Het Thakkar

52 Flips | 6 Magazines | 39 Likes | 1 Following | @Het0072014 | Keep up with Het Thakkar on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “Het Thakkar”

Amazon banned this shopper. Then he outsmarted them

Short story: It wasn't easy.<p>We'll call him "Mark." About three years ago, Mark got an email from Amazon saying, "We noticed that a number of your orders have been returned."<p>It was the start of a rocky relationship with the world's biggest e-commerce company. Several months later, Mark got banned …

eCommerce

How To: We Tested the Best Burner Phone Apps for iPhone & Android — Here's Our Top 4

A burner number isn't just for criminals and cheating spouses. In this digital world, with many of our interactions being conducted online, a …

Apps

This $4,600 solar charger comes with an iPhone X attached

If you’re in the market for an iPhone X, and pricey battery packs also happen to be your thing, then this flashy new offering from Caviar is a match …

Tesla

How To Tell if Your iPhone Was Originally Purchased New, Refurbished, Replacement, or (Fancy!) Personalized

• Home<br>• How To<br>• How To Tell if Your iPhone Was Originally Purchased New, Refurbished, Replacement, or (Fancy!) Personalized<p>Chris Hauk - May 11, 2018<p>If …

Apple Watch

8 Innovative Productivity Tools You Probably Haven't Heard of

Here are several excellent products or services to help you do better work, get organized, be more creative, or accomplish tasks faster.<p>It's a wonderful feeling to discover a product or service which helps you do better work, get organized, be more creative, or accomplish tasks faster. Here are …

Project Management

10 paid iPhone apps that are free downloads today

Friday is always bittersweet for Apple fans. On one hand, you only have a few more hours of work or school left to endure before the weekend arrives. …

9 food parts you should never throw away

If you're immediately tossing those leftover parts of fresh produce in the trash, you could be missing out on some powerful nutrients—and losing money in the process.

Nutrition

10 Apple products you shouldn't buy (April 2018 edition) | ZDNet

Mac Pro<p>Now that Apple has confirmed that there won't be a new Mac Pro until next year (presumably so as not to cannibalize iMac Pro sales), I think …

23 Films That Were Ruined Because Of Unexpected And Unfortunate Circumstances

Tragic.<p>🚨Spoilers ahead!🚨<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Bruce Willis

10 scientifically proven, healthy mood-enhancing foods. Load up on these, stay happy

Food has always been referred to as a mood enhancer. For instance, when you’re feeling low, even a bite of a chocolate bar can lift you up. While …

Canada’s 100 best restaurants for a night out according to OpenTable

Looking for a place to eat tonight? Tickle your taste buds at one of these eateries featured on OpenTable’s annual list of the 100 Best Restaurants …

After a three-year delay, Nordstrom hangs its hat on rollout of Rack discount outlets in Canada

Nordstrom is set to open as many as 15 Rack stores in Canada, starting with the first one on Thursday in the Vaughan Mills mall north of Toronto<p>When U.S.-based Nordstrom Inc. arrived in Canada in 2014, the upscale retailer planned to launch its discount Rack chain the following year amid rising …

The secret to making $115 an hour in the gig economy

10 highest-paying fields — with lots of growth — for gig workers<p>This is one hell of a gig.<p>Millions of workers now participate in the gig economy — …

Here’s what Facebook knows about you, and how to download all your data

Facebook has long allowed you to download an archive of all the data the social network has on you, and <i>HackerNoon’s</i> Georges Abi-Heila decided to find out exactly what company knows about its users …<p>Abi-Heila reports (via <i>TNW</i>) that his archive was a 500MB zip file, and it included everything from the …

These sleek $250 earbuds can translate languages in real time — and it's like something out of 'Star Trek'

The company's first product, the Pilot translating earpiece, started as an Indiegogo campaign in 2016. Now, the Brooklyn-based startup says it has sold 27,000 units and has begun shipping to its early customers.<p>The Pilot looks like a fairly standard pair of wireless earbuds. They fit snugly in your …

Netflix's new horror film Veronica dubbed 'scariest ever' is based on a real story - trailer and why it's freaking people out

Netflix has just dropped a ton of new content, but it was a release earlier this week that has everyone talking.<p>Veronica, the Spanish horror movie, …

39 of the best secret categories on Netflix and how to find them

Netflix has an insane amount of content, but it's not always easy to find what you want.<p>The categories Netflix gives you access to are broad, which is made more frustrating by the knowledge that Netflix splits movies and TV shows into incredibly specific micro-categories.<p>Luckily, it's pretty easy …

19 Vegetarian Instant Pot Recipes That Are Easy, Fast and Delicious

The instant pot is seven appliances in one: an electric pressure cooker, a slow cooker, steamer, rice cooker, stockpot, sauté pan and, oh yeah, a …

8 gripping British detective shows to watch on Netflix

Nobody does detective shows quite like the Brits.<p>Sure, America has Columbo, Castle and all those tenacious CSI sleuths, but they’re no match for …

Entertainment

15 incredible Netflix hacks that WILL change your life

Netflix is already hugely popular thanks to the range of TV series and films it has to offer - but even its biggest fans may not be aware of these …

The 10 Best Free Streaming Services You Need To Bookmark Now

Here are Decider, we love the world of entertainment, but we’re still people first. Even when it means supporting artists that we love, paying for …

10 new Netflix shows you should be watching

We have access to so many unique services with so much great content that it’s difficult to filter through it all.<p>How many times do you go to start a …

11 First Sentences That Guarantee the Rest of Your Email Won't Get Read | Inc.com

Imagine you get this email. You don't know the sender, but you open it anyway. How long would you keep reading?<p>Dear Jeff,I hope you're having a great President's Day! I definitely am. Even though I'm spending a little time at work right now, I plan to spend at least part of the day having fun with …

Top 10

How to block web pop-ups, alerts, and autoplaying video

Restore the peace and quiet in any web browser.<p>You follow a link to an article—and suddenly your speakers blare. Pop-ups appear on screen, you accidentally run your mouse over an ad that bursts into life, and an inescapable autoplay video follows you as you scroll down the page. You have to shut up …

Google

Canada's 14 Most Beautiful Places You Need to See

Canada encompasses scenic coastlines, sprawling prairies, imposing mountains, and untouched forests. The different landscapes and cultures found …

Canada

How to make money mining bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies without knowing anything about it

You might think you need an extreme know-how of computers to do any kind of crypto mining, that it couldn't possibly be done by the average person.<p>Turns out, it's absurdly easy.<p>You just need computer parts that are powerful enough to make mining profitable, and a handy piece of software called …

These Movies Are Way Kinkier Than Fifty Shades Freed

When <i>Fifty Shades of Grey</i> was published in 2011, you couldn't go more than a few feet without seeing someone reading it (or reading it behind another …

Movies

Apple AirPods 2: Will Apple’s new wireless buds be in your ears in 2018?

Music to your ears<p>They may have looked a little odd, but Apple’s AirPods are no laughing matter – something you would know if you tried to get your …

Tech Trends

How to avoid a refurb when buying a used iPhone

A quick check can ensure you are buying what was once a new, retail model and not a refurbished or replacement unit.<p>When you are kicking the tires on a used iPhone ($999.99 at T-Mobile USA), there is no Carfax report you can turn to for the iPhone version of a vehicle history. You can inspect the …

T-Mobile

15 Genius Apps Anyone With Anxiety Needs To Download

Whether you have an anxiety disorder, or simply feel worried sometimes, there are apps that can help with anxiety, and get you through your day. …