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Dango Wallet

Dango Products is a new startup that thrives on solving daily problems with simple solutions. The same team behind the functional Loop Hook have been …

Changing who we are is hard to imagine, and even harder to actually do. But the good news is, it’s not impossible<p>Thanks to the findings of the US psychologist Angela Duckworth, what gives you grit – and whether you can change to develop it – is very much on the agenda.<p>We once intoned “Every day in …

Self-improvement

Garb: Terrain

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10 Things to See at Photo London

Hakodate, Japan Northern Ireland, 1970s<br>Akihiko Okamura—Courtesy of the Estate of Artist<p>1 of 17<p>For the second year running, the British capital is …

How to find work you love

Scott Dinsmore quit a job that made him miserable, and spent the next four years wondering how to find work that was joyful and meaningful. He shares …

The 1 Sentence Your LinkedIn Profile MUST Have!

Once upon a time, someone wiser than me told me a marketing truth I never forgot:<i>A confused prospect never buys.</i>In sales and marketing, Clarity is …

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7 Surprising Brain Hacks to Build Enormous Confidence

Are you ever held back by a lack of confidence? Does this prevent you from achieving your goals and becoming ultimately successful?I've collected the …

11 Not-so-obvious Men's Style Essentials

Blue shirt? Check. Dark denim? Check. Smart shoes? Check. But where do you go after the basics?<p>By / Photos By Andrew Snavely<p>This post was made …

10 Signs That Your Boss Is a Manager vs. a Leader

Are you frustrated with your boss's inability to lead you? Well put that frustration on pause because your boss may be a manager and not necessarily a leader.<p>Yes, there is a huge difference and understanding some of those nuances allows you to set the right expectations as it relates to your …

Teach your old Mac a new set of tricks [Deals]

You love your Mac, but you can always make it even more lovely. These eight apps will boost your favorite computer’s safety and your productivity across a wide swath of uses, from data recovery to Android management to unlocking PDFs and beyond. The best part, you can pay whatever you want for the …

Room to swing a bat: tiny terraced house with huge secret cave for sale

A terraced cottage with a secret cave has gone on sale for just under £200,000.<p>Dracups Cottage in Bridgnorth, Shropshire, appears from the outside to be a tiny house.<p>But the deceiving frontage gives way to not only two bedrooms, a living room and a galley kitchen but a huge sandstone cave with …

Living Rooms

9 Scenes We're Dying to See on the Last Season of Downton Abbey

Lady Mary gossiping with Princess Kate at the Carson wedding? It could happen.<p>A Carson and Mrs. Hughes' formal wedding? Lady Mary on the prowl? Edith in the City? There's so much we still hope for in season six. Here's the nine scenes we hope will play out in the last few episodes. *Be warned. …

Downton Abbey

Turn your Apple Watch or iPod touch into a cellphone

This simple dual SIM GSM Bluetooth adapter allows you to add cellphone capability to your Apple Watch, iPod touch or a Wi-Fi iPad, and can also be …

Photograph: PR/PR company handout<p>Andrew Garfield and Shin’ya Tsukamoto in Silence<p>84<p>image/jpeg<p>http://media.guim.co.uk/4094311f480f5d7006c0ffde365684e89cfdee76/0_6_600_360/140.jpg<p>140<p>Photograph: Kena Betancur/Reuters<p>‘It’s a hard-hitting drama’ … Pedro …

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Gorgeous Russian dome home of the future withstands massive snow loads

Dome homes aren’t just visually delightful—they also have advantages over your typical boxy house. Russian company SkyDome’s futuristic dome home is …

6 Powerful Ways to Become More Persistent (And Never Quit Again)

Most of us are great at setting goals, but not at achieving them.Whether it’s starting a new business, learning a new language, or mastering an …

Singapore or Switzerland? None of the scenarios are likely to win over the great British voter<p>“It’s cold outside” was the hardest-working slogan of the 1975 Euro referendum. For the Britons of the 1970s – recovering from fuel shortages and the three-day week – the story of a European future was …

Foreign Policy

11 Tough Truths About Leadership That No One Talks About

The truth is, these highly successful people do stumble, worry, and doubt themselves, but they've also mastered reputation management and the way they're perceived.<p>"Great leaders know that every step they take, every decision they make, matters in the end," says author and public speaker Deirdre …

Barbershop Inspired Hairstyles For Men

The AskMen Acquire team thoroughly researches & reviews the best gear, services and staples for life.<p><i>Illustrations by</i> <i>Chris Cheney.</i><p>When I was about 16 years old I started cutting my own hair. I can’t even tell you where this interest originated from but I was drawn to it. Months later, I was giving …

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9 Counterintuitive Lessons About Success You Can Learn From Tony Robbins | Inc.com

If you think Tony Robbins’s enduring fame, wealth, and huge influence come from the fact that he’s overflowing with charisma and inspiration--and almost impossibly tall--you’re wrong. Or only partly right.<p>I’ll admit that I believed this myself about Robbins for many years, mainly because of his …

Self-improvement

Editorial – Why is Landscape Photography Often So Boring and Predictable?

Looking to get beyond the 'clicking by numbers' approach to landscape photography? Geoff Harris considers the limitations of checklist photography, …

This photography bag suits your everyday needs, with or without a camera

Peak Design has created what could be the camera bag to end all camera bags. The Everyday Messenger bag, which launched with a Kickstarter campaign, …

Crowd Funding

The Ten Best Lenses for Mirrorless Street Photography

The best focal lengths for street photography tend to range from the low 20s to around 50, and given the ever-increasing popularity of mirrorless …

Podcasts that will make you smarter

"This American Life" host Ira Glass, comedian and "WTF" host Marc Maron, and comedian and "This American Life" contributor Mike Birbiglia.Michael Buckner/Getty<p>The massive success of last fall's "Serial" true crime podcast and this year's "WTF" podcast interview with President Barack Obama marked a …

Walking Photographer

Project info<p>Like the Haiku, I think that Street Photography needs no explanation.<p>Just like these Japanese poems are composed by very few words. Also street photography is often most effective when it builds on a few human or graphic elements.<p>The street photographer draws from reality to create …

Street Photography

Making Huge Things Look Tiny: 25 Great Selective Focus Shots

One of the more fun optical effects you can play around with as a photographer is the “selective focus” or (less accurately) “tilt-shift” effect.<p>Done …

Top 5 Most Common Mistakes in Landscape Photography

If your landscape photography is leaving something to be desired, you’re not alone. Armed with a little knowledge about what’s going wrong, though, …