Steven Lagasse

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This wireless antenna may make cord cutting easier

WatchAir<p>WatchAir is attempting to reinvent the TV antenna for the modern age using a suite of apps that can stream TV to a number of different devices including your smartphone, and adding the ability to record shows. The company says the antenna, which doesn't need to be connected to your TV to …

AT&T debuts data plans without overages ahead of 'iPhone 7' launch

AT&T on Wednesday revealed new data plans skewed in favor of its higher-end tiers, though also finally eliminating overage fees for heavy users.<p>The …

Tennessee governor signs 'therapist bill' into law

<b>(CNN) —</b> Tennessee Gov. Bill Haslam on Wednesday signed a bill into law that allows therapists and counselors with "sincerely held principles" to reject gay, lesbian, transgender and other clients.<p>"Although Senate Bill 1556 has received attention for its perceived focus, my job is to look at the …

Mental Health

That Emoji Does Not Mean What You Think It Means – MacStories

Alissa Walker, writing for Gizmodo on a fascinating study about emoji implementations across different platforms:<p>A study by the GroupLens Research team at the University of Minnesota examines the variations between some popular emoji presentations and how they are perceived. The most widely …

Comparably Compares Your Salary with Other People In Your Field, Anonymously

The first step to making sure you’re being paid fairly is knowing how much your peers make, and while many sites provide some information on the …

Employment

Donald Trump will force the Democratic Party to make a fundamental decision

Barring an asteroid or some equivalent political upheaval, it looks like the 2016 presidential race will be Hillary Clinton versus Donald Trump. And …

The ‘Twinks 4 Trump’ movement will Make America Gay Again

What is the purpose of existence? If an omnipotent God is real, why is there injustice in the world? Is humanity intrinsically doomed?<p>These are just …

Recipe: Proof Bakery's chocolate espresso layer cake - California Cookbook

5 (105)<p>Proof Bakery's chocolate espresso layer cake<p>A great chocolate cake goes like this: Start with a layer of devil's food cake, nearly obsidian dark from Valrhona cocoa powder. Then add a thick strata of buttercream, another of chocolate crémeux, more cream, more Valrhona. Then more of ... Read …

Anyone can use the '20-Minute Rule' I learned from 5 years of studying rich people

In other words, don't put your ladder on someone else's wall. Pursue your own dreams. Not those of your parents, teachers, or some other significant influence in your life.<p>In order to make that ideal life a reality, you need to follow a process:<p>1. <b>Define each specific dream</b> that is part of your …

Science Discovers "Holy Grail" of Fat Loss and Muscle Gain

Researchers have uncovered significant new evidence in the elusive quest to gain muscle while losing fat.

A major US city closed almost all of its schools after teachers started protesting deplorable school conditions

Eighty eight of the roughly 100 schools in the system closed, accounting for about a 90% closure rate, according to CNN.<p>Teachers launched the so-called sickout to call attention to the unsafe school conditions they say are widespread across the district.<p>They are looking for city and state …

Education

After reading over 1,000 business books, I learned these are the 3 signs you're going to be successful

Yes, I realize that you are automatically thinking — "Duh! Of course it does," but I'm talking about changes in every part of my life.<p>At the time, I was a police detective with the Ottawa Police Service in Canada. Like any newly expecting dad, I started to take account of where I had gotten in life …

21 Easy Cleaning Hacks to Add to Your Routine

<b>New Year, No Eww - that's how the saying goes, right?</b><p>2016 is your year for a sparkling clean home! If you like the sound of that, but don't want to make it your year for 'spending countless hours scrubbing,' these easy hacks from Hometalk bloggers will help to speed things up!<p><b>1. Clean stainless</b> …

August is close to shipping its smart doorbell and second-generation smart lock

Once it navigates the last batch of hurdles with Apple HomeKit certification, August's new suite of connected doorway devices should be ready to ship.

How I Taught Myself to Code in Eight Weeks

To a lot of non-developers, learning to code seems like an impossibly daunting task. However, thanks to a number of great resources that have …

How to use Apple's most innovative iPhone app of the year

Apple's most innovate app of 2015 is one you may have never heard of: Workflow.<p>The app's tag line is "powerful automation made simple." It's like a Swiss army knife for completing complicated tasks, which the app calls "workflows," on the iPhone or iPad.<p>For example, you can use Workflow to make …

"Renting Is Throwing Money Away" Is Completely False

You might have heard the old adage “renting is throwing money away.” It seems like common sense. You don’t buy anything when you rent, but you keep …

How Long to Keep Tax Records

Unless you’re living in the 123-room Spelling Manor, you probably don’t have space to store massive amounts of tax and insurance paperwork, …

Brian Kilmeade and Marco Rubio Agree That Science and Mathematics Have no Real Value

Marco Rubio spoke to Brian Kilmeade on Fox News and the two joked that Plato, the father of Western philosophy, should have been a welder rather than …

DIY Klondike-style bars: Make the chilly chocolate snack at home

The polar bear is no picky eater. He goes for seal, raw. Lacking seal, he will settle for whatever's handy, even kelp. It's hard to believe a string of seaweed satisfies the thousand-pound carnivore. But the Arctic menu is limited.<p>After dinner, the bear enjoys a square of vanilla ice cream wrapped …

Flan: 8 Essential Recipes - Chowhound

Richer and more concentrated than English-style custard, flan is the quintessential Latin American fine dessert. To get the texture right, many …

How To Make Your Own Cream Cheese

Philadelphia has got nothing on this.<p>There's a lot to love about cream cheese. There's the fact that it makes breakfast bagels feel like a complete meal. There's the cheesecake it makes possible. And there are the countless other recipes cream cheese adds greatness to. We love cream cheese. And …

13 Mini Thanksgiving Desserts Almost Too Cute to Eat

They say it’s the little things in life that mean the most, and these tiny treats are certainly no exception. If you're stuffed from a large …

Dessert

Philips Announces New Hue Bulbs, Hue Bridge 2.0 With HomeKit Compatibility

Philips today announced its first HomeKit-enabled product, debuting the Hue Bridge 2.0, an updated version of its original Hue Bridge. With the Hue Bridge 2.0, its line of Philips Hue lights are able to work with Apple's home automation platform, allowing all existing and future Hue bulbs to be …

The 5-Minute Manicure Every Guy Should Give Himself

Occasional clipping just doesn’t cut it<p>Walking around with grimy nails and crusty cuticles is downright gross. But it takes a mega-secure man to sit confidently in a nail salon for a professional manicure.<p>Good for that guy if he doesn’t give a crap, but we don’t blame you if you prefer to primp in …

Dry Skin

Say "No" to These 10 Things to Increase Your Success

“The difference between successful people and really successful people is that really successful people say no to almost everything.” – <i>Warren …

Motivation

How Long Should A Job Search Take?

I hate to think about the number of times I’ve sat on a panel and heard a fellow panelist say “As a job-seeker, you have to prepare for the long haul. It could take months and months to find the right job.”<p>Every time I heard that I kept the fake plastic smile pasted on my face, because I’m an …