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How to Pair Your Bluetooth Speaker With Google Home

Google announced an overdue update for its smart speakers this week: You can finally connect your Google Home to another Bluetooth speaker with …

Google Home

How I use my home server

Intel NUC server sitting atop my old Mac mini.I’ve written about the Mac server I keep in my house so many times that I sometimes forget that people …

Web Servers

Ripple Price Headlines $45 Billion Market Rally as G20 Fears Subside

The Bitcoin and Ripple prices headlined a $45 billion cryptocurrency market rally that appeared to be predicated on optimism that this year’s G20 …

Cryptocurrency

3 Reasons To Upgrade Your Network With Cat6a Ethernet Cables

<i>Whether you’re setting up a network in your home or for your business, Ethernet cables are going to be part of your cabling process. Not all Ethernet</i> …

Wi-Fi

Google app starts rolling out podcast subscription and management

It must be a happy Cody day today. After Google Maps' Shortcuts, another feature he has been tracking for months in his teardowns is starting to go …

webOS ready to move beyond TVs, says LG

Here we go again<p>LG just released an open-sourced version of webOS that’s freely available to anyone that wants to download and poke around the code. The release of webOS Open Source Edition is meant to act as a catalyst to drive further adoption of webOS beyond LG televisions, smart refrigerators, …

Televisions

All you need to know about Dolby Atmos, a new dimension for your home theater

Just a few short years ago, Dolby Atmos still seemed like the tech of the future. Sure, it had been in theaters for a while, but mainly only …

Audiophile

Google hints at a rebranding for Android Wear

Android Wear might be on the cusp of a Google Pay-style rebranding. Users exploring the latest Android P Developer Preview have noticed that Google is not only referring to Android Wear as "Wear OS," but has replaced the usual watch-like logo with a distinctive "W." This doesn't necessarily …

How to Check Smart Thermostat Compatibility in your Home

So you want to get yourself a smart thermostat. Good for you. It's a smart investment. But, yeah. There are wires involved. And just a little bit of …

Carnival Cruisin': A Cruise Virgin's Review

<i>The Pro Portrait Studio was clearly money well spent.</i><p>I have never been on a cruise. This is mostly, I think, because I grew up with parents who – …

Watch Us Live — Alex Becker Marketing

FREE TRAINING SESSION<p>*The 3 Step Process We Used To <b>Build A 5 Figure A Month Online Store In 20 Days From Home</b> Without Start Up Costs OR Techy …

Marketing

Want to really understand how bitcoin works? Here’s a gentle primer | Ars Technica

Ars goes deep on the breakthrough online payment network.<p>The soaring price of bitcoin—the virtual currency is now worth more than $250 billion—has …

Chadwick Boseman Chose His Black Panther Accent to Make a Point About White Supremacy

The whole point of Wakanda is that it is a truly isolated nation—isolated by its people’s own choosing, turning itself into a technological utopia …

Xbox One

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Save On Your Monthly Electric Bill With Affordable Solar Energy

Lower Your Energy Cost<p>With no upfront costs for service or installation, you can start saving from day one. Solar panels are 70% cheaper today than …

Virginia Policy Makes Going Solar Easy For Homeowners

<b>Power companies are fighting an uphill battle they are sure to lose and they’re blaming customers who are taking advantage of massive government</b> …

Turn your favorite analog watch into a smartwatch with Chronos

Have you always wanted to have smartwatch features but haven’t wanted to give up your favorite analog watch? Now you don’t have to trade your watch …

A DIY photo booth is exactly what you need for your next party

Don’t forget props!<p>In my personal experience, I’ve found that parties with photo booths are more fun than parties without photo booths. But if you’re hosting a big event or wedding, you’ll know that actually renting a company to come set up a booth can get really expensive.<p>But why pay someone to …

Raspberry Pi

These microscopic tubes may one day help turn seawater to drinking water

Six times faster than natural proteins<p>Scientists have created tiny carbon nanotubes that can filter water very efficiently, and could one day help turn seawater into drinkable water.<p>The nanotubes work similarly to certain biological proteins used to filter water in living cells, but they’re six …

Nanotech

Twitter for Xbox One now lets you watch your timeline alongside videos

Twitter is updating its Xbox One app today to make it a lot more functional. The updated app will now let you actually log into Twitter to see your own timeline alongside videos, or relevant tweets / commentary. You can watch videos in fullscreen or with tweets displayed alongside content. …

Social Media

The Xbox One X probably isn't for you

Unless you have a really big 4K TV<p>As product pitches go, “the world’s most powerful console” is pretty straightforward. And in the case of the Xbox One X, it’s unambiguously true. Microsoft has built a potent powerhouse of a machine that outstrips its predecessors and competitors in capability.<p>The …

Hung Up
San Francisco

This spray stops your shoes being wrecked by mud and water

NonWater spray is designed to protect your shoes from mud and water.<p>The spray creates an invisible surface layer that repels water. The makers say one spray can last up to 3 months depending on how frequently you wear your shoes.<p>It can be used on some clothing but it's not recommended on underwear …

Shoes

Windows 10 could be limiting your internet speed, here's how to change it | On MSFT

Microsoft began shipping a feature that improved the performance of programs that sent TCP data via a network. This feature first arrived in Windows …

Microsoft Windows

Flaw in Samsung Pay lets hackers wirelessly skim credit cards

The tokens that are used to make purchases can be easily stolen and used in other hardware to make fraudulent transactions.<p>A security researcher has …

Identity Theft

Polar’s M600 sports watch is a dedicated fitness wearable that also runs Android Wear

There’s an increasing trend of using Android Wear as the OS for specialty fitness wearables. At CES, Casio announced a rugged sensor-packed Wear device that also has a monochrome watch mode. Polar is continuing in that line with an Android Wear watch that doubles as an exercise wearable with an …

NVIDIA's GeForce GTX 1060 delivers GTX 980 speeds for $249

If you haven't noticed by now, 2016 is shaping up to be a killer year for PC gaming hardware. We've already seen two major new video cards from NVIDIA, the powerhouse GeForce GTX 1080 and the mid-range 1070, as well as a supremely capable budget GPU in AMD's $200 Radeon RX480. Now, NVIDIA has a …

World's First Off-Grid ReGen Village Will Be Completely Self-Sufficient Producing Its Own Power and Food

ReGen Villages, a completely self-sufficient village that can power and feed itself, is rising across Europe—and hopefully, one day, around the world.<p>…

Sustainability

$300 Trade In Credit For Your Old Phone Verizon Wireless - iPhone 6, Galaxy, HTC, LG

Verizon Wireless is offering $300 trade-in for certain phones when you activate a new line or upgrade an existing line. Activation and upgrade fees …