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Here Are 10 Lightroom Tips You Really Should Know, According to Peter McKinnon

Lightroom tutorials are a well you can return to again and again because there’s so much to learn about this complex and crucial imaging program. …

Tutorials

How to tune up your lawn mower (just in time for summer)

Lawn mowers are tough. Like any machine, though, they need regular maintenance to run their best. Worse, neglect can cause a mower to fail completely. So before the summer mowing season really kicks into high gear, prep your mower right. From cleaning it to changing the oil to sharpening and …

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6 of the best sports documentaries on Netflix

<b>Netflix’s extensive library of documentaries grows noticeably larger with every passing month.</b><p>Whatever your area of interest may be, whether it’s hip …

A beginner’s guide to screen printing, by a complete beginner.

“The Harlem Witch Trials.”<p>“I’m just so asphyxiated by that picture on the wall over there.”<p>“I couldn’t get a word in sideways.”<p>“That smell is really …

The 50 best documentaries of all time, according to critics

Some of the greatest moments in cinematic history are scenes of nonfiction.<p>From a profile of boxing legend Muhammad Ali to a portrait of a renowned sushi chef, the best documentaries capture real-life phenomena in a memorable and artful fashion.<p>To find out which documentary films have received the …

The Trailer for the Scifi Film Prospect Is Delightfully Baffling

The new film <i>Prospect</i> is about a father and daughter who travel to another planet to harvest a rare mineral. Once there, they realize it’s not going …

24 Documentaries To Watch If You Want To Be ~Changed~

"Are you still there?" — Netflix, this weekend<p><i>Submissions have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Google Duo allows you to call people who don’t have the app

Duo is Google's video calling app, and it looks like the tech giant wants to spread the word about it. According to <i>Android Police</i>, Duo users can now call people who don't have the app installed and who haven't registered with the service. It works like any other Duo communication, except that at …

Apps

Only 10 TV shows received a perfect score on Rotten Tomatoes this year — here they are

Rotten Tomatoes released its annual list of the best-reviewed, aka certified fresh, television shows of 2017.<p>With hundreds of TV shows airing this year, it's much more likely viewers will find that shows have been overhyped or just straight up disappointing. So this list of shows that earned 100% …

Entertainment

The 10 best films of 2017

From The Florida Project to Paddington 2, BBC Culture film critic Nicholas Barber chooses his favourite movies of the year.

Surprise Five Nights at Freddy’s spinoff hits Steam — and it’s free

Download Freddy Fazbear’s Pizzeria Simulator right now<p>Five Nights at Freddy’s developer Scott Cawthon, as he’s wont to do, dropped a new game on Steam today without much fanfare. It’s called <i>Freddy Fazbear's Pizzeria Simulator</i> and — best of all — it’s free.<p>The game’s description calls <i>Freddy</i> …

Pranks

15 Best Documentary Series On Netflix Right Now

<b>Last Updated: May 18th</b><p>There’s nothing better than finding a good documentary on Netflix, but sometimes you’re craving a little more depth than the average two-hour film can give. Enter the documentary series, a slightly lesser known category that will help entertain and educate you through the day …

Pa. marijuana growers and doctors get creative with no budget and a gag on advertising

What if Pennsylvania had a medical marijuana program but few people knew it? That could happen, given the restrictions on advertising.

Netflix Christmas movies and TV shows: Love Actually, Krampus and everything new and old

Christmas is on the horizon, which means it's almost time to desperately search for something, <i>anything</i> on Netflix to stick on the television during …

‘Friends’ revelations that will even shock die-hard fans

Die-hard “Friends” fans know their stuff — they went on a break, pivoted and always saved room for Jell-O.<p>But these little-known facts about the …

Die Hard

50 Friends Facts Every Superfan Should Know

Have you heard the one about Marcel?<p>It's been more than 10 years since the <i>Friends</i> series finale aired, but that hasn't stopped fans from soaking in all the Chandler jokes and Ross and Rachel moments (he will always be her lobster) thanks to those dusty DVDs and recently, Netflix. Superfan or not, …

The 5 best new shows of the fall that you have to watch, ranked

With so little shows being worth your time, you'll actually have time to catch up on those that matter. Netflix dominated this year, since more than half of the shows on our list are Netflix Originals.<p>If you don't watch them right now, you should definitely add them to your queue.<p><b>Here are the best</b> …

How to set a budget and stick to it

Whether it's something you need or something you want, creating a budget can help you keep your spending in line so you can reach your financial …

The 25 best TV shows of the 2010s

Television’s finest work this decade<p>It's said we live in the era of peak TV — a golden age of golden ages where prestige is often as important as ratings. Sure, we've got reality shows about nude dating and people who make semi-inedible cakes. But we've also got some of the most well-produced, most …

Tupac killer revealed by cops in explosive documentary

Tupac’s killer has been revealed by two police officers who spent years investigating his death.<p>Cops Tim Bennan and Robert Ladd say Crips gang member …

Dave Bautista Stars as a Rogue Replicant in the Second of Three Blade Runner 2049 Prequels

With just under a month until the release of <i>Blade Runner 2049</i>, director Denis Villeneuve has asked three directors to make short prequel films to set …

Watch Gilbert Gottfried Drop Wild Persona, Voice in New Doc Trailer

Comedian Gilbert Gottfried unveils his understated off-stage persona, and his real voice, in the revealing new trailer for Neil Berkeley’s upcoming …

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It's Looking Very Good for Syfy's Adaptation of George R.R. Martin's Scifi Horror Tale Nightflyers

We’ve known since May that Syfy was circling an adaptation of George R.R. Martin’s 1980 scifi horror novella <i>Nightflyers—</i>and now comes word that the …

Samsung's Note 8 display sports record-breaking brightness

Samsung just raised the bar in smartphone screens. Again.<p>A year after DisplayMate awarded the Samsung Galaxy S8's screen its first-ever A+ grade, the screen tester has crowned the Samsung Galaxy Note 8 as the best performing smartphone display, awarding it its top grade as well. The feature-packed …

Galaxy Note

The 20 Best Crime Films of the 21st Century, From ‘Memento’ to ‘Zodiac’

From the Coen Bros. to Martin Scorsese and Christopher Nolan, these are the great crime films that made the cut.<p>No genre illustrates the evolution of …

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Preds to Appear on NBCSN Record Seven Times in 2017-18

Do you think the nation caught a case of Smashville fever during the 2017 Stanley Cup Playoffs?<p>Look no further than the NBC Sports broadcasting …

Remembering Sean Spicer as a guy who didn’t do words good

In the future, when the story of the Trump administration is finally assembled in a book or more likely scrawled on the wall of a fallout shelter, …

Rev. Al Sharpton If Trump Can Tweet, I Can Selfie ... It's My Nat'l Holiday Right!

In case you haven't noticed, <b>Al Sharpton</b>'s been taking a lot of selfies lately ... and it might be because of <b>Donald Trump</b>.<p>We got the the civil rights …

Al Sharpton

18 Film Facts That Seem Made Up But Are Totally Legit

It's true! Watching horror movies can help you lose weight.<p><i>This post was translated from Spanish.</i>