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iPhone 7 Series is Faster Than Any MacBook Air Ever Made

Yesterday, John Gruber at <i>Daring Fireball</i> highlighted just how well Apple's A10 Fusion chip found in its iPhone 7 stands up to the competition in terms of raw speed.<p>Looking at Geekbench results for single and multi-core performance across a range of smartphones, Gruber noted that the iPhone 7 series …

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Power Balls Are the Ultimate Healthyish Snack

Power balls are the gluten-free, vegan snack chef Jessica Koslow of Sqirl eats before she swims every morning. Think: power.<p>We like the word healthyish. You know, healthy, but not. We're conscious of what gets put into our bodies, but not so obsessive that we miss out on insanely flavorful and …

Why You Should Think Twice Before Buying A Cat Like This

Thor is going viral — but even his owners say you should adopt instead.<p>When Rani Cucicov and Hilde De Coster decided to buy a Bengal cat a couple of …

Cat Walks Up to Man and Guides Him Down the Mountain After He Got Lost

A man got lost while he was hiking in the mountains in Gimmelwald, Switzerland. A cat came up to him and showed him the way.<p>Meet the mountain guide …

Divorce: ‘No one tells you about the dent on your wedding finger that doesn’t go’

Sara Davison is a divorce coach – she’s been through it herself and now helps others to come to terms with the loss of a long-term relationship.<p>Sara Davison loved her husband. They had been married for three years, shared a life in Ascot, built a business together and started a family. Then one …

iOS 10 Beta 5 Tidbits: New Lock Screen Sound, Widget Tweaks, and More

Apple today released new versions of iOS 10 to both developers and public beta testers, and as with any major beta update, there are several small changes and tweaks that have been implemented as Apple works to refine the operating system ahead of its release this fall.<p>Today's update, available as …

Apple applies for patent on wearable ECG device as watch, ring, brooch or similar

<i>Patently Apple</i> reports that Apple has applied for a patent related to a wearable electrocardiographic (ECG) device that could take the form of a watch, ring, brooch or similar.<p>A wearable device can be affixed to a limb of the human body such as a wrist or ankle, as an example. The wearable device …

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10 Everyday Relationship Issues That Aren't Worth Freaking Out About

One of the best parts of my job as a couples therapist is that I get to deliver good news.<p>Couples come in fearing that their marriage is too far gone to fix, and I get to tell them it's not.<p>Yes, some people are in serious trouble and if they keep going in the direction they're headed, their worst …

How To Replace The iPhone 6's Battery

The iPhone 6 is a great smartphone, although I’m sure I’m not alone in my desire for a longer-lasting battery. Thankfully, there are a number of battery cases out there (see my roundup of iPhone 6 battery cases here), that can boost battery life. Sadly, like any smartphone, over time your iPhone 6 …

5 Crazy-But-True Ways to Boost Your Fitness Motivation

You won’t believe the surprising tactics that will actually get your butt in gear.<p>Motivation is a tricky thing—and sometimes the best ways to cultivate it aren’t completely obvious. When it comes to these research-backed strategies, that couldn’t be truer. Here are some of the most surprising ways …

Soft Pumpkin Chocolate Chip Cookies Recipe on Food52

• 2 cups all-purpose flour<br>• 1 teaspoon ground cinnamon<br>• 1/4 teaspoon freshly ground nutmeg<br>• 1/4 teaspoon ground allspice<br>• 1/4 teaspoon ground ginger<br>• 1/2 teaspoon kosher salt<br>• 2 teaspoons baking powder<br>• 1 teaspoon baking soda<br>• 1 cup sugar<br>• 1/2 cup vegetable oil<br>• 1 cup canned pumpkin<br>• 1 teaspoon vanilla extract<br>• 1 large egg<br>• 1 …

Blackberry Fluff

<i>In Cooking from Every Angle, we hear from our fearless leaders: Food52 co-founders Amanda & Merrill.</i><p><i>Today: Amanda shows us how to update an old-school dessert.</i><p>Back when it was acceptable to throw some chopped fruit in Jell-O and call it a salad, another, genius Jell-O dish was born. This …

Banana Pudding Recipe on Food52

• 2 tablespoons plus 2 teaspoons cornstarch<br>• 1/2 cup sugar<br>• Pinch kosher salt<br>• 2 large eggs<br>• 2 cups milk<br>• 1 vanilla pod<br>• 1 teaspoon vanilla extract<br>• 2 cups heavy cream<br>• 50 Nilla wafers (please, no substitutes here!)<br>• 6 large, ripe bananas<br>• 1/2 teaspoon freshly grated nutmeg, plus more for garnish<p>To make the pudding: …

