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What Caused The Apocalypse In 'How It Ends'? The Netflix Movie Portrays The Creepiest Future

<b>Spoilers ahead.</b> The loss of signal during a FaceTime call is never a welcome occurrence. Shoddy WiFi or inclement weather can all show signs of …

Horror

Portland Wing Week: Here are All the Wings You Can Eat June 25-30

by Mercury PromotionsListen, Portland. We love you. And we love wings. So the <i>Portland Mercury</i> is teaming up with our pals at Jim Beam, TsingTao, and …

Southbounding the PCT, Part 4: Resupply, Towns, and Trail Angels

It’s no secret that the majority of long-distance hikers on the PCT choose a Northbound itinerary. Many services along the trail tailor their …

Hiking

How to Clean a Keurig Without Buying Fancy Equipment

It only takes 4 simple steps to clean a Keurig.<p>Almost everyone owns one, but not everyone knows how to clean a Keurig. They come in a rainbow of …

Elgato launches Eve Aqua to let you control your garden hose and sprinklers with HomeKit

<b>Update</b>: Buy Eve Aqua HomeKit smart water controller on Amazon.<p>Elgato is today its expanding its Eve range of smart home accessories with the Eve Aqua, one of the first HomeKit accessories to take advantage of the sprinkler accessory type introduced in iOS 11.2. The Eve Aqua is a network-connected …

The 56 Most Brilliant PVC Hacks You’ve Ever Seen

What can’t you do with PVC pipe? Here are 56 incredibly smart (and cheap!) ways to use this do-it-all material around your home and workshop.<p>Keep …

DIY

How to convert slow cooker recipes into Instant Pot recipes

There are two ways you can use an Instant Pot to replace a basic slow cooker. You can either put it in Slow Cook mode or you can pump up the speed and make the recipe using Pressure Cook mode. Here are some tips for doing both.<p>How to use an Instant Pot as a slow cooker<p>You can cook just about …

Cooking

The Best Hiking Boots for Backpackers

Need a little extra support on the trail? These mid-cut boots are here to help.It's a basic rule of backpacking: use the lightest shoes possible, and …

Backpacking

You Should Get an Electronic Leak Sensor

Leave them by your water heater, your kitchen sink, or anywhere else you’d prefer to keep dry.<p>What's worse than a water leak? A water leak you don't know about that keeps getting worse, unbeknownst to you. Affordable, Wi-Fi equipped leak monitors allow you to plug in a sensor around your washing …

15 Most Effective Ways for Controlling Weeds in Your Garden or Lawn

Do weeds drive you nuts every year when you garden? Truthfully, I love gardening, but I hate weeds. It can take the joy right out of gardening.<p>But …

How to Grow Cucumbers

Advertisement - Continue Reading Below<p><b>Exposure:</b> Full sun• <b><br>When to plant:</b> Late spring about two weeks after the last frost date• <b><br>Pests and diseases to</b> …

All-Natural Homemade Weed Killers That Really Work

Yes, your lawn is manicured and beautiful, but did you know that such perfection can actually make it more susceptible to weeds? Dandelion, crab …

Even if you clear your history, Google has a record of all of your search activity — here's how to delete it

YouTube. Panera. Facebook. Equifax. Every week, it seems, there's a new hack to worry about.<p>This ever-expanding list has many people realizing their personal information is less secure than they thought. Consumers are looking for ways to limit their online exposure and take proactive measures to …

Samsung's 49-inch monitor will make you hate your puny screen

Samsung 49-inch Ultra-wide Monitor<p>$1,100<p>View Product<p>The Good<p>Huge! • Makes you feel like a supervillain • Fun for games • Outstanding for …

15 Free DIY Tomato Trellis & Cage Ideas to Grow Your Tomato Big and Healthy

Do you have a smaller yard that has limited growing space for your tomato? What if you just don’t like the idea of having a <i>huge</i> garden because of …

Facebook's new privacy tools let you scrub your data, for real

If you didn't care about Facebook privacy two weeks ago, you probably do now.<p>The social network has come under a hailstorm of criticism after news broke that 50 million Facebook profiles were passed along to UK data analytics firm Cambridge Analytica and used for political profiling. CEO Mark …

Social Media

Are you ready? This is all the data Facebook and Google have on you | Dylan Curran

The harvesting of our personal details goes far beyond what many of us could imagine. So I braced myself and had a look<p>Want to freak yourself out? I’m going to show just how much of your information the likes of Facebook and Google store about you without you even realising it.<p>Related: Why have we …

Facebook

How to Lose 50 Pounds in Three Months

Losing 50 pounds in three months is an ambitious goal for sure — but one that could completely change your life and appearance, not to mention …

Fitness

Here's How Much It Hurts Your Mileage When You Strap Canoes or Bikes to Your Roof

Running roof rails on your car all the time might make you look adventurous, but it’ll cost you.<p>Car manufacturers rigorously test new vehicles in wind tunnels to trim away tiny bits of cladding or design elements that negatively affect the car’s aerodynamics and, most importantly, its performance. …

Driving

Morsel Spork: After 18 months of engineering, meet the ultimate camping utensil

Yes, it's got the forky part, and a cutting edge, and a spoony part. Such things are pedestrian and expected. But unlike a traditional spork, they're …

Yogurt

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The Secret to the Best Chicken Wings

Chicken wings bring us together. Perhaps it's the silent understanding that we're all going to momentarily abandon any social grace and etiquette at …

You’ve seen nightlights, but you’ve never seen anything like this glowing $21 gadget

Nightlights are obviously a necessity, but not all nightlights are created equal. If you’re tired of those little LEDs that plug into your wall and …

One of our favorite smart plugs from TP-Link is back at its all-time low: $20 (Reg. $30)

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Amazon has the TP-Link HS100 Wi-Fi smart plug on sale for <b>$19.99 Prime shipped</b>. That means it ships free for Prime members or in …

How To: Will Apple's $29 Battery Replacement Actually Speed Up Your iPhone? Check Here

Apple has been in hot water ever since the news that the company slows down iPhones with older batteries. The iPhone maker is now in damage control, …

Batteries

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

Black Mirror: All 19 Episodes Ranked From Great to Mind-Blowing

Now that we’ve had some time to process Season 4, let’s look at the entire history of “Black Mirror”

Black Mirror

Afraid that your pipes will burst? Here are the best water leak detectors

Water is one of the most damaging things in your home. Keep it in the sinks and pipes, and it does fine. But once it gets out on the floor, in the …