Noel Punzalan

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SD Memory Cards: Everything You’ve Ever Wanted to Know About SD Cards But Were Afraid to Ask

If your digital camera is fairly new, odds are it stores images on SD cards. SD stands for Secure Digital but it may seem more like Strange & …

Cameras

6 fantastic editorial designs and what we can learn from them

Whether you’re designing a newspaper, newsletter, magazine or digital publication, the principles of good editorial design and layout are universal. …

21 People With Desk Setups That Will Seriously Inspire You

Looks like I'm about to go on an Ikea shopping spree...

Home Decorating

Photographer’s Hack: How to Print High-Quality Photos in Under 2 Minutes

For photographers, printing photos is an important part of the learning curve. Whether you’re a professional or just a hobbyist, seeing your photos …

U.S. Credit Card Issuers Are Phasing Out Signature Requirements This Year

Last Friday, Visa joined American Express, Discover, and Mastercard in announcing it will phase out signature requirements for most credit card …

Another Green World: How Japanese ambient music found a new audience

<b>Over the last few years, obscure Japanese ambient classics like Hiroshi Yoshimura’s Green and Midori Takada’s Through The Looking Glass have surged</b> …

The 15 Best Chill Dance Tracks of 2017

Greetings Chiller Whales, and a happy, peaceful and lovin new year to you all! What a year, 2017. You did us dirty. You did us proud. You did us …

NASA Has Announced Ambitious New Missions, And We Just Can't Wait

Wheee!<p>NASA's newest mission will either land a quadcopter-like spacecraft on the surface of Saturn's moon Titan or collect a sample from the nucleus …

Astronomy

Something huge and hard went into Uranus and it got very messy

In the distant past, Uranus took an absolute pounding, say researchers, without even cracking a smile.<p>My isn’t Uranus full of surprises?<p>Researchers …

The 12 best apps of 2017

Just when you thought apps had gotten boring and derivative, developers have leveraged new technologies to breathe new life into mobile experiences. …

Five Industry Professionals Reveal What They Look for in a Photographer’s Online Portfolio

Despite the rise of social media, having a website is still imperative in order to showcase your best – and not just latest – work as a photographer. …

Online Life

I Can't Believe All the Features Mashed Into This Micro-Apartment

The phrase “micro-unit” conjures up all sorts of lifestyle tradeoffs, like Murphy beds, mini-fridges, and toilets in the shower. This tasteful space …

Mashed

9 Clever Uses for the Space Under the Stairs

If you live in a two-story house, stairs are inevitable. But they sure do take up a lot of space — and what to do with that wedge-shaped …

10 Easy Pieces: Stackable Dining Chairs

The stacking dining chair isn’t as easy to source as you might expect. (It’s one of the reasons the Ercol chair is so ubiquitous. It’s the go-to for …

14 Hidden Storage Ideas for Small Spaces

If you live in a small space, storage hacks are your best friend. Anyone can save room by bringing in small furniture or putting up shelfie-worthy shelves, but even with the usual tricks, there never seems to be enough room for all your stuff. Instead of vacuum sealing, squeezing or stuffing your …

Storage Ideas

Expert Advice: 12 Tips for Making a Small Bedroom Look Bigger

I think we’ve all been there. Maybe you’ve just moved to the big city, or you grew up the youngest of many and drew the short straw when it came to …

Reader Rehab: Small Space Living for the In-Laws

Embarking on a fresh start in any stage of your life is a golden opportunity to reassess your living needs. Boston-based interior design firm Bunker …

5 Favorites: Bookshelves for Small Space Living

Some days I reminisce about the simple and small living spaces I was surrounded by after my college years. My roommate and I lived in a …

Small Spaces

9 Small-Space Ideas to Steal from a Tiny Paris Apartment

Paris architect Philippe Harden likes to work on a human scale. Paying close attention to “materials, proportions, and colors that let you feel …

Interior Design

Urban Hermitage, a 280-square-foot London studio, offers ‘monastic retreat’

Looks pretty fancy for a hermitage<p>How to make the most of limited space, especially in densely-populated urban areas is, of course, the question <i>du jour</i>. There are smart, transforming apartments, or otherwise modular ones, like “apartments-in-a-box.”<p>But the most basic of these is the humble studio. …

Architecture

Space Saving Furniture By Expand Furniture

Space savers are essential for expanding your living area. Wall beds from MurphySofa are designed to fold perfectly over a couch, fit North American …

jeff wilson provides housing solution with modular kasita living units

<b>former professor/ current micro housing ceo jeff wilson and his team at kasita have developed a modular, versatile, and transportable living unit</b> …

Living Rooms

The Breathtaking Nature Landscapes of New Zealand by Rachel Stewart

<b>Rachel Stewart</b> is a talented self-taught photographer and traveler based in Mount Maunganui, New Zealand. Rachel shoots a lot of nature, travel, …

6 Tips for Shooting Long Exposure Night Photographs

In this article I am going to share with you six tips that I have found to produce amazing long exposure night photographs. I have learned the hard …

5 Style Lessons We Can All Learn from Daniel Craig

The art of balancing classic and contemporary.<p>At 49, Daniel Craig is the embodiment of a man who is comfortable in his own skin.<p>There's no fuss or affectation here, and you rarely seen him stray from a few core outfits that he rotates depending on the occasion. He's proof of the old adage that one …

Overview of the Samyang 12mm F2.8 ED AS NCS Fisheye Lens

Wishing there was an affordable option to dabble in the word of fisheye lenses? Well there is - check out the Samyang 12mm f/2.8 fisheye in this …

6 Essential Tips for Taking Good Photographs on a Bright and Sunny Day

Midday is one of the most difficult times to shoot for any photographer. The brutal truth is that cameras struggle with the extreme light and …

Landscape Photography

Chuck Berry's only number one: My ding-a-ling

<b>"My ding-a-ling, my ding-a-ling, I want to play with my ding-a-ling."</b><p>Chuck Berry had many hits, but this one, to the chagrin of some of his fans but apparently not Berry himself, was his only number one single in the United States and UK.<p>Rolling Stone once listed it as one of 22 "terrible songs by …

The Life-Changing Magic of Tidying Up [Marie Kondo Book Review] | The Curious Button

If you’re into minimalism or decluttering, then you’ve likely heard about the KonMari Method. Developed by Marie Kondo, a Japanese cleaning …

Very Surprising Tiny House by Mizuishi Architects Atelier

This cottage, built near to a river, in a small triangular space, is brilliantly organized inside, proving an incredible sense of proportions and …

Architecture