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The 71 best Android apps in 2018: Get the best from your phone

Get the most from your smartphone with the best Android apps around<p>Best Android apps 2018: Travel apps<p><b>49. Airbnb</b> (free)<p><i>Cut out the hotel …

Apps

Just got a new Android smartphone? Here are a few apps you should download right away

If you just opened up your first Android smartphone this morning, odds are you’re having a blast using it. However, you’re also likely on the hunt for some new apps to test out along with it. We feature a selection of Android apps each month, but today we’d like to feature a few more apps that any …

Best apps to download on a new Android phone

These are the apps you should immediately download on your new Android phone!<p>If you or someone you know just got their first Android phone, firstly… …

7 Rich And Hearty Stews That'll Warm Up Your Evenings

'Tis the season for stews.

10 Things You Should Know If You Love Someone With Anxiety

Loving someone who suffers from anxiety can be extremely stressful and heartbreaking. You feel like your emotions are being juggled about in the air …

Self-help

Epic: 20 Self Improvement Tips That Will Change Your Life

Key to happiness in life is focusing on self improvement, if you are not doing, you are just sitting on the sidelines of life. So the question …

Lifehacker Pack for Windows: Our List of the Essential Windows Apps

GIF<p>Windows has more great programs than we can count, but some are essential to just about every PC setup. In this year’s annual Lifehacker Pack for …

8 Things That Could Be Slowing Your Computer Down

High-speed internet and tablet products have gotten consumers accustomed to information-surfing without any hiccups. But if you’re a PC user, chances …

New York Times

The Peloponnese in Greece is the best place in Europe to visit in 2016, says Lonely Planet

Travel guide publisher’s annual bucket list mixes old favourites and more obscure destinations<p>Travel guide publisher Lonely Planet has released its annual list of the best places to visit in Europe, this year opting for a mix of the usual suspects (Venice, the Dordogne) and a scattering of …

Loneliness

12 Natural Remedies To Get Rid Of Acne Scars Fast

Do you struggle with acne scars? Acne is normally caused by changes to your hormones as a teenager, but it can also run in the family or be part of …

16 Shows On Netflix You Should Definitely Binge-Watch This Weekend

Get your snacks at the ready.

69 Excellent Indie Records You May Have Missed In 2015

Presented in alphabetical order.

Top Beaches in Thailand and Cambodia

The Southeast Asian countries of Thailand and Cambodia are riddled with some of the top beaches the world has to offer. What better way to see these …

Five Best Cheap Travel Booking Sites

Getting away for a little holiday shouldn't have to be expensive. There are lots of great sites to help you plan your next trip, whether it's for …

Budget Travel

18 Bizarre Tips for your Trip to Thailand

Once you get to Thailand you’ll quickly notice that things are done a little differently. From eye watering spicy food to laws you don’t even know …

Harry Potter

6 Booming Small Towns in Southeast Asia

Once upon a time, there were six small, quaint towns in Southeast Asia. As the latest half century turned, and regional conflicts began to slow, the …

8 Thai Islands Perfect for every Traveler

When you think of Thailand, you might dream of exploring it’s white sandy beaches, or countless Buddhist temples. You may crave a plate of spicy pad …

Our Greatest Weapon Against ISIS Is Compassion, Not Justice

In the wake of the Friday the 13 terrorist attack in Paris, the biggest threat to us now is not further attacks from ISIS (ISIL, DAIISH), but our leaders giving in to fear and anger by ramping up military and security. These decisions are often rash, with no long-term strategy, and result in the …

Human Rights

Getting started with Google Photos

Finally, the photos app you've been waiting for.<p>You can have your Android M, your Brillo, your Cardboard and any of the other products announced at Google's I/O developer conference yesterday.<p>I just need Google Photos , a product I've been waiting for to create order out of my sprawling photo …

Apps

The 70 best Android apps in 2018: Get the best from your phone

Get the most from your smartphone with the best Android apps around<p>Best Android apps 2018: Productivity apps<p><b>56. Google Keyboard</b> (free)<p><i>Better than 99%</i> …

6 Struggles Empaths Will Understand

If you have empathy, you can understand and even feel what other people are going through when they are up against grief, hardship, disappointment, …

Psychology

5 Cheap European Destinations

<i>By Gloria Atanmo for the CheapTickets Travel Blog</i><p>If you're looking in the mirror and wondering when it's time you finally take the plunge and book your first trip overseas to Europe, then yes, "Mirror, mirror on the wall, you're the smartest of them all!"<p>2015 is definitely <i>THE</i> year to travel.<p>While …

European Travel

8 Reasons to Try Traveling Solo

<i>Photo courtesy of sojourner73/myBudgetTravel. Article by Kaeli Conforti of Budget Travel.</i><p>According to an article by <i>The New York Times</i>, 24 percent of people traveled solo on their last vacation, up from last year's 15 percent. More and more people, of all different ages and backgrounds, whether …

Travel

8 Incredible Reasons to Visit Laos

Few places in the world capture the beauty and simplicity of life quite like Laos. It was a highlight of our most recent trip to Asia, and should be …

Asia Travel

10 Beaches That Are Better In The Off Season

After Labor Day, people across the country pack up their towels, stash their unfinished beach reading, and stow their beach chairs for the winter ahead. But what they don't realize is that fall and winter are actually the best times of year to visit many beaches around the country. Smaller crowds, …

Beaches

The Backstory to ‘The Coddling of the American Mind’

Greg Lukianoff and Jonathan Haidt on the personal experiences behind their September cover story for The Atlantic<p><b>Greg Lukianoff’s Story</b><p>In the winter of 2007–08, I slipped into a deep depression. I had struggled with bouts of depression my entire life, many of them quite severe, but this was in a …

Students

Travellers Voted For The 10 Best Cities In The World

The influential Travel + Leisure website has announced their list of the 10 best cities to visit in 2015, and there are a few surprises. London is …

Asia Travel