How About An App For Your Bucket List?

This is a great idea. If you think about it, many catchphrases of lifehacking and productivity–like “inbox zero” and “getting things done”–are built on a framework of subtraction. You clear your to-do list, you cross things out and tick boxes, triage your email. Then you do it again, and again, and again. But what if…

Chocolate Fried Chicken? Sure

Just in case you thought you had tried everything. Neither sweet, sour, salty nor bitter, umami is a Japanese word used to describe a mouthwatering category that transcends humanity’s four basic taste sensations. It is also the name of an enormously successful Los Angeles burger joint-turned-national franchise, Umami Burger, that is reimagining this savory domain…

Secret To Perfect Hair: Use Conditioner BEFORE Shampoo

Okay. I’ll let someone else test this out. Like most women, my hair-washing ritual has always been hugely important to me. For as many years as I can remember, I have shampooed twice, then massaged conditioner from roots through to tips and waited two minutes before rinsing. A few woefully short, bouncy, glossy hours would…

You Can Put Your Selfie Through A Skinny Filter

More great news for people who can’t appreciate themselves as they are. For all the filters Instagram offers, none of them can give you a slimmer figure. But a couple from Phoenix set out to change this, creating SkinneePix, an iPhone app that allows users to ‘lose’ up to 15lbs, instantly. Created by Susan Green…