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6 Things Smart People Do to Have Really Interesting Conversations

Hate small talk? Tired of the same old questions? These six approaches will make you that much more interesting.<p>Next time you go to a traditional networking event, a cocktail party, or a dinner, do us all a favor: Lose the elevator pitch. That approach is quickly losing relevancy in making …

George Mason

How to Use a DSLR Camera Infographic

When you use a DSLR camera for the first time, it’s natural to be intimated by the sheer number of buttons and options. The manual might seem too …

Shutter Speed

Free eBook: How to Shoot Street Photography

Dear friend, “<i>How to Shoot Street Photography</i>” is a new free ebook which will give you all the information how to start shooting street photography.I …

Street Photography

5 Ways to Earn Money Without Going to Work

Suffering from personal injury is a huge fear for many. It's not just the medical bills or the pain that is the worry, but also the fact that many people may find themselves out of work. Those with physical jobs rely heavily on their bodies in order to pay their bills and a personal injury can …

Personal Finance

9 Ways to Decorate Around a TV

(Image credit: Varpunen)<p>A TV is a nice thing to have, but it is not necessarily a pretty thing. Even if you have the latest super-slim technology, a …

11 Designer Tricks That Will Make Your Ceilings Look Twice as High

It's all about the stripes, people.<p>If your home wasn't blessed with super tall ceilings, you're not alone. The good news? Interior designers have been faking high interiors for years. We asked some of our go-to pros to share their secrets so you can use them in your own home.

The No-Soil, Zero-Maintenance Method for Growing Houseplants

We've finally found a solution for people who love houseplants, but don't love when their feline roommates treat the fiddle leaf fig like their own …

Plants

How to Start a Home Staging Business

If you have an eye for interior decorating and would like use your skill to build a business, home staging is a viable option. You can start with …

18 multifunctional furniture ideas perfect for small homes!

Knowing how to garner as much space as possible in your small home can be tricky, but using multifunctional furniture certainly helps the cause! …

Washing Machines

6 Essentials Every Home Should Have

Furnishing a home can be an overwhelming process. In today’s world, there are a million home products to crowd our spaces with. From specialized …

Wink Hub 2 review: Powerful home automation made approachable and fun

Article Contents<p>I bought an apartment in October. You can imagine the joy at the thought that it'd be my future family's home, terror at the sight of …

21 Pictures of Cactus House Plants That Will Make You Want One Immediately

If you thought cacti were everywhere in 2016, you haven't seen anything yet. The prickly plant's image graced everything from wall art to neon lights this year, but we're anticipating that the actual living house plants will be filling homes in 2017. Watch out, fiddle leaf fig, there's a new "it" …

Plants

"Can I improve my small kitchen cheap and easily?"

We're all busy people, rushing around with places to go and people to see. So, we're very happy you've decided to spend a few minutes with us and …

Visual Exercises for Photographers

The Internet is filled with hundreds of tutorials on how to use what gear and why, but very little of it really focuses on how to become a great …

3 Tidy Checklists To Get Your Photography Gear Organized

Think You've Got Your Gear Looking Pretty Neat And Organized? Get A Checklist Anyway<p>Just <i>how</i> <b>prepared</b> do you think you are for that next photoshoot?<p>Is …

How to Raise Kids to Be Entrepreneurs

The media’s fascination with young entrepreneurs gives off the impression that all of America’s businesses are being run by messy-haired …

This terrifying homemade USB killer will instantly kill your computer

One of the basic rules of computer safety is that you don’t click on suspicious-looking links, and a lot of people are already well-aware of that. Another, relatively new one, is that you shouldn’t put random USB sticks in your computer.<p>Maybe you’ve heard of the USB killer, a $49 device that you …

Raspberry Pi

Escape shrinks the Vista tiny house, keeps same great view

The idea behind the Vista Go is to offer the basic styling and features of the Vista in a smaller package. So, while the Vista comprised a total …

7 Chinese copycat motorcycles which resemble the real deal - IAB Picks

1.Bajaj Pulsar vs Gulsar<p>Meet the Gulsar, the China-made Bajaj Pulsar copycat which was also exported to Latin American markets. Taian Chiran …

Different strokes: wild swimming in Spain

Forget the costas – mountain rivers and clear lakes offer the best escape from Spain’s summer heat. The authors of the new Wild Swimming Spain choose favourite bathing spots within reach of the big cities<p>Just over an hour from Madrid, the granite outcrops of La Pedriza, in the Cuenca Alta del …

10 Swiss Inspired Graphic Design Lessons To Help You Become A Better Designer

<i>Sometimes the best way to showcase your design is to go back to the basics.</i> <br>When you hear the term “Swiss Design” the first thing you might think of …

Graphic Design

4 Photography Lighting Terms You Need to Know

The essence of photography is built upon the workings of light and shadow. And when it comes to portrait lighting, the use of light and shadow has …

Now You Can Experience The Magic Of The Solar System On Your Wrist

Here's an absolute must-have item for anyone who is fascinated by the wonder of outer space, the vastness of the universe and magic of the solar …

Canon's compact XC10 does high-quality 4K video recording for $2,500

1080p full HD video is still great, but the future of video is unquestionably 4K. Come this June, Canon's backing the 4K video recording movement in …

6 Historic Fixer-Uppers For Sale Across America

Tie on your tool belt! We found six historic fixer-uppers at can't-be-beat prices.<p><b>PARSONS, KS</b><p>Recently updated from a multi-unit apartment to a single-family home, this four-bedroom, 2,152-square-foot Victorian awaits finishing touches like new paint and appliances.<p><b>Asking Price:</b> $49,900<p><b>Listing …

These Tiny Homes Can Be Built in a Day

Get in on the small space movement — without the wait.<p>As popular as it may seem, tiny house living is simply not for everyone. But for those who are brave enough to ditch the extra square footage and downsize, there's a new, appealing option on the market.<p>Designed by the Dutch architecture firm …

Build Muscle Strength, Size, And Endurance In One Workout!

Most of us who lift use heavy weights to focus on strength, moderate ones to emphasize building muscle size, and light weights to focus on muscle …

The towns where travellers lose track of time

It was only supposed to be a couple of days; time enough to check out the temple you’d read about, pick up some bargains in the market, and mosey round the town before you head off to the next stop on your travels.<p>Yet somehow it’s a week later and not only are you still there, but you can’t see …

Drivebot Is A Dongle That Monitors Your Car's Health

Many drivers try to make sure there vehicles are in the best working condition, while some find it difficult to keep track of everything happening …