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7 Ways Quitting Social Media Can Transform Your Life

A couple of months ago, I made the decision to quit Facebook. Effectively right after, I stopped logging in completely. This actually surprised some …

How to use draft cards in Mail for iOS 8

iOS 8 brings a lot of updates to the built-in Mail app on both iPhone and iPad. One of the best new features is easily the way you can now handle …

How to setup and use Notification Center widgets on iPhone and iPad

Notification Center changes things up in iOS 8 and one of the newest abilities iPhone and iPad users have is the option to add widgets to the Today …

Photos app: The ultimate guide

The Photos app is a repository for all the pictures and videos you shoot or save with your iPhone or iPad. Not only can you use the Photos app to …

The complete guide to the iPhone's Health app

I complete workouts in an app called 7 Minute Workout, but I also log activities in Argus. My steps get counted with my FitBit, and my heart rate gets tracked in Instant Heart Rate. My data is everywhere -- well it <i>was</i> -- until Health came along.<p>Health, an app designed by Apple and stocked on iOS 8, …

3 Toxic Behaviors that Bore and Annoy People | Pick the Brain | Motivation and Self Improvement

Perhaps I’m stating the obvious, but human nature is universal. What I mean by this is that we all tend to react to certain behaviors others exhibit …

Self-help

The Finer Side of Flotsam

Pam Longobardi despises her artistic medium of choice. She considers it a global scourge that's both tangibly harmful and potently symbolic of how …

What's on Rene's iPhone 6 Plus right now!

• <b>Wallpaper</b>: Stock, of course!• <b><br>Tweetbot</b>: I use Twitter a lot. It's my connection to the larger tech community. When I'm on the go, I need to be able to …

In the protest-icon game, polar bear beats carbon bubble

In my early days as a reporter, I learned to chase photographers the way that dogs chase cars, instinctively. That’s how, at last week’s Flood Wall …

Hong Kong Tense As Democracy Activists Face Down Police

Thousands of pro-democracy protesters, wearing surgical masks and holding umbrellas to ward off tear gas lobbed by police, have continued to throng Hong Kong's Central business district and other areas of the city, calling on Beijing to make good on a promise to allow the former British colony to …

US says ISIL-run oil refineries targeted

US-led air strikes have targeted oil refineries controlled by the Islamic State in Iraq and the Levant (ISIL) group in eastern Syria for a third day, US officials say.<p>Saudi Arabia and the UAE joined in the strikes by piloted and drone aircraft targeting facilities around al-Mayadeen, al-Hasakah, …

Hello iPhone 6 Plus: First Impressions and Unboxing

The iPhone I've been requesting that Apple make is finally here. My iPhone 6 Plus safely arrived this morning and it's everything I hoped it would be. With great finesse and style, it encapsulates all I'd envisioned a larger iPhone would offer. I am not in the least bit disappointed, in fact, if it …

Vaquero

Traditional Fishing With Poison Deployed for Science

Changing Planet<p><b>A traditional fishing technique has been incorporated into a scientific study of the fish of the Amazon basin.</b><p>The rivers of Amazonia are not blank expanses of brown water. Trees from the rain forests that line the bank fall in frequently, and their rot-resistant tropical wood is …