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5 Apps That'll Help You Solve Any Color Challenge

Download these to find your perfect palette.<p>In a world where there are countless shades of beige alone, it's no wonder finding a great paint color can take months. Luckily, a new generation of apps for iPhone and Android aim to take some of the guesswork out of the process.<p>Coolors<p><i>Best for: Finding</i> …

When are expensive cables worth it?

There are few things that come in as wide a variety of prices as cables and interconnects. HDMI cables, for instance, can run from $1 to over $1,000 for the same length. USB cables can be similarly cheap or high-end. Speaker cable is even more extreme, from pennies per foot, to hundreds of dollars …

5 Android apps you shouldn't miss this week! - Android Apps Weekly

[Price: $3.99]<br>The Galaxy Universal Remote app is one of the better remote apps available on the Play Store. It uses a device’s built-in IR blaster to control your TV, set top box, media streamer, and even your camera if you have a supported DSLR. It features a smooth, easy-to-use interface with a …

How to use a web API from your Android app

There are many times when your Android app will need to fetch data from the internet, to provide users with fresh information and/or data. There are different ways your app could achieve this. You could set up your own web service/API, or you could be fetching from an already existing service/API. …

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

Profiles<p>Atlanta’s realest rapper doesn't say much—but when he does, we listen.<p>By Samuel Hine3 hours agoView More<p>Editors' Picks<p>Your new summer secret …

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3 Top Training Shoes for Men

Squeeze more from every rep (and step) with these training shoes<p><b>1. Best Running Shoe for Runners: Reebok ZPump Fusion</b><p>When Reebok first introduced its pump technology in 1989, it was gimmicky. Now it's a game changer. Pressing a bulb inflates the upper to create a fully customized, locked-in fit …

5 Pieces of Free Post Production Software for Photographers

Free software. In the past, this phrase to many of us suggested, poor quality, clunky and inefficient. Time have changed however and in the …

How to take better photos in low light

Low-light photography doesn't always mean taking photos at night. There are plenty of situations where your eyes may be able to adjust to lower light easily, such as in a restaurant, but your camera has trouble seeing as well as you do.<p>Wherever you may be, taking images in low light doesn't have to …

Mobile Photography

How to buy a laptop - CNET

Choosing a new laptop is a lot harder than it should be. Every major brand has multiple product lines with overlapping prices and features, and every description is filled with jargon about processors, types of storage, graphics capabilities, screen resolutions and a laundry list of ports and …

Machinima's new app arrives to Google Play

Machinima is best known for their entertaining YouTube Channel where they post new videos nearly every day on topics within the gaming industry and other related topics. What makes their videos unique is the inclusion of assets from games to serve as content. Now, Machinima has launched their very …

Using Chrome Remote Desktop and TeamViewer from your Android phone or tablet - Android customization

I hope you had the chance to follow along last week’s Android customization post, where we used Tasker to put one-click action buttons and custom system info right on your Lollipop lock screen. We are shifting gears dramatically this week, we want to look at two of my favorite apps to remotely …

The Right Way to Grow Out Your Hair

It's not as simple as laying down the shears and letting your mane grow unfettered<p>Men's Health<p>Growing out your hair used to mean risking comparisons to ‘90s-era Van Damme or Seagal.<p>But in this century, you’re starting to see some of the biggest stars—DiCaprio, Bloom, Manganiello, Pitt—rocking …

Everything You Need to Know about Dandruff (Including How to Get Rid of It)

Stressed out about dandruff? That might be part of the problem<p>Men's Health<p><b>What causes dandruff?</b><p>Let's start with what dandruff actually <i>is</i>. Head shedding is a chronic skin condition caused by the buildup of yeast around the base of your hair follicles, says Dr. Nicole Rogers, M.D., a professor of …

Hair Care

How to Improve Your Business Writing

You probably write on the job all the time: proposals to clients, memos to senior executives, a constant flow of emails to colleagues. But how can you ensure that your writing is as clear and effective as possible? How do you make your communications stand out?<p><b>What the Experts Say</b> <br>Overworked …

The 5 Fastest Ways That Men Die

Don’t freak out—but do consider your risks for these deadly diseases, and how to prevent them<p>Sure, a heart attack can kill you almost instantly. But surprisingly, myocardial infarction doesn’t actually rank as the most common cause of sudden death among younger guys, says Gerald Wydro, M.D., chair …

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Are Cigars a Safe Substitute for Cigarettes?

The dangers of cigarette smoking are well documented, but a new study looks at whether cigars carry the same risk<p>Lighting up a Cuban could be more lethal than you think: Cigar smokers are at risk of dying from many of the same diseases that affect people who puff on cigarettes, suggests research …

A Smarter Way to Check for Heart Disease

If you've only had your heart health evaluated with a treadmill stress test, you may not be getting the most accurate results<p>For years, doctors used to make guys sweat about their heart health—literally. A brief but intense run on a treadmill while hooked up to a bunch of wires and electrodes would …

5 Android Apps you shouldn't miss this week! - Android Apps Weekly

[Price: Free / $1.99]<br>Anytime Gallery for Wear is a gallery application that allows you to sync photos between your phone and your Android Wear smartwatch. In the free version you can sync up to 20 photos and if you go premium, you’ll be able to sync an unlimited number of photos. It’s a simple app …

How to tell if your wireless carrier is throttling data

That unlimited data plan that you're fighting tooth and nail to keep -- is it really unlimited if your wireless carrier cuts back the speed once you exceed a certain data allotment?<p>Not really, no, but such an experience is far from uncommon. Last year, Verizon announced ( and then quickly …

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XOLO Announces Its Entry-Level Prime Smartphone

XOLO has unveiled its all new entry-level smartphone called the Prime. The smartphone provides decent hardware considering its price tag, and will …

These programming skills will earn you the most money

If you want to provoke an argument among computer programmers, ask them to pick their favorite coding language or framework. But even more …

10 of the Best HTML5 Tools Developers to Boost their Workflow

Since its inception, HTML5 has garnered a lot of attention from users around the world, because of many reasons. The fifth and latest HTML iteration …

An Introduction to Animation in Web Design

Animation is not just for cartoons anymore. From full-screen moving images to small hover effects, touches of animation are popping up everywhere. …

Learning Blog

Implementing REST Services in AngularJS using Restangular

Current web development trends are in favour of AngularJS. The framework is having its momentum and is one of the most popular choices for client …

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10 must-have apps for rooted Android phones and tablets

Today there are plenty of devices out there, whose warranty won’t be affected if the phones are rooted. Rooting a phone sometimes helps you tweaking …

How To: Detect Hidden Cameras

We hear a lot about hidden cameras in hotels and trial rooms. Obviously, such news trigger paranoia. What's worse is the circulation of false …

Build an Instagram clone with AngularJS, Satellizer, Node.js and MongoDB

1. Introduction<p>Satellizer is a token-based authentication module for AngularJS that comes with built-in support for Facebook, Google, LinkedIn, …