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How our bodies react when we DON'T have sex revealed

The ways NOT having sex affects the body make grim reading for Brits going through a dry spell.<p>The good news is that statistics show that the average …

Immune System

6 new uses for your old iPad

Getting a new tablet? Before you sell the old one, consider putting to use in other ways.<p>If the arrival of Apple's latest iPad is tempting you to upgrade, you might be debating the fate of your old iPad.<p>Two options: keep or sell. The latter can net you some funds to help defray the cost of the new …

Amazon Fire TV

The 12 Biggest Travel Mistakes You Think You’re Too Smart to Make

Losing out on V.I.P. Hotel Perks and Free Nights<p>Too few travelers—even those who are mileage- and points-obsessed—are aware that hotel credit cards …

Top 10 Paid iPhone Apps on Sale for Free Right Now

We’ve got eight fresh paid iPhone and iPad apps for you to check out on Thursday, and they’re all on sale for free for a limited time. If that’s not enough for you, no problem — you’ll find a few more remaining freebies if you go back and check out yesterday’s post. As always, any or all of these …

18 Amazing Tricks Only Netflix Pros Know

Spend a good portion of your free time cuddled up in front of Netflix? Hey, us too! You'd think all those minutes in front of the screen would …

7 Reasons Why a 50mm Lens Is All You Need for Great Photography

These 7 tips from Shutterbug photographer Jordan Matter will show you why a 50mm "Nifty Fifty" lens is sometimes all you need to shoot some amazing …

Photography

Apple acquires powerful iOS automation app Workflow, makes it available for free

Apple today acquired popular iOS tool Workflow, which allows users to combine the functionalities of various apps together to automate normally complex processes. According to TechCrunch, Apple finalized the deal today but financial details are not yet available.<p>In a statement, Workflow developer …

26 Apple TV tips you'll thank us for

The Apple TV is a seriously easy device to use and adds tons of value to your entertainment system. Below are 26 tips and tricks which will make navigating and using your Apple TV even easier.<p>The latest generation of the Apple TV has a lot to offer that its predecessors don't. It's a casual gaming …

Smart TV

Move your old photos from Google Drive to Google Photos to save space

Your old photos on Drive don't get the unlimited storage treatment.<p>Over at Ghacks, Martin Brinkmann discovered by way of a tweet from Google Photos that the unlimited storage option of Google Photos is not applied retroactively to any photos and videos you may have previously uploaded to Google …

Google

VW prepares to conquer North America with SUVs, electric cars

Part of the company's plan involves manufacturing its new EVs in North America, which should happen around 2021.<p>Volkswagen is on a hunt for profit. And it's looking no further than North America -- the land of milk and honey, the land of opportunity, the land of thirsty SUV customers -- to make …

North America

Apple's marketing boss says the MacBook Pro ditched a crucial port for photographers because it's 'cumbersome'

The common sentiment is that Apple has slashed too many ports and high-level features for the sake of thinness and battery life. There's a small but vocal group of people who think the company has forgotten who the Pro is for.<p>The Pro's high price and RAM limitations have brought the most …

MacBook Pro

Make your iPhone read aloud to you

Turn iBooks into audiobooks.<p>You don't need to pay for an Audible subscription to have your iPhone read books to you. By enabling an accessibility setting, you can make your iPhone read the text of whatever it is you have open, from a book in iBooks to an article you have open in Safari or another …

Apps

Messages on iOS 10: How to use all the crazy new features

Apple revamped its messaging platform on iOS 10 with stickers, apps and other fun, if at times gimmicky, features. Here's what you need to know.<p>In iOS 10, Messages looks a lot more like Facebook Messenger. Apple added features including Stickers, "Tapbacks" and even apps that you install within …

Apps

Long Layover? Take a Free City Tour at One of These Airports

<i>TPG Contributor Lori Zaino highlights seven airports where you can take advantage of complimentary city tours, a special perk offered by airlines for</i> …

Holidays are so much better when you’re naked: The time I went to a nudist resort in Mexico

