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8 Habits That Are Making Your Period Even Worse

I know many people with vaginas, and I have yet to meet anyone who actually enjoys getting a period. Menstruation is an unfortunate fact of life, a …

DistroWatch Weekly, Issue 672

This week in DistroWatch Weekly: Review: Ubuntu Phone - the Meizu Pro 5 News: Solus embraces rolling release model, upgrading Fedora from desktop, …

Linux

iPhone production at Foxconn’s Brazil factory halts as workers strike

Employees of Apple’s manufacturing partner Foxconn went on strike late last week in Brazil with protests outside the company’s Jundiai factory continuing into today. We received several tips about the strike and translated reports from local news sources such as Globo.com claim all production lines …

Autoblog Brings Automotive Obsession to Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / October 8, 2013<p>Autoblog is the online site for people who are obsessed with cars.<p>Staffed with its own editorial and photography …

It's Official

It’s Official: The Unofficial Apple Weblog (TUAW) Now on Flipboard<p>Inside Flipboard / October 22, 2013<p>Victor Agreda Jr. remembers his first Apple …

“The Internet’s Own Boy”: How the government destroyed Aaron Swartz

<b>(TakePart/Noah Berger)</b><p>A film tells the story of the coder-activist who fought corporate power and corruption — and paid a cruel price<p>Andrew O'Hehir<p>June 24, 2014 11:00pm (UTC)<p>Brian Knappenberger’s Kickstarter-funded documentary “The Internet’s Own Boy: The Story of Aaron Swartz,” which premiered at …

Why We Need to Pay More Attention to Women's Sleep

Why do we need to pay more attention to women's sleep health?<p>Women sleep differently than men. They can take longer to fall asleep, tend to be more sleep deprived, are at increased risk for insomnia, and often report different symptoms than men. There are biological and physiological reasons for …

A small GPS Arduino watch/clock

Here’s Oscar Liang another Arduino GPS project, he writes:<p>Garlow stands for GPS Arduino Rechargeable Logger OLED Watch. The device gives GPS …

PIR Sensor Arduino Alarm

Build a motion-sensing alarm with a PIR sensor and an Arduino microcontroller.<p>In this simple project, we’ll build a motion-sensing arduino alarm using a PIR (passive infrared) sensor and an Arduino microcontroller. This is a great way to learn the basics of using digital input (from the sensor) and …

Arduino GPS Data Logger Allows You To Track The Position Of Moving Object

If you are looking for an Arduino extendable GPS data logger for your project the affordable Arduino GPS data logger created combining a standard …

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Samsung Galaxy S4 Iceland Commericial Is Very Strange (Video)

Samsung has released a couple of videos in the past where they have poked fun at Apple. Their latest Samsung Galaxy S4 commercial is being shown in …

Samsung Galaxy

Honda Asimo Robot Unable to Recognize Human Gestures in the Real World

Honda has been hard at work on its humanoid robot called Asimo for years. One of the tricks the robot has been designed to be able to do is recognize …

4G LTE now available on Mount Everest

If you are planning on visiting Mount Everest soon, the world’s highest peak won’t be the only thing you find there. You will also have access to 4G …

Best games consoles: Sega Mega Drive/Genesis – when games consoles finally became cool

The Sega Mega Drive (or Sega Genesis if you lived in North America) isn’t one of the highest selling consoles of all time, but it is easily one of …

Sony PS4 Playroom demo at E3 2013

How To Make Your Dumb TV Smart

There are several options to choose from, but each of these boxes will let you stream content from services like Netflix, Hulu, and Pandora to your TV over the Internet.<p>Here's a look at the best ones you can buy.

Lumigrids – the LED projector that keeps cyclists out of potholes

Lumigrids is a simple, clever and above all useful concept that aims to improve the safety of cycling at night. The device is an LED projector that …

Bike Lanes

GT6 news, screenshots, cars and release date | Trusted Reviews

Gran Turismo 6 News<p><b>Gran Turismo officially unveiled</b><br>Gran Turismo 6 was unveiled at a dedicated event at the Silverstone Circuit on May 15.<p>Launched by …

The 5 Coolest Car Stunts of the Last 5 Years

We may no longer live in the golden age of the stuntman, with names like Evel Knievel attempting death-defying stunts. But don't believe that everything that can be done with a car or motorcycle has been done. These five recent stunts prove there is no en<p>We may no longer live in the golden age of …

Capacitor plague

The <b>capacitor plague</b> was a problem related to a higher-than-expected failure rate of non-solid aluminum electrolytic capacitors, between 1999 and …

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PSIO prototype loads PlayStation 1 ISOs on the console, no burned CD necessary (video)

Project PlayStation Input Output has been trying to load PlayStation 1 game images through the game system's parallel I/O port since 2010, and now it's ready to show off the first prototype. If piracy is your aim, then modchips that let users play burned discs and emulators that have been available …

What If Online Scams Were Real People, ‘The Inbox’ Short Movie (video)

An awesome video has been created show a humorous look at what some of the more popular and most annoying online scams would look like if they …

Gear & Gadgets

Inside AT&T’s 83GB/hour mobile cell tower …or why your iPhone no longer drops out at huge events

.<p>AT&T shared a little bit of what goes into a portable network cells they put up at special events where bandwidth needs will be extraordinary. Remember, AT&T’s network is about 80% iPhones so this is important stuff. The setup above was what they used to cover a recent Los Angeles festival (read: …