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The science behind why you should spend money on family holidays instead of toys

Parents have been wasting hundreds of pounds on toys, according to one of Britain’s leading child psychologists, and should be spending their money on holidays instead.<p>“Do you have any idea what an extraordinary proportion of presents we give children aren’t actually wanted or valued?” asks Oliver …

3 Hot Alternatives to Cancun this Winter (and Always)

Looking to escape the cold <i>and</i> crowds with a margarita and swim? The Yucatan has more to offer than Cancun, Playa del Carmen and Tulum. Consider these Quintana Roo substitutes for you next trip south.<p><i>Bacalar, Mexico Photo via @StephBeTravel</i><p><b>1. Bacalar, Yucatan</b><p>Fresh water cenotes (water caves) meet …

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Venice Skate Park<p>from 650.00<p>Frankfurt am Main 25L (Missed Approach)<p>from 1,000.00<p>Krossnes, Strandir<p>from 650.00<p>Tom Bradley Terminal, LAX, Red<p>from 525.00<p>…

This is What Photographers Need to Know About Basic Filter Types And Their Uses

Filters have been around since the beginning of photography. Most of them were used in film and analogue photography because different materials have …

8 Wedding Destinations That Are Positively Swoon-Worthy

Weddings are fun. But, destination weddings, with their built-in vacation status, are even better. As a bride, though, you want to make sure you’re …

10 of the best UK clubs – chosen by the experts

Sub Club, Glasgow<p>Now over 25 years old, Sub Club has been at the centre of dance music in Glasgow for the lifetime of house music in the UK. It is still as fresh and vital as the day it opened – except perhaps for the toilets. It’s a basement space with a low ceiling and a top-notch sound system …

England

Here’s what I learned by trying on almost every single wearable on the market

Yesterday, I tried on 56 wearables. Fifty-six. And, unsurprisingly, most left me wanting more.<p>But, by subjecting myself to a torrent of trackers, Android wrist computers, and even a smart sweatband, I came to a few conclusions that you might find helpful — if you’re buying a wearable, or if you get …

12 of the Most Impressive Tiny Houses You've Ever Seen

These homes may be small, but they have huge appeal.<p>These homes may be small, but they have huge appeal. This piece originally appeared on CountryLiving.com.

Living Rooms

Sharp's night vision camera records color even in total darkness

Say goodbye to the days of monochrome night vision footage, folks. Sharp recently unveiled an infrared security camera that captures color 720p video, even in absolute darkness. The trick is an imaging sensor that uses near-infrared for illumination; unlike virtually every other competitor, this …

Best advice from CEOs: 40 execs' secrets to success

Warren Buffett<p><b>Chairman and CEO—</b><b>Berkshire Hathaway</b><p>Advice for young women: “You do the same thing a male will do. You follow your passions. You find …

Lighting Systems Signs On to Represent Crestron in Northern California and Northern Nevada

Oct 13, 2014<p><b>Bay Area rep firm to drive sales of Crestron Commercial Lighting Solutions</b><p>Crestron today announced that lighting specialists, Lighting …

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30-Second Tech Trick: Get Better iPhone Battery Life

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Batteries

Bike EXIF

Two words to read and then full stop: Ducati Scrambler. A very beautiful breath of fresh air. Love it? Or leave it? Pics from: www.omnimoto.it First …

Habits (Stay High)

Lorde - Team (Autograf Remix)

Lorde

DJ Set At I Love Vinyl Open Air 2014 - Marcel Knopf

Music Production

FADER Mix: Chrome Sparks

Black Sunrise - Burning Man Sunrise 2014

How Crayola Crayons Are Made

There are 120 different colors of Crayola Crayons.<p>23 shades of red, 20 greens, 19 blues, 16 purples, 14 oranges, 11 browns, 8 yellows, 2 grays, 2 coppers, 2 blacks, 1 white, 1 gold and 1 silver. The Crayola factory in Easton, Pennsylvania makes 12 million crayons a day in a variety of the shades we …

Every Other Freckle

Murakami

5 Easy Tricks to Bust Out of a Bad Mood

Bad moods are the worst, aren't they? Especially the ones that you just wake up with and can't shake. Those are the ones I really dislike. But as I've come to learn over the years, you can either make or break your own happiness. And while sometimes it isn't easy, no matter the circumstances, you …

Happiness

48 epic dream hotels to visit before you die

A GOOD HOTEL CAN MAKE or break a trip. The worst hotel in the best place is still going to make retiring after a long day an unfortunate experience. …

Apple Called ‘Very Cold’ After Refusing To Unlock Dead Woman’s iPad

Any technology maker — let alone one the size of Apple — is going to have various moral predicaments to deal with.<p>Recently Apple was accused of showing an “utter lack of understanding and discretion” after refusing to unlock a dead woman’s iPad for her two grieving sons.<p>When Andrea Grant, a …

Coffee vs. Beer: Which Drink Makes You More Creative?

<i>Mikael Cho is the co-founder of ooomf, a network that connects short-term software projects with handpicked developers and designers. Mikael writes about psychology, startups, and product marketing over on the ooomf blog.</i><p>I didn’t know what I was going to write about today.<p>When this happens, …

The Best of the Best Places to Visit in 2014 (Photos)

To help with 2014 vacation planning, the Andrew Harper team has rounded up the best of the best bars, restaurants, spas, adventures, and more from …

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