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This Weird New Korean Beauty Trend Could Give You the Softest Skin EVER

First there were sheet masks — and people went crazy for them. Now, a *new* tried and true Korean beauty trend has made its way to the US and is causing sheet mask devotees to reconsider their masks of choice in the name of something A LOT WEIRDER that could give you even softer skin: rubber …

24 Crazy Creative Kitchen Storage Ideas

More room to buy more things!<p>If you're lacking on kitchen storage space but aren't feeling a huge reno, it's time to trick out the cabinets, drawers, and island with a few space-saving ideas. Rethink the little nooks and niches and you'll have counter space for days. No demo day required!

All Barack Obama Did Was Follow Mike Huckabee's Advice On Iran

And now Huckabee claims he's ushering in a second Holocaust.<p>WASHINGTON -- Picture this: In the early winter of 2008, a presidential candidate decides to upend conventional foreign policy wisdom by arguing that engagement, not confrontation, is the right route with Iran.<p>This isn’t some rhetorical …

17 TV Shows That Will Spark Your Creativity

Getting started on a new creative project can be a great way to give the right side of your brain a workout. While there are a million and one ways to spark your creativity, did you know that watching TV can also be a great way to get those ideas flowing? Yup, you read that right. TV is creative …

The raging hypocrisy at the center of the Christian right’s persecution complex

The religious right has convinced itself that it’s the target of liberal persecution. There’s just one problem…<p>It’s been interesting to witness the public conversation going on among religious conservatives in the wake of the Supreme Court’s historic ruling on same-sex marriage last week. As Derek …

How to Raise Your Credit Score by Labor Day

The first step: know your weaknesses.<p>It’s summer, and now hardly feels like the time to “work” on anything. But some things — like boosting your …

Personal Finance

A Facebook trick to prevent embarrassment

How long have you been using Facebook? A year? Five years? Ten years? Even if it's been only a few months, you might have some embarrassing information lurking in your history that you don't even remember posting. Do you want your new squeeze, a co-worker, a family member or a potential employer …

4 Tips for Using Camera Flash

Flash can either make or break your photos, but using it correctly will always give you great images. Don’t feel intimidated by your flash; it’s …

9 Ways To Fall Asleep Faster (Without Counting Sheep)

<i>By Alex Orlov for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>If you feel wide awake when your head hits the pillow at night, you're not alone. Approximately 60 million Americans report having experienced insomnia in any given year, according to the National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke. Even worse, 40 …

8 tax audit red flags

Budget cuts at the IRS may mean fewer audits this year. But that doesn't mean everyone will get away scot-free.<p>While chances are low that your return will be targeted by the IRS, why put yourself at risk at all?<p>Here are 8 relatively easy ways to steer clear of an audit:<p><b>1. Report</b> <b>all</b> <b>of your income.</b> …

Finance

I Tried To Design The Perfect Night’s Sleep. Here’s What Happened

Sleep tracking wearables, smart alarms, and fancy light bulbs are the future of a good night’s rest. But how much can they achieve?<p>I have one goal in life: to achieve the perfect sleep. I’m neither a morning person nor a night owl. I go to bed early; I wake up late. Each morning I invariably engage …

Gear & Gadgets

Americans! This is what it's like to use the NHS, Britain's universal healthcare system that Trump thinks is 'going broke and not working'

President Trump woke up this morning and fired off a tweet criticising Democrats who "are pushing for Universal HealthCare while thousands of people are marching in the UK because their U system is going broke and not working."<p>"Dems want to greatly raise taxes for really bad and non-personal …

We Went To SurveyMonkey, Where Engineers Use Treadmill Desks And Do Planks Between Coding

We recently stopped by SurveyMonkey, a Palo Alto startup that lets people create free, customizable surveys.<p>SurveyMonkey celebrated the official opening of its new office on Friday by letting employees autograph the sign that will hang outside its building.<p>SurveyMonkey may be turning 15 this year, …

