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iOS 11.3 is coming: Get your iPhone and iPad ready for the upgrade

Here's what you need to do to make sure that your upgrade goes smoothly and you don't lose any data.<p><i>Video: iOS 11 bug crashes iPhones and disables</i> …

Apps

iOS 11 tips and tricks you might not know

Get the most out of your iPad and iPhone running iOS 11 by using these hidden features and productivity tweaks.<p>Apple's iOS 11, released in September …

You Can Buy This Tiny Home on Amazon, and Just Wait Till You See the Inside

In case you missed it, you can find pretty much anything your little heart desires on Amazon. Pickle-flavored potato chips? Yep, Amazon's got those. Date-night-approved dresses? It sells plenty of 'em. Chic workout clothes? Amazon has you covered. A heated toilet seat? Psh, obviously it offers one …

Shopping

The 20 Best Movies On Amazon Prime Right Now

<b>Last Updated: April 16th</b><p>Amazon Prime is way more than just a way to get your electronics and books in two days or less. There’s a wide breadth of programming available to stream, and it’s not just recycled titles from Netflix or straight-to-DVD rejects. Although it’s not the easiest streaming …

Televisions

Here's How to Stop iOS 11 From Draining Your iPhone Battery

It's troubleshooting time.<p>The launch of Apple's latest operating system iOS11 in September brought with it a lot of good things–like Wi-Fi sharing and payments through iMessage–and some bad things too, like giving people the tools they need to record private messages without the user knowing.<p>But …

iOS 11: How to turn off your iPhone without the power button

There are some handy new features in iOS 11 that aren’t very sexy, but can be really useful when needed. One of these new features is the ability to power down your iPhone without the sleep/wake (power) button.<p>iOS 11 brings the option to completely shut down your iPhone with the software. This …

Rebooting iPhone 8 is ridiculously complicated

Good luck forcing your iPhone 8 to reboot.<p>If your device ever becomes unresponsive, you’ll have to remember Apple’s complicated new process to restart it. It’s no longer as simple as holding down two buttons.<p>That’s how easy it used to be. On earlier iPhones, you simply had to hold down the Home and …

Mobile Technology

This $200 ring is the first activity tracker I actually want to wear all day, every day

When I got back, I checked my phone to find out my distance, calories burned, minutes active, and heart rate.<p>"You ran 23 active minutes," my phone displayed across the screen. "Only 20 active minutes left today."<p>This was possible thanks to the Motiv ring, a small metal band that fits on the third …

Wearable Tech

These Are the Smartest Netflix Tricks You Need to Know Right Now

Netflix may have made you an expert in marathoning shows, introduced you to new genres or kept you comfortable during repeat viewings of <i>30 Rock</i> — but …

Televisions

25 Sweet, Sexy, and Captivating Books You're Going to Want to Read This Fall

Can you hear that? The first rustling of the leaves? That first whiff of pumpkin? That first cool breeze? Fall is almost here, and I'm ready to tell you what to read after you take that first hay ride through the pumpkin patch. So grab a pumpkin spice latte and get ready: I've got the 25 best new …

The 7 Best Movies Coming to Netflix in August 2017

From explosive new documentaries to bonafide Wachowski classics, Netflix is offering plenty to stream throughout the dog days of summer.<p>Dozens of …

This week’s must-read books

<b>All Our Waves Are Water by Jaimal Yogis</b><br>(Memoir, Harper Wave)<p>The author of “Saltwater Buddha” is back with a memoir that takes him from the Himalayas …

Books

The Simple Key That Will Finally Break Your Bad Habit

How can you use mindfulness to break bad habits?<p>If you’ve ever set concrete goals in life, then you know that’s the easy part. Do you want to walk more frequently throughout your day? Great. Do you need to lay off social media during work hours? No problem. Unfortunately, it’s the actual execution …

Mindfulness

7 tricks to free up space on your iPhone

Use these tips to free up storage space on your iOS device -- and keep it free.<p>When you start running short on space on your iPhone, you can start deleting apps and offloading photos and videos to free up space or you can expand your storage. You can also try to trick your iPhone into freeing up …

Apps

Your Brain Doesn't Want to Change: 5 Ways to Make It

Change is always awkward at first, but it gets easier with practice.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Take a moment and cross your arms. Now, cross them in the opposite direction. Which way was more awkward?<p>If you thought crossing them the second time required more …

