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Spice Up Your Photos With These 9 Simple Tricks

Whether you’re just starting out as a photographer or you’ve been doing it for many years, there is always room to learn and grow. What’s more, there …

A Really Neat Trick To Remove Annoying Dust Spots In Photographs Using Lightroom

<i>Screenshot taken from video.</i><p>Most modern interchangeable cameras (both DSLR and Compact System Cameras) have effective dust reduction mechanism built …

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£21,000 turned into £2m: How to invest like George Frideric Handel

Most of the giants of investment we have profiled in this series (such as George Soros, Sir John Templeton and JD Rockefeller) devoted their working lives to the subject. One or two, however, achieved greatness in unrelated areas – and were successful investors in their spare time.<p>One such was …

Hidden in the details

HeritageThe devil, so they say, is in the detail.With that in mind, we trawled the extensive collection of race- and championship-winning Formula 1 …

Debt Is Wonderful—Until It's Crushing

Debt is one of our most powerful human tools, right up there with fire. After all, credit is simply a process in which those who have excess capital …

5 Benefits of Starting a Small Side Business

Are you challenged at work? Do you regret career decisions? Are you happy? If the answer to the questions leads to a negative feeling, it is time to …

Forget flipping houses — these retail investors flip mortgages

It’s 9:30 a.m. on a recent sunny Friday, and 60 people have crammed into an airport hotel conference room in Northern Virginia to hear Kevin Shortle, …

5 Books That Will Inspire You to Never Give Up on Your Dreams

Sometimes, all you need is a reminder of where you're headed.<p>I am an avid reader. I read because there is so much incredible material out there to learn from, but I also read to stay inspired. In the same way movies and YouTube montages and podcasts inspire, books can have a tremendous impact on …

10 Tips for Grabbing an Influencer’s Attention, and Possibly Their Endorsement

For people of "influence," pitches and asks are overflowing. So how do you really get them to hear what you have to say?<p>Everyday, we're bombarded with loads of information, from marketers' emails and LinkedIn messages to Twitter DMs and Snapchats. It's easy to get bogged down by these various …

4 Tricks to Get Your New Year's Resolutions to Actually Stick This Year

Finances are among the top areas of focus for Americans making financial resolutions, according to a new report from Allianz Life. The survey finds that about a third of Americans respondents would make financial stability their top resolution (making it the second most popular category after …

Photo Friday: Camera-Buying Guide

Is buying a camera any less stressful than buying a car? There are a dizzying number of options, buttons and knobs to consider. But unlike an automobile, most cameras look pretty similar from afar.<p>So forget looks: consider how you’ll actually use a camera. Whether you’re only taking photos of the …

21 Top Sport-Fishing Yachts

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The Only Type of Cardio That Gets You Jacked

It actually exists: a cardio workout that lifters will love<p>There is cardio.<p>And then there’s High-Intensity Continuous Training (HICT)—aerobic workouts sent from lifters’ heaven.<p>HICT is essentially a slow aerobic session, so your heart rate will never go above 150 beats per minute. You’ll do one …

Street to Dirt: Analog's Harley-Davidson Street 750

Love it or hate it, the Harley-Davidson Street 750 is gaining traction. But its popularity is highest outside of the US, where consumers aren’t as phased by the idea of a Harley with less cubic inches.<p>A number of builders have already proven that it responds well to customization. Tony Prust of …

Just how tough is a 24 hour race at the Nurburgring?

Chris Harris raced an Aston Martin GT12 at the Nurburgring. It all went great. Until it didn't.<p>The Nurburgring has had one of the most tumultuous years in its history. The Nissan crash at the track that cost a spectator his life created new regulations and speed limits on the nearly century old …

First Round 2015 Q1 LP Letter | Venture Capital Financing | Tech Start Ups

The education of Airbnb’s Brian Chesky

Photograph by Michael Lewis for Fortune Magazine<p>How the home-sharing site’s co-founder hacked leadership and taught himself to be a world-class …

5 Secrets of Self-Made Millionaires

#3: Avoid time wasters.<p>When I finished my five-year study on the habits of 233 self-made millionaires, I made a breakthrough discovery. Nearly every …

A Better Way to Drink Tequila

Put down that shot glass and get the full health benefits of tequila<p>The problem with tequila is that most people are drinking it wrong. They knock it back in a shot glass, and then wonder why they feel so terrible the next day. (Go here to find out <b>The Truth about Tequila and Your Hangover.</b>) But …

Billion-dollar startups everywhere — but no billion-dollar entrepreneurs (yet)

Over the weekend Heidi Roizen wrote a post that was extensively shared across the tech industry: “How to Build a Unicorn From Scratch — and Walk Away with Nothing.” Go read it right now if you haven’t already, it’s well worth your time; I can wait for a moment… will make an espresso in the meantime.<p>…

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By the Numbers: Audi vs. Ferrari, Lamborghini, McLaren – Feature

Audi<br>R8 V-10 Plus<p>Ferrari<br>488GTB<p>Lamborghini<br>Huracán<p>McLaren<br>650S<p><b>Base Price:</b><p>$190,000<p>$250,000<p>$240,000<p>$270,000<p><b>Power:</b><p>610 horsepower<p>661 horsepower<p>602 horsepower<p>641 horsepower<p><b>Torque:</b><p>413 pound-feet<p>561 pound-feet<p>413 pound-feet<p>500 pound-feet<p><b>Curb Weight:</b><p>3550 pounds<p>3400 pounds<p>3500 pounds<p>3050 pounds<p>Prices and curb …

2018 Lamborghini Huracán Superleggera spy shots

Lamborghini has just introduced a rear-wheel-drive Huracán but a new, more hardcore version is just around the corner.<p>We have new spy shots of what's …

Bentley Bentayga Interior and Gadgetry Teased in New Video

While spy photographers have spotted the Bentley Bentayga out and about a couple times now, we still haven’t been able to catch a glimpse of the ultra-lux SUV’s interior until now. The British automaker has just released a short teaser video showing the SUV’s cabin and super advanced technology …

Chris Harris enjoys the song of a Ferrari 212

We often see Chris Harris sliding around in the modern elite of supercars, but he eschews every bit of the cutting edge in his latest clip for the opportunity to get behind the wheel of an absolute classic. Harris drives a 1952 Ferrari 212 Barchetta with a body by Touring, and the Italian hills …

The List: Best of driving schools

Jessi And Patrick Get Schooled At Skip Barber, Team O'Neal, And More In These Episodes Of The List<p>If Jessi and Patrick are going to complete Autoblog's list of 1,001 car things to do before you die, they'll need to put in some time at various driving schools to learn the basics (and beyond). Their …

Nissan Explains Why It Went Front-Wheel Drive For The GT-R LM NISMO: Video

Front-wheel drive. Also known as wrong-wheel drive, at least in performance driving circles. Yes, front-drive cars can be made to go very fast—but …

FYUSE is a clever app that lets you add 3D space to your photos

Fyuse (free) is not the first app to animate stills and make 360 degree photos, but it sure is the slickest and the easiest. Fyuse calls what it does …

2015 Summit Point Spec Miata Post Race Interview with Danny Steyn

BMW M3 E46 INSANE LOUD Tunnel Run!!! Supersprint Race, LightWeight, X-Pipe & Decat