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Turns Out Dry Shampoo Is the Latest Reason Why You’re Losing Your Hair

Whether you live with a woman who swears by dry shampoo or you discovered its awesome ability to degrease and thicken even the limpest of high fades all on your own, you should know that it might be hurting your hair more than it’s helping.<p>Olga Khazan, a writer for <i>The Atlantic</i>, surveyed eleven …

Hair Care

DANGEROUS DUDES: A LINEUP

We fixate on the nasty side of famous gangsters: the shoot-outs, the getaways, the bloody clashes with cops and rivals. But there’s another side of the story. As these tough guys rise to prominence, they often aid and inspire those around them, in particular the communities from which they come. …

Black Panther

The year in reviews: a look back at the worst gadgets of 2014

We've reviewed a lot of great products this year, and we can only hope that our observations helped you pick the device that best suits your needs. However, not every gadget we look at is going to be a winner. We've seen our fair share of disappointments and mediocrity -- as well as a few you …

5 Super-Useful Things You Can Do With Your Old iPhone

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Conquer Cold With DIY Hand Warmers

Keeping warm with chemistry<p>Cold weather makes for cold hands—unless, of course, you have a hand warmer. Don’t waste money on those cheap disposable ones. Instead, use kitchen chemistry to make your own reusable versions.<p>When vinegar and baking soda react, they form a compound called sodium acetate. …

Weather

Welcome To The Maker-Industrial Revolution

How General Electric, Local Motors, and an army of DIY inventors are rebuilding American manufacturing<p>This past February, in a nondescript industrial building near downtown Louisville, Kentucky, a few executives from GE Appliances set out to stage the division’s first hackathon. Louisville is home …

Manufacturing

5 Secrets to Clicking With People

How can you make a good first impression?<p>First impressions matter even more than you think. They’re the most important part of any job interview. And …

Confirmed: Salary And Address Of Princess Beatrice Leaked In Sony Hack

British tabloids went predictably nuts this weekend when it emerged Princess Beatrice Elizabeth Mary of York, the fifth grandchild of The Queen and The Duke of Edinburgh, has been working at Sony Pictures since the start of the year. They hadn’t seen any leaked data, but Forbes can now confirm …

5 ways to make your Wi-Fi faster

Tired of slow Wi-Fi? Fear not: Faster Wi-Fi speeds are possible, if you're willing to work (and pay) for them.<p>The good news is that many broadband companies are doing their part. Many cable providers are now offering lightning-fast Internet speeds. But if your Wi-Fi router isn't set up correctly, …

Here’s How to Make Waiting A Little Less Excruciating

We’ve all been there—whether it’s a job interview or an exam or a medical test, once it’s over, there’s nothing we can do but worry and wait.<p>Some …

Foxconn Goes Back to The Drawing Board For Their iPhone Assembly Robots

Those robots Foxconn was counting on to help assemble iPhones and other products just aren’t working out for the Apple assembly partner. Chinese …

The World's Most Expensive Champagnes

Champagne is a strange world. Especially when it comes to price.<p>There’s a limited amount of land, so the competition for the best grapes amongst the top brands is intense. And the process of making it is expensive, so this drives up the price too.<p>At the level of every day, vintage and non-vintage, …

Zuckerberg is on shaky ground criticizing Apple’s business model

Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg has gone on the attack against Apple, calling its products overpriced, and its views on Internet privacy “ridiculous.”<p>Back in September as the furor over the leaked celebrity photographs raged, Tim Cook took a little shot at the Internet advertising business when he …

Apple's iOS outshines Android in US mobile Web traffic

iOS mobile traffic has inched up across the US after the iPhone 6's launch in mid-September, while Android traffic has dipped, according to Piper Jaffray analyst Gene Munster.<p>The iPhone 6 gave a small shot in the arm to Apple's mobile Web traffic in the US after the smartphone hit the market in …

Web Traffic

Why Ferguson Should Matter to Asian-Americans

Adrees Latif—Reuters<p>Adrees Latif—Reuters<p>Justin Sullivan—Getty Images<p>Justin Sullivan—Getty Images<p>Jim Young—Reuters<p>Justin Sullivan—Getty Images<p>Jeff …

Typhoon Hagupit lashes Philippines - CNN.com

People seek refuge inside a temporary evacuation center in Quezon City, Philippines, on Tuesday, December 9. Typhoon Hagupit tore apart homes and sent waves crashing through coastal communities across the eastern Philippines.<p>HIDE CAPTION<p>Typhoon Hagupit hits Philippines<p>Typhoon Hagupit hits …

U.S. Hostage Killed During Failed Rescue Attempt in Yemen

U.S. hostage Luke Somers, held by an al Qaeda offshoot in Yemen for more than a year, was killed late Friday amid a U.S. rescue mission.<p>“There were …

DuPage County boy, 6, dies after apparent accidental shooting

Six-year-old Michael Cattron lost his mother last summer and uncle last year to gun violence in Chicago. But Friday night while watching cartoons, his young life was cut short by what police are calling an "apparently accidental," gunshot wound.<p>"It feels like I'm floating," said Pierre Curry, …

Woman who allegedly bought gun used in Nordstrom attack held on $10K bail

A Skokie woman who authorities said once owned the gun used in the brazen murder-suicide at the Nordstrom store off Michigan Avenue on Black Friday was ordered held Saturday in lieu of $10,000 bail.<p>Nina Dones, 23, of the 4900 block of West Hull Street in Skokie, was charged Friday night with …

How to Give a Memorable Presentation

The <b>10 Commandments of Presentations</b> that I teach in my class on PowerPoint:<p><b>1. Identify and then tell the story</b><p>When we give a presentation, we are …

Philippines: Typhoon Hagupit threatens landslides - CNN.com

<i>Affected by the storm? Send your photos to CNN iReport, but please stay safe.</i><p><b>Legazpi, Philippines (CNN)</b> -- Typhoon Hagupit lost some strength as it spiraled northwest through the Philippines on Sunday, but its hulking presence threatened more damage and evoked frightening memories, 13 months after …

2 killed, 2 others seriously injured in North Branch crash

A man and woman were killed and two others were seriously injured early Sunday morning when the SUV they were in crashed on the North Side near the city's North Branch industrial corridor.<p>About 3:30 a.m., a gray Chevrolet Tahoe was westbound on the 1600 block of West Webster Avenue when it side …

7 Things Supremely Confident People Never Do

<i>This article originally appeared on Entrepreneur.com.</i><p>If you want to be a successful entrepreneur, you have to bleed confidence. Starting something on …

'Furry' convention disrupted as 'intentional' gas incident sends 19 to hospitals

Several thousand people, some dressed as animal characters, were evacuated from a Hyatt hotel in suburban Rosemont when an “intentional” chlorine gas incident at the hotel, which was hosting the Midwest FurFest convention, sent 19 people to hospitals early Sunday.<p>The incident happened around 12:40 …