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A Beautiful Visualization Of How Your DSLR Camera Really Works

Leave it to a graphic designer to clearly visualize the complicated inner-workings of your digital camera in a way that actually makes sense.<p>Here’s the thing about expensive, hulking DSLR cameras: They take beautiful photographs, but only if you know how to use them. And understanding the various …

Data Visualization

These 21 Truly Scary Netflix Movies Will Scare The Pants Off You This Halloween

There are times when you want to watch a family-friendly spooky movie—and then there are times when you want to watch a horror film that will freak …


Your iPhone is hijacking your mind — here are two tips for getting it back

Your iPhone is probably taking up way too much time and mental space. How can you get it under control?<p>Ex-Google design ethicist Tristan Harris …

The gadgets you will want in your home in 2016

We might not be living like The Jetsons just yet, but at the rate technology is advancing, we might not be that far off.<p>Anyone who attend the …

Holiday family gathering survival guide: How to argue with your racist, Islamophobic uncle at Christmas dinner

Talking points to respond to Islamophobia, ISIS, anti-black racism, anti-immigrant myths, and homophobia<p>This year saw an explosion of racism, Islamophobia, xenophobia, and violence. While there were some significant progressive victories in 2015, there were also many dangerous developments -- from …

Rights & Freedoms

How to Make Incredible Brussels Sprouts

We're partnering with our Time Inc. sister brands Cooking Light, Health, My Recipes, Real Simple, Southern Living and Sunset to bring you 60 days of …


These apps are illuminating the real potential of the iPad Pro

Apps are starting to take advantage of the iPad Pro's giant, 12.9-inch screen and powerful specs.<p>Three apps were released this week that really shine on the iPad Pro. They're all good examples of apps that make sense on a bigger screen.<p>Here they are:


The 55 Best Ways to Boost Your Metabolism

Metabolism. It’s the set of life-sustaining chemical transformations within the cells of living organisms. It’s such a big concept that it’s …

Psychologist: Giving your kid an iPad is ‘child abuse’

Steve Jobs didn’t let his kids use an iPad at home for fear that they would become technology addicts.<p>According to a leading child psychologist it’s a whole lot more serious than that, however — giving very young children an iPad to play with may be “tantamount to child abuse.”<p>Describing it as …

17 Recipes Every Lazy Girl Needs To Know

It's not cheating, it's just maximizing your post-meal nap time.

Pico is a Tiny Time-Lapse Trigger That Boils Everything Down to a Single Button

There are more time-lapse triggers out there than I can count on my hands and toes, but there’s no doubt that there are few, if any, as simple as …

Apple CarPlay Review: Your iPhone And Car Can Finally Be Friends

Apple has been oddly absent from the car audio scene. There are plenty of head units that support Apple devices in numerous ways but given Apple’s fantastic mobile operating system is so suited to touchscreens, it seems strange that it’s taken till now for a proper, official, integrated …

The Chicest Tech Gifts for Women This Holiday Season

Gadgets that every woman on-the-go can appreciate.<p>From the latest in wearable tech to the best designer headphones and phone cases, these are the most stylish gadgets to give (and receive) this holiday season.

23 Healthy Foods Everyone Should Know How To Cook

No diet food allowed.

16 Cheesy Pasta Recipes That Are Definitely Always Worth It

16 cheesy pasta recipes that are rich, creamy, and always worth it.<p><b>C'mon—who doesn't like cheesy pasta?</b> From a dead-simple mac n' cheese to a traditional Italian <i>cacio e pepe</i>, here are 16 recipes that combine two of our favorite things.


Adult Hot Chocolate

We had our first big snow fall here in Ohio yesterday and even though it really wasn’t that much, I’m acting like it’s a full blown blizzard. I …

Chocolate Guinness Frozen Yogurt

The release of my new cookbook, How To Make Frozen Yogurt, is just a few days after St Patrick’s Day this year, so I decided to celebrate the holiday …

Recipe: Bakerella's Soft & Chewy Lemon Sugar Cookies - Great Ideas :

<i>Angie Dudley, a.k.a Bakerella, is the author of the</i> New York Times <i>best-selling book</i> Cake Pops <i>and creator of Visit on</i> …

Thanksgiving Recipes, Best Thanksgiving Dishes and Food | Food & Wine

Here are favorite Thanksgiving dishes like perfect stuffing, rich pecan pie and juicy roast turkey. Plus, innovative takes on classic soups, …



Download this free printable thankful tree and print the leaves to have your family write what they are thankful for and display it! This is a fun …

Why Turkeys Are So Much Better Roasted Upside Down

<i>By Stacy Adimando</i><p>Once you've <b>salted</b>, <b>tied</b> and <b>buttered</b> that Thanksgiving bird, you'd think the cooking part would be easy. <b>But there's just one thing that can trip you up:</b> Overcooking the breast meat (and/or undercooking the thigh meat).<p><b>It's a flaw in the design of the turkey</b>, when you think about it: …


20 Thanksgiving Centerpieces to Complete Your Harvest Table

You'll love the family-friendly conversation starter involved in #2.<p>Digging into the holiday spread might be number one on your Thanksgiving to do list, but these pretty displays will convince you to look up from your plate.

7 Enticing Desserts to Serve Your Thanksgiving Guests

The sweetest part of Thanksgiving comes after the main meal has been served and we’ve sufficiently stuffed ourselves with turkey, stuffing, and …


Facebook Has A New Tool For Tweaking Your News Feed

Facebook product manager Greg Marra explains the user research behind its new approach to the company's most heavily trafficked feature.<p>The Facebook News Feed has become perhaps the single most important destination on the internet — a make-or-break location for digital publishers, a key …

Like your iPhone 6 naked? The SurfacePad is a case for you

There are a <i>lot</i> of cases for the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus and most are designed to protect the phone from dents, scratches and dings.<p>But some of us …

10 Ideas That Are About To Revolutionize Medicine

No, we're not talking about robot surgeons, implantable memory-augmentation devices, or doctors wearing Google Glass. The game-changing innovations on this list are more than distant dreams or inventions no one really knows what to with yet. Most should be available as early as 2015.<p>Every year, the …


30-Second Tech Trick: Get Better iPhone Battery Life

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