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12 Tips from a British Army Sniper

Written by Mike Turner on The Prepper Journal.4.18/5 (141) Editor’s Note: This post is another entry in the Prepper Writing Contest from Mike Turner. …

Writing

Microsoft Spinning The Surface Book Story To Fight Apple

As Microsoft’s Surface Book goes on sale in the US and in Canada, Wired’s David Piece has posted an excellent article on ‘The Inside Story of Surface Book.’ Not only does it illustrate how Microsoft went about designing its first laptop, it also shows the mindset that Microsoft is taking in …

MacBook Pro

The Go Bag

Peterson’s full-time car go-bag ensemble is always within arm’s reach. It includes everything from a pistol to hygiene items in a carefully packed …

Special Forces

Watch American media's shocked reaction to Irish snipers making history

This video shows an American news anchor's stunned reaction to an Irish sniper team winning the US Army International Sniper Competition.<p>A special …

Special Forces

Washington Post Claims 29 Mass Murders By Concealed Carriers... But They LIED. - Bearing Arms - Christopher Ingraham, propaganda, Violence Policy Center, Washington Post

Christopher Ingraham was apparently hired by the Washington <i>Post</i> to be the gun control propagandist for their so-called “Wonkblog,” and seems to find …

How the hated reflective belt became the 'War on Terror's' iconic piece of US military equipment

From Balad, Iraq, to Bagram, Afghanistan, the reflective belt has shone the way for forces of freedom, justice, and the American way. It is not an overstatement to say that it is the most hated item in the entire US military's inventory. Why then is it always present? And how can such a small thing …

Concealed Carry Holder Helps Officers Catch Alleged Burglar — but One Cop’s Unusual Tactic Is What Left the Suspect Most Surprised

Police in Houston arrested an alleged burglar after one officer claimed to have a K-9 and then made barking noises to scare the suspect into surrendering.<p>Roland Azcuy was working at his repair shop when he spotted a man trying to break into a house across the street. Azcuy, who was armed with a …

Crime

SmartPlug – WiFi Enabled Wall Plug from iHome

Manage your home appliances right from your smart phone or tablet with the intelligent SmartPlug from iHome. Using the renowned iHome Control app, …

What jihadist fighters in the Middle East do in their spare time

Thomas Hegghammer, an expert on violent Islamism at the Norwegian Defense Research Establishment, gave a lecture at the University of St. Andrews in April about what jihadis do in their spare time.<p>And Shadi Hamid, a senior fellow at the Brookings Institution and a Middle East expert, tweeted that …

Popcorn Time for your browser makes illegal movie streaming even easier

A Popcorn Time developer has made it easier than ever before to stream pirated movies and TV shows by placing the streaming service directly in your browser. Popcorn Time, which operates like Netflix but via pirated media streams from torrent sites, was previously only available as a desktop and …

Concealed Carry In Your Car

So you have worked out a method of carrying your defensive handgun that conceals well for you and allows you to make a quick-draw response should …

New model Air Force One will fend off heat-seeking missiles and refuel mid-air

The current presidential jets will replaced by a heavily modified Boeing 747-8 with a longer fuselage, greater wing span, new engines and avionics<p>US officials are poised to sign off on a new Air Force One jet design, with the ability to refuel mid-flight and deflect heat-seeking missiles.<p>The …

Aviation

Passfort – Secure Keychain for All Your Passwords

Price: $49Passfort is a small, compact keychain where you can generate, access, and use all of your passwords. It’s difficult to remember all the …

Information Systems

Home Automation System Reviews | Best Home Automation System 2018

As we stuff more and more technology into our homes, it becomes clear that we...<p>August 5, 2014<p>With so many connected devices these days it’s hard to …

FishBit Gives Your Aquarium Smart Controls, Water Sensors

FishBit is tired of your fish being left out of the technological revolution: Just because water is deadly to electronics doesn’t mean they can’t …

Tiny prefab Box homes go up in as little as a day

The Bert and May Group was inspired to design the Big Box home from its firm belief that everyone should have access to an affordable and sustainable …

7 Amazing New Gadget Projects on Kickstarter This Week

Reading Time: 1 minute<p><b>Makerarm – The first robotic arm that makes anything, anywhere</b> <br>Versatile tool for makers with a beautiful and slender</b> …

New era beckons for supersonic air travel

Supersonics are back. Around the world, aerospace companies and organisations, including Nasa, are developing the technology that will allow passengers once again to fly at faster than the speed of sound. The first of this new breed of aircraft could be flying early in the 2020s.<p>It was way back in …

Aviation

The Tribe That Won’t Stop Killing ISIS

Its members have been massacred on several occasions, but ‘The Family of the Tiger’ fights on.<p>ERBIL, Iraqi Kurdistan — Forces of the so-called …

Middle East

Home Automation System Reviews | Best Home Automation System 2015

Gadget Review is home to some of the best top consumer reviews online with top ten consumer product comparisons to the latest gadget news, to top …

Home Automation

The Cyber Activists Who Want to Shut Down ISIS

Somewhere in Europe, a man who goes by the name “Mikro” spends his days and nights targeting Islamic State supporters on Twitter.<p>In August 2014, a Twitter account affiliated with Anonymous, the hacker-crusader collective, declared “full-scale cyber war” against ISIS: “Welcome to Operation Ice …

Glowforge Brings 3D Laser Printing to the Home User

Consumer 3D printing has been languishing in regards to fulfilling the promises of delivering useful products on demand. Mostly because of size and …

Fitness for shooters: The Combat Triad

XD and dumbbell. <i>(Photo: Team HB)</i><p>Concealed carry instructors like myself encounter a number of new gun owners who believe that the simple act of …

Self Defense

‘For the Record’: China’s Cyber Warfare Unit Targeting the American Power Grid

China’s People’s Liberation Army has a specialized unit dedicated to launching cyberattacks, and its main target is the United States.<p>U.S. intelligence agencies warn that China operates on a scale so sophisticated it could bring down the entire American electrical grid. Director of National …

Cyberwarfare

Microsoft's sleek new Surface Pro 4 is 50% lighter than the last one

Microsoft unveiled the follow-up to its hybrid tablet/ultrabook on Tuesday: the Surface Pro 4, a lightweight alternative to a traditional laptop.<p>The …

U.S. military is on its way to getting its Iron Man

<b>(CNN) —</b> After an American commando died kicking in a door during a raid in Afghanistan, the top commander of U.S. Special Operations vowed to prevent similar tragedies.<p>Two years later, the U.S. military is closer than ever to putting Iron Man on the front lines -- or at least something that closely …

Military

Energy-efficient Bert's Box is a prefab luxury home that pops up in just one day

1/15<p>berts box<p>Portable prefab homes are quickly becoming the fashionable solution to dwindling city real estate and rising house prices. The Bert & …

Prefab Homes