April Dowgiert

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The life-saving browser shortcut everyone should know

If I had a dollar for every time I'd accidentally closed a browser tab -- or worse, an entire windowful of 'em -- I'd be rich.<p>But there's a simple keyboard shortcut that can instantly correct this error: <b>Ctrl-Shift-T</b>.<p>Or <b>Apple-Shift-T</b>, if you're using a Mac.<p>Honestly, I'm a little embarrassed to admit …

Software

13 Outdoor Tech Gadgets To Create Your Backyard Oasis

Summer isn’t over yet – and for some of us it’s in full swing and we continue to enjoy barbecues and pool parties. If you’re fortunate enough to have …

Camping

Kids can learn to code Xbox and PC games at Microsoft stores

There are a ton of initiatives to help kids (and adults) learn to code these days. Google has lessons for teens to code animates scenes starring Wonder Woman, Apple has the kid-friendly Swift Playgrounds and a partnership with Tynker, and even Facebook has a program that suggests learning gadgets …

Windows 10

​AGL makes smart home play with $10m investment

US-based August Home raised a total of $25 million in its Series C round from AGL, Comcast Ventures, Qualcomm Ventures, and others.<p>Australian energy …

Venture Capital

This Is What Happens to Your Body When You Combat Inflammation

If there's one health topic that's captured our attention this year, it's inflammation. It's nearly impossible to scan health headlines without …

Wellness

A Coffee Cleanse for Weight Loss Is Not Just an Urban Legend

At first glance, "coffee" and "weight loss" don't seem like words that belong together in the same sentence. But whether you love it hot or iced, …

Nutrition

Seven benefits of kefir

Kefir is consumed around the world and has been for centuries. It is a fermented milk drink developed in the northern Caucasus Mountains, according …

Holistic Medicine

The Next Recession: We Are Witnessing The Largest Twin Bubbles In History

In the coming years, we will have to deal with the largest twin bubbles in history. It’s global debt (especially government debt) and the even larger bubble of government promises.<p>Together, these twin bubbles make up what investor John Mauldin calls “The Great Reset.” Nobody can tell how this …

Economics

7 Ways to Jump-Start Your Metabolism

When your metabolism is running like a well-oiled machine, your body is working for you. Not only can it make maintaining (or losing) weight a little …

These Six Delicious Party Appetizers Are Perfect For Your Next Get-Together

You'll def be the life of the party.

100 Things to Do in America Before You Die

Categories: Best OfTravelingBody: <i>100 Things To Do In America Before You Die</i> is a collection of uniquely American experiences. In it, you'll find...</b> …

NASA Just Discovered a Manmade Space Bubble Around Earth

NASA just learned that Very Low Frequency Radio Waves from Earthbound technologies reach into space, creating a protective “bubble” that shields the …

Nephew Of Colonel Sanders Revealed The Secret Ingredients Of KFC's Fried Chicken

<i>By: Evan Jankens</i> <br>@kingofthekc<p>Whether it’s original or extra crispy, KFC is phenomenal. There are things in this world we may never know like how many …

Avoiding Inflammation Is as Simple as Eating These Foods Every Day

Inflammation is a hot topic right now. While we're all aware of how it can negatively impact our health, the how and why are still not widely …

Wellness

NASA Officially Unveil Mars Mission Plans

It’s no big secret that NASA’s planning a mission to Mars sometime in the near future. But, up until now, there has been very little said about if …

No Lie: This Snack Can Reverse Aging (and It Takes 5 Minutes to Make)

Gone are the days of low-fat diets and fat-free everything; a growing body of research supports healthy fats as a staple in any balanced diet. Foods …

Nutrition

Basic income scheme comes to Canada′s poor | Americas| North and South American news impacting on Europe | DW | 29.04.2017

The Canadian province of Ontario plans to give up to 4,000 low-income households a guaranteed basic income for three years. Finland recently began …

Hillary Clinton Recycled Her Shiny Coat for Her First Big Post-Election Interview

For her first major post-election interview, Hillary Clinton stuck with her favorite styles.<p>The former Democratic presidential nominee participated …

Tencent increases its focus on artificial intelligence

When it comes to artificial intelligence (AI) and Chinese tech companies, thoughts often begin and end with Baidu. But Tencent, Asia’s second highest-valued tech company behind Alibaba, has reminded the world that it too is investing in the field.<p>Search giant Baidu was one of the first to make a …

Ditch straws and iced water at meal-times to lose weight, says Oxford prof

Eating healthily could be as simple as ditching straws and iced water, or changing the colour of your crockery, according to a psychologist at Oxford University.<p>Professor Charles Spence believes it is possible to feel satisfied while consuming fewer calories with a few brain hacks which trick the …

Oxford University

The Hottest Orgy Scenes In TV and Movie History (And How To Stream Them)

It’s no secret that streaming is the ultimate sexytime destination, and we’ve made sure to clue you in on exactly where to find the steamiest, …

Streaming

Underwater Photographer of the Year: Award-finning images from our oceans

The winners of the prestigious 2017 UK Underwater Photographer of the Year Competition have recently been announced and the winning photographs will …

Photography

The One Thing You Should Eat Every Night For Weight Loss, According To A Nutritionist

There are all sorts of tips and tricks for weight loss but you’ll definitely want to know this one. Late night snacking is usually frowned upon …

Nutrition

Trump aides were in constant contact with top Russian officials during campaign

This is so much bigger than Watergate. America has not seen a political crisis of this magnitude for generations. The other shoe drops on #Flynngate …

Loophole Lets Criminals Buy Untraceable 'Ghost Guns' Online

A legal loophole means that anyone, including criminals, can order a so-called “ghost gun” off the web without a background check – a gun with no serial number that can’t be traced.<p>The guns are built from kits and arrive in pieces, so under existing law, when they’re shipped, they aren’t guns. When …

10 Things I Learned From Prepping All My Meals on a Sunday

Save both money and time<p>I’m someone who really enjoys eating out. I love trying new restaurants. And I’ve realized that’s where all my money goes. …

How to unlock Netflix to watch every movie and TV show using these secret codes

With this simple trick, Netflix users can unlock a whole new world of content.<p>Netflix users are already in treat with a wide range of movies and TV …

Eating Any of These Will Slow Down Memory Loss by 19 Years, According to Science | Inc.com

The harsh reality is that we're not getting any younger, and with aging come consequences, like losing your mental acuity. Ever forget names?<p>OK, I'll speak for me. But it does happen more frequently now that I'm north of 40. You meet someone over lunch, perhaps a prospective new client or a …

Nutrition