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If you don't change the oil in your new car, the engine will explode. I interviewed a retired factory field engineer to hear about how often that happened, and other warranty "problem" stories from the manufacturer's side.Read more...

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New GoPros a little rich for your blood? The GoPro Hero3+ Black is still a fantastic camera by any measure, and you can get a refurb today for $290, or $110 off retail. This is one of the best deals we've ever seen on this model. [Refurb GoPro Hero3+ Black, $290]Read more...

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When you assume someone knows what you're talking about, and they don't, it can make them feel inferior and miss a lot of important information. Figure out what's common knowledge and what's not by practicing on someone inexperienced before pitching an idea to your boss.Read more...

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Chrome/Firefox: People either love or hate Facebook's new stickers. Unsticker.me is an open source extension for Firefox and Chrome that removes the stickers on comments if you don't want to see them.Read more...

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Leg room has become the most appreciated, yet quickly disappearing feature on most airplanes. Use these graphics from Conde Nast Traveler and Cheap Flights to find the major airlines with the most legroom. Read more...

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The sound of a door slamming can be alarming, to say the least. Quiet them with some simple felt pads from your local home store. Read more...

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In addition to its great deals on bulk items , Costco also offers several services exclusively for members that could save you a bunch of money. We've heard about them before , but now we're taking a look at whether these services—like travel booking and auto insurance—are any good. Here's what we found.Read more...

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You only get one shot when drilling into tile, so you've got to make it count. Mark your spot with painters tape applied in an "X" pattern to keep your drill from slipping and scratching your tile.Read more...

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Gawker John Grisham: Let's Give Old White Guys Who Look at Child Porn a Break | Gizmodo The 1,300-Person Quest To Build the Perfect Mechanical Keyboard | Jalopnik Hypermiling Is Awful And I Sort Of Hate It | Kotaku Super Smash Bros. Isn't Finished Being Made Read more...

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Facebook announced a new feature today that allows users that are in an area affected by a natural disaster to check in and let their friends and family know they're safe.Read more...

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If you're still jolting yourself awake with the harsh tones of an alarm clock, it's time to evolve. These Philips Wake-Up Lights can transform your sleeping habits, and improve your life immeasurably . Sound good? All three different models are on sale, today only.Read more...

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Simple shortcuts can save you minutes on routine tasks . Those minutes definitely add up, but before you spend too much effort finely trimming your schedule, try to identify big time-saving activities and cut those short. You may find some big time savings.Read more...

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Baby supplies can be expensive. If you're struggling with some of these expenses, local parenting groups might offer some help.Read more...

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There's no shortage of ways to customize your Linux installation, but one of the biggest is choosing your desktop environment . Some distributions have a preferred one, but you can always change it. Others ask you up front what you'd prefer. This week, we're looking to you Linux users—which do you think is the best? Read more...

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A lot of to-do list systems require you to adopt new apps or tools. The Projecteze method works with your favorite word processor and requires almost no time to set up.Read more...

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You'd think that after eight years of public blogging and writing books, I'd be completely free of fear when it comes to putting my writing out in public. You would, of course, be wrong. Hitting "publish" still makes me nervous.Read more...

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Reader Bobby Kane makes good use of monitor stands to keep everything at eye level, and hide away unsightly speakers in his small but homey workspace.Read more...

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If your having a hard to time breaking through a productivity barrier, taking a few minutes to clean your work space can help clear your mind and rid yourself of distractions.Read more...

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Well, it's official: The "L" in Android L stands for "lollipop," and the latest version of Android should be headed to Nexus devices in a matter of weeks. Until then, satisfy your sweet tooth with these lollipop wallpapers for your desktop. Read more...

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With all the Ebola buzz going around, it's hard to tell what's real and what's not. Ebola Deeply is a news site dedicated to honest, trustworthy news about the epidemic so you can keep informed about what's really going on.Read more...

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If you have a new iPhone 6 or 6 Plus, you have tons of options to keep it safe from drops and falls, bumps and scratches. Last week we asked you for your favorites , then looked at the five best iPhone 6 and 6 Plus cases . Over 12,000 votes later, we're back to crown your winner.Read more...

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A dog can be a loving companion, a goofy buddy, an exercise partner, and more, but dog ownership is also a lot of work. Training and caring for your pup requires time and money, and adopting a dog is a big decision that shouldn't be taken lightly.Read more...

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Gawker Hospital Workers Treated Ebola Patient for Two Days Without Protection | Gizmodo Saving This Sinking City Will Cost $40 Billion | Jalopnik Horror Crash Shows Why You Never, Ever Pass A Truck Before Your Exit | Jezebel High School Student on Trial for Rape Allowed to Play Football | Kinja Popular Posts Read more...

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We've all heard the tales of our cancer-causing cooking boxes we keep in the kitchen, but they really aren't dangerous to be around when they're running.Read more...

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