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9 questions the most interesting people ask to cut through small talk

I remember early in my career, one of my biggest fears walking into a networking event to schmooze or meeting someone for a business lunch was boring the other person to tears in conversation.<p>I didn't want to be the windbag who dragged on forever, so I learned to be brief, to the point, and …

Self-improvement

Vacation Homes and Tax Planning

A second residence can generate tax benefits — if you plan ahead<p>It’s the summer, and many families will soon be creating treasured memories together at vacation homes. Whether you own a vacation home and rent it out, are looking to purchase or sell a property, or perhaps upgrade to a larger home, …

Real Estate

How to clean your Gmail account of malicious apps

Among the most coveted targets of phishing scammers is gaining access to your Gmail account, where you’re probably storing a gold mine’s worth of …

Apps

This Prefab Cabin Was Built in 10 Days for Only $80,000

The cabin is in Russia, but the builder is now accepting pre-orders in the U.S.<p>Nestled in the woods of Kazan, a city in southwest Russia, sits a 1,184-square-foot DublDom, one of several DublDom modular prefab homes designed by the Moscow-based architect firm, Bio Architects.<p>What makes the DublDom …

A legendary Silicon Valley designer just launched the anti-WeWork coworking space — take a look

San Franciscans without a permanent office space have a new place to get stuff done.<p>Canopy is a sophisticated new workspace for the "mature" professional, according to cofounder and legendary Silicon Valley designer Yves Béhar. The shared office environment offers boutique style and concierge …

San Francisco

See-through Furniture?

Gizmodo posted this morning about a new “transparent wood” that is ready for mass production, developed at Sweden’s KTH Royal Institute of …

Woodworking

Man replies to scam emails — and hilarity ensues

We’ve all hovered between the reply and delete buttons wondering what may have come if we’d just given Barrister John Lateef a chance to explain why …

Inheritance

17 of the Best Podcasts for Entrepreneurs

There is something communal about podcasts.<p>In an ever-competitive marketplace, entrepreneurship podcasts (like the ones below) bring individuals together and create a community of people pursuing their dreams.<p>This list of the best podcasts for entrepreneurs is chalk full of people who have walked …

Entrepreneurship

Inflatable NIAS Tent by Heimplanet

Take on whatever Mother Nature throws at you with the Inflatable NIAS Tent by Heimplanet. Suitable for four to six people, and great for both groups …

Cheap Oil Just Might End the Airline Profit Orgy

Trudge aboard a packed plane with your pricey ticket and you can see why the industry is ecstatic. Brent crude remains around $65 a barrel, Americans …

Profit

Southwest Airlines announces plans for flights to Belize

Southwest Airlines expects to begin flights to Belize City next year, as it expands international service.<p>The airline said Thursday that it will fly …

Crazy corporate tax loopholes? 'Inversions' are small potatoes

The Obama administration is trying to clamp down on the corporate rush to move abroad for the tax savings -- doing what it says Congress is unwilling to do.<p>Few argue that the loopholes that encourage such tax-driven mergers with foreign companies are fine and dandy. In fact, many lawmakers and tax …

Investors leaving housing high and dry

For the better part of this year, investors have been slowly trickling out of the home buying market, but in August they apparently cut off the cash …

Real Estate

Timelapse: One Year in a Forest's Life

Filmmaker Samuel Orr spent a few years living in a forest while making nature documentaries for PBS. As an experiment, he made a timelapse movie for …

How to Structure Seller Financing

There are a number of reasons why a seller will consider providing you with seller financing when selling their homes:<p><b>Sell as-is</b> – Most owners do not …

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Officials Search for 3 Days; Drone Finds Missing Man After 20 Minutes

After three fruitless days of extensive searching by authorities, an amateur drone pilot located a missing elderly man in a mere 20 minutes.<p>On …

The Flying Phantom: US$40k sailboat levitates two feet above the waves

Sailing types can now buy themselves a racing catamaran that breaks free from the drag and discomfort of the water. The Flying Phantom mimics the …

Russia Could ‘Turn the U.S. Into Radioactive Ash,' News Anchor Says

The man hand-picked by Russian President Vladimir Putin to lead the country's state media appeared on a nightly news program on Sunday to say his …

Flying Taser Drone Delivers 80,000 Volts of Paralyzing Fear

We already know about the lethal capabilities of military drones, but a new personal drone experiment is showing us just how terrifyingly effective …

Ed Neuhaus

Google Buys Nest, Tony Fadell’s Apple Of Smart Home Tech

Google has bought Nest Labs, the hot startup co-founded by the father of the original iPod, Tony Fadell, for a hefty $3.2 billion. Nest has been making forward-thinking gadgets for the home, like its popular thermostat, since 2011. The Nest Protect smoke detector was just announced in October of …

Adobe Mighty Pen and Napoleon Ruler | HiConsumption

Many of you will remember Adobe’s much publicized Mighty Pen and Napoleon Ruler projects unveiled at the beginning of the year. It looks like both of …

ONLINE VISUALIZATIONS: Melted Ice Caps, Global Wind

There seems to be a mild proliferation lately of cool online weather and climate toys to play with. I quite like the Ocean Currents Map I recently …

How to Make a Modern Adirondack Chair

The classic backyard beauty gets a well-deserved makeover in these plans for an updated adirondack chair.<p>The classic backyard beauty gets a well-deserved makeover in these plans for an updated adirondack chair.

25 Skills Every Man Should Know: Your Ultimate DIY Guide

These days, you can outsource almost any job -- but some things you need to know how to do yourself. Study our master list with step-by-step tips from the experts, and test your DIY aptitude each step of the way.<p>These days, you can outsource almost any job -- but some things you need to know how to …

MyLifter

Ideal for the guy with lots of gear, but not a lot of space, MyLifter gives you storage you never thought you had. This handy device is an …

Canoeing

Shotgun Flower Shell

Remember the hippies who placed flowers into the barrels of National Guardsmen's rifles in protest of the Vietnam War? Well, the Shotgun Flower Shell …

Vietnam War

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