Andrey Reinert

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ATSC 3.0: The future of free antenna TV is coming, eventually

It's been two years since we last wrote about ATSC 3.0, also known as "Next Gen TV," and a lot has changed. But with the breakneck speed of change in other areas of TV -- namely streaming video -- the new version of free antenna TV is moving at a snail's pace.<p>Certain aspects of ATSC 3.0 have been …

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Train Travel in Germany

One of the best ways to discover Germany is by train. The German railway system is very well developed and reliable, and you can reach almost every …

Prefab Houseboats Exist & Can Be Assembled in 2 Days

Studies show that living near water can reduce stress, so it stands to reason that one way you could maximize that benefit is by living on a boat, …

A Better Solution for Trim Control

We've seen trim tabs in action on boats; what's an interceptor?<p>In the world of boats, an interceptor is usually a small vertical plate that's set on …

Sci-Fi Short Film Explores What Happens When You Travel at Light Speed

Adam Stern and Artifex Studios present a new short film detailing the incredible story of astronaut Ethan Kane, the first person attempting to travel …

Speed Of Light

Wet, Warm, Glorious: I Tried The Atomizing Shower That Wooed Tim Cook

Instead of a normal shower, imagine standing up every morning inside of a storm cloud: The shower curtain bucking and bellowing in the wind; the air, …

The Benefits of Pilot Boats

It’s still dark at 5:30 a.m. when we board Manatee at Fort De Soto State Park on the outside edge of Florida’s Tampa Bay. As I track the …

How to lead a more minimalist lifestyle

<b>How to lead a more minimalist lifestyle – words Alexa Wang</b><p>Minimalism is a lifestyle trend that’s spread like wildfire during the last few years. The …

The Electric-Bike Conundrum

It was nighttime, a soft summer night, and I was standing on Eighty-second Street and Second Avenue, in Manhattan, with my wife and another couple. We were in the midst of saying goodbye on the small island between the bike lane and the avenue when a bike whooshed by, soundless and very fast. I had …

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The Motorcycle Showdown: Gas vs. Electric

LARGELY OWING to the European Union’s new rules on motorcycle- tailpipe emissions and noise, known generally as Euro 4, a fleet of new and freshened two-wheelers have hit the market, and a lot of old bikes will never be the same. One of our guests, the BMW R nineT Scrambler, is a good for-instance …

Which LED floodlight should you hang overhead?

You've got plenty of new LED options in the lighting aisle -- here's how to pick the right one.<p>Plenty of homes keep things lit using overhead floodlights in recessed lighting setups. BR30-shaped bulbs like those are ideal for overhead lighting because they cast all of their light downwards, thanks …

Everything You Need To Know About The Upcoming 48-Volt Electrical Revolution In Cars

With each passing year, new cars get more complicated and high-tech. The new higher power requirements associated with these advancements—along with …

100 Years Of Infographics From National Geographic

A new tome from Taschen explores why National Geographic‘s approach to information design has changed little since the 1800s.<p>The fact that <i>National Geographic</i> continues to be a collector’s item when other print magazines are struggling—there’s even a popular eBay guide for selling them–is testament …

This Gadget Can Help Save You Big Bucks On Your Power Bill

My electrician had his doubts — and I have to admit that I did, too. As he looped a pair of clamps around my home’s main electrical lines, he told me …

Trayvax Element wallet review - The Gadgeteer

Gadgeteers love their wallets and consider them as yet another tool to improve their EDC. Choosing the right one can be tough because there are …

Syllable D900S wireless earbuds review - The Gadgeteer

The D900s is the newest version of the D900 wireless earbuds from Syllable so let’s check out the new upgrades made to them. If you haven’t read my …

A rare, behind-the-scenes look at Tesla’s Gigafactory

Elon Musk is building his dream factory in the Nevada desert. “I find this to be quite romantic,” he said during an interview session at the Gigafactory on Tuesday. “It feels like the Wild West.”<p>Located 24 miles outside of Reno, the Gigafactory is slated to be the largest building in the world (by …

A Great Chair For Back Support: Body Archer

Our spines are so important to our ability to move comfortably and to protect our spinal cord and the function of our central nervous system. A …

10 Amazing Lookout Towers Converted Into Homes

Homes in general are a subject that has so many variations and subtypes that it’s almost impossible to track them all. Yet there are some particular …

Tanto Punch Knife by DG Blade Co.

As a kid, when knife maker Dylan Grace wasn’t out under the sun on the Florida beaches, you probably could’ve found him obsessing over <i>Indiana Jones</i> …

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Artful Elevates the Valet to the Wall

Most valets are stands that take up valuable floor space in your room. New Italian brand Artful decided to take it to the wall with MODO, a …

EasyAcc universal magnetic car mount review - The Gadgeteer

Most of us use our smartphones in our car for navigation, music, podcasts, etc. Unless you’re an early adopter of Android Auto or CarPlay, chances …

Microsoft Surface Pro 4 review: A refined Surface Pro is still the king of the tablet PC hill - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The Surface Pro 4 fits a larger screen with a higher resolution into a slightly slimmer body than last year's model. The pen and keyboard cover are also improved, and this is one of the first mobile systems shipping with Intel's latest processors.<p><b>The Bad</b> Microsoft still refuses to include …

The Zstand Minimalist Desk System (video)

Salvatore Matteo has unveiled a new minimalist desk and presentation system he has created called the Zstand that has been specifically designed to …

Flight Deal of the Day: Take WOW Air to Iceland and Europe for $99

The Icelandic low-cost airline WOW Air has launched another $99 sale on flights for travel to Europe this fall and winter.<p>The temperatures may be dropping in Europe as autumn arrives, but so too are the airfares. Iceland-based airline WOW Air just announced a special sale, with airfares as low as …

What It Means To Be a Pilot Today

If you could pick any era in the admittedly brief history of powered flight in which to be a pilot, what year or decade would you choose?<p>Would you …

Startups

The WWII-Era Plane Giving the F-35 a Run for Its Money

The war in Afghanistan proved that we can't just rely on new technology, but the Pentagon wouldn't listen—and troops paid the price.<p><b>John Ismay, Adrian Bonenberger, and Damien Spleeters</b><p>On December 5, 2001, an American B-52 flying tens of thousands of feet above the ground mistakenly dropped a …

Here's How You Can Afford To Retire In Paris

When we're finally ready to flip the switch to retirement, my husband and I intend to settle in Paris. For us, this city is as good as it gets and the world's best option for retirement living.<p>Step out your door anytime, day or night, turn right or left, and you don't have to travel far to …