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Google may be quietly tracking everywhere you go — here's how to turn it off

You probably don't know the answers to these questions — but Google might.<p>How? It's thanks to a feature nestled away in your Google account called Location History. If you care about your privacy, you should probably check it out.<p>Location History is exactly what it sounds like: It's a comprehensive …

How to make those amazing garlic-shallot butter mushrooms from Craft Los Angeles

When it comes to mushroom recipes, it doesn't get much easier than this: a blend of mushrooms — crimini, shiitake, oyster, trumpet royale and maitake — sautéed in a garlic-shallot butter and tossed with chopped fresh herbs. Simple, perhaps, but the flavor is rich and earthy, with plenty of garlic …

Mushrooms

A lawyer rewrote Instagram’s privacy policy so kids and parents can have a meaningful talk about privacy

In Britain, more than half of 12- to 15-year-olds are on Instagram, according to OfCom (pdf), the country’s communications regulator. So are 43% of 8- to 11-year-olds. But how many of them understand what they signed when they joined? Pretty much 0%, according to “Growing Up Digital”, a report …

Social Media

A French woman turned her address book of Paris’s best insider spots into a multimillion-dollar startup

It started with a tip about a secret spirits distillery behind a flower shop in the Bastille.<p>For the last eight years, a weekly email called “My Little Paris” has been revealing the city’s hidden gems to millions of Francophiles. Initially self-published by avid flâneur Fany Péchiodat for friends …

France

How To Be A Born-Again Sex Goddess After The Hot Mess Of Menopause

At the age of 50, I'm done talking about my father and I understand my relationship with my mother. I don't need a therapist to talk about any of it anymore. I'm over it. But there is something about midlife -- and it's not a musical comedy. Here's what's true; midlife women in peri-menopause and …

Scallion Pancakes

Makes 8 Servings<p>The secret to layered, flaky, chewy-crunchy scallion pancakes? It’s all in the roll (and the spin, and the re-roll). Not to mention the low and slow crisping. Once you master this recipe, you might not ever order them at a restaurant again.<p>August 2016Print<p>Ingredients<p>Pancakes<p>2½ cups …

Food & Dining

Why This New Alternative To Divorce Has People Scared

<i>"The only thing more unthinkable than leaving was staying; the only thing more impossible than staying was leaving."</i> ~ Elizabeth Gilbert<p>Right after extended family vacations, therapists and attorneys see an increase in calls from couples that have had enough of their unhappy marriage and want to …

Meet the designer behind new Starbucks Reserve artwork

A new kind of coffee culture is growing in south-central Colombia. The Café Mujeres program at the CooCentral Co-op in Huila is empowering women to …

A Practical Guide For Working Parents To Divide Household Responsibilities

Even when both parents work, moms end up doing more of the household chores. Here’s how to make home life more equitable.<p>Whose job is it to sign the kids up for summer camp, fill out (and fax) the tedious forms, make sure that peanut-free lunches are packed every evening, and drive children to …

16 Apps You Need to Download Before Your Next Flight

Ask a traveler what they think about flying, and you’ll get wildly different opinions, from the geekily excited to the desperately terrified.Now, ask …

Apps

Wiping, burping, cajoling ... how much can you learn from parenting?

Tim Dowling: ‘By the time you know what you’re doing, your children have moved on’<p>I was feeding someone else’s baby with a spoon the other day, a task I last performed about 15 years ago. It’s not difficult – the child knows what it’s doing – but there are little tricks of timing to keep the food …

Parenting

Brine, Smoke, Cure: Why You Should Be Cooking Your Veg Like Meat

Forget roasting—these techniques for brining, curing, smoking, and more will change everything you know about cooking veg.<p>Want to know the secret to complex-tasting, perfectly cooked vegetables on the grill? Use the same techniques you would for say, a steak. Sad pepper-and-onions kebabs—your days …

Cooking

How to see everything Google knows about you

The tech giant collects tons of data about you, including your search history, location, and voice searches that help improve Google's services and provide relevant ads.<p>But you might be surprised to know that Google can easily take a look at all of the data it has on you.<p>In October, The Guardian …

7-Day Mediterranean Meal Plan: 1,200 Calories

The Mediterranean diet has long been recognized as one of the healthiest and most delicious ways to eat. Eating a Mediterranean diet can help your …

Healthy Eating

Facebook's director of product design on why websites may be a dying business

It feels like we were facing the end of print only years ago, but the time may be ripe to begin lamenting the end of the website.<p>After the dominance …

