Patrick Goss

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Bike Hacks: Cable Flush

A New Video Series Highlighting Quick Fixes For Your Bike<p>As part of our Bike Shop video series, we'll be rolling out Bike Hacks - quick edits with …

Hacking

A secure family home home that's full of life and love

No, we are not zooming in on a little structure completed by 4-year olds at a kindergarten, but rather a very impressive house (built by real …

WATCH: 21 metabolic moves to get shredded

Sometimes, it's not about how much you can bench, or how big your muscles are getting. You'll never attain that coveted beach body six-pack <b></b>if you …

Moreland & Arbuckle On World Cafe

When harmonica ace Dustin Arbuckle met guitarist Aaron Moreland at an open mic in their hometown of Wichita, Kan., the two immediately decided that they'd better combine talents. That was in 2001, and they've been playing roadhouse blues together ever since.<p>Moreland and Arbuckle are certainly …

New Albums

The Fantastic, Modern Family Home

Have you ever considered foregoing the sights and sounds of the city and heading to the forest? If you aren’t one for camping and the rustic features …

Dining Rooms

VW may challenge Tesla for who has the largest advanced battery factory

VW is in trouble. Its multi-year deception to hoodwink US environmental laws is costing it billions of dollars, in addition to inestimable public good will. Worse, the scandal has threatened the company’s future. Until last year the maker of the world’s best-selling cars, VW has had to pivot away …

Electric Vehicles

It's time to toss your paper owner's manuals

Why keep a file of printed manuals when you can quickly find them online?<p>Tucked away in the back of a file cabinet, I have an overstuffed folder of owner's manuals, many of which are for products I no longer own. I'm getting a jump on my spring cleaning this year and throwing out the entire …

iBooks

IDG Contributor Network: Apple Pencil: 3 sites that will teach you how to draw

When Apple released the iPad Pro and Apple Pencil, there was a great deal of appreciation expressed by artists around the world. The combination of …

Apple Pencil

AoM Podcast: Situational Awareness | The Art of Manliness

<b>Brett McKay</b>: Brett McKay here, and welcome to another edition of the Art of Manliness podcast. Have you had all those moments where you walk into a …

How to Develop Situational Awareness | The Art of Manliness

There’s a scene at the beginning of <i>The Bourne Identity</i> where the film’s protagonist is sitting in a diner, trying to figure out who he is and why he …

Self Defense

Inhabitat - Green Design, Innovation, Architecture, Green Building

reduce waste<p>How to Prolong the Lifespan of 6 Items You Care About<p>Image via Shutterstock Jeans Dirt rarely shows its face on denim until it's really …

8 Ways to Decorate Your Rental (Without Leaving a Mark)

If you live in a rental property, you've probably learned to make peace with a certain amount of interior imperfection. Many landlords place strict …

Urban Outfitters

Download Free Cookbook With Weekly Mediterranean Diet Meal Plan

What is the Mediterranean Diet?<p>The Mediterranean diet is not a “diet” per se. It is a mix of the traditional eating habits of people living in Spain, …

Nutrition

Mediterranean Diet Can Prevent Stroke, Study Finds

You have probably heard that the Mediterranean diet is great for weight loss and can also help you to keep your heart healthy. But did you know that …

Here's the secret way to hide the iPhone apps that Apple won't let you delete

Apple includes 30 applications with the iPhone and none of them can be deleted. Many iPhone owners have resorted to creating an "Apple" folder that contains un-used and un-removeable apps.<p>Apple CEO Tim Cook, has vaguely hinted that the company may be working on a way to remove the default apps that …

Apps

Google Acquires Timeful To Bring Smart Scheduling To Google Apps

Google has acquired Timeful, a startup designed to make scheduling easier by helping you solve larger goals without requiring you to sweat the details. Timeful’s app analyzes your schedule, and uses it to help you achieve specific goals you have in mind. The features Timeful created will be …

Apps

Unified Architectural Theory: Chapter 7

<i>We will be publishing Nikos Salingaros’ book,</i> <i>Unified Architectural Theory</i><i>, in a series of installments, making it digitally, freely available for</i> …

Architecture

Shocking 'Second A Day' Video Shows The Horrors Of War Could Happen To Any Child

Videos of people documenting a second each day over long periods of time have grown in popularity online. However, one group has taken the idea and flipped it on its head to create a video that is shocking, powerful and thought-provoking.<p>Save The Children UK, an organization which fights for the …

Cobra Electronics demos power pack that can jump-start your car

Cobra Electronics is a big player in the automotive world, largely thanks to its line of radar detectors. What a lot of people don't know, however, is that the company has also been dabbling with products that jump-start your car. At this year's CES, Cobra is introducing the JumPack, which it says …

Feeding the Hypebeast, on Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / October 14, 2013<p>Some people wait in line for phones; others might camp the night for holiday deals or video game releases. For …

Spinning Straw Into Carbon Savings

Anyone taking a broad look at shrinking the carbon footprint of the construction industry has to look at concrete, whose production alone is …