Stephen Allgeyer

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Sony's rumored 'lens cameras' turn any phone into a point-and-shoot

After leaking ultra-low fidelity images last month, <i>Sony Alpha Rumors</i> has uploaded the first high-resolution photos of Sony's new wireless "lens camera" series. The lens cameras are essentially a lens, a sensor, and all of the accouterments needed to take a photo in a single package, such as an SD …

10 LIFE LESSONS FROM FIGHT CLUB

Super inspired from the movie ‘FIGHT CLUB’– in terms of how to conquer my personal fears in life, how to break free from societal bullshit, and to …

Brad Pitt

These Great Commencement Speeches Will Change How You Look at Success and Failure

Our greatest actors, writers, musicians, and leaders give really great advice—but it's not just for college graduates.<p>It's easy to dismiss the lessons delivered in a college commencement speech as reserved for bright, privileged kids with a degree at a fancy school who have their whole lives ahead …

Motivation

There's new evidence that a 'party drug' is a rapid-fire treatment for depression

Yet for decades, physicians and psychiatrists have been doling out the same treatments to people with depression, even though research suggests they don't work that well for everyone. These treatments typically include a combination of talk therapy and antidepressant medication — two approaches …

Once you implement these 25 tips, your life will improve in 100 days

When it comes to achieving your goals and living the life you want, I’m sure you’ve heard enough about “positive thinking” or “positive …

These are the best exercises to do after sitting all day

We can’t help it that we have to sit down at work all day. And things have gotten even worse with the rise of computers and the internet. The truth …

50 Best Resources When Learning to Code

Introduction<p>Learning to code has slowly become a valuable asset. Regardless of your profession, understanding coding and technology is a valuable …

Can’t Afford Strobes for Outdoor Portraits? Here's a Simple $5 Solution from the Hardware Store (VIDEO)

Everyone loves to shoot outdoor portraits with natural light, but sometimes the sun and clouds simply don’t cooperate. For those of you who can’t …

San Francisco

A Simple Mindfulness Exercise That Rewires Your Brain to Let Go of Negativity

In this busy world of ours, the mind is constantly pulled from thoughts to sensory data, scattering our thoughts and emotions and leaving us feeling …

Mindfulness

5 Things You (Probably) Never Knew About Kickstarter

Could this small crowd-funding company be the new "growth engine of the American economy"?<p>Here's a bit of trivia for you: Over its lifetime, the …

Drawing Techniques: The Roles of Soft and Hard Edges

Drawing Techniques : Using Soft and Hard Edges Creatively<p>One of the drawing techniques that will really improve your drawings immensely when you …

Drawing

VC Mike Hirshland has some (very early) seed-stage investing advice

Mike Hirshland has been a Boston-based investor for 17 years, first with the venture firm Polaris Partners and, for the last five years, at the firm he co-founded, Resolute Ventures, which has offices in both Boston and San Francisco.<p>Hirshland doesn’t say so outright, but presumably he has a …

Woolly mammoth will be back from extinction within two years, say Harvard scientists

"Woolly mammoths" could be brought back from extinction within two years, the scientists behind a groundbreaking resurrection project have said.<p>World-renowned geneticist Prof George Church and his team at Harvard University have been working for the past two years on recreating the DNA blueprint of …

Genetics

Victoria’s Secret Model Georgia Fowler Shares Her Leg-Sculpting Workout in GIFs

“Everything I do is extension,” says Stephen Pasterino, the trainer whose Bodies by P workout is causing a sensation among New York models and editors alike for its ability to sculpt a long, lean silhouette without bulk. After being disappointed with many of New York’s most popular fitness classes, …

Stretching

Nothing says love like a tiny child with a big dog

Russian photographer captures dozens of joyful moments.<p>There's something heart-melting about a huge dog snuggling and romping with a tiny child. The …

How to go from lazy procrastinator to to-do list wizard — in 3 easy steps

Even for masters of productivity, to-do lists can be drudgery. Sure, knocking out your list with the swagger of a Type-A rock star feels great — but …

Wild moose chases snowboarders in Jackson Hole

There’s a moose on the loose in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, and it’s catching unsuspecting snowboarders off guard.<p>Snowboarder Scott Askins has shared a video on Instagram of the moment the wild animal chased him and his friend down a piste.<p>The two snowboarders seem blissfully unaware of the creature’s …

Snowboarding

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Top 5 iPad Apps for Artists, Painters, and Designers

Apple’s iPad Pro lineup, true to its name, is certainly a professional-level device for creatives of all types — including artists, painters and …

Apps

25 Mindfulness Quotes That Will Change Your Perspective on Life

I’ve been studying eastern philosophy for a few years now and I honestly feel blessed with every lesson I learn. The greatest thing about practising …

Mindfulness

Awesome Art Picks: Wonder Woman, Silver Surfer, Deadpool, And More

Each week we search and gather up the coolest comic book art you won't see in actual comics. The reason you won't is because professional artists often draw sketches for fun or commissions and post them on their websites, blogs, and Tumblrs. Some artists even arrange commissions through their sites …

Seven Relaxation Techniques when You Are Stressed Out

Adulthood can be very stressful, and we would all avoid the rigors of adulthood if we could. Thinking about paying bills, keeping in touch with …

Self-improvement

Pencil and Crayon Illustrations Celebrate the Small Joys of Everyday Life

A Korean artist illustrates from the heart in her visual diary of daily life.<p>With a penchant for graceful illustration and distorted proportions, a series of illustrations portraying snapshots of average life tell a story of humanity with the help of colored pencils and a greeting-card layout. …

We Are Wired To Be Outside

Science is demonstrating what we intuitively know: Nature makes us happy.<p>When we first see Elizabeth Bennett, in the 2005 film of <i>Pride and Prejudice</i>, she is walking through a field, surrounded by birdsong and trees. Nature, for Jane Austen’s heroines, is always a source of solace and inspiration. …

Ecology

Zen Philosophy Explains Why Attachments Lead to Suffering (and What You Can Do About It)

Attachment, clinging, desiring…I’m sure you’ve heard these words spoken about negatively by Zen masters before.<p>If you grew up in the west, most of us …

Daniel Dennett: ‘I begrudge every hour I have to spend worrying about politics’

I meet Daniel Dennett, the great American rationalist, on the day of Donald Trump’s inauguration, as good a day as any to contemplate the fragility of civilisation in face of overwhelming technological change, a topic he examines in his latest book.<p>Dennett is a singular figure in American culture: …

Blackbox

Original Mickey Mouse comic strip redrawn in real time by Disney artist Floyd Norman

The first Mickey Mouse Comic Strip was published on January 13, 1930. It was written by Walt Disney and drawn by Ub Iwerks (who also drew the first …