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The Scientific Way to Flirt More Effectively

Ever wondered if the rules of social interaction that you learn about in Psych 101 could be applied to flirting? In this video, one guy tries to …

20 Basic Cooking Techniques That Every Home Chef Should Master

<b>There are an endless amount of cooking techniques one should know</b>, but let's just start with the basics. Master these 20, and we'll definitely be coming over for dinner.

Cooking

Snapsolve For iPhone Lets Students Get Homework Help Just By Taking A Photo

A new mobile application called Snapsolve, launching today, is offering a way for students to receive help with their homework, just by snapping a photo of the problem at hand. However, unlike automated tools like the clever PhotoMath app, for example, Snapsolve connects students with a tutor who …

The Apple Watch isn't really a luxury watch, but it might make you want one

I was never a watch guy. The moment I bought my first cellphone, 15 years ago, I ditched my wristwatch, and I’ve never worn one since. I just …

Smartwatches

How to set up iPhone location-based reminders

The iPhone's native Reminders app is pretty handy, but when you add in its location-based abilities, it becomes an absolute lifesaver.<p>That's because …

Apps

1. Getting Started

Do you have an iPhone, but for some reason you’re not using its camera to its full potential? Maybe you’re already taking snapshots with your iPhone …

Mobile Photography

These 30 essential iPhone 6 tricks and tips will help you master it

Life is hard enough without having to factor in modern technology. The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus were two of the most lauded and intuitive smartphones to …

15 Ways to Fix Everything With Vinegar

Made a mess? Look no further than your kitchen cupboard<p>Made a mess? Look no further than your kitchen cupboard

Spray Bottle

How to Create an Apple ID for Kids Under 13 (UPDATED FOR iOS 11)

Parents can create an Apple ID for their kids under the age of thirteen. This allows the child to be a part of the Family Sharing plan on iPhone, which includes access to FaceTime, Game Center, iMessage, iCloud, and iTunes. By creating an Apple ID for your child, you can also enable Ask to Buy, …

App Store

Calendar App: The Ultimate Guide

Calendar lets you can create and edit appointments, share agendas, invite friends and colleagues to events, get alerted, stay on track and — most …

Apps

The best animation apps for iPhone and iPad

From bringing your pictures to life to creating your own masterpiece or making your own animation video, this list has you covered. These apps range …

OmniFocus 2 goes universal, brings new features to the iPhone

The Omni Group’s killer project management app, OmniFocus 2, is now a universal piece of software optimized for Apple’s iPhone, iPad, and iPod …

NASA Straps 18 Propellers to a Wing, Because Science

Solar Impulse 2, the plane powered only by the sun, has dominated the electric aircraft news cycle recently, starting its 5-month, 20,000-mile …

Aviation

Welding 101: Yes, You Can Learn How to Weld. Here's How.

If you're never welded before, today's easy-to-use wire-feed units speed up the learning process. Time to spark your creativity.<p>If you're never welded before, today's easy-to-use wire-feed units speed up the learning process. Time to spark your creativity.

Woodworking

These Are the Screws You Should Be Using

Stop making things hard on yourself by building with drywall screws or other cheap fasteners.<p>Last weekend I was installing some 2 x 4 blocking for a bathroom cabinet, and I really struggled to drive the screws into the lumber. In fact, whenever I use drywall screws to build stuff, they break or …

Woodworking

15 Ways to Fix Everything With Toothpaste

Dental Care

25 Skills Every Dad Should Teach His Kids

Kids may not appreciate his finely crafted sense of humor, but there's still plenty they can learn from dear old dad.<p><b>Age 1:</b> You're new, I get it. Just remember, if it's hard or shiny, you're still too tiny. If it bounces or bends, it's all yours, my friend.<p><b>Age 2:</b> Let sleeping dads lie.<p><b>Age 3:</b> You'll …

Kids

Your Weekend Has 60 Hours–Here’s How To Wring The Most Out Of Them

Do your weekends fly by too fast? Craft weekends that are memorable, relaxing, and productive with these 10 tips from productivity expert Laura Vanderkam.<p>Weekends always seem to go quickly, but they’re longer than we think. There are 60 hours between that 6 p.m. Friday beer and that 6 a.m. Monday …

10 Keys To Writing A Speech

<i>“This is my time.”</i><p>That attitude will kill a speech every time.<p>You’ve probably sat through some lousy speeches. Despite the speakers’ renown, you eventually tuned them out over their self-indulgent tangents and pointless details. You understood something these speakers apparently didn’t: This was …

Carl Sagan on the Meaning of Life

<b>Carl Sagan</b> was not only one of the greatest scientific minds in modern history, he was also an unrelenting humanist with profound insight on spirituality, psychology, and even literature. From <i>The Meaning of Life: Reflections in Words and Pictures on Why We Are Here</i> (<i>public library</i>) — the same …

How The World's Greatest Minds Influenced Each Other

Over the centuries our understanding and interpretation of what creativity is, has altered drastically. The more we've experimented with it, the more …

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iFixit Walks Us Through An iPhone 5 Battery Replacement [Video]

Battery life on the iPhone 5 is pretty good when you compare it to other high-end devices with LTE connectivity, so if you’re having to charge yours more than normal, then you may need a new battery. But don’t worry — battery replacements are relatively cheap, and they’re so easy, you can probably …

Notification Center: The ultimate guide

Notification Center is a powerhouse of organization for all of the alarms, alerts, messages, pings, beeps, and bleeps that filter through our daily …

Apps

Deal: Easily Share Files Between Devices With DiskAid

Ad By Carbon Ads<p>Joshua Schnell | Friday, July 5th, 2013<p>Transfering files to and from your iOS devices is a real pain, at least until DiskAid came …

Best Free iPad App Of the Week

Great apps and a huge selection of great apps are a big part of what makes the iPad such an amazing device. There are excellent apps for just about any purpose you can think of – from serious productivity to pure entertainment. Better still, there are lots of great free apps for the iPad. Our Best …

Deal: Create Professional Documents With iStudio Publisher

Ad By Carbon Ads<p>Joshua Schnell | Sunday, July 7th, 2013<p>iStudio Publisher is an easy-to-use page layout application that will help you create …

Six Surprising Tips & Tricks For iOS 7 Beta [Feature]

iOS 7 is chock full of new things to discover and explore. We’ve been spending some time with it on our iPhones and iPads, and have found a bunch of surprises hidden within–features and new ways of doing things that are new, different, and just plain interesting.<p>Here, then, are six of those …