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Google adds more than 30 new services to Google Home

The recently launched Google Home connected speaker just got a lot more useful. The company has updated the speaker’s official app, adding access to over 30 new services and games, including Domino’s, WebMD, NPR and many more.<p>Owners of Google Home can access these new additions simply by saying, …

Google Home

How to Make a Melting Snowman Cookie

Dessert

Why your skin goes wrinkly in the bath

Ever wondered why your fingers go wrinkly in water but not other parts of your body? The answer’s in the evolution of your gripping hands…<p>Some parts of human skin, better known as glabrous skin, have a unique response to water. Unlike the rest of the body, the skin of our fingers, palms, and toes, …

Skin Care

Articles about home stuff modern dreams are made on Dwell.com - Dwell

The vacation location of choice of the Obama family, you really can't go wrong choosing to spend some downtime on the Hawaiian...<p>Overlooking the scenic Minnehaha Creek sits one of the most unique and energy-efficient homes in the greater Minneapolis area.<p>It's a dream for many to own a beach home, …

Frank Lloyd Wright

10 criminally underrated movies on Netflix you owe it to yourself to watch

Since its inception, Netflix has stood as the benchmark for on-demand entertainment. As its popularity grew, so too did the streaming service’s …

A Pastor Blames Paris Shooting Victims For Attending A ‘Death Metal’ Concert

A two-second Google search, or even a listen to any of their songs, will tell you that Eagles of Death Metal are not, in fact, a death metal band. It’s a tongue-in-cheek name, inspired by Josh Homme (who is not a queen, nor was he born in the stone age) calling Polish group Vader “the Eagles of …

Snapshots: Saint Étienne's urban doodler with a sense of humour

The street artist known as Oak Oak uses the urban elements of his home town of Saint-Étienne, an old industrial town in France, to create humorous, site-specific art. “What I like about street art is that you can find somewhere to draw anywhere and it is a surprise for the people who find it,” he …

Art

25 Books Jeff Bezos, Mark Zuckerberg, and Other Top CEOs Recommend | Inc.com

Successful CEOs never stop learning. Personal growth is almost as important as hard work in building a winning business. Many entrepreneurs accomplish this through workshops, conferences, and even a few continuing education courses. However, for a busy entrepreneur, being away from the office for a …

Self-improvement

FocusMotion lets any wearable become your fitness trainer, no matter how obscure the exercise

There are no shortage of fitness wearables on the market, but many of them do roughly the same thing in different packaging: Sleep tracking, motion detecting, heart rate measuring and the like.<p>FocusMotion wants to be the “Siri for understanding human movement,” by offering an SDK that turns any …

Wearable Tech

The 38 Essential Breweries in Colorado, July 2017

Today, Eater updates the Beer 38, our list of Colorado's 38 essential breweries. This list is our answer to the question, "How do I pick among the state's 300+ craft breweries?"<p>This group covers a variety of styles, sizes, and ages of Colorado's craft beer houses and collectively should satisfy …

Get Your DISH Tickets Today

DISH, <i>Westword</i>'s 21st annual celebration of Denver's dining scene, will fill Sculpture Park at the Denver Performing Arts Complex with food and fun …

Food & Dining

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8 Daily Habits That Will Change Your Life

When it comes to finding success and achieving your goals, many times the most important struggle is the one that you encounter in mundane daily life.<p>To truly find success in your life, it is important that you take the time to do the little things that matter most. Small changes to your daily …

A closer look at the crazy car tech of CES 2015

Over the past few years, the world of connected automobiles has exploded. Self-driving cars, heads-up displays and in-car infotainment systems have become mainstays of CES and this year was no exception. Join us as we take a visual tour of Mercedes' futuristic F 015 road-ready lounge, Audi's …

It’s Not Champagne, it’s Gold! Images of Gold HTC One Mini Surface

Apparently, people really, really love gold smartphones. HTC does as well, with some leaked photos showing a HTC One Mini emblazoned in gold.<p>The …