25 Things Writers Should Stop Doing
25 Things Writers Should Stop Doing (Right Fucking Now)
"SCRIPT & SCRIBBLE": IN DEFENCE OF PENMANSHIP
Of course you know that today is National Handwriting Day, in honour of John Hancock's birthday. But our days of mastering penmanship seem long behind us. Kitty Burns Florey ruminates on this lost art ... read more »
33 Ways To Stay Creative
U.S. Court Approves Warrantless Cellphone Searches
By Terry Baynes (Reuters) - U.S. police can search a cell phone for its number without having a warrant, according to a federal appeals court ruling. Officers in Indiana found a number of cell phones at the scene of a dr...
Cops Catch ATM Napkin Scammer
Down With The Double Tap! (Why You Shouldn't Space Twice...
20 Common Grammar Mistakes That (Almost) Everyone Makes
A list of some of the most common grammatical errors that routinely make it into print.
How to Win Friends and Influence People
Compiled by Richard Anthony
Beautycheck - social perception
False memories easily implanted
Detail from another person's version of events can easily be absorbed into our own memories, researchers find.
Gestures and Body Language Tutorial
Learn every gesture and body language cue in one video. Eye, hand, leg, arm, and mouth gestures are completely covered. Gestures and Body Language Series Be ...
No More 'Senior Moments'
As you get older, worrying about declines in memory is far more damaging to your ability to think than any actual declines in memory ability. So relax. When you get older, you probably aren't that much more forgetful than your typical teen.
10 More Common Faults in Human Thought
This list is a follow up to Top 10 Common Faults in Human Thought. Thanks for everyoneâ��s comments and feedback; you have inspired this second list! It is amazing that with all these biases, people are able to actually have a rational thought every ...
The Scientific Method in Psychology
The Scientific Method in Psychology
Psychopathic Traits Linked to Brain Reward System
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Harvard Gazette: Creativity tied to mental illness
Ignoring what seems irrelevant to your immediate needs may be good for your mental health but bad for creativity.
One Sentence - True stories, told in one sentence.
I never knew you called my mother, begging to talk to me so many times, until a random conversation with her some 20 years later.
is a collection of words that are troublesome to readers and writers. Words are grouped according to the way they are most often confused or misused.
Phrase Thesaurus - ideas generator for writers
The Phrase Thesaurus, a writer's resource for generating ideas
Kurt Vonnegut's 8 Rules For Writing Fiction
I found this through , and I thought I'll share it here.
Quotations: Writers on Writing
5 Authors More Badass Than The Badass Character They Created...
If you look at the authors behind some of the most iconic heroes of all time, you find a writer who's every bit as badass. Not only did these guys insert elements from their actual lives into the stories, they actually toned them down a bit.
Poem Starters and Creative Writing Ideas
Write a poem that contains all three of the elements in any of the lists below:
106 Excuses That Prevent You From Ever Becoming Great
Learn How Human Business Works - Beyond Social Media
Easily Replace a Color in Your Photos - Photoshop Roadmap...
Some time ago, I wrote this article for . It was published in a special Photoshop Starter issue of this magazine on January 2007. For those who didn't have the chance of reading it, here´s the full article:
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Five whys, Part 1: The startup immune system
"When confronted with a problem, have you ever stopped and asked why five times?"
HowStuffWorks "How Graphics Cards Work"
Graphics cards take data from the CPU and turn it into pictures. Find out the parts of a graphics card and read expert reviews of graphics cards.
The Art of Cable Organization
Posted by in on October 11, 2011
Graphene optical modulators could lead to ultrafast communications...
UC Berkeley researchers have shown that graphene, a one-atom-thick layer of crystallized carbon, can be tuned electrically to modify the amount of photons absorbed. This ability to switch light on and off is the fundamental characteristic of a networ...
How To Prepare A Business Plan
This advice video is a suitable time-saver that will enable you to get good at business models and business plans. Watch our video on How To Prepare A Business Plan from one of Videojug's industry leaders.
How to Transfer a Photograph Onto a Block of Wood
Here's a quick and easy tutorial that'll teach you a cool method of transferring a photo print (black and white or color) onto a block of wood. All you'll need (aside from the photo and wood) is so...
Recover Data Like a Forensics Expert Using an Ubuntu Live...
Plenty of utilities can recover deleted files, but what if you can't boot your computer, or the whole drive has been formatted? Here's how to dig deep and recover the most elusive deleted files, or even whole partitions. We've shown you simple ways t...
How can I get YouTube to film me?
Computers & Accessories for Sale
Find Computers & Accessories for Sale on Oodle Marketplace. Join millions of people using Marketplace on Facebook and Oodle to find unique used cars for sale, apartments for rent, jobs listings, merchandise, and other classifieds in your neighborhood...
