Jesse Gregg

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The Best Home Exercises to Increase Speed

Everybody wants to be faster — a faster runner, faster biker, faster swimmer — it doesn’t matter what sport; speed is the ticket to winning. What if …

Google includes a Raspberry Pi in a DIY smart speaker kit

Google wants to make it easier than ever to build your own smart home gadgets. The search giant's latest kits hit Target stores this month and include everything you need to make either a smart speaker similar to a Google Home or a smart home camera that can recognize faces and expressions.<p>The kits …

How to Change the Color of Anything in Photoshop

There are many ways to change the color of an object in Photoshop, but in certain instances, these methods fall short of accomplishing your goal. …

Build an Autonomous R/C Car with Raspberry Pi

In May of 2016, the Self Racing Cars group held their inaugural autonomous track day for full-size cars at Thunderhill Raceway Park in Northern California. Will and I both attended, but wouldn’t actually meet until a few months later. We were intrigued by the event, but we knew that full-sized …

Life Hack: Kill Thousands of Mosquitoes With One Fan

Plus, a screen and some magnets<p>Picture this: You're out on your deck, enjoying a few cold ones with friends as the sun sets. It seems like a perfect summer night until you're suddenly attacked by blood-sucking, disease-ridden animals.<p>No, this isn't a cheesy horror flick. It's what happens every …

6 Must-Have Apps for Your Android Device

Whether you use your Mac for work or just for your personal projects, you’ve likely found yourself wondering how to improve your productivity. There …

Apps

Android Studio 2.2

<i>By Jamal Eason, Product Manager, Android</i>Android Studio 2.2 is available to download today. Previewed at Google I/O 2016, Android Studio 2.2 is the …

Android News

The 6 Most Effective Core Exercises for Distance Athletes

And two core exercises athletes should absolutely avoid.<p>There are things you come across when running that you can ignore: jerk drivers, annoying partners, random bad advice in the middle of a race. And then there are things that you shouldn’t ignore—like your core muscles.<p>“Your core stabilizes …

Five Strength Training Exercises for Runners

Slow down in the gym to get strong and stay healthy.<p>​<p>​<p>Want to avoid injury? Take your time when lifting. A new study found that runners became stronger after doing six weeks of eccentric strength training. This tactic, which entails slowing down the lengthening phase of a movement, puts greater …

Inexpensive Garage Lights From LED Strips

"The Giving Tree" Power Carved Log Bench<p>Concrete Lamp - "Cleaved Light"<p>Modern Shop Stool From Two 2×4s<p>PVC Class<p>why not put the lights together on the …

Home Improvement

Improve Your Running Form With A DIY Analysis

<i>It’s easier than ever to capture and critique your running form.</i>Training for most athletic pursuits requires not only fitness and conditioning, but …

Biomechanics

This Man Stretched 10 Minutes a Day for a Month. Here’s What Happened

Turns out, a loose muscle is a strong muscle.<p>Like most guys, I hated stretching. Why waste time sitting around when I could be out running?<p>It hurt to learn that I was wrong—throbbed like hell, actually. I hurt my hip trying a leg workout and going running the same day, and had to shut down.<p><b>RELATED:</b> …

Post-run Yoga Routine

After a run is a great time to do yoga because you’re already warmed up. You can skip the sun salutations and other movements used to warm the body …

Yoga

The 72 best Android apps in 2018: Get the best from your phone

Get the most from your smartphone with the best Android apps around<p>With millions of Android apps to download from the Google Play store, it's …

DIY Photo Pebbles

There are a lot of cool arts and crafts project you can try making on a budget. Such is this next one, which is a creative photo pebbles idea. You …

Crafting

11 Essential Tech Skills You Need to Get Hired as a Web Developer

The skills you’ll need to land a job as a front-end web developer will vary from one place or one position to another, but there are several skills …

Fresh Meat: 10 new Android apps worth checking out

New apps need lovin’ too, right? Every day there are thousands of additions to the Google Play store, but many go unnoticed and never receive the …

29 Healthy (Easy!) Slow Cooker Recipes to Help You Stay on Track

<b>Follow us on</b> <b>Pinterest</b> <b>for more healthy eating inspiration.</b><p><i>Additional reporting by</i> <i>Justina Huddleston</i>

22 Non-Nerdy Gifts For The Coolest Runner You Know

For the runner who already has all the tiny shorts.

Mastering ASP.NET 5 without growing a beard

…or learn the lingo and sound like an ASP.NET 5 expert<p>So you know ASP.NET like the back of your hand, or so you think, until you hear grunt this, and …

Seven Ways to Have a Breakthrough Running Year

Try one of these strategies to take your speed and strength to the next level.<p><i>Tara asks: I’ve been running for a year now and I want to focus on improving my speed this year in the 10K and half-marathon distances. How can I set myself up for running and racing faster? I run four times per week.</i><p>A …

Samsung Gear VR review (2015): A no-brainer if you own a Samsung phone

When Samsung and Oculus debuted their Gear VR headset almost a year ago, the companies made it clear the device wasn't yet ready for the masses. Billed as "Innovator Edition" models, the original Gear VRs were intended mainly for early adopters. They only fitted a limited number of phones -- the …

The $85 Asus Chromebit is a tiny HDMI stick running Chrome OS

Google and Asus today launched the Chromebit, an $85 HDMI stick that allows users to plug into any screen and run Chrome OS straight out of the box — assuming they also link up a USB or Bluetooth mouse and keyboard. First unveiled in March, the Chromebit is the most affordable way to get Chrome …

Google

Xiaomi just released a 20,000 mAh Mi power bank with Quick Charge 2.0 for $24… AND a fitness band for $15

Xiaomi may have outdone themselves with this one. Their phones and accessories are pretty well-known for offering insane quality for the price tag, but this might set a new bar.<p>The new 20,000 mAh Mi power bank can be fully charged in five hours, and with its six-pack of 3,350 mAh LG/Panasonic …

Powerbank

Winter is coming – be prepared with the Bluetooth Beanie & Touchscreen Gloves bundle deal

It’s that time of the year. And I don’t mean the time of giving and cheering next to amazing food and Christmas decorations. Surely, those won’t be left out of your mental pictures either, but along with all of this joy comes a great deal of cold. In fact, I can already feel it in my bones… winter …

Shopping

Name your price for the Android Expert’s Coding Bundle!

Tupac once said “even the genius asks his questions” (yes, I just went there!), and that is definitely also the case for expert coders. Developers are always evolving along with technology, so there is a lot to be learned here. Especially if you are trying to learn Google’s new Android 6.0 …

Black Friday 2015 – best deals

The holiday shopping season has already started for many of us, though a number of consumers wait anxiously for the arrival of Black Friday – the day of the year where you push, shove, and combat your way into savings, or you go online and save a bunch without nearly as much effort (though arguably …

Shopping

With CodinGame, Learning To Code Becomes A Game

French startup CodinGame just raised $1.6 million from Isai for its innovative code learning platform. As the name suggests, CodinGame is all about games — not game development, not gamification, just plain games. The logic behind each exercise is tied to an actual game so that you get visual …