Amy Friedler

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How to Tackle Life's Little Stinks

Life can get pretty stinky now and then. That's what makes it... life, yes?<p>Take, for example, a recent little excursion in France's wine country. The day began on a such high note. Not only were we about to take a bike tour that would explore the beautiful fields of seemingly endless vineyards, but …

10 awesome things you didn't know your phone could do

You've had your smartphone for a while. But let's face it: you've never read the manual. You take great pride in the fact you know how to use it. Then, it happens.<p>You see someone do something extraordinary with his or her phone that you did not know was even possible. Friends don't let friends have …

Personal Sound Amplification Products Can Help Seniors Hear Better

<i>Dear Savvy Senior,</i><p>What types of amplification products can you recommend to help people with hearing impairment? My 62-year-old husband has some hearing issues, but doesn't think he needs a hearing aid, so I'm looking for some alternative devices that can help.<p>--Shouting Spouse<p><i>Dear Shouting,</i><p>If your …

Style: Fashion Trends, Beauty Tips, Hairstyles & Celebrity Style News

Eyebrow trends come and go, but this new brow procedure might be here to stay.<p>There’s no date night quite like the Met Gala. These couples dressed to …

What to do after Target data breach

Target announced Friday that 70 million customers had their personal information stolen in a data breach.<p>This is all happening a month after Target announced that the encrypted PINs of 40 million credit and debit cards were stolen. Target released a statement about its investigation, saying …

This Is How You Turn A Single Tissue Into An Entire Zoo

The video above begins with a tissue --- commonly known for receiving the sorry end of a sneeze -- and ends with the most delicate artistic medium imaginable.<p>In an origami shapeshifting adventure, the thin piece of paper transforms from a frog to a bird to a wolf to a kangaroo. We're not sure if …

6 Apps To Help You De-Stress In Minutes

There's no doubt that technology can be stressful. While 24/7 connectivity certainly makes some things more convenient, a plugged-in life can take a toll on our well-being. Scientists have linked heavy tech use with decreased focus and productivity, increased stress, disrupted sleep and stunted …

Talking Tech: The art of the selfie — some tips

It's time for your close-up people. Grab your phone, snap your own photo and share it with the world.<p>ANAHEIM, Calif. — You've seen folks doing it all summer long: taking those silly pictures of themselves directly into the smartphone.<p>They're called "selfies," which Evan Spiegel, the co-founder of …