Ashwin Boodoosingh

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Everyone Loves Tile Trackers, But This $12 Bluetooth Tracker is Better in One Important Way

If your the type of person who is constantly loosing track of your keys or phone but have become frustrated with the Tile’s battery life limitations,</i> …

Genius

Prostate cancer breakthrough as new drug keeps men with previously 'untreatable' cases alive

Men with previously “untreatable” prostate cancer are being kept alive by a new drug in what experts believe may be a breakthrough for patients with the worst form of the disease.<p>A British trial has for the first time shown that state-of-the art immunotherapy can be used to target prostate …

Cancer

This might look like a regular LED light bulb, but there’s a 360-degree camera hiding inside

If you’re looking for the perfect place to plug in a home security camera where it’ll be out of the way but will still have a good vantage point to …

This is how to become mentally strong: 3 secrets from neuroscience

Ever get to the point where your brain is just pooped? The ol’ grey matter is waving the white flag. You’re exhausted. You can’t go on. You’ve got no …

Self-help

12 bad decisions you make every day without realizing

Even smart people can make terrible decisions.<p>Generally, it's not because they spent time deliberating and somehow arrived at the wrong answer. It's because they didn't spend any time thinking at all.<p>For example: You might automatically keep your phone on your desk at work, or grab a smoothie as a …

This $37 borescope camera connects to your phone wirelessly and snakes its way into anything

The Depstech WiFi Borescope Inspection Camera is a smartphone accessory that’s unlike anything you’ve ever seen. This awesome little borescope camera …

How to win an argument, even when you're wrong

I taught him a technique that I have found incredibly powerful. So powerful, you can even use it to great effect, with evil intent.<p>I'm not suggesting that you'd do this, but I do love a good debate. It's possible there may have been times, at a dinner party or two, where I've used this approach to …

Use a second laptop as an extended monitor with Windows 10 wireless displays

James Clarke from the Windows team rolled into a meeting today with two Surfaces...but one had no keyboard. Then, without any ceremony, he proceeded …

Saying 'no': the difference between being busy and productive

Or they might say "yes", and follow through – but at the expense of their health and sanity.<p>I can relate as I often over-commit myself. I juggle …

This crazy mod gives your Amazon Fire TV the look and functionality of Android TV

In terms of look and functionality, Android TV is by far my favorite media platform. However, it lacks a lot of the developer support seen on other platforms such as Roku and Fire TV. Recently a very clever developer created a solution to this, a mod for any Fire TV that essentially turns it into …

How to Buy Bitcoin

When it comes to some exotic investments like bitcoins, investors not only need to consider the worthiness of the investment, but how to even buy the …

Woolet is the smart wallet you’ll never lose [Review]

If you’ve ever lost a wallet, you’ll know it’s one of the most frustrating experiences. You have to cancel your cards, order a new driver’s license, and sometimes you’ll lose precious memories — like photos that can’t be replaced. But you’ll never have to go through that again with Woolet.<p>Woolet is …

Teodoor Bluetooth Smart Lock (video)

A new smart lock has been developed called Teodoor to provide a reliable and secure Bluetooth operated smart lock that comes complete with its own …

Google’s Family Link app now lets you monitor your kid’s Android device from an iPhone

After launching last month for Android users, Google’s new Family Link app today arrives on iOS. The app is aimed at parents, allowing them to monitor things like screen time and apps downloaded from Google Play, as well as setting restrictions for Android devices their kids are using (via …

Which LED floodlight should you hang overhead?

You've got plenty of new LED options in the lighting aisle -- here's how to pick the right one.<p>Plenty of homes keep things lit using overhead floodlights in recessed lighting setups. BR30-shaped bulbs like those are ideal for overhead lighting because they cast all of their light downwards, thanks …

Behold: The Alexa-enabled smart home controller of your dreams

The ability to control all of your connected devices from your smartphone is great. The ability to control all of your connected devices with your …

How to fix disappearing iPhone passwords

Once you've changed your Apple/iCloud password you may find it keeps disappearing from your iPhone, iPad, or iPod Touch. Here's how to bring it back …

Apple Pay

Top 7 iOS and Android Apps for Seamless Home Automation

The simplest way to understand technology’s underlying purpose is its utility.The post Top 7 iOS and Android Apps for Seamless Home Automation …

10 devices you need for an ultimate smart home in 2017: Amazon Echo, Nest Cam Indoor, Ecobee3 and others

Here are 10 devices like Amazon Echo, Nest Cam Indoor, Ecobee3 and others that you need for an ultimate smart home in 2017.<p>You could end up breaking …

These smart locks will let you ditch your keys

You don't need a key if you've got a connected deadbolt on your front door -- and your options are continuing to grow.<p>Keys are a time-tested means of access, but they won't do you much good if you leave them inside on your way out the door.<p>Today's crop of smart locks ($120.00 at Amazon.com) think …

Sling TV still set to slay cable, despite sloppy software

For more details, check out our initial Sling TV review, but the basic idea is that Sling is an "over-the-top" subscription streaming service that …

8 Reason The Galaxy S4 is Better Than the iPhone 5s (list)

There are many reasons why the iPhone 5s is a great smartphone. But there are also many reasons why I’m sticking with my Galaxy S4 despite owning …

How to: Set up Android Device Manager to lock and wipe your phone

Back at the beginning of August Google unveiled a new service called "Android Device Manager" that let you locate and remotely wipe your phones and …

Keep Sodas Fresh and Carbonated With The Fizz Saver Liter Drink Dispenser

I don’t know about you, but I HATE flat sodas. Nothing ruins your quench for some Coke or Sprite like it being flat. Your taste buds are disappointed …

[APK Teardown Part 2] Google Search 2.7: Say 'Google' To Enable Voice Prompt In Search Results [Video]

Just when you thought we were done with the already rather extensive Google Search teardown, another wild teardown appears. Yup, still the same good …

50 Reasons Why Gold Prices Are Rallying

This is a respectable move for an asset that many consider to be a worthless yellow metal.<p>"It's not so much that people don't like gold anymore—it's that they hate it," wrote strategist Dylan Grice in the July Edelweiss Journal. "Of course, this makes gold more interesting than it has been in many …

How to make your non-stock Android phone look like a Google Play Edition device

Ever since the Samsung Galaxy S 4 and HTC One Google Play Edition devices launched, they’ve been all the rage. If you like the stock look, there’s a …

Magic Sticky Pad Non-Slip Mat

This dash mat/pad which uses industrial grade non-slip rubber. Put your mobile ipod, cell phone, pens, keys, coins, MP3 Players, sun glasses on any …

iOS 7 borrows heavily from its competition, but should we care?

If you were online at all yesterday, you probably heard at least a little bit about Apple’s latest iOS 7. The new UI is completely redesigned and transforms the aging platform into something modern and fresh. At the same time, it also looks very familiar.<p>Some of this is because at it’s heart it is …