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Learn How to Tie 12 Useful Knots with This Visual Guide

Learn How to Tie 12 Useful Knots with This Visual Guide

If the only knot you know involves tying your shoes, then this infographic provides clear, step-by-step instructions on tying some of the most useful knots out there. The infographic, from Fix.com, covers knots that can be used for camping, boating, fishing, but these knots can be used almost anywhere. It shows you how to tie […]

The SOAR App Provides Tools to Help You Conquer Your Fear of Flying

The SOAR App Provides Tools to Help You Conquer Your Fear of Flying

Being afraid to fly is pretty common, and a lot of that fear comes from the unknown. The SOAR app on iOS and Android provides you information on flying and airliners from an experience commercial pilot to help make your flight less stressful. How I Beat My Fear of Flying How I Beat My Fear […]

This List Helps You Decide If Your Dog Needs Winter Protection Gear

This List Helps You Decide If Your Dog Needs Winter Protection Gear

You want to do everything you can to make sure your dog is safe and comfortable, and even more so in winter. You can wrap them up in booties to shield their paws or sweaters to keep their bodies warm. Even if your dog is traditionally well-suited to cold temperatures, this list will help you […]

The CES Coverage Bag

The CES Coverage Bag

It’s CES this week and that means tons of journalists are flooding into Las Vegas to cover the gadget-centric event. Tested’s Will Smith shares his setup, which includes both essential travel gear and mobile podcasting equipment. The bag’s a Rickshaw messenger bag. Here’s what’s inside: (3) Studio Lavalier mics Micro USB/Mini USB/Thunderbolt/Lighting/Ethernet cables/converters Joby GorillaPod […]

Turn Leftover Candy Canes Into Infused Vodka

Turn Leftover Candy Canes Into Infused Vodka

Now that Christmas is over, you might have some leftover candy canes. Stores are selling them at 50% off or more. Keep the spirit lasting into the new year by turning it into peppermint vodka. We’ve covered infused vodkas like coffee or bacon and the concept here is the same. Crush up some candy canes, […]

Create an ABLE Account If You Have a Child With a Disability

Create an ABLE Account If You Have a Child With a Disability

If you’re a parent or a guardian of a child with a disability, you know the added costs of raising a child in this situation. The Achieving a Better Life Experience (ABLE) Act lets you create a tax-free savings account for your child without jeopardizing other public assistance. Until this act, you couldn’t save more […]

Check Out Your Twitter Analytics with the iOS App

Check Out Your Twitter Analytics with the iOS App

Even if you don’t pay attention to your Klout or other scores, you might be curious about the reach of your tweets. Twitter Analytics are typically for business clients, but now anyone with the iOS app can see these stats. These stats only work on the iOS version of the official Twitter app (for now). […]

Think of Budgets Like Training Wheels Rather than Absolute Rules

Think of Budgets Like Training Wheels Rather than Absolute Rules

Many of us are looking to save money, or at least be more aware when we spend it. Budgets are great tools to guide spending, but if they’re too rigid, you won’t follow them. Try to see them like training wheels and you’re more likely to stay on track. Top 10 Tricks for Building the […]

Unplug That Second Refrigerator When It’s Not In Use

Unplug That Second Refrigerator When It’s Not In Use

Often, when someone buys a new refrigerator, they’ll take the old working fridge and move it to the basement or garage. That’s a huge waste of energy. Keep it unplugged unless you actually need it. The Washington Post discusses why your older fridge probably isn’t energy efficient. Steven Nadel, executive director of the American Council […]

RockMyRun Syncs Your Music to Your Heart Rate

RockMyRun Syncs Your Music to Your Heart Rate

iOS: Syncing your music’s beats per minute (BPM) to your heart rate energizes your workout, especially if you’re doing interval training. RockMyRun reads data from a Bluetooth heart rate monitor and adjusts the music to match. Find The Right BPM for Your Perfect Running Playlist with This Chart Find The Right BPM for Your Perfect […]

Dark Pans Cook Faster, So Adjust Your Time And Temperature

Dark Pans Cook Faster, So Adjust Your Time And Temperature

If you’re doing everything right in the recipe and your cakes and cookies come out burned, it could be your oven calibration. If you’re using dark pans, you’ll need to adjust your cooking time and temperatures. Calibrate Your Oven with Sugar, Keep Its Temperature Steady with a Pizza Stone Calibrate Your Oven with Sugar, Keep […]

Keep Air Straws Attached to Compressed Air Cans With a Drinking Straw

Keep Air Straws Attached to Compressed Air Cans With a Drinking Straw

Air straws help you pinpoint what you’re spraying from a can. It can be air, a lubricant, or paint. We’ve got tips on what to do if you lose that straw, but a drinking straw attached to the can helps prevent you from losing it in the first place. Replace a Lost Compressed Air Straw […]

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