Rohit Kumar

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Everybody Freaking Out About Millennials Living With Their Parents Needs to Read This 1 Sentence

You've surely heard that one before. The <i>Washington Post</i>, the <i>New York Times</i>, the <i>New Republic</i>, <i>Salon</i>, and others have repeated it over and over in the last few years. More than 15.3 million twentysomethings—and half of young people under 25—live "in their parents' home," according to official Census …

Decorating Ideas, Home Improvement, Cleaning & Organization Tips

The wounded warrior and his love now have a new home, and a new chapter in their relationship!...<p>Gwyneth Paltrow has made headlines for her love of …

9 great learn-to-read apps for kids

It's hard to imagine how kids (and parents!) ever survived an hour-long wait at the pediatrician's office or traffic on the freeway without an app …

Kids

Parenting Books That Have Stood the Test of Time

Whether you're trying to navigate your first pregnancy, dealing with the terrible twos or arguing with an adolescent, these classic parenting books are the tried and true guides to turn to.<p>I've looked to more books than I can count for advice on topics such as pregnancy, sleep solutions, and …

Android Device Manager Gets Remote Lock

Google has added a new feature to their Android Device Manager, you can now remotely lock your Android handset, and there is now a new lock button in …

Gear & Gadgets

Top Portrait Photography Trends for 2013

Portrait photography stands out from other professions because it encompasses many different niche specialties, including families, babies, seniors, …

The most important step to keeping a great notebook is organization. No one knows that better than web designer Ryder Carroll. After a decade of development, he has just released a system for note-taking that promises to change the way you work and play, or at least the way you record doing so: http://f-st.co/wOaEVar

The Habits Of Supremely Happy People

Martin Seligman, the father of positive psychology, theorizes that while 60 percent of happiness is determined by our genetics and environment, the remaining 40 percent is up to us.<p>In his 2004 Ted Talk, Seligman describes three different kinds of happy lives: The pleasant life, in which you fill …

Should Babies Be Banned From First Class?

I grew up in the airline industry — my dad was on the finance team at American Airlines — and took my first flight when I was 18 months old. There’s a cute certificate with a stork and an airplane to prove it.<p>But lately, there’s been a lot of grumbling about whether babies belong in first class, or …

Books for Boys and Books for Girls: Problems with Gendered Reading

We can be our own worst enemies when it comes to teaching kids how to love reading.<p>We tell boys — yes, <i>we</i> tell boys — that they don’t like to read. …

Some Useful Tips for Using Perspective in Photography

As photographers, we often hear about the importance of moving position to change your perspective, but what does that actually mean? What is …

Why Companies Are (Finally) Falling All Over Each Other To Become Best Places To Work

Smart companies have figured out that happy workplaces mean bigger bottom lines and winning the talent battle. Which is only good news for you.<p>Neither a wise man nor a brave man lies down on the tracks of history to wait for the train of the future to run over him.<p><i>–Former U.S. General and President</i> …

Should we care that smart women aren't having kids?

It seems that women these days are too clever for their own good, at least when it comes to making babies. Research emerging from the London School of Economics examining the links between intelligence and maternal urges in women claims that more of the former means less of the latter. In an ideal …

How to Create a Black Background Anywhere with this Photography Trick

Many portrait photographers dream of owning a studio with all the bells and whistles. However, some photographers who work on-location in …

Photography

How to Use ISO Settings in Digital Photography

ISO should be one of the easiest aspects of digital photography to master, but many beginners in photography still have a hard time understanding …

Shutter Speed

How To Start A Business With Only $100 In The Bank

Chris Guillebeau is a writer, entrepreneur, and traveler. His latest book, <i>The $100 Startup: Reinvent the Way You Make a Living, Do What You Love, and Create a New Future</i>, is now a New York Times bestseller. During a lifetime of self-employment and ventures ranging from online publishing to …

Does An MBA Make You Happy? The MBA Happiness Index 2013

(MBA50.com) You might typically expect people investing up to two years of their time and money to gain an MBA to have a mix of optimism, ambition, and determination. But until now, no one has thought to ask the same group whether pursuing an MBA actually makes them happy.<p>Media rankings tend to …

How to Do Timelapse

All of us have seen timelapse photography sequences. Timelapses of sunsets, construction, the Aurora Borealis, etc. They’re beautiful, often very …

RATINGS RAT RACE: ‘The Voice’ Hits Series Low, ‘Idol’ Dips, ‘CSI’ Up, ‘Family Tools’ Down, ‘Modern Family’ Hits Season Low

Wednesday saw <i>The Voice</i> (2.7/8) and <i>American Idol</i> (2.8/8) go head-to-head with live shows for the first time. While the NBC show bested the Fox series …

One-way trip

CAR-SHARING services, which let people use any car in a fleet, are relatively old hat. The earliest were founded in the 1990s. Most follow the same …