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Hate spam calls? Try the new Google Phone app beta

• There is a new Google Phone app beta that will give you early access to new features.<br>• The most prominent new feature is that suspected spam calls will no longer make your phone ring at all.<br>• While the beta does have new features, it is considered unstable until an official rollout.<p>Back in 2016, the …

Google

3 Simple, Free Apps for Accessing Your Home Computer From Anywhere

You’re at work, or on the other side of the world, or both, and you need something from your computer at home—in years gone by, you would need an IT …

Linux

How To Tell When Someone Is Lying To You Because It's Harder Than You Think

I consider myself a pretty intuitive person, and I'd like to think that I can tell when someone isn't being truthful. However, research indicates …

WTF is GDPR?

European Union lawmakers proposed a comprehensive update to the bloc’s data protection and privacy rules in 2012.<p>Their aim: To take account of seismic shifts in the handling of information wrought by the rise of the digital economy in the years since the prior regime was penned — all the way back …

How to Get a Colleague to Answer Your Work Email

You might think that sending work emails is <i>the worst</i>. It’s not. It’s the second-worst. <i>The worst</i> is waiting for people to reply to your work emails. …

Google Assistant gains a load of new features and supports more languages

Google is continually working to make its Assistant AI as smart as can be, and in the latest move to do just this, the company announced a host of …

Stock Your Freezer With Ground Beef—But Cook It First

Whether you stocked up at a sale or bought time on a looming best-by date, you very likely have some ground beef in your freezer. It seems so useful, …

View Daily Costs as Annual Costs to Avoid Lifestyle Inflation

Lifestyle inflation is sneaky. You don’t <i>think</i> you’re spending that much on lunch every day, but add up your costs and you might be surprised. …

Personal Finance

NOPE for Chrome Sends You An Emergency Phone Call to Save You From Work Conversations

Chrome: If you have coworkers who love to chat you up for hours on end, then you might appreciate NOPE, a Chrome extension that calls you the second …

Chrome Web Store

Timelapse Footage of Sweating Fingerprints Ready to Smear Your Smartphone

Thousands of nearly invisible sweat pores live amongst the spiraling ridges on your fingertips. They only reveal themselves if you’re patient enough …

How to See Everything Your Browser Knows About You

The second you log onto the internet, you start leaving a trace that’s more telling than you think. Browsers can not only identify where you are in …

MIT's New Plastic Muscles Could Bring Us One Step Closer to a Real-Life Westworld

We strive to make robots in our own likeness because, as far as we can tell, humans are best adapted to deal with our world. And thanks to …

"Second Cousins," "Once Removed", and More Explained in Chart Form

With the holidays coming up, many of us are meeting relatives from our extended family. When they explain how they're related, some of the terms are …

How anxiety warps your perception

An anxious mindset can change the way you view the world in profound ways. But could a simple new treatment offer a way out of the perpetual fear?<p>As your thoughts run uncontrollably, your heartbeat starts to race and your breathing becomes heavy. Uneasiness is followed by fear, and then without …

Psychology

10 Tricks to Make Yourself a GoPro Master

The GoPro brand is synonymous with the action cameras. Whether you use it daily or occasionally, many of you probably have one model or another …

Everything You Need to Build the Perfect Apartment Gym

Gyms are big business, pulling in around $22 billion annually as an industry. It helps that the average membership runs $58 per month, and that figure skyrockets if you live in a city. Brooklynites, for example, pay about $135 a month to hit the gym, while people who live in Austin pay $88. Here’s …

Workouts

Brilliant Beer Mug Won't Block the TV While You Chug

Make no bones about it, life is a struggle. From navigating the daily rat race, to raising a family, to trying to watch TV while enjoying a frosty …

This Bizarre Flying Reptile Was No Larger Than a Cat

Scientists working in British Columbia have uncovered the fossils of a small Cretaceous-era pterosaur, showing this extinct flying reptile came in …

Watch a High-Powered Cleaning Laser Annihilate Everything in Its Path

The next time you’re staring down a tough cleaning job—be it removing paint, rust, or lasagna off of a baking dish—don’t waste your time with harsh …

Don't Freak Out Over This Supercut of Horror Movie Jump Scares

Jump scares are a staple—and one of the most divisive elements—of modern horror movies. Some people are too susceptible to them, while others find …

Fried Chicken Was Very, Very Different in the 1700s

Fried chicken is pure comfort food, and you can reasonably expect that it will be prepared using similar methods wherever you go. Unless of course …

The Bizarre World of Unsolicited Mark Zuckerberg Fan Art

Mark Zuckerberg, who made a fortune turning his own social anxieties into a website, is an odd person to fawn over. He’s not a great public speaker. …

The Best Technique for Mess-Free Nail Painting

Painting your nails is by no means a clean task, but perfecting your nail polish technique cuts down on time you spend cleaning-up. Here are some …

9 Philosophical Thought Experiments That Will Keep You Up at Night

Sometimes, the best way to illustrate a complicated philosophical concept is by framing it as a story or situation. Here are nine such thought …

Birch Is Like a Budgeting App for Your Credit Card Rewards

If you’re a fan of using credit cards to earn travel rewards and cash back, you might be juggling a few different cards. Birch Finance is a free web …

Fakespot Analyzes Amazon Reviews to Spot Fakes

Amazon is filled with fake reviews that hope to bolster a products review score. Fakespot’s an online tool that helps you separate the junk reviews …

“The more children are spanked, the more likely they are to defy their parents and to experience increased anti-social behavior, aggression, mental health problems and cognitive difficulties,” according to a new research analysis. Don’t spank your kids unless they really deserve it.

“The more children are spanked, the more likely they are to defy their parents and to experience increased anti-social behavior, aggression, mental …

Turn Leftover Pasta into a Filling Breakfast Frittata

If you have some leftover pasta, or made pasta but prepared too much for your dish, turn it into an easy breakfast by throwing it into a frittata. …

Four Nosy Questions You Shouldn't Be Afraid to Ask in Your Job Interview

If you prepare for interviews as thoroughly as I think you do, you’ve probably got a (long) list of questions to ask. But you probably also worry …

Employment

Liven Up Your Cocktail Party by "Flaming" a Citrus Peel Garnish

A lot of cocktail recipes recommend you use a citrus peel as a garnish, both for flavor and aroma. Here’s a way to turn that garnish into something …