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How to Nail Exposure in Your Photos Using Manual Mode

If you’ve been wanting to learn more about using your camera in manual mode and have 26 minutes to spare, here’s a helpful educational video by …

Shutter Speed

Wiping Out the Brain’s Retired Cells Prevents a Hallmark of Alzheimer's

A study in mice hints at a new approach for thwarting neurodegenerative diseases—but many questions remain.<p>In 2016, Darren Baker and Jan van Deursen from the Mayo Clinic announced that they had discovered a new way to prolong the life of mice: They cleansed the rodents of retired cells.<p>Over time, …

Alzheimer's Disease

Oprah Winfrey Uses the Same 3 Sentences to Get Every Meeting Off to the Perfect Start

Many meetings limp to a start. The group sits waiting for people to straggle in late. Others want to keep chatting about "important" but unrelated topics: The dreaded "since I have you here" move that turns the group's agenda into a personal one. Still others keep texting and emailing while the …

Oprah Winfrey

These Are Serge Ramelli’s Top 10 Best Photography Tips Ever (VIDEO)

Serge Ramelli is a photographer we follow and feature quite often on Shutterbug.com. We love Ramelli’s photography how-to videos and Photoshop and …

Top 10

3 Top Driverless Car Stocks to Watch in September

Waymo, BlackBerry, and General Motors are all bringing their unique talents to the self-driving vehicle market.<p>Driverless vehicles have the potential …

Ridesharing

Take Better Landscape Photos With This One Simple Trick

If you’re like me and you’re a fan of landscape photography, you’re always on the prowl for a way to improve your photos.<p>On many occasions, the way …

Framing

We did the math to calculate exactly how long it would take Salesforce CEO Marc Benioff to earn the $190 million he used to buy Time magazine

On Sunday, Salesforce CEO and co-founder Marc Benioff and wife Lynne Benioff announced they are buying Time Magazine for $190 million cash as individuals.<p>This isn't the first time Time magazine finds itself in new hands recently: The move comes not even one year after Meredith Corporation acquired …

Jeff Bezos

No-frills travel trailer camps 2 for $7K

Get outside on a budget<p>We’ve been on an affordable camper streak this week at Curbed, highlighting lightweight, budget camper trailers and a conversion camper that gets you van life for $35,000. Today’s focus is the Cargo Camper, a Texas-based company that’s building small, basic campers that get …

Campers

Jeff Bezos: When you find a business opportunity with these traits, 'don't just swipe right, get married'

Jeff Bezos knows a thing or two about spotting good business opportunities. At age 30, he left the security of a high-level job in finance to launch …

Jeff Bezos

Researched Data: How Long Should A Tesla Battery Last?

Let’s take an up-close look at Tesla battery life, with analysis from a long list of owners’ cars.Not long ago, we shared our friend Sean Mitchell’s …

Tesla Model 3

The Mate X is an affordable e-bike for the rugged commuter

Crowdfunding doesn’t always go so well, which is why it’s so heartwarming when a company bucks this trend. One of these rare success stories from the cesspit of crowdfunding was 2016’s Mate electric bike, something that also ended up being Scandinavia’s largest-grossing crowdfunding campaign. Now, …

DIY Raspberry Pi Pocket Projector Project

Using a Raspberry Pi Zero W YouTuber Novaspirit Tech released a new video yesterday reviewing MickMake’s Raspberry Pi Zero W pocket projector. Check …

Raspberry Pi

How To Make Overnight Oats For Easy, Fall Inspired Breakfasts, According To A Nutrition Expert

What are your thoughts on breakfast? Are you the type of person who wakes up ravenous, or who can't <i>possibly</i> imagine eating so early? Personally, when …

Breakfast

Forget Crunches — According to This Trainer, These Are the Most Effective Flat-Belly Exercises

Trying to lose belly fat can seem like an impossible feat. SWEAT trainer Kelsey Wells wants you to know you are not alone! When we spoke to her recently, she laid down the truth for us: "How our bodies store fat is mostly based on genetics. That said, it's impossible to spot-reduce body fat." So …

