Prepare Now to Avoid the Effects of Seasonal Affective Disorder

Winter is just beginning, and with it comes the winter blues, or worse, Seasonal Affective Disorder. The time to start prepping for those dark and gloomy cold-weather days is now. » 11/21/14 4:30pm Yesterday 4:30pm

Next Glass Knows If You'll Love a Beer or Wine By Scanning the Label

iOS/Android: Using the description of a bottle of beer or wine to see if you'll like it can be hit or miss. Next Glass is a new app that uses a huge database of drinks, your tastes, and your smartphone's camera to tell you—just by scanning the label—if you'll love or hate a drink before you buy it. » 11/20/14 6:00am Thursday 6:00am

What's The Best Android Phone? 

Now is a great time to go shopping for an Android phone, but there are tons of options. Sure, you can judge them by check-box features like processor speed, screen size, or battery life, but that's only part of the picture. We want a complete view, and to hear which ones you think are the best this year. » 11/20/14 5:00am Thursday 5:00am

Most Popular Wallet: The BMF Wallet

A wallet doesn't just have to be a plastic sleeve you toss your stuff in and put in your pocket. The best ones look great, are well made, and will last a lifetime. Last week, we asked you for your favorites, and after tons of nominations, looked at the five best wallets. Now it's time to crown the community favorite. » 11/19/14 2:15pm Wednesday 2:15pm

How to Deal with a "Drive-By" Manager That's Never Around

Picture this: Your boss stops by your desk and casually lists a half-dozen things they'd like you to do. They then vanish before you have time to ask them clarifying questions about it. That's the dreaded drive-by manager. They may mean well (or they may not), but you’ll need to adapt, adjust, and "manage up." Here… » 11/19/14 8:00am Wednesday 8:00am

ThreadFlip Makes It Easy to Buy and Sell Gently Used Women's Clothing

There are plenty of great places to buy bargain used clothes or sell your old stuff for cash, but ThreadFlip is unique because it both caters entirely to womens' clothing, and it stands between buyers and sellers to handle the details of payment and shipping. The goal is to make buying and selling that much easier. » 11/18/14 8:30am Tuesday 8:30am

Wiper Offers Encrypted Calls and Text Messages You Can Erase Later

iOS/Android: There's certainly no shortage of apps that promise to let you send secure texts, photos, and more and then delete them from the recipient's phone later, but Wiper is one of the first to do that and add in encrypted voice calls. It's free, and you can control when the messages you've sent get erased. » 11/18/14 5:30am Tuesday 5:30am

This Guide to Holiday Shipping Ensures Your Gifts Arrive on Time

The holiday season is pretty much here, and before you know it it'll be time to mail packages and gifts to friends and loved ones around the globe. If you want to make sure everything gets where it's going on time, this graphic puts shipping cutoff dates on an easy-to-read chart. » 11/18/14 5:00am Tuesday 5:00am

The Right Way to Thaw a Turkey Before Thanksgiving

It's not too early to plan your Thanksgiving menu, assuming you're the one doing the cooking this year, and if a turkey is on the menu, knowing when to thaw it is critical. The last thing you want is to try and roast a half-frozen turkey. This video from America's Test Kitchen will help you do it right. » 11/18/14 4:30am Tuesday 4:30am

How to Safely Share Your Home Wi-Fi with Friends

You probably work hard to make sure your Wi-Fi network is secure. That's important, but sometimes—when you have guests over or host events, for example—sharing is good too. Here's how to share your Wi-Fi without compromising your security. » 11/17/14 10:00am Monday 10:00am

Five Best Wallets

A wallet doesn't have to just be a place to carry your ID, credit cards, and cash—the best ones are stylish, useful, light, and affordable. We asked you which ones you thought fit the ticket, and after over a hundred nominees, we're checking out some of the best, based on your suggestions. » 11/16/14 8:00am 11/16/14 8:00am

Everything You Need to Know to Have a Classy One-Night Stand

When it comes to one-night stands, it may be easy to just say "don't do it," but that's no fun. If you do decide to follow someone home and end the evening on a high note (hopefully, anyway), this video is packed with tips to make sure you do it right and keep it classy. Well, as classy as possible, anyway. » 11/13/14 4:30pm 11/13/14 4:30pm

Most Popular Credit Union: Navy Federal Credit Union

If you're looking for a better place to put your money, a credit union is a great option with generally superior financial products and customer service when compared to a big bank. Last week we asked you for your favorites, then looked at the five best credit unions. Now we're back to highlight your favorite. » 11/12/14 2:15pm 11/12/14 2:15pm