Most people have experienced the inevitable shower curtain attack, in which it slowly gets blown into the tub during a shower, thus the "attack." However, you can weigh your shower curtain down by clipping some binder clips to the bottom of it.
If you're in the market for a new Mac, it turns out you can take advantage of Apple's education discount without even being a student, just as long as you order online.
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It's easy to forget that you left something plugged in and find out the next day that you accidentally left a battery pack charging all weekend. However, by placing all of your charging devices in the middle of the room where they're easily visible is a great way to remember to unplug them when they're done charging.
We all know to duck for cover in a basement or other secure location when we're at home and a tornado strikes. However, if you happen to be traveling or are on your way home from work and you're caught in the midst of it, knowing what direction tornadoes usually move could help save your life.
We all know about the various running apps that we can take advantage of, such as RunKeeper, MapMyRun, and MyFitnessPal (more apps in the running app Hive Five). Most of them will track your time, route, and distance in real-time using your phone's GPS. However, another good use for these apps is tracking the…
Amazon is creating their own maps app over Google Maps, Shazam updates with TV tagging, Google acquires Snapseed photography app creator Nik Software, and Microsoft announces pricing for Office 2013 subscriptions.
When we think about dryer maintenance, most of us just clean out the lint filter and call it a day. However, if you really want your dryer to run efficiently—and more importantly, safely—doing a quick deep-cleaning is a must.
Google Chrome will soon have a Do Not Track feature, Verizon Galaxy Nexus no longer supports Google Wallet sideloading, Skype releases a new beta for Mac, and California sales tax on Amazon begins tomorrow.
If you tend to lose small items like bobby pins and paper clips, using an old Tic Tac dispenser can be the perfect storage solution for keeping them all together.
If you're sick of flipping switches all over your house just to turn the lights on, getting a set of remote control power switches may be the perfect solution.
Verizon and Sprint will not be supporting simultaneous voice and data on the iPhone 5, Verizon will be allowing FaceTime over 3G throughout all of its data plans, Apple's music-based social network Ping will officially close on September 30, and Nintendo unveils Nintendo TVii for the Wii U.
AT&T users can keep their unlimited data plans for the iPhone 5, iCloud Mail is down for the second day in a row, iTunes updates to 10.7 with support for new devices and iOS6, and Yelp brings gifts certificates to business pages.
Facebook is ditching HTML5 and going native in their upcoming Android app, Ubuntu One Music Store launches, Boot to Gecko gets ported to the Galaxy Nexus, and the Verizon Galaxy S3 gets a leaked Jelly Bean ROM.
The FBI was not the source of last week's Apple device ID leak, Amazon will let customers opt-out of Kindle ads for $15, Kindle for Mac updates with gestures and support for the Kindle 8 format, and Trillian for iOS updates with iPad support and a new user interface.
We all know you can add and subtract with your fingers, but if you're a little rusty on those multiplication tables, you can actually use your fingers to do easy multiplication too.
All of Amazon's Kindle Fires will be ad-supported, the updated Silk web browser for Kindles is tracking your browsing history, Bing is now the official search provider for Kindle Fires, and Fox plans to release its films three weeks before they come to disc for $15.
Maintaining a home can be costly, especially if you live in a large house with multiple floors and several bathrooms. You can save money on maintenance and monthly utility costs by downsizing your home.
Getting ready for work in the mornings can sometimes be a challenge, let alone just trying to get your butt out of bed. You can take a lot of stress out of your morning routine by creating a central landing area for your keys, wallet, shoes, etc.
Amazon releases a slew of new Kindles, the FCC has started a program to test the data speed claims of wireless carriers, the Sprint Galaxy Nexus gets updated to Jelly Bean, and Pogoplug adds support for Amazon Glacier,.