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This Dope Fashion Line Brings PORTAL and ASSASSIN’S CREED to Life

When gaming, customizing skins can go beyond creating a playable avatar, sometimes you wish you could dress in real life to actually become that …

DC Comics

How to clean your Apple cables, keyboards, mice, trackpads, and more

Accessories for your Apple devices can add up quickly and before you know it they’re also looking a lot dirtier than when you first unboxed them. Follow along for the best ways to clean your first- and third-party accessories.<p>Last week we covered some of the best ways to clean your AirPods and …

Apple Watch

How to fold a fitted sheet

It's not magic, but it does take some practice.<p>Folding a fitted sheet is considered by many to be a magical cleaning secret that only Martha Stewart can pull off. But it's not really that hard, once you know how (and practice a few times).<p>The reason why fitted sheets are so darn hard to fold is …

Sewing

This $20 Gadget Lets You Use PS4, Xbox Controllers on Switch

Don't feel like shelling out $70 for Nintendo's Pro Controller? Or maybe you just really wish you could play Splatoon 2 with the precision of your …

Gaming

2019 Toyota Corolla Hatchback races in to NY Auto Show

Toyota

How to Group Mac App Icons More Prominently in Your Dock

In macOS, the Dock provides convenient one-click access to your most frequently used Mac applications. The simplest way to organize docked apps is to click and drag them into your preferred place, but here we're going to show you a lesser-known trick for arranging docked items more clearly.<p>To …

Operating Systems

The Fastest Way to Make Your House Smell Amazing

The holiday season means lots of things, namely food, celebrations and the arrival of guests. We bet you’ve tidied up the living room and prepped the …

Living Rooms

Always Wash Your Clothes, And Other Secrets We Learned From Talking To A Zara Employee

The best time to actually shop there? Tuesdays.<p>And here's what we learned:<p><i>This post was translated from Spanish.</i>

Mexico City

PSA: If You Upgrade to macOS High Sierra 10.13.1, You'll Need to Reinstall Apple's Root Security Fix

Mac owners who are still running macOS High Sierra 10.13 and who have already installed Apple's root security fix on that version of the operating system will need to install it once again upon upgrading to macOS 10.13.1, reports <i>Wired</i>.<p>Security researchers running a patched version of the original …

This Son Built His Aging Dad a Chic & Sustainable Tiny House

For many seniors, tiny houses provide the most suitable living spaces because they're small, easier to navigate and require less upkeep. Undoubtedly, …

Sustainability

Celebrate Sonic’s 26th birthday with these rad sneakers

See Sega’s stylish Sonic slip-ons<p>Sonic the Hedgehog turns 26 today, an age accompanied with little fanfare. A Twitter account dedicated to his birthday does have a list of ways to help fans celebrate with Sonic, but these limited-edition sneakers seem like the coolest option.<p>Japan’s Anippon …

Weird questions to ask Siri: What to say to Siri to make it mad

It's easy to get annoyed with Siri. The iPhone's digital voice assistant is helpful at times but she often misunderstands words and starts executing …

Tech Trends

This App Can Tell If Your iPhone Has Ever Been Hacked

A new app can detect if something wrong (and dangerous) is going on with your iDevice.<p>It's not paranoia if they're really after you.<p>If you have an iPhone there was no way to figure out if you were really being paranoid or not, until now. Thanks to a new $1 app, you can finally figure out if someone …

Security

11 Cheap Recipes To Make Now - Pictures - Chowhound

You’ve already paid your rent this month and your bank account has taken a major hit—but don’t worry, you’re not relegated to an entire month of …

Amazon Reveals Curated TV Subscriptions Strategy with 'Anime Strike' Prime Channel

Amazon launched Anime Strike this week, the company's first self-branded content to appear under its Channels subscriptions program for Prime members.<p>Anime Strike offers U.S. Prime members access to over 1,000 anime TV shows and movies for an extra $4.99 per month on top of the $99 Prime …

Watch out, GeForce Now: LiquidSky lets you stream PC games from the cloud for free

Nvidia’s newly announced GeForce Now won’t start streaming games from the cloud to your PC or Mac until March, but it already has a competitor that’s been quietly running in beta for months. After over 1.1 million beta sign-ups, LiquidSky is properly announcing its service to the world, along with …

Android News

NVIDIA GeForce Now will make any Mac fit for gaming

Macs are ideal for many things, but gaming isn’t one of them. Apple just doesn’t have gamers in mind when designing its products. Fortunately, NVIDIA does, and its upcoming GeForce Now service will make almost any Mac fit for gaming.<p>GeForce Now is a game streaming service, similar to NVIDIA …

Skyrim megamod Enderal getting own expansion

SureAI’s huge Skyrim total conversion Enderal: The Shards of Order [official site], which builds a whole new game upon Bethesda’s foundations, is …

How To Unlock Every ‘Super Mario Run’ Character

<i>Super Mario Run</i> — Nintendo’s first mobile Mario Bros. game — just released on Thursday for iPhones, iPads, and iPods running iOS 8.0 or later. It won’t have a version for Android until 2017, not that I’m bitter about that or anything (I type, while contemplating chucking my $35 phone into a …

Retrogaming

Inflatality PAX 2016 Trailer!

How to unlock your Mac with the Apple Watch

The Apple Watch learned many new tricks today, one of which is unlocking nearby Macs. Here's how to set it up.<p>Today, alongside the rocky iOS 10 rollout, Watch OS 3 was released. This new version of software brings a laundry list of new features to the Apple Watch, such as the new Application dock, …

Apple Watch

Get perfect sound in your videos with $5 DIY sound absorbing panels

Getting quality sound in your video can be tricky. Even when you have a great microphone and field recorder, you’re hindered by the environment. …

How to Fix a Broken Air Conditioner

Tips to get your air conditioner up and running without calling a pro.<p>Air conditioners work hard to keep you cool, and you don't realize how much you rely on them until you are stuck in a sweltering room with no relief. If your air conditioner suddenly goes out, there is no need to panic. Follow …

National Doughnut Day 2016: 26 Delicious Homemade Donut Recipes

Doughnuts come in all shapes, sizes and flavors and that, my friends, is truly something to celebrate. Whether you like your doughnuts flakey, cakey, …

This Amazing, Obsessive Mario 64 Theory Has Set Tumblr on Fire With Infinite Parallel Worlds

Even if you don’t care about video games or the online “speedrun” culture that’s dedicated to finding glitches to beat them in faster and more …

Margaret Morris Becoming the First Transhuman: A Call For The Right Stuff

Who will officially be the first transhuman? Will it be you? Why wait decades? This article explains one approach to speeding up the process and also …

Nanotech

Review: Apple Watch replica Milanese Loop band from JETech

<b>Company:</b> JETech <b><br>Product:</b> Milanese Loop Band <b><br>Compatibility:</b> 38mm or 42mm Apple Watch <b><br>Price:</b> $21.99 (42mm) or $22.99 (38mm) <b><br>Website:</b> …

Smartwatches

Waylens - A Data Driven Automotive Camera System

<i>A beautifully crafted camera system that empowers drivers to easily capture, edit, and share interesting moments right from the road.</i>Created by …

The 69 Rules of Punctuation

Learning how to use punctuation properly is essential for communication. However, it is much easier said than done. The 69 Rules of Punctuation …