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How to deep clean your dryer duct in 5 steps

Your dryer duct is a fire hazard; here's how to clean it.<p>Dirty dryer ducts aren't just disgusting, they're a serious fire hazard. In fact, one major cause of house fires is dusty, lint-filled dryer ductwork. Even if a grimy dryer duct doesn't immediately do damage to your home, it'll waste your …

Home Improvement

Adults’ obsession with weird, squishy stuffed animals reveals a heartbreaking need in our psyche

Like many writers, I succumb to a variety of distractions while I work. Email, snacks, household chores, and Instagram are all danger zones. Now I think I’ve discovered a new trick—one that’s helped me stay focused, head down, while writing this very article. So what’s my new productivity hack? …

Productivity

The best lifehacks to help you read more, eat more vegetables, and keep your sneakers like new

I was standing in the shower recently when I realized that baked oatmeal has changed my life. Historically, my weekday morning breakfast routine has vacillated between eating and spending too much ($5 egg-and-cheese bagels) and eating too little (leftover bits of cornflake dust). Then, this year, I …

Productivity

InnoFlask Portable Bluetooth Speaker Is Just What I Was Wanting

When I received the <b>InnoFLASK portable speaker</b> <b>($129.95)</b>, the first music I played was my long-time favorite: Rimsky-Korsakov's <i>Russian Easter</i> Overture. It has a wide dynamic range, and seemed like a perfect test for this speaker. I was impressed.<p>I've listened to this composition many times over the …

Audiophile

8 awesome paid iPhone apps that are free downloads right now

Yesterday’s post was packed with more paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free than we’ve featured in a single post all week, and a few of them are …

Apps

Last Chance to Enter Our May 4 Biweekly Giveaway!

Don't forget to enter this weekend's Giveaway Contest!<p><i>Here's how it works</i>: Every other weekend we raffle off tons of great apps and accessories for FREE then announce the winners through iphonelife.com, Facebook, Twitter, and Google+. To enter, go to iPhoneLife.com/giveaways. If you win an app, we …

Screen Protector

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Eat These 5 Foods to Lose 5 Pounds

<b>2. Endive</b><br>Addictively crunchy, the leaves of this pale veg—which have next-to-no calories—were made for dipping.<p><b>3. Red Grapes</b><br>They're sweet and they contain a compound that can block fat cells from forming.<p><b>4. Snow Peas</b><br>These stir-fry faves may help turbocharge fat-burning by up to 30 percent. Woot!<p><b>5.</b> …

Thousands of recycled plastic bottles decorate this spectacular LED tree in Nottingham

Spring arrived early this year for one leafless tree in Nottingham—eco-artist Sarah Turner brought a bare tree “back to life” with over a thousand …

Nottingham