Fri, 20 Jan 2017 01:00:00 GMT(image)
Thanks to the power of alliteration, Thursday’s a prime time to remember the rose-tinted days of just a few years ago. This playlist takes you back to the 80s, 90s, and 00s.
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 00:00:00 GMT(image)
It’s almost time to swear in Donald Trump as the 45th president of the United States. Here’s how you can watch all of the inauguration day events, no cable or TV required.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 23:30:00 GMT(image)
Instapaper has introduced an official Firefox extension that lets you easily save articles from the underdog browser. Sure! It’s a little nicer than just using a bookmarklet. That and more in today’s news.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 23:00:00 GMT(image)
Smartphones and GPS devices make it easy to get around, but they can also inhibit your natural sense of direction if you rely on them too much. If you want to be a master navigator of an area, you need to put the screens away.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:54:00 GMT(image)
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:30:00 GMT(image)
You may not have gym class anymore, but rope climbing can still be a good workout. And knowing how to climb a rope could be an invaluable skill in some emergency situations. Here are a few methods you can practice.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:00:00 GMT(image)
The benefits of saying yes to a new project are pretty obvious. It’s what a team player would say and it’s a way to demonstrate that you’re ready for new and exciting responsibilities.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 21:30:00 GMT(image)
If you tend to set up a new Mac the exact same way as your old Mac, you know how tedious it can be to go and download files, tweak settings, and mess around with various preference panes. Blogger Jacob Salmela shows of a way to use Dropbox to save all those settings.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 21:00:00 GMT(image)
Android/iPhone/Mac: You have tons of options for notes apps, including heavyweights like Evernote and OneNote. Zoho Notebook takes the same catch-all approach as Evernote and OneNote, but has a few design ideas of its own.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 20:30:00 GMT(image)
A survival whistle is a must in any good bug out bag, but if you don’t have one, or you’re stuck without a way to signal to others where you are, a soup can lid will do the trick. This video from Specific Love Creations shows you how to make one, even if you need to open a can to do it.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 19:30:00 GMT(image)
Web/Android/iOS/Roku: Whether you just want to keep up with the news in your community when you travel, or you’re curious how issues are presented on networks around the country, NewsOn can show you. The service has local news from over 170 stations to stream, all for free, to virtually any device.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 19:00:00 GMT(image)
A lot of recipes call for celery, but it’s usually only a stalk or two, leaving you with a whole bunch of stringy, green sticks to use up. Luckily, Bon Appetit has come up with a whole bunch of uses for it, and not one of them involve ants or logs.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:58:00 GMT(image)
Anker’s kevlar-wrapped PowerLine cables have been an immediate hit with our readers, and you can upgrade your entire microUSB cable collection today with this $11 5-pack. That’s a couple bucks less than the usual price for this pack, which includes a two 1' cables, two 3', and a 6'.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:30:00 GMT(image)
It seems early to think about taxes, but the beginning of the year is the best time to get started. April creeps up quickly, after all, and you want to be prepared. Rockstar Finance suggests a few simple tasks to get the ball rolling.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 18:00:00 GMT(image)
Earlier this month, we saw a bunch of clever new baby-related gadgets make their debut at the Consumer Electronics Show. While some might prove useful—I would have killed for a breast pump like Willow—others are more likely to drain parents’ wallets without providing anything of real value.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 17:30:00 GMT(image)
No one wants their home to become termite food. Getting rid of termites and repairing the damage are stressful and expensive, so one of the best things to protect your property is find them before they can do massive damage. Here’s how.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 16:00:00 GMT(image)
Your phone is probably the device you use for email the most, and Airmail is one of the best iPhone apps to read, reply, and organize it. Airmail is all about management through customization, and while it’s fine out of the box, a little tweaking makes it even better.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:29:06 GMT
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Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:30:00 GMT(image)
Discount airlines like Spirit have forced the major carriers to offer cheaper flight options. These “unbundled” options are less expensive than the standard fare, but they’re also even more bare bones. American is the latest airline to offer a cheaper, unbundled fare.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:18:26 GMT(image)
You don’t need $160 AirPods to cut the cord; you just need one of these inexpensive Bluetooth headphones, on sale for $21 or less.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 15:00:00 GMT(image)
If you can pack everything you need for a long trip in carry-on luggage, go for it, but if you’re flying abroad, keep in mind that carry-on size restrictions are often more frequently enforced on international carriers. Budget airlines in Europe are especially known for this, says Rick Steves.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:30:00 GMT(image)
Dutch ovens are essential for tasks like braising meat and cooking up hearty stews, but they are also quite large, and take up more than their fair share of oven real estate. To use your Dutch oven to braise and roast at the same time, just flip the lid over.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 14:00:00 GMT(image)
If you’ve read our article about eating enough protein and want to get really serious about getting the most out of your exercise program, then you might want to consider how much protein you eat after you exercise to get the most muscle-building benefits.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:46:42 GMT(image)
It’s 2017, and your vacuum cleaner shouldn’t have a cord anymore. Luckily, you can save $40 on this well-designed Bissell AirRam, today only.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 13:30:00 GMT(image)
Your emergency fund is supposed to give you some peace of mind to cover expenses when times are tough. However, most times you wish you could spend a little extra aren’t emergencies. For those, give yourself a smaller “comfy couch” fund.