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Porn star August Ames wants to improve your sex life with virtual reality

Porn star August Ames wants to help you improve your sex life.<p>The prolific 360-degree adult actress has already starred in a dozen VR scenes. But …

Android notifications on Windows 10: Microsoft does the bare minimum

Windows 10 Anniversary Update takes a swing at Android notification mirroring.<p>The Windows 10 Anniversary Update is out this week, and it offers an …

How to use Activity Monitor to make your Mac faster

Activity Monitor for Mac<p>Activity Monitor is a little know gem of an app hidden in the Utilities folder in your Applications folder. It can look daunting when you first launch it but once you look past the information overload and find out what to focus on it can become an invaluable tool to make …

The Holofone Phablet is a 7-inch Android phone / Windows PC with a built-in projector

Smartphone season is rapidly upon us, with the new versions of Samsung’s Galaxy Note and Apple’s iPhone rumored to be just around the corner. Unfortunately for those two companies, Akyumen (Pronounced like "acumen," probably) has just announced that its Holofone Phablet, which I assume is going to …

Windows 10

How to Install the New Systemless Xposed Framework for Frustration-Free Android Customization

Xposed is one of the most powerful tools a rooted Android user has in their arsenal. It brings things to the table that were previously only …

Linux

Chuwi Vi10 Plus Windows 10 And Remix OS Tablet Now Available From $169

Unveiled earlier this month the new Chuwi Vi10 Plus tablet has now launched and is capable of running both Windows 10 and the Android-based Remix …

Gear & Gadgets

How to mount a hard drive as a folder in Windows 10

How to assign a folder path mount-point to a hard drive<p>Use the <b>Windows key + E</b> keyboard shortcut to open File Explorer.<p>Navigate to a folder location …

7 Ways in Which You Can Bypass Android's Secured Lock Screen

You Can Bypass Android’s Secured Lock Screen In These 7 Ways<p>To prevent unwanted access to your phone such as keeping strangers (or friends) from …

13 ways to fix your iPhone or Mac with common household items

But the Apple store can be expensive for repairs, and minor problems can often be solved at home with stuff you already have lying around.<p>Over the past eight years, Apple users have found all sorts of clever hacks to fix your iPhone without going out and buying pricey parts or accessories.<p>Some …

How to record and display active demonstrations on your iPad screen

With its large display, the iPad is a great demonstrative and teaching tool–especially in the classroom. However, there may be times you find yourself trying to describe a procedure, or possibly where to locate a hidden iOS feature, and the person you need to share this information with is not in …

GIF Animations

This Gadget Can Transform Into Anything You Need

The Droppler measures your water use. But if you need something else, you can easily transform it into a speaker, a camera, or a drone.<p>When it sits on your bathroom counter, a new device called Droppler measures how much water you’re using and gives real-time feedback. But once you’ve trained …

Sending a single link can cause anyone's smartphone to crash

There’s a link doing the rounds on social media today that can crash almost any smartphone, just by opening it in your browser.<p>The aptly named crashsafari.com [<b>this will crash your browser — even Chrome</b>] does what it says on the box — it crashes the browser by writing thousands of characters in the …

Social Media

The scintillating sounds of the Moon Neo 230HAD, it's a stereo preamp, digital converter, and headphone amp

The Moon by Simaudio Neo 230HAD is a charmer, within its trim chassis you'll find a first class stereo preamplifier, high-resolution digital converter, and a headphone amplifier. To start my evaluations I put the 230HAD on my desktop, hooked up to my Mac mini computer and Adam Audio F5 self-powered …

Audiophile

Colorized Photos of WWII Refugees Offer New Perspective on the Migrant Crisis

Displaced persons cross a bridge on the River Elbe at Tangermunde, which was blown up by the Germans, to escape the chao<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Fred …

