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How to update to Android 6.0 Marshmallow manually using OTA downloads

Google today announced that Android Marshmallow is coming OTA to several Nexus devices in the coming days and weeks. If you like to get the latest from Google, you know that “coming weeks” could be a pretty long wait. Thankfully, you can head to the front of the line and install the over-the-air …

Jaybird X2 Bluetooth headset announced, even better than its predecessor

When it comes to Bluetooth headphones, there’s not many good options out there, but Jaybird has managed to become one of those manufacturer we always keep in mind. Their BlueBuds X headphones did amazingly in our review, and the company has improved these even further with the latest iteration. …

Top 10 things to do in Poland

Poland is back in a big way. Cities like Warsaw, Kraków and Gdańsk have been polished up, while outside the urban centres there are forests, mountains and lakes to be explored.<p>Whether your idea of a wild time is trying a tipple (or two) of the national drink, or discovering wildlife in the …

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This ex-Apple engineer's new app turns your iPad into a second display for your Mac or PC

Duet Display is an app designed to get some extra use out of your iPad.<p>Instead of letting your iPad collect dust when you're not using it, Duet Display turns your iPad into a second display for your computer, using the iPad's charging cord to connect to your computer.<p>Duet Display originally …

UPC ordered to install 'three strikes' anti-piracy system

The High Court has ordered UPC to introduce a ‘three strikes’ anti-piracy policy internet policy.<p>The ruling means that any UPC customer caught …

Kurdish 'Fighters' Kick Islamists Off London Street

<b>In scenes reminiscent of the battle for Kobani, Kurds clashed with Islamists, including well known preacher Anjem Choudary, on the streets of Wood</b> …

Top 10 breakfast spots in Paris

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WotanCraft Ryker (Urban Classic 001) Review

I seldom review products that I don't use or haven't used myself...but one of the very few (possibly the only one) I did review in that fashion …

These Are the Most Ingenious Gadgets From CES 2015

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Gear & Gadgets

Finally, A Fitness Tracker That Looks Like Something You'd Want To Wear

The Swiss-made watch and fitness band sells for $450, making it one of the priciest wearables out there.<p>Now, the company has introduced a scaled-down version that's much more affordable. The new Activite Pop only costs about $150 and does a lot of the same things as its much more expensive …

A Gorgeous iPad Air Clone Is Dirt Cheap And Can Run Android Or Windows

The Onda V919 3G Air looks exactly like the iPad Air, but it doesn't run iOS like Apple's current tablets and iPhones. Rather, users can switch between Android and Windows 8.1, Chinese tech blog PC Pop reports (via Phone Arena).<p>There's also another significant difference between the Onda V919 3G …

How restaurants cut corners: embalmed shrimp and headless beer

Olive Garden’s unsalted pasta water is just the beginning of the chamber of horrors that is the modern restaurant’s kitchen.<p>To save a few pennies, restaurants are doing things that would never appear on the menu: pouring thin heads on beer, serving lightly embalmed shrimp and selling a $2.50 bottle …

Nine of London's oldest restaurants

50 Recipe Projects to Tackle This Weekend

Epic moussaka, layers of lasagna, tamales, soup dumplings, and more recipes that are worth the work.<p>Are you counting down to the weekend and/or a nice long break from work? You're probably planning on going to a museum, cleaning your house, or catching up on your favorite TV shows. But why not …

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3 Factors to Think About When Composing Your Photos

The way you frame a photo is an important part of the composition. There are several key decisions to make when composing your photos: What to …

How Sick Chickens and Rice Led Scientists to Vitamin B1

The discovery of thiamine began with the search for a microbe.<p>The discovery of vitamin B1 began with a search for microbes. In the late 1800s, microbes were the hot new idea in medical science: Louis Pasteur had recently linked disease to germs, and doctors were looking for microscopic explanations …

Australian Doctors Transplant 'Dead' Hearts In Surgical Breakthrough

Until now, doctors have relied on using the still-beating hearts of donors who have been declared brain dead, often placing the recovered organs on ice and rushing them to their recipients.<p>But Sydney's St Vincent's Hospital and the Victor Chang Cardiac Research Institute have developed a technique …

UK ordered to pay extra €2.1bn into European Union budget by December

Britain has been told it must pay an extra €2.1bn (£1.7bn) into the European Union budget by the end of next month because the UK economy is doing better relative to other European economies.<p>The demand is certain to be used against David Cameron by the growing camp who want the UK to quit the …