Kiara McGivern

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If Trump Wins, My Family Can’t Move to Canada

If Donald Trump becomes president, my family can’t flee north. Why? Because our son has disabilities that are considered ‘too expensive.’<p>While the …

Disabled Children

Skype launches ‘Bots’ feature & developer platform for iPhone and iPad app

As part of announcements at Microsoft’s Build 2016 conference today, Skype announced a new ‘Bots’ platform that it’s launching today in preview mode for developers and users in the iPhone and iPad apps (as well as Android and Windows, but not on Mac).<p>Today we are introducing Skype Bots—a new way to …

Award-Winning Photographer Drains the Color from Fruits and Veggies

"We’re destroying our world, and sooner or later someone has to pay the bill," explains Giorgio Cravero with photo series, 'Colors.'<p>Decaying food spurs an instant emotional reaction when encountered by any sense: revulsion at the smell, upset stomachs at the sight, and the thought of touching or, …

8 reasons I still can’t leave the iPhone and switch to Android

While Apple’s iPhones have been my main handsets since shortly after the first model was introduced in 2007, I used to carry an Android phone with me …

Looks Like 'Top Gun 2' Really Is On The Way

Is this movie finally going to happen?<p>After years of chatter, it appears that the much-anticipated sequel to "Top Gun" is edging closer to becoming a reality.<p>Producer Jerry Bruckheimer teased the film on Tuesday, when he tweeted a picture of himself with Tom Cruise captioned: "Just got back from a …

12 Ways Pool Noodles Are Totally Awesome Outside the Pool

You probably never thought that you'd bring your boots and a pool noodle together.<p>You probably never thought that you'd bring your boots and a pool noodle together.

Scientists have discovered how your brain wakes you up

The smells of coffee and breakfast foods have long been credited for rousing even the sleepiest of heads out of their beds, but now, scientists …

Sleep Disorders

5 Bad Financial Habits To Kick In 2016

The New Year is upon us, which means like a lot of people, you might be taking a good hard look at your financial life and vowing to spend less and save more this year. Really. This is the year.<p>However, since bad habits can derail even the best of intentions, it pays to look at the routines you’ve …

Check Out This Niche Market for DIY Lightsaber Parts

You want a lightsaber. Don’t try to deny it, you know you do. There’s only one question left: Are you going to buy one or make one? It should come as no surprise whatsoever that there is a vibrant community of DIY lightsaber makers. The Star Wars franchise has been around longer than many of its …

Talk Star Wars Twitter Poll | Are the Knights Of Ren Clones?

In this week's Talk Star Wars podcast, which will be available in iTunes and on Stitcher Radio on Monday, Steve made a prediction and now we want …

Kylie Jenner Shows Off Her Scar on Instagram, Says She Loves It

Kylie Jenner is giving us all a lesson in self love. A few days ago, the <i>Keeping Up With the Kardashians</i> star posted a photo of herself with BFF …