Sharon Koziel

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4 Life-Changing Amazon Shopping Tricks Everyone Needs To Know

Every last minute shopper, busy human, and procrastinator thanks their lucky stars for the day <b>Amazon</b> came into their life. Instead of rummaging …

eCommerce

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

The Secret Ingredients Grandma Puts in Her Sugar Cookies

Amp up your baking game and make cookies that rival Grandma’s! These added ingredients go way beyond an extra dash of vanilla: They’ll have everyone …

Dessert

Road Trip Around Iceland

A seemingly magical land which has been gaining popularity is the country of Iceland, which is home to greater than 350,000 people — more than two …

Travel

New trip planner tool combines Divvy, public transit for smarter route

Coord helps riders plan a trip in a way they actually travel<p>While Divvy and other bike-share programs provide an affordable transportation option for some Chicago residents, the apps and digital tools accompanying them have been clunky at best. Now, Coord, a mobility data company, is hoping to …

Transit

12 Brilliant Tech Hacks For Your Next Trip

Ready, set, bookmark! To make your trips as hassle-free and enjoyable as possible, we've rounded up the best tech travel hacks on the web — from how to pack properly to how to share photos once you've returned, you'll find it all right here. How did we ever travel without them before?<p>When you're on …

Hacking

The Fastest Way To Remove People From Your Photos Automatically

YouTube

Microsoft is making it easier to take screenshots in Windows 10

The next Windows 10 Insider preview build includes a lot of trial features -- including a new way to take screenshots. Instead of putting its Screen Sketch tool behind the Windows Ink menu, it's now a standalone app. Users will be able to summon it with a shortcut (winkey + shift + S). But instead …

9 hidden places in Budapest worth discovering

<b>(CNN) —</b> Millions of travelers head to Budapest each year ready to be amazed by its stunning skylines, brilliant architecture and the rich flavors of cuisine of Hungary .<p>Strolling around the narrow streets of the Buda district, taking in superb views of the Parliament and going on scenic walks along …

European Travel

Xbox Adaptive Controller first look: A new, necessary gamepad

Microsoft stumbled into the accessibility market about three years ago, with the launch of the Xbox One Elite controller. The Elite wasn't designed to help people with disabilities play video games -- in fact, it was built for hardcore players who wanted more mapping options by adding rear paddle …

How to make personalized candles [cheap + easy handmade gift!]

Learn how to make personalized candles with your favorite photo on them using an easy packing tape transfer! This gorgeous handmade gift can be made …

Windows 10's most boring update is actually its best

Windows 10 April 2018 Update<p>$Free (for Windows users); $119 (Windows Home license)<p>View Product<p>The Good<p>Windows 10 is mature and refined • Timeline is …

Discord comes to Xbox for integrated chats

Discord added an SDK to make it easier for friends to jump into each other's games and even added Spotify integration, but the service has stood on its own as a scrappy alternative to much bigger fish like Xbox Live. Which is what makes the company's new collaboration with Microsoft so interesting: …

Pandora Premium arrives on Xbox One

Pandora has dragged its heels expanding its Premium service beyond mobile -- a web player only arrived in February, nearly a year after the mobile launch. But now it's opening up its offerings further still. From today, you'll be able to use the streaming service on Xbox One while you're …

How to download a copy of everything Apple knows about you

Like Facebook and Google, Apple has a really simple way to download a file that shows all of the information that Apple knows about you.<p>Apple has …

Personal Information

11 Plants For Your Bedroom To Help You Sleep Better

We have compiled this list of 11 great plants to help you sleep better, based on their calming and cleansing effects.<p>There is nothing more annoying …

Six Places it is Legal to Go Nude in Munich

The truth is, it is quite normal to strip off all your clothes on a sun shiney day in Germany. Nudity is no big deal whether you be in the sauna, on …

Those stickers warning that repairs will void your warranty are nonsense, FTC says

If worries about voiding your warranty have ever kept you from trying to repair your own electronics, or from visiting the cheap repair shop on the corner, the government has some good news for you.<p>The Federal Trade Commission recently announced that the warning stickers that say people will void …

Learn to Acclimate Quickly to High Altitude When Visiting Machu Picchu

If a visit to Machu Picchu is on your bucket list, then you are not alone. Annually, a half-million people visit each year. If you plan to visit, …

Big features make a comeback in iOS 11.4 beta 1

The first beta of iOS 11.4 brings back some big features Apple tested in previous betas, but then subsequently removed.<p>Check out our video below to see iOS 11.4 in action. We run through what’s new and what you can expect if you give the beta a whirl.<p>Don’t call it a comeback! iOS 11.4 beta 1 new …

You Should Hang Onto Your Boarding Pass. It's a Secret Way to Get Discounts When You Travel

You could wind up with discounts on restaurants, tourist attractions and booze.<p>While you might not think twice about getting rid of your boarding …

You Will Be Amazed By These Free Things To Do In Vienna

Vienna is an amazing city. The architecture is as impressive as the city itself. There are many amazing buildings, both historic and modern that will …

Amazon (and Alexa) know a whole lot about you. Here's how download and delete that info.

It's not just Facebook and Google that have loads of our personal data. There's also Amazon.<p>The company isn’t only the most popular Internet retailer in the country but it also dishes up content (via Amazon Prime Video, Audible and the Kindle library); runs a successful cloud platform for …

Kindle Fire

iOS 11.3: Tips, tricks, and how to fix the biggest annoyances | ZDNet

Does your iPhone need a new battery?<p>Is your iPhone running slow? Is performance being throttled by iOS to prevent it from crashing? Would a new …

App Store

Europe Trip Itinerary: A Tested Europe Backpacking Trip

Here’s a Europe Trip Itinerary Travelled By Eric to Help You Plan. If you’re planning on heading to Europe, this post is for you! Hey there, Waddlers …

European Travel

Flights to These 20 Cities Are About to Get Silly-Cheap Next Month

For some people, April’s tax season is a downright pleasure. No, it’s not universally enjoyable like the Muppets or snow day sex, and if you’re an …

iOS 11.3 is available now. Here are the best new features

iOS 11.3, the latest version of Apple's iPhone and iPad operating system, is available now -- and it offers more features than you might expect from a ".3" release. Whether you're interested in augmented reality, cute Animoji or just a way to keep Apple from throttling your old iPhone, damn it, …

IPad Air

Data shows you didn’t #DeleteFacebook, so make sure to change these settings

Facebook is designed for sharing, whether that’s you posting photos of your lunch, or Facebook sharing targeting data with advertisers and behavioral data with app developers.<p>Most of this data sharing is integral to the core Facebook experience, but there are a few aspects of Facebook’s sharing …

Latest Apple Pay promotion promises free delivery on restaurant orders from Grubhub, Seamless and Eat24 apps

Sticking to the same as the previous giveaway, Apple has partnered with restaurant delivery apps to offer free delivery on meals ordered through Grubhub, Seamless and Eat24. Orders must be made through the website or the apps using promo code ‘HOOPS’ at checkout, and paid using Apple Pay of course. …

The 9 Travel Hacks You’ll Wish You Knew All Along

Already taking a trip or just planning your next one? These tips will help you save time, money and sanity.<p>Travel can be tricky. Did you pay too much …