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12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

Timex Navi Harbor

Inspired by military styling and the great outdoors, the new Timex Navi Harbor features a stainless steel case, a black rotating bezel, luminous …

Stainless Steel

BOLDR Expedition Watch

Another Kickstarter success story, BOLDR Watches returns to the crowdfunding platform with a brand new watch model. The BOLDR Expedition is a …

Crowd Funding

Take this set of courses to become a certified project manager

If you’re obsessively organized, a natural planner, and the person who seems to keep everyone around you on track, you may just be born to be a …

7 aphorisms that are essential to understanding Russian civilization - Russia Beyond

<b>1. 'Our land is great and rich, but there’s no order in it'</b><p>These words are from <i>The Tale of Past Years</i>, better known as the <i>Primary Chronicle</i>, and date back to the early 12th century. That document says that the lands of the future Russian state were populated by tribes paying tribute to the …

How to Enable the Hidden Dark Mode in iOS 11

While iOS 11 includes a bunch of amazing new features, there’s still one feature that many users have been anticipating: A true dark mode that …

The Morning Routine Experts Recommend for Peak Productivity

What’s the best way to start your day so that you really get things done?<p>Laura Vanderkam studied the schedules of high-achievers. What did she find? …

Time Management

6 Genius Ways to Trick Yourself Into Saving Thousands

What would you do with an extra $5,000?<p>It’s fun to think about, but I want to do something a little bit different with this article. I want to show …

Agile Project Management Methodology: 10 Reasons Why It Works

If you have been following project management lately, you might have come across agile project management methodology. According to Pulse of …

Project Management for the Rest of Us

So you don’t have formal training for that initiative you now have to lead. You can still get it done on time and under budget.

Project Management

What are ‘thinking skills’ and can we teach them?

…from a purely theoretical standpoint alone, it hardly seems plausible that a strategy of inquiry that must necessarily be broad enough to be …

IBM Says Macs Are Up to $543 Less Expensive Than PCs Over Time

At the Jamf Nation User Conference yesterday, designed for IT management professionals, IBM VP of Workplace as a Service Fletcher Previn talked about IBM's decision to start letting employees choose between Windows or Mac machines, the cost of PCs vs. Macs, and the resulting changes to the …

The Top 5 TED Talks About Project Management

I’m a big fan of business books.<p>Why do I love these books so much, especially when there’s a host of textbooks readily available with case studies, …

37 Team Collaboration Tools in 2018 (Complete List)

<b>What’s the best team collaboration tool?</b><p>There’s no right or wrong answer to this question. It depends on the size of your team, the type of projects …

Microsoft now lets you import Evernote content into OneNote on the Mac

Earlier this summer Evernote limited the free tier of its note-taking service to use on just two devices while raising prices for its paid plans. While the move was clearly intended to make Evernote’s business more sustainable, reaction from a lot of vocal users was to switch from Evernote to …

These 8 charts show how catastrophic the oil price crash has been for Russia

The country relies hugely on the oil and gas industries, with more than 50% of total government revenues coming from the sector.<p>That means that since the price of oil started to crash in mid- 2014, Russia's economy — which is also feeling the squeeze from Western sanctions— has been in the midst of …

The 27 best apps of 2015 for doing your job

But with millions of apps available, which ones are worth trying? We scanned the "best of 2015 apps" lists put out by Apple and Google to come up with this list of apps for work, plus we added a whole bunch of our own recommendations, from our recently published App 100 list.<p>Our picks span the …

Apps

The New and Improved Way to Quickly Transfer Photos from Your DSLR to Your iPhone

For the last few years I have found many different ways to transfer photos from my DSLR straight to my iPhone for instant editing and sharing on …

My Favorite and ONLY Lens: The Canon EF 50mm f/1.2 L USM

I operate my photography business on a shoe string budget. This started out of necessity, but continued because it became abundantly clear to me …

Cameras

Pixelmator keyboard by Editors Keys review: A no-brainer for Pixelmator users

Pixelmator is one of the best Photoshop alternatives available on the Mac App Store. I’ve been using it for quite some time now, but mostly just using a trackpad or mouse to manipulate layers, access tools and edit functions. There are tons of keyboard shortcuts. And if I had the time or patience …

Astropad Turns Your iPad Into a Pro Graphics Tablet for Mac OS X

A graphic tablet can be a useful but expensive piece tool in a photographer’s setup. That’s why the folks over at Astropad HQ decided to enable …

12 incredible US destinations that haven't been discovered by tourists

A recent Quora thread discussed unique places in the United States that aren't frequently visited by tourists.<p>From the picturesque False Kiva in Utah's Canyonlands National Park, whose exact destination remains a secret, to the crystal-blue Havasupai Falls in Grand Canyon National Park, here are 12 …

Germany's most popular paid app is a secure messenger loved by millions — now it's taking on the US

Created in 2012, Threema prides itself on its end-to-end encryption and security features. It's a minnow next to big messaging apps like WhatsApp and Facebook Messenger. WhatsApp has 800 million monthly active users; in contrast, Threema has just 3.5 million.<p>But Threema's userbase <i>has</i> skyrocketed by …

59 fascinating things you didn't know about Russia

As television presenter Simon Reeve explores Russia in a new three-part BBC programme airing tonight, we highlight 59 interesting facts you might not have known about one of the world's most intriguing countries.<p>For more on the country, including the best hotels to stay in while you're there, see …

Developers of Camera+ launch new app ‘Vee for Video’

Camera+ developers Lisa Bettany, Scott Meinzer and Karl von Randow today announced a new app called ‘Vee for Video.’ It essentially hopes to …

Hacking Evernote on iPads

I am an avid Evernote user (iPad, iPhone, Mac, Chromebook...)<p>I especially enjoy using the platform on my iPad. That being said, the only glaring …

This cat simulator lets you wreak havoc on sleeping humans

As only cats can<p>If you've ever asked yourself "why there hasn't been a seminal cat simulator that really gets what being a cat is all about?" that question has finally been answered. Developer Will Herring has blessed the earth with <i>My Garbage Cat Wakes Me Up At 3AM Every Day</i>, a simulator that puts …

Ex-Skypers Launch Virtual Whiteboard Deekit

Although seriously long in the tooth and being disrupted by a plethora of startups, for many years Skype has existed as an almost ubiquitous app in any remote team’s toolkit.<p>So it seems apt that a new startup founded by a team of ex-Skype employees is set to tackle another aspect of online …

Whiteboards

MacTrast Deals: Add Up To 128GB To Your Macbook Air with Nifty MiniDrive

- Mar 31, 2015<p>The MacBook Air is a beautiful, light, and powerful device. However, for many users, the MacBook Air’s storage options come up a little …