Eugene Presnell

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6 Workout Tips That Will Build You Stronger, Faster Legs

You have to do more than log miles if you want to see some serious results.<p>Having strong legs is essential for making you a faster and more efficient runner. That’s why you should regularly incorporate lower-body exercises into your routine in addition to logging your weekly miles.<p>Not sure where to …

Workouts

Here's Why Your Phone Battery Dies So Unreasonably Quick

Is your smartphone's battery always letting you down in the middle of the day? Suddenly your battery goes from 30 percent to 1 per cent … We hear you. It is downright annoying!<p>But Geeks has shared all the tips you need to prolong your battery life. Check out how you can up your chances of lasting …

Batteries

AT&T lays 5G groundwork in 117 additional U.S. markets

Despite some initial attempts to downplay AT&T’s launch of “5G Evolution” services as marketing puffery, upgrades to existing 4G network hardware are a necessary prerequisite before 5G services can launch. To that end, the carrier announced today that it has upgraded parts of 117 additional markets …

Consumer Reports' worst car brands for 2018

We're looking at the worst car brands as ranked by Consumer Reports. In first place is Fiat. Here's the 2018 Fiat 500L FCA US LLC, © 2017 FCA US LLC<p>In second place is Jeep. Here's a Renegade, which has changed little from its 2015 model-year introduction Frederic J. Brown, AFP/Getty Images<p>In third …

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This Cat Named Dog Works At The Fish Market And People Love Him

"I would lay down my life for him!!!!!!"

The Best and Worst Olive Oil from the Grocery Store

Olive oil is as essential to the kitchen as a saucepan or stove. Yet, while it’s always in front of us, we don’t always pay attention to what it can …

Instagram alerts people when you screenshot Stories, here's how to stop it

<b>Update 09:00 UTC, June 15:</b> Instagram has revealed it is no longer notifying users when someone screenshots their Stories. Read more here.<p>Forget about taking screenshots when creeping on your friends’ Instagram Stories: the Facebook subsidiary is making changes to its app – and it will now notify …

Social Media

How to prepare your Android phone for a factory reset

The extensibility of Android means we have a wide variety of options when it comes to choosing a phone. From the Pixels to the Samsung Experience UI …

5 foods that can boost your mood and make you feel happier

Some foods taste so good while we're eating them, but can leave us feeling blah, bloated and feeling guilty just moments after we've brushed away the crumbs. But other foods are scientifically shown to lift our spirits. Here are five foods that will make you feel good right away.<p>An ounce of walnuts …

Dog 'dies of a broken heart' after being dumped at airport by her owner

A dog who was abandoned by her owner at an airport has died of a "broken heart".<p>The dog, called "Nube Viajera'' or Wandering Cloud by the vets who treated her, spent a month wandering around the terminal at Palonegro airport near Bucaramanga, Colombia hoping to be reunited with her owner.<p>According …

What you won't find in the final JFK assassination records

Numerous government documents with potential bearing on President John F. Kennedy’s murder have gone missing or were destroyed.<p>Don’t expect an end to the conspiracy theories about the assassination of President John F. Kennedy — even after the vast network of JFK-obsessed researchers pore over the …

Surveillance

An Alzheimer's Drug Has Been Shown to Help Teeth Repair Cavities Naturally

No fillings, no drills.<p>Dental fillings may soon be left in the ash heap of history, thanks to a recent discovery about a drug called …

5 Rarely Used Camera Settings

Lets talk about camera settings. The ones that are rarely used and are nestled down, hidden in your camera’s menu. Unless you read your manual from …

Landscape Photography

1 soldier dead, 7 injured in Fort Bragg training incident

One soldier is dead and seven more were injured in a demolitions training mishap at a Fort Bragg, North Carolina, firing range.<p>The injuries were …

Already affordable Amazon Fire 7 and Fire HD 8 tablets get crazy cheap this week for Prime members

It’s probably way too early for yet another round of Fire tablet upgrades, and the Prime Day discount extravaganza is well behind us, with Black …

Gear & Gadgets

Meet the small 360 camera module that will fit into phones

You're probably not aware of this, but a Chinese company dubbed ProTruly has already released the world's first two "VR smartphones" with a built-in 360 camera last December. Don't worry if you missed the news, because chances are you'd be put off by the devices' sheer bulkiness, but according to …

