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Fossil’s latest smartwatches have Google Pay, heart-rate tracking, and GPS

But these brand-new Wear OS watches are still powered by a chip that’s two years old<p>Fossil’s smartwatches have always eschewed features for simplicity and affordability. They put Google’s Wear OS software on your wrist in a clean design that looks like a traditional watch, and that’s it. Many of …

Heart Rates

Asus brings a $110 Android Go phone to the US

Asus has brought the ZenFone Live L1, its first Android Go phone, to the US. The phone has budget specs, but it could stand out at $110 thanks to a couple of features uncommon for its price range: an 18:9 display and a face unlock feature.<p>That said, even with its tall display, the ZenFone Live …

Android News

Android 9 Pie is available now on Google Pixel phones

The next generation of Android is on its way. And you guessed it -- the P is for Pie. Android Pie, the new version of Google's mobile operating system, previously called Android P, comes first to the search giant's Pixel smartphones starting Monday. Google initially announced a preview version of …

Apps

Income or growth: Here are the best neighborhoods for real estate investing

Good luck with that.<p>It’s a truism among real-estate professionals that properties can be one or the other, but not both. In the world of single-family rentals, or houses that investors buy in order to lease out, metro areas in the middle of the country will likely offer dependable rental streams …

Real Estate

What a Vegetarian-Friendly 1,800-Calorie Day Looks Like

Vegetarians enjoy a diet full of whole foods and fiber in the best-case scenario. But when you’re a vegetarian, it can be a challenge to create …

Nutrition

27 Times Sailor Brinkley Cook Proved Rocking a Bikini Runs in the Family

Christie Brinkley's still got it — and so does her look-alike daughter, Sailor Brinkley Cook! The 20-year-old has followed in her mom's footsteps by becoming a <b>Sports Illustrated Swimsuit</b> model, so she's no stranger to itty-bitty bikinis.<p>Sailor has shared tons of her favorite swimsuits with …

Dua Lipa

20 Borderline Genius DIY Ideas For Repurposing Five Gallon Buckets – Page 18

Upcycled Five Gallon Bucket Camping Shower<p>I love to go camping but I hate that there is not a shower in my favorite camping place. I mean, if there …

Beautiful Maps Of Great American Road Trips To Get Your Motor Running

Ah, the road trip – a classic rite of passage. No matter if it’s a haphazard first adventure with college buddies or a post-retirement planned escape onto the open road, there are few better and more liberating sensations than pointing your hood towards the horizon, putting your foot down and …

RVs

Nest Hello review: The smartest doorbell for your home

In retrospect, I should have seen this coming long ago. The idea of a video doorbell isn't all that novel. It's just a basic button, camera, speaker …

A 36-year-old who learned to invest like Warren Buffett explains Buffett's No. 1 rule

When Danielle Town found herself burnt out and even starting to get sick from her work as a corporate attorney, she knew she didn't want to keep …

Why did Verizon kill the Unlimited plan that everyone loved?

For the last six months, Verizon was doing well. It introduced an excellent Unlimited data plan with minimal restrictions and an affordable price, …

iDevices launches a light dimmer with Siri, Alexa, and Google Assistant support

iDevices is expanding its line of smart home products today with a dimmer switch, joining the company’s integrated wall outlets, smart plugs, lights, and more.<p>Like all the iDevice products, the new dimmer switch is particularly notable for working without requiring a separate hub device to be …

Smart Homes

The Best Small Town to Visit in All 50 States

The paradox of big-city travel is that you never really get a break. You ditch work in New York, LA, or Chicago to go visit your buddies in New York, …

Optoma announces a 4k projector for $1,999

4k projectors are finally becoming affordable. Optoma today announced the pricing for its first line of 4k projectors. The UHD60 is $1,999 and the UHD65 is $2,499, making these two models the least expensive 4k projectors available. You can send thank you notes to Texas Instruments.<p>Optoma unveiled …

26 Google Maps Tricks You Need to Try

The mapping product that can do everything can actually do a whole lot more.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, but we may earn affiliate …

