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Three Exercises Good For Your Body And Your Golf Game

Outdo the meatheads with a smarter routine.<p>Goal No. 1 for anyone in the gym should be to get healthier. But if you're also interested in priming your body to play better golf, it's time to ditch many traditional exercises and replace them with ones designed to do both, says Ben Shear, Golf Digest …

Golf

How to Create an Anonymous Email Account

It's not easy to be anonymous on the internet. Here's how you can stay hidden even on email.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

I surf the web using a VPN that encrypts my browsing data and lets me send it through one of 4,853 servers around the world — here's what using it is like

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Amazon<p>With the seemingly constant threat of cyber attacks and the realization the our personal data can be easily collected and …

Information Systems

Google makes big improvements to Gmail, Google Voice on iOS

Google just rolled out its latest Gmail and Google Voice updates on iOS.<p>Users can look forward to big improvements, particularly in Voice, which now sports a brand new design. iPhone owners even get their hands on it ahead of those on Android.<p>Google has made some significant changes to its iOS apps …

Apps

How to Convert YouTube Videos to MP3 Files

Want to pull your favorite YouTube videos right off the platform and onto your computer? Here's how to convert certain music videos on YouTube to …

YouTube Music

Here's how you can use your Costco membership to rent a car

A Costco membership comes with a number of benefits beyond access to the retailer's warehouses. Members can also get discounts on cars, auto parts, gasoline, and travel services, including car rentals.<p>Through Costco Travel, members who are 25 and older can get discounted rates on car rentals. The …

Automotive Industry

How to use Alexa Cast with Amazon Music and Echo speakers

Amazon's Alexa Cast is a new feature built into the Amazon Music app that lets you cast music to your Echo speakers and control everything from your …

Smart Homes

Carrot Weather for iOS updated with hurricane tracker notifications, much more

The popular and brutally honest weather app Carrot Weather has today been updated to version 4.7.2 with a handful of new features. The update brings improvements for hurricane tracking, notification changes, and much more.<p>As we enter the heart of hurricane season, headlining today’s Carrot Weather …

Weather

We built the Home of the Future with Grant Imahara

Figuring out what tomorrow’s technology will look like is what we try to do every single day on <i>The Verge</i>, and smart home tech is an increasingly big part of that. So finally, we decided to just build a home and see how smart we could make it.<p>A few months ago, our team and our friends at <i>Curbed</i> went …

Smart Homes

How much are those decorative smart lights adding to your power bill?

Smart lights are coming for your walls.<p>First came the color-changing smart light strips from names like Philips Hue meant to light things up under your cabinets or behind your TV. Then came Nanoleaf and its smash-hit triangular light panels that change colors on demand, sync with your music and …

Home Automation

How to recover deleted files

You need a document, photo or other file that you're sure was deleted. You've searched your hard drive. You've scoured the Recycle Bin. No sign of it? Don't panic. As long as you act quickly, you can usually bring that file back to life. And to accomplish that feat, you'll want to turn to a …

Operating Systems

How to combine PDF files

PDFs are often used as official documents online, so knowing how to convert to and from the file format is an important professional skill. So is …

Tutorials

Review of the SodaPDF – Why You Need to Choose This Tool Over Others | Times Square Chronicles

Review of the SodaPDF – Why You Need to Choose This Tool Over Others<p>With the variety of helpful PDF tools, <b>SodaPDF</b> is deliveringonline PDF and desktop …

Google Lens is a student's best friend: How to copy-paste text from the real world

Google Lens is one of the more underappreciated Google services out there, and nowhere is this more true than in education. Sure, Google Lens can …

Google Lens

How to Hide Speaker Wire using Sewell Ghost Wire

First things first, we started with a roll of the Sewell Ghost Wire. The product is available in 50 and 100ft. lengths and comes in two conductors …

5 Brilliant Ways to Hide Wires in a Room Without Going Into the Walls

Conceal that unsightly wire without hard labor!<p>Before you invest in any products, if there’s room you can tuck speaker wire between the carpet and …

DIY

Firefox users finally get option to block autoplay video, audio

Firefox users are finally getting the option to block the video and audio that frequently begins playing automatically when you visit websites, something already offered on Apple's Safari and Google's Chrome browsers.<p>The option was added over the weekend to Firefox Nightly, the latest test version …

Safari (Browser)

This lightweight design software is an affordable alternative to Adobe Creative Cloud

On the spectrum of graphic design software, pro-level software suites like Adobe Creative Cloud sit at one end, while bare-bones, free-with-purchase …

Graphic Design

The amazing ceiling fan trick you're not using

Your ceiling fan is something you generally regard as something that is either on — and set to one of the three or so speeds — or off. It moves the air around your house to keep it from feeling too stagnant or to help cool you off without running your air conditioning too much in the summer.<p>What …

Home Improvement

How To Convert YouTube To MP3 | Digital Adda

There are plenty of website listed on Google search that convert YouTube to MP3 format. Some YouTube to MP3 converter are really slow at converting …

How to Install the Ring Video Doorbell

A video doorbell is a handy smart-home device that not only tells you when someone comes to your door, but also shows you who it is and lets you talk …

Home Security

CableRail Kits for Metal or Wood Railings from Feeney

<b>Feeney CableRail Kits</b> are sold in a wide range of standardized pre-cut lengths for easy ordering. There is no wasted time taking precise railing …

Panoramic Photography

Cloud Animator helps you create amazing visual presentations

popsci shop<p>Get a one-year subscription now for $19.<p>Online presentations are a great way to pitch your product and engage with potential clients. But in today’s world, bullet points and 3D graphs aren’t going to cut it. Cloud Animator Advanced is an online platform that helps you create slick visual …

The Best Free DVD Rippers

Too many DVDs lying around? Need a way to turn them digital? You can turn them into digital files with the right software. These three programs will …

Software

Give your router new superpowers by installing DD-WRT

Frustrated by the software limitations on your router? Go ahead and replace that software with the Linux-powered DD-WRT firmware. Maybe you want to …

How to Extend Your Wi-Fi Network With an Old Router

When you upgrade to a faster, better router, don’t toss your old one. Whether through stock or custom firmware, you can likely turn it into a …

The iOS 'Lockbox' App Lets Firefox Users Pull Up Their Passwords Quickly

<b>iOS:</b> There are plenty of incredible password managers out there—1Password and LastPass come to mind—but Mozilla has password-management aspirations …

18 Handy Hints That Will Make Moving a Breeze

These super-smart yet simple handy hints will make moving so much easier. Whether you’re toting heavy furniture, packing up fragile items or prepping …

TV Fool

Now you can check your location for free TV with our interactive mapping tool. See the local TV transmitters on a map and check their signal …

Blockchain explained

Blockchain