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6 trendy container houses (built with tiny budgets)

Container houses are one of the most innovative and interesting housing types. Since the 1960’s there has been an increase in the demand of low …

Top 10 Drones for 2017: The Beginner’s List

Changing Planet<p><i>The latest in the Drones and Small Unmanned Aerial Systems Special Series, in which Kike profiles interesting information, research and thoughts on using drones, UAVs and remotely piloted vehicles for journalism and photography.</i><p>On the market for a great first drone? This ultimate …

Drones

How to Become a Contractor and Save (or Make) Money Renovating Homes

If you've successfully DIY'd a few home improvements around your house, you might be wondering how to become a contractor. After all, why hire someone to oversee renovations when you can just take on the role yourself? You might even turn it into a profitable side business! If you've ever wondered …

Home Improvement

Top 15 Green Home Improvements and their Costs – DIY Green Living Ideas

Home energy efficiency is both a journey and an objective. The objective is as simple as going Green. You optimize the resources of your home while …

Best DVD Decrypter for macOS High Sierra to Rip/Copy DVD in 2017 | Love Media Players

Again, Apple makes your DVD Decrypter out of work due to the latest macOS High Sierra operating system upgrade. If you used to copy DVD on Mac, the …

7 Things You Can Do To Add Value To Your Home

When it comes to updating your home it can be difficult to know where to start, especially if you’re doing updates in order to help sell your …

15 IKEA Hacks to Spruce Up Your Home for Summer

Of all the fun things you’ll be doing this summer, tackling IKEA hacks might just be the most rewarding. Aside from *perfecting* those DIY skills, you’ll be able to spruce up your home for summer with everything from colorful, bold blooms to muted beach tones. Whatever IKEA item you’ve had for far …

12 Design Ideas For Including Built-In Shelving In Your Shower

In-shower storage can be such a hassle. The suction cups never stick long enough and the tall metal organizers have a tendency to get grungy. Shelves …

DIY - Self Watering Tomato Buckets - Quiet Corner

“You can never have too many tomato plants, but what happens when you run out of room in the garden. Tomatoes are probably the most versatile plant …

Gardening

How to free up space on your iPhone without deleting photos or apps

Tips<p>Running out of space on your iPhone can be extremely frustrating. Whether you're looking to install a cool app recommended by friends or want to …

Apps

35+ Interior Designers Reveal Their Favorite Kitchen Paint Colors

From deep greens to cheerful yellows, experts explain their go-to paint colors for the kitchen.<p>A simple color change can update your kitchen in a major way. The right shade of grey, for example, can turn the room from drab to sleek and sophisticated. Finessing the right hue of red, meanwhile, can …

iPad Pro Pencil Gets a Place to Call Home

If you have an iPad Pro, you probably also bought the $99 Apple Pencil, because the iPad Pro really only shines with a Pencil. The problem is that Apple doesn't make it very convenient to store that Pencil when not in use. That's where the Magic Pencil Holder comes in. It attaches to your iPad …

IPad Pro

How to save iPhone storage by limiting the Messages app

If you’re running out of local or iCloud storage space on your iPhone (or iPad), it may be time to check how much space the Messages app is taking up. By default, your iPhone or iPad is set to save any messages you send and receive forever. This can result in iPhone “out of storage” messages, slow …

iCloud

The Property Brothers' Design Cheat Sheet That You Need

In their new book Dream Home, the HGTV hosts reveal a few essential measurements—from area rug size to chandelier height—that'll help you decorate …

Drew Scott

The Pirate Bay gets into the streaming game

There's a new, free streaming service offering limitless television shows and the latest movies, but it just might put you in the sights of the …

iPhone Dictation: You're Doing it Wrong!

Most professionals have missed the best time management tip of all time. No, it's not getting your inbox to zero! It's Dick -- Dick the Dictator. This is the magic microphone button right next to the space bar on your smartphone. Watch my fun video to learn how you can easily double the speed, …

13 tips for getting the best results from your iPhone camera

Tim Cook’s embarrassment at the Super Bowl seems a timely opportunity to put together something that’s been on my to-do list for a while now: a quick guide to getting the best results from your iPhone’s camera.<p>As a keen photographer, I’ve been amazed just how far cameras have come in the past few …

Mobile Photography

How to capture long exposures and light trails with your iPhone

Long-exposure photography lets you capture light trails, motion blur and better low-light shots. While the iPhone’s built-in Camera app doesn’t let you control shutter speed and light sensitivity, lots of apps do. Slow Shutter Cam is my favorite — here’s how I’ve used it to capture long exposures …

BeastGrip transforms your iPhone into a pro camera rig

The iPhone camera is great at photos and videos, but if you want to take your shots to the next level, you need some extra gear. BeastGrip is the easy-to-use solution that enables photogs to attach all sorts of components like stabilizers, mics, lights, and DSLR lenses to the iPhone to make a …

Depth Of Field

Best new iPhone cases of CES 2016 (pictures)

Phones

How To: Forward Calls From Your iPhone

• Home<br>• How To<br>• iPhone<br>• How To: Forward Calls From Your iPhone<p>Chris Hauk - Jan 7, 2016<p>If you’ve ever been in an area where your iPhone has a lousy cell …

iPhone

Make Your Facebook Profile More Private in 6 Easy Steps

Managing Facebook’s labyrinthine privacy settings is an ongoing challenge, not least because the options available to users are constantly changing. …

You Can Finally Get Rid Of Your iPhone's Dumb Default Apps

For everyone who's never actually used the Stocks app.<p>If you never turn off your phone (which isn't necessarily a bad thing), then it's not a problem!

Apps

Hoover Dam, an engineering marvel, is surrounded by natural wonders

Without the massive wall of concrete called Hoover Dam, Boulder City, Nev., wouldn't exist.<p>The town sprouted during the Great Depression to house thousands of workers, mainly men, who had headed west to help build the dam. People often bypass it on the drive from Las Vegas to visit the engineering …

Great Depression

Top Secret Features in OS X El Capitan

OS X El Capitan doesn’t have a ton of landmark features, which means most of the cool stuff is under the hood. Let’s take a look at some of the …

Smart ways to work with smart folders

Want to keep track of all documents you have greater than 500MB in size? All your PDFs? All your OpenType fonts? Pictures taken with your Canon …

Tutorials

Snapdrop is a handy Web-based replacement for Apple's fiddly AirDrop file transfer tool

Anyone who’s used AirDrop knows it can be a bit fussy. A new web-based option named Snapdrop might actually be a better choice.<p>It works simply enough: open the Snapdrop Webpage on two devices while on the same network, then transfer files between the two with a few clicks. Discovery happens only …

Handy

11 Storage Tricks That Will Keep Your Counters Clear

Reclaim your counter space.<p>Reclaim your counter space.