Alexa Kovac-Bruining

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There are two things holding me back from recommending Samsung's Galaxy S6 over the iPhone

When making the list, I think to myself: "If a normal person were to come up to me and ask what the best phones on the market were, how would I answer?"<p>The current iPhone is always at the top, but recently I've ranked Samsung's new flagship, the Galaxy S6, as a close second.<p>The Galaxy S6 is a great …

Apple is Anticipating Strong Demand for Its Next iPhone

Apple is anticipating strong demand for its next generation iPhone, according to Pacific Crest analyst Andy Hargreaves.<p><i>Although it is early and we</i> …

Apple’s latest ‘Shot on iPhone 6’ videos are absolutely gorgeous

I’ve been loving Apple’s “Shot on iPhone 6” ad campaign, if for no other reason than it gives me hope that one day, I too will be able to capture crazy beautiful images with my smartphone’s camera.<p>Apple has pushed the campaign with tons of billboards, posters and videos, all shot by various iPhone …

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10 Cool Features of iOS 9 That Makes iPhone Way Smarter

Apple iOS 9, announced at WWDC, was seen to be a major overhaul. The company showed off the software’s multitasking feature, low power mode and …

25 Ways to Get Rid of Inflammation and Joint Pain Inflammation causes both ac...

<b>25 Ways to Get Rid of Inflammation and Joint Pain</b><br>Inflammation causes both acute and chronic pain. Understanding what inflammation means is of key …

Flipd for Android wants to lock you out of your phone addiction

Sometimes it’s a little difficult to switch off, to put down the phone and ignore the little blinking light. The end result is that you check it hundreds of times per day, most likely.<p>I know, because, well, I’ve counted.<p>Now, however, there’s a new app called Flipd to help cut down on the amount of …

Apps

The Small Diet Changes That Can Add Up to Big Weight Loss

By Cynthia Sass, MPH, RD<p>There's no one-size-fits all approach to eating better. As a nutritionist, some clients I meet with are ready and willing to dive head first into a complete dietary overhaul, and, most importantly, can actually stick with it. Others -- especially those who, in the past, have …

Giving up on Google

To organize it, Google first has to collect it, and to organize all of it, it has to collect you. All of you. If that's a concern, and it's leading …

3 Smart Ways To Make A Small Space Seem Larger

Three designers on their creative solutions for decorating a small space<p>Three designers on their creative solutions for decorating a small space

Small Spaces

12 Ways to Show Your Vagina More Love Every Day

<b>2. Buy Super Comfy Underwear</b><br>Sexy lingerie and sweatpant-ready undies are 100 percent mutually exclusive—but your lady parts can (and do) enjoy each in their own way. Granny panties, you'll always have a place in our drawers.<p><b>3. Or Go Commando</b><br>There's something so liberating about ditching underwear …

Take Better Selfies With Your iPhone With SelfieX

Since the creation of the front-facing camera, selfies have become very common, but at the same time, something else was created to make the process …

Four hidden tricks for taking stellar iPhone photos

Further your iPhone photography skills with these little-known camera tricks.<p>I hate to admit it, but my iPhone is always the first thing I reach for when I spot a photo-worthy scene.<p>Sure, I own a digital camera, but my iPhone is always with me, packs an excellent camera, <i>plus</i> I have the option to …

Mobile Photography

28 essential iPhone tricks to make your life easier

The iPhone has tonnes of functions hidden up its sleeve that you've yet to discover - now updated for iOS 8.3.<p>Most of us spend more time tapping away …

A Plain Stairwell Gets a Playful Pop

Who says fabric is just for your drapes?<p>Transforming an plain staircase into something with a bit more oomph doesn't have to cost a fortune or take a ton of time. Blogger Sage from Plaster & Disaster gave her retro staircase a breezy, colorful look using only paint and fabric.<p>Sage covered the …

The 15 best smartphones in the world

Here's our ranking of the best phones you can buy right now in the U.S. (based on factors including design, software and hardware features, content selection, carrier availability, and price), including approximate unsubsidized cost.

10 Things You Didn't Know Your Iphone's Camera Could Do

<b>10 Things You Didn’t Know Your Iphone’s Camera Could Do</b><p>We bring our iPhones all over with us, which is the reason the iPhone has turned into the cam …

15 Storage Ideas to Steal from High-End Kitchen Systems

We scoured our favorite high-end fitted kitchen makers (from Boffi to Bulthaup to Henrybuilt) for ideals to steal at home.

21 Things You Didn't Know You Could Do With Your Kindle

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Kindle

Vegetable Soup Diet - Lose 10 Lbs a Week

A vegetable soup diet has the dual advantage of being very nutritious as well as low in calories and contributing to weight loss. As a result, it …

A Half-Naked Ethan Hawke Secretly Takes Photos of a Sleeping Dakota Johnson in 'Cymbeline'

Ethan Hawke is tapping into his dark and creepy side for his role in the upcoming crime drama <i>Cymbeline.</i><p>The film, a modern reimagining of the classic …

Average penis size revealed in study results

International study of 15,000 penises is being used to reassure men concerned they are not within the ‘normal range’<p>The enduring question now has a scientific answer: 13.12 centimetres (5.16 inches) in length when erect, and 11.66cm (4.6 inches) around, according to an analysis of more than 15,000 …

Anti-Social Behaviour

3 Simple Gout and Diet Tips

Gout and diet are very important. Your diet has a big impact on your ability to eliminate gout. Here, you'll discover what goes into a good gout …

How to Lose a Pound By Next Week

In order to lose one pound a week, you need to burn 3,500 calories per week, or 500 per day. But exercise is just one piece of the weight-loss puzzle. If you make diet changes by cutting calories during any given meal, then you won't be bound to intense 500-calorie burning workouts every day—you'll …

Lose weight with yoga in 10 steps to a trim tum 

Lose weight with yoga, forget fad diets and agonising workouts: 10 steps to a trim tum<p><b>Yoga can be a fantastic way to achieve and maintain the body</b> …

Yoga