John Walcutt

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This Photographer Deleted His Social Media with 1.5 Million Followers

Professional landscape photographer Dave Morrow had thriving social media accounts with over 1.5 million followers. Last year, he decided to delete …

28 Hidden iOS 11 Tips You Need to Know

You think you know iOS 11? Not until you master all of these under-the-hood goodies.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Can Your Retirement Portfolio Survive a Stock Market Crash? Here's How to Tell

Between firing up the backyard grill and lazing on the beach, there's another activity you should be squeezing into your schedule this summer: giving …

Learn how to get the perfect exposure every time

A camera’s built in meter often does a great job of making a “correct” exposure, but it’s not always what the photographer wants to capture. Despite …

Nikon D-series

Time to ditch the desktop? Best productivity apps, accessories, tips and tricks for iPad Pro

From Adobe and Google to Microsoft Office, our guide to the best productivity apps for the iPad Pro.<p>While many of us use iPads to watch movies on the …

Deleting This 1 App Can Literally Double Your Phone's Battery Life | Inc.com

Last week, I deleted Facebook from my phone and literally doubled my battery life. Not just overnight, but instantly.<p>You can too--or, if that's too extreme a reaction, there are a few simple things you can do to minimize Big Social's impact on how often you need to recharge your phone. As an …

Apps

How to stream your video collection to any device

It’s like Netflix on your PC<p>As great as Netflix is, movies and shows don't stick around on the service forever. As licensing deals renew or expire, Netflix loses old videos and gains new ones—which means that, on any given day, you might look up your favorite TV show only to find it's gone.<p>For a …

7 Worthwhile Uses For Your Old Phone or Tablet

No need for it to be sitting useless in a drawer.<p>When it's time to upgrade to a new phone or tablet, the question comes up: What do you do with the old one?<p>You've got a few options to pick from. You could pass it on to a friend or family member, if you're feeling generous, or you could take …

Batteries

Dreamlike Landscape Photography by Matias Alonso Revelli

<b>Matias Alonso Revelli</b> is a talented 23-year-old self-taught photographer and retoucher currently based in Bahia Blanca, Buenos Aires, Argentina. …

Do Retirees Get Special Tax Breaks?

Retirees and older taxpayers have a host of special tax breaks they can take advantage of. Learn how you might be able to save thousands of dollars …

Worried about your public Facebook data? You might want to try these tools

If you're a Facebook user, by now you probably know that every "like" and piece of information gets aggregated into a set of anonymized data, which …

Social Media

What Happens to an IRA When Its Owner Passes Away?

IRAs were created to help people save enough to meet their financial needs in retirement. But often, people die before they've completely used up their IRA money. It's important to know what happens after an IRA owner passes away so that surviving family members handle the IRA correctly and avoid …

How to access Mac’s hidden photo-editing app

Whether you know it or not, if you own a Mac, you also own a surprisingly powerful editing tool—and it’s hiding in plain site.<p>Not everyone needs …

Tutorials

The consumer drone market is starting to look a lot like the early smartphone market

Ten years ago this week, Apple released a compact, rounded rectangle that changed how billions around the world interact and share information. Before the iPhone, and for a while afterwards, smartphones were generally clunky, complicated devices that tried to mimic the experience of using a …

From an elevated 19th-century pneumatic railway to a skyscraper cathedral and a Native American alternative to the Statue of Liberty, Never Built New York chronicles ambitious plans for the city which never saw the light of day<p>Never Built New York, by Greg Goldin and Sam Lubell, is published by …

Native Americans

I Earned More From Photo Gigs in 2016 With My iPhone Than My DSLRs

2016 ended in a most fitting fashion for the new way I am trying to earn a living as a freelance photographer. On December 27, I was on Montara Beach …

Social Security Plans To Provide Even Less Information

<i>(Kotlikoff also contributes to Forbes. His posts can be found here.)</i><p>The Social Security Administration just quietly noted on its website that it will mail out even fewer earnings and estimated benefits statements to save the agency money. The agency said it had “no choice” because Congress has cut …

8 Insanely Easy Things You Can Do Today to Immediately Improve Your Landscape Photography

What if you could make just a single, easy change to the way you approach landscape photography, and see an immediate boost in the quality of the …

How to Invest During Your Retirement Years | Investopedia

There are many ways to invest, especially when it comes to retirement investing, which leads to many ways to do things sub-optimally. Unfortunately, …

Retirement

The origin of your TV set is a simple lesson in the dangers of ignoring globalization

Donald Trump is right. The US doesn’t make TV sets anymore, and it’s mind-boggling that an industry that once supported as many as 100 American manufacturers churning out millions of devices each year went from startup to standard-bearer to extinction in 50 years’ time.<p>But the US president-elect is …

The warning signs of fascism that Americans should be watching for under president Donald Trump

“When fascism comes to America, it will be wrapped in the flag and carrying a cross,” goes the aphorism commonly attributed (perhaps mistakenly) to Sinclair Lewis. The election of soon-to-be president Donald Trump suggests the prediction may turn out to have been only half-true.<p>As Trump opponents …

5 Financial Steps You Should Take Before You Retire

You've worked hard for your money throughout your career, and once you retire, it'll be time for your money to start taking care of you. But before you call it quits, set aside some time to take these five financial steps. They'll help you make the transition from employee to retiree and set you on …

What's really inside the deep sea internet cables that keep us all online?

What does the inside of the internet look like? In this YouTube video, father-son duo Dan and Lincoln Markham cut open an internet-carrying undersea …

Filmmaker ScottDW trades his pro video gear for Canon EOS 80D: Watch the results

What happens when you swap out a video pro's cinema-grade gear with a Canon EOS 80D?<p>Filmmaker ScottDW found out, when he put down his usual pro kit …

Will Donald Trump be forced to battle the bond vigilantes?

There are men and women alive today who have never felt the cold touch of the bond vigilantes.<p>These semi-mythical figures threatened to arise during the Obama administration, but never did. They haunted the first Clinton administration to the point of paranoia. They are, simply speaking, bond …

Donald Trump

What Are the Characteristics of Successful Investors? | Investopedia

Successful Investors Have Reasonable Expectations<p>The most successful investors have reasonable expectations. Here are some examples:<p>Your investment …

Managing Multiple Revenue Streams in Retirement | Investopedia

Taking the time to look ahead – maybe far ahead – to retirement should be an important part of your annual financial planning checkup. Most older …

Retirement

MacTrast Deals: The Adobe KnowHow All-Inclusive Photography Bundle

- Dec 10, 2016<p>The Adobe KnowHow All-Inclusive Photography Bundle offers 13 courses, made up of over 65 hours of top-quality photography and image …

Tutorials

Are Preferred Dividends the Answer to Stock Market Risk?

Many income investors prefer not to take on too much market risk. Although dividend-paying stocks offer the potential for growth as well as regular income, they also come with the risk of total loss that comes with owning shares of common stock. That's why some investors turn to preferred stock, …