Pick the Second Cheapest Wine at a Restaurant for the Best Value

Wine has so many varieties and varying degrees of value that it can be intimidating to order when you're out to dinner. Gerald Morgan Jr, Sommelier at Simplified Wine, has some tips on choosing and ordering wine that can help alleviate the confusion and intimidation. » 7/30/14 4:00pm Today 4:00pm

Use an Empty Wine or Liquor Bottle as a Rolling Pin

If you're like me and rarely take the time to bake anything, a rolling pin is probably not something you have in your kitchen. In the event the baking bug bites, you can use an empty glass bottle in a pinch to roll out your dough. » 7/29/14 4:00pm Yesterday 4:00pm

Roll Your Sweat Pants like an Army Ranger to Save Packing Space

It's always good to travel with at least one comfortable pair of sweat pants or pajama bottoms. If you're looking a slick, space-saving way to pack them, YouTuber CrazyRussianHacker is back to demonstrate how to roll your sweats Ranger-style. » 7/28/14 4:00pm Monday 4:00pm

Basic Home Security Systems are Not as Safe as You Might Think

Many of us feel completely safe in a home protected by an automated security system, but security researchers Logan Lamb and Silvio Cesare found some easily replicated ways to get past some of the most popular security system brands. » 7/28/14 3:30pm Monday 3:30pm

Drink Less Alcohol to Help Keep Mosquitoes Away

They buzz in your ear, give you relentlessly itchy bites, and they are the world's biggest killer. Mosquitoes may go down in history as the worst pest of all time, and a recent study suggests that having a cold one could draw them to you. » 7/28/14 3:00pm Monday 3:00pm

Four Uses for Your Printer (Beyond Basic Paper)

You can find a printer in almost every household that has a computer, but these machines are capable of printing on things beyond plain copy paper. Here are some of the best non-plain copy paper things you can do with your printer. » 7/28/14 8:00am Monday 8:00am

The Most Common Hidden Hotel Fees (and How to Avoid Them)

When you book a hotel room with a decent travel booking site, you might think that you're getting a great deal. Then when you arrive you're hit with fees you didn't know about. Here are some of the most common culprits and a few things you can do to avoid them. » 7/24/14 10:00am 7/24/14 10:00am