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25 hidden iPhone features that are really, truly hidden

How many times have you seen posts on tech sites about “hidden iPhone features” and thought to yourself, these tricks aren’t really hidden at all. …

iPhone

Cut your Nexus camera lag to near-Pixel levels with this mod

Google’s recently released Pixel and Pixel XL smartphones include some improvements for camera performances in both hardware and software, compared to its older Nexus 5X and Nexus 6P devices. However, if you are willing to side-load apps on those older Nexus phones, you have a chance to get a mod …

Google Pixel

The closest your Nexus camera will get to Pixel performance is being publicly tested

Google's Pixel cameras are outstanding, and a lot of it has to do with some downright clever software in the new camera app. That zero shutter lag …

Here's How to Request New Pokemon Go PokeStops and Gyms

Don't have many PokeStops or Gyms near you for Pokemon Go? Here's some good news: developer Niantic is now letting people submit requests for new ones.<p>You can visit this support page (via Kotaku) to file a request, where you can also submit a picture of the area you would like to see become a …

Pokémon

Behold! This is the world's thinnest laptop

HP claims it's the thinnest laptop in the world, beating the MacBook Air at its own game. And just as its exterior is luxurious, its specs are premium, too.<p>It's not priced for the budget laptop shoppers, but it's not designed for them, either. Rather, it's for people who care about how their laptop …

Run an Android desktop on almost any computer

Remix OS is a desktop-optimized port of Android-x86 that can be installed on a flash drive and booted on almost any computer.<p>Last month, it was rumored that official Android support would be coming to the Raspberry Pi after an empty directory for the $35 computer was discovered in Google's Android …

Raspberry Pi

There’s a ridiculously easy way to find your lost Android phone using Google

So you’ve lost your Android phone. Now what? Even if you didn’t have the foresight to install any of the tracking apps in the Google Play store, …

Don't forget that Barry Bonds was a Hall of Famer before PED suspicion

Bonds could gain entry to Cooperstown someday if enough voters ignore the most dominant part of his career.<p>We're zeroing in on the Jan. 6 reveal of …

Hall of Fame

This Little Trick Shows How Strong Your iPhone Signal Actually Is

Don't trust the bars.

iPhone

New ‘No Man’s Sky’ Footage Leaves Us Thinking, ‘That Escalated Quickly’

Blow space goats away in Hello Games' upcoming open-universe adventure! Or, better still, don't.<p>Is there anything better than a headline combining the name of an exceptionally hyped new video game and a meme so ubiquitous that it's a wonder nobody's named their kid after it yet? No, there really is …

Ohio State and Cardale Jones' Lasting Impression on Alabama DC Kirby Smart

When the Sugar Bowl matchup between Ohio State and Alabama kicked off, Kirby Smart's Crimson Tide defense wasn't ready for Cardale Jones and a "buzz saw" Buckeyes offense.<p>That much became clear the moment Ohio State took the field. On their first offensive drive of the game, the Buckeyes netted …

College Football

The twelve best frozen food values

Frozen foods are often quite a bit cheaper than fresh, and in many cases, such as with the list here, they can be just as flavorful.<p>Many people only …

Cuba Has A Lung Cancer Vaccine – And The US & The Rest of The World Wants It.

On the scale of health news this story is absolutely massive.<p>Cuba, long known for it’s beaches and cigars, has long made medical research a priority. …

Chris Thompson's No Excuses Arm Workout

Vital Stats<p><b>Name:</b> Chris Thompson <b><br>From:</b> Winter Park, Florida <b><br>Height:</b> 5-foot-10 <b><br>Weight:</b> 175 lbs <b><br>Occupation:</b> President of Sports Nutrition, Twinlab <b><br>Education:</b> …

Warrantless airport seizure of laptop “cannot be justified,” judge rules

Feds said a laptop is simply a "container" that can be searched without warrant.<p>The US government's prosecution of a South Korean businessman accused …

Surveillance

15 Interviewing Tips That Convert to Job Offers

One of the philosophies that our recruiters adhere to is that if, as a candidate, you’re going to attend an interview, you might as well perform at 110% during the meeting. Regardless of the individuals whom you’re interviewing with or the level of job you’re pursuing, the recruiting team at KAS …

Mentoring

How to pretend you own the Galaxy S6 right now

The Galaxy S6 and Galaxy S6 edge will soon be available in stores, but until then, users looking to test the phones’ software can do so by …

Should you leave your smartphone plugged into the charger overnight? We asked an expert

It’s an issue that has plagued humanity since the dawn of the mobile phone. We use our trusty pocket computers so much that they rarely get through a …

The Exercise That Targets Your Legs, but Works Your Core Twice as Hard

Work one leg at a time to blast your entire body<p>When you think "total-body muscle builder," it's not likely you think of a single-leg exercise, but the single-leg straight-leg deadlift will hit your lower-body, core, and upper-body all at once.<p>"You'll use your hamstrings and glutes to hinge …

How to root Android phones or tablets (and unroot them) in 2018

Do you want unlimited control over your phone? Android rooting opens up a world of possibility, but it can also void your warranty, leave you with a …

The Secret to Dropping More than 30 Pounds Fast

It's no secret that muscle is more metabolically active than fat, so by having more lean muscle on your skeleton, you'll burn more calories even at rest. Fortunately, Darden says he discovered a super-efficient way to build muscle while losing weight: It's called "negative training," and Darden …

How to perform a DIY energy audit and slash your monthly power bill

Unless you’re proactive about keeping your house efficient, there’s a pretty good chance that you’re using more energy (and spending more money) than …