Nina Haraguchi

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How smartphone light affects your brain and body

There's something incredibly powerful about the blue lights that the designers of our smartphone, tablet, and laptop screens have been able to create. The lights in these screens glow so bright that we can see them even during a sunny day. At night, they're bright enough that they've been compared …

Sleep

The 10 Best Places to Camp for Free Northern California

It’s hard to think of a more satisfying way to spend a beautiful weekend than camping on one of Northern California’s spectacular array of public …

Steal This Look: A Small and Neat Kitchen in Melbourne

Architect Sarah Trotter of Hearth Studio set out to redesign a 1970s kitchen on the garden level of a house in Melbourne, Australia. The compact …

Doorhandle

Colorado's ski train takes you from Denver to the slopes in one easy ride

After a seven-year hiatus, Colorado's ski train, which ran from Denver to the Winter Park ski resort from 1940 to 2009, is back.<p>The train, a longtime tradition in the Centennial State, will begin making runs beginning Jan. 7 and will continue every weekend and holiday through March 26.<p>Thanks to a …

Harvest Trekker: 15 Fall Hiking Essentials

SmartWool Socks<p>You could have some really nice and fancy boots on your feet while heading out on a cold weather hike, but if you don’t have on a …

Weather

All aboard the Grand Hibernian, the ultimate way to explore Ireland

Strangers who board the Belmond Grand Hibernian, Ireland’s new luxury train, won’t stay strangers for long.<p>Not, that is, unless they do themselves out of a treat by avoiding the two restaurant cars, where tables are set for four or six but not for cosying couples. The management are fond of quoting …

Buying Art for Your Home With the Click of a Mouse

These days, the seller is less important than the object being sold<p>Buying art, like most anything else these days, needn’t require more than a …

11 Savory Pies You Can Make in an Hour or Less

Raise your hand if you love pie. Us, too. So why shouldn’t you eat it for dinner? Here, 11 savory pies, tarts and galettes that come together in …

Pie

Google’s G Suite gets five new productivity features

Google’s G Suite, the new name for what was previously called Google Apps for Work, is getting a couple of small but nifty updates today. There isn’t necessarily a common theme here, but for the most part, the new features focus on supporting more of the existing workflows in larger companies and …

Apps

How to read a book a week

In February, I read Belle Beth Cooper’s <i>Fast Company</i> piece “How I became a morning person, read more books, and learned a language in a year,” which listed the four steps to assuming a new hobby: set small goals, focus on one new thing at a time, remove obvious barriers, and build the new routines …

Books

How to Find Your Parked Car Using iOS 10 on iPhone

No one likes getting lost in a parking lot. iOS 10’s parked car feature allows you to use Maps to find your car in a sea of vehicles. In order for this to work, your car will need either CarPlay or a Bluetooth stereo your iPhone pairs with. Once you’ve set up the parked car feature, it will be …

Maps

Great Bay Area restaurants that aren't in San Francisco

Living in San Francisco, you can easily get caught up in your own little enchanted foodie heaven, convinced the center of the food universe exists within its 49 square miles.<p>You might think there's no reason to deal with the hassle — the BART delays, the traffic, the giving up of your parking space …

San Francisco

Let It Flow: 10 of the Best Books on Creativity

The best books about creativity can simultaneously spark new ideas in the reader while also giving them a compelling narrative to follow. Sometimes this can come from writers or artists taking a step back and recounting the ways in which their craft comes together; in other cases, it might involve …

Creativity

9 simple steps to a perfectly Zen bedroom

Zen-influenced interiors have an enduring appeal as they tap into something deeper than mere aesthetic trends. They appeal to those wanting a quiet, …

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Spend 48 Hours With HTML, CSS, & JavaScript to Become an In-Demand Front End Engineer

<b>Complete Guide to Front-End Web Development & Design</b><p>Learn Primary Web Programming Languages & Watch Your Job Prospects & Income Soar<p>The information …

JavaScript

15 Clever Things You Need to Decorate If You Have a Teeny-Tiny Apartment

Home Decorating

The Best Sleeping Pads for Backpacking and Car Camping

We slept on 15 different sleeping pads on a total of five car-camping and backpacking trips, as well as on the floor in our own living rooms, before …

Backpacking

Kitchen Design Idea - Install A Pop-Up Outlet Directly Into Your Countertop

Power outlets are features of your home that you need but don’t usually pay much attention to. Pop-up outlets are an interesting alternative to …

Kitchens

This new modern house in Vancouver is surrounded by tall evergreen trees

James K.M. Cheng Architects have designed this house in Vancouver, Canada, that is positioned on a lot 350 feet in length and is surrounded by mature …

Landscaping

Teens still heart the iPhone, dissing Android

Technically Incorrect: In a new Piper Jaffray survey, almost four out five teens say their next phone will be an iPhone.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>Ask teenagers something today and they'll answer one way. Ask them tomorrow and they …

Teens

The Olloclip Lens Sets Turn Your iPhone 7 Into A Professional Camera

More than five years ago, Patrick O’Neil started a crowdfunding campaign for a small iPhone addition called the Olloclip 3-in-1 Photo Lens. The …

This Free Software Can Upscale and Enlarge Photos Better than Photoshop

Upscaling a photograph always means trading resolution for size. And while Photoshop’s “preserve details” scaling does a pretty good job, there’s a …

The Perks of Using Removable Wallpaper

To make a case for removable wallpaper, we're going to play a game of word association, home décor edition. When we say wallpaper, what do you think …

Here's How Much a Millennial Needs to Save Each Month to Retire With $5 Million

For your retirement to comfortably last the decades you can expect to live, you need to start saving now.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>How much will you need to retire?<p>Well, in 2014, Matthew Illian, a member of the Investment Committee at Marotta Wealth Management, …

Retirement

Gift Idea - Typography Art Prints For People Who Love Fonts, Letters & Symbols

It’s no secret that people who enjoy graphic design are obsessed with fonts and typography. So if you have one of these types of people in your life, …

Typography

This ultra-functional bag has become the most funded travel bag ever on Kickstarter

A new bag that promises to transform our travel experiences, has become the most funded travel bag ever on the crowd-funding website Kickstarter. A total of 9067 backers pledged $1,725,336 to help bring the Nomatic Travel Bag to life, which is a testament to how fervently travellers want to find a …

Crowd Funding

How Midcentury Modern Became The Pumpkin Spice Latte Of Interior Design

It’s neutral design camouflage that’s easy to find, wherever you may be.<p>“It’s like camouflage.” That’s how one design gallerist, Patrick Parrish, explained the enduring popularity of midcentury modern design to the <i>New York Times</i> this week, in a piece entitled “Why Won’t Midcentury Design Die?”<p>It’s …

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These 29 jobs have the best work-life balance

Do you feel like your work never stops and you’re logging countless hours each week? Well, you’re not alone. According to the Organization for Economic Cooperation and Development Factbook, Americans work an average of 34.4 hours a week — the longest of any other country in the world — and receive …

Employment