Luke Hollinger

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Why having no headphone jack is a bad idea

2002 was an interesting year, as it was the first time that DVDs outsold VHS tapes. While people didn’t want to purchase their video collection again on a new format, DVDs made a compelling case. Not only did the discs take up less space than VHS tapes, but the audio and video were of vastly higher …

Audiophile

Explained: Why Some Engines Have Both Port and Direct Injection | Feature

Half of the U.S. new-car and truck fleet now is equipped with gasoline direct injection (also known as GDI)—which means the fuel is sprayed straight into the combustion chamber. This begs the question: What’s the next engine innovation about to leave the lab?<p>The answer is bringing fuel to the fire …

Army Secretary Nominee: Citizens Should have Same Arms As Military

The West Point graduate and Iraq War Army veteran President Donald Trump has nominated to be the new Army Secretary has a very good understanding of …

Military

Firearm education could save kids’ lives

I didn’t grow up with guns in my house. My parents didn’t own one, and no one I knew as a kid talked about guns or had them in their nightstand drawer. At least, not that I was aware.<p>The first time I saw a real handgun, I was in my 20s. My former fiancee decided to buy a .357, and he took me to a …

How to Build an AR Rifle for Hunting

For as long as rifles have been rifles, hunters have wanted them customized. Up until recently this cost more than breast implants and took …

The 1911: America’s Greatest Pistol

The pistol that we know as the 1911, originally designed for use by American military forces before World War I, has been has been used by our …

20 Best Tactical Backpacks

Whether you’re looking for the perfect outdoor-ready survival bag or everyday carry pack, finding the right tactical backpack can maximize your …

Benefits of Shooting with Your Off Hand

<b>The Problem:</b><i><br>A few days ago, one of the better shooters in your club, who is right handed, came to your monthly training session outfitted with</i> …

Self Defense

Skills Check: Dummy Round Drills

<i>Mixing live ammunition with dummy rounds will enhance skill in clearing malfunctions, as well as helping to diagnose any shooting-related flinching</i> …

Learn to Run Today So You May Live to Run Tomorrow

You’ve heard a lot about the fight or flight response. Well, I’m here to tell you that flight does not get enough coverage when it comes to …

In Wake of Army Handgun Contract, Senator Calls For Rifle Upgrade

An Iowa lawmaker congratulated the Army’s vice chief of staff on inking a contract for a new Army handgun in January–but lost no time in pressing him …

Preparing isn't about fear. It's about serenity.

Just recently I ran into an interesting reaction to the idea of preparation for personal security and family defense. Specifically it was a reaction …

Dodge’s repurposed parking sensors let cops know if anyone is sneaking up on them

Dodge is cleverly repurposing existing technology in its Dodge Charger Pursuit police cars to help cops stay safe. It’s called the Officer Protection Package, and it is designed to keep officers from being ambushed from behind when sitting in a parked squad car.<p>When the feature is switched on, the …

Etymotic and Grado are the masters of unsweetened music

Are you ready for a lean and clean audio diet?<p>Audio companies design their sound in much the same way that synthetic food producers design their flavor. As one group weighs up macronutrients, the other tries to balance frequencies. And just as adding sugar can make unpalatable things enticing, so …

Watch The Difference Between Drifting And Powersliding, And How To Do Each

Getting a car sideways can be tricky and dangerous, but once you master the ability, it’s one of the coolest-looking things you can do while driving …