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Guide to using Google+ Auto Backup

Learn how to enable the Google+ Auto Backup feature, select media size and choose which data connection to use, and where to find your backed-up media in this handy guide.<p>The holidays are fast approaching, so it's time to make sure that your captured moments will be safe if your mobile device gets …

Google

10 Easy Shrimp Recipes Everyone Will Love

<b>1. Ginger, Garlic & Chili Shrimp</b><p>In this quick and easy recipe -- adapted from The Splendid Table's <i>How To Eat Supper</i> by Lynne Rossetto Kasper and Sally Swift -- jumbo shrimp are bathed in a brine flavored with salt, sugar and chili powder, and then sautéed with loads of fresh ginger and garlic. It's …

15 Diseases Doctors Often Get Wrong

When you experience strange pains, mysterious digestive issues, or other unexplained symptoms, you’d hope a trip to the doctor would solve your …

Ten Go-to Editing Tips for Using Photoshop

The recent release of Adobe Photoshop Creative Cloud (CC) 2014 (which is the 15th release of the product) got me thinking about my own workflow. …

Tutorials

Let’s Take A Moment To Honor The Shows We Know The Emmys Won’t Ever Celebrate

The problem with TV these days is that there are just too many good shows and actors. Okay, that’s not entirely accurate. The problem is that there are too many people with too many different definitions of the word “good” and there are only so many Emmy categories and nominations to go around, all …

How to Remove Objects From an Image With Photoshop

Photoshop has such a diverse range of tools and image editing capabilities that it’s hard for one person to learn how they all work. It’s easy to …

Tutorials

Diet Strategies

More disturbing, a blood test showed that I was on the verge of diabetes, despite having no obvious symptoms (other than a bulging belly). For the first time, being fat felt irresponsible.<p>But dramatic change doesn't take as long as you might think. In 12 weeks, I lost 33 pounds and whittled 5 …

Garmin Debuts Low-Cost Navigation App to Compete With Google Maps

Before everyone had Google Maps in their pocket, Garmin was one of the leaders in GPS devices.<p>Now the company is trying to get back in the game with …

19 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>Digital Photography School—</b> Read through this goldmine of articles to improve your photography skills; they're helpful even if you're a complete beginner. There's also an active forum where you can find a community of other photographers …

Learning

The 13 Greatest Iced Coffee Recipes for Summer

Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home!<p>Cool down and caffeine up with these delicious iced coffee drinks that you can make at home! Via Redbook.com

When your Mac runs slow, give it a tuneup

Macs are solid machines, but just like their owners they have a tendency to get lethargic as they age. Launching and switching programs takes longer, simple tasks become arduous, and the dreaded beach ball of doom appears more often than it did when your machine was new. The operating system just …

Flatten Your Belly with This Killer Ab Workout

Exercise 1 Basic Workout: Plank<p>Starting at the top of a pushup position, bend your elbows and lower yourself down until you can shift your weight from your hands to your forearms. Your body should form a straight line. Brace your abs (imagine someone is about to punch you in the gut) and hold for …

8 TV Shows You Should Be Watching Right Now

The days of the Big Five broadcast networks monopolizing prime-time are long gone. But while the loosening grip has (thankfully) given viewers juicy …

TV shows

Captured: Is This the Most Perfectly British Photo Ever?

All that's missing perhaps is the Queen Mother.<p>Last night, Windsor Castle set the scene for a dinner hosted by Ralph Lauren for a veritable shining example of British royalty—both fashion royalty and those born into the crown. We especially love a moment captured by a Getty photographer in which …

12 Lies Men Tell Before Sex

Get ready to LOL at these weak lines.<p>You already know men will do anything to get a woman into bed—especially when she's as awesome as you are. And they're rarely slick about it. Get ready to LOL at these weak lines.<i>This post originally appeared on Cosmopolitan.com.</i>

Wellcome image awards 2014: life in extreme close-up - in pictures

Beautiful, strange and occasionally alarming pictures from the shortlist for this year’s Wellcome image awards – which celebrate the very best in science photography and imaging – from an x-ray of a bat to a micrograph of a kidney stone. The exhibition opens on 12 March at three science centres and …

Justin Rose: How To Rip Your 3-Wood

My keys to getting the most out of the most important club: I like hitting driver off tees where the more prudent play is a 3-wood. At tour courses, the setup is often such that I hit my 3-wood from the turf only once a round, or maybe even not at all, depending on how the par 5s are playing. So …

one of my favorite drills for improving my timing is the 2 part drill. Pause half way then finish swing. It helps me slow down my take away and work on my wrist set

Best of dPS 2013

Octafire 8 Port Charge Allows Users to Charge Multiple Devices Simultaneously

In the modern world, a majority of us own multiple gadgets, smartphones or tablets. The main problem arises when you have to charge them. Octafire 8 …

Gear & Gadgets

YouTube's 13 Most-Watched Music Videos of 2013

Google has released its list of the top trending music videos of 2013, so let’s crank up the way-back machine and revisit the ones that made us …

10 Movies You Should Have Seen in 2013

Photo: Courtesy of Warner Bros. Pictures<p>There is nothing better than sitting back and having a marathon in your own living room over the holidays. As the year winds down, the list of must-sees piles up. We selected the best of the year's releases to appease every taste whether you prefer sci-fi …

Living Rooms

Microsoft's Project Siena lets you create Windows apps with ease

If you think creating an app is something only whizkid developers and those with programming skills can do, think again. Microsoft has recently unveiled Project Siena, a Metro-style app that lets anyone create their own Windows 8.1 program with regular PowerPoint and Excel knowhow. As it's a Metro …

Do You Have a Prime Lens in Your Camera Bag?

Do you own a prime lens? Every DSLR owner should have at least one fast, fixed focal length lens in their camera bag. Zoom lenses are great; they can …

Best Android gifts Round-up

With Christmas less than two weeks away, the search for the best gifts for your friends and relatives is reaching a frenzy.<p>If you’re looking for a gift for someone who is an Android user, we’re here to make your search a little easier! Today, we’ll be doing a roundup of some of the best gifts for …

Tech Trends

Google Releases Its Find My iPhone-Style Android Device Manager App In The Play Store

Google launched Android Device Manager back in August, but it curiously made the tool web-only, eschewing a native Android app and causing a lot of confusion in doing so. The Android Device Manager is now in the Play Store, and does most of the things that Apple’s Find My iPhone service does, but …

Learning How to Eat Like a Victoria's Secret Model

<i>Over the course of a month, an ELLE editor learns that being professional-grade skinny is harder than it looks—way harder.</i><p><b>Step one: The consultation</b><p>"I think you should buy a scale." Those were the hard-hitting words of nutritionist-to-the-svelte Dr. Charles Passler, a New York-based professional, …

Best Samsung Galaxy Note 3 accessories

Building on the popularity of the Galaxy Note 2, the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 has been yet another success story for the South Korean company, with 5 million units being shipped in the first month since launch. The Samsung Galaxy Note 3 offers the optimal display size for anyone looking to avoid …

Gear & Gadgets

HBO Go Lands On Google Chromecast

Google has just announced that HBO Go is now available on Chromecast.<p>This means that Chromecast owners with an HBO Go subscription can now stream HBO’s content from their Android or iOS device, as well as the HBO Go web app.<p>Chromecast is Google’s $35 answer to the Apple TV, Roku, etc., letting …