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Koenigsegg’s Camshaftless Engine Explained; Watch It in Action

Suck, squeeze, bang, blow. These are the four strokes of the reciprocating, internal-combustion engine (ICE) that Nikolaus Otto patented in the 19th century. The action of the intake valves that allow an engine to breathe and the exhaust valves that let it expel spent gases were, until very …

Sea Of Thieves: 10 Things We Learned About The New Game For Xbox One And PC

As the sun sets on the final Sea of Thieves beta, we are counting down to the full release of Rare’s seafaring pirate game which is just days away. And throughout the past month we’ve had the opportunity to dive into some of the title’s latest additions during a live studio visit and numerous …

Sea of Thieves

How to Save $1 Million for Retirement -- When You Have Nothing Saved by Age 50

Believe it or not, it can be done.<p>It's no secret that Americans on a whole are mostly unprepared for retirement -- but sadly, that includes those who …

Retirement

Skip the Note 8, Get the Galaxy S8+ Instead

LGBT law, hurricane jostle close N. Carolina governor's race

GREENSBORO, N.C. (AP) — Republican Gov. Pat McCrory has been unable to quash the firestorm over his signing of a law limiting protections for LGBT …

North Carolina

Honeycrisp was just the beginning: inside the quest to create the perfect apple

The Honeycrisp apple, explained.<p>The idea that a red apple is a delicious apple is one of the greatest frauds ever perpetrated against Americans. The apples we’re supposed to eat to keep doctors away, the apples we’re supposed to give to teachers to show our appreciation, the apples we compare to …

Washington State

Over and over again, the military has conducted dangerous biowarfare experiments on Americans

On September 20, 1950, a US Navy ship just off the coast of San Francisco used a giant hose to spray a cloud of microbes into the air and into the city's famous fog. The military was testing how a biological weapon attack would affect the 800,000 residents of the city.<p>The people of San Francisco …

17 Hilarious Tweets About Donald Trump Explaining Movies

"Voldemort, great guy. Ridding the magic world of immigrants. Crooked Harry can't be trusted #MakeHogwartsGreatAgain"

Enable Android Notifications On Windows 10 Anniversary Update, Here’s How

Here's a step-by-step guide on how to enable your Android phone to push notifications to a Windows 10 Anniversary Update (or over)-running PC.<br>[ …

Pokemon Go maps will show you where to catch the rarest species

Pokemon Go is well on its way to becoming a global cultural phenomenon. The competitive aspects of the game have users aggressively seeking out the best and the brightest Pokemon combatants to join their team. As a result, a lot of research is going into identifying where exactly these rare breeds …

Pokémon

Giveaway: Win a Samsung Galaxy Note 5 case from Mobile Fun!

When I reviewed it last year, the Samsung Galaxy Note 5 was declared the best phone in the world. That almost holds true today because of its premium …

Massive Xbox One Update Arrives Nov. 12

Among the Windows 10-centric updates is backward compatibility with Xbox 360 games.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Here It Is, The Dumbest Car of All Time

The 1951 Hoffman: Because a wheelbase that's shorter than the width of the track is a good thing, right?<p><i>Jalopnik</i>'s Jason Torchinsky understands the hyperbolic nature of the phrase, "worst car ever built." Most of us have flung this one around without truly having driven the worst car.<p>Today, Jason …

World War II

Security video shows moment 'El Chapo' broke out of Mexico prison

Mexico's most prized prisoner paced his cell, first to the latrine, then the shower, then the bed. At every turn around the tiny room, drug lord Joaquin "El Chapo" Guzman checked the shower floor hidden by a half wall, because even jailed criminals get their privacy.<p>In his final sweep, Guzman sat …

(BETTER EXPLAINED) GTA 5 unlimited money glitch after patch 1.25/1.27 (Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS3, PS4)

3 years ago72.1K views<p>This video is rated 18+older<br>Game: Grand Theft Auto 5<br>Platforms: Xbox One, Xbox 360, PS3 & PS4<p>Founders of the glitch: …

Grand Theft Auto

25 Best Android Apps Not Available in the Google Play Store

Yesterday one of my friends asked me a question that, What are some good apps that are not available in Google play? I found this question to be very …

Recipe for acorn squash baked with apples and cider

<i>Serves 4</i><p>Tart apples, lightly sweetened with maple syrup and apple cider and spiced with a bit of nutmeg, fill these squash halves, which are baked as …

Gear Circle are necklace-style Bluetooth headphones that vibrate

Samsung just launched the Gear S, but the 3G smartwatch wasn’t the only wearable mentioned in Samsung’s press release. The other device is Gear Circle, a pair of wireless headphones that clasp together like a kind of high-tech necklace.<p>The Gear Circle isn’t the first design of its kind, with LG, …

Headphones

Google and Udacity team up to offer free Android development course

Earlier this year, the University of Maryland hosted a free online course for Android programming. If you didn’t take advantage of this opportunity but are interested in possibly learning more about Android development, you’ll be happy to know that Google has now teamed up with Udacity to bring you …

Android News

Defend Your Cubicle With A Nerf Sentry Gun

You'll be the undefeatable champion with this one<p>Tell workplace pen thieves and pranksters how you really feel with a barrage of foam darts. This project hacks a Nerf gun to automatically fire at large heat signatures. Simply replace the toy’s trigger system with a servomotor, wire up a home …

Here's the True Story of Ohio's Last Witch Hunt

In <i>Headless Horror: Strange and Ghostly Ohio Tales</i>, author Chris Woodyard investigates anti-witch remedies and witch-tests conducted in 19th century Ohio. In the village of Bethel in Clermont County, there were some families that believed in the power of witchcraft. Two such families are of note, …

Horror

Shelfie Is A Good Looking Stand To Hang Your Bike

There could be many reasons why a biker may want to hang his bike in his house or apartment. It could very well be a trophy you want to showcase, for …

Samsung confirms its Android 4.4 KitKat update plans, rollout starts today

Although we’ve already seen a few Samsung handsets roll out the KitKat update, Samsung has yet to reveal the full list of devices that will receive the update. This changes today, as the Korean giant has issued a press release highlighting which devices will be making the jump to Android</b> …

Galaxy S4