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Bring your wildest dreams to life with this bundle of Adobe CC courses

Adobe CC makes a career as a creative possible – if you know how to use it, anyway. Luckily, learning these applications is something you can do at …

You Should Really Go to a Sex Resort

"You know in Jamaica there's only sex, sea and sun and I can give you all three," my driver asserted with a wink as I, already soggy from the Jamaican humidity, boarded his bus en route to Hedonism II, one of the world's leading sex resorts. I had arrived.<p><i>Mona Lisa</i> with her breasts exposed is a …

Leonardo Da Vinci

The 9 Best Bangkok Hotels of 2018

<i>We are committed to researching and recommending the best hotels. We may receive commissions from purchases made after visiting links within our</i> …

Bangkok

Bird is the fastest startup ever to reach a $1 billion valuation

Electric scooter startup Bird is the fastest company to reach a valuation of $1 billion.<p>Bird, one of many scooter startups currently sweeping the US, was last valued at $400 million after closing $100 million in series B funding in early March. In late May, Bird was reported to be raising $150 …

Venture Capital

Infographic: 10 essential parts of highly ranked websites

When customers want to find you, are search engines offering your website as a top result?<p>Digital marketers and PR pros must pay keen attention to …

Marketing

2019 Jeep Wrangler Moab order guide reveals plush, spendy trim

At $50,245 out-the-door, Moab trims adds $7,755 to a base Rubicon<p>At the end of last year, members at the JLWrangler Forum first discovered a Moab sticker kit in the Fiat Chrysler parts catalog. A few weeks ago, the same forum found a Moab edition 2018 Wrangler near FCA HQ. The previous JK series …

Mopar

Master Adobe Creative Cloud with this in-depth training

Adobe has given the world a lot of design software with its Creative Cloud collection. While this software is sure to elevate your photos, videos, …

Graphic Design

Susan Piver on Meditation

There’s a lot of talk around the benefits of meditation—we’ve touched on it through posts and podcasts —but recently I watched Susan Piver’s TedX …

Meditation

The 10 best perfumes for men

From timeless classics to classics-in-the-making, our grooming expert Lee Kynaston picks out the 10 best perfumes for men.<p>The one to get fresh with: Dior Eau Sauvage<p>Described by fragrance historian Roja Dove as ‘one of the most important creations of the second half of the last century’ this …

Men's Fashion

Make Slow Cooker Basil Chicken in Coconut Curry Tonight — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Cooking

This 117-night world cruise will visit 56 Unesco World Heritage sites

If you have nothing planned for the first half of 2021, we’ve come across a cruise that will keep you occupied pretty spectacularly for the first 117 days and nights. Regent Seven Sea Cruises has just announced that its 2021 World Cruise will sail from Miami on January 5. It will visit six …

Taj Mahal

Upgrade Your Shower Experience with These Towels — and Save 15% Today

Inspired by the Japanese onsens, these bath towels provide a simple solution to an age-old problem. You typically use a bath towel for an extended …

Cleaning

This App Is Converting Architects Over to Apple

Technology has changed the way many architects work. Portable touchscreen devices, along with the latest software applications, have streamlined the …

IPad Pro

Steve Jobs Asked One Profound Question That Took Apple From Near Bankruptcy To $1 Trillion

It’s easy to forget that Apple’s path to its $1 trillion valuation was nearly derailed when the company was running out of cash. Steve Jobs asked one profound question that got it back on track.<p>In my keynotes about inspirational leadership, I often show a grainy video clip of Steve Jobs holding a …

Steve Jobs

The 5 most exciting new electric cars you can buy in the next 2 years

I have been reporting on electric cars full-time for the past 3 years now. Over 5,200 articles later, I am frustrated by the number of articles I wrote about vehicles you still can’t buy today.<p>But I think that will change in the next 2 years.<p>We now know of dozens of electric vehicle programs coming …

