Serghei Starus/Shutterstock Your kitchen is full of appliances, but they’re dumb. Technology, like smart speakers, lights, ovens, and faucets, can make cooking, cleaning, and grocery shopping easier. Creating a smart kitchen isn’t hard, and everyone in the home can benefit. Here’s how. Why a Smart Kitchen? Your kitchen is a room of productivity and mess. … Read more How to Set Up a Smart Kitchen
Anna Andersson Fotografi/Shutterstock Keeping a tidy and hygienic kitchen doesn’t have to be a huge chore. Here’s how to keep things orderly and clean with minimal effort. Start (and Finish) With a Clean Slate The easiest way to stay on top of your kitchen is to return it to a tidy state after you use … Read more Want a Clean Kitchen? Focus on These Practical Tips
One Of The Most Frequent Causes Of Power Outages In The U.S. Is? Squirrels Air Conditioner Use Ice Storms Lightning Strikes Think you know the answer?
George Dolgikh/Shutterstock.com Sony’s PS4 is notorious for slow download speeds, particularly the original 2014 model. This isn’t always down to hardware—software running in the background, Wi-Fi problems, and other network issues all play their part. Quick Speed Up Tips Follow a few basic tips to improve your download speeds on any device—not just the PS4. … Read more How to Speed Up Your PlayStation 4’s Downloads
Dean Drobot/Shutterstock Sun damage is real. Whether you’re hitting the beach, at a baseball game, or just spending some time outside, you should be using sunscreen. But first, you need to find a sunscreen that’s right for your skin. According to the American Academy of Dermatology, only 30% of Americans regularly use sunscreen, but why? The … Read more The Best Sunscreen for Beach Days or Everyday Use
Jacob Lund/Shutterstock It’s sunshine o’clock—do you know where your favorite sunglasses are? Whether you’ve misplaced your faves or never found a pair to love last summer, we’re here to help you pick the best shades. If you’re like us, chances are your former favorite sunglasses have been lost, damaged, broken, or otherwise compromised since last … Read more How to Choose Your New Favorite Sunglasses
Early Actors Imitated The Murmur Of Crowds By Repeating The Phrase? Rabble Rabble Murmur Murmur Walla Walla Whisper Whisper Think you know the answer?
Jony Ive may not be a household name, but in the tech world, he’s undoubtedly famous. He’s the person primarily responsible for the looks of the iPod, iPhone, Apple Watch, and even Apple’s new headquarters. Now he’s leaving Apple behind. Jony Ive first joined Apple in 1992 and immediately began to make his mark. The … Read more Daily News Roundup: Jony Ive, Designer of the iPod and iPhone, Is Leaving Apple
iFixit We’ve all seen those nifty wallpapers that show a 1:1 scale of the inside of your phone, but iFixit took that concept one step farther with its new Insight Case line. Your phone has never been so exposed. The basic concept is pretty simple: like the aforementioned wallpapers, these cases show what your iPhone … Read more Stuff We Like: iFixit’s New Cases Show What Your iPhone is Made Of
Microsoft Word comes with pre-built page settings for creating books. Whether you’re creating a memoir or event guide, these settings let you create a beautiful book or booklet, from start to finish. Create a Book or Booklet First, go ahead and open Word. It’s recommended that you adjust these setting before writing the content of … Read more How to Create a Book in Microsoft Word
Starting with Windows 10’s May 2019 Update, the login screen uses the blurred “Fluent Design” transparency found on the taskbar, Start menu, and elsewhere. If you’d like to see your lock screen background clearly, here’s how to disable the blur. If you disable the lock screen, Windows 10 jumps right to the login screen instead, … Read more How to Disable the Login Screen’s Background Blur on Windows 10
Linux offers six different ways to search, and each has its merits. We’ll demonstrate how to use find, locate, which, whereis, whatis, and apropos. Each excels at different tasks; here’s how to choose the right tool for the job. You’re spoiled for choice when it comes to commands for searching and finding in Linux. Why … Read more How to Use All Linux’s Search Commands