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How-To: Install iOS 11 public beta on your eligible iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch

As we just noted, the iOS 11 public beta has been released for anyone who is interested in trying iOS 11 before it is officially released later this fall. That means that you don’t have to be a registered Apple developer in order to install iOS 11, as the public beta process affords a …

Beta Testing

12 Essential iPhone Photography Apps and Accessories

Take your pictures to the next level.<p>Every iPhone has an excellent camera right out of the box. However, with the help of third-party apps and accessories, you can improve the quality of your mobile photos and videos even more.

How to Take Better Photos with Your iPhone

Most would agree: the best camera is always the one you have with you. And taking great photos with a smartphone has never been easier thanks to the …

6 Habits to Adopt When Decorating Your First Home (Without Breaking Up)

<b>Ready to take the plunge into cohabitation? Avoid these major turnoffs.</b>

10 devices you need for an ultimate smart home in 2017: Amazon Echo, Nest Cam Indoor, Ecobee3 and others - IBTimes India

Here are 10 devices like Amazon Echo, Nest Cam Indoor, Ecobee3 and others that you need for an ultimate smart home in 2017.<p>You could end up breaking …

How to Start a Smart Home

Smart ideas<p>In the last few years, the idea of a smart home has become less a lofty sci-fi idea and more an accessible reality. Speakers that control …

11 Jaw-Dropping Examples of Portrait Photography

When you think of what makes a portrait visually impactful, what comes to mind?For me, I’d have to say it’s how the shot is framed.I know that might …

Landscape Photography

7 Beginner Tips for Shooting Better Landscape Photos

When I was growing up, I spent several summers living with my father on the Isle of Skye in northern Scotland. As a teenager, I didn’t have an …

These Mobile Printers Mean Your Photos Can Live Somewhere Other Than Your Phone

It’s time to break the photos-on-our-phones cycle and starting printing again.<p>Growing up, when we broke the camera out and took pictures, the photos …

Why The Most Productive People Do These Six Things Every Day

The secrets behind four-minute meetings and scrapping your to-do list.<p>Of all our available resources, everyone has the same number of hours in a day. Some, however, happen to get more done. Are they faster or smarter? Do they have more help? Perhaps. But they’ve also learned tricks that can help …

The workout to get magazine-worthy six-pack abs

<b>Duration</b> 30<p><b>Exercises</b> 7<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>If anyone can show you how to get magazine-worthy abs, it's Chris Ryan. This top model and trainer has graced the …

Mission Accomplished: A Modern Mosaic Garden in SF, by Monica Viarengo

Italian landscape designer Monica Viarengo thinks constantly about g<i>enius loci</i>, the spirit of place. After a couple with three young girls asked for …

Landscaping

HomeKit

Launched at Apple's Worldwide Developers Conference in 2014, HomeKit is a platform for streamlining home automation, namely allowing users to turn …

Best photography apps for your new iPhone 7 and 7 Plus

Christmas has come and gone, but for many the holiday celebrations will continue onwards for the next week. Apple’s latest flagship iPhone may just be sitting wrapped and tucked away for many of you, and we decided it was a great time to introduce some enhanced photography apps.<p>Here are some of the …

Mobile Photography

The 29 Hottest Outdoor Decorating Trends of 2016

More than ever this year, the outdoors were an extension of our indoor living spaces. See the top 30 ways people made their exteriors cozy, stylish, and inviting in 2016 ahead.

These wireless earbuds transform the sounds around you and preview a future of in-ear computers — here's what they're like

"Just as Microsoft put a computer on every desk, and Apple put one in every pocket, we want to put a computer in every ear," he says.<p>The "we" there is Doppler Labs, the four-year-old, New York-based company that Kraft co-founded. It's been interested in your ears since its inception — first with a …

Consumer Tech

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14 ways to decorate your bedroom walls

Your bedroom is your temple, it not only for rest but is a place you retreat to after a long day, or share with someone you love. From time to time …

Negative Reps Help You Do Exercises You Thought Were Impossible

If you can’t do a push-up, the key may be forgetting for a moment about pushing yourself up. Instead, lower yourself down from a push-up position—and …

DJI announces a new Osmo with a zoom lens

The Osmo+ lets you get a little closer<p>DJI has just announced an update to the Osmo, the handheld version of the stabilizing gimbal and camera that the company uses on its drones. It’s called the Osmo+, and it comes with a new camera that allows for 3.5x optical zoom and up to 7x digital zoom. The …

5 Under-the-Radar European Towns to Visit Now

It’s a common conundrum lately: you love Europe, but you don’t love the idea of a crush of people in Paris, London, or other top tourist destinations …

European Travel

5 of the best travel mugs you can buy for your morning coffee

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>If you're a regular coffee drinker, you're probably already all too aware of the woes that can come with the habit, namely the steep …

Coffee

10 Natural Ways to Keep Insects Out of Your Home

Insects are beneficial to the environment in a multitude of ways—especially when they're outside where they belong. Ants, flies, moths and other …

8 simple ways to make your home an oasis

Our homes are restful, relaxing and rejuvenating domestic spaces. When decorating and designing your most intimate and private areas, you will most …

Living Rooms

6 Emerging Kitchen Storage Design Ideas with Form and Function

The kitchen is known as the heart of the family, a perfect place for hosting and bringing loved ones together over a good meal. It’s a space that …

17 Travel Skills Every Twentysomething Should Know

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How to pack for your trip

Whether you’re off on a European city break or an Antarctic expedition, a well-packed bag can make or break a trip. To take a little stress out of stuffing that suitcase, we’ve selected seven handy guides from our book, How to Pack for Any Trip, to help you pack right for your trip type.<p><b>Where are</b> …

A scientist spent 6 months alone in a dark cave to study the effects of extreme isolation

On Valentine's Day in 1972, geologist-turned-researcher Michel Siffre was about to find out.<p>He kissed his wife goodbye and descended a hundred feet to the aptly named Midnight Cave in Texas. He did not emerge for six months.<p>Those months of isolation and sensory deprivation had a profound effect on …

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6 New, Cool Travel Products You'll Want for Your Next Vacation

Even a backpack that comes with its own Wi-Fi.<p><i>This story originally appeared on fortune.com</i><p>With the newest crop of travel goods, technology is the …