Melissa Skirboll

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How to Make Windows 8's Start Screen Actually Useful

Windows 8's Start Screen gets a bad rap, but with the right tweaks and a couple downloads, it can actually be pretty useful. Here's how to make the …

Top 10 Apps and Services That Are More Than Meets the Eye

Some apps do one thing, and they do it well. Others have a host of clever, hidden uses that you might have never thought of on your own. Here are our …

Top 10 Tips, Features, and Projects Every Windows User Should Try

Windows hasn't changed a ton in the past few years (at least, the desktop hasn't) but there's always a dark corner to explore, tweak, and improve. …

The best cheap eats in NYC

Best cheap eats in NYC<p>1<p>Photograph: Roxana Marroquin<p>Restaurants, Hamburgers<p>Shake Shack<p>Upper West Side<p>Perennial burger mecca Shake Shack continues to …

East Village

Master These Five Lightroom Sliders and Your Photos Will Pop

Have you ever opened up Lightroom (or any other professional level editing program) and said, “Oh my – where do I start?” If so then this post is …

Get away from it all at these relaxing, secluded spots in NYC

Photograph: Agnes ThorWolfe's Pond In the deep south of Staten Island, this lush, more-than-300-acre green space was formed by glacial movement …

Hiking