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4 Desk Makeovers, 1 Common Thread: Super Productivity!

Several REDBOOK staffers had desks that were a few papers shy of a Hoarders-style intervention.<p>Several REDBOOK staffers had desks a few papers shy of a <i>Hoarders</i>-style intervention. Enter organizational guru and founder of the aptly named O.C.D. Experience Justin Klosky, who helped them fill two …

Productivity

You Might Have Sleep Apnea Even If You Seem Healthy and Aren't Overweight

Physicians call the culprit "obstructive sleep apnea," a syndrome characterized by the repeated collapse of a person's airway during sleep. Breathing becomes extremely labored and can stop altogether for as long as a minute. As oxygen levels drop, adrenaline and blood pressure surge.<p>Eventually the …

How to Write a Great Best Man’s Speech

For many men the idea of giving a Best Man’s speech sends them into a cold sweat; the fear of not being engaging enough, funny enough or downright …

Three of The Best: Toothpastes - Ape to Gentleman

By now, I trust you’re well aware of the benefits of correct oral care – something we’ve all had instilled in us since childhood. The connection …

RepairPal Hits 1,000 Shop Growth Milestone

<b>Explosive Growth with 1,000 Trusted Auto Repair Shops Nationwide in the RepairPal Certified Shop Network</b><p>SAN FRANCISCO–(BUSINESS WIRE)–February 2, 2015–<p>RepairPal, the leading resource for consumer car care, is proud to announce the RepairPal Certified shop network now has over 1,000 trusted auto …

Repairs

Six Essentials for Fall Camping

Summer may be the traditional season to toss a tent into the car and take off toward the horizon, but fall camping has its advantages. Not only are there are fewer crowds at popular locales, but nothing enhances the taste of hot coffee quite like being wrapped in a warm flannel blanket, watching a …

Lineup

Two of the best iPhone car mounts we’ve tried: Fuse Chicken Une Bobine and MONTAR by WinnerGear

There are a lot of options for mounting your iPhone in your car. I’ve relied on the highly-rated Kensington suction cup windshield car mount for a few years without too much incident. However, I’ve never been too pleased about how it blocks a bit of my driving view and requires a non-elegant wire …

How to take photos of fireworks

Whether you use a smartphone, compact camera or dSLR, get great photos of fireworks on the Fourth of July.<p>Taking photos of fireworks is not as difficult as you might think. Rather than pointing your smartphone or dSLR toward the sky and hoping for the best, keep these tips in mind before setting …

Mobile Photography

How to Design the World’s Most Efficient Tiny Home

When you only have 150 square feet to work with, you better understand efficient design.<p>So before breaking ground on your next dream home, take a few cues from the architects who created this Finnish cottage. In Finland, officials include spaces for urban parks in their city plans. The result? A …

Environmentally Friendly

Now 100 Cities Strong, Startup Grind Aims To Spread The Entrepreneurial Bug Worldwide

One thing I often hear when talking to entrepreneurs who live outside of the San Francisco Bay Area is that it’s hard for them to connect with other entrepreneurs nearby. It’s not that there are no startup-minded folks in Boise, Idaho or Guatemala City, Guatemala. There are just fewer events to …

Getting In Bed With Mattress Startup Casper

Earlier this year, I wrote about Casper, a Lerer Ventures-backed startup that says it’s trying to reinvent how mattresses are built and sold. Since then, the company actually launched its first product, so I decided to swing by Casper’s office in the Noho neighborhood of New York to try the …

Spring cleaning: Clean your digital SLR camera

Cleaning your camera’s body, lens, and sensor requires only a handful of items and some care.<p>Has your digital SLR camera been collecting dust because your phone has replaced it as your everyday camera? Mine has and could stand a thorough spring cleaning. Of course, with heavy use in the field, your …

Cameras

Unforgettable Pictures By The Award-Winning Photographer Killed In Afghanistan

Anja Niedringhaus, a critically acclaimed photographer for the Associated Press, was fatally shot in Afghanistan. She had covered everything from war to sporting events.

