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Netflix's Halloween lineup includes 'The Shining'

You'll also find 'Sabrina' and other spooky originals.<p>Netflix has certainly touted its Halloween shows before, but this year you may have a particularly good reason to pay attention. The streaming giant has outlined all the horror movies and thrillers you can expect to see in the run-up to October …

Celebrity News

Apple's coolest keyboard trick became even better in iOS 12

What if I told you that ultra-precise text editing and selection is not only possible, but easy, on all Apple gadgets running iOS 12?<p>If you, like me, …

iOS

This Is the Best Chicken Soup You Will Ever Eat

<i>Kitchn's Delicious Links column highlights recipes we're excited about from the bloggers we love. Follow along every weekday as we post our …

Siblings

macOS Mojave: Hands-on with 20+ new changes and features [Video]

After last week’s successful launch of iOS 12, it’s now the Mac’s turn to receive its yearly software update in the form of macOS Mojave. Version 10.14 of macOS includes loads of new features to help make your life on the desktop easier.<p>New features include things like the long-awaited Dark Mode, …

Apps

The New YubiKey Will Help Kill the Password

By now it's hopefully been drilled into you to enable two-factor authentication on your online accounts, giving you more protection than a password …

Authentication

What Do Older Programmers Know That Younger Ones Don't?

<i>What are some things that only someone who has been programming 20-50 years would know? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by John Byrd, CEO, Gigantic Software, on Quora:</b><p><b>What are some</b> …

Mathematics

Tropical Forest Loss Slowed in 2017—To the Second Worst Total Ever

Brazil and the Democratic Republic of the Congo lost the most; things improved in Indonesia. Here are five takeaways from a new report.<p>Imagine looking down on a huge swath of lush forest—but before you can pull out your phone and take a picture, it’s gone.<p>In tropical regions around the world, tree …

Palm Oil

A video of a very polite lizard is the cutest new meme

Let's get back to the internet's roots: cute animals.<p>A video of a grinning lizard went viral for being adorably relatable. The reptile, whose owner …

Animals

Is your Wi-Fi good enough for your smart home?

You're ready to upgrade your home to a smart home with smart locks, smart bulbs, smart speakers and more. Before you buy anything, you need to make sure the most important part of your smart home is ready for duty.<p>Internet powers the smart home and without a strong, fast Wi-Fi connection, it can …

Smart Homes

Monsanto's global weedkiller harms honeybees, research finds

The world’s most used weedkiller damages the beneficial bacteria in the guts of honeybees and makes them more prone to deadly infections, new research has found.<p>Previous studies have shown that pesticides such as neonicotinoids cause harm to bees, whose pollination is vital to about three-quarters …

Environment

Look No Further: The Experts Say These Are The Nation's Best Beers

When it comes to beer, the West rules.<p>Breweries based in 12 western U.S. states won 54% of the medals at the 2018 Great American Beer Festival — the Oscars of the beer industry — at Denver’s Colorado Convention Center last weekend, according to an analysis of results by this journalist.<p>California …

Beer Festivals

These Cheap Laptops Give You the Best Value for Money

There are a lot of reasons to consider snubbing the MacBook these days.<p>For so long now, the answer to the questions “which laptop should I get?” Has …

Innovation

19 Foods You Never Knew Could Be Turned Into WAFFLES

This is a game changer.

grilled cheese

Watching Gear Oil Splash Through This Clear Differential Cover Is Deeply Satisfying

Taking any remotely interesting mechanical contraption and replacing one of its covers with a transparent one almost always yields deeply satisfying …

Calculus

Technology doesn’t have to be disposable

Dust off your old Bose 501 speakers. New devices are coming that will give traditional audio equipment a voice.<p>Amazon recently announced a mess of new Echo devices and among the lot are several small, diminutive add-ons. These models did not have a smart speaker built into the devices but rather …

Tech Trends

This Cat Just Discovered It Has Ears And It's Too Cute To Handle

This kitten is just playing it by ear.

