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Seven Excel Tricks You Need To Start Using

Image: iStock<p>Microsoft Excel is packed with useful data management features that don't see a lot of use, like pivot tables, index and match, and …

Analytics

Here's how to stop Android apps from stealing and sharing your phone data

Several Android apps can share image and video data with third parties without your knowledge. Here's how to prevent that.<p>Smartphone users have long …

Apps

The Band’s ‘Music From Big Pink’: 10 Things You Didn’t Know

Given that <i>Music From Big Pink</i> came out in the turbulent summer of 1968, it’s tempting to frame the album as a set of soothing sounds for troubled …

Los Angeles

Skillet Potatoes With Cajun Blackening Spices and Buttermilk-Herb Sauce Recipe

Potatoes deserve more than to just be a boring side dish. They've got serious star power, and these Cajun-spiced baby potatoes—first boiled until creamy, then crisped in a skillet, and finally topped with a cooling buttermilk-herb dressing—prove it.<p><b>Why this recipe works:</b><p>Boiling and then sautéing …

Recipes

This line-up of lionesses want to get England’s stars roaring for the World Cup clash with Panama

HERE’S a line-up of lionesses to get England’s stars roaring for today’s big match.<p>At the back in short shirts we have, from the left, The Sun’s Bust …

Lineup

7 Alexa commands you're not using but should

With Alexa and the the Echo, Amazon has built a robust service that can deliver seemingly endless information and control your home. But, are you taking advantage of all it can do?<p>If you haven't yet unlocked the full potential of Alexa, these seven voice commands will get you closer. These are the …

21 clever Alexa commands you will use again and again

More than any other device, Alexa has become our closest approximation of artificial intelligence. She has a voice and personality, and if you ask the right question, she’ll even get sassy with you. Users even refer to Alexa as “she.” We usually prefer to say her name, rather than the name of the …

9 Books That Will Make You a Better Negotiator

You really need to know both concepts: how to build a strategy and correctly deploy tactics.<p><i>Which books or resources can be helpful to people who want to become better leaders and negotiators? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others</i> …

Startups

Father’s Day Gifts Dad Actually Wants: Travel

Filson is a name dad’s probably familiar with, as the brand’s been around for well over 100 years. The dependable, timeless gear they produce is …

Shopping

The 98 Best Songs of 1998: Pop’s Weirdest Year

98<p>The Foo Fighters, “Walking After You”<p>A lost Dave Grohl classic – “Walking After You” should not be confused with “Walk,” not to be confused with …

Music

How to Look Like the Smartest Person in Every Meeting

Try these great tips to stand out in your next meeting.<p>My work as an executive leadership coach often has me shadowing the people I'm coaching. And that means sitting in a lot of meetings--as many as seven or eight a day. And I've come to realize that there's always one person who stands out, who …

Communicate

FIFA World Cup 2018: Complete schedule of games, how to watch

The 2018 World Cup — the 21st edition of the international soccer tournament — will be held in Russia. This is the first time that the tournament will be held in Russia.<p>A total of 32 teams will be competing, with the group stage set for June 14-June 28, Round of 16 from June 30-July 3, …

Costa Rica

How to hear (and delete) every conversation your Amazon Alexa has recorded

Digital assistants like Amazon Alexa and Google Assistant are designed to learn more about you as they listen, and part of doing so is to record conversations you’ve had with them to learn your tone of voice, prompts, and requests. Recently, this feature-not-a-bug has landed Amazon in a string of …

Smart Homes

Weeks Five and Six: Boiling Springs to Palmerton

Check out my newest video. It is a short nine minutes that covers weeks five and six of my AT flip-flop thru-hike, including lots of rain, broken …

Top 31 Of The Best Free Data Visualization Tools

Mastering the data is only half the battle. You still need data visualization tools and data storytelling strategies to explain the insights you have …

The Best Grilled Ribs

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Stir together brown sugar, salt, paprika, garlic powder, dry mustard, and pepper in a small bowl.<p>Step 2<p>Rub ribs with olive oil, …

Best New Private Island Resorts

Private islands were once the exclusive domain of the Bransons and Brandos of the world. But the past few years have seen a relatively large number of private-island resorts open, letting many more of us play out a (coddled) castaway fantasy. View the full lineup of this year's Hot List.

The Nomad Grill is Flat-Out Awesome

Posted in Gear and Grill<p>Billed as the world’s most portable grill, the Nomad is a portable charcoal/wood grill that folds flat into a travel bag, …

Royal Enfield Rolls Out the Limited Edition, Military-Inspired RE Classic 500 Pegasus

Posted in Motorcycles and Rides<p>In homage to the iconic two-stroke ‘Flying Flea’ used by British soldiers in World War II, the UK’s Royal Enfield …

Apple Crisp - Perfect and Easy Recipe

"I adapted this from a 50-year-old peach crisp recipe. Although it works well with peaches, it works even better with fresh, crisp cooking …

Infographic: Tips for creating dazzling marketing videos

In a content landscape teeming with visuals, how do you get yours to stand out?<p>Simply shooting and posting a video to one of your platforms isn’t …

Turkish Kebabs

Grilled meats or kebabs are a mainstay of the Muslim world, from Turkey to Iran to India and Pakistan to Muslim China to Indonesia (where kebabs are …

The 10 Best Bourbons Not From Kentucky

It might seem like blasphemy, but technically bourbon can be made in other states besides Kentucky. There’s even a well-known dispute as to whether …

These Carne Asada Tacos Will Make You Forget Chipotle Even Exists

If you want to break out of your grilling spin cycle, look south for inspiration.<p>Born and raised in Mexico City, Doug Robson is chef-owner of Gallo Blanco, a Mexican restaurant in Phoenix. On his nights off, Robson likes to bring home the tastes of his upbringing to his charcoal grill.<p>I watched him …

Feeling Anxious? This Simple Navy SEAL Trick Calms Your Nervous System in 5 Minutes Flat

If it works in combat, it will work for what you're going through.<p>Mark Divine is a U.S. Navy SEAL and the founder of SEALFIT, a fitness organization for those who want to push themselves to the max.<p>Divine is no stranger to stress and extreme circumstances. And there's one practice he says has risen …

Yoga

How To Start a Fight Club | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s Note: This is a guest post from Tim Chilcote.</i><p>Forget the first rule of Fight Club (“You do not talk about Fight Club.”). You’re going to …

24 Phrases You Should Start Saying More Often in the Workplace

What can you say that will cause a colleague to gravitate toward you? What words will cause an employee to light up with a smile?<p>A recent CareerBuilder survey says 50 percent of employees would stay longer with their companies if they were recognized more frequently.<p>To pull this off takes a leader …

Employment

7 Van Conversion Companies That Will Do the Legwork For You

Get on the road faster by leaving the carpentry and wiring to the pros.<p>Whether you're looking to conquer rugged terrain off-grid, or simply want an adventure-ready vehicle, camper vans pose a great solution for those eager to take life on the road. If you're itching to join the enticing #vanlife …

Pappy Van Winkle Barrel-Aged Maple Syrup

Normally we wouldn’t advocate bourbon for breakfast, but this is a delicious exception. Pappy Van Winkle Barrel-Aged Maple Syrup is the pancake and …

INFOGRAPHIC: 7 Excel tricks everyone should know

Lifehacker AU is never one to shy away from doling out handy Microsoft Excel spreadsheet tips.<p>Chances are you’ve had to deal in spreadsheets for as …