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Exercise Before You Sleep to Stay Warm When Camping

Sat, 10 Dec 2016 15:00:00 GMT

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Sleeping bags are designed to retain the heat generated by your body while you sleep to keep you warm. If you’re camping in a chilly environment and the bag by itself isn’t quite cutting it, you can generate some heat the old-fashioned way—with a little exercise before you sleep.

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Just In Time For the Holidays: The First Discount We've Seen On Your Favorite Travel Pillow

Sat, 10 Dec 2016 12:00:00 GMT

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Cabeau Evolution Travel Pillow, $32 with code KIUKSYD8

The Cabeau Evolution was your favorite travel pillow (by a long shot), and you can save 20% on yours today with promo code KIUKSYD8.

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Most Popular Health and Fitness Posts of 2016

Sat, 10 Dec 2016 01:00:00 GMT

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Health and fitness are pretty important topics. And you seem to think so, too. From learning how to craft your own bodyweight workout, to how little sleep you can get away with, to what it takes to fake a fitness ‘before and after’ photo, these are our most popular health and fitness posts of 2016.

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Planning Out Your Entire Weekend Makes It Less Enjoyable

Sat, 10 Dec 2016 00:00:00 GMT

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Making a minute-by-minute itinerary for your weekend might sound like a great way to get the most out of your days off, but a recent study suggests that it actually makes everything you do less fun.

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Remains of the Day: Yahoo Answers Arrives on iOS

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 23:30:00 GMT

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Yahoo has a new iOS app called Yahoo Answers Now through which you can ask your questions and receive answers from people with relevant expertise. Our prayers have finally been Yahoo Answered.

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The Best Way to Get Vomit Stains Out of a Suit or Dress

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 23:00:00 GMT

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If you went a little overboard at the open bar of your big company party, this trick will get your suit, dress, or other un-launderables looking fresh and puke-free again.

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Today's Best Deals: Fizzics, Camping Gear, Gift Ideas, and More

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 14:52:00 GMT

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A popular compact USB charger, a 3TB portable hard drive and discounted camping gear lead off Friday’s best deals.

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Build a Slick Little Miniature Weather Display Perfect for a Desk or Wall

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 22:30:00 GMT

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Need an upgrade to that boring old thermometer outside the kitchen window? Adafruit put together a guide for a wonderfully compact little battery powered weather display.

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Redial the Last Number You Called On iPhone By Just Tapping the Call Button Again

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 21:30:00 GMT

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If you need to quickly redial the last number you called on your iPhone, you can always just pop into the recent calls list, but OS X Daily points out an even faster way is to simply tap the big green phone button again.

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Cedar Grilling Planks Make Affordable, Environmentally-Friendly Party Plates

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 19:30:00 GMT

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‘Tis the season for all sorts of parties, and—while I love throwing a seasonal soiree or two—I do not enjoy washing and endless stream of little plates. Paper plates don’t feel that special, and plastic is little wasteful, but cedar grilling planks make great little serving boards for apps and desserts.

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Smarten Up a Cheap Projector With a Raspberry Pi

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 21:00:00 GMT

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Ever wished you had a portable projector that was already loaded up with software so you could stream movies? YouTuber Novaspirit Tech wanted just that, so he crammed a Raspberry Pi Zero inside a cheap projector.

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Add Lenovo's Touchscreen Chromebook To Your Arsenal For $180

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 18:01:56 GMT

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Lenovo Chromebook N22, $180

With 4GB of RAM and an IPS touchscreen, the Lenovo N22 is a little more advanced than your average Chromebook. Today only though, you’ll only have to pay the bargain basement price of $180. And yes, it will run Android apps.

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These Are the Best Menstrual Cups for Different Body Types

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 20:00:00 GMT

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A reusable menstrual cup is a great alternative to tampons or other menstrual products, but finding one that fits perfectly can be tricky. The folks at The Sweethome tested a bunch of them, and figured out which ones are best for short, long, and wide vaginas.

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IO is a Free, Lightweight Writing Tool and Publishing Platform

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 19:00:00 GMT

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If you feel like shooting off a quick blog post, personal essay, or anonymous rant and don’t want to set up a whole new blog on something like Wordpress, IO offers a simple an elegant solution to publish your writing online, no account required.

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The Best Dremel Set You Can Buy Is $50 Less Than Usual, Today Only

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 16:32:46 GMT

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Dremel 4200 77-Piece Kit, $149

We’ve seen our fair share of Dremel discounts over the past few weeks, and it’s easy to see why: They make great gifts! But if you were holding out for the best of the best, your patience has been rewarded.

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The Case for Silence While You Work or Study

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 18:30:00 GMT

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The Mozart Effect suggests that listening to some types of music can help with certain mental tasks. However, there’s a case to be made for working or studying in silence, too. Some research shows that for certain cognitive tasks, you need quiet more than anything.

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This Week's Most Popular Posts: December 2nd to 9th

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 18:00:00 GMT

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This week as the holiday season sets in, we discussed the best gift ideas for people who don’t want anything, dealt with breakups during this otherwise uplifting time of year, took a hard look at those fancy new mesh Wi-Fi routers, figured out easier meal-planning alternatives, and more.

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Don’t Sit on Your Credit Card Rewards

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 17:30:00 GMT

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If you want to score rewards travel, you have to allow your credit card points to accumulate and that can take a while. Just don’t hoard them, because they could lose value over time.

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Ask Yourself These Questions to Help Get Over Your Past Issues With Money

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 14:00:00 GMT

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Learning to manage money is tricky. So much of it has to do with individual habits and attitudes, and your history with money has a huge impact on that. 

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Merry Openthread Christmas, Everybody!

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 15:00:00 GMT

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Hey everybody!!! Happy Friday! I wish I could PARTY DOWN with you ALL, in person. Then we could be sick together afterwords, and share that near-death experience known as ‘the morning after’.

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The Health Risks of Brewing Kombucha, and How to Do It Safely

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 16:00:00 GMT

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Kombucha is a fermented tea that people enjoy for the taste, but also for probiotic benefits that can support healthier digestion. It’s so popular that many kombucha lovers go the homebrew route to customize their own. The problem, though, is that when brewed incorrectly it can be a serious food safety risk.

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Forward Your Emails via Text With This Chrome Extension

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 15:30:00 GMT

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Forwarding an email is easy enough, but if you want to send it to someone for a quick glance, you may want to send it via text without crowding their inbox. This Chrome extension helps you do just that.

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This $7 Charger Is About the Size of Apple's, But With Two Ports and Folding Plugs

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 15:05:00 GMT

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Aukey USB Wall Charger, $7 with code AUK2PORT

You know the little charging brick that came with your phone? Throw it out, and spend $7 on this replacement from Aukey (with code AUK2PORT). It’s basically the same size as Apple’s standard iPhone charger, but it includes two ports, folding prongs, and 2.4A of current (shared between the ports) to charge your devices faster.

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Book Popular Vacation Spots Now for 2017 Travel

Fri, 9 Dec 2016 15:00:00 GMT

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Popular travel destinations and activities usually fill up quickly, which means if you want to experience them next year, you should book now. Here are some vacation spots that qualify and what you have to gain by planning now.

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