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Sony’s QX1 Turns Your Smartphone Into A DSLR

Smartphones are great for quick snapshots and man-on-the-street photography, but they’re not exactly ideal for more complex shots, and the lack of …

Here's a Helpful Infographic on the Many Risks of Helicopter Parenting

Below you'll find a nifty infographic produced by the folks at Yellowbrick detailing the consequences of everyone's favorite irritating childrearing …

The End of an Adventure: 18 Months of Travel

It all happened within a matter of seconds.<p><i>Confirm payment.</i><p>Click.<p>After 18 months of travel, we were going home. Not right at that moment, not the …

Winter Gear Guide Page 4

Columbia Millenium Blur Jacket<p>A lot of thinking has gone into Columbia’s top-of-the-line ski jacket. There’s a helmet-compatible hood, a nice little security pocket for your valuables and even a media pocket to safely store your smartphone. Most impressive of all, however, is its space-age …

Skiing

Ignore These 7 Rental Rules

Go ahead and paint the walls.<p>You scroll through a design blog hyping some miraculous, budget-friendly kitchen renovation, and that’s when it hits …

10 Things You Should Never Do During a Job Interview

Though the U.S. economy is alive and kicking again, the job market still feels a bit sluggish. If you've managed to land an interview, …

More than 400 towns and cities in America will be lost to the sea, study finds

Climate changes awareness has come too late for hundreds of towns and cities in the United States, environmental scientists have found<p>For millions of Americans, climate change has already passed the point of no return: no matter what action the world tries to take, their cities will be submerged by …

Americans Are Void of Critical Thinking Skills

Never has there been a time in history requiring that an individual be equipped with critical thinking skills more than now. The biggest problem that …

Articles about 7 victorian renovations blend past and present on Dwell.com - Dwell

A brick and fuchsia tunnel creates a time warp in this semi-detached Victorian in a Melbourne suburb.<p>In this exclusive series for Dwell.com, Linda Taalman of Taalman Koch Architecture tracks the hands-on renovation of her and ...<p>Despite their humble origins, these modern converted barns are …

How generic architecture is stealing London’s character

London’s streetscape is haunted by the ghosts of streets and structures that have accumulated over two millennia. Periodically burnt to the ground, …

What’s Worse Than Helicopter Parenting? Drone Parenting

When becoming a more-present parent makes you a worse one.<p>It was easy enough for my husband, Noah, and I to resist becoming the dreaded helicopter parents who micromanaged schoolwork, waited on our kids’ every whim, or obsessively monitored their electronic lives, when we were both running startup …

Awesome DIY Halloween Ideas on Flipboard

It’s October already and if you haven’t decided on a Halloween costume yet, don’t fret! With Flipboard, you have tons of awesome DIY Halloween ideas at your fingertips. When someone asks where you got your costume, there’s nothing like the satisfaction of saying, “I made it myself.”<p>Here’s the …

GOLDMAN: One clear chart shows that China's massive economic transformation is working

But according to analysts at Goldman Sachs, it's not all bad. In fact, the way China's consuming commodities indicates that the country's enormous economic transition is working, not failing.<p>Some commodities, like iron ore or cement, are necessary for massive industrialisation, and Chinese demand …

Married Couple Didn't Want Divorce, So They Made A Wild Change To Their Loft

After two decades of marriage, John Danskin and his wife Allison Paschke found themselves arguing more and more about the most trivial things. …

America #1? 36 Facts That Prove That The United States Is An 'Exceptional' Nation

<b>Is the United States an “exceptional” nation?</b> Well, the facts show that we are, but not for the reasons that you may think. Now that it is election …

Fashion Don’ts: 5 Men’s Fashion Trends That Women Hate

Source: iStock<p>Fashion is about meshing timeless classics with subdued trends, and making them work for your personal style. It’s the reason we have …

The 30 best hotels in the world

Luxury comes at a price, but when you're staying at one of the best hotels in the world, that price is worth it.<p>We've created the ultimate list of the 30 best hotels in the world.<p>To create this list, we aggregated five notable hotel rankings made by elite travel publications and websites: Travel + …

10 Space-Saving Tips And Storage Tricks You Should Steal From Tiny Homes

According to a survey conducted by Trulia, more than 43 percent of Americans want to live in bigger homes. According to common sense, every single one of them would love to do that without actually <i>paying</i> for a bigger home.<p>Are you in that same wishful-thinking boat?<p>Well then we encourage you to …

Ten Haunting Documentaries That Are Stranger Than Fiction

<i>Mugshot of Albert Fish, 1903 | Image: Public Domain / Wikimedia Commons</i><p>Documentary film is my favorite genre, and the linked list of ten …

‘A Tale of Two Foxes’ Wins Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015

Canada amateur photographer Don Gutoski has been crowned Wildlife Photographer of the Year 2015 for the remarkable photo above, titled “A Tale of Two …

In 1955 He Found This Baby In The Woods – 60 Years Later He Finds Out THIS

by FaithTap Staff 10/6/2015<p>When Dave Hickman was only 14 years old, he did the unimaginable. While out hunting with this grandfather in the woods, he …

12 Designers Reveal the Paint Colors They NEVER Use

It's not that they don't like red (or peach or yellow) – it's just hard to get it right.<p>Interior designers are always game to make their client's desires a reality, but when it comes to color, there are a few shades they'd rather not see — or work with — again. We asked them to spill the beans:<p>1. …

Home Decorating

26 unbelievable aerial photos of Earth

Have you ever wondered what the planet looks like from above? What it would be like to get a bird’s eye view of sprawling cities, stunning landscapes …

European Travel