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While you might think cooking pasta in the microwave is blasphemy, it works great when you’re hungry and want something super easy. Just add some time to the recommended boiling time on the box.Read more...

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For better or worse, Apple’s new Photos app sets itself up automatically using your previous settings for iPhoto (if you had it). This can make it a bit confusing to deal with if you need to move things around. Thankfully, How-To Geek shows you how to change the location of the library.Read more...

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If you live near a Sam's Club, but the membership fee has scared you off from joining, this might change your tune. Groupon is currently selling a one-year Sam's Plus membership, a $20 gift card, and vouchers for select fresh food items for just $45.Read more...

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The Apple Watch has started shipping to early adopters in preparation for the official release this Friday , which is making us wonder: are any of you planning on buying the Apple Watch?Read more...

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Portion control is over-hyped. If you’re trying to eat healthy, small portions are probably hurting more than helping you. Does that sound backwards? Consider this: if your “healthy” meal is so small it’s more of a snack, you’re just setting yourself up for failure later in the day.Read more...

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Learning even just the basics of photography takes a bit of work and one of the more complex ideas is the relationship between ISO, aperture, and shutter speed. Lifehack has a graphic that helps make sense of it. Read more...

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You cut into your fully-cooked chicken and see pink. Panic time? Throw it back in the oven? Not necessarily. Read more...

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Google is not the best place to start looking up your symptoms. Instead, check out Isabel, a powerful symptom checker that’s based on a tool used by over 100 hospitals and doctors’ offices.Read more...

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The Federal Reserve is close to raising interest rates again —possibly even this year. That means your bonds will lose value, so what’s a balanced investment portfolio to do? Here are three things you can do to combat interest rates’ effect on your investments.Read more...

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State laws regulate when it’s legal for kids to stop riding in car safety seats or boosters, and some have requirements for sitting in the front seat. Even these laws, however, might not be the safest guidelines.Read more...

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No matter how big your workshop is, space is precious. You can build this fold-down work bench in an afternoon that instantly upgrades your work area without taking up valuable floor space.Read more...

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Kids shows are pretty cheesy. Power Rangers, doubly so. The idea of learning real, adult life lessons from the shows we loved as kids sounds silly, but sometimes things stick with you. Here’s what the Power Rangers taught me that actually stuck around. Seriously. Read more...

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A pro-con list is usually the place to start when it comes to tough decisions. These lists are nothing new, but here’s an interesting way to make them more useful: quantify every item on the list, then add it all up.Read more...

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Many popular sights (often religious ones) have strict dress codes for visitors. Make sure your outfit isn’t the reason you miss out on your top travel sites by checking the dress code beforehand.Read more...

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Homemade green smoothies are a fast, easy, and inexpensive way to get fiber, folate, vitamins, and antioxidants in your diet. One trick that’ll make whipping them up not just easier but also more convenient: freeze some kale cubes ahead of time.Read more...

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Bluetooth earbuds are awesome for exercise, and mandatory if you want to use your Android Wear or Apple Watch to listen to audio on the go. And for just $22 (with code PDB68PMR), you might as well run off with a pair.Read more...

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The reputation of carbohydrates greatly mirrors a Game of Thrones character: first they’re good, then they’re evil, then they’re vindicated, then they’re the devil. Let’s sort out some of the confusion.Read more...

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If you’ve been in debt for a while, you’ve likely received plenty of annoying phone calls from debt collection agencies. But not all of these calls are legit. If you’re not careful, you could fall for a debt collection scam. When talking to a collector, make sure to ask for a “validation notice.”Read more...

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Screwing up sucks. When you fail at something, it’s easy to get down on yourself and let it undermine your confidence. Rather than wrestling with your failure endlessly, sometimes it may be better to indulge in a little short-term memory loss to get over that hump.Read more...

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Android: No one likes ads, but they can get particularly creepy when you’re not sure how an ad knew you might be interested in something in the first place. If you’d like your ads a little on the less-personal side, you can disable interest-based ads in the Google Settings app.Read more...

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Buying store brands is a great way to save some money, and they’re often better or equal in quality to name brands . Out of 68 different supermarket chains that Consumer Reports looked at, these are the stores with the best store brands overall.Read more...

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Being a law student means carrying around a lot of books and being prepared for a handful of other things. Here’s what Everyday Carry reader Rob Barthelmess has on him during those days of heading from class to class. Read more...

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You always want to get everything you can from your ingredients. Try roasting the cauliflower leaves that come with the head rather than throwing them away.Read more...

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