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12 Mac search tips from a Spotlight addict

Spotlight search is a handy tool for any Mac user, even if you use it only to locate files. If you become familar with these tips they way I have, you can get around your Mac faster -- and without reaching for the mouse.<p>1. First things first: The Spotlight keyboard shortcut<p>You can click the …

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Outdoor Photographer of the Year finalists announced, in pictures - Telegraph

Invest In Getting More Personal Energy: Easy Habits For The New Year

Few people realize how much you can impact and boost your personal energy levels by consciously investing in them. Investing in energy has a higher impact than focusing on managing your time, because unlike time, energy is a source we can enlarge. This can enable you to meet the demands of work, …

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Do You Speak Health Insurance? It's Not Easy

Solicit opinions about health insurance and you're almost guaranteed to find consensus: It's mystifying and irritating.<p>"It just seems like a lot of the buzzwords are intended to just complicate the whole thing and make it more expensive," says David Turgeon, 46, who's sitting in a Minneapolis mall …

Scientists have uncovered exactly what makes a photo memorable

How can any photographer take an image that will never be forgotten? For starters, quit taking nature photos, whether it’s a sunset, mountain range, lake or ocean. Those images are among the least distinctive, according to an MIT algorithm trained to recognize memorable photographs nearly as well …

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10 best video streaming apps and video streaming services for Android

Video streaming is a big deal. That old cable subscription is looking less and less like a good deal and there are now tons of ways to enjoy content online. Online streaming services also beat cable to 4K content, HDR content, and other future technologies. Here is our list of the best video …

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What If the Nazis Won? Inside Amazon’s ‘The Man in the High Castle’

The Man in the High Castle, the new Amazon series that launches Friday, imagines a world in which Hitler beat the U.S. to the atomic bomb. It’s …

12 things no one should ever do with their money

Surely the list of things you should never do with your money is longer than these 12 recommendations. But you have to start somewhere.<p>To give you some guidance, we asked financial experts to share their take on how to protect your financial security and avoid getting snookered.

One type of supplement could be bad for your health

Why stick to eating fruits and vegetables when you can get an extra boost from supplements that put good things like antioxidants into a handy pill?<p>And that seems like it should be a good idea.<p>If the antioxidants that occur naturally in our food, like broccoli and carrots, are good for us, a …

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14 Aussie phrases we should all be using

1. “Can’t Be Bothered”<p>There is no easy American phrase that explains that “I could do that, but no, no I don’t think I will do that, just because I …

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I Tested 7 Natural Ways To Fall Asleep. Here's What ACTUALLY Worked

For most of my life, I've had a hard time falling asleep. My mind seems to light up with random thoughts, worries, and stresses as soon as my head …

6 Lies Your Depression Wants You to Believe (& How to Not Fall Into the Trap)

“The world we have created is a product of our thinking; it cannot be changed without <i>changing</i> our thinking.” – Albert Camus<p>When depression hits, it …

8 Ways to Use Leftover Rice

In this week’s episode of Mad Genius Tips, F&W’s Justin Chapple demonstrates Kristen Kish’s smart way to turn cooked rice into crispy crackers. If …

Why the world economy as we know it is about to be turned on its head

Workers of the world are about to take their revenge. Owners of capital will have to make do with a shrinking slice of the cake. The powerful social …

Obama, Putin ideological clash signals a shift in world order

For the past quarter century, the green marble dais in the United Nations General Assembly Hall has been a pulpit from which U.S. presidents told the rest of the planet how things were going to be.<p>Bill Clinton used the rostrum to publicly prod Israeli and Palestinian leaders toward a hoped-for …

10 Best Android Apps For September 2015

10 Best Android Apps For September 20151. OinkFirst up on the list is Oink, which is a digital wallet for kids and parents. The idea is for parents …

11 Clever Ways To Improve Your Kitchen Storage Problem

Get ready for some serious home improvement.<p>Kitchens are easily one of the messiest rooms in any house. There are just too many big or oddly shaped appliances and gadgets that have to be stored, so it's easy to understand why. But that doesn't mean that it isn't super annoying, because it is.<p>There …

The best gadgets for a smart, connected home | ZDNet

Flic smart buttons<p>Recently launched, Flic is a portable wireless button which can be rigged up to perform different functions based on a single …

When Is a Timeshare Contract Not a Contract?

Even when you have a vacation share contract in hand, that may not be enough.<p><b>Q: My wife I are timeshare members at the Renaissance Aruba Resort. Some time ago we received a “special assessment” invoice in the amount of $1,115, which is in addition to the yearly maintenance fee of $664. We have</b> …

Give your mind a break with fluid dynamics videos

Pretty colors<p>We all have our strategies for a quick relaxation session: photos of serene wilderness, beautiful space images, cat videos. But for those of you who miss screensavers or music visualizations, I have a suggestion: fluid dynamics videos.<p>Take, for example, this timelapse video of clouds …

27 Breakfast Sandwiches That Cure a Hangover With Less Grease

Sometimes the best breakfast is one you can eat on the go. As much as we try to sit down for meals, we're often too rushed in the a.m. hours, …

15 Hidden New Features Tucked Away In iOS 9

After months in beta, iOS 9 hits iPhones and iPads today! Hurrah!<p>Want to be the master of all things iOS 9? We’ve compiled a list of some of the neat but not-so-obvious features, many of which are tucked away enough that you might not otherwise stumble upon them on your own.<p>We’ll expand this list …

Don’t embarrass yourself: This infographic breaks down obscene hand gestures from around the world

IF YOU’VE TRAVELED LONG ENOUGH, you’ve probably done this yourself: you’ve given someone a thumb’s up, or an “A-OK” sign, or even a “peace” V, and …

5 Money Moves You Must Make Now | Inc.com

When it comes to running your business, you know the value of good advice. From the beginning, you’ve looked for mentors, advisers, and subject matter specialists who can provide guidance on everything from making an investor pitch to ensuring your website comes up in keyword searches.<p>You need that …

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The Guacamole Recipe To End All Guacs

It should be Guacamole Day every day.<p>It was only a few months ago (yet it seems so far away) when the New York Times nearly tipped the Earth's axis by suggesting we all put peas in our guacamole.<p>"Actually no," people said. "Not buying [it]," Obama said. "F*ck off with your pea guacamole, New York …

Dale Talde's 'Proudly Inauthentic' Take on McDonald's Chicken Nuggets and Apple Pie

Chef Dale Talde, who just published his cookbook Asian-American, wants you to make McDonald's' chicken nuggets and apple pie at home...except way better.<p><b>Dale Talde</b>, the New York- and New Jersey-based chef behind Talde, Pork Slope, and Thistle Hill Tavern, and more popularly known as a two-season …

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53 Roasted Vegetable Recipes to Jazz Up Any Dinner

Dinner sides in a snap? Enter, roasted vegetables. Here are our 53 favorite recipes for dinnertime or anytime.<p><b>Sides in a snap?</b> It's practically what roasted vegetables were made for. Chop 'em up (or leave 'em whole) and get that oven roaring, because these 53 recipes are about to earn permanent …

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