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Why You Should Book a Trip to Palermo Now, Before the Rest of the World Does

Early evening: the perfect time for a stroll through Palermo’s <i>centro storico</i>. Eighteenth-century palazzi lined the streets, their windows framed by …

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This Simple Device Lets You Connect Your TV to Any Bluetooth Speakers or Headphones

This Bluetooth transmitter allows you to enjoy quality audio from your TV without disrupting others in the room. Find out more about this device from</i> …

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11 ways to make Alexa smarter

Thanks to Amazon's dedication to its assistant platform, Alexa, its line of smart speakers has gotten much smarter over the last three years. You can now buy just about anything from Amazon, call or message your family and change the color of your lights, all without reaching for your phone or …

How to Create Groups in Messages on iPhone

In the Messages app on iPhone, you can create group messages keeping in contact with multiple people simultaneously. If for any reason you’ve failed to send a group message before, make sure Group Messaging is on: open Settings, tap Messages, and toggle Group Messaging on. With your Settings in …

This New Spin On Planking Will Completely Carve Up Your Core

Tweak the tried-and-true plank to get your summer six-pack<p>There are tons of abs exercises out there, but one of the best and most natural ways to build the six-pack of your dreams is still the plank.<p>Planks succeed where many other ab exercises fail: They train your entire core, from rectus …

​The 11 Best Adidas Shoes to Buy During Their End-of-Season Sale

From classic white sneaks to the ultimate summer kicks<p>Whether you’re looking for a classic pair of white sneakers, or a pair of weightlifting shoes to give you some stability while you max out your gains and get to your next deadlift PR, Adidas has got you covered. Seriously. They made the cut for …

​The Best Abs Workout You're Not Doing

This workout is not for the faint of heart—or abs<p>This workout is not for the faint of heart—or abs. L-sits find their roots in gymnastics and require high levels of upper body strength and stability. That being said, you don't have to be a gymnast to add these moves into your workout.<p>Aside from …

​The Best Way to Structure Your Workout Routine to Lose Your Belly Fat

​It can also help you ward off some serious health problems, too<p>You’re committed to losing your belly fat. So you’ve cleaned up your diet, and started hitting the gym. But are you structuring your sweat sessions in the most effective way to burn off your gut?<p>How you set up your exercise routine—in …

How to add your existing lights and fans to your HomeKit-enabled home

Coincidentally, I'd just been thinking about how to solve this exact problem in my own home. Some of my fan-light combo fixtures are wired separately …

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38 Of The Most Inspirational Quotes...Ever

No one can deny the power of a good quote. They motivate and inspire us to be our best.<p><b>Here are 38 of my absolute favorites:</b><p>1. "I alone cannot change the world, but I can cast a stone across the water to create many ripples." -Mother Teresa<p>2. "I've learned that people will forget what you said, …

99 Tech Life Hacks You Should Know

A life hack is a strategy, technique, trick or shortcut that can help make life easier – by speeding up efficiency, enhancing productivity and …

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How to Unsubscribe from Mailing Lists and Junk Newsletters in Gmail

Unroll.me is a free online service that lets you easily unsubscribe from email newsletters and other bulk messages in Gmail. You, however, will have …

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Sheriff David Clarke: My message for America’s black community – It’s time to leave the Democratic Party

The Democrat National Convention seems to be mirroring for the American people exactly the kind of disarray and contempt for truth, laws, and order that progressive policies will continue wreak on the country, if given the chance to lead.<p>It’s difficult to imagine how this party’s Philadelphia party …