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New from SHOT 2018: Kershaw Bareknuckle Knife | RECOIL OFFGRID

The Kershaw Bareknuckle features a Sandvik 14C28N steel blade, anodized aluminum handles, and the company's patented Sub-Frame Lock.

Off-grid

Atmos to announce the touchscreen that Alexa and Google Assistant have been missing

With some API magic and a few strategic partnership, Atmos combines touch and voice in a way that goes beyond solutions from Amazon, Google, Apple, …

Automation

Hurricane Center: Harvey’s ‘overwhelming’ rains were likely nation’s most extreme ever

Hurricane Harvey unleashed a tropical deluge probably unsurpassed in U.S. history, the National Hurricane Center says. In an in-depth meteorological review of the storm released Thursday, the center said it was unable to identify any past storm that had unloaded so much rain over such a large …

Extreme Weather

IWI US Introduces the TAVOR TS12, Their First Bullpup Shotgun

Middletown, Pa. (January 2018) – IWI US, Inc., a subsidiary of Israel Weapon Industries (IWI) Ltd., brings innovation to the tactical shotgun market …

Extreme Sports

Ford launches a new 'Bullitt' Mustang -- and finds the original

DETROIT – Ford is going to bite the Bullitt again.<p>The Mustang that Steve McQueen drove into Hollywood history for the 1968 movie <i>Bullitt</i> emerged for the first time in 40 years Sunday at the Detroit auto show in tandem with the debut of a new, limited-edition 2019 Mustang Bullitt.<p>The special model, …

Extracarry: Camouflage for your Spare Mag

We all enjoy single-stacks in the summer time. Thinner, lighter, and easier to conceal under light-weight clothing. Recently we learned of some good …

Self Defense

The Official Cocktail of Winter: The Hot Toddy

The classic recipe for this warming drink is simple and delicious.<p>Like the Martini, which exists to decapitate the day and fertilize the evening with …

Ruger Announces Security-9 Double-Stack Pistol

G19 watch out. Ruger has just announced the new Security-9 pistol, a mid-sized center-fire pistol chambered in 9 mm Luger. The pistol utilizes a …

WATCH: Veteran-Owned Coffee Company Offers Christmas Carols By Shooting Steel Bells With Silenced Firearms

The veteran-owned Black Rifle Coffee Company has offered a celebration for Christmas in a video in which two sharpshooters play Christmas carols by …

Drinking for a Cause: Warrior Whiskey

Warrior Whiskey was started by and benefits veterans.<p>Given that we’ve now approaching the traditional time to make New Year’s resolutions, I’m …

High Sierra ‘Content Caching’ turns your Mac into a local iCloud server

When iOS update time rolls round, you probably run through all the devices in your home, downloading those multi-gigabyte updates over and over. If you have a few iPhones, plus a couple of iPads, it all adds to a lot of data, and a lot of waiting. New in macOS 10.13 High Sierra is <i>Content Caching</i>, …

Streamlight debuts rechargeable Microstream USB light

The MicroStream USB boasts a rechargeable lithium ion battery and micro USB port. <i>(Photo: Streamlight)</i>Streamlight lightens the load with a new …

Gear & Gadgets

Scientists Glimpse Houston's Flooded Future In Updated Rainfall Data

After Hurricane Harvey, some Texas residents, politicians and scientists are wondering whether the whole U.S. system for predicting floods is any good.<p>The storm's deluge flooded parts of southeast Texas that had rarely, or never, been underwater before. Some areas got more than 50 inches of rain in …

Extreme Weather

Congress passes spending bill that includes selling milsurp 1911s through CMP

The measure will speed up the now two-year saga of transferring surplus M1911 .45ACP handguns from Anniston Army Depot to the Civilian Marksmanship …

Military

This brilliant new AI will fight email scammers by wasting their time

Netsafe, a New Zealand-based non-profit online safety group, introduced an AI email bot this week that will fight back against phishing scams by …

Security

Comcast's nationwide outage was caused by a configuration error

Yesterday, folks across the country reported that Comcast internet was down -- an unusually large outage that lasted around 90 minutes. It turns out that the problem was caused by Level 3, an enterprise ISP that provides the backbone for other internet providers like Verizon, Comcast and RCN. "Our …

Braeön Is Lightweight, Moldable Tape That Can Hoist More Than 2,000 Pounds

One of the sad truths about materials is that if they're strong, they're also probably heavy and cumbersome; if they're lightweight, they're also …

Thermoplastic

A New Drug Has Been Found To 'Melt' Away The Fat In Our Arteries That Cause Heart Attacks

Sound too good to be true?<p>We all know that an unhealthy lifestyle and poor diet can start clogging up our coronary system, making us more vulnerable …

Diabetes

An Email From Elon Musk Reveals Why Managers Are Always a Bad idea

Elon Musk says putting managers in the middle of communications is "incredibly dumb." He's not alone.<p>Survey.com's annual "Wasting Time at Work" report revealed that if you eliminate managers completely, you remove 75 percent of the reasons someone will leave your company. There is a simple reason …

Elon Musk

Homeowners Hurt by Hurricanes Now Falling Behind on Mortgages

Homeowners affected by the hurricanes in Florida and Texas are now falling behind on their mortgages.<p>In areas hit by Hurricane Irma, the number of …

Real Estate

A working modem using HTML5 sound

Martin Kirkholt Melhus's workplace bans connecting his development computer to the internet, so he hacked together a modem using HTML5: by plugging …

George W. Bush: Bigotry and white supremacy are 'blasphemy' against the American creed

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Former President George W. Bush condemned bigotry and white supremacy Thursday while endorsing policies that run counter to those supported by President Donald Trump.<p>"Our identity as a nation, unlike other nations, is not determined by geography or ethnicity, by soil or blood. …

Political Science

The NSR C4 Holster and Pocket Magazine Carrier - A Complete CCW system

I find that people who conceal carry every day for a long period of time go through a certain amount of phases. It almost always starts with carrying …

There's even more evidence that one type of exercise is the closest thing we have to a miracle drug

Get moving.<p>A wealth of recent research, including a new study published this month, suggests that any type of exercise that raises your heart rate and gets you moving and sweating for a sustained period — known as aerobic exercise— has a significant, beneficial effect on the brain.<p>"Aerobic exercise …

The Brain

New Revolutionary Designed Revol Arms DL45 Handgun

Oleg Volk got to test out Revol Arms prototype DL45 pistol.<p><b>The DL45 is the only firearm of its kind</b>, specifically engineered to increase accuracy and …

Watch A Powerful Moment From Tom Petty's Very Last Performance

See why Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers were one of rock's best live acts.<p>Rock legend Tom Petty wasn’t just one of his generation’s greatest songwriters.<p>Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers were also one of the best live acts around, right up their final tour, which ended just one week before his death …

Trio of detectors tracks gravitational waves to their home

LIGO and Virgo spot spacetime ripples in their first joint detection.

Sportscaster Dale Hansen's take on the #TakeAKnee protests is an absolute must-watch

Dallas sportscaster Dale Hansen is a fixture of the sports media scene, and his "Unplugged" segment on ABC affiliate WFAA has never shied away from …

Dead in One Second

I preach situational awareness and “responsibly armed Americans” to the neighbors. I know which friends respond positively and which don’t. But …

Concealed Carry

This Startup Will Help You Buy a House, Under One Condition

When we think of booking a place on Airbnb, we typically associate it with a temporary stay, but it's officially become a gateway for would-be …

Real Estate