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15 Best Men’s Sneakers Under $100

Saucony Originals Jazz Low Pro<p>Sometimes a solid low-cut sneaker is just what you need to enhance flexibility and breathability wherever you may roam. …

12 Books That Will Lift You Up When You Are Down

Sometimes you need a pick-me-up.<p>Sometimes, you need a pick-me-up. You're feeling blue, down in the dumps, maybe even dealing with a lump in your throat. Whichever idiom fits your situation, you're just not feeling like your best self.<p>To abate the waves of sadness, or palpitations of dread, we've …

Books

Morocco's Best-Kept Secret Is This All-Blue Village

Tucked high in Morocco’s Rif Mountains, the all-blue town of Chefchaouen is a calming respite from the overwhelming frenzy of Marrakech and Fez. Photographer and writer Lucy Laucht takes us on a tour of Morocco's hidden gem.

Morocco

The Most Extreme Things Actors Have Done to Prepare for Roles

There seems to be a strong correlation between degree of transformation and number of Oscars.<p>Probably because there seems to be a strong inverse relationship between degree of transformation and number of Oscars, Extreme Role Preparation has become something of a sport amongst actors. Who can …

How to Negotiate Nicely Without Being a Pushover

We all want it both ways: to get what we want from a tough negotiation and to walk away with our relationship intact. The good news is that kind of outcome is possible. But how exactly do you drive a hard bargain while also employing soft skills? How do you advocate for what you want without …

8 super-successful people share their best advice on how to quit a job

But there <i>are</i> smart — and reckless — ways to go about it.<p>LinkedIn recently asked the top minds in business to share their best advice for quitting a job.<p>Here's what Richard Branson, Suze Orman, and six other super-successful people had to say.

Self-improvement

9 Tech Investments Entrepreneurs Should Consider in 2015

There are so many new apps or pieces of software designed to make your business life easier – and more new technologies come out every year. It’s easy to get distracted and invest in a shiny widget or exciting new software when what you really need is an answer to a problem.<p>With that thought, I …

Entrepreneurship

What Types of Companies are Using SMS?

Most of us know SMS as a simple communication tool to quickly send messages, but as we’ve covered in the past few weeks, SMS is more than just an easy way to chat. Many businesses rely on SMS to operate creatively and effectively in application-to-person (A2P) SMS, where an app delivers messages to …

14 habits of exceptionally likable people

One thing that will never change in business is the advantage charisma offers. The ability to form lasting relationships built on genuine empathy will always beat out a cold-blooded Machiavellian approach in the long run<p>The writer Napoleon Hill recognized this as a young business journalist and …

Self-improvement

20 Most Overlooked Movies of 2014

WATCH THIS!<p>From The Immigrant, boasting an Oscar-worthy turn by Marion Cotillard, to a post-apocalyptic take on class warfare in Snowpiercer, all the …

The strange case of the man with two hearts

When a man was fitted with a new heart, his mind changed in unusual ways. Why? The answer reveals a surprising truth about all our bodies, says David Robson.<p>Every second or so, Carlos would feel a small “bump” hitting his tummy. It was the beating of his “second heart”.<p>The small mechanical pump was …

Psychology

Why I Went Mirrorless and Switched from Canon to Fuji: A Detailed Exploration

<b>Warning</b>: This will be a longer and more in-depth post. But in the age of paid-for reviews, I felt frustrated by the lack of perspective on the “what …

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Porcelain Busts Imprinted with Chinese Decorative Designs by Ah Xian | Colossal

<p>Chinese artist Ah Xian lives and works in Sydney where for nearly two decades he has explored aspects of the human form using ancient Chinese craft …

Oil Paintings by Artist Josep Moncada

Sensual and seductive paintings with oil on canvas by Josep Moncada.<p>The artist was born in Mahon, the capital city of the Balearic Island Menorca in …

What Nobody Tells You About Your Favorite Tourist Attractions

We've all felt the blow of a travel letdown and ridden the high when a place far exceeds our expectations.<p>Before your next visit to a major tourist attraction, brace yourself -- for better or for worse -- by learning what you're <i>really</i> in for.<p><b>The Great Wall of China is STEEP.</b><p>One trekker recalls …

Steve Jobs – Itinerary for Apple's 2011 Top 100 Meeting

From: Steve Jobs<br>Date: October 24, 2010 6:12:41 PM PDT<br>To: ET<br>Subject: Top 100 - A<p>Here's my current cut. Steve<p>1. 2011 Strategy - SJ<br>- who are we?<br>- …

How To Play Craps Like A Pro

Craps can seem intimidating but it really isn't that hard to play. In fact, you only need to understand a few bets to get great odds and play like a pro.<p>The most important bet to understand is the "pass line" bet. This bet is made by putting your chips on the pass line before the "come out roll". …

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Enhance Texture and Detail with Intelligent High Pass Sharpening

7 Cool Night Photography Tutorials For 7 Different Situations

Heading indoors after the sun sets deprives you of some wonderful photographic opportunities. From shooting the starry sky and the milky way to …

Interiors: New trends for a new year - in pictures

From modern bohemia through graphic patterns to hotel chic at home, six design experts reveal what we'll be filling our houses with in 2014.

Beauty Lighting Comparison Tests: Broncolor Parabolic vs Beauty Dish vs Octabox by Karl Taylor

In this video ( "go to minute five" ) Karl Taylor tests and compares some of his favourite lighting modifiers for fashion and beauty photography.<p>Via …

Russian angel investment grew 4x in 2013

Russia’s National Association of Business Angels (NABA), Atom Partners, a Moscow-based investment consultancy and high-tech investor, and RVC, the state-owned fund of funds dedicated to innovation, have presented the results of their 2013 business angel investing study.<p>Tapping into a wide variety …

Core77 2013 Year in Review: Digital Fabrication, Part 1 - New Machines for Consumers

<b>Core77 2013 Year in Review</b>: Top Ten Posts · Furniture, Pt. 1 · Furniture, Pt. 2<i><br>Digital Fabrication, Pt. 1</i> · Digital Fabrication, Pt. 2 · Digital …

Creative Watermarking - How to Integrate Your Signature into Your Photos

Watermarking is a topic that many photographers are quite passionate about. It seems to be a viable way of protecting your images from online theft, …

Voxan Electric Motorcycle Delivers 200 HP and 200 Nm Instant Torque

<b>Voxan Electric Motorcycle</b> is a radically look motorbike that draws its inspiration from the future to exist in the present. It’s a powerful all …

Introducing Responsive Web Typography With FlowType.JS

7 min read<p>Share on Twitter or LinkedIn<p>Smashing Newsletter<p>Upgrade your inbox and get our editors’ picks twice a month.<p>With useful tips for web devs. …

What Happens When You Add a Silly Putty Ingredient to Sand? You Get "Kinetic Sand"

Denmark may have the lockdown on Lego, but a neighboring country is also producing something children can use to build things: Sand. No ordinary …

Sites of the Week: Human, Surf House Barcelona, What.U.R and more

One of the web trends I like the most is big images, specially when those images are awesome. This is what you can find here today, nice websites …