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Motorola ditches headphone jacks before Apple with the Moto Z

Motorola is making its unique mark on the smartphone market with the Moto Z and Moto Z Force, which will be available in the U.S. this summer and …

Here's what Google's augmented reality platform 'Tango' looks like

It'll be the first smartphone to support Google's augmented reality platform, called Tango.<p>Tango essentially looks like virtual reality, but without the headset. You look through the Phab 2 Pro's camera to see the world around you, then it uses Tango to "augment" that reality with digital objects …

A Great Chair For Back Support: Body Archer

Our spines are so important to our ability to move comfortably and to protect our spinal cord and the function of our central nervous system. A …

Spinal Cords

This Meme of a Bloody Trump Supporter Is More Disgusting Than It Looks

This week in political discourse.<p>Some memes start off as good memes—for now, Dat Boi is a good meme, but it will eventually go the way of Doge. Most memes, though, (like Fat Axl Rose) are just the usual trash that's over-shared on the Internet.<p>But the absolute worst memes are political memes. …

This Google-Powered Gadget Could Be the Future of Smartphones

Lenovo and Google have announced the first consumer smartphone to launch with the latter’s long-in-development Project Tango augmented reality and 3D …

17 Essential Gifts For The Dog Person Who Is Prepared For Anything

In a world of millions of pup parents with millions more dog products, it’s easy to get sidetracked. That’s when it’s especially impawtant to get …

Pets

Google Chrome hacks: Make your browser faster, more efficient, and boost your productivity

Simple hacks to make your installation of Google Chrome better, faster, more RAM efficient, and to help make you more productive.<p>Google Chrome is now …

Forget Work-Life Balance, Says Dan Pontefract: Achieve Work-Life Integration

<b>Dan Pontefract:</b> Famous Danish philosopher Soren Kierkegaard once wrote to be that self which one truly is, is something t first thing about when …

Work-life Balance

How to Hack Your Hormones So You Can Sleep Better, Gain Muscle, and Have More Sex

Science says you can control your chemistry. Here’s how<p>Think of your body as a Fortune 500 company. There are layers of management, countless systems that must work together seamlessly, and tons of goals that occasionally conflict.<p>In other words, it’s complicated. Thankfully, you don’t have to …

Wellness

Non-Cheesy Nautical: 12 Modern Rope DIY Decor Ideas

Want to add a little bit of a beachy, boaty feel to your everyday life? Check out these 12 DIYs that you can make with rope, guaranteed to make your …

DIY

The Barbell Complex That Builds Bigger Muscles, Greater Power, and Fries More Fat | Men's Health

The mix trains every major muscle and targets your fast-twitch muscle fibers, the ones with the greatest potential for size and strength.<p>And since this is a complex, you’ll burn an insane amount of fat, says Jack. That’s because you’ll flow from one exercise to the next without ever resting or …

Lenovo shows off some impressive bendable smartphones and tablets

Instead of putting your smartphone away in your pocket, Lenovo wants you to bend your phone around your wrist.<p>YouTube personality Meghan McCarthy …

Mobile Technology

6 Mental Traps That Keep You From Making Smart Decisions

Decisions: We all make them, and we all want to make better ones. Science to the rescue!<p>Why do we sometimes regret a decision we've made?<p>The main problem is that we are all, to use the title of Dan Ariely's great book, predictably irrational. We're people. That's why markets aren't always rational. …

What Happened to the Dream of Underground Cities?

Large, below-the-surface underground cities are far from a new phenomenon, but despite a period when they were in vogue, big cities now feel squeamish about adding or expanding them. Here’s why.<p><i>A version of this post originally appeared on</i> <i>Tedium</i><i>, a twice-weekly newsletter that hunts for the end of</i> …

Urban Design

10 things to disable in Windows 10

These 10 default features and settings can be disabled. Here's how and why you'd want to.<p>Did you just upgrade to Windows 10? Perhaps involuntarily? Welcome to the operating system!<p>If you used Windows 10's express installation, you <i>might</i> want to tweak some of your settings before you get going. You …

Apps