Lisa G

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Why you should erase Alexa’s memory (and how to do it)

Alexa holds onto your previous searches and commands so she can serve you better. While this seems totally logical, there are a couple of times when you would want Alexa to just forget everything you've told her. Luckily, you can delete your history online or in the app without a whole lot of fuss. …

Smart Homes

12 Of The Best Make-Up Setting Sprays To Stop Your Face From Sliding Off In The Heat

Beat the heat.<p>In this weather, make-up setting sprays are essential. The sweaty commute to work has defeated the pretty cream blusher you applied before setting off, and by the time it reaches 3pm there's virtually nothing left of the dreamy YSL foundation you spent last month's wages on.<p>Enter the …

Marc Jacobs

Secrets Of Apple Pay On iPhone: The Complete How-To Guide For Reluctant Users

Apple Pay has been around since October 2014 in the US and July 2015 in the UK. More countries have followed suit since. It’s an Apple product so, as you’d expect, it’s intuitive and straightforward to use, right? Well, mostly, yes.<p>But I find a lot of people I talk to (really, a lot), don’t use it …

Apple Pay

Your smart speakers are listening to you. Here's how to delete their recordings.

Keep your data to yourself.<p>Your friendly neighborhood smart speaker can do everything from dictate recipes to control door locks. On the less positive side, it's also capable of eavesdropping on your conversations and activities. What's a privacy-concerned citizen to do?<p>To better predict your …

Google Home

Seven Excel Tricks You Need To Start Using

Image: iStock<p>Microsoft Excel is packed with useful data management features that don't see a lot of use, like pivot tables, index and match, and …

Microsoft Excel

Russian Router Malware Just Got Much Worse: What to Do

Remember that Russian router malware warning from last week? The situation is even worse than we originally thought, and a whole lot more router …

Wi-Fi

Dr Michael Mosley: The experts agree - this 800-calorie diet works

Dr Michael Mosley: Many claim crash diets don't work and trigger 'starvation mode'... but now the experts agree - this 800-calorie meal plan works<p>A …

Holistic Medicine

Whatever You Do, Don't End A Job Interview This Way

The best way to end a job interview is to get up and go. Don’t linger. Your time is valuable. You are just as happy to leave as you were to arrive. The interview is over and you have other important places to be.<p>Don’t grovel and try to slam in one more story about your awesomeness before you go.<p>The …

Career Development

5 Calorie-burning Rowing Workouts to Burn Fat Fast

Rowing is a great way to burn calories and develop a lean, muscular physique. Even if you hate cardio, you’ll quickly see the benefits of rowing …

Exercise

How to see everything Amazon Echo has recorded on you

Amazon Echo has been in headlines recently after a family discovered that it secretly recorded a whole conversation and sent it out to a …

Amazon Echo

The Internet Is Obsessed With These 10 Anti-Aging Hand Creams

Skincare brands focus almost all of their energy, money, and time on creating products that hydrate, nourish, and protect the skin on your face, …

Skin Care

31 Everyday Products On Amazon You Didn't Know You Can Save A Ton Of Money On If You Buy In Bulk

The driving motivation behind most bargain hunters is simple and logical: there's no need to break the bank on products when they can be found for a …

Shopping

This Night Cream Is So Good It Keeps Selling Out At Target

Good night creams are always in high demand. They have the power to reverse the common signs of aging by targeting your skin during its regeneration …

Skin Care

A Cop Pulled Over James Corden and Adam Levine During Carpool Karaoke to Hear Them Sing

<i>Carpool Karaoke</i> briefly turned into <i>Cops</i> on Thursday night’s episode of <i>The Late Late Show</i>.<p>In the latest installment of the popular segment, Maroon 5’s …

Music

15 Whole30 Meal-Prep Recipes to Make Those First Few Weeks a Little Less Scary

It’s official: You’ve committed to the Whole30. You’ve trashed your candy stash, deep-sixed anything deep-fried, and dumped (read: drank) the last of …

