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The One-Ingredient Upgrade Your Caprese Salad Needs

<b>Place the tomatoes and mozzarella on a platter.</b> Arrange tomatoes and mozzarella on a platter in an alternating pattern.<p><b>Top with the basil leaves.</b> …

16 Egg Cooking Methods You Probably Haven't Tried Yet

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Finally, a mosquito repellent that actually works – and it’s only $25

There are about a million different solutions out there for repelling mosquitoes, and they all claim to work great. If you’ve tried any of them …

The 12 Best Undereye Concealers For Dark Circles

Whether you didn't get enough sleep last night or are perpetually plagued with bluish rings below your eyes, we found the best full-coverage, kickass concealers for hiding dark circles and brightening up the under-eye. Molly R. Stern, a makeup artist who works with Reese Witherspoon, Lily Collins, …

Is cancer in your DNA?

Looking at me, you wouldn't think I have much in common with Hollywood A-lister Angelina Jolie. But you'd be wrong. We both carry a BRCA gene mutation, giving us a high risk of developing the cancers that killed our mothers and grandmothers.<p>The BRCA1 and BRCA2 human genes normally produce proteins …

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Outliers

• <b>Author:</b> Malcolm Gladwell<p><b>From the bestselling author of Blink and The Tipping Point, Malcolm Gladwell's Outliers: The Story of Success overturns conventional wisdom about genius to show us what makes an ordinary person an extreme overachiever.</b><p>Why do some people achieve so much more than others? Can …

Township street art tourism on the rise in Cape Town and Johannesburg

Visits to historic townships and tours of the most famous street art of Johannesburg and Cape Town are among the newest off-the-beaten track attractions for visitors to South Africa.<p>The popular graffiti tours bring tourists around the streets of the country’s two main cities by bicycle, guiding …

iOS 10 How-To: Hate pressing the home button to unlock? Change this setting on Touch ID iPhones and iPads

iOS 10 includes a lot of new stuff, from a revamped Messages app to a redesigned Apple Music experience. While most of it is superior to iOS 9, there are some choices that are more questionable. iOS 10 updates the lock screen with a new widgets view, but it also removes the iconic Slide to Unlock …

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Elie Wiesel Quotes: His Most Powerful Quotes on Indifference, Humanity

Sad news of the death of holocaust survivor Elie Wiesel. His words were bleakly honest, deeply humane, full of hope pic.twitter.com/u24KEOGJ1f<p>— Pete …

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Elie Wiesel was one of the great moral voices of our time, and in many ways, the conscience of the world. Tonight, Michelle and I join people across …

Your Victoria's Secret Perfume Has a Surprising Secret Power

Just in time for summer?<p>If you own a bottle of Victoria's Secret Bombshell perfume, you are in possession of a powerful mosquito repellant, according to a study published recently in the <i>Journal of Insect Science</i>. For the study, researchers at New Mexico State University compared the effectiveness …

Grit

• <b>Author:</b> Angela Duckworth<p><b>UNLOCK THE KEY TO SUCCESS WITH JP MORGAN'S BEST SUMMER READ OF 2018</b><p>In this must-read for anyone seeking to succeed, pioneering psychologist Angela Duckworth takes us on an eye-opening journey to discover the true qualities that lead to outstanding achievement. Winningly …

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Evernote is no longer the best note-taking app for most iPhone users

I was an obsessive Evernote user for over five years.<p>Just about everything I needed was stored in Evernote. I had thousands of notes stored and …

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Old Kindles will be disconnected from the internet unless you update by Tuesday

That old Kindle sitting in your desk drawer is about to get locked out from the internet. Amazon is warning customers of older Kindle e-readers that they must update by Tuesday, March 22nd, or else they will no longer be able to access the Kindle Store or sync with the cloud. That means, most …

The Secret to an Evenly Cooked Roasted Chicken

How to avoid the dreaded dry white meat.<p><i>Yes, everybody makes basic cooking mistakes. Like, say, something as simple as overcooking mushrooms or toasting grains and spices. Below, reader Molly Frisch confesses ruining a roast chicken to associate food editor Rick Martinez. Welcome to Effed it …

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Five sets of twins start kindergarten together

Your web browser is no longer supported. To improve your experience update it here<p>Tap the play button to watch the report.<p><b>For the latest news from</b> …

41 envy-inducing lunch box recipes

5 Elegant iPhone 6/6s Cases for Professionals

We’re an outdoorsy bunch here at iPhone Life, and we love to feature the best in rugged gear for your iPhone. However, I’ve found that, although, I love rugged cases when I need them, I can’t stand to use them when I don’t. On the daily, I want to retain the elegance of my iPhone and add a touch of …

Today’s your last chance to grab the nearly indestructable Titan MFi-certified Lightning cable [Deals]

The interconnected tech in our lives is only as strong as the weakest link, and most of the time that’s a flimsy charging cord. Titan’s MFi-Certified lightning cable flips that script, with a steel-sealed cable that’ll outlive us all. And right now you can get this cable that’ll last at least one …

Deals: 14% Off the FLOTE Orbit Universal Tablet Stand

iPad stands are one of my favorite (and most used) types of iPad accessory. And the <b>Flote Orbit</b> is my favorite iPad stand – the one that’s used every day at my home office desk and elsewhere around my house.<p>Today it’s our featured deal – available for $119.99 – 14% off its standard price of …

Northern Suburbs Football Association - SportsTG

Unable to find Association<p>Unfortunately this website is now deleted or no longer active in the SportsTG network.<p>Please contact SportsTG Support if …

10 essential Finder tricks every Mac user should know

In Mac OS X, you’ll spend much of your time in the Finder, the part of your operating system that manages files and such. While you might think you know all there is to know about it, the Finder is a complex and wonderful app — with its own special tricks to master.<p>Here are 10 essential Finder tips …

Oaxis InkCase i6 iPhone 6 Case with an E-ink Display

We introduced an E-paper integrated iPhone 5s case last year. Now Oaxis is planning to make the case series cover iPhone 6. Want to add an E-ink …

5 iPhone Apps You Just Can't Miss This Week

MECC<p>DMA Design Limited/Psygnosis Limited<p>Tiertex Ltd./LucasArts, U.S. Gold Ltd.<p>id Software, Inc./Apogee Software, Ltd.<p>Brøderbund/Terebilov KA<p>Sierra …

Quick Look: Scosche strikeLINE pro Retractable Lightning Cable

I always want to have charging cables with me, but I don’t like how messy they are, even stuffed inside of my canvas gear pouch. Retractable cables are a big win in my book, but you have to make sure to get the right ones. Not all of them are made equal, and the really cheap ones that you can often …

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iOS 8.1: 'Text Message Forwarding' Activation Requires iMessage Email Address

Earlier today, Apple released iOS 8.1 which introduced number of new features to iOS and Yosemite. One of the anticipated features was SMS Text Message Forwarding, which allows SMS messages received by your iPhone to be mirrored on your iPad or Mac running OS X Yosemite.<p>Several of our forum members …