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Amazon reveals top 20 city candidates for its second HQ

Amazon has reviewed the proposals from potential candidate cities for its second North American headquarters location, and it found 20 of those the most promising. The mayors of these top 20 cities will now fight to the death in a Battle Royale-style island arena… er wait, no actually they’ll just …

Psychologist claims wind industry dangerous to human health, pens epic takedown of ‘green’ energy

Writing for Watts Up With That, “the world’s most viewed site on global warming and climate change,” Helen Schwiesow Parker, Ph.D., laid out a detailed case suggesting the wind industry has caused “adverse human health effects,” including many negative psychological problems, such as depression. …

Workout Showdown: Sworkit vs. Nike Training Club

Maybe you can’t go to the gym. Maybe you don’t <i>want</i> to go to the gym. Maybe the gym is too darn expensive. Good thing you can turn to your phone for …

iPhone Browser Showdown: Chrome vs. Safari

Safari has long been the go-to browser on the iPhone, but after Apple finally opened up the secret speed enhancements in Safari to other browsers way …

Apps

A Kindle software update lets you share ebooks with your family

Amazon started pushing an over-the-air update to certain Kindle e-readers on Friday, which means that the new e-reading features Amazon touted when …

This is what happens to your body when you stop exercising

There comes a point in almost every fitness lover's life when they consider throwing in the towel after a workout—both figuratively and literally. Blame it on your looming work deadlines, or the stubborn needle on the scale, or even just plain old boredom.<p>That’s normal. But here’s why you shouldn’t …

Use the AIM Method to Take Control of Your Happiness

Being happy isn’t just something you achieve by ticking off certain boxes (or else we’d all do it). It’s a mental state that you have to practice …

The Traits That Make Up an Existential Crisis

We’ve all heard the phrase, and we all feel it from time to time, but what exactly is an existential crisis? According to this video from the School …

If You Want to Cut Back on Clutter, Keep It Out of Your Home to Begin With

It feels great to get rid of junk. You feel productive. You feel free. However, if you truly want to be free of clutter, here’s a better solution: …

Automation Showdown: IFTTT vs Zapier vs Microsoft Flow

Connecting all the webapps and services you use and making them work together for you is all the rage, but the two established services for doing so, …

Top 10 Ways to Stay Cool Without Air Conditioning

Whether you just don’t have air conditioning, don’t want to fire it up just yet, or want to save money on energy, there are lots of ways to keep cool …

These headphones mold to your exact ear shape in 60 seconds

Headphones are a major pain point for music and podcast lovers. Traditional headphones are clunky, while earbuds fall out and can't seem to stay untangled.<p>But a new kind of earbuds might just fit better than other headphones. That's because they're custom fit to your ears.<p>Revols, created by a …

Consumer Tech

The U.S. Cities With the Highest and Lowest Property Taxes

The cost of buying a home goes beyond the price of the house itself. Property taxes, for example, can add up, but the cost varies depending on where …

This Video Explains When (and If) You Need to Wash Your Jeans

Jeans are shockingly resilient clothes that may not need to be washed as often as you think. With all the contradictory information out there, this …

Microsoft's Office Plans Are a Confusing Mess

Last week, I tried to get a subscription to Microsoft Office. I expected to simply find an Office license that included what I needed for a simple …

Why Some People Sweat More than Others (and What to Do If That's You)

Some of us just sweat more than others, and while it can be the source of much embarrassment and shame (trust me, I’m a sweaty person), it helps to …

A Visual Guide to Glasses and Frame Measurements

Whether you’re on your first pair of glasses or your tenth, you may still be put off by phrases like “temple arms” and “lens height,” especially if …

Install Android TV on a Raspberry Pi and Sideload Apps

If you don’t mind dealing with a bit of instability, you can now install an unofficial version of Android TV on a Raspberry Pi 3.<p>This is still a …

The Car Brands With the Highest Maintenance Costs Over Time

The true cost of owning a car goes beyond the sticker price. Maintenance, for example, is an expense that can add up quite a bit over time. However, …

How a Calendar Actually Sabotages Your Time Management Efforts

We all struggle with time management, and we all want to know the best ways to conquer our schedules. In this video, Dan Ariely, a behavioral …

The Medical Screenings All Men Need, and When

No matter how fast medicine moves us towards treatments, preventive medicine will always be the most effective and cheapest way to keep healthy. …

How to Become the Ultimate Grill Master

Memorial Day marks the start of the serious grilling season, and there’s no better weekend to bolster your grill-master game. Luckily, honing your …

Top 10 Ways to Hack Your Grill

Your grill: it’s the quintessential outdoor cooking vessel, and yet it can be so much more. From cleaning your grill to upgrading its features, here …

This Graphic Shows You How to Pack a Picnic for Perfect Portability

There’s nothing like a picnic, and this handy graphic is packed with tips to help you pack smart, choose the best foods to take with you, some tricks …

All the Important Stuff Google Announced at I/O 2016 Today

Today, Google dropped a news clusterbomb, launching Android VR, a new Google Assistant, and an Amazon Echo-like Google Home hub. Here’s all the …

Make Your Bed Like a Pro with This Video from the Four Seasons Hotel in Paris

A well-made bed is a joy to jump into, plus it makes your bedroom look nice. Who better to learn from than a housekeeper at the esteemed Four Seasons …

Instead of Saying "Yes," Say "Yes If..." to Avoid Overcommitting

When it’s so hard to say no, it’s so easy to overcommit. Get around this issue by responding with a “Yes...if...” to requests for your time and …

These Little Known Rules of the Road Help You Drive Smarter

If you’re going to drive, you have to follow the rules, and most of us are familiar with the basics. However, there are a handful of lesser-known …