Jan Layug

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The Audiophiliac picks the best receivers and amplifiers

Rotel RA-1592 integrated amplifier<p>Outlaw Audio RR 2160 stereo receiver<p>Emotiva BasX A-100 integrated amplifier<p>Decware Zen Torii MKIV integrated tube amplifier<p>Vista Spark integrated amplifier<p>Pass Labs HPA-1 preamplifier/headphone amplifier<p>NAD C 316BEE integrated amplifier<p>Onkyo TX 8070 stereo …

Audiophile

Moon Photography with Iphone 7 Plus

The Mistakes You Make in a Meeting's First Milliseconds

Hilary Blair has acted professionally and served as chief executive of her own communications-coaching company for the past seven years. She oversees a staff of 13 and counts Staples and Boeing among her clients. She says her success comes despite the first impression she makes on some people, not …

Body Language

How to backup and restore your Steam library

Don't want to download countless gigs of apps and games on your new PC? Use Steam's backup tool.<p>Downloaded games and apps through Steam is usually a one-time occurrence, save for the occasional updates. It's a good thing, too, because some games can push 100 GB in size, if not more.<p>For those of us …

Apps

Building a Hybrid Xcarve Shapeoko CNC Router

Hello, thanks for checking out my first instructable. The idea behind this build was to bring back the original shapeoko with some upgrades, while …

Woodworking

All-in-One Messenger is a blessing for people tired of chat windows

Forget switching apps hundreds of times per day to answer messages on different services. Install All-in-One Messenger to keep all your chats under one roof.<p>Over the course of an hour or so, I'm likely to get dozens of notifications -- several messages from different Slack groups, a few Hangouts …

Apps

Taking a Better Pic of the Moon with a Smartphone

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Taking a Better photos of the Moon with a Smartphone

How to capture the 'wolf moon' perfectly on your phone: A step-by-step guide to taking stunning photos of the rare spectacle on your iPhone or Android handset

• <b>Download a specialist night photography app to get the most out of your camera</b>• <b><br>Lower your camera's ISO light sensitivity to get rid of distortion from</b> …

13 Roku tricks you should try right now

Your Roku streamer can do a lot more than you might think. These are some of the coolest tips we've tried.<p>Is there a more widely beloved tech product than the Roku streamer? Whether yours is a stick or box, it delivers virtually unparalleled video goodness to your TV: Netflix, Hulu, HBO and so …

Who Needs a Gym? Try One of The 9 Best Workout Apps Instead

Let's face it: many of us are addicted to our phones. In fact, some research even suggests that women are more addicted to their phones than men. …

Apps

Hate 'Last Jedi?' The Star Wars Expanded Universe is worse

Commentary: Star Wars was a bloated, cheesy mess long before Rian Johnson's new film came along. You know it to be true.<p>After the success of "The Force Awakens" and "Rogue One," it's hard to imagine "Star Wars: The Last Jedi" would become one of the most divisive films in the franchise. Yet, here …

22 Home Hacks That'll Make Renters Say "Why Didn't I Know About This Sooner?"

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Tip: Get Harder Down There

7 things that will give you better erections (and 2 things that won't).<p>Testosterone: Without adequate levels of testosterone, or more importantly, a …

Amino Acids

This site makes browsing Netflix simple again

Tired of spending more time trying to find something to watch on Netflix than actually watching stuff? Flixable aims to fix that.<p>We've all been there. You sit down for movie night, open Netflix and start looking for something to watch. And you keep looking. And keep looking. And you look until you …

'Mary and the Witch's Flower' shows where Japanese animation can go after Studio Ghibli

It's hard work, building a dream world of magic.<p>That's especially true when emerging from the shadow of some of the world's most renowned cinema architects — the legendary Studio Ghibli. After all, Ghibli was led creatively by the two most revered figures in Japanese animation: Hayao Miyazaki and …

Anime

‘Black Lightning’ Is the Black Superhero Television’s Been Waiting For

The new CW series will blow you away.<p>Black Lightning debuted in the pages of DC Comics in April 1977 as their first starring black superhero. He was …

Comics

Philippine Import – 1966 BMW R50/2

This bike isn’t perfect, but it’s got an interesting history that I think is worth sharing. It was originally sold to the Philippines through the …

License Plates

5 printing secrets every Mac user needs

Everyone knows how to print from their Mac, right? You just hit the Print button (or <i>Command-P</i>) – but are you using these print-related tricks?<p><b>How to</b> …

Journalism

Kawasaki’s electric multi-wheel transformer

Kawasaki has been watching too many Transformers movies judging by this video on their USA YouTube channel of an electric three-wheeled …

Desk stuff to make your workday more productive, cheerful, and disaster-proof

Eleven seriously thoughtful picks for your workspace<p>Like it or not, your desk is a reflection of your work and your personality. Luckily, organized isn't a synonym for dull or sparse. Below, things that will keep you and your tools humming at maximum efficiency.<p>Buy Now!<p>If your new job gives you a …

Shopping

Netflix’s ‘Altered Carbon’ trailer shows a vast cyberpunk world

We've been looking forward to Netflix's take on <i>Blade Runner</i> for a while now. <i>Altered Carbon</i>, based on the novel of the same name, even made an appearance at CES this year. Now there's a brand-new trailer to get us all excited for the upcoming sci-fi series, full of body horror, murder and …

4 Sprint Workouts That’ll Increase Your Speed

Plus, why picking up the pace is so important to improving your performance.<p>Here’s the thing about running: If you don’t ever run fast, you’re never going to get faster. So if you’re trying to improve your running performance—even if it’s just to get those miles over with more quickly—then you need …

Zeroqode will usher us into a codeless future

Codeless development platforms are at once a blessing and a curse. If they’re complete enough to be powerful they are too difficult for beginners and if they’re simple enough for beginners they’re useless for serious work. Zeroqode, a one-stop-shop for codeless creation, aims to make the difficult …

Fusion 360 CAM for CNC Beginners

Fusion 360 is an awesome tool you can use with your CNC because you can do fancy cuts like 3D curves, slopes, and complex layers. BUT it can also be …

Printing

10 Australian Scifi Movies You Need to Watch

When someone says “Australian science fiction movie,” thoughts immediately and inevitably turn to <i>Mad Max</i>—if not George Miller’s insanely influential …

How Runners’ Hearts are Different

What does yours look like after a lifetime on the road?<p>Like any muscle, the heart adapts to exercise by getting bigger and stronger and, therefore, better at delivering blood to working muscles. These illustrations (in black) show some generalized adaptations compared to a “normal” heart (in blue).

Meet The Stanford PhD Student Who Got Completely Shredded With His Universities Money!

<i>“It truly is a miracle, this combo helped me so much!”<br>Steve Mackie, Granby</i><p>I have been using this trial for 3 weeks now, and I seriously look so much …

Wont

Steve Jobs Practiced 1 Habit That Turned Good Presentations Into Great Ones

The best CEO presenters follow one rule that made Steve Jobs a master showman.<p>Steve Jobs was a master showman. In my opinion, Jobs was the best business storyteller of our time. Every product launch was brilliantly performed. Every move, demo, image and slide was in sync and beautifully …