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How to use MacOS Wireless Diagnostics to get the best possible Wi-Fi settings in your area

How can you ensure that you're getting the best Wi-Fi connection on your home router to avoid disconnects or slow transfer speeds? With the Wireless …

Customize Your Nikon DSLR with 7 Tips & Tricks from Nature Photographer Steve Perry (VIDEO)

Steve Perry is a nature photographer who says, “As much as I enjoy capturing exciting images, I also love telling the story behind them.” In the …

Nature Photography

Here’s how the headphones that come with Samsung’s Galaxy S8 compare to Apple’s EarPods

Unless it comes with a pair that's truly spectacular, you should judge your phone on its merits as a phone.<p>With that said, one of the many things Samsung has touted about its new Galaxy S8 phones is the pair of earbuds that come packaged along with them. The company says they're a $99 value on …

The 7 Best Apps For Planning a Room Layout & Design

What a time to be planning room layouts! Lucky for us, we now have access to a treasure trove of user-friendly apps to help us create floor plans and …

113 enterprise AI companies you should know

Enterprise companies comprise a $3.4 trillion market worldwide of which an increasingly larger share is being allocated to artificial intelligence technologies.<p>By our definition, “enterprise” technology companies create tools for workplace roles and functions that a large number of businesses use. …

You can now buy the brains behind Amazon’s Alexa

The deep neural networks that power Amazon’s popular voice assistant are up for sale.<p>Developers will now be able to build their own virtual personal assistants for platforms like Facebook Messenger and Slack with a tool called Amazon Lex, the company announced at its Amazon Web Services Summit …

Machine Learning

5 Safe Dividend Stocks to Buy for Retirement

With President Donald Trump into his first month in office, it’s time for investors to focus on how to navigate what likely will be a bumpy investing …

Ready for the Super Bowl? Score big with these 20 recipes

Super wings, grilled shrimp cocktail, double-chocolate brownies, stuffed peppers, beer nuts and more. The Super Bowl is this Sunday — do you have a game plan ready to feed your hungry fans? Beyond the big screen TV and a cooler stocked with ice cold drinks, this is one party that's all about the …

20 Gmail Hacks Only Savvy Users Know

These tricks and tips will make you a Gmail power user.<p>There’s an endless amount of tricks, tips and extensions that can boost your Gmail game. From undoing a sent email to pre-writing messages to sending money -- Gmail has taken email to the next level.<p>To keep up with all of these tips and tools …

Productivity

Complete Lightroom and Photoshop Portrait Retouching Tutorial

Most online photography tutorials focus on one thing—how to sharpen better or how to retouch shiny skin, for example. This video goes way beyond …

How to set up DIY video monitoring for home or office - subscription free - ExtremeTech

How to set up DIY video monitoring for home or office — subscription free<p>By on December 7, 2016 at 2:24 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions …

Make Crispier Roasted Potatoes by Roughing Them Up First

Boiling your potatoes with salt or vinegar before you roast them can help make your roasted potatoes come out crispier, but there’s an even better …

Recipes

20 Things You've Been Doing Wrong in the Kitchen Your Entire Life

Are you scrambling eggs, making chocolate chip cookies, and measuring pasta the right way? It might not seem obvious, but there are plenty of basic things you could be doing the "wrong" way in the kitchen. There's somewhat of an art to cutting a lime, cooking chicken, mincing garlic, and roasting …

Cooking

5 Foods That Protect Your Heart

Eat these to lower your blood pressure, reduce your cholesterol, and prevent a heart attack<p>Heart disease kills more than 325,000 men a year, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. In fact, more men die from heart disease alone than all cancers combined, making it the #1 Killer …

Advanced Weight Training Fitness Workout

Are you ready for an advanced, high-intensity circuit training workout? If you've been working out regularly with weights for six months or more with …

How to Make George W. Bush's Cheeseburger Pizza

Yes, that's right. The president perhaps most famous food-wise for his not so expansive palate dug cheeseburger pizza.<p><b>President 43: George W.</b> …

Pastrami-Style Grilled Turkey Breast

8 Servings<p>Yes, you can buy just a turkey breast for this recipe. And when you cook it without the rest of the bird, you eliminate all those whole-bird problems. This goes great with our Cornmeal Bao with Turkey and Black Pepper Sauce.<p>November 2016Print<p>Ingredients<p>3 tablespoons coriander seeds<p>2 …

9 Calorie-Burning Cardio Exercises For Anyone Who Hates Running

Because why run when you can not?<p><b>1.</b> Choose 4-5 exercises from the list.<p><b>2.</b> Do the first exercise for 45 seconds, then rest for 15 seconds, then move to the next one.<p><b>3.</b> Once you've gotten through 4-5 exercises, that's one round. Complete the circuit for 3-5 rounds total, resting a minute between …

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Nat Geo Launched a Free Website for Printing Detailed Topographical Maps

The folks at <i>National Geographic</i> just did a solid favor for all the adventurous outdoor photographers out there. They put every US Geological Survey …

15 things about Kansas City that are pushing it to the next level

1. The better barbecue<p>Don’t let anyone tell you otherwise: Kansas City, Missouri, is king when it comes to the nation’s best barbecue. We do barbecue …

Kansas City

Discover Paint.NET – the best free software for retouching portrait photos

Introduction<p>Retouching portrait photos is often referred to as 'Photoshopping', but you don't need to splash out on Adobe's premium software to make …

Tutorials

How to get started with DIY home surveillance systems – ExtremeTech

August 4, 2016 Uncategorized<p>There are a lot of reasons you may want to set up a video monitoring system for your home or business. Perhaps you want …

2016 Chevrolet Colorado Z71 Diesel Arrival: Lucking Out With a Colorado Duramax

Meet Our New Colorado, (Almost) the Same as the Old Colorado<p>To say that I was merely excited to take delivery of our new long-term 2016 Chevrolet Colorado Z71 Duramax would probably be a bit of an understatement. I very nearly fell in love with this oil-burning midsize pickup during our 2016 Truck …

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How to Properly Clear *Everything* Off Your iPhone

If you’re considering selling your iPhone, you probably know to delete all your info off of it. But you’re probably doing it wrong. There are tons of secret places on your phone where data hides, and if you resell it without checking everything, you’re opening yourself up to some serious security …

Weight Loss For Men Over 40 - Secret Diets and Workouts For 40 Plus Men to Burn Fat and Get Toned

Weight loss for men over 40 would be quite different from younger men. The process of metabolism in an older man is usually low. Due to the lack of …

The 10 best stock analysts you should have listened to so far this year

And for the very active investor seeking to lock in returns, TipRanks identified the analysts that have been worth listening to so far in 2016.<p>They took every analyst rating that was issued between January and May 2016, and deduced how much return an investor would have earned if they followed the …

Lose Weight and Feel Great With the Anti-Inflammatory Diet

The anti-inflammatory diet can make you feel great! "How," you ask. By cutting out or significantly reducing your consumption of pro-inflammatory …

This waterproof action camera is just as good as a GoPro, but it’s only $48

The GoPro HERO4 is a fantastic action camera… if you’re willing to cough up $360. Not everyone has that kind of cash to toss around, but action …

The Best GPS Watch Functions that Will Elevate Your Workouts