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This Discounted Alarm Clock Just Might Change Your Life

Philips' line of wake-up lights have been incredibly popular among our readers, and it's no wonder why; they can change your life. Read more...

Have Kids Find the “Bargain Price” to Teach Them About Money

When kids want you to buy something, they don't always learn the value of money. It's your money, not theirs. Agree to pay the lowest price you can find for an item they want. Read more...

Change to a Better Airline Seat by Asking the Day of an Flight

Most of us don't like the middle seat on a plane. We're crammed between two people. If those seats are all that is available on the flight, you aren't always stuck. Check in with the airlines right before the flight for a possible seat change. Read more...

Dress in Bright Clothes to Lull The Winter Blues

As the days get shorter with less sunlight, our wardrobes often shift to darker colors. Our moods often get a bit darker. Cheer up a bit and wear bright colors instead of the typical grays and blacks. Read more...

Seal Your Home for the Winter Against Outdoor Critters

When it starts getting cold outside, creepy critters want to stay warm. Mice and bugs realize your house is warmer than it is outside. Now's the time to stop them at the gates before they join you for the winter. Read more...

Start With Cold Water For Better Mashed Potatoes

Mashed potatoes are easy: boil some potatoes and mash them. Starting the process with cold water make sure the potatoes cook evenly. Read more...

Upgrade to a 240GB SSD For Just $90 Right Now

There's no need to wait for Black Friday if you want to buy an SSD for the holidays; I'm pretty confident that this is one of the best deals you're going to see for awhile. Read more...

“Ask Smithsonian” Videos Answer Scientific Questions in Plain Language

If you or your kids have always wondered about a quirky scientific question, the Smithsonian might have the answer. A series of free videos on their web site asks some of life's most interesting questions. Read more...

Top 10 Web Sites You Should Visit at Least Once a Year

Yearly checkups and other things we should do regularly—but not necessarily that often—can easily be forgotten over the other 364 days' full of events. Put these ten sites (or types of sites) on your calendar for your yearly visit, though, and you can save money, make sure your information is secure, and otherwise check if you're on track. Read more...

"Second Cousins," "Once Removed", and More Explained in Chart Form

With the holidays coming up, many of us are meeting relatives from our extended family. When they explain how they're related, some of the terms are confusing. This chart gives you an easy guide. Read more...

Avoid Accumulating "Truth Debt" by Comparing Honesty with Money

It can be easy to lie—especially when you're trying to stay out of trouble or avoid confrontation—but it can catch up with you. If you have trouble sticking to the truth, imagine each lie you tell as a charge on an imaginary truth credit card. Read more...

Cut a Rope or String without Any Tools Using Friction

If you ever need to cut through some rope or string and you don't have any tools around, you can use the strand to cut through itself with some friction and a little elbow grease. Read more...

The Science Behind Making the Perfect Jello Shot

Jello shots have become a tasty staple for parties all over. To get the perfect balance of flavor and texture, it all comes down to a strong binding gelatin and using the right booze. Read more...

Stringer Gives You More Control Over Music on Shuffle

iPhone: Shuffling your music is usually a pretty simple affair, but if you're looking for a bit more control, Stringer is an app that gives you a ton of control over how shuffle works. Read more...

Deadspin The Moment Chicago Radio Hosts Found Out On The Air That They Were Fired | Gizmodo The Best

Deadspin The Moment Chicago Radio Hosts Found Out On The Air That They Were Fired | Gizmodo The Best Vape Pen for Every Appetite | Jezebel Why Were Three Teenage Rape Victims Bullied Out of School in Oklahoma? | Kotaku World of Warcraft, Then And Now | Kinja Popular Posts Read more...

Build a Tiny Computer Hacking Tool with a Raspberry Pi

Kali is a great tool for testing the security of your network and the operating system works on just about everything that can run Linux. That includes the Raspberry Pi. What's even better is a new distribution that brings along support for a touchscreen. Read more...

Downgrade From iOS 8.1.1 to 8.1 If You Want to Jailbreak

iOS 8.1.1 was released earlier this week and includes a few small bug fixes. It also happens to break the current version of the iOS jailbreak. If you updated on accident and want to keep your ability to jailbreak, iDownloadBlog shows you how. Read more...

Save An Extra $25 on Basically Any Camera This Holiday Season

If you're planning on purchasing a new DSLR or compact system camera this holiday season, Amazon has a deal going that will save you $25 any listed price, including Black Friday deals. Read more...

"Coming Up with an Idea Is an Easy Thing. It's Hardest to Put it Down"

We're all full of ideas for things, but as Twilight Zone creator Rod Serling reminds us, coming up with an idea is easy, turning it into something is the hard part. Read more...

This Week's Most Popular Posts: November 14th to 21st

This week we learned what you can take from hotel rooms, what cellphones do to your spine, where the hardest places to live in the US are, and the tech skills Google recommends for software engineers. Here's a look back. Read more.....

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