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Add these 20 foods to your diet to lower blood pressure

New CDC guidelines will add millions of men and women to the ranks of those with high blood pressure. While 140/80 was once considered the high blood pressure threshold, 130/80 millileters of mercury has taken its place as the magic number.<p>While a staggering 75 million Americans — that’s nearly one …

Review: The best dash-cams

Dash cam are small, forward-facing cameras that will record video footage from behind your car’s windscreen. If you're unlucky enough to be in an …

How to setup the hidden iPhone feature that could literally save your life in an emergency

iPhones have a feature called Medical ID. It makes emergency information available without a passcode.<p>Access it by clicking Emergency on your lock screen, and then clicking medical ID. You can display your birthday, medical notes, and add emergency contacts. Fill it up with medical information by …

iOS

6 Gestural Interface Tricks to Try Out With Your New iPhone X

Most iPhone X owners have had barely 48 hours to get to grips with Apple's new home bar-based user interface which does away with traditional home button functions, but the general consensus is that it becomes extremely intuitive to use after just a few hours. In this article, we've gathered some …

iOS

An illustrated guide to Frank Lloyd Wright

Get to know the architect’s signature buildings<p>Believer in suburban utopia. Father of organic architecture. Doghouse designer. Cape-wearing dandy. Purported target of grave-robbing. Bootlegging apprentice. Speed demon. Homewrecker. Survivor. Attention-hungry celebrity. Mystery guest. Teacher. …

How your airplane stays in the air

Everything you've ever wanted to know about how your airplane works.<p>If you’ve ever wondered how massive airplanes — one of which weighs more than 661 …

The Surprising Foods That Alleviate Anxiety

If I told you that bacteria could alleviate your anxiety you’d probably think I was joking or uninformed. But, if you suffer from anxiety, …

Holistic Medicine

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Apple Upgrades iPhone 6S Before Launch

Do you know what the biggest new iPhone 6S and iPhone 6S Plus feature will be? Yes, so does Bloomberg, developers via secret iOS 9 code and the world from revealing iPhone 6S photos but it seems Apple has a trick up its sleeve: the feature in question has already been upgraded.<p>According to the ever …

Mobile Technology

Game of Thrones: 6 Spoiler-Free Secrets from Season 5

The first installment of George R.R. Martin‘s <i>Song of Ice and Fire</i> series of epic fantasy novels was released a whopping 19 years ago.<p>When HBO …

TV Series

What The 'Game Of Thrones' Leaked Episodes Mean For HBO

The first four episodes of <i>Game of Thrones</i>—the episodes sent out as screeners to reviewers everywhere, including yours truly—have been leaked online.<p>This is bad news for HBO, which just rolled out its cable-free stand-alone streaming service (and Netflix competitor) HBO Now on Tuesday. For $15/month …

TV Series

Everything You Need To Know Before 'Game Of Thrones' Returns On Sunday

Since "Game of Thrones" Season 4 ended last year, The Huffington Post has kept you up to date with all the Season 5 spoilers, predictions, episode titles, trailers, clips and news. With the new season just days away, it's time to start refreshing your memory on all things Westeros.<p>Here are the most …

Best New Apps: Ultratext

There are texts, and then there are Ultratexts<p>Ultratext is a dead-simple iOS app for creating GIFs and sending them via MMS and iMessage. It creates flashing neon messages, with the words you type blown up in all caps, accessorized with emoji and selfies and other photos from your camera roll. …

Dog Passes Out From Overwhelming Joy When This Girl Comes Home After Two Years

When this schnauzer saw a familiar face after two whole years away, the pet could barely keep it together.<p>Watch the video above posted by Rebecca Ehalt to see what happiness looks like. It really is too much to handle for the little pooch who whimpers with pure joy until it's time to lie down.<p>A …

12 Ways To Make Your iPhone Run Faster

If your iPhone feels like it's running a bit slow, there's usually a problem that can be easily solved.<p>Two years of everyday use can take a toll on your iPhone, but these tips and tricks should be able to hold you over until your next upgrade.

Operating Systems

5 things you had no idea your iPhone could do

Every major iPhone update ushers in new features. Here are some under-the-radar tips that you might have missed.<p>Did you know that your cherished iPhone hides secrets from you? That's right, a simple nod of the noggin could shift the way you use this precious gadget.<p>Apple's iPhone is a revolutionary …

Everything You Need to Know About LED Light Bulbs

Feeling lost in the lightbulb aisle now that those beloved incandescents are disappearing? We're here to help.<p><b>Incandescent era, RIP. Like it or not, it's</b> time to move on. Traditional incandescent lightbulbs are gone—not banned, precisely, but phased out because the Energy Independence and Security …

Home Automation

Savor: Flipboard-Like Shopping Deals App for iPad

<b>Savor</b> is a Flipboard like Shopping Deals app for the iPad.<p>Being a fan of both the Flipboard app and getting a good deal, I was eager to try out the app.<p>The initial screen of the app shows thumbnails of the “catalogs” available and a search box to search for Stores and Brands. There are currently 16 …

How-to: Use Preview to put signatures on PDF’s, Pages Documents, and Mail messages

As we have written about in previous articles, Preview is a valuable tool in OS X that does not get a lot of press. In this article, we will review how you can use Preview to capture your signature using the iSight camera on a Mac, then use it in Pages documents, to sign PDF documents, and as an …

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How to Sync Google Calendar with the iPad

Google has made some changes this year to how Google Calendar syncs with iOS devices. For years I have just setup Google Sync as an Exchange account in Settings on the iPad and iPhone and it has worked beautifully for me. It had been especially good whenever I got a new iPad or iPhone – as all I …

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iPad Voice Dictation: Commands List & Tips

Voice Dictation, or just Dictation as Apple calls it, is one of my favorite features of iOS on the iPad. As I’ve mentioned recently here, I use it more and more and it just keeps getting better. Though Siri may draw more attention, I think dictation is the far more useful feature right now.<p>If you …

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News

Chief researcher in the Human Experience Lab at Perkins + Will San Francisco<p>More than 70 fourth-year architecture students collaborate to develop a …

How to Record AirPlay Mirroring Sessions with the Reflector App

AirPlay Mirroring is easily one of the coolest features of iOS. Mirroring everything that happens on your iPad (or iPhone) to an HDTV or to your Mac is awesome and can also be incredibly useful for screencasts and demos.<p>I’ve written before about the excellent Reflector app that enables AirPlay …

The Easiest Print to Any Printer Solution for iPad: handyPrint (Mac only)

handyPrint is a Mac app that lets you print wirelessly from the iPad (or iPhone) to just about any printer, even legacy printers that don’t support AirPrint.<p>If you’re tired of looking for which printers will work with Apple’s AirPrint and allow you to print wirelessly from the iPad, there’s a nifty …