Amy Sloane

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How to Repair Your Credit

We all know that good credit is important, but most people struggle from time to time with too much debt, loss of income, or other financial …

How to Make Your Computer Run Faster

Is your computer slowing down, whizzing and whirring as it tries to keep up with you? Before you spend hundreds or even thousands on a new computer, …

How to Make a Mushroom Spore Print

1<p><b>Pick out a mature mushroom that you want to make a print of.</b> The mushroom must be mature to ensure that it has enough spores to print. A freshly …

How to Become a Hacker

In computer security, a hacker is someone who focuses on security mechanisms of computer and network systems. There are communities and shared …

How to Make Easy Money

Are you looking to make money with little to no work, and as quick as possible? Have no fear - doing so is easy! Look into selling products or …

How to Make a Concrete Stool

Add an industrial element to any room or create your own work stool mixing a bucket of concrete and adding wooden poles. You can create this stool in …

Concrete

How to Qualify for a Mortgage with Bad Credit

Your credit history is one of the most important details lenders consider when approving you for a mortgage. Bad credit or a low credit score will …

Chromecast Is Google’s Miracle Device

Author: Mat Honan. Mat Honan Gear<p>Date of Publication: 07.24.13.<p>Time of Publication: 2:23 pm. 2:23 pm<p>At an event where everyone was expecting a new …

A Solar-Powered Tent for the Power-Hungry Outdoor Nerd

We go camping to get away from it all. Well, <i>most</i> of it – just because you're in the bosom of the great outdoors doesn't mean you need to leave …

Sunday Sweets Is Coming Up Roses

Sometimes with Sweets I get so caught up with arranging fun themes that I neglect to show off more traditional stuff - cakes that are "just" …

This Crazy Rig of 60 DSLRs Can Turn You Into a 3D Selfie Sculpture

Got a few dozen spare DSLRs and fistful of startup capital? Then you, too, could get into the emerging field of 3D selfies, as pioneered by Texas …

The 25 Best Nerd Road Trips

Twenty-five curious, mysterious, or otherwise beguiling destinations to satisfy your inner science-history geek<p>In the past 16 months, writers Geoff Manaugh and Nicola Twilley have toured 150 of the built, natural, and virtual landscapes of the United States, collecting images and interviews. They …

4 Smart Textiles You've Yet To See

Self-repairing fabric, leather grown from microbes, and more<p>You've probably seen water-repellant textiles where droplets of water miraculously bubble upon contact with the fabric. You may even own a pair of moisture-wicking workout pants. Smart fabrics have slowly made their way into the consumer …

A Natural Way to Remove Odors and Humidity

The 1930's apartment I live in could be best described as "drafty", with a noticeable amount of warm and cool air (including the dust it brings in) …

Sundar Pichai on the Difference Between Chromecast and Google TV (Interview)

Sundar Pichai<p>Google has two operating systems: Chrome and Android. And now it has two living-room devices: Chromecast and Google TV.<p>There’s a good …

Google TV

Cannes 2013: Lesbian drama Blue is the Warmest Color wins Palme d’Or. (VIDEO)

When Steven Spielberg was announced as the head of the Palme d’Or jury at the Cannes Film Festival earlier this year, some wondered whether the …