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How to record phone calls on iPhone, no jailbreak or additional apps required

Apple’s gone to great lengths to guarantee the privacy of your phone calls. For instance, when you call someone or receive a call, audio from the …

Quiz: Do you know your burgers?

With Shake Shack moving into the Los Angeles area, it's time to see how well you can recognize the competition.<p>To test the true burger aficionados, we're making this tough. All you get is the photo and an overview of ingredients.<p>Do you know which chains sell these burgers?<p>Photo credits, from top …

How to Draw a 'Map of Every City': Best #Cityreads of the Week

A roundup of the best stories on cities and urbanism we've come across in the past seven days.<p><i>Tweet us your favorites with #CityReads.</i><p>“Drawing the ‘Map of Every City’,” Chaz Hutton, Medium<p>Last weekend I drew a map on a post-it note. Then I posted it on Twitter. 48 hours later it had 3000 re-tweets. …

Book Review: The Illusion of God’s Presence

Summary: Not a new theory, but a new and strong case for an old theory, supplemented with up-to-date neurological evidence. Jack Wathey is a …

Book Review: ‘SPQR: A History of Ancient Rome’

The story of Rome is as abundant and expansive as the entire region of Europe. It would take endless books, excursions, and personal research to get …

Book review: Say nay to fiat money

<b>KARACHI:</b><p>Sound money – the good old idea of no appreciation or depreciation of money – now only exists as a metaphor. As the days go by, money is …

You Don't Need to Be a Millionaire to Use These 10 Passive Income Strategies

Gain more financial freedom this year by taking advantage of these passive income ideas.<p>It's easy for millionaires to find passive income strategies that turn a profit, from commercial real estate investing to angel investing in a hot new technology startup. But what about the rest of us--those of …

Small Business

How to Turn Both Paper and Digital Text Into an E-Book

Books aren't dead. They're just getting digitized, like everything else. While there's a real charm to owning a stack of bound paper that you can …

The 16 Best Pizza Shops In America

<i>By: Kevin Alexander and Liz Childers</i><p><i>Credit: Autumn Bastyr</i><p>It's that time of year again, friends. The time of year when we stop eating burgers and focus exclusively on the once Italian but now quintessentially American meal of pizza. As in the past, Liz and myself and a few members of our inner pizza …

16 Epic Dallas Sandwiches to Try Before You Die

Sandwiches can be simple, humble creations — say, peanut butter and jelly smeared on some grocery store white bread — but they're also capable of culinary greatness. Here, in no particular order (other than alphabetical) are 14 epic Dallas sandwiches to try in your lifetime.<p>Read More<p><b>Note:</b> …

Cooking

The best solo trips you can take in 2016

Now more than ever, solo travel is gaining popularity, as the travel industry has seen a steady increase in single travelers in recent years. According to a study by Visa, one in five travelers set out on their most recent vacation alone.<p>Not only do these types of trips enable travelers to meet new …

Here's Why Saudi Arabia Is Fighting So Hard for Power

Saudi Arabia’s Sudeiri-line leadership of the House of Sa’ud began 2016 with a major push to save its position and control of the Kingdom. It was …

Middle East

This New Coffee Is like Drinking Red Wine for Breakfast

We’ve all probably looked at the clock on a particularly bad Monday morning at the office and wished wine wasn’t frowned upon as a morning beverage choice (it’s five o’clock somewhere, right?! And red wine helps with memory, so… productivity?!). But obviously getting boozy before breakfast is not …