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Saying Yes to Any of These 8 Questions Reveals You're Way More Emotionally Intelligent Than You Think

Ever wonder what your strengths and limitations are in emotional intelligence? Now you know.<p>There's no shortage of content available on the popular topic emotional intelligence -- it's everywhere, and found to be one of the most desired qualities for personal and professional development.<p>But …

Emotional Intelligence

12 Things Costco Employees Won’t Tell You

Warehouse clubs are a fantastic way to save money, and brands like Costco have revolutionized the way that consumers shop, both in person and online. …

Shopping

Top 10 Summer Lawn Care Tips

posted by Randy Lemmon -<p>8 minutes ago<p>The heat is on! And, coupled with our recent serious lack of rain, it's creating problems in many yards – …

Gardening

How to clean a washing machine – to banish mould, bad smells and residues

Have you given your washing machine an MOT?<p>Try our top tips on how to clean a washing machine. If your washing machine is looking a bit worse for …

Washing Machines

Ten Reasons To Run From A Job Opportunity

Dear Liz,<p>I got a LinkedIn message from a recruiter last week. The recruiter’s name is “Sarah.” She was nice on the phone. We had a good talk. I sent Sarah my resume after our call and she showed it to the employer that had a job opening. They wanted to interview me on Monday. I only heard about the …

Employment

The Best Movies of 2017

Celebrating the finest movies offered up by both the multiplex and the art house.<p>The end of the year is here, meaning it’s now time to definitively celebrate the finest movies that made their way to the multiplex and the art house. Over the past twelve months, moviegoers have been gifted with a …

Yukon Territory

The best dash cams

Dash cams have become ubiquitous among daily driver tools. Increasing distractions and decreasing attention spans have made for a dangerous, …

Home Security

The Home Mistake We Keep Seeing Over and Over Again

As stone countertops and stainless steel appliances are to a kitchen, a large flat panel television (and a comfy couch) in the living room is to a …

Televisions

Spotify Tricks That Will Make You a Streaming Samurai

Become a Spotify Power User by tapping these secret, baked-in functions.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate commissions …

iOS 10 Slow on iPhone or iPad? Here’s How to Speed It Up

Is your iPhone or iPad slow after updating to iOS 10? Why is iOS 10 running so slow? Maybe even the iPhone feels hot and animations are laggy, why? …

Operating Systems

11 Inspiring YouTube Travel Channels to Follow | The Planet D

<i>Last week GrrlTraveler shared a with us list of the best travel channels on Youtube. We loved finding new people follow, as well as seeing that some</i> …

Videography

I've been investing in real estate for 25 years, and I think buying a house is for suckers

People think the only way to save money is to buy a house. Suzy Orman thinks you have no way to earn any real money for yourself, so she advises you to buy a house as the only way to get your money. You will get your home paid off when you are old. Who wants to wait until they are old to have money?<p>…

10 ways to use your iPhone more efficiently than you are

We spend a great deal of time with our smartphones. But while we all know how to swipe and tap our way through the menus, there are some shortcuts and features that many overlook. I can't even count the amount of times I've shown iPhone users of my acquaintance some kind of shortcut and received an …

Apps

27 Underrated Parenting Products That Actually Work

There are a lot of products that you don't need. These are the ones you do.

Hack the car buying process in 5 easy steps

Buying a car should be as easy as any other appliance, like a TV or refrigerator. But between all the different dealerships, makes, models and …

A volatile world is sending stock markets tumbling but don't panic

You may feel like pulling your money out but most of the market’s 10 best days over the last 20 years have occurred within two weeks of the 10 worst days<p>The Dow Jones Industrial Average is off to its weakest ever start to the year. In the first four trading days of 2016, the blue-chip index fell by …

Stock Markets

18 books billionaire Warren Buffett thinks everyone should read

Even now, he still spends about 80% of his day reading.<p>"Look, my job is essentially just corralling more and more and more facts and information, and occasionally seeing whether that leads to some action," he once said in an interview.<p>"We don't read other people's opinions," he said. "We want to …

Why You Should Calibrate Your HDTV

For those easily satisfied, you’re probably a-okay with your high-def TV. After all, it sure looks a heck of a lot better than the standard-def tube …

15 secret features hidden in your iPhone

2/<p>Teach your iPhone text shortcuts so you don't have to type out the same things over and over again.<p>Tech Insider<p>Who wants to re-type common text …

Apps

5 Most Daring Portrayals of Female Coming-of-Age Sexuality in Movies

READ MORE: Sex and the Revolutionary Female Perspective in Marielle Heller’s ‘Diary of a Teenage Girl’<p>As the “The Diary of a Teenage Girl” opens this …

Women of Color

Classy, Crunchy, Crispy: Cook the Perfect Lechon Kawali Today!

The pig is an amazing animal that provides us with so much with their hide, meat, and even fur. Filipinos have a very profound respect for pigs, …

Spices

Warren Buffett's Best Advice on Navigating Stock Market Crashes

One of the world's wealthiest men has seen his fair share of market swings and knows how to deal with the stress of market volatility.<p>Last week was a terrifying week for Wall Street; with the Asian markets tumbling and the Dow Jones down almost 600 points yesterday, this could be a crazy ride. The …

10 apps that should be core smartphone features

So I trawled the hundreds of apps I’ve installed, and compiled a “top 10” of the ones I feel wouldn’t look out-of-place integrated into a phone’s inner workings.<p>It’s worth noting here that these aren’t necessarily the best built or designed apps out there — it’s more about the core functionality. …

Apps

The free and easy way to back up your iPhone photos

Running out of space on your phone? There's a hassle-free way to preserve precious photos before deleting them.<p>How many photos do you have in your phone? Hundreds? Thousands, even? I bet you'd hate to lose them. And yet phones get lost, stolen and broken every day. Are you playing it safe?<p>Apple's …

Google Photos

Three ingredient recipes inspired by Japanese souffle cheesecake

As a video for three-ingredient cheesecake gets 1.6 million hits - these are the other genius recipes that are as easy as 1, 2, 3<p><b>A Japanese souffle</b> …

Dessert

How often do you really need to shower?

Most people think showering once a day is the norm, but there are plenty of people who don't — and it might be healthier.<p>If you don't shower much — …

The Food Lab: Four Secrets to Improving Any Fried Chicken Recipe

Really great Southern fried chicken needs two things: juicy, flavorful meat and an ultra-crisp and crunchy crust. Here are four quick and easy ways to achieve both. The best part? These tricks will work for <i>any</i> Southern fried chicken recipe you've got, whether it's the old family standard, a fried …

How to get the best seats without paying more: Experts reveal tricks of the trade from scoring cheap tickets to having a whole row to yourself

• <b>Flights are cheapest to buy 53 days before departure day</b>• <b><br>Book the aisle and window seat, as a couple, as the middle seat sells last</b>• <b><br>Most people prefer</b> …

Delta Airlines

48 hours on Waiheke Island, New Zealand: where to go, what to do

“What this island is about is art, food and wine – in any order you like,” we’re told on arrival at Waiheke, a 35-minute ferry hop from the centre of Auckland, New Zealand’s largest city.<p>Heart-stoppingly beautiful, the 20km-long island is one of those idylls first “discovered” by hippies and …

New Zealand