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iOS 12 is coming on September 17th, but here’s how to install it today

Apple just announced the release date for its upcoming iOS 12 update: September 17th. But you don’t have to wait until then; you can install the finished version of iOS 12 starting today and gain access to improved notifications, Memoji, Screen Time, Siri Shortcuts, and other new features that are …

iOS

The Best Matte Lipsticks

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Download These Free iOS Apps To Earn $40 Everyday

There’s a good chance you often find yourself killing time by idling browsing through your smartphone. Playing games and catching up on social media …

Apps

The best free photo-editing software

There’s no argument — Adobe Photoshop remains the best photo-editing application on the market. But it’s a difficult program to master without formal …

Photoshop

49 Amazon Products That Reviewers Say Are The Best Purchase They’ve Ever Made

People may love Amazon for its Prime two-day shipping, but if there's one brilliant feature that shouldn't go unnoticed, it's the thousands upon …

Online Life

home - Latest News, Photos and Videos | First for Women

Aug 29, 2018 1:00 pm<p>A large bathroom is something of an indulgence in many homes, as floor space is at a premium. The main issue with a functional …

Stop Wasting Money: Buy the Identical, Cheaper Versions of Big Brands

One secret of store brands—or “private label” brands with seemingly bargain quality—is that they’re often made by the same companies that …

Trader Joe's

The Stupid-Easy Way To Clean Your Washing Machine

Yes. This is a thing you actually have to do.<p>It cleans, so you don't have to clean it, right? WRONG. Just like your towels (which BTW, you aren't washing enough), you have to keep your washing machine clean — <i>weekly</i>. And if you're doing heavy loads or washing things every day, then you may want to …

Cleaning

60 Keyboard Shortcuts Everyone Should Master [Infographic]

Of course, you may not need all 60 of these, but knowing them will make you flexible, fast, and ready to work with whatever tool you're presented …

Why we hate using email but love sending texts

They both allow us to stay in touch, but while email often attracts ire, text messaging is more popular than ever. Is the way we choose to communicate saying more than we might think?<p>Around 15 years ago, I was working at my part-time job at an electronics store at the mall. One of my colleagues …

Text Messaging

How to Inventory Your Home for an Insurance Adjuster

Q. Do I need to inventory every item I own in the event of a house fire?<p>A. The more detail about your belongings that you can relay to an insurance …

Amazon Prime Day 2018: Best Things to Buy

With Amazon Prime Day just around the corner, starting July 16 at 3 p.m. ET and running for 36 hours, questions beg: What do I buy? What do I avoid? …

8 Genius Things Hidden on the Amazon Website

Turns out that on top of fast shipping and affordable pricing, if you're willing to spend some time digging through the navigational menu on the …

19 Things People With Chronic Illnesses Do That Seem 'Lazy,' but Aren't

While you know the things you do to reduce pain and save energy are necessary accommodations that make your life easier, outsiders may watch you and …

How to use a blank home screen on iPad, and why you’ll love it

What’s on your main iPad home screen? Is it organized so that you can find your most-used apps quickly? Or have you decided to arrange the icons by color? Or divided up the grid by adding a row of blank spaces? Those are pretty neat ideas, but today I’m going to suggest you do something even more …

Apps

8 cool ARKit apps for the iPhone and iPad

If you've got an iPhone 6S or newer, any iPad Pro or the 2017 iPad, you can now test out augmented reality apps.

42 Gmail Tips That Will Help You Conquer Email

It's time you became a Gmail power user. These tips will get you there.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions …

Apps

5 essential IFTTT recipes for OneDrive

OneDrive to rule them all? Sorry, I can't resist a good "Lord of the Rings" joke (or, in this case, a desperately overplayed one). Today, we're going to look at how you can rule OneDrive, the cloud storage service that's deeply integrated into Windows but also accessible via Android and iOS.<p>That …

Create Amazing Landscape Photographs with 7 Great Shooting & Editing Tips from Serge Ramelli (VIDEO)

Serge Ramelli is not only a superb landscape photographer, he’s an expert at teaching his shooting and image-processing techniques to others. In this …

Landscape Photography

How Probiotics May Help Depression

It’s common for people who suffer from irritable bowel syndrome (IBS) to also struggle with depression. Now, a small study published in the journal</i> …

What Snapchat Tells Us About The Future Of News And Information Gathering

I’ve always been interested in the way people access information and how we are able to develop our own views based on analysis, rather than having our minds made up for us by a particular newspaper, television or radio station, which will inevitably have their own bias, and that thanks to the …

6 Tips to Help Take Great Photos With Your Smartphone

How many pictures did you take during your last vacation? And how many of <i>those</i> were with a smartphone? With the rise of Instagram and other social media sites taking pictures with smartphones is becoming a very popular way to document your travels. Instagram, alone, has roughly 80 million photos …

Mobile Photography

5 Surprising Facts on Prescription Painkillers - Consumer Reports

America is in the midst of an opioid epidemic. About 45 people a day, more than 16,600 people a year, die from overdoses of the drugs, including …

Electronic Cigarette | Nicotine | Smoking Cessation - Consumer Reports

Wondering if electronic cigarettes will help with your New Year's resolution to finally stop smoking? Well, don't count on it: The research is mixed …

Free Spotify Streaming Music Service Now on Mobile - Consumer Reports News

Like Spotify but have been reluctant to pay for access on your smart phone? Starting today you won't have to, as you'll now be able to get the …