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24 hidden settings that can maximize your Mac

We mean Mac-simize.<p>Apple prides itself on the polish and slickness of its software, and on the surface, macOS proves itself an intuitive and easy-to-navigate operating system. Dig deeper, however, and you'll find a heap of useful settings and options that let you customize your computing …

Apple apologizes for iPhone slowdowns, slashes price of battery fix

It's still amazing to think that a seeming conspiracy theory was true: On Dec. 20, Apple admitted it'd been secretly slowing down iPhones as their batteries aged. The company's explanation: The throttled speeds kept those phones from unexpectedly shutting down.<p>That explanation wasn't enough for …

The 25 Best Inventions of 2017

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What the Controlled Chaos of Burning Man Reveals About Cities

Every year, for the past 26 years, something truly remarkable happens: an entire city appears out of the desert. I’m speaking, of course, of Black …

How Trump Could Shrink the Government (While Still Keeping the Good Stuff)

Call it limited-government liberalism, or compassionate conservatism, Washington could ink a new contract with Americans. Is the new president bold enough to try?<p><b>Donald Trump’s political brand is about fighting</b> and winning, and he has promised to fight and win a war on big government. As a …

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Christmas gift guide for artists and illustrators over £100/$100

Looking to spend a little extra on the artist in your life? Or perhaps you're ready to treat yourself to something nice this year. Either way, here …

Gift Guides

The Best Castles to See in Germany

How to make your trip to Germany the stuff of legends.<p>What is a vacation to Germany without a peek at its famous castles? Capturing important moments …

The Best Movies to Watch in August 2015

The most promising releases in theaters and on Netflix and Blu-ray in the coming month.<p>August is typically one of—if not the—dreariest months for movies, though this year, a surprising number of strong premieres will make going to the theater anything but a chore. From stripped-down genre efforts …

Here Are the Best Books of 2015 So Far

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Bonjour Typeface

Bonjour, a hand painted typeface with lots of extras.<p>Bonjour is a bold hand painted typeface. The nice brush-lettering style works great for a …

Spinach Artichoke Dip

6 Servings<p>Be sure to squeeze out as much liquid as possible from the spinach. Adding spinach that is too wet could upset the creamy harmony of the rest of the ingredients. This is part of BA's Best, a collection of our essential recipes.<p>Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 bunch spinach, thick stems trimmed<p>Kosher salt<p>…

78 of Our Favorite Potato Recipes Ever

Mashed, roasted, fried, or stewed, we'll happily eat potatoes every night of the week.<p>When it comes to potatoes, we don't discriminate. Mashed, roasted, fried, or stewed, we'll happily eat 'em every night of the week. Here are 48 of our favorite comforting potatoes recipes to add to your next meal.

17 Make-Ahead Breakfasts for Busy Mornings

Breakfast is the most important meal of the day, but busy mornings result in us skipping it altogether more often than not. These 17 make-ahead options make starting the day off right with some non-coffee sustenance much much easier. Featuring a wide spectrum of healthy <i>and</i> indulgent eats, you’ll be …

Dreamy Architectural Watercolors by Sunga Park | Colossal

<p>These architectural watercolor studies by Sunga Park seem to drip and fade out of focus like a memory or a dream. The graphic designer and …

Sketchbooks: Drawing the Everyday Online Class

Develop your drawing skills as you learn to capture the world around you in expressive compositions!<p>What You Get<p>7 Streaming HD video lessons with …

Typography Mania | Abduzeedo

articles on<p>Typography Mania<p>Typography Mania #323<p>Typography Mania is a weekly post series that comes around once a week with the best of Typography …

Precarious Bridges and Towers of Balanced Rocks by Michael Grab | Colossal

<p>Working only with rocks, gravity, and patience, artist Michael Grab (previously) builds precarious towers and bridges that seem to defy gravity. …

Here's How to Fix Your Cracked iPhone Screen

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Five Photoshop Tools to Take Your Images from Good to Great

We hear it all the time, “That photo has been Photoshopped”. Sometimes it sounds like the photo has caught a disease or that Photoshop is some …

9 Mistakes In Landscape Photography And How To Avoid Them

<b>Michael Leggero</b> <i>is a professional nature and travel photographer with 20 years of experience. A commercial stock photographer, Michael is now</i> …

Black Bean Salad with Corn, Red Peppers, Avocado & Lime-Cilantro Vinaigrette

Servings: 6-8<p>Total Time: 30 Minutes<p>Ingredients<p>2 15-ounce cans black beans, rinsed and drained<br>• 3 ears fresh cooked corn, kernels cut off the cob<br>• 2 red …

Fresh Cranberry and Meyer Lemon Biscuits

<b>Fresh Cranberry and Meyer Lemon Biscuits</b><p>makes 10 to 12 biscuits<p>3 cups all-purpose flour<p>2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder<p>1/2 teaspoon baking soda<p>pinch of …

The Perfect Chocolate Chip Cookie

<i>When she has the kitchen all to herself, Phyllis Grant of Dash and Bella cooks beautiful iterations of what solo meals were always meant to be: exactly what you want, when and where you want them.</i><p><i>Today: A cookie with the perfect combination of fat, flavor, and comfort. Who needs detox?</i><p>Year round, …

The Complete Holiday Dinner Guide

Delicious dishes from celebrity chefs and a mixologist.<p>We invited eight chefs and a mixologist to create a festive dinner menu for Thanksgiving, Christmas, and the full holiday season. With their new takes on old favorites — from Sandra Lee's pesto cheese straws to Carla Hall's sweet potato, apple, …

Top Apps for Preschoolers

Plus another awesome interactive book!<p>As I mentioned before, we are not a screen free family. We do limit screen time, but I find that it can be a …

Rules for Kids

We don’t really have a general list rules for our kids. I guess we just expect them to be kind and the rest kinda flows from there.<p>But the other day, …

Craft Camp 2013 | Day Three.

I'm sure you've noticed how proud kids are of the things they make. Oh how their sweet faces light up when someone compliments their creations! …

DIY Branch Swing Shelves

Choose branches that are fairly straight and even in diameter and cut the ends with a hand saw to the desired length. It’s best that you choose dry …

Mainstreaming Green: Motel 6 Gets LEED Certification

LEED certification: it isn’t just for high-end apartment buildings, giant office complexes, and swanky hotels. Motel 6–yes, the famously low-rent motel chain we all know and love–expects to get Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design certification for its newest franchise, located Northlake, …

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There are babies popping up all over the place around here, and baby shower gifts are the next step! I think I’ve found the perfect thing. Practical, …