Alexandre KAn

79 Flips | 10 Magazines | 35 Likes | 44 Following | 1 Follower | @alexkkan3 | I used to be a part-time traveler with a full-time job in social media marketing. Today, I am a travel photographer and an online entrepreneur. The goal is to be able to travel as much as I want and whenever I want, but in the meantime make the most of the time I have.

Want More Instagram Followers? Here Are 12 Proven And Successful Organic Strategies

Instagram is the star child of the social media scene at the moment. Its popularity is on a continuous rise, and the implementation of Instagram Stories mid last year has only amplified that fact. This week— they announced the addition of their latest feature, IGTV; adding long-form video to the …

Social Media

The 10 must watch YouTube channels for social entrepreneurs

These are the YouTube channels to watch if you're looking for inspiration, advice or expertise from social entrepreneurs who've already been there …

Entrepreneurship

Learn photography now with 100 free online lessons from School of Visual Arts

There’s a seemingly endless amount of photography tutorials on the internet. But just how many of them feature leading photographers and experts? …

Photography

How to set up your Oculus Go

From the moment you take an Oculus Go out of the box, it invites you to immediately put it on your head and start having fun. And in theory, you …

Instagram will soon let you buy movie tickets and book restaurant tables

Instagram is gearing up to become a major shopping and commerce platform in the near future, with the introduction of support for payments.<p>TechCrunch reports that the company is presently testing a feature to allow some business accounts in the US and the UK to accept payments natively for booking …

Everything Facebook launched at F8 and Why

Day 1 of Facebook’s F8 conference was packed with announcements and updates. Here are 10 big takeaways from Mark Zuckerberg’s keynote on Day 1. You can find full coverage and analysis of F8 here.<p><b>1. FaceDate</b><p>Facebook is launching a dating feature where you can volunteer to make a profile that’s only …

Forget That Product You're Working On. What's Really Going to Sell in the Future Is ... Services.

"Do-it-for-me" is the next evolution of the on-demand economy.<p>5 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Today’s consumers value their time more than ever. With the proliferation of on-demand apps, there is virtually no need to wait in lines or even to leave your house …

Entrepreneurship

Three Workday Productivity Hacks

I always knew I was a pretty organized person — but then came moonlighting for a startup. To be honest, I think we can all push ourselves to be as productive as possible, but sometimes it takes a specific situation to make us fulfill our potential. I found this out quickly, as I have been …

How to Find Your Flow for Better Productivity and More Satisfaction in Less Time

Flow. The "zone." Deep work. It's increasingly elusive but increasingly valuable.<p>Flow. It's that ultra sweet spot in our day when we hit a rhythm and our work hums optimally and we find "the zone" of productivity.<p>That's a familiar feeling. Right?<p>Not so much, according to Cal Newport, author of <i>Deep</i> …

I Ran My Day Like Elon Musk Runs His -- and This Is What Happened

Here's what scheduling each five-minute chunk of my day and skipping breakfast taught me.<p>4 min read<p>What happens when you try to run your day like Elon Musk, but you’re neither a CEO (sorry, Mom) or a billionaire? I decided to find out by breaking up my schedule on Tuesday, April 17, into …

6 Simple Steps to Optimise Your Work Day for Productivity

Guest post by Michelle Kiss No one is perfect. Despite knowing that we should exercise regularly, eat healthily, and check off every item on our …

Finally Starting Your Business This Year? Here's Your Ultimate 12-Point Checklist

You've had the idea for a while. Now is the time to act. This startup guide will get you up and running fast.<p>It's 2018,and you are really doing it. You have long imagined your product on the endcap at Walmart and practiced what you'll say when Mark Cuban grills you about your competitive edge. But …

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How to maximise your annual leave in 2016

Nothing makes us dream of warmth and escape more than the dark days of January and February. Christmas is long gone, the summer seems a vague, distant concept, and rain is once again pounding at the window. A lounger, a lounger, my kingdom for a sun-lounger.<p>This sense of winter gloom is exacerbated …

The 10 Best Free Apps for Travel Junkies

Odds are you use no more than two travel apps to get from point A to point B, and that’s fine — surveys show you’re not alone.<p>But consider for a …

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Use the power of the Internet to unclutter your life

We're on the cusp of the most magical time of year; but beyond tidings of comfort and joy, the holiday season is also appropriately deemed the …

Best Movies to Watch: 100 Must See Movies | The Art of Manliness

For whatever reason (most likely the fact that viewing is easier than reading), films don’t seem to get the same kind of cultural respect as books …

Fathering With Intentionality: The Importance of Creating a Family Culture | The Art of Manliness

Have you ever met one of those families that just seem to have it all together? Maybe you knew such a family growing up and loved hanging out over at …

Fitbug Orb fitness tracker priced at $50, can go up to six months between charges

The Fitbug Orb seems like a veritable shot across Fitbit's bow. This latest fitness wearable is priced at $50 and can go six months between charges, matching the Fitbit Zip's longevity and undercutting its price by $10. You aren't tied to wearing it on your wrist either, as you can place the Orb …

'Google in 1998' easter egg takes you to Google.com as it looked 15 years ago

Google turned 15 years old today. To celebrate its birthday, the company invited a small number of reporters to the Menlo Park garage where it got its start, and it rolled out a handful of new search features. But, as cool as all that is, what's arguably more fun is a simple easter egg worked into …

7 Creative Ideas to Spice Up Your Photography

Human beings are creatures of habit; we seek out patterns, we search for comfort and contentment, we settle into routines. These aren’t necessarily …

Top Portrait Photography Trends for 2013

Portrait photography stands out from other professions because it encompasses many different niche specialties, including families, babies, seniors, …

5 Ways To Step Up Your Editing Game

These days, most photographers spend way more time staring at a computer screen than peering through a viewfinder. Despite this, we sure do spend a …

TableConnect Brings Your Smartphone To a 60" Surface (video)

With TableConnect, your smartphone is controlled by a 60″ surface, making it the first multi-touch table that unlock a new dimension so that you can …

What This Toddler Says About the iPad's Future

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CyanogenMod 10.1.3 arrives with remote find and wipe capabilities

Good news is now at hand for CyanogenMod fans who like a bit of stability in their lives, because the general release builds of CyanogenMod 10.1.3 are now hitting server mirrors. As a nice bonus, support for CM Account is baked into this release (previously available only in the 10.2 nightlies), …

Android Device Manager scores remote locking feature

Google's Android Device Manager has only been locating phones for over a month, but that's not stopping Mountain View from adding new features. <i>Android Police</i> spotted that the online dashboard now allows users to remotely lock their smartphones with a new PIN code, overriding previous screen unlock …

7 apps to help you be more productive today (and everyday): http://f-st.co/8oRoseI The one shown here is Mindnode: The easiest mind-mapping app for bright ideas. If a paper napkin isn't cutting it as the ideal blank slate for your brave new idea, this app can help. MindNode makes it a cinch to lay out your thoughts, a.k.a. nodes, on an expanding canvas that can grow as your brainstorming does.

Not digging Android? Stable Ubuntu Touch OS build launched - Pocket-lint

Canonical has launched Ubuntu Touch OS - a slick mobile version of Ubuntu. The public release follows testing with developers over the summer, in an …