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The All-New Pushup Circuit That Builds Strong, Massive Shoulders

A great set can make your waist look slimmer, your arms look bigger, and your back look broader. Here's the circuit that will help you build bolder shoulders<p>When it comes to shoulders, the bolder, the better. One of the best ways to build a massive set: Pushups. But we're not talking about pounding …

Workouts

Report: Valve's experimental Dota 2 virtual reality experiences lets users spectate in first-person

Valve's experimental <i>Dota 2</i> virtual reality experiences lets users view a game on a tabletop or spectate the action in first-person, according to an attendee at the Boston VR Bender, where a new development prototype of Valve's virtual reality helmet made an appearance.<p>"Talking with the Valve guys …

13 Google Search Tricks That Make Life A Whole Lot Easier

You <i>think</i> you know how to Google? You don't know how to Google.<p>Even the most seasoned Googler might not know every tip and trick available with just a few extra keystrokes in the search bar. Consider this your instructions manual for the world's most popular search engine.<p>Define A Word<p><b>The Scenario:</b> …

10 Programming Languages You Should Learn Right Now

The tech sector is booming. If you've used a smartphone or logged on to a computer at least once in the last few years, you've probably noticed …

Glowing Lunecase feeds on iPhone's electromagnetic radiation

It's well-known that phones emit a bit of electromagnetic radiation. The topic's been the subject of much speculation, study, and even a bit of concern. Electromagnetic radiation's about to get a reputation as an intriguing alternative energy source.<p>The Lunecase looks at first like a pretty regular …

Electromagnetism

This Gadget Makes Gallons of Drinking Water Out of Air

Water is in the air nearly everywhere on earth, even in the most parched desert. But that doesn’t help much when you’re thirsty because most of that …

LG Just Made The Best-Looking Air Conditioner Ever

If you don’t have central air, your cooling options are limited to boxy units that are a complete eyesore. Not only is the new LG Artcool Stylist …

New hardware bringing sight-based interaction in mid-2014

Eye tracking hardware from developer Tobii and peripheral manufacturer SteelSeries is slated for a mid-2014 release, according to a video released this week from both companies.<p>Check out the video above to see Tobii's pitch for the eye tracking technology, whose possible uses include modifying a …

The NSA Is Reportedly Working To Develop A Quantum Computer

Google’s executive chairman Eric Schmidt said last year that “the solution to government surveillance is to encrypt everything” — and boldly predicted that government censorship can be ended within a decade.<p>However, the US government is said to be putting in much effort as it seeks to build a …

You Can Learn HTML5 And JavaScript With Ease [Deals]

We’re getting to the season where we start to think about taking on new challenges, and this <b>Cult of Mac Deals</b> offer will help those who want to tackle learning two of the most popular programmnig languages out there.<p>In this course – suitable for beginners, enhtusiasts, or even professionals – …

Bill Gates Funds A Smartphone Battery That Runs On Human Urine

The Bill and Melinda Gates Foundation is on a mission to improve human sanitation, particularly in areas of the world that don't have a reliable water supply. Much of that effort is about reinventing the toilet but the foundation has also challenged scientists to find ways to turn human waste into …

Codecademy Releases Its First Educational App, A.K.A. My New Subway Time Killer

Although I write a lot about apps and Internet stuff, I never really learned to code.<p>I threw the “really” in there to soften the blow, but the fact is, I straight up don’t know how to do it. I started learning at one point in middle school, but my high school didn’t push CS, and by college I spent …

Make a Computer Monitor That Only You Can See

Here’s the ultimate example of someone who values his privacy for watching...um...videos on his PC. YouTube user brusspup shows how to make a DIY …

Knock App

Knock is a new app that lets you unlock your Mac by knocking on your iPhone! No more need to keep typing your password every time you get back to …

Apps

The Secret Behind Shadow Of Mordor's Rhythmic Combat

Few game studios have a dedicated composer working within their walls. Senior composer Nathan Grigg has worked alongside director of audio Brian …

Skyrim's Falskaar mod maker lands games industry job

Alexander J. Velicky, the 19-year-old who invested 2000 hours into creating epic Skyrim mod Falskaar as a way of applying for a job at Bethesda, has landed a job in the games industry.<p>Velicky is now working at Bungie, presumably on the Destiny series.<p>In a thank you post written on the Bethesda …

