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How to make Shake Shack’s ShackSauce at home

It is colossally difficult to run a profitable restaurant, much less build a brand successful enough to open a second, a third, a 20th location. …

Shake Shack

The Google Home is the first voice assistant to know who's talking

You probably know what the Amazon Echo (AMZN) is, right? It’s the tall black cylinder that serves as a Siri for your home (here’s my review). From …

Make every aspect of your life better by sending 5 simple emails

You can make strides in 5 fundamental areas by just sending 5 emails.<p>1. Happiness<p>Every morning send a friend, family member or co-worker an email to say thanks for something.<p>Might sound silly but it's actually excellent advice on how to make your life better.<p>There's tons and tons and tons of …

Social Media

Ten Ways To Get Hired -- That Don't Involve Job Applications

For years we’ve been taught how to get a job. We know the procedure so well we don’t question it. Here’s the procedure we learned:<p>1. You want or need a new job.<p>2. You read job ads.<p>3. You save the jobs that you want to apply for.<p>4. You follow a link from each job ad to an online application form.<p>5. …

UAE arms show comes as Yemen war, suspicions of Iran linger

ABU DHABI, United Arab Emirates (AP) — Fighter jets screaming overhead and theatrical explosions marked the opening of an arms show Sunday in Abu …

9 easy fixes for things Google Home can't do

Google Home ($129 at Crate and Barrel) may be the most direct competitor to the Amazon Alexa speakers, but there are still quite a few things it can't do, including multi-user support, sleep timers and taking notes.<p>Luckily there's a fix for some of those missing functions. Google Home supports …

Google Home

No, seriously. The Nokia 3310 is coming back

The Nokia 3310 had a reputation for hardiness. You could throw it down a flight of stairs, spill a pint over it, or drop it into a pool of mud, and it would emerge unscathed. It was like the <i>Wolverine</i> of phones, and for that reason, it remains a firm fan favorite.<p>And now it’s coming back, almost 17 …

How to use Google Pay on your Wear OS smartwatch

The biggest perk about having access to parts of your smartphone from your watch is convenience. Whether that means checking the weather while you …

Google Pay

Elon Musk posts image that may or may not be secret tunnel project

Elon Musk likes to show off his toys, and the latest may (or may not) be a component of his new tunnel boring efforts designed to defeat the scourge …

Microsoft makes it easier to lock down your Windows 10 device data

With Windows 10, Microsoft updated its OS to be more connected to the cloud than ever before in order to enable useful features. However, that also means that your private data is being uploaded to the company’s servers.<p>There are ways to control what information your devices share, but now …

Just got a new Android smartphone? Here are a few apps you should download right away

If you just opened up your first Android smartphone this morning, odds are you’re having a blast using it. However, you’re also likely on the hunt for some new apps to test out along with it. We feature a selection of Android apps each month, but today we’d like to feature a few more apps that any …

Apps

21 Hidden Roku Tricks for Streaming Success

We help you discover hidden features in your favorite streaming device.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions …

This Spanish Ad Is The Most Moving Christmas Story Ever, Pixar Should Be Jealous.

The holiday season in Spain kicks off with a much loved annual ad for their Christmas lottery. The lottery started way back in 1812 and has been a …

Loneliness

Gadgets for Gearheads

The holidays are just around the corner. Don’t wait until the last minute before picking up a gift or two for the special gearhead in your life. There are a ton of potential ideas when it comes to automotive-themed gifts. We put together this list of a few of the best (and most affordable) options …

Motorhead

Gifts for the car lover<p>Late into the night, he’s out in the garage. Tinkering under the hood of his Mustang.<p>From bumper to bumper, he knows every inch of his classic muscle car. And when he’s not upgrading his auto, he’s daydreaming about the next project. Restoring, customizing, fine-tuning. His …

Alexa and Google Home Record What You Say. But What Happens to That Data?

If you got an Amazon Echo or Google Home voice assistant, welcome to a life of luxurious convenience. You’ll be asking for the weather, the news, and …

Donald Trump: TIME Person of the Year 2016

Even for Donald Trump, the distance is still fun to think about, up here in his penthouse 600 ft. in the sky, where it’s hard to make out the regular …

How to Change Front and rear Brake Pads and Rotors (Complete Guide)

The First Trailer for Wonder Woman Looks Absolutely Incredible

Hopefully DC won't mess this one up.<p>It's been long overdue during a decade defined by an abundance of every superhero film imaginable (<i>Ant Man</i>, really?), but Wonder Woman will finally have her own blockbuster Hollywood feature. The first teaser dropped at San Diego Comic-Con over the summer, and …

Google Home review: The Assistant steps into your living room

The Google Assistant was the big news from the company's I/O conference earlier this year, but it took months for Google's true Siri competitor to really arrive. First it was baked into the largely unnecessary Allo chat app, and then it showed up as a flagship feature on the new Pixel phones. Now …

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Why Deep Work Helps You Get More Done in Less Time

Ever since I spoke with Cal Newport about the rules for focused success in a distracted world, and read his most recent book, I’ve become an …

7 Invaluable Leadership Tips That Boost Accountability in the Workplace

If you want to improve your employees' performance, consider these wise tips.<p>Accountability is one of those buzzwords that was quickly recognized in management and leadership circles as an important concept. The unfortunate outcome of a buzzword is it minimizes the importance of the buzz-worthy …

The Rolling Stones' Blue and Lonesome: the classic songs they're covering

Jagger and Richards were blues fans when they met, and 50 years on the passion has endured. Learn about and listen to all the originals on their new covers album<p>The origin story of the Rolling Stones involves two albums – Rockin’ at the Hops by Chuck Berry and The Best of Muddy Waters – that Keith …

New Albums

How to Travel Without Liquids or Gels

If you’ve ever watched a TSA agent toss away your toiletries because they were a smidge over the 3-1-1 limit, then it’s time to learn how to travel …

Skin Care

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These headphones mold to your exact ear shape in 60 seconds

Headphones are a major pain point for music and podcast lovers. Traditional headphones are clunky, while earbuds fall out and can't seem to stay untangled.<p>But a new kind of earbuds might just fit better than other headphones. That's because they're custom fit to your ears.<p>Revols, created by a …

Consumer Tech

This Is the Secret to Making Perfect Scrambled Eggs

You've been doing it wrong.<p>I was 30 before I realized what good scrambled eggs tasted like. I truly thought that they needed to be cooked to death, lest I want to die of salmonella or food poisoning. There was to be no trace of moisture in your scrambled eggs—the browner, the better.<p>Then I tried …