Zack Lin

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6 'Healthy' Snacks a Nutritionist Will Immediately Cut From Your Diet

Many of my clients think they eat pretty healthfully in general. So they’re often surprised when I recommend nixing snacks they believed were smart …

Nutrition

9 food parts you should never throw away

If you're immediately tossing those leftover parts of fresh produce in the trash, you could be missing out on some powerful nutrients—and losing money in the process.

Nutrition

How I Make a Full-Time Income in My Spare Time -- And How You Can, Too

Affiliate marketing is simple, but it's not easy.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As a young man, I learned how to make money online, initially to pay off my mother’s debt. I’ve used these same skills to create a lifestyle that many dream about, flying 96 times just this …

Cannabis Stock Index Grew 236% In 2016

Marijuana's ambiguous legal status appears to have little effect on cannabis investment euphoria.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Putting money into the marijuana industry has become one of the hot topics for stock market investors.<p>The internet abounds with articles and …

An Angular Futuristic House in Georgia

The Decatur, Georgia, residence belonging to two book authors is an angular exercise in creating a dynamic structure.<p>"It has energy and does not feel heavy or is static," says architect Staffan Svenson of Atlanta-based firm Dencity Design. Inside, Svenson divided the house into seven levels and …

Architecture

A Lovely, Low-Maintenance Alternative to Tile Backsplashes

Tile backsplashes, of course, are lovely, but if you don't fancy cleaning all those grout lines, or you're just looking for something a little more …

Home Improvement

Zillow for farmers? New websites size up Iowa farmland values

CLOSE<p>New online websites, one created by a student at Iowa State University, are helping farmers, owners an investors figure out the value of …

Real Estate

Why It's Easier Than Ever To Enter India's Home Market Now

It’s evident that new launches and sales of residential projects took a hit as a result of demonetization in India.<p>The National Capital Region (NCR) was the most affected – demand contracted 29% and supply was down 73%. Launches in the Mumbai Metropolitan Region (MMR) plunged 53% and sales were …

Real Estate

50 Dashing Dining Rooms

Pull up a chair and gather around the table for our very own supper club.<p>Whether you prefer to dine indoors or outdoors, at a table for two, or with a growing family, these homes offer loads of inspiration for breaking bread. We selected an eclectic collection of spaces with materials of all kinds …

Interior Design

31 Free Entrepreneurship Courses Worth Taking in 2017

• 522shares<p>Do you want to launch a business this year? Or may be you need help to grow your business. You can now take excellent entrepreneurship …

Entrepreneurship

Itasca Modern

This modern house was designed for a young couple and their collection of modern furniture. Located in Itasca on a long wooded site that backs up to a small lake. The site while long is in close proximity to its neighbors on either side. One of the primary considerations of the design was to …

Architecture

Why Co-Ops May Be A Thing Of The Past

In New York, the co-op has long epitomized some of the most coveted addresses in the world. Park Avenue, Central Park West and Fifth Avenue are brimming with cooperatives that hark back to a bygone era in Manhattan, where prospective owners had to pass notoriously difficult boards, meet rigorous …

Real Estate

Timekit wants to make it easy to build your own online booking system

Timekit, a Danish startup that offers a developer-friendly online booking platform, has closed $1.7 million in seed funding. The round was led by Connect Ventures, with participation from a group of rather noteworthy angel investors.<p>The latter includes former Spotify CTO Andreas Ehn, Libratone …

Low-Poly Papercraft Sculptures by Oxygami - Technabob

There’s something about art made with rudimentary low-polygon count forms that I find very appealing. I think it’s because it harkens back to early …

Sculpture

4 Keys to Writing Content That Readers Will Love

Writing content that readers will love isn't only about what you write, but how you write it.<p>This story originally appeared on PR Newswire's Small Business PR Toolkit<p>If your content doesn’t provide readers with value, solve a problem, answer a question or entertain, then it doesn’t really serve a …