Self-help

Real body armor makes this ultra-thin iPhone 7 case possible

A lot of people think that in order to get a case that offers top-notch protection for your iPhone 7 or iPhone 7 Plus, it needs to be a big, bulky, …

9 secret apps to hide your sexts

Since the dawn of time, solitary lovers (more accurately, lusters) have kept the erotic spark alive by sexting. Trading flirty notes and then much …

Apps

24 Classic Movies You Can Watch With Your Kids On Netflix

Going to the movies can be a hassle for parents, but luckily today you can enjoy a huge selection of great films from the comfort of your couch. And you can get the kids involved, too.<p>Netflix recently shared a collection of beloved family movies available on the streaming platform. Take a nostalgia …

Entertainment

Kendra Wilkinson Baskett Sheds Her 'Playboy Girl' Image with Sultry Instagram Photo: 'Who I am Is Who I am'

Kendra Wilkinson has put the past behind her.<p>The 31-year-old spoke candidly in a recent Instagram post, recalling her days in the <i>Playboy</i> Mansion and …

20 Secret iPhone Tips And Hacks That You Didn't Know About

Sure, there's plenty your trusty iPhone can already do, even if you've not upgraded to the shiny new iPhone 7 yet. It can help you find your way …

Netflix Renews ‘One Day at a Time’ for Season 2

Netflix has given a second-season order to the revival of “One Day at a Time.” The Sony Pictures TV comedy, from Norman Lear and showrunners Mike …

TV

Samuel L. Jackson Goes Full ‘Pulp Fiction' Reading People’s Facebook Rants

Samuel L. Jackson joined Jimmy Fallon to strike down people’s angry Facebook comments with great vengeance and furious anger on Friday night.<p>The duo read out online tirades about the price of Girl Scout cookies, the taste of Pop-Tarts and the location of tissues inside Walgreens for the hilarious …

Samuel L. Jackson

How to Snoop-Proof Any Phone or Tablet

It’s likely that you’ve got details of your whole life stored on your phone—the people you know, the banks you’ve used, the videos you’ve wasted …

Information Systems

10 Bad Habits You Must Eliminate from Your Daily Routine

You are the sum of your habits. When you allow bad habits to take over, they dramatically impede your path to success. The challenge is bad habits are insidious, creeping up on you slowly until you don't even notice the damage they're causing.<p><i>"Chains of habit are too light to be felt until they are</i> …

Self-improvement

Kristen Bell, John Travolta, more channel Garth Brooks during Super Bowl pre-game

Kristen Bell sparkles even when she’s disappointed her football team isn’t in the Super Bowl.<p>During the pre-show, comedian Rob Riggle pulled together …

Melissa McCarthy Takes A Beating While Trying To Save The World In KIA’s Super Bowl Commercial

Melissa McCarthy is one of the best comedians out there right now (as proven by her stellar box office record) and she got there mostly because of her physical comedy skills. So it only makes sense that a McCarthy-led Super Bowl commercial would rely on those hilarious skills first and foremost. …

Melissa McCarthy

Stormy new evil looms in 'Stranger Things 2' trailer

Leggo my Eggo! The "Stranger Things" season 2 trailer from Netflix debuts during the Super Bowl with Ghostbusters costumes and gigantic monsters.<p>Get ready for brand new creepy moments in "Stranger Things 2," arriving on Netflix this Halloween.<p>The new trailer, which aired during the Super Bowl …

Entertainment

Bill Belichick’s Reaction To ‘America The Beautiful’ Was Incredible

The pregame rendition of <i>America The Beautiful</i> is going viral for multiple reasons.<p>Jasmine Cephas Jones, Phillipa Soo, and Renee Elise Goldsberry, the …

NFL

Inside the World’s Most Exclusive Members-Only Clubs

Robb Report<p>Motors<p>Aviation<br>• Cars<br>• Marine<br>• Motorcycles<br>• Car of the Month<p>Travel<p>Destinations<br>• Hotels<br>• Resorts<br>• Spas<p>Style<p>Men’s Fashion<br>• Footwear<br>• Jewelry<br>• Watch …

New York City

Jamie Dornan Reveals Fatherhood Changed His Life, Admits Close Relationship With ‘Fifty Shades Darker’ Co-Star Dakota Johnson

When the movie adaption of E.L. James’ “Fifty Shades of Grey” became a worldwide hit, the careers of actors Jamie Dornan and Dakota Johnson, who …