Kristin Staat

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Apple's New Smart Home Platform Has One Big Flaw

Alert: A window just opened in your home. Maybe you’re sitting at your desk at work, and your kids have just gotten in from school. Perhaps you’re …

7 Great Wireless Headphones for Your iPhone 7

The rumors are true — Apple has decided to ditch the headphone jack on the iPhone 7 in favor of Bluetooth and Lightning-connecting headsets and …

7 Reasons Being Single Makes You Healthier, According To Science

By <i>Aly Walansky</i><p>Being in a relationship just to be in a relationship isn't a good enough reason, no matter how badly you need to feel "complete," or fill that facet of your life.<p>Astroglide's resident sexologist, Dr. Jess, says, "I don't believe that it's universally healthier to be single just as …

Divorce

4 Books That Will Make You Happy And Successful

<b>What is the good life?</b><p>That’s the primary question I’m trying to answer with this blog.<p>Shortcuts and lifehacks are great. Surprising trivia is nice. …

Going solo at Disneyland helps the imagination go wild

The<p>Disneylandemployee — "cast member" in park parlance — caught me by surprise. "You look really lonely," she said.<p>"I'm sorry?" I said. I was alone, but I wasn't lonely, and now I was concerned: What does lonely look like?<p>I had simply been watching the cars go by.<p>"Will you take this free …

Our Favorite Headphones Just Went Wireless

Take a stroll through the WIRED offices and you'll see a lot of people wearing Bowers & Wilkins headphones. Specifically the on-ear P5 model—they're …

Kiwi 3 OBDII Car Tracker Showing Info via Smartphone, Tablet, Smartwatch or PC

All the data of your car will be held in your hand. Using <b>Kiwi 3 OBDII car tracker</b>, you can clearly know the engine performance, driving behavior and …

Consumer Tech

Top Tips for Disney World First-Timers

Planning a trip to Walt Disney World can be overwhelming, especially if you're visiting for the first time. You have to set a budget, decide the best time to go, where to stay and navigate four theme parks, two water parks and a multitude of dining and recreation options.<p>So, where should you begin? …

First Apple Smart Home Products Launch Ahead of Worldwide Developer Conference

Devices using Apple's HomeKit home automation software have been slow to reach consumers.<p>The first products to take advantage of Apple’s smart home technology were unveiled today, just days before the start of the company’s Worldwide Developer Conference.<p>Five device makers announced products that …

PhoneSuit Elite 6 Pro Battery Case for iPhone 6/6 Plus

Durable construction, large battery capacity and ergonomic design, if the three features can catch your eye, let’s go on for PhoneSuit’s Elite 6 Pro</b> …

Moleskine TimePage Calendar App Launches on iOS, Apple Watch

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Review: Adobe’s Lightroom CC + 6 let photographers transition from Aperture, gain new editing tools

Until this year, Mac owners had three major options for organizing large digital photo collections: Apple’s mainstream iPhoto, Apple’s “pro” app Aperture, and Adobe’s similarly professional-grade Lightroom. When Apple discontinued iPhoto and Aperture in favor of an even more basic app called …

Tutorials

'Pennies' for Apple Watch Makes Budgeting Your Money Simple

While I have tried a variety of personal finance management and budgeting tools on iPhone, iPad and the web in the past, most have been too complicated to become part of my daily routine. Pennies for Apple Watch takes a different approach, however, offering a clean and simple solution for managing …

Apple Watch

A day in the life with Apple Watch

We've put up a lot of information, how-tos, thoughts, and reviews about the Apple Watch these past few weeks, but we haven't really talked about what …

7 days with the Apple Watch, this week on the CultCast

It’s been a week now that we’ve been living with Apple Watches affixed to our wrists, and in that time, we’ve curated a list of what we love, what we don’t and our overall impressions of Apple’s newest trinket. Is Apple’s timepiece the next must-have gadget? Some of us are smitten, but not all of …

Apple Watch

Finding Cheap Flights 101

I've been traveling pretty intensely for many years. When I had a full time entertainment job with minimal pay, I took at least twice monthly weekend trips and bi-annual overseas trips. When I had a more remote job, I roamed for long periods of time. As a result, when I catch up with friends who …

Air Travel

Campo di bocce

This cute dog is terrible at catching food, and that's all you need to know

A few potential angles for this video of a dog being bad at catching food<p><b>Angle:</b> <i>Dog missing food: The perfect use of iPhone 6 slow-motion video</i><p><b>Potential problems</b>: We are unable to verify the video was captured with an iPhone 6. Post may inspire iVerge comments. iVerge comments may send comment …

Cute

What Are the Major Differences Between the Disneyland and Disney World Experience?

<i>How different is Walt Disney World from Disneyland?: originally appeared on Quora: The best answer to any question. Ask a question, get a great answer. Learn from experts and access insider knowledge. You can follow Quora on Twitter, Facebook, and Google+.</i><p><i>Answer by Michael Lee, Bi-coastal Disney</i> …

Walt Disney Company

10 Terrible Things A Good Guy Would Never Do To The Girl He’s Dating

By James Michael Sama,<p>Comment<br>• FlagFlagged<br>• http://tcat.tc/1Lo1het<p>I find lately that any time I write an article outlining certain traits of men or how …

5 ways to make money with your phone

You don't like to think about it, but between the up-front cost and the monthly contract payments, your phone costs you a fair bit of money. What you might not realize is that it can make you money, too.<p>You won’t get rich, but you can pay for a few trips to Starbucks. Here’s how to get started.<p><b>1.</b> …

34 Impossibly Clever Pieces Of Jewelry Inspired By Books

Because your jewelry box should look more like your library.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a small share of sales from the links on this page.</i>

XOO Belt holds up your pants and a charge for your phone

A good belt should hold your pants up and be fashionable doing so.<p>Piers Ridyard has raised the expectations of this simple but important mens fashion accessory: the belt as smart phone charger.<p>Ridyard’s XOO belt looked like any other belt when it made its debut at London Fashion Week in January as …

Don't Make These 8 Classic Tax-Filing Fails

These common mistakes can keep you from getting the refund you're owed.<p>Slipping up on your taxes can exact a high price. Some of the most frequently …

12 Common Home Repairs That YOU Can Do

Sometimes you don't need to hire a pro.<p>Sometimes you don't need to hire a pro. In her new book, <i>DIY Home Repairs: 100 Fix-It-Yourself Projects</i>, Sarah Berry provides a step-by-step home improvement guide so you can do it on your own. We've rounded up 12 solutions to your most common household …

Unlocking your cellphone just got easier in the U.S.

If you want to unlock your cellphone, that just got a lot easier. Feb. 11, 2015, was the final deadline for U.S. wireless carriers to fully put into …

Extend your battery life and protect your iPhone 6 while saving 64% [Deals]

The iPhone 6 is a marvellous device that takes productivity and mobile entertainment to a new level. With heavy use, though, users can find themselves economizing the charge on their batteries so they can stay productive all day long.<p>With the MOTA Smartphone Battery Case, however, you can feel free …

Batteries

This brilliant new case gives your iPhone a second display

Smartphones with dual displays have never really take off but one new iPhone case is hoping to change that. The popSLATE case is a very clever new …

The 10 Best Budget Hotels Around The World, According To TripAdvisor

Let's face it: We all have places on our budget bucket list, lists of vacations we need to take for only $100 per night and dream trips you can actually afford.<p>But when your responsible, budgeting self can't stand the thought of another night in a hostel, it's time to upgrade to a budget hotel. …

Hospitality