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5 Secret Google Drive Keyboard Shortcuts to Impress Your Friends With

To get the most out of Google Drive, there are a few little-known keyboard shortcuts you can use. Here are five shortcuts for common tasks that’ll …

Why Efficiency Is Now King in Rooftop Solar Energy

More and more companies are realizing that efficiency is key in rooftop solar.<p>When <b>SolarCity</b> (NASDAQ:SCTY.DL) and <b>Tesla Motors</b> (NASDAQ:TSLA) announce …

Tesla Solar Roof Vs. Apollo and Dow Solar Shingles

There is a hot, new trend: BIPV solar shingle roofs. Basically, you replace traditional shingles with building integrated photovoltaic solar shingles …

Clean Energy

Task management app Asana takes on the spreadsheet with ‘custom fields’

Asana — the enterprise SaaS business started by Facebook co-founder Dustin Moskovitz and early Facebook employee Justin Rosenstein — has made a name for itself as a workflow and task management app that aims to help teams be more productive by making it much easier to figure out what needs to get …

DIY - How to Build a Pergola - Quiet Corner

Here’s a structure that won’t provide shelter from wind or rain, and is only marginally better when it comes to the midday sun. So, why build it? …

The Bank-Free, DIY Lending System That Helps Friends and Families Finance Themselves

Who needs banks when you have communities? This finance model lets people help each other—without interest.

Activism

7 Essential Saltwater Fishing Lures That Catch Fish Pretty Much Anywhere.

It’s lure time!<p>Would you like to know the only 7 saltwater fishing lures you would need to take with you to catch fish pretty much anywhere in the …

The First Shipping Container House We've Seen That Actually Looks Awesome

An airy forest home courtesy of architect David Fenster's design skills<p>To be blunt, most houses we've seen that are built out of shipping containers …

Forget Rio -- Visit These 5 Less-Crowded Cities in Central & South America Instead

<i>(Photo Credit: Shutterstock.com)</i><p><i>By Nicolle Monico</i><p>In 2014, all eyes were on Brazil for the World Cup and come 2016, it will again sit in the spotlight with the Summer Olympics taking place in Rio de Janiero. In any year, travelers heading to Peru typically plan on visiting Machu Picchu, while in …

2015 IBEX Innovation Award Winners

During the International BoatBuilders' Exhibition and Conference (IBEX) Industry Breakfast this morning, judges from Boating Writers International …

Articles about texas couple builds their cast place concrete dream home on Dwell.com - Dwell

Finding inspiration in the work of Tadao Ando, a Houston couple designs the concrete house of their dreams.<p>Overlooking the scenic Minnehaha Creek sits one of the most unique and energy-efficient homes in the greater Minneapolis area.<p>Inside the artful, beachy retreat Filmmaker Jess Bianchi and …

What the Most Successful People Do Before Breakfast

Mornings are an underutilized tool to aid productivity.<p>Let me explain.<p>We’re often at our peak in the mornings. This is why Mark McGuinness suggests …

John Fredriksen Orders Up to 6 VLCCs at STX Offshore & Shipbuilding

STX Offshore & Shipbuilding has confirmed an order from billionaire shipping tycoon John Fredriksen calling for the construction of up to 6 VLCCs.<p>The …

Shipbuilding

The Stacks: A Son Finds His Father on Guadalcanal

Peter Richmond lost his father when he was 7. Years later, on a trip to Guadalcanal to research his dad's World War II experience, the son …

Sullivan’s Island Resident Wins Cape Fear Boat Show

By Sally Dunaway, Island Eye News Staff Writer<p>Photos by Steve Rosamilia<p>Hal Coste with his award-winning, hand-made boat Simmons Sea Skiff.<p>Hal Coste …

Parenting Mistakes Many Parents Make

Home > Family & My Opinion > Parenting Mistakes Many Parents Make<p>Short YouTube Video on Parenting Styles<p>A Father’s Thoughts On Parenting Mistakes<p>I …

I'm Carl Pei, Co-Founder of OnePlus, and This Is How I Work

The OnePlus One caused a bit of a shake-up to the affordable Android phone market: it's off-contract, runs Cyanogenmod, features good hardware at a …

iCaramba! Steve Jobs’ yacht narrowly avoids nasty scrape in the Caribbean

From minor controversies like Antennagate to being kicked out of his own company and then returning triumphantly, Steve Jobs got out of plenty of tight squeezes in his life.<p>Now that he’s gone, it seems that that same spirit of near-misses and daring triumphs is left to <i>Venus</i>, Jobs’ 256-foot, $120 …

Liver Transplant

An Economist Explains In Simple Terms Why Deflation Is Dangerous

So what's the big issue? If rising prices (inflation) are generally considered a bad thing, then shouldn't falling prices (deflation) be a good thing?<p>Well, yes and no.<p>Economics professor Ed Dolan is on hand with an easy-to-understand presentation (no economics degree needed), showing the …

Modern Peribere Residence Framing Views of the Downtown Miami Skyline

Located on a privileged site on Biscayne Bay, South Florida, <b>Peribere Residence</b> by <b>Max Strang Architecture</b> commands views of the downtown Miami skyline …

The Best Free Workout Videos on YouTube

Now that the holidays are creeping around the corner, you may have to break up with your regularly scheduled sweat sessions, at least temporarily. …

Exercise

Have the Danes cracked childhood obesity?

<b>Childhood obesity has become a global epidemic, but it is not easy to treat. Now a scheme proven to help children shed pounds by asking them and their families to make numerous lifestyle changes has been adopted across Denmark.</b><p>A Danish paediatrician claims his pilot project has made a significant …

Body Fat

Private Residence in Tel Aviv, Israel by Pitsou Kedem Architecture. (Photography: Amit Geron)

Private Residence in Tel Aviv, Israel by Pitsou Kedem Architecture. (Photography: Amit Geron)

The Best Drone for Every Beginner

So, you want to learn to pilot a drone, but aren’t sure where to start? Gizmodo ordered a fleet of beginner’s drones and handed them off to a total …

Your Creativity Might Be Stifled By Your Expertise

Your expertise got you where you are. But will it keep you from seeing where to go next?<p>It's great to be an expert, right? Of course it is. But is it possible that your expertise is actually undermining your ability to think creatively and be open to new ideas? Recent research has revealed that …

Outside-In Customer Experience Is The Best Offensive Strategy

B2B companies are realizing that the real rockbed of building enduring customer relationships lies in the perception customers hold of value. Value is increasingly not in the product but in the services – paid and free – that sellers provide. While still a controversial concept, this realization is …

The 27-Year-Old Who Tells Investors and Reporters What's New in Tech

Ryan Hoover was dancing with some friends at DNA Lounge in San Francisco last month when a stranger suddenly turned to him and asked, "Are you Ryan …

12 Questions With The CEO Of Thumbtack, Google Capital’s New $100 Million Bet

In terms of Silicon Valley hype, Thumbtack has flown a bit under the radar since it was founded five years ago in 2009. But with the announcement today that it’s landed a whopping $100 million investment led by Google Capital, Thumbtack’s days of relative tech press anonymity are almost certainly …