When to Drop Out of a Race Due to Heat

Photo: TORWAISTUDIO (Shutterstock) Throughout this brutally hot summer, I’ve been running a number of small road…

When Buying Points and Miles Is a Good Idea (and When It’s Not)

Photo: Olena Yakobchuk (Shutterstock) Buying points without a specific use in mind is typically a bad…

How to Get Started on the ‘Among Us VR’ Beta

Image: Innersloth Among Us needs no introduction: 2020 took care of that, introducing gamers and casual…

Keep These Things Updated on Your Pet’s Microchip (and How to Do It)

Photo: Lucky Business (Shutterstock) If your pet gets lost, a microchip can help bring it home.…

15 of the Easiest Plants to Propagate

Photo: AngieYeoh (Shutterstock) Houseplants spark joy. They add a splash of life and color to any…

Are You Ready for Skin Contact White Wine?

Photo: Foxys Forest Manufacture (Shutterstock) Choosing the right bottle of wine for a friend (or even…

How to See Your iPhone’s Battery Percentage All the Time Again

Photo: MichaelJayBerlin (Shutterstock) When you look at the battery icon on your iPhone, you get a…

How to Grind Your Way to a Better Cup of Coffee

Photo: Simonova Elena (Shutterstock) Every cup of coffee, good or bad, starts with a bean being…

Why You Should Add Horseradish to Your Blue Cheese Dressing

I am enthusiastic about blue cheese dressing. Whether on wings, a wedge, or a slice of…

Great, Now the Apple App Store Has Malware Too

Photo: Tada Images (Shutterstock) Apple’s devices and App Store are generally considered more secure compared to…

9 of the Cheapest, Healthiest Make-Ahead Breakfasts, According to Reddit

Photo: Ground Picture (Shutterstock) I’ve long been a fan of saving a smoothie for later, and…

11 Things You Can Do Now to Help Prevent Dementia Later

Photo: Breitformat (Shutterstock) If you have a loved one with dementia, I’m sure you’ve thought, “how…

This iPhone App Might Actually Help You Break Your Social Media Addiction

Screenshot: Joel Cunningham I am just full of advice about social media, most of which can…

How to Get the Stink Out of Musty-Smelling Clothes

Photo: Breitformat (Shutterstock) Wearing damp jeans is no fun because they are uncomfortable. Wearing jeans that…

This Is the Easiest, Fastest Way to Portion Your Homemade Meatballs

I love cooking but hate tedium, so I tend to gravitate towards dishes that don’t have…

The Most Annoying Microsoft Edge Features Everyone Should Disable

Photo: monticello (Shutterstock) Now that Microsoft Edge is based on the Chromium engine (the same engine…

Your Tacos Need Structural Support

Photo: Allie Chanthorn Reinmann Getting tacos to stand up has always been a challenge. Unless you…

Do You Need Locket, the Latest Trendy Photo-Sharing App?

Screenshot: Lindsey Ellefson The latest hot photo-sharing app, Locket, recently raised $12.5 million in funding, making…

What to Do If You Win the Lottery

The A.V. Club Deadspin Gizmodo Jalopnik Jezebel Kotaku Lifehacker Quartz The Root The Takeout The Onion…

Turn Your Mac’s Caps Lock Into Something Useful

Photo: Octofocus2 (Shutterstock) These days, Caps Lock’s main purpose is to inadvertently make it seem like…