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Beltronics GT-7 radar detector review

Beltronic’s brilliant GT-7 helps you dodge your next ticket without constantly squawking and distraction.<p>Beltronic’s brilliant GT-7 helps you dodge …

31 Quotes To Inspire You To Live For Meaning Instead Of Money

If you’ve ever fallen in love, you would know how good it makes you feel. It’s an exciting and at the same time terrifying sensation. You might be …

Self-help

South Carolina officer charged with murder after shooting man in the back

A white police officer in South Carolina has been charged with the murder of a 50-year-old black man shot eight times in the back as he ran away.<p>Footage of the shooting, which occurred at about 9.30am on Saturday after Walter Scott was pulled over for a traffic violation, shows North Charleston …

Justice

2016 Cadillac CT6 - Live at NYIAS

Cadillac unveiled a new full-size sedan at the 2015 New York Auto Show. Check out our live photos from the floor.<p>Cadillac unveiled a new full-size sedan at the 2015 New York Auto Show. Check out our live photos from the floor.

The 21 Greatest Automobile Anthems of All-Time

Posted on March 26, 2014<p>Culture<p>There are only a few things in this world that are true red, white, and blue 100% American. For many people, the most …

An exclusive look at Bragi's ambitious smart headphones

Eleven months ago an audacious Kickstarter campaign promised a sports headphone like nothing we'd ever seen before. Bragi's spec sheet for "The Dash" read like a ridiculous wish list. There was touch control, two separate ear buds (that connect to each <i>other</i> wirelessly, as well as to your phone), …

What's Coming From Apple in 2015: Apple Watch, iPad Pro, iPhone 6s, 12-Inch MacBook and More

Thanks to the iPhone 6, the iPad Air 2, the iPad mini 3, OS X Yosemite, and iOS 8, 2014 was a major year for Apple. The iPhone 6 and 6 Plus brought new screen sizes and a radical redesign, while iOS 8 and OS X Yosemite introduced deep integration between Apple's mobile and desktop operating systems.<p>…

The Tech That Will Change Your Life in 2015

Gadgets and Ideas With the Best Chance of Making an Impact … and What You Can Do to Prepare for Them<p>This was a year of big technology promises—2015 is the year we find out how many live up to the hype.<p>We looked into our crystal ball for the gadgets, upgrades and ideas we think have the greatest …

Gear & Gadgets

5 Super-Useful Things You Can Do With Your Old iPhone

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Gear & Gadgets

18 Life-Changing Hacks for Curly Hair

How to define your curls, eliminate dry ends, prevent frizz, and more.<p><b>1. Cover the sink with plastic wrap before detangling your hair.</b> Never clog the sink again.<p><b>2. When detangling your hair, use your fingers or a wide-tooth comb instead of a brush to prevent breakage and preserve the shape of your</b> …

The First 21 Apps To Download For Your New iPhone 6

Every iPhone 6 comes with Apple's new iOS 8 mobile operating system pre-installed, which is capable of some great features like app extensions, widgets, and better-than-ever graphics.<p>We've collected the best apps to get your iPhone 6 ready for action.

How to avoid an annoying new glitch affecting the iPhone 6 Plus

There is an annoying new glitch affecting a handful of iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus models, but this time around things are a bit different. While …

21 Things You Didn't Know Your iPhone Could Do

Be an iPhone ninja with these 21 awesome tricks<p>Your iPhone can do all sorts of magical things that you probably aren't aware of. Here's a list of …

31 Delicious Things To Cook In December

The best way to stay warm is to start eating and drinking and never stop.

10 Foods That Are Surprisingly Good Cleaners

Add these kitchen staples to your cleaning arsenal. Seriously.<p>Your go-to cleaners might come in a bottle, but when tackling a tricky stain, it's worth cleaning outside the box. Try these fridge and pantry finds to freshen and brighten nearly every area of your home.<p><b>1. Lemons</b>Citrus can zap grime …

Cleaning

Two of the best iPhone car mounts we’ve tried: Fuse Chicken Une Bobine and MONTAR by WinnerGear

There are a lot of options for mounting your iPhone in your car. I’ve relied on the highly-rated Kensington suction cup windshield car mount for a few years without too much incident. However, I’ve never been too pleased about how it blocks a bit of my driving view and requires a non-elegant wire …

10 Things You Didn't Know Your Microwave Could Do

It goes way beyond just heating up your food.<p><b>1. Give your plants a boost</b>Sterilize soil for growing seedlings by heating it up in the microwave first. Colorado State University horticulturist Laura Pottorff suggests filling plastic containers with a thin layer of soil and microwaving them for 90 …

13 DIY Decor Solutions That Will Make Your Life Easier

Thanks to Apple Pay, Google Wallet NFC use is growing fast. That’s a good thing

A rising tide lifts all boats, as they say, and that’s exactly what appears to be happening in the U.S. contact-less payments space. Now that iPhone …

New iOS 8 Update Promises Faster iPhones

It would be kind to say iOS 8 got off to a rocky start. WiFi, battery life and Bluetooth problems, a withdrawn fix that did more harm than good and finally a solid fix in the shape of iOS 8.1 more than a month later. But now Apple has finished putting out fires, it is ready to give owners of older …

6 One-Pot Comfort Food Recipes by David Tanis

One big pot for one big night. Bring all your friends together for a relaxed evening of refined comfort food, with recipes from celebrated chef and author David Tanis.

12 Natural Ways to Make Your Home Smell Amazing

We’re on a real nature high over here. Whether we’re DIYing with acorns, leaves or branches, it’s all about bringing a bit of what’s outside in. And if you’ve been wondering how to up your scent-game naturally, here are 12 tips to make your house smell amazing this winter.<p>1. Lavender Lemon Candles: …

Apple removes Launcher app from App Store for ‘misuse’ of iOS 8’s widget capability

An iOS 8 app that allowed users to create custom shortcuts and access them from a Notification Center widget has been removed from the App Store by Apple for what it calls “misuse of widgets,” the developers said in a notice posted on the app’s website.<p>The app, called Launcher, worked by letting …

Savory Oatmeal Is Changing The Breakfast Game

Put an egg on it. And then some bacon and greens, too.<p>Oatmeal is a smart way to start the day. It’s full of fiber, has a decent amount of protein and is dirt cheap. Plus, it’s really easy to make.<p>People general top oatmeal with sweet things ― like raisins, sugar and cinnamon ― but we think oatmeal …