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5 Epic Road Trips Across America

No mode of travel is more American than the road trip. It’s basically a national rite of passage. Dating back to Model T days, folks have been …

National Parks

7 Things That Are Toxic To Cats That You Probably Have At Home Right Now

Felines are wonderful creatures to have around the house — but they also have a habit of eating and licking things that do not belong to them. My own …

Pets

The One Anti-Inflammatory Drink You Should Have First Thing When You Wake Up In The Morning

The food and drink choices we make in the morning can set the stage for a day of great eating. Provided we’re selecting the right anti-inflammatory …

Alternative Medicine

16 Coffee Terms Every Caffeine Addict Should Know

So you can order your coffee with confidence.<p>April 13, 2018<p>I'd like to call myself a coffee afficinado, but when I went to visit the Starbucks …

Coffee

Android Is Still Failing Where Apple's iOS Is Winning

Google isn’t to blame for the specific problem of out-of-date Android installs, the device manufacturers are, but that doesn’t stop it being a blight on the OS. Numbers released by Statista show that 25% of Android devices currently in use are running a massively outdated version of the OS from …

Android Phones

9to5Rewards: Last chance to enter our Apple HomeKit Bundle Giveaway from FIBARO

Thanks to our sponsor <i>FIBARO</i>, there’s still time to enter to win our ultimate HomeKit bundle of accessories.<p>The bundle includes <i>FIBARO</i>‘s lineup of HomeKit accessories including <i>The Button</i>, its new micro-sized, wireless hardware switch that lets you control Scenes and any of your HomeKit products with …

Home Automation

We shopped at Home Depot and Lowe's to see which store was better — and the winner was clear for one key reason

Home Depot and Lowe's have for decades been two top home-improvement stores in the US.<p>They stock all things home improvement, including kitchen and bath fixtures, lighting, paint, gardening supplies, and tools. Both stores offer same-day delivery, installation services, do-it-yourself workshops, …

Home Depot

This Is the One Thing You Should NEVER Put on Your Resume

And it's probably on yours already.<p>Ask a room full of hiring managers which resume cliche is most likely to make their eyes roll back in their heads, …

Employment

How to use Files app with Dropbox, Google Drive, and OneDrive

The Files app can reach documents stored on more than just iCloud Drive. It gives access a whole range of cloud-storage solutions. A new video from Apple shows how to set this up, but it’s a simple process.<p>This is part of a series demonstrating ways to get more out of an iPad, but this guide …

Apps

‘I’m sorry’: Scammer claiming to be from Canada Revenue Agency confronted by Winnipeg man

It started with a threatening voicemail, demanding thousands of dollars in unpaid taxes to the Canada Revenue Agency be handed over.<p>Jarek Sieczka was …

Identity Theft

Here's Why You Shouldn't Actually Throw Out Those Annoying Silica Sachets

We had no idea.<p>Anyone who's ever bought a new electronic device or a pair of shoes will be all too familiar with those little "DO NOT EAT" sachets …

Lifehacks

Blueberry Lemon Yogurt Breakfast Cookies Recipe on Food52

Cooking is more fun with friends.<p>Find your friends who are already on Food52, and invite others who aren't to join.<p>Join Our Community<p>Follow amazing home cooks. Collect recipes and articles. Get inspired.<p><b>Author Notes:</b> Bursting with blueberries and infused with lemons, these silky and creamy …

Breakfast

Can I Prep Potatoes Ahead of Time?

The way to keep prepped potatoes from turning brown is to submerge them in cold water. This is a very handy trick that will serve you best when used …

Country Lifestyle

Naturally deodorize small spaces in your home with *just* essential oil, a jar, and…rice

It’s usually pretty simple to air out smell issues in the sprawling, open areas of your home: Crack a window, turn on your diffuser, or light a …

Small Spaces

How to check battery health and disable iPhone battery performance throttling in iOS 11.3

As promised, Apple has included a new section in Battery Settings to include information about Battery Health. Battery Health (Beta) is available in iOS 11.3 and later and displayed on all iPhone models since the iPhone 6. You can see the estimated battery capacity and the screen explains whether …

