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Adobe's 'Make It Now' Series Teaches You Photoshop Tricks in Just One Minute

Got a spare minute? Pick one of these videos and learn a new Photoshop technique.<p>If you're like me, you know that time is money, money is power, …

UX Designer: 6 Traits Proves You Are A Good User Experience Designer

Last Friday I went to visit one of my friends, Sue, the HR in a famous software company. After a cup of coffee she talked with me on interesting thing …

UX Design

This (protein-packed) sweet potato pad Thai is a game-changer

Sweet potato: the ultimate hackable healthy ingredient?<p>I’m starting to think so. Not only does it serve as a stand-in for your toast or a (highly …

A different kind of Home-Delivery!

The home isn’t a product as much as it’s a space. However, the Mobile Home is given a product style treatment. You don’t build the Mobile home. You …

A top New York City chef shows how to make the perfect burger

Medium. Well done. Ketchup. Onion rings. Blue cheese. Cheddar. There are so many different way to cook and top a burger. If you are going for a classic cheeseburger, less is more. Chef Antonio Mora of New York City's Quality Meats gives us the step by step to cooking and topping the perfect burger. …

New York City

Get Smarter in 2017. Here Are 5 Places to Educate Yourself Online (for Free) | Inc.com

What do you want to learn more about this year? Nanotechnology? Virtual reality? Bitcoin? How to protect democracy?<p>According to neuroscience professor Ken Kosik, adult education, or specifically engaging in challenging new learning experiences, encourages brain plasticity. And plasticity is …

Learning

Not a Single Person on This Remote Island Has Acne—Here's Why

Imagine a small, remote tropical island surrounded by crystal clear water where fresh produce and fish are abundant, the morale is upbeat and happy, …

Hair Raisers

The latest generation of over-the-counter hair-loss products treat the scalp with high-tech ingredients borrowed from the skincare realm.

Skin Care

Photographer Shoots Shapes of Light in Spanish Landscapes

During a trip through Spain, French photographer Nicolas Rivals set up geometric shapes of light and shot long-exposure photos of them glowing in …

12 tricks that will make your small home look modern

Say what you will about space, but is feels great to have lots of it in your living quarters. But due to the population becoming more (or maybe Earth …

Living Rooms

21 Foundation Hacks Every Woman Needs to Know

Life-changing ways to create an even complexion, conceal dark circles, hide zits, and more.<p><b>1. Apply your base makeup in this order: color correctors, foundation, concealer.</b> If you're getting fine lines just sitting there trying to figure out the order in which to apply your base makeup, here's a …

Makeup

Take Photos Like a War Correspondent

Award-winning photojournalist Paula Bronstein shares what’s in her camera bag, from SLR to software.<p>Anyone can take a photo: just point your camera and fire away. Taking a photo that transcends language to communicate dread, happiness, or heartache is, however, a singular talent. It requires …

Photography

10 IKEA Hacks You Can Do In a Weekend

From the ultra easy (just a coat of spray paint) to the more complex (drilling in a new base) these projects all have one thing in common: they take …

Hacking

I Tell Surreal Stories With My Photography

My name is Jovana Rikalo and I am self-taught fine art and portrait photographer. I’ve been taking photos since 2013.<br>I had no interest in choosing …

Photography

Later, Lasers: Why Microneedling Is the Next Big Thing in Skin Care

More often than not, the next hot thing in professional skin care tends to be just that: <i>hot</i>. From fractional lasers to radiofrequency devices and nearly every gadget in between, the reigning smoothing-and-tightening workhorses in derms’ offices rely on intensely high temperatures to jump-start …

The Do's And Don'ts Of Using Dry Shampoo

Many hairstylists and dermatologists support the "no 'poo movement," claiming that washing your hair too much can strip away healthy oils and lead to dry, damaged locks. So what's a girl or guy to do when their sexy, lived-in hair has turned limp and lifeless? Enter dry shampoo.<p>Dry shampoos have …

