Chris K

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I quit my job to travel for the past 2 years — and I can tell you it's much easier than you'd think

You've surely read "I quit my job to travel the world" stories before. This time, I'm not here to tell you how amazing Thailand and India are, though I highly recommend them.<p>Instead, I'll let you in on a fast-spreading secret: long-term travel is one of life's best loopholes (aside from marrying a …

10 Things You Didn't Know About Coca-Cola

These facts may surprise you.<p><b>Coca-Cola</b> (NYSE:KO) is the world's largest beverage company. Millions of people around the globe associate its brand …

31 Niles Crane Quotes To Live Your Life By

Niles gotta have it!

RANKED: The 21 best heist movies ever

21. 'A Fish Called Wanda'<p><i>MGM</i><p>John Cleese, Jamie Lee Curtis, Kevin Kline, and Michael Palin play a bumbling group who commit a robbery of very pricey …

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Someone finally made an app to detect credit card skimmers at the gas pump

In less than 30 seconds a hacker can install a $10 piece of pre-built hardware – easily purchased online – into a gas pump. This device is called a skimmer and it’s designed to get your credit card number when you use it at the pump.<p>A clever developer came up with a somewhat simple approach to …

Identity Theft

Amish Milk Bread Recipe

The Amish people make some of the best breads in the United States. This Amish milk bread tastes delicious and has a fantastically moist texture. You …

Breakfast

These $3 No-Slip Socks Are the Best No-Slip Socks, Hands-Down

<i>This article originally appeared on People.com.</i><p>If you’ve ever bought a pair of loafers or flats that completely cut up your foot when worn without …

You Can Visit This Untouched Island That’s Basically Right Out of a Postcard

The formula for a dream beach vacation is easy: beautiful beach, crystal clear water, no screaming tourists, all for the incredibly low price of …

Learn how to build your very own robot by mastering Raspberry Pi

Dream of building your own robots? Read on.<p>Raspberry Pi is a tiny, inexpensive, single-board computer that you can use to make cool Internet of …

Raspberry Pi

7 essential apps for anyone new to Android

Whether you’re a disillusioned Apple convert, or immigrating from an outdated Windows phone, you might need help picking out your first batch of apps for your Android device.<p>The Google Play Store is a rather large place, filled with enough apps to boggle the minds of the uninitiated. There are …

The Best SEO Tools of 2018

We test 10 search engine optimization (SEO) tools to help you get your website to the top of the world's leading search engines.<p>What Is Search Engine …

20 gadgets under $20 that you'll actually use every day

There are plenty of products out there that cost less than $20, but most of them never get used. A USB drive that works in outer space? Can’t imagine …

Shopping

This video series teaches you all the Photoshop basics for free

Popular YouTube channel TastyTuts, which specializes in graphic design and digital art tutorials, has published a free course titled 'The Complete …

The easy way to remove water stains from wood furniture

Nothing ruins the luster of wood furniture quite like a watermark.<p>Watermarks -- or water stains -- are often caused by cold glasses, spills, or hot dishes places directly on the wood. Luckily, though, they aren't always permanent.<p>This guide will guide you through the process of removing these …

Cleaning

Windows 10 tip: Secret shortcuts to your favorite settings

Are you tired of clicking through categories to find a specific Windows 10 setting? If you know the right commands, you can create shortcuts that …

This tiny $86 device can play your music from Spotify without a smartphone

It's called the Mighty, it costs $86, and it can store up to 1,000 songs from your playlists in Spotify.<p>There's a reason why so few devices can do this. (Samsung's Gear S3 smartwatch is another example.) Spotify won't allow just anyone to play its music library outside the mobile app. Thankfully …

The 3 cheapest countries you should visit right now

These countries are money.<p>Mexico is the cheapest country for Americans to visit right now, according to a travel cost analysis of 20 countries …

The 10 Best Movies of 2017 (So Far): ‘Logan,’ ‘Personal Shopper,’ and More

From the eco-thriller ‘Okja’ to this weekend’s captivating ‘A Ghost Story,’ there have been plenty of impressive films released this year. Here are …

10 Stunning Private Islands You Can Rent from $307 a Night, Ranked by Price

You don't have to be a millionaire to rent your own island.<p>If you’ve always fancied taking over a secluded private island for a night, you’re not …

Off the tourist trail in Bali: the best less-visited spots

Given it’s one of the world’s most famous resort islands, Bali seems an unlikely choice for those wanting to escape the crowds. And while it’s true that this is a very touristy destination – attracting nearly 10 million visitors per year – most people only head to the south of the island, leaving …

The Only Cake Recipe You'll Need This Summer

My friend Jodi Rhoden started baking cakes out of her Barbie-pink house in Asheville, North Carolina in 2006. The venture became so popular, so fast, that she opened a bakery, and wrote a cookbook about Southern cake ladies, the home bakers everyone around town knows to call up for a birthday …

ProtonMail makes its free VPN service available to everyone

ProtonMail, the encrypted email created by CERN and MIT scientists, has released a new product in response to the administration's roll back of Obama-era internet privacy rules. Starting today, you can try out the company's VPN service, which was in beta testing by 10,000 initial users for a year, …

Get all you need to become a certified cybersecurity expert for only $69

There are few IT skills more valued than the ability to protect a computer network from hackers and cyber thieves. Start down that lucrative career path today with the Cybersecurity Certification Mega Bundle, which can be yours for just $69 – over 90 percent off, from TNW Deals.<p>With this course, …

3 Hidden Samsung Galaxy S8 Features You Should Be Using

The Samsung Galaxy S8 does a lot of things; so many, in fact, that it can be hard to find them all. Samsung doesn’t do itself any favors with the often confusing organization of settings and menus. There are a few really cool features that are buried so well you might never find them on your own. …

Gear & Gadgets

App specific passwords will be required to sign in to iCloud with third party apps from June 15, here’s how to make them

In its ongoing efforts to ensure strong security for customers, Apple will require the use of app-specific passwords from June 15th. This affects you if you use a third-party app that logs in with an iCloud email and password (Outlook, Thunderbird, etc) to access contacts, calendar and mail …

How to unlock thousands of hidden Netflix genres

We all know the appeal of Netflix is being able to click on our favourite genre of TV or film and getting an instant selection to choose from after a …

Dump paper receipts forever with this easy expense-travel tracker

Every year, as you wade through a labyrinthian, blood-pressure-boosting federal tax form, you probably think, “Next year, I’m going to keep better track of everything so THIS doesn’t happen again.” That drive toward better organization — and most importantly, more savings — begins with the clever …