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Science Suggests You Should Not Shower Every Day Anymore

We start our day by taking a shower and we finish the day same way. However, is showering every day necessary? Know here why you shouldn’t shower …

Stephen Hawking’s New Black Hole Theory Might Reveal The History Of The Universe

The black hole is famously so dense, not even light can escape it. But something can, or at least it can linger at the edges. This is the centerpiece of Stephen Hawking’s new theory about black holes.<p>For a long time, the general theory about black holes explained that they have no particular …

Physics

Remix OS is Android for the desktop, and it works with nearly any PC

But this isn't plain Android on a plastic box; instead, it's Remix OS, a customized fork of the software that looks more like Windows or Chrome OS than it does Android. There's a start menu. You can swipe in from the right side for a notification tray a la Windows 10 and OS X. You can right click! …

Apps

Six things Samsung needs to do in 2016

When the year comes to a close, it's a great time to look at what we're going to expect in the new year. We always like to play armchair quarterback …

Report: Samsung Galaxy S7 to have software optimization that rivals the iPhone

This year’s Samsung Galaxy S6 finally brought the major shakeup in design that many had long been hoping for, alongside tweaks and improvements to Touchwiz that made it a bit more streamlined than in years past. While the Galaxy S6 and S6 Edge weren’t without their faults, there’s no denying that …

Samsung Galaxy S3 gets Android 6.0 Marshmallow, courtesy of CyanogenMod 13

Do you happen to have a Galaxy S3 lying around? Guess what, you can now run Android 6.0 Marshmallow on the device, courtesy of CyanogenMod 13.<p>Samsung’s flagship smartphone of 2012, the one that sold over 50 million units by mid-2013, is hands-down one of the company’s most popular phones ever. Of …

ClearView Gestures for Android launches apps with a swipe

While our phones are getting better at handling multiple tasks, switching between them to get things done still takes more than a couple of taps.<p>ClearView Gestures makes it a lot easier: the free tool lets you draw a squiggle to launch apps, make calls or compose a text message to anyone, no matter …

90-Second Workout

90 seconds — that’s all it takes.<p>(Yes, I’m serious.)<p>If you can make it through this routine, you’re going to get a nice, super-short workout to help you stay active and consistently burn calories, stimulate muscle growth, and keep fat off your midsection.<p>Also, as an added benefit, adding this …

13 Harsh Reasons Why You Are Nowhere Near Success

Here are 13 harsh, yet truthful indicators as to why you are nowhere near success at this very point in time.<p>1 – You procrastinate<p>Actions speak …

17 wild uses for your old Android smartphone

People upgrade their smartphone — on average — once every two years. And every time, you're faced with the same question: What to do with the old device?<p>Bin it? Sell it? Give it to a friend?<p>As it happens, there's a litany of creative uses for an old Android smartphone, that can make your life — and …

11 Tips For Engineering Students

Every year I try to write a blog post or a Facebook publication that is destined essentially for new <b>Esprit students</b>. And even though my experience is …

Communication Skills

Jailbreak & Tech News - iOS 11.3.1, iOS 12 & Apple

iOS

Google's new Meter app for Android turns your wallpaper into a live widget

Google is tinkering again, this time bringing a live wallpaper that may actually be useful. Meter, a project from Google’s Creative Lab, will tell you when you might want to charge your device or use cellular instead of Wi-Fi.<p>Conceptually, the wallpaper also acts as a widget, which displays …

This iPhone 6 Cover Is Finally as Productive as You

The Back of Your iPhone 6 Can Finally Be as Productive as You<p>Available to Premium &<br>Purple Members<p>PSFK’s CXI 2018 conference brings to life key trends …

This ‘power router’ can charge your phone from across the room

Battery life is still the number one complaint about smartphones. Searching for outlets and fumbling with cables has become a common daily routine. …

They're called 'electric highways,' and they might change everything about how we drive.

Later this year, English engineers will begin testing a project that could revolutionize how we fuel our cars.<p>Called "electric highways," the …

A close-up look at Samsung's new $99 Gear VR

The newly announced Gear VR is a milestone for Samsung and Oculus. It's the first virtual reality headset either has released without the safety net of an "Innovator Edition" or "Development Kit" label. It's coming out at the beginning of the holiday season — Samsung is openly hoping it becomes one …

Virtual Reality

OnePlus 2 vs Samsung Galaxy S6

There was a lot of fanfare surrounding the launch of OnePlus 2, with OnePlus following the same pattern of planned leaks and teasers it used with the original. The OnePlus 2 does get a lot right, but it’s not without its flaws, which raises the question: does it stand up to its moniker of “flagship …

How to root Android ? with Frameroot

How to root a Android Phone device<p><b>How to root android phone</b> is the trending question that most people want the answer to. It is quite simple really …

Video: How to Clean Your Camera Sensor to Remove Dust Spots

When particles of dust and debris get on your camera sensors, they can cause frustrating spots in your shots that ruin entire batches of photographs. …

Cleaning

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Best Stuff<p>Find a toothpaste that suits your specific needs.<p>By Adam Hurly4 days agoView More<p>Hair Gods<p>See the Avengers star's new facial hair swerve …

Man who traveled to every country in the world before turning 40 reveals the 3 items he never travels without

And he did it by the time he turned 37 years old, a pretty impressive accomplishment considering all the obscure countries he had to visit.<p>It's thanks to three very simple items that Garfors made it through these countries: <b>a printed-out itinerary, a small notepad, and a pen.</b><p>His itinerary included …

Mirror your Android device on your Mac or PC with Vysor

There are plenty of ways to mirror your smartphone onto your desktop, but none are as apparently easy (or snappy) as this one. Vysor has been cooked-up by AllCast creator Koush as a seamless way to mirror your Android device's display onto a Windows, Linux or Mac computer. All you'll need to do is …

Here's What Happened to 1 Man When He Ate 40 Teaspoons of Sugar a Day

It wasn't pretty.<p>Sugar is everywhere and it's in so much of the food that makes up a Western diet, but for the past six years, Australian filmmaker Damon Gameau has managed to steer relatively clear of added sugars. He then voluntarily decided to consume 40 teaspoons of sugar a day (or the amount …

Skin Cancer Checker App, SkinVision, Snags $3.4M To Move Beyond Moles

Can an app warn you that you might have skin cancer? Digital health startup SkinVision is using smartphone tech and vision algorithms to allow consumers to track changes to their moles. Users of its iOS and Android apps, which have been downloaded some 200,000 times since launch back in 2011, take …

Digital Health

10 free Google Cardboard apps you need to try out

The Google Cardboard virtual reality headset and app platform has been out for a while now. It was introduced at the Google I/O developer conference in June 2014, but it’s not the most well understood technology out there. Perhaps the best way to understand it is to try it out. Fortunately, Google …

Virtual Reality

White bread could lead to depression, research finds

Older women who eat white bread and rice found to have greater risk of depression, according to research<p>White bread and rice could increase the risk of depression in older women, suggests new research.<p>But whole grain foods, roughage and vegetables could cut it.<p>Hormone changes prompted by refined …

12 Easy-to-Follow Moves That Chisel Your Core

There are way more important reasons to strengthen your core than bikini-clad weekends, and you don't need a ton of crazy equipment and a gym membership to sculpt a strong and sexy midsection! The following 12 easy-to-follow exercises use your own body's weight to tone up your tight midsection. …

Workouts