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Mars levitating Bluetooth speaker promises better sound all round

The Mars speaker comes hot on the heels of the floating Om/One, which we looked at in August. This spherical speaker levitates using magnets, and is …

Crowd Funding

BehindTheOverlay Chrome Extension Kills Overlay Popups

Have you ever wished you could just get rid of the annoying popup message on a site that is blocking the actual content? BehindTheOverlay is a Chrome extension that does exactly that. You can grab it directly from the Chrome Web Store.<p>If you’ve ever been bothered by a website that hides its content …

Tiny Wireless Earbuds Could Be Damn Near Invisible When In Use

Two tiny, cylindrical earbuds that could be great–if you don’t lose them.<p>Earin, currently attracting tons of money on Kickstarter, is a tiny wireless earbud product that’s a bit different from anything currently on the market–and by doing things so differently, it might be the first pair of …

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Review: Anker TC930 Ultra-Thin Keyboard Cover for iPad Air

The Anker TC930 Ultra-Thin Keyboard Cover for iPad Air is very similar in style to the Logitech Ultrathin Keyboard Cover. It's not exactly a knockoff, but it's close: black plastic keys and tray, metal back, and magnetic attachments. The Anker keyboard one ups the Logitech keyboard with a pop-up …

IPad Air

Pushup Circuit for Strong Shoulders

The circuit works like this: Do each exercise—the pushup, the side pushup to your right, and the side pushup to your left—for 30 seconds, and then move on to the next one. Rest 15 seconds between each exercise. That's one round. Rest one minute, and repeat.<p>"You'll not only ignite muscle growth and …

1,300 Free Online Courses from Top Universities

Download 1,300 free courses from Stanford, Yale, MIT, Harvard, Berkeley and other great universities to your computer or mobile device. Over 45,000 …

Meet 'The Dash': smart headphones that let you listen, train and talk (video)

Got a feature list for your dream in-ear headphones? Get ready to screw it up in a ball and be ashamed at how short it was. Enter "The Dash," the name given to a pair of wireless smart headphones currently making waves on Kickstarter. The project is only a few days old, has already smashed through …

Moka - The Most Delicious Linux Icon Set Available Right Now - OMG! Ubuntu!

<b>Aside from a handful of new icons during last cycle, Ubuntu’s default icon set hasn’t matured much over the last couple of years.</b><p>That’s not a …

Tips to Make Ubuntu Look Cool

I am a cool geek (I think) and I want my <b>Ubuntu</b> box to be as cool as possible. Lately, Ubuntu is losing users and fans, but I do not care. Even if …

Linux

Replace Dropbox with BitTorrent Sync and a Raspberry Pi

NOTE: I am using Raspbian Wheezy, but I suspect these ideas will translate to other operating systems.<p>You need to grab the ARM build of BitTorrent …

BitTorrent

Crunching The Numbers: Can Dual $269 Nvidia GTX 760s Outperform A $999 Titan?

As NVIDIA’s trio of graphics card launches winds down with the mainstream-level GTX 760, and only sporadic rumors of AMD’s new Radeon 8000 series launching in October, we have a few months to evaluate the best and most cost-efficient upgrade options. You may be tempted by NVIDIA’s GTX 780, which …

Corsair Obsidian 350D Micro ATX Computer Case Review Obsidian 350D Austin Downing, CC-9011028-WW, Corsair, Micro ATX, Obsidian 350D, Performance, Review

PAGE INDEX<p>mATX Case Final Thoughts<p>The Corsair Obsidian 350D is honestly everything I could want in an M-ATX case. It provides a beautiful platform …

Living Rooms

[Updated] Samsung Wants 'SSDs For Everyone' With Introduction Of 1TB 840 EVO Solid State Drive

During Samsung’s annual SSD Global Summit, the Korean electronics company announced the 840 EVO, a new consumer line of solid state drives with capacities up to 1TB.<p>“After accelerating the growth of the SSD market with last year’s launch of entry-level, high-performance SSDs, we are introducing …

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Return Of The $750 Gaming PC Build: Now With Blu-Ray, Modular PSU, Double The SSD Storage

In April I posted an article titled “How To Build A Powerful Gaming PC For $750 — SSD And Operating System Included.” In less than three months it has attracted a shocking amount of views and inspired throngs of readers to wade into the exciting waters of PC gaming. Hundreds of you built that …