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How to Tip When Traveling Around the World

There is nothing more vexing than trying to figure out who to tip, how much, and when—especially when you're in a foreign country. You’ll come face …

What I Wish I'd Known About Running a Startup

<i>This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>I knew building a startup would be hard. I knew it would be slow. I knew we had to do lots of customer development and build something people want.<p>But there were things I didn’t know.<p>A lot of the work is actually email<p>Someone asked me recently what a …

Three Ways To Protect Yourself From Hackers

Another day, another data breach. At least that’s what it feels like after the data firm Hold Security made public its discovery that a gang of Russian hackers has made off with a cache of 1.2 billion user name/password combinations and more than 500 million email addresses. As reported by the New …

How to Make a Wooden Viking-Style Beer Mug

Flanders, Belgium designer bricobart of Yak-Proof demonstrates how to make a Viking-style beer mug out of wood in his step-by-step Instructables …

Edward Snowden, The Dark Prophet

To avoid surveillance, the first four Americans to visit Edward Snowden in Moscow carried no cell phones or laptops. They flew coach on Delta from …

Homebrew Kegging System That Makes Packaging Your Homebrew Beer a Breeze

Homebrew Kegging Systems Make Packaging Your Beer a Breeze<p><b>Homebrew Kegging</b> is such a convenient way of packaging, conditioning and dispensing your …

Craft beer: a guide for beginners

Once there was real ale. It was safe, steady and you knew where you were with it. But now ale has a hip young cousin: craft beer. It even has its own festivals, such as this weekend's Liverpool Craft Beer Expo. So what's craft beer all about, beyond fashionable beards and American beers? For novice …

Brew in a Bag – A Step By Step Beginner’s Guide to Brewing All Grain Beer At Home – Jon Finch

If you can make soup, you can brew fantastic craft beer at home.<p>I use a method called ‘Brew in a Bag’ that was developed and became popular in …

Beer

Fossil Cove Sour - Basic Brewing Video - August 15, 2013

The True Costs of Developing an App

<i>Jeremy Rappaport is a writer at Fueled, the leading iPhone application developers and masters of mobile design in New York City. This post was originally published on the Fueled blog.</i><p>Everyone knows about the big names: Angry Birds, Candy Crush, Facebook, Twitter, Uber, Instagram. Countless others …

This is What You Need to Know About Metadata

Every image you take has a secret life, an unseen alto ego that defines it. When you look at an image on screen, you see a representation of the …

America's Coolest Breweries (PHOTOS)

The last decade has brought a resurgence of craft breweries across the country. The coolest not only make outstanding beer, but also are designed with a sense of place in mind, offering activities, brewery tours, and personality to match.<p>No matter the location, these breweries are on a mission to …

5 Things You Might Not Have Known About God And Beer

On <i>Weekend Edition Sunday</i>, NPR's John Burnett describes how some churches are trying to attract new members by creating a different sort of Christian community around craft beer.<p>This is actually nothing new. For centuries, beer has brought people together to worship God. And God has inspired people …

15 Ways The United States Is The Best (At Being The Worst)

We hear it all the time, from every corner of the political sphere: There's no other country on the planet quite like the United States of America. Such pronouncements are typically of the rah-rah variety, and it's indisputably true that this country is exceptional in a large number of ways.<p>But …

nICE Mug, A Reusable Mold That Creates a Drinking Mug Made of Ice

Minneapolis inventor Glenn Auerbach of Saunatimes and his team of friends have developed the “nICE Mug,” a reusable mold that creates a drinking mug …

All Your Favorite Fictional Beers on One Poster

Pop Chart Lab illustrated 71 of pop culture's fictional brews. All of your favorites from TV, books, and film are represented, from Homer Simpson's …

SD card slot makes the Media Drive a new type of Wi-Fi storage expander

Its supersmall size is not the only cool thing about the SanDisk Connect Wireless Media Drive.<p>The new device is the latest to join the long list of …

Kindle Fire

The Extreme Measures One Man Took To Learn About Online Tracking

Curtis Wallen spent 10 Bitcoin and six months scouring the deep Web for enough details to create an entire new person. His project raises questions about anonymity, identity, and privacy.<p>Aaron Brown has scruffy brown hair, a thin mustache-goatee combo, and one of those mouths that rests in a frown. …

17 Essential Items Every Guy Should Own

We know that many men find shopping challenging, which is why we've whipped up clothing guides for everything from pants to suits to shoes to shorts (yes, we're OK with guys wearing shorts -- sometimes). But at the end of the day, it's easiest to just have a simple, go-to list: What does a guy need …

America's Form Of Capitalism Kills Free Enterprise And Democracy

Many believe that Capitalism is synonymous with free enterprise and democracy. Capitalism is neither free enterprise nor democracy. After-all, China …

Bacon Banana Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Frosting + a Bourbon Drizzle

Bacon Banana Cupcakes with Peanut Butter Frosting + a Bourbon Drizzle.<p><i>by</i> Jessica <i>on</i> September 6, 2013 107<p>I always make these sorts of… resolutions, if …

Co-CEOs...and Other Org Chart Disasters to Avoid | Inc.com

There are of course any number of contributing factors in the sad, sorry tale of the decline of RIM (known to most people by the name of their flagship product, the Blackberry).<p>One straw in the wind was particularly telling, however, and that was trying to run the business with two co-CEO's. I …

Syrian activists offer harrowing accounts of alleged chemical attacks

CAIRO -- Syrian opposition activists reached in the suburbs of Damascus provided harrowing accounts of what they said were chemical attacks unleashed by the military early Wednesday.<p>Although descriptions varied, they generally said that the chemical agents were deployed using rockets that landed …

The UK Smashed The Guardian's Hard Drives to Curtail the Snowden Leaks

The Guardian Editor in Chief Alan Rusbridger has revealed that members of the UK Government Communications Headquarters oversaw the destruction of the newspaper’s hard drives in an effort to keep material leaked by Edward Snowden from coming to light.<p>Rusbridger claims that the Guardian’s reporting …

Saudi Arabia is expanding its anti-witchcraft police unit

The sorceress was naked.<p>The sight of her bare flesh startled the prudish officers of Saudi Arabia’s infamous religious police, the Committee for the Promotion of Virtue and the Prevention of Vice (CPVPV), which had barged into her room in what was supposed to be a routine raid of a magical hideout …

Religion

NSA Spying: The Three Pillars of Government Trust Have Fallen

From beginner to selling my app in the app store in 2 months

I’ve read many posts in the past asking how to get started learning to code, or asking what people should do next after they’ve finished Code Academy. I wanted to give my story thus far to help others get started, because I’m currently on a “progress high” from how exciting it is to make an app.<p><b>“No</b> …