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Here Are the Best Books of 2016 (So Far)

Add them to your reading list now.<p>With 2016 slowly winding down, it's the exact right time to catch up on the books you may have missed. Whether you're in the mood for excellent short story collections, sharply drawn fiction, or unbelievably gripping memoirs, scroll ahead for our round-up of the …

Books

Democratic Blues

Barack Obama will leave his party in its worst shape since the Great Depression—even if Hillary wins.<p>As historians begin to assess Barack Obama’s record as president, there’s at least one legacy he’ll leave that will indeed be historic—but not in the way he would have hoped. Even as Democrats look …

Great Depression

Tucking Away the TV

When you don't want a huge flat screen to be a room's focal point<p>As a professional organizer, I get asked for storage suggestions all the time. And …

Remote Controls

Tech Q&A: Camera hackers, blocking phone contacts, erasing data and more

<b>Hackers watch through cameras</b><p><b>Q.</b> My son gave me a wireless indoor security camera so I can keep an eye on my dogs while at work. I heard you talking on your national radio show about hackers who spy using these cameras. How can I make sure no one sees my cameras?<p><b>A.</b> It’s not very difficult to spy on …

Mercedes-Benz Unveils Self-Driving Luxury Vehicle Concept at CES 2015

Only weeks after Google officially unveiled their self-driving car prototype, Daimler AG and Mercedes-Benz chose this year's Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas to debut the F 015 Luxury in Motion, a concept vehicle that can operate entirely without a driver behind the wheel.<p>Futuristic in …

How To Make Your Phone Your Personal Trainer

Skip the gym, forgo the trainer, and take your fitness game to your smart phone.<p>It's easy to consider fall the perfect time to hide under a chunky knit—but in the interest of good abs and September beach vacations, here are ten fitness apps to keep you in check on-the-go.<p><b>How To Workout With Your</b> …

Jessica Alba's Black Blazer, 3X1 Skinny Jeans, and Printed Clutch

Time to make the most out of the precious few summer weekends we have left—and that includes maximizing your outfit opportunities. But who wants to wear a buttoned-up, board-meeting-esque pantsuit on your off days? (Even if there <i>are</i> some pretty enticing tuxedo looks out there...) Never fear, …

10 Free Apps That Will Change How You Decorate

From the editors of HouseBeautiful.com, the best, free home makeover tools for your phone.<p><b>1) ColorSchemer</b> Inspired by a photo you took? Create your own color palettes from these photos and save and share them with other COLOURlovers members. Tap the built-in color wheel to explore different shades …

Apps

10 awesome Google features you should be using

The reason the Google home page is so bare is that, way back when it was just starting out in a Silicon Valley garage, no one working there knew how to program a web page to make it look pretty.<p>In fact, even the word Google was a mistake. The founders really wanted “Googol” – the digit 1 followed …

Madewell's 47 new denim styles will get you excited for fall

Madewell's 47 new denim styles will get you excited for fall<p>HIDE CAPTION<p>SHOW CAPTION<p>Every style-savvy maven loves options -- right? If you prefer to …