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This app could be the key to speaking a second language

The world is getting smaller thanks to technology, media, more convenient travel, and — let's be honest — Netflix. It's becoming more valuable than …

Language

12 "Game of Thrones" Style Castles To Rent This Summer

...just in time for the premiere of Season 7.<p>With <i>Game of Thrones</i> returning this Sunday, luxury rentals on the rise and our affinity for anything royal going strong, it only seems apropos that your summer vacation rental should be something more majestic. Whether you're traveling stateside or have …

Game of Thrones

Google teaches kids to code with scenes from 'Wonder Woman'

A new app helps teen girls learn the importance of coding.<p>Google has an interest in teaching kids how to code. After all, they're going to be the next generation of engineers and developers inventing and supporting Google's products. Yesterday, the tech giant announced that they'd teamed with …

Celebrity (UK)

Are eggs healthy?

<b>(CNN) —</b> In some ways, eggs are very good for you.<p>First of all, they are a nutrient-dense food. They contain high-quality protein, meaning eggs offer all nine essential amino acids that can't be made by humans and therefore must come from our diets. Protein in eggs can help build and preserve muscle …

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5 Cooperative Games to Play With Kids Who Hate to Lose

Losing graciously is a tough skill to master for children–and, let’s be honest, for some adults as well. Cooperative board games with everyone …

Board Games

10 Essential MST3K Episodes to Watch Before The NEW Season

For anyone who has been trapped aboard a satellite for the past few months, the new season of <i>Mystery Science Theater 3000</i> will premiere on Netflix …

Amazon announces apprenticeship program to train veterans for high paying tech jobs

Amazon today signed an agreement with the US Department of Labor to create an apprenticeship program designed to aid military veterans as they attempt to re-enter the workforce.<p>Through ApprenticeshipUSA, veterans can take on paid internships at Amazon and learn the tech skills needed to move into …

Star Wars 'Rogue One': How Palpatine made the Galaxy great again

<b>HONOLULU</b>, December 16, 2016 – Have you seen the exciting new Star Wars interquel, <i>Rogue One</i>? As a political scientist, I’ve always appreciated the …

Two diet drinks a day could double the risk of diabetes, study finds

Two fizzy drinks a day could double the risk of diabetes - even if they are diet versions - a Swedish study has found.<p>Research by the Karolinska Institute on 2,800 adults found that those who consumed at least two 200ml servings of soft drinks daily were 2.4 times as likely to suffer from a form of …

Here’s What A Perfect 30-Minute Workout Looks Like

When life gets insanely busy (y'know, as life does), even an hour-long workout can seem like a luxury that you just don't have the time for. But even …

This tiny little $9 adapter adds 150Mbps wireless N to any computer

If you have an older desktop or laptop computer, there’s a good chance you’re not fully taking advantage of your home wireless network. Are slow …

Wi-Fi

10 mistakes you’re making at the airport

From the baggage drop to the security line to the boarding gate, just getting through the airport these days can throw pitfalls at you that you never …

7 Trips That Are Better (and Cheaper) In the Fall

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A quick way to fix your internet connection and make it faster: Update your router's firmware

Updating the firmware (a process often called "flashing the firmware") can help a router work better and sometimes even repair an annoying bug or add support for faster internet speed. This is especially when a router reset doesn't help.<p>Some routers require you to use a desktop or mobile app to …

Game of Thrones epic U.S. concert tour announced

A <i>Game of Thrones</i> live concert experience is coming to a city near you.<p>HBO’s fantasy hit is launching a major nationwide tour produced by Live Nation …

Game of Thrones

How to fight sweet cravings when sugar is everywhere

By Jae Berman<p>Cravings are a real thing. They take over your mind and body. I have been at home, in my pajamas, exhausted from a long day, and I catch myself opening every cupboard and drawer in my kitchen searching for any morsel of sugar I can find, debating whether I should jump in the car and go …

Nutrition

JJ Abrams ‘thinking’ about killing off Anton Yelchin’s ‘Star Trek’ character Chekov

Producer states that there are no plans to recast the role<p><i>Star Trek</i> producer <b>JJ Abrams</b> has revealed that there are no plans to recast the role of …

Top 50 Netflix movies available now

There are some brilliant award-winning, genre-changing, thought-provoking movies streaming right now on Netflix – UPDATED<p>Struggling to find a movie …

Ryan Reynolds

Yogurt is not just for breakfast! 53 ways to use this magical ingredient

When it comes to yogurt, it's time to start thinking beyond those little plastic containers you grab for breakfast. This creamy high protein, low-fat food is one of the most versatile dairy products in your fridge. From French toast to facial masks to making your puppy's fur shine (yes, really!), …

18 Movies That Will Make You Want to Travel the World This Instant

Travel the entire world without ever leaving your couch.<p>Even though these movies weren't all shot on location, they will still satisfy your desire to get up and go.<p>1. Paris, France: <i>Amelie</i><p>The surreal tale of a young woman (Audrey Tautou) who sees the world in a magical way.<p>2. French Riviera: <i>To Catch</i> …

Audrey Hepburn

Former Disney Staffers Share Their Best Hacks For The Parks

<i>Photo: ᅡᄅ RSBPhoto1 / AlamyᅡᅠStock Photo</i><p>If your spring or summer plans include a stay at Disney World, you're likely aware that there are a ton of tips and tricks for making the most of your stay. But beyond "hidden Mickeys" and trading pins with characters, here are a few smart insider hacks from …

Hacking

This Is the Best Exercise to Erase Your Belly Pooch, Says Science

Start planning a goodbye party for your tummy.<p>In the weight-loss game, not all fat is created equal. And if you're trying to lose that belly pooch you just <i>know</i> is hiding a six pack, stomach fat is a particularly stubborn beast.<p>But never fear: A recent study just found that one workout is …

Exercise

Super Mario Maker heads to PC and mobile with wallpaper creator

The closest thing to a Nintendo PC port you're gonna get<p>Nintendo has launched a <i>Super Mario Maker</i>-themed wallpaper creator, expanding the game's level creation to the PC and mobile devices.<p>While the functionality of the wallpaper designer — or, if you prefer, <i>Super Mario Maker</i> wallpaper maker — is …

Mobile Devices