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How to Help Your Spouse Cope with Work Stress

Home is a sanctuary from work stress, right? Not always. Even if you are able to leave your projects and worries at the office, your spouse may have difficulty doing so — and that stress can rub off on you. How can you help your partner cope? What’s the best thing to say when your partner starts …

Self-help

13 Sci-Fi Movies On Netflix That'll Actually Blow Your Mind

We live in an age where it's taken for granted you can plop down on the couch and have instant access to hundreds, if not thousands of streaming …

How to Delete Suggested Email Contacts in Mail on iPhone

One of the most convenient features of the iPhone's Mail app is its ability to autofill email addresses based on your recent activity; but what happens when friends, family, and coworkers switch accounts? Mail will keep right on suggesting the old email address, even after you've updated to the new …

How to Make Your iPhone Play Nice With Your Windows PC

If you’ve spent any time around Apple products, you know that “compatibility with hardware made by rival manufacturers” isn’t high up on the …

12 great sci-fi books to read before they become TV shows

Science-fiction literature has always been fertile ground for movies and television, with generations of screenwriters and directors finding …

Science Fiction

15 grilling tools with a cult following—and why they’re worth it

Once the weather starts heating up, we’re finally able to fire up our grills. But even if you have one of the best grills on the market, there are still a few grilling accessories you should invest in whether you’re a novice or a grill master.<p>If you want to level up your grilling game this summer, …

BBQ

28 New Scifi and Fantasy Books to Add to Your Shelves in May

May is here, and the month brings tons of new science fiction and fantasy books for your reading pleasure, including tales of kingdoms in turmoil, …

Books

What is Open Banking and PSD2? WIRED explains

Not much changes in banking in the UK. Sure, there are occasional new ideas – ATMs; apps; contactless payments – but decade after decade the …

The best streaming shows to binge-watch this Thanksgiving

Not sure what to watch while chilling with the fam? We got you<p>Thanksgiving is upon us, and for a lot of people, that means that we have an extended break from work to enjoy family and friends. It’s also a great time to finally get around to one of those shows that you’ve been meaning to …

Do you sit down all day? Here's six stretches you need to stop your body seizing up

Unfortunately, many of us have jobs where we are required to sit for extended periods of the day. In terms of our health, it's a terrible situation to find ourselves in.<p>Almost all the research on the subject suggests that sitting for long periods of time raises a number of health concerns, …

How To Plan An Adventure Holiday For The Family

Action-packed UK activities for all the family<p>Lazing around on sun loungers holds zero appeal for kids. But climbing a mountain, mucking about on …

This Mini Wind Turbine Can Power Your Home in a Gentle Breeze

The first time you see a Nemoi wind turbine, you may not realize it’s a turbine at all. A white and silver metallic structure about the size of a …

Tex-Lock Is a High-Resistance, Crowdfunded Bike Lock

Tex-Lock is a new bike lock that’s made of high tech and high-resistance textiles, that allows for greater bike security particularly in sketchy …

There are more new science fiction and fantasy novels than you can handle this February

Stories of revenge and revolution<p>One of the things that I like about the winter months here in Vermont is the cold. It’s a bit of a stereotypical thing, I realize, but every time I end up going to my parents, I find myself sitting in a comfortable chair, inching closer and closer to their cast iron …

WeMo Light Switch - Wi-Fi enabled

<b>WeMo Light Switch, Wi-Fi enabled, Works with Amazon Alexa</b><p>Wemo Light Switch seamlessly replaces your old, boring light switch, giving you control of …

Lightship Chronicles Author Dave Bara Talks About His Latest: Defiant

Dave Bara is the author of the <i>Lightship Chronicles</i>: a military space opera set in a future universe with many parallels to our own. Buy the latest …

Science Fiction

How to Save a Single Frame from a Live Photo on iPhone

Saving a still from a Live Photo on iPhone can be done in two ways. The first is to simply duplicate a Live Photo but save it as a still. However, that method doesn’t allow you to select a single frame from the Live Photo. You can use our tip on saving a still of your Live Photo if that’s what you …

App Store

13 podcasts that will help make you a better human

The humble podcast has finally come into its own. Apple first added the format to its iTunes suite back in 2005 – but it probably wasn't until 2014, when Serial’s explosive first season captivated an audience of 40 million listeners, that the medium's potential became clear. Since then, the podcast …

How to Automatically Clear Storage on Your Mac

<b>Problem:</b> Your old Mac has maxed out its hard drive’s storage space, preventing you from saving anything new.<p>Fortunately, with macOS Sierra, your Mac …

16 science fiction and fantasy novels you don’t want to miss in January

Curl up this winter with a good book<p>It’s a new year, and just in case you wanted more to read after all the great books that 2016 gave us, prepare yourself. 2017 is going to have a ton of new books to dive into.<p>I always like January for this reason: it’s a good time to take a look at the rest of …

Josh Glenn's top 75 Golden Age sci-fi novels

My friend and frequent Gweek podcast guest Josh Glenn put together a terrific list of Golden Age science fiction novels (which he classifies as …

5 hidden PlayStation 4 features only power users know about

The PlayStation 4 is an incredible console, but its countless menus can be confusing, especially when all you really want to do is get in there and start playing some games.<p>Here are five hidden features that will make using your PS4 a heck of a lot easier.

PlayStation

How your iPhone can get a virus — and how to prevent it

Viruses

Best gifts for gamers

By Robert Jones<p>Everyone knows that Christmas is the season to shout at your significant other or parent: "Buy me BONESTORM or go to hell!"<p>That's …

PS4 Pro

5 best smart home appliances everyone needs before moving into a new house - IBTimes India

These gadgets will make your house smarter.<p>There was a time when smartphones were not a thing, but that has changed. Almost everyone is using their …

Your Essential Sci-Fi Reading List for December 2016

These are the winter science fiction books you're looking for.<p>Just because 2016 is almost over doesn’t mean there’s not still time to head into the …

Ron Glass dead: Barney Miller star dies at 71

Ron Glass, known for his roles on the television shows <i>Barney Miller</i> and <i>Firefly</i>, died late Friday of respiratory failure, a rep for the actor …

Great Scifi Movies You May Have Missed in 2016 (But Shouldn't Have)

It’s a holiday weekend, which probably means you have some down time. What better activity, while you’re digesting that leftover Turkey, than …

How not to get screwed by Black Friday 4K TV deals

Most 4K TVs aren’t worth your money. Here are some that might be.<p>If you’re looking to buy a TV this Black Friday, you need to be careful not to get screwed.<p>By screwed, I mean you could very easily buy a TV that doesn't give you what you expect, or as critically, <i>what you need to play games on it</i> …

16 Must-Read Science Fiction and Fantasy Books for November

It’s November already. How the hell did that happen? Best hope you’re caught up on your October reading, because November boasts a bumper crop of …