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Meet 6 Fascinating Families That Travel the Globe Full-Time

Imagine selling almost all of your belongings, saying farewell to friends and family and then, not unlike a newfangled nomad, traveling with your children all over the globe. Sounds dreamy, scary, fantastic, bold and totally adventurous, doesn’t it? These six families took that plunge and travel …

Debugging Node.js with Chrome DevTools

Support for Node.js debuggability landed in Node.js in 2016. Here’s how to get up and running. <i>(Post updated Jan 2018)</i><p><b>1. Download and install the</b></b> …

Angled Edges with CSS Masks and Transforms

Elements with angled horizontal edges can create a unique visual flow while progressing through a page. Though not commonly seen on the web, we …

National Trust

5 New Travel Startups Turning Expat Travelers Into Community Members

Expats fan out around the world in search of a new life, a fresh start doing work they love or to retire and begin the next chapter on their …

Why Emma Watson Sometimes Feels Like an “Imposter” in Hollywood

“When I receive recognition for my acting, I feel incredibly uncomfortable.”<p><b>Emma Watson</b> was only 11 when she made her big-screen debut in <i>Harry Potter and the Sorcerer’s Stone</i>. The actress crested fame and career success so soon after that, even 14 years later, Watson still seems to be coming to …

‘Denali’: Photographer Ben Moon’s Touching Tribute to His Beloved Dog

The short film above, titled “Denali,” is photographer Ben Moon‘s beautiful and touching tribute to his dog Denali, who passed away last year at the …

London Is Redefining Tech Startups Through Adventurous Capital

Ismail Ahmed Contributor<p>Ismail Ahmed is the founder and CEO of WorldRemit<p>London hit an important milestone recently, but you may have missed the news as it emerged with a characteristically British lack of fuss. For the first time, the city’s technology startups attracted in excess of half a …

5 Free Lightroom Resources all Photographers Should Know About

No matter your skill level or interest level in photography, there are scores of camera choices available to choose from; whether DSLR or mirrorless; …

11 Vital Books for First-Time Entrepreneurs

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>From 2011 to 2013, I read 197 books. I read about history, physics, science, health, world travel, space exploration, the ocean, fitness and mathematics. I read bestsellers, classics and unknown authors. However, the underlying foundation …

10 Essential Tools That Every Startup Needs

Marketing March 31, 2015 45 Reads share<p>Building a startup is a long-term affair and getting your minimum viable product off the ground sooner rather …

Startups

Long Exposure Photography Tips

Long exposure photography can produce stunning photos. Nighttime shots can bring out unexpected detail and create amazing light effects. Daytime long …

Landscape Photography

Natural HDR in Photoshop and Lightroom

HDR photography was made to address the restrictions of photography equipment, mainly in the sensors of digital cameras. This technology was intended …

Tutorials

Lightroom Mobile Deep Dive Video

The Lightroom mobile app can be a really useful tool if […]

Lightroom

14 Marketplace Mistakes That Are Killing Your Startup

One week ago, I hosted my fifth Marketplace Dinner. This particular one took place at the DogVacay headquarters in Santa Monica.<p>Marketplace Dinners …

Content Curation Startup Livefyre Raises $47M More, Brings On Adobe And Salesforce As New Investors

Livefyre is announcing that it has raised $47 million in new funding.<p>That number includes a $15 million addition to the company’s Series C — founder and CEO Jordan Kretchmer told me that the company didn’t bother to announce that “opportunistic” funding separately, because it was quickly followed …

5 Epic Day Trips to Take in Europe

<i>Pug Girl / Flickr</i><p>Planning a trip to Europe is much more of an undertaking than say, planning a beach vacation. First of all, you'll need to get a passport if you don't already have one. Once you do, you'll have to make peace with the high price of international flights and hotels. Meanwhile, you'll …

European Travel

The Journey of a Story

Partly because I wrote Lonely Planet’s guide to travel writing and partly because I’ve been a travel writer for more than 30 years, people assume that travel writing is easy for me.<p>It isn’t.<p>It’s painful.<p>And exhilarating.<p>But it almost always begins with pain.<p>For writers who despair when a story …

Appster Aims to Cut Mobile App Startup Starting Costs By Half

Appster, an Australian based mobile app service company has established its presence in the world’s most competitive market, Silicon Valley. Founded by early twenty’s wunderkind duo Josiah Humphrey and Mark McDonald, Appster is bringing it’s technical co-founder service model to impact the speed …

What I Learned From Interviewing 163 Entrepreneurs About Failure

<i>This post is co-authored by Dorie Clark and Matthew Turner.</i><p>We always hear about the success stories. Mark Zuckerberg launching in his dorm room. The WhatsApp guys selling for $19 billion. Uber disrupting the taxi industry, and pretty soon everything else. But along the way, even the most successful …

Entrepreneurship

6 Tech Tools for Managing Your Early Stage Startup

Make your business operations a breeze in those early days with a little help from these tools.<p>The ink has barely dried on your office rental agreement, and you just started scoping out Monster.com for qualified employees to add to your minuscule staff. What's next?<p>Apart from the three stages of …

10 Cool Tech Companies To Work For In New York City

That's why Hired.com, which specializes in recruiting startup and tech talent, recently measured which New York-based companies are most intriguing to job seekers.<p>By looking at companies on its site with the highest number of interview requests and first-round interviews, it compiled a list of some …

New York City

This Couple Sold Everything To Take A Dream Trip Around The World

Three cocktails later, Danika remembers, the couple had decided to quit their jobs to travel abroad for six months. "Chris can pretty much get me to say anything when he bribes me with good food and cocktails!" she said laughing.<p>From there, it was a whirlwind. The plan was originally to spend one …

Italian Summer Travel: Six Off-The-Beaten-Path Getaways

For a summer getaway, there are few places better than the Italian seaside. Great food, prime weather and small, picturesque towns welcome visitors from around the world.<p>Everyone knows about the Amalfi Coast, Sicily and Venice. But to beat the crowds, summer like a true Italian and head to one of …