Afghanistan

Expert Advice for Parenting in the Digital Age

When Fisher Price introduced its iPad Baby Bouncy Seat late last year, many parents (and concerned citizens like myself) wondered, have we gone too far? But not long before companies were dangling iPads above babies' heads, parents were creating twitter handles for their newborns and 10-year-olds …

Physicists, Generals And CEOs Agree: Ditch The PowerPoint

About six months ago, a group of physicists in the U.S. working on the Large Hadron Collider addressed a problem they've been having for a while: Whenever they had meetings, everyone stuck to the prepared slides and couldn't really answer questions that weren't immediately relevant to what was on …

Is pCell the Holy Grail of wireless networking?

Steve Perlman believes his company's pCell technology will revolutionize the wireless industry, eliminating congestion, dead zones, and unreliable connections.<p>Serial entrepreneur Steve Perlman claims that his new patented technology can create the wireless network of our dreams.<p>His invention, …

Telecoms

Best iPad Apps of 2013

2013 has been another memorable year for the iPad App Store. The number of apps designed specifically for the iPad hit the 500,000 milestone this year and is now well on its way to 600,000. By now, there are excellent iPad apps for just about any purpose. From heavy-duty productivity and business …

Canada Goose - Ape to Gentleman

Founded from humble beginnings in Toronto, Canada, in 1957, outerwear brand Canada Goose has since grown into one of the world’s finest manufacturers …

15 Ways to Fix Everything With Vinegar

Made a mess? Look no further than your kitchen cupboard<p>Made a mess? Look no further than your kitchen cupboard

30 Ways Evernote Can Improve Your Life | One App to Rule Them All | The Art of Manliness

<i>Update: This article is NOT a sponsored post. We received absolutely nothing from Evernote in exchange for this post and have never communicated with</i> …

10 Winter Escapes to Hot Springs

Take a break from winter in a mineral bath that will soothe your soul.<p>The cheer of the December holidays has all but vanished—the polar vortex seems to have doused any remaining jollity with its ice and bitter temps. But that’s no reason to wish away winter. You might just need a short break from …

Hiking

Earl—the Rugged, Revolutionary Tablet

Your iPad doesn’t mix well with the outdoors. Even if you keep it away from water and grit, you still have to contend with the lack of internet and electricity in the backcountry.<p>That’s where Earl comes in. This new backcountry survival Android tablet works where your smartphone or iPad would fail. …

iPad Mini

Mathematicians find 177,147 ways to tie a necktie

Tired of your boring old Half Windsor? Turns out there are enough ways to tie a necktie to last more than a lifetime.<p>The Windsor or the Half Windsor are the two most-used necktie knots, pretty much the standard for day-to-day school and business attire. Chances are, you are taught how to do it …

Mathematics

Easter egg-filled panorama of Seattle is Microsoft's latest Photosynth art project

After all the panoramas, street views and 3D flights of fancy through cityscapes, how can Microsoft make the next one different? Apparently, by teaming up with over 100 of Seattle's local artists and performers to cram this 360-degree panorama full of imaginative easter eggs (like the airship seen …

DJI's Phantom 2 Vision takes a stabilized camera to the sky, we go hands-on (video)

You may not have come across DJI before, but this brand is no stranger in the world of hobbyist drones. Even production studios use the company's gear for aerial videography, but that involves a lot more money than the average consumer can stomach -- DJI's three-axis camera gimbal alone can cost up …

Sony Walkman NWZ-ZX1 high-resolution audio player (hands-on) - CNET

Andrew Hoyle/CNET<p>The iconic Walkman name didn't fade into the history books with the massively popular cassette players that made it famous; it's still hanging round, slapped on Sony's latest digital music players. Although it bears the well-loved Walkman moniker, the Sony NWZ-ZX1 is not an audio …

Audiophile