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10 books that’ll help you achieve more success in life

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>If you're looking for that edge, that secret to success, the answers might already be available to you.<p>While you may think these tips …

Gadgets To Cure Your Information Addiction

Remember life before smartphones? Neither do we.<p>News read in tweets. Social lives lived through push notifications. Debates settled by Googling rather than arguing. There’s rarely a moment when we’re truly disconnected, with our smartphone calling its siren song from our pocket or bedside, always …

Scientists Created a Cyborg Stingray Powered by The Heart of a Rat

Uh, it followed me home.<p>Researchers have developed a new kind of synthetic creature, using the heart cells of a rat to make a robotic stingray that …

Finding Work-Life Balance with the Four Burners Theory

One way to think about work-life balance issues is with a concept known as The Four Burners Theory. Here’s how it was first explained to me: Imagine …

Nom is a livestreaming platform for foodies

If you’re like me and often find yourself scouring through YouTube for food videos before, during and after meals, you’ll want to check out Nom. It’s a new livestreaming platform for gourmands, home cooks, professional chefs and anyone interested in the culinary arts to share their kitchen …

Rustic Tiny Homes for a Wintertime Retreat

Not everyone chooses to flock to tropical destinations on their vacation days. When a break from civilization is just what the doctor ordered, the …

How The Andes House’s Ensamble Project Uses Hardboard to Create Workspaces

Hardboard is a wooden fiberboard that is produced by compression at high temperatures, making a smooth and uniform surface. It is known for being …

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The first rally to support Apple's fight with the FBI just happened at the Apple Store in San Francisco

The rally, organized by a group called Fight for the Future, drew a little over 30 people to the Apple Store in downtown San Francisco.<p>The turnout wasn't that big, but Fight for the Future is taking things nationwide as it plans to hold rallies in New York City, Boston, and Minneapolis starting …

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The Video That Stopped Me Dead, No, Startled Me Alive in My Tracks

<i>"The truth shall UPSET you free."</i><p>-- Swami Beyondananda<p>Every now and then something so graphic appears, that keys into an issue so profoundly that no further explanation is needed. Please watch this video now. It's about six and a half minutes long, and it will shock, and hopefully stir you to a new …

The markets are freaking out about a 'dangerous experiment'

<i>To sign up, scroll to the bottom of this page and click "Get updates in your inbox," or click here.</i><p>Negative interest rates, which have been implemented around the world in a bid to catalyze economic growth, are doing more harm than good.<p>They are a "dangerous experiment" for banks, according to …

9 Margaritas to Drink With Your Friends on Valentine's Day

Who needs a date when you have margaritas?<p>Host a friends-only Valentine’s Day party to remember with pitchers full of sweet-tart margaritas. From …

A hedge fund that makes money when markets go crazy has identified the Four Horsemen of the Economic Apocalypse

Investors have fled risky bets, hammering banks' share prices.<p>But not everyone loses money when turmoil hits. Some, like 36 South, are set up to profit from it.<p>The London-based hedge fund's Black Swan strategy gained 234% in the chaos after the collapse of Lehman Brothers in 2008.<p>The fund …

Four-part video tutorial taps Bob Ross lookalike to promote Photoshop Sketch for iOS

Adobe has chosen to use a Bob Ross lookalike for a series of video tutorials on using Adobe Photoshop Sketch with the iPad Pro and Apple Pencil. The company posted the last of the four-part series (below) over the weekend.<p>The late host of the long-running TV show <i>The Joy of Painting</i> was a much-loved …

College Kids Are Now High Frequency Trading From Dorm Rooms

University student Spencer Singleton is among a growing band of amateurs turning to computer-driven automated stock trading—until now the preserve of …

40 Motivational Quotes That Will Inspire You To Make Something Of Your Life

<b>1. “Don’t count every hour in the day. Make every hour in the day count!”— Mark Amend</b><p><b>2. “It always seems impossible until its done.”— Nelson</b> …

9 techniques for tackling an illustration brief

There are a lot of hurdles to avoid when it comes to tackling a new illustration commission. From handling nightmare clients and distractions from …

5 Steps to Getting a Free (or Close to Free) Vacation in 9 Months or Less with Credit Cards

Do you want a free vacation at the end of the year? Of course you do! Follow these five simple steps and within nine months, you'll have earned …

Americans Are “Over” Green Juice (But Not Sriracha)

According to a new survey by Zagat, 35 percent of Americans are "over" the green juice trend. Have no fear, however: They still love Sriracha.<p>Green …

Recipes for Two

Eating in provides a romantic alternative to dining in a restaurant. F&W offers delicious recipes for an intimate dinner for two.

A Graphic Designer Created a Kit to Help You Go Off the Grid

You don't need Wi-Fi to have fun. Really.<p>Imagine yourself spending a day with no Wi-Fi whatsoever.<p>No, this isn't the start of a horror story. In fact, this could actually be the start of a very productive day. Graphic designer Nora Kaszanyi hopes so.<p>Kaszanyi designed a simple activity kit called …

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Airbnb removes New York igloo charging $200 a night

But snow house was 'very well constructed'<p>New York City is an expensive place to stay — even its igloos charge $200 a night. Patrick Horton, an enterprising advertising art director who lives in Brooklyn, took advantage of the heavy snowfall last weekend to build a snow structure, before listing it …

3 Delicious Ways To Drink Dark Rum This Winter

If you’re thinking of rum drinks right now, odds are you’re envisioning something tall and fruity and refreshing — a cocktail to pair with your …

5 need to know tools for all web designers in 2016

Inspired Magazine <br>Inspired Magazine - creativity & inspiration daily2016 is just getting started and it is time to boost up your coding and web …

The 4 top rebranding trends of 2015

Rebranding is the process of taking an established product and giving it a new look and feel as a means of differentiating it from its rivals while …

10 Reasons the Rich use Life Insurance to Create Wealth

Just a few short years ago, I was staunchly opposed to whole life insurance, because that’s what I was taught by national “gurus” 25 years ago. I …

63 Healthyish Super Bowl Snacks

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Supper Bowls for the Super Bowl

Sure, supper bowls are a thing.<p>So, you misspelled Super Bowl and you got here. Whoops! But wait! Don’t go! As long as you’re here, make the most out …

5 Design Ideas From the New Ace Hotel You Could Actually Do at Home

If you've ever been to more than one of the Ace Hotel's nine locations (in cities like New York, New Orleans, London, Seattle, and Panama), you know that—despite claiming "we're not here to reinvent the hotel" on their website—each space feels like a completely new experience, due in large part to …