Eric Nakaz

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Buying a Home With an LLC: A Primer

In the age of the internet, privacy is an especially valuable commodity.<p>To that end, many home buyers and real-estate investors form limited-liability companies with cryptic names when purchasing property. This appeals to the publicity shy, but LLCs also help homeowners avoid scams, identity theft …

Real Estate

Find the perfect souvenir at these under-the-radar Waikīkī shops

Perused all of Waikiki's luxe retailers and wanting to find something a little more special? Seek out these under-the-radar shops.<p><b>Malibu …

The 10 Best Free Streaming Services You Need To Bookmark Now

Here are Decider, we love the world of entertainment, but we’re still people first. Even when it means supporting artists that we love, paying for …

14 Teeth Whiteners That Actually Really, Really Work

Charcoal powder, whitening paste, and LED kits that won't break the bank but will definitely whiten your smile!!<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock</b> …

Shopping

5 reasons everyone should own a multimeter

No home DIYer should be without a multimeter. Here's why.<p>Home improvement addicts really get excited about their power tools. And in the shadow of drills and sanders, the multimeter doesn't get much love. Too bad, because multimeters are just as useful and have become something I recommend to every …

Arduino

Warning: You'll Probably Quit the Gym After Doing This At-Home Workout — It's That Good

You don't need a gym membership, fancy studio, or even a lot of time to get in shape. What you do need is a solid workout and dedication. We'll …

How to use Skype to spy on your cats or dogs

Be the ultimate helicopter pet parent with this easy setup.<p>Pet parent guilt be gone! If your pet hates to be alone -- or you just like checking in on your animals throughout the day -- you don't need to buy a fancy security camera.<p>All you need is an inexpensive tablet and a Skype account to make a …

Pets

Everything you need to know about beef cuts in one chart

Beef cuts don’t have to be intimidating.<p>Whether it’s chuck, brisket, rib, loin, round, plate, or flank, the most important thing you need to know is …

5 Bitcoin Rivals That Are Rapidly on the Rise

Bitcoin prices peaked at an all-time high of over $11,800 Sunday in one of the most dramatic value surges of any asset in living memory.<p>Today’s …

What is Ripple? — a short guide

Bitcoin is the largest cryptocurrency in the world by market cap. Most people have heard of it. You can’t turn on the TV these days without someone mentioning it. Ripple is different. Despite being the fourth largest cryptocurrency in the world, most people have never heard of it.<p><i>Read: What is</i> …

Everything you’ve ever wanted to know about Ethereum, patiently explained

Although ‘Bitcoin‘ and ‘Ethereum’ are terms that are often paired together, the reality is that they are vastly different. The only thing Ethereum shares with Bitcoin is that it’s a cryptoasset running on top of blockchain.<p>Instead of being just a cryptocurrency, like Bitcoin, Ethereum also has …

How To Quickly Banish Your 'Dad Bod' And Build Muscle For The Summer

Image: iStock<p>A thrusting young buck at work recently approached me to ask for some tips on toning up. He does a lot of exercise but lives pretty …

Trail Running

Surprise: This $20 home monitoring camera actually doesn’t suck

Most of the low-end connected cameras you'll find on store shelves will run you at least $50, and more feature-rich options like Amazon's Cloud Cam and Logitech's Circle 2 are north of $100. The prospect of kitting out your house with connected cameras doesn't need to be that expensive, though. On …

Used phone buyer's guide: The best value for every budget (Fall 2017 edition)

Article Contents<p>1 Sub-$150: Bargains<p>1.1 Moto E4 / Moto E4 Plus<br>• 1.2 Nextbit Robin<br>• 1.3 Moto X Pure Edition (2015)<br>• 1.4 LG G5<p>2 $150-250: Middle of the …

Learn how to master Blockchains in 4 steps

Some believe that it won’t be long before our entire society will essentially run on Blockchain fuel. Blockchains are at the core of crypto-currencies like Bitcoin and are becoming increasingly relied-upon for decentralized, encrypted record keeping and exchange.<p>It is thought that blockchains will …

How To Paint Wood Kitchen Cabinets with White Paint

Painting your kitchen cabinets is the single most transformative thing you can do to your kitchen without a gut renovation. And, if you do it …

9 awesome storage ideas for your home

We all know that storage is key to any home being usable and functional and interior designers are the first to emphasize that you need as much …

7 problems with the HTC 10 and how to fix them

It may not be the latest from HTC anymore, with the HTC U series taking up the helm, but it’s still a solid phone. The HTC 10 what has always been the biggest selling points of the line, a beautiful full metal design, and audio capabilities that are unmatched. Especially if you use your smartphone …

Android News

How to plan a dream trip to Kīhei, Maui

In our May/June 2017 issue, we asked travelers to imagine their dream Hawaii vacation—any and everything that springs to mind, from beachside …

Hawaii

How to live and breathe project management

<b>Project management</b> is integral to many industries, so <b>it’s a hot ticket</b>. You’ll always do well with a qualification, but if you can prove you’re not a one-trick pony then you can really <b>set yourself apart</b> from the competition. That’s where the <b>IT Process and Project Management Super Bundle</b> comes …

Project Management

This is the last power strip you’ll ever need to buy, and it’s on sale for $14

How many people really put any thought into it when they buy a new power strip? If you’re like most people, you probably buy cheap power strips at …

Tech Trends

Top Kodi Tips and Tricks

Kodi is king when it comes to media centers.<p>Whether you've just installed Kodi from the Google Play Store on your Android phone or have it set up on …

OxySense Motion Activated LED Bar Light

Price: $24.99Add some convenience to your everyday with the OxySense Motion Activated LED Bar Light. This light uses 25 LEDs to emit a cool, white …

Crowd Funding

4 must-have devices cord cutters can’t live without

Unless you’re totally addicted to channel hopping and you can’t be bothered to watch on demand content as opposed to live television, there’s really …

A card-sized multi-tool for 74 percent off? I'd buy it.

10 tools for $10.<p>Here's an arsenal that can be tucked away in your wallet. This 10-bit multi-tool allows you to tighten, cut, and inspect wherever you go.<p>Need to pop open a beer? Bottle opener check. Have an errant hair that needs plucking? Tweezers check. There's also a serrated knife, a big …

Multi-tools

Learn how much it costs to Remodel a Kitchen.

The kitchen serves as the heart and hearth of your home. It's where you prepare your meals and it's where all of your parties gather. Is it any …

Hidden eateries on Oʻahu you need to try

Take your tastebuds off the beaten path at one of these hidden gems on Oahu. Before you go, we recommend calling ahead to see if and when a …

12 Simple Home Repair Jobs to Lift You Out of Winter’s Funk

Accomplishments — even little ones — go a long way toward a sunny outlook. Fortunately, there are plenty of easy, quick home repair chores you can do …