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The Revolutionary Bike Safety Breakthrough Every Cyclist Needs - Including You

Bicycles and cars don’t play well together, and between a rapid increase in smartphone-driven distracted driving and the increasing prevalence of quiet electric and hybrid cars which make little or no noise to announce their approach, things on the road are getting more challenging than ever for …

Cycling

Samsung Good Lock 2018 returns with lots more custom-UI action: Here's what it can do

Some smartphone users are perfectly content to just use their handsets as they arrived, with the phone's interface configured to all its default …

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'Skyrim Very Special Edition' Is a D&D Campaign With Alexa as Your DM

Alexa's meta-commentary makes it a delight.<p>The latest in an endless string of remakes, rereleases, HD remasters, and ports for <i>The Elder Scrolls V:</i> …

How to stream your personal music library wherever you are

If you have a prized music collection in the cloud or on your hard drive, there are a few ways to stream it all remotely, just like you would with a service like Spotify.<p>Whether you’ve got plenty of rare tunes ripped from vinyls, a bunch of albums from indie artists on Bandcamp, or a carefully …

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The 5 Worst Mistakes to Make When Washing Cycling Clothes

After walking in the door from a long, detoxifying ride, it’s all too easy to shuck off your sweaty gear and toss it into the hamper—where it sits for several days before you do laundry.<p>But that’s just one of the several mistakes you could be making when it comes to washing and cleaning your …

So, hummus milkshakes are now a thing

Dave Pesso<p><b>Hummus & Pita Co. will start selling hummus milkshakes on May 13, International Hummus Day.</b>• <b><br>The Hummus Shake is vegan, dairy-free,</b> …

What Happens When You Kill a Bicyclist?

Twenty months after a brilliant surgeon was killed riding her bike, a controversial police investigation ruled it a tragic roadside collision. But …

Amazon’s new ‘Alexa Blueprints’ let anyone create custom Alexa skills and responses

Amazon this morning is introducing “Alexa Blueprints,” a new way for any Alexa owner to create their own customized Alexa skills or responses, without needing to know how to code. The idea is to allow Alexa owners to create their own voice apps, like a trivia game or bedtime stories, or teach Alexa …

Smart Homes

Bike gears: shifting explained for beginners

<b>If you haven’t a clue how many gears your bike has, how many you actually need or even how to use them properly, don’t worry — you’re not alone. We</b> …

Top Gear

Battle of the mats – can you really get a good night’s sleep bikepacking?

“Sanny!” It was Mark on the blower. “We have a couple of sleeping mats we want you to test. It should be right up your street for all your …

Use Your Amazon Echo To Play These Choose-Your-Own-Adventure Games

Here's a cool Amazon Alexa skill you may be unaware of: Interactive storytelling. There are a bunch of interactive audio games you can check out now …

Choose Your Own Adventure

Canyon’s new Grail gravel bike comes with a radical bar design

<b>Handlebar designed to increase flex when riding on the tops, rigidity in the drops</b><p>The most striking feature of the Canyon Grail, launched today, is …

Off-roading

Canyon’s holy Grail hammers gravel topped by wild double-decker Hover bar

Of course it is interesting that Canyon is jumping into the top of the gravel scene with two levels of carbon spec for their new Grail CF frameset. …

Road Bikes

A Gravel Grinder That’s Finally Light Enough for Pavement

There’s a dirty secret about a lot of gravel bikes: They’re heavy. That’s because mostly they’re converted cyclocross machines, and most brands just …

Redken Brews Hair Styling and Grooming for Men

Introduction<p>There is no better name in professional haircare than Redken. Mention it to salon owners or those in the know, and you always receive a …

The Secret to Perfect Scrambled Eggs

When it comes to scrambled eggs, there's no shortage of different techniques. Whether you prefer a softer scramble or one with diner-style heft, the …

Stop worrying about the period in your Gmail address — Google says it doesn't matter

My personal email address is my name at gmail.com. Most of the time, it looks like this: kif.leswing@gmail.com.<p>But if I end up giving you kifleswing@gmail.com, don't worry. I'll still get the email.<p>In fact, if you're a Gmail user, the periods in your email address don't matter at all. Gmail …

The Portfolio I Would Build If I Retired Today, Part II

In my last article, I discussed the first steps to transform a retirement portfolio into a retiree’s portfolio. Today, I’m going to press fast …

It’s time to talk about mountain biking and mental health - MBR

Biking beats the black dog<p>For some folk, getting out on their mountain bike can be a lifeline. It’s the thing that preserves positivity and staves …

The Follower Factory

Everyone wants to be popular online. Some even pay for it. Inside social media’s black market.

Social Media

How to create a full system backup in Windows 10

It's been around since Windows 7 ($46 at Amazon.com), and Microsoft hasn't touched it since. You won't find it in the Settings app where you likely first turn when you need to perform a bit of system maintenance on your PC. Instead, it's hiding out in the the old Windows Control Panel. What it is …

Windows 10

Does It Really Matter What Kind Of Eggs You Buy?

Short answer: It does. Here’s why.<p>When it comes to eggs, there are so many options to choose from, and that can make navigating the dairy aisle a bit challenging. Between the different colors, sizes, and labels, you might be left scratching your head at the grocery store.<p><i>(Looking for nutritious</i> …

Eggs

Why You Should Switch From Google Chrome to Firefox

Since its debut, Chrome has grown in popularity, though its once-stellar reputation has taken a bit of a hit as of late. Examples of Chrome-only …

Software

Amazon's Lump of Coal for Music Uploaders (and Ways Around It)

Amazon is ending its music locker service, making it harder to play your own MP3s on Echo speakers and other Alexa devices. Here's how to cope.<p>PCMag …

Smart Homes

Here Is Exactly How to Do the Perfect Squat, According to a Fitness Instructor

The squat is a compound and foundational fitness movement. It recruits muscles from your lower back down through to your ankles and is a tremendous strength and conditioning tool. There are more variations to a squat than there are zodiac signs, and everyone's squat is going to look a little …

5 Great Exercises for New Cyclists

Hip Bridge<p>Mitch Mandell<p>Like the X-Lunge, this move helps strengthen your outer hips and glutes. It also stretches out your hip flexors, which can become very stiff in cyclists, as well as strengthens the link between your lower back and glutes, which can get tired and achy during long rides.<p><b>Do it:</b> …

Workouts

Rubber vs. Leather: Head-to-Head Brooks Saddle Review

With more than 5,000 miles of cross-country biking as the testing ground, I set out to determine which Brooks saddle is friendlier on the fanny.The …

Mountain Biking

The Top Whisky of 2017 is Only $60

The top 20 whiskies of the year have been revealed<p>Our friends at <i>Whisky Advocate</i> magazine have been hard at "work," tasting hundreds upon hundreds of the best whiskies to compile their annual list of the cream of the barrel-aged crop. The top twenty list has finally been revealed and taking top …

Top 10

This Guy Learned How to Do 40 Pushups While Holding His Breath

Scott Carney studied with Dutch 'madman' Wim Hof to unlock superpowers he didn't know he had<p>Investigative journalist Scott Carney traveled to Poland expecting to expose a fraud. The man in Carney’s crosshairs—Dutch fitness guru Wim Hof—was selling a 7-day, $2,000 training course that he claimed …

Protect your PC with Windows 10's antiransomware tool

Wait, the global ransomware epidemic is just getting started? Ransomware attacks such as WannaCry and Petya that lock down a computer and demand a ransom in order to unlock your files are getting smarter and more lucrative. Such attacks are expected to become more frequent and widespread.<p>Here are …

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