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How to Make This the Best Christmas Ever | Inc.com

Yesterday, I wrote a business-oriented post, seven ways to make 2017 into your best year ever. This post was the draft of that, both more personal and less business-like.<p>It's Christmas Eve and I've gotten a lot of Christmas greeting from colleagues and clients, so this post is sort of my late …

Christmas Eve

Kuwait moves annual Washington party to Trump's hotel

WASHINGTON (AP) — One of the Middle East's richest nations said Tuesday it would host its annual Washington party at Donald Trump's new hotel, …

Donald Trump

Treehouse Suite / Deture Culsign, Architecture+Interiors

<i>Text description provided by the architects.</i> Stroll the one-mile beach of this 12-key 200 acre eco-resort, and what draws your gaze is an elliptical …

Webster Final 12-16-15

This Robot Will Make You Pancakes. Welcome To The Future.

Let's face it: Making pancakes is a hassle. We all want a fresh stack of delicious, syrup-covered hot cakes, but making them it just too much of a …

Whatever happened to the future?

<b>Whatever happened to interplanetary travel, hover cars, and hypersonic jets?</b><p>Once it seemed as if there were no limits to how far or fast we could travel, such were the leaps in technological development in the 19th and 20th Centuries.<p>Inventors dreamed up all sorts wonderful vehicles, from …

Aviation

What's the point of family photos? No one looks at them

You can't capture family life and nowadays we take so many of the bloody things<p>This Christmas will doubtless produce a new crop of family photos – the same grinning simulacra of reality that appears in every snapshot we take of one another, thumbs up, gurning, hugging and always, always, smiling. …

The CagePro Lets you Add a Canon DSLR Battery to Your GoPro Action Cam

If you love everything about your GoPro camera except the anemic battery life and minimalist portability, say hello to the CagePro: a new system that …

The secret of an amazing portrait: It's all about the Squinch! via Peter Hurley

Want to look more photogenic every time you step in front of a camera?<p>The reputed portrait photographer Peter Hurley explains the secret behind his …

How to Accentuate the Jawline in Portraits

Here’s an excellent video tutorial by photographer Peter Hurley on how to improve your portrait photographs by focusing on the jawline of your …

Specs To Your Specs: Custom 3-D Printed Glasses For $299

Plastics. It’s the domain of 3-D printing–and, as a new company has discovered, ideal for personalized eyewear.<p>There are more than a few hiccups with the promise of 3-D printed goods (which we’ve covered here), but one specific issue is the inevitable plastic ceiling. Until we can produce goods in …

DJI's latest Phantom drone beams aerial footage to your phone

The DJI Phantom ready-to-fly quadcopter let amateur pilots capture amazing footage from the sky, but it didn't come with the equipment necessary to actually film that footage, stabilize it, or see what you were shooting in real time. This week, the company's introduced a copter that does all of the …

3 Tips for Creating Dramatic Images using Motion

3 tips on how to use motion in your photography to create dramatic and stunning images including: panning, zooming and long exposures.

Aerial Photography with Drones - Lessons from Eric Cheng

Photo by Julian Cohen<p>Today, aerial photography and videography are becoming more accessible to enthusiasts and hard core hobbyists through the use of …

Dog Milk: Best of July 2013

During July on Dog Milk we featured so many amazing posts that this month we added an extra one for good measure:<p>Jaime Derringer, Founder + Executive …

Brock Davis Turns His Clever Visual Jokes into Stop Motion Shorts on Vine | Colossal

<p>I was excited to discover that mixed media artist Brock Davis (previously) recently joined Vine and started making some fantastic little animated …