Mobile Technology

ProtonMail Launches a Shorter Email Domain and Other New Features for Encryption Lovers

An encrypted email service widely used among journalists and political dissidents just got several new sick features, including, let’s be honest, the …

Privacy

17 Brilliant Food Hacks That Will Save You A Lot Of Money

Save your money for more important things...like more food.<p><i>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of</i> …

Ice Cream

Best HomePod accessories: stands, mounts, coasters, cases, HomeKit devices, and more

Now that HomePod has been available for a little while, there are a good amount of third-parties who are shipping their accessories and products to enhance, protect, and further your HomePod experience. Let’s take a look at some the best HomePod accessories.<p>Whether you’re looking to protect your …

Tech Trends

The Fluffy Peanut Butter Sheet Cake You've Been Searching For

I love sheet cakes, both the making and eating of them. They’re simple to prepare, feed a crowd, and remind me of my childhood: my mom baked them for birthday parties, family gatherings, or just because. And as people are now turning to their trusty sheet pans for everything from salads, to soups, …

Dessert

The Best Cauliflower Recipes That Put the Low-Carb Veggie to Good Use

Tasty comfort food doesn't always call for carb-heavy, health-averse ingredients. In fact, sometimes the best comfort foods come in the form of …

Cooking

MicroLED is the first new screen tech in a decade. Can it beat OLED?

If Samsung and Apple get their way, an array of millions of tiny LEDs could oust OLED as the next big display technology. But it won't be easy.<p>At CES 2018, Samsung wowed the crowds with a wall sized TV, using a technology called "MicroLED." This wasn't the first time we've heard about the tech. …

Televisions

4 of the Best Plant-Based Proteins Even Non-Vegetarians Should Eat

You might as well compare protein to the importance of water. It’s just an everyday essential our bodies <i>need</i> to survive and thrive. You have to …

Nutrition

Precious Pineapple Cake Recipe

"This wonderful cake starts with a cake mix to which you add pineapple and pecans. It is very moist, even better the second day."<p>Ingredients<p>1/2 cup …

Dessert

Walmart reveals why it has robots roaming the aisles in 50 of its stores

Walmart's new robot fleet is having an impact on stores.<p>The retailer has expanded its initial test of its shelf-scanning robots to 50 stores across four states, including Arkansas and California. They're shaped like six-foot-tall roving towers on wheels and are equipped with cameras that can spot …

Robotics

9 Brilliant Vegan Curry Recipes That'll Rock Your Hungry Little World

Things To Do<p>by Jazmin Kopotsha | 23 03 2018<p>Vegan katsu curry, anyone?<p>There's nothing quite as satisfying as a curry for dinner. Warm, comforting and …

Food

Slack's new policy lets bosses read employees' DMs without consent

If your company uses Slack for group communication, you might want to watch what you say in Direct Messages with your colleagues: the app now lets administrators export all the data shared through it, including those private conversations – without notifying you.<p>That’s thanks to an updated privacy …

Apps

Reward programs are shifting - here’s what Canadians need to know

Canadian consumers who use rewards programs are facing a shifting landscape, forcing them to rethink how and where they shop.<p>The latest loyalty program agreement was announced this week between Aeroplan parent-company Aimia Inc. and online retail giant Amazon. It was a major deal for Aeroplan, …

Business (Canada)

Why do phones and calculators have different numpads?

Take into account all the places that utilize the number pad and you’ll notice a disparity that’s quite odd but humanity seems to have made peace …

Mathematics

14 alternatives to touristy New York attractions

Don’t be seduced by hop-on, hop-off buses and promises of a once-in-a-lifetime trip: If you’re going to all the most touristy attractions in NYC, it …

Staten Island

11 insider facts about shopping at Costco only employees know

Costco deals are easy to come by.<p>The retail chain is famous for having just about everything. And certainly, some of its offerings stretch beyond what you'd expect from a big-box store — Costco sells cars, vacations, food kits for the apocalypse, cheap eats in the food court, and even caskets.<p>Given …

Costco