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Tell Your Roomba to Stop Sharing a Map of Your Home

The Roomba 900 Series offers a Clean Map Report, which maps your home as it vacuums, improving its movement and telling you how well it cleaned. But to get that map, according to customer service reps, you have to share it with Roomba’s creator iRobot. And that gives iRobot permission to give—or sell—your map. Which…Read […]

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Up Your Baking Game By Embossing Your Pastries

Have you ever stared at an empanada, willing it to tell you what delicious filling it contained within its pastry walls? If this scenario sounds familiar, I have good news: you can—as Twitter user @savelexi has shown us—emboss your pastry dough with identifying information, so you never have to wonder if you’re…Read more… Continue Reading […]

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There’s Now a Pro Version of the Insanely Popular Philips OneBlade, and It’s $14 Off Right Now

The Philips OneBlade is the shaver of choice for our entire staff (except Jillian), and one of the most popular products we’ve ever listed, but Philips recently raised the bar with the release of the OneBlade Pro, and Amazon’s running one of the first discounts we’ve seen on it to date.Read more… Continue Reading at […]

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Adobe Is Finally Killing Flash (For Real, This Time)

Here it is, hiding halfway down the company’s latest press release, like a guillotine in a crowded town square: “Adobe is planning to end-of-life Flash.” Boom. That’s the sound of the blade dropping, and Flash, finally, thankfully, mercifully dying. Because Adobe just killed it.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Muzzle Automatically Disables OS X Notifications When You Screen-Share

When you’re sharing your screen for a business or school presentation, you don’t want any notifications popping up, like a sext, a calendar notification for your therapist appointment, or a Slack DM about the problem client you’re currently presenting to. While Windows 10 has a built-in option to turn notifications…Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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How to Pack Your Whole Vacation Into a “Personal Item” Sized Bag

I just returned from a five-day trip to Paris, on a budget airline that charges a fee to bring a carry-on. I’m cheap, so that means everything had to fit in a small bag under the seat in front of me. Friends, I did it. You can, too.Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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Deadspin Don’t Look Now, But The Yankees Might Be Interested In Giancarlo Stanton | The Slot John Mc

Deadspin Don’t Look Now, But The Yankees Might Be Interested In Giancarlo Stanton | The Slot John McCain Will Return to Senate Tuesday to Vote On Healthcare Bill | The Root 3 Years After Jahi McMath Was Declared Dead, Family Still Fights to Have Her Death Certificate Overturned | Splinter San Diego Teacher Films…Read more… Continue Reading at http://lifehacker.com

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How to Make Pesto From Kitchen Scraps

In terms of savory no-cook sauces, it’s hard to beat pesto. You can spread it on bread, toss it with grilled vegetables, drizzle it on fish, or use it as a pasta sauce. Though it’s usually made with fresh basil, it can actually be made with almost any green thing, including kitchen scraps.Read more… Continue […]

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