Why your content strategy isn't working

Almost every company that says they invest in marketing has a blog, social media presence, videos on YouTube, and downloadable content. And while that's all nice to have, let's be completely honest here … it's probably not doing what you hoped it would.<p>You had visions of incoming inquiries, new …

What Adobe’s Latest Acquisition Says About the Future of Marketing

Marketers love sharing “content” as part of campaigns, especially the free sort, like social media commentary or videos created by happy …

How Pentagram Built A Responsive Logo On A Budget

For the charity Art UK, Pentagram constructed a flexible logo without the costly motion.<p>Dynamic logos are all the rage nowadays, and for good reason: In a multimedia world, a logo needs to look good in print as well as on video, as a GIF, and as part of a viral social media strategy. But it takes a …

Your Resume Is Never Enough to Get the Job You Really Want

If you haven't started a business yet and there's a job you really want, relying on a resume is little better than wishing and hoping.<p>Maybe you haven't started a business yet. Maybe you're a serial entrepreneur in between startups. Or maybe you're trying to gain additional skills while you launch …

Bestselling business author Dan Pink shares 2 simple exercises to make work bearable if you hate your job

Maybe you feel like the work doesn't play into your skills and strengths; maybe your boss is a bully. Just because you're miserable doesn't necessarily mean you can up and leave without another gig lined up.<p>Fortunately, there are a few simple strategies for making the most of a negative work …

5 Business Lessons From the 50-Year-Old Company That Made Coffee Cool

When you pioneer an industry, how can you continue to stay disruptive for generations to come? Just ask Peet’s Coffee, the 50-year-old coffee company …

Stop fetishising parenting - you’re sucking all the joy out of it!

Throw out the mummy and daddy manuals and ditch the philosophies – your kids will be fine and you will be happier<p>‘I think my child has been breastfed by another woman,” my friend Jennifer announces out of the blue in the middle of our kids’ play-date. Even for California, where we live, this is …

Parenting

Get a Bangin' Booty and Crush Back Pain with One Move

This exercise double-teams your body in the best way.<p>Jenn Pena/ Women's Health<p><i>Check out Women's Health's FitGIF Friday every week for fun and challenging new moves to make your sweat sesh really count. Here's this week's exercise:</i><p><b>Marching glute bridge:</b> Not only do strong glutes look amazing, but …

How Adults Can Encourage Kids To Be Original Thinkers

When I first read <i>Originals</i> I couldn't help but take notes. What I jotted down was essentially a to-do list for how I could be more creative, how I could think up and then communicate new ideas.<p>But the book — written by Adam Grant, a professor at the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania …

Creativity

An entrepreneur who quit her day job outlines 3 reasons her business can earn up to $20,000 a month

Today, her consulting business earns $15,000-$20,000 a month.<p>She's able to charge over $1,000 for one-on-one coaching, and sell her insights in the form of courses for up to $975.<p>How does she do it? Romans shared with Business Insider her top three pieces of advice for would-be entrepreneurs who …

Entrepreneurship

Building A Modern Brand: Strategy, Creativity and Agility

Building brands in the mad men era was a relatively straight forward endeavor…<p>A brand needed to effectively communicate its value to the consumer, …

4 Exercises to Do When You Haven't Worked Out in Forever

It's the simplest and least boring way to get back into it.<p>If you and your gym have been on a break for an immeasurable about of time, you don't have to beeline for the elliptical and subsequently die of boredom to redeem yourself.<p>Just practice these four moves, designed by NYC-based fitness …

Ballet Dancers Shred Their Way Through Queen's 'Bohemian Rhapsody'

Scaramouche! Scaramouche! Will you do the Fandango?<p>This year marks the 40th anniversary of Queen's slow burn of an anthem "Bohemian Rhapsody." To honor the epic number, English National Ballet's lead principal Erina Takahashi and first soloist James Forbat performed an epic duet that truly captures …

Bohemian Rhapsody

22 ways to earn passive income

Making money while you sleep.<p>Has a nice ring to it, doesn't it?<p>After reading books like "Rich Dad Poor Dad" and "4 Hour Work Week," I became interested obsessed with making passive income.<p>Whenever someone needs additional income, the stereotypical suggestion offered is to "get a part-time job."<p>But …

How to Write Marketing Blogs Your Clients Will Actually Read

I’m sure you’ll agree…<p>There are way too many bloggers out there who publish blog after blog, with the hopes of pulling torrents of traffic in order …