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How to Learn Anything Online, Including Programming

<i>I can code anywhere, home, hotel, airport or a restaurant in Bali, like in the picture above.</i><p>I believe that education is the most powerful force in the world. To be exact, self-education. It doesn't matter if you are in a university or studying in a library, it's self-education. If you want to …

Learning

How To Photograph The Night Sky

Let’s go on a trip together and take stunning night sky photos. Hi, I’m <b>Dave Morrow</b>, and I will be your guide in this journey. I’m a fellow 500px-er, …

Landscape Photography

Fairyland

Steven Robbins (@fiddlefoundry) has slowly built a cult-like following for his handcrafted pocket tops, fiddle coins, and other fun #EDC goods, made individually from his manual lathe. This week, we chat #everydaycarry with him. Find out how he got into #edcgear, and what his favorite tool is in this week's Urban EDC Showcase! Link in our bio. 👍🏼 #UrbanEDCShowcase

Watch behind-the-scenes video of the couple behind a series of gorgeous travel photos

Photographer Murad Osmann and his wife Nataly are a frequent source of travel inspiration – and potentially travel envy – with the social media photography project #FollowMeTo.<p>Osmann, of Russia, has amassed a large social media following – including millions of Instagram followers – with gorgeous …

Social Media

Google photo editing software now free to download

Google's photo editing software that previously retailed for US$149 is now free to download for both Mac and Windows users.<p>According to the company's …

Software

How Gordon Parks Documented Racism In America

The photographer’s A Man Becomes Invisible and Segregation Story series are on view at the Weinstein Gallery in Minnesota.<p>While on assignment for <i>Life</i>, Gordon Parks covered the chilling, brutal truth of racial and economic inequality in America. He was the magazine’s first black staff photographer, …

New York City

Build of the Month: The Hiscox Sprinter – Expedition Portal

How to declutter your home and your life: A thorough guide

British newspaper columnist Jan Moir recently underwent a decluttering session. She got rid of all the items in her house that she didn’t love, or …

Minimalism

Pinterest-like image saving and tagging feature added to Google Search on the web

Last year, Google added a Pinterest-like photo saving and tagging feature to Image search. It was first available on the mobile web for Android and iOS, but starting today Google is rolling out the feature to desktop search.<p>The feature does not seem to be active yet, but it should work the same way …

You can remotely access any pic, video, or file that’s on your PC with this app on your phone

Although cloud storage is becoming more common, many still have very fragmented digital lives with files spread out across multiple devices. But what …

Apps

What Made Choosing Your Smartphone so Hard?

The smartphone ecosystem has changed so much in the past five years, and we have come to point where mobile devices have become so unique and …

‘The Maker’ is a Parody of Those Hipster Short Films

Many of the short documentary films about artisan makers these days follow the same recipe — things like slow, dramatic music, close-up shots with a …

Documentaries

parkOmator for Apple Watch outshines its iPhone app

The Apple Watch is (probably) the best selling smartwatch around, but it suffers the same problem other wearables do: there aren’t many compelling reasons to use it.<p>A new app named parkOmator may be the best expression of what an Apple Watch app should be, though. It’s effective, easy to use and …

This bizarre Wizard of Oz amusement park has been closed for 36 years — a photographer got inside and took these eerie photos

Equipped with a real yellow brick road and costumes from the movie set, visitors were made to feel like they themselves were Dorothy — venturing from the tornado ridden house to the Emerald City.<p>But only 10 years after opening, the park officially closed due to the developers going bankrupt. Today, …

Blue Ridge Mountains

An Incredibly Realistic, Life-Sized Groot Costume

Sure, "We are Groot," but it takes a special person to actually become Groot -especially in a full-sized costume. On Instructables, you can learn how …

Comics

Decades Later, 'Spy' Magazine Founders Continue To Torment Trump

Soon after its launch in 1986, the satirical magazine <i>Spy</i> picked Donald Trump as the brash embodiment of a crass age. Founded by Graydon Carter and Kurt Andersen, the magazine chronicled New York's obsessions with wealth and social status, zeroing in on Trump's questionable business dealings (of …

Donald Trump

The women at the frontline of documentary photography

As with a lot of professions traditionally deemed as masculine, women have often been written out of the history of documentary photography, especially when they choose to report on war and conflict. Despite this, there are plenty of women who put risk aside in order to go to the frontline of …

In California, these minivans-turned-RVs take car camping to the next level

Jucy Champs, custom-designed Dodge Caravans, stand out on campgrounds and on the road.<p>Jucy Champs, custom-designed Dodge Caravans, stand out on campgrounds and on the road.<p>When the sun started to set over the Pacific Ocean, I sprang into motion. I pulled off Highway 1 and parked alongside bluffs …

RVs

10 Ways To Get Energized, Inspired And Motivated When You're Feeling Down

There are ups and downs in every career. The callback interview that seemed like a sure thing didn’t lead to an offer. Or you didn’t even get an interview for the job that seemed like a perfect fit. Or promotions were announced, and you weren’t on the list. Or the project that kicked off so …

Employment

10 delicious ways to make your favorite foods healthy with cauliflower rice

If by now you’ve mastered the art of the zoodle (AKA zucchini noodle), with a fridge filled with spiralized veggies and healthified pad Thai to show …

Vegan

Nikon D5 vs Canon 1D X Mark II

Now that both the Nikon D5 and the Canon 1D X Mark II flagship DSLRs have been announced, we can compare the specifications of the two and see how …

Cameras

Skinny Garlic Parmesan Zoodles

Don't let the ease of this recipe fool you, it's sooo dreamy good. I love this so much, I make it several times a week. Not only does this decadent tasting recipe make a wonderful side dish to chicken, beef, pork or fish. It also works wonders as a substitute for pasta topped with any pasta sauce. …

Food

The Entire Ending of Minority Report Is Just a Dream

When I watched <i>Minority Report</i> for the first time back in 2002, I absolutely loved it. It was a fast-paced, gritty, dystopian vision where freedom of …

Featured Vehicle: 1977 Land Rover Range Rover – Expedition Portal

Return to Camel Trophy

There are few events that have garnered the world’s respect and admiration as the Camel Trophy has. For nearly two decades it transported automotive …

Land Rover

Living BIG On A Tiny (or fixed) Income

In 2007 I was living in Brooklyn, NY. I was considered a co-founder of a tech start-up and I was running our customer service team as well as …

Personal Finance

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