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BlueGuard combines a lock and a cam to patrol your door

The bluetooth enabled deadbolt includes a doorbell and a camera to make sure your front door is covered.<p>A smart lock, a smart doorbell and a smart camera rolled into one, BlueGuard wants to take care of everything you could need to keep your front door safe with a single device. From electronics …

Smart Homes

'Reserve Strap' Plans to Charge the Apple Watch on the Wrist

Following an afternoon of discussion on the recharge rate and battery life of the Apple Watch, third-party developers Lane Musgrave and John Arrow today revealed the "Reserve Strap", which will allow users to charge their Apple Watch while wearing it on their wrist.<p>The device consists of a silicone …

Smartwatches

61 Ways to Lose Weight

Small changes can lead to really great results<p>A few years ago, one of my friends at <i>Men's Health</i> stepped on the scale and was horrified by the result. He'd somehow managed to pack 20 pounds of flab onto his previously skinny frame. When he looked into the mirror, he saw a fat guy staring back. He …

6 Summer Salads You'll Actually Crave

<b>1. Black Bean, Corn & Avocado Salad with Chipotle-Honey Vinaigrette</b><p>With black beans, sweet corn, crisp bell peppers and creamy avocado, this is one of those crowd-pleasing, make-ahead recipes that everyone loves. You can serve it as a side dish, salad or dip. The vinaigrette is similar to the …

Review: Anker IQ 40W 5-port smart USB adapter is the last power source you’ll ever need

As our families grow, so do our device charging needs. Where we just used to need 2 USB ports to charge our iPhones, we now have iPads, cameras, Bluetooth speakers, portable flashlight/batteries and even a few Android devices laying around that constantly need to be chargers. Our excellent 2-port …

Belkin Introduces iPhone-Enabled WeMo Crock-Pot Slow Cooker

Belkin has introduced a new Crock-Pot-brand slow cooker integrated with the company's WeMo home automation technology. According to Belkin, this will be the first of a number of WeMo enabled small appliances, including items like space heaters.<p>The Wi-Fi-enabled cooker looks nearly identical to …

CES 2014: Belkin shows off app controlled WeMo lightbulbs, Crock-Pot Slow Cooker, & ‘Maker’ DIY kit

<i>Belkin is the official sponsor of 9to5Mac’s International CES 2014 coverage</i><p>At CES this year Belkin is focusing on expanding WeMo, its lineup of home automation products that allow you to control power outlets and connected products using an iOS app. We reviewed the company’s original WeMo kit, but …

The Lowlights Of Sony's Disappointing PS4 FAQ

Sony just released a massive, sprawling document that functions as an all-encompassing FAQ about the upcoming PS4. It has the basics, the price ($399), the release date (November 15th US) and what comes in the box (a video game console), but there’s also new information about some of the finer …

Watch #CPFCvAFC for FREE on BT Sport

Fans in the UK can enjoy a taste of BT Sport this weekend – even if you are not a subscriber!<p>Feast your eyes on a whole range of great sport, …

Soccer

The wireless network with a mile-wide range that the “internet of things” could be built on

Robotics engineer Taylor Alexander needed to lift a nuclear cooling tower off its foundation using 19 high-strength steel cables, and the Android app that was supposed to accomplish it, for which he’d just paid a developer $20,000, was essentially worthless. Undaunted and on deadline—the tower …

Internet of Things

After 69 years, 'pitch drop' experiment finally caught on video

In 1927, a researcher at the University of Queensland in Australia began what's widely recognized as the longest-running experiment ever, the so-called "pitch drop." It's a simple set up: fill a flask with tar pitch and let it ooze out the bottom to see how quickly it flows, and eventually it makes …

How to Run OS X Mavericks in a Parallels Virtual Machine

Parallels has posted instructions on how to install the developer release of OS X Mavericks into its virtualization software. Installing the beta in a virtual machine allows developers to test their software in a secure environment on production machines, without endangering their day-to-day …

This man lost his house because his Kickstarter was too successful

Ed Carter only asked for $21,000 on crowdfunding site Kickstarter to produce a deluxe version of “Glory to Rome,” one of several board games made by his company, Cambridge Games Factory. But there were far more board game enthusiasts willing to put money into his project than Carter expected. At …

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How Apple's iOS 7 Changes Everything For App Designers

If you are a mobile <i>developer</i> getting to know what’s new in iOS 7, you’ve actually got it fairly easy. It’s the mobile <i>designers</i> who are banging their heads against the wall.<p>Everything app designers knew about the look and feel of iOS has basically been tossed out the window in iOS 7. Buttons no …

Intel Shows Off Prototype 128GB Thunderbolt Thumb Drive

Intel introduced a 128GB Thunderbolt thumb drive at the Computex trade show in Taipei today, reports <i>PCWorld</i>. The drive, which Intel is calling the "world's fastest thumb drive," is similar in size to a standard flash drive and does not require an expensive Thunderbolt cable to connect to a Mac or …

So How Does Superman Shave Anyway? He Has a Super Beard!

TV Upfronts 2013: NBC, ABC, CBS, Fox, and the CW Announce Schedules (PHOTOS)

Jace Lacob looks at what new television shows the broadcast networks have ordered for the 2013–14 season.<p>ABC; CBS; NBC; Fox

'The Invincibles' go 49 games unbeaten

Played 49, Won 36, Drawn 13, Lost None.<p>The Arsenal squad which set a new unbeaten league record between May 2003 and October 2004 will live long in …

Soccer

Chinese site exploits Apple's own tools to distribute pirated apps without jailbreaking

Chinese pirate site 7659 is exploiting Apple's bulk enterprise licensing tools to distribute free versions of paid App Store applications. Bulk enterprise licensing is supposed to let businesses send in-house apps to employees without dealing with Apple's App Store. It works via a developer …

LOL: Harrison Ford Won't Answer 'Star Wars' Questions – /Film

<b>Harrison Ford</b> isn’t exactly known for letting his sense of humor shine through in interviews. And lately, where every interview is a minefield full …

OS X Targeted 'OpenEmu' to Deliver Native Mac Interface to Console Emulators

There are few great emulator options for OS X, but that is set to change in the near future as multi-source system emulator OpenEmu prepares for an official launch.<p>Open Emu is an open source project to bring game emulation to OS X as a first class citizen, leveraging modern OS X technologies such …

Apple Working on 4K 'Ultra HD' Television Set for Late 2013 or Early 2014 Launch?

Apple's rumored television set project has a long history of claims from various sources, and while the "iWatch" has taken on a more prominent place in the rumor mill in recent months, an Apple television continues to be on the radar of a number of industry watchers.<p><i>Digitimes</i> now reports on word …