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Motorcycle Wiring 101

<i>Joe Tessitore is a strange guy. Most motorcycle builders hate working with motorcycle wiring, but not Joe. It’s his favorite part of the build, and the source of most of his business. So we’ve asked Joe to demystify electrical systems, and provide an easy guide to sparking your bike back into …

Arduino

Early Hip-Hop's Greatest Drum Machine Just Got Resurrected

The TR-808 is the Fender Stratocaster of electronic music. The programmable drum machine was heavily used by pioneers like Afrika Bambaataa, the …

KnowRoaming's international sticker SIMs begin shipping to backers today

KnowRoaming, the company behind the roaming SIM "stickers" that popped up on Kickstarter last year, has begun shipping its device to the first 500 backers. The $35 pre-order kit, which includes a SIM sticker and a single-use applicator, enables international roaming at rates far lower than what …

8 Amazing Getaways For Architecture Buffs

The doldrums of winter have officially descended, and whether you’re in the path of a polar vortex or not, a getaway is starting to sound mighty fine.<p>Alys Beach<p>Whether you’re in the mood for Iceland or the Bahamas, here are a few beautifully designed resorts to get your travel senses tingling.SF

Amazing

Austria's Beautiful Mountainside Thermal Retreat

Located in Oberlngenfeld, Austria, the <i>Aqua Dome</i> is an impressive contemporary spa and retreat found at the foothills of the area's scenic mountains. Using the rocky backdrop for inspiration, many of the structures featured at the lodge reflect the shapes and forms found within the surrounding …

Austria

The Manta Underwater Room Masterminded by Swedish...

Masterminded by Swedish artist Mikael Genberg, the Manta Underwater Room is a spectacular accommodation unit situated in a coral reef’s blue hole, …

How to Calculate Estimated Taxes

The IRS requires you to pay federal income tax as it accrues, not as a lump sum at the end of the year. If you’re an employee, your employer meets …

8 Tiny Money Moves That Can Revamp Your Financial Life

Saving a lot of money is like trying to run a marathon.<p>If you dwell on how long the race is, you might not even get off the couch. But if, instead, you focus on putting one foot in front of the other and running one mile, and then two miles, and so on, suddenly a marathon doesn’t seem quite as …

10 Online Classes Sure To Boost Your Business Skills

A business owner's education never stops, but how do you squeeze in the time to learn?<p>Luckily, there are plenty of online courses from which to …

These 365 Quotes Will Inspire You Every Day This Year | Inc.com

With a new year nearly upon us, it's a great time to get inspired about the future, your vision, your goals and executing on those goals. I'm so grateful for all of the inspiration I've gotten from leaders, writers and thinkers through the years. So I wanted to share my favorite, most inspiring …

Motivation

How to Create a Positive Attitude | Inc.com

A positive attitude--optimism, expectancy, and enthusiasm--makes everything in business easier. A positive attitude boosts you up when you're down and supercharges you when you're already "on a roll."<p>Here's how to cultivate a positive attitude, regardless of what's happening at work, based upon a …

Self-help

Autographer

People just can't resist it can they? A lens points at their face and they instantly develop a bizarre grin/pout/grimace that they wrongly believe is …

Kama Sutra Cookie Cutters

To some the kitchen is a sacred space – immaculate clean surfaces, lemon fresh, everything in order. For others it is place to defile. A <b>sexy</b> …

illoom balloons

Aren’t balloons just excellent? You can pop them, ping them, boing them on heads, twist them into silly shapes, use them to joosh up parties and even …

Homeware, Lifestyle Gifts | Not for Everyone

Lifestyle shop for people with imagination. A curated range of alternative homewares, lifestyle accessories, latest tech, unusual alcohol and unique …

Unique

trendgraphy:

This book offers students, novice designers, and battle-toughened professionals alike an insider’s guide to the complexities of current graphic design practice and thinking.<p>It contains all you need to know to survive and prosper in the complex, ever-shifting world of graphic design. Set out in A-Z style and written in a realistic, conversational, and insightful way, the book provides advice on the fundamental topics and issues that face designers in their daily lives. It looks at everything …

10 Shows to Netflix Binge On This Holiday Season

Photo: 20th Century Fox/Courtesy Everett Collection<p>This holiday season, no matter what your background is, there is almost certainly bound to be some mandatory family bonding in your very near future. So how are you coping? According to a new studyreleased by Netflix, you're watching a LOT of …

TV

The Paradoxical Traits Of Resilient People

Resilient people develop a mental capacity that allows them to adapt with ease during adversity. Like bamboo, they bend but rarely break. How resilient are you?<p>Journalist Hara Estroff Marano once wrote in a <i>Psychology Today</i> article “The Art of Resilience”:<p>“Resilience may be an art, the ultimate art …

Self-improvement

Superyachts by Zaha Hadid for Blohm+Voss

London architect Zaha Hadid has designed a family of superyachts for German shipbuilders Blohm+Voss (+ slideshow).<p>Zaha Hadid created a concept for a …

LEAPrus 3912 by LEAPfactory

A hotel comprising four prefabricated fibreglass tubes has opened near the top of Europe's highest peak (+ slideshow).<p>Named LEAPrus 3912, the complex …

Ai Weiwei's Forever Bicycles Installation Stuns Toronto

Last night in Toronto, Chinese artist and activist Ai Weiwei presented a new version of his incredible <i>Forever Bicycles</i> installation. As the centerpiece of this year's Scotiabank Nuit Blanche, the all-night contemporary art event that takes over city streets, 3,144 bicycles, the most Weiwei has used …

Toronto

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