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These Are The Classic Focal Lengths For The Classic Photography Genres

One of the best parts of getting serious about photography is discovering everything you can achieve with a broad array of lenses. It can be …

Cameras

Trek Bicycle president slams Trump on corporate taxes, failed leadership, and 'America First theory'

The president of North America's largest bicycle manufacturer has slammed President Donald Trump over his corporate-tax reform, failed leadership, and misguided "America First theory."<p>John Burke, the head of Waterloo, Wisconsin-based Trek Bicycle Corp., lambasted Trump during an interview with …

Donald Trump

Quick Tip: How to Balance Strobe and Sun for Dramatic Mid-Day Portraits

The best time to shoot portraits (or almost anything) is golden hour, but it’s not the <i>only</i> time. Grab an ND filter, a strobe, and this tutorial by …

Tutorials

Here’s How to Photograph the First Coast-to-Coast Total Eclipse of the Sun Since 1918

Photographers in the U.S. are in for a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity on August 21st when we’ll experience a total eclipse of the sun viewable from …

Photojournalism

How Much You Could Earn After Code School Boot Camp | Investopedia

If you are looking to make a career change but think you lack the time and money to take the plunge, perhaps you should consider computer code …

Employment

20 Ways to Accidentally Ruin the Next 20 Years of Your Life

It is our choices that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.And so often, against our better judgment, we accidentally make the wrong …

Days of our Lives

How 2 Amex credit cards netted me 315k Bonus Points with no M.S.

<i>In the interest of full disclosure, Monkey Miles earns compensation through affiliate links and referrals. You do not have to use them, but we</i> …

Credit Cards

How Gilead Sciences Inc. Could Pay You $30,000 a Year in Retirement

How does an extra $30,000 a year in retirement income sound to you? For most people, that would be a nice addition. And there's a way that investing in <b>Gilead Sciences</b> (NASDAQ: GILD) stock now could provide you with just that result later.<p>Image source: Getty Images<p>The two key ingredients needed to …

How to turn a 3% raise on a $60,000 salary into $479,000

Lots of people wait for an opportunity to finally save money. But when that opportunity arrives, it all of a sudden doesn’t feel like an opportunity, thus they wait for the next opportunity. And before they know it, it’s too late.<p>“I’ll save money when I have more money to save” isn’t exactly an …

Personal Finance

Shopify’s resident entrepreneur makes e-commerce look easy

Jane Lee is using her knowledge and experience in the world of e-commerce to help fellow entrepreneurs. At 26, she already has three years of e-commerce experience under her belt after graduating from the business program at the Schulich School of Business at York University in Toronto.<p>Since taking …

Epson's $650 FastFoto scanner is ludicrously speedy

Even though the vast majority of people have switched to digital photography, someone in your family likely has a box of old pictures stashed away somewhere. Birthday parties, Thanksgivings, bar mitzvahs -- there's probably some record of your childhood trapped in there. (My family certainly does.) …

Five money myths you probably believe

Managing money can be complicated, and myths are often born from people’s struggles to make it simpler. But simplistic solutions can cost you instead …

6 Reasons to Say No to a Roth IRA

Image source: Getty Images.<p>Americans have a bevy of retirement tools to choose from, but it's been argued that the Roth IRA is the greatest retirement tool of them all.<p>At the heart of the debate is the Roth IRA's tax treatment. A Roth IRA is funded with after-tax dollars, meaning investment gains …

Personal Finance Basics: 7 Essential Habits for Saving and Investing

The 7 Habits of Highly Effective Investors<p>These are the basics of running your financial life.<p>By Suzanne Woolley | June 20, 2016<p>Just 8 percent of …

Retirement

9 money lessons to take from the Great Depression

The Great Depression was a time when everyone looked at ways to cut back, save money, and survive. Here are nine tips from that era that are still …

10 New Models Suspended Beds For Adults

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Interior Design

I am a Muslim doctor. I saved a Christian in Pakistan and it nearly cost my life

I gave the patient emergency medicine donated through Islamic alms-giving. I didn’t know they were only meant for Muslims<p>I am a Pakistani medical doctor, currently receiving political asylum in the US for the past year and a half. I sought refuge here after having to go through much humiliation and …

Religion

Chinese Buyers Plant a Flag in the U.S. Suburbs

The Chinese were the largest group of foreign buyers of U.S. homes in the year ended March 31.<p>Chinese home buyers in the U.S. are flocking to the …

This video game might cut the risk of dementia for 10 years

For the first time ever, researchers have managed to reduce people's risk for dementia— not through a medicine, special diet, or exercise, but by having healthy older adults play a computer-based brain-training game.<p>The training nearly halved the incidence of Alzheimer's disease and other …

Dementia

There's a real estate 'meltdown' happening in Houston

The complex was owned by a partnership of two giants: one of the world's largest developers, Hines, and the General Motors Pension Fund. They'd acquired it in the 1990s. In July 2012, they'd refinanced the first mortgage of $145 million with Northwestern Mutual.<p>Letting the lender deal with the …

Real Estate

Why the Greatest Minds Take Long Walks

W<p>alking isn’t sexy. It’s not the hot new trend or the most enticing productivity hack. Even so, it’s probably one of the most beneficial habits you …

Watch for behavior changes for clues of dementia onset

WASHINGTON (AP) — Memory loss may not always be the first warning sign that dementia is brewing — changes in behavior or personality might be an early clue.<p>Researchers on Sunday outlined a syndrome called "mild behavioral impairment" that may be a harbinger of Alzheimer's or other dementias, and …

Dementia

Science says happier people have these 9 things in common

REUTERS/Sean YongEverybody wants to be happy. That's why the science of happiness has taken off in recent years, with the skyrocketing popularity of …

Happiness

The One Thing You Need to Know to Be a Success in Life

<i>How do you deal with failure? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are answered by people with unique insights.</i><p><b>Answer by Auren Hoffman, former LiveRamp CEO, Chairman of Siftery, started and sold five companies, on Quora.</b><p>If you want to accomplish …

Quora

This Former Monk Explains Why You're Tackling Mindfulness All Wrong

Why you're doing mindfulness all wrong.<p>If you're up-to-date on your buzzwords, then you'll know that mindfulness is the new black.<p>It seems that everyone has their own idea of what it means to be mindful. Apps like Headspace, Smiling Mind and iMindfulness promise to help you center yourself, clear …

Mindfulness

New Study Links Gut Bacteria and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome

Chronic fatigue syndrome—a condition that continues to baffle doctors—may be influenced by a person's intestinal bacteria—sometimes called gut …

Medical Research

Man leaves rat race to grow dream permaculture farm - and it's flourishing after 3 years

Andrew Martin left the fast-paced business world in order to live a more simple and sustainable life in balance with nature. He and his wife Beth …

Our Lives Are Measured in Love, Not Numbers

<b>“In the end, these are the things that matter most: How well did you love? How fully did you live? How deeply did you let go?” ~Buddha</b><p>Last year my …

Social Media

Science Says Burning Sage Can Clean The Air And Improve Your Health

Whether the season is summer, spring, fall or winter, it is a good idea to clean the air in your home regularly to get rid of germs and all the other …