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Yes, there are legit ways to make money without leaving your house

Whether you’re a stay-at-home parent, college student, or just looking to pay down your debt, we could all use some extra cash.<p>While we could find a …

The Ultimate Guide to Dropshipping

Mark Hayes<p>Mark Hayes is the Head of Public Relations and Communications at Shopify, a commerce platform which allows anyone to easily sell online, in …

9 Sure-Fire Ways to Override Your Personal Negativity

Posted on Mar 6, 2016 by Catherine Carrigan in Blog | 6 comments<p>“As a single footstep will not make a path on the earth, so a single thought will not …

The 10 worst days to fly in 2016

This week we revealed how being clever with your annual leave could turn 23 days off into 53 - but there are 10 dates this year on which you should avoid travelling altogether.<p>That is according to Flight Centre, a travel comparison website, which has analysed flight data over the whole of 2016 to …

Cheap flights: Best day to book, top sites and insider secrets

There are plenty of ideas out there to make long-range travel cheaper and faster, such as Elon Musk's Hyperloop and supersonic airliners. But until they actually arrive, we're stuck with regular air travel, which can take all day and put a serious dent in your bank account. I can't do anything …

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A former foster child makes it to the Royal Court, with determination and her new family's love

Tournament of Roses princess Donaly Marquez has attended nearly 100 events as a member of the parade's Royal Court. Some of those, like the Coronation Ceremony, are pointedly glamorous. But the high school student's strongest memory is of making bracelets and sipping tea with the girls at …

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Latest: Sheriff says 4 soldiers among Missouri flood victims

The latest developments on the severe storms across the U.S. (all times local):<p>11:30 p.m.<p>A Missouri sheriff says four soldiers from another country …

Weather

Destroying the Decepticon in My Living Room - Cutting Cable TV's $1K Umbilical Cord

My new rabbit ears...<p>Our electric bill had jumped so much, I thought maybe three or four neighbors had run extension cords off the back of my garage. We walked all around the house, examining every outlet, toaster, stereo and toothbrush charger--right past the culprit hiding in plain sight. We were …

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‘Stagefright’ Android Text Message Vulnerability May Affect 950M Devices

- Jul 29, 2015<p>A newly discovered security flaw in the Android mobile operating system has been dubbed one of the worst vulnerabilities to date. …

Apple Music will let you stream 100,000 of your own tracks when iOS 9 launches

As the launch date for Apple’s new streaming music service draws nearer, senior vice president of internet software and services Eddy Cue tweeted that it will allow users to upload 25,000 of their own songs to the company’s cloud storage service on June 30, and expand that to 100,000 songs by the …

9 Corn Salads for Summer

<i>Header image: CHOW</i>Bushels upon bushels of corn waiting to be husked are a sure sign that summer is here. While a good old straight up cob is a …

Seasonal Food

21 random facts about 'Jaws'

"<i>The Seventies</i>" airs at 9 p.m. ET/PT Thursdays on CNN.<p><b>(CNN) —</b> It should have been a waterlogged disaster.<p>The shoot ran too long and over budget, the script was still being written as scenes were filmed, the young director woke up every day fearing he would get fired, and the mechanical shark built …

LG G4 Stylus, LG G4c have removable batteries and microSD slots just like the G4 proper

Just as the LG G4 is preparing to make its retail debut, LG has introduced two variants of its flagship Android smartphone.<p>The LG G4 Stylus and LG …

Virgin Mobile USA is giving its Data Done Right customers more data for less money

If you’re a subscriber to one of Virgin Mobile USA’s Data Done Right plans, you’ll soon be able to use more data for less money per month. Starting Saturday, May 16th, the carrier is increasing the amount of 3G/4G data in its Data Done Right single line plans by 500MB, and dropping each tier by $5 …

#TheDress: have researchers solved the mystery of its colour?

Gold and white or blue and black? Why did people see The Dress so differently? Researchers believe the key might lie in our exposure to artificial light<p>The image of The Dress that went viral this year and split friends and families over the colour of its stripes has sparked a fresh debate among …

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47 Porches and Patios We'd Love to Relax On

Grab a drink and a book and make your outdoor space your favorite escape with these decorating ideas.<p>Grab a drink and a book and make your outdoor space your favorite escape with these design ideas.

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5 Superior Alternatives To Apple's New MacBook

Apple describes their New MacBook as “the future of the notebook.” But I’m not buying that prophesy, and neither should you. From an engineering standpoint, Apple’s newest SKU is nothing short of brilliant; its elegant chassis a true evolution in a tech world that measures sexiness in millimeters. …

Spotlight: Pocket Marketing Manager Simran Thadani

MagMaker / February 17, 2015<p>(Photo credit: Christopher Stark)<p><b>My name is</b> Simran Thadani, and I’m part of the team at Pocket. My work in Marketing …

Pain Really Is All In Your Head And Emotion Controls Intensity

When you whack yourself with a hammer, it feels like the pain is in your thumb. But really it's in your brain.<p>That's because our perception of pain is shaped by brain circuits that are constantly filtering the information coming from our sensory nerves, says David Linden, a professor of …

Use this trick to see a map of everywhere Google knows you've been

Luckily, there's an easy way to see exactly what Google knows about where you've been, and you can even see a map of past locations you have visited.<p>This all depends on whether you have enabled two settings tied to your Google account: location reporting and location history. Of course Google lets …

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RANKED: The Best Smartphones In The World

Didn't get what you want over the holidays? Here are the best smartphones to look at.<p><i>We update this list approximately once a month. Our rankings are based on a variety of factors including design, software and hardware features, content selection, carrier availability, and price. We only consider</i> …

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Today's Style Secret

We're keeping an eye on the red carpet, the It girls and the fashion bloggers who are innovating. Check back daily for the style how-tos.

Popcorn Time: Everything you need to know about the Netflix of Torrents

Popcorn Time’s popularity has taken off this year by bringing BitTorrent streaming into the mainstream with a lineup of apps that let users watch nearly any new blockbuster they want for free with just the tap of a finger.<p>We published a hack that brings the popular Netflix-alternative to iOS 8 …

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Gotta Love No-Drama Discipline

Over the years, my husband and I have occasionally disagreed about discipline. Typically, he's thought I was too soft, and sometimes he's been right. Often, though, I think I'm just more empathetic about <i>why</i> one of my girls had a seemingly unnecessary meltdown or made a big fuss about putting her …

The World's Most Baller Campers And RVs

There's a lot that goes into planning a successful road trip. From choosing people who won't drive you insane, to the route and pit stops, to most …

WTF, This is a Video of a Woman With Three Breasts Dancing to Radiohead

I wish I was special.<p>Today's top news stories: a guy in California has refused to shower for 128 days, a naked person has been spotted running around Delaware, and a high-school kid got put in detention for sharing lunch with a class-mate.<p>They're all great stories - but, let's be honest, they pale …

Best in Class

Remember that I Love Lucy chocolate-factory episode when the candies zip down the conveyor belt so fast that Lucy and Ethel can’t keep up? It feels a bit like that when samples of fall beauty products land in my office. But <i>W</i>’s beauty editor, Katie Becker (my Ethel), and I stayed strong as we …

An iPhone trick to avoid Facebook Messenger and keep chatting

Facebook’s policy to force users to install a separate Messenger app on their smartphones hasn’t been popular. However, there is a quick trick on an iPhone to stop Facebook installing Messenger and continue chatting using the normal Facebook app.<p>Not all Facebook users are being forced to use the …