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iOS 9.2 tips and tricks

Get the most from iOS 9.2<p>Even minor updates to Apple's operating systems can contain significant new features. iOS 9.2, for example, doesn't contain …

The New and Improved Way to Quickly Transfer Photos from Your DSLR to Your iPhone

For the last few years I have found many different ways to transfer photos from my DSLR straight to my iPhone for instant editing and sharing on …

iOS

How to Motivate Yourself in 10 Easy Steps

A former Fortune 500 CEO and entrepreneurs who’ve built multi-million and multi-billion dollar companies share how they motivate themselves …

These are the safest cars for 2016

American Manufactuers Largely Absent From This Year's IIHS Safety Rankings<p>Looking over the list of four-dozen vehicles that earned the highest-possible safety ranking from the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety this year, there's one noticeable omission: Cars built by American manufacturers. …

freeupmemory

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Get a free copy of powerful DVD ripping and video conversion software [Deals]

DVD players are going the way of the Walkman, leaving many of us with vast libraries of obsolete discs. Of course the movies and TV shows themselves aren’t obsolete — just their shiny plastic medium — but with hard drive space getting more and more vast it makes less and less sense to let a bunch …

Televisions

Turn an Old Mac Into a Cheap VPN with OS X Server

GIF<p>VPN subscriptions cost money, and they often require a bit of research just to figure out if they’re legit. If you have an old Mac sitting around, …

OS X Server

Ring review Part 1: Setting up a $199 connected doorbell

There's no arguing that this isn't an inexpensive proposition — but the setup really couldn't be easier.<p>I'd held off on the idea of a connected …

Smart Homes

Best Black Friday Apple ads: Crazy-cheap iPad mini you can buy right now!

<i>Summary: Current-gen iPad mini with a $125 gift card, iPhone 6s and $250 gift card for $0, and more. Just avoid the Apple Store.</i><p>Despite Apple turning in bland Black Friday offerings year after year, the company’s <i>products</i> do see some crazy-good discounts this season. We’ve combed through all the …

Shopping

10 Mind-Blowing Books That People Who Love Thinking Can't Miss

P.J. O’Rouke once said, “Always read something that will make you look good if you die in the middle of it.”<p>While I do think there is a place for …

Books

Signs of alien life? Mysterious star stirs controversy

Not so fast, said NASA.<p>"The mysterious star, KIC 8462852, does have an odd light curve," said Steve Howell, a US space agency scientist working on the Kepler space telescope's planet-hunting mission, which launched in 2009 but lost its key orientation abilities in 2013.<p>"It does not look like a …

Universe

How Dictation Software is Changing the Way We Communicate

There’s often a noticeable difference between the way we write and the way we speak. Writing allows us to think before we type, and that extra step …

Brian Eno

New Pluto Pictures Are Out Of This World

Today NASA released close-up images of Pluto that are as revelatory as they are beautiful.<p>"Pluto is showing us a diversity of landforms and complexity of processes that rival anything we've seen in the solar system," said New Horizons Principal Investigator Alan Stern, according to NASA. "If an …

Planets

This Is What Will Happen When You Drink Honey Water Every Day

Water is good for you, we all know that. We hear no end that we should be drinking more and more water. After all, water is a vital component for our …

Alternative Medicine

7 very real facts that reddit users find hard to believe

Yesterday, Redditor Spoon_Elemental posed a question with nearly 10,000 answers: "What's something everybody thinks is a myth or rumor but is actually completely true?" From elephants to poppy seeds, Redditors enlightened us on what supposed tall tales and urban legends are in fact far more than …

Skew

Here’s the best way to guess correctly on a multiple choice test

Often, you’ll hear people say that you should “trust your instincts” when making decisions. But are first instincts always the best?<p>Psychological research has shown many times that no, they are often no better—and in many cases worse—than a revision or change. Despite enormous popular belief that …

Psychology

Wacom Bamboo Spark puts your notes on paper on your smartphone

BERLIN — Our paperless society still has a lot of paper and a lot of people scribbling notes on them. The worst part is when we have to combine our …

How The Cocaine Trade Affects Everyone’s Lives

The author—who lives under police protection—talks about drug barons, money laundering, and grisly murders.<p>The annual trade in illegal drugs is worth $352 billion. At the heart of it is cocaine. In <i>ZeroZeroZero</i> (the title alludes to the finest grade of the drug) best-selling author Roberto Saviano, …

Mexico

Why a Novel on War With China Has the Pentagon Talking

History may have played out differently if world leaders had listened to the warnings of an author in 1914. Problems the world would soon face were …

8 Healthy Nuts And Seeds You Should Eat Every Day

Nuts and seeds are important additions to our daily food consumption. These tiny gifts from Mother Nature are super heart-friendly thanks to a group …

Healthy Eating