Check out this incredible Grand Theft Auto IV virtual-reality demo

The holodeck is here … at least in a crude, prototype form.<p>Several companies are working to make virtual reality operate as we always imagined it would, and one of those developers just posted a demonstration of their technology bringing developer Rockstar Games’ Grand Theft Auto IV to live.<p>That …

9 Ways To Improve iOS 7's Battery Life

iOS 7 has been out for a few weeks now, and people are torn.<p>While some of the new features are fabulous, and others are making us crazy, there's one thing we can all agree on: iOS 7 is not helping our battery life. As Ars Technica discovered, iOS 7 kills battery life faster than iOS 6.1 on every …

Quantum Computers Move Another Step Closer To Reality

Imagine that two people could get linked in such a way that they could influence each other no matter where in the universe they existed. Now scientists find they can entangle mechanical vibrations in this same way, findings that could help enable quantum computers far more powerful than normal …

British highway to become internet-connected 'network of sensors' over 50-mile stretch

In a team-up between the UK's Department of Transport, BT and Cambridge start-up Neul, the A14 (which connects Felixstowe to Birmingham) will be transformed into the country's first internet-connected road, with the aim of preparing the country for future tech from wireless toll chargers to …

In The Long Dark, the apocalypse isn't the end of the world

If you're going to survive <i>The Long Dark,</i> you'll need to be knowledgeable about your surroundings and critical of your decisions, creative director Raphael van Lierop told Polygon during a recent interview.<p><i>The Long Dark</i> is a first-person post-apocalyptic disaster sim currently raising funds via …

Sony's 3-in-1 Walkman WH Series Headphones Rock Built-In Speakers

Headphones. Speakers. Digital music player. Sony’s new 3-in-1 Walkman WH Series headphones do it all.<p>These padded, over-ear cans aren’t particularly memorable to look at, but it’s the all-in-one feature set that makes them so intriguing.<p>Sony is selling them in two models, the 16GB NWZ-WH505 and 4GB …

Korea Will Soon Be Home To The World's First 'Invisible' Skyscraper

The world will soon have its first "invisible" skyscraper.<p>There's no construction date yet for the planned 1,476-foot tower, called Tower Infinity. But its architects have just been granted a construction permit to begin building outside of Seoul, South Korea near Incheon International Airport.<p>The …

The Future is Now: 9 Unbelievable (Real) Technologies That Exist Today (PHOTOS)

According to Moore’s Law, it is generally held that the processing power in our computing technology is destined to double every two years. With respect to the trend first recognized in 1965, it only takes a glance at the headlines covering the high-concept gadgets and gizmos of today to notice …

Lords of the Fallen offers a less punishing form of demon slaying

The tactical melee combat of <i>Lords of the Fallen</i>, CI Games and Deck13 Interactive's medieval fantasy action role-playing game, may draw some justifiable comparisons to From Software's Souls series for its weighty, deliberate combat encounters. Players must take care in both offense and defense when …

Halo Dev: Metal Gear Solid V Character Design Is 'Disgusting'

A Halo designer spoke out against female character design in MGS V.<p>In a string of recent tweets, a designer at Halo developer 343 Studios called the …

Research Experiment Produces First Human Brain-To-Brain Interface

In more brain news, researchers from the University of Washington (UW) say they’ve created the first successful, non invasive brain-to-brain-interface.<p>Don’t run screaming from your computer just yet. This is a research project in a controlled lab. The researcher, Rajesh Rao, says he was able to …

Study: playing Starcraft can increase your cognitive abilities

Real-time strategy games like <i>StarCraft</i> might not only increase a person's perceptual abilities, but also enhance their cognitive abilities.<p>In a study …

Elon Musk just started building a real 'Iron Man' laboratory

The SpaceX founder plans to unveil gesture-based system next week<p>SpaceX and Tesla Motors founder Elon Musk has often been compared to a real life version of Tony Stark, aka Iron Man. Director Jon Favreau has openly said that Musk inspired his depiction of Stark in the first <i>Iron Man</i> film, and both …