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How to protect your iPhone data with privacy controls built in to iOS 11

As more companies and services are leveraging user data to greater extents, it’s becoming more and more important to be aware of your privacy preferences and how you can make sure your iPhone settings are in alignment. Whether it’s been a little while since you’ve checked out your privacy settings …

OMG, he's naked: Fashion model Richard Deiss

It’s called FASHUN, sweetie! Look it up! And then find some of fashion model Richard Deiss‘s early work after the NSFW jump! Yum! Click to...

Vegetarianism May Be Linked To Depression, Study Suggests

There’s little debate about the fact that a plant-based diet is the healthiest around, both in terms of physical health and brain health. But a new study suggests that a vegetarian diet may, counterintuitively, be linked to depression. Though there are some limitations to the new research (namely, …

Vegetarianism

Can You Get Through This Post Without Admitting Bats Are Actually Kinda Cute?

Hear me out!<p>Note: The bats featured in this post are either wild or rescues — not pets!

Flu season is off to a strong start, CDC says

Flu season is off and running, right on time, federal health officials said Friday.<p>Every state is reporting influenza outbreaks, and it looks a little worse than last year’s relatively mild season looked at this point, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.<p>Flu is most …

Public Health

10 Camptastic Forgotten Films You Just Have To See

Everything in the world might seem like we are living in the movie Idiocracy right now. Haven’t seen it?<p>Well, with so many movies out there you may …

iPhone app gives treasured photos new life [Review]

For longer than I have allowed myself to believe, the iPhone has been called a scanner that fits in your pocket. But if I wanted a high-quality copy of an old photograph, I still sought out a flatbed scanner, presuming the results would be superior to taking a picture of a picture with a phone.<p>But …

New on streaming in October 2016: Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, and HBO’s best options

Horror movies? Check. But there’s a bunch of other great stuff too.<p>It’s October, which means exactly the same thing on your favorite streaming service as it does everywhere else: It’s time to get spooky.<p>Horror movies have been quietly crowding onto Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, and HBO Now over the past …

10 Tricks to Make Yourself an iPhone Message Master

One of the biggest upgrades in iOS 10 goes to Messages. The native app now comes with stacks of extra features including stickers, instant reactions, …

The 25 best hidden features and tricks in your iPhone's latest update

There are a lot of changes in iOS 10, Apple's latest software update for the iPhone and iPad.<p>We've already shown you the biggest changes, like the …

Inside the Pink Pistols: the pro-gun group arming gay America

Karen McCloud and her girlfriend fired round after round, the bullets hitting the human shaped silhouette down range in the head and chest.<p>A former soldier, Ms McCloud was a straight shot. Her hands steady, her breathing calm, she squeezed the trigger of her 9mm handgun, the hot casings falling to …

Guns

12 Easy Ways to Save Battery Life on Your iPhone

1. Don't quit your apps!<p>If you've ever heard that quitting your apps will save battery life, it's a myth. Quitting your apps actually slows down your …

Apple says: closing iPhone apps does not stop battery drain

This week Apple made clear that closing apps in the background of your iPhone will not make your battery life better. Surprise! This is very likely …

Apps

Is Sleeping With the TV on Actually Bad for You?

Millions of people fall asleep with the TV on every night, but is it bad for your health? Read on.<p>Nearly every day for the past, say, five years, I've fallen asleep in much the same way. I lay down, put my computer next to my head, pull up a random episode of <i>The Simpsons</i> that I've seen maybe …

Apple-approved piano teaches you to play the smart way

Ben Ye knew what could happen as he watched his son chafe and grow bored during private piano lessons. But to keep his son’s interest in music, Ye felt he’d have to do the seemingly impossible: build a new kind of piano and reinvent the way it is taught.<p>Ye did both and what started as an effort to …

Piano

Get a 'Mouthfeel' of L.A.'s Veggie Burger Joints with the Hysterical John Roberts: WATCH

Back in May we profiled <i>Mouthfeel</i> magazine, a new limited-edition, bi-annual publication that explores the complexities of food, the characters …

The Spigen Ultra Hybrid for iPhone 6s/6 offers clear protection

Have you been searching for a clear case to show off your iPhone that still offers decent drop protection? The Spigen Ultra Hybrid for iPhone 6s/6 …

Tech Trends

12 Terrifying Ghost Movies All Horror Fans Must See

Don't turn out the lights!

Horror

The pros and cons of the new Apple Upgrade Program

You’re signing on to higher monthly phone payments indefinitely for reasons that some might call vain and superficial. Is Apple just enabling you to lease a lifestyle you otherwise couldn’t afford?<p>Putting that cynical argument aside, the bigger con here is that leasing something costs more. Waiting …

iPhone

6 Things You MUST Know Before Going to the New Indiana Jones Bar at Disney Springs

Jock Lindsey’s Hangar Bar, a brand new Indiana Jones themed dining establishment at Disney Springs, finally opened its doors for the first time …

Here's a simple trick to fix your iPhone if it's having trouble charging

Flickr/Kārlis Dambrāns<p>We've all been there. You plug your charger into your iPhone, but it doesn't seem to be recognizing the charger — or if it …

Mobile Technology

How to clear out a ton of space on your iPhone superfast

If you're running out of space on your iPhone, here's a guide that shows you how to clear out as much storage as possible.<p><i>Produced by Monica Manalo</i><p><b>Follow BI Video:</b>On Facebook

iPhone

How to fix battery life issues in iOS 8.4.1

iOS 8.4.1 might have fine-tuned Apple Music, but some users are complaining about about battery issues after updating to Apple’s latest mobile operating system.<p>If you’re afflicted, the good news is that iOS 9 is right around the corner. The bad news? That doesn’t help you now, and iOS 9 will likely …

Batteries

Fall Movie Guide: 30 Science Fiction and Fantasy Movies To Watch Out For

The summer movie season is over—but the biggest films of the year are still to come. This fall’s movies include some of the most long-awaited titles …

Movies

The Secret, Deadly Life of Seashells

Think seashells are just pretty ocean ornaments? Think again. Shells, and the mollusks that live in them, can be deadly.<p>Their geometry captivated Sir …

Zoology

Five Bible-Based Responses To Common Arguments Against Marriage Freedom

<i>Matthew Vines is the author of the bestseller</i> God and the Gay Christian. <i>Vines calls the book “an open letter to modern Christians” about why they</i> …

Daily Show Interview With Pastor Suffering Anti-Christian Discrimination Will Make You LOL

Boy are we going to miss Jon Stewart!<p>With one week left behind the Daily Show desk, Stewart has decided to shed light on a topic that has until now, …

The Daily Show

The Best Shows On Netflix You’ve Never Heard Of

Netflix original programming has grown from one series in 2012 to 36-plus series in the years to come, which means that Netflix is as full-fledged a network as FX or AMC (in fact, they’ll provide even more programming by 2016). As they ramp up their original programming, expect to see fewer series …