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Science Says This Is the Simplest Way to Remember More of What You Read

Hit pause. Reflect on the content. Excel. Repeat.<p>Whether it's Facebook content, Bill Gates' favorite book, or the latest critical business report, most of us enjoy reading or have to do quite a bit of it through the day. But in the rush to do everything in less time, you might be missing a crazily …

Productivity

14 Helpful Lightroom Tips and Tricks to Improve Your Photo Editing

Adobe Lightroom is an app that’s filled with all kinds of helpful features that can make life easier for you once you learn they exist. Here’s a …

Dynamic symmetry: The genius of Henri Cartier-Bresson's composition

Henri Cartier-Bresson—the father of modern day street photography and master of the candid shot—was obsessive about the 'geometry' in his …

Create Better Landscape Photos with These Focus Stacking Shooting and Editing Tips (VIDEO)

Landscape photographers often shoot at smaller apertures to increase depth of field in their images. But while that technique can deliver an …

A Color Story: Using Curves for Outdoor Photos

<i>When figuring out the curves feature on A Color Story, it can be confusing. So we’re having Arielle Vey share what she knows about curves and how</i> …

30 Composition Styles for Taking Good Pictures

Ever since I decided to start learning photography, I’ve been looking for a good catalog of composition ideas. Once you figure out the mechanics of …

10 strategies for beating “programmer’s block”

“Writer’s Block” is a real thing, but “Programmer’s Block?” According to computer science professor at Oregon State University, Heather Knight, …

Creative Writing

How to edit INCREDIBLE LANDSCAPE PHOTOS with Adobe Lightroom Photoshop

This here, is Peter McKinnon´s typical workflow when it comes to editing landscape photos with Adobe Lightroom & Adobe Photoshop. He uses both …

Lightroom

Offers | The Next Web

All stories in Offers<p>A course package that’ll make you a professional-grade photographer, and you name your price<p>The Professional Photography course bundle can provide the background needed to truly understand the art of picture taking -- and right now, you can name your price for this …

Beyond The Browser: From Web Apps To Desktop Apps

I started out as a web developer, and that's now one part of what I do as a full-stack developer, but never had I imagined I'd create things for the …

Webpack: A Detailed Introduction

JavaScript module bundling has been around for a while. RequireJS had its first commits in 2009, then Browserify made its debut, and since then …

Counter Computer Hunch and Boost Productivity With These 6 Tips

Whether you travel to a traditional office or telecommute from a coworking space, sitting for hours can lead to poor posture and pain, along with an assortment of other maladies. Spending multiple hours every day parked at your desk, hunched over a computer or smartphone takes a toll on your neck, …

Olympics 2016: Battle of the sexes in the unequal language of sport

<b>(CNN) —</b> Welcome to the world of sport. It's a world where men are "strong, big, real, great or fastest," while women are more likely to be "aged, pregnant or unmarried."<p>That's the conclusion of new research from the UK's Cambridge University Press, which has looked at the way we talk about men and …

Fast Chicken Recipes: 6 20-Minute Meals

Save time with these quick and easy, family friendly chicken recipes. Ready in 20 minutes or less!<p><b>CHICKEN CORDON BLEU SANDWICH</b><p>Gooey Gruyère, smoky salami and grilled chicken make this tasty sandwich a treat your family will love! Perfect for lunch or brunch. <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>CHICKEN EGG FOO YOUNG</b><p>This …

How to Use a Gray Backdrop to Achieve 4 Different Results

Gray is the color when you need one background that can be modified into practically any shade for your studio portrait photography sessions. It can …

3 Habits of Remarkably Likable Leaders

When these three forces of nature happen, it's like catching lightning in a bottle: legacies are made, careers advance, and companies flourish.<p>Ever been placed in a situation where you were really put to the test? Perhaps it was a defining moment for your personal life or professional career?<p>Many …

Leadership

The Information Age is over; welcome to the Experience Age

Mike Wadhera Contributor<p>Mike Wadhera is the founder of Teleport.<p>More posts by this contributor:<p>The future of mobile video is virtual reality<p>Twenty-five years after the introduction of the World Wide Web, the Information Age is coming to an end. Thanks to mobile screens and Internet everywhere, …

App Store

98 Best Motivational Quotes to Make You More Successful

Need a boost of inspiration? These quotes will give you the spark you need--and motivate you to reach even greater heights.<p>Motivational quotes can make a surprisingly big difference, lifting your spirits when you're down and encouraging you to even greater heights when you've hit a plateau.<p>That's …

Motivation

Let This Bot Generate Millions of Logos for Your Brand

Beyond offering a product or service that people want, every great company needs an attractive and memorable logo. For those who are not artistically …

Honest Short Film Exposes the Lies People Tell on Social Media

Everybody lies. We can’t help it. We exaggerate details to seem more fun, we highlight specifics to get more sympathy, and we fish for other people’s …

How to Stop Being Lazy: 7 Tips

Don't focus on motivation (or your lack thereof). Instead, use these simple behavior modifications.<p>When you're sitting around feeling bad for something you've failed to do, it's easy to think of laziness as a character trait, an inherent weakness that you need to struggle with and feel bad …

Procrastination

8 Ways Smart People Use Failure To Their Advantage

One of the biggest roadblocks to success is the fear of failure. Fear of failure is worse than failure itself because it condemns you to a life of unrealized potential.<p>A successful response to failure is all in your approach. In a study recently published in the <i>Journal of Experimental Social</i> …

Self-improvement

iPhone Repair Singapore | iPhone Fix Singapore

Fynd provides an innovative solution for iPhone repair. You dont have to come to a repair shop to get your iPhone repaired. We will send our …

Mobile Technology

IDG Contributor Network: Which is best – Waterfall or Agile?

"Which is best – Waterfall or Agile?" a client asked this week.For me, ineffective project management, a better question would be "Which is the best …

Web Form Design Best Practices: 5 Useful UI Patterns

From a technical standpoint, forms are easy. A dollop of HTML, a dash of CSS, a serving of your favorite back-end code, and you’re ready to go. But …

Hiring Managers Reveal The 10 Seemingly Small Things They Judge Candidates On

Small actions like not arriving early and having a good phone voice make a big impression on hiring managers.<p>It’s interview time for a job you really want. You’re rehearsed and ready—you even researched the company dress code so you’d wear the right outfit. But beyond the obvious marks you need to …

Employment

64 places you can learn to code online for free

This way, you can discover what you like (and more importantly don't) before financially investing in a certain set of courses.<p>However, there are so many free resources, classes, and books to pick from! It's easy to become overwhelmed. (Ever hear of too much of a good thing?!)<p>To make things easier, …

From Banana Pancakes to Blueberry Muffins: 8 Fruit-Filled Breakfast Recipes

Sure, you could eat plain ole fruit for breakfast. But wouldn't it be even better if the fruit was baked or blended into something delicious?<p><b>1. Banana Pancakes</b><p>Fluffy on the inside, crispy on the outside, and delicately flavored with bananas and vanilla -- these are phenomenal banana pancakes. The …

Google’s giving away $500 worth of photo software for free — but is it any good?

Sometimes, you can see guess how a thing got priced by looking at its raw materials. A gold necklace. A filet mignon. A house.<p>Other times, the price …

How to Take Professional Looking Photos: Mobile Phone Versus DSLR

Hint: sometimes it is the camera…<p>Last Sunday morning, my son Isaac was sitting at our dining room table eating breakfast with a typical …