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Popular Apple Watch Twitter client Chirp adds direct message support, more

Last week, we told you about a new Twitter app for Apple Watch users called Chirp. Now, that app has seen its first major update, bringing a slew of improvements for its users as part of version 1.1.<p>Headlining the update is support for direct messages. Now, you can view and send messages directly …

Apple Watch

Trump adviser Kushner criticizes Abbas, says U.S. peace plan near

JERUSALEM (Reuters) - Jared Kushner, U.S. President Donald Trump's senior adviser, said Washington would announce its Middle East peace plan soon, and press on with or without Palestinian president Mahmoud Abbas.<p>The comments underlined gaping divisions between Washington and the Palestinian …

Israel

HPV vaccine has almost wiped out infections in young women, figures show

The HPV vaccine has almost completely wiped out infections in young women, and if expanded to men could prevent thousands of cancer cases in Britain each year, new figures suggest.<p>New figures from Public Health England show that the rate of Human Papilloma Virus (HPV) in women aged between 16 to 21 …

Public Health

There's a terrifying mall 'blight' threatening communities across America

Visits to malls declined by 50% between 2010 and 2013, according to real estate research firm Cushman & Wakefield. Analysts expect upcoming data will show an even steeper drop in mall traffic.<p>Mall closures could have terrifying implications for communities, Howard Davidowitz, chairman of Davidowitz …

Meet the $20 Survival Kit That Could Save Your Life

SOL's new Traverse kit has just about everything you need to survive in the outdoors, including a price tag that makes it criminal not to own one.

Prices

13 essentials to take on your next camping trip

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we may get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Personally, I enjoy camping a ton, although most of my outings involve attending music festivals in between nights spent at the …

5 Tough Tents for Camping Season

A night spent outdoors sometimes calls for the perfect tent. Here, lighter, more livable abodes that are tough enough to extend your camping season.

Cycling

This Week in Culture: March 28, 2015

Mad Men Media Rounds<p>The final season of <i>Mad Men</i> premieres next Sunday, April 5th, so it’s time to do some catching up if you’ve forgotten any details. …

Katy Perry Got a New Tattoo to Mark Her Epic Super Bowl Performance

Katy Perry blew everyone away with her Super Bowl 49 halftime performance—there was a robotic lion, dancing palm trees, a Missy Elliot cameo, and so …

Katy Perry

The 35-Piece Ultimate Survival Kit

What's the price of safety? $9,340! Whether you're bugging out, sheltering in place, or just stocking up your bunker, these tools will help you ride out any emergency in style.<p>1. Pack the bomb-proof North Face Base Camp XL duffel with food, cash, batteries, and warm clothes, and stash it in your …

White Wine? Just Can It

Whoops, spilled a little.

The 8 Hardest Permits To Get

With just 20 people allowed per day at the Wave, this is exactly what it should look like.<p><b>In the movie version of Into the Wild,</b> Chris McCandless is …

Build Your Own Bug Out Bag

When disaster strikes and you need to haul ass, you don’t want to be running around gathering essentials. Your solution is a bug out bag—a kit that …

Survivalism

Learning to Work Standing Up

Stand up, sit down, stand up again; throw in a few squats and ample weight-shifting, for variety’s sake. That’s become a necessary part of my writing …

Stand-Up Guy: 5 Best Standing Desks

You probably feel, from time to time, like your job is killing you. You know, killing your soul, killing your creativity — heck, killing your mojo. …

Chill Out: Tips for Keeping Your Home Cool This Summer

The summer of 2012 was one of the hottest seasons ever throughout the United States. Record temperatures were set ablaze and smoked on an almost …

Recipe: Jamaican Jerk Bacon

Bacon doesn’t need to be fixed. Nobody ever said that about bacon. “This bacon is great, but I’m just wishing it had a little more” — nope. And so …

You’ve Got Mail: The 12 Best Monthly Deliveries

Monthly delivery clubs have been around since people actually ordered things through the mail, but these new options are much better than the ones …

The Best Tents of 2014

Sierra Designs Flash 3UL<p><b>BEST FOR</b>: Backpacking any time rain is in the forecast.<p><b>THE TEST</b>: At first it might seem crazy that the Flash ($499) doesn’t have vestibules over its two waterproof doors. But testers quickly realized that this apparent weakness is actually the three-person tent’s most …

The Ultimate List of Online Resources for Being a Better Photographer

We thought it would be helpful to put together a list of resources that photographers generally use and how they use them. This is a bit of a “living …

New Radian Pro Mini TX Backbone for Wireless HD Video Transmitter

If you're looking for a lightweight setup to send your HD feed wirelessly, Camera Motion Research has released a new Mini Back Bone for their Radian …

Back to Basics: Short Walkthrough Covers the Exposure Triangle for Beginners

When you’re first learning the basics of photography, one of the first things you find out about after dropping out of ‘auto’ is the exposure …

Web’s Best: Recipes with Pot

Marijuana isn’t all that taboo anymore, and with that, more and more people are realizing there are a good amount of ways to get a quality high …

America’s 65 Best Festivals

2015 Edition<p>Editor’s Note:Save for some yearly traditions, summer isn’t about rehashes. That’s why we’ve updated our list of America’s best festivals …

How to Change the Color of Anything in Photoshop

When changing the color of an object in Photoshop there are ways to change the base Color and the Highlight color, we go over each of those methods …

Long Range Shooting: Barrel Vibration & Accuracy

Are you getting the most out of your long range precision shooting rifle? In this part of our series, I’ll start talking about long range rifles: how …

An Everyman’s Guide to Survival Gear

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