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How to force Windows to start downloading the Windows 10 update files

Windows 10 is here! Well, it’s here for a lot of people, but many of us still cannot download it until Microsoft says it’s OK (unless you want to do it manually).<p>Windows 10<p>Review<br>• Microsoft Edge will kill IE<br>• Cortana has arrived<br>• What gamers can expect<p>You see, Microsoft plans to release Windows 10 in …

Windows 10

12-inch MacBook review

<i>(Shot on location at WeWork. Also available on YouTube)</i><p>Apple's latest laptop is simply called the MacBook.<p>Actually, I suppose, you're going to see everybody refer to it as "the new MacBook" for a little while, but that's just temporary. The name is a signal. Apple could have called it the MacBook …

MacBook Air

Architizer

Apple is finally killing iPhoto — and this is the replacement

It's fast, fast, fast<p>Photos for OS X, the modern photo library that Apple built from the ground up for Mac computers, is making its debut. A developer seed version of Photos is being distributed to developers today, the company said. It will be followed by a public Photos beta, with the final …

Mobile Photography

How to Get the Benefits of a Cleanse Without Actually Doing One

The word "detox" makes us think restriction, hunger, and mood swings. We asked health experts how to skip all that and get straight to the good stuff.<p><b>1. Start your mornings with a glass of room-temperature lemon water.</b> (Room temperature is important, since cold foods and drinks can shock your …

5 Ways to Make Your Mac and iPhone Play Nice

Apple’s newest desktop operating system, Yosemite, is all about making Macs link up with iPhones and iPads in new and exciting ways. And with tricks …

Mac App Store

ITA Matrix Is The Magic Cheap Flights Site You've Never Heard Of

When shopping for plane tickets, we won't settle for anything but the cheapest deal. We've got our usual lineup of fare-finding sites to check, yet a nagging feeling always leaves us wondering if we <i>really</i> found the lowest price possible. Is there any way to know for sure?<p>Yes, there is. <b>ITA Matrix is</b> …

Air Travel

The Photoshop Playbook: 50 Short Video Tutorials on Fundamental Skills in Photoshop

Back in 2013, Adobe began posting a series of short video tutorials on YouTube called the “Photoshop Playbook.” The series has since grown to contain …

Tutorials

17 Ways To Use Just About Everything In Your Kitchen BETTER

These kitchen tricks will make cooking SO much easier. This piece originally appeared on cosmopolitan.com.<p><b>1. Use two plates to safely cut a lot of little tomatoes at once.</b><p>Lay the tomatoes you wish to slice in half on a small plate. Place another plate on top and then run a very sharp knife through …

33 Gifts for the Guys in Your Life

It’s typically all about the ladies here at Brit + Co (okay, and sometimes babies), but we decided to switch it up a bit and show the guys in our life some love. We <i>guess</i> they do deserve a gift or two — at least the ones that made our nice list ;) Check out 33 of our fave guy gifts for every dude on …

Shopping

Moshe Safdie's Jewel Changi Airport biodome breaks ground in Singapore

Construction just officially began on Moshe Safdie's JewelChangi Airport in Singapore. The project promises to reinvent the modern airport by …

Design

How Top Designers Tell Clients That Their Taste Sucks

Paula Scher, Sagi Haviv, Jessica Walsh, and others reveal how they handle their worst clients.<p>Sometimes, you have to agree to disagree. But what do you do with clients who just fundamentally have terrible taste in design? They’re paying the bills, creating a problem that almost every designer has …

Graphic Design

Going Green in the Urban Jungle

<i>This week,</i> Daily Intel <i>profiles five inventors with big ideas that could make life a little bit better and more interesting for everyone.</i><p>If you wanted …

The 10 Best Movies You Missed in 2014

And how to catch up with them.<p><b>You've been chilled</b> by the marriage-gone-awry suspense of <i>Gone Girl</i>, stupefied by the cinematic inventiveness of <i>Birdman</i>, and terrified by the twisted mentor-mentee relationship of <i>Foxcatcher</i>, but what about those other must-see films from 2014 that you didn't have time …

Track Down

The Bodyweight Exercise That Will Make Your Muscles Scream

Not only do you build muscle, but you also enhance muscle recruitment, teaching your body to activate more fibers. The result: You can lift heavier weights down the road.<p>Watch the video to learn how to perform the extended-range-of-motion split squat.

6 Types of Photos Every Photographer Should Know How to Make

While the popularity of some creative photography techniques rises and falls, there are some photo tricks that continue to stand the test of time. …

5 Ways to Blast Your Abs—During Your Warmup

Ignite a burn in your six-pack that will sizzle through your entire workout<p>When you feel pressed for time at the gym, it’s tempting to skip your warmup and jump right into the tough stuff. Don’t.<p>“First and foremost, your warmup is important because it’s a chance to wake up your muscles so you can …

Workouts

Sony Announces the a7II: The World’s First Full-Frame Camera with 5-Axis Image Stabilization

It looks like rumor sites weren’t kidding when they said the Sony a7II would be announced “in the next few days.” In fact, they were being …

Chocolate Soufflés

6 to 8 Servings<p>You may get six or eight soufflés out of this recipe. Older eggs will create more voluminous whipped whites, meaning more batter. Dry days (as opposed to humid weather) will help make the meringue loftier, too.<p>September 2013Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 cup sugar plus more for ramekins<p>1¼ cups …

Dessert

Consider Using Long Lenses For Landscape Photography

Do you use long lenses for landscape photography?<p>When most people think about landscape photography, they often think <b>Wide</b>. Using wide angle lenses is …

HIGHLINE at The Rail Yards Phase 1 opens to the public