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This Genius Hack Guarantees Your Phone Charger Will Never Break

Keep your cord from breaking!<p>It’s a struggle that has raged on since the invention of the cell phone. Phone chargers fray and break far more …

7 clear-cut signs you've been hacked

Smart hackers don’t get caught. They break into your device, steal everything they can, and finish without a trace. Sometimes they leave a trail of destruction in their wake – malware, weird ads, confused relatives, and even a drained bank account or stolen identity.<p>It’s pretty easy for hackers to …

I had no idea this hidden iPhone trick existed, and now it’s one of my favorites

A few months ago I told you about a nifty little iOS trick that may very well keep some iPhone and iPad users from losing their minds. How annoying …

The 50 best college majors for finding the highest-paying jobs after graduation

1/<p>50. Statistics<p>Matthew Lloyd/Getty<p><b>Median pay after 0-5 years:</b> $60,000<p><b>Median pay after 10+ years:</b> $104,600<p>2/<p>49. Economics and mathematics<p>Alex …

When Science Gets Demoted: The Case of Vitamins

There's not much evidence they do any good.<p>Proponents of science-based medicine are fond of saying that there’s a name for alternative treatments that pass scientific tests: medicine. But what they don’t mention are those parts of long-established medicine that get demoted to “alternative” status — …

Monty Python's 10 funniest sketches

As a Monty Python treasure-trove arrives on Netflix – including Monty Python and the Holy Grail, Life of Brian and Monty Python's Flying Circus – it's the perfect moment to look back at 10 of the very best sketches from the masters of surreal comedy.<p>1. The Dead Parrot<p>Arguably the most famous, most …

How to Fold Amazing Stunt Paper Airplanes

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Facebook 101: How to Delete Your Account & Scrub Your Data

With the news that Cambridge Analytica obtained over 50 million Facebook users' information without their consent, there are no doubt many of us …

The Last Photos Of A 14-Year-Old Polish Girl In Auschwitz Get Colorized, And They’ll Break Your Heart

Digital artist Marina Amaral has been colorizing historic photos for three years and recently updated the last images of a 14-year-old Polish …

11 Mistakes to Avoid When Grilling Steak, According to Chefs

Purists assert that a good-quality cut of steak is done ill justice at the hands of an overzealous grill. Contrast that to cheaper cuts like chuck …

10 Things You Need to Know About Your Fretboard | LESSON

684<p>SHARES<p>Ever feel a little out of touch or just plain lost on certain parts of the guitar fingerboard? You’re certainly not alone. Consider this: A …

The Chrome Extensions We Can't Live Without

Nearly two-thirds of internet users turn to Chrome for their browsing needs, but far fewer take full advantage of its available extensions, the …

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The iPad Gestures You Should Master

If you’ve got an iPad with iOS 11, you’re probably getting used to the new gestures involved in navigating. From the always-on Dock to the new …

34 tools that let you make the most of your MacOS

A few months ago, Ask Product Hunt launched, a community-powered product search engine. The idea was simple: Ask your product discovery questions on Product Hunt, and the community chimes in with their recommendations.<p>To date, more than 2,300 questions have been submitted, with one of the most …

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

Essential Apps You Should Install on a New PC Running Windows or macOS

You just bought a new laptop, built a new desktop PC, or are simply clean installing on a new solid state drive, good for you! Gotta love the taste …

30 free macOS apps every Mac user should have

Powerful Mac apps that won't break the bankThere’s something of a misconception when it comes to the Mac. While powerful tools like Photoshop or …

5 reasons everyone should own a multimeter

Home improvement addicts really get excited about their power tools. And in the shadow of drills and sanders, the multimeter doesn't get much love. Too bad, because multimeters are just as useful and have become something I recommend to every DIYer.<p>If you don't yet own one, this guide explains ways …

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8 ways to speed up your old, tired iPhone

It's not just your imagination -- your old iPhone is, in fact, getting slower. Apple admitted today that it's slowing down older iPhones in order to preserve deteriorating battery capacities.<p>Starting with iOS 10.2.1, Apple began slowing down the iPhone 6, iPhone 6s and iPhone SE in order to prevent …

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Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

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Why does my iPhone go slowly? Tricks to make your Apple device run faster

iPhones always seem to feel slower after you’ve been using them for a few years.<p>But whilst lots of people just assume this is an inevitable …

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This cavernous carry-on funded on Indiegogo is the best travel bag I've ever owned

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p><b>Cotopaxi</b><p><b>Cotopaxi, an outdoor gear and apparel company, recently launched their Allpa 35L Travel Pack through Indiegogo.</b>• <b><br>Thanks to its</b> …

What’s Coming to Netflix in December 2017 – Variety

December is right around the corner and with it comes holiday greetings, inexplicable fruitcake, and the inevitable visits from family members. So in …

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The depressing truth about gun control

Before I started researching gun deaths, gun-control policy used to frustrate me. I wished the National Rifle Association would stop blocking …

Guitarist Alan Gogoll Demonstrates His Gorgeous Bell’s Harmonics Fretboard Technique

Australian musician Alan Gogoll demonstrated his gorgeous Bell’s Harmonics” guitar technique with unique string tunings that he so effortlessly plays …

How to Get a Smooth and Blurred Background in Wildlife Photos

Rating:<p>4.50 based on 2 Ratings<p>September 8, 2017 By Julian Rad<p>How to Get a Smooth and Blurred Background in Wildlife Photos www.sleeklens.com<p>A big …

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How to use the Mac’s mysterious startup keyboard combos

If your Mac is sick, the first step is to restart it. But did you know that there are several tricks you can perform <i>while</i> your Mac is starting up?<p>Many of these are advanced Mac diagnostic tools, which shouldn’t be used unless you really know what you’re doing. But some not-so-secret startup …

How to Clean Up and Optimize Your Sluggish Mac

Your Mac is running a little slow these days. It takes forever to boot up. You have to delete something just to download that file attachment from …