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Walk in Closet

A Walk in closet made entirely in quarter sawn white oak. All ceilings, walls and cabinet faces done in solids, embedded bead mouldings, with …

How to Replace a Bathtub Spout

Replacing a broken bathtub spout is a simple, inexpensive project. In this article, we'll show you the most common types of spouts, and how to …

Home Improvement

Gunfight Friday: The All-American .30/06 Duel

Today’s gunfight features two rifles chambered for the all-American .30/06 cartridge. The .30/06 is the 12 gauge of calibers: versatile, ubiquitous, …

Top 10 Productivity Gadgets For Students

With today’s developing technology, a plethora of gadgets offers a platform for productivity. I found ten that are compact and portable, that might …

Napping to Boost Productivity: How Long is Too Long?

People tend to think they are too busy for a nap, but in reality napping increases productivity and makes you feel revitalized and focused


Get ready for the 4GB iPhone app

iOS apps are about to get a lot bigger.<p>Apple doubled the size limit of iOS apps from 2GB to 4GB, the company told developers Thursday.<p>The increase is …

Why I'm NOT buying plants from Home Depot or Lowes

This weekend I stopped at Home Depot to pick up a few supplies for our latest DIY adventure. I wandered to the garden center with hopes of picking up …

Home Depot

Astronomers Debate: "How Long Can a Technology-Based Civilization Last?" (Weekend Feature)

Human-caused climate change, ocean acidification and species extinctions may eventually threaten the collapse of civilization, according to some …

Shape-Shifting Frog Found, Goes From Spiky to Smooth in Minutes

Dubbed the "punk rocker” frog, the marble-size amphibian is the first vertebrate known to change its skin texture.<p>Deep in the rain forest of Ecuador lives a very indecisive frog.<p>On a nighttime walk in 2009, scientist Katherine Krynak spotted a well-camouflaged, marble-size amphibian that was …


How to Search for a Particular Reminder on Your iPhone

Open the Reminders app.<p>Make sure all the Reminder folders are visible (by tapping at the very bottom of the screen).<p>At the top of the folders view, a search field is visible.<p>Type the subject you are looking for; it’s easiest if you can remember some keywords in the Reminder. So for my son’s school …


Here's how to get HBO Now on your TV without Apple TV

HBO's over-the-top service is exclusive to Apple devices for its first three months. Here's how to get shows like Game of Thrones on your big screen if you don't have an Apple TV.<p><i>Produced by Matthew Stuart. Narration by Graham Flanagan.</i><p><b>Follow BI Video:</b>On Facebook

Smart TV

5 simple internet safety tips from one of Google's information security engineers

Before Google hired him as its very first, full-time security engineer for its Chrome browser back in 2009, he'd already had experience working for IBM, the NSA, and the US Marine Corps.<p>As one of Google's tech lead managers for Chrome, he's now responsible for making sure the browser stays secure …

Information Systems

Microsoft Aims To Kill Google Chromebooks With $149 Windows 10 Laptops

Despite a lacklustre start, Chromebooks are becoming relatively popular in the super-budget end of the portable market. This has worried Microsoft for some time. After all, with a Google-centric experience, not to mention an operating system in the form of Chrome OS, there’s little if anything to …

Consumer Tech

Are You Ready for Phone Numbers as Unique User Identity?

Using the Web to support the social process has significantly increased in the last decade with the explosion of social network services like Facebook, LinkedIn, Twitter and online dating sites.<p>While having an online identity has certain strengths in providing easy communication by minimizing the …

Identity Theft

NSA considered scrapping its mass phone surveillance program

The National Security Agency may present a united front when it defends against criticism of its bulk phone data collection, but it's now clear that there has been at least some doubt within the ranks. <i>Associated Press</i> sources have revealed that there was an internal proposal to kill the phone …

50 iPad and iPhone Games You Should Be Playing Right Now

Delete Words With Friends. Forget Flappy Bird. And for goodness' sake, get rid of Candy Crush. These are the mobile games you want on your phone.

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