Derek Smith

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Gigabit-Speed AC Wireless Routers Could Be One Of Your Smartest Home Tech Investments

If you’re like me, you are scrambling last minute to get your friends and family the latest tech gifts. You might be thinking about a new tablet, an iPad, game console, 2 in 1, or maybe even a smart watch. One gift that could be even more useful than all of those could be a new wireless router …

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How Women Change Men

As daughters, sisters, wives, and coworkers<p>Soon after Jay Z welcomed his first child, Blue Ivy Carter, last year, a poem the rapper had reportedly dedicated to his new baby girl zipped around the Internet. “Before I got in the game, made a change, and got rich / I didn’t think hard about using the …

This Video Perfectly Describes What Women Consider Creepy At A Bar (Video)

By Lauren Martin<p>Share<p>It's a harsh reality, but it's true: if you're good looking and hit on a girl, you're cool, but if you're weird looking (or …

Stunwall: A super simple web app to make your photos look gorgeous

Just came across Stunwall via Hacker News)which appears to be just a very simple way to upload a photo and add a filter to it. What makes this different to others I’ve seen is the elegance of the filters. They’re not too extreme by default and have a beautifully subtle, natural, feel to them.<p>You …

Google Nexus 5 vs. HTC One vs. Moto X vs. Samsung Galaxy S 4: The best Android phone available

Advertisement<p>11 Comments<p>Google(s goog) just delivered a Halloween treat in the form of Android 4.4 KitKat and the new Nexus 5. Perhaps one of the …

Watch Oakland Coliseum convert from baseball to football

After an A's walk-off win on Saturday night, the grounds crew had about 20 hours to get the stadium ready for football. Here's what it looked like.<p>(h/t to Deadspin)

All about Graphene| Explore

The 2010 Nobel Prize for Physics went to the University of Manchester’s Andre Geim and Konstantin Novoselov for their experiments with graphene, the …

Rays, Rangers force AL wild-card tiebreaker

The Tampa Bay Rays and Texas Rangers are pushing this regular season to game No. 163.<p>On a Sunday punctuated by Miami's Henderson Alvarez pitching a …

MLB announces potential AL WC tiebreaker schedule

Major League Baseball announced Saturday the potential tiebreaker schedule should the American League Wild Card race end in a draw.<p>The Indians enter …

Rays lose to Blue Jays, drop into tie for second AL wild-card spot

TORONTO -- The Tampa Bay Rays have left themselves with a pretty big Game 162.<p>Tampa Bay dropped into a tie with Texas for the second AL wild-card …

A-Rod says ban 'big burden,' ready for appeal

HOUSTON -- Alex Rodriguez said dealing with his 211-game suspension stemming from baseball's Biogenesis drug investigation has been a "big burden" …

20 Movies You Can't Even Believe Are 20 Years Old

Do you still quote <i>Dazed and Confused</i>? Or roll your eyes whenever someone mentions <i>Sleepless in Seattle</i>? We hate to break it to you, but both films …