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How to turn your iPad into the best digital photo frame

You can easily spend between $100 and $200 on a Wi-Fi digital photo frame, but these often have clunky interfaces for syncing photos and the displays can be quite poor. A better solution may be repurposing an old iPad or putting your current iPad in photo frame mode for special occasions.<p>Apple used …

iOS

Six fixes for anterior pelvic tilt

Anterior pelvic tilt is a change in posture that happens when the front of the pelvis rotates forward, and the back of the pelvis rises.<p>Some research …

Here Are All of Our No. 1 Story Picks from This Year

<i>All through December, we’ll be featuring Longreads’ Best of 2016. To get you ready, here’s a list of every story that was chosen as No. 1 in our</i> …

Canada's racial divide: Confronting racism in our own backyard

Growing up in Jacksonville, Fla., Rhonda Britton experienced occasional moments of racism. As the only black girl in her junior-high class, she was once told by a white friend that she wasn’t allowed to come over and play.<p>But it was when she moved to Canada as an adult that she felt racism more …

15 Great Google Font Combinations For Your Next Design Project

Designers often spend a lot of time deciding which typefaces to pair up and most sites just give one-sentence examples that don’t offer a real …

Typography

6 No-Kit Exercises That Build As Much Muscle As The Gym

Bodyweight exercise is booming. No surprise: it’s free and you don’t have to mop up anyone else’s sweat. But the benefits aren’t just to your …

Bodyweight Exercise

Menswear from sustainable and ethical online retailers

Online<p>womenswear > knitwear > accessories > jewellery > machine knitting classes<p>Online<p>upcycled > made in UK > menswear > womenswear<p>Online<p>knitwear …

Stateside Style: 26 Made-in-America Items You Need to Know

From denim and sneakers to suits and bags, there's something for every guy's closet.<p>Take a look at your wardrobe. How much is made right here in the U.S.? If the answer doesn't make you proud, then we've got work to do. From footwear and basics to bespoke suits and everyday accessories, there are …

Men's Fashion

Everything You Need To Do With New Shoes

“You should invest heavily in your bed and your shoes, because if you’re not in one then you’re in the other.” That’s the sound advice of George …

Men's Fashion

6 Of The Best Ethical Fashion Brands

If the oil industry presented its wares as slickly as fashion, perhaps we’d laud BP’s oh-so-sexy pipelines and forget gulls dying on greasy beaches. …

Clothing

7 Shoe Brands That Are Saving You Cash (and a Trip To the Store)

As pro-sneaker as we are, there’s no denying that every man needs a few good-looking dress shoes in his wardrobe. And, if you care about quality, they’ll cost you a pretty penny to buy and repair every year. Helping ease some of that burden is the direct-to-consumer movement, in which brands cut …

Basic Rights

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35 Fair Trade & Ethical Clothing Brands Betting Against Fast Fashion

Clothing

The 24 Best Websites For Discount Furniture And Decor

Clear eyes, full hearts, can't lose.<p>When decorating a new space, it’s important to know which pieces are worth the investment, and which are worth finding for cheap. But let’s be honest ― we’ll take a good deal any day.<p>Thankfully, you don’t have to expend tons of time or energy searching for the …

The Property Brothers' Design Cheat Sheet That You Need

In their new book Dream Home, the HGTV hosts reveal a few essential measurements—from area rug size to chandelier height—that'll help you decorate …

Home Decorating

Doorway Pull-Up Bar Guide - Top 10 Home Pull-Up Bars

Last Updated:Saturday, May 27, 2017<p>The best doorway pull-up bar, when compared to other fitness options, are more affordable, easy to setup/use, and …

Bodyweight Exercise

Workout Nutrition: What and When You Should Eat to Build Muscle

Use this nutrition guide to get the best results from your workouts<p>Your body is a machine that constantly reinvents itself.<p>Every minute of every day, it breaks down its own tissues and replaces them with new stuff it makes from a combination of the food you eat and recycled material it scavenges …

5 Chic Houseplants and How to (Finally) Keep Them Alive

On one particularly wintry morning during New York Fashion Week, all eyes were fixed not only on the clothes and the Wyeth furniture at The Row presentation, but also on the spectacular plants dotting the showroom, which included aloe, succulents, and banana trees arranged by EriN Design. Months …

Plants

Pack Your Dopp Kit Like a Pro

Traveling is great. Packing is not. Especially bothersome, though, is the dopp kit. Unless you’re Ryan Bingham, there’s a good chance you don’t …

Hacking

The One-Way Train Ride to an Outdoorsman’s Playground

When I asked the cabbie if clear, sunny days like this were common in Vancouver, he joked that he didn’t know the North Shore Mountains were there …

Hiking

The Best Suits Under $1,000

Suits are no longer just uniforms of the 9-to-5 office job. Empowered by slimmer, more athletic cuts, more comfortable fabrics and the demise of the …

Clothing

Use This Secret Code to Help You Improve Your iPhone Signal

Who knew.<p>A secret iPhone hack has emerged that makes seeking out solid signal easier by showing you how good your connection is in a number rather than an antiquated bar chart system. It's surprisingly simple; you just need to enter a secret code to pull up your iPhone's Field Mode tool.<p>The code …

iOS

Embrace Active Recovery to Repair and Rebuild Muscles

Kicking your feet up and cracking a cold one certainly doesn’t qualify as a “rest day” if you’re trying to train and build muscle. There’s a reason …

Bodyweight Exercise

The 20 Best Pairs of Denim Jeans You Can Buy in 2017

In 1853, Levi Strauss was repairing pants in Gold Rush-era San Francisco and found that reinforcing points of strain (such as pockets) with rivets …

Clothing

How to Convert an iPod Hard Drive to Compact Flash

If your iPod's hard drive has reached the end of its life and you'd rather not shell out a couple hundred bucks for a new iPod, here's a neat little …

Neat

Here's How You Should Be Doing Push-Ups

How to do a push-up

Driving Lake Superior’s Remote Ontario Shore

For a complete travel guide to Lake Superior — the roads along its shoreline, the best places to stay and eat, a checklist of activities and …

Road Trips

9 Healthy Apps That Have Nothing to Do With Working Out

One of your New Year’s resolutions is probably getting into shape and living well — sounds good to us too! Gym memberships spike right around New Year’s, we’re all looking for the hot new fitness trend and you already have your personal trainer (app) queued up on your phone. But what’s the point of …

Apps

15 Essential Jazz Albums to Know (and Own)

Joe Locke is a renowned jazz vibraphone player who has recorded with everyone from Grover Washington Jr. and Kenny Barron to the Münster Symphony …

Jazz

Recipe: The Perfect Salted Caramel Apple Pie

The recipe for salted caramel apple pie is adapted from The Four & Twenty Blackbirds Pie Book, which was written by sisters Emily and Melissa Elsen …

Baking