Les Wong

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Meet Kangaroo, a $99 Windows 10 desktop PC as small as a smartphone

Desktop PCs aren’t exactly en vogue right now. In fact, PC sales are still in decline across the board and Windows 10 hasn’t been the sales boost …

How To Use a Coffee Press

A step-by-step video<p>Starbucks® partner Chad Moore explains why the coffee press is his favorite brewing method, and shows you how to make a great cup.<p>…

Ghost Fleet book trailer imagines if the Cold War turned hot -- exclusive

Defense strategists P.W. Singer and August Cole are set to release their war thriller, <i>Ghost Fleet: A Novel of the Next World War</i> on June 30, and <i>EW</i> is …

Amazon Kindle Paperwhite 2015 review: the sharpest and best yet

The new Paperwhite’s screen has twice the number of pixels and is faster and clearer, making it the best e-reader for the price<p>Amazon’s latest Kindle is an updated version of its Paperwhite, now with a crisper and easier to read screen with twice the number of pixels.<p>The Paperwhite is the midrange …

Gear & Gadgets

Blob of warm Pacific water threatens ecosystem, may intensify drought

<b>(CNN) —</b> Marine life seen swimming in unusual places. Water temperatures warmer than they should be. No snow where there should be feet of it.<p>Some scientists are saying "The Blob" could be playing a factor.<p>As monikers go, the blob doesn't sound very worrisome.<p>But if you're a salmon fisherman in …

Global Warming

Former Auschwitz guard describes camp in chilling detail

LUENEBURG, Germany (AP) — A former SS sergeant described in chilling detail Wednesday how cattle cars full of Jews were brought to the Auschwitz death camp, the people stripped of their belongings and then most led directly into gas chambers.<p>Oskar Groening is being tried on 300,000 counts of …

World History

The Secret Life of Yo-Yos

The modern version of the toy is practically unrecognizable, an Object Lesson.<p>The man behind me in the queue was trying to be helpful: “It’s true, though, right? They are used as weapons in Asia. I go there a lot and I’ve seen them do it—they’re lethal.” He made a sudden gesture, like Spiderman …

Demonstration

6 of the Best Free Cloud Music Storage Options

Do you have too many songs and not enough hard drive room? Cloud music storage services can help – and there’s a lot out there. Here are some of the …

Google Play

How Mobile Games Became Evil (and Crap)

Have you tried to find a good new game in your App Store lately? Is your vision limited to colorful offerings with cute characters all repeating the …

App Store

5 rad adventures 2 hours (or less) from LA

Los Angeles is a metropolis of millions, but it’s also basecamp for multitudes of rad adventures. Here are my five favorite, go-to spots for outdoor …

Android Police Holiday Gift Guide 2014: The Stuff You Want, Only Newer

Article Contents<p>1 Android Devices<p>1.0.0.1 Cam<br>• 1.0.0.2 David<br>• 1.0.0.3 Liam<br>• 1.0.0.4 Ryan<br>• 1.0.0.5 Michael<br>• 1.0.0.6 Bertel<br>• 1.0.0.7 Cody<br>• 1.0.0.8 Shawn<br>• 1.0.0.9 Rita<p>2 …

USA TODAY

Apps that Go Beyond News<p>The USA TODAY app allows you to be completely immersed in the news with award-winning storytelling and photography, rich-media videos, full 360-degree experiences and virtual reality.<p>Now you can get the same great content, with zero interruptions. Download now and start a …

Apps

iPhone Life's Top 20 Headphones of 2014 | iPhoneLife.com

To make it onto this list, headphones must shine in the following areas: They must be exceptionally comfortable, they must be well built and they must have superior sonic quality. No earphones that have to be inserted into the ear are included in this list and any Bluetooth headphones featured have …

Audiophile