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This app hacked the iPhone’s dual camera system, and you’ve never seen anything like it

Apple wasn’t the first smartphone maker to switch to a dual-lens camera setup on the back of its handsets. Of course once Apple did it, plenty of …

How To: Set Up Google Voice to Get Visual Voicemail on Your Unlocked Android Phone

Buying an unlocked phone is usually the correct move. By doing so, you bypass a lot of bloat that carriers put on your phone, and you can also use …

For the price of an Echo Dot, this tiny device adds Alexa to your car

Amazon’s Echo Dot is a great affordable way to get access to Alexa anywhere in your house, but what happens when you leave? Using the Amazon app on …

This portable battery pack has wireless charging so you never need to carry a cable again

Have you ever wondered why there are no wireless chargers that are actually, you know, wireless? Well guess what: there actually is a wireless …

Tom DeLonge's TTS Academy shares controversial UFO video - Alternative Press

We all know Tom DeLonge of Blink-182 and Angels & Airwaves has a particular interest in extraterrestrial life and UFOs. His research and interest in …

The best heating pad

<i>By Kevin Purdy</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with Wirecutter. When readers choose to buy Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>After sorting through hundreds of reviews for dozens of look-alike …

Backpacking

Upcoming Magnetic Storm Might Keep You Up At Night

<b>UPDATED - 3/11/18, 1:17 pm</b><p><i>A previous version of this story indicated that the upcoming solar event is a large magnetic storm, when in fact, it is a</i> …

The real-life story behind Netflix horror film Veronica is pretty darn terrifying

Netflix’s latest horror movie Veronica is being touted as one of the scariest films of the year – and it gets even scarier when you realise it’s …

6 DIY Ways to Insulate Windows

When extreme cold or hot temperatures bear down, your home's interior may suffer if the structure's thermal envelope isn't properly doing its job. …

11 of the best Google Chrome extensions to make your life easier

Chrome's web store is full of little digital gadgets to help make your web browsing simpler, more productive, and more enjoyable. Here are our top …

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Not all is lost when your coach cushions begin to sag. Whether your couch is a beloved hand-me-down or an exceptional thrift-store find, sagging cushions can be fixed in a number of ways. The manner in which you fix them depends on your immediate needs. If you just need the couch to last until you …

UPS Drivers Never Turn Left, and Neither Should You

Vehicle routing problems were developed in 1959 as a way to organize moving objects. Basically these types of problems take into account of variety …

A Dovetailing Trick for Beginners

I don’t think I’ve cut a single dovetail for eight months – my work has been mostly chairs and casework that relied on other joints. So I’m a bit out …

Woodworking

A shadowy and controversial secret club meets in the California woods every year — and at least 5 US presidents were members

<b>• Bohemian Grove is the Sonoma County, California campground where the Bohemian Club meets annually.</b><p><b>• The Bohemian Club, a San Francisco-based private club that has counted a number of US presidents among its members, is a controversial group.</b><p><b>• The club's reported rituals and secretive status have</b> …

Sonoma County

Google simplifies street addresses with new 'plus codes', giving addresses to everyone- Technology News, Firstpost

Google has released a new feature on Google Maps in a few countries. The system is called a 'plus code' which is a combination of two elements that …

Google Maps

T-Mobile customers need to cancel MLB.TV this week to get the free year on Tuesday!

<b>Update</b> <b>(03/20):</b> This T-Mobile Tuesdays deal goes live next week, March 27. But remember, you must be a “new” subscriber to MLB.TV to get the free year. If you already have an MLB.TV subscription, you must cancel it before March 23 (this coming Friday) in order to sign up as a new subscriber on the …

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How to: Build a Custom Tool Wall

Move over pegboard. When you've assembled a proper collection of hand tools, the best way to keep them safe, organized, and available within reach is …

Tutorials

How To: Hack Anyone's Wi-Fi Password Using a Birthday Card, Part 1 (Creating the Payload)

With an ordinary birthday card, we can introduce a physical device which contains malicious files into someone's home and deceive them into inserting …

Nike unveils Epic React Flyknit running shoes with ‘incredibly soft’ soles, order now

Today’s the day that Nike releases its new Epic React Flyknit running shoe. Dubbed one of the softest pair of kicks to ever come out of Beaverton, Oregon, these new shoes will be available starting at 10am in five different colorways.<p>Nike has gone all out on this new pair of Flyknits, developing a …

Contain yourself – literally. You can't avoid Docker, K8s for long

<b>Comment</b> Death reports of containerization biz somewhat exaggeratedDo you remember those guys that invented virtualization, founded a company, got …

Virtualization

How to upgrade an iPod for 2018 with flash memory and a new battery

Bring back the iPod with some style<p>Apple’s iPod is probably the pinnacle of personal audio devices. Sure, Android and iOS phones can play music with their fancy streaming services and gigabytes of storage, but nothing beats the elegant style, refined design, and tactile click wheel of a classic …

How to stop websites from using your computer to mine Bitcoin (and more)

Mining cryptocurrencies is a great way to earn small amounts of residual income (that could possibly be worth much more in the future). This is becoming an alternative revenue source some websites (and people with more nefarious intentions) are banking on.<p>Salon.com, for example, is giving readers …

Why some think Facebook may be listening in on your conversations

NEW YORK – Scrolling through one's Facebook newsfeed has become a daily part of life for so many. In between posts from friends, family and "liked" …

Score this 2-pack of Alexa-enabled Wi-Fi smart switches for $20 Prime shipped (33% off)

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>TanTan Direct (100% positive feedback all-time) via Amazon offers a 2-pack of its Alexa and Google Assistant-enabled Wi-Fi Smart …

These LED floodlight bulbs feature a built-in motion sensor for just $11 Prime shipped

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>Amazon offers the Sengled Smartsense LED Security Floodlight with Built-In Motion Detector for <b>$11.19 Prime shipped</b> when code</b> …

Git Browser: Easiest Way to Install Unrestricted Kodi Addons (Standalone)

Just a week ago, we released a hugely anticipated update to our Indigo tool, which included the new and improved way to install Kodi addons, directly …

Facebook lets you tip game live streamers $3+

Facebook Live is launching monetization for video gameplay streamers, allowing users to tip creators a minimum of $3 via the desktop site. Right now, the contributor of the tips doesn’t get any special call-out or privileges, though Facebook tells me it’s considering different options for creators …

Social Media

Burger Time-lapse Battle

LinkTemponaut Timelapse conducted an experiment to see whether a fast food hamburger or one made from fresh, organic ingredients would decompose …

Time-lapse Photography

The Blockchain Could Power Big Changes in Gaming

By<p>Jan. 17, 2018 9:28 a.m. ET<p>Heads-up, videogame fans and industry followers: Here’s some interesting news that, to what will either be your …

Stock Markets

Google Home or Chromecast might be crashing your Wi-Fi

If your Wi-Fi at home has been acting up lately, your Google Home ($129 at Dell Home) speaker or Chromecast ($35 at Walmart) might be the culprit. On Jan. 13, Android Police reported several instances where a Google Home Max ($399 at Dell Home) speaker was knocking TP-Link Archer C7 routers offline.<p>…

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