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How to learn coding for free: A guide for designers

Learning to code can be one of the most daunting tasks a designer can undertake. Code looks complicated, reads like gibberish, feels boring, and …

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The 14 Best Brunches in The World

Where to enjoy your favorite meal anywhere in the world.<p>Brunch: It’s everyone’s favorite weekend activity. Few things beat a languorous mid-day meal, …

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How to Regrow Vegetables From Scraps

<i>This piece originally appeared on Fix.com.</i><p>Have you ever gone grocery shopping for fresh produce only to check out with sticker shock? Do you then get …

How you can find out everything Google knows about you

When you use Google, you are making a deal. You get to use services like Gmail, Drive, search, YouTube, and Google Maps for free.<p>In exchange, you …

21 Recipes We're Bookmarking Just for the Marinades

These recipes all have one thing in common: Awesome, versatile mariandes.<p>These recipes are perfect as-is—but we'll be honest: Most of the time, we just use them for the versatile, crazy-flavorful marinades.

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Where to stay and what to do in San Sebastian

<b>What to do</b><p>Get involved in the Capital of Culture events<p>As part of the celebrations held in honour of its being chosen as European Capital of Culture 2016, San Sebastián will host a range of exhibitions, talks and events throughout the year. These will cover a variety of topics, from art to …

21 Excuses to Break Out the Soy Sauce

It adds color, flavor, and a salty umami hit. Is there anything soy sauce can't do?<p>It adds color, flavor, and a salty umami hit. Is there anything soy sauce can't do? We've got 21 ways to find out.

How to Make the Perfect Soufflé

Inspired by her cookbook, Mastering My Mistakes in the Kitchen, F&W editor in chief Dana Cowin takes a cooking lesson from a chef. This month, …

What It's Actually Like to Road Trip Across Australia

All photos by Christina Pickard<p>The camper van at sunset<p>With their seven-month-old daughter and dog in tow, an intrepid couple heads across the vast …

5 New Rubs to Change Up Your Roast Chicken Game

Some people spend the winter months making hearty stews and crock pot-braised meats. I spend them roasting chickens.<p>A simple roast chicken is one of …

Dim Sum Recipes

Dim sum, a distinctly active and fun style of Chinese dining, is a Cantonese tradition. It began in small roadside teahouses, which served simple …

Do This 52 Week Photography Challenge to Improve Your Skills in 2016

If you’re looking to get better at photography in 2016, one great option is to do a 52-week photography challenge that forces you to complete regular …

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The 20 Most Beautiful Places in Italy

Few parts of the world can claim so rich a store of art, architecture, music, and food—or so intense a range of natural beauty, from craggy mountains to verdant hills to coasts of shattering beauty. No list of "bests" or "tops" from among the thousands of possibilities could be definitive. So …

Wine & Cocktails – Fodors Travel Guide

All Categories<p>Paris has never before been home to so many fantastic wine bars.<p>Learn to say “Na zdrowie!” at the coolest cocktail bars in Warsaw, …

Seafood Pastas

These hearty recipes include angel hair pasta with squid, mussels, and zucchini and seafood capellini with saffron.

Microsoft's newest app turns anyone into a programmer

As software continues to eat the world, there's more demand than ever for mobile apps in every facet of our lives.<p>But while the consumer app market just keeps growing and growing, the number of business apps just isn't keeping pace. Meanwhile, users are stuck using their old legacy software, tied …

The Hidden Features of Google Maps

Staying on top of new navigation features is a little tedious so it's a good thing we do it for you! But like, for serious.<p><i>This post originally appeared on</i> Map Happy<i>.</i><p>Sometimes I don't even notice until I'm in the middle of something and notice my phone is doing this weird thing it never used to do. …

Negroni Recipe Updated: NYC's Eben Freeman Makes a Camparinette

As part of Cocktail Week, watch Eben Freeman, the man behind the bar at New York City's Genuine Liquorette, make a cocktail he calls the Camparinette. Also made with Campari and vermouth, Freeman's take on a negroni is a little heavier on the gin than the standard variation. Watch this video and …

What is AUTOFOCUS? – A Beginner’s Guide

A seemingly standard option to any respectable camera, autofocus can make the difference between a well-taken shot and a missed opportunity. But what …

Street Photography in China

For the past 29 years I’ve been traveling to China for my day job as an industrial designer to manage the ramp-up of new products manufactured in …

5 Things to Consider When Choosing a DSLR Lens

One of the main benefits of owning a DSLR camera is the ability to utilize a wide variety of different lenses. Most professional photographers will …

Google Maps update v9.13: add businesses, Street View thumbnails and more

Have you noticed a new Google Maps update hit your device? It happens to come with some nifty new features. This upgrade takes the Search Giant’s mapping app to version 9.13. It comes with a couple main improvements, as well as your typical bug fixes, so let’s dig into all the details.<p>The coolest …

What you need to know about upgrading to Windows 10

Everyone has a Windows upgrade horror story. For me, it was an XP installation that inexplicably crashed halfway through the upgrade process, somehow corrupting my hard drive at the same time. And with Windows 10 launching on July 29th, it's hard to avoid the traumatic flashbacks to past Windows …

12 Expert Tips For Photographing Cityscapes At Night

<b>Jimmy Mcintyre</b> <i>is a travel photographer and educator. His photos have been published in local and national magazines, including the BBC. His online</i> …

Autofocus Microadjustment: Ensuring Consistently Sharp Images

Modern lenses are small miracles. They don’t defy the laws of physics, but they sure come close. Are you getting all you can out of your lens, though?<p>…

Seeing in Depth of Field: A Simple Understanding of Aperture

Photography can be simply defined as: painting with light. When you are painting with light, you are creating a story in a split second. That’s what …

Articles about 5 modern concrete floors on Dwell.com - Dwell

It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so here’s a jaunt to five modern abodes we adore.<p>Refresh your home for the summer season with these simple modern upgrades.<p>When researching the benefits of building with a prefab concrete system, one of the outstanding elements that comes …

10 Coolest Dog Breeds For The Man About Town

I’ve had the pleasure of owning a few dogs that have been both best friends and an amazing family companions. This got me thinking about what dogs …