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If You Think Horror Movies Are Scary, Wait Until You Read These Novels

If you've ever wondered whether or not your love of horror movies and scary stories is creepy, this should give you some peace of mind: There's …

Stephen King

These free apps will help you type faster

Type faster from home row all the way up that tricky "Q."<p>With so much of our time spent tapping away at a keyboard, a boost in typing speed can make you more productive in almost any line of work—whether it's powering through our inboxes, writing up reports, or staying in touch with team members on …

Apps

28 New Scifi and Fantasy Books to Add to Your Shelves in May

May is here, and the month brings tons of new science fiction and fantasy books for your reading pleasure, including tales of kingdoms in turmoil, …

18 Dystopian Novels That Will Definitely, 100% Blow Your Mind

The future is dark, disturbing, and thrilling to read.<p><i>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

10 horror movies on Netflix that viewers couldn't finish

The horror movie "Veronica" is known for terrifying viewers so much that people stop watching halfway through.<p>It's not the only movie that scary.<p>Netflix released a list of 10 horror movies that people stopped watching after around the 70% mark.<p>That metric, Netflix told Forbes, was used because, if …

Horror Movies

These 20 Workouts From Jillian Michaels Are Guaranteed to Tone You From Head to Toe

With countless years of experience in the world of fitness, Jillian Michaels is one of those trainers you can't <i>not</i> listen to. She's done it all, from training celebrities to helping everyday people turn their lives around on <b>The Biggest Loser</b>.<p>Although it's not likely we'll all be able to train …

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Get Stronger Abs in 30 Minutes With This At-Home Pilates Routine

This 30-minute core strengthening workout from CLUB Pilates brings the reformer-based class right to your living room–at no cost.<p>Strengthening your …

Our 3 Favorite Stocks to Invest in the Internet of Things

Image source: Getty Images.<p>The Internet of Things (IoT) describes the growing network of connected sensors and devices, and the increasing connectivity is already having significant impacts at the consumer, enterprise, and public levels. Research firm<b>Gartner</b> expects the number of IoT devices to …

Dell, Amazon Black Friday Doorbuster Deals You Can Buy Now

Dell and Amazon have already teased Black Friday deals, but you can start the savings now.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

Record Supermoon and 9 More Can't-Miss Sky Events in November

Starstruck<p>Get ready to see lunar pairings, meteor showers, and more this month.<p>The coming month brings the roaring lion of meteor displays, dazzling planets, and plenty more reasons to look up at the night sky. You’ll even have the chance to catch the most impressive supermoon in nearly seven …

Saturn

The Ultimate List of Customer Service Skills that Managers Need to Master

You’ve got about three years in your current gig, and you love it. But you are reminded every now and then that there is greener grass somewhere. You …

27 Must-Read Books for Providing Outstanding Customer Service

There is no faster path to creating exceptional customer service than by learning from those who have done it before.<p><i>By Mathew Patterson, customer education at Help Scout</i><p>"You are the same today as you'll be in five years except for two things: the books you read and the people you meet," wrote …

Australia’s Entire GPS Navigation is Off By 5 Feet

And now they’re going to fix it.<p>A control marker set by the National Geodetic Survey to determine latitude and longitude. (Photo: Lee Cannon / CC …

Maps

Watch Michelle Obama’s Powerful Speech at DNC

Michelle Obama delivered a powerful speech at the Democratic National Convention Monday where the First Lady focused on the important role the next …

10 Silly Fun Science Experiments You Can Easily Do at Home

Other than youth and recess and summer vacation and nap time and candy and junk food and energy and fast metabolism and hope and excitement and …

The Grotesque 100-Year Old Wax Figures on Display in Brooklyn

Murder, anatomy, death masks, and erotic beauties in wax—a Victorian amusement comes stateside.<p>Eyelash detail on a beautiful wax “Anatomical Venus”. …

5 Best Tech Stocks for Dividends, No FANGs Required

Time was, technology stocks rarely paid dividends. Today, the tech sector is the second-biggest provider of dividend payments in Standard & Poor’s …

19 Banned Books That Actually Changed Your Life

"I can honestly say that reading it for the first time saved my life."<p>*The following books were banned by the user's town, school, or library.<p>Note: Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.

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No cost training to becoming a data scientist

Jeff Bezos' Recovered Apollo Rocket Parts Have Been Preserved

Back in 2012, Jeff Bezos, the founder of Amazon.com, announced that Bezos Expeditions discovered the location of several long-lost rockets used by …

Scientists are on the cusp of these 15 discoveries that will transform the world

Our smartphones are more powerful computers than the Apollo 11 mission to the moon used. Many of the devicIes that power our everyday lives would have been unimaginable a century ago.<p>It's a tough world to keep up in.<p>Concerned about what they argue is a lack of funding and appreciation in the US for …

University of Washington

New 4G technology might wipe out your Wi-Fi connection

Mobile networks and Wi-Fi have long occupied their own distinct territories on the airwaves. Cellular operators stick to licensed spectrums, which …

This new Android malware looks like a classic Nintendo game

Nintendo fans with Android phones, beware. A new piece of Android malware is showing up in third-party app stores dressed as a classic Nintendo game.<p>Cybersecurity firm Palo Alto Networks says it has discovered a new family of malware that looks and behaves like advertising software, all while …

The best ‘Fallout Shelter’ tips and tricks

<i>Fallout Shelter</i> was a major departure for a studio best known for sprawling RPGs such as <i>Fallout 4 and Skyrim</i>. Bethesda, however, put its own spin on …

A Series of Unfortunate Events

What's the difference between iCloud Backup and iCloud Drive?

For many an iPhone or iPad user accustomed to syncing their devices to their desktops or laptops, the 2011 arrival of Apple's iCloud service created no small amount of head-scratching. No more syncing? iCloud backs up everything or just some things? What about photos? And do apps like Facebook …

Getting Pregnant When One Partner Has HIV

In "mixed-status" couples, the path to conception is often fraught with medical and legal obstacles.<p>In 1999, when Poppy Hillsborough walked into work in her newly adopted home of San Francisco, she wasn’t expecting to fall in love. But then Ted Morgan, a tall, lanky Californian with sandy-blond …

Wi-Fi security, multiple sim cards and tablet pics – tech questions answered

Q I’ve heard public Wi-Fi is insecure. How do I improve my safety when using it? Sophie via email<p>A With the rise of smartphones, tablets and laptops, it has become increasingly common to use public Wi-Fi without thinking about security and privacy. Most people don’t understand how easily data can …

How to secure your iPhone with iOS 8 password managers and Touch ID

There are two enhanced features of iOS 8 that can change how users manage their secure information. The first is Apple’s decision to open up Touch ID …

Key players in Internet of Things promote Thread protocol at Google campus

Mountain View, California -- Inside a large grey room, which doubles as one of the many cafes on the Google Campus, Nest Labs project manager Chris Boross uses a Nest thermostat to activate two pole-mounted ceiling fans that stand on either side of him. The fans are manufactured by Big Ass Fans, …