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How to choose the best VPN service for iPhone and iPad

In light of the latest news that President Trump has overturned the FCC Internet privacy rules, discussions for and against virtual private networks (VPNs) have resurfaced. One of the biggest complaints with the repeal is that internet service providers are now legally allowed to sell your browsing …

Information Systems

Amazon is discounting Kindle models by up to $50

If you’re a Prime member<p>It’s never a bad time to buy into e-books. So if you’ve always contemplated picking up a Kindle and happen to have Prime, Amazon has a good incentive to do so now with $30 to $50 discounts on nearly its entire e-reader line.<p>The Kindle Paperwhite is now just $90, down $30 …

Shopping

How to Get the Most Out of Google Maps

Google Maps is hand-down one of the best navigation apps on Android and iPhone, but considering most of us use it <i>while</i> driving, it’s easy to miss …

Never lose your valuables again with this miniature GPS locator

Keeping a tab on kids, pets, and valuables is a difficult task, so a new Indiegogo has built a miniature GPS tracker to at least help find people or items once they’ve disappeared.<p>Ping, the “world’s smallest” GPS tracker, is able to send a signal from the U.S., Mexico and Canada to the owner’s …

Wire Hooks

You have absolutely no excuse to have scarves, coats and clothes on the floor, because these Wire Hooks are top notch and inexpensive. Pick a few …

DIY

A 25-Minute TRX Workout for When You Have No Idea What to Do at the Gym

In order to see results, you have to switch up your usual routine. This 25-minute workout utilizes a suspension trainer like TRX to transform the …

Workouts

The best bluetooth headsets

<i>By Marianne Schultz and Nick Guy</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with The Wirecutter, a buyer's guide to the best technology. When readers choose to buy The Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>If …

The Bullet Journal Productivity Method Empowers Your Paper Notebook

If pen and paper are your favorite tools, or at least are the ones you’re most comfortable using to stay organized, the Bullet Journal is a …

Nikon KeyMission 360 sample movie #2

Samsung Galaxy Note 5 Battery Tips

It’s a bit of a tough time to be a Note fan, as the whole series is in a bit of a limbo. Since the Note 7 recall, the brand has yet to see a new family member and until the Note 8 arrives this fall, that leaves fans with the Note 5 as the most “recent” option. We say recent very liberally, as the …

Gear & Gadgets

Take in the Northern Lights From Your Own Private Glass Igloo at This Magical Finnish Resort

Welcome to the ultimate winter escape.<p>Spending Christmas at home with family is a tradition that certainly has its charms—the twinkling tree dotted with heirloom ornaments, the intoxicating smell of Grandma's gingerbread cookies, the small-town Christmas parades. But we'd be lying if we said that …

25 Thanksgiving Appetizers To Start Your Holiday Meal Off Right

Lead up to the main course with one of these brilliant starters.<p>The precursor to Thanksgiving can tease at what's to come and keep your family satisfied while you wrap-up the main course. Case in point: these 25 bite-sized snacks, dips and sliders to add to your menu this year.

6 Ways to Drink More Apple Cider

Turns out apple cider, the unofficial beverage of autumn, is more versatile than the mulled version sipped on at the orchard. While there's something …

Cider

5 Light-weight Exercises to Diversify Your Workout

Fitness professional Adam Rosante gives us five lightweight exercises to incorporate into your workouts.

Fitness

Touchjet WAVE: Turn Your TV into a Giant Touchscreen Tablet

This new app lets you control your Android phone from your computer

If you’ve ever gotten tired of picking up your Android phone while you’re sitting in front of your computer, well, you’re not the only one. A new Chrome app allows you to use your Android phone right from any computer that can run Chrome. It works on Windows, Mac OS X, and Chromebooks.<p>The new Vysor …

Apps

How to Record Voice Memos

The Voice Memos app is the little-known gem of the iPhone. Ease of use and clarity of sound makes the native iOS app ideal for recording interviews, notes, and vocals. With the ability to record for hours at a time, I have yet to discover a more efficient way to take notes. If you're the type of …

iOS Apps

Google supercharges Android Wear with interactive watch faces

Google is about to make your Android Wear watches a lot more useful with interactive watch faces and Google Translate integration.<p>Watch faces will now be able to access more information or change settings right from your time display without needing to open up a separate app.<p>It showed off a few …

Wearable Tech

How to edit the Favorites sidebar on Mac

Got an Apple, Mac or iOS tech question? We have the answer. This time we have a reader who wants to know how to customize the Favorites section of …

EVE helps you learn your Mac's hotkeys as you work, for a price

There’s a reason that there are so many productivity apps: people are time-poor and need to squeeze a million different tasks into each day, and given that so many people’s working lives are spent at a computer, learning all the hotkeys to navigate it can really save you some time.<p>That’s where …

Apps

Avocado and Grapefruit Salad with Edamame

1 serving<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>2—3 cups watercress, large stems trimmed<p>1 pink grapefruit, peel and pith removed, cut into segments<p>1/4 avocado, chopped<p>1/2 cup frozen edamame, cooked according to package directions<p>1 1/2 tablespoons extra-virgin olive oil<p>2 teaspoons fresh lemon juice<p>2 tablespoons unsalted, …

Extra-Virgin Olive Oil

17 Hearty, Meaty, Super-Satisfying One-Pot Recipes

Chili and biscuits are a whole lot easier when you drop the biscuits (cheddar-buttermilk, at that!) right onto the chili.

Cooking

Articles about these-simply-stunning-acoustic-panels-have-neat-lighting-and-audio-add-ons on Dwell.com - Dwell

Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.<p>A stunning office pendant lighting display comprised of Crystal glass brightens a Swedish brand's workspace.<p>This Canadian home features vibrant details that bring beauty to every …

Napa Valley

Amazon Premium Headphones

You use them on your commute, when you work out, and to listen to music casually, so your everyday earbuds are pretty important. The Amazon Premium …

How Apple Watch heart rate sensor can improve your running

When you run with Apple Watch, swiping to the right in the Workout app reveals your heart rate. Does the device display this data just for curiosity value, or can Apple Watch heart rate information actually improve your running?<p>Green versus infrared LEDs: the difference with the Workout app<p>Apple …

Exercise

Hanging Leg Raise Exercise Progressions

The Basics of Bike Maintenance

Bikes are simple machines, and though they might look like some crazy assemblage of gears, cables, and levers, there really isn’t that much going on …

Top 10 iOS 9 Features!

Booq Boa Flow Backpack Review

If comfort is what you need, comfort is what you’ll get with Booq‘s Boa Flow. Yes, unorthodox names aside, which Booq is no stranger to, the Boa Flow …

Beautiful Houses: Cross Stitch House

This week we will show you a beautiful renovation, the Cross Stitch house in Melbourne, Australia, a project by FMD Architects. This house is simple, …