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Selective Color in Photoshop, is it the best-kept secret?

The selective color adjustment layer is a tool that can make your images pop off the page. Almost every week someone emails me and says, "Blake, how …

Why Traditional SEO Is Dying

Life seemed simpler back in the early days of online search. Users relied on search engines to look up information, instead of apps and social media channels like they do now. Back then, brands simply needed to insert the right keywords in the right places to rank well in search results. But, …

13 Mental Models Every Founder Should Know

Mental models are to your brain as apps are to your smartphone. Just like apps, there are a ton of mental models. They help you make decisions, solve …

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How-To: Group Mission Control windows by application on OS X [Video]

Mission Control is a tool that I use every day on my Mac to quickly locate open app windows. In my opinion, though, finding a specific window in the Mission Control view can be a challenge if you have many app windows open at once.<p>The good news is that it’s easy to group like applications while …

Operating Systems

Nobel-Winning Physicist Frank Wilczek on Complementarity as the Quantum of Life and Why Reality Is Woven of Opposing Truths

“You can recognize a deep truth by the feature that its opposite is also a deep truth.”<p><i>“The truth is, we know so little about life, we don’t really know what the good news is and what the bad news is,”</i> Kurt Vonnegut lamented in his terrific lecture on storytelling. But one of life’s greatest …

Alice In Wonderland

Review: Mujjo Leather Case for iPhone 6 & 6s

For the first few months after purchasing my iPhone 6, I was a daily Apple Leather Case user. I picked up the case more out of convenience than desire, but I never truly felt it served my needs. The case felt weak, unsupportive, and more like a leather-wrap than a protective case. I’ve kept an eye …

Time I

Eero bathes your home in super-charged Wi-Fi

If you have cable, then it’s a good bet your Wi-Fi comes courtesy of the cable producer’s incredibly average modem. Most of them are one or two …

Want to lose weight and gain muscle? Canadian study suggests the perfect formula

You’re hitting the gym, loading up on protein, and patiently waiting for your hard work to pay off. If you’re trying to lose weight and gain muscle …

Radical Candor — The Surprising Secret to Being a Good Boss

<b>Kim Scott,</b> co-founder of Candor, Inc., has built her career around a simple goal: Creating bullshit-free zones where people love their work and …

Middle School

Here's My Exact Strategy for Turning $15,000 Into $200,000 Every Month | Inc.com

Note that the outcome is crystal clear: double the number of new clients you get every week. That's a great hook, and it's right in line with what we do for the people we work with.<p>Step No. 3: Launch a Landing Page<p>From my advertisement, I link to a landing page for my webinar.<p>There are four key …

Marketing

Need to charge your Apple Watch? Use the tiny Joostcube

If good things really do come in small packages, then Joostcube is probably the best thing that’s ever happened. A cube so small you could forget you …

How to Customize the Login Screen Wallpaper in OS X El Capitan

You can easily change the login screen wallpaper in OS X El Capitan to any image of your choice. This will impact the appearance of the login window …

Operating Systems

Gorgeous leather Apple Watch strap will make you feel like a grownup again

Best List: Nomad Apple Watch Strap<p>Let’s face it: The green plastic band I have for my Apple Watch Sport is useful and comfortable, but it’s not classy. I wear it to the gym with no reservations, but a night out on the town? Maybe if I were an adolescent.<p>When I strap Nomad’s new Italian leather …

Smartwatches

'Tesla Drone' Poised to Revolutionize Unmanned Filmmaking

With the Tesla Drone, South African industrial designer Fraser Leid aims to take drone filmmaking to the next level.<p>After the surge of interest in civilian drone culture, it didn’t take long for filmmakers to exploit their aerial footage capabilities (see: <i>Drone Boning</i> for a titillating example). …

All Entrepreneurs Should Watch These 6 TED Talks Right Now | Inc.com

Some entrepreneurs are fortunate enough to have connected with a valuable mentor to guide them as they jumpstart a new business idea or venture. The wise words of a person who has walked the path before you can be a pivotal part of your success--but finding someone willing to coach you is not …

Entrepreneurship

Are You a Real Entrepreneur or Just a Fake?

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Merriam-Webster defines “entrepreneur” as “a person who starts a business and is willing to risk loss in order to make money.” In a broad sense, that might include every small business owner and perhaps even those who are self-employed, …

21 Inspiring Fitness Girls To Follow On Instagram

All the motivation you need to get in shape—and stay there—in 2018.<p>From ballerinas to yogis and celebrity trainers, these stylish and in-shape girls show off the best workout motivation on Instagram. Follow along and be inspired to get fit—the healthy way.

7 Podcasts That Will Make You A Smarter Entrepreneur

A year ago, I had never listened to a podcast in my entire life. They seemed like this weird thing that old people might do (if you’re old and that …

Swiss custom Apple Watch offers Edition style at (relatively) low price

If you like the look of the high-end Apple Watch Edition, but the $10,000+ price point makes your heart and wallet hurt, a Swiss company might have a nice alternative for you.<p>Golden Dreams of Geneva specializes in classing up iPhones, cases, and bags, and it’s turned its monocle-rimmed gaze to …

Smartwatches

How Physics Will Change—and Change the World—in 100 Years — NOVA Next | PBS

One hundred years ago, Albert Einstein had only just published his revolutionary new theory of gravity, atomic nuclei were entirely mysterious, and …

Physics

Brilliant Graphic Design Tutorials & Tips to Inspire Your Creative Skills

Learn graphic design from these <b>best tutorials</b> and become a expert to design a logo, magazine, poster, or even a website. This is a collection of …

Graphics

Slidez Product Review

They’re small, flat hexagons that slide on various surfaces. You can place them under your hands or feet during certain movements to create a greater stability challenge for your muscles.<p>Plus, the friction generated from the sliding means your muscles have to work harder to accelerate and …

Carboncans – Carbon Black & Bullion Gold (with mic)

Carboncans – Ultra Durable, dynamic sound headphones, hand-built in England.<p>Carboncans, patriotic headphones with purpose. The simple yet …

Headphones

Review: Mophie’s Watch Dock elevates your Apple Watch with jewelry store-quality metal and leather

As I noted in yesterday’s review of the Nomad Stand for Apple Watch, I wasn’t initially certain that the Apple Watch needed a dock, but actually using a Watch changed my mind: just as the Apple Watch Edition’s custom charging cases hinted, it’s best to keep metal or metal-accented Watch bands from …

Smartwatches

The Friend

His wife was just thirty-four. They had two little girls. The cancer was everywhere, and the parts of dying that nobody talks about were about to start. His best friend came to help out for a couple weeks. And he never left.<p><b>Most of September 17, 2012,</b> has evaporated from my mind. I still have a few …

Mind

How to change the monogram on your Apple Watch

The monogram complication is currently only available on the Color clock face, and it's meant to put your initials right on the front of your Apple …

How-To: Benchmark your Mac with these three free downloads

Over the course of writing guides to boosting Mac and hard drive speeds, I’ve discussed the incredible performance improvements Macs can get from simple upgrades — adding RAM, choosing a fast solid state drive (SSD) as an internal or external drive, and even running a simple disk optimizer tool. …

Computer Hardware

The scientifically perfect way to organize your Apple Watch apps

The Apple Watch’s tiny screen has already proven to be a boundless landscape for creatively organizing app icons, but one obsessive reddit user has created the most scientifically convenient app layout we’ve seen yet.<p>A redditor posted his “best app layout” explanation for the Apple Watch today.<p>It’s …