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A step-by-step guide to hacking your brain so it can remember anything

<i>This question originally appeared on Quora: What is the most effective way to study a huge amount of information for one test?</i> <i>Answer by Jonathan Davidson, author of The College Success Cheat Sheet.</i><p>Don’t despair. If you do the right things, you’ll be ready to crush any exam.<p>In order to pull this …

Productivity

Searching for Jane Jacobs' Influence

Jane Jacobs is often called one of the most influential urban thinkers of the last century, and in a sense that's true. Ten years after she died and …

Urban Design

What this MVRDV Rendering Says About Architecture and the Media

In the near future a building designed by the world-famous architectural firm MVRDV will be constructed in Amsterdam. An inhabitable mountain cliff, …

Architecture

The Relationship Between Skyscrapers and Great Cities

Tall buildings can add a great deal, but they also have their limits.<p>It’s clear that 2015 was a banner year for skyscrapers: Across the globe in that year alone, 106 tall buildings (above 200 meters, or 656 feet in height) were finished, surpassing 2014’s previous record of 99. The past decade has …

5 Android Productivity Apps to Help You in 2016

New year, new you? The power to supercharge your 2016 is already in your hands! These apps will make you a force to be reckoned with come January, so invest some time to make sure you're ready to hit the ground running.<p><b>SwiftKey</b><p>SwiftKey is a free app which is probably the best third party keyboard …

The 12 best Android apps of 2015

Android app developers had a busy year.<p>There was a new operating system and mobile payments platform, not to mention the latest and greatest handsets …

The first 14 apps you should download on your new Android phone

You can do anything with your new Android phone. So many apps. So many possibilities. But where to begin?<p>Here's a list of 15 apps that should get you started:

Apps

Getting started with your new Android phone

Here's your guide to the right way to set up your new shiny Android phone or tablet.<p>Congrats on your new Android phone or tablet! Whether it's your first or fifth, there are a few tips and tricks that can help get it ready for you. Setting up your device requires a bit more than simply powering it …

Better photo tips: 60 of the most amazing, surprising, incredible bits of photography advice you’ll ever read

Following on from our popular 77 photography techniques, tips and tricks for taking pictures of anything post, we’re bringing you this list of 60 …

Landscape Photography

LG’s New G4 Smartphone Packs a 16MP f/1.8 Camera, Manual Controls, and Blazing Speed

LG put forward a new champion in the battle of smartphone cameras yesterday by officially announcing the new G4. Much of the anticipation centered …

Audiophile

5 Common Mistakes Beginners Make in Photography

So you have had your first DSLR camera for a month or two now and you are very excited about using it. If you are new to photography, there will be a …

Hifiman slashes its flagship RE600S in-ear headphone price from $400 to $200

The Hifiman RE600 is one of the best sounding $400 in-ear headphones on the market, but now with the price drop to $200 it's a steal!<p>When I first heard the Hifiman RE600S in-ear headphone in the summer of 2013 it blew me away. The sound was super clear and the imaging was expansive. I also loved …

6 Tips to Avoid Laziness in Your Photography

Once the first flushes of our photographic journey have worn off, a certain laziness can creep in. This can manifest itself in a slight arrogance …

10 best photography tips for beginners

New to photography? Need some beginner-friendly photo tips to help you get up and running with your camera? We can help.Digital photography can be …

Sony A7 II vs. Sony A6000 - Landscape Use

There’s a fierce running debate about the merits of full frame vs. APS-C or even smaller sensors like Micro 4/3. Full frame has an image quality …

Cameras

Incredible Aerial Photographs Of New York City Taken At An Astounding Height

Pulitzer Prize-winning photographer Vincent Laforet has spent the past 15 year taking daring helicopter rides to capture some of the most incredible aerial images from around the world.<p>But his latest photo mission — to photograph New York City at night from above — was "the scariest of his life," …

New York City

How to Use a Tripod

When dealing with slow shutter speeds, a solid tripod is a must-have tool for eliminating camera shake and capturing sharp photographs. Although …

Landscape Photography

10 hidden features and tricks for the Samsung Galaxy Note 4

Preview URLs sent via SMS using the S Pen by activating <i>Settings > S Pen > Air View.</i><p>Handwriting input recognition for S Planner by enabling <i>Settings > S Pen > Direct Pen Input.</i><p>The Voice Recorder app can remember the locations of up to eight different sounds and voices can be played back from certain …

Samsung Galaxy

How To Use Color Contrast To Make An Image More Interesting

Did you know that you can use color contrast to make your photos more interesting and attention-grabbing? You can achieve it only if you understand …

Landscape Photography

National Geographic Travel

London Transport Network Finally Opening Up To Contactless Mobile Payments

London has had a dedicated contactless payment travelcard, called Oyster, for over a decade — offering a smarter alternative to paper ticketing that can hold a balance and cap daily and weekly travel costs. But change is coming. From September, London’s public transport network will be accepting …

Scenes from an upcoming episode of #talkingwatches. How’d you like episode five with @kissonline drummer Eric Singer? #patekphilippe #patek5970

Scenes from an upcoming episode of #talkingwatches.<p>How’d you like episode five with @kissonline drummer Eric Singer?<p>#patekphilippe #patek5970 (at …

Watches

IWC Portuguese Automatic 18ct Red Gold (worn by EDV)

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Family House in California by McClean Design

The Architecture of the Luxurious San Vicente House in California.<p>The architects of McClean Design completed this house in California for a family …

Architecture

The Cascade Flow

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. …

Burj Al Arab