Michelle Marie Ching-Kjos

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17 incredibly useful Google products and services you didn't know existed

Most of us have heard of Google's well-known and much-loved tools — Gmail, Google Earth, Google Maps, and many more. Those products and services are used by millions of people around the world every day.<p>What many people don't know, however, is that Google actually has a bunch of other features and …

Apps

New Nokia Smartphone Leak Suggests Stunning Smartphones

November saw the announcement that many industry watchers had been waiting for, the return of the Nokia name on a smartphone. The resurrection of the former telecoms giant will come through the licensing of the brand to Finnish company HMD Global, who announced that the first Android-powered …

17 Healthy Holiday Side Dishes Under 250 Calories

Healthy Eating

Plant a cool-season vegetable garden

Get our crop list and growing guide, and enjoy homegrown greens in fresh salads and stir-fries all winter<p>Just because the vegetables and fruits of summer are long gone, that doesn't mean you can't enjoy a whole new crop of fall and winter veggies grown at home.<p>This thorough list of vegetables will …

Gardening

President Obama to Employers: Offering Paid Sick Leave Is Just Good Business

American businesses lose an estimated $160 billion a year due to workers coming in ill.<p>In the entire rest of the developed world, forcing sick employees to choose between nursing themselves back to health and earning money to support their families would be viewed as both cruel and a little insane. …

The 25 Best TV Shows of 2016

Find your new binge-watch here.<p>If you're anything like us, you've spent much of 2016 bingeing TV show after TV show. Quality television reigns right now, especially on streaming services like Netflix and Amazon Video, and it's hard to pick a favorite. But these are the 20 shows that have stood out …

AT&T plans to offer super-fast internet using power lines

Internet access could soon be synonymous with electricity in AT&T's latest project.<p>The Dallas telecommunications giant on Tuesday revealed Project AirGig, which aims to deliver "low-cost, multi-gigabit wireless internet speeds" using power lines. AT&T Labs is hoping to launch its first field trials …

Watch wall-walking spiderbots weave ‘impossible’ structures with carbon fiber

Normally, the notion of setting a pair of spiderbots free in your house would seem alarming. But if you knew that they were weaving you a strange and mathematical hammock while you were gone? Suddenly that fear turns to wonder — and eventually, a nap.<p>The Mobile Robotic Fabrication System for …

The Importance Of Getting Things Wrong

Think about our planet for a second. Earth has an elliptical — oval-shaped — orbit. That means we're closer to the sun for one part of the year and farther away another part of the year.<p>Does that fact explain why it's hotter in the summer and colder in the winter?<p>Lots of kids think it does. Lots of …