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The Reddit Forum Furore Explained

Over the past few days, you may have heard about the self-imposed shutdown affecting the popular news and entertainment forum Reddit. Here’s what you need to know.


Soothe A Burnt Tongue With Salt Water

Burning your tongue on a hot drink or hot food is zero fun. One surprising thing that could soothe your pain? A salt water rinse.


Get The Old Apple Music Interface Back (Sort Of)

Apple Music launched yesterday, and with it came a whole new design in Music app. If you’re not a fan, you can sort of get back the old look with a Settings toggle.


How To Fix An iTunes Library Corrupted After Enabling Apple Music

Apple Music arrived this week on both iOS and desktop. With it came some problems though. Namely, users are reporting that when iCloud Music Library is enabled, their iTunes libraries are getting messed up. Here’s the fix.


Your Horrifying Stories Of Working At Startups

We asked for your nightmare tales of startup employment. Did you ever deliver — sending narratives of woe, scams, drugs, psychotic managers, drinking at your desk and more hookers than a venture capitalist could handle. These are your stories.


A Gadget Won't Stop Idiot Drivers Texting

A new gadget promises to stop drivers texting while on the road. The technology might be sound, but it won’t make a lick of difference. Instead, people need to be shamed into not being stupidly dangerous.


How To Turn Off The Automatic Subscription Renewal In Apple Music

Apple Music launched today and to get you to use the service, Apple is giving you three months for free. It also automatically signs you up for an auto-renewal payment option after that trial ends. Here’s how to turn that off.


How To Hide Apple Music

Apple’s made Apple Music front and centre of the new iOS 8.4 Music app, which means it’s annoying if you don’t want to use it. Thankfully, it’s pretty easy to switch off.


How To Make Sense Of The Confusing New Apple Music App

Apple Music was released today, and if you’ve been using the iOS Music app for a while, it’s now a confusing mess of new options and weirdness. Let’s take a look at where the heck everything went and how to use it.


The Crazy Science Of Road Rage Explained

No matter how calm of a person you are, driving has a tendency to bring out the worst in us. Perhaps it’s the personal armour of being in a steel case on wheels, but road rage feels different than regular old rage. Let’s take a look at why that is.