Body Fat

This avocado chocolate pudding is sugar-free dessert heaven

Presented by Pyure Organic<p>Sometimes, you just really crave something sweet. But most of the time, you can’t afford the immediate urge to take a nap …

Dessert

At water-starved Lake Mead and Lake Powell, 'the crisis is already real,' scientists say

With Lake Mead dropping to levels that could trigger water cutbacks in less than two years, there's been a lot of talk lately about negotiating a deal to keep the reservoir from falling even further.<p>But in a new report, scientists say the situation is just as worrisome upstream at Lake Powell.<p>The …

Colorado River

How to raise happy kids – 10 steps backed by science

<b>When you ask parents what they want for their kids, what’s usually the most common reply? They want their children to be happy.</b><p>… <b>the well-being of</b> …

Kids

The rise of giant consumer startups that said no to investor money

A new breed of entrepreneurs is creating huge consumer brands — like MVMT and Tuft & Needle — without venture capital, and laughing all the way to the bank.<p>When Moiz Ali launched his startup Native, the maker of a natural deodorant brand, he couldn’t help but be self-conscious when mingling with …

Entrepreneurship

Kirby: My Kind of Mormon — me, myself and I

Years ago, I went through a faith crisis. I won’t bore you with the details. I only mention it now because when I popped out the other side, I was …

Religion

Have a pool for the day with the Airbnb of swimming pools

Want to host a pool party, but you don’t own a pool? No problem with Swimply, the Airbnb of swimming pools. Swimply is an online marketplace where …

Prepare To Invest In The Second Machine Age

Corporate earnings are set to rise more than 20%. Productivity gains in excess of 5% of global GDP are possible. And $650 billion of new industrial spending is likely.<p>That’s all according to “Capital Goods: Data Era Investment and the ‘Second Machine Age,’” a new report from Morgan Stanley …

General Electric

16 Exercises That Will Keep You Fit After 40

Fight aging with these moves that work on mobility and balance.<p>Getting older doesn’t mean you have to work out less.<p>In fact, you should probably add <i>more</i> exercises to your repertoire as you age to help you stay spry and prevent injury. David Jack, creator of the Men's Health Muscle After 40 (MA40) …

Workouts

Safest level of alcohol consumption is none, worldwide study shows

To minimize health risks, the optimal amount of alcohol someone should consume is none. That’s the simple, surprising conclusion of a massive study, co-authored by 512 researchers from 243 institutions, published Thursday in the prestigious journal the Lancet.<p>The researchers built a databaseof more …

Alcohol

How to Make No-Bake Energy Balls - Chowhound

Hiking can be as casual or as strenuous as you like, but whether you’re doing a 3-mile loop around a relatively flat lake or a 12-mile uphill …

Breakfast

The 10 Best Podcasts For Kids in 2018 (So Far)

When you listen to the right podcast your day gets a thousand times better. Listening to a podcast is like getting invited into a room where all of …

Forget FANG Stocks, Bet on WANG ETFs

FANGs are Wall Street’s hot sellers. But overvaluation concerns are rife for FANGs. Bank of America Merrill Lynch analysts, raised warnings ahead of …

"It Was Instinctual"—5 Fierce Entrepreneurs Recall Their Light Bulb Moments

At the core of every successful venture, there's one thing: a brilliant idea. The best entrepreneurs manage to spot an opportunity, recognize its …

Light Bulbs

A Guide to Drone Photography/Cinematography for Architecture

Drone photography has been one of the biggest advancements in aerial photography and cinematography. Drones began making a huge impact on filmmaking …

Malaysian Chicken Saté With Ginger, Turmeric, and Cumin

In a blender, combine shallots, lemongrass, ginger, turmeric, and half the oil and blend into paste.<p>In a dry pan over medium hear, lightly toast …

How to Make Your Own Barn Wood

It’s easy to do, looks authentic and saves 
you a fortune!<p>There are a few essential tools for this project. The first is an angle grinder. It doesn’t …