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How to Share Your Calendars From iPhone and iPad

You can share the calendars on Apple iOS devices with other people, privately and publicly.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

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From the Inside, This Tiny House Feels Giant

A clever layout helps 150 square feet feel super spacious.<p>As longtime fans of the tiny house movement, we're constantly impressed by the way these humble abodes maximize space — or rather, <i>lack</i> of space. At first glance, this cute home definitely looks like quite the tiny charmer (that fold-out …

The Secret to Keeping Fingerprints Off Your Stainless Steel

Plus, one method you absolutely shouldn't use.<p>You probably beamed with pride the day your stainless steel fridge, dishwasher, or microwave was installed. It was just so sleek, modern, and shiny — the stuff kitchen dreams are made of.<p>But the bubble likely burst a few days later when you realized how …

The Breathing Trick That Puts You to Sleep in Seconds

Sweet slumber can be yours in a minute or less.<p>Nothing is worse than lying awake at night, willing your brain to shut down so you can rest. Warm milk, lavender oil, and counting sheep — we've all tried them. But the new solution could be simply learning to breathe.<p><b>What is it?</b><p>The 4-7-8 breathing …

14 Genius Tricks to Keep Fresh Food From Spoiling Fast

Because you didn't pay $4.50 for a pint of moldy strawberries.<p>1. Put paper towels in the salad drawer.<p>Lining your crisper with a few sheets of paper towels absorbs the condensation that the veggies generate as they chill. Excess moisture can make your fresh foods wilt and much faster, so the paper …

Understanding the Real Source of Back Pain

<i>By Pete Egoscue</i><p>In the United States, back pain is one of the top complaints people bring to their doctors. What is the cause of this back pain that is so prevalent in our culture?<p>First, some basic anatomy. The human spine is called "the segmented bone," meaning it's a bone that the body recognizes …

5 Fruits and Veggies You've Been Eating Wrong

Prepare to have your mind blown.<p>If you're anything like us, you would eat a lot more beets, pomegranates, and kiwis if you could just figure out an easy way to prep them. Luckily, some of our favorite food blogs have come up with pretty ingenious ways to simplify the process. Take a look, then try …

10 Genius In-Flight Dining Hacks

A lot of airports are upping their food game with healthier options, barista-quality coffee, and restaurants from big-name chefs. Still, if you want …

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Microsoft starts prompting Windows 7 and Windows 8 users to ‘reserve’ their free Windows 10 upgrade

In January, we learned that for one year, Microsoft would offer free Windows 10 upgrades to those running Windows 7, Windows 8.1, and Windows Phone 8.1. While Windows 10 for PCs isn’t launching until July 29 and Windows 10 for phones is coming after that, we’re now seeing the first indications of …

What Your Body Is Trying to Tell You

Common signals you shouldn’t ignore.<p>The body is a magnificent machine. When things go awry, it generally doesn’t just shut down without warning, like …

13 Homemade Herbal Balms + Salves

Peppermint + lavender headache balm<p>To relief headaches, use a combination of peppermint and dried lavender, which will keep for quite a while if …

56 Gorgeous Flowers for Every Part of America

These official petals prove there are beautiful blooms from sea to shining sea.<p>Iowa has the Wild Rose and Mississippi has the Magnolia. (And if you're wondering about the 56, it's because we included the District of Columbia and other U.S. territories, too!) See which fragrant flower holds weight …

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10 Things To Do In Europe Before You Die

<i>by Caitlin Morton and the Editors of Condé Nast Traveler</i><p>JOHN KELLERMAN / Alamy<p>Whether it's catching an opera in Vienna, having afternoon tea in London, shopping for leather in Florence or sipping a cocktail by the Eiffel Tower -- we've rounded up 10 things you need to do, eat, see, shop for and …

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Why do we have allergies?

Allergic reactions to everything from pollen to peanuts make life a misery for millions. But why does our body over-react to seemingly benign intruders? Carl Zimmer reports.<p>For me, it was hornets.<p>One summer afternoon when I was 12, I ran into an overgrown field near a friend’s house and kicked a …

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11 Fun Places to Show Off Your Favorite Fabric

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25 sources of free public domain books

Updated on Mar 18, 2018<p>750<p><b>Want to load your e-reader or tablet with free ebooks, legally? Check out this list of sites that offer free public domain</b> …

This Is What It Looks Like To Dive Between Continents

This takes "two places at once" to a whole new (lower) level.<p>The Silfra fissure is a deep, watery crack that separates the North American and Eurasian continents. It's the place where two massive tectonic plates once met and now slowly drift apart, causing earthquakes about once per decade.<p>For …

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A good chart to show hold long your vegetables, fruit and… other stuff would stay fresh for. Brought to you by visual.ly, a place with a TON of …

Hey Fran Hey — A Guide To Salad Greens “Salad greens are a great...

<b>A Guide To Salad Greens</b><p><b>“</b>Salad greens are a great source of vitamins, especially A, C, and K. Many are high in iron, some even have surprising amounts …

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River Cruising: What’s New in 2014

The art of river cruising has evolved in surprising ways over the past few years and 2014 promises to bring even more pivotal changes. Cruise …

Ultimate Cruise Planner

If you’ve never stepped foot on a cruise ship, you might not know the first thing about planning the perfect vacation at sea. Get your feet wet with …

10 Easy Pieces: Humidifiers

Did you know that humidifiers come in surprising shapes, sizes, and materials (several with interesting design names attached)? Or that proper …

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Infographic: How Much Sugar Is In Your Favorite Foods?

On the heels of our sugar, diabetes and Alzheimer's discussion, is this infographic that shows you just how much sugar is in some of your favorite …

6 Natural Ways to Eliminate Aphids

Connect with Us<p>6 Natural Ways to Eliminate Aphids<p>Have aphids moved into your yard? These little pests can do a number on your garden. They carry …