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Last Chance to Win a Gold iPhone 6 and iPad Air 2

What’s better than scoring top-of-the-line tech gear? Scoring <i>gold</i> top-of-the-line tech gear for free!<p>We’re giving one lucky winner a brand new iPhone 6 and an iPad Air 2, finished in stunning matte gold. These gorgeous new devices can be yours — all you need to do is enter our super-simple giveaway!<p>…

I get it – you’re an atheist. You should still capitalize “God”

Using a lowercase “God” is like Fox News hacks saying “Democrat Party.” It shows dumb disrespect to others, grammar<p>Richard (R.J.) Eskow<p>January 1, 2015 5:01pm (UTC)<p>In a world wracked by war, climate change and economic inequality, this may seem a trivial point. In fact, it almost certainly is. And …

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You've Been Cooking Steak Wrong Your Entire Life

The chefs at America's Test Kitchen have spoken…and they say conventional wisdom is bogus.<p>If you've been thawing steak before you cook it (like just about everybody else in the world), then join the large party of those who've been sacrificing flavor without even knowing it.<p>According to the pros at</i> …

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What's Coming From Apple in 2015: Apple Watch, iPad Pro, iPhone 6s, 12-Inch MacBook and More

Thanks to the iPhone 6, the iPad Air 2, the iPad mini 3, OS X Yosemite, and iOS 8, 2014 was a major year for Apple. The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus brought new screen sizes and a radical redesign, while iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite introduced deep integration between Apple's mobile and desktop operating systems.<p>…

Apple Hit With Class Action Lawsuit Over Large iOS 8 Storage Space

A new class action lawsuit was filed against Apple on Tuesday in a U.S. federal court, alleging the company's newest version of iOS doesn't properly inform its users just how much storage space it will occupy once downloaded.<p>As reported by <i>Siliconbeat</i>, the lawsuit is claiming that iOS 8 can take up …

Lying on Facebook profiles can implant false memories, experts warn

A fifth of young people admit their online profile bears little resemblance to reality<p>Embellishing the truth to impress friends on sites like Facebook may implant false memories, psychologists have warned.<p>A fifth of young people admit their online profile bears little resemblance to reality, and …

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Bad guys listening in? Take steps to avoid public Wi-Fi snooping

Reader H. Thomas Staton would like his laptop to be as secure as possible while he’s on the road. He writes:<p><i>What is the best way to secure my MacBook</i> …

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In-depth Apple advice for all your devices<p>Our team of writers has been using Apple products for years, and knows them inside and out, as well as the …

How To Install Windows On Your Mac When All Else Fails

I have a 2011 iMac and I’ve installed Windows on it successfully before. The process was extremely straightforward. I popped in my Windows disk and …

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Review: Apple's 27-inch iMac with Retina 5K display

Review<p>After years of waiting, Mac faithful can finally purchase an ultra high-resolution display made by Apple that not only mates quality with a …

Essential texting acronyms every parent needs to know

Sometimes it feels like parents and teens don’t speak the same language. When it comes to texting, chatting and emailing, that's literally true. If you've looked at any teen's communications, you'll see them sprinkled with acronyms and shorthand that make no sense.<p>Those letters and numbers are an …

Your biggest online security mistakes (and how to avoid them)

“A strong password is one that contains enough separate information to confuse a hacker and any software he might be using to spoof your information.”<br>–Adam Levin

Holiday gift miss the mark? Return it for these iOS accessories

With every holiday season comes the misgivings of gift exchanges. Not the sort of exchange between yourself and someone you care for, but the sort of …

What Really Happens When You Sleep With Your Makeup On

Prepare for a rude awakening.<p><i>This article was written by Shannon Farrell and repurposed with permission from Daily Makeover.</i><p>There’s no shame in admitting it: We’re all guilty of sleeping in our makeup once or twice (or more). Whether the cause was an exhausting work week or a few too many …

Make ‘The Chew’s’ Carla Hall’s Pumpkin Pecan Pie

It’s the day after Christmas, and time to make a delicious pie, using pumpkin puree and chopped pecans.<p><b>Cook Time: 50 to 60 minutes</b><b>Prep Time: 30</b> …

