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How to Get Paid $10,000 to Take a Month-long Vacation This Summer (Video)

If you’ve ever dreamed of spending your days soaking up the sun, traveling across the country, and getting paid for it, now’s your chance.<p>From April …

Nike teams up with Headspace for 'mindful' guided runs

Nike has joined forces with meditation app Headspace to provide you with a different kind of audio-guided runs: one that works your body and calms your mind. Starting today, you'll find the first three Headspace audio-guided "mindful" runs on Nike's Run Club (NRC) app. Like the other guides on NRC, …

Meditation

17 Best Podcasts for Photographers

Whether you’re looking to stay up-to-date on the latest gear, need some inspiration, or want to build a better photo business, there’s a podcast on …

Entrepreneurship

14 Secret Places in America to Visit Now

1 of 14<p>Caladesi Island<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 14<p>Mendocino Grove<p>3 of 14<p>Tigertail Beach<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 14<p>Kaluahine Falls<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 14<p>Blue—Inn on the …

Fish

Beginner Tips and Tricks That Will Help You Shoot Better Films and Videos

Want to take your filmmaking game to the next level? This video covers a ton of bases.If you're a filmmaker who is just starting out, chances are you …

17 True Crime Documentaries To Watch Before They Leave Netflix

The current pop culture fascination with true crime documentaries is real, and it is not going anywhere. If you're one of the many, <i>many</i> people …

The ultimate guide to making cafe-style coffee in your own home

From pour-over brews to quality lattes at the touch of a button.<p>To brew a delicious cup of coffee, there are certain variables you need to master: the ratio of coffee to water, brew time, water temperature, and the grind size of your beans. All of these factors have to come together to create a …

How To: Use Google Voice as a 'Burner' Number

No matter your reasons, you might need a second phone number that's a little more disposable than your primary number — a "burner" number, so to …

Android News

7 Simple Editing Tips That Will Help You Edit Like a Pro

Editing is a complicated art form, but these tips should help you strengthen your skills.What do you struggle with most as an editor? Do you have a …

How Filmmakers Are Making Text Graphics Pop in 2018

Here are some of this year's trendiest text graphics (so far) that might give you some new ideas.One thing that all great films have are really good …

5 metrics every YouTube marketer needs to track

Optimizing engagement rates should be a top priority for any marketer. When it comes to YouTube, engagement is measured in the form of subscribers, likes, dislikes, comments, and shares.<p>Engagement is a prime directive of YouTube’s algorithm, as this indicates if people find your content interesting …

This Diet Burns Fat Like No Other—and You've Probably Never Heard of It

The ketogenic diet is having a moment. Scientists are beginning to discover that this relatively little-known diet reduces inflammation in the brain, …

Nutrition

100 Documentaries Every Guy Must See

Documentaries are created to open the viewers’ eyes to certain issues, most of the time controversial. Sometimes, they are filmed to preserve …

These are the secret Netflix movie codes and other tips you need to know

Netflix currently has 81 million paying users and has launched in 130 new countries around the world since January 2016.<p>Among its most popular series …

Essential Apps You Should Install on a New PC Running Windows or macOS

You just bought a new laptop, built a new desktop PC, or are simply clean installing on a new solid state drive, good for you! Gotta love the taste …

10 Quick Changes to Fix Your Phone's Speed Issues

So you bought a shiny new phone, and a few months later you realize it isn't as fast as it used to be. We've all been there, and the issue isn't …

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

Entertainment

Nova Launcher: Everything you need to know!

Nova Launcher has been around for over half a decade, and while scores of launchers have risen and fallen in that time, Nova Launcher is still at the …

How to save big on Hawaii Island

On Hawaii Island, you can have a first-class trip at coach prices. I've been traveling here for years, and I learned to visit and have fun without spending a small fortune.<p>Here are some of the ways on Hawaii Island. (To see how to on Maui and Oahu, click through on those links.)<p>Visit the …

National Parks

Converted Sprinter van is a cozy tiny home on wheels

It cost $23,000 to build<p>Adventure vans and campers are a hot commodity these days, with some motorhomes costing over a million dollars. Of course, pricey models that spin or unfold at a push of the button are likely not an option for most of us, so more and more #vanlife wannabes are going the DIY …

Mercedes-Benz

Ditch the Monthly Gym Fees — Get Fit With These 5 YouTube Channels

It’s Monday night, and the siren song of your comfy couch and that “Game of Thrones” you recorded has you skipping the gym. Again. What’s it been now …

Google Has Finally Addressed Gmail's Most Annoying Feature

If you're a Gmail user on your smartphone, you're probably used to the following routine: A friend sends you an email with the address of the place …

Apps

How to Get Into the Best Shape of Your Life, According to Science

Studies suggest protein-pacing helps fit people get even fitter. An expert breaks down what you need to know.<p>Maybe your goal pace feels just out of …

How to Quickly Replace a Sky in Photoshop With Multiply Blend Mode

In his latest photography tutorial, noted French photographer (and prolific video tutorial maker) Serge Ramelli demonstrates how to quickly and …

10 Fitness YouTube Channels That Will Get You Ripped For Free

From boutique boxing gyms to rage yoga, fitness is becoming increasingly niche – and increasingly expensive to match. We all want the celebrity body …

Everything you need to start your own YouTube channel

By David Nield<p>You're finally ready - ready to start your own YouTube channel and begin your vlogging journey to stardom (that's like blogging, but …

I just visited someone with one of the highest-paying jobs in the US and was blown away by how little he spends

Another casualty of low income was a healthy diet. Dinners during those years consisted almost entirely of spaghetti. I'd make a huge bowl of noodles on Sunday evening and store them in a big plastic container. I'd reheat them along with some cheap spaghetti sauce for dinner almost Every. Single. …

LISTEN: 11 podcasts that dive into human history

<b>(Shutterstock)</b><p>From Malcolm Gladwell to “The History Chicks,” these shows explore an eternal question: “How did we get here?”<p>Ma'ayan Plaut<p>July 15, 2017 1:30pm (UTC)<p>To understand where humanity is heading next, it helps to understand where we've been. There's nothing dry or dusty about the 11 history …

Malcolm Gladwell

The 24 best podcasts to make you smarter

Do you have time to kill, but a curiosity that just won’t be tamed? Head to these podcasts that will inform, educate and entertain.<p>There’s something for everyone in this list, recommended by BBC Future readers and our team. Whether you’re a regular listener or new to podcasts, we’ve set you up with …

9 of the Best Ab Workouts on YouTube

Let's get ready to rock those abs, strengthen your core, tighten your tummy, and improve your posture — these quick and powerful workouts target your midsection in under 10 minutes. We rounded up nine of the best workout videos on YouTube so you can piece together a (totally free) ab routine for …

Workouts