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With 5 Quick Clicks You Can See All the Data Facebook Has on You (I Was Truly Stunned by What I Found)

It takes just five short steps to download the entire archive. You probably want to do it immediately.<p><i>(Update: Facebook says it's changing how you can access and change your privacy settings. Details are here.)</i><p>Tough times for Facebook--and they're only getting worse. The FTC is investigating, the …

50 Remarkably Wise Quotes That Will Inspire You to Success in Life | Inc.com

Life is a gift that has been given to you. It is in your hands to make the best out of it--dare to believe that you can. Through the ups and downs, you'll find a lesson to learn that will make you a better person. Each experience--good and bad--makes you grow. Get along with life and surely, things …

Motivation

Taste Beyond The Tongue

Pineapple Salad with Vanilla Custard Sauce

Make the pineapple salad: Toss the pineapple, mint, lime juice and superfine sugar in a large bowl. Cover and refrigerate until ready to serve.<p>For …

Dessert

A Sweet and Spicy Recipe for Broiled Chicken Thighs

Brush a honey glaze (sweet) on chicken coated with a fiery rub (spicy) for an ultra-tasty dish from MyRecipes.com.<p>Chili powder gives this recipe its …

How to get rich renting instead of buying a home

In an earlier post, I assessed home ownership from an investment perspective and found that homes are terrible investments that barely keep pace with inflation.<p>This poor investment, however, does force the average American to save the money they'd otherwise spend.<p>The result? The median net worth of …

This is what it looks like when the Apple Store’s architects build a house

If ever you wanted to model your home after a retail store, that retail store would doubtless be of the Apple variety. And if you want your home to …

4 modern home designs that have everything you need! (+ floor plans)

If you want gorgeous good looks, luxury touches, practicality, pretty gardens and even a garage for your home, you might think that you are making a …

The Ultimate Guide to Stocking a Home Tiki Bar

Over its almost-century-long history, the cult of tiki has certainly had its ebbs and flows. But what began in Hollywood over 80 years ago, with Don …

Buddhism is not a Religion. It's Something Much More. Here's Why

Buddhism is considered a religion, but for me it isn’t.<p>To be honest, I used to see it as just another religion, before I actually started delving …

Meditation

Huge NYC apartment is a nature-filled refuge in the sky

Who says “indoor-outdoor” is only for the West Coast?<p>Some people in New York City would be lucky to afford a new micro apartment of some 300 square feet, but for those with truly deep pockets, an expansive duplex combining multiple apartments is well within the realm of possibility. Just check out …

Old Hay Barn Converted To A Modern Guest House Filled With Light

It used to be just another old hay barn. It didn’t really have a purpose anymore. Then, in 2016, someone decided to make something out of it. That’s …

Architecture

'70s bunker-like house is actually a dream

Under ground but not underground<p>If you’re not quite ready to burrow all the way down into the ground in preparation for whatever may ensue in our volatile world in the coming days, weeks, and months, then consider the appeal of this under-ground but not-underground home in McLean, Virginia.<p>Designed …

These 10 beautiful Spanish words have no equivalent in English

One of the best things about learning a new language is discovering words with no equivalent in your native tongue. After all, they end up teaching …

The 20 Habits of Eventual Millionaires

I read book after book but the advice seemed awful. And even the advice that was clearly good ("eat better") there was almost zero chance I would follow.<p>I don't know how to take good advice. I don't know how to give it. And all of this talk about "habits" seems beyond me.<p>I was all alone with no one …

The coolest container house you'll ever see

Today we will see a project where sustainability equals sophistication! <i>Christina</i> <i>Menezes Architects</i>, based in Brazil, came with the beautiful concept …

7 Lower-Proof Cocktails Perfect for Day Drinking

There are few activities that scream summer quite as strongly as day drinking. Spending a Saturday or Sunday relaxing with cocktails, wine or beer …

Cocktails

9 Amazing Modern Houses!

Have you ever dreamt of your own modern house? A stylish mix of eclectic exterior design using different high quality materials to make it everything …

Step into the amazing 6.5m wide house!

La Casa Desnuda, today’s feature property, is an impressive Mexican house that boasts a particularly surprising architectural feature. At only 6.5 …

The Modern Home of Peaceful Elegance

In this edition of homify 360°, we travel to Brixham, a small fishing town located in Devon, south-west England. Here we discover an architectural …

South West England

Next level filmmaking: Quit your job and live in a van

It’s a good week for people who fancy quitting their jobs and travelling the world. First we shared the story of Walter Chang and his three-year …

This Is Why You Shouldn't Swipe Your Chip Credit Card

It's a mistake that could cost you.<p>You probably have a wallet full of credit cards with chips at this point. Banks have been rolling them out like crazy and they're supposed to be safer—as long as you use them the right way, that is. That's why the fact that some retailers—including Bed Bath & …

Identity Theft

A Cheesy Cauliflower Pasta That's Anything But Boring

Who says cauliflower is boring? When it's deeply roasted and tossed with hot, cheesy pasta, it's anything but.<p>*Welcome to Cooking Without Recipes, in which we teach you how to make a dish we love, but don’t worry too much about the nitty-gritty details of the recipe, so you can create your own …

Cauliflower

Hulu Secrets That Will Make Your Life Easier

While all the glory of streaming mostly goes to Netflix, subscription services like Hulu have just as much to offer. Despite a recently altered structure, Hulu has a catalog that now extends far beyond television and even into the Criterion collection. But how do you get the most out of your $7.99? …

3 Things You Should Use Your Credit Cards to Buy

Credit cards are not bad, even if they have stigma attached to them. That stigma is usually associated with poor spending and financial planning habits, something that we can all better plan for.<p>Everyone should have at least one or two credit cards, and should be using them often. But what do you …

How to take a screenshot on a Mac - and 10 more awesome tips

1. Introduction<p>Pointing a camera at a computer screen is never a good idea (hey there, reflections!), which is why the humble screenshot has proved a …

How To Avoid A Down Payment On A Mortgage

When purchasing a house, most people provide a cash down payment and borrow the remainder of the purchase price from a mortgage lender. A standard down payment is 20% of the appraised value of the home.<p>You are less of a risk to mortgage companies if you have provided 20% of the value. If you …

Personal Finance

Espresso Cola: Give Your Soda the Coffee Treatment It Deserves

Big-time caffeine and serious flavor: the Espresso Cola is the afternoon pick-me-up of our dreams.<p>There's caffeine and then there's the kind of big-time caffeine boost you'll get from topping off a bottle of Coca-Cola with two shots of espresso. But that's sort of the point, according to <b>Mike Haft</b> …

Coffee

15 Unique Twists on the Classic Caramel Apple

Sorry, candy corn. As much as we adore you, there’s another classic fall treat that will forever own our hearts. Yup, we’re talking about the sweet and juicy caramel apple. In fact, we love this simple dessert so much, we’ve decided to keep the flavor combo going strong all season long with 15 …

Recipes for Flat Abs: Healthy Pasta Salad

But saying that pasta is a contributor to America’s collective weight gain is an oversimplified statement—and not totally accurate. It's the type of …

Healthy Eating