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Charting: At-Home Gel Manicure Polishes

No more LED lights and hours in the salon thanks to these one-, two-, or three-step systems.<p>No more LED lights and hours in the salon thanks to these one-, two-, or three-step systems.<p>Courtesy

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10 Beauty Products Every Woman Should Have By 30

For the first few decades of your life, a laissez-faire beauty routine is all you need. Nows the time to take a more grown-up approach with a few easy adds.<p>For the first few decades of your life, a laissez-faire beauty routine is all you need. Now's the time to take a more grown-up approach with a …

#theLIST: Spring Is In the Bag

The dawn of springtime brings with it renewal, warmer days, the solsticeand a crop of new chic bags. Shop the 10 best now.<p>The dawn of springtime brings with it renewal, warmer days, the solstice—and a crop of new chic bags. Shop the 10 best now. Plus, check out spring's best bag trends.

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How Wes Anderson Can Help You Decorate

Identifying the most stunning palettes from the director's many visually-stimulating films.<p>Our new favorite Tumblr combines two of our most-loved subjects: Wes Anderson movies and color palettes. The creative sites breaks down hyper-appealing visuals from Anderson's films into easy-to-replicate …

Instagram reaches 200 million users, more than 20 billion photos

Photo-sharing social network Instagram announced this week that it now has 200 million monthly active users.<p>The milestone is an indicator for healthy user growth on the service, which Facebook purchased for $1 billion nearly two years ago.<p>Instagram said it reached 100 million users in February …

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#theLIST: Shoe In: Spring's Chicest Pairs

Keep your seasonal shoe game in check with the chicest of the new lot.<p>Keep your seasonal shoe game in check with the chicest of the new lot.

How To Take A Selfie Like a Supermodel

Nothing garners more followers than a great selfiewe studied the masters (supermodels!) and came up with 9 easy tips for taking a great photo of yourself.<p>Nothing garners more followers than a great selfie—we studied the masters (supermodels!) and came up with 9 easy tips for taking a great photo of …

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Samsung Focuses On Accessibility With An Ultrasonic Case, A Text-Reading Stand And Voice Labels

Samsung isn’t limiting itself to software when it comes to improving its mobile hardware’s accessibility – the Korean company has introduced a trio of new accessories for the Galaxy Core Advance mid-range device that beefs up its existing ability to cater to visually and otherwise impaired …

DoubleTwist's new app lets you save iTunes Radio tracks to your PC

The folks at DoubleTwist are at it again. Over the past three months they've crafted Android and OS X apps to help penny-pinching users save the music they hear on iTunes Radio, and now they've gone and done the unthinkable: they made a version for Windows PCs, too.<p>Setting up the app is as simple …

8 Ways to Get Prettier in Your Sleep

Do the term "beauty sleep" justice by following these skin and hair tips from dermatologists.<p>You might think you're off the clock when it comes to your beauty routine while you sleep, but your slumber hours play an important role in how you look. "Beauty sleep is essential for repairing the skin," …

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Apple Will Sell The iPhone In Brazil For Nearly $1,200

Compare that to $649 in the U.S. or $872 in China for the same model — a 16-gigabyte, contract-free iPhone 5s. (As we noted last year, Brazil may have some hefty taxes and tariffs which drive up the price of an iPhone.)<p>To put that in perspective, consider that the Brazilian average wage is about …

Apple Wants The iWatch To Predict Heart Attacks

You'd be able to chew some aspirin to prevent it. You'd be able to call 911 and get the ambulance on the way. You'd be more likely to survive.<p>Perhaps a large portion of the 600,000 people who die of heart disease every year — would not.<p>The good news is this: Apple, which is reportedly working on a …

Jenna Elfman Took a Risk With This Hair and Makeup—I Think She Killed It (You?)

