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Choosing Wisely Helps You Make Better Decisions at the Doctor

As a general rule, it’s safe to assume medical professionals have our best interests at heart. They aren’t perfect, though, and neither are we. Choosing Wisely is a web site that can help you make better decisions and save money on unnecessary tests or medications. Choosing Wisely is a joint campaign between Consumer Reports and […]

Even More Free Android Credit, Apple Gear Galore, Surface Pro Preorder

Since Amazon Coins are so in vogue right now, here’s another way to score some freebies. Amazon is giving away $10 in Appstore credit with the purchase of select gift cards. Options include Subway, Starbucks, cinema chains, Whole Foods, and a ton more, so chances are you’ll find one that you’ll use anyway. [$10 Amazon […]

Hover Adds Gesture Control to Arduino and Raspberry Pi Projects

If you’re making a DIY electronics project and need some type of input, Hover is a simple little add-on that makes it easy to add gesture and touch controls to your projects. Hover is pretty straight forward. You’ll get a small sensor that you can connect to an Arduino or Raspberry Pi. Then you can […]

Don’t Buy Anything For the First Half Hour at a Farmer’s Market

To avoid wasting food and money at a farmer’s market, celebrity chef Geoffrey Zakarian recommends not buying anything at all for the first 30 minutes you’re there. Farmer’s markets have every fresh fruit and vegetable you could ever want, so it’s easy to go overboard. Zakarian shares a way to prevent that: First things first: […]

22tracks Provides Simple Streaming Music with No Account Necessary

If you want to find and listen to some new music without having to make an account or pick out any songs, 22tracks has you covered. All you need is your browser. 22tracks gets its name for having 22 tracks in every available music playlist. You can browse by city—Amsterdam, Brussels, London, Paris—and genre, and […]

This Week’s Most Popular Posts: May 16th to 23rd

This week we defeated our bad breath, translated words for free, discovered everything Google Now can do, and learned how far our money goes in different cities. Here’s a look back. How to Defeat Bad Breath Once and For AllHow to Defeat Bad Breath Once and For AllHow to Defeat Bad Breath Once and For […]

Why It’s Best to Praise Effort and Achievement

There’s a lot of debate over whether effort should be praised over achievement. Weblog Inc. suggests that both are important—and there’s an easy way to incorporate each into your feedback. We’ve talked about praising effort over achievement when dealing with your children, but it’s something that you can apply to everyone in your life. Jeff […]

Pushbullet Now Syncs All Your Notifications Across any Android Device

Android: One of the problems with using multiple Android devices like a phone and a tablet is that dismissing notifications on one device doesn’t clear them from another. Pushbullet’s latest update aims to fix this by syncing notifications across all devices. Pushbullet uses Android’s notification listening service (which means this feature only works on Android […]

If You’re Under 40, Stop Optimizing Your Retirement Plan and Just Save

It’s never too early to start planning for your retirement. That’s the conventional wisdom. And while it holds true broadly speaking—your 20s and 30s are a good time to start thinking about retirement—it may not be necessary to stress over the finer details of returns on investments until later. As finance blog Financial Uproar points […]

​Ask Dr. Nerdlove: I’m So Jealous Of Happy Couples

Hello Internet! Welcome to Ask Dr. NerdLove, the only dating advice column written entirely with a Valyrian steel pen. This week, we’re handling the emotional dark side of dating – how to handle things when jealousy, bitterness, resentment and fear are getting the best of you and slowing your progress. Is it better to confront […]

Pixelmator 3.2 Adds New Repair Tool, Lock Layer Support, and More

Mac: Pixelmator, our pick for the best image editing software for Mac, got updated today with a few handy new features. Included in the update is a new repair tool, support for locked layers, and more. The Best Image Editing App for Mac OS XThe Best Image Editing App for Mac OS XThe Best Image […]

Getting a Cheap Hotel: Does It Matter What Booking Site You Use?

There are countless hotel booking sites out there, but how do you decide which one to use? They all deliver a wide range of search results when you’re looking for a hotel, and it’s hard to tell if there are any differences. I decided to do some testing and find out which sites offer the […]

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