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My Favorite Headphones Of The Year: Sennheiser Ambeo Smart Headset

The Sennheiser Ambeo Smart Headset are one of the most interesting products I’ve reviewed in years. They’re actually rather hard to categorize. They have three main features, all impressive, so you can’t just call them one thing. They’re noise cancelling, and pretty good at it. They’re a 3D …

Consumer Tech

Moleskine's smart notebook will work with Microsoft Office

Microsoft has long sold its Surface devices on the idea that they can double as digital notebooks; laptops one minute, journals the next thanks to their detachable displays and styli. (Heck, the Surface Book has a "Clipboard" mode.) With today's Moleskine partnership, however, the company seems …

Bugaboo Boxer luggage: Changing the way we travel?

<b>(CNN) —</b> In some weird distant future, suitcase archeologists will surely marvel over the cumbersome bags we once used to haul inappropriate clothing from one destination to the other.<p>"How did we go from ancient steamer trunks to the laser-guided hovercases we use today?" they'll ask themselves.<p>Then …

Luggage

The 2-Minute Rule Can Help You Beat Procrastination and Get Things Done

We talk a lot about science-backed methods for improving productivity and conquering procrastination. There are a lot of methods, hacks, and …

This Dry Shampoo Will Make It Through TSA Every Time

If you've stopped tallying the number of dry shampoo cans you've had to give up to TSA while going through airport security, Nunzio Saviano has your …

Ineffective Meetings Cost Companies Up to $283-Billion a Year (Streamline Collaboration With These Tips) | Inc.com

When was the last time you walked out of a meeting and thought to yourself, "now that was productive!" Most people spend almost 12 hours of their 40-hour workweek preparing for and attending meetings.<p>Most people also feel like absolutely nothing gets done in meetings, and that they are a complete …

Time Management

Apple's $1,000 iPhone Taught Us A Very Important Business Lesson | Inc.com

Everyone is going crazy over Apple's new iPhone --- for better or for worse. Now, whether you like Apple or not, we can all agree that the price of the newly released iPhone is quite the shocker. That might turn off some customers, but I will make the bet that it's a smart move for the company. …

Customers

<b>6 Rules You Must Know for Using SEO and SEM to Grow Your Business</b> | Inc.com

If you're managing a business, you know how important a web and mobile presence is. Whether you're selling tacos, tiaras, or terabytes, customers need to be able to find you.<p>You've probably dipped your toe into the complex world of organic or "free" search, also known as Search Engine Optimization …

Small Business

This new energy concept from Sweden can make any building net zero

A new Swedish energy concept can turn any building into a net zero energy structure. Pioneered by Malmö-based company Innenco, the concept utilizes a …

The Science Behind How Steve Jobs Designed Pixar's Office | Inc.com

Like many companies today, my company has an open office structure. While I come into work to the same desk every day, I rarely spend every day sitting at it. Instead, I hold meetings at our communal tables, draft presentations in a booth on the fourth floor, and take phone calls while pacing on …

University of Michigan

25 Landscape Photography Tips and Tricks That Will Deliver Spectacular Results (VIDEO)

We often turn to Toma Bonciu (AKA “Photo Tom”) for concise tutorials on shooting and editing landscape photographs. In the six-minute video below he …

Landscape Photography

wonderwall create garden for anniversary of nike's classic air max

apr 30, 2018<p>the staircase unfurls at the 1st-floor level, as if reuniting with its vast family of arboreal brethren in green park opposite.<p>the …

Air Max

Five great ways to improve your street photography at night

Whether you’ve already taken street photos at night or not, make sure to give it a try! Although it may seem challenging at first, it’s just a matter …

Best Underwater Gadgets to Experience the Ocean Like Never Before

Whether you’re looking to upgrade your diving gear, impress your friends with a brand new water toy, or capture perfect […]Best Underwater Gadgets to …

Scuba Diving

Couple buys 100% sun-powered home built for the Solar Decathlon

This 100% solar-powered home has been sitting in Michigan’s Matthaei Botanical Gardens for the past ten years – but the tiny aluminum structure will …

This kitchen compost bin ferments your kitchen waste

The Taihi bin essentially pickles food scraps<p>After growing up in Ethiopia—where very little waste was thrown in landfills—now U.K.-based designer Ben Cullis Watson saw an opportunity to address the country’s trash problem, attempting to “change people's perceptions of waste and make it as 'sexy' as …

Grow your salad in your closet with the GrowChef hydroponic garden

The nearest farmer’s market? Your kitchen. Thanks to the GrowChef, you can enjoy the goodness of fresh farm produce, even in the midst of an urban …

4 Steps to a Better Instagram Presence for Your Small Business

Kaufdex / Pixabay<p>With 700 million monthly active users, Instagram is one of the most popular social media platforms — and a great place for your …

How To Photograph Long Exposures At Night

The earth rotates at around its axis 1,000 miles per hour and hurtles around the Sun at about 70,000 miles per hour, yet the stars in the distance …

AI lawyer can help you with a thousand different legal issues

Over two years ago, Joshua Browder, now a junior at Stanford University, created a chatbot that could contest parking tickets in New York City and London. By June of 2016, DoNotPay had successfully contested 160,000 parking tickets -- a 64 percent success rate -- and earlier this year, Browder …

The Future

How to Discover Your Personal Style as a Photographer

Style. How do you find it? Is it something that instantly comes into being once you begin taking photos, or does it develop over time? It's likely …

How the Depth of Field Preview Button on a DSLR Works

DSLR cameras often have a little depth of field preview button beside the lens mount. This 3-minute video by ZY Productions revisits the basics of a …

10 Best Ways to Keep Employees Happy, Engaged, and Motivated

Here's what leaders and employees can do together to boost employee engagement and motivation.<p>If you haven't heard, it's worth repeating: Gallup revealed that in 2015, only 32 percent of U.S. workers were considered "engaged" in their jobs, meaning they were involved in, enthusiastic about, and …

6 Mental Traps That Keep You From Making Smart Decisions

Decisions: We all make them, and we all want to make better ones. Science to the rescue!<p>Why do we sometimes regret a decision we've made?<p>The main problem is that we are all, to use the title of Dan Ariely's great book, predictably irrational. We're people. That's why markets aren't always rational. …

Canon USA launches new online photography courses

Canon USA has announced seven new photography courses that will form the beginning of the company’s new Canon Online Learning program. The courses …

Want to be more productive? Don’t go paperless.

Brick-and-mortar bookstores are closing their doors. Libraries lend out e-books. Receipts are emailed or texted. Bank statements are sent …

Productivity

6 TED Talks You Should Watch To Up Your Mindset

Engaging your mind is the best way to keep it sharp, but in the hustle and bustle of daily life, it’s easy to fall into a slump. If you need a mental pick-me-up, check out these fascinating TED Talks. Get inspired. Get engaged. Give your brain a boost.<p><b>1. Daniel Levitin: How To Stay Calm When You</b> …

TED Talks

Forget mindfulness, stop trying to find yourself and start faking it

People are often surprised to learn that Confucius, Mencius, Laozi and other classical Chinese philosophers weren’t rigid traditionalists who taught that our highest good comes from confining ourselves to social roles. Nor were they placid wise men preaching harmonious coexistence with the natural …

Taoism

Here’s how ‘OLO’ turns your smartphone into a 3D printer

A US-based company claims to have created a portable device that lets users create 3D prints by using the light from their smartphone screen. The …