Italian 'ghost town' for sale: Entire village available for less than price of a small London flat

The only moment of glory the mountaintop fortress Rocca Calascio has had in centuries of oblivion came in 1985, when it served as the set for the fantasy film Ladyhawke. It then went back to being a sleepy ghost town, isolated among the peaks of central Italy's rugged Apennine hills in the Abruzzi …

How to Take Decent Pictures of the Sky at Night

It might look easy, but taking an epic photo of the night sky in all its glory takes skill. You have to be in the right place with the right …

Crypt Believed to Be Jesus’ Tomb Opened for First Time in Centuries

JERUSALEM — The only mystical power visible was the burning light from seven tapered candles. And yet for ages, the tomb that sits at the center of history has captured the imaginations of millions around the world.<p>For centuries, no one looked inside — until last week, when a crew of specialists …

What you need to know about upgrading to Windows 10

Everyone has a Windows upgrade horror story. For me, it was an XP installation that inexplicably crashed halfway through the upgrade process, somehow corrupting my hard drive at the same time. And with Windows 10 launching on July 29th, it's hard to avoid the traumatic flashbacks to past Windows …

The Artificial Intelligence AK-47 is coming

“The endpoint of this technological trajectory is obvious: autonomous weapons will become the Kalashnikovs of tomorrow. The key question for humanity today is whether to start a global AI arms race or to prevent it from starting.”<p>The Kalashnikov aka the AK-47 is the design classic we don’t talk …

Cyanogen platform SDK in the works, will allow devs to integrate certain CM features

As Cyanogen marches forward with its lofty goal of <i>putting a bullet through Google’s head</i>, you’re likely to see the ROM maker do as much as possible to help set its software aside from stock Android. One such change is the new Cyanogen Platform SDK.<p>The upcoming SDK will eventually allow developers …

Galaxy S6 Edge Review: Four Weeks Later, Is Samsung's Curved Smartphone A Success?

I’ve been carrying the Samsung Galaxy S6 Edge for a month now and that has given me enough time to really get to grips with the South Korean smartphone. As it becomes widely available around the world, how practical is the S6 Edge, how does the curved screen work in practice, and could I live with …

4.2 magnitude earthquake rattles town west of Detroit

There were no injuries and one unconfirmed report of a building suffering damage, said Michigan State Police spokesman Ron Leix.<p>"It rattled a lot of buildings and it surprised a lot of people," he said. "We do get these once in a while."<p>The quake hit at 12:23 p.m. local time and was centered 5 …

uBeam’s Ultrasound Wireless Charging Is Real, And About To Be Really Funded

What if wireless power at a distance actually worked? It does. uBeam invented a way to wirelessly send energy up to 15 feet away with ultrasound.<p>What if you could slap a wireless charging case on your phone and charge it while you move around or use it? uBeam invented that too. While early uBeam …

Wireless Charging

SwiftKey's new keyboard corrects whole phrases

SwiftKey has a new Android keyboard that will autocorrect entire phrases. Named Clarity Keyboard Beta, it aims to constantly scan the last few words typed in order to offer better corrections than rival apps. Like other SwiftKey keyboards, it'll also learn from your typing style, picking up on your …

Volcano Erupts in Chile: Pictures

San Francisco Bay Area

Cyanogen 12 rolling out now to OnePlus One, link to OTA file available

After more than a few delays and a teaser earlier this week, Cyanogen has finally begun pushing out the update to the Lollipop-based Cyanogen 12 OS.<p>Cyanogen 12 (based on Android 5.0) will be rolling out to all OnePlus One devices, including devices sold in India, where there was some confusion due …

Eddie Ray Routh Shot 'American Sniper' Chris Kyle Because 'They Wouldn't Talk to Me'

The former Marine accused of killing "American Sniper" Chris Kyle and his friend said he shot the two men because they wouldn't talk to him, a police officer testified during his murder trial in Texas Friday.<p>Eddie Ray Routh, 27, is charged with capital murder in the killings of Kyle and Chad …

Meet the Women Who Guard China’s Millionaires

Valued as secret weapons, female bodyguards are regarded as innocuous protectors who can disguise themselves as assistants or dance partners.<p><i>Watch our documentary about China's female bodyguards here.</i><p>Wearing a form-fitting black leather jacket with studded shoulders, leather pants, and …

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