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It’s a disaster! Are you prepared?

One Halloween, after watching one too many zombie movies, we may or may not have assembled a survival kit. Silly, sure, but having an emergency …

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9 Lies You Tell Yourself About Organizing

Don't let these common misconceptions derail your decluttering efforts. This article originally appeared on GoodHousekeeping.com.<p><i>Getty Images</i><p>Having trouble staying organized at home? We hate to break it to you, but it might be you (not your stuff) that's the problem. We asked professional …

13 Dangerous Household Items You Should Quit Using Immediately

Common items in your home that are putting you at risk.<p>There are many unknown dangers around our home, most of which we have no control over. In a world of "going green" it's hard to tell which products produce a threat to your health and which are simply natural alternatives. Here's a list of …

2015 Subaru Legacy 3.6R Limited

More Outback sedan than plus-size WRX.<p>Although Subaru excels at building quirky sporty cars, including two of the best low-buck fun machines available—the BRZ and the new-for-2015 WRX—the company has struggled at times with the formula for its less exciting Legacy sedan, which, along with the …

Traditional kimchi recipe (Tongbaechu-kimchi: 통배추김치)

Stray Grays? 3 Ways to Cover Them Up Fast

I don’t think of myself as old, by any stretch of the imagination. I’m just not…ultra-young. I’m 38, which, I’ve decided, is the new 25. I’m like a …

Waffle Sandwiches So Good They'll Change Your Perspective On Mornings

Waffle sandwiches make so much sense it's stupid.<p>Waffles are one of our favorite foods. Light and fluffy buttermilk waffles, savory cheesy waffles or hearty whole wheat pumpkin waffles -- we'll take 'em however they come.<p>While butter and maple syrup are often all you need, waffles also go great …

Stock Up on Freezer Meals Week 4: Here's How I'm Going to Cook 60 Dinners in 6 Weeks

(Image credit: Anjali Prasertong)<p>This month I've been taking you through my plan to fill my freezer with healthy meals in preparation for the arrival …

Changing your passwords isn’t enough to protect yourself from Heartbleed

There’s no denying that the Heartbleed bug is scary. In fact, it’s arguably the widest and deepest security hole ever discovered on the Web, …

Authentication

5 rules for using the Internet after ‘Heartbleed’

You know the lock icon that pops up next to URLs to tell you a website will keep your information safe? It turns out it has actually left your …

Here’s everything you need to know about the Heartbleed web security flaw

It seems as though every week or so there’s a new hack or exploit that reveals millions of passwords or important data from a popular web service, …

23 Healthy And Delicious Low-Carb Lunches

WANTED: a yummy, filling meal that won't lead to a 2 p.m. carb crash. Is that so much to ask?

Healthy Eating

iCracked's Manic Quest To Become The 'AAA' Of Smartphones...And Grow 20% Each Month

“We want to grow 20% month-over-month for the next 36 months,” says AJ Forsythe into a nearly drained iPhone 5S as he paces a seawall overlooking San Francisco Bay in Redwood City, Calif. It’s the kind of boast iCracked’s 25-year-old CEO likes to camouflage in tangential asides, like describing the …

Meet the next small Windows tablet: Asus VivoTab Note 8

Announced at January’s Consumer Electronics Show, the Asus VivoTab Note 8 tablet is now available for sale. The original price was slated to be $299, …

Saving Space with a Suspended Bedroom

• 1 |<p>2 |<p>3 |<p>The first thing you notice in this combination living area is of course the bed suspended from the ceiling. Accessible by narrow staircase …

The Shifting Ways In Which We’ll Interact With Mobile Apps

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> <i>Semil Shah works on product for Swell, is a</i> TechCrunch <i>columnist, and an investor. He blogs at Haywire, and you can follow him on Twitter at @semil.</i><p>‘Tis the season to reorganize the apps on my iPhone. With iOS 7 and the shift from spotlight search to swipe-down-to-search for apps, I’ve …

Insanely lifelike Morgan Freeman portrait painted on an iPad

A talented artist can get a lot of mileage out of the various art apps available for the iPad, but we ain't never seen anything like this. Digital …

Amazon's top reviewers get free products in exchange for write-ups

Amazon's customer reviews aren't all put together by thoughtful buyers: as it turns out, Amazon has a program that sends free products to some of its top-ranked reviewers in exchange for a write-up. The program is called Amazon Vine, and though it's been running since 2007, a new NPR report is …

Exclusive: 17 Downright Beautiful Electric Guitars from Famous Rockers

Like David Crosby, Jimmie Vaughan, and Robbie Robertson.<p><b>The electric guitar.</b> The thing can take you to heaven or beckon you toward the devil. Each one, if put in the right hands, imbued with the potential to make a legend. Van Halen, Crosby, Vaughan, Johnson, Santana, Nielsen, Allman — legends like …

6 Brilliant Uses for an Ice Cube Tray

Our favorite ways to get the most out of our ice cube trays.<p><i>Inspired by conversations on the Food52 Hotline, we're sharing tips and tricks that make navigating all of our kitchens easier and more fun.</i><p><i>Today: Our favorite ways to get the most out of our ice cube trays.</i><p>Freezer storage is an essential …

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Need wireless charging in a spare power pack? Mugen adds Qi to its portable battery.

Portable batteries to charge mobile devices are nothing new. Including the ability to recharge a device without wires in a portable battery, however, …

5 Multitasking Products You Didn't Know You Needed, But Will Fall In Love With

My beauty routine is all about simplicity. The less I have to do, the better—which means I need hardworking multitaskers that tackle many steps all at once. Packed with natural ingredients and anti-aging elements, these must-haves all repair damage, prevent future woes, and nourish skin and hair in quick, one-step applications. Now I definitely have time for that, and I know you’ll be reaching for them too!<p>1. Keratherapy Daily Smoothing Cream. Flat irons, curling irons, blowouts—I subject my …

Asian Soups That Go Way Beyond Ramen

It's time to expand your Asian soup horizons.<p>Ramen has taken over America, and we're totally cool with that. Ramen, after midnight or at reasonable dinner hour, is hands-down one of the most comforting, savory and filling bowls of soup around. (Let's also never forget Justin Timberlake's ramen …

Options for checking free hard-drive space in OS X

When using your Mac, maintaining a small amount of free drive space is required to keep your system running optimally. While nothing stops you from adding files to your drive until it can hold no more, once you start encroaching on the last ~10GB-20GB of space, the system will not be able to manage …

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Pick the best fantasy football app and win your league this season

If you’re like the millions of other rabid fantasy football fans, the strategizing began the moment last season’s championship game ended. In the …

Fantasy Football

70 Living Room Decorating Ideas You'll Want To Steal ASAP

Like a backsplash on a fireplace. So. Cool.<p>You spend a lot of time in your living room, so it not only needs to look great, but it needs to be functional and comfortable. Blending all three things can be tricky, but we've got plenty of ideas to inspire you. Need ideas for other areas too? Our …

Interior Design

“I said I would write what it felt like to be dying”

<b>Cris Gutierrez (Mark Pritchard)</b><p>Amazing, touching advice from the final post by a star Open Salon blogger who died this week after battling cancer<p>Cris Gutierrez<p>August 13, 2013 11:10pm (UTC)<p>I said I would write what it felt like to be dying.<p>Oddly, it doesn’t feel like what you would expect it to. At …