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Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

Here's How to Order Wine Like a Pro

The go-to tips for choosing the perfect bottle–in any restaurant.<p>Everyone knows the feeling of being handed the wine list at a restaurant with the daunting task of choosing a bottle for a group of friends. In order to relish the opportunity (rather than wanting to slip under the table), Jennifer …

The Ultimate Guide to Cleaning Your Home in an Hour

<b>Your task list:</b><p><b>Total: 30 minutes</b><p><i>Want to bookmark this for future reference? Pin or download our cleaning cheat sheet.</i>

11 basic Excel tricks that will change your life

Microsoft Excel is an amazing piece of software, and even regular users might not be getting as much out of it as they can. Improve your Excel efficiency and proficiency with these basic shortcuts and functions that absolutely everyone needs to know.<p>Of course you can move from cell to cell with …

Tutorials

How to Overhaul Your Wardrobe On a Budget

Here are the basics you need, and where to find them

6 Reasons Your Hair Is Going Gray

Here's what causes those salt-and-pepper strands.<p>Whether you're anxiously awaiting silver-fox status or dreading the arrival of new gray hairs, there's a good chance you'll have to deal with at least a dusting around the temples as you grow older. But that might not be true forever. Scientists are …

8 Simple iPhone Hacks to Make Your Life Easier

The best tricks of 2015.<p>Whether your phone is about to die or your charger is frayed, this year's best iPhone hacks can solve all of your smartphone-related problems. Try these shortcuts as shared by Facebook users, tech experts, and more.

How I Started Saving a TON of Money.

I didn’t grow up with best education when it comes to money. I learned how to write a check in the 5th grade and besides that I never learned a …

3 Books That Can Help You Be Better in 2016, and Beyond

<b>The Productivity Project</b>, Chris Bailey<p>For one year, Bailey, a Canadian business school grad, structured his life around a single obsession: improving …

43 Classes You Can Take Right Now to Advance Your Career (and They’re Free!)

Before you start stressing, know that we’re not asking you to sacrifice your life to a droning professor, Instead, we’re suggesting devoting a few …

Why you need a strategic plan – for your life

You have probably spent time at some point creating a strategic plan for an organization you have worked with. But have you ever thought of applying those familiar steps to your own life?<p>Allison Rimm thinks you should. During her 16 years as a senior manager at Massachusetts General Hospital, she …

9 Things Professional Organizers Do Every Day

There's a reason they never lose their keys.<p>We're not sure if organizing pros are born or made, but good news: Tova Weinstock (aka "Tidy Tova") bets on the latter. The professional organizer says that anyone can make a few tiny changes to their everyday routine to get (and keep) their house in …

5 road trips from Toronto you should do this summer!

<i>By: Jim Bamboulis</i><p>After a very long and cold winter (in Toronto, anyway), warmer weather is finally here to stay. And although many people love to …

Here's What You Should Eat For Dinner This Week

Nothing wrong with spending all afternoon looking forward to dinner.

28 Clever Ways To Deep Clean Your Tiny Apartment

Tiny home, big clean.

Gordon Ramsay's ULTIMATE COOKERY COURSE: How to Cook the Perfect Steak

Stop Google from tracking you on Google Maps

Google Maps is rolling out a new feature to Android and desktop users called Your Timeline. With it, you can see all the places you've been. Google is quick to point out that timeline information is private and visible only to you. And that you must opt in to the feature by enabling Location …

10 Effective Ways To Make You A Faster Learner

It’s a depressing adage we’ve all heard time and time again: <i>An increase in technology does not necessarily translate to an increase in …

Economics

21 Breathtaking Alberta Hikes To Do This Summer

Because our backyard is one of the most beautiful places in the world to explore.

19 Bad Habits You Should Drop Before You Turn 30

Baby, it's time to let go of that bad blood.

8 Cheaper Alternatives to Popular European Destinations

<i>By: Sophie-Claire Hoeller</i><p><i>Credit: Flickr/alcuin lai</i><p>Rome, Munich, the French Riviera -- all European bucket list spots renowned for their history, their culture, and their affinity for chain smoking and tiny cars. But you know else they're known for? Overpriced everything. And hoards of visitors …

European Travel

12 Incredible Abs Exercises You Should Know

Everything you need to do to get a stronger core without doing a single solitary crunch. For everyone from fitness rookie to hardcore exerciser.<p>Thumbnail from Thinkstock.

17 Hobbies To Try If You Suck At Hobbies

For introverts, extroverts, and everyone in between.

The Low-FODMAP Diet: Your Solution to a Healthier Gut?

<i>By Alex Orlov for Life by DailyBurn</i><p>An estimated 18 million Americans have non-celiac gluten sensitivity. But what if they’re wrong? A new and growing …

25 Life-Changing Style Charts Every Guy Needs Right Now

Men's Fashion

40 free things to do in Rome

Travelling to Rome on a budget? Never fear – sightseeing in Italy's magnificent capital city doesn't have to cost the earth. Although many museums and monuments charge hefty admission fees, a surprising number of the famous sights are actually completely free. The doors of the city's art-laden …

17 Things To Talk About In Between Dates

"Hey." "Hey! What's Up?" "Nm, you?" "Same." "Cool. Ttyl!" Nope.