Jenna Elfman took a risk with her hair and makeup for an event yesterday and seriously killed the red carpet. I think so, anyway. Do you agree?<p>She wore what looked like a rose-gold eyeshadow encircling her entire eye—like a metallic play on smoky eyes—and her lashes were really lacquered up and …

Google Glass Gets Prescription Options With Four Titanium Frame Styles And Shades

Google has taken the step that many asked for regarding its Google Glass head-mounted computer – it introduced prescription frames for the device, via an update to the Google Glass website. Google has created four different varieties of frames that should fit the fashion tastes of a number of …

Alienware's Steam Machine launches in September

The Alienware-made Steam Machine we showed you at CES 2014 arrives in September, the company announced during Valve's first Steam Dev Days conference in Seattle. Alienware's little black box has some form of Haswell chip inside, and promised us earlier this year that it'd "perform on par with a …

Samsung wants to take the Galaxy S5 'back to basics,' may include iris scanner

Samsung has outlined its plans for various new devices in a wide-ranging interview with Bloomberg News. The Galaxy S5 smartphone will reportedly be released by April, and Samsung is said to be considering iris-scanning technology for security in a possible response to Apple’s Touch ID fingerprint …

14 Calendars for 2014

According to the Chinese zodiac, the year of the wood horse promises opportunities and victories, adventures and even surprising romances—if you're willing to take chances like the free-spirited, spontaneous animal. Although the Standard Hotel's 2014 calendar has set the bar high in terms of …

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Netflix is testing multiple new subscription plans, like 3 streams for $9.99

Netflix likes to run small tests of features and packages before it offers them widely (like its new unified UI), and that includes the "1 SD stream for $6.99" some have started seeing recently. Another offer currently in testing covers the hole between the standard $7.99/month offer that provides …

Portraits Made Electric by Luminescent Neon Paint

Flecks of vivid neon paint glow brilliantly off faces and shoulders in this series of portraits by Portuguese photographer Hid Saib. At times, the glowing paint seems like the scattered embers of a fire or an explosive shower of sparks racing across the cheeks of the model. In other instances, the …

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Facebook Says It Has Learned Important Android Lessons From Building Home

Facebook’s mobile image took a bit of a beating in the weeks that followed the April launch of its Home software for Android.<p>Ondrejka, right, with …

Voxel Brings Its App Virtualization Tools To Android

After launching the iOS version of its mobile app advertising platform at TechCrunch’s Disrupt conference in September, Voxel is announcing that it can now virtualize Android apps as well.<p>The Voxel platform allows developers to run their apps in the cloud, which in turn allows users to interact …

Apple To Offer In-Store Repairs For Its Newest iPhone Models

Owners of broken iPhones may soon be able to get them fixed inside Apple stores. The company is outfitting its retail locations with spare parts, instruction manuals for the staff, and the recalibration machines needed for the installation of touch screens, according to a report citing sources with …

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Intel Has Acquired Kno, Will Push Further Into The Education Content Market With Interactive Textbooks

We had a tip about, and have now confirmed, Intel’s latest acquisition: Kno, the education startup that started life as a hardware business and later pivoted into software — specifically via apps that let students read interactive versions of digitized textbooks.<p>“I can confirm Intel has purchased …

The Rules of Wearing a Retro Look (Without Looking Costumey)

Just because winter is practically here, florals are still in full bloom—well, on your dresses anyway. But sometimes you want to switch things up from the kicky, fit-and-flare silhouette and channel a little bit of old-Hollywood glam but without looking like you're headed out for Halloween …

Floppy House: Abandoned Building Reinvented With A Slouchy Facade

British artist Alex Chinneck turns a stately brick facade into something resembling a slice of American cheese.<p>As is often the case with art or any form of cultural production, the sculpted object usually bears little to no trace of the immense efforts that gave rise to it. So is the case with …

Pinterest Does Another Massive Funding — $225 Million at $3.8 Billion Valuation (Confirmed)

According to several sources, Pinterest has completed another enormous funding, this time nabbing $225 million with late-stage investor Fidelity …

How Nintendo is taking advantage of the lull before the PS4/Xbox One storm

After a rough couple of years, Nintendo should be patting itself on the back. The latest sales report by NPD on gaming industry sales for the month …