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Here's What's New in iOS 8

Messages<p>You can now respond to incoming text messages from the lock screen or from within other apps. You no longer need to go to the Messages app.<p>In addition, Apple has added SnapChat-like audio and video messaging, with the messages self-destructing in a couple minutes (unless you change the …

Apps

Build a Gypsy Wagon in the Woods - All It Takes Is Ingenuity, Elbow Grease And (mostly) Recycled Components!

Tiny homes are popping up all over the place these days, and this particular micro home-on-wheels, fashioned to look like a classic gypsy wagon, is …

Recommended Reading: An MIT engineer's coffee quest

<i>Recommended Reading highlights the best long-form writing on technology and more in print and on the web. Some weeks, you'll also find short reviews of books that we think are worth your time. We hope you enjoy the read.</i><p><b>Can Blossom's MIT-Enhanced Brew Win Over Skeptical Baristas?</b><br>by Danielle Sacks, …

Cool Dining Room Design for Stylish Entertaining

• 1 |<br>• Visualizer: Koj Designs<p>This warm and welcoming dining room features plenty of light and seating that is modern but does not sacrifice comfort for …

Make These Indian-Spiced Veggie Burgers for Dinner

Veggie burgers have got a bad rap for being boring. Blame it on frozen patties you’ve tried to toaster-oven to grill master levels of juicy goodness, but we’re only in the business of making our meatless burgers anything but bland. With this version, we’re using brown rice + potatoes to make a …

Fitlist Turns Your iPhone Into a Personal Trainer

Let’s face it, personal trainers are amazing. They keep track of your workouts, monitor your progress and keep you motivated week after week. But they’re also insanely expensive and an unrealistic luxury for most of us. That’s where Fitlist comes in. Fitlist is an app that serves as a workout …

Eight tips for Instagram addicts (pictures)

Mobile Photography

The World's Most Popular YouTuber Makes $4 Million A Year

Most of Kjellberg's earnings are reportedly straight profit, coming from more than 27.8 million subscribers to his YouTube channel.<p>Last year, Kjellberg's PewDiePie channel became the most watched on Google's online video service, passing up internet sensations such as One Direction and Miley …

Analyze & Troubleshoot Your Wi-Fi Network w/ NetSpot Pro | Cult of Mac Deals

• Reach maximum Wi-Fi efficiency<br>• Easily assure that hotspots are placed correctly & radio channels are assigned properly<br>• Visualize your wireless network w/ maps so you can see where to best increase connection strength<br>• Point your location on the map to starts collecting Wi-Fi data around you<br>• See dead …

Wireless

Share files securely with Send Anywhere

Available as Web app, Chrome app, iOS app, or Android app, Send Anywhere lets you safely shuttle files between your devices or to friends without leaving copies behind on Web servers.<p>Send Anywhere skips the middleman in the file transfer process. Instead of using a Web server as a waystation, it …

Apps

Tell Siri Where You Shop for Better Location Reminders

Siri's location-based reminders are great for remembering items when you get home. Adding places you frequently visit into contacts helps Siri create …

8 Ways to Get Noticed During a Job Search

Let's assume you are perfectly qualified for a job you find on Craigslist or LinkedIn, saw in the classifieds (really?), or learned about from a …

Employment

5 Free Apps For Mapping Your Mind

If you need to untangle the ideas floating around in your brainstorming sessions, this edition of Free App Friday is for you.<p>As always, while they’re free now, we can’t guarantee how long they’ll last–so don’t wait too long.<p><b>SimpleMind (Android and iOS)</b><p>Owning up to the name, reviewers call the app …

The 7-Move 7-Minute Circuit That Blasts Fat Fast

Exercise 1 Jump Rope<p>Grab the handles of a jump rope with each hand and jump rope for 30 seconds; rest for 30 seconds then continue to the next exercise.<p>Exercise 2 Close-Stance Bodyweight Squats<p>Stand as tall as you can with your feet spread shoulder-width apart. Lower your body as far as you can by …

9 Foods High In Iron | Women's Health

9 Great Sources of Iron for Active Women<p>If your body doesn't have enough iron, your muscles can't recover as quickly post-workout. Stock up on these foods high in iron to reach your fitness goals<p>Shutterstock<p>Iron isn't just a metal—it's a key nutrient for exercise performance. In fact, a new study …

$9000 House: The Ultimate Low Cost Home

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>As this home was built in cost-friendly Thailand, the final costs came in at just $6000 for the basic structure, plus an additional $3000 for …

Strength Training for Runners

Exercise 1 One-Legged Deadlift<p>This slow-burn move builds powerful hamstrings (for tackling those hills) while challenging your balance and increasing your stability. Holding 8- to 10-pound dumbbells, stand tall <b>(A)</b> and shift your weight to one foot. Slowly hinge your upper body forward at your hips, …

A Super Small Apartment Design With Floor Plan

• 1 |<p>First things first, you cannot have a tranquil space with all of your random ‘stuff’ cluttering up your zen. So take a tip from this small open …

“Living Cube” Offers Stylish Storage Solution

• 1 |<p>Though the cube offers a tremendous amount of storage space, its size does not overwhelm the Bern apartment. Instead, it acts as a focal point for …

Sunny Swedish Apartment

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>3 |<p>4 |<p>5 |<p>6 |<p>Although most of the walls in the apartment are a shockingly clean white, the designer brings in many colorful elements that pop in …

Contemporary Kitchens for Large and Small Spaces

Italian kitchen designer Scavolini creates open and functional kitchen designs for large and small spaces. Whether you want a huge open kitchen with …

Small Modern Home Visualization

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>The living area and kitchen are left open to one another in true modern fashion. A large sectional sofa is a practical addition while a hanging …

Sparkling Urban Apartment Design

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>3 |<p>The main living area is essentially one big room, divided more by furniture and feel than by walls and doors. A large and well-equipped …

Light and Dark Apartment Design Inspiration

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>The marble half wall, where an LCD television is mounted, creates a comfortable office nook that is separate from the living area, but not …

Nordic Kitchens

• 1 |<p>The exposed brick walls in this kitchen give it a decidedly industrial and unfinished feeling. However, the elements of the kitchen itself are …

Adorable Sleeping Baby Dreamscapes

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>3 |<p>4 |<p>5 |<p>Some of the fairytales are more obvious and literal than others. Here, a sleeping Wengenn becomes his own Gulliver, traveling through …

Top to Toe Lavish Bathrooms

• 1 |<p>This swath of creamy tiles views like a luxurious wallpaper, complete with a large repeat pattern that brings a feeling of expense. The textured …

Beautiful Home Offices & Workspaces

Designer: Portico Design <br>This home studio celebrates the users vocation, with a bespoke photography wall paper. You can find many companies online …

Beautiful Minimalist Interiors

• 1 |<p>Much of the lived-in-look in this first design, comes from the handy note wall that has been created in the kitchen area with magnetic chalkboard …

Striking Home Visualizations by Pavel Vetrov

• 1 |<p>The first apartment has the foundations of a monochrome dream, with striking black and white chevron rug, and snow-white sofa and accent chairs. …