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It’s Probably a Bad Idea to Sell Stocks Because You Fear Trump

“So should I cash out of the stock market?”<p>This is the question I’ve heard from several liberal-leaning friends in the last few months. I get a few emails in this vein every time the stock market hits new highs, as it did on Friday.<p>They are worried that the combination of high share prices and an …

Stock Markets

Macro Photographs of Cityscapes and Landmarks Reflected in Water Drops

Serbian photographer Dusan Stojancevic has figured out a great way to make his photos of iconic landmarks stand out. Instead of pointing his camera …

‘Netflix for pirates’ comes to jailbroken iOS devices

Popcorn Time, the service that allows users to stream movie torrents, today makes its debut on iOS. It’s available only to jailbroken devices — there’s no way Apple would have approved it for the App Store — and it can be obtained through Cydia via a dedicated Popcorn Time repository.<p>Popcorn Time …

Egg and Avocado Breakfast Sandwich

6 sandwiches<p>Meat-free but not too virtuous, it’s healthy and satisfying.<p>October 2014Print<p>Ingredients<p>hot sauce<p>1 red bell pepper<p>¼ medium mango, cut into pieces<p>2 tablespoons light brown sugar<p>2 tablespoons white wine vinegar<p>2 tablespoons fresh orange juice<p>1 tablespoon fresh lime juice<p>½ teaspoon cayenne …

Breakfast

Why You Need A Tablet & How It’ll Transform Your Lightroom Workflow

I can’t function in clutter. I loathe clutter. I’m not necessarily OCD about it, but I learned a long time ago that it makes more sense for me to …

A Review of the Lowepro Event Messenger 250 Bag for Mirrorless Cameras

Let’s be honest, in the grand scheme of things, camera bags are pretty mundane objects Yet if we think about it a little more, we would realize how …

Cameras

Breva Génie 03 can measure speed without being a smartwatch

Who says you have to be a smartwatch to get some “smart” functions? Some traditional watch makers are definitely not buying the whole smartwatch …

You Can Either Buy a Home, Supercar, or This Rideable Gundam Robot for $1-Million

For a cool $1-million, Kuratas, the Gundam-inspired rideable robot by Suidobashi Heavy Industry, can now be yours. This machine is equipped with a …

7 Creative Photography Tricks to Achieve Amazing Results

Whether you’re a beginner in photography or pursue it as a hobby, we're pretty sure you’re always eager to learn some interesting tricks that will …

Tread Is a Wearable Multi-Tool From Leatherman

“Wearable” has been the tech buzzword for over a year now, and, if you’re anything like us, hearing it at this point makes you gag a little. So bear …

Wearable Tech

Stylish Smartwatches

Smartwatches

Nanoheat Wireless Heated Mug Keeps Your Brew Warm (video)

If like me your coffee or goes cold while you work at your desk or around your home, a new invention called the Nanoheat wireless heated mug might be …

The Lensbaby Velvet 56 promises dreamy portraits and velvety close-ups

• Camera reviews<br>• Best DSLR<br>• Best mirrorless CSC<p>Lensbaby is best known for its wacky tilting lenses, which give you complete control over the camera's …

White River Knucklehead Knife

Light. Strong. And surprisingly handsome. The White River Knucklehead Knife weighs just 1.7 ounces thanks to its skeleton design, yet its 2.875-inch …

17 Simple Rules for Buying the Perfect Suit

<b>1. Try a Separation</b><br>Many brands in this price range, including Nautica, Banana Republic, Lauren by Ralph Lauren, and Alfani, sell the jacket and pants separately. It's a made-to-measure feel on a budget. It works for Men's Health guys with athletic builds who need large jackets and smaller</b> …

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Tour a working Pac-Man cabinet built inside Minecraft

<b>Watch on YouTube | Subscribe to Polygon on YouTube</b><p><i>Minecraft</i> has cut a large swath through the gaming landscape over the past few years, but perhaps its largest effect is the democratization of digital creation. If you can move a mouse and punch a keyboard you can create, and everyone seems …

Melody on the menu: how a sprinkle of Mozart might give your meal zing

Professor Charles Spence is trying to come up with a sound for salty.<p>“We are not quite there yet,” says the Oxford academic. “Bitter, sweet, sour – we have those. But salty is the hardest taste to embody in sound.”<p>Spence, a behavioural psychologist, spends his life finding out how music, colour and …

Lionel Messi

Can your body language win you the job?

Everyone knows it’s important to dress smartly for an interview. Less obvious is the importance of how you carry yourself.<p>Samuel Amegavisa is getting nervous. In his last year of human biology studies at the University of Cape Coast in Ghana, it’s time to start thinking about job interviews.<p>“My …

Body Language

HIRIS ‘wearable computer’: home automation control on your wrist

You’ve probably used The Clapper at some point: it’s a small device that turns lamps and other items on and off when someone claps nearby. It was a …

Will A Set Of Sheets Make You Sleep Better?

Techie-fabric company 37.5 wants to shake up the dusty bedding industry.<p>Americans sleep an average seven hours and 36 minutes every night. Forty-five percent say that poor or insufficient sleep affects their daily activities at least once a week, according to a December 2014 report by the National …

7 reasons to use emoticons in your writing and social media, according to science

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>Do you remember seeing your first emoticon?<p>The first documented use of “:-)” dates back to 1982, when Scott Fahlman proposed that it be used as a “joke marker” on a message board for Carnegie Mellon University computer scientists. Here’s his …

Samsung Gear VR Review: The Amazing Virtual Reality Headset For The Note 4

Since computers became popular in the 80s people have dreamed of creating a virtual world. In TV shows and movies as well as in the minds of every gamer across the globe, the idea of being able to immerse yourself in a world of virtual reality is a dream that just won’t go away.<p>There have been …

Virtual Reality

No One Will Think This Beautiful Wearable Is a Smart Watch

When it comes to wearables, are you Team Ringly or Team Jawbone? In other words, do you like your wearable to integrate seamlessly into your everyday outfits or do you like to have it stand out like sleek eye candy? Well, from the Nike Fuelband to Everykey to Misfit, it’s clear that we all have a …

12 Fun Facts about BILL & TED'S EXCELLENT ADVENTURE

Annotated Anime: Gundam Build Fighters Try episode 9

Sick (Build) Burn<p>Y'know, I like <i>Build Fighters Try</i> and all, but in retrospect, it's kind of nuts that it took this long for someone to put the …

Gundam fans weigh in on the Top 10 Mobile Suits which would make the best Halloween costume

Halloween may be over, but last October 27, 2014, the official website to the <b>Gundam</b> franchise, Gundam.info, has asked which a question for fans on …

Japanese model builder wins at Gundam, makes a 3D model look like a flat drawing

The hobby of building plastic models of mobile suits from the various <i>Gundam</i> series is huge in Japan. With countless sizes and difficulties to choose …

Does Half-Life 3 Have a Place at Valve?

Looking back at a decade of Half-Life 2, and the future of Valve.<p>No matter how hard it tries, it’s unlikely that Valve can ever bottle the Half-Life …