Matthew Sidorvich

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Court Finds That Copying Photos Off the Internet Without Permission Falls Under Fair Use

In a surprising ruling, District Judge Claude M. Hilton of the Eastern District of Virginia has ruled that people who copy photos off the internet …

Film Festivals

How this 25-year-old freelancer made $150,000 in 6 months off Fiverr

In November 2015, Alex Fasulo had been living in New York City for about a month. One morning, she left her apartment in the Bushwick neighborhood of …

Employment

Creatives are finally telling manbabies to stay home

This has been a long time coming<p>Some very aggressive Battlefield fans are upset that the game includes women, or has a woman on the cover. Some of them are convinced that women didn’t exist during the past, so putting them in a game set in the past is wrong. It’s all kinda muddled. The general …

Review: NW Alpine Black Spider Hoody

Author:<p>Publish date:<p>Social count:<p>0<p>0<p>SHARES<p>NW Alpine sent us the Black Spider Hoody and their Volo Pant last autumn, and I set aside the Hoody to test …

What is Dyneema? Everything You Need to Know

<i>Cuben Fiber.</i> It sounds like dreamed-up sci-fi, an intergalactic MacGuffin upon which the latest Marvel film might hinge. It’s not. Today, it’s known …

What’s Stayed in My Pack, and What Hasn’t

Six years ago I attempted a thru-hike and made it 700 miles. The night before I left for Amicalola Falls my pack sat next to my bed. I had not packed …

Guide Dog Takes His Owner Into Dog Store And The Internet Can’t Get Enough

This sneaky service animal always guides his owner into a dog store<p>We can finally give out the award for Sneakiest/Most Clever Dog of the Year. …

The Gear Our Editor Always Takes Backpacking

I’m Emily, the most recent addition to <i>Outside</i>’s gear team. Backpacking is a huge part of how I enjoy the outdoors, and over the years, I’ve had the chance to put plenty of gear through the wringer, most recently on a Boundary Waters trip in northern Minnesota. Below, you’ll find my time-tested …

How to equip your car for emergencies

Summer road trip season is that liberating time when we actually leave the HOV lane and drive farther than Costco. It's also a time when you need to be ready for emergencies on the road in unfamiliar or remote places. Instead of using your car's trunk as a free storage unit, clear out the junk and …

Early Facebook and Google Employees Form Coalition to Fight What They Built

SAN FRANCISCO — A group of Silicon Valley technologists who were early employees at Facebook and Google, alarmed over the ill effects of social networks and smartphones, are banding together to challenge the companies they helped build.<p>The cohort is creating a union of concerned experts called the …

Social Media

How to spot a fake Lightning cable

Who cares if that cheap charging cable you buy is a fake? It’s just a cable, right? Maybe, maybe not. A fake Lightning cable could contain malware, for instance. Or it could be miswired, damaging your iPhone the way a miswired USB power cable can destroy a laptop computer.<p>The best case is that your …

Steve Jobs's Advice on the Only 4 Times You Should Say No Is Brilliant

With so many things coming our way every day, Steve Jobs calls us back to the importance of focus with one prophetic quote.<p>In the frantic pace of life to do more and be more, we hardly think about the importance of <i>focus.</i><p>That's why, for those free-spirited, creative thinkers and entrepreneurs …

Time Management

Burn 300+ Calories in Just 9 Minutes With This No-Equipment Workout

We’re only a few weeks into 2018 and we’ve already cheated on our workout goals. Ugh! But instead of ditching our New Year’s fitness resolutions and living the rest of the year as Netflix-binging couch potatoes, we’re finding new ways to stay motivated, including mixing up our fitness plan by …

Your fitness tracker knows too much about you

Your fitness tracker knows too much about you.<p>Where you jog, where you work, and, yes, where you sleep — all this and more is collected, aggregated, …

This Camp Torch Just Might Be The Baddest Light On The Planet

There have been a lot of advances in camp lighting over the past few years as gear manufacturers look to move beyond the headlamp for more versatile …

Batteries

The Best HomeKit Products We’d Buy with HomePod (Updated)

The HomePod is available now and it’s better time than ever for Apple users to turn their home into a smart home, or at least start moving in that …

Outdoor industry’s gender equity grows as companies elevate women

In what is emerging as the Year of Women, the outdoor industry is leading the charge in elevating more women into leadership positions.<p>With women …

Gender

Anker’s gigantic portable battery is now smaller, lighter, and almost half the price

The PowerHouse 200 gives you 200Wh in a seven-pound package<p>Anker today announced a second-generation version of its extra-large PowerHouse portable battery that is lighter and smaller than the original, with less than half the capacity but almost half the price. The device, unveiled at CES, will be …

Dreaming in Color: 10 Sexy Monochrome Bedrooms

Do you dream of a colorful bedroom? Thanks to architect Jess Thomas we do. Her Brooklyn townhouse is filled with a lot of good ideas—see our recent …

7 scary things that can happen to your body when you drink too much coffee

If you're like most of America, you're probably dependent on coffee for an extra boost of energy — after all, the US is the world's biggest coffee consumer.<p>However, most of what we thought we knew about the physical and mental effects of drinking coffee is wrong. Coffee won't stunt your growth or …

10 Easy Pieces: Leather Club Armchairs

A great leather armchair seems like the kind of thing that’s easier to inherit than to find new on the market. When looking for that perfect, …

A Quick, Cheap, and Effective Way to Fight Symptoms of Depression and Anxiety

Meditation is good for depression. And so is exercise. But, according to a small new study from Rutgers University, together—in a twice a week …

These Natural Alternatives to Xanax Are Proven to Be Effective By Scientific Community

Anxiety has reached epidemic proportions in the United States with over 40 million people affected. Anxiety disorders cost the U.S. more than $42 …

What your daily routine should look like, according to science

Wondering if it's better to workout in the morning or at night? Whether that multivitamin you pop every morning does anything? Or perhaps how long you need to workout to start to see results?<p>As it turns out, scientists have been looking for answers to these questions too.<p>You can use their answers …

GRAND-PIC Chalet

Architecture : APPAREIL architecture<br>Contractor : Martin Coley Construction<br>Cabinetmaker : Niconova<br>Lampmaster : Hamster<br>Outdoor chairs and table Coop …

A former Navy SEAL commander explains why the best defense is to run away

Jocko Willink, a former Navy SEAL commander, host of the "Jocko Podcast," and the author of "Discipline Equals Freedom: Field Manual," believes your best chances might be to run from a fight. Following is a full transcript of the video.<p><b>Jocko Willink:</b> If someone attacks me and they want to punch or …

A Converted Catskills Guest Barn for Actress Amanda Seyfried

In the Catskill Mountains of New York, actress Amanda Seyfried partnered with designer Sarah Zames (of General Assembly in Brooklyn) to transform a …

Oculus Wants You To Go To Work In A Headset

Facebook doesn’t just want you to play or socialize in VR. It wants you to work in it, too.<p>At Facebook’s yearly event for its Oculus VR division yesterday, the company announced all sorts of new, consumer-friendlier products, like a $199 Oculus Go VR headset system that doesn’t need an expensive PC …

Virtual Reality

Pinterest

How To Tie The Only Five Knots You'll Ever Need

There's a million different knots for doing a million different things. But, these five are easy-to-learn, easy-to-tie and accomplish 99 percent of …

Elasticity