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4K Resolution Rules TV Screens But Look, The Emperor Has No Clothes

The corporations that make TV screens tried to sell the world on 3D TV but the world wasn’t having it. Now they’re marketing 4K resolution and (pardon the pun) things are looking much better. Content owners like Netflix and Amazon are streaming in 4K and Ultra High Definition (UHD) Blu-Ray discs …

Televisions

#PhelpsFace memes that capture how truly infuriating Chicago can be

If you've spent more than three seconds online today, you’ve probably seen a lot of Michael Phelps’ scowl, as #PhelpsFace is the Olympic meme du …

Chad le Clos

9 Foods To Eat If You Want To Quit Sugar For Good

Sugar addicts come in all shapes and sizes. Yogis, vegans, Paleos, athletes — anyone can be drawn to the sweet stuff.<p>I should know: I was a total …

Nutrition

3 Things You 'Know' About Psychology That Are Actually Totally Wrong

Nope, there's actually no such thing as a 'learning style.'<p>Here are certain science "facts" you may have learned at some point:<p>One dog year is worth seven human years.<br>• Spinach is a great source of iron.<br>• Winter is cold because your part of the earth is farther from the sun.<br>• Redheads are slowly going …

Will my phone get updated to Android 7.x Nougat?

It's time for a new version of Android, and that means I also get to make my yearly predictions about updates. Fun times!<p>Now, to be sure, unless a …

Android News

The 7 Best Weight Loss Snacks | Men's Health

7 Weight-Loss Snacks That Will Actually Keep You Full Until Your Next Meal<p>Reach for one of these snacks if you can’t wait until dinner<p>Shutterstock<p>Let’s be real: If your stomach is growling and mealtime is more than an hour away, a handful of baby carrots isn’t going to cut it.<p>And not only because …

Exercise for Dogs: Tiring vs. Taxing

There are two kinds of exhaustion; one is good, and one is not so good. Get up early, pack a lunch, and hike all day long. When you get home you will …

Pets

'Pokémon GO's New 'Sightings' Feature Is A Tracking Fix That Actually Works

I’m trying to cool off right now, having broken a sweat after venturing outside to do something I haven’t done in a while: hunt for Pokémon. I raced out the door when I saw that Niantic had rolled out a new “nearby” fix called “Sightings,” which is supposed to make wild Pokémon trackable again. …

Pokémon

Tip of the Day 4/11

Writing in a journal every day is the best way to boost your mood, surge your creativity and increase your learning potential.

Productivity

How to Treat Social Anxiety Without Medication: What Worked for Me

How to Treat Social Anxiety Without Medication: What Worked for Me<p>Updated on August 31, 2017<p>A Quick Fix With No Long-Term Solution<p>Looking back on my …

Funny Pictures – August 9, 2016

My cousin saw this gem as they passed through Montana. <br>viaSlow-baked Pepperoni Pizza, 7 hours in the making. <br>viaMy country’s gymnast failed to move …

Flea Markets

Man Loses Half His Body Weight By Ditching 15,000-Calorie Diet And Undergoes Amazing Body Transformation

'I feel like a new man.'<p>When it comes to dramatic weight loss, almost every person has a turning point. For Ross Gardner, 39, from Florida, USA, it …

Rare Archaeological Find Has Israeli Officials Excited

Every construction project in Israel must be preceded by a thorough archaeological inspection to ensure nothing of great historical value is being …

Archaeologists find pottery with biblical name in Jerusalem

Israeli archaeologists recently uncovered a treasure trove of biblical-era pottery while digging in the City of David, the small area south of …

Church to drop Bibles over ISIS-controlled areas

A church group in Sweden is planning to drop thousands of electronic Bibles over parts of Iraq controlled by Islamic State.<p>“The Bibles are the size of pill boxes and have a display,” said Christian Åkerhielm from the Livets Ord (Word of Life) group in an interview with SVT. “They require no …