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Apple begins 3-year repair program for Apple Watch Series 2 devices w/ expanded batteries

Apple Stores and Authorized Service Providers are now servicing Apple Watch Series 2 models with swollen batteries or that won’t power on. The new service program began yesterday, according to a leaked internal document…<p>The document, obtained by MacRumors, indicates that select Apple Watch Series 2 …

Smartwatches

How to Perfectly Cook Chicken Breasts on the Stovetop

Comforting, affordable, and incredibly versatile, chicken breast is the quintessential dinnertime staple. Cooking a crispy, pan-seared chicken breast …

Cooking

With 5 Quick Clicks You Can See All the Data Facebook Has on You (I Was Truly Stunned by What I Found)

It takes just five short steps to download the entire archive. You probably want to do it immediately.<p><i>(Update: Facebook says it's changing how you can access and change your privacy settings. Details are here.)</i><p>Tough times for Facebook--and they're only getting worse. The FTC is investigating, the …

Social Media

Breaking down diabetes: Insulin, unwelcome, but underutilized - Scope

During my medical training in the 1990s, I was taught that insulin was a last resort after patients with Type 2 diabetes had “failed” oral …

Diabetes

This Is How You Should Manage Your Diabetes: The Best Diet Tips

Diabetes is one of those conditions which cannot be cured. It needs to be managed. It is a lifestyle related disorder and calls for lifestyle …

14 best American whiskies

The vastness of America, both in terms of geography and its taste for whiskey, means that there is a great, diverse array of spirits available. So, …

Whiskey

Employee Surveys Are Still One of the Best Ways to Measure Engagement

Once upon a time, surveys were a staple for every leader to solicit feedback and every company to assess engagement. But now, surveys are starting to look like diesel trucks collecting dust in the age of electric cars. Companies are using cool new machine-learning algorithms that crunch big data to …

Employee Engagement

Diabetes Debate Leaves Little Consensus

What’s the appropriate blood-sugar target for patients with Type 2 diabetes?<p>The debate heated up on March 6, when a prominent medical association advised relaxing the standard, saying that more aggressive targets can harm patients.<p>The source of the dispute: the hemoglobin A1C test, a test that …

Diabetes

The Best Way to Breeze Through Customs (Even Faster Than Global Entry)

Nobody’s complaining about cheap airfares. Especially when those airfares are to previously-cost-prohibitive international hotspots like Milan or …

How to force restart a stuck iPhone X

The procedure is a bit different on Apple's latest iPhone.<p>Taps on the screen go unnoticed. Panicked swipes aren't registered. Frantic button presses are ignored.<p>If your iPhone is stuck, frozen or otherwise unresponsive, a normal restart may not solve its ills. Your next step is a force restart. …

Mobile Technology

Facebook Really Is Spying on You, Just Not Through Your Mic

“Can I try the Cole Haans in a size 8?” Later that night on Facebook: An advertisement for Cole Haan pumps.<p>OK, maybe a coincidence.<p>“What’s the best high-tech scale?” my wife asks aloud. Five minutes later on Instagram: An ad for scales.<p>Wait, are they listening?<p>“Get the little red Sudafed pills,” my …

Weight Loss

Air Purifier

“I really don’t need to take daily allergy medication in the way that I used to."<p>- Bec S.<p>“I noticed a big improvement, and these are people who are …

20 Perennial Flowers You Should Consider Putting In Your Yard

Make your yard look beautiful, every day of the year.<p>The enduring perennials here deliver, with subtle charms like unusual foliage and fragrant …

The best ultra-thin cases to protect your iPhone X

When it comes to protecting your iPhone X, there are a slew of options to consider, ranging from the ultra-protective Otterbox and Lifeproof, to going completely case-less at the risk of scratching and cracking your $1,000 smartphone.<p>One option for people who want to preserve the thin and sleek …

Why we should grow to love gorgeous gladioli

It’s an odd thing how few of us grow gladioli. Almost every one of us has a patch of tulips in our garden and yet only a small number can say the same for glads, yet they are the summer tulip. They’re incredibly easy and reliable. If you get them in the ground, they’re guaranteed to flower 100 or …

