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iPhone Photography Awards Winners Revealed

Photographers of the Year iPhone Photography Awards. First place, Sounds of the old town.<br>Michał Koralewski<p>1 of 17<p>LightBox NewsletterSign up to …

11 of the Best Android Apps from March 2015

With voice calling on WhatsApp, the first sighting of Meerkat on Android and a number of other notable names hitting the virtual shelves, March was a busy month in the the Google Play store.<p>Here, we’ve got the best new and updated apps from last month in one place for your easy perusal. We’ve split …

The 10 Commandments of Organizing

Want an organized home? Follow these rules.<p>1. Keep like with like.<p>"When putting your belongings away, store them with like or similar items to keep things sensical and logical," says professional organizer and blogger Tidy Tova. So stop with the catch-alls — they might work for a short time, but …

Cleaning

Microsoft’s Office Lens app turns your iPhone or Android phone into a powerful scanner

Microsoft is bringing one of its impressive Windows Phone apps to iOS and Android today. Office Lens is effectively a portable scanner in your pocket, allowing you to capture pictures of whiteboards, documents, and receipts to save and edit them digitally. While many apps like Scanner Pro, Scanbot, …

This Map Shows How to Take an Epic Road Trip Across Europe

45 European cities. 14 days of driving—and several months of sightseeing. That’s the optimized plan created by an algorithm, a followup to the …

Articles about water works how integrate fountain your landscape on Dwell.com - Dwell

Landscape architect Brennan Cox, principal of San Francisco–based Groundworks, explores the best approaches to drought-tolerant...<p>Considering taking the induction cooking plunge? We've broken down how it works in four steps.<p>We're sharing a few useful projects from DIY Home Repairs: 100 Fix-It …

This Is What Computers Look Like Now and That's Just Awesome

Aya Brackett—Nest<p>DJI<p>Apple<p>Osmo<p>Tesla<p>Jawbone<p>Square<p>Hasbro<p>Oculus VR<p>Qualcomm

These Are the First 24 Apple Watch Apps

Pre-orders for the Apple Watch don’t begin for another two weeks and sales don’t begin for four, but the App Store team has already approved two …

Amazon Goes After Dropbox, Google, Microsoft With Unlimited Cloud Drive Storage

Last year, Amazon gave a boost to its Prime members when it launched a free, unlimited photo storage for them on Cloud Drive. Today, the company is expanding that service as a paid offering to cover other kinds of content, and to users outside of its loyalty program. Unlimited Cloud Storage will …

The hidden tricks of powerful persuasion

Are we always in control of our minds? As David Robson discovers, it’s surprisingly easy to plant ideas in peoples’ heads without them realising.<p>Are we all just puppets on a string? Most people would like to assume that they are free agents – their fate lies in their own hands. But they’d be wrong. …

Al Gore

Astonishing comics that 'save your game' when you turn the page

Shiga has been making comics since he was 20 years old and a pure math major studying at UC Berkeley. A life-long fan of Choose Your Own Adventure …

29 Awesome Books With Strong Female Protagonists

Celebrate National Women's History Month with these 29 great books.

Books

8 Cleaning Tricks for Keeping Your Kitchen Spotless

Tackle this much-used room's toughest spots with surprising everyday items (like salt and ketchup).<p>Tackle the tough spots on your countertops, floors, and pots with surprising everyday items (like salt and ketchup).

Countertops

Agave-Glazed Pork Belly with Grilled Pineapple

Servings<p>You may have to make this agave-glazed pork belly with grilled pineapple recipe the day before you serve, but the crispy succulent result is well worth the effort.<p>July 2011Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 4-pound pork belly (with or without rib bones)<p>4 teaspoons kosher salt plus more<p>2 teaspoons freshly …

Organizing Tips For Every Room In Your House

Can One-Shot Syringes Save The World?

Marc Koska has had a shot at saving the world; a single shot that has taken him 31 years.<p>Back in 1984 the Englishman, then a 23-year-old who spent much of his time yachting in the Caribbean, was horrified like many others by the dire prediction that the newly-identified HIV virus could claim as …

Here's What Shopping With Apple Watch Will Look Like

Are you comfortable paying for your weekly grocery shop with a mere wave of the wrist? You’ll be able to in a few short weeks when the Apple Watch makes its much-hyped debut.<p>If you move your Apple Watch-wearing hand anywhere near a store’s payment terminal, mobile wallet system Apple Pay will …

Introduction

To find the Most Affordable cities, we started with America's 100 largest Metropolitan Statistical Areas (MSAs) and Metropolitan Divisions (MDs), all with populations of 600,000 or more. We first assessed housing affordability, using the latest (Q4 2014) Housing Opportunity Index (HOI) from the …

How to Talk To Kids About Art

It’s not always easy to talk about art. As the dancer Isadora Duncan is quoted as saying, “If I could say it, I wouldn’t have to dance it.”<p>Still, art …

Know Where You Stand in Life and Work With “The Seagull Theory”

Other people can tell us a lot about ourselves. Even if they're not directly offering feedback, we can pick up on certain cues that say a lot about …

The Smartphone Dash Mount You Deserve is Cheaper Than Ever Today

You voted the iOttie One Touch as your favorite smartphone dash mount, and its improved successor, the iOttie One Touch 2, is down to just $17 …

How to Drink Without Messing Up Your Weight Loss

Alcohol isn't commonly thought to be a "healthy" part of a weight loss program, but that doesn't mean you can't enjoy a drink or two without screwing …

4 Foods That Burn Belly Fat

That pesky trouble spot will be gone before you know it!<p><i>This article was repurposed with permission from</i> Prevention<i>.</i><p>The secret to lasting weight loss does not come down to complicated calorie-counting and weight-loss gimmicks. Instead, it's about working with your body's natural hunger and sleep …

Weight Loss

IT HAPPENED TO ME: God and a Spiritual Experience Helped Me Through My Rape

Ten years ago, I had a really bad night.<p>It was a warm Friday evening in June as I was preparing to happy-hour my face off at my favorite bar. I sat on the couch of my best friend’s home, where I was renting a room, eating a PB&J sandwich to coat a highly anticipated rum and coke after a tough week …

How to Save for Your Kids' College When Money Is Already Tight

Saving for college is one of the biggest financial priorities for most families—and also one of the hardest to meet, given the huge cost. Let’s take …

Personal Finance

Invisibility Glasses and Encrypted Phones: Security Takes Center Stage at MWC

Security was top of mind in Barcelona this week.<p>In the wake of Edward Snowden’s revelations about the NSA, newspaper phone hacking scandals and the recent Sony troubles, security and privacy have been top of mind among businesses and consumers. This extended into this year’s Mobile World Congress …

Encryption

Parents Home

• Pinterest<p>Doctors are well aware of the potential risks that delaying vaccines can have, but, according to new research from the American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP), most doctors are accommodating parents' requests to alter their child's vaccine schedule.<p>Although doctors agree that delaying or …

Vaccination

An Adult's Guide to Hygiene (for Those Who Weren't Taught Growing Up)

There are no classrooms that teach you basic hygiene growing up. Your parents may do what they can, but a surprising number of people make it to …