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Best of Android 2015: User Experience

What is Best of Android?<p>In Best of Android, we take the hottest devices of the moment and compare them in-depth. For this first edition, we picked up the following Android flagships:<p>What about the Galaxy S6 or the HTC One M9 or the OnePlus 2, you ask. Those are all great phones. But, to keep this …

5 awesome things only Android owners get to do in Google Maps

But I have an iPhone, which means I can't use the app to its full potential. I miss out on some awesome Google Maps features that are only available on the Android version of the app.<p>Here are five things Google Maps owners with Android can do that iPhone users can't.

The 25 Best Snacks for Weight Loss

Four nutritionists share the small bites that pull their weight in the dieting department so you don't have to.<p>Four nutritionists share the small bites that pull their weight in the dieting department so you don't have to.

‘Free, world-class education’ service Khan Academy now available on Android

One of the best things about the Internet is the access it provides to free educational resources, and the Google-backed Khan Academy is one of the best examples. The non-profit launched an iPad app way back in 2012, and has now finally done the same for Android.<p>“A free, world-class education for …

7 Skills You Must Learn to Reach Your Full Potential (And Where to Learn Them)

The stepping stone from where you are today to where you want to be is simple:<b> learning more skills.</b>If we compare the differences between the people …

BBQ Coffee Dry Rub

BBQ Coffee Dry Rub For Grilling<p>Prep time<p>15 mins<p>Total time<p>15 mins<p>Sweet and spicy dry rub for chicken, beef and pork<p>Author: Intentional …

How To Make a DIY Tandoor Oven With Flower Pots

Those of you who are big fans of Indian food, keep your eyes open as this next project is dedicated to you. You can easily build your own Indian …

Food

Build an Aquaponic Garden with Arduino

Grow fish, fruits, and veggies together in this compact, automated system. You can even control it via the internet.<p>Lots of creative aquaponics systems are being developed for raising fish and vegetables together in small spaces. Unfortunately — for you and the fish — most of these systems fail to …

Tour this DIY aquaponics system made from plywood and no pond liner (Video)

For many people, gardening is one way to become more self-sufficient and gain some food security. Many experiment with alternatives like home …

10 Things HR Doesn't Want You to Know (but I'll Tell You) | Inc.com

When it comes to human resources and recruiting, some companies have best practices they don't necessarily want to bring to your attention. But as a professional, you should probably know these secrets about HR.<p>1. They have a 90-day new hire rule.<p>Years ago, when I first got into HR I was told, …

This Is How Laughter Really Affects Your Body

You already know that laughing does wonders for you. You’ve felt it brighten your day, calm your mind and lift your mood to whole new heights, all thanks to an inside joke in the office, a hilarious comment from a kid, or a totally spontaneous mishap that makes you (and everyone around you) burst …

13 Incredibly Smart Tips To Be Happier From Mental Health Experts

Genius tips from people whose job it is to make you feel better.

Mental Health

You can Bluetooth-enable all of your old audio gear with this $33 transmitter

Amazon Whether it's due to frugality or nostalgia, sometimes it can be tough to move on from your older tech. Just because your last-generation TV or ancient MP3 player has fallen behind the ever-advancing times, though, doesn't mean you have to replace it entirely.<p>Instead, you can buy other, less …

Tech Trends

11 Tips For Having Way Better Orgasms

From Jenny Block, author of O Wow: Discovering Your Ultimate Orgasm.

Why is Google really making two Nexus phones this year?

Most reports detailing Google’s Nexus plans for 2015 mention two distinct devices, a 5.2-inch LG Nexus 5 and a 5.7-inch Huawei Nexus phablet. It’s …

Samsung continues to rule over Apple in smartphone market

Apple may have sold 47.5 million iPhones last quarter, but Samsung still took home a bigger slice of the smartphone market, according to a report released Thursday by IDC.<p>During the second quarter of 2015, Samsung bit off a 21.7 percent slice of the global smartphone market with shipments of 73.2 …

South-east Asia

11 Extinct Animals We've Lost in Our Lifetime

Check out some of the beautiful creatures we've lost recently in just the last 40 years.<p>Check out some of the beautiful creatures we've lost recently, in just the last 40 years. And see what you can do to prevent more extinctions.

Extinction

Foods that double as medicine

<b>(CNN) —</b> A typical visit to the doctor might leave you with a bottle of pills and instructions to take them twice daily.<p>But a small, growing number of physicians are "prescribing" foods not only for weight management, but also to prevent and treat chronic diseases.<p>CNN spoke with medical nutrition …

Holistic Medicine

Dollar Shave Club

Running low on free storage in your iPhone? This tiny charger has a brilliant fix

If you happen to run out of storage on your 16GB iPhone or iPad on a regular basis and need access to more local storage, you might consider …

What Happens When You Give A Tiny Puppy A Swimming Pool? This Is The Cutest Thing Ever!

Olivia is a Freelance Writer/Curator at LittleThings.com. She’s a Midwest gal who loves reading, crafty DIY projects, good coffee and teaching dance …

Swimming Pools

How to get rid of old iCloud backups on your iPhone

If you’ve been using iCloud to back up your iOS devices for a while like I have, chances are you’ve got a few older backup files crufting up your iCloud storage space.<p>If you want to maximize the space on your iCloud account, you might want to delete some of these older iCloud backups to make room …

10 high-paying jobs you can do on the side

Brie Reynolds, the director of online content for FlexJobs, an online service specializing in telecommuting and remote work, says "side jobs" are defined as anything part-time, including freelance, temporary, short- or long-term, work-from-home, or in-person flexible gigs.<p>To qualify for the list, …

Gmail: Google might soon let you buy the personalized email address you always wanted

Google is reportedly working on offering Gmail users a way to customize their email address and turn it into the personalized handle they’ve always …

How Apple treats Mac App Store developers like second-class citizens

When it comes to the App Store and the Mac App Store, the two software dispensing platforms are not treated equally.<p>Not only do top 10 Mac App Store apps make a whole lot less than the chart toppers on iOS, but developers are noticing that Apple’s not even giving Mac app developers some of the same …

15 Brilliant Coffee Gadgets You'll Wish You Knew About Sooner

Your a.m. will never be the same again.