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The Top 10 Things at CES 2016

With 20,000 new product announcements and 2.1 million square feet of floor space, it was hard to find the signal in the noise at CES 2016. Here are …

Virtual Reality

Unlock Hidden Genres in Netflix With These Secret Codes

Although it’s been known for a while, no one’s really bothered to take the time to jot down all of Netflix’s genre codes – until now. In case you’re …

The 44 games we can't wait to play in 2016

<b>Abzu</b> (PS4, PC - 2016)<p><i>Abzu</i> is the first release from Giant Squid, a new studio founded by Matt Nava, the art director responsible for the gorgeous <i>Journey</i> and <i>Flower</i>. And just like those games, <i>Abzu</i> is a non-violent experience that has you exploring a wondrous new world — only this time it’s underwater.<p>…

How to Hide a Hanging TV's Unsightly Wires for Less than $15

Tuck those ugly cables and wires behind your wall for a cleaner look.<p>After spending big money on your beautiful new television and hanging it on the wall, you don't want loose cords and cables ruining the aesthetic. Luckily, there's simple fix that just about anyone can do, and it's dirt cheap to …

The 15 Most Anticipated Games of 2016

2016's Most Exciting Games

The World’s New Population Time Bomb: Too Few People

Developed world’s working-age population to start declining next year, threatening global growth in decades ahead<p>Ever since the global financial crisis, economists have groped for reasons to explain why growth in the U.S. and abroad has repeatedly disappointed, citing everything from fiscal …

Demographics

Canadian House Overlooking the Ocean has the Perfect Garage

If you’re an automotive enthusiast in the housing market, chances are you look very closely at a property’s garage as a deciding factor on whether or …

Housing Market

Your Toolbox Is Hopelessly Inadequate Without Fiskars’s Reengineered Hammer and Machete

An early champion of user-friendly design, Fiskars tackles your toolshed.<p>“We have a saying here that even the simplest things can be made better or smarter,” says Steve Stokes, a design engineer at Fiskars. The Finnish company, which dates from 1649, was a pioneer of user-friendly design and is …

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How China Profits From Our Junk

In this excerpt from the forthcoming Junkyard Planet, author Adam Minter explores China's central role in the world's vast global recycling trade.<p>China’s reputation as the “world's factory” is well-established. But what happens to everything the world throws away? Since 2002, the Shanghai-based …

Netflix Flirts With a New Idea: “Big” Movies at Your House, the Same Day They’re in Theaters

Netflix made a splash this year by creating its own TV shows and delivering them over the Web. Now it’s toying with the same idea for movies.<p>This …

Google Glass to get upgrade, will fit prescription glasses

<b>Existing Google Glass Explorers will be able to trade in their Google Glass for an updated model that can fit prescription glasses and shades.</b><p>Google …

Google Glass