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Turn any television in your house into a huge touchscreen with this $130 gadget

The way we interact with screens has changed drastically over the past few decades. We rarely go more than a day without touching the display of a …

51 free online resources for starting a business

Being an entrepreneur means sticking your neck — and wallet — on the line for a product you believe in.<p>It won't be cheap.<p>There will be plenty of costs, some you've never expected.<p>Thankfully, there are free tools to start a business available online.<p>We've compiled this list of free tools to start a …

MeegoPad T04 Windows Mini PC Unveiled For $136

MeegoPad has unveiled a new addition to their range of Windows mini PCs this week with the launch of the MeegoPad T04 that is now available to …

25 Greatest Internet DJ Mixes of All Time

There's no substitute for experiencing a skilled DJ in a killer space, mixing live. Still, there are still only so many nights you can spend dancing …

Music

Salesforce's most successful salesman made tons of money by following this secret playbook

It wasn't until a guy named David Rudnitsky was hired as a sales executive in 2002 that it really saw its enterprise sales grow.<p>In fact, Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff was so impressed by Rudnitsky's sales tactics that he dedicated a whole section about it in his own book, "Behind the Cloud."<p>Rudnitsky …

I took Harvard Business School's new pre-MBA course online — and it is definitely worth the 150 hours and $1,500

As a "pre-MBA" course, Harvard's HBX CORe (Credential of Readiness) covered the basics of statistics, economics, and accounting using the case study method.<p>With so many free online courses covering the same topics from schools like Wharton and Stanford, the $1,500 price can seem unnecessarily …

'Famous Nathan' has inside story on family's hot dog empire

A Coney Island, N.Y., institution since 1916, Nathan's Famous reflects a century's worth of evolution in American culture. Glimpses of the hot dog purveyor's storied past seen on television shows such as "Unwrapped" and "American Eats" never cease to fascinate even after years of reruns. But the …

The 25 best cities for foodies around the world

One of the best parts about traveling is getting to indulge in regional delicacies from around the world.<p>We combed through a recent Quora thread on the best cities for foodies and pulled out the top food cities where you'll find everything from high-end Michelin-starred restaurants to scrumptious …

15 qualities that will impress your boss

Get a head start by making sure you are radiating these attributes in the workplace.<p>It's common to have waves of productivity or days, weeks, and years where we give more of ourselves, but consistency is key. Aim for even output so you don't burn out, and keep your temper directed but …

12 TED talks that will change the way you think about your career

But some of the most valuable advice is the stuff doesn't get repeated ad nauseam, which is why TED put together a playlist showcasing the best unconventional — and counterintuitive — career wisdom ever discussed on their stages.<p>We watched them all. Here's what we learned.

J. Crew is trying to hide its biggest flop of the year

J. Crew is in trouble.<p>The brand is plotting to get core customers back in stores amid plummeting sales.<p>In an earnings call, CEO Mickey Drexler blamed the company's downfall on a single sweater, called Tilly, Bloomberg reported.<p>There were many things wrong with the sweater, from its allegedly poor …

5 Plants That Help Keep Mosquitoes Away

We'll take a lovely lavender bush over an ugly bug zapper any day.<p>We'll take a lovely lavender bush over an ugly bug zapper any day.

Mosquitoes

How One Family Saved $4,800 on Food in a Year

By Gerri Detweiler, Credit.com<p>What would you do with an extra $50 to $250 a month? Pay off credit card debt? Build an emergency savings fund? Take a much-needed vacation? There's a good chance you are throwing away that much money month after month, and if you stop, you'll be able to put it to …

LG Minibeam Nano: a tiny, affordable projector for your smartphone

A new wave of projectors has been hitting the market, targeting mobile users who want to take their large-scale media entertainment wherever they go. The most popular around here is probably the ZTE Spro 2 (read our review for all the details), but competing manufacturers like Lenovo and ASUS are …

Eating chocolate gets another thumbs-up for heart attack, stroke prevention

More good news for chocoholics: New research has found that devoted consumers of chocolate -- including some who consume the equivalent of about two standard candy bars a day -- are 11% less likely than those who eat little to no chocolate to have heart attacks and strokes, and 25% less likely to …

Inside Thailand's counterfeit culture | CNN Travel

A Handy Google Drive App for Converting Audio Files

May 13, 2015 <i><br>Audio Converter</i> is a good Chrome app to use on your Google Drive to convert audio files from one format to another. No software download …

47 Porches and Patios We'd Love to Relax On

Grab a drink and a book and make your outdoor space your favorite escape with these decorating ideas.<p>Grab a drink and a book and make your outdoor space your favorite escape with these design ideas.

Landscaping

Outdoor Pallet Projects For DIY Furniture | DIY Projects

These outdoor pallet projects will sharpen your woodworking skills, while producing backyard accents the family will enjoy! Find one to start on …

Smart home buying guide

Smart home automation puts remote control of your comfort, convenience, and safety at your fingertips, no matter where you are.<p>Good news: you can now …

14 Genius Storage Ideas for Your Kid's Room

Not-so-average ways to make your life a lot easier.<p>Yes, it is possible to have kids <i>and</i> a clean house — and these clever DIYs are proof. Give your existing walls and furniture an update to help them work harder and keep clutter at bay. Plus get more designer-approved ideas for kids rooms!

Storage Ideas

Distractify

Going from having no kids to all of a sudden being responsible for a human life is a huge transition. After the first few initial months of worrying …

Double Your Sales Force for Free | Inc.com

What if I could teach you an easy way to double your sales, or more specifically, double the rate at which you turn potential customers into paying customers? Oh, and you can do that at no extra cost. Interested?<p>Of course you are. The easy solution here is that you need to stop wasting time talking …

Shelves That Slide To Make Storage Fast And Easy

Sliding shelves are very practical, especially in the kitchen. They’re easy to use and they make storage easy compared to the classic cabinet with …

American cash is flooding into European stocks

Investors can't get to Europe fast enough.<p>American cash is pouring into European stocks. Last week alone, U.S.-based funds sent a record amount --$3.9 billion -- into Europe equities. That's according to EPFR Global, a research firm that tracks fund flow data.<p>"The trend is definitely accelerating," …

Roundup: Spring Organization Ideas for the Garage and Basement That ADD Space

It's springtime, and that means it's time to sweep out and organize the garage and basement. The sweeping part is easy. The organizing part? That can …

10 Kitchen Cabinet & Drawer Organizers You Can Build Yourself

These 10 simple organization tips show how to turn empty space in kitchen cabinets and drawers into useful storage for supplies and utensils.<p>Keep …

Woodworking

Build Organized Lower Cabinet Rollouts for Increased Kitchen Storage

Add convenient kitchen storage with these simple rollout bins<p>Lower cabinets offer the biggest storage spaces in most kitchens. But according to …