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6 Features That Should Have Been In Lightroom 6 (But Aren’t)

Lightroom 6 (AKA Lightroom CC) was just announced. I’ve been eagerly waiting for this release, pretty much from the moment Lightroom 5 was announced. …

10 Daily Routines For Honing Your Creativity

If your daily routine doesn’t get your creative juices flowing, consider adapting these habits of famously creative thinkers.<p>Creativity can be as elusive as it is rewarding. Inspiration usually lies just beyond the intellect’s reach, sparking our best work and sneaking away when we need it …

These Tiny Homes Will Convince You to Go Off the Grid

The completely sustainable Ecocapsule offers the ultimate in small space living — anywhere.<p>The tiny home trend is entering new territory, both in terms of style and sustainability, thanks to Ecocapsule, a compact, environmentally-friendly portable house.<p>According to Bored Panda, the Ecocapsule, …

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Parents Of One Perfect Child Under Preschool Age

When we were in the throes of potty-training our first child, we had some friends visit from out of town. They were first-time parents with one sweet …

Parenting

19 parenting 'rules' I broke and the one you shouldn't

Shares 0<p>Just like prison, motherhood changes you. Okay, so maybe that’s a bad comparison since I’ve never actually been to jail, but I’ve seen movies …

Write Secret Messages with Easy-to-Make Invisible Ink

Have mini detectives, secret agents, or superheroes at home? Keep your creative kids entertained for hours with this fun DIY invisible ink recipe that uses ingredients straight from the kitchen!<p>There’s nothing quite as fun as sharing secrets with your BFF using invisible ink. Crafty kids will …

Kids

15 Questions To Ask Your Kids To Help Them Have Good Mindsets

The adage says where your mind goes, energy flows. If you want your child to develop a good mindset, ask them the right questions to encourage …

An American Artist Rediscovered: Yasuo Kuniyoshi

<i>Yasuo Kuniyoshi, Circus Girl Resting, 1925, oil on canvas, Jule Collins Smith Museum of Fine Art, Auburn University; Advancing American Art Collection. © Estate of Yasuo Kuniyoshi/Licensed by VAGA, New York, NY</i><p>The Smithsonian American Art Museum in Washington, D.C. has a sensational survey closing …

Art

A Shutter Sound Comparison Between the Sony a7R II and Original a7R

Sony’s new flagship a7R II is a mirrorless camera designed to rule them all. In addition to packing the world’s first backside-illuminated 42.4MP …

Cameras

Power to your posterior

Your ride is only as good as the seat you sit on. Not just for comfort reasons, but also because the seat needs to adapt to your sitting posture, …

This Will Blow Your Caffeine-loaded Mind!

The Duo Coffee Steeper is a new approach to the traditional French press. With a full immersion and robust extraction steeping process, Duo gives you …

7 Common Mistakes You Make Choosing a Paint Color

Never trust store lighting.<p>Picking the shade that will cover a room can be a daunting task — just where do you begin when staring at wall of dozens of shades? To help you approach the paint aisle with confidence, we asked interior designers to share the biggest missteps they see DIY decoraters make …

How Apple Became the Choice of Creatives Everywhere, 30 Years Ago

These days we take design on computers for granted, but 30 years ago we were still surrounded by low-res screens, clunky interfaces and command …

This Clever Contraption Turns Any Table Into a Standing Desk

The dilemma: Sitting for hours on end is horrible for you, and standing desks are expensive as heck. The answer: The UpStanding Desk, a Kickstarter …

This Mos Def-Marvin Gaye Mashup Album Is Perfect (and Free)

It's kind of hard not to like mashups. They're gimmicky after a while, but it's fun to hear songs you know and love mixed with other songs you know …

DIY Paper Flowers Tutorial

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

Make It Wearable Part 4: Becoming Superhuman

Part four in our doc series investigates the ways in which wearable tech is making our bodies smarter, faster, and stronger.<p>In the third installment of our five part documentary series, <i>Make It Wearable</i> (in support of Intel's Make It Wearable challenge), we highlighted the various, mind-blowing ways …

Free People Says It's Time To Show Off Your Bras Under Your Shirts (Again)

On those days when our snooze button sees a few more hits than usual, we often pull on whatever’seasythere. After all, we're <i>tired</i>, and putting any …

Interview: Rafael Grampá

<b>Advertorial content:</b><p>In the world of comic books, it's nearly impossible for an outsider to rise out of anonymity. However, that's just what Brazilian cartoonist Rafael Grampá did in 2008 when he debuted his original series “Mesmo Delivery” in the United States. Characterized by bold colors, brazen …

Animation

This Is What Smart Watches Should Look Like

The majority of the smart watches we have seen so far are not exactly the best designs when compared to a traditional watch.<p>Most of them feature a …

Smartwatches

EdX expands range of institutions that can offer free online courses

EdX's open online education system has drawn a lot of interest -- enough interest that the non-profit has just loosened up its membership structure to allow for more participants. The revamp lets 12 additional organizations offer free internet-based courses, including schools as well as …

Gloria Vanderbilt's Tips For Bringing Art Into Your Home

At 90-years-old, the style icon is still pursuing her passion. Her advice for following yours: "There should be no one to please but yourself"<p>Gloria Vanderbilt is the definition of a renaissance woman. She's an heiress, actress, author, socialite, designer, and, at 90 years-old, she is still …

Bye Bye Second Screen? The InAIR Lets You Browse The Web And Watch TV All In One Place

Nowadays, many people browse the web at the same time that they’re watching TV — the phenomenon is called the “second screen.” But a new gadget called InAIR from a startup called SeeSpace wants to bring our attention back to just one screen by putting the best of the laptop, the smart phone, and …

6 Ways to Get a Bigger Tax Refund

It’s that time of year again: the W2 and 1099 forms have all been sent out. You're staring at a new collection of tax forms, and it’s peak season for …

How to stream local content from Android to Chromecast

The Chromecast SDK was finally made available to all developers recently, which also removed the restriction that needed the hardware to be whitelisted, and gave developers the opportunity to allow users to cast content to their TV. There are two applications, both of which are available from the …

Apps

How to Make Pan-Fried Vegetable Dumplings

I grew up eating one type of dumpling—the ones my mom made. They were juicy, with the perfect combination of lean and fatty pork, and just the right amount of napa cabbage and shiitake mushrooms. I had no desire to try any other types of dumplings because these were <i>it</i>. Why try to seek perfection …

I Did the World's First Ice Cream Cleanse: Yes, Really

Back during the no-carb diet craze of the early 2000s, I joked that I wanted to try a diet consisting of nothing but carbs and lipids. I would call …

This Arduino-powered business card looks like a Game Boy and runs Tetris (video)

Off-white business cards with Silian Rail lettering are <i>so</i> passé -- these days; it's all about creativity. This Game Boy look-alike, for instance, demonstrates its creator's skills in one fell swoop: It doesn't just display a résumé, it's also a simple gaming handheld that can play <i>Tetris</i>. The device …