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3 of the world’s most popular Apple bloggers all say Apple has a serious problem

To grow from the brink of bankruptcy to the most valuable company on the planet, Apple had to stray from convention in a number of ways. We’ve …

The Secret Behind Making Your Day Job Work for Your Startup | Inc.com

Most aspiring entrepreneurs face a dilemma. They want to start a new business but they don't want to give up their jobs--and the security of their paychecks--until they absolutely have to. On the other hand, launching a successful company is consuming enough without combining it with full-time …

Intellectual Property

DIY GoPro Stablizer That's Light Enough To Use All Day Long

Carrying around heavy equipment all day can really take the fun out of being a photographer. Sure, there’s good quality, lightweight gear on the …

9 Terrible Reasons To Start A Small Business

There are a lot of articles out there telling you to go forth and start a business! But the truth is, not everyone should start a business. If more of the 80 percent of small businesses that fail had but hesitated and considered why they were getting into business, we’d probably have fewer …

Small Business

This curved iPhone 6 screen protector could save you from Bendgate

With scattered reports of the iPhone 6 bending under various levels of use, some owners may feel the need to protect their purchases more than before. But what if you don’t want a case? Well, a Korean company called Patchworks claims you can significantly enhance the durability of your phone by …

DIY Wood Cabinet to Stash Your Trash

Need a place to stash that unsightly garbage bin? Dawn Nicole created this one seen above using these plans from Ana White, seen below.<p>If you are handy with a table saw, or can get someone to cut the wood for you, this would be a great project to tackle if your New Year’s resolution is to level up …

Woodworking

Here are the popular routes that will be cheaper to fly this year

There’s good news for those who resolved to travel more in 2015. Overall, ticket prices will be cheaper globally, thanks to lower fuel prices, and a forecast economic pickup in some regions that could help drive flyer demand and airline capacity. That’s according to a data-heavy report (pdf) by …

Flying

Hobbyist Kits - Yesterday (200-in-1) and Today (DuinoKit)!

Reading Time: 6 minutes<p>I must have been around twelve years of age when I began developing an interest in electronics. I started taking electronic …

Revealed: 12 secret iPhone apps only Apple employees have access to

There are nearly 1.3 million apps currently available in Apple’s iOS App Store. Spanning from media players, music streaming apps and mobile …

100% Free! Cellphone Repair Tutorials for beginners

Want to learn cellphone repair and become a Pioneer like Masters and Experts? Learn the basics and advance troubleshooting techniques without …

The 12 Best Free Online Business Courses To Take This Fall

Maybe you have entrepreneurial aspirations but are lacking a financial background. Or maybe you realize that after years as a professional you still don't know how to best manage your finances.<p>Whatever your situation, there are plenty of excellent free online courses available this fall. We've …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

DIY Tip of the Day: Free Dustpan. If your broom is too wide for a dustpan, try this tip. Tape the long edge of a piece of newspaper to the floor and sweep dust and shavings aboard over the taped edge. When you’re done, pull up the tape, wad up the paper and toss the whole thing. With this tip, you won’t have to bend over to hold the dustpan while you sweep up the pile.

TIK, An Incredibly Slim Minimalist Keychain Made From a Bike Chain

TIK is a minimalist keychain by Budapest-based designer Daniel Farkas that utilizes the joints of a bike chain for an incredibly slim footprint that …

How to Root Any Android in One Click

You’ve probably heard of people “rooting” their Android phones. If you’ve ever wondered how to do that yourself – or wondered why people would bother …

How to build a foldable lightbox

If you are one of the peeps that share what you make online and want it to look a bit better a lightbox can really come in handy. Well, you can build …

What I Learned from a Six Month Spending Freeze

If I were to say I am a shopping addict, the image you might create is of a guy carrying a dozen bags on each arm walking distractedly towards the …

How to Never Miss a Deal with IFTTT

If This Then That is one of our favorite automation services because it can do almost anything you tell it to. One of the things you can do is set up …

15 Car, Truck, and Motorcycle Shows to Hit in 2013

Dig through the local paper or community website in the spring and summer and it's easy to find car shows. But let's be honestif you've seen one bright red '57 Chevy with a swapped-in Corvette motor, you've seen 57 of them. It's the oddball events f<p>Dig through the local paper or community website …

How To Make Your Retirement Money Last

There’s a lot of financial advice on how to invest for retirement. But what should you do with the money you’ve accumulated in your 401(k) or IRA dollars once you retire?<p>That’s a key question, one I deal with frequently as a financial planner. After all, you’ll want the cash to last the rest of …

Plant Doctor: Never Let Your Plants Die Again - Technabob

There are some people who are just don’t know how to take care of plants. Or it might be that you’ve got some special plants in your house that need …

Chasing Green: Going Solar by Paying Your Utility Bill

Image by solarpowerforyou/Flickr<p>So far, my experience is that environmentalists and business executives often speak different languages. Take the …

5 Tips to Help You Save More and Get Rich Quicker

Let’s face it: We all waste money. Sometimes it’s that pair of jeans we don’t really need or that brand-name cereal that tastes just like the generic …

Personal Finance

11 Sleep Gadgets to Help You Snooze More Restfully, Wake Up More Refreshed

Having trouble getting a good night’s sleep? Whether your problem is a cranky alarm clock, a hot pillow or too much stress, we’ve tracked down a …

Subaru WRX Concept Makes World Debut

[GR]w5x-AHlXkWs[/GR]<p>New York, NY – Looks like Subaru may be trying to make its WRX line a bit more appealing to those that were put off in the past …

How to Authenticate Louis Vuitton Handbags

San Francisco-based online luxury reseller store The RealReal posted “How to authenticate Louis Vuitton,” a video starring Graham Wetzberger that …

Best Online Brokerage Rankings For 2013

Shares 67<p>For a couple of years now I've been talking about and reviewing a variety of online brokerages. We've talked about the features of each and …

Investing

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