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Your iPhone is tracking your movements. Here’s how to stop that.

In the age of the internet, it's probably unsurprising to hear iPhones are constantly tracking their users' locations. Many times it's because of an …

Senate passes controversial cybersecurity bill Cisa 74 to 21

Senate votes in favor of bill critics including Edward Snowden say will allow the government to collect sensitive personal data unchecked<p>Related: The Senate, ignorant on cybersecurity, just passed a bill about it anyway | Trevor Timm<p>The US Senate overwhelmingly passed a controversial cybersecurity …

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Don't Make These Sunday Sauce Common Mistakes—Or We'll Tell Nonna

It takes a whole lot of love and effort to make an amazing Sunday sauce. Oh, and one more thing: Make sure you're not making any of these common mistakes!<p>What exactly <i>is</i> a Sunday sauce? That answer depends on who you ask. There are as many ways to make Sunday sauce as there are families who eat …

11 Awkward Gym Moments Every Girl Has Endured

Ugh, the dreaded treadmill wedgie<p>There are a few things that are unavoidable at the gym, like the faint musk of sweat in the air, some douche always using your machine when you want it, and…some <i>seriously awkward moments</i>. It's a good thing we love getting our sweat on so much—otherwise, the …

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A Wall Street guide to bar etiquette

Read this, absorb it, and the next time you're out in a bar, imbibe… and abide by these simple rules for bar etiquette, and a few tips for your drinking pleasure:<p>1. Be a regular at more than one bar. It's a good hedge, if like me, you've been banned from a few<p>2. Be patient. There's no line to get …

This Tiny Nashville Cottage Has Room for Everything

It feels much bigger than it is thanks to some smart design — and the view.<p>When you're on vacation, you just don't need much room. After all, your schedule should be filled with day trips, naps, and fabulous meals. Or absolutely nothing. With that in mind, a petite cottage is the perfect …

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Neccessary Excerpts From The Vogue Body And Beauty Book

“All women have bones, flesh, fat, skin, and hair,” begins <i>The Vogue Body and Beauty Book.</i>“All these present problems in varying degrees.” While to go …

12 Women Explain Why They Never Want to Have Kids

Yes, as in never.<p>If you've made the decision to not have kids, we're guessing people are <i>always</i> up in your business asking why. Something about being confident in your decision to go child-free brings judgment and doubt from others—whether that's in the form of condescending remarks that you’ll …

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11 Things That Make You GREAT in Bed

Consider this your better-sex boot camp<p>Contrary to popular belief, you don't need a working knowledge of 52 sex positions or a background in porn to be ridiculously good in bed. Instead, it comes down to more subtle (and realistic) factors that you may already posses. And if you don't, we're here …

This Video About What Type of Makeup Guys REALLY Like Will Crack You Up

You'll laugh, you'll cry, and you'll probably post a makeup-free selfie, too.<p>Last night on <i>Inside Amy Schumer</i>, the comedian debuted an epic music video that's stinking hilarious (her faux music video game has been so on-point lately!).<p>The boy band-inspired song, called "Girl, You Don't Need Makeup," …

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12 Things Every Introvert Wishes You Understood

Sympathetic articles, books and lectures aside, introverts -- or those with the so-called "quiet" personality type -- may still feel misunderstood in a society that champions extrovert traits like non-stop connectedness.<p>We rounded up expert insight and responses from The Huffington Post's social …

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How to Poop Politely at Work, on Planes, and at a Guy's Place

Your ultimate guide to number two etiquette.<p>Going number two outside of the comfort of your own home shouldn’t be a big deal: do your business, flush, wash up, done. But that leaves so many awkward or embarrassing issues unaddressed. How do you handle loud noises during a bowel movement in a …

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12 Things Women Do Right Before Sex but Never Admit To

What "freshening up" really means.<p>Wouldn't it be nice if spontaneous sex happened in real life the way it did in the movies? You know, when you can actually start ripping clothes off in a moment of passion and get right to it…with zero stress? Unfortunately, we have way too many preferred pre-sex …

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11 Secrets Men Keep From Their Girlfriends

