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If you want to keep your car in good shape, you have to get it washed somewhat regularly, but you can easily overpay by purchasing cleaning features you don't need. Chauffeur and redditor saxonjf suggests you only need two: high pressure wash and high pressure wax.
Can't find anything to play? Nothing really clicking for you right now? It's okay. This sort of thing happens. We're here to help you out of your gaming slump.
The iPhone offers up a handful of IM apps, but IM+ works best. It's easy to set up, has an intuitive interface, supports many chat protocols, offers encrypted chats, and is available for free.
Not every go bag has to be a bag. If you can fit all you need into a pouch, why not do it? The folks over at Every Day Carry found such a situation. This is about as minimalist as you can get.
If you exercise, chances are you've been there before: You come home from the gym or a run and are shocked by the odor emanating from your workout clothes. Sometimes, no matter how many times you run them through the washer, the technical materials used to make exercise clothing just don't seem to want to come clean.
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Nobody likes a clogged toilet. While you might think you just need a plunger and a strong arm to unclog a toilet, The Art of Manliness points to a few plumber tricks that make unclogging your toilet a little more pleasant.
We've known for a long time that the more impact we put on our bones, the stronger they get, but we haven't known how much that needs to happen. The New York Times points to a few studies that show just how much and how hard we need to jostle our bones to keep them healthy.
Mac: DayOne is one of the best journaling apps for both iOS and the Mac
Say hi to Donna Svei, a resume writer, executive recruiter, and career blogger at AvidCareerist. Recruiting since 1987, Donna has completed over 400 executive searches. She knows what hiring managers want to see on a resume and what makes them schedule an interview with you. Have questions for her? Donna is hanging out for the next hour, so ask away!
iPhone: Tweetbot, our pick for the best Twitter client for the iPhone
We love all of Anker's external chargers, but the Anker Astro3 is pretty unique in offering three USB ports on a relatively compact 12,000mAh frame, and today you can pick one up for just $40.
You probably don't need us to tell you that a proper DSLR camera is better than the camera on your smartphone. But if you're curious how much better it is, the folks at Bammo have a (slightly NSFW) video that explains everything you need to know.
iOS 7.1 is now available through Software Update on all your Apple devices. Here's what's new.
A new generation of privacy-focused smartphones hit the scene at Mobile World Congress (MWC) last month. On the surface, they're all pretty exciting, but do you really need one of them to keep your data safe from prying eyes? Here's what you need to know.
Maybe it's an inheritance, a lottery win, or some other stroke of luck. When you suddenly find yourself flush with some extra cash, it's tempting to spend it on something fun even when you know you ought to be saving it. Here's how to do a little bit of both.
Many people want out of jury duty because it disrupts their lives, and you'll find an endless amount of online information about how to escape. The problem? It's mostly BS. Let's take a look at some of the more common myths out there about jury duty and the truths you should know.
Bullet points don't seem like they're that complicated, but like any element of writing, there's an effective way to use them and an ineffective way. Writing podcast The Lede explains how, when, and why to use bullet points for maximum effect.
Android/Windows/Mac: The clipboard has always been one of the most useful features of every operating system. Mime-O makes it even better by allowing you to perform actions on selected text directly as soon as you copy it, including passing it to a text message or email app, looking up a definition, or even sending it to your PC's clipboard.
Figuring out how much you'll need to save to comfortably live in your older years can be a tricky—and daunting process. Getting the finite details is one thing, but coming up with an estimate to work towards isn't. Here's some super-quick math you can do to figure it out.
Amazon's Gold Box is back with a vengeance today, featuring ten of the best Logitech gaming mice, keyboards, headsets, and more. The Logitech G series mice were among our five reader-selected nominees
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Cruises can be expensive affairs. First, ships reel you in with a "cheap" room and an onboard credit but then smack you around with high-priced drinks, non-included restaurants, and dollar-a-minute internet.
Humans often act irrationally, making decisions—sometimes important ones—that contradict our best interests. This kind of irrational behavior is at the center of behavioral economics, and this free, online eight-week course by TED speaker, author, and Duke Professor Dan Ariely will introduce you to the topic.