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25 Cool Items for Your Next Camping Trip

Camping on it’s own is fun, adventurous, and peaceful. But you can make it even more awesome by bringing along some interesting gear. A trip to the …

Lockitron Releases 3rd Gen $99 Connected Door Lock, Aims To Improve Product Accessibility

If the connected home has struggled with anything over the past few years it’s accessibility. Ease of use has been improving rapidly but most internet-connected devices are still multiples more expensive than their “dumb home” alternatives.<p>Lockitron has been in the smart home space since 2011, and …

Home Automation

How to Crush Negativity and Achieve Success

You have power over your mind – not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength. ~ Marcus AureliusMost of us are incredibly hard on …

Cut the Cord With Xbox One TV Tuner

The TV tuner will let Xbox One console owners watch local broadcast channels from Microsoft's device.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may …

Sling TV

Why the Xbox One Is Better Than the PS4

The months leading up to the Xbox One's launch have been uncomfortable and confused, but Microsoft has managed to put out the best game and home …

Call of Duty

'Only' Planet: tips for travelling with your solo child

Travelling with children can be an enormously rewarding experience – opening up your kids to new experiences is crucial for personal growth, after all – but of course it’s not without its challenges.<p>It can be even more challenging for parents with only one kid. All relationships are put to the test …

Kids

Bruce Wayne Returns To The Cowl In Our Exclusive Preview Of September 9’s ‘Batman’

Currently, Bruce Wayne is saving the world by volunteering at a community center. It’s all he can do; he’s flat broke and has no memory of being the Dark Knight. That’s a problem as a new villain, Mr. Bloom, is handing out superpowers and bumping off Gotham power players left and right. But what’s …

DC Comics

A self-made millionaire studied 1,200 wealthy people and found they teach their kids something the rest of us don't

They continually self-educate; they avoid nostalgia, and they tend to embrace selfishness. Not surprisingly, they also have different opinions when it comes to parenting.<p>That's according to self-made millionaire Steve Siebold, who interviewed over 1,200 of the world's wealthiest people and compiled …

This illustrator is raising mental health awareness by drawing conditions as monsters

LONDON – A UK-based illustrator is creating a series of drawings that aim to raise mental health awareness – by depicting different disorders and …

Kermit the Frog's new girlfriend is younger, thinner – and blander

How could the veteran Muppet trade in someone as fabulous as Miss Piggy for boring new model Denise? In 2015, that’s a move worthy of Ben Affleck<p>Let’s make one thing perfectly clear: after the release of pictures of Kermit the Frog’s new girlfriend, Denise, it’s clear who was the real pig on the …

Lenovo has seen the future of phones and smartwatches, and this is it

I'm no psychic, nor am I a time traveler, but I saw the future.<p>I love being a technology journalist not only because I get to see new gadgets before …

Asus RT-AC5300: a monster of a Wi-Fi router - CNET

The RT-AC5300 router from Asus.<p>Asus<p><i>Editor's note: This post was updated on December 27, 2015 to add information about the router's performance.</i><p>If you think the Asus RT-AC3200 is overkill, you have no idea. The networking vendor has just made available another with much higher Wi-Fi specs than its …

10 young entrepreneurs who didn’t let age hold them back

There was a time when the phrase ‘young entrepreneurs referred to people like Bill Gates and Steve Jobs, who founded Microsoft and Apple respectively at ages 23 and 21. Mark Zuckerberg co-founded Facebook at 19. Following this trend, entrepreneurs are getting younger and younger. So young, in fact, …

Entrepreneurship

A 15-feature “travel jacket” with eyemask and neck pillow is Kickstarter’s most-funded piece of clothing ever

Air travel is miserable. Aside from all the hassles of getting on the plane, once you’re in your cramped little seat it becomes difficult to do anything but sit upright, elbows tucked, and wait for the journey to be over.<p>In testament to what a nightmare it is, a Kickstarter campaign for a “travel …

Crowd Funding

This manta ray looking thing might be the future of luxury cruise ships — or floating cities

In fiction, floating cities are often imagined much like a normal city, buoyed with some type of flotation life raft or supported by steel beams connecting to the seafloor.<p>A design for the cruise ship of the future, called "The City of Meriens," does not look like that at all. It's more like a …

Is feminism destroying the institution of marriage?