Geekologie - Gadgets, Gizmos, and Awesome
Ever wanted to be underwater behind a slow-moving boat? I know, it's pretty low on my bucket list too. There, but low. Enter the Subwing, the latest in watersports that allows you to do barrel rolls and...that's pretty much it, all while holding...
Geekologie - Gadgets, Gizmos, and Awesome
Geekologie is website dedicated to the scientific study of gadgets, gizmos, and awesome. Some people get turned on by sex. We get turned on by shiny new toys. And, uh, also sex.
Master Your Digital Media with VLC
Cross-platform media player VLC is often referred to as the "Swiss Army knife of media applications" for good reason: Not only does VLC play nearly any file you throw at it (you even voted it the best desktop media player), but it can do so much more...
Omaha Poker Strategy
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How Not to Suck at Poker: Play Fewer Hands
Suck at poker? Try this 10-part series explaining simple Texas Hold'em tips that will help you make massive improvements in your game.
How To Learn Playing Omaha Hi-Lo
Have you ever wanted to get good at casino gambling, card games. Well look no further than this advice video on How To Learn Playing Omaha Hi-Lo. Follow Videojug's professional experts as they guide you through this educational resource.
HowStuffWorks "The Basics of C Programming"
A computer program is the key to the digital city: If you know the language, you can get a computer to do almost anything you want. Learn how to write computer programs in C.
How Operating Systems Work - HowStuffWorks
The operating system controls your computer's tasks and manages system resources to optimize performance. Learn how your operating system works.
How to make an external laptop graphics adaptor
Take a spare 3D graphics card and hook it up to your laptop for some serious performance
How to pick a co-founder - Venture Hacks
Also see our 40-minute on this topic.
HowStuffWorks "How to Surf the Web Anonymously"
Do you want to surf the web anonymously and not be tracked? Take a look at the easy ways you can conceal your identity and surf the web anonymously.
30mm Apache Gun
The Hughes M230 Chain Gun is a 30 mm, single-barrel automatic cannon developed by Hughes and now manufactured by Alliant Techsystems. It is an electrically o...
STAR WARS ASCIIMATION - Main Page
STAR WARS In a way you've never seen before
Five Common Interview Questions -- and How to Answer Them...
Here are some questions from the survey that you may face in your next interview, along with tips on how -- and how not -- to answer them
Logic and Penguins
4 Cliché Movie Moments Explained by Psychology
There are certain rules that extend across nearly every movie universe which we as an audience have to accept. Bad guys will always attack one at time...
Skinner on Campus | Futility Closet
An idler's miscellany of compendious amusements
Pencil Tip Micro Sculptures
Dalton Ghetti creates awesomely stunning miniature sculptures on pencil tips! Mind blown! (Unfortunately I couldn't find his official website.)
Poker Affirmations | Sample Statements
What It Is - Common Bartender Terms
SYRUP Magazine Common bartender terms will keep you up to date on the latest bartenders lingo.
Pretty much the coolest portable gadget ever made. It has only one button and everything else is operated by the touch screen. It's an ipod, a phon...
BarMeister.com: the online guide to drinking
Barmeister.com: cocktail recipes, drinking games, bar reviews, and forums for discussion of drinking related topics.
Some Thoughts on Supply-side Economics
When Keynes's General Theory was published, there was no reason to believe that it would soon serve as the framework for 40 years of economic theory and policy. Every important economist of that era condemned the book.
It's all food play (23 photos)
Click HERE for more fun with food!...
Fifty (50!) Tools Which Can Help You in Writing
Update (24/07/2006): Replaced the links with archive.org. Roy Peter Clark from Poynter Institute has posted up 50 tools that can help you when you do an
The Late Charlton Heston's Gun Vault - Choose heavy-duty...
A Method how to unlock your car in 10 seconds :)
Left your keys inside? No problem, You need just a shoe lace and handy fingers. Good luck :)
Academic Earth - A world-class education at your fingertips...
Academic Earth offers free access to video courses and academic lectures from leading colleges and universities.
Create Apps for Android with AppsGeyser. Free and No Coding...
Create Android App. Appsgeyser android app maker. Make your own android app using our Android app creator. Create mobile app and phone app from any web content on appsgeyser app builder online.
34 Awesome Products Geeks will Love
The approach of the word geek has changed significantly over time, and there are no longer a definitive definition. Words like dork, nerd, dweeb, spod, and gimp have the same connotations as geek, but a lot of people chose to give different meanings ...
How Hackers Gained An Easy #1 Google Ranking With A Hack...
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