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7 Smokable Plants You Can Grow That Aren’t Marijuana

By Brian Barth<p>Here's a non-trend that you'd think would be more hip: tobacco-free herbal smoking blends.<p>Quite a few plants may be safely, and …

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Cloudflare 1.1.1.1 privacy DNS is real: here’s how to use it

Privacy has always been an important topic but, of late, it has become an increasingly troubling one. From smartphones to social media to plain …

Koenigsegg’s Camshaftless Engine Explained; Watch It in Action

Suck, squeeze, bang, blow. These are the four strokes of the reciprocating, internal-combustion engine (ICE) that Nikolaus Otto patented in the 19th century. The action of the intake valves that allow an engine to breathe and the exhaust valves that let it expel spent gases were, until very …

How to Hack Wi-Fi: Build a Software-Based Wi-Fi Jammer with Airgeddon

Airgeddon is a multi-Bash network auditor capable of Wi-Fi jamming. This capability allows you to target and disconnect devices from a wireless …

Capitalism 2.0: the economy of the future will be powered by neural lace

A battle for the "soul" of the global economy is underway. The next few decades will likely decide whether capitalism survives or is replaced with a …

Perfect your plank: The move to banish back pain

Planks are God's gift to people with low back pain, but if you don't do them right they can actually hurt. Here's a better way.<p>Planks are God’s gift to people with low back pain, which is the third most expensive medical condition in the United States. More than $57 billion a year is spent on low …

Blizzard Offers Original StarCraft For Free

The original game completely free and only a 1.5GB download. Most game patches are larger than that!<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may …

Six Stretches to Help Your Stiff Back Feel and Move Better

The reasons for feeling discomfort along your back are pretty complex, but too much sitting or staying in one position for too long can be among the …

Talisman: Digital Edition Review – A Deep & Engaging Board Game

Talisman: Digital Edition Review<p>Talisman has been around for over 30 years, but there’s a good chance you haven’t heard of it. Though beloved amongst …

Horizon Zero Dawn: 16 tips before you play

Step one: don’t die<p>I’m smitten with <i>Horizon: Zero Dawn,</i> a video game that hits the best notes of the “explore, kill, and collect” genre without becoming too leadened by busywork. It has a script on par with a fun sci-fi matinee, arguably the most polished visuals on a home console, and combat that …

YouTuber spent a stunning 750 hours mapping every location in Fallout 4

The immersive open-world RPG <i>Fallout 4</i> launched in late 2015, giving fans yet another opportunity to explore a 1950s-inspired apocalyptic wasteland. …

Raspberry Pi Portable Thermal Video Overlay Creator (video)

The team at GroupGets has this week published details of a new Raspberry Pi project they have created in the form of the Pylepton Zero, which is a …

Raspberry Pi

Fallout 4's 58GB High-Resolution Texture Pack Is Out Now On PC

Fallout 4's high-resolution PC texture pack has landed on Steam. You can grab it right here (via NeoGAF). As announced previously, the texture pack is meaty, requiring 58 GB of hard drive space.<p>Here is the texture pack's official description: "Experience the wasteland like you've never seen it …

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Google is bringing AI to your Raspberry Pi

Face-recognition, speech-to-text translation, and sentiment analysis are among tools that could be coming to the Pi.<p>Google is planning to bring …

The Best Operating Systems for Your Raspberry Pi Projects

If you’re new to the Raspberry Pi, that tiny $35 computer we all love, there’s a good chance you’ve downloaded (or purchased an SD card that …

15 Best EDC Pocket Knives Over $100

Böker Plus Kwaiken<p>Based upon old Japanese style blades, the Lucas Burnley-designed Kwaiken from Böker Plus is a beautiful folding knife that fuses …

Jeep JK Crew Bruiser

Bruiser Conversions from Florida, offer full service Jeep customization. The JK Crew is their very own truck conversion, it started as a four-door …

Portable micro wind turbine prototype weighs 2 lbs and packs down to the size of an umbrella

<b>Lightweight, collapsible, and quick to deploy, this little wind generator might be a viable off-grid portable power source in places where solar</b> …

Watch a Wrench Get Beaten Into a Homemade Tomahawk

Careful not to cut yourself on that... wrench?<p>Typically a wrench isn't a tool with a blade, but with a little heat, a hammer, and some determination, that can change. We've already seen a busted old wrench transformed into an awesome knife, but the folks at Miller Knives are taking that trick a …

The Hammer Slingshot / Slingbow

Archers, bowhunters, bowfishers, people who like to sling mud get one tool for all their firing needs in The Hammer. This slingshot /slingbow invites …

Heinnie Haynes Carabiner Knife

Posted in Gear and Tools<p>With its blade and handle made of Titanium-coated 440A stainless steel, the compact Carabiner Knife features a 1.5-inch blade …

Survival Gear Review: Crovel Elite

It’s quite likely that everyone reading this has firsthand experience with the old-school military-issue entrenching tools. In fact military digging …

Woodworking

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<i>The Quartermaster General Lee 2 Knife isn’t just badass looking. Moreover, its intricate chassis isn’t rigid: instead, the precisely milled titanium parts articulate while it opens (detailed nicely in this long but thorough video review), doubling as a rock solid locking mechanism unlike any in existence that both releases and closes semi-automatically at the press of its rear-mounted pocket clip…</i> (via GearHungry)

The NES Mini Will Be a Closed Nostalgia Loop

For better or worse, Nintendo’s pint-sized NES Mini will play the games it comes with, and that’s it.<p>“The console is a standalone device so it cannot …

The Vanual Camping Van

When the going gets tough and you want to get the hell out of dodge, a weekend retreat or getaway can be the perfect remedy. In fact, some fall in …

Base Camp Off-Road Trailer

Whether you are looking for a go-to trailer for your regular camping trips or are hoping for something you can use in an emergency situation – the …

Siesta4 Heat and Light Blocking Camping Tent with Built-in Fans

One of the most important essentials for a great camping trip is a nice tent. Agree? Take a look at Siesta4, the heat and light blacking camping tent …