April

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10 Ways Living With a Toddler Is Like Being in Prison

As a parent, your schedule is often dictated by the needs of your child, especially when that child is young.<p>The necessity of getting a toddler home for a nap -- as well as the need to get them to bed for the night before the sun has even gone down -- can cripple your day. Being sequestered in your …

Prison

10 Apps That Will Help You To Organize In The Smartphone Age

Staying organized requires hard work but, luckily, technology has brought make improvements on this chapter as well. Nowadays we basically have an …

Apps

How Breaking Bad Helped End the War on Drugs

<b>Sometimes pop culture and politics</b> dovetail in the oddest ways. <i>Breaking Bad</i> kicked off its final run within a few hours of Attorney General Eric Holder's announcement all but declaring the war on drugs a failure. Walter White returned to his ruined home to search for the dose of ricin he had …

Breaking Bad

What makes B.C.’s Grouse Grind one of the world’s most dangerous hikes

When Outside Magazine included the Grouse Grind as one of the "10 Most Dangerous Hikes" in the world this week, many in the Lower Mainland rolled their eyes. Although the extremely steep trail can be deadly – the magazine attributed three deaths to the trail since 1999 – can we really consider it …

Mountaineering

Rockets, Flames, and fun: MAKE’s International Maker Meetup Aug. 1

MAKE Volume 35 is on newsstands and is loaded with fun, flashy projects! From Tesla coils to DIY sugar rockets, there’s something for every maker who loves flames, flash, and big bangs!<p>To celebrate the release of this new issue, we’ll be hosting an international maker meetup at 6pm PDT Aug. 1. We …

How to Crack a "Master Lock" Combination Lock

If you don't know the combination to a Master Lock combination lock, you have a few options. If your lock is attached to something, you can break the …

How to Earn Extra Money

You're looking for a way to earn extra money, whether you need spending money while you're in school, to save up for a trip, or to pay for a pricey …

Personal Finance

How to Use a Multimeter

A multimeter is an instrument used to check for AC or DC voltages, resistance and continuity of electrical components, and small amounts of current …

How to Find a Lost Cell Phone

Few things can make a person feel more naked in modern times than losing a phone. We use our phones for so much more than making phone calls, and the …

How to Hack

Primarily, hacking was used in the "good old days" for leaking information about systems and IT in general. In recent years, thanks to a few villain …

How to Deal With Stress

Life can be stressful; sometimes you'll have to deal with ongoing stress positively. Stress can have a variety of causes such as family problems, job …

How to Speed up an Android Smartphone

To keep your Android running quickly, you'll want to remove old apps and files that you don't rarely anymore. Clearing the app cache can also free up …

How to Cool Yourself Without Air Conditioning

Summer without air conditioning can make excessive heat feel uncomfortable. To stay cool and comfortable without air conditioning, you can try …

Home Improvement