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Apple's New iPhones Have A Great Secret Feature

Multiple Apple coding errors (1,2,3) in iOS 12 recently saw the biggest ever iPhone leak. But now we also have a firm grasp on an intriguing change coming to the company’s new iPhones, which could have significant repercussions…<p>China’s (ever reliable) Economic Daily News has the scoop, revealing …

Mobile Technology

I'm In A Polyamorous Relationship With My Boyfriend And His Girlfriend

For the past two years, I have been the third member of a polycule. To the uninitiated, that makes me sound like some kind of minor superhero, and provided the mask you’re imagining accentuates my cheekbones, that’s just fine with me.<p>A polycule is just a cute name for a network of people who are …

Relationships

This very good dog was totally p****d that he had to take a bath

One of the harsh realities of dog ownership is that occasionally, that dog is gonna need a bath. And if the dog is like 99.9 percent of dogs, it is …

Pets

Man arrested for allegedly killing co-worker by forcing compressed air up his buttocks

Japanese authorities arrested a man Saturday after another person died when he allegedly shot compressed air into their rectum as a prank.<p>Yoshiyuki Yoshida, 34, was arrested for the accidental killing of Akio Ishimaru, 46, according to Ibaraki Prefecture Ryugasaki police.<p>The incident took place at …

Crime

A woman used a photo of dishes to explain what it's like to have depression — and it struck a chord with thousands of people

• <b>On June 30, Brittany Ernsperger posted a photo on Facebook showing a massive stack of clean dishes with the caption, "This is what depression looks</b> …

Depression

These Body Washes Will Get Rid Of Back & Butt Acne All Summer Long

There's no hiding from it: Acne is an inevitable struggle that continues on well after our prepubescent middle-school days. We're certainly not …

J.K. Rowling's next Cormoran Strike novel Lethal White coming in September

Back in March 2017, <i>Harry Potter</i> author J.K. Rowling revealed (after playfully teasing fans) that the title of her next novel would be <i>Lethal White</i>. …

Why you might want to wrap your car key fob in foil

DETROIT – Given that the best way to store your car keys at night is by putting them in a coffee can, what's an ex-FBI agent's advice to protect cars from theft during the day?<p>Wrap car fobs in aluminum foil.<p>“Although it's not ideal, it is the most inexpensive way,” said Holly Hubert, a …

Credit Cards

5 Helpful Things to Say to a Friend Whose Anxiety Is Skyrocketing (and 3 to Avoid)

The odds are pretty high that anxiety will elbow its way into your life or that of someone you love. Nearly one in three American adults will …

7 of the Best Books Exploring Henry VIII’s Six Wives

The culture of my childhood was one lacking women role models and heroines. Trips to the library offered shelves and shelves of biographies of men, but I can still remember the exemplary women who were my limited choices: Harriet Tubman, Eleanor Roosevelt, Marie Curie, and Queen Elizabeth I. I read …

Researchers discovered hundreds of ads for runaway slaves in 18th-century Britain

Nestled among ads for new books, medicines, and clothes was a startling request for help. “Run away from his master, captain Bailey Kent, the 23rd of January last, a black negro Guinea boy, about 16 years of age, called by the name of Prattle, a short squat sturdy lad,” the newspaper notice reads. …

Slavery

49 Unforgettable Bucket List Trips You Can Do On A Budget

If you like to travel, you probably have a bucket list of places you want to hit throughout your lifetime. If you've been under the impression that …

Photographer Shoots Epic Battle Between Fox And Eagle Over Rabbit, And It Gets More And More Epic With Each Photo

How would you feel if you were on your way home proudly clutching your hard-earned food, when all of a sudden somebody jumps you, snatches away your …

These Lynx Yelling at Each Other Sound Like People, And It's Hilarious

Cats can be so dramatic.<p>A video recently captured in Ontario, Canada shows a truly rare sight: two Canada lynx, yowling their furry little faces off …

Parkour cat escapes furious feline gauntlet

The internet is not a stranger to cat videos nor is it unfamiliar with memes set to Awolnation's "Run." So behold, the fated fusion of two iconic …

48 Baby Goats Adorably Bounce Back and Forth Across a Barn While Wearing Colorful Pajamas

In keeping up with their wonderful tradition of dressing goat babies in colorful onesies, all 48 of the newborn Nigerian dwarf goat kids at the …

The Ultimate Guide to Perfectly Applying Your Skincare

Here's a scary thought: That expensive serum you splurge on every few months might not be working as well as it should simply because you're not …

I nearly died after doctors dismissed my symptoms as ‘women’s troubles’

If doctors had taken me a little more seriously a few years ago, my life today would be totally different.<p>I first saw my GP in 2014 when I was …

Mental Health

The Mind-Bending Game of Thrones Theory About Sam Tarly

Could he be the 'prince that was promised'?<p>In George R.R. Martin's <i>A Song of Ice and Fire</i>, Azor Ahai is a legendary figure "who fought against [the darkness] with a red sword" and "arose to give courage to the race of men and lead the virtuous into battle with his blazing sword Lightbringer." …

Why I'm So Done With Almost-Relationships And F*ck Buddies

When I told my f*ck buddy I wanted more from him, I surprised myself. He wasn't even my type. I had picked him up at a bar last April because I …

Hang On, Did J.K. Rowling Already Reveal Where Each of the 'Fantastic Beasts' Movies Will Be Set?

Her cryptic tweet holds the key.<p>Director David Yates recently confirmed that each of the five <i>Fantastic Beasts</i>movies will be set in a different city. Part one, <i>Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them</i>, took place in New York, while <i>Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald</i> will be set in Paris.<p>But …

Fantastic Beasts

All the science fiction, fantasy, and horror books that everyone will be talking about in 2018

Bookshelf goals<p>With a new year comes the promise of new books hitting bookstores. 2018 is shaping up to have plenty of adventures to delve into — taking readers to distant planets, fantastical realms, and beyond. We’ll meet some authors publishing their first-ever novels, and we’ll become …

19 books we can't wait to read in 2018

2017 was a big year for books. During a time when the news cycle was often too much to handle, we turned to books to help us cope and make sense of …

Apple's Alleged Throttling of Older iPhones With Degraded Batteries Causes Controversy

A Reddit post over the weekend has drawn a flurry of interest after an iPhone 6s owner reported that a battery replacement significantly increased the device's performance running iOS 11. The ensuing discussion thread, also picked up by readers in the MacRumors forum, has led to speculation that …

The complete list of Siri commands

(Almost) everything you can say to Apple's virtual assistant.<p>There's a lot you can do with Apple's virtual assistant -- and some things you can't do. For example, while Siri can send texts, search Twitter, and open up your front-facing camera, she can't adjust your device's ring volume (something …

Fantastic Beasts sequel cast photo revealed: See Jude Law as Dumbledore

Huge <i>Fantastic Beasts</i> sequel news: Warner Bros. has revealed the second film’s official title, the first cast photo, below (including a look at Jude …

Suspended – Medium

Wounds sustained between 8pm and 8am take far longer to heal, scientists discover

It is a sobering thought when stumbling home from the pub. According to scientists injuries sustained at night take far longer to heal.<p>Likewise, recovery will be faster if you burn yourself cooking Sunday lunch compared with making a late supper.<p>The bodily quirk was discovered after scientists at …

4 ways to make Siri smarter on your iPhone

Sure, Siri sounds a bit less like a robot in iOS 11, but Apple 's digital assistant still fails to understand me and mispronounces names. Siri is also more useful if she (my Siri has a British female voice, so I'll refer to Siri as a "she" here) knows my daily haunts and connects with any supported …