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Five of the finest flatpack homes

There's little doubt that the neatly packaged nature of a certain Swedish furniture-maker's products are a big reason for its success, and lately …

Off-grid

It's 3 p.m., so let's re-live the 3 funniest words of Norm Macdonald's career

<b>It’s 3 p.m.! Let The A.V. Club briefly make use of a few precious minutes of your rapidly depleting leisure time with some pop culture ephemera</b> …

Comedy

Delete old iOS backups to free up tons of space on your Mac

I was shocked to discover that the biggest chunk of data occupying my MacBook's ($1,249 at Amazon.com) limited storage were iOS files. Needless iOS files, to be exact. I was unknowingly storing iPhone ($1,000 at Cricket Wireless) backups on my Mac for an iPhone and an iPad ($346 at Amazon …

Operating Systems

Here's Every Show and Movie That's New to Amazon Prime Video in August 2018

Amazon Prime Video is offering a new slate of movies and television series in August 2018, giving Prime customers a chance to catch up on old …

Entertainment

The New Nordic A-Frame: A Flat-Pack Tiny House by BIG

Tight quarters aren’t what you expect from the architect who dubbed his studio BIG (for Bjarke Ingels Group). As Ingels and his friend Søren Rose, …

New York State

Tips of the Week: Popsicle Sanding Sticks, Swapable Work Surfaces, Wall Framing Trick, Wire Splicing to NASA Standards

<i>Tips of the Week is our weekly peek at some of the best making tips, tricks, and recommendations we’ve discovered in our travels. Check in every Friday to see what we’ve discovered. And we want to hear from you. Please share your tips, shortcuts, best practices, and tall shop tales in the comments</i> …

10 Ways to Enjoy the Best Grilled Salmon

Grilled salmon is an easy, good-for-you meal your whole family will enjoy. Not only does grilled salmon taste great even without sauces and …

Seafood

A Groovy New Southeast Asian Restaurant Slides Into Palms

Palms has a cool new spot for Southeast Asian cuisine, and it’s called <b>Mee & Greet</b>. From Humble Potato founder <b>Eric Ong</b>, the casual evening restaurant takes over a former doughnut shop on the other side of the strip mall as Kogi Taqueria. It’s a huge get for the neighborhood, which already sports …

Gorgeous A-frame retreat is also off-grid

JR’s Hut measures just 301 square feet<p>This gorgeous A-frame perches on a hill outside Gundagai in New South Wales, Australia, on Kimo Estate, a 7,000-acre working farm that pulls double duty as a wedding venue that also offers vacation rentals. Designed by Anthony Hunt Design and Luke Stanley …

Off-grid

11 Things You Might Not Know About Charles Lindbergh

Salvador Dalí, a leader of the Surrealist movement, is arguably one of the world’s most famous artists—but his creative talents went far beyond the …

George Lucas

Here's What's Actually Going On When You (Or Someone In Your Life) Can't Stop Complaining

Research shows that constant grumbling, bewailing, and lamenting not only torments the people around us but harms our health and adds stress to our …

Step 2

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The Best True Crime Podcasts You Need To Be Listening To Right Now

<b>Last Updated: August 8th</b><p>True Crime and podcasts go together like peanut butter and (that wrongly incarcerated sh*t is my) jam! With the massive successes of <i>Serial</i>, <i>The Jinx</i>, <i>Making a Murderer</i>, and so many more, it’s clear that we have an insatiable appetite for all things true crime.<p>That means that …

Storytelling

Wes Anderson Is an Advertising Genius: 15 Amazing Commercials Directed by the Indie Auteur — Watch

You don't have to go to the movie theater or On Demand to watch the brilliance of Wes Anderson.<p>Wes Anderson is easily one of the most singular voices …

Funny Pictures – March 12, 2018

This local lawyer makes a valid point. <br>viaA lemur discovers the wonders of cupcakes. <br>viaThe best kind of hair dryer. <br>viaThere’s a new bike gang in …

10 Awesome Camera Hacks That Will Give a Unique Look to Your Photographs (VIDEO)

It’s been awhile since we’ve brought you any photo hacks, but the 10 tricks in this video are really good. And like others we’ve posted in the past, …

Brutalist Wallpaper for Your Concrete Jungle Apartment

Love it or hate it, Brutalist architecture makes up a substantial part of New York City. Now, you can bring a little bit of that concrete aesthetic</i> …

Has the Black Dahlia Murder Finally Been Solved?

“What’s with this British author coming in and solving America’s most notorious unsolved murder?” says Piu Eatwell, jokingly describing the public …

Scaling the solar system

Every now and again, in interviews and on social media, I'm asked an interesting question: If there was one thing you wish people understood better …

Astronomy

Bowie’s Berlin: the city that shaped a 1970s masterpiece

David Bowie’s groundbreaking album “Heroes” features a presence as palpable and influential as any of his many personas: the city of Berlin. Des …

Germany

How to Make Stop Motion Videos

Stop motion is actually a really easy thing that everyone could integrate into their videos. Here, Rob starts out with a broad overview of where you …

Brutalist wallpaper brings the concrete dream to any room

Whether you’re all-in or on the fence, there’s no denying that brutalist architecture can be quite dramatic in scope and scale. Whether hefty libraries, train stations, or apartment blocks, these concrete monoliths command the stage, wherever it may be.<p>If living inside a brutalist structure isn’t …

This Is The Odd Writing Technique Used by David Bowie, Kurt Cobain, and Bob Dylan

It's the mid-'70s, and David Bowie is staring at the sheet of paper he's just filled with new song lyrics. After a moment, he opens his drawer, pulls …

David Bowie

ChordBud has got all the tools you’ll need for making interesting progressions

If writing your tracks by using chords is the way you work, then you might want to take a look at ChordBud, a new universal iOS app for doing just …

Apps

Fight Club: An Oral History

<i>Hated by some, and feared by many more, Fight Club had to scratch and claw its way into existence. A full 15 years after it first brawled its way</i> …

These Are the White Chili Recipes You're Probably Not Making (But Should Be)

I’m indecisive when it comes to what I want to eat, especially in the wintertime. I’ve found I tend to crave something warm at night (especially in …

Download Storyboarder for Free and Visualize Your Story Now

Wonder Unit's free, open-source software allows artists of all types to create storyboards and animatics. And even improve the code.<p>Ever wanted to …

GIF Animations

Nostalgia’s unexpected etymology explains why it can feel so painful

Many linguists believe the words we speak have an influence on our thoughts and feelings. Each language contains terms with no direct equivalent that give us a glimpse into the intimate elements of a culture’s distinct character. Every time a new word is created, it reflects a society’s need for …

Language

15 Netflix hidden-gem horror movies for all you fear addicts out there (2017 edition)

Smell that air? Feel that brisk breeze? Wearing a jacket? That's right, dummy. It's October.<p>And <i>since</i> it's October, you want to watch horror movies, …

Horror

I've been coaching successful people for years, and the same trait holds nearly all of them back

As a career and personal growth coach, I've had the pleasure of working with hundreds of top professionals who've achieved truly great things in their lives and careers.<p>Sadly, more often than not, these same high achievers demonstrate one key trait that wreaks havoc on their lives, relationships …

Self-improvement