Gardening

The 4 Best Air Purifiers For Allergies

If you have allergies, you know the torture of trying to sleep at night in a dusty room. You live with a vacuum cleaner by your side and would pay …

Philly Cheese Steak Sloppy Joes

Philly Cheese Steak Sloppy Joes will make you forget your childhood canned sauce memories and make you LOVE sloppy joes again.<p>Philly Cheese Steak …

The Breakfast-For-Dinner Recipe That's The Perfect Post-Workout Meal

I've never met a runny egg I didn't like. Whether it's poached for eggs Benedict or slid on top of a meaty burger, a just-cooked-enough egg is always welcome on my plate. I've been trying to eat out at restaurants less and less . . . and eat things like eggs Benedict and burgers less and less . . . …

Food

Why I switched from 1Password to Dashlane [Review]

Late last year, I switched password managers. I traded in trusty old 1Password for relative newcomer Dashlane, and I haven’t looked back.<p>Dashlane is a well-designed, fully functional and easy-to-use password manager that tops 1Password in one key respect: a Security Dashboard that makes it dead …

The New Rules of Talent Management

Working in small, cross-functional units, squads can resolve issues quickly.<p>Agile isn’t just for tech anymore. It’s been working its way into other areas and functions, from product development to manufacturing to marketing—and now it’s transforming how organizations hire, develop, and manage their …

Project Management

The Art of Smoking a Cigar - How to Smoke a Cigar

Cigars have an undeniable appeal and to many of us they form a key part of the quintessential gentleman’s image, and taste superb (in the main). …

This Carne Asada Burrito Casserole Is a Highbrow Stoner's Delight

Hello, and welcome back to <i>Will It Casserole?</i>, the column where I take your delicious concepts and re-imagine them as delicious casserole creations. …

6 Recipes from Commander's Palace in New Orleans

From red snapper ceviche to coconut flan, these recipes are staples at the staff meal shared by Commander's Palace chefs and waitstaff.<p>Family Meal has been a tradition at Commander’s Palace, the grand old Creole restaurant in New Orleans, since its great matriarch, Ella Brennan, took over in 1974. …

New Orleans

Jimmy Buffett Does Not Live the Jimmy Buffett Lifestyle

Jimmy Buffett awoke one morning last year in one of his many homes — he can’t remember which one, there are a lot of them — and a panic gripped him in his throat. His new Broadway musical, “Escape to Margaritaville,” was coming along nicely, but something was off.<p>It wasn’t the music — they’d been …

Swimming Pools

How to Sous Vide Anything

Steak, chicken, sweet and spicy pork belly—anything!<p>Ready to get on the sous vide cooking train? Welcome, friend: We’ve been expecting you. You’re about to experience the closest thing to actual magic that ever happens in the kitchen. Below you’ll find everything you need to get started, from the …

Cooking

Heads-up, CEOs — corporate social responsibility may get you fired, study finds

"Higher Highs and Lower Lows: The Role of Corporate Social Responsibility in CEO Dismissal” was published in the current issue of Strategic …

Stocks Weren't Made for Social Climbing

Wall Street considers it a truism that money sloshes around the globe seeking the highest return. But there are countless investors, believe it or not, who are willing to accept lower returns. P.T. Barnum supposedly said there’s a sucker born every minute. Many of them go into so-called socially …

Al Gore

Top 10 Sexy Sex Movies On Netflix

There's a lot of sexy content available to stream, but here are the 10 steamiest movies on Netflix!<p>Photos: NETFLIX ; Photo Illustration: Dillen Phelps<p>…

Entertainment

These Common Coffee Mistakes May Actually Be Costing You $$$

Brew your coffee at home, they said. It will save money, they said. But what really happens is an entire world of coffee-making is opened up — with …

Coffee

How to check if Apple is slowing down your iPhone

For those curious, it turns out that it's not too difficult to see whether your iPhone has been affected.<p>The reason behind the performance throttling makes sense: As older batteries degrade over time, they can't cope with the high demands of the iPhone's processor. To prevent unexpected shutdowns …

Mobile Technology