Lynn Bertelsen

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Better Tires for Your Vintage Motorcycle

No matter how righteous the tread pattern on those ancient Avons, old tires are an accident waiting to happen. Thankfully, there’s no need to …

Tips of the Week: Wire Splicing, Table Saw Router, and Flea Market Brainstorming

Another week of tips and techniques that <i>Make:</i> readers will hopefully find useful. Don’t forget to share in the comments below any tips that you’ve come across in your travels. And if you’re going to be at Maker Faire Bay Area on May 20th, come see my Amazing Tales from the Shop panel (see details …

Woodworking

How to Delete a Playlist on iPhone

Creating and sharing Playlists in Apple Music on iPhone is one of my favorite features. Sure, it’s simple and it’s been around forever, but creating playlists never gets old to me. However, old playlists tend to pile up. Before you know it, you’ve got fifty playlists and about five that you …

iOS

Here's What Actually Happens During A Night At The Natural History Museum

Inside the adult sleepovers at the American Museum of Natural History.<p>“Just don’t worship anything.”<p>Such was the unsolicited advice I received from a grinning night guard at the American Museum of Natural History last Friday night. I was standing in the Hall of Northwest Coast Indians hours past …

How To Build A Raised Vege Garden

Instructions<p>If you want to grow the biggest, healthiest, fastest-growing veges, build yourself a raised vege garden. Because everything’s contained …

Will Trump Release the Missing JFK Files?

Unless the president intervenes, we’ll soon know more secrets about the Kennedy assassination.<p>The nation’s conspiracy-theorist-in-chief is facing a momentous decision. Will President Donald Trump allow the public to see a trove of thousands of long-secret government files about the event that, more …

JFK Assassination

Bose SoundLink Revolve Bluetooth Speaker

Douse your space with superior sound with the Bose SoundLink Revolve Bluetooth Speaker. This exceptional audio system comes in two models: the …

Audiophile

Most Haunted team claim to have caught 'ghost' on camera - are you convinced?

The makers of Most Haunted, the reality TV show in which 'paranormal investigators' visit sites of supposed hauntings, claim to have caught a ghost on camera for the first time in the show's 15 year history.<p>The footage, broadcast on Friday evening, appears to show a male figure walking down a dark …

Yorkshire

What's the Difference Between Rake and Trail? - Ask MO Anything

Dear <i>MO</i>by,<p>So is it the rake or the trail that determines how fast or slow a bike steers? Lot of things I read and hear seem to use the two …

Motorcycles

How to choose (and use) the right wrenches

Nearly every time you’re working on your bike, there are three types of tools that you’ll need: Wrenches, screwdrivers and pliers.<p>Let’s start with wrenches, or spanners as they’re usually called in Britain. Since your motorcycle is mostly bolted together, you’ll need different types of wrenches to …

Apple iOS 10.3.1 released to iPhones, iPads, iPods; here's why you should upgrade right now [How to install]

In addition to fixing 32-bit class app compatibility in iPhone 5 and iPhone 5C, Apple iOS 10.3.1 update plugs a critical security loophole in Wi-Fi …

Here's why you must back up your iPhone and iPad before upgrading to iOS 10.3

iOS 10.3 is expected to land before March is out, and it's vital that you have an effective backup mechanism in place for your iPhone before you …

Worried about recycling your old iPhone? Here's how to erase your info

<b>A reader emailed this week: "I have accumulated models of the iPhone ranging from the very first model through the iPhone 6. It seems a waste to have</b> …

<i>By William L. Shea; HALLOWED GROUND MAGAZINE</i><p>Christmas 1861 was the turning point in the Civil War in the trans-Mississippi. On that day, Union Major …

3 router tweaks to speed up your Wi-Fi

Slow Wi-Fi is the worst. Your email won’t refresh. Your movie freezes mid-scene. Your new app is stuck in downloading limbo. You see that apologetic little message about how your browser “timed out” and you should “try again later.” Gee, thanks for that.<p>Many people just wait. Wi-Fi is moody, they …

