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This weed company grows pot for your specific moods

Green Crack. Cat Piss. Blueberry Lambsbread. Alaskan Thunder Fuck.<p>Sure, names of cannabis strain can be fun, but they're also ridiculous, confusing, …

Cannabis

How to Use Your LinkedIn Profile to Power a Career Transition

Kenneth Andersson for HBR<p>Are you raring to change careers? Break into a whole new line of work that makes you leap out of bed, happy to go to work every day? Parlay personal passions into professional endeavors? Or focus on a different clientele, type of product, or service?<p>We all know the power of …

Small Business

Under Armour Used to Have Trouble Getting Attendees at Its Youth Camp to Wear Its Sneakers

Thanks to Stephen Curry, Under Armour's basketball line has come a long way, but just a few years the brand had trouble getting attendees at its own …

Shoes

Fujifilm's X-Pro2 is finally here

It’s four years since Fujifilm kicked off its X-Series range of mirrorless cameras at CES 2012 with the X-Pro1, and it’s hard to believe that we haven’t seen a new version of that camera since. Although Fujifilm has provided multiple firmware updates, and the camera has attained as close to classic …

Cameras

The 5 Best 'Car Mode' Apps for Android

In general, smartphones and cars don't mix—but this is mainly because you have to take your eyes off the road to poke around on your handheld gadget. …

Android SDK tutorial for beginners - what you need to know

Android development starts with the Android SDK (Software Development Kit). While there are many different programming languages and a host of IDEs (Integrated Development Environments) you can use to create an app, the SDK is a constant.<p>SDK provides a selection of tools required to build Android …

Android News

The Best Affordable Celebrity Style To Shop Now

Charting the best celebrity looks to shop under $250.<p>While it's easy to dress straight from the latest runways when you're a celebrity, these A-Listers prove it's still possible (and just as easy) to look chic in budget-friendly fashion. Click through to shop the latest celebrity looks, <b>all for</b> …

Nike Air Presto OG "Unholy Cumulus"

Another OG colorway for the style’s hyped return.<p>The triumphant return of Nike‘s Air Presto silhouette continues on its winning run with another famed colorway being brought back this summer. Known as one of the Air Presto’s original color releases, “Unholy Cumulus” features a light blue color …

Wallpaper of the Week by Yuri Krasnoshek

The wallpaper of this week is a really cool vector image created by Yuri Krasnoshek, and graphic designer from Limassol, Cyprus. For more information …

Graphic Design

The device that can help block wireless surveillance

A team of artists, technologists and designers in Germany have created a device which they believe can block wireless surveillance.<p>The machine, called Cyborg Unplug, works by detecting wireless networks in the surrounding area and then acting against that signal.<p>BBC Click spoke to the team about …

Surveillance

Bose Soundlink Color Bluetooth Speaker

Bose knows a thing or two about delivering full, high-quality sound through small speakers, and now they're taking that knowledge and pioneering …

Audiophile

What's killing your battery? Android's top 10 performance-sapping apps

Is your phone or tablet battery constantly reduced to a sliver of red on the screen? New research has found the worst performance-draining apps on Android devices, and Facebook is the biggest culprit.<p>It may seem to consume every spare moment of our lives, but the world's most famous social …

Apps

15 Best Browser Extensions for Social Media Marketers

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>There are a few actions I perform over and over again as I work through my social media marketing plan. Do you know the feeling? You click on the same few buttons or type in the same URL.<p>And then, one day, someone shows you a browser extension that …

15 common Android problems and how to fix them

Apps

6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

<b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves. You can serve it as a side dish, salad or dip. The vinaigrette is similar to the …

Cooking

Beats goes after runners, gym goers with new Bluetooth ear buds

Headphone maker Beats Electronics is launching a $200 pair of wireless ear buds that the company says would survive six days of sweaty, hour-long workouts without needing a recharge.<p>Athletes are already among the most prominent users of the earmuff-like, single-side-cord Beats headphones. It’s hard …

Evil Controllers goes next-gen with PS4 and Xbox One gamepads, custom controllers en route