The Women's Health Guy Next Door provides the precious intel that your guy may never say out loud.<p>I'm not great at keeping secrets. If anything, I'm prone to oversharing. But in the arena of love, there are still a few things that I—like most guys—would prefer to keep under wraps. But it's not …

19 Things Single Girls Do But Will Never Admit To

We know about your secret wedding board<p>You don't need us to tell you that there's nothing wrong with being single, whether you're singing your single pride from the rooftops or daydreaming about your next relationship. No matter your feelings about your status, we bet you've indulged in at least …

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The Right Way to Humblebrag

Talk yourself up like a boss.<p>You want to kill it in your career, but you'd rather pull overtime until your eyes cross than hit up another business mixer. We get it. Thing is, if you're job hunting or itching for a promotion, mingling is a must. To grease your social wheels, we've zeroed in on one …

6 Ways Sleep Can Help You Lose Weight

If you've ever needed a reason to sleep in, this is it.<p><i>This article was written by Julia Merz and repurposed with permission from Fitbie.com.</i><p>Well, this is upsetting: Forty percent of Americans get just six hours of sleep or fewer per night, according to a recent Gallup poll. And groggy mornings and …

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10 Things That Will Make You Want to Touch Yourself—Immediately

You can't be the only one that Khal Drogo has this effect on, right?<p>Sometimes, you have to work to get yourself in the mood for some action. Other times, you can't wait to hop into bed (or the shower)...with yourself. These are just a few instances that can incite the latter.<p><b>1. You're pretty sure</b> …

How Your Eggs—and His Sperm—Change in Your 20s, 30s, and 40s

Surprise—both sexes have a biological clock<p>Unfair but true: as a woman goes from her 20s and 30s and passes the big 4-0 (and hits her stride in so many areas of her life), her eggs undergo changes that make conceiving and giving birth increasingly iffy. Meanwhile, it may seem like guys can father …

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8 Beauty Myths That Are Actually True

Get your facts straight to get even more gorgeous.<p><i>This article was repurposed with permission from Daily Makeover</i>.<p>We’re quick to write off most beauty myths as total fabrications—like that one about toothpaste causing chemical burns. But lo and behold, some of the craziest beauty-related "urban …

11 Places Where You Need to Have Sex at Some Point in Your Life

Don't knock 'em til you try 'em<p>You know that reccurring sex dream you have about getting it on under the stars with your partner (or, you know, Ryan Gosling)? Well we think you should totally make that a reality—the outdoors part that is. And we’re not the only ones. Expanding your sexual …

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To the Jerk From My Summer Job

To the jerk from my summer job,<p>Last year, you and I were coworkers. We weren't extremely close, but we were acquainted enough to schedule a lunch outing on one of our days off. We both love that place at the edge of town -- good food, cheap prices. We made nice conversation at work, so why not?<p>I …

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9 Hilariously Awkward Things That Happen the First Time You Sleep at a New Guy's Place

And we're not even talking about the hookup<p>Let's face it, adult sleepovers are infinitely better than the ones from your childhood, but they do come with their own set of challenges. Whether this is a casual hookup or someone you've been seeing for a while, the first night together can be equal …

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The 12 Best Things EVER About Being Single

All the single ladies, all the single ladies...<p>Relationships are great, but being single has its own set of amazing perks. So if you need a reminder of how awesome your solo status can be, read on:<p><b>Your "recommended" selection on Netflix is actually for you.</b> No one else's TV preferences can …

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5 Times It's OK to Procrastinate

We've totally got your back on these.<p>We constantly give ourselves a hard time for procrastinating—for waiting an extra day to buy groceries, for washing our bras a few days later than we probably should have. But sometimes postponing is a <i>good</i> thing. Don't believe us? Just check out these five times …

Where Itching Comes From

The science behind what makes people scratch<p>Semanza lived in the Rukungiri region of rural Uganda. He suffered such unbearable itching that continuous scratching with his fingernails did not afford him even temporary relief. His solution was to break a clay pot and use the rough edge of one of its …

5 Moves That Are Great for Masturbation

Because your solo-sex life could use some spicing up, too.<p>When you figure out those perfect moves that get you off every time, you probably don't feel the need to switch up your masturbation routine very often. But even if you have your style down pat, your solo sessions can be just as experimental …

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