There is a simultaneous boom in women seeking divorces because their husbands aren't doing enough chores and because their husbands do all the chores. What is a man to do, asks Martin Daubney<p>A new survey has shown that women are now initiating 69 per cent of divorces – and they’re increasingly …

What Josh Duggar, Sam Rader and Adam and Eve Have in Common

According to the Bible, the first sinful moment resulted in a realization of nakedness. Instead of Adam and Eve high-fiving each other upon the awesome discovery of their genitals, they hid in shame. This is how the Christian story begins. It starts with sexual shame and repression, and this thread …

Alphabet is bringing Google up to date on corporate legal tricks

Is the reorganization about startups or shell companies?<p>As of this week, Google is transforming into Alphabet, a vast holding company that will contain core products like Search and Android under the Google name, alongside newer ventures like Fiber and Loon.<p>The shakeup has already been hailed as a …

General Electric

New Mom Leaves Hospital With Sick Baby, Finds a Note on Her Car That Left Her Speechless

She shared the message on Facebook, and it's been shared thousands of times.<p>Spotting a parking ticket on your car is almost guaranteed to put a damper on your day. Whether you're coming back from a shopping trip or a nice dinner, seeing that whopping bill slapped on your windshield could easily is …

Famifi

Even the Beckhams can’t escape obnoxious, unsolicited parenting advice

On Sunday, the Daily Mail spotted a celebrity with something highly incriminating in her mouth. It wasn’t a crack pipe, ecstasy pill, or the tongue of a high-ranking politician.<p>No, it was a pacifier—a gummy nipple, also sometimes called a dummy, that parents use to soothe their babies—and the …

David Beckham

‘Captain America: Civil War’ May Provide A Clever Twist On Spider-Man’s Iconic Costume

The rumors about <i>Captain America: Civil War</i> are in full flow now, with apparent factions being formed and cameos being filmed. We know Spider-Man is going to be in the film, possibly as a main combatant (but that’s doubtful), and now we might know how he comes upon his iconic costume. And for once, …

Marvel Universe

Here's a peek at the incredibly detailed diary Heath Ledger kept to play the Joker in 'The Dark Knight'

Warner Bros via YouTube<p>The late Heath Ledger won an Oscar for playing the Joker in "The Dark Knight" for good reason. His committed performance …

5 best gadgets I've purchased recently | ZDNet

Surface 3 with Type Cover<p>The best purchase I’ve made is the most recent. The Surface 3 and Type Cover are fantastic gadgets, and I count them as one …

Gear & Gadgets

The Big Leagues: 6 Superhero Teams Ready for Adaptation

This is the golden age of comic book adaptations. The Marvel Cinematic Universe is running on all cylinders at the moment with no signs of slowing …

Xiaomi Outs A New 48-Inch Smart TV Set And — Surprise — A Water Purifier

China’s Xiaomi, the world’s third largest seller of smartphones with a valuation of over $45 billion, continued its push into the home with two new products unveiled today. The company outed a new version of its smart TV, alongside a water purifier, a new entry in its ever-increasing collection of …

“Modern racism lurks in the shadows of equality”: Why colorblind school policies have failed black people

<b>Barack Obama delivers remarks at the Catholic Health Association conference in Washington, June 9, 2015. (Reuters/Jonathan Ernst)</b><p>Instead of confronting racial and cultural divides, American education only serves to further them<p>s.e. smith<p>July 5, 2015 5:00pm (UTC)<p>This article originally appeared on …

Education