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Is coffee good or bad for us this week? Butter is still okay, right? Are we in a “diet coke will kill you” or a “diet coke is fine” cycle? It can be hard to keep track. But headlines don’t tell the full story. Behind the scenes, scientists aren’t constantly disagreeing and flip-flopping. Read more...

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iOS 11 is now available for download, which means you can upgrade one of your many iOS devices to get features like a smarter Siri, a new app dock on the iPad, and improved multitasking support. It also means you’ll be downloading the first version of a major software upgrade, which isn’t the best idea, especially on…Read more...

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Deadspin A Jogger Dubbed The “Mad Pooper” Is Terrorizing Colorado Springs | The Slot Experts Say The New Trumpcare Bill Will Have Devastating Effects on Women | The Root Anti-Fascists Hunt Down, Knock Out Neo-Nazi for Harassing Black Man | Splinter Clearly Shaken Nancy Pelosi Driven From Press Conference By Activists…Read more...

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Welcome to MmmPop, our exploration of unexpected ways to use soda pop in recipes. Read more...

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Buying a used car can be a little trickier than purchasing a new one. When it comes to used cars there are numerous pitfalls to watch out for—persistent mechanical issues, weird smells, questionable choices on the radio’s presets—but where you buy the car shouldn’t be one of them. If you are looking for a pre-owned…Read more...

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Over at Hacker Noon, designer and iOS 11 beta tester Ryan Lau has detailed the myriad design errors he’s noticed in Apple’s latest mobile operating system. Read more...

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Bluetooth technology can be a godsend for those of us trying to minimize the amount of cord clutter in our digital lives. But when your laptop, phone, or other device is hooked up via bluetooth to a wireless speaker or pair of headphones, and the audio playback starts to stutter, it can be nothing short of infuriating.Read more...

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We kick off today’s top deals with Marvel comics, PlayStation VR + Camera Bundle, Gaming Gold Box, and more!Read more...

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Several weeks ago, we posted a deal on a notebook that you could erase up to five times by putting it in the microwave. Needless to say, reactions were mixed.Read more...

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You might associate cold brew coffee with summer, but that’s because you’re conflating it with iced coffee. Iced coffee is a brilliant way to sell people ice for the price of coffee (which is mostly water to begin with). Cold brew on the other hand is a different process that results in less acidity, among other…Read more...

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Everyone does not have more friends than you, even though, as a study at UBC Vancouver indicated, plenty of people believe their friends all have more friends. Everyone is not going to parties you’re not invited to, meeting a wide array of people across all backgrounds and slices of life, who come together in a rich…Read more...

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Deadspin Auburn QB Kicked Off Team For Allegedly Behaving Like A College Student | Jezebel Kevin Hart’s Extortionist Is Using His Claim That He ‘Wouldn’t Be a Good Cheater Right Now’ Against Him | The Root Uber Driver Kicks Not Racist White People Out of Car for Being Racist | Splinter I Hung Out With Juggalos and…Read more...

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The dual-monitor setup is an enticing way to make it look like you’re extra-productive. Multiple monitors just scream power user. Practically, however, the set-up can be more of a hindrance than a help. What if using a single display allowed you to improve your focus and get even more work accomplished?Read more...

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Marijuana helps many people fall asleep, but that short-term benefit doesn’t always translate to long-term use. A new study backs up the idea that you may not get a great night’s sleep if you use cannabis every day.Read more...

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Amazon’s running a Marvel digital comic sale that’s bigger than any Avengers movie today, with literally thousands of titles marked down to just a few bucks, in most cases. You’ll find everything from the Guardians of the Galaxy to Darth Vader to Deadpool to Captain America in there, and every hero in between, so…Read more...

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If you’ve ever experimented with food tracking, you probably know that it’s really easy to track the calories and nutritional macros in a can of chicken noodle soup or a box of chocolate chip cookies—the information is right there on the package, and it’s often pre-loaded into apps like Fitbit and MyFitnessPal—but…Read more...

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“Shazam for bird calls” is a compelling sales pitch, and a difficult technical proposition. It’s much harder for an algorithm to identify animal sounds, in all their wild pied beauty, than to recognize a specific recording of a pop song. Impressively, though, several apps really can identify a bird by its song, with a…Read more...

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You’ve got your eye on a new iPhone 8 or the iPhone X, but there’s just one problem: you’re still in a potentially contracted relationship with your iPhone 7 or iPhone 6, and need to figure out how to efficiently break up before placing your order.Read more...

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There is a fairly popular local burger chain near me that refuses to make fries of the non-truffle variety. They aren’t terrible, but they are overwhelming, and they obscure the flavor of whatever else you happen to be eating. They’re also not made with real truffles.Read more...

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Your furry friend might seem a little stressed out, but you should resist the urge to make them feel, like, super chill with pet pot products (or any of your own). There’s still too much we don’t know.Read more...

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A good hammer drill/driver will come in handy for basically every home improvement project you can imagine, and Amazon’s top seller is down to its lowest price of $99 today.Read more...

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Marie Kondo has built an empire around her “life-changing” method of tidying up, inspiring millions to quit the cruelty of rolling socks into balls and start the practice of thanking inanimate household objects that spark joy. She’s now reaching a new audience: graphic novel fans.Read more...

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Dealing with anxiety or depression is challenging enough as it is, but trying to be productive at the same time can feel downright impossible, like swimming against a current. There are some small productivity hacks that can help.Read more...

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Hello, and welcome back to What’s Cooking?, the open thread where you get to share your brilliant thoughts, advice, recipes, and opinions on all things food-related. This week I want to talk about all of your favorite cookbooks.Read more...

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This morning, Piriform, developer of PC maintenance tool CCleaner, announced it was breached by hackers who infected an estimated 2 million users with malware. Prifirom says the incident has since been resolved, but encourages users to update the software to prevent further compromises.Read more...

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