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6 Tips to Better Understand Your Medical Bills

Between finding doctors who accept your health insurance, scheduling appointments, and figuring out copays, doctors’ appointments can be a big …

Intel's PC on a stick is now available for pre-order

Like the idea of Intel's Compute Stick turning your TV into a full-fledged Linux or Windows PC? You can finally plunk down some cash to get one. Online stores (including Amazon and Newegg) have started taking pre-orders for the HDMI dongle, which is now expected to ship by late April rather than …

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Here Are 20 Meals You Can Make In 20 Minutes

So you can spend less time in the kitchen and more time with Netflix.

Do You Live in a Cat State or a Dog State?

Over at <i>The Washington Post</i>'s Wonkblog, Roberto A. Ferdman and Christopher Ingraham set out to see where cats are more popular than dogs. The purplish …

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Crazy reasons games were banned around the world (12 Photos)<p>By: Matt<p>75 Liked! 33 Disliked 0<p>gaming<p>2017 was a huge year for babies named after Marvel …

Roundup Of Free Cloud Computing Online Courses Midyear Update

Amazon Web Services, Coursera, Google, MIT Courseware and Microsoft are accelerating the depth and variety of cloud computing courses, courseware and learning materials they are freely making available online.<p>Over the last six months since the last Roundup Of Free Cloud Computing Online Courses, …

Avocado Pasta Recipe

Nutrition Facts<p>Servings Per Recipe 2<p><b>Amount Per Serving</b><p>Calories from Fat 224<p><b>Calories</b> 729<p>% Daily Value*<p>43%<p><b>Total Fat</b> 28g<p>34%<p>Saturated Fat 7g<p>47%<p><b>Sodium</b> …

This Is How Drastically Your Windows Computer Has Changed Over The Years

We've come a long way from the aging, chunky monitors we used to play "The Oregon Trail" in elementary school.<p>And, as computers have become slimmer and more sleek, so has the software that goes along with it.<p>Here's a look at how Windows has changed throughout the years.

Hit Subscribe: 25 Flipboard Magazines You Need To Read

Source: Mashable<p>For those who haven’t discovered Flipboard yet, you’re missing out. The iPhone and Android-friendly application lets you browse and …

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The 10 Algorithms That Dominate Our World

The importance of algorithms in our lives today cannot be overstated. They are used virtually everywhere, from financial institutions to dating …

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The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

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Seven apps to tackle in-flight boredom

The only thing that makes getting the middle seat on a long flight worse is the realization that the article you were reading has refreshed on your device, promising hours of Internet-less boredom. A long flight can be an entertaining experience with the right apps; they can transform a boring …

BirdDrop Puts Twitter in Your OS X Menubar

OS X: Much like Facebox does for Facebook, BirdDrop puts Twitter in your OS X menubar for quick and easy access so you can read, compose, and respond …

OS X

DIY Hacks & How To’s: Swiss Army Key Ring

Most people have to keep track of at least a few keys. The easiest way to do that is to just keep them all on one key ring. But the more keys you have, the more they fan out on the ring. If you have a lot of keys, then your key ring can get pretty bulky and impractical to carry in your pocket. Here …

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Belkin finally announces availability of Thunderbolt Express Dock, now shipping for $299

Back in February, Belkin finally started accepting preorders for its much anticipated Thunderbolt Express Dock that was originally supposed to ship last September. Reports earlier this month noted that further delays meant the device would miss its new Q1 2013 launch date, but today Belkin has …

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These 12 Videos Show the Proper Form for a 7-Minute Full Workout

Interval training, as we've mentioned before, is one of the most efficient ways to exercise. Yesterday we shared a routine that gives you a full-body …

4 ways to boost your home Wi-Fi

We all love lounging around the house with our laptop, ereader or tablet. But it's a lot less fun when the Internet begins to slow to a crawl.<p>Here's what to do when that starts happening to you.<p><b>1. Test your Internet speed.</b><p>The first step to diagnosing your speed woes: Find out just how fast your …

My Must-Have iPad Apps, 2013 Edition – MacStories

<i>For the past three years, I’ve been running a series called “My Must-Have Mac Apps” that, once a year, would list the apps that I found indispensable on my Mac. This year, considering the changes that I went through from a workflow perspective, I thought it would be appropriate to start focusing on</i> …

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Education Can Be Recreation This Thanksgiving

Chances are, you're going to have a hard time trying to avoid technology this Thanksgiving... so why not surprise your family by embracing the robotic uprising this year, rather than trying to prevent it?<p>Computer Science Education Week is the second week of December, and Thanksgiving week will make …

Make geometric models out of coffee stirrers and straws

"The baristas don’t tend to mind, especially if you tip generously." -- Ian Gonsher, MAKE

What We Watch puts YouTube’s most popular videos on a map

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>This is fascinating: What We Watch, a new project of the MIT Center for Civic Media, visualizes the way popular YouTube (s …

Monday Tailgate: Mapping when undefeated teams will lose

Heading into Week 5 of the college football season, 29 Football Bowl Subdivision teams remain unbeaten.<p>What does that mean? For one, based on history we can expect at least two dozen (definitely more) of them to not be unbeaten months from now when the Bowl Championship Series is set.<p>USA TODAY …

Make Tangled Earbuds a Thing of the Past with a Gum Container

Earbuds have a habit of getting tangled and annoying when you toss them in a bag. Luckily, you can keep them organized with a standard chewing gum …

Earbuds

What is a capacitor? [video]

[Video Link] Collin Cunningham makes excellent educational videos about electronics. Here's his latest one, about capacitors. <i>(Via Make)</i>

Big Data through the Years

Earlier this month, Gil Press of <i>Forbes</i> wrote A Very Short History Of Big Data. The history in this article begins in 1944, but jumps every few years …