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The 8 Best Instant Noodles That Aren't Maruchan Ramen

Make Maruchan your ex and upgrade to these 8 savory noodles.<p>October 08, 2017<p>If you still think Maruchan Ramen is the gold standard for instant …

Onions

How to Get the Recognition You Deserve

Stop hiding your thinking and start sharing your work<p>Wouldn't it be great if everyone knew how awesome you really are?<p>It's possible, according to writer and artist Austin Kleon. The secret is to be "<i>findable</i> . . . (to put) your work out there and make it discoverable <i>while</i> you're focused on getting …

Social Media

11 Habits of Genuinely Likable People

How to make a great first impression -- and a great lasting impression.<p>There's a formula to making a great first impression: Smile, make eye contact, be engaging. But first impressions can also quickly lose their impact, especially when there's no substance beneath the surface glow.<p>Being genuinely …

5 small changes that drastically improve chatbot conversations

The current chatbot renaissance has provided a revolutionary new way to connect consumers with brands and with each other. That said, chatbots are still in a bit of a growth phase. Bot makers are still learning how to make their bots successful, and users are still getting a grasp on what bots can …

25 Time Management Hacks That Actually Work

After you've have worked four 25 minute periods your body needs a 15-30 minute break.<p>Have you ever wondered why some people are uber-productive? You know the people who always respond to emails and finish projects on time. It's not because they work 80 hours a week.<p>They're so productive because …

Why Successful People Spend 10 Hours a Week on ‘Compound Time’

Warren Buffett, Albert Einstein, Oprah Winfrey all do this one thing outside their to-do-lists everyday.<p>One question has fascinated me my entire …

8 ways to end bad habits

Bad habits; we all got’em. You know what they are. You know you should stop. But . . . it’s hard. In fact, sometimes you feel downright powerless. …

For an Instant Room Upgrade: Under $50 Pendant Lighting

There are a few design elements for your home that can totally overhaul the style of a room: a great antique rug, a bold paint color (like a …

Here's Why Your Innovation Strategy Will Fail

Different types of problems need different types of solutions<p>,A decade ago, Apple looked unbeatable. It's launch of the iPhone completely revolutionized mobile phones and made good on Steve Jobs' vision of creating a hub of devices that connected people to technology. What's more, he did it with …

17 easy and affordable covering ideas that will make your wall look beautiful!

You have masses of wall space in your home, so why aren't you making more of it? Plaster and neutral paint do have their uses, but when you want to …

The Best Countries to Visit When You're Spending American Dollars

Out there on that open road, the concept of going cashless is overrated. <i>Way</i>. Credit cards are convenient but leave you open to ID theft. And I …

How to Arrange Furniture in an Open Space

Designer Tamara Eaton masterfully creates four different seating arrangements in a single sprawling room<p>In cramped Manhattan, wide-open spaces are cause for great excitement. (Head to Central Park on a summer Saturday if you need proof.) "Open floor plans are lovely, especially when confined to …

Interior Design

5 Ways You Can Develop Unlimited Willpower for Success

Willpower is a precursor to discipline. Discipline leads way to habits. And habits determine our direction and magnitude of success. For any kind of …

Cheat sheet: TensorFlow, an open source software library for machine learning

TensorFlow was originally a deep learning research project of the Google Brain Team that has since become--by way of collaboration with 50 teams at …

Machine Learning

How to Make Your Apartment Feel 10 Times Bigger, According to IKEA

When most people look at a small room, they see problems. If you don't have a design background, the idea of squeezing a sofa into an already cramped …

The Aura is an unique home security system

Skip Venice: Italy's Most Underrated Destinations to Visit This Summer

Hate to break it to you, but you aren't the only one who's noticed that flights to Italy are almost cheaper than flights across the US right now. …

81 Staging Tips That Help Buyers Fall in Love

Staging your house can make you money. Seventy-one percent of sellers’ agents believe a well-staged environment increases the dollar value buyers are …

How Elon Musk learns faster and better than everyone else

How is it even possible that Elon Musk could build four multibillion companies by his mid-40s — in four separate fields (software, energy, transportation, and aerospace)?<p>To explain Musk’s success, others have pointed to his heroic work ethic (he regularly works 85-hour weeks), his ability to set …

University of Pennsylvania

Kitchen Trends and Innovations Make Cooking, Living More Fun

It’s the hub of the home and where we typically spend the most time, so that’s why new kitchen trends and innovations draw the most interest. …

2-storey homes with plans

With families constantly growing, two-storey homes are really on the up and up, in terms of dream home design, as they offer plenty of space and …

Matte Black Kitchen Products Are All the Rage Right Now

This color is sleek and bold without being "too cool for school."<p>Matte black is having a major kitchen moment. Classic yet trendy, the finish is showing up everywhere in big and small doses. If you're not ready to embrace the hue in your whole space, you can easily test it out with a few simple …

Tiny desert cube house has everything you need for $275K

Take in the stunning landscape from the expansive roof deck<p>Not quite a tiny house but still impressively small, this 529-square-foot cube in Arizona contains everything so efficiently within its walls. Clad in weathered corrugated steel to reflect the rugged desert landscape surrounding it, the …

Storage Ideas

The Simplest Way to Build A Raspberry Pi-Powered Amazon Echo

A while back we detailed how to make your own Amazon Echo device using a Raspberry Pi, but if anything went wrong with it, you’d have to manually …

How I Should Have Painted My House, According to Experts

When I chose the trim color for my home, it was the last decision in a long line of decisions at the end of a gut rehab. I was in project overload …

3 two-story houses (and their plans) that you need to see!

In a bid to really hone in on the perfect home for you and your family, you'll need to see what has already been built or designed and, more than …

ISO Explained for Beginner Photographers

For beginning photographers, one of the hardest parts of learning photography is figuring out all those exposure settings.You know...aperture, …

An introduction to Python on Android

There are many reasons that you might want to start Android development. Building an app that will make you rich and change the world is only one motivation; others include learning to code, building tools that you can use yourself or even just having fun and impressing others. Programming is a …

A contemporary home that didn't skimp on the luxury

The Lantern House is something of an anomaly, in that it has injected a sleepy suburban area with some seriously contemporary style and design, but …

Food & Dining

Salesforce's chief diplomat on what it's like being BFFs with Amazon's $12 billion cloud

There are two big things to note with the launch of AWS Connect.<p>First, it's just another example of how aggressive Amazon can be when it breaks into new markets. There are lots of call center software companies out there, some of which require expensive switchboard hardware to get started. AWS …