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How to Be an Entrepreneur Without Quitting Your Day Job | The Art of Manliness

The popular idea of the entrepreneur is that he’s a renegade risk-taker who goes all in with following his passion so that he can get out of the 9-5 …

Entrepreneurship

12 Great Backyard Farm Ideas

The farm<p>1918 marked <i>Sunset</i>’s first mention of growing a backyard veggie garden (organically in 1971). We’ve come a long way since, discovering that …

60+ Incredible Tiny Houses You'll Hardly Believe Are Real

Be warned: This list might inspire you sell your home and downsize immediately.<p>Tiny homes aren't just about looking cute — they're part of a growing movement that promotes sustainable living. Many designers have figured out innovative ways to make these small homes amazingly well-equipped and, …

This Teeny Tiny House Is Huge On Style

Elyse is a Senior Writer at LittleThings.com. She enjoys tacos, kickboxing, and naming animals. In fact, she named two of her mother’s six cockatiels …

Tiny House Movement

The Incredible Steampunk Tiny House By Maximus Extreme

When a company with the name like “Maximus Extreme” builds a tiny house you know to expect something a bit different. So when they completed this …

Amazing New Beehive Automatically Harvests Honey Without Disturbing Bees

Meet Stuart and Cedar Anderson, bee enthusiasts from Australia who have worked tirelessly to change the way beekeepers collect honey. Since the 1800s …

6 Things To Consider Before Building Your Next Gaming PC

Believe it or not, the act of physically building your first PC is relatively simple. It’s the research beforehand and process of choosing your parts that can be daunting. Will X component be compatible with Y component? Is this case future proof? How large a power supply do I need? What should I …

How to Build Your Net Worth | The Art of Manliness

Do you feel like you’re not getting ahead with your finances? That no matter how hard you work or how much extra money you earn, you’re still in the …

Build A Compact 1080p Gaming PC For $400 (Benchmarks Included)

<b>[UPDATE: This has proven to be a popular build, but what if you want to stretch your budget to $800? Check out this newer mini-ITX, 1440p gaming build!]</b><p>There’s a widespread misconception floating around that says building a decent gaming PC is an expensive endeavor. But what if you could assemble …

Computer Hardware

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This 186-Sq-Ft Tiny House Was Designed With Secrets Hidden In The Floor!

Todd is a LittleThings editor. He grew up in Texas and has lived in New York since 2003. He doesn't own a Boston terrier, but he will one day …

Google Earth Pro Is Now Available For Free

Today Google has announced that Google Earth Pro is now available for free. Google Earth Pro used to cost $399 per year. Google Earth is a geospatial software application that displays a virtual globe, which offers the ability to analyze and capture geographical data. Google Earth was created after …

Google Earth

These Genius Designs Of Tiny Houses Will Inspire You To Live Small

As the spaces gets more cramped and mortgage rates rise high over the moon, the tiny house movement grows that much more popular these days. In case …

Living Rooms

How To Finance A Tiny House

Part of the appeal of tiny house living is being able to avoid spending your whole life paying off a huge mortgage. Many people in the tiny house …

Personal Finance

How I Built a Custom Desk and Wire-Free Workspace for My Photo Editing

For years I’ve struggled with my workspace, I’ve had loads of different ones, from small ones in the corner of the living room in my old apartment to …

13 New Landscape Design Ideas to Steal in 2015

Good garden design can change your life–and remove boundaries between indoors and out to increase living space. We’ve rounded up 13 new ideas to …

How to choose a Tiny House Heater

Ethan Waldman blogger and tiny house builder over at The Tiny House and author of the ebook <i>Tiny House Decisions</i> says he often gets the question on …

Tiny House Movement

Material Matters: A Handy Wood Durability Chart

Our entries on the types of wood used for boardwalks might have you wondering: What types of wood are more durable than others?<p>You may recall that in …

Tiny Houses Are Becoming a Big Deal

Living smaller in a "tiny house" can have large benefits for communities and people of all ages.

Retirement

12 of the Most Impressive Tiny Houses You've Ever Seen

These homes may be small, but they have huge appeal.<p>These homes may be small, but they have huge appeal. This piece originally appeared on CountryLiving.com.

18 Weird and Crazy Facts About Germany

<i>By Barbara Woolsey</i><p><i>Credit: Shutterstock</i><p>Germany has a reputation for being a straight-laced, by-the-books country -- but plenty of weirdness bubbles just below the surface. Honestly, "Sprockets" isn't that far-fetched. As it turns out, there's more than enough weird and wacky going down between the …

The World's Hottest Smartphone Company Just Unveiled A Dirt Cheap Roku Competitor The Size Of A Phone Charger

The Mi Box Mini runs on Android and supports Dolby DTS audio and 1080p output to TVs, which means you'll be able to stream in full HD. It comes with its own Bluetooth remote and is available in a ton of different color options including red, orange, purple, blue, and yellow.<p>It's much smaller than …

Roku

Not Your Mom's Underbed Storage: 10 Creative Ways to Make More Space in Your Bedroom

When I think of underbed storage, I generally think of plastic containers, or, at best, artfully organized baskets. But when you're in need of …

Home Ownership

8 Strategies for Meeting and Connecting with VIPs | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from</i> <i>John Corcoran</i><i>.</i><p><b>Imagine for a second that you’re in an elevator.</b> The doors have just opened and the CEO of your …

Leaf House Version.3: A tiny house for sub-zero temperatures

Version.3 measures 4.9 m (16 ft) long, and comprises an interior floorspace of 9 sq m (97 sq ft). The towable tiny home is part-built using …

Stunning time-lapse video shows Earth from the International Space Station

<b>(European Space Agency)</b><p>Astronaut Alexander Gerst took over 12,000 photos while in orbit<p>Joanna Rothkopf<p>January 12, 2015 8:15pm (UTC)<p>Thanks to astronaut Alexander Gerst and several highly-skilled production workers at the European Space Agency, we can watch a breath-taking video of Earth from the …

Heijmans ONE Prefab Tiny Houses

Heijmans ONE are prefab tiny houses designed for cities like Amsterdam.<p>Heijmans is a Dutch construction company. They partnered with Mood Builders …

Social Media

Conditioning Exercises For Men | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: This week we’re publishing excerpts from FM 21-20, an Army field manual from 1946 that includes the physical training program used by</i> …