Walter Andrews

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21 Ways to Give the Gift of Flipboard This Holiday Season

Everyone knows someone who’s crazy passionate about something, and it’s always fun to indulge those people around the holidays. Well, this year, we have the perfect gift for you to send friends who are into things like food, photography, travel, tech and so much more: the Gift of Flipboard. (Even …

Foodies

Couples who have sex just once a week are happiest

For decades self-help books and therapists have advised couples that the key to a successful relationship is sex…and plenty of it.<p>But a new study suggests that behind closed doors, the happiest partners are actually making love just once a week.<p>According to the University of Toronto-Mississauga …

Research

9 Fascinating Facts About The Microbiome, The Trillions Of Microbes Hidden Inside Us

The still-mysterious ecosystem of bacteria living inside you determines an incredible amount about your health–and your personality.<p>“Bacteria are living things. They are not trying to hurt you. They are not trying to help you. They are just trying to stay alive, like the rest of us.”<p>So begins the …

Microbiology

The Moving Story of a Street Photographer’s Chance Encounter With a Subject Almost 29 Years Later

<b>Meryl Meisler</b>: In June of 1983, I photographed what appeared to be an extended family and neighbors hanging out in front of a small brick apartment …

What the Emoji You’re Sending Actually Look Like to Your Friends

Emoji are standardized, but the variations across devices are enough to totally change the meaning of what you’re trying to convey.<p>Imagine if a heart emoji sent from one person's device showed up on the recipient's app as a pile of poo. It'd be social bedlam.<p>That doesn't happen because emoji are …

Google Hangouts

Cultivating Happiness In Your Life

There are many people in the world with amazing, magical qualities. I have my own, very special magical gift. I can, for a seemingly endless amount of time, re-play a bad experience over and over in my head . . .<p><b>I Gotta Grudge</b><p>It's almost like a loop tape, screening the same bad memory. Repeatedly. …

Google+ is alive! But now it wants to be more like Reddit than Facebook

Social network is focusing on communities and collections, in a bid to be less like Zuckerberg’s social network and more like sites such as Pinterest<p>We all thought Google+ was dead; Google+ is not, it turns out, dead. The search firm’s on-again-off-again obsession with building a successful social …

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How we made the Ronettes' Be My Baby

‘This is going to be the record of the century’<p><b>Ronnie Spector, lead vocalist</b><p>I formed the Ronettes with my sister Estelle and cousin Nedra, but we couldn’t get a hit. When we did shows, we’d be on the bill as “and others”. It was an awful period. Then one day Estelle called Philles Records, which …

Music

Google refuses to let Google+ die with 'community' focused relaunch

Google has decided to re-invent Google+ ... again.<p>The much-derided social network, which has never really taken off with users despite some …

Carly Simon reveals 'You're So Vain' verse is about Warren Beatty

The subject of Carly Simon’s “You’re So Vain” is one of the greatest mysteries of modern music , but in a new interview with PEOPLE about her …

7 Time Management Techniques for Teens

Some weeks, it seems like we have no time.<p>Your high schooler may feel the same way. And when they're stressed about upcoming tests and losing track of assignments, their grades can suffer.<p>To help your teen get organized and on track for school, introduce them to these 7 time management techniques …

10 Morning Habits of Successful People That You Should Learn

Success

How to stay focused at work during the stressful holiday season

When people ask you what you’re doing over the holidays, they typically mean outside of work. And without question, travel plans, budgeting, shopping …

XP-AntiSpy comeback for Windows 10

Microsoft's Windows XP operating system was not universally loved when it came first out as it was criticized by part of its user base for phone home …

Software

What you need to know about Windows 10's new upgrade

There's been a good deal of confusion about the just-released upgrade to Windows 10. It's been called by a variety of names, including Threshold 2, …

How to Spend the First 10 Minutes of Your Day

If you’re working in the kitchen of Anthony Bourdain, legendary chef of Brasserie Les Halles, best-selling author, and famed television personality, you don’t dare so much as boil hot water without attending to a ritual that’s essential for any self-respecting chef: <i>mise-en-place.</i><p>The “Meez,” as …

Microsoft has killed the tool that makes it easy to port Android apps onto Windows phones

The website for the service has been down all morning. Business Insider reached out to Microsoft for a statement and has not heard back.<p>Windows Mobile currently has a big app problem as it lacks many popular apps, such as Snapchat. Porting Android apps could have been a way to fix this …

Rose McGowan: Caitlyn Jenner doesn't understand 'being a woman'

<b>(CNN) —</b> The hardest part about being a woman "is figuring out what to wear"?<p>Caitlyn Jenner's comments about life as a woman compared with life as Bruce Jenner continue to provoke controversy.<p>Actress Rose McGowan was the latest to criticize Jenner over her November 9 comments to BuzzFeed that her …

World Trade Center

How to Enable God Mode in Windows 7, 8.1, and 10

Advertisement<p>Windows is extremely customizable and power users tweak everything 8 Super Windows 8.1 Tweaks For Power Users 8 Super Windows 8.1 Tweaks …

Relax, America, Donald Trump is Not Really Running for President

A funny thing happened to Donald Trump on the way to the first national debate among Republican presidential hopefuls on Fox News. He was transformed from a media-baiting court jester to a legitimate political force. In the process, he cemented his front-runner status among the crowded field of GOP …

Is Your Morning Coffee Still Safe to Drink in the Afternoon?

<i>Learn about old coffee in all its forms—this is a safe space.</i><p>It happens every afternoon: Around 4 o'clock, I start to fade and begin considering my caffeine options, always landing on the abandoned, half-consumed coffee at my desk. Every morning, I brew a cup, put a splash of milk in it, take a sip …

Coffee

Clinton aide helped outside employer get high-profile Clinton speech, emails show

Hillary Clinton's top aide at the State Department who simultaneously worked for New York University helped arrange Clinton's high-profile speech at the school in 2009, according to internal State Department emails released last week.<p>Clinton aide Cheryl Mills was working as both State Department …

Zenefits wants ADP's defamation suit dismissed

One would never describe Zenefits as timid when it comes to legal matters.<p>Last night, the well-funded human resources software startup filed an …

The Most Audacious Burger List

It's National Burger Month and Eat Drink Lucky has curated the ten best burgers in honor of the occasion. We looked for a certain bravado, an audacity of flavor and a gung ho approach to this most humble of dishes. Here is the list for you, get ready to be hungry.<p><b>EAT DRINK LUCKY'S MOST AUDACIOUS</b> …

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B.B. King and The Thrill Is Gone: PIctures

New York City

Musicians mourn the loss of B.B. King

<b>(CNN) —</b> Blues legend B.B. King influenced countless musicians with his virtuoso picking style and full-bodied song delivery. Many of those musicians took to social media to remember the guitarist, his prized instrument and the gift he bestowed on generations of music lovers after his death Thursday …

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