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Do This Workout for Kickass Pushup Form and Cleavage You'll Want to Flaunt

Exercise 1 Chest Press with Resistance Band (Superset 1)<p>Using an elastic resistance band with handles, find an immovable anchor where you can loop the band at chest height. Stand with your back to the anchor, and hold each handle in front of your shoulders with your elbows bent and tucked back and …

The 100 Best Android Apps of 2018

The Google Play store is brimming with selection, but these are the Android apps you really need.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may …

Apps

3 Feel-Good Moves to Blast Cellulite

But there's hope, and it may come in the form of a simple exercise tool: the foam roller. A foam roller is an inexpensive length of, typically, closed cell foam that’s six to nine inches in diameter and anywhere from a foot to four feet long. You guide your body over the roller back and forth, …

6 Things You Should Be Cleaning WAY More Often

<b>2. The Refrigerator Door</b><br>Whether it’s in your home or the one in the office break room, this handle gets a lot of play all day, says Gerba. And if there are even microscopic bits of food on it, bacteria and viruses can feed and multiply. Once a week (or daily if someone in your household is sick), …

Eton Blackout Buddy H20

<b>Pros</b><p>Safe. Inexpensive. Relatively bright. Lasts 72+ hours.<p><b>Cons</b><p>No way to turn off light once activated; single-use only.<p><b>Bottom Line</b><p>The Eton Blackout …

Five Best Ultrabooks

Whether you need a new laptop for work, school, or play, now's a good time to research what you want and catch some sales in the next few months. …

Computer Hardware

AKG K323 XS headphones block the noise, bring the style

Sleek, portable headphones produce a huge sound while blocking unwanted noises<p>When it comes to noise cancelling headphones, sometimes the best offense is a good defense. While there are plenty of active noise cancelling headphones that use a complex (and pricey) method to block distracting sounds, …

Social Media’s Cold, Hard Reality: It Still Doesn’t Drive E-Commerce Sales, IBM Says

Shutterstock / Andrew Williams<p>Last year, IBM poured some cold water on social advertising when it said social sites like Twitter and Facebook had …

Kara Swisher

Healthy Breakfast Recipes: Apple Recipe

Set the broiler to medium-high heat, with the rack at least 4 inches from the heat source.<p>Halve apples and scoop out seeds. Rub halves with oil and put them cut side down on a rimmed baking sheet. Broil until the skins are blistered and you can pierce with a fork, 3 to 8 minutes.<p>Meanwhile, combine …

The One Reason Every Blogger Should Use Google+

Once again this week I was asked by a colleague why they should care about Google+. This is a person who regularly publishes content, already has a full plate and wanted to be convinced why she should take up another social network. A scenario that’s all too familiar with many people I come in …

Broken Headphones, Printer Paper, and Evernote Tags

Readers offer their best tips for exchanging broken headphones, organizing printer paper, and making better use of tags in Evernote and Google …

Productivity

How crooks and legit services exploit mobile devices

LAS VEGAS — Your mobile device has never been more ripe to be hacked.<p>That's especially true if you're using an iPhone, iPad or a Google Android smartphone or touch tablet, according to talks at the Black Hat Conference.<p>Research from Georgia Tech and Alcatel-Lucent disclosed gaping security holes in …

4 Superfoods You Need to Try

Health awareness is increasing and so is the demand for healthy and nutritious food choices. Arguably, many prepackaged and processed food options …

The Very Best Stay-Put, Smudge-Proof Makeup

Steamy temps, sweaty skin and surprise summer rain showers are no match for the products the pros choose when they need makeup as tenacious as it is …

Photo App Review: Meta - Great contemporary photo effects

<b>Meta – Contemporary Photo Filters</b><br>Version reviewed: 1.2<br>Price: $1.99<p><b>Bottom Line: I like Meta a lot. It’s an easy to use app. The end results can be</b> …

Best New Apps: Snapseed

Easy and powerful photo editing, whether you know your way around a color curve or not<p>We expect only the basics from mobile apps, but Snapseed proves that it doesn’t take multi-level menus and toolbars to make a powerful image editor. The app’s secret lies in a series of simple, smart tools that …

Handy Photo Review | The Apps Magazine Website

This powerful photo-editing suite does much of what so many similar apps do. Indeed, there are so many apps of this type that is becoming difficult …

Lytro's Photo Sharing App Syncs With Its Camera

Startup Lytro has brought Silicon Valley-style innovation to the photography world with its light field camera.<p>The device enables people to do previously unheard of things such as take photos first, and focus them afterwards.<p>Now Lytro moving to the world of mobile and instant gratification that …

Richmond National Battlefield Park: Civil War brought to life

Richmond, capital of the Confederacy, was the target of Union commanders throughout the war.<p>But it wasn't until Gen. Ulysses S. Grant assumed command of all Union armies in spring 1864 that an effective campaign to capture the city was launched. Even that effort took a full year to bear fruit.<p>"The …

Put Down the Cooking Gadgets and Clean Up

In the past two decades or so there's been an explosion of interest in home cooking. Not exactly like our mother's or grandmother's home cooking. Perhaps it shouldn't even be referred to as "cooking" but more as "cheffing." The verb could be described as experiencing food in a different …

This MIT Website Tracks Your Digital Footprint Through Gmail

<i>Metadata</i> is a word that was once reserved for the halls of high-tech companies and academia. But since the revelation of mass surveillance programs …

Perfect Salmon

It never fails. If I ask my kids what they want for dinner, given anything, they almost always ask for salmon. I love it when they do because it's so healthy, so easy, and so delicious! I've found a way to make it that makes everyone happy, and it's totally quick.<p>1. The first key is to start with …

Food

21 Ways to Customize Windows 7

Microsoft's most popular OS offers lots of opportunity for customization. Here's how to personalize everything from the windows' appearance to the …

PC Magazine

How To Prep Your Grill for the Fourth of July

Tomorrow's barbeque is going to be <i>epic,</i> a cookout for the ages. But first you'll need to make sure your grill is up to the task. Here's how to turn …

Infographic: Twitter Named Most Illiterate Social Network

When two marketing firms teamed up to test the literacy of popular social networks, they discovered a sad truth.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, …

Infographics

The Best Photo Editing Software of 2018

Whether you shoot with a smartphone camera or a DSLR, you need software to get the most out of your photos. Here's what you need to know to pick the …

Tutorials

The Best Free Photo Editing Software

Want great-looking digital photos but don't want to spend a single red cent? Your wish is our command!<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we …

Software

How to Photograph Fireworks

July 4th, with its brilliant fireworks displays, gives shutterbugs plenty of photo ops—follow these tips to get the best shots.<p>PCMag reviews products …

Mobile Photography