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Don't click on that: Google updates email warnings

Google will send you new warnings you when you're getting sketchy email, the company said in a blog post Wednesday.<p>It's meant to help you decide whether you really want to open an email and click on any attachments or links inside. Those are tasks many of us do countless times each day, but they …

How to get PokeCoins for free in Pokemon Go

If grinding for the items you need in Pokemon Go is getting old, you can buy them in the Shop. Poke balls, incense, lucky eggs, incubators, lures, storage and bag upgrades need to be purchased with PokeCoin, though. You have the choice of spending real money to purchase PokeCoins, but if you're low …

Explore the Himalayas with Google’s very own yeti

The Google Creative Lab team has launched yet another app: this time, it’s a cartoon yeti named Verne that gives you a virtual tour of the Himalayas. With the help of the Unity game engine, Verne: The Himalayas lets you trudge through the world’s highest mountain range.<p>Google’s Creative Lab has a …

Apps

DIY: How To Clear Your Sinuses in Seconds Using Nothing but Your Fingers

Having a stuff and congested nose can be quite discomforting and often leaves a person restless and in some cases disorientated. Allergies, the flu …

Comic-Con 2016: Pokemon Go Dev Confirms Trading, More Pokemon Are Coming

At least 150 or more to see.<p>More Pokemon, trading, Pokemon Centers, and PokeStop customization are all being explored for Pokemon Go, Niantic's John …

Pokemon Vision: This map shows you where Pokemon are near you (and how long they’ll be there for)

If you want to know exactly which Pokemon are near you then check out this map.<p>Pokevision is a Google Maps type website where you type in your …

Burnaby woman became a YouTube star with her manga, anime tutorials

A Burnaby woman who makes video tutorials of how to draw characters in the style of anime and manga — art forms that originated in Japan — has become …

Pokemon Go: Google Maps hack makes it easier than ever to find Pokemon

The Pokemon Go craze is in full swing, with more than 30 million players hunting Pokemon around the world. However, it might be tough to find new …

Gyudon (Japanese Simmered Beef and Rice Bowls) Recipe

Serious Eats<p>VIDEOS<p>Watch More Videos<p>If ramen is like the hamburger of Japan, <i>gyudon</i>—steamed rice topped with beef and onions simmered in sake and soy sauce—is its hot dog: a quick, easy meal that's equally at home at the food court or on your kitchen table.<p>Why It Works<p>A balance of sweet and savory …

Pokemon GO Players Can Win $5,000 for Finding Rare Pokemon

<i>Ripley’s Believe it or Not</i> announces a contest in which <i>Pokemon GO</i> players can compete to win $100 daily prizes and a $5000 grand prize for their …

We'll be right back...

We're excited to finally reveal our new web site and forums which were developed<br>with the support of our Patreon backers. If you'd like to support the …

Google just made Android two-step verification a lot easier

While everyone knows they should be using two-step verification to secure their devices, the process is tedious enough that most don’t bother. …

JOHN OLIVER: Beware of shady advisors when saving for retirement

I've spent much of my career with a front row seat at this table having started in the insurance business, then moving on to the largest stock brokerage firm, managing a small private partnership and finally starting a low fee advisory and asset management firm. You could say that my career has …

Retirement

AMD debuts full 7th-gen APU line at Computex, claims CPU boost of up to 56 percent

AMD used Computex 2016 as an opportunity to reassert its commitment to the PC through the debut of its 7th-generation AMD A-Series accelerated …

AMD's new RX 480 graphics card will let you VR for just $199

AMD's finally ready to take on Nvidia's new GeForce GTX 1080, with the company not pulling any punches with its latest graphic card. The Radeon RX 480, which made its debut here at Computex in Taipei, isn't as powerful as the GTX 1080, but it has one thing Nvidia is hard-pressed to match: price. …

This Two Lane Wide Chinese Bus is Either Brilliant or Insane

After several years in limbo, one of the most odd and ambitious attempts to address China’s urban pollution and congestion problems is showing signs …

Google Duo makes mobile video calls fast and simple

Mobile first, mobile only<p>Google is releasing a new video calling app later this summer. It's called Duo, and it's probably the fastest and simplest video calling app I've ever seen. Like its companion chat app, Allo, Duo is mobile-only. It uses your phone number as an identifier, and it will work …

Google Duo

Which is the best password manager on Android?

When it comes to passwords, we all have a lot of them. I even have one to allow me to log in to AndroidGuys and talk to you about passwords. The most …

This free app could get you 911 help faster than dialing the police

In fact, the current system of call routing could cost you precious seconds during an emergency.<p>That's where an app called Patronus, formerly known as BlueLight, comes into play.<p>Consider the situation in Oakland, California, where residents face a tricky decision every time they dial the …

College & University

3 Ways to Maximize Your Medicare

<i>"Part of the middle class promise is that, after a lifetime of hard work, you'll be able to retire and enjoy the fruits of that labor. Medicare was established to secure that promise."</i> -- Al Franken<p>There's significant uncertainty about Medicare's future in our current political environment, but for …

How to cancel AT&T service

Whatever your reason, it's your right to switch carriers as you please. That doesn't mean you can just leave whenever you want and expect no …

Personal Finance

Why Do Airplane Wings Curl Up at the End?

Have you ever noticed that airplane wings curl up at the very end? Why is that? Called winglets, the curled tips shrink the vortices at the end of …

How to use Snapchat on Android

Everyone is talking about Snapchat, right? It’s one of the hippest messaging services around, but it’s as confusing as it is exciting. I know I had a hard time understanding it the first time I used it. We sure don’t want you to go through a similar experience! In this post we aim to teach you how …

Social Media

Building Iron Man's gauntlet and Captain America's shield

Even if you aren't a card-carrying member of the Avengers and don't have access to Tony Stark's bank account, you can still make an arsenal worthy of a superhero.<p>In a new webseries for Mouser Electronics, former MythBusters cast member Grant Imahara teams up with Youtuber and engineer Allen Pan to …

NVIDIA ups the power and drops the price with its impressive new graphics cards

While you were out enjoying your Friday night, NVIDIA kicked off the weekend with a surprise unveil at the DreamHack gaming event in Austin to debut its latest gaming GPUs.<p>CEO Jen-Hsun Huang took to the stage at the city’s Emo’s music venue to showcase the GeForce GTX 1080, the company’s first …

Should You Fund a Roth IRA?

Since the Roth IRA was introduced in 1998, there has been an ongoing debate about whether one should fund a Roth or traditional IRA.<p>Unlike a traditional IRA, which provides a tax deduction for the year in which the contribution was made, a Roth IRA offers no immediate tax deduction. All Roth IRA …

Crockpot Pepper Steak (Video)

<i>Delicious and simple pepper steak made in the slow cooker. The steak and peppers become super tender after slow cooking all day!</i> <br>Aaaaaand I’m …

Cooking

How to Enable 2-Step Verification in Gmail

In light of the recent security issues surrounding Meltdown and Spectre, we refreshed this content in January 2018.<p>Security breaches happen. This one …

Authentication

How To Buy A House: A Step-By-Step Guide

This step-by-step guide will walk you through each step of the home buying process. Use it as reference and remember to ask your REALTOR® anytime you …