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A Nighttime Road Trip Through Texas' Prettiest Ghost Towns

Want to see America at its most fascinating? Would you mind if it were slightly eery at the same time? You’ve probably never thought about a road trip like this before. Diners? Check. Motels? Check. Toll booths and gas stations? Double check. But oh, there's so much more (or is it less?) to this …

Camera Modes: Setting Aperture and Shutter Speed

You might think that acquiring a $1,000 DSLR makes you a photographer. In truth, the first step down the “photographer road” is switching from auto …

Samsung Blames “Overwhelming Demand” for Galaxy S 4 Inventory Issues

Samsung said Wednesday that broad global demand is behind delays in U.S. availability for its new Galaxy S 4.<p>“Due to overwhelming global demand of …

50 Cozy And Inviting Barn Living Rooms

Barn renovations are very often today because it’s a great idea to change an old space into a modern house without building – it won’t cost so much. …

This Incredible Collection of Photography Links Will Put a Smile on Your Face

Nothing seems to make the Toad happier than being able to hop around the internet looking for great links to share with everyone. This week's list of …

The Happiest Companies In Tech

If you're on the hunt for a new tech job and want to surround yourself with shiny happy people, consider sending your resume to one of these workplaces.

WARNING: Safaris Are Highly Addictive! A Primer for the Adventure of a Lifetime (PHOTOS)

I recently returned from Botswana after 12 days on safari. It was my third such trip -- the previous two being in South Africa and Tanzania -- and the minute my plane left Africa for home, I wanted to return. I've been all over the world, and while I've enjoyed every destination, nothing has …

Adoptive Dad Dreamed A Dream That Brought Him A Son

In 1998, John Curtis and David Wikiera adopted a son from Vietnam and named him John Wikiera.<p>"I had always wanted to be a parent," Curtis tells his now 11-year-old son during a visit to StoryCorps in Rochester, N.Y. "So it was a dream I had, but I never dreamed would come true because Papa and I …

Google launches tool to help users plan for digital afterlife

Google has opened a new service to let people control what happens to their email, online photos and blogposts saved in its accounts, as concern …

Tax Day freebies range from snacks to sex toys

Many consumers hate Tax Day, so marketers can come off as heroes when they offer freebies or deals to help folks deal with the stress.<p>Tax Day isn't just a pain in the wallet. It also sucks up gobs of time and emotions.<p>Which explains why so many marketers are embracing it as a day when they can play …

The Science of Meaning and How to Stay Motivated in Our Work

At TEDx Rio de la Plata, author Dan Ariely gave an interesting talk on motivation and how to feel good about our work. Challenging the conventional …

Beautiful roads around the World (23 pictures)

There are certain roads around the world that go above and beyond average. They’re so sceni that traveling them is a true adventure.<p><b>Like it? Share it!</b>

New York's Best Sunday Suppers: Dovetail, Northern Spy Food Co., PUBLIC (PHOTOS)

Sunday night can feel like a cliff. You don't know where the weekend went, but you know it flew by and all of a sudden you're standing on a ledge, about to nose-dive right into another week. But it doesn't have to be like this. You can pause, take a breath, and slow down for an evening. You can …

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