Chris Barker

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a global map of wind, weather, and ocean conditions

Date |<p>Data |<p>Scale |<p>Source |<p>Control | Now « – ‹ – › – » ⊕Grid▷HD<p>Mode | Air – Ocean – Chem – Particulates – Space<p>Height | Sfc – 1000 – 850 – 700 – 500 …

Oceans

Test Ride Review: Salsa Cutthroat Carbon Rival 1

Bikepacking is a fast-growing mountain bike discipline that provides the perfect combination of the go-fast mountain biking ethos with the wilderness …

Optrix Waterproof iPhone 6 Case with Lens Kit

Summer is here, it’s time to take your iPhone 6 to capture some awesome photos in the pool or under the sea. Sounds cool? The Optrix iPhone 6 …

Gear & Gadgets

InfiniteUSB Cable

Gonglue Jiang has partnered with cable maker Vojotech to turn his award-winning concept for a USB cable with a built-in USB port into an actual …

Having spent some time on Shimano's new XT group at Italy's #RivaBikeFestival, gear editor @rypalmer81 has put together a first impressions review for you to nerd-out on. Head over to bikemag.com.📱👀

IKEA's new wireless charging line-up includes an iPhone 6 adapter

Last month we reported on IKEA's move to release a range of furniture with the ability to wirelessly charge your devices, and now we have more …

1/4 Bradley Wiggins's final #ParisRoubaix recon: Our Knight of the Realm was up early at the team hotel. View the full gallery at TeamSky.com

Three ways to fix squealing disc brakes

This recipe was sitting in my drafts since long time. I didn’t post it because I wanted to post ‘Kanda lasoon masala’ recipe first, as this is the key...

This recipe was sitting in my drafts since long time. I didn’t post it because I wanted to post ‘Kanda lasoon masala’ recipe first, as this is the …

maharashtrian kadhi recipe, how to make maharashtrian kadhi recipe

<b>maharashtrian kadhi recipe</b> with step by step photos – kadhi with or without pakoras is always a regular at home. when i have time i make kadhi with …

Curries

Portland is now powered by water pipes and flushing toilets

Portland residents can now generate green electricity simply by turning on their water taps and flushing their toilets. Fast Company reports that the …

​How To Find The Perfect Tent

Is there anything more synonymous with camping than the tent? Whether you're just getting started or looking to upgrade, the shear number of options …

Moment iPhone 6 Camera Case

A case for the iPhone 6 that works with Moment’s telephoto and wide angle lenses. The case also has an electronic two-step shutter button that …

The Case That Adds A Second Screen To Your iPhone

You can get quite a few different kinds of cases for your iPhone. There are cases with wallets, tools and batteries made with different kinds of …

eReaders

2016 Audi S6 and A6 first-drive – Autobahn blitz

There are some interesting options when you’re in the market for a big sedan from the mid-$40s upwards, but the 2016 Audi A6 and S6 are hoping to …

The Toughest & Slimmest iPhone 6 Cases

I've shared with you how important it is to protect your iDevices—I was recently able to upgrade to the new iPhone 6 ($299) and received $295 from Gazelle for my "old" iPhone 5S because it was in stellar condition. My new iPhone 6 cost me $4 because I kept a case and screen protector on it at all …

Phones

Mars Is a Levitating Bluetooth Speaker

If aliens appeared in a UFO blasting the latest track from Nicki Minaj, we’d be scared and more than a little confused. Well, there are no aliens, …

Nicki Minaj

Use This Clever Trick To See Your iPhone's True Signal Strength

Ever find yourself questioning how accurate those little signal strength dots are on your iPhone?<p>Luckily, there's a trick to reveal your iPhone's true signal strength, and it takes less than a minute to enable.<p>First, you'll need to access a hidden app on your phone called Field Test Mode. To do …

Bloomberg.com

Mark Gongloff<p>The Gun Controversy Is Smaller Than You Think<p>Most Americans, including gun owners, agree on basic regulations.<p>Joe Nocera<p>Elaine Wynn, the …

iPhone 6 & iPhone 6 Plus

The iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus both have the new 64-bit A8 CPU, an improved 8MP camera and NFC, which is required for Apple Pay. The iPhone 6 has a …

Pronto Fast-Charge Battery

Pronto battery packs recharge quickly. You can fully charge them in an hour; you can even get enough power to fully charge an iPhone 5 just by …

Death-Defying Mountain Biking

<b>YouTube Link</b><p>Danny MacAskill (previously) is a Scottish athlete from Dunvegan on the Isle of Skye. MacAskill is a professional <b>trials cyclist,</b> which …

Panasonic Lumix CM1 Smart Camera

Is it a camera with a phone, or a phone with a killer camera? According to the company, the Panasonic Lumix CM1 Smart Camera is a camera with some …

The Watches of James Bond

Rolex? Omega.<p>The new Omega Seamaster 300 "Spectre", as seen in James Bond's latest adventure.<p>Editor’s Note: This post has been updated to reflect the …

The Giant Methane Monster That Can Wipe Out the Human Race

Photo Credit: Cardaf/Shutterstock<p><i>July 4, 2014</i> |<p>There’s something lurking deep under the frozen Arctic Ocean, and if it gets released, it could spell …

Global Warming

Dark snow: from the Arctic to the Himalayas, the phenomenon that is accelerating glacier melting

When American geologist Ulyana Horodyskyj set up a mini weather station at 5,800m on Mount Himlung, on the Nepal-Tibet border, she looked east towards Everest and was shocked. The world's highest glacier, Khumbu, was turning visibly darker as particles of fine dust, blown by fierce winds, settled …

ET deals: Sharp Aquos 60-inch 3D 240Hz LED HDTV for $973 - ExtremeTech

By on July 9, 2014 at 4:42 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Now that 3D HDTVs have been around …