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Why you should be using Gantt chart to manage your projects. But, you’re not

Missing deadlines, shouting managers and tumbling projects. This is a usual scenario in IT companies. But there’s a simple cure that can remedy all …

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<b>Current Situation:</b><p>EverString™, a leading predictive analytics marketing company, recently engaged TopRank Marketing for assistance with their Digital …

The Color of Websites Isn’t a Black and White Issue

Choosing the right hue can actually influence consumers' online decision making<p>Did you ever wonder why three of the world’s biggest social networks …

5 Insights That Shed Light on the Most Effective Social Marketing Tactics

Marketers are all too aware of the increase in ad blockers’ popularity over the last two years, and many have turned to social media as an …

14 LinkedIn Hacks That Will Triple the Size of Your Network in Two Weeks

You probably know this already, but LinkedIn is amazing. When it comes to networking with professionals, there is simply no better place to hang out. …

Hacking

3 Badass backpacking trails in the Kruger

Cape Town - If you're after experiencing the Kruger National Park in a wild and untamed manner, there are two ways to do so.<p>Forget about self-drive …

Hiking

How to Make a Bow and Arrow By Hand

DIY archery.<p>After a compound bow failed him on a turkey hunt more than a decade ago, 29-year-old Michael Spink of Spink Wooden Bows in Pocahontas, Arkansas, started making his own wooden bows by hand. He walked us through the process of crafting a 68-inch Native American longbow.<p>How to make the …

A Quick Guide to Japanese Etiquette

<b>Japanese etiquette can often seem daunting to a traveller. Our quick guide highlights a few key customs to bear in mind.</b><p>Manners are of great importance in Japan, and although some customs, such as not littering, are a given for most travelers, others might not be so obvious. Despite the array of …

Content blocking in iOS 9 is going to screw up way more than just ads

Earlier this week I wrote about the coming hellfire for those who make their money off advertising: content blocking in iOS 9.<p>Issues with ad blocking and publishers being starved of oxygen aside, there’s another big problem on the horizon: mass content blocking will also break important marketing …

Digital Advertising

This App Tells Your Friends You Got Home Safe

A bunch of college students came up with it.<p><b>GOOD Magazine:</b> Now Your Friends Can Keep You Safe by Digitally Walking You Home at Night<p>It turns out there may be an upside to surveillance via GPS tracking.<p>A free new iPhone and Android app called Companion allows users to let friends or family members …

Ann Arbor

10 Guided Tours That are (Actually) Worth Taking

Bijoux Society’s two-hour Jewelry Tour of Place Vendôme is more a coordinated day spent window shopping Paris' famed jewelry houses than a tour. It …

People with autism and learning disabilities excel in creative thinking, study shows

Research confirms that seeing the world in ‘a different way’ sparks unique ideas<p>A new study showing that people with autism display higher levels of creativity has been welcomed by campaigners, who say it helps debunk a myth about people with learning disabilities.<p>Scientists found that people with …

Autism

3 ways to spot a fake ethical brand

These days it seems like everyone and their veterinarian has an ethical product company. We are bombarded with new Kickstarter campaigns for the …

How to Repair Refurbish and Update an Old iPod

The iPod Mini was a groundbreaking Apple product, but it relied on a tiny Compact Flash-sized hard drive called a MicroDrive for its 4Gb storage. …

6 camera settings beginners find confusing (and we can see why)

<i>Digital photography isn’t short of camera jargon and technical concepts – the sort of stuff that can leave beginner photographers scratching their</i> …

How A Local Backpack Shop Became A Global Outfitter For Digital Entrepreneurs

Just a few short years ago, Brenthaven was a local manufacturer providing backpacks to the explorers and adventurers of the Pacific Northwest. Today, the Seattle-based maker of luggage and electronics cases is an international corporation designing innovative products for the digital lifestyle.<p>Like …

Apple Store

A Stanford grad built a more advanced Instagram, and it racked up 250,000 downloads in its first 48 hours

Polarr CEO Borui Wang thinks everyone is smart enough to master advanced photo editing software, and his new iOS app aims to eradicate the biggest barrier most people face: price. He and his team of seven had never built an app before, but saw an opening in the "pro amateur" market that Adobe …

The Ridiculously Simple Secret to a Perfect Night's Sleep

It's all about your feet.<p>Every night's a gamble. You do whatever you can to sleep tight, power up, and prepare for the next day. But sometimes the balance is off. You're too hot. You're restless. Insomnia haunts you like a ghost. And then, when you're up, you're up. The zzzzs are behind you. …

Sleep

Rumpl: The World's Best Blanket

Parkinson’s and depression drugs can alter moral judgment, study shows

Trial showed healthy people given a Parkinson’s drug became more selfish, while people given a serotonin-boosting drug were more protective of others<p>Common drugs for depression and Parkinson’s can sway people’s moral judgments about harming others, according to research that raises ethical …

Psychology

Sew a Durable Drawstring Bag

This drawstring bag is the perfect way to carry around your stuff! You can throw it over your shoulder or wear it as a backpack. I loosely based this project on another drawstring bag I had; it broke because the stitching was weak, so I made this version more durable. Also, I used much thicker rope …

Sewing

This Ecocapsule Will Allow You To Camp Everywhere

The Get Ripped Anywhere Outdoor Workout Series

<b></b>The Get Ripped Anywhere Outdoor Workout SeriesIf you think training with only your body weight limits you, you’re not thinking outside the box, …

Exercise

Samsung Galaxy Conquers Android, What Happened To The Competition?

The Samsung Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 Edge handsets are almost ready to be bought by the public, the South Korean company’s strategy for launch is on course, and the stage is set for it to recover from a financially hobbling 2014. Reversing the trend of last year’s performance would be amazing, but …

Mobile

How One Startup Is Elevating Camping With A Tree House You Carry With You

After a design theft in China and amid a growing market, how the tree-tent company Tentsile is making waves in camping and ecotourism.<p>Alex Shirley-Smith was a tree house architect. In 2013, fed up with designing custom-made suspended abodes that bordered on the extravagant for his wealthy …

Motoped Survival Bike

Universal mounting rack. Three gallons of fuel. In critical times, Motoped's Survival Bike puts escape in the hands of your feet. The …

Our 86 Favorite Weeknight Dinner Ideas

Monday-Thursday you need dinner and you need it fast. We've got all the recipes you'll need.<p>These are our most popular, best-loved, and greatest weeknight dinner recipes of all time—and we're coming up with even more as we speak.

Cooking

The Top 10 Best YouTube Bushcrafters

Bushcraft in my eyes is not simply knowing the skills to survive in the woods. It is a chance to reconnect and renew ourselves with nature & our …