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This Is the Absolute Best Workout to Shed Pounds — You're Welcome

We don't have to look far for incentive to go to the gym. In addition to the mental health benefits of working out, it's rewarding to feel "in shape," even if weight loss isn't our goal. Of course, many people seek workouts that burn the most fat — and burning belly fat is a common objective. If …

Exercise

19 Netflix Original Movies You Didn't Know Existed That Are Gonna Be Your New Obsessions

Did you know that there's more to Netflix original content than <i>Stranger Things</i> (staff writer: Jessie Nickson-Lopez) and <i>The Crown</i> (casting: Nina …

Obsessive selfie-taking could point to underlying mental health issues

Selfitis was a term originally coined in a fake news story but that didn’t stop psychologists from actually researching the possibility. A group from …

Mental Health

How to change your username on a Mac

It’s important to know how to change your username on a Mac, especially if multiple people use your computer. You can change your username on your …

Operating Systems

How does USB Type-C work?

We’ve already shown you how micro-USB works, but what about the next big USB technology: USB Type-C? It’s similar in a lot of ways since it’s the …

USB Type-C

How to turn an old Wi-Fi router into an access point

Instead of getting rid of that old and busted Wi-Fi router, you can use it instead to extend the Wi-Fi coverage of your home. Here's how.<p>A network needs only one router to function. That said, when you replace your old Wi-Fi router with a better faster one, you can spend time trying to convince …

Wi-Fi

10 Steps to Create Your First Android App

Building an Android app isn’t as hard as it might seem, as long as you focus on creating a simple app at first. Android Authority shares a tutorial …

A 10 day program to create your first Android app

Building your first Android app doesn’t have to be hard. If you aren’t overly ambitious, then you can break the process down into some simple steps and avoid overwhelming yourself in one go. The trick is to make your first app relatively simple and to focus on creating <i>something</i>. Don’t try and …

Apps

The 25 Best Free Android Apps

From bleeding-edge productivity to fun with friends, presenting 25 great, no-cost additions to your home screen.<p>It’s time to load that Android-powered slab of glass and circuitry up with a heaping helping of download-worthy apps.<p>Of course, it’s downright impossible to individually tickle everyone’s …

Apps

UPDATE: The Corvette Z06 Did Not Run the Nurburgring in 7:08

Sources confirm that the rumored 7:08 lap time did not happen.<p><i>Update at bottom of post</i><p>The 2015 Chevrolet Corvette Z06 is fast. Very fast. Very, very, very fast. But many won't say that it's biblically fast until a time around the Nurburgring is made public.<p>Earlier this year, it was rumored that the …

Sports Cars

The 73 best Android apps in 2018: Get the best from your phone

Get the most from your smartphone with the best Android apps around<p>Best Android apps 2018: Productivity apps<p><b>57. Google Keyboard</b> (free)<p><i>Better than 99%</i> …

Apps

Eat to beat diabetes and week by week watch the weight fall off! Give your new diet a turbo-boost with Dr Michael Mosley's easiest fitness tips ever!

Remember the days when buses always had conductors? They were the ones who did all the legwork, running up and down the stairs while the drivers sat …

Defiant US fraudster Allen Stanford vows to clear name

http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-35283297<p><b>In his first interview since being indicted in 2009 for masterminding the second-largest Ponzi scheme in history, convicted US fraudster Allen Stanford has told the BBC he is innocent.</b><p>"I didn't do anything wrong" said the 65-year-old Texan, speaking from a …

Corruption

Confused by how to buy a motherboard? We make it clear

The motherboard is arguably a PC’s most important component. Nothing else works without it, and it decides the upgrades you can make in the future. …

Computer Hardware

Review: Cathay Pacific First Class 777-300ER New York JFK To Hong Kong

Cathay Pacific departs from Terminal 7 at JFK, which is primarily used by British Airways and United. My flight was at 10AM, so I decided to get to …

Cathay Pacific

Slimline Samsung Galaxy A7 comes with eight cores, selfie mode and KitKat (hands-on)

The Samsung Galaxy A7 is a svelte 4G smartphone, but doesn't include the latest Android software.<p>BARCELONA -- The Samsung Galaxy A7 is a new eight-core 4G smartphone that's slimmer than Kate Moss on a juice cleanse, but it should perhaps have helped itself to a Lollipop.<p>The A7 is a follow-up to the …

Mobile Technology

Watch U.S. Netflix anywhere with TunnelBear, now available as a Chrome extension

Virtual Private Networks, or VPNs as you probably hear them referred to, aren’t very interesting. Helpful, yes, but not something to get really …

Software

10 Best Navigation Apps for the iPhone

Looking for the best navigation app for iPhone users? You’ve come to the right place. Whether you are a planning a trip, going on a hike, hanging out …

Five things you need to know about your new Chromecast

Getting started with your Chromecast<p>The Chromecast is one of those products that's simple and incredible. This small HDMI dongle (it's not much …

Chromecast

This is it: The Audiophiliac's top in-ear headphones of 2014 (pictures)

Hifiman RE-400i ($79)

Audiophile

Grab a GIF from a video with new YouTube GIF creator

Instantly create and share a looping clip from your favourite YouTube video with the new tool.<p>YouTube now has a GIF creator, and if there's one thing my mama taught me, it's never look a GIF horse in the mouth. (She loves puns, what can I say?)<p>Using the new tool on the Google-owned video site, you …

GIF Animations

Diets: is there any science behind the latest fad regimes?

The 5:2 to the Paleo, the Bulletproof and the Virgin and more claim they will make you thin, healthy and happy. We look at the facts<p>5:2<p><b>The promise</b><p>Eat normally most of the time, except two days a week when you slash your calorie intake to about a quarter of recommended amounts. So on those days …

This iPhone 6 clone packs a real punch, even if it is a copycat

At first glance, the goofily-named Dakelele Big Cola 3 might seem like a blatant iPhone 6 clone, and it certainly is when it comes to looks. However, …

Phones

Google acquires Mac app-maker RelativeWave, gives away $80 Form app for free

RelativeWave, the team behind the Mac app Form, has announced that it is now part of Google. As part of the acquisition, Google has made the $80 …

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 tips and tricks

Here are a few tips to help you make the most of your Note 4<p>The Galaxy Note 4 has a lot of features that make it worth using, though some are more …

Gear & Gadgets

Mac Mini teardown results: repairs are more difficult

Following the iMac teardown late last week comes the folks at iFixit again, who have this time gotten down and dirty with the newest Mac Mini. You’d …

How to set up iCloud Drive

With both iOS 8 and Mac OS X 10.10 Yosemite available, it's time to dig into iCloud Drive, which is a far different animal than the old iCloud.<p>Apple iCloud Drive has arrived. It now operates as a standalone service on both OS X and iOS, catching it up to Dropbox and other cloud services that allow …

iCloud

Lollipop’s keyboard can now be installed on any Android device without root

If you’re hankering for a taste of Android L but don’t have a Nexus device to install the SDK on, you could always check out its new keyboard, which …

Extracted

Apple keeps customers happy – and paying a little more each year

Criticisms of companies normally come from their clients. But with the iPhone 6 maker, it's only outsiders that seem upset<p>Does the wisdom of crowds apply to Apple? Because there is a large crowd of people who hate it. But usually with American companies that make huge amounts of money – such as …