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The 6 best VPNs to help keep you anonymous on the internet

If you're unfamiliar with a virtual private network, or VPN, there's no better time to get to know them.<p>There are a number of reasons why you might …

VPNs

Huawei Backup hits the Play Store, foreshadows future decoupling of EMUI

One of the largest contributing factors to the increased fragmentation of the Android ecosystem is that updates take <i>forever</i> to roll out to such a wide variety of devices. Every time a new update comes down the pipe, smartphone makers have to scramble to update as many devices as possible to the new …

Glass and Concrete Create Suspended Sculptures

As a surfer, Ben Young's work is center around the sea.<p>Glass and concrete don’t sound like much, but Sydney-based artist Ben Young creates sculptures that are like frozen, suspended scenes. Despite being such a solid material, Young manages to assign glass a liquid-like quality through laborious …

5 Books Perfect For The Asshole In Your Life

Do you know a certified jerk that needs a bit of a reality check this Christmas? Instead of telling them about their asshole tendencies yourself, why …

The New Rules for Getting Ripped

Rule #4 - Ditch cardio for weights and circuits.<p>Here's another fitness myth: "If you want to get lean and strong, hit the cardio machine." That's not …

8 Mistakes to Avoid When Producing Music

Throughout the entire production process of setup, recording, mixing, and mastering, there are any number of problems that can crop up, or mistakes …

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The Best and Worst Booze to Drink if You Want to Lose Weight

Drink responsibly.<p>Alcohol can either give you a beer belly or help you uncover your abs. After all, while one <i>Archives of Internal Medicine</i> study …

The French Vintagologist - newsprezzatura: New Sprezzatura

Johor: Jewel of Malaysia

Travel<p>This month's great read, selected by our editors: A chance encounter on a train sparks a journey into Malaysia's most colorful state.<p>It all started with an invitation to a palace. And now I’m on a trip to the “End of the Earth.”<p>That’s what locals once called Tanjung Piai, a coastal nub of …

'A New Napa Cuisine' from Meadowood wins IACP cookbook of the year

Christopher Kostow's "A New Napa Cuisine," which documents the cooking at his Michelin-starred Restaurant at Meadowood outside of St. Helena was named the best cookbook of the year Sunday by the International Assn. of Culinary Professionals.<p>Presented at the group's annual conference in Washington, …

20 + Delicious Lemon Recipes

All you have to do is look at my Desserts Pinterest Board to know that I love anything that is sweet and lemon! Especially this time of year as …

We now have the technology to really test Einstein's theory of relativity

A century ago this year, a young Swiss physicist, who had already revolutionized physics with discoveries about the relationship between space and …

Physics

6 Natural Ingredients That Make a Healthy Vegan Energy Bar

Who doesn’t love energy bars? They’re quick, easy, they normally go down pretty easily, and they can even help pep you up for a workout, or help you …

After 3 Years And $64M In Seed Funding, Onshape Launches The Mother Of All Products

Behind every product is a product, almost invariably a computer-aided design (CAD) software package known as Solidworks. If you are a designer and want to draft a belt buckle for a new handbag, you have to use this software to carefully extrude the metal contours so that it is ready for …

15 Tiny Outdoor Garden Ideas for the Urban Dweller

Whether you’re desperately trying to keep a basil plant alive or you want to try your hand at creating a salad garden, living small can cramp your green dreams. Few things are more satisfying than growing your own food, but that can be hard to accomplish with a teeny yard or patio. What to do? Here …

Landscaping

5 Unique Shrugs to Get You Yoked

Let’s face it, big traps get noticed. In order to make your upper half look more silverback and less slumpback, you’re going to have to shrug. Here …

10 Of The Most Colorful Places On Earth

Hi. These places exist. No, not in dreams or hallucinations or Wes Anderson movies, but right here on this beautiful, mysterious planet. We just thought you should know.<p><b>Lavender Fields, France</b><p>In the summer months, the rolling lavender fields of Provence teem with bright purple blooms as far as the …

The World Is Nintendo's (If Only They'd Take It)

Thirty years after the debut of the NES, Nintendo still finds themselves as a leader in the video game industry. That’s an unprecedented position to be in, as all Nintendo’s rivals have fallen to their might, and stranger still, Nintendo persists in being the “model” example of many of the best …

Device Charging With a Multi-turbine (on Faucet, Wind, Bike, While Sporting and Etc.)

Sonic Mirror Audio Reactive Instruments<p>13 Ideas for Diffusing LEDs<p>Driftwood Binary Clock<p>Large Motors Class<p>GREAT JOB<p>Hi ,reading through some of your …

This could be the best-looking Android Wear smartwatch yet

It looks like Huawei is taking smartwatches very seriously. As spotted by <i>Droid Life</i>, two official promo videos for the "Huawei Watch" have accidentally been set live on YouTube ahead of the device's likely announcement tomorrow at Mobile World Congress in Barcelona, Spain. Before the videos were …

11 best new Android apps and Android games released in February 2015

We’re nearing the end of February and it’s been quite the month for Android apps and Android games. We saw some flops but we also saw some pretty impressive software. Let’s take a look at the best Android apps and Android games of February 2015.<p>Do Button by IFTTT<p>[Price: Free]<br>Do Button by IFTTT is a …

Vitamins are making America less healthy

<b>(Niloo/Shutterstock)</b><p>Writer Catherine Price tells Salon about America’s misguided “Vitamania”<p>Lindsay Abrams<p>February 21, 2015 7:00pm (UTC)<p>A, C, D, E, K and the eight Bs: There's a <i>lot</i> that can go wrong when we don't get sufficient amounts of these 13 chemicals in our diets. Things like pellagra, …

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Digit is the automated savings plan we’ve been waiting for

Set it, forget it, and go to Hawaii<p>Until recently, my savings consisted mostly of unexpected windfalls. A tax return here, a birthday check from Grandma there. Over time I’ve amassed enough that I can withstand the odd financial shock. (The physical pain of a root canal is now <i>slightly</i> more intense …

15 charts that explain the Greek crisis

Greek output per head fell by a quarter in the six years following the global financial crisis. It kept falling well after other European countries …

6 Side Effects Of Creatine: Myths Debunked

Creatine is one of the most popular supplements on the market. Unfortunately, there are a lot of myths and misconceptions about its side effects and …

Florida by Water: Paddle Into the Wild

Travel<p>Florida's wilderness canoe and kayaking trails provide access to unspoiled areas: primeval forests, mangrove hammocks, and swamps and rivers teeming with life.<p>Florida's wilderness canoe and kayaking trails provide access to unspoiled areas: primeval forests, mangrove hammocks, and swamps and …

Florida

Best Tours in Africa 2014

Travel<p>From Traveler Magazine's 2014 Tours of a Lifetime<p><b>Benin, Togo, Ghana: Voodoo Central</b><p>Soak up West Africa’s cultural heritage: Join a voodoo ritual in Ouidah, boat around the village of Ganvié built on stilts in Lake Nokoué, and check out Lomé’s fetish market. <i>GeoEx:</i> <i>“Mystical West Africa,” 13</i> …