Cute

6 Things That Will Ruin Any Relationship

It’s not exactly top-secret information that relationships take work. Even epic love stories, like Allie and Noah’s from <i>The Notebook</i>, involve effort. …

Relationships

Two people with paralysis walk again using an implanted device

‘It was like watching fireworks, but from the inside’<p>After Kelly Thomas’ truck flipped with her inside of it in 2014, she was told that she probably would never walk again. Now, with help from a spinal cord implant that she’s nicknamed “Junior,” Thomas is able to walk on her own.<p>Thomas and Jeff …

Mayo Clinic

Apple Outlines Metal-Capable Cards Compatible With macOS Mojave on 2010 and 2012 Mac Pro Models

Apple's new macOS Mojave update is not compatible with mid-2010 and mid-2012 Mac Pros with stock GPUs, but it is supported on 2010 and 2012 Mac Pro models that have been upgraded with graphics cards that support Metal.<p>Apple today shared a new support document that provides a list of graphics cards …

MacBook Pro

The Best Gifts for 8-Year-Olds, According to a Child Therapist

With the school year in full swing, birthday invites for classmates’ parties will no doubt be flying out the door. For those stumped on what to gift …

Home Building

Heartbroken Dog Smells A Scent He Thought He'd Never Find Again

"He laid down on top of the clothes and spent a long time smelling and snuggling them" 💔<p>Paquito's best friend may have passed away — but his loving …

These Are the Most Beautifully Designed Maps From Recent Years

If you love a good map, you'll want to get your hands on the new volume of <i>The Atlas of Design</i>. Every two years since 2012, the non-profit organization NACIS (North American Cartographic Information Society) has compiled the best-designed maps from hundreds of entrants. The results are placed in a …

Photos

Tesla’s massive Powerpack battery in Australia cost $66 million and already made up to ~$17 million

We have already seen several pieces of evidence that Tesla’s massive Powerpack battery project in Australia is quite financially successful, but now we get all the numbers as Neoen, Tesla’s partner in the project, files for IPO.<p>The giant battery cost ~$66 million and it reportedly already made up …

Wind Farm

BBC’s ‘Bodyguard’ on Netflix: What to Know About Britain’s Biggest Hit Since ‘Downton Abbey’

Netflix announced last week that they had secured the international rights to <i>Bodyguard,</i> the BBC’s most explosive show in over a decade. The monster …

Downton Abbey

15 Ways To Utilize The Art of Feng Shui

Reinforce positive energy and create a space of welcoming warmth and balanced home. By buying into the notion of Feng Shui, you’ll be able to do that …

Feng Shui

7 van conversion companies that can build your dream camper

Make #VanLife a reality<p>If you’ve been dreaming of a camper van—and let’s be honest, who hasn’t?—you have a few options. You could go the DIY route, devoting hundreds of hours and labor to building your own perfect van. Or you could try a camper kit that provides the conversion basics, but still …

Camping

13 Vegan Slow-Cooker Recipes That Require Minimum Effort For Maximum Taste

There's a common misconception surrounding the level of intricate planning that goes into pulling off a committed vegan diet. Although you do have to …

Slow Cooker Recipes

Healthy Tailgating Snacks and Appetizers

If your favorite part of a tailgate is snacking from kick off to the final whistle, then this recipe collection is for you. Featuring healthy dishes …

Blue Cheese

Martha Stewart's Apple Butternut Squash Soup Is an Internet Favorite

Martha Stewart is the indisputable expert on all things cooking, so when she shares a recipe on her Martha Stewart Living Facebook page, we take …

Recipes

30 Years Later: Was 1988 The Greatest Year In Music?

It's 1988. A gallon of gas is about 90 cents. Movie tickets average $3.50 a flick. And while you were at the movies, chances are you caught <i>Rain Man</i>, <i>Who Framed Roger Rabbit</i>, <i>Big</i> or <i>Beetlejuice</i>. On television, <i>Miami Vice</i> was still going strong, as <i>St. Elsewhere</i> and <i>Dallas</i> were ending. In August, <i>Yo! MTV</i> …

Music