8 Stunning Coworking Spaces That Make Facebook's Offices Look Downright Boring | Inc.com

There comes a point where the many of the "pros" of working from home transform into cons.<p>The benefit of a quiet space to think gives way to a longing for collaboration. The non-commute eventually equals a never-ending workday with no built-in boundaries. No co-workers to hold you accountable may …

Fair Trade

Harvard's complete photography course is now available for free online [updated]

If your resolution for 2017 is to take better photographs than your current blurry, badly composed effort, you’ll want to check out this free MOOC from Harvard University –the school where Mark Zuckerberg and Bill Gates cut their teeth.<p>ALISON – one of the many repositories of online learning …

Online Education

18 of the hottest under-the-radar startups to watch in 2017

Founders, venture capitalists, and tech employees flock to the Bay Area and New York City to launch and build startups, fund new ideas, and simply just live among their tech-obsessed brethren.<p>But there's a new wave of companies eschewing the Valley/Alley life in favor of building their startups in …

Listen to Rentify founder talk property tech, scaling a startup, and why tech press sucks

Yesterday I caught up with George Spencer, the 29 year-old CEO and founder of London property tech startup Rentify.<p>Prior to Rentify, he worked as a software engineer, in brand marketing, and in strategy, where, in his own words, he “tried in vain to motivate the British public to buy a lot more of …

Pasadena Colonial Revival converted from 19th Century barn asks $2.7M

The cedar-shingled home is fully modernized<p>Few would guess from looking at it today, but this stately Colonial Revival in Pasadena actually started its life as a barn, way back in 1880. According to historic records, the structure was converted into a single-family residence by owner Charles …

Brookfield Residential’s Amazon Alexa Smart Home is available for public tours

Although the dust has officially settled on Amazon Alexa’s big breakout at CES 2017, the voice-activated service’s wide-reaching coverage continues …

Red-hot housing market and equity increases spur Denver’s renovation frenzy

Nearly seven in 10 metro Denver homeowners undertook home improvements in 2014 and 2015, the highest rate out of 25 major U.S. metros, according to a …

Investing in Bonds 101 - An Introduction to Fixed Income Securities

Investing in Bonds 101 - What Bonds Are & How They Work<p>Updated October 13, 2016<p>As you learned in an article called <i>What Is a Bond?</i>, bonds are a type …

Investing

Ikea’s sleek new bike is now available for $500

Perfectly low-key<p>Are bikes made by furniture companies the next big thing? Seeing how there’s a turning tide toward more and safer biking in cities around the world, it certainly would make sense.<p>Yesterday, we learned that minimalist furniture brand Blu Dot has started selling an equally …

Eric Schmidt-backed HouseCanary raises $33 million

The total U.S. housing market is worth $30 trillion, but the data to value individual properties is still imprecise, according to HouseCanary. The real estate startup thinks it has better analysis and counts believers like Eric Schmidt and Kobe Bryant, who are participating in its $33 million …

Settle in the Celebrated Sea Ranch For Under $2.9M

Designed by iconic architect Charles Moore, this oceanfront home enjoys its own promontory in a historic community in Northern California.<p>Stretching 10 miles along the Pacific shoreline in Sonoma County, California, the groundbreaking Sea Ranch community is now 51 years old. The iconic settlement …

Architecture

1924 Spanish-style house in Venice moves into the current century

The arched entry and curved-wall portico of this renovated 1920s house in Venice have an old-world Spanish flavor. But inside, clean lines, black-trimmed windows and recessed lighting update the interiors for modern living. Dual pergolas in the backyard extend the living space outdoors.<p><b>Address:</b> 829 …

Dining Rooms

An Unfussy Brooklyn Townhouse Remodel from Architect Elizabeth Roberts

When a young family—a lawyer and dance professor and their two young sons—purchased a Brooklyn townhouse, the building had been subdivided into four …

Tiny House Villages Are About to Be the Next Big Housing Trend, According to Researchers

Here's what to expect when a tribe of teeny houses moves in next door.<p>Tiny house villages could soon be big—really big.<p>According to researchers at Kansas State University, tiny house villages are environmentally friendly, they promote a sense of community, they encourage healthy lifestyles and …