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How to Recover Deleted Text Messages on Any Phone

One moment you're tapping away on your phone, breezily texting with the people in your life, and then you suddenly realize an important text message …

Android News

20 Home Renovations That Instantly Add Value to Your Home

These home renovations are so worth the upfront expense.<p>Adding attic insulation remains at the top of the list on a national average with a 107 …

Renovations

The Bachelor's Colton Opens Up About the Fantasy Suites — and Meets 3 of His Contestants!

Colton Underwood's season of <b>The Bachelor</b> hasn't even started filming yet, but he may have already met his future wife! When the former NFL player stopped by <b>The Ellen DeGeneres Show</b> on Thursday, Ellen surprised him by introducing three of his contestants — Annie, Sydney, and Katie — right there in …

Ellen DeGeneres Show

5 Countries Where You Can Retire By the Beach for Less Than $1,500 a Month

Whether you’re five months or 15 years away from handing in that final two weeks notice, you’ve probably dreamt of the beachside digs where you’ll …

Costa Rica

Amazon's Best Kindle Is $40 Off Right Now

There are plenty of reasons to like Amazon Prime. If you're one of the 100 million people on Amazon's 2-Day shipping and perks plan, the retailer is …

Batteries

The 16 Most Beautiful Places in Europe Will Take Your Breath Away

Complete with fairy-tale castles, picturesque seaside retreats, otherworldly natural parks, and charming cities, Europe is full of striking places to …

National Parks

This Stretch of California Coast Is Pure Underrated Paradise

This is what 20 minutes of driving the Sonoma Coast is like: You're in a dense stand of coast redwoods, your road a twisty black ribbon, and it's …

Wine

The Story Behind the Craziest Social Security COLA Increase in History

Right now, nearly 62.5 million people are receiving a Social Security benefit check each month. Around 70% of these folks are retired workers; and of these aged beneficiaries, just over three out of five rely on the program to provide at least half of their monthly income. To say Social Security …

Social Security

21 Absolutely Invaluable Kitchen Hacks Few People Know Of

Here at <b>Prime Fresh</b>, we’ve gathered together some life hacks for preparing food, cleaning and organizing your cooking space. Some of them you may have …

Cool Stuff

The 10 Best Drones With Cameras

No matter what you're looking for, we got you covered.<p>The days of asking strangers to take your family’s photo are numbered. No longer will you have …

Drones

$75,000 a year with benefits; no college needed. Yet local employers can’t fill jobs

Miami is a city with an ever changing skyline. And those who make it happen — the plumbers, electricians, brick masons and carpenters — earn far …

Florida

A Guide to Switching from Nikon to Sony for Wedding Photography

After almost a decade of photographing weddings with Nikon cameras, we decided to trade our D750 cameras for the Sony a7 III. Here are a few thoughts …

Could Open Marriages Save Monogamy?

A group of cutting edge researchers, advocates, and writers believes that consensual non-monogamy should be a more considered option for …

Polyamory

Kim Kardashian Reckons She Does 1000 Squats A Day, So We Tried It

Here at MH, we love a challenge, especially viral internet-trends that seem a little bit off-centre. So when news broke last week that Kim Kardashian …

The New $10 IKEA Product Every Kitchen Needs

When keeping a dish warm on the stove or covering a bowl of salad to store in the fridge, we’re likely all guilty of reaching for the cling wrap or …

Kitchens

6 clever tricks Google users wish they knew sooner

Google has evolved into more than a search site. Gmail started as an invite-only experiment, and now it’s enrolled more than a billion active users. Today, a Google account will land you seemingly limitless power, storage, and versatility. You can automatically use Drive, Docs, Calendar, YouTube, …

Google Docs

Cloud storage deal: Get 3TB for life for $75

Every so often I ask Cheapskate readers to name their favorite deals. One that continues to make the list (despite the funny name): Zoolz.<p>What the heck is Zoolz? It's a cloud-storage service, and a rather unique on at that. It's also extremely affordable, at least if you take advantage of this …

Amazon Fire TV

For the first time ever, Apple’s most exciting new product of the year isn’t an iPhone

Apple’s “fall event” takes place in late summer each year, so it remains a mystery why it’s referred to as a “fall event.” What never remains a …

Apple

33 Google Maps Tricks You Need to Try

Google Maps is a Swiss Army Knife chock-full of hidden navigation, geospatial search, and customization tools. Here's how to unlock your map app's …

Maps

How to Wipe and Wash Your Butt for Optimal Cleanliness

Because apparently, lots of people don't know.<p>If you feel a little bit clueless as to how exactly to keep things clean between the cheeks from wipe to wash, you're not alone. According to Reddit users, plenty of people actually don't know how to keep their downstairs squeaky clean.<p>"The number of …

Cleaning

For an affordable kitchen update, try painting your cabinets. Here’s how.

Want to give your kitchen a facelift without draining your wallet? Consider painting the ­cabinets.<p>Wood cabinet refinishing entails removing the existing paint, sanding the surface (depending on the type of paint you are using) and applying new paint to the bare wood. This cosmetic project revives …

Coats

10 Healthiest Nutrition Foods on the Planet, Based on Science

There are numerous diets that promote weight loss, sometimes in an unhealthy way. Fad crash dieting, for instance, is potentially dangerous.<p>At the …

Regular lie-ins are worse than getting too little sleep, study suggests

Having regular lie-ins is worse for the body than getting too little sleep, new research suggests.<p>Scientists have known for some time that not getting enough sleep increases the risk of a string of health complaints such as high blood pressure, heart disease, obesity and diabetes.<p>But a new review …

With WatchOS 4, The Apple Watch Might Finally Free Us From Our Phones

Apple’s upcoming smartwatch software will allow for faster, smarter, and less iPhone-dependent apps.<p>The Apple Watch was supposed to be more than just a fancy fitness tracker with fashionable wrist straps when it launched in 2015. As Apple executives explained at the time, this device was supposed …

5 Stem Cell Discoveries That Could Change The Future Of Medicine

Ten years ago, the topic of stem cells was shrouded in mystery, but now they're at the forefront of some of the latest innovations in biology and …

Kim Kardashian Didn't Just Ruin Taylor Swift, She Ruined Taylor Swift's Squad

If Taylor's image has been shattered, so has the image of her squad.<p>"Women shouldn't take down other women" is one of the most tired tenets of pop feminism, slung around by celebrities on social media whenever one of their squad members faces a slight, either outright or the kind you only get if …

This Is the Best Advice on Motivation I Have Ever Read

Look, there are days when not even the most well-intentioned advice from the latest motivational science will do. (This is coming from a person who, …

DIY: How to Tile a Bathroom Floor

After buying a fixer-upper 17 months ago, gutting it, building a 2-story addition, taking the old roof off and replacing it with a new one -- as well as raising the chimney -- I can comfortably say that laying new floor tile is within the scope of some DIYers.<p>After buying a fixer-upper 17 months …

Home Improvement

Top 8 Weight Training Exercises to Build Muscle at Home

The best weight training exercises to build muscle are compound exercises that affect multiple muscle groups. Exercises like the squat, deadlift or …

This Swedish Scientist’s Transparent Wood Could Transform Architecture

A new material design innovation has made wood practically invisible. Just watch for splinters.<p>You don’t have to shop at Ikea to see that Sweden is obsessed with wood. Over 57% of the country is covered in upwards of 51 billion trees, and lumber and paper products are one of the country’s biggest …