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14 iOS Camera Apps That Can Handle the Power of RAW

If you're like most people, you always have your smart phone ready to go at a moment's notice. If you're like me, you probably also have at least one …

Mobile Photography

Canadian Dividend All-Stars Expected To Announce Dividend Increases - Week Of Feb. 12

Ten Canadian Dividend All-Stars are scheduled to report earnings this week.<p>Five All-Stars came through for investors with dividend raises last …

Investing

Here’s proof that this bitcoin crash is far from the worst the cryptocurrency has seen

Panicking that the bitcoin bubble has finally burst? The popular cryptocurrency actually has a history of surviving crashes, and in its short life …

Cryptocurrency

Warning: You'll Probably Quit the Gym After Doing This At-Home Workout — It's That Good

You don't need a gym membership, fancy studio, or even a lot of time to get in shape. What you do need is a solid workout and dedication. We'll …

Exercise

Ranked: Here are the 20 wealthiest people in cryptocurrency revealed by Forbes' first ever Crypto Rich List

Forbes has compiled its first ever Crypto Rich List to rank the 20 wealthiest people in crypto, saying billion-dollar fortunes have been created …

Cryptocurrency

5 Quotes From Greek Philosophers for When You Need a Productivity Pick-Me-Up

These ancient words of wisdom can apply to your business.<p>Everyone loves a good inspirational quote to get us into the frame of my mind that we want to be in throughout the day. You see them everywhere on social media, I post many of my favorites here throughout the week.<p>I pick the ones for me based …

Greek Philosophy

This Saffron Rice Recipe Is My Fullest Expression of Iranian Food

Notes from a lifetime of eating (and cooking) with saffron.<p><i>This post is part of Andy Baraghani's Guide to Modern Middle Eastern Cooking. Get all his recipes, tips, and stories here.</i><p>I still get nervous every time I cook Iranian-style rice, even though I’ve done it—and spoken and written about …

Recipes

The Top 12 Dirty Produce Items You Should Avoid

Ok, so you probably already know that unless it’s marked organic, the fruits and vegetables you are eating have been sprayed with pesticides. What …

Agriculture

Forget About Bitcoin, Consider Investing in This Instead

These companies are tapping into the resources that are solving a massive global problem.<p>Cryptocurrencies like <b>bitcoin</b> (BTC-USD) are all the rage …

Investing

50 Remarkably Wise Quotes That Will Inspire You to Success in Life

Get inspired by these wise words and make the very best out of your life, each and every day.<p>Life is a gift that has been given to you. It is in your hands to make the best out of it--dare to believe that you can. Through the ups and downs, you'll find a lesson to learn that will make you a better …

Motivation

8 recipes so good, you won’t even notice they’re vegan

<b>Veganuary has hit our social media big time this month, with hundreds of thousands of people across the globe taking the pledge to go vegan for</b> …

Vegan

Make This Vegan Chia Tapioca Pudding and Just Chill Out

There's no problem this super creamy, make-ahead pudding can't solve.<p>This coconut chia pudding recipe was very much inspired by the one at Bunker, which was the only dessert on the menu when I visited. It relies on subtle flavors like tapioca and coconut milk, but it’s still rich, delicious, and …

Breakfast

Curried Chicken and Rice Soup

Combine the chicken, carrots, bay leaf and a pinch of salt in a medium saucepan. Add 3 cups broth and bring to a boil; immediately reduce the heat to …

Recipes

Our Top Slow-Cooker Soup Recipes to Make in 2018

Baby it’s cold outside.<p>There’s nothing like a slow-cooker recipe to help you out during busy weeks. Simply add the ingredients, press a button, and …

Cooking

Recipe: Slow Cooker Whole Chicken Chicken Soup

Slow Cooker Whole Chicken Chicken Soup<p>Serves 8; makes about 4 quarts<p>1 tablespoon olive oil <br>1 medium yellow onion, diced <br>4 medium carrots <br>3 medium …

Recipes

TOM LEE: Bitcoin's bloodbath was totally normal and opened up 'the biggest buying opportunity in 2018'

Tom Lee doesn't get all the fuss about bitcoin's recent skid, which some experts characterized as a "bloodbath."<p>Sure, the wildly popular cryptocurrency plunged by as much as 34% in just two days, hitting an intraday low near the $9,185 level, but Lee says that sort of whipsawing price action is …

Cryptocurrency

New blood test could help detect eight common cancers before they spread

Australian researchers believe CancerSEEK will save thousands of lives and hope it will be widely available in a few years<p>Australian researchers have said a groundbreaking new blood test that can detect eight common types of cancer before they spread will save countless lives.<p>They said “liquid …

Medicine

19 Bitcoin Accounts You Should Follow on Twitter

How much hype is there around Bitcoin? Just take a look at the recent flood of media coverage. It feels by now that every journalist and his or her …

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

Crunchy, Crispy Avocado Fries

Crunchy, Crispy Avocado Fries<p>How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Preheat broiler. Place a baking sheet in oven while broiler preheats.<p>Step 2<p>Combine flour, salt, and …

27 Amazing resources for Bitcoin and Cryptocurrency traders.

So you want to be a trader? You want to test your skills in this grand game of chess that plays out on the daily charts? <b>Welcome to the hardest game</b> …

This 17-Second Rule Will Make You More Productive (and Happy)

You can rewire your brain to improve mindset, increase happiness and success, and stay focused on your goals.<p>Everyone experiences stretches of life, whether a few days or many years, when the down moments are more frequent than the good. These periods of time can rob you of your passion, energy, …

Happiness

Brothels and blossom: Japan's grandest journey – in pictures

From mystical mountains to snowy passes, from samurai swordsmen to sex workers in shop windows, two woodblock artists in the 1830s depicted the astonishing sights on the ancient route from Edo to Kyoto

Blockchain

Kito Fujio’s photos of Japanese playgrounds at night are strangely captivating

Surreal<p>Looking at the work of photographer Kito Fujio, who focuses on Japanese playgrounds, you start to notice a theme: enormous animals. Kids can clamber up the arm of a giant frog and slide down his tongue. They can climb onto the back of a dinosaur made of upright logs, or into the mouth of a …

Here's a comparison of bitcoin and all of the world's money

<i>As you see on this head-spinning graph below,</i><i>the total amount of money in the world is $84 trillion</i><i>. But that includes money in the bank. In physical coins and notes, the total global money supply is only $31 trillion. See the problem? Hence the rise of Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies.</i> Bitcoin …

Cryptocurrency

U.S. firm to launch sale of digital token for forex trading

NEW YORK (Reuters) - Fintech Investment Group, a U.S.-based commodity trading adviser, plans to launch an initial coin offering in June for its own token that allows investors to trade currencies on a digital platform, company founder Alan Friedland said.<p>The new digital token, to be called …

Cryptocurrency

Billionaire bitcoin enthusiast Tim Draper is backing a new cryptocurrency for the first time

Billionaire venture capitalist Tim Draper soon plans to take a step that even he, a long-time bitcoin aficionado, has eschewed until now: Buying a …

25 Secret European Villages

The charm of Ticino, the Italian-speaking canton of southern Switzerland, is the not-quite-here, not-quite-there, lost-in-time feel of the place. To …

European Travel

Specialized Enduro Comp 29 Review – 2017 Bible of Bike Tests