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How to fix a Windows 10 laptop that's plugged in but not charging

Because one cannot run on battery power alone.<p>After updating to Windows 10 Spring 2018 Update, my laptop's battery stopped charging. (This situation was neither one of the update's best new features nor its hidden gems.) My laptop would show it was plugged in, but then at the same time it would …

Windows 10

BMW Motorrad Spezial - Production

BMW

Vancouver’s Kulinarya Filipino Eatery offers a delicious way to get your hands dirty

• <b>Kulinarya Filipino Eatery</b>• <b><br>Locations:</b> 1134 Commercial Dr., Vancouver, 604-255-4155; 114-2922 Glen Dr., Coquitlam, 778-285-6577• <b><br>Website:</b> kulinarya.ca• <b><br>Cuisine:</b> Filipino• <b><br>Additional information:</b> Open Tuesday to Sunday for lunch and dinner, hours vary. Reservations recommended for large parties and are …

Deep Frying

How to use your Instant Pot

It's not just a supercharged pressure cooker -- it's a way of life.<p>Instant Pot mania is far from over. The pressure cooker -- which lately has been shortened to Instapot -- continues to draw an obsessive, cult-like crowd of home cooks that have long forgotten about their slow cookers. Its name is …

Cooking

The Cytech Motorcycles BMW R80/7 Cohiba Bobber

Reading time: about 3 minutes.<p>BMW<br>• Custom<br>• Motorcycles<p>Cytech Motorcycles have been organizing African motorcycle expeditions since the mid-1970s, they’ve …

Motorcycles

Classic motorcycle prices soar, but this Vincent tops them all

As a prestigious auction in England showed, prices on collectible vintage motorcycles are soaring.<p>The 1951 Vincent Black Lightning tops the list of the most valuable, as compiled by U.K. insurance buying site GoCompare.com. In U.S. dollars, the Vincent’s current value is $929,000, according to Ben …

Motorcycles

Film stars: Canon’s A-Team

<b>The first of Canon’s A-series models was revolutionary at its launch. John Wade explains why film users today will enjoy using all six of them</b><p>Between …

Cameras

FOUR POT SUPERSHOT. A Classic Honda CB550 Cafe Racer from Mellow Motorcycles

<i>Written by Andrew Jones</i>When Germany’s Mellow Motorcycles revealed this, their latest custom bike in January at Verona’s MBE show, their plan was to …

Motorcycles

Diamond Atelier Just Released A New Series Of BMW Cafe Racers With Carbon Fiber Bodywork

Last year Munich-based Diamond Atelier released a mean family of souped-up BMW cafe racers dubbed the Mark II series. Since then, they’ve produced …

Bike of the Day: BMW R1150GS Adventure

Why it’s MCN’s pick:<p>Anyone up for an adventure? This week MCN is casting an eye over some great used adventure bikes and so we may as well start with …

Rekluse EXP 3.0 Auto Clutch

What if we told you that auto clutches are the hot new thing for Harleys? Well, we have been playing with them for years and absolutely dig them. …

This Laundry Soap Has Saved Me Hundreds on Dry Cleaning Charges

In the words of the theme song to <i>Cheers</i>, “Making your way in the world today, takes everything you’ve got.” And, if you’re a woman with a …

BMW builds a mass-production ready carbon fibre motorcycle swingarm

BMW Motorrad has just unveiled a carbon fibre swingarm that was developed with the specific aim of making it possible to cost-effectively …

URBANE WARFARE. Cardsharper Customs’ Camouflage K100 Cafe Racer

<i>Written by Andrew Jones</i>Think you love custom bikes? Then consider the work of Poland’s Jacek Mulak. After spending most of 2017 considering whether …

Motorcycles

Learn to code from scratch with this epic bundle—less than $4 per course

popsci shop<p>Over 210 hours of training for just $34.99.<p>Whether you want to become a full-time developer or simply get a better job, learning to code is a smart move. The Complete 2018 Learn to Code Bundle helps you become a proficient programmer from scratch, with 9 courses and over 210 hours of …

Programming

The JSK Rhodium Omega project

Yamaha GTS1000 custom concept by JSK Moto "Project Rhodium Omega"Preview @ Outlier's Guild Moto Show <b><br>JSK Moto Design</b> La Puente, L.A. - California (USA)

Motorcycles

Hot Rod Alice: A Honda CB750K ten years in the making

Custom builders often cringe at the sight of their first project. But not Craig Marleau of California’s Kick Start Garage. He still has a soft spot for the CB750 he built over ten years ago, and decided to update it for the future.<p>“My first custom bike was that Honda. I built it for myself and …

Hot Rods

A VIEW TO A THRILL. NCT’s ‘Spectre’ BMW R1100S Scrambler

<i>Written by Andrew Jones</i>With original late 70s and early 80s BMW twins now becoming as rare as first edition Superman comics, Tasmanian Tigers or …

Motorcycles

Krautmotors BMW R60 is an electric motorcycle

You wouldn’t believe this classic 1976 BMW R 60/6, built by German customiser Rolf Rieck of Krautmotors, is actually an electric motorcycle.<p>It’s a …

25 Easter Egg Coloring Tips (Video)

In this video tutorial, you will find Easter egg coloring tips and ideas for how to decorate your home this Easter holidays. You will learn how to …

One Owner – 1965 Honda S90

You all know I love the Honda S90, and it’s been a little while since I’ve featured one. This is definitely on the higher end of the price spectrum, …

Motorcycles

Out Of The Blue: A BMW R60/7 bucking the custom trend

Classic BMW boxers are still <i>über</i>-popular as custom donors—but there’s a downside. As we’ve seen with the Honda CB750 and the Harley-Davidson Sportster, airhead Beemer builds are all starting to look the same.<p>So what does it take to build something fresh—without going overboard? You need a client …

Honda

Old Becomes New! The 1978 Kawasaki KZ650 ‘XVIII’ By Paal Motorcycles

For those of us who love custom motorcycles, the good folks over at Paal Motorcycles are a big name. They have been creating some stunning customs …

LOST AND FOUND. A Rescued BMW R80 Urban Scrambler From Boxer Metal

<i>Written by Andrew Jones</i>You’ve fantasised about your better half being into bikes as much as you are. Don’t deny it. Riding together. Wrenching …

Motorcycles

This Minimalist Kawasaki KZ650 'XVIII' Is A Super Clean Street Machine

While you’d think that good-looking custom cafe racers are a dime a dozen, there are few we come across that are really drop-dead gorgeous. But, when …

3,590 Miles – 1979 Kawasaki KZ1300

In a period review, Cycle World called Kawasaki’s KZ1300 “an incredible hulk”, saying “<i>There are motorcycles with more speed, but not with the same</i> …

Motorcycles

10 subtle signs you're smarter than you think you are

You might be surprised to know which of your quirks can reveal your inner genius.<p>1. You accept that there are plenty of things you don't know<p>You may think that pretending you know everything, even when you don't, makes you come across as smarter. But in reality, people who aren't afraid to be …

Genius At Work: A sharp Honda GL400 from Wedge

It takes true talent to turn a Honda CX500 into something pretty. And Takashi Nihira of Wedge Motorcycle sure is talented: remember his radical reworking of BMW’s little G 310 R?<p>Okay, this latest build from Wedge is <i>not</i> technically a CX. It’s based on a 1981 GL400, a downscaled model sold in the …

Motorcycles

One of the World’s Most Beautiful Classic Motorcycle Collections Is Now Open to the Public

Looking back to the ’60s and ’70s, arguably the golden age of motorcycles, Italian sports bikes and cafe racers reigned supreme. Brands like Ducati, …