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This is Jimmy Buffett’s Legendary Margarita Recipe

<i>This article originally appeared on InStyle.</i><p><i>To celebrate summer, we’re asking the season’s most iconic superstars to share their warm-weather</i> …

Jimmy Buffett

Diamond Atelier 24K Ducati Monster 1200R Motorcycle

Ducati's naked Monster has been a customization favorite since its introduction 25 years ago. Munich-based custom cycle shop Diamond Atelier is …

Motorcycles

67 Ideas That Will Beautify Your Backyard (Without Breaking the Bank)

Easy backyard decorating ideas, coming right up!<p>Everyone wants a beautiful backyard, but hiring a landscape designer can get expensive. These …

Landscaping

First Ducati Project – 1946 Ducati Cucciolo T1

The story of Ducati motorcycles can be traced back to a man named Aldo Farinelli, who developed a small motor that could be mounted to a bicycle to …

Drake Drops New Video Featuring Tiffany Haddish, Tracee Ellis Ross, Issa Rae

Rashida Jones, Misty Copeland and Olivia Wilde also make an appearance in the video for his new single, "Nice for What."<p>Drake is a man of his word.<p>On …

WOF 121: The Impossibly Good News of Easter

One of the greatest mysteries surrounding Prince has been solved

When the public was informed of Prince’s untimely death, people immediately took to sharing videos of their favorite live performances to showcase …

These apps will help you make the most out of your Apple TV

The Apple TV may not have topped our list of the best streaming boxes you can buy, but it’s still a great product, especially if you’re all-in on the …

Smart TV

3 Denim Brands Making Jeans for Athletic Bodies

Say goodbye to waist gap.<p>Rule number one of looking great in clothes is finding the right fit for your body. But if you're not model skinny or sample size, the fashion industry can sometimes seemed stacked against you—especially when it comes to jeans. Turns out, women aren't the only ones …

The 20 best Amazon Alexa skills and tips

Many of us have welcomed our first smart assistant into the home, with Amazon's Echo smart home hub bringing the Alexa voice assistant into households across the country.<p>Alexa is the Amazon voice assistant. Launched in 2014, it provides a way to ask questions, play music, get news bulletins or …

Alexa

Life lessons from Tadahisa Sakai, the last descendant of a Japanese samurai clan

About 150 years ago, at the end of Japan’s Edo period, a civil war resulted in the end of the samurai culture and the birth of modern Japan. One …

At Today's Price, Sierra Wireless Is A Solid IoT Play For The Future

Sierra Wireless (SWIR) had a memorable 2017 with share prices rising over 30%, a notable purchase of Numerex, and now finds itself sitting a little …

Investing

Living On the Edge

Ah, words… Simple audio utterances that contain meaning. Well, except when they don’t. Or when each of us parses a different meaning out of a given …

Internet of Things

A Perfect Circle Share The Ethereal Song ‘Disillusioned’ From Their First New Album In Over A Decade

2018 has the makings to be a banner year for Maynard James Keenan and all of the singer’s many fans. Not only has Danny Carey, the drummer for the eminent prog band Tool promised that they will put out a new album this year, but from the looks of it, Keenan’s other group, A Perfect Circle is …

New Albums

Asking your coworkers two uncomfortable questions is the key to getting ahead in your career

How do the people you work with see you?<p>However you answered that question, you're almost certainly wrong. It's surprisingly difficult for most of us to understand how others perceive us — we think we're being inclusive as managers and others see us as weak and indecisive (that happened to me). Or …

The Most Important Factor in Closing a Deal: 3 Ways Modern Sales Pros Build Trust | Inc.com

Great salespeople close more deals. But finalizing the sale comes at the <i>end</i> of the process.<p>And you'll never get to that point in the sales process if you don't start by building trust, especially since trust is the biggest factor buyers consider. So how do you create an atmosphere of trust with …

A New History of the Second World War

In 1936, Charles Lindbergh arrived in Berlin to inspect the Luftwaffe. The visit had been arranged by Truman Smith, an ingenious intelligence officer who knew that Herman Göring, the Nazi air marshal, would find the American aviator’s celebrity irresistible; Lindbergh flew to Berlin with his wife, …

Seven Things You Must Do On LinkedIn At The End Of Each Year

Once a year, there is some maintenance you should do on LinkedIn to make sure things are up-to-date. I suggest doing this every December so you start the new year fresh, with an updated profile and networking strategy. Here are the 7 most important actions to take:<p><b>1. Update your photo.</b><p>Changing your …

Google Search

Six New Ducatis Will Make Their American Debut at the Long Beach Motorcycle Show

This will be a fine display of how diverse the Ducati brand has become.<p>Ducati<p>Ducati has shown off its exciting 2018 lineup at the EICMA motorcycle …

Celebrating 25 Years Of The Ducati Monster

In 1992, Ducati was a relatively small manufacturer known for its competent, though somewhat unconventional, sporting motorcycles. At the time, …

The Explosive Legacy of Guy Fawkes, the Man Behind the Mask

A popular symbol of protest today, Guy Fawkes was first the face of treason because of his role in the murderous Gunpowder Plot of 1605.<p>Tensions were high in England in late October 1605, when an English nobleman, Lord Monteagle, received a mysterious letter. Along with the rest of England’s peers …

Humanities

LIQUID MENTAL. A Polished Ducati Cafe Racer from Walt Siegl

If there's one American bike show that’s really been punching above its weight in the last year or two, it's the Brooklyn Invitational. You know …

Apple's New iPhones Have Some Concerns

Interested in Apple’s iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus which are on sale now? Or maybe you’re saving up for the heavily redesigned iPhone X? Well, new information has revealed further nasty surprises which may change your mind about all three…<p><i>‘Great Secret Features’ and ‘Nasty Surprises’ are my regular</i> …

Mobile Technology

This Kid's Shoe Tying Hack Is Actually Genius

If you've been trying to teach your kids to tie their shoelaces without much success, step aside and let the master do his thing.<p>This Kid's Shoe Tying Hack Is Actually Genius<p>Teaching your little ones to tie their shoelaces can be one of the more frustrating parenting lessons. It's just really hard …

Every Person Should Do These 8 Things Before 8 A.M. | Inc.com

Life is busy. It can feel impossible to move toward your dreams. If you have a full-time job and kids, it's even harder.<p>How do you move forward?<p>If you don't purposefully carve time out every day to progress and improve -- without question, your time will get lost in the vacuum of our increasingly …

Self-improvement

I've held 1,000 interviews, and I've found only 4 questions truly matter

Hiring the best talent is a massive and never-ending challenge. It's hard to hire your first employee, it's hard to hire your 50th employee, and it's still hard to hire your 500th employee.<p>If you're just starting your company, you may as well get over the fact that you'll likely lose sleep over …

15 Must-Read Business Books on Leadership and Personal Development From the Past 5 Years | Inc.com

The problem with producing any "top" business book list is the elimination process. Over the last five years, there have been numerous publications by top authors worthy of mention.<p>For this list, I have focused heavily on science-backed leadership books that teach us where the future of motivation …

Self-improvement

With 1 Sentence, the Founder of Priceline Just Explained the Key Difference Between Great Leaders and Mere Managers | Inc.com

Truly great leaders don't just attract followers. Instead, they maximize their impact by inspiring others to become leaders too.<p>Sadly, many people in leadership positions don't understand this. They feel inadequate--and the truth is, they often are. So for them it's all about the roles--exercising …

Leadership