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How to block calls and texts on an Android phone

There's a reason why "how to block calls and texts" is such a common question. Unwanted messages are annoying, and there's really no single …

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10 Easy Brunch Recipes To Impress Your Guests

The Thanksgiving feast may be over, but your houseguests will still be hungry. Don't stress yourself out by being a short order cook. Most of these brunch recipes can be made in advance, and <i>all</i> of them have some serious "wow-factor."<p><b>1. Drunken Caramel French Toast</b><p>Golden caramel, buttery challah and …

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6 problems with the Samsung Galaxy S6 / S6 Edge and how to fix them

<i>(Update #1 – Updated with a permanent fix for Problem #2)</i><p>The latest additions to the flagship Samsung Galaxy S line brought with them the major overhaul in terms of design and build quality that was long overdue. Apart from their now more premium glass and metal unibody designs, Samsung also …

Top Experts Always Recommend These 4 Books

So far I’ve done interviews with 22 experts on various fields from happiness, to expertise, to influence and irrationality.<p>I’ve asked most of them …

5 Sleep Problems Nobody Talks About

You drift off at night like a newborn baby, yet can’t recall the last time you woke up truly refreshed. It may not seem that weird: “People tend to …

How to set up a VPN on Android

There are a myriad of reasons as to why you might want to setup a VPN on your Android-powered smartphone or tablet. Some of those reasons are for …

Jumeirah Bodrum Palace, Bodrum, Turkey – in pictures

The 2015 Holiday Guide: how to plan your new year getaway

Photograph: Alamy<p>Beach at the village of Koufonisi, Cyclades, Greece.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2014/12/23/1419347361418/d06d06d7-d494-460f-9454-ea4c3b1c7417-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Alamy<p>Beach at the village of Koufonisi, Cyclades, …

World's Best Hikes: Epic Trails

Adventure<p>A truly great trail winds into the essence of a place, so when assembling this list of the world’s great hikes we kept an eye on more than the footpath. We looked for walks that travel deeper into a location’s history and culture. Sure, there’s outdoor adventure on each of these 20 hikes, …

'The Hobbit: Battle Of The Five Armies' Review: This Is The End

<i>Spoilers for Peter Jackson’s rendition of ‘The Hobbit’ follow.</i><p>Well we’ve come at last to the mountain, to the titular battle of the five armies, and to the end of the road both for Bilbo and his motley band of dwarves, and for the Peter Jackson era of the Middle-earth saga.<p>We have gone there and …

The world's 50 greatest countries – according to you

This Is the Best Cheap Wi-Fi Router You Can Buy

<i>This post was done in partnership with The Wirecutter, a list of the best technology to buy.</i> <i>Read the original full article below at</i> …

Best tropical holiday destinations in Africa & Indian Ocean under £40

<b>Zanzibar, Tanzania</b><p><b>Upepo Boutique Beach Bungalows, near Bwejuu</b><br>Tanzanian hotelier Shareef and his Canadian filmmaker wife Karen will help you explore the wonders of Zanzibar. Their bungalows and beach house, all with private outdoor seating, are on a quiet stretch of white beach near Bwejuu village …

How to pack light: tips from a master packer

Packing small is essential for any globetrotter committed to embracing the chaos of travel. With a small pack, you can chase down your Japanese train as it unapologetically departs on time. You can squeeze in to (or on top of) the only bus to the next village in India.<p>Or, as we learned, when your …

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Free Things to Do in New York City

Finding free activities to fill your day in the City That Never Sleeps is easier than you might think. With countless cultural attractions and a large city parks system, there's plenty to do that won't cost you a cent.<p><b>Art/Music</b><p>Skip the $25 ticket price when the <b>Museum of Modern Art</b> opens its doors, …

How to Take Free Courses from Top Universities

You can continue your education with some amazing and free online resources available from top universities. These institutions offer many of their …

Arabs in Israel decry racial discrimination

<b>Haifa, Israel -</b> As a Palestinian citizen of Israel, 21-year-old Shadan Jabareen says she has experienced institutionalised discrimination since she was a child. In 1994, her parents wanted to get away from the constant noise and the overcrowded Umm al-Fahm and move to a Jewish-Israeli community.<p>"My …

How You Can Afford to Travel the World

<b>141</b> Flares <b>141</b> Flares ×<p>After traveling frequently over the last few years and have developed an obsession with travel hacking to make my way around …

18 Ways You're Sleeping Wrong

Correct these mistakes ASAP to sleep better.<p>Even if you eat kale and exercise and somehow resist the office cupcakes, it won't matter much if you don't get a decent amount of sleep. Your body and mind desperately needs rest to function properly. If only it were as easy as shutting your eyes. Take a …

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What The Abandoned Venues From The Athens Olympics Look Like 10 Years Later

Greece spent an estimated $11 billion on the Games, Reuters reports. They built all the expensive, highly specific buildings you need to host the Olympics — a village, a media center, an Olympic stadium, a canoe/kayak slalom center, etc. — and went 97% over budget in the process.<p>When the athletes …

Ramadan, Day 30: The Opening

<i>The holy month of Ramadan is a time of deep reflection for Muslims worldwide. Over the 30 days of Ramadan, Imam Sohaib Sultan of Princeton University</i> …

8 Beauty Uses for Baking Soda

Because baking's not the only thing this ingredient is good for<p><i>By Aly Walansky for Daily Makeover</i><p>Baking soda has been a kitchen staple for generations, but it’s also a major player in the beauty realm. The inexpensive product is amazing for tons of DIY beauty and hair treatments. Here’s how you can …

9 Butt Exercises for a Super-Toned Tush

Yeah, you squat. But aren’t you ready to mix it up a bit?<p>So sick of squats? We hear you. The key to a gravity-defying backside is introducing new exercises that tone every inch of your rear. These 9 moves from the <i>Women’s Health Big Book of Exercises</i> target all the muscles in your glutes and …

46 Sex Positions Everyone Should Try In Their Lifetime

...or tonight.<p>Opting for the same tried-and-true positions during sex is kind of like watching your favorite movie: You know you're going to enjoy it, and you're well aware how it'll end (happily, obvi.) But even though your fave film may be endlessly amazing, it never hurts to switch things up and …

10 reasons you're not building muscle

Packing on muscle is no easy feat, regardless of whether you're a string bean or a husky guy. And why you're missing out on gains is typically caused …

Converting to Islam: British women on prayer, peace and prejudice Around 5,000 British people convert to Islam every year – and most of them are women. Five of them talk about prejudice, peace and praying in car parks http://gu.com/p/3jd84/fb Photograph: Felicity McCabe for the Guardian

Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough Truffles

May 29, 2012<p>Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough. Is there anything better? Well, actual chocolate chip cookies would rank right up there I suppose.<p>But …

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