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Four Holiday Lists To Avoid

December 5, 2016 7:48 pm

December is a busy month for so many reasons, not the least of which are the holidays. With a lot of fun to be had and so much that must…

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GoPro releases the $299 Karma Grip handheld stabilizer

December 5, 2016 6:00 am

The GoPro Karma Grip is now available. The camera maker announced today that the handheld stabilizer is for sale in select stores and GoPro.com for $299. This is the same handheld grip that shipped with the Karma drone — at least before the drone was recalled for battery issues. The Karma Grip competes directly with […]

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Amplify lets you play synchronized songs across every phone in the room

December 5, 2016 6:00 am

Say you’re at a party, and someone wants to get a silent disco going. Everyone opens their phone, someone yells “play,” and hopefully everyone gets it started at the same time. Well, that works, but it could be better. So at the TechCrunch Disrupt London 2016 Hackathon, a few developers in the United Kingdom built […]

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How to Care for a Freshly Cut Christmas Tree (8 photos)

December 5, 2016 6:00 am

Artificial trees may have increased in popularity, but for the purist, only a real tree will do. No matter how realistic it looks, an artificial tree can’t compete with the scent and feel of a real evergreen. It’s a living part of nature that, for a short time, we give a place of honor in […]

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A Backyard Horse Barn Becomes a Home Office and Guest Quarters (9 photos)

December 5, 2016 6:00 am

Many of us dream of having a backyard shed or studio to spend time in. Annie Mennes’ backyard escape came in the form of a dilapidated horse barn on her property in New York’s Hudson Valley. “As an architect, I loved it,” she says. Mennes, who runs her own architecture firm from home, appreciated the… […]

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Seven 2017 Home Trends You're Going To Want Now

December 4, 2016 1:45 pm

We know what you're thinking: New year, new style. But if you're getting ready to make some updates to your home or incorporate some stylish new pieces, how do you…

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6 Great Holiday Decor Ideas To Amp Up Your Curb Appeal

December 4, 2016 1:45 pm

Stumped about how to make your home stand out at the holidays for all the right reasons? You don't have to clean out Home Depot's inflatable character aisle to make…

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Augmented reality treatment reduces phantom pain in missing limbs

December 3, 2016 5:57 am

Phantom limb pain is a mysterious ailment: people with amputations experience aches and acute pains in an arm or leg that isn’t there — making the problem notoriously difficult to treat. But a new type of therapy using augmented reality is surprisingly effective at reducing even the most intractable phantom pain. Read More Tech Crunch […]

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Copy and paste trick could unlock iOS 10 devices in Lost Mode

December 3, 2016 5:57 am

Lost and stolen iOS devices could be at risk if ne’er-do-wells learn of this blunt-force method of getting past Activation Lock. No special equipment or technical know-how is required, which means any geek off the streets can do it. Fortunately, it’s easily fixed — but until that happens, you might want to be a little […]

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A Contractor's Secrets to Hanging Holiday Decor (17 photos)

December 3, 2016 5:57 am

Whether you’re looking for a spot to put up your Christmas wreath for a week or need something more permanent, hanging decor on the exterior or interior of your home can be tricky sometimes. Where you’re hanging it makes all the difference. Here are a few of my favorite ways to hang things on Sheetrock,… […]

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