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TCL FS4610R (Roku TV) review: A better smart TV for the best price - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The TCL FS4610R series Roku TV delivers the simplest, slickest, most comprehensive smart-TV experience on the market. Its superb user interface puts apps and streaming video on the same plane as regular TV. It's also less expensive than just about any other smart TV.<p><b>The Bad</b> Mediocre …

Televisions

This Is The $20 Billion Future Of Manhattan's West Side

And adding to the city's already dynamic skyline is Hudson Yards, a massive new development on Manhattan's far west side. The $20 billion project is a joint effort between real estate firm Related Companies and real estate investment, development, and management company Oxford Properties Group.<p>The …

Jen Selter Has an Incredible Butt, But Should You Listen To Her Fitness Advice? | Men's Health

At 5-foot-6 and 112 pounds, she is a slight woman with a startlingly sizeable caboose, one who has built a fervent following of women who want to be her and men who want to be with her.<p>She has her detractors, too, of course. They are equally fervent, accusing her of having had ass implants, …

Honda Debuts Latest ASIMO Humanoid Robot, Some Features Applicable to Cars

Everyone’s favorite soccer-playing, plastic-spaceman-wearing-a-backpack–style humanoid robot, ASIMO, is back and better than ever! Honda’s bizarre robot love child receives a rash of improvements this year, some of which are definitely concerning for any tinfoil hat–wearing readers concerned about …

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Google's Chrome Web Browser Is Killing Your Laptop Battery

There is a problem with Google Chrome on Microsoft Windows that is potentially very bad news for laptop users. It can drastically affect battery life, and even slow down your computer.<p>So, why is Chrome eating through your battery quicker than other internet browsers? The problem is down to …

New Technology Could Take The Drill Out Of The Dentist’s Office

Researchers at King's College London have developed a technique called Electrically Accelerated and Enhanced Remineralzation, in which a device they've dubbed a "healing hand piece" is placed over the site of a cavity. The tool emits a small electrical current that promotes the remineralization of …

5 Applications For Graphene, The 'Wonder Material,' That Could Change The Way We Live

Graphene, the pure carbon material that's just one atom thick and nearly transparent when laid out in sheets, manages to be roughly 200 times stronger than steel, even though it's 60,000 times thinner than Saran Wrap.<p>Graphene is also an excellent conductor of energy, can be synthesized from unique …

When your Mac runs slow, give it a tuneup

Macs are solid machines, but just like their owners they have a tendency to get lethargic as they age. Launching and switching programs takes longer, simple tasks become arduous, and the dreaded beach ball of doom appears more often than it did when your machine was new. The operating system just …

15-Minute Morning Workout Routine | The Art of Manliness

Adrian Peter Schmidt was born in the Alsace-Lorraine region of what is now France in 1872. His genetics and circumstances did not point to a future …

A Water Wheel That Sucks Up 50,000 Pounds Of River Trash Every Day

If Baltimore’s Inner Harbor looks cleaner than usual this summer, it may have something to do with a new “water wheel” positioned upriver. Turning with the water flow from Jones Falls, the trash-sucking machine funnels debris using two long booms and lifts it onto a wide conveyor belt. The refuse …

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