Joel Carino

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Zero-waste lifestyle need not be expensive

MANILA -- The zero-waste lifestyle is thought by most to be a privelege only the rich and affluent millenials can afford. But the truth is, there is …

10 Futuristic Design Concepts That Will Change the Way We All Live

<i>This post is sponsored by JetBlue. JetBlue is purchasing carbon offsets, and encouraging customers and TrueBlue members to purchase carbon offsets for their own future travel. The city whose TrueBlue members donate the most TrueBlue points to CarbonFund.org via JetBlue.com/donate in May will</i> …

Stolen copper showing up again in Calgary scrap yards

The owner of a scrap metal yard wants Calgary police to turn their attention, once again, to cracking down on copper thieves.<p>"People are going in and …

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Erin Anderssen: Religious beliefs do not make it okay to shame and inconvenience other travellers

Don't want to sit next to me because I am a woman? There's always a female-free space in the baggage hold.<p>Ask me to move because your weepy toddler has been placed three aisles away from you? I can accommodate you, though I might grumble a little if I lose my aisle seat.<p>The more airlines scrimp and …

The 7 Most-Needed Repair Tips Every Homeowner Should Know

These are the 7 most-needed repair tips every homeowner should know.<p>1. Fix a Leaky Toilet<p>The Home Depot<p>Running toilets not only rob sleep, they waste …

Is it bad to crack your knuckles?

It’s so satisfying, but is it dangerous? Greg Foot explains.<p>If you ‘“crack” the joints of your hand regularly, you may wonder if it’s doing any damage. Some would have it that “you’ll get arthritis” in the long-term, but is there any truth to this?<p>To find out, Greg Foot and the BritLab team …

DIY Braided Rug Tutorial: Recycling Old Towels

As you already know from all the projects we’ve been showing you on this website, any material can be recycled. Whether you want to transform an old …

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February 25: Your daily horoscope

<b>IF TODAY IS YOUR BIRTHDAY</b><p>No matter how many setbacks you've had to endure in recent months your future is bright, so stop feeling sorry for yourself and start making plans – and make them big. The universe wants you to enjoy life, so let it happen.<p><b>ARIES (March 21 - April 20):</b><p>You must expect one or …

game firms press for flexibility on temporary foreign workers

A week after the federal government agreed to allow universities to be partly self-governing in how they comply with the temporary foreign worker program, the video-game industry is looking for similar flexibility when it recruits workers from abroad.<p>The industry argues that restrictions aimed at …

12 Common Home Repairs That YOU Can Do

Sometimes you don't need to hire a pro.<p>Sometimes you don't need to hire a pro. In her new book, <i>DIY Home Repairs: 100 Fix-It-Yourself Projects</i>, Sarah Berry provides a step-by-step home improvement guide so you can do it on your own. We've rounded up 12 solutions to your most common household …

Rodale Wellness Is Now Books for Better Living - Books for Better Living

<p>Rodale Wellness has found a new home with Books for Better Living, and we’re excited to welcome you all to our community! With our health and …

How these energy geeks are re-imagining an old school utility

Orange County, Ca (Reuters) - Welcome to the utility industry’s future - or at least that’s what Southern California Edison is hoping.<p>Electric cars sit charging in a parking garage at the University of California, Irvine January 26, 2015. REUTERS/Lucy Nicholson<p>Here in a non-descript, …

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12 clever gadgets every college student should have

There’s nothing like the start of a new semester. It’s the perfect time to turn over a new leaf and to set goals. As colleges and universities get …

8 art supplies you can make at home

Kids can go through a large amount of art supplies. It's wonderful to see them expressing their creativity, but keeping up with the demand can mean …

How Taiwan Is Curbing Children's Daily Technology Exposure

Parents in the Asian country are now legally required to limit their kids' screen time.<p>A lot of parents worry that their children are spending too much in front of phones and tablets. Parents in Taiwan are now legally obliged to do something about it, though the parameters of the rule are …

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Diply

Diply is a leading social entertainment publisher that creates captivating content for millennials. We are a ComScore Top 10 Lifestyle property with …

10 DIY Ways to Amp Up Builder-Grade Basics

Ditch the cookie-cutter look in your kitchen and bathroom.<p>Ditch the cookie-cutter look in your kitchen and bathroom. This article originally appeared on GoodHousekeeping.com

Nine of the Easiest DIY Repairs You Don't Need a Professional For

There are some household repairs that are so simple, even the pros feel bad about charging for them (really!). Many of these plumbing, heating, …

22 clever DIY home organization hacks to simplify your life

The holidays are over. It’s time to put away the decorations and get your home organized for a new year.<p>Upcycle old drawers and turn them into shelves<p>…

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Most Popular Windows Downloads and Posts of 2014

Each year, we discover new downloads for Windows and highlight the tips and guides that can help you make the most of your system. Here were our most …

25 Genius DIY Storage Solutions Your Home Needs Now

Say goodbye to entryway chaos forever.<p>If your house is overwhelmed with clutter, it's time to bust out your tool set to wrangle the situation once and for all. These projects are designed to organize and streamline the messiest trouble spots in your home.

Best Washers for $800 or Less

How much should you spend on a washer? You don’t have to pay $1,000 or more to get a washer that cleans well. Consumer Reports' tests found …

5 Easy Home Repairs | DIY Guide - Consumer Reports

<b>Problem: Radiators won’t heat up</b> <b><br>Solution: Bleed out the air.</b> Cast iron radiators have their charm but over time air can get trapped inside leaving …

11 money-saving habits that can cost you

Trying to cut costs in your daily budget is a valiant — and often necessary — practice. A few dollars saved here and there can amount to a sizable …

Audience Choice Winner Roadie Automagically Tunes Your Guitar

Roadie is a nifty little robotic device. It’s a small box that you put on your guitar’s machine heads. You connect it to your phone and it automatically tunes your guitar, all by itself. Earlier today, the startup was selected as the audience choice in the Disrupt NY Battlefield. And it’s no …

Fifty Years of BASIC, the Programming Language That Made Computers Personal

Knowing how to program a computer is good for you, and it’s a shame more people don’t learn to do it.<p>For years now, that’s been a hugely popular …

Drones banned from Yosemite, other parks

If you're planning to enjoy this spring or summer at a national park, you'd better leave your drone at home.<p>On Friday, Yosemite National Park in California turned heads when it announced that drones, the unmanned aircraft increasingly making their way into private hands, aren't welcome in the park, …