Gil Searcy

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iOS 11 is finally here: Best features, how to download and more

iOS 11 is now available.<p>Nowadays, Apple releases a beta version of iOS months ahead of its official release. So, we've already been playing with iOS and compiling how-tos so you can get started, too.<p><b>Editors' note</b>: This post was originally published on June 26, 2017, and continues to be updated with …

Lovely Recordings Hosted by João Feiteira

I've been feeling for quite some time an increasing interest in finding music that adds a new texture to my collection, as opposed to buying multiple …

15 Of The Best Places To Find Free Books Online

Want to get your eyes on MILLIONS of free books online?<p>I got you.<p>If you’ve been following along, you already know that you can find free audiobooks …

Books

Why the Internet is Going Crazy Over this Mattress

Casper is only three years old and has already developed a cult following — notorious for disrupting the $14 billion mattress industry and completely …

11 Salad Dressing Recipes to Help You Kick the Bottled Stuff

Salads don't always get a lot of love. They often feel like a chore, something you force yourself to eat to feel less guilty about the more interesting food on your plate. But a salad can be just as exciting as any other part of a meal, and the easiest way to improve your salads is to lose the …

Food

Fish Tacos with Creamy Chipotle Sauce and Pico de Gallo

Chipotle Sauce:<p>For the tortillas: Brush a hot griddle with oil and heat the tortillas on each side to brown them up a bit. Wrap them in foil to keep …

Happy Birthday David Byrne: 3 Talking Heads 'Remain In Light Tour' Concerts From 1980

Today marks the 65th birthday of artist <b>David Byrne</b>. Artist is just one of many descriptions that can be used to describe the work of Byrne along with …

Tedeschi Trucks Band's Favorite Live Album Moments Spotify Playlist

In the days leading up to this week’s announcement of the new live album/DVD release coming from the Tedeschi Trucks Band, the group shared a number …

Aretha Franklin Deserves More Respect

This week, the “Queen of Soul,” who is turning 75, announced she’ll be retiring later this year. But what a career it’s been.<p>Aretha Franklin is one …

Three Photo Styling Tips to Improve Your Instagram Shots

Instagram’s a fun place to share candid photos about your daily life, but many people opt for intentional compositions and care when crafting a …

Our Top Shop Tips for 2016

Last year was a great year for tips and tricks collected and published here on <i>Make:</i>. So many <i>YouTube</i> makers are taking the time to do special videos sharing their most useful shop tips, tricks, and hacks. And then readers are sharing their tips and tricks in the comments and these often get folded …

The Genius Deck Helps Reset Your Brain When You’re Stuck on a Problem

When you take breaks, you come back to your work with a fresh perspective, and if you’re stuck, that perspective can often help you figure out a …

Japanese Artist Spends 3+ Years Drawing Massive, Incredibly Detailed Tsunami

Three years, three months, and 12 days later, Manabu Ikeda's 'Rebirth,' is nothing short of epic.<p>Standing 10 feet tall and 13 feet wide, a great wave crashes into an ornate cherry blossom tree rendered in exquisite pen-and-ink lines in Japanese artist Manabu Ikeda's latest epic drawing, <i>Rebirth</i>. …

'ANALOGUE CAELESTIS: BIRTH OF A PARALLEL SPACE AGE' - January 4, 2017

The inflammation-fighting oil you’ll want to use with pretty much every meal

If you fight allergies, digestive problems, irritated skin, headaches, or even serious chronic health problems, then you might be familiar with …

Wellness

Here's the New Dark Matter-Free Theory of Gravity

Erik Verlinde has picked a fight with Einstein -- and could win.<p>The existence of dark matter is generally accepted by the sort of scientists who care …

Shine Up a Pair of Dress Shoes In Only a Minute With This Technique

A traditional shoe shine can take anywhere from five to 15 minutes, but if you don’t have the time to spare, this method gets your leather looking …

7 Habits You Need to Give Up to Fulfill Your Potential in 2017

We are the limits to our own achievements.<p>As a coach, the start of the new year is always a great time because it's the time that clients are full of optimism. Ready to set bold new goals, or create inspiring visions for their futures. And while I love to help them set these bold new goals, it's …

Don’t Let Blown Out Clouds Ruin Your Landscape Photos: Here’s an Easy Photoshop Fix (VIDEO)

We’ve all been there: You’re shooting a beautiful landscape with bright billowing clouds and some interesting shadow detail, so what do you do? You …

9 podcasts that will change how you think about human behavior

Fortunately, there are no shortage of podcasts designed to cater to that interest — whether it's a short one-one-one chat about building good habits or an hour-long compilation of novel ideas.<p>Here are some of the best podcasts that help put life in perspective.

Self-improvement

Robert Glasper : NPR

Aww Yeah, Summertime — With The Robert Glasper Experiment<p><b>Toggle more options</b><p>All Songs +1: Our Most Memorable Tiny Desk Jazz Sets<p><b>Toggle more options</b><p>Robert Glasper Talks 'ArtScience,' The Latest From His Adventurous Jazz Crew<p><b>Toggle more options</b><p>Beyond Country And Blues: The Jazz Legacy Of</b> …

Radio Garden

‘PUNCHLINES’ – Holiday Stand-up

Portable Boiler Room Berlin Live Set

'DO YOU HEAR WHAT I HEAR? ALIENS WE HAVE HEARD ON HIGH' - December 21, 2017

21 places to learn critical skills that will change your life

But lifelong learning has incredible benefits, both personal and professional, say researchers. It makes communities more productive and innovative, and gives employees the ability to cope with constantly changing workplaces.<p>Lifelong learning helps us stay sharp as we age, and is also important for …

Learning

20 Amazing Under-the-Radar Albums of 2015

Keep on enjoying Adele's album, but here are 20 lesser-known masterworks that you might not have heard about during the last 12 months.<p>I listened to …

Designing for Small Kitchens: Stacking and Nesting Storage

Many of my organizing clients struggle with small kitchens. Collapsible items can help make the most of a small space—but so can items that stack or …