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Access to Kyoto by the Sea

Font SizeLMS<p><i></i>SELECT LANGUAGE<p>Main content starts here.<p><b>Introducing access information for popular travel spots in the coastal area of Kyoto Prefecture,</b> …

Netflix has tons of hidden categories — here's how to see them

Netflix hidden categories are the secret to better binging, friends.<p>The vast amount of content on Netflix can get pretty unwieldy. Luckily, there's a …

Documentaries

14 Agility Drills For People Over 40

Feel like an athlete again with moves that build speed, reaction time, and conditioning.<p>Basketball isn’t just a “young man’s game.” Neither is ice hockey, tennis, touch football, or martial arts. In fact, there’s no sport or leisure activity you should have to give up completely just because you’re …

How To Retire Comfortably By 62 With A Million

Let’s say you and your spouse both are 50-years old right now. You have saved about $200,000 in retirement savings in addition to some equity in the …

This Guy Figured Out How to Turn an Old Kindle Into the Perfect Clock for Book Nerds

If that drawer full of neglected, outdated gadgets in your desk happens to include a Kindle, Jaap Meijers has come up with a clever way to put it …

Secret settings hidden in your Android phone will make it feel twice as fast

Modern Android phones are so much faster and smoother than they used to be even a few short years ago. Of course, speed on a smartphone is just like …

19 Dogs Who Pushed Their Owners To Their Absolute Limits

Still cute tho.

Dogs

Fun and Free Educational Websites for Kids

Your children can learn something new today in a safe online environment. These 20 free educational websites for kids are fun while offering online …

Kids

Learn How to Fold a World-Record-Setting Paper Airplane

Growing up with six brothers, John Collins got really good at folding paper planes.<p>"Anything you can beat your siblings at is good," he says.<p>But he …

Google Increased New Employee Productivity by 25 Percent With 1 Email. Here's What You Need to Know

Yet another example of when 'back to the basics' is great advice.<p>Onboarding, a term used to describe the period between job offer acceptance and assimilation (anywhere from 30 days to a year depending on the organization), is a critical time for new employees. Not only do they have to tackle a …

Employment

Challenge Yourself to Do 1 Killer Workout a Day in our ‘5 Minutes to Fit’ Series

Work your entire body with these quick, kick-butt routines.

The email script that convinced me to take dozens of meetings over the years is the same one I used to find a new job

In 2013, after eight years working in various senior roles for Nike, I left my job to take a chance on a small, unknown brand. 3 months later, I was fired.<p>Suddenly, for the first time in my career, I was without a job and faced with the challenge of rebuilding my career.<p>At that point, my network …

Apple Extends Free Repairs of Anti-Reflective Coating on Select MacBook and MacBook Pro Models

Apple has extended free repairs of anti-reflective coating issues for select MacBook and MacBook Pro models.<p>Apple has authorized coverage within four years from the original purchase date of affected models, according to an internal document distributed to Apple Authorized Service Providers and …

MacBook Pro

Magic Tricks for Kids to Learn and Perform

Among the many easy magic tricks that I teach here on The Spruce, there are many that I feel are particularly good for young kids to learn and …

Restore old print photos with free software

Get your pictures perfect.<p>When you want to revisit an old digital photo, you can simply scroll through your past social media posts or open your favorite storage app. But what about those physical prints from your film camera days—are they still filling up old albums and boxes in the basement? If …

Photoshop

10 of the best language with activity holidays around the world

Mandarin and various activities, China<p>Fours hours of lessons a day plus the benefit of one-to-one tutorials is the deal at the Hutong School’s intensive Mandarin courses in Beijing, Shanghai and Hangzhou. A two-week course also includes up to four activities a week – tai chi, cooking, visits to hot …

Horseback Riding

4 Essential Trading Tips for New Day Trader

There are typically four types of questions I get asked the most by new day traders. These questions fall into four broad topics: what to …

Become a Part-Time Day Trader

Many people have an interest in day trading but don't want to pursue it as a full-time career or give up their day job to do it. In fact, many …

Build a portable computer on a USB stick

It's a PC that you can carry anywhere.<p>Linux, the free and open-source operating system, has fewer desktop users than Windows and macOS. But it's also far more flexible. In fact, you can install many of its versions (Linux comes in several different flavors, called distributions or distros) on a USB …

Computer Architecture

PIXEL for PC and Mac

<b>Updates</b>1.If you find that the taskbar does not appear when the x86 image is booted, please see here for a workaround.2.If you find the image doesn’t …

Top 10 Ways to Speed Up Old Technology

Even if you are building a brand new computer, odds are you have some old gear around the house you’d like to get as much life out of as possible. …

5 Reasons to Turn On Android's Developer Mode

Hidden in the Android Settings app is a secret menu called Developer Options that gives you access to all kinds of useful tools and tweaks. If you …

Apps

How smart are you? Answer these two simple questions and find out

When working out how smart you are, it all comes down to how much you like your friends...<p>IQ tests are long and boring (yes, we’re aware that might …

The Best Stretch for Every Body Part

When it comes to getting the most out of your workout, you have to care for the muscles that heave all of those heavy weights, too<p>When you think of flexibility, it's likely that the first things that come to mind are touching your toes, or stretching your hamstrings. Unfortunately, those are often …

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Things to look out for this weekend - December 6-7, 2014

<b>EGYPT</b><p>Al Ahly of Egypt are at home to Ivorian side Sewe Sport in CAF Confederation Cup Final, hoping to overturn a 2-1 reverse from the first leg in Abidjan.<p><b>ENGLAND</b><p>Chelsea will set a new club record of 24 games unbeaten, in all competitions, if they avoid defeat at Newcastle United.<p><b>SPAIN</b><p>Success for …

How to make a paper airplane that flies far: Strike Eagle

John Collins is The Paper Airplane Guy thanks to his years of paper airplane designs, including the world record paper airplane design for longest …

Tutorials

Pope Francis says the internet is a 'gift from God'

Pontiff calls for 'a network not of wires but of humans' in statement released Thursday<p>Pope Francis today described the internet as a "gift from God," hailing its ability to foster dialogue among disparate groups, though he acknowledged that the speed of social media can make it difficult for users …

The First 15 Apps You Have To Download For Your New Android Phone

We rounded up the 15 best apps you absolutely need to download right now to get your new Android started.