Jason Miller

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The 15 most useful Google apps you never knew existed

Google can be your best friend when it comes to searching for answers or information online. Millions of people use it every day, but only few can …

Apps

BioLite’s new CampStove 2 improves on the original in just about every way

When BioLite first introduced the CampStove in 2012, it was seen as an innovative product designed mainly for use by casual campers. The stove …

Camping

Seven Tips for Traveling with Meat

Though it may not look like it, what you see in this photo is about 200 pounds of elk meat, fresh off a United flight from Portland to Denver. …

Camp Cooking Tip: How to Hang Your Pot

Hanging a heavy pot of stew, coffee cowboy, or (please say you’ve never done this, and never will) chai tea over an open fire is a camp staple. The …

Kershaw KO'd as Cardinals stun Dodgers

LOS ANGELES – Breaking down Game 1 of the National League Division Series at Dodger Stadium.<p><b>The final</b>: Cardinals 10, Dodgers 9; Cardinals lead the series 1-0.<p>So much for the greatest postseason pitching matchup in a half-century at Dodger Stadium, and welcome to one of the most dramatic turnarounds …

Cards rally with 8-run 7th inning, then hold off Dodgers

LOS ANGELES -- Matt Carpenter dug in against Clayton Kershaw, fouling off pitches and fighting an 0-2 count. He finally broke through, smacking a …

Hackers Have Figured Out A Major Security Flaw In USB Sticks

Wired reports that the "BadUSB" vulnerability, first developed by security researchers, has been released online. This means that hackers can now start using it to infect computers.<p>The "good" news is that vulnerability only comes from one USB manufacturer, Phison of Taiwan. The bad news is that …

50 Life Hacks to Simplify your World

You've Never Used Fresh Herbs In These Ways...And You Won't Want To Stop

Think outside the pesto with these new ideas.<p>When summer comes, herbs start growing like weeds. Think outside the pesto with these new ideas.

How-To: Use Wood Chips on the Grill

Adding wood chips to your charcoal or gas grill lends a smokier flavor to meat, fish, and vegetables. The chips are available in a variety of woods, including mesquite, hickory, apple, and cherry—and each lends a distinctive taste and intensity, says Weber grill master Kevin Kolman.<p>Choose the …

Cooking

DIY Portable Bucket Air Conditioner | Hunker

credit: Debbie Williams<p>Step 1<p>Supplies for this project are cheap and readily available. Five gallon buckets can often be recycled from painters or …

Why Philips Flattened The Light Bulb

Introducing the SlimStyle, a pancake-shaped light bulb that represents the LED industry’s latest attempt to court skeptical consumers.<p>Yesterday, a federal ban on production of 40- and 60-watt incandescent bulbs went into effect, forcing consumers to switch to more efficient (if less aesthetically …

The unhealthy side of wearable fitness devices

Possibly the worst chat-up line I've ever had the misfortunate of overhearing was when a man in a Brooklyn bar sidled up to a girl and complimented her on her Jawbone. "I've started to wear a Basis as well as a Jawbone," he sniffed, extending his wrist for inspection. "The Jawbone is stylish, sure, …

Sensoria brings fitness tracking to socks

Sensoria is bringing fitness tracking to garments other than bracelets and pedometers with its new line of smart socks.<p>The new Sensoria Fitness Socks help track your fitness thanks to the special sensors stitched into each sock. They’re able to track you number of steps, speed, calories burned, …

Wearable Tech

This activity tracker lives in your shoe's insole

We're still several days out from CES, and we've already seen previews of a couple of fitness tracking devices. It's far, far too early to start talking overall trends for the show, but it seems pretty safe to suggest that we'll be seeing even more before the week is out. At the very least, …

Intel plans a CES coup: Android and Windows in the same computer

Dual OS could dilute Windows dominance, if Microsoft doesn't kill it first<p>The PC industry isn't doing so well. Sales have dramatically slumped, despite the industry’s efforts to tempt consumers with Windows 8 tablets and transforming touchscreen laptops. But next week, the Consumer Electronics Show …