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Brand-Name Luxury at Bargain Prices?! Why Japan is the Best Place to Buy Quality Watches!

Whether we’re at a meeting or out on the town, when we want to make an impression, what’s on our wrist says as much about our personality and …

Watches

You Are Probably Using the Wrong HDMI Cord

It’s not your fault, but it is very likely that you’re using the wrong HDMI cord to plug that 4K Apple TV or PS4 Pro into your new TV. While you …

Set-Top Boxes

Impress your guests (and top off their phones) with this DIY wireless charging table

<i>The Weekend Workshop is our weekly column where we showcase a badass DIY project that you can complete with minimal skills and expertise.</i><p>Wireless …

The 10 Coolest Tiny Studios We’ve Ever Seen

Small apartment living is getting better and better, and we’ve got a roundup of 10 tiny studios to back up our claim. They’re all under 350 square …

This Video of the New Porsche 911 GT3 RS is Pure Automotive Pornography

Porsche's latest video thrusts viewers into the motorsport-driven world of the 2019 911 GT3 RS.<p>Youtube/Porsche<p>In a sea of car-related channels on …

How To Design A Dream Closet

From choosing the right lighting to deciding on the perfect mix of storage components, designing a closet is no easy feat. We checked in with a few Dering Hall designers for tips on how to craft a closet that’s both stylish and functional.<p><b>Make it an Extension of Your Bedroom</b><p>“Your personal closet is …

Interior Design

How To: Clear the RAM on Your iPhone X to Fix Problem Apps & Boost Performance

When your iPhone is being sluggish, one thing you can do to get performance back up to snuff is clear the device's random access memory. It's not a …

Apps

2019 Porsche 911 GT3 RS Gets Unveil in Geneva

At this week’s Geneva Motor Show, Porsche took the covers off the 2019 911 GT3 RS featuring an enhanced, race-focused suspension that’s charged with …

Auto Shows

Ritchey packs up new folding Carbon Break-Away Outback gravel adventure bike

Ritchey almost slipped this Break-Away Outback past us, as it didn’t make it to Eurobike in person. But while we had a chance again to get a couple …

The Level 3 Audi A8 Will Almost Be The Most Important Car In The World

Don’t expect to chill with a movie while your car drives you home, even if a self-driving car proposal was approved by the U.S. House of Representatives this week. Right now, only one production car has the technology to do it and that car is Audi’s next A8, due on sale later this year.<p>And there …

Gunther Werks 400R Coupe

The Porsche has gotten faster over the years, more technologically advanced, safer — and heavier and tamer. From 1993 to 1998, Porsche made what any …

NordVPN confirms that using a VPN will bypass Verizon’s throttling of all video streams

NordVPN has confirmed that Verizon’s plan to throttle all video streams on its unlimited data plans can be bypassed by using a VPN connection …<p>Users had successfully used VPN services to avoid the previous limits Verizon applied to Netflix and YouTube traffic, but there had been questions about …

Hands-on with Astropad’s new MacBook dongle that turns your iPad into a powerful second screen

Astropad, the company behind many popular and incredibly powerful iOS apps, has unveiled an all-new hardware product. Called Luna Display, Astropad explains that this accessory is the “first and only hardware solution that turns any iPad into a true, wireless second screen display.” Read on for our …

How To Photograph Total Solar Eclipse On Aug. 21? NASA Offers Tips

With the first total solar eclipse in 99 years that will be visible from across the entire contiguous United States occurring Aug. 21, it is only …

Singer and Williams collaborating on ultimate air-cooled 911 engine

You might have heard Porsche fans speak about the Mezger engine with a certain degree of reverence. It refers to the water-cooled six that started …

How to Ace Your Interview if You're Switching Careers

Tips for Career Change Interviews<p>How to Ace Your Interview if You're Switching Careers<p>Updated November 16, 2017<p>If you’ve succeeded in getting an …

Mistbox keeps air conditioners cool to improve efficiency

Just two years ago we wrote about the then new Mistbox, a device that can be retrofitted to most air conditioners and uses evaporative cooling to …

This slim iPhone case uses 'smart material' to shield your phone like a tank

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

I never realized my résumé was terrible — here are the 3 tricks I used to turn it around

I didn't know I had a bad résumé because no one ever told me I had a bad résumé.<p>So I'm going to do you a favor and tell you something you probably need to hear because no one will tell you: You have a bad résumé.<p>But that's okay because we can fix it. And really the only thing you need to know is …

Never sign an offer letter before checking these 10 things

I understand the temptation to do so — signing the offer letter is the final piece of the puzzle, and getting it over with as quickly as possible allows you to breathe a sigh of relief after all of the time and energy you put into the job hunt.<p>But the fine print can carry some serious weight, and …

Here's your guide to all 21 different versions of the Porsche 911

Porsche rounded out the 911 family on Tuesday at the 2017 Geneva Motor Show with the introduction of its latest track-bred GT3 variant. At the heart of the new Porsche 911 GT3 is a 4.0-liter, naturally aspirated flat-six-cylinder engine, which produces 500 horsepower and 339 lb.-ft. of torque. The …

14 easy to install sliding doors to maximise your space

When you have to close a space separating two different uses in one room, create an indoor garden room, or call on more of the alternatives that are …

The generation that grew up with Nike Dri-FIT is making dress shirts you could run a marathon in

In an era where jeans are stretchy and yoga pants are office attire, one might spare some pity for the men still confined to dress shirts.<p>With buttons down the front and a stiff, folded collar to accommodate a necktie, there’s a ceremonial primness to this garment. What’s important is how it looks, …

The 28 Best Subscription Box Services for Men

Get everything you could ever want delivered to your doorstep. Just make sure to check out our suggestions first.<p>Nowadays it's pretty easy to get anything you want delivered right to your doorstep—but in most cases you still have to do the actual shopping and curating for yourself. That's where …

CRISPR 101: A crash course on the revolutionary gene editing tool that’s changing the world

For something that’s been called “a household name for molecular biologists,” many of you have probably never heard of CRISPR, and don’t know why you …

Genetics

Audi's new suspension turns rough roads into electricity and saves fuel

Carmakers have already figured out how to capture the energy lost to slowing a car. It's called regenerative braking.<p>Rather than slow a vehicle with …

Roads

Use standard Mac OS X apps to optimize your home Wi-Fi network

Some time ago I visited my parents, and as these things tend to go, they had a list of things that bothered them about their computers, iPhones and iPads and the Internet connection. I like helping them, so tried optimizing their Wi-Fi network first. That was frustrating at first because I didn’t …

6 Aero Gear Tips to Help You Find All the Watts

Bike-fit expert Mat Steinmetz has worked with some of the world’s most high-profile cyclists—including members of Team Sky. Here’s how he can make you faster, too.<p><i>This article first published in the August 2016 print edition of Bicycling.</i><p>In addition to improving your on-bike comfort and decreasing …

DIY Bug Bite Stick To Instantly Relieve Itching, Pain & Redness

It’s that time of year and the bugs are biting!<p>As summer arrives and you venture outside for more adventurous activities, you will become a snack for …

Pallet Patio Furniture You Could Easily Build Yourself This Summer

There’s something really casual and attractive about pallet furniture. It’s perfect for a variety of styles and interiors and it’s just as functional …