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How to Output Your Mac's Audio to Two Pairs of Headphones at the Same Time

Next time you're on a flight with someone and you both want to watch a video on your Mac without disturbing other passengers, try this convenient solution for sharing your Mac's audio among two pairs of headphones.<p>The method described below should work regardless of whether you're using one wired …

Headphones

How To: The 5 Best Apps for Transcribing Lectures & Converting Speech to Text on Your iPhone

The transcribing app can be an invaluable tool, especially if you're a student or are in a profession that relies on audio journals or interviews. …

Apps

21 Paleo Muffins So You Can Stop Eating Eggs Every Morning

Flour, butter, and sugar are pretty much the cornerstones of baking. They’re also all off-limits on a Paleo diet. So if you’re wondering how in the …

Breakfast

This app scans food labels in seconds flat to ensure they’re compliant with your diet

When you’re following a specific diet plan, grocery shopping can be seriously tough and time-consuming since you have to scan endless ingredients …

Diets

Use this quick tip to get more precise cutouts in Photoshop

When you mask an object out in Photoshop, it may happen that you miss a few spots, no matter how hard you try. In this video, Jesús Ramirez of …

Tutorials

5 Cheesemongers Tell Us Their Favorite Grocery Store Cheeses

Grocery stores don't exactly have the best reputation when it comes to yummy, interesting cheeses. There's the deli counter and the dairy aisle, and …

Grocery Stores

The Best Advice About Camera Settings That I've Ever Heard

Look at any photography forum and by far, the most common question beneath any photo will be: "what were your settings?" By and large, that's the …

Photography

This $20 Car Charger is so Much More Than Just a Car Charger

Everyone loves a good multifunction tech accessory, and <i>Boy Genius Report</i> has found an awesome car charger that prevents you from getting lost and …

Genius

Tom Ka Gai (Coconut Chicken Soup) Recipe

"The quintessential Thai soup."<p>Ingredients<p>3/4 pound boneless, skinless chicken meat<p>3 tablespoons vegetable oil<p>2 (14 ounce) cans coconut milk<p>2 cups …

Recipes

50 Affordable Wines You Can Always Trust

Sometimes wine is daunting, and the fact that vintages change every year is one of the reasons. Was 2014 better than 2015? Worse? How are you …

Wine

How to Increase the Resolution of an Image

Photographers love chasing after image quality, including maximum sharpness, detail, and resolution. Most likely, you’ve wondered at some point how …

Tutorials

15-inch 2018 MacBook Pro compared - which upgrades are worth it?

The changes in the 2018 15-inch MacBook Pro prompts comparisons between the models from potential customers. AppleInsider compares the low, …

MacBook Pro

Ile Saint Louis: the islands of Paris (part 1)

<i>Ile Saint Louis</i>, <i>Ile de la Cité</i>: the only two natural islands of Paris. The legend says the story of Paris started there, on the largest one, <i>l’Ile de</i> …

France

Apple MacBook Pro (13-inch, 2018) review: Quad-core CPU and all-day battery life

Apple recently launched a new advertising campaign called <i>Behind The Mac</i>, that focuses on professional Mac users such as photographers, musicians and …

MacBook Pro

2018 13-inch MacBook Pro review: Apple's lofty promises are finally realized

The true realization of Apple's ultra-thin, ultra-powerful professional-grade notebook has finally arrived, elevated to greatness by the maturation …

MacBook Pro

How to Make Sure You're Getting the Internet Speeds You're Paying For

It’s probably been a while since you signed up for internet service, but you should have an idea of how fast your plan is. If not, give your ISP a …

Git

How to close all Safari tabs at once on iPhone and iPad

You probably know the trick for closing lots of tabs in Safari on your iPhone. You enter the tab overview aka Rolodex view, and then swipe those tabs off the screen one by one. It’s even kind of fun, but if you have lots and lots of tabs open, then the fun wears off pretty fast. So you’ll be happy …

Safari (Browser)

8 Pieces of Software Every Photographer Should Use, According to Michael Sasser

Professional boudoir photographer Michael Sasser is not only a software expert, he can tell you which programs are essential for working …

Photography

7 of England’s most beautiful cathedrals – and their fascinating secrets

1: York Minster, Yorkshire<p>The second-largest Gothic cathedral in northern Europe, York Minster has been at the centre of Christianity in the north of …

Archaeology

How to Create a Solid Background in Photoshop

Have you ever had a session where the backdrop didn’t end up looking the way you intended? This video teaches how to use the select and mask …

Tutorials

10 magical day trips from Florence Italy

This article may contain compensated links. See our full disclosure <b>here</b><p>Right in the centre of Italy, Florence is a great base to explore Tuscany and …

Italy

Soft and Chewy Balkan Bread Recipe

"Pogaca (Bosnian/Croatian) or pogacha is a type of bread baked in the ashes of the fireplace, and later on in the oven. This bread is found in the …

Recipes

Watch Affinity Designer for iPad in action

Last week saw the launch of Affinity Designer for iPad, the first full-spec vector graphics app for the device. Armed with features from the Apple …

Graphics

4 Under-the-Radar Countries Where You Can Retire for Cheap

<i>This article originally appeared on Money</i><p>Travel tops the bucket list for many retirees. But what if your wanderlust is of the more permanent …

Retirement

If You Download These 5 Apps, You Probably Don't Need a Travel Agent

Confession: I love planning a vacation almost as much as I enjoy actually being on vacation. From scouting out the best hotel deals to reading up on …

Apps

11 Reasons Why Montenegro Needs to Be Your Next Holiday Destination

Ask anyone who visits this slice of absolute paradise and they’ll tell you that Montenegro is a land of Adriatic heaven. Bursting with rolling, …

5 Anti-Inflammatory Drinks You Should Try This Week To Burn Stubborn Belly Fat

One of the first telltale signs that you may be suffering from inflammation is excess belly fat. The accumulation of visceral fat around our …

Wellness

Stream video to any TV from your iPhone or Android with this $16 gadget

Rarely do you come across products that bridge the gap between iOS and Android. After all, Apple uses proprietary software and Google uses all sorts …

So you bought a smart TV. Now you need these apps.

Built for the big screen.<p>These days, you can easily run an app on your television—just invest in a software-packed smart TV or a video-streaming device that plugs into your existing set. Whichever option you choose, you'll find that the same program you have on your smartphone works differently on …

The Best Southern-Made Gins

Because your tonic deserves better.<p>While Southerners are known to geek out over bourbons and whiskeys, less attention is paid to what is equally as …