Shamal Sabri

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Take Control of Your Money With These 10 Free Spreadsheet Templates

While there are a ton of apps to help you automate your finances, some people prefer the old-school spreadsheet method. Spreadsheets are an excellent …

Personal Finance

This 18-400mm Lens Might Be the Only Lens You Ever Need

A while back, I wrote a feature on some crazy camera lenses that were various levels of amazing, though some of them were downright impractical.But …

Cameras

This "Game Of Thrones" Fan's Predictions For Season 8 Are So Relatable And Funny

"Jon Snow: This the only bitch I trust on a throne. Wig always pressed."

TV Series

20 Free Dark Backgrounds for Web, UI and Graphic Design Projects

Everything seems to be about cleanliness, minimalism and excessive use of white space nowadays, but what about dark designs?! Dark websites and …

Graphic Design

Free Eye-Catching Résumé Templates To Help You Stand Out From The Crowd

<b>Competition in the</b> employment market can be tough. Thanks to this list of 17 free résumé templates by Creative Bloq, you can choose from a variety of …

Graphic Design

Say Hello To ‘fontTools’, A Free Library For Font Manipulation From Python

For those of you who might be unaware, there exists a library for the manipulation of font files, written in Python, called ‘fontTools’.<br>Even though …

Typography

A Framework That Will Help You Tell Amazing Stories

There is a class of entertainment that is underrated, in spite of its external success: stories about telling stories. Hit shows like <i>How I Met Your</i> …

7 Movies That Will Inspire You to Visit Canada

Hot Tub Time Machine (2010)<p>It's so darn quaint, it looks like a movie set, but the real town of Fernie in British Columbia's Kootenay region is the …

How to Fix the Biggest Design Mistake People With Small Apartments Make

There’s no denying that designing small apartments can be tricky. When you’re dealing with limited square footage, you do have to scale back your …

35+ Modern & Unique Lighting Ideas for Your Kitchen

(Image credit: Cup of Jo)<p>No matter what size your kitchen may be, you should put stock in the ability that an unexpected (and super stylish) light …

How to Build Your Own LED Softbox for Product Photography and Video

Don't buy, DIY<p>Whether you're taking stills or shooting video, in order to get that "liquid light" effect on a smooth surface you need a diffused …

This Podcast-Based Writing Course Will Get You Working on Your Dream Novel

Tim Clare’s Couch to 80K writing podcast is a delightful, intense, encouraging eight-week journey towards writing a novel. For the best experience, …

Ultimate Guide to Creating Your Film's Unique Genre (for now)

When you are starting out in filmmaking and have an idea for a story, it might be difficult to find a way to express yourself, so it is always a good …

How to Get Paid to Learn How to Become a Better Writer

What if I told you people would <i>pay you</i> to become a better writer?What if I also told you people would pay you higher amounts to <i>keep learning</i> how to …

How to Write a Business Plan for Your Startup

Anyone can have a great idea. But turning an idea into a viable business is a different ballgame.<p>You may think you’re ready to launch a startup …

An AI just beat top lawyers at their own game

The nation's top lawyers recently battled artificial intelligence in a competition to interpret contracts — and they lost.<p>A new study, conducted by …

Artificial Intelligence

Build a great website with no coding skills and host it for life for under $50

If you start a hot new project or get struck with divine inspiration, you may need to get a website up and running fast. Unfortunately, if website building isn’t necessarily your thing, that task can feel like a monstrous headache.<p>However, this smart little Dragify bundle from TNW Deals, including …

Here's the trick to add an AirDrop folder to your Mac's Dock

You can't add AirDrop to the MacOS Dock. Or can you?<p>AirDrop is the fastest and easiest way to shuttle files and photos between iPhones ($999.99 at T-Mobile USA) and Macs. I use it to send screenshots from my iPhone to my Mac. I use it less frequently to send files from my Mac to my iPhone or …

Operating Systems

Veil is private browsing for the ultra-paranoid

If you’re worried about someone finding out what you’re pointing your browser at, there are plenty of options for keeping it secret, with varying levels of difficulty and effectiveness. Veil takes things further than perhaps any other anonymous browsing method by masking the page you’re viewing not …

A Freelancer’s Guide to Creating an Online Portfolio

A Freelancer’s Guide to Creating an Online Portfolio<p>Updated February 21, 2018<p>The gig economy is a fast-growing employment option. According to Intuit …

Study Says: This Is the Best Way to Pay Off Debt

The "best" approach is also kind of irrational. See if it's best for you or if you prefer an alternative strategy.<p>We humans are not always rational. …

Movie Money

Description<p>You have a great idea for a movie. You’ve met your writer and had meeting after meeting about the script. You’ve attended a film festival …

Personal Finance

You can now book incredibly cheap flights with a new app that lets you bid on unsold airline seats

If, like 24 per cent of Britons, you are a chronic procrastinator - we may have found the perfect travel app for you.<p>Air Ticket Arena is a new UK-based start-up which launched on February 1 and gives you the opportunity to bid for last-minute plane tickets.<p>All you need to do is download the app and …

This Is Why Being Rejected Hurts Us So Much, According To Experts

After public speaking, being rejected is universally one of our greatest fears. (It might actually even be the reason why public speaking is so …

The best travel sites to help you plan the perfect trip

Traveling can be a great way to log off, relax, and recuperate from the stress of everyday life.<p>But <i>planning</i> your next travel adventure? That can be a …

Google Flights

First Draft: 10 Screenplay Structures To Flesh Out Your Formless Story

In partnership with <i>Creative Screenwriting</i> and <i>ScreenCraft</i>, “First Draft” is a series on everything to do with screenwriting.Screenplay structure has …

Screenwriting

The Best And Funniest Commercials Of Super Bowl 52

Even if you're not a football fan, you can appreciate a good Super Bowl commercial. Companies pay upwards of $5 million dollars for a 30-second spot, so they try to do something special every year. Luckily, most of these companies have a good sense of humor, so people watching the final football …

Advertising

Top 5 Project Planning Tools For Your Mac

Typically, project planning involves teamwork. But sometimes, the project is managed by one person, and it’s not easy to keep track of everything. If …

“This Is the BEST Way to Sharpen Photos,” Says Photoshop Expert Nathaniel Dodson (VIDEO)

Ask a bunch of photographers about the first thing they look at when opening images in Photoshop or Lightroom, and you’re likely to hear, “check the …

Google Just Launched a New Tool to Help You Find Cheap Flights. Here's How to Use It

It'll help you find good quality flights on a budget.<p>The introduction of “basic economy” fares in the last couple of years has made finding a deal on …