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Gmelius Adds Tons of Scheduling, Snoozing, Tweaking, and Customization Options to Gmail

Chrome/Opera/Safari/Firefox (Beta): It’s been a while since we highlighted Gmelius, the add-on that cleans up Gmail’s interface and strips out ads. …

Google

Pasta recipes: the best quick and satisfying dishes

Pasta is the ultimate storecupboard staple. With just a handful of ingredients and a bag of pasta, you can whip up a simple, satisfying and delicious meal in minutes.<p>These recipes will inspire you to get a little more creative with pasta, whether it's to impress a crowd or for a cosy TV dinner for …

The Strange & Curious Tale of the Last True Hermit

For nearly thirty years, a phantom haunted the woods of Central Maine. Unseen and unknown, he lived in secret, creeping into homes in the dead of night and surviving on what he could steal. To the spooked locals, he became a legend—or maybe a myth. They wondered how he could possibly be real. Until …

Rocky Mountains

Former Opera CEO Launches Vivaldi, A New Browser For Power Users

Opera’s former CEO Jon von Tetzchner is launching the first preview of Vivaldi today, a new Chromium-based browser that is squarely aimed at power users. Vivaldi features tools like Quick Commands for using written commands instead of the mouse, an Opera-like Speed Dial for quickly accessing …

Software

First look at the Microsoft Band: A health tracker on steroids

I’m such a sucker for cross-platform devices and fitness trackers. So of course, I ran out to my local Microsoft Store last night and dropped $199 …

Luna Washing Ball Cleans Your Clothes from Laundry Basket

<b>Luna Washing Ball</b> transforms your laundry basket into a washing machine, well, that’s the dream, more space and less effort to fabric care. It’s a …

Surreal timelapse shows delicate interplay between land and sky

THE FOOTAGE taken by Brad Goldpaint (Goldpaint Photography) is from the Pacific Crest Trail which he hiked after his mother’s passing. Of it he …

Average Android phone now costs half the iPhone, and the price gap is widening

You probably would not be too surprised to learn that the average Android smartphone is much cheaper than the average iPhone, but what you may not …

Crosswords

5 Awesome Recipes for the Man’s-Man | The Art of Manliness

I believe every man should know how to cook. That being said, I’m realistic enough to know that many of you are likely to “outsource” cooking to …

Indian Man Finds His Way Home 26 Years Later with Google Earth

Google today is telling the story of a five-year-old boy named Saroo Munshi Khan who fell asleep on a stationary train during a break from searching for change with his 14-year-old brother Guddu in Berhanpur, India. That was in 1986, 12 years before the company was founded.<p>So why does Saroo matter …

How to Tie a Pratt Necktie Knot

The Pratt is one of the easiest and most “normal” looking knots there is. You should memorize it and always keep it in your necktie arsenal.<p>One of …

How to Tie an Eldredge Necktie Knot

Windsor knot? That is so 1902. The future is now, and so is the Eldredge knot. Watch the video below to learn how to tie this masterpiece and be …

f.lux has been updated to a new version

It’s been a few years since f.lux for Windows got an update, but this new version is finally out of beta. We have a ton of new features and bugfixes …

Straight Razor Shaving For Beginners | The Art of Manliness

Our very first post on the Art of Manliness was a introductory guide to shaving like your grandpa with a double-edged safety razor. Since then, we’ve …

How to Sharpen a Knife | The Art of Manliness

About a year ago, we wrote an article on why every man should carry a pocket knife. A lot of you out there agreed that the pocket knife deserves a …

Sharpening a Reel Mower | The Art of Manliness

It’s 1968. I’m sitting on the front step of my grandfather’s little house in San Diego. Gramps is pushing a reel mower across his front yard, wearing …

How to Turn Your Garage Into a Blacksmithing & Woodworking Shop | The Art of Manliness

“An object should be judged by whether it has a form consistent with its use.” – Architect Bruno Munari<p>In her book <i>The Not So Big House</i>, architect …

Grand Theft Auto Online launches to widespread server issues

Rockstar warned that early gameplay problems were likely.<p>Another day, another major online game launching to clogged servers and login errors. Today …

Palo Alto will require all new homes to support electric vehicle chargers

New residents of Palo Alto, California looking to have a home built for themselves will soon have an interesting new requirement: their house must be wired up to support an electric vehicle charger. According to <i>Palo Alto Online</i>, the city's council adopted a change to its building code last Tuesday …

7 Style Tips For Large Men - Big Man's Guide To Sharp Dressing | The Art of Manliness

Fashion, like any industry, has its share of quackery, and no one gets treated to more “miracle products” or “life-changing purchases” than a man …

Awesome Dresses

In Unix, what is screen, and how do I use it?

The screen program allows you to use multiple windows (virtual VT100 terminals) in Unix.<p><b>Note:</b> UITS does not support screen.<p>Features<p>If your local …

7 Minutes of Saints Row IV Gameplay - IGN Video

You are going to f*** some s*** up in Steelport as our superpowered President.