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8 Annoying IOS 11 Problems And How To Deal With Them

Updating your iDevice to the latest version of iOS gets you the newest features and the best security protection, but it can also bring with it a …

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There's even more evidence that one type of exercise is the closest thing we have to a miracle drug

Get moving.<p>A wealth of recent research, including a new study published this month, suggests that any type of exercise that raises your heart rate and gets you moving and sweating for a sustained period — known as aerobic exercise— has a significant, beneficial effect on the brain.<p>"Aerobic exercise …

Scientific Reasons Why Sleeping Naked Is Really Good For You

For as long as I can remember, I've forgone traditional pajamas for the pajamas the Good Lord gave me -- my skin. Much to the horror of my roommates, …

Chef Shows How a $1 Knife Can Be Sharpened to Rival More Expensive Knives

Jun Yoshizuki of Jun’s Kitchen who is a very talented cook who always prepares food with his beloved longhaired orange cat named Kohaku nearby, …

Knives

The perfect night in Montana. Having a bedroom on top of your car has its perks @adventure.ready ⛺️

How to sign, scan and send PDFs with an iPhone or iPad

PDF handling on the iPhone and iPad has vastly improved over the last year or so. Not only can you scan documents as PDFs using the camera, you can sign documents and send them off to the recipient, and even request the signature of others electronically.<p>1. How to scan documents to PDF on iPhone …

How to save offline maps with Google Maps for iPhone

One of my favorite features of the Google Maps app is its ability to save offline maps on iPhone. Whether you want map access regardless of cell reception or you’re traveling abroad and won’t have a data connection, Google Maps is king. Even better, it costs you absolutely nothing.<p>While I enjoy …

How to Create an Archived iTunes Backup

Regularly creating iCloud or iTunes backups should be routine for every iOS user, but if you want to upgrade to a beta version of iOS or if you think you might want to downgrade shortly after installing a new iOS update, you'll want to make sure create an archived iTunes backup beforehand.<p>An …

How to grocery shop for one person

<i>Correction: An earlier version of this article incorrectly noted the source for how much Americans spend on uneaten food. The version below has been corrected.</i><p>A few months ago, my friend Lev asked me for a basic grocery list he could refer to when he made his weekly or biweekly trip to his …

The "Sharpie Trick," and a Guide to Sharpening Knives with a Water Stone

Learning to use a water stone is the best thing you can do for your knives, especially nice ones, but learning how can be tricky. Luckily, this (very …

The funniest animal photos of 2015 revealed

The above image of a wild hamster, cheeks filled with food, expression of quiet determination writ large across its furry brow, has been named the funniest animal photo of the year at the inaugural Comedy Wildlife Photography Awards.<p>The hamster, or rather Julian Rad, the Austrian who captured it, …

10 Epic Places You Can Visit On A Budget

Wanderlust knows no wallets. 💸<p>Traveling on the cheap doesn't have to mean seedy motels and a road trip across the U.S. (Though trust us, that's not a bad plan at all.)<p>But for the wanderluster who wants to go somewhere <i>truly</i> epic, there are a number of options you're probably failing to consider. …

Beached in Brazil, a Young Penguin Finds His Human Soul Mate

Jinjing swims off for months but always returns to his widower friend; ‘like a son’<p>By<p>Paul Kiernan<p>PROVETÁ, Brazil—On a steamy tropical island in Brazil, a tuxedoed traveler found a soul mate.<p>Why else would a penguin named Jinjing, native to chilly Patagonia roughly 2,000 miles away, keep returning …

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Mossberg MVP LR-T Tactical Rifle - In-Depth Review

<i>The Mossberg MVP LR-T Tactical Rifle: An in-depth review of a true rifleman’s rifle.</i><p><b>USA</b> -(Ammoland.com)- It was not that long ago when the 223 bolt …

Spyderco Urban Safety Orange G-10 Slip Joint Knife Review

I’ve been asked a few times already why I never seem to carry slip joints. Although I do have a few, they don’t make up a large part of my …

The Essential Qualities of Leadership | The Art of Manliness

<i>Editor’s note: The following is an excerpt from FM 21-20, an Army field manual from 1946 that outlines the physical training program used by GIs</i> …

Self-improvement

Articles about tiny diy trailer home built couple budget on Dwell.com - Dwell

A young couple on the move build a small home that will go wherever life takes them.<p>At 204 square feet, this DIY tiny home on wheels is fully functional and even features a nifty gear room.<p>Inspired by the calming sea, an Oregon–based builder crafts a beach-inspired tiny home trailer and sells it …

6 Sleep Habits Of Productive People

For starters: They don’t need alarm clocks, stick to their bedtimes, and don’t sleep with their smartphones.<p><i>Editor’s Note: This article is one of the top 10 habits to adopt to be better at your job in 2016. See the full list here.</i><p>You may feel super productive by pulling all nighters, but you’re …

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The Trick to Requesting Uber and Lyft at Any Airport

This one literally requires a trick of the needle. Ignore the fact there are often legitimate governmental regulations on why sometimes passengers can't be picked up at the airport.<p><i>This post originally appeared on</i> Map Happy<i>.</i><p>My mother and stepfather, for example, are always complaining that they …

Homemade Frozen Breakfast Burritos for On the Go | The Art of Manliness

I love me a good breakfast burrito.<p>They’re great for when you’re on the go, and if you’re generous with the stuffing, they can really fill you up.<p>But …

Get Cooking with These 5 Flipboard Magazines

Cooking at home is a great way to save money, stay healthy and spend quality time with family and friends. Whether you’re preparing a big feast all day, need comfort food or are tight on time, get cooking with these five Flipboard magazines.<p>Things I Might Make by ddarlin: As you browse, use …

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Aero Survival Rifle - 10mm, .357 SIG

TNW Firearms will introduce new versions of the Aero Survival Rifle later this year. The new guns will be chambered in 10mm and .357 SIG.<p>In my …

The Odd Thing About the World's Deepest River

Africa's Congo River claims many titles, including being home to the highest number of unique species in the world.<p>The Congo River in Central Africa is one of the world's great rivers, carrying 1.25 million cubic feet of water—more than 13 Olympic-sized swimming pools—into the Atlantic Ocean every …

Introducing Cabin Porn’s first film collaboration

<b>Introducing Cabin Porn’s first film collaboration.</b><p>In the woods of upstate New York, in the first film in a coming series, Greenwood shows you how an Oak tree is turned into a traditional post and rung stool.

Super Blood Moon eclipse September 27-28

When and how to watch the September 27-28, 2015 total eclipse of the moon.<p>There is a total eclipse of the moon on the night of September 27-28, 2015. …

4 scientifically proven methods to increase your productivity

The way we are working isn’t working anymore, and hasn’t been for some time. Checking email in bed the moment we awake, chugging too much coffee, hour-long commutes twice each day…they all take a toll on the quality of our work and our lives.<p>Not to mention that when we get to the office, many of us …

The Brain

The ‘Cabin Porn Commune’ in Sullivan County, NY.Photo by Daniel Krieger

Writes contributor Ben Curry:This is a picture of a portable cabin I built for an agri-tourism destination outside of Milton, FL

Writes contributor Ben Curry:<p>This is a picture of a portable cabin I built for an agri-tourism destination outside of Milton, FL. This photo shows it docked into an outdoor living space. The featured materials are cypress and weathering steel.

How Should a Suit Fit? Your Easy-to-Follow Visual Guide | The Art of Manliness

If you’re dressing on a budget, one of the most popular pieces of advice out there is to buy off-the-rack suits in the best fit you can get, and then …