Derek Boudreau

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Elite Defensemen 101: Part One

I’ll never forget playing against Nick Lidström for the first time and seeing all the little things he did on the ice that go unnoticed. He was so …

Elite Centers 101

<i>Hockey is a complex game that doesn’t always translate well to TV, so we enlisted the help of Logan Couture to break down the most nuanced position</i> …

DIY Sliding Barn Door

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The top 50 apps for creative minds

Our pick of the best tablet and smartphone tools to enable you to make video, music, art and more<p>There’s an ongoing argument in the technology world about whether tablets and smartphones are more focused on consumption than creativity. As time has gone on, though, the number of apps helping us do …

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Artist Walks For Hours In Snowshoes To Create Sublime Snow Drawings

Sonja Hinrichsen is a snow artist. It's not her official title -- she conducts a lot of art interventions in nature, and pursues photography and good ol' fashioned ink drawings. But her snow drawings are nestled rightfully at the top of her artist website, revealing what happens when a professional …

Mir Diamond Mine

The world's second-largest excavated hole.<p>The second-largest manmade hole in the world (surpassed only by the Bingham Copper Mine in Utah) is a …

Retron 5 review: Getting into retro gaming has never been easier

Retro gaming is experiencing a resurgence lately and games or consoles that were once aging pieces of yellowing plastic are now often worth …

The five types of clients you should drop immediately

Over the past 20 years, I've met only five kinds of people whose behaviors lead me to believe I should disqualify them as prospects forever. You may have run across them in your work in sales as well. They are as follows:<p>1. <b>The shopper.</b> You learn that the prospect is considering two well-known …

Racists Are Rampaging Through Israel

Militarism and nationalism have always been part of the Israeli education system—embedded in history books, on maps on the walls, in cartoons of Palestinians on camels—but things seem to have gone further under Netanyahu’s watch.<p><i>Two girls with a sign that reads "Hating Arabs is not racism, it’s</i> …

Two men and their quest to make Bitcoin truly untraceable

For some, Bitcoin doesn't go far enough towards truly unregulated, untraceable currency. Cody Wilson, the man behind the world's first lethal 3D-printed gun, and Amir Taaki, a Bitcoin entrepreneur, are the two crytpo-anarchists leading the effort to build software that hopes to make Bitcoin …

Iggy Pop fronts campaign for Amnesty International

Iggy Pop fronts a new advert for Amnesty International's anti-torture campaign. Hailing Justin Bieber as "the future of rock'n'roll", Amnesty's Belgium office have captioned the rocker's bruised and bloody face with the message, "Torture a man and he will tell you anything."<p>"We can't imagine Iggy …