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This Spray Can Attachment Converts Photos Into Graffiti

If you’ve ever dreamed of creating graffiti on par with the most impressive street art, this bit of smart tech can help you get started. The …

Art

How to Create a Surreal Look in Photoshop Using Hue Adjustment

When you start learning photoshop it is scary to see all those different tools you can choose from. It is often said there are seven ways to achieve …

Meet UsBidi, The World’s Most Intelligent Smartphone Charger

When it comes to smartphone chargers, they have become a lot smaller over recent years, but there was not much innovation in the space. UsBidi wants …

Gear & Gadgets

The best way to learn math is to learn how to fail productively

Singapore, the land of many math geniuses, may have discovered the secret to learning mathematics (pdf). It employs a teaching method called productive failure (pdf), pioneered by Manu Kapur, head of the Learning Sciences Lab at the National Institute of Education of Singapore.<p>Students who are …

Pedagogy

'Don Verdean' Trailer: Get a Look at the New Comedy From the Creators of 'Napoleon Dynamite'

If Indiana Jones were living today -- and living at all, to begin with -- would he be battling evangelical ministers in pursuit of religious …

Wes Anderson May Be Working On A Horror Film

+ it would be the best<p>Wes Anderson's films may be littered with pastel colors, well-intentioned characters, and, of course, a satisfying amount of symmetry, but there's no denying that they also showcase some pretty dark feelings and behaviors. Whether it was self-inflicted, like Richie Tenenbaum's …

I used the startup that gives you a free personal stylist and my wardrobe is now so much better

Walking around shops, trying on clothes, glancing at price tags — I don't enjoy any of that. The closest I have come to enjoying a shopping experience happened after I downed a few champagne cocktails beforehand.<p>But I've found a better solution that doesn't require alcohol. It's called Thread, a …

This Artist's Pun-tastic Artwork Is The Cutest Wordplay Ever

Because puns are fun.<p>While we often shudder at the thought of cheesy pun humor, these wordplay illustrations are pretty adorable.<p>Artist Keren Rosen illustrates literal interpretations of idioms, phrases and nouns making for the most punderful art you've ever seen. The artist, who began her series …

These Sketches Show How Picasso Saw Women

A theme to which Picasso has returned over and over again is the nature of, and the relationship between, the sexes. Most of the pages of this …

19th Century Postcards Predicted the World in the Year 2000

Like many of us today, people living in the 20th century were curious about what the future would hold. French artist Jean-Marc Ct and his colleagues attempted to predict the world in the year 2000, and they did so through playful illustrations. Known as <i>France in the Year 2000</i>, these futuristic …

How to Connect an iPhone or iPad to a TV

You can easily connect any iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch to a TV screen or even many projectors with the help of a wired connector adapter and HDMI …

Marijuana Entrepreneur Needs Salespeople, 'Who Have Smoked Weed And Can Talk About Our Products'

Nicole Gonzalez spent her teenage summers working in the Dominican Republic and Central America where her grandfather owned tobacco fields. Cigar-making was a male-dominated industry but her strong-willed mother always told Nicole, “You better be big in this world.” That motivation propelled Nicole …

Cannabis

Awesome DIY Halloween Ideas on Flipboard

It’s October already and if you haven’t decided on a Halloween costume yet, don’t fret! With Flipboard, you have tons of awesome DIY Halloween ideas at your fingertips. When someone asks where you got your costume, there’s nothing like the satisfaction of saying, “I made it myself.”<p>Here’s the …

Marshmallow-Only Lucky Charms Boxes Are Real

Lucky Charms wants consumers to enter to win a chance to get one of ten available boxes of Lucky Charms that contains only the best part — the …

3 Spiritual Practices for Anxiety-Packed Moments

Modern life brings more stress than ever, and a natural reaction to stress is anxiety. It's a multidimensional response that originates, physically …

Mindfulness

23 Blackberry Recipes to Convince You It's the King of Berries

All of our best recipes that feature show-stopping blackberries.<p><b>These gorgeous berries of dark red or black—perfect for desserts</b>, salads, syrups, even cocktails—are stunning show-stoppers as either a main ingredient or simple garnish. They're also a "superfood" packed with nutrients. Despite their …

Ice Cream

Homemade Candy Apples Are SO Easy!

<i>Candy apples are a quintessential fall treat. Make them for your Halloween party - everyone will be mega impressed!</i><p>Today I'm stepping out of my "chocolate fanatic" box to share some Candy Apples. If you're going to take a break from chocolate, I think candy is the perfect way to do that. Step away …

The Aquor House Hydrant: A Dripless, Unfreezable Hose Bib Design

This makes garden faucets look antiquated<p>Whether you call it a spigot, a hose bib or a garden faucet, you know what it is: That tap sticking out of …

Vin Diesel’s 7-Year-Old Daughter Is A Judo Beast, Thanks To Ronda Rousey

Vin Diesel has two daughters, and woe to anyone who treats them in a less than respectable manner. Earlier this year, he welcomed baby Pauline into the world; she’s named in honor of Paul Walker. And then there’s Hania Riley, who is now 7 years old. Vin is already thinking ahead with Hania and …

Destiny exotic weapon No Time to Explain now available with new quest line

Much like the Sleeper Simulant before it, a new exotic weapon called No Time to Explain has appeared in <i>Destiny</i> today for followers of an esoteric, hidden questline. Players have been slowly uncovering the pulse rifle since <i>The Taken King</i>'s launch by finding hidden Ghost Shells throughout the Daily …

Self Portraits Using Parallel Human Body Parts and Food

French photographer Marwane Pallas explores human anatomy in a surprising and interrogative way in his collection of four pictures entitled <i>Doctrine</i> …

Apple will fix your MacBook's worn-out display coating

The Retina display on your MacBook or MacBook Pro is supposed to look gorgeous. However, some owners have encountered just the opposite -- the screen's anti-reflective coating is wearing out quickly due to pressure or stains, leaving them with an unsightly laptop (and in some cases, a repair bill). …

MacBook Pro

Press Start: Destiny's nonexistent gun, Star Citizen's promises and WWE's weird feud

Nintendo said it wouldn't talk about its next console until 2016, but the Wall Street Journal didn't get that memo, leading off an eclectic week in video gaming news.<p>With developer kits going out for the so-called NX, leaks describe a unit that merges mobile and console experiences, and one that …

Call of Duty

Hi, I’m Carsie. I make songs, records, videos, blog posts, and mischief.

<b>(Here Are Five Real Problems)</b><p>I’ve been coming across a lot of articles about emotional affairs, and they give me the heeby-jeebies. I find the …

Please Like Me Is the Gay Comedy About Mental Illness That Everyone Can Relate to

The semiautobiographical show is the brainchild of Thomas, a comic wunderkind who could be Australia's answer to Lena Dunham. Like the <i>Girls</i> creator, …

How to borrow money from family and friends without destroying your relationships

But a family loan can incite a family feud if expectations aren't set out clearly—and subsequently met.<p>While a small short-term loan can be arranged with a hug or a handshake, larger loans should have a more formal structure.<p>These tips can ensure that when you borrow money, neither the funds nor …

Incredible iPhone gadget turns any surface into a musical instrument

A tech startup has raised over £50,000 for their product in just over 24 hours after a video of a man using it to turn his door into a drum kit went viral<p>London-based tech startup Mogees has smashed its crowdfunding target and attracted hundreds of backers after a video demonstrating their …

New Documentary Gives A Voice To The Men Who Are Attracted To Transgender Women

According to a man named Mark, one of the people profiled in "Sex Diaries: Trans Lovers," many straight men who are attracted to transgender women …