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20 Effective Tips to Lose Belly Fat (Backed by Science)

Belly fat is more than just a nuisance that makes your clothes feel tight.Fat inside the belly area is also termed visceral fat, and it is seriously …

RANKED: The 10 best movies we've seen so far this year

I'm always a sucker for a good documentary, and there were a few that really stood out. And on the big-budget Hollywood side, there were some titles that showed an originality and outside-the-box style that I respected. And they were just entertaining.<p>Here's my top 10 so far this year:

From calendar to email, here’s what to replace the iOS defaults with to work better, harder and hopefully less<p>Face it: the best thing about iOS is the App Store. The iPhone has come a long way since version one, but the ability to add to the fifteen built-in apps has been the biggest …

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9 Household Chores You Should Stop Doing Right Now

Scour the kitchen, scrub the bathroom, vacuum the living room, and then get ready to do it all again. Sound familiar? While some things may need a daily scrubbing (we're looking at you, kitchen counters), there are other chores you can do less often or stop doing altogether, whether you're renting …

Disappearing text on receipts leaves consumers unable to return gadgets

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>You buy a laptop and, too soon, there's something wrong with it. So you grab your receipt and take your gadget back to the store.<p>Some customers in the UK, however, are finding this more difficult than they …

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What Is The ‘Be Like Bill’ Meme And Why Is It Taking Over Facebook?

Something about 2016 felt… off. No memes had taken off on Facebook, a breeding ground for inexplicably trendy viral images. Then Bill came along.<p>He wants you to be more like him.<p>“Be Like Bill” originated late last year, but exploded in popularity in early January, with a dedicated Facebook page …

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This is one of the best uses for the Apple Watch I've ever seen

Thousands of developers have built apps for the Apple Watch, but most aren't very good. They run slowly and aren't as useful as their smartphone counterparts.<p>It's as if developers decided to cram the smartphone versions of their apps onto the tiny watch screen. (After all, do you really need to …

State-by-State: America's Favorite Music, Candy, Sports, Desserts and More

Regional preferences are pivotal to your sense of place. Just try telling a midwesterner that most of the country calls it soda and not "pop." We …

It hasn't been this bad for the car-insurance industry in 15 years, and it's all the strong economy's fault

One could assume that as the auto industry boomed in 2015, breaking decades-old sales records, it would portend a positive trend for the auto-insurance industry.<p>Nope.<p>"Our proprietary 'Pure Premium Spread', which measures underlying profitability for the personal auto insurance industry, weakened to …

9 of the Craziest Secrets From Behind the Scenes at Chain Restaurants

You probably shouldn't be eating while you read this.<p>The good people of Reddit are sharing their deepest, darkest secrets from working at some of our favorite chain restaurants, and spoiler alert: It's not all great. If you've ever eaten at Applebee's, Chipotle, or Panera, get ready for some former …

TSA To Stop Accepting Driver's Licenses From 9 U.S. States

<i>by Katherine LaGrave, Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>Alamy<p><b>States refusing to comply with the Real ID Act may finally pay the price--but travelers are in the clear for two more years.</b><p>In September, we heard the Department of Homeland Security would begin to enforce the Real ID Act for air travel in 2016, which …

Thanks to Uber, San Francisco's largest yellow cab company is filing for bankruptcy

Another casualty in the great taxi wars<p>According to the <i>San Francisco Examiner</i>, the city's largest yellow cab company will soon file Chapter 11, with multiple sources telling the paper that rising competition from app-based ride-hailing services like Uber and Lyft was among the reasons for the …