10
Jan 20

Hallelujah, Even the Sims Can Have Tiny Houses Now


We cant wait to move our virtual characters in.
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28
Dec 19

5 Outdated Household Features That Will Soon Be Extinct


Watch out! These are on the endangered species list.
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08
Dec 19

The Free App That Changed My Relationship With My Long-Distance Best Friend


Ask me about my childhood friends and it won’t be long before I start gushing about the (free!) app that’s given me my high school BFF back.
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25
Mar 19

Your Phone Needs Spring Cleaning, Too—Here Are 5 Things That Could be Slowing You Down


We have a step-by-step guide to get you started on a cleaner, smarter device.
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20
Mar 19

It’s Time to Marie Kondo Your Inbox—Here Are 9 Proven Ways to Do It


We tapped a few productivity experts to provide some tips on how to bring the magical art of tidying up to your inbox.
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12
Nov 18

Is It Bad That My Phone Charger Is Always Plugged In?

We’ve all heard that “overcharging” your phone (aka leaving it plugged in after sufficiently charging the battery) can reduce your phone battery’s effectiveness over time. But have you ever wondered about the charger itself? With your cord plugged into the wall (behind the bed, next to the sofa) around the clock, could your charging setup be costing you money or posing a safety hazard?

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30
Oct 18

This Treat-Dispensing Mobile Camera Follows Your Pets Around Like a Personal Videographer

Move over, Roomba. There’s a new way to terrorize, I mean, follow your furry friend’s every move when you’re not home. It’s the world’s first mobile pet camera—complete with a built-in treat dispenser.

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30
Aug 18

The Best Wireless Bluetooth Headphones — The Best List

Safe to say, Bluetooth headphones are pretty much standard for everyday listening right now. Whether you’re commuting with a podcast, exercising with a playlist, or just trying to make a phone call, it’s easy to enjoy the physical flexibility of wireless headphones. If you’re an iPhone user, your device doesn’t even have a headphone jack anymore (quelle horreur!), so wireless is really your only option these days.

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03
Jul 18

Sir James Dyson Thinks This Common Feature Is Going to Disappear from Homes

Sir James Dyson, the ingenious inventor who gave us both the indispensable Dyson vacuums (I have two!) and those intense Dyson hand dryers, is gracing us with some new wisdom. The forward-thinker spoke to Recode about his ideas on design, devices, and which uber-common home feature will soon be a thing of the past.

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02
Jul 18

How I Developed an Obsession with Real Estate Apps

My daily use of real estate apps started off as a justifiable act: my husband, Kumar, and I we were in the market for a house after receiving the news that he’d matched for a gastroenterology fellowship in Milwaukee, Wisconsin. At the time, we were living in New York City, paying budget-breaking rent for a tiny apartment. Thus, we figured—why not put our money into a small starter home when we move? We wanted a yard for our two little dogs to run around in. We wanted enough floor space to unfold a yoga mat. And just the idea alone of having a guest bedroom instead of a guest blow-up mattress enticed me to use every bathroom break at work to scour online listings of houses for sale in our desired neighborhoods. I even clicked on the Zillow, Redfin, and Trulia apps on my phone underneath the table during meetings.

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