Arun Iyer

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5 of the Most Useful Apps To Organize and Store Travel Photos

You’ve arrived home from an epic trip and it’s back to the daily grind. If you’re anything like us here at <i>TPG</i>, dealing with the 3,751 photos taken …

Apps

You're not going to believe what I'm about to tell you

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Geek Humor

Top 10 Things to See and Do in Singapore

Singapore is one of the marvels of South East Asia – a true state of art of modern civilization. Visiting this city at least once in your lifetime is …

Asia Travel

You can teach kids a lot by giving them an allowance—if you do it right

This article is reprinted by permission from NerdWallet.<p>Your child wants to know why one friend gets $10 a week, another gets a whopping $50 — but he …

Personal Finance

A list of 25 Principles of Adult Behavior by John Perry Barlow

Silicon Valley visionary John Perry Barlow died last night at the age of 70. When he was 30, the EFF founder (and sometime Grateful Dead lyricist) …

Cory Doctorow

80 Books Every Person Should Read

We invited eight female literary powerhouses, from Michiko Kakutani to Anna Holmes to Roxane Gay, to help us create an updated list of books everyone should read. Each participant made 10 picks. It's a new year, a new Esquire.com. We're looking forward to reading and we hope you are, too.<p>What can …

Literature

Why Most People Will Remain in Mediocrity

Most people will never become truly successful.<p>“It’s lonely at the top. 99% of people are convinced they are incapable of achieving great things, so …

Motivation

How Your Insecurity Is Bought and Sold

In the 1920s, women didn’t smoke. Or if they did, they were severely judged for it. It was taboo. Like graduating from college or getting elected to …

Sigmund Freud
Gratitude

How Fleetwood Mac Makes A Song: A Video Essay Exploring the “Sonic Paintings” on the Classic Album, Rumours

Pretty much everyone with a passing familiarity with Fleetwood Mac knows at least a little something about the personal tumult behind their landmark …

Christine McVie

Part Two: The Best Parent Engagement Resources – 2017

You may or may not know that I have another blog focusing on parent engagement resources. And I have scores of related “Best” lists here.<p>Over the …

Teaching

The Best London Tips From Our Readers

I’ve got a lovely bunch of London hacks, bum-ba-be-bum. Here they are a-quoted all below. Your Hack Your City columnist is on Dayquil today, and just …

Coding is fun: here's how to ignite the developer spark in children

Basic coding fundamentals are no longer optional for high school graduates who want to excel in the modern workforce. Every child won’t grow up to be a developer, but the ability to understand how computers and AI work is important in almost every industry – and becoming more so every year.<p>Luckily, …

5 Henri Cartier-Bresson Photography Composition Lessons

Henri Cartier-Bresson was the master of photography composition.Below are some visual analyses of his pictures.1. Bicycle // Henri Cartier-Bresson …

Street Photography

10 Ingenious Ways to Fit More Books Into Your Tiny Space

(Image credit: Decor Dots)<p>I am winning the battle against clutter. Okay, not winning, but, after 33 years of struggle, I'm definitely putting up a …

Home Ownership

Does Hinduism have anything to say about mind, perception and cognition?

OPEN TO OPINION<p>Keep calm (about Hinduism) and ask Devdutt.<p>VARIETY<p>| Long-form | 15-11-2017<p>Devdutt Pattanaik @devduttmyth<p>Total Shares<p>Hinduism, Buddhism …

Jaipur Sightseeing: Best Tourist Places to Visit in Jaipur

<b>Authored by Anirudh Singh</b><p>Known as “The Pink City”, the Indian city of Jaipur is royalty well personified. Its enormous treasure of history, culture …

Asia Travel

Preserving the unique in us

Photo: iStockphoto<p>Our middle child has been very sad and anxious recently. I didn’t really notice that something was amiss till she broke down and …

Parenting

Learn to Make Boring Night Photos Look Spectacular with This 5-Minute Lightroom Tutorial (VIDEO)

Dramatic photographic opportunities abound once the sun drops below the horizon and a whole realm of colors, lights, and moods begin to appear. If …

Break free from the screen: The best card and board games for your kids

<i>Our A.V. Club Field Guide To Parenting is designed to guide you toward the best kids’ books, shows, movies, and music, just like we do with</i> The A.V. …

No, Your Incognito Browser Isn’t Actually Private. Here's How to Safely Surf the Internet

Because investing in your online privacy has never been more critical.<p>With data breaches like the Equifax hack becoming more common, investing in …

Information Systems

Mind the Gap

May 2004<p>When people care enough about something to do it well, those who do it best tend to be far better than everyone else. There's a huge gap …

The best mirrorless cameras you can buy

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p><i>Fujifilm/Business Insider</i><p>The Insider Pick:<p>If you’re someone who believes the world of digital photography is incredibly advanced versus …

Cameras

Want to Become the Best at What You Do? Read This | Inc.com

It doesn't matter how good your strategy is, if you're not skilled at what you do, that strategy won't take you very far.<p>As Jason Fried and DHH have said: <i>"Many amateur golfers think they need expensive clubs. But it's the swing that matters, not the club. Give Tiger Woods a set of cheap clubs and</i> …

Self-improvement

Successful people from Warren Buffett to Bill Gates spend their free time the same way

One question has fascinated me my entire adult life: What causes some people to become world-class leaders, performers, and change makers, while most others plateau?<p>I've explored the answer to this question by reading thousands of biographies, academic studies, and books across dozens of …

Creativity

How to Criticize with Kindness: Philosopher Daniel Dennett on the Four Steps to Arguing Intelligently

<i>“In disputes upon moral or scientific points,”</i> Arthur Martine counseled in his magnificent 1866 guide to the art of conversation, <i>“let your aim be to come at truth, not to conquer your opponent. So you never shall be at a loss in losing the argument, and gaining a new discovery.”</i> Of course, this …