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DIY - Easy Stone Path for Your Garden - Quiet Corner

Having a <b>nice stone path in your garden</b> can make a big difference. It is the first thing you see before entering a garden and can raise big …

How to Advertise Your Business on LinkedIn

Where are you going to advertise your business?<p>Google Ad Words has the widest reach. Facebook has the most categories. Twitter is probably the best …

Social Media

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The Lazy Way to an Awesome Life: 3 Secrets Backed by Research

We all want an awesome life. And very often you know what you need to do to improve it… but you don’t do it.<p>I don’t blame you. Hey, some of that …

Happiness

A Concert by the Man Who Knows Everything About Jazz

Dick Hyman has recorded upward of 1,000 albums, played with Parker and Gillespie and was said to know more songs than any other jazz musician.<p>Princeton, N.J.<p>Dressed...

10 Apps I Use Every Day to Help My Productivity

For me, every day is filled with personal and professional tasks that require the use of a computer and/or a smartphone. I have articles to write. I …

Productivity

Why Consciousness Exists: Douglas Rushkoff on Science, God, and the Purpose of Reality

What to make of the fact “that something wonderfully strange is going on in the dimension we call reality.”<p><i>“If we ever reach the point where we think we thoroughly understand who we are and where we came from,”</i> Carl Sagan wrote in his magnificent meditation on science and spirituality, <i>“we will have</i> …

Consciousness

This was one of the moments Steve Jobs realized he could change the world

One of those old interviews was shared by venture capitalist Chris Dixon on his blog Friday, under the title, "It all blossomed out of this tiny little seed."<p>The video is part of a documentary filmed in 1985, the year Jobs was ousted from Apple to found a new computer company called NeXT.<p>In the …

A curious British airship experiment

<b>Britain was seen to lag behind other countries during the global airship-building race of the 1920s and 1930s. But a quirky scientific experiment 85 years ago briefly gave a boost to the image of the giant aircraft.</b><p>As airship R100 crossed the Atlantic on its maiden voyage, the captain stuck his arm …

Three Things To Do With Your Retirement Savings Hodgepodge

Despite ongoing talk of the retirement crisis and people not saving enough, there are plenty of people who are good savers. Over time and through good habits wise folks have accumulated a nice nest egg. The problem is they haven’t developed a coordinated plan for best usage of their savings. They …

Small Engine Lamp

Quick-Release Bandsaw Fence<p>Patchwork Plywood and Ebonized Oak Dresser<p>Warbirds Wood & Aluminum Bar<p>PVC Class<p>Genius! What a bright idea!<p>Here is my …

A world war on American soil: How the Civil War became a global struggle

When the Union and the Confederacy charged into battle in 1861, the whole world was watching — and waiting<p>"So it seems your Republic is going to pieces?” an unnamed high officer of the French imperial government snidely remarked to the American guest attending a concert at Emperor Napoleon III’s …

Getting the most out of your Chromecast this Christmas

Google's Chromecast makes it easy to stream pretty much anything to your TV. Movies, TV shows, music, games, photos -- whatever you're interested in, there are plenty of smartphone and tablet apps equipped with Google's little Cast button. So, whether you have one hooked up to the main TV in your …

I Can’t Stop Playing This Incredible Horror Game, Even Though It’s A Free Demo

Three months ago, a free downloadable game called "P.T." showed up on the PlayStation Store — and the horror genre has never been the same.<p>People didn't know it at the time, but the game, seemingly built by a completely unknown developer called "7780s Studios" (it's actually from Konami, more on …

A pilot explains why it’s time to get over your fear of turbulence

Turbulence: spiller of coffee, jostler of luggage, filler of barf bags, rattler of nerves. But is it a crasher of planes? Judging by the reactions of many airline passengers, one would assume so; turbulence is far and away the number one concern of anxious passengers. Intuitively, this makes sense. …

Airports

User-Created Stickers Bring in $12M for Line in 3 Months

The cutesy stickers that messaging app Line is famous for are not just popular — they help to rake in the money. After all, Line makes over $10 million a month just from selling stickers.<p>Line further rode on the potential of stickers by opening a marketplace in April that lets anyone create and …

The Conspiracy Theorist Who Duped The World's Biggest Physicists

Popular Science spoke with Rick DeLano, whose movie The Principle shows the world's most famous cosmologists promoting the idea that the Earth is the center of the universe.<p>In December, the trailer for a star-studded new documentary about the universe was uploaded to YouTube. "Everything we think …

How Facebook Moved 20 Billion Instagram Photos Without You Noticing

Your Instagram photos aren't where they used to be.<p>This spring, even as some 200 million people were using Instagram on their smartphones, a small …

1GB of Google Drive Storage Now Costs Only $0.02 Per Month

SmartAboutThings writes <i>"Up until today, I always had the impression that cloud storage was pretty expensive and I'm sure that many will agree with</i> …