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3 Things You Should Keep Your iPhone 6 From

The iPhone 6 is now in full swing, people are buying the phones out faster than ever before, with the two new phones hitting as many as 10 million purchases over the opening weekend. But, record sales won't make up for security issues, battery glitches, and many other problems that the phone is …

Behold The Best Slow-Motion Camera On The Market

At 25,000 frames per second, the Phantom v2511 can practically stop time.<p>In the time it takes to blink, the Phantom v2511 has already captured more than 7,500 frames of video. Expand that rate to one second, and the v2511 captures 25,600 frames at a resolution of about 1 megapixel. That’s still a …

Imaging

What's Happened To ~$7 Million App 'Yo' Now That The Hype Has Died

Yo is a one-tap notification app that sends a one-word message —"Yo" — to other users. There's no nuance to responding to an incoming "Yo"; users can merely "Yo" back.<p>The app soared to millions of users in a matter of weeks. It was first app featured on discovery site Product Hunt. But an article …

Here's How Much It Costs To Charge An iPhone 6

Purchasing an iPhone 6 will set you back anywhere from $200 to $650, depending on which model you buy and whether you’re due for an upgrade. But …

TinyScreen Color Display Allows You To Create Your Own Smartwatch And More (video)

Makers and developers that enjoy building electronic projects might be interested in a tiny new colour display that has launched over on the …

Seek thermal camera brings heat vision to your Android phone

As smartphone cameras continue to advance we are seeing increasing megapixels, the abilities to take better night shots, 4K recording, optical image stabilization and many other improvements in the area of pictures and video. But what about more off-the-wall features like heat vision? Although no …

Android Phones

Online dating leads to more break-ups than meeting in real life

Online dating has reached the point where it isn't weird to say you met someone via the internet anymore. Tinder is another story, but that's a digression for a different day. However, while sites like eHarmony and Match are quick to espouse their success rates (the former claims that 438 members …

Motorcycles legal in HOV lanes, but what about FasTrak?

Most Southern California motorcyclists know they are allowed to ride in HOV and carpool lanes.<p>But what about Los Angeles-area FasTrak toll lanes?<p>Do motorcyclists qualify for those lanes? Regardless of time of day? Are they required to have a transponder, as cars are? Do they have to pay the same …

California

Solar Powered Car Ventilator

Usually the sun makes your car much hotter but with the Kulcar Solar Powered Car Ventilator the sun can make your car cooler. The Kulcar fits into …

Casio G-Shock GBA-400 Bluetooth Watch Launches Next Month For $200 (video)

Casio has launched a new G-Shock smartwatch this week in the form of the Casio G-Shock GBA-400 which is equipped with Bluetooth 4.0 connectivity and …

DxOMark crowns iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus as camera kings

It’s never just about megapixels. Just days after DxOMark ranked the Sony Xperia Z3, with its 20.7 megapixel sensor and highfalutin camera specs, it …

Mobile Photography

BlackBerry Passport Gets Unboxed (Video)

The BlackBerry Passport was just announced, and now BlackBerry has released the specifications on this new BlackBerry smartphone.<p>The new BlackBerry …

Mobile Technology

Samsung Galaxy Note 3 Bend Test vs iPhone 6 Bend Test (video)

After the earlier and interesting iPhone 6 Plus bend test that provided evidence the new iPhone 6 Plus smartphone was susceptible to bending and can …

Dubs Acoustic Filters

Finding the balance between blocking out harmful sounds while not making things so muffled that they are difficult to recognize can present quite the …

Apple: Nearly half of all iPad and iPhone users have already updated to iOS 8

When Apple releases a new version of its mobile operating system, loyal users snap it up at an alarming rate, and the launch of iOS 8 is no …

Reports Suggest iPhone 6 Plus May Bend in Your Pocket

Consider this a PSA: Don't keep the iPhone 6 Plus in your front pants pocket for too long. It just might bend.<p>Reports of slightly bent iPhone 6 Plus …

FTC shuts down Butterfly Labs, the second-most hated company in Bitcoinland

The mining equipment company failed to deliver tens of thousands of computers, and delivered others so late they were obsolete<p>There was skepticism around Butterfly Labs from the beginning.<p>Like most bitcoin companies, the Missouri-based startup sprang up out of nowhere. In late 2011, there were …

Eduardo Saverin Leads $14 Million Funding Round For Silvercar, An Audi Airport Rental Startup

Billionaire Facebook co-founder Eduardo Saverin has found a new place to focus his entrepreneurial energies: airport car rentals. Audis, specifically.<p>Saverin led a $14 million Series B round for Silvercar, an Austin-based app startup that launched in 2012 and rents silver Audi A4s at seven U.S. …

Lentil and Garlic Sausage Cassoulet

8 Servings<p>This streamlined, somewhat lighter cassoulet employs French green lentils, bacon, and smoked sausage.<p>October 2012Print<p>Ingredients<p>1 1 -pound 1 1/2–2-inch-thick piece smoked skin-on slab bacon<p>1 bay leaf<p>2 medium onions, 1 whole, 1 minced<p>2 whole cloves<p>2 cups French green lentils<p>2 tablespoons …

Extreme Sports

Like Water for Maple

Listen up, coconut water aficionados: It's time to make room in your fridge for maple water.<p>And lest you think this stuff will taste like watery Aunt …

Santa Monica

16 Steps for Homemade Sushi

Make Your Own Sushi At Home!<p>Are you ready to roll?<p>Tongue-tingling spicy tuna rolls, creamy dragon rolls, meaty lobster-avocado rolls—if you’re a sushi addict, these words will activate your brain’s pleasure pathways. But check this out: You don’t need to visit a sushi bar to score your fix. Most …

All The Recipes You Need To Cook (And Eat) This Fall

Yes, it's true, summer has come to an end. But don't freak out because it's actually kind of a good thing. Sure, it's sad to say goodbye to the grill outs, summer berries and all that ice cream. But fall means apple pie a la mode, big bowls of soup and <i>so much pasta</i>. Guys, fall totally wins when it …

How to Make Fish Tacos: A Step-by-Step Guide

You could debate endlessly what makes a perfect fish taco—and we did. After a lot of “research” (read: eating), we came up with the lightest, crunchiest, tastiest version ever.<p>When the topic of fish tacos came up in a staff meeting, you would have thought we were talking about Obamacare, not a …

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