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Schiit Audio Reference System Review Part 2

<i>It's five below in evidence.<br>The winded eves and sideways snow.<br>His eminence has yet to show.</i><p>It's literally five below here in Minneapolis. Last night, …

Audiophile

Xiaomi's 50-inch Mi TV 4A offers 4K HDR for just $375

By now, you should be familiar with Xiaomi's obsessive focus on quality and value for money. That's what allowed the brand to swiftly rise up the …

Mobile Technology

Stop Those Annoying Browser Prompts Asking for Your Location or to Send Notifications

If you've grown tired of answering those annoying browser prompts every time a website wants to show you notifications or know your location, you can …

Japanese Festivals

Japanese festivals are a fun, unforgettable — often very crowded—way to see a bit of Japanese culture.<p>Although throwing beans to frighten evil …

There’s a $23 adapter that turns any speakers into wireless speakers

Are you thinking about upgrading your old wired home audio system with a wireless system so you can stream music from Bluetooth devices like iPhones, …

B&O launches BeoLab 50 high-end active speaker

What the BeoLab 50 <i>can</i> claim over its bigger sibling is the practicality to fit into a wider variety of living spaces. 104cm tall, 46cm wide and …

Every camper needs to learn how to make a "Swedish fire log"

This is the best way to cook while you camp.<p>Whether you're planning your next camping trip or simply want to toast some marshmallows in your …

Off-grid

What's the Difference Between Regular and Toasted Sesame Oil?

By Alex Delany<p>One is for cooking and one is for finishing. But which is which?<p>Toasted sesame oil isn’t trying to trick you. Neither is regular sesame oil. They’re exactly what they claim to be. Regular, untoasted sesame oil is made from raw, pressed sesame seeds, and toasted sesame oil is made from …

Two Stars Slammed Into Each Other And Solved Half Of Astronomy’s Problems. What Comes Next?

Progress, as they say, is slow. In science, this is often true even for major breakthroughs; rarely is an entire field of research remade in a single …

How to Make the Best Ultra-Buttery Croissants

Fermented and layered with loads of butter, Tartine's signature croissant dough is the building block for so many more flaky twists, buns, and …

Top 6 Best Lightweight Sleeping Bag Review 2018

Top 6 Best Lightweight Sleeping Bag Review 2018. Image via: standard.co.uk<p>One of the essential criteria of a good sleeping bag is its weight. You …

Top 6 Best Air Mattress For Camping On The Market

Top 6 Best Air Mattress For Camping On The Market<p>In order to enjoy every aspect of the camping trip, it’s essential that you are properly energized …

Our favorite mesh Wi-Fi system can now boost any router you already have

We absolutely love the AmpliFi HD (High-Density) Home Wi-Fi System, which is by far the fastest and most reliable mesh wireless solution in this …

Growing Amazing Squashes And Gourds In Tunnels Will Simply Amaze You!

<b>Squash</b><p>Both winter and summer squashes can be found within the Cucurbita genus of this food family. Common varieties of winter squash include:<p>1. …

Samsung just won 36 CES 2018 innovation awards for design and engineering

Samsung makes a lot more than just Galaxy phones and 36 of its latest products are CES 2018 award winners. The awards are for outstanding design and …

How to build a fire — with or without matches

Following is a transcript of the video.<p>How to build a fire — with or without matches<p>Whether you're out camping, or in a survival scenario, you should know how to build a fire.<p>Find a dry patch of ground 4 feet wide. Build a ring with rocks, or dig down a few inches. This will keep the fire insulated.<p>…

Tinder

The asteroid that wiped out the dinosaurs might not have killed them all if it had hit somewhere else

Some 66 million years ago, a city-size asteroid slammed into Earth near Mexico's Yucatan Peninsula.<p>The massive impact created the 180-kilometer-wide Chicxulub crater and triggered the Cretaceous-Paleogene extinction event that wiped out 75% of Earth's biodiversity, including almost all the …

Avocado Pie

Make the crust: Preheat the oven to 350 degrees F. Brush an 8-inch springform pan with some of the melted butter. Mix the remaining butter with the …

10 Foods Diabetics Should Eat Daily

Be sure to put these in your meal rotation.<p>Making healthy food choices to control blood sugar is key for those with type 2 diabetes, but what if …

Nutrition

Airstream's Newly Launched Globetrotter May Inspire Wanderlust

We're thrilled to share the news that Airstream has just launched a new member of its iconic fleet dubbed The Globetrotter. The Globetrotter debuts …

Airstream

Rotel's stereo integrated amp is high-end but not absurdly high-priced

If you listen to more music than watch movies at home, a top-notch integrated stereo amplifier may be a better choice than an AV receiver. I've said that for years. But a lot of the better-sounding integrated amps are feature-challenged, and some offer nothing more than an input selector for analog …

An Affordable Soundbar That Drowns Outside Noise

Ours is a corner house in the neighborhood. So it’s loud. Kids are playing basketball on the driveway next door, maybe 15 feet from my family room. Others are laughing right behind the tiny backyard. I love that we have a subdivision full of energetic kids who love playing outside. That said, when …

23 Photos of Adorable Animal Brothers & Sisters

Babies and animals can be tricky subjects to photograph, so imagine the challenge of photographing baby animals. We have to hand it to the wildlife …

Cute

Onkyo Stereo Receiver Embraces Hi-Res, Wireless

The consistent trickle of new receivers in recent weeks continues, this time with a stereo model from Onkyo that offers extensive connectivity and …

This Flower-Shaped Solar Panel Can Power Your Entire Home

The Smartflower is designed to follow the sun throughout the day, like a sunflower.<p>Solar energy is getting even more buzz lately, with Tesla's new solar shingles hitting the market this month and Route 66 scheduled for a solar panel makeover. But a new product from an Austrian company could soon …

This solar panel produces up to 5 liters of drinking water per day from the air

<b>Zero Mass Water's Source device is a rooftop solar device that produces water instead of just electricity.</b><p>With the virtual explosion of rooftop solar …