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27 fascinating maps that show how Americans speak English differently across the US

In a country as vast as the United States, you're hardly ever going to find a consensus on how to say something.<p>Do you drink soda, or do you call it pop? Do you wear sneakers, or tennis shoes? The answers vary depending on where you ask the question.<p>Linguists Bert Vaux and Scott Golder surveyed …

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9 must-have tech gadgets under $100

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>More annoying is that accessories and gadgets vary in price substantially, so it can be difficult to decide whether the step-up to the …

Why You Should Get Your Free FICO Score

There are plenty of promotions on the internet these days offering to give you your credit score for free. They come from banks, credit unions, and …

Personal Finance

Office for Mac is getting a major boost from add-ins

Microsoft is clearly being more careful not to leave Mac users out in the cold since it brought Office 2016 to Apple's computers, and the company has …

Software

Here are some things to check if your Mac is running slowly

Every computer, yes even Macs (there, I said it) can slow down over time if you’re not maintaining it properly or if the computer suffers hardware or …

Double your MacBook's storage, no tools required

The tiny TarDisk Pear slips into your computer's SD card slot to add extra storage in just a few steps.<p>Running out of storage on your MacBook? There's no need to crack open your computer and swap out the hard drive inside. Instead, slip the tiny TarDisk Pear, available now, into your computer's SD …

The best apps for your new Mac

1Password is an essential purchase. Password managers are no longer an optional utility; they’re a must-have way to safeguard the many accounts you use online. 1Password remains the de facto choice because it’s secure, frequently updated with new features, offers convenient syncing over iCloud or …

Apps

62 OS X El Capitan tips and tricks

Master OS X El Capitan<p>OS X El Capitan is the latest release of OS X and betters OS X Yosemite by introducing additional features and cleaning up some …

Operating Systems

Find the dead spots in your Wi-Fi network with NetSpot

I invested in two power line adapters earlier this year to extend the range of my Wi-Fi network at home. I put one in the kitchen and the other upstairs to increase the signal strength at the kitchen table and in the upstairs bedrooms. The adapters seem to be working, but with free Mac app NetSpot, …

10 apps for your iPhone that are better than the ones Apple made

But it doesn't make the best apps.<p>If you have an iPhone, you know this. You're stuck with certain apps — like Stocks, Tips, Game Center, Calendar, Weather, and Newsstand, among others.<p>You can't delete them from your phone— the best you can do is hide them in a folder, far, far away from your home …

Mac Setup: The Adjustable Desk of a CEO

This featured Mac setup is the workstation of Peter L., the Chief Executive of a web design and software development firm. Read on to learn a bit …

Aluminum case wraps your iPhone in Apple-worthy armor

Best List: Moshi iGlaze Armour<p>There are plenty of iPhone cases on the market to protect and/or decorate your beloved device, but very few come close to being Apple-worthy.<p>This one is.<p>The diamond-cut aluminum backplate makes the Moshi iGlaze Armour one of the select few. It looks great even as it …

A Family Friendly Home That Conquers Clutter

This Charlotte, N.C. house includes a pantry that hides the refrigerator, a children’s library with built-in homework stations—even a packing station for travel.<p>Elizabeth and Ian White were shocked when they discovered they were having twins. When two years later a third baby was on the way, they …

conquers

8 Home Upgrades That Add Real Value

Remember: the whole package is far more valuable than the sum of its parts.<p>The possibilities are endless when it comes to remodeling and upgrading …

Home Improvement

How Quincy, Florida Became a Town of Secret Coca-Cola Millionaires

In the 1920s and 1930s, a banker named Pat Munroe in the small town of Quincy, Florida noticed that even during the depths of the Great Depression, …

Investing

How to create a HTML signature and add it to your email accounts on your iPad

File this one under something I’ve thought about many times, but never actually looked into how to complete. I came across this tutorial from our friends over at iDB from last week, and thought that it was such a useful feature, I wanted to share it with everyone here. I don’t know about you, but …

Safari (Browser)

3 IRA Stocks You Can Buy and Hold Forever

Only certain kinds of stocks qualify as "forever" investments. Here are three of them.<p>If you've opened an IRA, you've taken one of the most important …

How to Build the Perfect YouTube Channel

February 25, 2015<p>Share<p>In 2014 YouTube became known as the second largest search engine on the planet. With 6 billion hours of video viewed every …

9 vital home repairs to complete before negotiating a sale

There’s something that I see generated in almost every transaction — a list of repair items found during due diligence inspections that buyers would …

How To Boost Your Wi-Fi With a Range Extender

I love the Wi-Fi service available in my home. I have my laptop, my smartphone and my tablet hooked up to it so I can surf the web from anywhere in …

Wi-Fi

10 Of The Best iPhone 6 Accessories You Can Buy

They can protect our phones from getting scratched after a tough fall, but they can also help us get more out of our devices.<p>From portable chargers to clip-on camera lenses, here's a look at some of the best iPhone 6 accessories worth checking out so far in 2015.

7 gadgets every real estate agent is eyeing for the holidays

Whether you’re searching for a last-minute holiday gift for the real estate agent in your life or just eager to learn more about the products that …

MacTrast Deals: Stay Charged With These Hot Accessories

- Dec 23, 2014<p>It’s the time for holiday gift giving. But how are you going to protect and power all those toys and devices you have waiting under the …

10 secret OS X features hidden inside your Mac

Apple recently updated its desktop operating system OS X to version 10.10, also known as Yosemite. The latest version of OS X packs tons of new …

10 Things You Didn't Know Your iPhone Could Do

From the editors of PopularMechanics.com, You may be missing out on some of its most powerful features.<p><b>1) Take Siri to School</b> <br>Tired of Siri pronouncing things wrong? Next time she screws something up, tell her "That's not how you pronounce X," and then pronounce it for her. She'll give it another …

Reverse Course When a Borrower Dies

After a borrower with a reverse mortgage dies, heirs need to act quickly—or risk foreclosure proceedings.<p>Reverse mortgages give older homeowners income by tapping into their home’s equity. But when the homeowner dies, heirs must act fast or they’ll risk foreclosure.<p>The vast majority of reverse …

Real Estate

Get an Urge SoundBrick Plus portable speaker with NFC for $36.99

Recipe for a happy life: good health, good friends, good food and drink, and a good-sounding Bluetooth speaker that can go pretty much anywhere you go.<p>Because, really, you can squeeze a <i>lot</i> more happiness from your life with a steady diet of music, podcasts, audiobooks, guided meditations, NPR, …

Tech Trends

Trek-worthy gifts for outdoor adventurers

Going gear-shopping for your favorite outdoors-loving friend or family member can be harder than trekking up Mount St. Helens as she’s about to blow. There are so many options, but so much crap.<p>To help you out with your holiday shopping, Cult of Mac waded through the endless lists of camping and …