Get started with your brand new iOS device

You've just unboxed a shiny new iOS device -- your first! -- and you're staring at it with ample excitement and a tinge of fear. Fear of the unknown, of technology and that you'll mess something up.<p>It's OK -- natural, even -- to feel that way; new technology is intimidating. We've all been there, …

Nicky Morgan: Talk to your children about internet risks now they have opened their presents

'Many parents I meet tell me how they feel in the dark about how and what things they can do and often I’m not that different.'<p>There’s nothing more exciting that seeing the delight on your child’s face when they open their Christmas presents. The furious unwrapping and unpacking –trying to lay …

7 Top Tips To Get The Most From Your Wonderful New iPhone

Once more, Christmas Day dawns and no doubt countless smartphones are being unwrapped around the world. For some these phone be ’same again with a slightly bigger number’ as the familiar wins out. For others the new smartphone will be their introduction into a new ecosystem. The last few years have …

What to Do With Your Leftover Candy Canes (Besides Just Eating Them)

More leftover candy canes than you know what to do with? From DIY peppermint ice cream to candy truffles, here are some tasty ideas to get rid of them all.<p>Candy canes seem like such a good idea in early December. Every year, it's the same routine: You buy a big box (They're so cheap!), and hang …

19 Tips And Tricks To Get You Started With Your New iPhone 6

<i>Note: Many of these tips work with older iPhone models too. We'll let you know if something only works on the iPhone 6.</i>

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Too Much Nighttime iPhone Use May Have Long-Term Health Consequences

Photo: Getty Images<p>Can't tear yourself away from Pinterest when it's time for bed? You might be seriously hurting yourself. According to a new study published in the <i>Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences</i>, using gadgets before bed can not only shake up your sleep patterns—which we already …

Diabetes and My Experience Obtaining Health Insurance Through Obamacare: Part 2

This is the second installment of a short series of posts about obtaining health care coverage with a pre-existing condition through Obamacare. I would suggest that you read the first installment, (http://www.huffingtonpost.com/peg-abernathy/diabetes-and-my-personal-_b_6003608.html) so that you …

An American In Cuba: Part 1

<i>This is part I of a V-part series on my experiences in Cuba. Read Part II, Part III., Part IV & Part V</i><p>"How can you go to Cuba? You're American." I hear this over and over again from friends. From the Cuban Americans I meet in Miami, I hear worse: "Be careful - it's horrible, dangerous." Usually, …

The quickest and simplest way to make calls on your Mac

One of the best features launched with OS X Yosemite this year was the ability to make and receive phone calls from your Mac, provided it is paired with a compatible iPhone.<p>But while it’s usually great receiving phone calls with the feature, making outgoing calls yourself is not so straightforward: …

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Healthy Pear Bread Pudding-L.O.V.E. Approved

<b>Yum---my favorite! Who doesn't LOVE warm bread pudding made with seasonal fresh fruit--and served with a dollop of vanilla ice cream?! This recipe is</b> …

iPhone 6 Plus Makes A Good Long-Term iPad Replacement

Here’s the most unequivocal statement I can make about the iPhone 6 Plus after long-term use: it makes the iPad Mini unnecessary.<p>Like many iPad owners, I was used to carrying around the Mini in addition to a phone. Out of habit, I continued to do so after I started using the 6 Plus. That didn’t …

15 Christmas Dinner Ideas That Are a Little Fancy and Very Festive

Christmas is like clockwork: Thanksgiving passes, and all of a sudden your to-do list gets longer, with menu planning, gift shopping and wrapping, and Christmas tree-decorating. But just because Christmas comes around every year doesn't mean your menu has to. Are you tempted to cook the same …

How to Cook the Feast of the Seven Fishes for Christmas Eve Dinner

The Feast of the Seven Fishes is a Christmas Eve tradition—here's how to make it at home.<p>There are no hard-and-fast rules about the preparation of the <b>Feast of the Seven Fishes</b>. But there is plenty of debate over its origin and how to celebrate this Italian and Italian-American tradition. What fish …