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17 Ways to Look as Polished as Meghan Markle

Meghan Markle, the actress who plays Rachel Zane on <i>Suits</i> and is will soon wed Prince Harry, is our new source for minimalist style inspiration. The …

Prince Harry

5 Magazines Worth Your Time: Royal Wedding Edition

With just a day to go until the biggest (in our opinion) wedding of the year, all eyes are on American actress Meghan Markle and Britain’s Prince Harry, who are set to walk down the aisle at St. George’s Chapel in Windsor Saturday.<p>Will Prince William leave early to catch the FA Cup football final? …

Weddings

22 fast-paced thrillers you’ll want to bring to the beach this summer

<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>If you're anything like me, summer weekends are marked by a lot of lounging — on the warm sand, cool grass, or a park bench under a shady …

Books

7 iPhone calendar tips everyone should know

The stock Calendar app on your iPhone is sneaky-good.<p>When setting up your iPhone ($999.99 at T-Mobile USA), there are a number of settings to change and tweak right away, but one that often goes overlooked is the stock iOS Calendar app. It's simple but deceptively powerful if you set it up right. …

Apps

Why You're Probably Training Your Cat All Wrong

Yes, they're independent and willful, but felines can be taught certain behaviors—to the benefit of both cat and human.<p>Training has always been part of the deal when you own a dog, though methods have changed a lot over the generations. Cats are a different story—but they shouldn’t be.<p>“People don’t …

Pets

The 10 Best Podcasts of 2018 (So Far)

What to listen to now that we're in the golden age of podcasting.<p>It's safe to say we're living in the golden age of podcasting. As such, the sheer volume of quality audio content out there can feel overwhelming. Between the endless political commentary inspired by the daily nightmare of our current …

TV

51 Mother's Day Breakfast & Brunch Recipes For an Easy Gift

From french toast to fail-proof frittatas and all the rosé spritzers in between, we've got you covered.<p><b>Everyone knows that Mother's Day is all about brunch</b>. Oh, right, and showing your mom you really appreciate everything she's done for you. Even after that thing last Thanksgiving. Our favorite way …

Breakfast

iOS Update Wrecking iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus: What to Do

Apple has apparently acknowledged a problem with its iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus models that's causing the speakerphone on those handsets to stop …

Mobile Technology

Police Tested Facial Recognition at a Major Sporting Event. The Results Were Disastrous

Facial recognition systems in China can be scarily accurate—witness the recent case of a man, wanted for “economic crimes,” who was picked out of a …

Surveillance

The Best New Features Coming to Your iPhone in iOS 11.4

Apple is adding new features.<p>Apple is gearing up for a major iOS update. On Monday, the company released the fourth beta of iOS 11.4 — the operating …

Apple

Russians Hack Home Internet Connections – Here's How to Protect Yourself

In late April, the top federal cybersecurity agency, US-CERT, announced that Russian hackers had attacked internet-connected devices throughout the …

Wi-Fi

The next Galaxy Smartphone: Samsung leaks tell a weird story

The Samsung Galaxy Note 9 was tipped this week to have a bumped-up scheduling, followed by Samsung Galaxy S10 (or SX) and Galaxy X, too. When Samsung …

Mobile

Apple is reportedly removing apps that share your location data with third parties

Apps must not transmit ‘user location data to third parties without explicit consent from the user’<p>Apple has started removing apps from the App Store that violate the company’s policies by sharing location data with third parties without explicit consent, reports <i>9to5Mac</i><i>.</i> The breaches are related to …

Apps

9 Honest Memoirs About Moms and Motherhood

If you like to tell stories about your life, it’s a good bet that one of the main characters of many of them is the woman who raised you. So it’s no …

Motherhood

'Black dot of death' is crashing iMessage, and there's only one way to fix it

Apparently we live in a universe where crashing your friend's phone is considered a fun prank.<p>There's a new bug going around that can paralyze the …

iMessage

7 Agonizing 2-minute Workouts That’ll Torch Every Muscle in Your Body

You can’t step foot in a gym these days without hearing rabid talk about the VersaClimber. Thanks to the excruciating full-body workout it provides, …

Exercise

Alexa and Siri Can Hear This Hidden Command. You Can’t.

BERKELEY, Calif. — Many people have grown accustomed to talking to their smart devices, asking them to read a text, play a song or set an alarm. But someone else might be secretly talking to them, too.<p>Over the last two years, researchers in China and the United States have begun demonstrating that …

Artificial Intelligence

How To: A Beginner's Guide to Gluten-Free Baking

What is gluten, why do some people think it is pure culinary evil, and why are there more and more products devoted to being free of this mysterious …

The Best Body Hacks You Should Know About

OK, so there are lots of hacks that help with your things around the home, things to help you save time, your productivity.. but what about your …

Hacking

How to Get Better Sleep (and Need Less Every Night)

Many of us struggle to get enough sleep every night, but is the sleep we get any good? While it’s important to get enough sleep, <i>better sleep</i> is a …

Sleep

Horrifying Things Sleep Deprivation Can Do To You

Pale skin, haggard countenance, bloodshot eyes, and an immune system that is increasingly becoming weak await people who don’t get enough sleep. …

Sleep

How To: A Shot of Tequila Each Day Might Keep the Doctor Away

Tequila is a hard liquor that's often been misunderstood. Produced from the agave plant, this aged spirit has complex flavors that bloom the longer …

Alcohol

25 Body Hacks to Supercharge Yourself

A body hack is a usable technique that can make an improvement to improve a person’s life, health or mental state. These techniques are generally …

Sinusitis

How To: If You Drink Regular Green Tea for Your Health, You Need to Try Matcha Instead

Many people drink green tea for health reasons, and it's no wonder. This beverage is a superstar when it comes to antioxidant levels, and is being …

How To: 5 Things Cold Baths & Showers Can Do for You That Hot Ones Can’t

If you're anything like me, your day doesn't start until you've sloughed away your grogginess with a scalding hot shower. That perfectly-heated water …

Wellness

Sleep Hacks: 10 Ways to Take Back Control Over Your Sleeping Habits

Climbing into bed and shutting your eyes each night is heavenly—but waking up the next morning isn't. We all hate dragging ourselves out of the …

How To: 8 Non-Cooking Uses for Turmeric

Turmeric, the vibrant yellow spice commonly used in Southeast Asian cooking, can also be used outside of the kitchen to disinfect wounds, relieve …

The Ultimate Paleo Diet Food List

Shares 20K<p>Paleo Diet Food List<p><i>Updated: March 7, 2018</i><p>This is <b>the definitive pale</b><b>o diet food list</b>. In it, you’ll find a list of the paleo diet meats, …

I Meditated Every Day For 30 Days To See If It'd Help My Stressed Out Skin & It Changed My Life

A little over a month ago, some seriously stubborn pimples popped up on my generally clear skin. These deep cystic babies appeared after an …

9 Proven Ways Music Makes Our Lives Better

Studies show music can lead you to drink more, spend more, be kind, or even act unethically.<p>No, rock and heavy metal don't lead people to commit suicide — but it's possible that country music might:<p>The results of a multiple regression analysis of 49 metropolitan areas show that the greater the …