Hair Care

A Step-By-Step Guide To Removing Your Makeup (Without Removing Your Eyelashes)

As much as we love experimenting with newest makeup trends, there is one downside: taking it off! Who hasn’t tried to completely remove mascara in …

Anker's $11 3350mAh Lipstick USB charger

Sometimes I just don't need to carry a big battery with me, but I know my 1 year old iPhone battery can't be trusted. If I want to be sure I can call …

Operating Systems

How to Achieve Fast Autofocus In Low Light Situations

Getting accurate Autofocus must be one of the most frustrating things an event or wedding photographer deals with on a daily basis. How many times …

Learn from the Masters: Light Painting with DariusTwin

This class reveals the secrets of long exposure light photography.<p>Perfecting a craft that you can’t physically see in the daylight takes many long hours, or in prolific lightpainter Darren Pearson’s case, many, many long nights. Apple gave us a glimpse into the process behind Pearson’s LED …

Light Painting

18 Photos That Show An Imperfect Dad Can Be A Perfect Granddad

Growing up in northwest Poland, Alina Gabrel-Kamińska never got to see the affectionate side of her father. He was too busy working 12-hour days as a carpenter to be affectionate and emotionally available for Gabrel-Kamińska and her two sisters.<p>"He never cuddled or played with us. He was very …

Grandparents

Oil Slick Lips Are the Badass Trend You're Going to Be Obsessed With

WANT. NOW.<p>Right now the beauty world is basically one big oil slick. Hair and nails have both been hit with the shimmery trend, and now lips are getting the treatment too.<p>Girls are mixing metallic shades of purple, blue, and gray to get the swirly effect given by real oil. If you want a …

Psychologists say one behavior is the 'kiss of death' for a relationship

But the minute you open the door and drop your keys on the counter, you find yourself knee-deep in an argument about how he or she bought the wrong type of pepper.<p>Don't worry: It's perfectly normal to get into arguments like these with your significant other every once in a while, John Gottman, a …

University of Washington

Rainbow Freckles Are the Breathtaking New Beauty Trend You Need to See

If only frecks naturally looked like this...<p>Fake freckles just started popping up on the cheeks of beauty lovers everywhere, so it was only a matter of time before their multicolored counterparts made their way into the beauty world.<p>Rainbow freckles are here, adding a splash of color to bare faces. …

A Genius Trick for Fluffier Buttermilk Pancakes (No Whipping Egg Whites!)

It's Sunday morning and you're out there on the internet again, looking for the fluffiest buttermilk pancakes. A lot of fancy recipes will tell you to separate your eggs, whip the whites, and fold them in gently at the end. This one isn't going to.<p>It's a move that makes sense—if you were to add …

9 Beauty Tips For Asian Skin: Bloggers And Writers Reveal Their Favourite Products

We're a proud rainbow nation but you wouldn't quite know it judging by the beauty pages of weekly and monthly magazines.<p>As part of our ongoing …

Makeup

Dreamy Portraits of Women Living in Harmony with Wild Animals

Russian photographer Katerina Plotnikova specializes in creating images that seem plucked straight from a children’s fairy tale. In her digital fantasy world, hauntingly beautiful women live side by side with wild beasts in the middle of the woods. The young photographer, whose work we have …

Chris Rivera: Surreal Portraiture Inspired by Culture

<i>All images by Chris Rivera. Used with permission.</i><p>Photographer Chris Rivera is a fine art and conceptual photographer living in the outer L.A. area. …

Still Waiting - Photographs and text by Emanuele Occhipinti | LensCulture

<i>These disturbing yet powerful photographs tell the story of those still waiting to discover loved ones missing in the aftermath of the Kosovo War. The series was named a finalist in the</i> <i>LensCulture Visual Storytelling Awards 2015</i>.<p>The Kosovo War bloodied Europe up until the NATO bombing of 1999 and …

Human Rights