Cooking

Nine Common Interview Questions That Leave A Poor Impression

Job searching can be a nerve-wracking experience for many people. Dealing with a resume, preparing for an interview and then completing an interview can get the best of anyone. However, there is a lot that you can do to prepare. The easiest way is to think about the questions that you will ask at …

Remote Working

13 Instant Pot tips, recipes and features everyone should know

The Instant Pot is a pressure cooker that also also sautés, slow cooks, makes poultry tender and juicy and can even be used for canning. While all the buttons, valves settings and accessories may seem daunting, we've rounded up some of our best tips to make you a skilled Instapot user.<p>The basics<p>But …

Cooking

How to protect your router and Wi-Fi from Russian hackers

A few weeks ago, the United States Computer Emergency Readiness Team (US-CERT) issued an alert about state-supported Russian hackers carrying out attacks against a large number of home routers in the U.S. These hackers are organized, motivated and well-funded.<p>They’re not a bunch of misanthropic …

Cyber-attacks

How To: 14 Safari Privacy Settings You Need to Check on Your iPhone

Facebook, Equifax, even Twitter — thanks to recent security breaches and data scandals, our privacy and how it's managed is in the public eye more …

Information Systems

Three iOS tricks you're probably not using

Apple has packed a lot of features into iOS. Problem is, you can't use them if you don't know they are there.<p>Here are three simple, yet highly …

The 4 Words Every Hiring Manager Wants to Hear, According to a Headhunter

One short sentence is they key to landing the job.<p>Nick Corcodilos has been working in HR for years. He began working as a headhunter in Silicon …

8 Books Every Manager Should Read to Become a Better Leader

There's a worthwhile book out there for whatever you need to move forward on your leadership journey.<p>6 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>It is okay to admit that managing other people is challenging. It requires monitoring multiple emotional energies, …

Self-improvement

How to Stop Your Apple Watch From Launching the 'Now Playing' App When Audio Plays on Your iPhone

Most Apple Watch owners will recognize the "Now Playing" app – it automatically launches by default whenever you play audio through the Music or Podcasts app on your iPhone. A similar screen shows when you play audio through any third-party iPhone app that also has an Apple Watch extension, like …

6 Anti-Aging Foundations That Erase Years Instantly

<i>This article originally appeared on Health.</i><p>Your skin has totally different needs in your 30s and 40s than it does in your 20s, and buying makeup that …

19 Hidden Amazon Shopping Tricks You Should Be Using—Even if You're Not a Prime Member

All the ways to be an Amazon power user.<p>Amazon is huge. So huge, in fact, that approximately 64% of American households had a Prime membership in …

I had no idea this hidden iPhone trick existed, and now it’s one of my favorites

A few months ago I told you about a nifty little iOS trick that may very well keep some iPhone and iPad users from losing their minds. How annoying …

I Finally Figured Out How to Make the Crispiest, Crunchiest Chickpeas—And They’re Seriously Good on Everything

Crispy chickpeas are one of those things you either need to nail, or it’s a total disappointment. <i>Almost</i> crispy chickpeas just don’t cut it. In my …

Recipes

Google Keeps a Record of Your ENTIRE Search History. Here’s How to Delete It in 4 Easy Steps

You can also download a file of your entire search history.<p>YouTube. Panera. Facebook. Equifax. Every week, it seems, there’s a new hack to worry …

How to Specify Your Activity Type in the Apple Watch Workout App

When you open the Apple Watch Workout app, the main screen by default offers you 10 quick-start workout types that you can use to track your exercise. These include Walking, Running, Cycling, Elliptical, Rower, Stair stepper, HIIT, Swimming, and Wheelchair.<p>If you want to track a more specialized …

Want Your Employees to Rave About Your Leadership Skills? Make Sure Any of These 6 Things Happen Daily

It's been found that you can achieve great results and have meaningful relationships at the same time.<p>Whether your company is a startup or an established firm, I want to share about a compelling leadership model that will get the best out of employees.<p>It's based on the seminal research of Dr. Jim …