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How to Keep Your White Sneakers Spotless This Winter

And the rest of the year, too.<p><i>I have a pair of white, leathery-looking sneakers that I really like, and that I try to keep at least mostly white. While I've had luck with the leathery part of the shoes, the rubbery white part that makes up the base and covers the toes is pretty much refusing to get</i> …

Shoes

Chris Christie plays a desperate, shameful race card and will still never, ever be president

Christie is falling behind, so he’s fear-mongering on crime. It won’t help him, but it will hurt the country<p>Chris Christie is languishing in the Republican presidential primary polls---even <i>John Kasich</i> is beating him in the latest polling data---so it's not surprising that he's throwing his Hail …

9-year-old Tyshawn Lee shot to death in Chicago alley

<b>(CNN) —</b> A 9-year-old boy was shot and killed Monday in Chicago and police say it isn't clear whether the child was targeted or was in the wrong place at the wrong time.<p>Tyshawn Lee loved to play basketball and video games. On Monday he was in an alley in the Gresham neighborhood, according to …

Crime

Is It Harmful to Use Music as a Coping Mechanism?

Putting on headphones to regulate emotions may not always be beneficial.<p>Listening to music is aform of emotional self-care that many of us turn to every day, without much conscious thought. The streaming service Spotify, well aware of this, offers a collection of “Mood” playlists, from “Anthems of …

‘Captain America’ Writer Slams Fox News for Sympathizing With His Xenophobic Villains

Nick Spencer, the writer of Captain America: Sam Wilson, discusses bringing the black Captain America to life and Fox and Friends’ boneheaded …

Comic Books

Smoking Doesn't Kill Them: The Strange Science of the Longevity Gene

Why do some cigarette smokers live to old age while others die young? Scientists are getting closer to an answer.<p>It’s a well-established fact that …

10 apps that should be core smartphone features

So I trawled the hundreds of apps I’ve installed, and compiled a “top 10” of the ones I feel wouldn’t look out-of-place integrated into a phone’s inner workings.<p>It’s worth noting here that these aren’t necessarily the best built or designed apps out there — it’s more about the core functionality. …

Apps

Exchange + Repair Extension Programs

27 of the Best Chrome Extensions You Should Check out Today

We love the Web. Seriously, we do. But sometimes, achieving what you want is a little harder and takes a little longer than you’d really want. It’s for that reason that we’ve put together a list of 27 of the best Chrome extensions you can find around.<p>We’ve broken them down into groups of a few per …

How to Create Better App Icons, 6 Tips from Apple.

This is a guest post by Martin LeBlanc, the founder of IconFinder, a search engine for icons. You can follow him on twitter here<p>Shortly after the WWDC event in San Francisco in June, a plethora of iOS7 resources became available on the web. Throughout the hundreds of sessions, speakers and …

US healthcare deadline nears for clearing up coverage eligibility

Obama administration says 310,000 people risk losing coverage if citizenship and immigration issues are not resolved<p>The clock is ticking for hundreds of thousands of people who have unresolved issues affecting their coverage under the new healthcare law.<p>The Obama administration said on Tuesday that …

The Award-Winning MacLovin' Bundle | Cult of Mac Deals

<b>Cinemagraph Pro</b><p>The Professional Photography & Cinematography Tool For Mac<p>MESMERIZE YOUR AUDIENCE<p>Create amazing living photos with Cinemagraph Pro!Cinemagraph Pro for Mac is the only professional tool specifically designed for the creation of living photos. With its unique <b>live-masking technology</b>, …

App Store

Cramming 101: How to avoid hidden charges on your cellphone bill

Your cellphone bill may be stuffed with hidden charges you’ve never authorized or noticed.<p>The practice, called “cramming,” is so rampant that a Senate committee report argued earlier this week that it is costing consumers some serious money.<p>“Wireless cramming has been widespread and has likely cost …

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Now You Can Buy A 3-D Printer At Home Depot

A signal 3-D printing is passing the point of mainstream, Home Depot on Monday began selling MakerBot Replicator printers as part of a pilot project.<p>The test, which spans 12 locations in California, Illinois, and New York, follows Home Depot’s move three months ago to offer MakerBot printers on its …

8 Ongoing Homeowner Expenses And How to Prepare For Them

Interest rates remain historically low, and according to Trulia’s latest Trends Report, homes are affordable for the middle class in 80 out of the 100 largest metros. But let’s put it all on the table, just so there are no surprises: if you plan to purchase a home this summer, next summer – or …

How to Get Single-Digit Body Fat

If you want to get leaner than lean, every bite counts<p>At a fitness conference last Spring, I joined some friends for breakfast. It was a normal breakfast up until the moment Spencer Nadolsky, D.O., pulled a scale out of his gym bag to weigh a banana.<p>I knew Dr. Nadolsky was preparing for a …

Pushup Circuit for Strong Shoulders

The circuit works like this: Do each exercise—the pushup, the side pushup to your right, and the side pushup to your left—for 30 seconds, and then move on to the next one. Rest 15 seconds between each exercise. That's one round. Rest one minute, and repeat.<p>"You'll not only ignite muscle growth and …

How-to: Request an iTunes purchase refund if you have a legitimate reason

When you purchase an item from the App Store or iTunes, it is possible to obtain a refund on items purchased within the past 90 days if you have a legitimate reason. For example, you might buy the live version of a song when you meant to get the studio version. It is certainly possible to download …

The Best Replacement Android Keyboard Is Now Free

SwiftKey is one of the first apps I install on any new Android device I get, so consider this a mini-review, if you would: If you type a fair amount …

There's A Marijuana Coffee That Really Lets You 'Wake And Bake'

Your morning joe just got a little more Mary Jane.<p>Marijuana coffee is coming to the state of Washington, and the product is promising consumers a caffeinated buzz. The cold-brewed cannibis-infused coffee, called Legal, is expected to hit the market in early July, product developer Adam Stites told …

Defend Your Cubicle With A Nerf Sentry Gun

You'll be the undefeatable champion with this one<p>Tell workplace pen thieves and pranksters how you really feel with a barrage of foam darts. This project hacks a Nerf gun to automatically fire at large heat signatures. Simply replace the toy’s trigger system with a servomotor, wire up a home …

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