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Apple’s AirPower wireless charging pad will reportedly ship in March

Apple’s wireless charging pad AirPower will likely ship in March, according to a new report from the generally reliable Japanese blog MacOtakara. While Apple pre-announced the multi-device Qi charging accessory last September with an ambiguous 2018 release date, the blog suggests that its …

This tool can block ransomware on Mac OS X, for now

A security researcher has created a free security tool that can detect attempts by ransomware programs to encrypt files on users' Macs and then block …

Night Skiing

Fundamentals of cross country skiing technique

Trek Speed Concept 7.5 Triathlon Bike: So Good Our Tester Bought It

It was on a sharp left turn in the late stages of an Olympic-distance triathlon that the varied impressions I’d been storing in the back of my mind about the Trek Speed Concept 7.5 coalesced into a single, clear thought: This bike is amazing!<p>The Left Turn comes more suddenly than you expect it to. …

Stock Market Tests Coming With Auto Sales, Job Reports and More

Stocks largely gained in a thinly traded Thanksgiving week—small moves logged while Wall Street welcomed a spate of economic data and a cautious outlook for holiday spending that many traders see doing little to nudge the Federal Reserve from a December interest rate hike (figure 1).<p>You heard that …

Miller Sanctioned for Two Years

The trials and tribulations continue for Julie Miller, the Squamish-based athlete who earlier this year was barred from Ironman competition. She has …

Garmin Forerunner 220 - Black/Red

• Advanced GPS running watch with a high-resolution color display and comfortable, lightweight design<br>• Built-in accelerometer tracks distance and pace …

What Amazing Bosses Do Differently

We all know that job satisfaction often hinges on the quality of the relationships we have with our bosses. Yet in today’s rapidly evolving, 24/7 workplaces, it’s not always clear what managers should do to create the most satisfying work experiences and the happiest employees. My research into the …

Marathon great Radcliffe cleared by IAAF of doping claims

LONDON (Reuters) - Paula Radcliffe, world marathon record holder and one of Britain’s most popular athletes, has been cleared by the International Association of Athletics Federations (IAAF) of any allegation of doping.<p>Athletics - Virgin Money London Marathon - London - 26/4/15 Great Britain's …

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Reviewed: Bontrager Flare R

The Bontrager Flare R taillight is bright enough to be seen two kilometers away in daylight. Photo: Caley Fretz | VeloNews.com<b>Price:</b> $60 <b><br>Weight:</b> 35 …

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Stanislas Wawrinka into first grand slam final with tense four-set win over Tomas Berdych at Australian Open

No 8 seed edged past Czech 6-3, 6-7, 7-6, 7-6 to set-up a final showdown with either Roger Federer or Rafael Nadal<p><b>Roger Federer v Rafael Nadal live</b><p>One of the great challenges of Stan Wawrinka’s career has been to establish himself as a serious player in his own right, rather than just <b>Roger …