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9/10: The Day Before

The pilot grilled steaks. The WTC Borders clerk picked up a pushcart coffee. The mayoral candidate prepped for the primaries. And the terrorists …

10 Ways to Gain Real Super Powers That Will Change Your Life

You Can Gain Real Super Powers<p>No gamma radiation, spider bites or mutations necessary.<p>A few simple tips from the blog can have you performing heroic …

Athletic Apparel

Arrest of Gulf Cartel leader sparks gunfights and roadblocks near U.S.- Mexico border | Fox News

Authorities say the arrest of the man who headed the once powerful Gulf Cartel sparked the gunfights and blockades of burning vehicles that left at least three people dead near Mexico's border with the United States.<p>The arrested leader was identified as José Tiburcio Hernández Fuentes, who stepped …

Not tonight darling, I’m on Facebook

How the mobile revolution could be killing passion<p>It has brought continents together, helped bring down dictators and transformed the way we shop, keep abreast of world events and even check the weather or hail a taxi.<p>But, according to researchers, one – presumably unintended – consequence of the …

Mobile Devices

These 11 apps and websites will make you miss your childhood

Product Hunt, a discovery website that shows you the newest startups and products, has collected a bunch of websites and apps that will make you want to relive the past. Product Hunt founder Ryan Hoover even wrote a blog post about how he thinks the emotional power of nostalgia makes it a perfect …

The 10 Most Important Things In The World Right Now

<b>1.</b> Divers have recovered five major parts of wreckage from AirAsia Flight 8501 but have yet to find the crucial "black box."<p><b>2.</b> French President Francois Hollande said in an interview Monday that Western nations should ease existing sanctions on Russia.<p><b>3.</b> Thousands of anti-immigrant protesters from …

The Best-Reviewed Games of 2014

How many have you played?<p>IGN reviewed hundreds of games in 2014, but these 29 stood out above all the rest to earn our Editor’s Choice award by …

20 best Android apps this week

Nokia HERE Beta, World of Warriors, Game of Thrones, Pause, Humin, Go CBBC, Scrolls, Indiegogo and more<p>It’s time for our weekly roundup of the latest, greatest Android apps and games, this time from the last seven days of releases on the Google Play store.<p>As ever, the prices provided in brackets …

5 Morning Rituals To Keep You Productive All Day

But chances are, given distractions like online entertainment, office snacking habits and ill-designed time management, we're only churning out high-quality work a portion of each day.<p>Here are five practical steps to incorporate into any morning routine to optimize your time at the office and …

DIY: Everything You Need to Know to Build a Simple Backyard Aquaponics System

Aquaponics = aquaculture (the raising of edible fish) + hydroponics (growing vegetables and herbs without soil). You may have seen examples of this …

Aquaponics

Failing To Negotiate Your First Salary Could Cost You Half A Million Dollars

In an exclusive survey of 548 millennials in the U.S., 82% said they did not negotiate their first salaries because they either didn't feel comfortable (38%) or didn't know they were allowed to do so (44%).<p>Since your first salary is the baseline for all future raises, the impact of starting out …

15 Great Ideas for a Lawn-Free Yard

The lawn has enjoyed decades of popularity, and while there are still plenty of things to love about a great lawn, that expanse of green can …

West Coast apocalypse: How “earthquake storms” could devastate California

<b>The San Francisco Earthquake of 1906, in the vicinity of Post St. and Grant Ave. (Wikimedia/photo tinting by Salon)</b><p>A major earthquake wouldn’t just be disastrous in its own right — it could trigger an even deadlier chain reaction<p>John Dvorak<p>February 15, 2014 7:00pm (UTC)<p>Excerpted from “Earthquake …

Make the Most of Your Bathroom With This Practical Layout Guide! [Infographic]

You may remember the kitchen layout guide infographic we published on Freshome a while back. In today’s post we would like to present a <b>bathroom</b> …

5 Questions to Discover Who You Are and What Will Make You Happy

<b>“It takes courage to grow up and become who you really are.</b>” ~<b>E.E. Cummings</b><p>At twenty-five I was happily married and had a great career, many friends, …

9 Creative Window Designs for All Kinds of Spaces

Sure, you can always go with classic single- or double-hung windows, but what if you want something more creative? From pivoting, French and …

Successful People Start Before They're Ready.

{Richard Branson via under30ceo.com}<p>By James Clear<p><i>In 1966, a dyslexic sixteen-year-old boy dropped out of school.</i><p>With the help of a friend, he …

America's Wealth Is Staggeringly Concentrated in the Northeast Corridor [MAPS]

At the county level, America is a tremendously unequal place. The median household income in the poorest county (Wilcox County, Alabama) was $22,126 in 2012. In Falls Church, Virginia, where highly educated defense contractors and federal government workers cluster, the median income last year was …

Photo Series Captures the Stunning Beauty of Siamese Fighting Fish

A few years ago, Bangkok-based photographer Visarute Angkatavanich started selling his work through microstock sites, and so he went in search of …

Before You Take Another Selfie in the Name of Personal Branding, Read This

I know. You have an image to keep up! Your public demands more information! Still, take a pause before you post.<p>The guy who sat down beside me noticed my shirt and said, "Hey, are you a cyclist?"<p>"I like to ride bikes, but I wouldn't call myself a cyclist," I said. "I'm nowhere near that …

Personal Branding

This Emulator Runs Windows 1.01 in Your Browser.

If you’re fascinated by old school computing and how it has progressed, then this emulator that runs Windows 1 in your browser will give you plenty of joy.<p>Programs available via this demo of Windows 1.01 — which was originally released in 1985 — include Notes, Clock, Reversi, Paint and more.<p>The …

Massive White Silhouette Above Lake Lugano, Switzerland: House Lombardo

Integrated in a dream location, high above Lake Lugano, Switzerland, House Lombardo by Philipp Architekten has an imposing appearance. The four level …

An L-Shaped House in Houston, Texas

Built in Houston, Texas by StudioMET architects, the Albans Residence sits on a corner lot right in the heart of the city. Wanting to make the most …

Living Rooms

Comfortable Home Modernly Decorated Welcomes the Nature Inside by Oscar Gonzalez Moix

Located on a plot of land in Molina, one of the upscale districts that comprise the city of Lima (Peru), <b>Casa Cachalotes</b> is an interesting residential …

Montesir by Keraben. Monestir is a journey to the past in the company of the most natural stone. It represents a detailed study of stone, its rounded edges, its colours and its feel to the touch. http://www.archello.com/en/product/monestir Follow Keraben here: http://www.archello.com/en/product/monestir?a=follow

Warm Elegance Defining the Brand New Midvale Courtyard House in Wisconsin

Dealing with an old house is never an easy job. You have to understand the premises, the values, the connection between the owner and the house …

River House by McClellan Architects

Old Home Meets Contemporary Architecture: Bord-du-Lac House in Canada

Trying to mix two different styles is not an easy thing to do, especially if we’re talking about the classic exposure of old versus new. When it …