Durgesh Chandra Pathak

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Jaw-Dropping Shots of Earth From Above

From the Amazon to Alberta, here are the best aerial shots from around the globe.<p>NASA / Reuters

Editing Your Life's Stories Can Create Happier Endings

<b>Listen · 8:54</b><p><b>Toggle more options</b><p><b>Download</b>• <b><br>Transcript</b><p>It was a rainy night in October when my nephew Lewis passed the Frankenstein statue standing in front of a toy store. The 2 1/2-year-old boy didn't see the monster at first, and when he turned around, he was only inches from Frankenstein's green …

What Actually Happens to All Your Deleted Files?

We delete files all the time to free up space, or to get rid of pesky evidence, but the whole process is a lot more complicated than it seems from …

How To Self-Publish A Bestseller: Publishing 3.0

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>James Altucher is an investor, programmer, author, and several-times entrepreneur. His latest book, “Choose Yourself!”</i> <i>(foreword by Dick Costolo, CEO of Twitter)</i> came out on June 3. Follow him on Twitter <i>@jaltucher.</i><p>My most recent book, “Choose Yourself!” sold 44,294 copies in its first …

A quadcopter's view of Niagara Falls

A DJI Phantom quadcopter and a GoPro camera capture stunning overhead footage of the world's most famous waterfall.<p>On the border between Ontario, Canada, and New York, the three waterfalls that make up Niagara Falls combined have the highest flow rate of any waterfalls in the world -- more than …

Drones

From beginner to selling my app in the app store in 2 months

I’ve read many posts in the past asking how to get started learning to code, or asking what people should do next after they’ve finished Code Academy. I wanted to give my story thus far to help others get started, because I’m currently on a “progress high” from how exciting it is to make an app.<p><b>“No</b> …

How to Hang Pictures Like a Pro

Interior Design

Quick Astrophotography Primer for First Time Photographers of the Night Sky

If you’ve never attempted to photograph the night sky, be it a constellation or a planet, the idea may seem daunting. You may think that you need a …

How To Make Money Without A Job

Before joining the staff of Forbes in July of 2011, I was happily self-employed for 23 years. For much of this time my husband and I ran two mostly unrelated home-based businesses. He worked in his office in the front of the house, while I was in mine across the hall. Our office doors were usually …

Do you want to be a SUCCESS in Photography?

Fstoppers put together a killer video interviewing some of the best photographers of our time while in Dubai at Gulf Plus. These photographers sit …

Photography

How to Land a Better Job Without Ever Looking For it

Let’s face it: Looking for a job is a huge hassle. It’s stressful (who really enjoys interviewing?), time-consuming (say goodbye to weekends outside) …

6 Designer Tricks to a More Comfortable Home

Designers share their tricks.<p>From being able to kick back with an ottoman to keeping a throw in every room, we asked five decorators to share how they make a house feel more cozy.

Interior Design

34 Best (And 3 WTF) New Android Apps And Live Wallpapers From The Last 2 Weeks (5/7/13 - 5/21/13)

Article Contents<p>1 Featured App<p>1.1 Clueful<p>2 Apps<p>2.1 Hangouts (replaces Talk)<br>• 2.2 Apex Notifier<br>• 2.3 CubeRoot<br>• 2.4 Marvel Unlimited<br>• 2.5 Splay Launcher<br>• 2.6 …

Don't buy a new PC or Mac before you read this

Is the laptop, desktop, or tablet you plan to buy stuck with a last-gen CPU? That may be a reason to wait -- or a way to get a great deal. Here's how to tell.<p><i>Editors' note: This article was originally published June 27, 2013, and was updated August 22, 2013, to reflect that many more systems are</i> …

MacBook Pro

The 10 best treks in the world

These 10 classic treks are for serious walkers. All of them require a sturdy pair of lungs, fit legs and a good amount of preparation. However, if you choose to go on any of these trails then you will be rewarded with experiences that last a lifetime. In no particular order:<p>1. GR20, France<p><i>Image by</i> …

Hiking

How to Feel Like You Rocked the Interview Every Time

After you have a few interviews under your belt, you typically know how to go into one feeling confident. You already know what to wear, what time to …

If You Want To Be Successful, Don't Spend Too Much Time Planning: A Case Study

We said last time a successful entrepreneur is the person who makes an idea happen, even if there are a lot of unexpected problems, and even if it’s not a very good idea in the first place.<p>And then we added that they don’t do it with one roll of the dice. The most successful entrepreneurs we know …

Which ear you hold your cell phone to may reveal brain dominance

Researchers at Henry Ford Hospital in Detroit say that, similar to handedness, most people who hold their cell phones to their left ear are right-hemisphere dominant and vice versa.<p>It has long been understand that right-handed people -- who make up about 90 percent of the population -- have …

Research

Standardizing Student Data: How to Make it Relevant

The initiative has been working on these standards for almost a year now, trying to devise standards so that a student's school-related information …

Employee Brain on Stress Can Quash Creativity And Competitive Edge

Right to the point. “Work stress is a major problem,” David Ballard PsyD, told me recently in an e-mail exchange. He heads up the American Psychological Association’s Psychologically Healthy Workplace Program.<p>Workplace stress is not news. But how companies are handling the issue is worth a gander. …

The Most Successful People Take Small, Smart Steps Toward Their Goals

Lives there anyone anywhere old enough to work who has not had an idea for a new company? Who has not said on at least one occassion, “someone could make a fortune if they’d just…”<p>So how come we have so few entrepreneurs?<p>Study the type of ideas on which highly successful growth companies were …

Top 21 under-the-radar destinations

From Canada’s Yukon wilderness to the mountaintops of India, these unconventional holiday destinations will lead you off the beaten path and onto an adventure all your own.

National Parks