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It can be frustrating trying to communicate with a partner who bottles up their emotions. Instead of bugging them to say what's on their minds, consider "inviting" them to express what they are feeling and you might get better results.Read more...

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Facebook is constantly changing its algorithms for which of your posts are shown to your friends. A recent article suggests putting "congratulations" in the update might cause more people to see it.Read more...

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iOS: If you aren't a beer expert, you might not know if you'll like a certain beer. With so many craft beers out there, you're likely to find one you've never heard of. SipSnapp takes a beer list from a restaurant and looks up ratings for each brew.Read more...

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If you're taking care of an elderly parent or a sick friend, you know how overwhelming the task can be. The Happiness Project recommends using every other day to take care of yourself.Read more...

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Yosemite is here with a bunch of new features , but a few of the best things are hidden away. Here are 10 hidden features you might not have noticed yet. Read more...

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Pictures can really brighten up a dull wall, but hanging them can be a challenge. It's more than making sure the picture isn't crooked, though. This graphic shows you how to hang anything on different types of walls.Read more...

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Phishing scams—the ones that try to get you to provide private information by masquerading as a legitimate company—can be easy to uncover with a skeptical eye, but some can easily get you when you let your guard down for just a second. Here's how you can boost your phishing detection skills and protect yourself during those times when you're not at full attention.Read more...

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Communicating with someone who speaks and writes in another language isn't the easiest task, but this Google Sheet incorporates Google Translate so you can have a real-time chat conversation with anybody in the world.Read more...

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When you're working hard to change a habit, develop a skill, or achieve a personal goal, it's hard not to compare yourself to others. Doing so can bring you down or breed hateful thoughts, however, so you're better off comparing yourself to someone you know you've surpassed: the old you.Read more...

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Before heading out for a night on the town, guys might want to make sure they have their dance moves down. A recent study showed women rated these particular dance moves higher than others.Read more...

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Have you ever noticed how easy it is to make a to do list, but how much harder it is to actually finish it? Prioritization makes a huge difference when it comes to actually completing that task list. The trick is to be as ruthless as you can stand.Read more...

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Mac: One of the lesser known features in Yosemite is a new Dictation Command option in Automator. As MacWorld points out, this means you can set up a command to launch any Automator action you want, including launching apps, ejecting disks, and more. Read more...

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Pocket Casts is our favorite podcast player on iOS (it's also great on Android), and now you a access those podcasts from the web as well.Read more...

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Even if an old laptop no longer has the speed you need, the screen might still be worth salvaging as an extra monitor. This DIY project takes you through hooking up the screen and shows a neat stand for it made out of Meccano construction toys.Read more...

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This week we found the best iPhone 6 cases , learned about the troublesome cars of 2014 , what to buy at Target , and all about Android Lollipop . Here's a look back.Read more...

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Homemade pizza is the best pizza. This variation on "bar-style" pizza from Serious Eats uses a tortilla for the crust instead of dough—making this one of the simplest and quickest ways to make your own pizza.Read more...

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Apologizing doesn't have to be admittance of guilt, or regret. If you've done something that hurt someone you care about, you can apologize just to let them know you care.Read more...

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There are a lot of great apps out there, but not every great app can be a looker. While the fan favorites are great, here are some alternatives to the apps that have the steepest learning curves.Read more...

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Monoprice's DJ-style over-ears were already one of the best deals in headphones , but they're on sale today direct from the source, with free shipping. [Premium Hi-Fi DJ Style Over-the-Ear Pro Headphones, $20]Read more...

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You probably know how handy a personal web site can be , but it's even more important if you're the kind of person who likes to keep your social media private. By carefully crafting your public persona, you can control people's first impressions (and keep the rest more private). Read more...

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If you want your idea to spark engagement and grow, Harvard Business Review recommends leaving something out. This gives others the chance to develop unique interpretations and add to the idea.Read more...

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It's frustrating when your pup constantly digs in your otherwise pristine yard. Pet Adviser has a solution: put their poop in the holes they dig before you refill it, which will deter them from coming back to it. Read more...

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Yaaawn—errrm, I mean good morning! No, we did not just roll out of bed, we swear. It's Friday, so let's talk about what you want. Ask burning tech questions, share your DIYs or humblebrags... Anything you care about is fair game.Read more...

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Employees (former and current) and your fellow shoppers are often the best sources of little-known "secrets" to getting deals at the store. We're building a list of these insider tips.Read more...

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Hey, have you guys ever heard of pumpkins? They're a really obscure fruit that the world magically rediscovers every Fall. They also make for some great soup. No pot required.Read more...

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