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This Video Explains Four Psychological Terms You May Be Misusing

We sometimes get in the habit of using psychological terms to describe different people, but there's a good chance you're using these words incorrectly. This video explains what the terms psycho, OCD, schizo, and bipolar really mean, and why you may not want to use them to describe someone.

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See How Much Candy You or Your Kids Should Eat with This Calculator

See How Much Candy You or Your Kids Should Eat with This Calculator

With the amount of candy around right now you may want to know how much sugar you or your kid can have without going overboard. This simple calculator determines a reasonable amount of candy to consume based on age, sex, and activity level.

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Craft a Better Presentation with Zombie Apocalypse Principles

Craft a Better Presentation with Zombie Apocalypse Principles

We've all daydreamed about how we'd react if the undead began rise from their graves and the zombie apocalypse commenced. It would take quick thinking, careful planning, and grace under pressure. Oddly enough, these are the same principles it takes to craft an effective presentation.

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Reboot Your iPhone Before Being Detained by Police to Disable Touch ID

Reboot Your iPhone Before Being Detained by Police to Disable Touch ID

The Virginia Circuit Court ruled this week that you don't have to give up your passcode to police if you're detained. That's great news, but apparently fingerprints are a different story, so if you have Touch ID enabled, you could still be forced to unlock your phone.

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Wavemon Monitors Your Raspberry Pi's Wi-Fi from the Command Line

Wavemon Monitors Your Raspberry Pi's Wi-Fi from the Command Line

If you're running your Raspberry Pi in headless mode, it's difficult to troubleshoot Wi-Fi problems. Raspberry Pi Spy points to Wavemon, a Linux utility that also happens to work great on the Raspberry Pi in the command line.

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Don't Pause! Stops Notifications from Interrupting Your Music

Android: You're grooving to music on your device and suddenly there's a quick pause—every time you get an email, text message, or other notifications. Don't Pause! prevents these annoying interruptions.

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This Week's Most Popular Posts: October 24th to 31st

This Week's Most Popular Posts: October 24th to 31st

This week we discovered the secret powers of Chrome's address bar , learned to spot a hidden handgun , made use of some life hacks from prison , and bought more selectively from Costco . Here's a look back.

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This Interactive Guide Tells You the Right Beef Cuts for Any Meal

This Interactive Guide Tells You the Right Beef Cuts for Any Meal

There are so many different cuts of beef you can order at the butcher counter that choosing the proper one based on how you're cooking it can be confusing. This "interactive butcher counter" will help.

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Roku Now Has Google Play, Is Pretty Much Unstoppable

Roku Now Has Google Play, Is Pretty Much Unstoppable

Roku was already the best little streaming device money could buy . But now, Google has gone and given Roku players access to all your Google Play movie and TV goodies. Which, more than just being an unprecedented move on Google's part, makes Roku pretty much unstoppable.

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​Yummly Suggests Recipes Based on Cooking Skill, Weather, and More

​Yummly Suggests Recipes Based on Cooking Skill, Weather, and More

iOS/Web: Yummly returns search results based on dietary restrictions and preferences. It also makes recipe suggestions based on things like location, weather, time, and your grocery list.

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How to Jailbreak Your iPhone: The Always Up-to-Date Guide [iOS 8.1]

Jailbreaking is a process that changes little by little with each iOS upgrade. Rather than always publishing new guides, we're simply going to keep this one up to date. If you want to jailbreak your iOS device, you've come to the right page.

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Earbuds in Any Color, a Pocket-Sized AC Router, and More Deals

Earbuds in Any Color, a Pocket-Sized AC Router, and More Deals

Today only, Amazon is offering steep discounts on a variety of JLab earbuds as their Gold Box Deal of the Day. Options range from $10 for standard buds to $18 for enhanced-bass models, to $20 for "high fidelity." There are a ton of colors available, and the prices are terrific, so grab a pair before they sell out. [JLab Earbud Sale]

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​Make Photoshop Edits in Empty Layers Instead of Existing Ones

​Make Photoshop Edits in Empty Layers Instead of Existing Ones

Ever edit a photo, save, and then decide you don't like the edits you made? To avoid starting over, create an empty layer in Photoshop and make your edits on top of that.

