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12 Ways to Make Chicken a Fast and Fancy Dinner

There are basic chicken recipes we all keep in our meal plan rotation — and then there are the chicken recipes that make you feel like a dinner …

Cooking

Drinking Your Coffee This Way Could Change Your Health

What's your first thought when you wake up in the morning? Whether you immediately crave a gallon (or 10) of coffee or you'd prefer to sip on a glass …

10 Habits That Will Dramatically Improve Your Life

#1: Stay away from people who erode your quality of life.<p>In Hans Christian Andersen’s fable <i>The Red Shoes</i>, a young girl longs for a pair of pretty red shoes. She ultimately tricks the blind woman who cares for her into buying her a pair. Her love for the red shoes causes her to give them priority …

Windows 10 Creators Update will reportedly arrive in April

When Microsoft announced its upcoming Creators Update for Windows 10 last October, the company didn’t say when in 2017 users would be able to get their hands on it, along with new features for 3D content creation, game broadcasting and connecting with your contacts.<p>Now, MSPoweruser reports that …

Oculus Rift

Lenovo launches $1,500 ThinkPad X1 Yoga, $1,350 Carbon, $950 Tablet

At the CES consumer technology conference in Las Vegas today, Lenovo is unveiling new devices in its ThinkPad X1 line — an ultrabook, a convertible laptop, and a tablet, all of which run Windows 10.<p>Lenovo says the new 5th-generation ThinkPad X1 Carbon is the thinnest and lightest one yet, weighing …

Mobile Technology

Lenovo Miix 720 Windows tablet is a serious Surface Pro challenger - CNET

Lenovo's Miix 720 fills the tablet-shaped hole Microsoft left when it didn't update the Surface Pro 4 last October alongside the Surface Book and Surface Studio.<p>Like the Surface Pro, Lenovo's newest 12-inch Windows 10 tablet has a detachable keyboard cover with a touchpad and a fold-out kickstand …

Adele puts off touring for a decade to concentrate on bringing up son

Tickets for her 107-date arena tour sold out in seconds, and she wowed the nation with a heartfelt headline set at Glastonbury, but if you've not seen Adele live this year, you may be waiting 10 years to see her again.<p>The 28-year-old will reportedly take a lengthy break from touring following the …

Google's new search mode surfaces results from Android apps

For some time now, Google’s search engine has been able to peer into mobile apps to find content within them. The company has now taken that feature a step further with its new search mode on Android.<p>Fire up Google’s app or launch Google Now and enter a query, and you’ll find a new ‘In Apps’ tab …

Apps

Android 7.0 Nougat: Everything you need to know about Google's latest mobile software

After being revealed as 'Android N' in March, and officially receiving the title of Nougat in June, Google's Android 7.0 is officially beginning to …

Android News

40 American Towns You Haven't Heard of But Should Visit ASAP

Hit the roads less traveled.<p>When it comes to your vacation, most people seek out places they've seen on TV or have heard about from friends and family. Fair enough. Now, let us introduce you to 40 unsung hot spots. These unheard-of towns across the U.S. might not have made it onto your bucket list</i> …

Block your cellphone number from caller ID with this one trick

People know it is you calling when your caller ID pops up on their phone, but it doesn’t have to be like that. There are two ways to keep your identity secret while making a call: one is permanent; the other is temporary on a call-by-call basis.<p>Blocking your number temporarily only works while …

Identity Theft
Encryption

How to Bike in a Group

You'll become a better cyclist when you start riding with a group. Here's how to make your first experience great.

Google announces OnHub, a $200 router focused on simplicity

Routers have never been particularly exciting pieces of technology, but now Google is trying to change that. It announced today that it's created a router called OnHub. OnHub is supposed to be easy to set up and manage, have high performance, and be able to tie together smart home accessories. The …

Smart Homes

12 Scientifically Proven Habits That Will Change Your Life

There's a science to building new habits. Read on to get yourself unstuck and get the change you want kick-started.<p>Research says the best way to bring change into your life is by creating new routines and sticking to them until they become habits.<p>The way to make sure we cultivate the new behavior …

Self-improvement

Windows 10 preview build comes with Microsoft Edge and WiFi

Microsoft's giving you the chance to try out its Edge browser before Windows 10 drops on July 29th, along with other new features that will come with the platform. You'll have to download Windows 10's latest preview build for PCs to take it for a spin, but make sure to back up your favorites first, …

6 Retirement Planning Myths

Retirement is often thought of as a far off and hard to achieve nirvana, here are a few endearing myths that may throw off your financial planning.<p><b>"I'll spend less when I retire"</b>- All the ads showing the perfect retirement show people traveling, golfing, laying on the beach or spending time (aka …

16 Essential Bike Tools

You don't need a lot of bike tools—you just need the right tools. If you have these 16 bicycle tools in your home shop, you'll be able to fix anything.<p>Arm yourself with these essential bike tools, and you can get most every bike maintenance job done at home—for less cash, and more street cred. (Use …

Six Steps to Achieve Your Cycling Goals

Whether you want to keep up with a faster group, finish your first century, or stand at the top of a podium, it all starts with a goal and a plan<p>When you’re new to cycling, the secret to improvement is simple: Ride your bike…a lot. Then rest, and do it again and again. If you have friends who ride, …

Open Letter to the Man offended by Locally Laid – Locally Laid Egg Company

Dear Mr. (name withheld),<p>Thank you for reaching out to let us know your opinion of the Locally Laid Egg Company. Not enough of us stand up for what …

Secret Safari shortcuts: Speed up your browsing now!

Once you know how to long-tap (touch and hold) and swipe your way around, you'll be using Safari for iPhone faster than ever!<p>Safari for iPhone spun …

Six productivity apps you’ll never want to be without

Optimize your inbox<p>Boomerang<p>I love using Boomerang even more than I love <i>saying</i> “Boomerang.” This plugin has changed my entire e-mail behavior. It’s a genius tool that adds a “send later” button to your messages, allowing you to schedule your e-mails to go out at a chosen time in the future. It also …

What It Takes to Go From Dead Broke to 6 Figures in 6 Months

As entrepreneurs we know life is often a roller coaster with lots of uncertainty and chaos. When you’re in the struggle, it’s tough to see a clear path to success, but it’s crucial to let your vision guide you, not your current circumstances. You must embrace those challenges, because that’s where …

Motivation

Seven ways to prepare financially for retirement

Researchers apparently don't agree whether Americans are financially prepared for retirement. And that debate could greatly affect whether you're saving enough or too little or too much for your golden years.<p>Consider two well-known studies: the National Retirement Risk Index (NRRI), published by …

Tech maintenance tasks everyone forgets about, but really shouldn't

Update your Wi-Fi router<p>If you're experiencing slow Wi-Fi speeds, spotty connections, or trouble with technologies like AirPlay, updating the …

Operating Systems

30 Ways to Waste Your Money

Almost all of us have holes in our budgets. And as with other kinds of leaks, you may have hardly noticed some of them. But those small drips can …

Finance

How to Stay Totally Focused on What Matters Most

Your calendar should reflect your business priorities. Here's how I made that happen--and you can too.<p>As a social media entrepreneur and author, I get contacted by dozens of people each week who want my help or want to work with me. I put myself out there, and since responsiveness is so important …

Entrepreneurship