If you still have money to burn after buying a PlayStation 4, an Xbox One (or both!) and games for each, Evil Controllers wants to help with that. The company's been churning out user-customized Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3 controllers for awhile, but now it's added the DualShock 4 and the Xbox One …

How to Create and Embed Your Own Custom Timeline on Twitter

Twitter announced a new custom-timeline feature within TweetDeck on Tuesday, which means users will be able to collect tweets and organize them into …

AMD's next desktop chip lands in January, merges CPU and GPU like never before

We've been waiting a long time for the AMD chip known as Kaveri, but at least now we have a date for its availability: January 14th. We also know that the flagship desktop part for FM2+ socket motherboards will be called the A10-7850K, that it'll use four Steamroller CPU cores clocked at 3.7GHz, …

Flite Launches A Free Online ‘Design Studio’ For Building HTML5 Ads

Hey, remember when people were still arguing about HTML5 versus Flash?<p>The battle seems long over at this point, with the rise of the iPhone essentially killing Adobe’s Flash platform, but Will Price, CEO of ad tech company Flite, said the transition has taken longer than you might think — it won’t …

Stunwall: A super simple web app to make your photos look gorgeous

Just came across Stunwall via Hacker News)which appears to be just a very simple way to upload a photo and add a filter to it. What makes this different to others I’ve seen is the elegance of the filters. They’re not too extreme by default and have a beautifully subtle, natural, feel to them.<p>You …

Google Maps adds Waze traffic data to the desktop, brings back Pegman

The dramatic overhaul of Google Maps on the desktop saw the world lose a good friend. That friend: Pegman. The tiny yellow avatar that you could drop almost anywhere to get instant access to Street View disappeared. Instead, the ground level perspective was accessed by first clicking on a point on …

Call of Duty: Ghosts launches ahead of new games consoles

<b>The creator of the latest Call of Duty video game has acknowledged that initial sales of the title are likely to be slower than last time round.</b><p>CoD: Ghosts launches weeks ahead of the release of Sony and Microsoft's new consoles.<p>As a result, Mark Rubin, studio head at developer Infinity Ward, said …

Activision Blizzard

Facebook giraffe riddle: why are your friends changing their profile pictures?

Pictures of giraffes are mysteriously appearing on Facebook in place of profile pictures, as users struggle to solve a riddle.<p>An emerging trend on Facebook has people changing their profile pictures to images of giraffes after failing to solve a tough riddle.<p>The riddle poses the question: ‘It’s …

Social Media

Hasselblad slaps some wood, $10,000 price tag on Sony's new A7

Let's imagine you've already crashed a Rolls Royce into a pool, flown to the moon and bought that "I Am Rich" iPhone app. What else are you meant to do with your cash? Well, thankfully, Hasselblad is willing to take around $10,000 off your hand in exchange for the Hasselblad Solar. In every other …

Microsoft's new iOS and Android Remote Desktop apps let you control a PC from a phone

Microsoft is providing a new way for iOS and Android users to access their Windows PCs today. A new Remote Desktop app is now available for both operating systems, letting you simply connect to a Windows PC and control it. While a number of third-party solutions have existed previously, including …

Asus RT-AC68U Dual-band Wireless-AC1900 Gigabit Router review: A cutting-edge Wi-Fi router that has it all - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The <b>Asus RT-AC68U Dual-band Wireless-AC1900 Gigabit Router</b> features powerful hardware, faster Wi-Fi technology, and useful features. The router delivers in all categories.<p><b>The Bad</b> The Asus RT-AC68U is expensive, not wall-mountable, and not everyone will immediately benefit from its new and …

Wi-Fi

Steam announces Family Sharing beta, for lending out your digital downloads

You probably thought family plans were just for cellular data. Well, sir or madame, you are wrong. Soon enough you'll be able to share games you purchased through Steam with your friends and family, as well. The king of downloadable gaming has just announced Steam Family Sharing, which will allow …

6 ways to delete yourself from the internet

Finally ready to get off the grid? It's not quite as simple as it should be, but here are a few easy-to-follow steps that should point you in the right direction.<p>If you're reading this, it's highly likely your personal information is available to the public. And by "public" I mean everyone …

Internet