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Here’s how a real teenager uses, and doesn’t use, social media

There’s a whole category of social-science fallacy that revolves around extrapolating from one or two cases, so we should be careful not to read too …

Social Media

7 Life-Changing Tips to Land Your Dream Job

LinkedIn’s Career Expert, Nicole Williams, offers her best tips on everything from what to wear to how to network when preparing for a huge interview.

Employment

Start the New Year Off Right: 7 Healthy, Fast Weeknight Dinners

<b>1. Blackened Tilapia</b><p>This is one of my favorite fish recipes, and it's super quick and easy. Mild tilapia fillets are dusted with a bold Cajun spice rub, then sautéed in olive oil until crisp and flavorful on the exterior and tender and flaky within. <b>GET THE RECIPE</b><p><b>2. White Chicken Chili</b><p>Made with …

The 11 Shows You Should Binge-Watch Over the Holiday Break

’Tis the season for family bonding, holiday cheer, and decking all the halls. But if that kind of fa-la-la-la-ing isn’t your thing, we thankfully live in an age of endless options. I’m speaking, of course, of my favorite vacation pastime: the binge-watch. This time-honored pastime doesn’t <i>have</i> to be …

Lose Your Belly Fat

Your step-by-step plan for making your gut disappear<p>There's a secret every trainer in Hollywood knows, and it's one you should know, too: "The fastest way to look like you've packed on 20 pounds of muscle is to lose 10 pounds of fat," says Alan Aragon, M. S., the <i>Men's Health</i> Weight-Loss Coach and …

10 Awesome Gmail Hacks That Make Life Easier

These top-secret ninja moves will help you take control of your inbox and become a Gmail expert. I'll show you how to save time, avoid mistakes, and add a bit of style to your inbox. Read on, grasshopper.<p><b>GMAIL HACK #1 UNSEND</b><p>Have you ever pressed send only to regret it moments later because of a …

Wakie, The Social Alarm Clock That Lets You Wake Up Strangers, Finally Arrives On iOS

“Hey there, I’m just calling to wake you up,” I said a little awkwardly.<p>“Thanks. Where are you from?” replied a female voice with a thick Irish accent.<p>“The UK. You’re from Ireland, right?”<p>“How could you tell?” she said wryly.<p>“The flag at the top of the screen.”<p>It took 9 months to be approved, but, …

Prince William and Kate Meet Beyoncé and Jay Z at Hoops Game in Brooklyn

Does royal star power get any bigger?<p>Capping off their first full day in New York City, Prince William and Princess Kate showed up at the Barclays …

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay, Part 1 review – Seymour Hoffman brings wit and gravitas to a spiky media satire

“You’re going to be the best dressed rebel in history.” If the first <i>Hunger Games</i> movie was a rerun of <i>Battle Royale</i> and the second was <i>Rollerball</i>, then this penultimate instalment is basically <i>Broadcast News</i>, or even <i>Network</i> – a spiky media satire about the making and marketing of a revolution that …

Trailer homesteading in the Mojave

It might be unethical to live outside of the city unless you are growing food (all of your own, or a lot for other people). As David Owen argues in …

Benedict Cumberbatch Is Sick of People Using His Name as a Cumberpun

To all my cumberbitches,<p>I love you all, and cumberbless each and every one of you. But I have to get this off my chest -- I'm just a regular cumberboy. Every morning I get up from my cumberbed, eat my cumberbreakfast, cumberbrush my teeth and head to work.<p>But lately It's starting to really …

Movie fiction mirrors fact for L.A.'s real-life 'nightcrawlers'

Marc Raishbrook was showing off video of a bear when the news came. A public-transit accident. Exposition Line. Woman possibly trapped on the tracks.<p>"Time to work," Raishbrook said from the back seat of his Dodge Charger.<p>"Probably near Vermont," his brother, Austin Raishbrook, said from the from …

What's killing your battery? Android's top 10 performance-sapping apps

It may seem to consume every spare moment of our lives, but the world's most famous social networking app is chewing up our mobiles too, with Facebook topping a global list of the most performance-draining Android apps, which considered battery drain, storage consumption and data use.<p>But it's not …

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