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This is a guest post by Aisha Chowdhry for Citizen Upgrade.
Photographing animals in the wild is one of the most awe-inspiring things a traveller can experience. Once you spend enough time around them, they reveal intimate and unexpected glimpses into their daily lives. The gentle snuggles of a mother lioness with her young cub, the displays of love between exotic birds, the delightful play of elephants cooling down in a mud hole.
There is no shortage of online guidance for budding startup founders. Advice often includes time management hacks, personal branding gimmicks, and formatting tips for pitch decks. I’ve personally dabbled as an angel investor in a few startups launched by friends with limited success, and since then have been approached by many others looking for funding.
Are you someone who likes shooting rifles and wants to get a bit better, or someone who is new to shooting and wants to learn more in a safe environment. Would you like to learn Revolutionary War history at the same time? Do you think two eight hour days of practice no matter the weather sounds like a fun challenge? Then this is the place for you, me, and the tens of other people who feel the same!
Jokes (mostly) aside, I attended a Project Appleseed event for the first time recently and I loved it. Here I share my…
No matter what type of travel you have planned for this year, safety and security should remain your top priorities. This rule applies to your day trip excursion, week-long vacation, cross-country road trip, and epic launch into the world of the digital nomad!
Somewhere along your journey, you could face a medical emergency, vehicle failure, or even riotous civil unrest. And when it happens you could be miles away from the nearest help.
In countries with weak health systems, prevention and early treatment could help you avoid a trip to an under-resourced local health facility. …
What better time than now to explore the wild country of an African safari! Ever travel to the Southern Hemisphere? You can escape the American and European winter woes and travel south where the reversed seasons put you in the midst of a sweltering summer. Rather than traveling to a…
Whether you’re embarking on an epic road trip or leaving your pandemic lockdown bunker for the first time in weeks, having a well-stocked emergency kit is essential. You could be stranded far from home and family, face mechanical or medical problems, or have to deal with extreme weather events.
This is the emergency kit I keep on hand at all times. You can easily expand it for specific activities like four-wheeling.
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From the subprime mortgage crisis to the recent Reddit-fueled GameStop mania, personal finance and investment news can be difficult to comprehend. TV shows and films are primarily consumed for their entertainment value. However, the right content can also provide valuable business education outside the classroom, providing insights into both individual decision-making and global economics. For those interested in personal finance, investing, and entrepreneurship, this collection of films and TV shows provide valuable lessons, distill practical advice, and recount cautionary tales.
A gripping biopic of McDonald’s “founder” Ray Kroc, who transformed Richard and Maurice McDonald’s innovative restaurant into a global business…
I have a 2000 Jeep Cherokee, commonly known as an XJ. These were one of the first SUVs and were immensely popular. Manufactured from 1983 to 2001, approximately three million were made. Of the many I’ve seen, I’ve yet to see one that doesn’t have a broken and wobbly center console.
My XJ has been aging well. It’s still running strong despite having over 200,000 miles of driving history. The engine is known for being long lasting, but the vehicle definitely benefits from some modernization. As the car ages, it sometimes needs a little help to stay in great shape…
I recently acquired an Oculus Quest 2, which is a pretty amazing piece of hardware.
I’m a software engineer and gamer. Before this, I had never used VR but had obviously seen many examples of Unreal’s Engine in many games. I enjoy programming and have several visual ideas that I would like to see in VR. I’ve learned that the two main frameworks used by most VR devices are Unity or Unreal. I picked Unreal since it is based on C++, and I already have a background in that language.
Excited to try writing my first VR programs, I worked…