Christina Mayes

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The Quick-and-Dirty Workout for a Lifted Chest

Sitting at a computer for hours on end or constantly looking down at a phone is a surefire way to muck up your posture, and we’re all doing at least …

How to get the most space in your cloud storage—without paying to upgrade

Free up some spare room.<p>Cloud storage services have given us an easy, hardware-free way to back up and transfer files. Some of them even give you a little space for free. However, the key word is "little." Once you start uploading files and folders, that free storage fills up fast.<p>Before you go …

Mapped: Every dinosaur fossil ever found in Britain

A bit of trivia: the United States sits atop the table for most dinosaur fossils ever found, with Canada in second. But where does the United Kingdom rank?<p>7th<br>• 18th<br>• 73rd<p>It may surprise you to learn that more dinosaurs fossils have been found across our green and pleasant land than in 190-odd other …

Dinosaurs

A Mysterious Anomaly Under Africa Is Radically Weakening Earth's Magnetic Field

This could be precursor to Earth's poles swapping places.<p>Above our heads, something is not right. Earth's magnetic field is in a state of dramatic …

Universe

Fashion Girls! These 13 Statement Shoes Will Make You Cry Tears of Joy

If you want to turn heads with your look, the easiest way to start is with your feet. Shoes have become the focal point of many iconic ensembles, so they're always a good place to begin when you're building an outfit. There is such an abundance of bold, fun options that it's hard to choose. Whether …

Clothing

How much tax to withhold? New calculator to help figure it

WASHINGTON — Millions of Americans are now getting bigger paychecks as a result of the new tax law. So the government is issuing an online calculator for figuring whether enough money is being set aside.<p>The calculator unveiled Wednesday by the Treasury Department and the Internal Revenue Service …

Retirement

One-Skillet Creamy Chicken Tortellini Is Here to Save Dinner

Stuck in a cooking rut? Forgot to meal plan? Thinking of ordering takeout? Not so fast — this one-skillet chicken with tortellini is here to save …

21 Low-Cost Ways to Make Money from Home

Startup costs can be a real barrier to getting up and running, so here are some work ideas that cost little to no money to consider.<p>Startup costs for training, schooling or equipment can be a real barrier for many people who want to make money from home and are limited to what they already have in …

Employment

How to Use the Hidden Camera Level Tool in iOS 11

Apple's native Camera app in iOS 11 has plenty of tools for helping you get the right shot, but some are more hidden than others. The camera level is the perfect example of a really handy tool that many users don't even know exists, mainly because it's part of a feature that's turned off by default.<p>…

Mobile Photography

You could be immortal by 2050

Those are the words of esteemed futurologist Dr Ian Pearson, who believes humans are very close to achieving “immortality” — the ability to never …

Singularity

How To: Make Anonymous Calls from Your iPhone

When you don't want somebody you're calling to know the real phone number associated with your iPhone, whether it's for privacy reasons, to avoid …

Identity Theft

25 words you should use on your resume if you want to get more interviews

When it comes to making hiring decisions, including "team player language" on your resume makes it less likely you'll get an offer.<p>So, how do you write a great resume that uses language that will get you hired?<p>A lot of well-meaning people will suggest you should use "action verbs." But that's fast …

Living With an Agricultural Enemy

Fungicides have only limited effect against stem rusts, scientists say, and the threat extends well beyond Africa.<p><i>The video below is the final part</i> …

The Magnetic Field Is Shifting. The Poles May Flip. This Could Get Bad.

The shield that protects the Earth from solar radiation is under attack from within. We can’t prevent it, but we ought to prepare.<p>One day in 1905, …

Magnetism

Wedding Flowers: 35 Beautiful Bridesmaid Bouquets

These lush blooms make bridesmaids bouquets the perfect fresh accessory for your bridal party to carry down the aisle.

A Look at the Vera Wang Pour Ladurée Desserts

Vera Wang

6 Home Maintenance Tasks You May Not Even Realize You Have to Do

Home maintenance and ownership go hand in hand, so you're no doubt aware that there's plenty you <i>should</i> be doing (hello, gutter cleaning!). Sorry to …

Home Improvement

How to Watch the First Blue Moon Eclipse in 150 Years

January 31 will bring a celestial event known as a blue moon, an occurrence that happens every two to three years. While interesting on its own, the …

What Your Resume Should Look Like in 2018

Plus a free downloadable template.<p>Let’s be honest: Writing a resume is a drag.<p>After all, this isn’t exactly a task for the gainfully employed. If …

I tried the Instant Pot that everyone's obsessed with — and it totally changed the way I cook

• <b>- An Instant Pot is a pressurized cooker that prepares food very quickly.</b>• <b><br>- People have become obsessed with it.</b>• <b><br>- I tried it and also loved it.</b>• <b><br>- It's</b> …

9 credit card rules to live by

These credit card dos and don’ts will help you use your cards wisely while avoiding common mistakes.<p>Credit cards can help you manage your money, …

7 Amazing Paid iPhone Apps On Sale For Free You Must Install : IOS APPS

1. Ultimate Ears<p>Meet the new Ultimate Ears app designed exclusively for Ultimate Ears BLAST and Ultimate Ears MEGABLAST, portable Wi-Fi/Bluetooth …

20 Extraordinary Family Vacations Kids Will Actually, Truly Enjoy

Round Hill does not roar with opulence. Instead, luxury is whispered in the classic Colonial architecture, the understated elegance of the Ralph …

Speedboat

4 reasons you need a VPN app on your phone

We’re not trying to alarm you here, but PSI: your privacy is under attack. Keep peeping eyes from your browsing history with this handy VPN app.<p>The …

One simple photo shows why Apple’s iPhone X is so exciting

With just over two weeks to go until Apple’s iPhone X release date finally arrives, anticipation is beginning to boil over. Yes, it’s true that the …

iOS tip: The handy shortcut menu hidden on your iPhone or iPad

Here's a simple trick that will make it much easier for you to find and use the buried features that you regularly use on your iPhone or iPad.<p>I use …

Handy

9 Easy Beauty Routine Swaps You MUST Make Once You're Pregnant

Being pregnant comes with lots of annoying lifestyle changes, but there was one I was actually excited about: cleaning up my beauty routine. Getting that positive pregnancy test motivated me to double-check the ingredients in my everyday personal care products and swap out any that posed a risk to …

Check out the United Arab Emirates' plans for building a Martian city—right here on Earth

To prep for the one that will actually be on Mars, naturally.<p>The government of the United Arab Emirates recently declared intentions to build a city on Mars in the next century or so. Their first step? A prototype city on Earth. This week officials launched the Mars Science City project, which will …

Mass extinctions 'offer cautionary tale'

<b>Mass extinctions have the potential to guide modern conservation efforts, say scientists.</b><p>A study confirms the idea that upheavals of the geological past caused a drastic loss of biodiversity.<p>''Disaster faunas'' dominated by a small number of widespread, newly-evolving species prevailed for millions …

This Robotic Parking Garage Swallows Cars Into the Earth

Giken's mantra is "Culture Aboveground, Function Underground."<p>There’s no denying it: parking garages are <i>very</i> ugly, and take up a lot of space in the …

Autonomous Cars