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​This Chart Helps You Choose the Best Sunglasses for Your Face Shape

Different sunglasses look better on different faces. Sure, you could try them all out until you find one that works, but if you need a little help, here's an infographic that'll help narrow it down for you.

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Microsoft has released a new version of Outlook for Mac, available to Office 365 subscribers, with a

Microsoft has released a new version of Outlook for Mac, available to Office 365 subscribers, with a refined interface and better push email support. Read more on the Office blog.

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​Waiters and Waitresses: How Can Guests Get the Best Service From You?

​Waiters and Waitresses: How Can Guests Get the Best Service From You?

Try as you might, we know that most waiters are spread too thin to give all of their tables equal service. So, we want to know, what can your guests do to get the best service when dining in your section?

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How to Stick to a Writing Schedule

How to Stick to a Writing Schedule

Practice makes perfect, the old adage goes, and the more you write the better you get at it. Whether you're blogging for money or writing for yourself —perhaps for November's NaNoWriMo, National Novel Writing Month—here are some tips to develop a writing habit.

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Mongo Only Pawn in Game of Life in the Friday Open Thread

Mongo Only Pawn in Game of Life in the Friday Open Thread

Hello! Welcome to the Friday open thread, where rustlers, cutthroats, murderers, bounty hunters, desperados, mugs, pugs, thugs, nitwits, halfwits, dimwits, vipers, snipers, con men, and Methodists eat beans around a campfire and cause global warming.

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vTabs Puts Tabs in a Side Bar, Can Save Open Tabs for Later

vTabs Puts Tabs in a Side Bar, Can Save Open Tabs for Later

Chrome: Tabs are one of the best inventions in the browser world, but with them came the problem of managing them. vTabs offers a solution with a sidebar that not only lets you see more info about a tab, but store tabs away for later.

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Today's Your Chance to Upgrade to This Hackable 802.11ac Router

Today's Your Chance to Upgrade to This Hackable 802.11ac Router

Everyone remembers those classic blue Linksys routers of yore, so while the Linksys WRT1900AC may exude nostalgia , its technology is all brand new.

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Make Restaurant Reservations for Your Trip Before You Depart

Make Restaurant Reservations for Your Trip Before You Depart

If food is a big part of your next trip and you want to eat at a certain place, make a reservation before you leave to ensure you'll be able to dine at the restaurant of your choice.

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Install a Prehung Door Without Hiring a Carpenter

Install a Prehung Door Without Hiring a Carpenter

Installing a prehung door—that is, a door that is already hanging in its own frame—simplifies the installation process, but that doesn't mean it's easy. You'll still have to adjust doors and jambs to compensate for imperfections in a wall frame.

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Use a Pill Box to Organize Jewelry and Small Items While Traveling

Use a Pill Box to Organize Jewelry and Small Items While Traveling

Tiny things don't have a place in most suitcases. They can easily get lost in pockets or fall out of bags. To avoid this, keep your jewelry and other small items in a pill box.

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Deadspin How Muhammad Ali's Rope-A-Dope Myth Suckered America | Gawker A Child's Treasury of This Ye

Deadspin How Muhammad Ali's Rope-A-Dope Myth Suckered America | Gawker A Child's Treasury of This Year's Most Offensive Halloween Costumes | io9 10 Tropes Involving Fantasy Weapons That Should Die In A Fire | Kotaku School Tries To Recreate Studio Ghibli Food

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Check Your Power Meter with Everything Off to Identify Outside Drains

Check Your Power Meter with Everything Off to Identify Outside Drains

We all expect that we're the only ones using the electricity in our house. However, sometimes faulty wiring or dishonest behavior can leave you on the hook for your neighbor's power needs.

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