James Pope

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Download this Snowball Debt Calculator and Plan to Get Out of Debt

If you're struggling with paying down credit cards or loans, the "Snowball Method" gives you a way to pay down each debt, then roll what you would …

Death To The Resume? How To Go Paperless And Score Jobs Socially

With, well, the Internet, who needs a resume anymore? Here’s the best way to create an online presence that will have employers coming to you–not the other way around.<p>I’ve never liked the idea of a resume. Partly that’s because I haven’t had a normal job since 2002. At any given point, I’m writing …

Copper.io is building a set of tools to run and monitor your cloud

Copper.io is a small company with big ambitions: It wants to assemble a full set of tools to run and monitor your cloud deployments — regardless of …

How To Get Rid of Stuff (and Simplify Your Life)

Whether you're about to move or just trying to simplify your life, ridding yourself of clutter can be an uphill battle. Tackling a whole pile of …

Mozilla Thimble Teaches You HTML and CSS with a Side-by-Side HTML Editor

We recently told you about Mozilla's new Webmaker projects that teach you how to code, and the first one is ready for a test drive right now. Thimble …

Mozilla

Master Organizing Tips from Justin Klosky

If you're one of the chronically disorganized, Justin Klosky has some time-saving tips for you. The expert behind O.C.D. Experience (Organize & …

8 Beautiful, Last-Minute Ideas for Your Thanksgiving Table

Happy pre-Thanksgiving, friends! Have you decorated your table yet? No need to stress — we have eight ideas for a beautiful, easy centerpiece.<p><b>A</b> …

Great DIY Desks with IKEA Countertops and Legs

This is a pearl of wisdom that I received years ago and wanted to bring back right now. When in need of a really simple, nice, natural material desk, …

The Janki Method Shortens the Time It'll Take You to Learn to Code

We believe mastery takes time and you can't learn to be great at something if you're trying to learn in a hurry, but that isn't always the case. …

These Circuit Board Wedding Invitations Are Perfect for Any Geeks in Love

When Bill and Mara decided to have a geeky wedding, they realized they needed geeky wedding invitations. And what better way to show off their …

Geek

This DIY Power Outlet Adds a Pair of Good-Looking Plugs to Any Desk or Surface

If you're thinking about adding a power outlet to your desk or workspace but you don't want to just slap in a power strip, you could do worse than …

Powerstrip

"Bake Me A Cake" Table Lamp

When I first laid eyes upon this cake stand table lamp, I thought it was gorgeous. So warm and playful! Then I learned that to change the light bulb, …

Vegetarian: Baked Acorn Squash With Wild Rice, Pecan and Cranberry Stuffing

I'm a graduate student, and anyone who's ever shared my plight knows that when things get busy at school, certain aspects of life start to fall by the wayside—you know, like showering and conversing with relatives and eating food that isn't pita bread dipped in hummus.<p>For the past few weeks, I've …

Lofty Buttermilk Pancakes, Honey Yogurt Parfaits, Avocado Breakfast Pizza & Savory Brown Rice Congee

If you're not craving a stack of syrupy buttermilk pancakes after this week-long ode to the breakfast table, then you might need to stare at this …

This Cheat Sheet Makes Learning Your Way Around Linux Easy

Whether you're experimenting with Linux or making the switch, you'll need to get your bearings. This Linux cheat sheet runs you through common and …

How Amazon's Navigation Is So Damn Fast

If you've ever been amazed by just how fast and responsive Amazon's drop-down menus are, you're not alone. But Ben Kamens, lead developer at the Kahn …

15 Online Sources Perfect for The Art Lover on a Budget

I wish I had the kind of disposable income that allowed me to walk into my favorite galleries and buy the work that I love right off the walls, but …

Archives

How To Create a Gallery Wall on a Budget

Gallery Wall Inspiration<p>With $200 to spend upfront and a large space to fill, I knew my vision of a gallery wall was not immediately attainable. I …