learning to code can be tough. One of the biggest challenges I faced when I was learning was how to make the jump from learning resources and little …

The Hitchhikers Guide to GitHub: 13 Java Projects You Should Try

<b>We’ve gathered some practical and simply cool Java repositories on GitHub</b><p>There are a lot of repositories on GitHub. Some you’ll want to fork, some …