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Jim Carrey Is Now an Amazing Painter and His Art Documentary Is Going Viral — Watch

Jim Carrey's disappearance from the big screen has left fans wondering what he's been up to. The answer is here, and it's pretty amazing.<p>Jim Carrey …

Jim Carrey

Six Smarter—But Not Quite Guilt-Free—Beach Reads

Beat the dull conspiracy that is the “beach read” with these smarter entries in the sordid, pulpy, guilty-pleasure genre.<p><i>GARAGE is a print and digital universe spanning the worlds of art, fashion, design, and culture. Our launch on is coming soon, but until then, we're publishing original stories,</i> …

25 Documentaries That Will Change Your Life

These documentaries are powerful, shocking, heartbreaking, and intense, and each will expand the horizons of the viewers open to learning more about the world<p>Moviegoers are suckers for a true story, which is why documentary films are so endearing and fascinating. While we often respond to narrative …

The Best Small Town to Visit in All 50 States

The paradox of big-city travel is that you never really get a break. You ditch work in New York, LA, or Chicago to go visit your buddies in New York, …

Take a stand for a better view at work — just expense this suction-cup desk thing on Kickstarter

If you’ve been waiting for an office with a window or a standing desk, you’re going to want to sit down for this one. Oh, you already are. …

Take a Minute to Watch These 5 Fun Camera Hacks Using Stuff You Already Have at Home (VIDEO)

Everyone loves camera hacks, right? And they’re especially cool if they improve your photography by using stuff you already have lying around the …

Free Eric Kim Lightroom Presets 2017

With “Eric Kim Monochrome 1600” preset on Ricoh GR IIDear friends,As a gift, download <b>Eric Kim Lightroom Presets 2017</b> (my newest free collection of …

Street Photography

Your Perfect B&W Print

<i>Even in an age of photo sharing online, the print remains the ultimate expression of a photograph. To make your black-and-white images print with</i> …

Tutorials

The best cheap hotels in London

Sure, the capital has big names in hospitality, but there's also loads of great cheap hotels in London that you needn't trek out to the sticks to …

The Next Big Crime Podcast Is Coming From Inside the Jail

Every weekday morning, sound designer Antwan Williams and audio producer Earlonne Woods head to work just a few miles north of San Francisco. They …

San Francisco

The 4 Most Important Things MythBusters Taught the World

The <i>MythBusters</i> have been testing crazy myths since 2003—but now the show is coming to an end. Instead of despair, let's look back at some of the …

Turn a Windows 8 Tablet Into a Desktop PC

Tablets like the Microsoft Surface try to bridge the gap between tablet and laptop, but if you prefer a larger desktop setup, you can create one with …

Lacie Fuel Wirelessly Stores 1TB of Media

Even if you sprung for the 128GB iPad Air, or the 64GB iPhone 5S, you’re eventually going to run out of storage space. Between pictures, music and …

IPad Air

Easter egg hunt: Seven secrets of the world wide web

<b>There are many hidden secrets tucked away in the media we consume, placed there by mischievous - or perhaps just bored - programmers and developers.</b><p>They're known as "Easter eggs" - and the web has them in abundance.<p>Andy Clarke, who owns Wales-based web design studio Stuff & Nonsense, has his own …

Eggs

New Greyp G-12 Bike Makes Urban Electric Travel A Bunch Better

The innovative and attractive Greyp G-12 bike from Rimac is no ordinary bicycle, electric bike or motorcycle – and depending on how and where you use …

Electric Bikes

Distracted? Giant MyFocus button blocks all your messages

Thanks to e-mail, phone calls, SMS, and the cat industrial complex on YouTube, there are are countless ways to ruin your focus when you're trying to work.<p>According to research from the University of California at Irvine, it takes 23 minutes to get back on track following an interruption. Meanwhile, …

The Omni Group Releases OmniPresence, Its Own Take On Cloud Sync Between Apps

The Omni Groups makes great, robust apps for OS X and iOS. Fans of the Omni apps will be pleased to learn that the company has released OmniPresence, its take on document syncing in the cloud. Instead of iCloud sync or Dropbox, The Omni Group has built its own solution using open standards like …

Apps