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How to Memorize an Entire Deck of Cards, Guaranteed (and Supercharge Your Memory)

Nelson Dellis, world record holder and 4-time winner of the USA Memory Championship, shows how you (and even I) can memorize a deck of cards and, in the process, remember anything you really want to remember.<p>Do you want to improve your short-term memory? Do you want to remember names, faces, …

Tiger Woods

If you want an IT career, this is where you start

<b>The future is obviously in tech</b>, but getting proficient and certified in the profession can be a hassle.<p>The conventional route encourages aspiring IT professionals to go through <b>years of college and grad school.</b> Not only does this take a significant time investment, but it’s also <b>expensive as …

Windows Server

How to Solve a Rubik's Cube in Five Steps

Watching someone solve a Rubik’s Cube with a few twists and turns never stops being impressive. But it doesn’t take a genius to conquer the classic …

Rhode Island

17 Note-Taking Tips That'll Make Everyone In Class Want To Copy You

Yes, this means you have to go to class.<p><i>Some responses have been lightly edited for length or clarity.</i>

Google Drive

How to eat and train like a Wimbledon tennis champion

Tennis. Arguably one of the most exciting sports to watch and one of the most fun to play, regardless of whether you’re more Murray or Mr Bean.<p>But …


5 common problems with your dishwasher and how to fix them

Some of us rely heavily on dishwashers to do our dirty work, but when the machine breaks or malfunctions, our home can quickly turn into a scene from</i> …

Home Improvement

Life hack: how to best arrange your iPhone apps, one icon at a time

After years of fiddling, I finally cracked it. This is how you should organise your home screen – and it’s advice that could be handy for Android users too<p>In the 10 years since the iPhone launched, I’ve never really settled on a way to arrange my home screen that I actually like. Folders seem …


10 best comic book apps for Android

Comic books have been around for a long time. It’s responsible for some of the most magical and amazing stories told in the last century. Everybody knows who Superman and Spider-Man are. The movies have done great in the box office as well. As a result, people are reading more comic books. The good …


How, When, & Why to reset the PRAM & SMC on your Mac

Is your Mac acting just…<i>odd</i>? Stuff like drives not appearing, screens not adjusting correctly, Bluetooth problems, AirPort non connecting? Maybe your fan is running non-stop or your battery has said that it is 50% charged…for two days…and your MacBook is <i>plugged in</i>. Yeah, these aren’t problems that …

Operating Systems

The 25 Best Sci-Fi Movies of the 21st Century, From ‘Children of Men’ to ‘Her’

With themes that range from love to fear to humanity itself, the best sci-fi movies of the 21st century all share distinctly original visions.<p>Sci-fi …

Science Fiction

7 Apps to Download to Learn a New Hobby

Starting a new hobby often requires time and money—but if you don’t have much of either, you can skip the expensive in-person classes or tutorials, …


Take Better Shots at Night with an iPhone With These Tips

Many people love nothing more than snapping away on their iPhone to get pictures. But one thing that tends to be a problem for a lot of them is …

Top 10 Trailer Brake Controller Reviews - [The Best of 2018]

Top 10 Trailer Brake Controller Reviews — Making Sure You Choose the Best of 2018<p>October 4, 2017<p><b>5408</b> Views <b>0</b><p>Trailer brakes are extra protection policy …

7 DIY Facial Recipes You Can Mix Up At Home For The Best Skin Of Your Life

March 6, 2018 by Julia Welling<p>It's as easy as one, two, three.<p>March 6, 2018 by Justine Schwartz<p>It's actually pretty easy.<p>March 6, 2018 by Emily …

Extreme Sports

DIY splash-proof LED camping lantern

I though about this project just as I was getting ready for a camping trip. I reached out for the petromax and realised the net was rotten after a …


How to add more storage to an iPhone or iPad

Can't fit all your music, movies, documents and other stuff? Before you spend money on a higher-capacity iOS device, read this.<p>Apple's iDevices famously -- make that infamously -- rely on fixed storage. If you need more space, well, too bad.<p>Or maybe not. There are a few tricks you can try, starting …

iPad Mini

Build This Sexy Modern Bench Using Nothing But 2 x 4s

This lovely bench seat only looks expensive.<p>"Less is more" definitely applies to modern furniture. But despite its simple lines, modern style furniture can be expensive. This well-designed bench, on the other hand, looks great and only takes a few hours to build while costing less than $50 in …


22 Science Jokes Only Smart People Will Understand

Old statisticians never die. They just get broken down by age and sex.

What to Do When You Pull a Muscle From Working Out

Pulling a muscle sucks, and figuring out if it’s an actual strain that needs attention sucks even more. We’ve all experienced strains, cramps, …

Make Your Own Homemade Preserved Lemons

It is quick, easy and economical to make your own preserved lemons, and they will be far better than what you can find in exotic groceries.

Sustainable Living

13 Spots You Never Thought to Paint (But Definitely Should)

Here's proof that a little bit of color can make a huge difference.<p>Here's proof that a little bit of color can make a huge difference.

Living Rooms

11 Vacation Scams That Dupe Tourists

Vacation is a time to unwind, have a few beers or tropical cocktails, and let your guard down a bit. Which is exactly why con artists have come up …

How To Take An Old Sweater And Turn It Into A Cute Beanie Hat

Barbara is a passionate writer and animal lover who has been professionally blogging for over 10 years and counting.<p>If you’re anything like me, then …

Quickly create a VPN with the Hotspot Shield browser extension

Access blocked content and protect yourself at public hotspots with the Hotspot Shield extension for Chrome or Firefox. It's free, easy and effective.<p>Can't watch Netflix from where you are located? Can't check in with your fantasy football team from behind your office's firewall? Can't use a public …

Information Systems

11 ways to speed up your Mac

New MacBooks are very tempting, but upgrading a machine that can easily be salvaged makes no sense.<p>Here are some simple, free ways to speed up your Mac.

Mac App Store

Novak Djokovic has a great perspective on overcoming adversity during matches

He most recently beat Roger Federer in the U.S. Open final in a beautiful display of power and grace on the court.<p>Despite Djokovic's age and athletic advantage over Federer, he faced one steep disadvantage at Arthur Ashe Stadium on Sunday: the crowd.<p>Federer, a legend and constant crowd favorite, …

Novak Djokovic

15 Delicious Regional Sandwiches

The 50 states have so many hyper-varieties of the lunchtime favorite that we might as well be called the United Sandwiches of America. Here is just a …