Wi-Fi

Directions for Bending Electrical Pipe

Directions for Bending Electrical Pipe<p>How to Bend Electrical Pipe, or Conduit<p>Most home wiring is done with nonmetallic cable (romex) but there is …

Yoga

It's Friday Afternoon, Blow Off Work And Watch James May Build This Mini Honda Motorcycle

James May is one of few people in this world who can simply stand behind a workbench, put a bunch of parts together for a half an hour, and be …

Motorcycles

This $15 Apple Watch stand is clearly the best you can buy, end of discussion

It's called the W3 Stand from mobile accessories company, Elago.<p>Even if you don't own an Apple Watch, this would be a great gift for someone you know who has one. Hell, I'm getting one for my mother right now.<p>Check it out:

Smartwatches

These HDTV antennas will let you watch the Super Bowl without paying for cable

The Super Bowl is one of the few times each year when cord cutters feel a bit of remorse for having ditched pay TV. Instead of being able to host a …

Antenna

iPhone 7 Plus Suffering Serious Hardware Problem

If you’ve just unwrapped a shiny new iPhone 7 Plus, then perhaps you’d better take a look at the camera, as some users are reporting a problem which can only be fixed by replacing the handset.<p>The problem seems to be related to the phone’s camera hardware. In a thread on <i>Reddit</i> entitled <i>iPhone 7 Plus</i> …

Mobile Technology

The cord-cutter's guide to the best indoor antennas

Indoor antennas are pretty cheap, but our tests of six popular models did reveal some differences. Here's how they stack up.<p>You don't need to spend much money to get free TV. Indoor antennas cost as little as $10 and let you watch free TV programs over the air with your current television.<p>That's …

This DIY Grout Cleaner Will Make Your House Sparkly Clean

No more yuck between your tiles!<p>View this post on Facebook<p>1/2 cup baking soda<p>1/4 cup hydrogen peroxide<p>1 tsp dish soap<p>Bowl<p>Cleaning sponge<p>1. Combine ½ cup of baking soda, ¼ cup of hydrogen peroxide, 1 teaspoon of liquid dish soap, and stir well.<p>2. Use sponge to rub mixture into grout between tiles.<p>3. …

How to use a cheap 3$ multimeter to test voltage or amperage

There are a lot of videos about multimeters, but I wanted to make a quick step-by-step guide for dummies! It’s easy to measure the voltage input or …

Arduino

Remove the Windows Security 127.0.0.1:8080 Proxy

What is Windows Security 127.0.0.1:8080 Proxy?<p>Windows Security is an adware program that installs a proxy server in Windows and then configures your …

Malware

Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button

The internet can be a beautiful and horrible place at the same time. It’s weird, and sometimes you feel like you want to leave. Sadly, there’s no easy way out — or there wasn’t, until now.<p>Swedish developers Wille Dahlbo and Linus Unnebäck created Deseat.me, a web app that offers a way to wipe your …

Apps

Jackie Kennedy's Secret Service Agent Opens Up About JFK's Funeral

<b>On November 22, 1963—53 years ago today—President Kennedy was assassinated in Dallas, Texas. The following excerpts from Mrs. Kennedy and Me and Five Presidents reveal what really happened from someone who was there: Jackie's secret service agent Clint Hill.</b><p>The First Lady's Final Goodbye<p>Sunday, …

Prince Philip

10 hidden iPhone tricks Apple never told you about

Apple’s iOS 10 software is packed so full of features at this point that it’s absolutely impossible to remember them all. The engineers and designers …

iOS

How to add more fingerprints to your iPhone or iPad Touch ID sensor

With Touch ID, you can unlock your iPhone or iPad with your fingerprint, and you can also use it to authenticate yourself for purchases from the App …

iOS