Brian Washington

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Best of L.A. 2013: Your Key to the City

Best Of L.A. 2013<p>It’s nearly impossible to cover a city this sprawling — 470 square miles of awesomeness, 6,499 miles of streets and 3.7 million …

Vine

What Happens to the Brain When You Meditate

Ever since my dad tried to convince me to meditate when I was about 12, I’ve been fairly skeptical of this practice. It always seemed so vague and …

Building and Storing First Aid Kits

A first aid kit is an important thing to have around in case of an emergency. Your first aid kit should be easily accessible and portable. You aren't …

Zagat

The Best Hangover Foods in Los Angeles

<i>Hitting the clubs (and the bottle) can be fun and all, but the morning after, not so much. Here are 10 of our favorite spots around town that offer</i> …

Area 51 and its purpose declassified: No UFOs, but lots of U-2 spy planes

A newly declassified CIA history from 20 years ago spills the story about Nevada's Area 51 and its secret mission — which was not to study UFOs, but to test the U-2 and other spy planes.<p>The CIA's story about the legendary test site is contained in "The Central Intelligence Agency and Overhead …

Paranormal

16 Social Media Marketing Tips From the Pros

Shares 12K<p>Are you looking for the latest social media marketing tactics?<p>Do you want to know what the social media marketing pros are doing …

31 Black-And-White Movies Every Twentysomething Needs To See

Life lessons brought to you entirely in black and white.

If you want to make money from apps, forget about the app store

Considering the number of free apps that clutter the world’s many app stores and the pittance paid by mobile advertising networks to app developers, it was only natural that app makers would find other ways to make money from creating mobile software. A recent report by VisionMobile, a London-based …

Use this Amazing Technique to Increase Blog Engagement on Google+

When you've published a new blog post, your next step should always be to promote it, and I've broken down many of the techniques I use myself. From …

25 Entrepreneurs To Follow On Twitter

The arduous experience of entrepreneurship often makes founders a fount of business advice. From billionaire Richard Branson to Garrett Camp, co-founder of transport startup Uber, both established and up-and-coming entrepreneurs have tips to share through their Twitter feeds.<p>Branson regularly …

Ryan Gosling, Zac Efron Rumored for Star Wars: Episode VII

Stars eyed for roles in the sequel.<p>Well, if this rumor is true then some fanboy somewhere is sure to have a conniption.<p>Latino-Review says …

Throw Out Your Business Plan and Create a Business Map

The pace of change has accelerated to the point where a business plan is no longer enough to plot the future of your business with any certainty. …

Small Business

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The Best Bloody Marys in L.A.

<i>As the story goes, the first version of the famous bloody mary cocktail was created in the 1920s by barman Fernand Petiot at Harry's Bar in Paris.</i> …

How to Use Google Plus

While Google Plus isn't quite in the same league as Facebook, it's growing fast—in May 2013, Time reported that Google Plus had approximately 190 million active members. Ready to sign up? Learning how to use Google Plus is easy, especially if you already have a Google account.<p><b>Adding Yourself to</b> …

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