How To: Make Typographic Gift Wrap

This year, I vowed to only make or buy handmade holiday gifts for my friends and family, and I've kept to it so far. But wrapping these gifts in …

Dog and Cat Paper Gift Boxes

The other day I stumbled upon this great tutorial (and free template) from Curbly for a very simple gift box, and I made these out of card …

Living Well: 4 Secrets to Wrapping a Present

We covered tying bows last week, now let’s talk about wrapping the presents themselves. I get a little giddy thinking about all of the combinations …

Greyhound Owners Come Out Of The Woodwork

Last week I was talking about how we went out on Spoon River Drive and everywhere we went, there were people wanting to meet Bunny and Flattery …

Hero greyhound saved family by barking in their faces to wake them up when fire broke out in the middle of the night and their alarm failed to go off

A retired greyhound saved the life of his owner and her four young sons after he woke them up when a fire broke out in their home in the middle of …

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Vuzix M100 Smart Glasses go up for pre-order on Amazon

The Vuzix M100 Smart Glasses are now available for pre-order on Amazon, and they’ll be shipping out to buyers on November 27. This is the “prosumer” …

Wearable Tech

The best iPhone apps for doctors

If you are a doctor, or a licensed medical professional, then check out our list of the best iPhone apps for doctors.<p>At long last, calculating …

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A Land of Fire (Book #12 in the Sorcerer's Ring)

• <b>Author:</b> Morgan Rice<p>“THE SORCERER’S RING has all the ingredients for an instant success: plots, counterplots, mystery, valiant knights, and blossoming relationships replete with broken hearts, deception and betrayal. It will keep you entertained for hours, and will satisfy all ages. Recommended for …

The Indigo Spell

• <b>Author:</b> Richelle Mead<p><b>Prepare to be Tested.</b> <b><br>The story that kicked off Richelle Mead’s international #1 bestselling Vampire Academy series is NOW A MAJOR MOTION PICTURE.</b> <b><br>Read it Before it Hits Theaters February 14th, 2014!</b><p><i>Sydney Sage is an Alchemist, one of a group of humans who dabble in magic and</i> …

Boy With Rare Brain Tumor Beats All Odds After Given a Year to Live

When Daniel Biljanoski was 12 years old, he had a cancerous brain tumor the size of a goose egg removed from his head.<p>His doctors in upstate New York …

I have brain cancer. What’s your excuse?

You may have caught the article by my friend and co-founder Matt Ehrlichman last month, titled “My 32-year-old co-founder has a brain tumor — seriously?”<p>To set the record straight, I’m 33 now, not quite old enough to start lying about my age, but I probably wouldn’t get any grief for it if I …

Janet Pruneau, 4, Faces Mystery Brain Tumor Baffling Doctors, And Her Family Needs Help (PHOTOS)

On Thursday, 4-year-old Janet Pruneau was scheduled for a blood transfusion and perhaps the insertion of a feeding tube. It was another day in her fight against a mysterious cancer that threatens her life.<p>Janet, from O'Fallon, Ill., has a brain tumor that has no name and no specific diagnosis, her …

Here Is a List of the Best 50 Bars in the World

Cocktail industry publication <i>Drinks International</i> has just unleashed its 2013 list of the <b>World's Best Bars</b> — determined by "the most influential and knowledgeable bar industry professionals on the planet" — during a (live-Tweeted) ceremony in London. For the second consecutive year, London's …

How to Open a Bottle of Beer Without an Opener

<i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Be the savior of gatherings everywhere, and open a beer with your bare hands and a spoon.</i><p><i>“Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place</i> …

It’s Not You – How To Know When Apple Services Are Down

Apple reported some system outages early Wednesday, with multiple services going down between 9:30 and 11:00 am. Game Center and FaceTime were also down for a shorter period of time around 9:30, an outage lasting till 9:45 or so. Here’s what that looks like:<p>Multiple Services – 9:28 AM – 10:57 AM – …

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Can Good Design Help You Get Laid?

And if not, what can? Leveraging the power of design, a new site is here to help people rub their parts together.<p>Good design can reveal the beauty of a chair, or send a rocket ship into interstellar space. It can distill form, function, and meaning down to its essence; bridge insurmountable social …