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10 Ways You Might Be Giving Other People Too Much Power Over Your Life Without Even Realizing It

You only have so much time and energy. Don't let people take it from you.<p>A few years ago, I wrote a book called <i>13 Things Mentally Strong People Don't Do</i>. I've received thousands of emails over the years from readers telling me which "thing" they struggled with the most. The struggle people seem to …

How to check if Apple is slowing your old iPhone

In a recent statement, Apple has officially confirmed that yes, it is technically slowing down some old iPhones. Before you freak out, realize that …

Mobile Technology

Snowden's New App Turns Your Phone Into a Home Security System

Your digital security, any sufficiently paranoid person will remind you, is only as good as your physical security. The world's most sensitive users …

If I Had To Build An Income Portfolio Today - Update 17

<b>Introduction</b><p>In October 2015, I wrote an article entitled "<b>If I Had to Build an Income Portfolio Today</b>" which was published by Seeking Alpha, October …

Start-up ESPert caters to the IoT's maker movement with a tiny $10 Wi-Fi board

Bored with your outfit? Imagine if you could change the color of your shirt, using just your smartphone.<p>A group of female tinkerers in Bangkok, …

Here's a reminder of just how huge Google search truly is

Remotely Monitor Temperature with Raspberry Pi

My brother-in-law Chris wants to build a wood-fired pizza oven in his backyard. Chris is an aspiring pizza chef at night, but a process engineer by day. Although his pizza oven will be built from age old sand and clay, veins of chromium and aluminum will be running through the walls. These veins …

Choosing Your First Ham Radio and Getting on the Air!

<b>By N4UJW</b><p><b>This is a long article but contains lots of important information for you to help with choosing your first ham radio so be prepared to do</b> …

Warren Buffett's 15-Minute Retirement Plan

It's boring, but solid.<p>If Warren Buffett weren’t the world’s best stock picker, how would he plan for retirement?<p>Luckily for the rest of us, he’s …

Take a Video Crash Course in Beginner Electronics

In 2008 and 2009, <i>Make:</i> produced a wonderful series of videos, called <i>MAKE Presents</i>, done by the inimitable Collin Cunningham. The idea was to create a series of highly entertaining, user-friendly, and informative videos that would explain the rudiments of electronics — the basic components, tools, …

How Girls Feel About Around-the-Clock Sex

Sure, you may be game to go at it 24/7, but all guys have heard those two most dreaded words: “Not now.” “Everyone is tuned to enjoy sex the most at …

How to build a Portable 420 watt Solar Power Generator . Very Detailed Video Instructions,perfect for beginners

This 2 part series shows you how to build 240,420W Solar Power Generators .The first video outlines detailed step-by-step instructions on how to …

Solar Panels

Bring ideas to life with free online Arduino simulator and PCB apps

PCB Design: Use EAGLE<p>Professional PCB design for everyone. Schematic capture, PCB layout, routing & CAM. Integrate seamlessley with Fusion 360 and …

How to set up a Raspberry Pi B+

Read our absolute beginners guide to how to set up a Raspberry Pi B+<p>Back in 2012, the Raspberry Pi Foundation shocked the tech community by releasing …

Raspberry Pi projects: 20 of the best projects to try on the Raspberry Pi 3 microcomputer

Got a Raspberry Pi 3? Here are 20 imaginative Raspberry Pi projects to get started on<p><b>Raspberry Pi projects: Build a download hub</b><p>With the internet …

Histograms for Beginners

One of the most important benefits of digital photography is one that can be a little intimidating for new photographers: the histogram.

5 Photos Every Photographer Must Know How to Create

Did you know that there are five basic photographs that every photographer must learn how to create? All other camera techniques in photography are …

18 Delicious Edibles You Can Grow Indoors All Winter

6K Shares<p><i>Love gardening? Then you’ll love our brand new Kindle book: 605 Secrets For A Beautiful, Bountiful Organic Garden: Insider Secrets From A</i> …

Here's What Retirement REALLY Looks Like

Let's first make two simplifying assumptions: first, you have, through personal responsibility or choosing the right work situation or just darn good luck, accumulated sufficient financial resources to continue to do the things and live in the style that you lived in the day before you retired. …

Belkin is set to take on Philips Hue with its new WeMo smart home LED bundles

Belkin’s WeMo ecosystem has partnered with OSRAM SYLVANIA to expand its line-up of Wi-Fi connected lighting products. All told, three new bundles have been released today that focus on different areas of the home. With Apple’s HomeKit on the way and competitors beefing up their own offerings, now …

The 16 Best Healthy, Edible Plants to Grow Indoors

From farmers’ markets and Community Supported Agriculture, to urban farms and rooftop gardens, to produce delivery services, more and more people …

How to Grow a Lemon Tree from Seed Easily in Your Own Home

A Quick Note from Our Founder<p><b>Have you been curious about losing weight eating Bacon and Butter? You're not alone!</b><p>Going "Keto" has helped so many of …

18 Over the Counter Meds You Should Always Have On Hand

It is very important to insure you have a good stock of the following OTC or over the counter, medications or treatments in the house, in your bug …

The Myth of More (Not Just Another Fuji X100T Review)

I’ll say this right up front: what you’re about to read is not a review of the Fujifilm X100T. That’s a good thing, because I’m a lousy camera …

Shutter Speed

The 4 Cs of Street Photography

IntroductionA warmest of welcomes and a big thank you to everyone who’s choosing to enter our ViewBug Street Photography contest!Street photography …

The LEE 100mm Camera Filter System

Every month we ask a respected professional photographer to select and review five of the best user images we have received that month that use a LEE …

Cool new ways to order your coffee this summer

Ah, the first cup of ice-cold coffee of the summer. It’s funny how those dripping plastic cups have come to signify the change of seasons, just as pumpkin or gingerbread lattes do come fall.<p>But if you’re getting a little bored with your standard-issue, plain-old coffee on ice, you’re not alone. …

Composition and Learning to See

How many times have you captured the perfect picture, only to download it and discover a rogue tree branch jutting into your frame from the side, or …