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Five Great Apps for Your Mac - February 2018

Apps designed for the Mac often don't receive as much attention as apps for iOS apps, which is why we've launched a monthly series that highlights various useful, fun, and interesting Mac apps that are worth checking out.<p>This month's app selection, outlined both in the video and post below, …

The unforgettable moment a widow touched the face that once belonged to her husband

Lilly Ross was “terrified” but “excited” to meet the man who had been given her husband's face.<p>Calen “Rudy” Ross had killed himself in 2016, but in death had given a gift to others — his lungs, his kidneys, his face. And although she admitted she probably wasn't quite ready, Ross braced herself to …

Mayo Clinic

Anthony Scaramucci Called Me to Unload About White House Leakers, Reince Priebus, and Steve Bannon

He started by threatening to fire the entire White House communications staff. It escalated from there.<p>On Wednesday night, I received a phone call from Anthony Scaramucci, the new White House communications director. He wasn’t happy. Earlier in the night, I’d tweeted, citing a “senior White House …

Turn your Mac or PC into a cheap and easy Apple TV

If you've got an old iMac lying around -- or any Mac or PC for that matter -- you can repurpose it as a cheap alternative to an Apple TV so you can stream your iPhone or Android phone to its larger display.<p>All you need is the Reflector 2 app, which is much cheaper than going out and buying an Apple …

Smart TV

How iOS 14 will be Apple's smartest software ever

We've repeated this many times here before, but there are a few truisms that can be said for any future iPhone: it will have the fastest processor, …

7 Productivity Tricks So Good Working Moms Will Feel Like There Are More Hours in the Day

Leverage has become a buzz word. I was working with my Kindle team on goals which included “create leverage.” Someone asked, "What does that really …

How a smart plug sparked my love of home tech

Smart-home technology is a slippery slope<p>I was never one for smart-home technology. In fact, as the resident old-house obsessive here at Curbed, I was almost as opposite a home-tech fanatic as one can get.<p>But about a year ago, I received the Amazon Echo as a birthday present. To be honest, I didn’t …

June 2017

Illustration by Clay Hickson<p>“Jazz doesn’t sound like jazz anymore.” That’s the criticism most often leveled at the modern jazz scene. It’s also the …

Horns

The secret origin story of the iPhone

An exclusive excerpt from The One Device<p><i>This month marks 10 years since Apple launched the first iPhone, a device that would fundamentally transform how we interact with technology, culture, and each other. Ahead of that anniversary,</i> Motherboard <i>editor Brian Merchant embarked on an investigation to</i> …

Shhh, This Is Where You Need to Get Your Doughnut Fix in New York City

Let’s be honest: Fried dough of any kind should be the eighth world wonder (case in point: these fudge-frosted doughnuts from Half Baked Harvest). …

The best coffee grinders you can buy

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>There's nothing better than a perfect cup of coffee. If you're a coffee snob, you probably know that freshly ground coffee makes for a …

Coffee

Inside Jack White’s New Vinyl-Pressing Paradise

There was never a plan for a vinyl record pressing plant.<p>But in 2015, when Jack White‘s Third Man Records launched its second retail store, in …

The odd parallels between the 2009, 2017 Aussie Opens

If we learned anything in history class, it's that history repeats itself.<p>Take the Australian Open, for example, where Rafael Nadal and Roger Federer …

The 2017 Australian Open finals are a gift from the sports gods

Rafa vs. Fed? Venus vs. Serena? It’s sounds too good to be true. It also sounds like 2008.<p>After Rafael Nadal beat Grigor Dimitrov on Friday morning to advance to the men’s final of the Australian Open, he closed his eyes and raised his arms, both fists clenched, to the sky. The relief played across …

10 ways the iPhone changed the world

On January 9, 2007, Steve Jobs introduced the world to the iPhone. Although many derided it as a probable flop, the handset, and the other smartphones that followed, changed the world in a way that few gadgets have done before.<p>Here's how:<p>1. GPS<p>Before the days of GPS on your phone, if you weren't …

Draw Bitterness Out of Cheap Coffee With an Egg

Unless you carry around your own beans everywhere you go—and I know people that do—chances are you will one day find yourself in a situation where …

15 Secretly Hidden Features of Mac You Probably Won’t Know If You Miss This

Mac OS X has several amazing features that are hidden from the user. If you have been using Mac for a couple of years then, we are sure you would …

Operating Systems

The 4 Best Weather Apps (Plus a Bonus for Storm Geeks)

Search “weather” in the App Store and you'll be bombarded with an endless scroll of options—from radar imagery good enough for meteorologists to an app that shows you a different picture of a kitten every time you check the weather. Seriously. Weather kittens.<p>But if you're using your smartphone to …

Caroline Wozniacki gets naked as she poses for sexy Sports Illustrated photoshoot

Tennis player Caroline Wozniacki has got naked - for a very sultry Sports Illustrated photoshoot.<p>The 25-year-old had a sexy red swimming costume …

Man Who Downloaded $2.99 Meditation App Prepares To Enter Lotus Plane Of Eternal Serenity

SEATTLE—After downloading a $2.99 meditation app onto his Samsung Galaxy phone Thursday, local man Eric Reeves prepared himself to leave the earthly …

The creed includes weed for these Colorado Christians

As snow began to fall outside, Deb Button snuggled up on her couch, fired up a joint and spoke of the nature of Christ.<p>"Even if Jesus didn't smoke weed, he'd still be a stoner," she said, exhaling a white cloud.<p>Her kitten sniffed the air curiously.<p>"Jesus was peaceful and loving. He went from house …

Cannabis

Surreal Digital Art Recalls Dalí and M.C. Escher

Stefan Krische’s work wears its influences on its sleeve.<p>The digital art Stefan Krische, AKA Gestucks, wears its influences on its sleeve. Whether the artist is animating his own version of Dalí's <i>The Persistence of Memory</i>, or visually recalling the impossible worlds of M.C. Escher, it's clear that …

(9) of the most useful Safari shortcuts on the iPad

Who doesn’t love a great shortcut? If there’s an easier way to accomplish a task on my iPad or iPhone, I’m all for it. One of the apps I use the most on my iPad is Safari. From browsing the internet, to blogging on iPad Insight, to managing my finances, Safari on the iPad is a workhorse for me. …

Trump Doesn’t Understand the Bible: Why Do Evangelicals Love Him?

Jerry Falwell Jr., son of the Moral Majority founder and heir to his father’s evangelical Liberty University in Lynchburg, Virginia, on Tuesday …

The Best and Worst States for Rooftop Solar Panels

A new report tracks where consumers will get the most out of renewable installations.<p>If you’re going to install solar panels on your roof, you’ll want to know what it will cost and how much money you can save. The answers to those questions depend on two more complicated criteria: How difficult is …

Stephen Colbert's 'Catholic throwdown' with Patricia Heaton

Do you know more about Marian apparitions, Catholic kitsch, or Church vocabulary than Stephen Colbert? “The Middle” star Patricia Heaton, formerly of …