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3 Foods You Probably Eat That Are Dangerous For Your Brain According To Science

Seven years ago, Max Lugavere was sitting at the dinner table when he asked his mother to pass the salt. The simple request should have take a fraction of a second, but it took his mother three or four. Those were the first signs that something was wrong. Within a few months, he and his brother …

Nutrition

You have Netflix, Hulu, and the rest — you just need this $20 HDTV antenna to replace cable

These days, it seems like every card-carrying millennial has cut the cord and embraced the cable-free lifestyle. At first, it seems fun and exciting. …

Volvo Responsibly Delays Autonomous Car Program Four Years Because It Cares

Volvo has delayed its Drive Me autonomous car pilot program by four years and will no longer be testing fully-autonomous cars at launch, after …

I only needed a minute to ruin my iPhone X, and you probably ruined yours too

I was able to get my hands on an iPhone X a lot sooner than I expected after I faced the harsh reality of not being able to preorder one for …

How I turned my Samsung Galaxy S8 into a Microsoft phone

Microsoft's new mobile effort revolves around bringing the best of Windows 10 to Android and iOS. Now that Windows 10 Mobile is all but dead, it's …

This might be our first look at Samsung’s new Galaxy S9 design

As we get closer to 2018, you should expect more and more Galaxy S9 leaks and rumors, as Samsung prepares to launch its next flagship handset. The …

Forget the Galaxy S9, this is the Samsung phone you may actually buy in 2018

1 of 28<p>Samsung Galaxy S9 will be unveiled at the MWC tradeshow<p>The Samsung Galaxy S9 is set to launch next year, with the follow-up to the Galaxy S8 …

Shinola's New Automatic Watch Is a Monster. (No, Really.)

The new Lake Erie Monster is a welcome addition to the Shinola stable of timepieces.<p>This week, Shinola announced its first-ever dive watch, the Lake Erie Monster. And I think I'm in love with it. Named after the 40-foot-long legendary creature first sighted back in 1907 (and still to this day) this …

The iPhone X Is A User Experience Nightmare

How did we go from the most elegant user experience ever created to this mess?<p>If the iPhone X’s hardware features are the epitome of fluff over function, its new navigation gestures are the epitome of needless complexity over intuition.<p>Need proof? Just take a look at this cheat sheet published …

2017 Volvo V90 Cross Country test drive

You gotta hand it to Volvo. Through thick and thin and a switch to Chinese ownership, it hasn’t left its wagon-loving fans in the lurch, even as other brands have come and gone from the segment to find comfort in the sales reports for their SUVs.<p>Its latest is the V90, and it’s Volvo’s largest and …

Amazon is developing three new sci-fi shows in an attempt to find the next Game of Thrones

Adaptations of Ringworld, Snow Crash, and Lazarus<p>Earlier this month, <i>Variety</i> reported that Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos issued a mandate to the company’s studio: produce more “high-end drama series with a global appeal.” This morning, <i>Variety</i> reported that the company is following that order by moving …

iPhone 8 Plus vs. Galaxy Note 8: Which dual camera is better?

In specs alone the iPhone 8 Plus and the Note 8 are worthy rivals. Both have two 12 megapixel rear cameras with a 2x optical zoom and a designated feature for portraits.<p>Camera Specs<p>The Note has a slight advantage when it comes to lens size and aperture with OIS (optical image stabilization) on both …

Volvo XC60 review: The best-in-class mid-size SUV? - Pocket-lint

The outgoing Volvo XC60 continued to be the best seller in its class right up until the end of production. Whereas other "new" Volvos — the XC90, …

Plug-in Hybrid EVs

Popular SUV to join assembly line as Volvo announces $520 million expansion of Charleston campus

RIDGEVILLE — Volvo's most popular automobile in the United States will be made in America beginning in 2021 as part of a $520 million expansion of …

Automotive Industry

Woman In Kevin Hart Sex Tape Holds Press Conference -- Watch It Here

<b>Montia Sabbag</b> <b></b>is an actress and recording artist. Many have been pointing the finger at her, since Hart revealed that someone was trying to extort …

'Superbug' scourge spreads as U.S. fails to track rising human toll

Fifteen years after the U.S. declared drug-resistant infections to be a grave threat, the crisis is only worsening, a Reuters investigation finds, as government agencies remain unwilling or unable to impose reporting requirements on a healthcare industry that often hides the problem.