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The New YubiKey Will Help Kill the Password

By now it's hopefully been drilled into you to enable two-factor authentication on your online accounts, giving you more protection than a password …

Authentication

You Can Freeze Your Credit for Free Beginning This Week

A new federal law that eliminates the fees credit bureaus charge for freezing your credit is set to take effect Friday. The measure, a part of a …

Credit Report

You Now Have No More Excuses Not to Freeze Your Credit

With the one-year anniversary of the Equifax breach just behind us, here’s a reminder that you will be able to freeze your credit reports and sign up …

Equifax

Sneak Peek: AirFōm promises airless riding – inside your favorite tires

As we race towards peak tire insert, we found a new one that’s gearing up for launch this fall. However, this is not your typical flat protector. …

Taipei

4 reasons you should get into the Sonos ecosystem right now

Thanks to gadgets like the Amazon Echo and Google Home, smart speakers have quickly become one of the hottest consumer tech gadgets around. It's been …

Google Home

Here's all the Coolest Stuff From Europe's Biggest Tech Show

IFA is Europe’s largest technology trade show and its origins go back to to 1924, a solid 50 years before CES was even a thing. And just because it …

Gear & Gadgets

The flexible phone you can wrap around your wrist: Chinese firm to take on Apple with radical handset

Your next smartphone could be worn on your wrist.<p>Chinese phone manufacturer Nubia has released a prototype device that's part smartwatch and part …

Batteries

EB18: Buzz Rack cradles your bike in simple work stands, hauls bikes by the ball

Buzz Rack isn’t quite as well known, but the Taiwanese bike rack company makes both the standard range of rear mount bike racks for your car, and …

I found a reliable site to buy prescription sports sunglasses online — it's making the process easy and risk-free

<i>The</i> <i>Insider Picks</i> <i>team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p><b>SportRx is an online store that sells prescription glasses, sunglasses, safety glasses, and goggles for just about every sport or outdoor</b> …

3 smart ways to boost cell signals inside your home

In a perfect world, our mobile phones would work correctly, all day long. Every time we entered a number, a crisp voice would answer, “Hello?”<p>However, the real world is a labyrinth of obstructions: thick walls, metal frames, competing signals, distant cell towers, and whole skyscrapers stand in our …

Introducing Esker Cycles and the Elkat

Plus Orion, an all-new suspension design from Dave Weagle<p>Mountain biking got its start in the garages of passionate tinkerers determined to explore …

10 Fall Cocktails So Good You Won't Want to Wait for September

A handful of tastes are quintessentially fall. You know them—the ones that bring the warmth and comfort of familiarity when autumn rolls around each …

Chai

The Hickory Nut Gorge Hiking Trail Guide & Adventure Map

How to stop your Android phone from sharing your location with Google

If you carry a cell phone — even a simple flip phone without any sort of real display — someone somewhere is tracking your location. Even if there is …

5 Bass Fishing Rigs Every Angler Should Know

We've had a bunch of requests to do a piece on how to tie several rigs for bass fishing with soft plastics and when and where to fish them. We'll …

Google Tracks You Even If Location History's Off. Here's How to Stop It

If, like most people, you thought Google stopped tracking your location once you turned off Location History in your account settings, you were …

6 MTB movies that will inspire you to ride

If you need some inspiration or if it's just too wet to hit the trails, check out this list of MTB movies to get you pumped.<p>Everyone needs bit of …

Volkswagen makes the world's favorite camper van bigger and better

A year after getting van lifers' minds tingling with the California XXL concept camper, Volkswagen has revealed the production version, the Grand …

Campervans

Samsung Galaxy Watch Recent Design and Features Information

Everybody knows that Samsung is about to announce their Galaxy Note 9 on the 9th of August. In addition, the company is planning to revolutionize the …

These 5 tools on Amazon can replace almost everything in your toolbox

Are you looking to ditch your rusty old tools with shiny new ones? Or perhaps you’re hoping to score some cool multi-purpose tools and cut down on …

Sharpen and care for your kitchen knives

If you bought a nice knife for your kitchen, congrats! You took the first step toward making cooking easier and more enjoyable. But, don't stop there -- a good knife deserves careful maintenance, like sharpening and honing.<p>After a few weeks of use, new knives will become dull, forcing you to apply …

Academics created a periodic table of mind-blowing tech, and it's a handy guide to how the world will change forever

• <b>Academics at Imperial Tech Foresight have created a periodic table of mind-blowing tech.</b>• <b><br>The table is designed to be a visual conversation starter about where the world is going.</b>• <b><br>It features 100 innovations, ranging from the benign and everyday, to the mind-blowing and potentially …

Imperial College London

The 15 Best Fishing Knots Every Angler Should Know

These <b>15</b> <b>fishing knots</b> <b>have proven to be the most versatile for bass fishing</b>. The illustrations offer multiple options for joining lines, creating loops …

Yuba Spicy Curry Bosch Electric Cargo Bike | Yuba Electric Cargo Bikes

• Features<br>• Reviews<p>The Ultimate Electric Cargo Bike<p>The award-winning Spicy Curry electric cargo bike now with state-of-the-art Bosch eBike performance …

5 Amazon obscure settings you should change now

The items we buy say a lot about our lifestyles, our finances, and our domestic lives. If you have an Amazon account, the amount of data that the retail giant collects is astonishing. Many people don’t know you get much more just free two-day shipping with a Prime account.<p>With these different areas …

Amazon Echo

Dashlane 6 is the all-in-one solution for identity protection

Dashlane, the official password manager of <i>Cult of Mac</i>, just rolled out a massive update that helps keep your digital identity safe online.<p>Version 6.0 is an all-in-one solution for online risk prevention, identity monitoring, and identity restoration. Its revolutionary Identity Dashboard makes it …

Technology

Google wants you to use its new physical keys to secure your account

You should already be using two-factor authentication to prevent unauthorized access to your online accounts. While your phone is up to the task of helping you with that, Google believes it’s time for to take the next step: using a physical security key.<p>At its ongoing Google Cloud Next event, the …

Google Lens is a student's best friend: How to copy-paste text from the real world

Google Lens is one of the more underappreciated Google services out there, and nowhere is this more true than in education. Sure, Google Lens can …

Bill Gates and Richard Branson are betting lab-grown meat might be the food of the future

Vegetarians have long touted the ethical and environmental problems with meat production and consumption. Start-ups such as MosaMeat, JUST and …

Parenting In The Age Of Screens: Here's What The Experts Do

<i>A version of this piece ran in February 2018.</i><p>Parents today struggle to set screen time guidelines.<p>One big reason is a lack of role models. Grandma doesn't have any tried-and-true sayings about iPad time. This stuff is just too new.<p>But many experts on kids and media are also parents themselves. So …

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