Monthly Archives: July 2016

Sunday’s Best Deals: Robotic Vacuum, Kindle Ebooks, Lodge Skillet

Sunday’s Best Deals: Robotic Vacuum, Kindle Ebooks, Lodge Skillet

Samsung?s robotic vacuum, Kindle ebooks, and a Lodge skillet lead off Sunday?s best deals.

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GoldenHour.One Tells You the Perfect Time and Place to Take Photos

GoldenHour.One Tells You the Perfect Time and Place to Take Photos

iOS: We all know that golden hour is the hour
before sunset and the hour after sunrise when lighting is great for photography. There?s a bit more nuance to it than that, and this app helps photographers optimize golden hour to get the best possible pics.

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The Scientific Reason Some Couples Always Post Sugary-Sweet Status Updates

The Scientific Reason Some Couples Always Post Sugary-Sweet Status Updates

We?ve all seen couples who flood our timelines with photos of themselves on vacation, out to dinner, walking around, at home, doing nothing….you get the drift. A few aren?t an issue, but when it gets obsessive, there may be a psychological reason at play, and this Science of Us video explains why.

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Sunscreen Showdown: Creams vs. Sprays

Sunscreen Showdown: Creams vs. Sprays

Sunscreen is sunscreen, so you?d think the way you apply it doesn?t really matter, but choosing between cream or lotion and a spray-on sunscreen can impact the likelihood you?ll use it, the amount of coverage on your skin, and even the actual protection you get. Let?s find out which might be better for you in this sunscreen showdown.

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Go Incognito Opens Your Current Tab in Incognito Mode, Scrubs It from Your Browser History

Go Incognito Opens Your Current Tab in Incognito Mode, Scrubs It from Your Browser History

Chrome: Go Incognito does one simple, very useful thing: It opens your current tab in Incognito mode, then removes any reference to that tab from your browser history. You know, in case you click a link or open something and you just forgot to do it in Incognito Mode first. It?s happened to all of us.

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Windyty Is an Interactive Weather and Wind Map with Very Precise Data

Windyty Is an Interactive Weather and Wind Map with Very Precise Data

Windyty is a gorgeous weather map that?s overlaid with current temperature conditions, wind patterns, and can be customized to show as much or as little weather information as you deem necessary. You can add cloud cover, precipitation, and more, and there?s even an Android app to take it all with you on the go.

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Calculate Your Alcohol Calories For This Weekend, Right Now

Calculate Your Alcohol Calories For This Weekend, Right Now

How many calories are in your usual night at the bar? Even though beer will soon get nutrition labels
, and a few other drinks like cider already have them, doing math with calories is probably not part of your fun night out. Instead, here?s a calculator that will give you a good estimate before (or after) the fact.

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You Can Still Get Windows 10 For Free If You Use Assistive Technologies

You Can Still Get Windows 10 For Free If You Use Assistive Technologies

Microsoft?s free Windows 10 upgrade offer officially ended yesterday
. However, the company has left a loophole. If you need to use assistive technologies, you can still upgrade for free. Microsoft also isn?t verifying if you do.

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Learn Coding Skills for the Raspberry Pi and Minecraft With This Free Book

Learn Coding Skills for the Raspberry Pi and Minecraft With This Free Book

There are few things that go together better than Minecraft and the Raspberry Pi, and the little microcomputer meant to teach kids coding can do even more with Minecraft. The folks at MagPi, the official magazine of the Raspberry Pi Foundation, have a free PDF that teaches you everything you need to know.

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