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The number one predictor of divorce (and how to fix it)

John Gottman, Ph.D, author of <i>The Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work</i>, is one of the world's foremost marriage therapists. He's spent four decades studying couples at The Gottman Institute in order to determine what <i>really</i> causes a rift between two people — and how to fix it. After all that …

Fun-Da-Mental

Holy Zeigarnik: An Empty UPS Envelope Doubled This Company's Sales

What would you do if you opened a UPS envelope and there was nothing inside?<p>Friends of mine, who asked to remain anonymous, as they don’t want to alert their competitors to the success of their Stealth Campaign, inadvertently answered this question when they accidentally mailed several hundred …

Marketing

16 INSANE Twist Endings That Saved Their Movies

Films are remembered for various reasons. Some people may remember a movie for its acting, its directing, or its cinematography, or perhaps certain …

Top 10 Websites That Allow You To Watch Your Favorite Movies And Series Online

It’s 2017. A lot has changed. However, one thing that remains the same is the love that’s shared between a lot of people and television in general. …

Televisions

Why the 4 Ps of Marketing Might Be Outdated

The 4 Ps of marketing have been used for decades. But for modern B2B companies, they may be an outdated model.<p>The 4 Ps of marketing, also known as the producer-oriented model, have been used by marketers around the world for decades. Created by Jerome McCarthy in 1960, the 4 Ps encourages a focus …

10 Brutally Honest Things Everyone Should Know Before Getting Married

Marriage is a wonderful thing and everyone knows a real marriage needs work, compassion and compromise to be successful. However, with divorce rates …

77 Easy Summer Weeknight Dinner Recipes So You Can Just Chillllllllllllll

During the summer, there are no elaborate dinner recipes allowed.<p><b>Summer gives you permission to stop trying so hard.</b> Resign yourself to drinking all day outside. Read for pleasure. And absolutely do not stress about preparing an elaborate dinner. These 77 relaxed dinner recipes, which require …

Cooking

This Infographic Lists 128 Words You Can Use Instead of “Very”

Our English teachers told us to avoid the word “very” because it’s weak and vague. They were right, and many times, we use “very” as a modifier for a …

Infographics

DIY - Building Paths with the Walkmaker - Quiet Corner

<b>Tools</b><p>Excavation and site preparation tools<br>• QUIKRETE Walkmaker form<br>• wheelbarrow or mixing box,<br>• shovel<br>• level<br>• margin trowel or finishing …

9 free Windows apps that can solve Wi-Fi woes

If you believed the vendors, you'd think Wi-Fi was simple: Turn on your computer or other device, hop on the Internet and you're set to go.<p>But as we …

Best Thrillers on Netflix: Netflix and Thrill with These Choices

Here’s our list of the best thrillers on Netflix that you can watch right now via the streaming service<p>Wanna Netflix and thrill?<p>We know it’s hard to …

Entertainment

12 Things That Are More Harmful Than Cheating

You're probably doing #6 without even realizing it.<p>Cheating is definitely one quick, big way to absolutely annihilate a relationship, but as a recent Ask Reddit thread pointed out, there are plenty of other things that are much more potent when it comes to ruining even the strongest of bonds. Some …

Relationships

This Documentary Is a Mesmerizing Look at the Cars That Define the Hypercar Era

APEX: The Story of the Hypercar goes inside Porsche, McLaren, Ferrari, Bugatti, Pagani, and Koenigsegg to follow the creation of the ultimate class of car: The hypercar.<p>We are genuinely living in a revolutionary automotive time: the hypercar era. First ushered in by the Bugatti Veyron, and fully …

Online Interiors Every Man Needs To Know About

Online furniture stores, from TRNK to The Citizenry, that offer priceless, unique and masculine homewares and interior design must-haves.

Interior Design

Infographic: The Ultimate Car Repair Cheat Sheet

You are pretty sure that your battery needs replacing, but you have no idea how much it will cost and how long it will take to get it done. So, you …

Home Improvement

These secret codes give you access to everything on Netflix

The site usually requires users to either search for an exact title or flick through a few limited genres that the site's technology has guessed they might like. But new websites show that there are codes that can give access to the full list of all of those genres, allowing people to choose from …

You Will Never Think Of Pizza The Same Way After Trying This Dip

Hope your guests are ready for this masterpiece.<p>View this post on Facebook<p>- Pizza Dough<p>- 8 oz Cream Cheese - Softened<p>- 1 Cup Shredded Mozzarella Cheese<p>- 1/2 Cup Grated Parmesan Cheese<p>- 1/2 Cup Whole Milk Ricotta Cheese<p>- 1/4 Cup Fresh Basil - Chopped<p>- 6 Cloves Garlic - Chopped and divided<p>- 1 tsp Red …

Spices

SprayPrinter turns your photos into graffiti you can print on your walls

Graffiti is one of the most vocal forms of art, and in recent times, it’s lost the taboo status it carried when the likes of Blek Le Rat started stencilling rats on the streets of Paris. It’s now appreciated worldwide, and practically become its own genre.<p>Actually creating something interesting, …

Wall Art

The best way to learn math is to learn how to fail productively

Singapore, the land of many math geniuses, may have discovered the secret to learning mathematics (pdf). It employs a teaching method called productive failure (pdf), pioneered by Manu Kapur, head of the Learning Sciences Lab at the National Institute of Education of Singapore.<p>Students who are …

Pedagogy

How to Change Default DNS to Google DNS for Fast Internet

Speed up your internet from changing your computer DNS(Domain Name System). When you connect with the internet, you ISP automatically provides you …

“Victoria”: This exciting German thriller, shot straight through in one take, is much more than a novelty

<b>(Adopt Films)</b><p>Shot in a single 138-minute take, this amazing Berlin night odyssey is a party movie, a love story and a thriller<p>Andrew O'Hehir<p>October 8, 2015 11:00pm (UTC)<p>I was going to tell you about the deliberately assaultive opening shot of Sebastian Schipper’s film “Victoria,” in which we see a …

Love Stories

Home

Vinyl flooring continues to be one of the most popular flooring materials we sell. We say this often, and that’s because it’s remained true for as …

Hands on with Zuli’s smartplug

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>Credit: Zuli<p>I wanted to review the Zuli smartplug, a device that makes a compelling argument for the Internet of Things …

Skreens puts all your content in a single display

People are more connected than ever. Entertainment is anywhere we go – we have game consoles, cable, mobile devices, computers and more, but so far you can pretty much only enjoy one or two at a time. Picture-in-picture is available, but it is quite limited and Skreens wants to take things a step …

Televisions

Beyond IKEA: 10 Other Places to Get Affordable Furniture

It's the worst part of moving and the reason we accept and live with outdated styles: the price tag on new home furnishings. When furniture costs an …

Video: The most realistic Solar System model ever requires 7 miles of open land

Remember that Solar System school project you may have built when you were a kid? Remember how crammed together the planets orbiting the sun were? …

Here's a breakdown of the speech that won the 2015 World Championship of Public Speaking

On August 15, Saudi Arabian security engineer Mohammed Qahtani won the title of Toastmasters International World Champion of Public Speaking. He survived seven rounds of a competition that lasted six months and included 33,000 competitors from around the world.<p>He and nine other finalists competed …

10 Things To Do To Change Your Life Forever

<i>“Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future”</i><br>~ John F. Kennedy<p>The one constant thing in …

Motivation