Brian Chander

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Replace more than 100 tools with these two gadgets that are each under $20 on Amazon

Are you tired of digging through dozens of tools and all sorts of other clutter in your basement or garage just to find the screwdriver you need? Or …

Woodworking

Feng Shui Guide for Beginners: 10 Essentials for a Healthy Body and Mind

If you think you need some positivity in your life, you might want to start from your house. Since your home is where you spend most of your time in, …

Thousands Of People Swear By These 40 Glorious Products On Amazon Prime

It’s one thing to love a product, but it’s a whole different thing entirely to take time out of your day to write an essay-length review professing …

I tried to upgrade my sleep experience with lucid dreaming—here’s what happened

You know that feeling when you’re in the midst of an amazing dream—like, you and Michael B. Jordan are relaxing on the beach and he tells you…? Wait! …

Physiology

The Best Gaming Laptops 2018

With the complete rollout of 8th-gen Core processors for laptops, including the more powerful Coffee Lake H-series parts, we've seen a lot of new and …

25 Unbelievable Things Found On Earth We Can’t Explain

In the modern age, we’d love to believe we have everything figured out. With science increasing our knowledge every day, it’s an easy thing to buy …

The Chocolate Cake That Changed Everything

<b>Author Notes:</b> From Sweet Laurel Bakery’s cookbook: “This was the cake that changed everything. Our whole company, and point of view, is founded on this cake. Decadent, rich, beautiful, and intensely chocolaty, it flies in the face of people who don’t think you can have your cake and be grain-free, …

Dessert

What Is Cloudflare's 1.1.1.1 DNS and How to Set It Up

On April 1, the internet-services firm Cloudflare announced it was offering a fast DNS resolver that uses the 1.1.1.1 IP address. Here's how to set …

Huami announces Amazfit Stratos $200 multisport GPS smartwatch with onboard music storage

Huami impressed with its low cost Amazfit Bip smartwatch and partnered with key training professionals to launch a high-end GPS sport watch at a …

Smartwatches

The world's top 10 airlines for 2018, according to TripAdvisor

See which airlines were rated among the world's top 10 by TripAdvisor. Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren, special for USA TODAY<p>No. 10: Korean Air. Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren, special to USA TODAY<p>No. 9: Azul Airlines. Azul Brazilian Airlines<p>No. 8: Qatar Airways. Jeremy Dwyer-Lindgren, special for USA TODAY<p>No. 7: …

Top 10

These 22 Disney World Hacks Will Make Your Next Vacation One To Remember

Get ready to become a Walt Disney World expert.<p>"Always ask for a large cup of ice water instead of buying bottled water. They will not say no!"<p>—kevind4ac2ce8fe<p>"Take a CamelBak! Fill it up with ice and a little bit of water before you head to the parks. By the time you’re there, the ice will have …

Gaming laptops for content creation

James Morris explains how a gaming laptop could be the perfect professional content creation portable<p>Professional content creation work takes a lot …

Computer Hardware

Mexico's Top 6 Adults-Only Resorts

Riviera Maya: El Dorado Casitas Royale<p>Whether you're planning a honeymoon or looking to clock some time with your partner without the kids in tow, …

Great Performance Isn't Just About Intelligence or Skills, But Adopting The Right Mindset

In an age of disruption, we need to learn to adapt<p>In <i>Mindset</i>, psychologist Carol Dweck argues, based on decades of research, that how we see ourselves is a major factor in what we can achieve. Whether it is children in school or executives in a boardroom, the mindset people adopt has a significant …

Self-improvement

Why Caring for Yourself Makes All the Difference

<i>If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion</i>—Dalai Lama<p>The 2,500-year-old Buddhist tradition …

Mindfulness

The creator of ‘The Sims’ wants to put your memories into his next game

Game designer Will Wright — developer of games like <i>SimCity</i> and <i>The Sims</i> — will already go down in history as one of the most influential figures in …

If you’re always late, you probably fit one of these four personality types

Either you’re always running late, or you <i>hate</i> lateness with every fibre of your being. There’s no in between.<p>But whichever view on lateness you take, …

Commuting

Stay Calm During a Tough Conversation by Grounding Yourself

Having a tense conversation brings up a lot of negative emotions, leaving you feeling like an active volcano. To prevent an outburst and stay in control of your emotions, physically ground yourself in your environment. One of the best ways to do this is to stand up and walk around, which activates …

Mindfulness

20 reasons to love Phuket, Thailand

Phuket has long been one of Thailand's party towns. But Kerry van der Jagt discovers there is much more to see and do than just the bars and the …

How To (Legally) Download Or Stream Movies For Free

It's easy to find movies to download or stream; even for law-abiding popcorn munchers! If you're flying straight and narrow or want to support and …

TV shows

Top 10 Best Things to Do in Singapore

Singapore is one of the marvels of South East Asia – a true state of art of modern civilization. Visiting this city at least once in your lifetime is …

Chinatown

32 Of The Absolute Best Products On Amazon — Because 5,000+ Reviewers Can't Be Wrong

For better or for worse, Amazon has some of the most brutally honest reviewers on the internet. If there's something to be said about an item, …

15 cities across the world that should be at the top of your travel bucket-list

Every year, we ask our readers to rate the best cities in the world, and the results continue to surprise us. Not only do newcomers sometimes float to the top, but longtime favorites also continue to reappear — a testament to a destination's enduring popularity. This year's group of winners span …

Bucket Lists

22+ Powerful Illustrations By Japanese Artist That Will Make You Think

A picture is worth a thousand words... At least that's exactly how people feel when seeing illustrations by a mysterious Japanese artist Avogado6.<p>The …

The signs you might be an 'empath'

Empathy is the ability most humans have to understand the way someone else is feeling. Unless you are a psychopath, narcissist, or sociopath, you …

Life-changing Trips for Couples

One of the best parts of being in a relationship is having a built-in travel buddy, and one of the best parts of traveling with that built-in buddy …

The Earth moved: how we discovered ripples in space time

A new book charts the decades-long search to measure gravitational waves.<p>Monday 14 September 2015 was no ordinary day. At exactly 09:50:45 Universal …

Physics

The best travel adapters for international jet-setters

Whether you’re traveling outside the United States for business or pleasure, for most destinations, you’re going to need a travel adapter if you want …

Driving a car for more than two hours a day sends your brain into reverse gear

Study of 500,000 people over five-year period offers startling findings.<p>Ever feel like you're effectively stuck in reverse gear while at the wheel? …

A new quantum theory predicts that the future could be influencing the past

Quantum physics has spawned its share of strange ideas and hard-to-grasp concepts - from Einstein’s “spooky action at a distance” to the adventures …

Quantum Physics