Ken Jeffery

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The Best Bottles of Rum You Can Drink Right Now

It’s time for your annual break from whiskey for something with equal complexity: rum. Rum has, for a few years now, been lurking in whiskey’s shadow …

Best to-do list apps of 2018 for managing tasks on any platform

Put those sticky notes back in your desk drawer. Our picks for the best to-do apps can help you manage tasks, stay on top of to-do lists, remind you of upcoming events, and even collaborate on projects with colleagues. All of our picks do a good job of covering the basics, but each approaches …

Apps

Turn your old iPad into a photo frame for $2

Got an old tablet lying around? I'm a huge fan of repurposing it into a full-time digital photo frame. (Indeed, it's at the top of my list of new uses for old tablets.)<p>I say this as someone who's owned an actual, dedicated photo frame for years -- one that cost around $150 when I bought it. I love …

Europe's Best Frozen Berries Recalled In Canada

Two different berry mixes are affected.<p>Health Canada says a brand of frozen mixed berries is being recalled because of possible salmonella …

18 Gmail settings that will change how you think about your inbox

Make your inbox more efficient and effective with these easily overlooked options.<p>When it comes to managing email, you need every advantage you can get.<p>Google recognizes this. The company has packed Gmail with dozens of advanced options that can save you time and add powerful possibilities into …

All the live TV streaming services compared: Which has the best channel lineup?

With the runaway popularity of on-demand streaming video services like Netflix, YouTube, Amazon Video and Hulu, more people are deciding to stop paying for cable TV. But just because you cut the cord doesn't mean you have to give up live TV.<p>Right now seven major services offer live TV steamed over …

Smart TV

Attorney calls for sanctions in Dakota Access pipeline suit

Attorneys for a Florida-based environmental publication want a federal judge in North Dakota to sanction the Texas-based developer of the Dakota Access oil pipeline in a dispute over whether the publication can be sued.<p>Earth First Journal maintains Energy Transfer Partners attorneys aren't acting …

10 Things All Inspirational People Immediately Stop Doing (to Discover Genuine Happiness)

Meaningful life changes start with letting go of what's not serving you.<p>Be honest with yourself.<p>You are the problem--the one creating your own suffering. You--the voice in your head reading this, thinking about past experiences, and dreaming of the future--are the only one responsible for your …

Times Critics’ Top Books of 2017

This was a year when books — like the rest of us — tried to keep up with the news, and did a pretty good job of it. Novels about global interconnectedness, political violence and migration; deeply reported nonfiction accounts of racial and economic strife in the United States; stories both imagined …

Man Booker Prize

There's a Totally New Type of Diabetes And It's Being Misdiagnosed as Type 2

Type 3c diabetes might be surprisingly widespread.<p>Most people are familiar with type 1 and type 2 diabetes.<p>Recently, though, a new type of diabetes …

Diabetes

Can people with type 2 diabetes eat honey?

People with diabetes are often told they should not eat sweets and other foods that contain sugar because they may cause a spike in blood sugar …

Diabetes

5 Inspiring TED Talks That Will Free You to Be Happy and Successful

What’s the secret to happiness and achievement? Sometimes it’s not so much what you do as what you stop doing. That’s the lesson behind some of the …

TED Talks

Why the 8-hour workday doesn’t work

The 8-hour workday is an outdated and ineffective approach to work. If you want to be as productive as possible, you need to let go of this relic and …

Time Management

Tip: Make Protein Poppers

Volumized protein snacks that fuel you up and fill you up. Get the easy, no-bake recipe here.<p>When it comes to protein bars, most recipes call for …

How Do U.S. Citizens Living Abroad Get Taxed?

Moving away from the country doesn't give you a pass from the IRS.<p>Even if you live overseas, Uncle Sam wants his cut of your income.<p>Americans who …

The Ultimate Secret to Getting More Stuff Done

Here's how to work smart to get more done.<p>For many entrepreneurs and busy professionals, the pursuit of getting more done during a typical workload can seem daunting. We're distracted constantly; we spend considerable time putting out fires and managing those who can't manage themselves.<p>Think about …

Yikes: This Is What Casual Drinking Actually Does to Your Body

A few years ago, people would balk if you said you were ditching alcohol for a month "just because." But when I did a call out on social media to ask …

Metagenome-wide association studies: fine-mining the microbiome

1.<p>Qin, J. <i>et al.</i> A human gut microbial gene catalogue established by metagenomic sequencing. <i>Nature</i> <b>464</b>, 59–65 (2010). <b>This study details the first gene</b> …

How to Break the Bad Habits That Hold You Back in Life

<b>“You'll never change your life until you change something you do daily. The secret of your success if found in your daily routine.” ~John C. …