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How to Record the Screen on Your iPhone or iPad

Need to capture exactly what’s on your screen? The built-in Screen Recording tool can create a video of your screen activity and can also help you …

Google Chrome

I Tried 4 of Walmart's Fancy New $11 Wines and a $16 One (Yes, I said Walmart)

Walmart makes large claims for these wines. Do they live up to the hype?<p><i>Absurdly Driven</i> <i>looks at the world of business with a skeptical eye and a firmly rooted tongue in cheek.</i><p>I traveled 50 miles just to find them.<p>Well, to be entirely honest, I was also up in Napa for the opening of the new Gamling …

Britney Spears

Here’s Exactly What to Do if a Tick Bites You

There are lots of experiences you might hope to have while exploring the great outdoors. Taking in scenic views after summiting a hike, enjoying …

Disease

18 Action Movies On Netflix That'll Have You On The Edge Of Your Seat

It's summertime, and that means blockbuster season. Studios generally crank out their biggest action movies during the warmer months, and this year …

Movies

The Secret Trick to Shopping at Costco Without Paying for a Membership

Costco doesn't offer trial periods, but there's a free — and legal — way to shop at warehouses without buying a membership.<p>We're often looking for …

Personal Finance

34 Clever Inventions On Amazon That Solve Problems You Never Knew Tools Could Solve

It's easy to realize you have a problem — but to come up with a way to <i>fix</i> that problem is another matter entirely. And while I love guessing whether …

Inventions

How to Backup Your Mac: Why I Use 3 Different Solutions

The thing about backups is that you can never have too many of them — or at least I can never have too many. I've been using not one, not two, but …

Laptops

When do sugar, flour and other baking supplies go bad? Here's your guide

Knowing when to throw out food can be tricky, especially dry goods. Products come labeled with a dates like use-by, sell-by and best-by. When it comes to baking, you might have more time to bake those cookies than you thought.<p>The USDA's Food Safety and Inspection Service alongside the Food …

Recipes

What Type of Learner Are You? (Infographic)

From 'visual learners' to 'kinesthetic learners,' figure out what learning style best suits you.<p>2 min read<p>Everyone has their own way of doing things, especially when it comes to absorbing new information. What might work for you won't for the person next to you. That’s why it’s important to …

Learning

How to Add an Apple Watch Workout Manually

The Apple Watch Workout app is a fantastic activity tracker app. This fitness app not only tracks the duration and type of your workouts but also monitors other metrics like calories burned and distance traveled. Once your running, cardio, swimming, or other workout has been tracked, it counts …

Apple Watch

5 Anti-Inflammatory Smoothies You Should Try To Blast Belly Fat

Sometimes extra pounds are a result of this equation: eating processed foods=chronic inflammation=insulin resistance= weight gain. You can reduce …

Nutrition

This Type of Learning Could Help You Remember More (But Few People Use It)

The method means consistency and routine are critical for future recall.<p>No matter what you're trying to learn or why, the learning arguably only has value if you can retrieve the data your brain has tucked away when you need it. This is where state-dependent learning can do you a massive favor.<p>The …

stateofmind

How to Block Robocalls and Spam Calls

Are you getting too many phone calls from spammers and telemarketers? You can take several steps to battle against those annoying, unknown …

Apps

Montreal Moving Day: what happens when a whole city moves house at once?

In New York a couple might stay together for the apartment. In Montreal​​ you have the opposite syndrome Prasun Lala<p>It’s impossible not to reali​​se that 1 July​ is also Canada Day. It's punching [English] Canada in the eye Kristian Gravenor<p>Montreal has a valiant knack for inconvenience. The …

Canada

This Easy Hack Will Keep Your Berries Fresher Longer

For every 10 fresh berries you manage to pop into your mouth and enjoy, there are approximately two* that end up covered in fuzzy mold in the blink …

Kitchens

The latest blood pressure guidelines: What they mean for you

Updated blood pressure guidelines from the American Heart Association mean that many more Americans, notably older people, are now diagnosed with …

Diabetes

18 Gmail settings that will change how you think about your inbox

Make your inbox more efficient and effective with these easily overlooked options.<p>When it comes to managing email, you need every advantage you can get.<p>Google recognizes this. The company has packed Gmail with dozens of advanced options that can save you time and add powerful possibilities into …

Google

Six Brain Hacks To Learn Anything Faster

Research proves there are ways to learn new skills and concepts with speed and ease.<p>Whether it’s a new technology, a foreign language, or an advanced skill, staying competitive often means learning new things. Nearly two-thirds of U.S. workers have taken a course or sought additional training to …

The Brain

Convertible Miter Saw Station Plans

A huge work surface when you need it, compact storage when you don't<p>One will form the top of the cabinet and another will form the bottom. The two …

Woodworking

How many words do you need to speak a language?

<b>Learning a new language can be tricky, but how many words do you need to know before you can actually get by in a foreign tongue?</b><p>That was the question posed to BBC Radio 4's More or Less programme by one frustrated listener. Despite learning German for three years, and practising nearly every day, …

Language Learning

7 Tips for a Healthy Prostate

More than 190,000 new cases of prostate cancer are diagnosed in the U.S. each year, according to the American Cancer Society. Fortunately, there is a …

Cancer

When to use a hyphen, an en dash or an em dash | Articles | Writing & Editing

As experienced writers and editors, many <i>PR Daily</i> readers harbor a dislike for the hyphen.<p>It’s a punctuation mark that’s supposed to help writers …

Public Relations

The 9 Things We Always Buy at Trader Joe’s

These products are literally always in our kitchens.<p>To say team Domino had a hard time narrowing down this list to just nine might be the …

7 Alexa commands you're not using but should

With Alexa and the the Echo, Amazon has built a robust service that can deliver seemingly endless information and control your home. But, are you taking advantage of all it can do?<p>If you haven't yet unlocked the full potential of Alexa, these seven voice commands will get you closer. These are the …

4 Common Myths About Ticks Debunked

When it comes to ticks, old wives’ tales are in great supply. Take, for instance, the one about burning an embedded tick with a lit match or the one …

18 bedding products with a cult following—and why they're worth it

<i>— Our editors review and recommend products to help you buy the stuff you need. If you make a purchase by clicking one of our links, we may earn a small share of the revenue. However, our picks and opinions are independent from USA TODAY’s newsroom and any business incentives.</i><p>I have a secret to …

Shopping

What's the richest town in every state?

The American Dream promises to all the opportunity to attain financial security -- and even wealth -- through hard work. Just how widespread these opportunities are is a matter of debate, but there are towns that serve as evidence that the American Dream is alive and well, at least for some.<p>In …

Demographics

Bikepacking the Great Allegheny Passage / C & O Canal

Seven years ago, I passed through Harpers Ferry, WV for the first time, just after graduating high school. I was on a five-day bike tour with a …

21 Opulent Eats in Old Montreal

The tried and true establishments in the city’s historic hub<p>The historical neighbourhood of Old Montreal is both a prime destination for tourists and a veritable mecca for some of the city’s most prized chefs and restaurants. While the centuries-old buildings and cobblestoned streets lure in plenty …

France

Best Day Hike in Every State

The Best Day Hike in Every State<p>We should preface this by saying that this should really be called “<b>one</b> of the best day hikes in every state”. In …