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Know Your Stuff: The 110 Best DIY Tips Ever

For Popular Mechanics' 110th anniversary, we decided to do something special: We dived into our archives to find the 110 best, handiest, and most helpful tips ever printed in PM. It's more than a century of DIY wisdom. (You can read the introduction to the project here.)<p>For <i>Popular Mechanics</i>' 110th …

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A World With 11 Billion People? New Population Projections Shatter Earlier Estimates

Dueling projections of population growth present different visions of the world's future.<p><b>Warning: The 21st century may get a lot more crowded than previously thought.</b><p>In a paper published Thursday in <i>Science</i>, demographers from several universities and the United Nations Population Division conclude …

The Day Google Had to 'Start Over' on Android

Google was building a secret mobile product to fend off chief rival Microsoft. Then Apple announced the iPhone, and everything changed.<p>In 2005, on Google’s sprawling, college-like campus, the most secret and ambitious of many, many teams was Google’s own smartphone effort—the Android project. …

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 officially announced: here’s what you need to know

Easily one of the most anticipated tech announcements of 2014, Samsung has now taken the wraps off the Galaxy Note 4 at their Unpacked Event, ahead of the official start of IFA 2014.<p>As the rumor mill previously had indicated, the Galaxy Note 4 follows suit on the Galaxy Alpha’s new ‘premium’ …

Galaxy Note 4 hands-on and first impressions

We’re in Berlin for IFA 2014, and the star of the show has just been announced. The Galaxy Note 4 is Samsung’s big hope for this end of the year, after a slowdown at the high-end took its toll on the company’s recent financial results. On paper, the new Note has everything going for it, from a …

Dropbox giving away 50GBs for Note 4 buyers

As we noted earlier today, Samsung has announced that the Galaxy Note 4 and Note Edge were to be released around October of this year.<p>Now, Dropbox has announced that they are partnering with Samsung to allow users of Samsung devices, including the Galaxy Note 4, to have additional access to …

Galaxy Note 4 availability: what we know so far

The Galaxy Note 4 is official, but when can we expect it? Unfortunately, there’s not a lot of specifics just yet other than we know the Note 4 and Edge won’t land until next month, but we’ll use this page as a place to keep you updated on the pricing/availability details as they hit.<p>As for pricing? …