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5 Insanely Easy 5-Minute DIYs You'll Actually Want To Try

Plus tips on how to make them come out as nicely as the pictures.

9 Tiny Gardens Made Magical With Fairy Doors

The adorable little details couldn't be more enchanting.<p>These whimsical additions to your outdoor space make the perfect family project.

∞ Loop

This algorithm could make DNA origami as simple as 3D printing

If you want to print something a few inches tall, extruded plastic is a good medium. But when you need something at the nanometer scale, DNA is a better bet — but who has the time to design and assemble it base by base? New research lets would-be DNA origami masters design the shape — while an …

11 Fifteen-Minute Lunches Under 400 Calories

It’s time to look forward to lunch again. Spruce up your meal routine with these simple, flavorful lunchtime favorites that come together in a matter …

Healthy Eating

14 Low-Carb Breakfasts That Go Way Beyond Eggs

Everywhere you look, people are taking all sorts of measures to reduce their daily dose of carbs. In the new low-carb wonderland, starch-free …

12 foods you’ll get addicted to in Puerto Rico

1. Mofongo<p>Mashed plantains, pork cracklings, and garlic combine to create a creamy, comfort food flavor bomb. A heaping plate of mofongo is …

Cooking

A White Ribbon Winds Its Way Through This House In Switzerland

This family home overlooking Lake Zurich in Switzerland, has a ribbon-like surface folding its way through the home, defining the various floors.<p>The …

Permanent Vacation

"If IBM had ever bothered to actually possess a physical country, that country might have had a lot in common with Singapore." William Gibson, Wired, 4/1/1993 During my four year stay in Singapore, I have developed a rather complicated relationship with the city and even more perplexed with its …

Honor 8 to feature a 2.5D glass back panel, dual 12MP main camera

Huawei's Honor sub-brand is rumored to be prepping for the launch of the Honor 8. The new device is said to complement the recently-launched Honor …

Rumored rose gold 'iPhone 7' shell shows single camera, tweaked antenna

With production of Apple's next-generation iPhone believed to be ramping up, a new purported parts leak shows a rose gold rear casing said to be for …

Swimming with the Creatures of the Sea (Sponsored)

More than 95 percent of the ocean deep remains unexplored by mankind, shrouded in mystery and folklore. It’s only been in recent years that we’ve …

How to make a studio shoot look like a location shoot

I just finished up a handful of promotional shots with actor Levi Fiehler and it went well. One of our shots was an odd editorial photo with a him …

Woodworking

Samsung Galaxy S7 Edge begins receiving June security update

Samsung is making a habit of issuing the Android security updates to its Galaxy handsets early. This time, the Galaxy S7 Edge is already receiving the security update for June.<p>The company jumped the gun on the April update for the Galaxy S7 Edge in Korea, which arrived in March, pushing the update …

Samsung Galaxy S7

A complete guide for launching successful Slack bots

While working on the beta version of Sprinterbot, we faced many challenges in attracting early adopters. We reached out to bot experts and ran our own research to answer this question. Today, I’d like to share some of the data we gathered, along with insights from other Slack bot</b> …

Chatbots

Iran forces messaging apps to move data to Iranian servers

Companies behind popular messaging apps have a year to move all the data they have on Iranian users onto servers in Iran, according to Reuters. This raises concerns about privacy.<p>The Iranian government wants to be able to track private and semi-private conversations on messaging apps. Many social …

Privacy

1 in 4 phones sold in China last month were made by Xiaomi

Xiaomi is once again at the top of the Chinese smartphone market, knocking out fierce competition from the likes of honor, Huawei and LeEco for the number one spot in April. While the figures only represent one month of sales, this is the first time a Chinese smartphone company has captured 26% of …

Mobile

Latest iPhone 7 Report: It Fixes Biggest iPhone 6S Failure

Should you be excited about the iPhone 7? The evidence says no. Widespread leaks argue new iPhone will be boring yet controversial. But new information reveals it could still be a crowd pleaser…<p>While headline features like Apple Pay and 3D Touch are what Apple finds most exciting, for users the …

Mobile Technology

Analyst claims next-gen iPhone 7 to feature 32 GB base storage and up, finally dropping 16 GB models

An IHS Technology analyst has posted on Chinese social media that company supply chain research indicates that the iPhone 7 will feature 32 GB storage as the $199 base model, which would mean Apple would finally drop the much-loathed 16 GB SKU from its lineup with its new flagship smartphone …

The latest Samsung foldable smartphone patent makes no sense at all

<i>Patently Mobile</i> has uncovered new Samsung patents for a foldable smartphone. The only problem with the new design – one that sees your phone fold in half – is that it doesn’t make any real sense. Instead of having a large thin oblong in your pocket (which tends to be a long oblong shape itself), …

Mobile

NASA's James Webb Space Telescope Could Study Planet 9

NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) — arguably one of the most anticipated and talked about pieces of space hardware ever conceived — will certainly make observations of the ends of the universe that will likely shake cosmology to its core. But it would also be able to study the large …

Astronomy

One in five smartphone users uses an ad-blocker on their phone, report says

New figures say more than 419 million people are banishing adverts from their phones, particularly in China.<p>More than one in five people routinely block adverts on their phones, new figures say.<p>At least 419 million people are stopping ads from appearing on their mobile devices, according to a …

Ad Blocking

Zotac's water-cooled mini PC is ready for VR and surprisingly affordable

Squeezing this many goodies into a small PC can be tricky, but the Magnus EN980 pulls it off.<p>I've always thought that you really needed a tower chassis to really get the most out of a PC. Having more space usually means better airflow, after all. And it leaves you room for components, such as an …

Computer Hardware

Google's secret keyboard feature lets you easily move the cursor

Finally, an easy way to control the cursor on iPhone or Android.<p>We've all experienced a situation where you're typing a message or email on your phone, notice a typo and need to fix it.<p>The process usually involves tapping on the screen in an attempt to place the cursor where you want it, but …

Gboard

Instagram's Business profile and tools are here, and they look just like Facebook Pages'

The rumors have finally come to fruition: Business profiles are arriving on Instagram.<p>Accounts that are recognized as a business will receive tools to help measure engagement and promote their posts. The Insights tool, for example, lets business account owners see their followers and post …

Instagram

Facebook planning encrypted version of its Messenger bot, sources say

Facebook users this summer may have to make a choice: do they want extra privacy – or better artificial intelligence?<p>In the coming months, according to three people close to the project, the social media company plans to release an optional encrypted communications mode for its Messenger app, which …

Privacy

16 Trendy Travel Bags To Get You Where You're Going In Style

The rising popularity of "travel style" has created an entire new world of expectations for how one should look on the go. Thanks to celebrities and …

Adele forgot the lyrics to one of her new songs during a recent concert

Even the world’s most elite musicians sometimes forget the words to their songs. Adele, who’s well into a massive international tour in support of …

Paul Simon streaming new album, 'Stranger to Stranger'

<b>Paul Simon</b> will return next week (6/3) with his thirteenth solo album <i>Stranger to Stranger</i>, via Concord, and now he’s streaming the whole thing. …