Hate Open Shelving? These 15 Kitchens Might Convince You Otherwise

Kitchens

Before and After: A Builder-Grade Bathroom Gets Major Personality

Don't settle for a basic bathroom.<p>It's easy to look at a builder-grade bathroom and feel defeated: That bland rectangular mirror, boring beige walls, simple countertop, and honey-colored wood. But instead of accepting defeat, blogger Centsational Girl took the bathroom in her new home as …

What the 'marshmallow test' can teach you about your kids

<b>(CNN) —</b> The premise is simple: You can eat one marshmallow now or, if you can wait, you get to eat two marshmallows later.<p>It's an experiment in self-control for preschoolers dreamed up by psychologist Dr. Walter Mischel. While the rules of his experiment are easy, the results are far more complex …

26 Thanksgiving Cocktails That Are Perfect for the Holiday

If you're on bartender duty this year, these festive drinks will make you look like a pro.<p>Keep guests happy while you're putting the finishing touches on the Thanksgiving spread. A kitted-out bar with a few specialty sips should do the trick.

Cocktails

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Refreshingly Simple Watermelon Recipes for Summer

Watermelon is as intimidating as it is delicious. It's the ultimate summer fruit, yet its refreshing charm can be diluted by the sheer obstacle of dealing with one. Lugging it, chopping it, storing it—it's so daunting.<p>The hulking melon, like most things in life, is always scarier before you dig in. …

How an iPod Can Fight Alzheimer’s and Dementia

The concept is elegantly simple: Provide a dementia sufferer with an MP3 player that has been loaded with music tailored to their taste. Let them …

Android apps rumored to run on Windows Phones: Crazy-sounding but possible

As Microsoft(s msft) continues to evolve Windows Phone in hopes of greater market share, its latest trick could be to support Android apps on its …

Lumosity vs. Elevate: Battle of the brain-training apps

Let's face it, Candy Crush probably isn't doing much to keep your brain sharp. If you can pry yourself away from it and other mindless games, your smartphone might actually be able to help you read better, react quicker, and remember people's names, all with the help of brain-training apps Lumosity …

Apps

You can now watch pirated movies on Google Chromecast

Pirated movies are coming to Google Chromecast.<p>Popcorn Time, a streaming service for pirated movies, announced Sunday that its software is now Chromecast-compatible for Windows users. A Chromecast-ready update is also in the works for Mac users, Popcorn Time said.<p>Chromecast is Google's $35 …

Meet OpenReflex: a 3D printable camera

Last summer, 3D printing enthusiast LeoM developed a 3D printable film camera and posted it on 3D design repository Thingiverse. Now, he’s offering a …

Apple Has Relaunched Its 'Secret' eBay Store To Unload Refurbished Phones

Apple's eBay store— which undercuts the prices on Apple's online store — appears to be back up, according to TechCrunch. The store originally appeared in October 2012.<p>It makes sense that Apple might link arms with eBay once again. Apple doesn't sell refurb phones online, but with the iPhone 6 on …

Bell Canada drops Galaxy Gear price to $99, available in 3 colors

$250 price drop as Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo get ready to hit stores<p>With the official launch of the Gear 2 and Gear 2 Neo on the horizon, Bell Canada has …

Google Search updated with 'Take a photo' and 'Take a video' voice commands

Google Search has been incredibly useful ever since it gained Google Now in Android 4.1 Jelly Bean. With voice commands, cards that appear when you …

Google launches Classroom for teachers using Google Apps for Education

Google is celebrating Teacher Appreciation Day by giving something back to our educators in the form of <i>Classroom</i>. The latest addition to the Google …

The best small camera you can buy is getting even better

Sony's RX100M3 may be the best point-and-shoot it's ever made<p>The world's best pocketable camera just got better. After delivering the goods with last year's RX100M2, Sony is back today to announce the RX100M3. And like its predecessor, the goal here is to refine and push forward a camera that's …

20 Most Amazing Living Room Wall Units

Living room wall units are no longer simple boxes or wall-mounted shelves that hold the television and a few additional accessories. Contemporary …