World War II

32 dead, 80 injured in Nigeria bomb blast, Boko Haram blamed

A night-time suicide bombing blamed on Boko Haram extremists killed 32 people and wounded 80 Tuesday at a truck stop in northeastern Nigeria, an emergency official said.<p>Tuesday night's blast breaks a three-week hiatus in bombings after a string of suicide attacks culminated in twin explosions in …

A tiny change in Apple's software could have brought about the 'app Renaissance' — but it's now looking unlikely

Right now, f.lux is only available for desktop computers and has been downloaded over 15 million times. For a brief period of time this week, though, it was also available to install on your iPhone and iPad — then Apple shut it down.<p>f.lux didn't arrive on the iPhone through the App Store. It never …

6 Amazing Body Changes When You Give Up Carbs

Simple carbs, such as those found in cookies, candy and chips, are <i>The Bachelorette</i> of the food world. They’ll give you a quick thrill — but you know …

The Changes One Trainer Made to Lose Weight After Years of Diet and Exercise

Dell Farrell finally found something that WORKED.<p><b>Before:</b> 152 pounds <b><br>After:</b> 119 pounds<p>When I left home for college, I went from a stick-thin schoolgirl to being <b></b>more than 20 pounds overweight. To try to get back to my high school size, I tried cleanses, becoming a vegan, eating more meat than you …

How Linux was born, as told by Linus Torvalds himself

Linux is 24 years old today. In 1996, he told me how it all started.<p>One of the most famous messages in all computing was posted exactly 24 years ago …

How to Turn Any Song into a Ringtone on your Android Phone

We all know that the stock ringtones for most phones range from merely annoying to other-worldly, nightmarish soundscapes of noise and agony (I’m looking at you, “Moto”). Even after almost a decade of smartphones, creating your own custom ringtone hasn’t gotten much more intuitive. Fortunately, …

Prove your security skills by hacking your own Wi-Fi network (or others)

There are any number of legitimate reasons you might want to hack into a wireless network. You might have forgotten the password to your own network …

Information Systems

Here’s how to unlock your phone under the new rules

New rules governing U.S. wireless carriers went into full effect on Wednesday, although many carriers had been following the guidelines for nearly a …

Telecoms

This $6 app turns your Android into a PlayStation Portable

Sony sold an estimated 80 million PlayStation Portable devices before discontinuing the hardware last year. But PSP fans can still get their game on …

Portable

This sweet little stereo system sounds better than it has any right to

As regular Audiophiliac readers know, I love writing about cost-no-object, high-end audio, but I also have a soft spot for dirt cheap, but decent sounding gear.<p>When I recently reviewed the new small bookshelf speaker from Dayton Audio, the B452 , I couldn't help but be knocked out by their sound. …

Audiophile

These 36 questions can make you 'fall in love with anyone'

A simple test claims to be able to make two people fall head-over-heels in love, by helping them seem vulnerable to each other. Why not give it a try?<p>The path to true love just got a whole lot smoother.<p>The key? To ask someone the 36 questions below - and answer them yourself. Doing this, …

No excuses: Apps to get you in shape in no time

New year, new you, right? Well, at least until life gets in the way. Don't let your busy schedule stymie your goals to get moving with these apps.<p>The hot new fitness trend is getting in a workout in a short amount of time, from as little as seven minutes. These apps can help you fit in a workout …

Apps

How to Eat Clean: Best Foods, Weight Loss, and What to Avoid

Weight Loss

Meet the Amateur Street Photographer Taking China by Storm

Street View<br>Tao Liu<p>1 of 15<p>Early in October, in the third-tier Chinese city of Hefei in the province of Anhui, the young street photographer Tao Liu …

China

Google releases Android Studio 1.0, the first stable version of its IDE

After two years of development, Google today released Android Studio 1.0, the first stable version of its Integrated Development Environment (IDE) aimed at Android developers. You can download it right now for Windows, Mac, and Linux from the Android Developer site.<p>Google first announced Android …