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Public speaking is rough. Even people who give public presentations al the time can still get struck with a bit a stage fright. While the age-old tip of picturing everyone in the room can certainly help (or hurt depending on who you are), Fast Company has another idea for combating a difficult public speaking event:…Read more...

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At 3:05pm ET/ 12:05 PT the New England Patriots will officially take on the Jacksonville Jaguars in the AFC Championship game.Read more...

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You’ve probably already heard that the Senate was unable to agree on a stopgap funding measure that would keep the government open by its midnight Friday deadline, which means we’re officially in a government shutdown.Read more...

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Pick up deals this Sunday on adjustable dumbbells, a Star Wars droid inventor kit, a USB-C adapter, and more.Read more...

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Most Netflix users have a queue of movies and TV shows on their watch list, but finding things to put on that list can be a bit of a challenge.Read more...

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We’re in the middle of flu season, and everyone knows theres no better place to catch the disease than on an airplane on your way to that vacation you’ve been looking forward to for months.Read more...

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

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If you’re having trouble falling asleep at night, your ticket to snooze town might be making a to-do list.Read more...

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Shredded memory foam pillows, discounted cotton boxer briefs and pajamas from David Archy, Reebok’s Daily Deals, and more lead Saturday’s best deals.Read more...

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Is it time to refresh your pillows? This Comfortac memory foam pillow is just $28 for a queen or $30 for a king, today only. Choose from a removable cotton or bamboo cover, so you can toss it in the wash without having to wash the whole bulky pillow. The insides are made out of shredded memory foam for a pillow that’s…Read more...

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Most of the time, when a notification pops up on my phone I can decide in a split second whether I need to deal with it immediately. But every once in a while I make the wrong call, swiping away an important alert that sends me digging through Gmail or Twitter to type out what should have been a quick response.Read more...

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Nintendo’s upcoming Labo series of games is novel in more ways than one: the DIY cardboard construction kits are filled with accessories like fishing rods, pianos, and even a robot-controlling, pulley-powered backpack, paired with games compatible with Nintendo’s portable Switch console. The low-tech hardware paired…Read more...

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We don’t like to admit it, but a marriage (or any long, cohabiting relationship) looks less like an early romance and more like a business partnership. As organizational psychologist Adam Grant and his wife Allison Sweet Grant explain in Redbook, married life involves a lot of compromise and negotiation. They offer…Read more...

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Hello friends, and welcome back to Will It Sous Vide?, the column where I usually make whatever you want me to with my immersion circulator. Today we are taking a break from more meaty pursuits, and focusing our sous-vide sights on a few friendly root vegetables.Read more...

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Unless you’re driving around in some ‘80s econobox, chances are you have electric door locks in your car. As with anything, these electric locks will eventually wear out, leaving you to use a physical key to unlock the door. The horror! Read more...

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When we rounded up our staff’s Weekly Upgrades last Friday, our editors were tweaking our cold weather accessories, embracing pharmaceuticals to battle seasonal illness, and trying to add some positivity into our social media diets.Read more...

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What’s better than a zip tie? A Zip tie made of stainless steel, obviously. You can get a pack of 100 of them for just $11 today on Amazon, which is a couple bucks less than usual. Just be careful you don’t cut yourself.Read more...

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Should your dog sleep in bed with you? It’s a contentious question. Even a small dog can take up a lot of bed space, and some trainers will say that having your dog sleep in a crate or in their own bed sets an important boundary that helps their behavior. But on the other hand: the snuggles.Read more...

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A few years back, I finally opened up an individual retirement account, or IRA. (A small step in investing, a giant leap toward adulting.) After building my very own portfolio, I noticed something interesting. Every quarter, I found money “paid” into my account. They’re called dividends, and dividend investing is an…Read more...

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My hometown, Pittsburgh, is on Amazon’s short list of the 20 cities where they might build their second headquarters. I love that a(nother) hot tech company recognizes that our city is a great place to be, but you know what? I kind of hope we aren’t chosen.Read more...

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Facebook, the social network used by, oh, a few billion people, is making a change to its iconic news feed. Instead of being dominated by a mix of links from friends and news stories from pages you like, you’ll be seeing a lot more posts from your family and friends in an effort to strengthen personal connections with…Read more...

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Your to-do management system says a lot, maybe everything, about you. We’ve organized the major systems according to their Dungeons and Dragons alignments, making value judgments with which no sane person could ever disagree.Read more...

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Happy weekend, everyone, and welcome back to 3-Ingredient Happy Hour, the weekly drink column featuring super simple yet delicious libations. This week I’m taking the suggestion of a very clever commenter and incorporating toasted cream—a very popular topic earlier this week—into our happy hour.Read more...

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Amazon’s best-selling teapot just got the steepest (hah) discount it’s seen in over a year. This glass stovetop model boasts a stellar 4.3-star rating with over 1,500 reviews, and is only $14 today, after you clip the 5% off coupon. Read more...

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Has it been a year already? Has it only been a year? Yes and yes. And this weekend, marking one year since the inaugural (in more ways than one) Women’s March, cities around the world are hosting an encore. Here’s what you need to know to hit the streets.Read more...

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