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Turn your old laptop into a Chromebook with Neverware’s CloudReady

If you have ever wanted to turn your old laptop into a Chromebook, that is now possible with Neverware’s CloudReady. In a partnership with Google, …

11 Brilliant Beauty Buys From Target That You Need To Discover

🎯<p>Target is such a magical place. Where else could you pick up a toothbrush, an ottoman, a bag of cat food AND snack on popcorn while you shop, all in the same place? There's truly nowhere like it.<p>If you ask us here at HuffPost Lifestyle, we hit up Target for the beauty buys. Boasting aisles and …

A Tale of Two Tablets

<b>I’m doing some work on a project that requires iOS,</b> and my ipad 3 is now sufficiently out of date, processor-wise, that it makes no sense to use it …

Kate Moss, Miley Cyrus, and More Nearly Naked Stars in W

Models Lily Aldridge, Emily Ratajkowski, and Chrissy Teigen aren’t the first to strip down for W magazine. Here, a round up of the best undressed stars.

Chromecast Audio review: Give your old speakers a new brain

It's been a little over two years since Google introduced the first Chromecast, a cheap and easy way to turn any TV in your house into a smart TV. The tiny little dongle has taken the market by storm, racking up sales of over 20 million since launch. Now, the company has replaced it with not one …

Audiophile

An Eloquent Six-Year-Old Gives Her Mother a Meaningful Lesson About Staying Friends After Divorce

An inspiring video posted by Cherish Sherry features eloquent six-year-old Tiana giving her mother a meaningful lesson about staying friends with …

8 tricks for remembering everything you read

But just because forgetting is a human phenomenon doesn't mean you should simply accept it. In fact, there are plenty of simple, creative strategies for retaining more of what you read — whether that's novels, news articles, or scientific textbooks.<p>To find out what some of those techniques are, we …

The best laptop 2018: our pick of the 15 best laptops you can buy this year

Welcome to our list of the best laptops you can buy in 2018. Here, you'll find the top laptops that have been carefully tested by the TechRadar …

Computer Hardware

Toshiba's latest laptop does convertibility on the cheap

With recent models from Dell and Lenovo tablet laptop hybrids <i>a la</i> Surface are suddenly <i>de rigeur</i>. If those models are outside your budget, Toshiba has just introduced its own low-cost Windows 10 model, the Satellite Click 10. It weighs in at a scant 2.2 pounds and when you detach the keyboard, …

Windows 10

45 Fabulous (And Fast!) Ways To Decorate Your Home

Fall is on its way in, but it can't come fast enough! Here are some speedy and spectacular ways to get every corner of your home fall-ready -- chunky pumpkins, colorful leaves, cozy vignettes, and all!<p><b>1. Make a Porch Sign From Barnwood</b><p>Project via The Magic Brush Inc.<p>See full project here.<p><b>2. Add</b> …

Articles about 6 striking courtyards on Dwell.com - Dwell

Hidden behind a stunning home, this courtyard encourages relaxed, indoor/outdoor living.<p>Although she probably hasn’t told you, we’re pretty sure she has plenty of scarves already.<p>Matt Randall, founder and CEO of Twyla, has launched an online space where consumers are freed from the often …

Logging

What Is a Phone in 2015?

Same thing it's been for five years: A computer<p>Apple is doubling down on its trend toward bigger iPhone screens, and bigger screens in general for that matter. Along with a huge new iPad Pro, Apple on Wednesday announced that its upgraded iPhone 6 models—the 6 S and the 6 S Plus—will have the …

6 new Google Drive features you need to know about

Google Docs, Sheets and Slides got new features this week that will help you work better. Check out the highlights here.<p>Just in time for the school year, Google's added new features to Docs, Sheets and Slides, its online productivity tools. But you don't have to be a student to use these cool new …

Apps

10 Famous Street Photography Quotes You Must Know

If you want to get a deeper insight into street photography and take better photos, I feel it is very important to study the work of the street …

Street Photography

Musings on the Power of Interpretation

Throughout your measure of time learning photography and shooting, have you ever reached a point of realization that there is hardly a place left on …

‘I Wouldn’tve Had a Biography at All’: The Millions Interviews Hanya Yanagihara

In February, an editor asked me if I’d be willing to read a weighty, new book and review it, since she’d been hearing murmurs that not only was it an …

Books

Lessons Todd Hido Has Taught Me About Street Photography (Part 1)

<i>All photographs copyrighted by Todd Hido.</i><p>You can read part 2 here: “Lessons Todd Hido Has Taught Me About Street Photography (Part 2)“. You can also …

Street Photography

Life Tips From The Ph.D. Who's Discovering How Meditation Changes Your Brain

Britta Hölzel is not your typical yoga teacher. Or your typical Ph.D. neuroscientist.<p>In recent years, during fellowships at Harvard Medical School and elsewhere, Hölzel has co-authored a range of studies focused on the intersection of two great passions of her life, how meditation and yoga affect …

FTC busts up $275 million credit card scam, sues the folks behind it

The folks down at the Federal Trade Commission are busy helping all of us these days, whether they're weighing in on patent disputes or forcing firms to help cover your child's lack of parental supervision. Today, the FTC charged several companies and individuals with participation in an elaborate …

Five travel photography essentials that won't weigh you down

Some of your best travel pictures will be off the cuff, spontaneous affairs, but taking a few basic pieces of kit – like a tripod, zoom lens, polariser and GorillaPod grip – can ensure you’re ready to make the most of a golden opportunity. Here’s a round-up of the best photography kit to sling in …

Explore Dinh Q. Lê’s Moving ‘Crossing the Farther Shore’ Installation

Diving into the latest exhibition from Vietnamese American fine arts photographer Dinh Q. Lê, <i>Walley Films</i> created this short doc to tell the story …

Street Photography with the Fuji X100 | Cardiff Street Photography

I've been out recently on the streets of Cardiff with the aim to get some more street photography done with the Fuji X100, as I've mentioned before …

The story of Cortana, Microsoft's Siri killer

Technically, Cortana isn’t supposed to exist for at least another 500 years, but that’s not stopping Microsoft from bringing her to life this week. While Apple has Siri and Google has Google Now — both digital assistants that run on smartphones — Microsoft is taking an approach that mixes the best …

PolitiFact launching new site to call out lies of political pundits

You'll soon be able to know just how accurate your favorite (and least-favorite) pundits are thanks to PolitiFact, which is launching a spin-off site next month called PunditFact. Since 2007, PolitiFact has been cataloging politicians' claims and making judgments on how factual they are, giving …