Savage Workout with Brian Mazza

MH cover guy Brian Mazza shows no mercy with this full-body shredfest<p>Overview<p><b>Exercises:</b> 13• <b><br>Total Sets:</b> 40• <b><br>Total Minutes:</b> 1:00• <b><br>Best For</b>: Muscle• <b><br>Body Targets</b>: All, Total body<p>Are your workouts going to the next level? Are you feeling strong? <i>Men’s Health</i> cover guy Brian Mazza created this advanced workout …

The world’s best mesh Wi-Fi system now boosts any router you already have

By now you’ve undoubtedly heard about mesh Wi-Fi systems even if you don’t already own one. These next-generation wireless internet solutions use a …

This Austin-based startup is gunning to be the next FedEx killer instead of Uber

Two years later, UberRush is still only in the three cities it initially launched in, while a new name has been quietly growing around the rest of the country.<p>Dropoff, an Austin-based startup, has expanded into five different states and 12 cities in the last two years, CEO Sean Spector told …

Startups

Death by Dumbbell: The Ultimate 4-Move Dumbbell Workout

Get more out of your trusty dumbbells and transform your body in the process<p>The dumbbell is arguably the most common workout tool that exists, but that doesn't mean your dumbbell workouts have to be boring.<p>In this workout, Alexia Clark, trainer at Alexia-Clark.com, puts a twist on classic moves, …

Even Good-Guy Student Loan Startups Still Favor the Rich

Student-loan refinancing is one of Silicon Valley's hottest new mini-sectors, with a fresh crop of startups leveraging buzzy marketing and proprietary algorithms in a race to reshape the loan. But despite the hype, only the top tier of graduates qualifies. Can technology ever change that?<p><b>Last</b> …

Here’s How To Become a Morning Person

You have grand ambitions: to start a business, to write a book. But chances are you work long hours, or household responsibilities consume your days. …

Fighting Depression? Neuroscience Says This May Reduce Symptoms by 40 Percent (in Just 8 Weeks)

Anyone can do it, and it doesn't involve prescription medication.<p>Depression is one of the most common mental health disorders in the United States. It affects over 15 million adults annually, or 6-7 percent of the entire adult population. It is so common, in fact, that nearly everyone has either …

Here's How Likely You Are to Die Young

Pop quiz: What are the most important numbers to know when it comes to your risk of heart disease? You might say your blood pressure, or cholesterol, …

Inside Uber's Plan to Take Over the Skies With Flying Cars

In less than a decade, Uber has redefined the idea of flexible labor and gutted the American taxi industry. The company launched a fleet of …

14 Fall Soups, Because Salads Are So Last Season

Now is the perfect time to cozy up with a bowl of pumpkin soup or, better yet, classic tomato. If those two don't cut it, does butternut squash, beet, or chicken noodle entice your palate? Whether you're looking for a light lunch or a warm way to start your dinner, spoon through our recipes to find …

The Two Things Killing Your Ability to Focus

I used to wake up, stumble over to my phone, and immediately get lost in a stream of pointless notifications. This digital haze continued throughout the day, keeping me from accomplishing important tasks. I was distracted, anxious, and ineffective as a leader. I knew I had to change but could not …

10 Motivational TED Talks to Start Your Morning

Enjoy a side order of inspiration and knowledge with your breakfast.<p>One of my favorite innovations in recent years is the idea of TED Talks. Whether you attend a session in person or watch online, you can learn and gain inspiration and see and hear people tell their stories and share their …

The Huge Mistake Google Is Already Making With Its New Google Home Device

Humans like devices best when they seem to like us back.<p>Powered by Google search, with access to all the magic that makes Google Now (a.k.a. cards) so uncannily useful, the Google Home device announced at the company's recent IO conference might seem set to run roughshod over the Echo, Amazon's …

Steve Blank to Millennials: 'Make the Days of Your Life Matter'

The entrepreneur, author and educator urged graduates of NYU's engineering school to come to grips with the fact that their time on earth is limited.<p>Steve Blank, the famed Silicon Valley entrepreneur, professor, and creator of the Lean Startup movement, says he took a cue from Steve Jobs, the late …

Microsoft's new iOS keyboard may help you stop dropping phones

Just weeks after releasing its Hub keyboard for iOS, Microsoft has dropped another one. The Word Flow keyboard is available today in the US App Store and is meant to make typing on-the-go a lot easier with its nifty one-handed option.<p>Similar to the Windows Phone keyboard, users of the Word Flow …