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Lego Recreated James Bond's Aston Martin DB5 Complete With Ejector Seat and Hidden Machine Guns

No one watches James Bond movies for Bond, or the over-the-top diabolical plans of the film’s villains. We’re there for the gadgets, which Lego’s …

Lego

Sound Matters: A History Of Legendary Recording Studios

When <b>The Beatles</b> were photographed in August 1969, striding over a <b>zebra crossing</b> in St John’s Wood, London, for the cover shot of <b>their album Abbey …

Universal Music

Never bin another receipt – how mum of 4 makes hundreds from the little bits of paper most of us bin

Having paid for your goods at the supermarket checkout, you may usually discard your receipt right away without giving it a moment’s thought.<p>Others …

Personal Finance

What Really Happened When I Rented Out My Apartment on Airbnb

Make money while you're on vacation? Sounds too good to be true, but it <i>is</i> possible for many, thanks to websites like Airbnb that allow you to rent out your empty home while you travel.<p>I decided to take the plunge into the sharing economy during my recent two-week European vacation. While my husband …

San Francisco

How to Use the New Photos App Features in iOS 12

In iOS 12, Apple has introduced some new features to the Photos app that aim to make it easier for you to search, share, and enjoy your photo collection. Here's how to make the most of them.<p>The most prominent addition in the Photos app is a new <b>For You</b> tab, which replaces the old Memories and Shared …

Apps

Skyrim: Shadow of Morrowind Is a Stunning Experience That Fans Need to Try

<i>Skyrim</i> has been out for quite awhile but the expansive RPG experience in the iconic <i>Elder Scrolls</i> franchise continues to be the gift that keeps on …

Gaming Industry

Fitness experts agree that sit-ups are worthless — here are 9 moves they recommend instead

From celebrity trainers working in the trendiest Manhattan gyms to the National Institute for Fitness and Sport in Indianapolis and the US Army training exams, sit-ups are developing a bad reputation.<p>Scientists have discovered that the moves, once a staple of basic workout routines, don't reduce …

Exercise

AirShip 2

If you want to escape to the Scottish Highlands to enjoy lush green fields, views of the water, and plenty of good single malt, but you need a place …

airship

The World Cup: When England Plays, This Is What Happens To Violence

Do you want England to keep winning in the World Cup? Depending on who you are, the answer to that question may be complicated.<p>Yesterday, England beat Sweden 2-0 and advanced to the semi-finals of the World Cup for the first time since 1990. Then this happened:<p>Blimey. That’s a lot of pent up …

English Football

We compared Google Photos and the built-in Apple Photos app on iPhone — and the winner is clear

When it comes to freeing up precious storage space on your smartphone or other devices, photos are often one of the first things to get the ax.<p>But now, with so many affordable and easy-to-use cloud-storage solutions available, there's no need to quickly delete old pictures when you run out of …

applephotos

iOS 11 tip: How to fix broken Wi-Fi, Bluetooth, and cellular connectivity

Are you having difficulties with wireless connectivity on your iPhone or iPad? Are you having problems connecting to Wi-Fi, cellular, or Bluetooth …

Wi-Fi

Take a film directing course online for less than $20 and learn how to make your own movies

The director is the most important person working on a film set. They define the style and structure for the movie and act as the ultimate decider …

Steven Spielberg

WATCH: Game the Game – Big Trouble In Little China: The Board Game (Playthrough)

<i>Join host Becca Scott as she breaks out some of the best boardgames the industry has to offer, with new guests each week!</i><p>Guests Traycee King, Dan …

Geek

Top Travel Instagrammers Share Gear They Can’t Live Without

Tourism boards for countries and cities all over the world have turned to Instagram travel photographers to showcase the beauty of their cultures and …

Customer Service

How to Grow an Organic Instagram Following as a Landscape Photog

If you are a landscape photographer trying to get your work out there, you have surely heard about that one big imaging platform called Instagram. So …

Social Media

Synth One

Synth One just launched. It’s a new synth app for the iPad, but it’s also a big deal. Why? Because it is free, open-source, and built by volunteer musicians and programmers. Stay with me here. Synth One isn’t out typical hideous open-source bloatfest of an app. It’s beautifully designed, sounds …

Synthesizers

Cristiano Ronaldo’s Insane Workout Could Be Your Ticket To Explosive Strength & Endurance

We can't all be blessed with Cristiano Ronaldo's looks and arrogance confidence (if you were that good you'd be prissy and inscrutable too). We can, …

Cristiano Ronaldo

These Honey Garlic Baked Cauliflower Bites Are Irresistible — Delicious Links

<i>Kitchn's</i> <i>Delicious Links</i><i> column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Recipes

Where to Download Old Mac OS Software From

Do you have an older Mac that you still use? Or maybe an older retro Mac is sitting in a closet that you’d like to dust off and get some use out of? …

Operating Systems

50,000 Free Resources From the Met Museum’s Library Are Now Available to Download

The Metropolitan Museum of Art has increased its digital presence over the last few years. With accessibility in mind, the world-famous institution has made public domain images, photographs of its permanent collection, and even free full-text art books available to the public. Now, it even offers …

Museums

5 Tips For Writing a Book People Will Actually Read (From a First Time Author)

My first book comes out this month. Here's what I learned.<p>I was sitting alone in a garage surrounded by packing boxes.<p>My usual morning routine, which started with coffee back then (and now is more about black tea), segued into a new idea for this column. I started writing about what it means to be …

Writing

New Horror Movie Database by Horror Fans, for Horror Fans

2 weeks ago<p>AllHorror.com, the largest collaborative horror movie discovery website of its kind, is now open to horror fans everywhere.<p>AllHorror was …

Horror

Using social media for photographers – top tips | Best.Photography

Tips & Tricks<p>Using social media for photographers – top tips<p><b>Amateur Photographer Tips</b><p><b>Social media, particularly Instagram, can really help build an</b> …

Landscape Photography

15 Foil-Packet Dinner Recipes That Make Cleanup a Breeze

We’re all about a cooking technique that will help us get dinner on the table quickly with no dishes. Turns out, you’ve had the answer in your …

Cooking

How this 34-year-old dad made $1 million off a simple Fiverr side hustle

A little over five years ago, Joel Young found himself in a situation many American families are facing: He was deeply in debt with an unpredictable …

Entrepreneurship

Dogs vs. Cats: Scientists finally reveal which is smarter

A dog’s bark is only a ruff means of communication. Instead, we should be looking at its wiggles and squirms.<p>Jumping up. Rolling over. Lifting …

What 40 years of 'Space Invaders' says about the 1970s – and today

The “Space Invaders” arcade video game, celebrating its 40th anniversary, is an iconic piece of software, credited as one of the earliest digital …

Retrogaming

The Best Aperture for Landscape Photography

The question “What aperture is best for landscape photography?” is often asked in various online forums. While there isn’t one “correct” aperture, …

Landscape Photography

How To Shoot Into The Sun Without Creating A Silhouette

Silhouettes, they can be beautiful. They are one of the first shots we aspire to when we get into photography. Fortunately, there are many articles …

Landscape Photography

Scientists Have More Bad News About Your Favorite Vape Flavors

Our apologies to the churro vape juice lovers.<p>We all know that vaping makes you look cool. Oh yeah, and apparently it can also help you quit smoking. …

Flavors