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Two Lesser Known but Powerful Selection Techniques in Photoshop

Making selections in Photoshop can be an incredibly tedious and time-consuming task, so it helps to know every possible method for a variety of …

Tutorials

4 Easy Ways to Stay in Shape When You Work From Home

The physical inactivity involved in sitting in front of a computer all day will ruin your physique, but these tips can help.<p>As a remote worker I appreciate the many benefits of working from home, with the flexibility to arrange my day however I want being top of mind. In reality, though, often it …

The 15 best video games you can play with your kids

This 18-400mm Lens Might Be the Only Lens You Ever Need

A while back, I wrote a feature on some crazy camera lenses that were various levels of amazing, though some of them were downright impractical.But …

Cameras

9 Morning Hacks For Your Best Day Ever

Want to have the best day ever? The best days start with the best mornings. Here are 9 morning hacks that can transform your average day into an extraordinary one! Jumpstart your day by employing these techniques in the first hour from when you wake: Set the alarm 30 minutes earlier than usual. Do …

Hacking

How to Use the Difference Blend Mode for Pleasing Color Grades

Some blend modes in Photoshop are crucial to most any genre and are probably used daily by the majority of photographers, while others are much more …

Best Exercises to Get Rid of Man Boobs

"Man boobs" can be one of two things: an enlargement of breast tissue due to hormone changes that result in gynecomastia—a condition that occurs most …

Workouts

The Best Sci-Fi On Netflix Streaming

Curious as to the best streaming device for your buck? Look here.<p>Being able to press a button and get a movie instantly sent to your TV is sort of …

Science Fiction

Why this '5-4-3-2-1' mindfulness trick is so effective at beating anxiety

People are saying the results are instant.<p>When anxiety starts to take over, it can feel impossible to gain perspective and get out of the spiral of worries.<p>But next time you feel overwhelmed with anxious thoughts, a simple mindfulness trick may offer some relief.<p>Shared by Boston University clinical …

3 Simple Changes to Getting the Best Sleep of Your Life

These 3 easy changes completely transformed how I sleep.<p>Sleep. Some of us can't get enough of it.<p>After launching my language learning company, Rype, I couldn't get it at all. Now, there are degrees to how one defines an insomniac. While I was not on the serious spectrum, I would only get 2-3 hours …

Neuroscience Says Listening to This Song for 15 Seconds Will Instantly Make You More Creative

Innovation matters. Creativity matters. Finding new solutions to old problems is what businesses -- and careers -- are often built on.<p>Sound therapy is a popular way to relax and reduce stress. But now you can use the power of music to be more creative.<p>Researchers at Radboud University split …

Career Development

9 Post-Workout Foods That Will Help You Build Muscle and Recover Faster

They'll fill you up and boost your gains.<p>If you want to build muscle and reach lofty new fitness goals, downing the right fuel after a workout is nearly as important as exercise itself.<p>“Nailing your post-workout nutrition promotes quicker recovery, reduces muscle soreness, builds muscle, improves …

The Flu Killed a Healthy 21-Year-Old Man. Here's How That Can Happen

Most people view influenza as a routine, if unpleasant, possibility each winter. But the case of a 21-year-old man in Pennsylvania is a poignant …

The Best Black Friday 2017 Video Game Deals

<i>Welcome to IGN's Daily Deals, your source for the best deals on the stuff you actually want to buy. If you buy something through this post, IGN may</i> …

Final Fantasy

How to get the best armor, clothes, and outfits in 'Zelda: Breath of the Wild'

So where can you get the best armor in "Breath of the Wild"? That's a complicated question, as different high-end armor sets provide different bonuses. In practice, you're going to switch to different outfits based on different situations instead of relying on one set for everything.<p>Here are a few …

Breath of the Wild

Zelda: Breath of the Wild tips: How to kill Guardians, climb in the rain, and more

The new Zelda game is incredible, and it is also complicated. Breath of the Wild has interlocking systems that enable you to do some incredible things, but you may find yourself overwhelmed when you start. And I’m here to help.<p>Before we get into it, a piece of advice: Don’t sell the loot you …

Working with Models: A Beginner’s Guide

Running a shoot from start to finish can be pretty demanding—working with creative staff, managing your camera, adjusting settings, directing, and …

Isolation Is Killing You

There are a lot of perks to going it alone sometimes, but true isolation is becoming a deadly epidemic in the U.S., especially for middle-aged men. …

Loneliness

The one recipe you need to conquer the delightfully challenging new 'Legend of Zelda' game

The massive open-world of "The Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild" is dangerous as heck.<p>If the Moblins don't get you, the elements probably will. In fact, just <i>existing</i> in the parts of Hyrule, "Breath of the Wild's" massive environment, will kill you.<p>There are, of course, a few things you can do to …

Violent video games like Grand Theft Auto do not make players more aggressive, major new study finds

Playing violent first-person video games such as Call of Duty does not make people more prone to violence themselves, a major new study has found.<p>Scientists using brain scans and psychological questionnaires discovered that the levels of aggression and capacity for empathy in people who never play …

'Zelda: Breath of the Wild' weapon repair: How to restore items or get unbreakable weapons

Nothing lasts forever, not even items in <i>Legend of Zelda: Breath of the Wild</i>. Weapons and shields break down over time in the new Nintendo game, and …

3 Lessons From Albert Einstein on How to Become a Better Student of the World

These pieces of wisdom are applicable to just about any individual or business--forever.<p>There's no doubt that Albert Einstein was a pretty smart cookie -- he changed the world forever with his theory of relativity. But Einstein didn't just figure things out for his own benefit. He was a teacher who …

10 Easy Tricks to Help You Stop Procrastinating And Get Back to Work

Laziness begets laziness.<p>Why go to the gym tonight? After all, you haven’t gone in a week. Why take out the garbage when your whole apartment is a …

18 High-Protein Wraps That Make for a Quick and Easy Lunch

You’re always on a mission to have the best #NotSadDeskLunch in the office. Creative sandwich recipes kept you going for a while, and you even invested in a stylish lunch box to help encourage the habit. But when your favorite salad wrap leaves you hungry at 3pm, it’s time to beef up the protein …

Recipes

These 5 Foods and Substances Can Cause Anxiety and Insomnia

Do you suffer from panic attacks or have trouble sleeping? If so, you may have tried stress reduction techniques or even medications, but has anyone …

Virtual Reality News

MORE HEADLINES<p>Aug 11, 2018<p>Steam is chocked full of free games that support HTC Vive, but it may be difficult with all that...<p>Aug 10, 2018<p>There are …

Work Smarter With Lightroom Using Pretty Presets

Adobe Lightroom has become a standard among a lot of photographers for organizing and processing their photos. One of the neat features of Lightroom …

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