The “Agent Finder” article in our October 2016 issue of Writer’s Digest featured a deconstructed query letter in which agent Lane Heymont of The Seymour Agency highlighted the strength’s of one of his own client’s novel queries. Here’s...Show More Summary
It is pretty easy to hunt down a file on a Mac using Spotlight, but unless you’ve gone looking for something very specific, you’ve probably never bothered to click on the “Other” tab in Finder’s search panel. Six Colors reminds us just how powerful that search parameter is. Read more...
James McCormick, a British fraudster, got rich and got jailed selling fake bomb detectors to police in Iraq. But the devices—dowsing rods in a plastic handle, often sold as golf ball 'finders'—were so popular that even after he was collared, cops remained convinced (by inclination or graft) that they worked. Show More Summary
Bill Loehfelm’s “Let the Devil Out,” Joseph Finder’s “Guilty Minds” and more.
For a clear view of the night sky, you have to escape the big city lights. This Dark Sky Finder maps out light pollution in the U.S. to help you find the best places to stargaze. Read more...
British beer fans can get out of the heatwave and claim free pints with the Kozel Pint Finder app.
Dana White cashed out his finder’s fee and 15 years of sweat equity Monday when Ari Emanuel’s Beverly Hills talent agency WME-IMG agreed to purchase the Ultimate Fighting Championship for $4 billion. White, the UFC president, doesn’t have the stomach to leave the office along with UFC Chairman...
Craigslist. It’s really the only good place to find a cheap place to live. There are many “roommate finder” websites but the options there are few and far between unless you live in a highly populated area. But everyone knows Craigslist, and you can find a ton of very cheap places to live by flipping […]
John Aubrey from archaeology's priscan era The story behind the strange name of the "Priscan Archaeological Survey Team" run by metal detectorist Paul King [finder of the snapped-in-two-St-Ursula pilgrim badge ] can be found in an online...Show More Summary
In our monthly Ratehacker round-up, Jeremy Cabral from comparison site finder.com.au highlights the latest credit card deals, along with the best savings accounts, home loans and insurance deals. More »
BROOKLYN, New York - Individuals and corporations spend millions of dollars every year on software that sniffs out potentially dangerous bugs in computer programs. And whether the software finds 10 bugs or 100, there is no way determine how many go unnoticed, nor to measure the efficacy of bug-finding tools. read more
The Room Ring (TRR) sounds less like a roommate matching app and more like a term hotel front-desks use to wake people up with a phone call. Alas, it is the former — but it is a wake-up call for young people searching for likeminded roommates in New York and San Francisco...
Spector is a pocket-sized gadget that takes the detective work out of identifying fonts and colors. There are certain celebrity fonts that get so much play, they're instantly recognizable. (Looking at you, Helvetica, Comic Sans, andShow More Summary
The golden ratio isn’t really something I think about much, or at all, when composing a photograph. But if it’s something you’ve wanted to start applying more to your compositions, then now you can do so with this handy dandy new pocket sized golden ratio view finder from Areaware. Dating back to Euclid’s Elements over 2,300 years ago, [...]Show More Summary
(Image credit: Swenyo) You can ditch your stud finder. Wallace is the new modular shelving system from Swenyo that requires just a hammer and a level— no studs, no anchors, no frustration. READ MORE »
The Finder’s list view is my favorite way to view the folders and files within the macOS Finder, because it provides a wealth of information via columns that can be sorted on. One thing that you won’t find when using the Finder’s default list view is the cumulative size of the Folders contained within. Show More Summary
The bar exam isn't about your ability to charm potential clients, to craft a finely written legal document, or to persuade a fact finder. That is, it's not about many of the skills that make a great lawyer. Instead, mastering the bar is about rote, brute memorization. Get that......
The Golden Section Finder is a transparent viewfinder available in yellow or blue that is used for observing the golden ratio out in the world. Perfect proportions observed in nature often follow the theory of the golden section. The golden section is the ratio between the dimensions of natural and geometric forms. Historically, artists, designers […]
When it comes to costumes, Nintendo's support for Super Mario Maker is unwavering. But bigger issues, like expanding its level search system, or adding major objects like slopes, keep piling up. Thankfully the Mario community rose up...Show More Summary
Steiner released a video about their new ICS optic. ICS stands for Intelligent Combat Sight. It combines a laser range finder with a ballistics calculator in a compact optic. It is a fixed power 6x40mm optic. As expected of Steiner it is water proof, fog prof, and shock proof up to 750G. Show More Summary