I never thought I’d find myself being chased around a pool by a naked man in his sixties with a can of squirty cream.<p>And yet, here I was.<p>Picture the …

Learn how to read your histogram and nail exposure in just 2 minutes

Histograms are handy things. They either confirm that you’ve nailed your exposure or let you instantly see if you need to adjust. But, they can be …

How to Focus for a DSLR Self-Portrait

If you belong to the burgeoning populace obsessed with the perfect selfie, and you happen to own a DSLR, this is one trick you definitely need to …

These are the 7 gadgets and tech accessories I wouldn't travel without

<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>Unsurprisingly, there's a lot of overlap, but these are the specific pieces of gear I found myself bringing and using while either in …

Tech Trends

10 Must-Have Books for 2-Year-Olds

Two-year-olds aren’t terrible. In fact, they’re pretty awesome — especially when they have a book pressed between their chubby little hands. Some of …

No Studio, No Problem: How to Create Stunning Head Shots in Any Location

<i>Take a Time Out with Tanya, art director & graphic designer turned commercial photographer who really just wants a break from her three kids. Sign up</i> …

Time I

Up Close With the French Foreign Legion

A Japanese Legionnaire is waiting for instructions during his training. Nimes, France. Aug. 11, 2015.<br>Edouard Elias<p>1 of 22<p>Edouard Elias first embedded …

France

This Woman's Genius Folding Hack Will Forever Change the Way You Pack a Bag

You'll fit two weeks' worth of outfits in one carry-on.<p>We're seldom able to travel with just a carry-on bag, which is annoying because that means we have to pay at least $50 to check bags both to and from our destinations, in addition to the price of the plane ticket. Part of that reason is because …

Get an iPad Air 2 with free lifetime data for $313.84

From the Cheapskate: There's a bit of hoop-jumping involved, but isn't that part of the fun? And, for just a little more, you can get a 64GB model. Plus: a killer deal on sports headphones and free YA audiobooks!<p><i>CNET's Cheapskate scours the Web for great deals on PCs, phones, gadgets and much more.</i> …

IPad Air

Photos from the Everyday Lives of Young Female Israeli Soldiers

On a recent trip back to her home country, Mayan Toledano, an Israeli-born and New York–based artist, photographed an intimate series of female Israeli soldiers. She was looking to redeem a small piece of her teenage girlhood during which she served as a soldier herself and was stripped of all …

T-shirts

Transcend releases JetDrive Go 300 to Instantly Free Up iPhone/iPad/iPod Storage Space

Transcend Information, Inc. announce the release of the JetDrive Go 300 Flash Drive specifically designed for Apple iPhone, iPad and iPod. With …

What to Watch: Pacific Crest Trail, Ireland and a Short About Love and Travel

Ready for a diversion? Here's what we're watching:<p><b>All the Beauty of the Pacific Coast Trail (Without Having to Hike It)</b><p>Apparently there's a YouTube …

Trails

This mountain was once considered impossible to climb — see a photographer's dizzying images of one climber's ascent

There are two main faces of El Capitan: the Southwest and the Southeast. The Nose lies between the two and is the most popular climb of El Cap. The 3,000-foot mountain was once considered impossible to climb due to the technicalities involved.<p>The very first successful rock-climbing ascent of The …

Climbing

How to unlock all the ‘secret’ categories on Netflix

From our friends at<p><b>BY TRIBUNE MEDIA WIRE</b><p>Netflix prides itself on algorithmic magic that attempts to predict what you want to watch next. Most of the …

Marine Corps to award job titles such as ‘Rifleman’ to women who have completed infantry training

The Marine Corps is set to allow women who have done the training to assume combat jobs and titles that had previously been closed to them.<p>Opening the specialties will pave the way for the women who have completed the training–such as the Marines’ enlisted School of Infantry–to request transfer …

Military

What's in a Viewfinder?

<i>This is a syndicated blog post from Rio Akasaka. It is being republished with permission.</i><p>The view within a viewfinder has always been an opportunity …