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Abadjiev's attitudes

Here is the final part to the interview. He was a very nice man and by the end of my visit, had warmed to me and the other Cal Strength guys. When he …

Lowering the Bar Between Reps in the Snatch, Clean and Jerk

Generally snatches, cleans and jerks are dropped to the floor after the completion of successful reps. But when an athlete is doing multiple reps of …

Mota Smart Ring delivers smartphone alerts to your finger

Set to be unveiled at IFA this week in Berlin, the Mota Smart Ring pairs via Bluetooth with an Android or iOS device to display notifications, such …

Wearable Tech

Baidu's Google Glass Rival Doesn't Include a Screen

Many thought that Baidu’s announcement of Eye, its Google Glass-like wearable, in early April 2013 was a well-timed April Fools’ joke, but today the Chinese tech giant demonstrated the device for the first time. Most notably, Baidu’s product doesn’t include a screen.<p>The headset was put on display …

Phones

Chrome Show: Why pictures may be better than images on the web

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Gigaom Illustration<p>Plenty of sites — including this one — have changed to a more responsive design, meaning only a …

Sony's new snap-on camera will take E-mount lenses, cost $399

Remember Sony's newly leaked smartphone-mountable camera? The one that'll let mobile photographers snap their existing E-mount lenses onto it so they can really mix up their shots? Sony's reportedly gearing up to unveil the thing -- also known as the QX1 -- at its press conference at IFA on …

Minix Neo Z64 Windows 8.1 And Android Mini PC Unveiled For $129

Minix has this week added a new addition to their range of mini PC systems, in the form of the newly launched Minix Neo Z64 which is capable of …

Logitech's new keyboard can dock your smartphone and tablet

Wireless keyboards are a dime a dozen nowadays, but every now and then we come across one that manages to stand out from the rest of the pack. And that's the case with the new K480 from Logitech, a Bluetooth keyboard that's capable of doubling as a dock for your smartphone and tablet. It even has …

Logitech's K480 keyboard connects to three different Bluetooth wireless devices at once (hands-on)

The $50 K480 can connect to three different Bluetooth wireless devices at once, whether they're Windows, Mac or Chrome OS computers, or Android, Windows, and iOS tablets or smartphones.<p>You've got a computer, smartphone, and tablet, but do you have a keyboard that works with all of them at the same …

Gear & Gadgets

MOTA SmartRing Unveiled Ahead of IFA 2014

If you are looking for a subtle way to be kept updated with the notifications received by your smartphone, but find the new smartwatches currently on …

Wearable Tech

Bungie Makes a Google Street View Version of Destiny

If you can’t wait for Bungie’s highly-anticipated Destiny game to come out next week, the studio has some new content for you. Built using Google Street View technology, the new Destiny Planet View website lets you peruse the game environments on Mars, Venus and the Moon.<p>The interactive tool offers …

Apple Strikes Deal for Third Solar Farm at North Carolina Data Center

Apple has struck a deal for a new 100-acre solar farm near its Maiden, North Carolina data center, the third such farm providing energy for the facility, reports the <i>Hickory Daily Record</i>. According to the report, Apple will be making an initial investment of $55 million in the solar farm, which will …

TheStreet

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The Ten Commandments of Cruise Ship Buffets

Whether you're being served at a table or you serve yourself, the rules of courteous behavior still apply. Here are 10 basic rules to follow when you're on a cruise and faced with serving yourself at a buffet.<p>1. Thou shall be patient in line. Buffet lines can be long, but since there is enough food …

San Francisco

Your smartphone’s short-lived battery could make you an airline security risk

Now there’s a new reason to be anxious about the rapidly dwindling battery meter on your smartphone or tablet.<p>New US aviation security regulations mean that the consequences of a dead iPhone won’t end with the misery of a being forced to read the in-flight magazine for entertainment. If you’re …

Middle East

With $10M and a long list of big-name investors, Opendoor is almost open for business

It’s official: Keith Rabois’s new startup, Opendoor, has closed its first round of funding with $9.95 million.<p>The news follows a couple months of pre-launch hype. In April, Rabois announced that he would be starting a new venture in the real estate realm to help people sell their houses faster. The …

The 10 Vacation Photos We'd Love To See Less Of

As we're freezing in cubicles, the truly lucky ones are out there sunning themselves in Puerto Rico or some beautiful beach in Greece. And listen -- we're really happy for you, but we're also really, really jealous. And something that isn't helping our envy? Those Instagrams you keep posting.<p>In an …

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