Electric Vehicles

Why Control4 Corp. Stock Popped 20.6% on Friday

The smart-home products leader ended the first half of the year on a high note. Here's what investors need to know.<p>What happened<p>Shares of <b>Control4</b> …

Investing

adidas' UltraBOOST Clima Lands on mi adidas

A blank canvas for sneaker lovers.<p>adidas is welcoming its next model to the mi adidas family. This time around the adidas UltraBOOST Clima makes its …

Shoes

There is now an Airbnb for boats so you can holiday like the A-list

The idea of chartering a boat is, for many, seen as an exclusive pastime of the glamorous and wealthy, a pursuit that largely eludes the majority. A new travel company entitled Borrow a Boat seeks to bring yachting to the masses, where affordability and accessibility are key.<p>The concept works along …

Sailing

How to name your company, according to the go-to gurus of startup branding

Don’t be literal. Think about feelings. Tag lines are useless.<p>To create an effective brand in the startup age, you sometimes have to challenge established rules of corporate marketing.<p>That was the key takeaway from a talk given by Emily Heyward and Jonah Fay-Hurvitz, two strategists at the …

Startups

Hilltop town in Sicily hopes to attract new blood by offering old stone houses for €1

With its terracotta-tiled stone houses perched on a rocky crag overlooking rugged countryside, it might seem like the perfect Italian hill town.<p>But San Piero Patti has been losing inhabitants to ageing and migration for decades and has now decided to offer its empty houses for sale at €1 (90p) each …

Italy

These 17 Kindness Quotes Will Inspire You to Make a Difference

Being kind is in -- thankfully. Get inspired and get out there and spread as much kindness as you can.<p>There's a song that is popular right now about a man who meets a much older man in a bar. They strike up a conversation about everything under the sun and then after a while they go their separate …

Motivation

The One Place You're Not Buying Your Bedding (But Should Be)

A good mattress is half the battle when it comes to getting a blissful night of beauty sleep. What really makes the world of difference for a …

Home Decorating

This electric bike fits in your backpack

This bike is a breeze to carry at only 15 lbs<p>The $999 Smarcircle s1 is a foldable e-bike that's small enough to fit into a backpack. It folds in just five simple steps and is easily transportable, weighing 15.4 lbs.<p><b>Transcript:</b> This bike fits in your backpack. The Smarcircle s1 is a foldable e-bike …

Electric Bikes

One Year of Earning and Burning With the Wells Fargo Propel Amex

Selecting and then using top travel rewards credit cards are two of the most important things you can do to start earning free travel. You don’t need …

Personal Finance

The 7 Biggest Design Trends of 2019, According to the IKEA Catalog

If you’ve taken a peek at the IKEA catalog 2019, you’ve probably gotten an eyeful of the new textiles, couches, lamps, and more coming to an IKEA …

Trends

Chameleons’ Craziest Color Changes Aren’t for Camouflage

Animals<p>Despite what a widespread myth and fake videos suggest, the creatures have an unexpected motivation to show their most brilliant colors.<p>Some people are like chameleons: They can blend into any environment with ease. But are chameleons, themselves, like... chameleons?<p>Yes, and no, scientists …

Zoology

Engineer incorporates code with AI to teach machines how to paint like humans

Pindar Van Arman is an engineer exploring the artistic capabilities of machines. His software, Cloud Painter, which has been 10 years in the making, …

Artificial Intelligence

Inside a Modern Home That Mixes US and Norwegian Design Styles

How an international couple makes a minimalist space their own.<p>It’s easy to understand the recent appeal of minimalism and small-space living. For …

Interior Design

My Absolute Favorite Rugged Pants (That Aren’t Jeans) Are Back in Stock With New Colors

I mention my affinity for the Western Rise AT Slim Rivet pants every opportunity I get. People ask about them, sure, but I also tend to bring up …

Clothing

Naked Labs' 3-D Body Scanner Shows You the Naked Truth

I ate a big breakfast. So if my scans are off, don’t sweat it, I tell myself. And this was immediately following a long, unhealthy weekend (a …

Body Fat