Andrew Gold

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If You Can't Pass This Simple 10 Second Test, Science Says You're 5 Times More Likely to Die Sooner

And don't worry if you can't pass it today. With a little time and effort, you will.<p>Everyone wants to live a long, healthy life. No one wants their life to be cut unnecessarily short. But is it possible to predict whether you're at greater risk of mortality? According to a Brazilian physician, the …

Workouts

A Beginner’s Guide to a Home Automation System

Home automation is a rapidly growing market in today’s technology-savvy world. It’s an appealing blend of technology and convenience (and a plain old …

Smart Homes

Find Out How Many Hours It Will Take to Binge-Watch Your Favorite Show With This Calculator

If you were hoping to get more proactive about your binge-watching plans in 2018, you're in luck.<p>​AT&T has developed a new marathon streaming data …

Essential Apps You Should Install on a New PC Running Windows or macOS

You just bought a new laptop, built a new desktop PC, or are simply clean installing on a new solid state drive, good for you! Gotta love the taste …

How to Check Your iPhone’s Battery Life

Now that Apple’s admitted to slowing down iPhones with degraded batteries, you’re probably interested in figuring out whether your battery is losing …

Batteries

Gfycat wants to fix your low-fidelity GIFs with machine learning

We all love to share GIFs — and there are plenty of ways to do that, through online portals or keyboards — but often times because there is so much content, you’ll end up surfacing up a lower-fidelity GIF.<p>There can be plenty of copies of the same video clips as a GIF, or maybe it’s just difficult …

Phil Schiller talks HomePod delay, Face ID privacy concerns, and more in new interview

Phil Schiller recently joined Dutch website Bright.nl for a sit down interview. The Apple executive touched on topics such as the iPhone X and Face ID, as well as augmented reality and smart home technology.<p>Regarding Face ID on the iPhone X, Schiller explained that the biggest leg-up Apple has on …

Phil Schiller

Apple is ready to ditch the Mac

Apple is the master of radical pivots. It killed the floppy drive, the CD drive, and the headphone jack in iPhones, while Macintosh systems went from the Motorola 68000 to the PowerPC chip to the Intel X86 line of chips.<p>A very memorable pivot came when the company dropped the Apple II line of …

Apple II

Google brings AI camera tools to the Raspberry Pi with AIY Vision kit

The circuit board provides the ability to run neural networks on the device<p>Google has announced the AIY Vision Kit, opening up a new way for …

The complete list of Siri commands

(Almost) everything you can say to Apple's virtual assistant.<p>There's a lot you can do with Apple's virtual assistant -- and some things you can't do. For example, while Siri can send texts, search Twitter, and open up your front-facing camera, she can't adjust your device's ring volume (something …

Here's how many nukes each nuclear country has

Since President Donald Trump assumed office, there has been an intense focus on North Korea's nuclear weapons program, which North Korean leader Kim Jong Un has refused to halt. Trump has criticized and mocked Kim in response and put pressure on countries like China to persuade the rogue state to …

North Korea

Get Cyber Monday pricing on this epic subscription service known as the 'Netflix for Games'

Just to let you know, if you buy something featured here, Mashable might earn an affiliate commission.<p>Picture this: A gaming subscription service …

10 Common WordPress Mistakes You Really Need to Fix!

When you think of WordPress, you may simply think of it as a good place to write your latest blog. Over recent years, WordPress has evolved into an …

The Nintendo Switch is the hottest game system of the year — here are its 15 best games

The Nintendo Switch isn't even a year old<i>,</i> yet there's already a killer line-up of games available.<p>Whether you're looking for Nintendo staples like "Mario" and "Zelda," fast-paced first-person shooters like "DOOM", or narrative-driven indie RPGs like "Golf Story," there's something for everyone on …

Indie Gaming

The Story Of ‘Star Trek: The Animated Series’ (And Why You Should Binge It)

<i>Every Monday at 7:00 PM PT, a talented crew roleplays their way through the galaxy to fulfill a mission: to boldly go where no one has gone before.</i> …

Science Fiction

21 Amazing Products With Over 1,000 Reviews On Amazon

A waffle maker, adjustable showerhead, interactive dog toy, and 18 other products on Amazon that hundreds and hundreds and hundreds of people absolutely *adore*.<p><b>We hope you love the products we recommend! Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales from the links on this page.</b><p><i>Reviews</i> …

How to tweak the new Firefox 57 Quantum browser to suit your preferences

Trying the new multi-process Firefox 57? Save yourself some time with these set-up tips...<p>Mozilla's new Firefox 57 Quantum browser has been well …

Software

7 Must-Do Morning Routine Hacks

Stack the odds in your favor every morning with these tricks.<p>CEO and Founder of Fit Body Boot Camp<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>As an entrepreneur, there are many great demands on you. The market is always evolving, the competition is always growing, there's price …

Time Management

20 classic games remade on Android with a modern design

Article Contents<p>1 Lode Runner 1<br>• 2 Sonny<br>• 3 Oddworld: Munch's Oddysee<br>• 4 Another World<br>• 5 PAC-MAN CE DX<br>• 6 DuckTales: Remastered<br>• 7 Grim Fandango Remastered<br>• 8 …

Electronic Arts

The Xbox One X Is Great But I'm Still Not Sure Why You'd Buy One

I pre-ordered an Xbox One X ‘Scorpio Edition’ and have played around with the machine over the past few days. It’s certainly a sleek, compact little box that, at least in terms of its exterior aesthetic, looks terrific. I much prefer it to the vanilla Xbox One or any version of the PS4, with that …

Nintendo Switch

11 handy ways to stop spending so much money on food

If you’re anything like us, you’re constantly thinking about your next meal. Or a meat mince pie. Or a new chocolate spread. Or a turkey pizza.<p>But if …

This simple AirPods hack can dramatically improve the sound quality

And they still fit in the charging case<p>Apple’s AirPods have always struck me as peculiar. Not just because of the shape, which is definitely odd, but the fact that so many owners rave about their $159 earbuds, despite admitting to mediocre sound. Surely the most important feature of any headphones …