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Blame the Brain for the Hearing Loss That Comes With Aging

The reason why older people typically can’t hear very well has very little to do with the functional capabilities of their ears, Co.Exist reports. …

Elasticity

Put Ice On This Point 2 Times A Day For This Amazing Reason!

The basis of the traditional Chinese medicine is the belief that energy, (chi or qi) flows throughout the body along pathways, known as …

4 Scientifically Proven Steps to Resetting Your Brain

Making difficult changes is easier when you follow four simple steps.<p>Change is something everyone grapples with--whether it's kicking a bad habit, coming up with new and original ideas, shifting a business focus, changing behaviors, changing company culture, or trying to change the world. Certainly …

This is how talking to a therapist actually changes your brain

Most people who’ve gone to therapy will tell you it’s a godsend, but a new study showing physical improvements to the brain after seeing a therapist …

Why Your Brain Becomes More Flexible After Working Out

Squeezing a half-hour workout into your day is like casting a highly beneficial spell on yourself, in so many ways — from living longer to thinking …

The Brain

5 Exercises to Train Your Brain for Happiness and Success | Inc.com

You have an estimated 70,000 thoughts per day. That's 70,000 chances to build yourself up or tear yourself down.<p>If you call yourself names, doubt your abilities, and second-guess your decisions, you'll harm your performance (and most likely you'll also be risking your physical and psychological …

Self-help

Razer Blade Pro review: A great 4K gaming laptop -- if you can handle paying $4K for it - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The Razer Blade Pro puts Nvidia's top-performing graphics card in a slim laptop that can pass as a work or gaming system. The premium design, 4K-resolution touchscreen and mechanical keyboard make it a pleasure to use.<p><b>The Bad</b> The mechanical keyboard is clicky and loud, and the right-side …

Computer Hardware

Netflix extension for Chrome is your shortcut to a ton of hidden categories

Though its offerings are now available in more than 130 countries worldwide, Netflix has a sea of hidden content underneath its main selection of categories – and now there’s a nifty plugin that gives you access to all of its invisible listings straight from your browser.<p>Available for free, Netflix …

Watch how Portal would work in the real world thanks to Microsoft HoloLens

Valve’s Portal series is one of the more beloved in PC gaming, thanks to its debut of unique puzzle mechanics to inject some fresh life in the tired first-person action genre. The game looks even more interesting when you’re using its unique mechanics overlaid on the real world, with virtual …

The 25 Worst Passwords You Should Never Use

If all the recent news of hacking has you concerned about digital breaches, consider these passwords you probably should steer clear of.<p>SplashData …

Reaching new notes on the 3Dvarius - a 3D plastic violin

A 3D violin. It is the creation of Laurent Bernadac and is made out plastic 30,000 layers of plastic 3D printed into a professional standard instrument.<p>Critics have questioned the sound it makes while others contend such an instrument can help musicians and composers to push forward their creative …

Razer's triple-screen laptops were so awesome someone stole them from CES

Nobody can accuse gaming company Razer of not bringing its A-game to CES last week.<p>Though only concepts, Razer stunned attendees with Project …

Want To Improve Your Instagram Photographs? Try These 3 Simple Styling Tips

<i>Screenshot taken from video.</i><p>The fundamentals of good photography apply to all kinds of mediums, from a professional grade DSLR or a smartphone. …

Framing

Touch Surgery brings surgery training to augmented reality

Training surgeons on specific surgical procedures is expensive and hard. London-based Touch Surgery has created more than 200 training programs for surgical procedures to be completed on a mobile phone or tablet. At CES, it announces support for a new type of deeply immersive surgery training — and …

The Most Intriguing Wearable Devices at CES 2017

Even if wearables weren't the focus of CES 2017, we still saw a bunch that made us go 'whoa.'<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn …

The Game Boy is back at CES 2017 as the Super Retro Boy

The Super Retro Boy is a portable game console that lets you play your favorite Game Boy cartridges.<p>If you have a bunch of old Game Boy games gathering dust, the company Retro-Bit has something for you. It's the Super Retro Boy -- a 2017 take on Nintendo's Game Boy. And at CES in Las Vegas, there …

Retrogaming

Rinspeed's Oasis electric concept car comes with a greenhouse

The Rise Of Anthropomorphic Gadgets

At this year’s CES, many devices were designed to look and behave like humans. The goal? To endear people to their AI.<p>Weaving through the crowds of the 2017 Consumer Electronics Show in Las Vegas, visitors encountered friendly-looking robots that played chess, swayed and played guitar, and offered …

Watch Steve Jobs introduce the iPhone 10 years ago today

On January 9th, 2007, Steve Jobs stood on a stage and introduced the device that would come to define the biggest tech company in the world — the iPhone. Exactly 10 years later, Apple is celebrating that announcement at Macworld 2007, remembering the “revolutionary product” that Steve Jobs …

Amazon’s Alexa stole the show at CES in a bid to become the Internet of Things operating system

Amid internet-connected hairbrushes and jeans at this year's Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, there was one big - but barely visible …

Internet of Things

Steam to Make All Games Compatible With Xbox Controllers

X been given to ya.<p>Steam's latest update will add the ability to use Xbox One or Xbox 360 controllers with any game on the service, even if they do …

Xbox

All the cool new gadgets at CES 2017

Autonomous Cars

Wi-Fi might fix wireless speakers this year

One of the big tech mysteries over the past few years is why it's been so difficult for companies to make wireless speakers that can play music in sync, so one song can be blasting throughout different rooms of a house. It's a problem that's been solved most famously by Sonos, but Sonos' solution …

Wi-Fi

Google is helping artists work in virtual reality with new Tilt Brush tool

For the most part, graphical artists work with 2D media like paper and canvas. Artists who draw, paint, and cartoon, among other art forms, are …

How Loud Are Your Headphones?

Many models of headphones make varying claims about reducing the noise your ears are exposed to. With the help of an audiologist, The New York Times has put together this experiment to demonstrate how much sound your ears may be picking up when you listen to music over headphones.<p>Brian Fligor, …

iOS

Oculus Rift owners need to get Touch — but the motion controllers need more games

Oculus Rift should’ve launched with the Touch. It completes the VR system and gives it input parity with the competitions from HTC and Sony.<p>But Oculus VR, a subsidiary of Facebook, is showing up fashionably late to this party because its motion-tracked hand controllers have impressive capabilities …

Virtual Reality

HyperDrive dongle is the answer to MacBook Pro’s biggest problem

When Apple announced its recent reboot of the MacBook Pro, many users were understandably annoyed to find out that, along with the machines’ $1,799 …

How to make the rechargeable battery in your smartphone, tablet or laptop last for years | ZDNet

Introduction<p>There's a lot of voodoo written about how to take care of the rechargeable batteries inside smartphones, tablets or notebooks. While a …