Herb Harris

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How to become internet famous for $68

Santiago Swallow may be one of the most famous people no one has heard of.<p>His eyes fume from his Twitter profile: he is Hollywood-handsome with high cheekbones and dirty blond, collar-length hair. Next to his name is one of social media’s most prized possessions, Twitter’s blue “verified account” …

Social Media

6 Key Components of Winning Trading Strategies

Today's Guest Blogger is Chris Dunn of Emini Academy. Chris and the Academy specialize in identifying high probability trade setups in the fast-paced …

Bitcoin, Forex, Spread Betting

8th February 2018 Comments Off on How to safely store BitCoin and other CryptoCurrencies<p>So perhaps you’ve taken the plunge and bought into the Crypto …

Trading

Account Suspended

34 Writing Tips That Will Make You a Better Writer

A couple of weeks ago we asked our readers to share their writing tips. The response was far beyond the initial expectations, and the quality of the …

The Science of Storytelling: Why Telling a Story is the Most Powerful Way to Activate Our Brains

<i>A good story can make or break a presentation, article, or conversation. But why is that? When Buffer co-founder Leo Widrich started to market his</i> …

The Brain

Writing Tips by Henry Miller, Elmore Leonard, Margaret Atwood, Neil Gaiman & George Orwell

Here's one way to become a better writer. Listen to the advice of writers who earn their daily bread with their pens. During the past week, lists of …

How to Immediately Become a More Productive (and Better) Writer - Copyblogger

You want to become a better writer.<p>I know this because you’re reading Copyblogger.<p>I also know that you <i>fear</i> becoming a better writer.<p><i>This</i> I know …

Writing

James Joyce Reading from Finnegans Wake

<b>Support Open Culture</b><p>We're hoping to rely on our loyal readers rather than erratic ads. To support Open Culture's continued operation, please consider …

Script Angel: Writing on Spec - Should You Write a Film or TV Script?

<i>Hayley McKenzie is a Script Editor and founder of Script Angel, helping screenwriters elevate their craft and advance their screenwriting career.</i> …

Download 100 Free Online Philosophy Courses & Start Living the Examined Life

The Philosophy section of our big Free Online Courses collection just went through another update, and it now features 100 courses. Enough to give …

Good Writing vs. Talented Writing

The secrets of good writing have been debated again and again and again. But “good writing” might, after all, be the wrong ideal to aim for. In <b>About Writing: Seven Essays, Four Letters, and Five Interviews</b> (<i>public library</i>), celebrated author and literary critic <b>Samuel Delany</b> — who, for a fascinating …

How to Write an Effective Book Description

<i>The following article was written exclusively for CreateSpace by Richard Ridley. A writer for more than 20 years, Richard offers a unique perspective</i> …

Writing

7 Tools To Improve The Way You Use Evernote

Advertisement<p>For most people, the note-taking application of choice is Evernote. And Evernote users have good reasons for choosing the service for …

Grants for Writers: How to Find Funding as An Author

Many options exist for authors to find the funding that will jump start their dream career. Grants for writers provide many writing …

"Never Give Up" - or How to Keep Writing in the Face of Rejection

Why persistence can pay off in the publishing world<p>I like Todd Boss‘ writing. He’s a little like Kay Ryan, only male and midwestern. <b>His poems, like</b> …

The Non-Google Research Tool That Makes Writing Easier | WTD

<i>“‘Google’ is not a synonym for ‘research’,”</i> says novelist Dan Brown.<p>If you want to be a serious writer (and don’t we all?), sooner or later you’re …

How to Write a Novel: Advice For New Writers

<b>1. Write the story you’d most want to read</b>. Don’t write a story just because you think it might be a bestseller or that it would make Great Aunt Edna …

Writing Tips: 31 Most Invaluable Pieces Of Writing Advice From Famous Authors

Many avid readers are also avid writers. It only makes sense that someone who loves the beauty of language would want to make a craft of it.<p>However, even the best writers get stuck from time to time, and it's always nice to get a push in the right direction. Most authors agree that the first draft …

Analyst: Don’t Plan To See An iWatch Until Later In 2014, But It Will Probably Use Biometrics

Hoping to see an Apple-branded smart watch this June at WWDC? How about next March at MacWorld/iWorld?<p>Don’t hold your breath, says Ming-Chi Kuo, a KGI Securities analyst.<p>Kuo tells investors that Apple might not have enough resources to make an iOS compatible with such a new form factor, especially …

Apple

Nextdoor Launches Its iOS Mobile App For Its 12k Neighborhoods

Nextdoor, a private social networks for neighborhoods, has launched an iOS app for its service. In doing so, the company is giving the 12,000-plus communities that are currently on the service more flexibility and options.<p>Previously only available through the browser, Nextdoor has been growing …

New iPhone apps worth downloading: FavorSpread, imo messenger update, Combo Crew

Today’s first app worth downloading is FavorSpread, an app that encourages users to be good samaritans. It lets you ask for and deliver favors for …

Apps

[ Gone Free ] ComicBook: Turn you and your friends into comic book characters in your own comic book

[ Gone Free ] ComicBook: Turn you and your friends into comic book characters in your own comic book<p><b>ComicBook!</b> <i><br>(4.5 stars with 3753 Ratings)</i> <b><br>Universal</b> …

Comic Books

Samsung will provide OLEDs for consumer version of Glass - report

<i>Google has placed orders for OLED displays from Samsung, to be used in the consumer version of Glass, says a Korean press report.</i><p>Google is gearing up to manufacture and sell the consumer version of the Glass wearable computer, which the company’s chairman Eric Schmidt said might happen sometime …

Augmented Reality

Sherpa's Personal Assistant App Is Coming To Glass, Other Android Wearables

Sherpa, the popular natural language digital assistant Android app, is coming to Google Glass and other Android-based wearables the company announced …

The First Six Months Developing For The Computer On My Face

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>Jon Gottfried is a Developer Evangelist at Twilio, Co-Founder of the Hacker Union, and a StartupBus Conductor. Follow him on Twitter @jonmarkgo.</i><p>Being one of the first cyborgs in the world, I have been privy to a unique set of bizarre experiences that have led to some early …

Microsoft submits dispute against Xbox One domain squatter

Domain squatters are pesky folks who strive to nab up as many domain names as they can that take advantage of another entity’s trademark for the …

Domain Names