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The Ultimate Guide To Gmail Productivity: 25 Must-Have Tips, Tricks, And Time Savers

Get started, get organized, get rid of jerks, and much, much more.<p>From its not so humble beginnings as a non-prank released on April Fool’s Day in 2004 to its billion-plus users today, Google’s illustrious email offering has proven indispensable for most of us.<p>And sure, you may use it all day, …

Productivity

Your Bra Needs a Washing. Here's How.

To begin, a personal anecdote. I recently went for a bra fitting at a high-end lingerie store, one I'd previously visited four years ago. I brought the original bras I'd purchased with me so that I could speak with my fitter about what style elements worked and did not work for me, and to compare …

Clothing

Oil is freaking out the stock market

For many Americans, cheap gas is a godsend during the holidays. But it also has a dark side.<p>Markets have taken a nasty turn in recent days as investors grow anxious that the tumbling oil prices will spillover to the broader global economy. CNNMoney's Fear and Greed Index is in "extreme fear" mode. …

Four reasons I switched to Safari after years of using Chrome and why I’ll probably switch back

After upgrading to OS X Yosemite last week, I got an interesting notification when booting up Chrome for the first time. Apple wanted me to give …

Baby with bucket list dies hours after birth - CNN.com

Shane Michael Haley's parents made a bucket list for him before he was born early Thursday. He was diagnosed in the womb with a birth defect that cut his life expectancy to a few hours.<p>HIDE CAPTION<p>Prayers for Shane<p>Prayers for Shane<p>Prayers for Shane<p>1<p>2<p>3<p><b>(CNN)</b> -- Before he was even born, Shane Michael …

Combat the Mid-Week Cooking Slump with these Easy Dinner Ideas

These easy weeknight dinners, including pastas and frittatas, come together with minimal effort.<p>We here at <i>Bon Appétit</i> love to cook—that's a given. But even we've got to admit: There's always one or two days a week when we just don't feel like dirtying an army of pots and pans. You <i>could</i> pick up the …

9 tips every Windows user should know

20 of the Best WordPress Plugins For a More Powerful Blog

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>There’s a saying you’ll often hear around Buffer’s content team: “There’s probably a plugin for that!”<p>We’re often chasing new ways to work smarter, faster and more productively—and the same is true of our Buffer blog.<p>We’re quick to grab any and all …

13 Google Search Tricks That Make Life A Whole Lot Easier

You <i>think</i> you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google.<p>Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider this your instructions manual for the world's most popular search engine.<p>Define A Word<p><b>The Scenario:</b> …

9 Things Your Doctor Won't Tell You About Your SexABILITY

Dr. Lauren Streicher says women of all ages are eager to talk about what she calls their “sexABILITY,” if only doctors would just ask.<p>In preparation …

Grocery Shopping Hacks: 5 Money-Saving Tips From $5 Dinner Mom

When it comes to making family dinners, many working parents often run into the same problem: The pantry is stocked but ignored in favor of another …

How to Buy Ebooks From Anywhere and Still Read Them All in One Place

Most ebook sellers try to lock you into a particular ecosystem. If you don't mind buying from the same company every time, this isn't too bad, but …

Software

Which Pet Should You Get? A Flowchart

(Image: <b>Caldwell Tanner</b>)<p>Caldwell Tanner, the cartoonist who made this flowchart, is definitely a dog person. In fact, he recently appeared in <b>a video</b> …

The Best Android Launchers You Can Download Today

We love Android devices as much as the next person, but sometimes the vanilla Android experience leaves us wanting a little more. Thankfully, it’s possible to change the whole look and feel of your Android device with only the minimum of effort – and no need to root.<p>Android launchers, or home …

A Dozen Creative Ideas For Decorating Blank Walls

When you have a big, blank wall to fill, your first thought may be a gallery wall. There's nothing wrong with that, but sometimes it's nice to break up all of that flat framed artwork with something different. Enter baskets, brackets, paint-dipped objects, wall sculptures, special paint effects and …

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Party Cheat Sheets: Entertaining Infographics for Holiday Event Planning

You know how they say “There’s an app for that?" Well, chances are good there’s also an infographic. Just in time for this season’s entertaining, …

Nails of the Day

Beth H’s cat nails are so adorable! We’re digging the black and white color scheme and the accents are so cute!<p>For more Nail Art inspiration, or to …

The Secret Magic Behind Netflix Customer Service

Pretending to be a fictional character or offering dating advice would probably get you reprimanded -- or possibly fired -- from the customer service department of most companies.<p>At Netflix, taking on the persona of a Star Trek captain during a live chat with a customer gets you on national TV, a …

90 Strange Facts about Walt Disney and His Theme Parks

Skull of Homo erectus throws story of human evolution into disarray

The spectacular fossilised skull of an ancient human ancestor that died nearly two million years ago has forced scientists to rethink the story of early human evolution.<p>Anthropologists unearthed the skull at a site in Dmanisi, a small town in southern Georgia, where other remains of human …

1 Sofa, 6 Different Looks

One sofa, six different styles.<p>Want an instant makeover? No need to redo the entire living room. Just add a decorative pillow (or three). Check out these decorating ideas from designers who share their tips on arranging throw pillows.

Google+ Hangouts: What Marketers Need to Know to Get Started

Shares 3K<p>Do you use Google+ hangouts for your marketing?<p>Are you wondering how hangouts can help your business?<p>To learn how to get started with …

LOL: Watch Simon Pegg Prank the Cast of 'Star Trek Into Darkness' – /Film

Making a movie is tedious work and, generally, levity on set is appreciated. Enter <b>Simon Pegg</b>. On the set of <b>J.J. Abrams</b>‘ <b>Star Trek Into Darkness</b>, Pegg …

The One Reason Every Blogger Should Use Google+

Once again this week I was asked by a colleague why they should care about Google+. This is a person who regularly publishes content, already has a full plate and wanted to be convinced why she should take up another social network. A scenario that’s all too familiar with many people I come in …

The 6 Commandments Of Buying Gadgets

<b>1) Spend The Most Money On The Items You Use The Most</b> <br>So simple, yet so often overlooked: It’s smart shopping to splurge on the items you spend a lot of time with, and skimp on the ones you don’t.<p>“Don’t worry about the price,” says Brian Lam, founder of gadget decision-making site The Wirecutter. …