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7 Things Your Husband Isn't Telling You He Needs

What your tight-lipped spouse really needs from you.<p>What makes makes men truly content in their marriages? Below, marriage therapists share seven things husbands say they need from their wives.<p><b>1. Men w</b><b>ant their wives to say "I love you."</b><p>After years of being married, don't assume that your husband …

These 13 Google Chrome hacks will change the way you use the internet

Since it debuted in 2008, Google Chrome has quickly risen to be the most popular web browser in the world, beating out Firefox and Internet Explorer.<p>But that doesn't mean you can't make it better.<p>There are many extensions and programs that innovative developers have built to make using Chrome more …

‘They were torturing to kill’: inside Syria’s death machine | Garance le Caisne

Caesar, the Syrian military photographer who smuggled shocking evidence of torture out of Assad’s dungeons, tells his story for the first time<p>For two years, between 2011 and 2013, the former Syrian military photographer known only as Caesar used a police computer in Damascus to copy thousands of …

The 'Gyllenhaal-aissaance' is an unholy portmanteau that should never have been uttered

<i>Disclosure: In a 2014 article for a college newspaper, this author called Jake Gyllenhaal "the actor of his generation."</i> <i>Disclosure: In a 2015 episode of</i> The Vergecast<i>, this author admitted to feeling like she might be Jake Gyllenhaal's mother.</i><p>We've addressed the defensibility of writing a full …

A glow in the dark forest is a magical and trippy place

My, this is beautiful. Artists Friedrich van Schoor and Tarek Mawad teamed up in this projection map installation to create a 'bioluminescent …

Ask Alex: Put Your Camera Behavior in Focus

Is it rude to Instagram your food?; Tagging photos without permission; Asking for more pictures on a dating site<p>PCMag reviews products independently, …

Three Simple Steps To Building A Powerful LinkedIn Network

LinkedIn is an important tool for building your personal brand, but you can only tap its real value if you have a clear strategy for building and nurturing your connections.<p>Before adding connections or accepting requests, make sure your profile is up-to-date, authentic and compelling. Here are some …

Hate running? 25 ways to learn to love it

Running is boring. It's hard. It hurts. It's lonely. And it doesn't give you immediate results. Right?<p>While we don't think any of these are necessarily good excuses (or altogether true!), we do understand it's not always love at first run for anyone who ever decides to lace up and hit the …

11 Imagination-Jarring Tips From Creative Geniuses

There are plenty of competing theories for how to boost your creativity: paint your room blue, work someplace noisy and distracting, complete a bunch …

‘Game of Thrones’ Withdrawal? Watch Nickelodeon’s Fantasy Epic ‘The Legend of Korra’

It may seem like there’s an absence of beautifully shot and well-written fantasy on television this winter. Fear not. ‘The Legend of Korra’ can …

How to Do Epic Things: The 3 Obstacles to Overcome | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Khaled Allen.</i><p>Two hundred and fifty kilometers across the Sahara Desert sounded perfect. He had just started …

The secret behind Apple’s design excellence is a simple one, says former senior designer & UX specialist

The secret behind Apple’s design excellence is a simple one, says former senior designer and user experience specialist Mark Kawano in an interview with Fast Company: it’s not just something left to the designers.<p>It’s actually the engineering culture, and the way the organization is structured to …

Crown or Dunce Cap? Starchitects Wear Their Famous Buildings As Hats

Yes; these are quite silly. Brooklyn-based illustrator Paul Tuller imagined a series of six starchitects—the "kings and queens" of the …

Fashion Shows

29 Dreamy Castles Around The World That Will Leave You Enchanted

From strongholds shrouded in mist to majestic mountain-top structures, these regal photographs of castles across the globe will put you under a …

European Travel

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The New Budapest Metro Line Is an Awesome Psychedelic Trip

After ten years of extremely expensive, slow, and politically messed up construction work–it is a long and sad story of government corruption and …

Psychedelia

You Must Read This Test Pilot's Story of an SR-71 Disintegrating Midair

This story has been kicking around the internet for awhile, but man oh man oh <i>man</i> is it worth a read. Test pilot Bill Weaver was flying an SR-71 …

The Real Polygamous, Feminist Wives of Salt Lake City

The stars of a new reality TV show want to show the world that a man can have an egalitarian relationship with a wife—and a wife, and a wife, and a wife, and a wife.<p>It’s among the most patriarchal domestic arrangements you can sign up for. In polygamy, husbands are king.<p>But one polygamist family is …

Loft 38 / Khosla Associates

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> This project offered us a unique opportunity to conceive of an entertainment hub on one of Bangalore’s …

The Science of Fat

If you're anything like over sixty percent of Americans, you've got a few pounds of fat you could stand to lose. If you saw what a pound of body fat …

The 11 Best American-Designed Buildings of The Year

Every year, the American Institute of Architects invites its members—some 83,000 licensed architects—to enter the buildings they've designed in the …

Architecture

Sony's XSP-N1BT turns your smartphone into an in-car entertainment system

Sony has shown off its new XSP-N1BT smartphone cradle receiver at CES. The device sits in your car's dashboard, where it uses your smartphone to interface with your vehicle's audio system, becoming a head-unit that can play music, stream internet radio, and make hands-free calls. The cradle …

Silver screen blueprints: see classic movie scenes from an architect's eyes

Imitation may be the most sincere form of flattery, but <i>Interiors Journals</i><i>'</i> posters suggest reverse engineering is the most attractive. Created by architect Mehruss Jon Ahi and the film professor and critic Armen Karaoglanian, each monthly bite-sized <i>Interiors</i> pamphlet focuses on one single, pivotal …

How Apple’s ‘Blacklist’ Manipulates the Press

Yes, Apple maintains a press “blacklist,” a list of people in the media who are shunned and ignored — “punished,” as it were, for “disloyalty.”<p>“Blacklisted” reporters, editorialists and media personalities are denied access to information, products and events.<p>Once you’re on the list, it’s almost …