Kris Eberlin

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Should the Average American Take Social Security at 62?

More Americans file for Social Security at 62 than at any other age. But are they making a huge mistake?<p>There's a reason 62 is currently the most …

Retirement

100 songs everyone should listen to in their lifetime

Some of these songs have gone down in the history books for breaking records and reaching new heights. Others might have been terribly received by critics, but are still adored by the masses to this day. There might even be a few underrated goodies that you've never heard of.<p>We took the songs with …

Music

How to Clean and Care for a Wooden Cutting Board So You Can Use It Forever

Get your mineral oil ready. A wooden cutting board could potentially last your whole life.<p>“Whoever invented the glass or ceramic cutting board, I’d, uh, like to have have a little <i>conversation</i> with them,” <b>Brad Leone</b> said, fuming. Leone, our test kitchen manager, is all about the <i>wooden</i> cutting board. …

Watch This Beginners Lightroom Tutorial and Learn How to Edit an Image in Just 20 Clicks (VIDEO)

Lightroom is a powerful tool and can be a bit intimidating to new users, but in this 8-minute tutorial editing expert Ed Gregory shows you how to how …

What Windows users need to know about the Samsung Galaxy S8

This year, the Galaxy S8 is particularly interesting for Microsoft fans for a variety of reasons. Microsoft is increasingly pulling away from Windows …

Macca’s banjo, Mellotron and a Monkee: the story of George Harrison’s Wonderwall Music

Almost 50 years ago, the Beatle stepped aside from the planet’s biggest band to create the soundtrack to Joe Massot’s movie Wonderwall. With the help of India’s finest musicians, he invented the idea of the world music crossover<p>Let’s call it the Riddle of the Dark Horse: what do you get if you …

Sib Hashian, former drummer for Boston, dies at 67

Anyone who listened to FM rock radio at the end of 1976 couldn’t help but air drum along with Sib Hashian during a classic percussion moment: two …

Learn How to Brighten Eyes in Photoshop in Less than One Minute (VIDEO)

We all know that portraits often live or die depending upon how the subject’s eyes are rendered. In the simple video below you’ll learn how to use …

How to Color Correct Photos in Lightroom

Lightroom has some quick and powerful tools for color correcting your images. This great tutorial walks you through all of them, whether you prefer …

Readers’ Poll: 5 Best Ed Sheeran Songs

5<p>“Supermarket Flowers”<p>The pointillistic account of a woman packing up her recently deceased mother’s belongings is one of the quieter moments on <i>÷</i> …

Read This Before You Take Social Security Benefits

How much income you receive from Social Security is not out of your control. There are things you can do to increase your benefit checks -- and …

Retirement

Master Photoshop | 20 Brilliant Tutorials You Should Try

If you want to master Photoshop, these brilliant tutorials will surely help you a lot! We selected some of the best Photoshop tutorials that show …

Graphics

Lightroom: Seven Ways to Move Sliders

Longtime Lightroom team member Benjamin Warde shows you seven different ways to move sliders in the develop module in Lightroom.<p><b>Text, image and video</b> …

10 best dictionary apps for Android

A dictionary app can be a handy tool. Many have features such as a word of the day to help expand your vocabulary. Those learning languages for the first time can find them useful in defining words they don’t know. They’re valuable learning tools. It’s even better when you conveniently have them on …

Apps

This is How You Fold a Record-Breaking Paper Airplane

In 2012, designer John Collins constructed a paper airplane that flew an astonishing 226 feet, establishing a distance record that still stands. A …

5 Safe Dividend Stocks to Buy for Retirement

With President Donald Trump into his first month in office, it’s time for investors to focus on how to navigate what likely will be a bumpy investing …

Charles Schwab vs. Fidelity: Online IRA Accounts

<b>Charles Schwab</b> and Fidelity might be better known as an advisory firm or asset manager, but it also offers discount brokerage services to investors who want to take control of their own destiny. When you're ready to open an IRA, these two popular brokers could be a good choice. Let's see how they …

Sigma 85mm f/1.4 Art Lens Awarded Highest Score Ever by DxOMark

Sigma is still on a roll when it comes to its high-end Art lenses, and the latest accolade is impressive: DxOMark just awarded the new Sigma 85mm …

How to create a retro logo with Affinity Designer

Easy to use and with a number of creative tools under its belt, Affinity Designer is a great alternative to Adobe Illustrator. So, if you're working …

Graphics

Want Faster Home Internet? Try One of These 5 Gadgets

Most people are getting just a trickle of the high-speed Internet they are paying for. And most people have only themselves to blame. How do I know …

2 Great Ways to Move Images Between Photoshop & Lightroom for Quick & Easy Editing (VIDEO)

Nathaniel Dodson at Tutvid is one of our go-to sources for quick and easy editing tutorials, and in the instructional video below he discusses two …

Tutorials

These Galaxy S7 Battery Cases Can Keep You Powered Up

If you're finding that your Samsung Galaxy S7's battery life is lacking these days, you might be in the market for a quality battery case to provide …

Fidelity vs. TD Ameritrade: Best IRA Companies

Individual retirement accounts can be a great way to save for the future, offering tax efficiency and more choice than employer-sponsored retirement accounts. By opening a self-directed IRA, you'll be able to choose from thousands of mutual funds, ETFs, stocks and other investments for your …

7 top tips for using Photoshop layer masks

As any beginner Photoshop tutorial will tell you, layer masks are one of the most fundamental parts of the software. Without them your work is sure …

Tutorials

4 Social Security Strategies for Smart Retirees

4 Social Security Strategies to Increase Benefits<p>You can take certain steps to increase your Social Security benefits<p>Updated January 24, 2018<p>Is the …

Retirement

Report: First real Samsung Galaxy S8 photo and release date leaked

Ever-reliable leaker Evan Blass of Venture Beat has just given us our best look at Samsung’s Galaxy S8 yet. The report confirms several of the details we’ve already learned about the device, as well as providing an announcement and release date.<p>Blass confirms that the devices are foregoing the …

Selective Sharpening in Lightroom

Sharpening helps your picture have a little more punch and can allow details to pop and draw attention. If you sharpen the entire image, however, …

RAVPower FileHub Plus is a $34 all-in-one router, charger, and streaming device

It’s easy to forget accessories for your tech when you’re on the go, especially when carrying multiple devices, as is the case for many of us. …