Kevin Krueger

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A Hilarious Parody Welcoming Donald Trump to Switzerland With His Own Style of Speaking

Not wanting to be outdone by the Netherlands invitation video, the Swiss television show Deville Late Night put together “Switzerland Second“, a …

CleanSlate UV device disinfects smartphones with ultraviolet light in 30 seconds

<b>BUFFALO, N.Y. (WIVB) --</b> We touch our cell phones,on average, more than 2500 times a day. That's according to a study by research firm Dscout.<p>"Devices …

Western New York

Scientists discover 163 new species of flora and fauna in Greater Mekong region

A rainbow-headed snake and a dragon-like lizard are among 163 new species that scientists recently discovered in the Greater Mekong region, …

Best German animal words that have nothing to do with animals

From bull's heat to water rooster and savings fox, here are the eight most quirky German words that sound like they're linked to the animal …

Scientists Turn Nuclear Waste Into Long-Lived Diamond Batteries

The diamonds are made from radioactive graphite and can generate a small electric current for thousands of years.<p>Researchers at the University of Bristol have developed a method to turn radioactive graphite blocks, a waste product of nuclear reactors, into artificial diamonds that generate …

Nikon 70-200mm f/2.8E Review: Worth the Money… if You’re a Pro

Out with the old and in with the new. Nikon has released their latest update to the 70-200 f/2.8.<p>The older VR II (G-type) has been a cornerstone of …

Apple launches repair program for iPhone 6 Plus ‘touch disease’ flaw

Repairs cost $149<p>Apple has launched a new repair program for a widely reported on iPhone 6 Plus hardware malfunction known as “touch disease,” which renders the touchscreen useless and manifests as a thin grey line at the top the display. According to Apple, however, this flaw is caused by dropping …

Mobile Technology

Netflix's Secret Codes Unlock More Movies Than You Can Imagine

Access this hidden list of hyper-specific Netflix genres with our help.<p>How many movies do you think are currently available on Netflix? Well, you’re …

Day Of The Dead In Mexico City

My Photographs Of Las Catrinas and Catrines.<p>https://www.instagram.com/elchadsantos/

Boost Your Autofocus Speed with Victoria Will’s Simple Back-Button Focus Technique (VIDEO)

Victoria Will is an accomplished New York-based photographer specializing in celebrity portraiture and lifestyle photography, and she utilizes an …

Stanford Professor puts his entire digital photography course online for free

When it comes to the list of digital imaging pioneers, Marc Levoy is one of those names that belongs right near the top. His work has led to many of …

Apple’s App Store Is About to Get Soooooooo Much Better

The App Store is about to get some much-needed cleanup.<p>Apple sent a letter to developers today warning them that as of Sept. 7 (the same day as the …

14 Google Maps tips and tricks

If you use Google Maps on your phone, a lot has changed recently -- especially so over the last few weeks. There are lots of new features that are …

Donald Trump Made The Mistake Of Holding Up A White Sign On Stage And The Internet Took Advantage

Donald Trump has a rough week or two here recently, at least that’s the ‘dishonest media’s’ take on his run of luck. Most of it is his own doing and he can’t seem to get out of his own way, but don’t think that’s about to stop him. But it seems he still riles people up when he doesn’t do anything …

What is Prisma, the stunning photo app that conquered Instagram?

<i>This is part of an occasional series in which we explain Internet things. We like to call it memesplaining; you might call it meme-ruining. Regardless, if you just chanced upon an image macro, hashtag, app or GIF you don’t understand, we have the answers — insofar as answers can be had.</i><p><b>The meme:</b> …

Apps

Edward Snowden designed an iPhone attachment that detects unwanted radio transmissions

Edward Snowden thinks about phone security a lot more than the average person. And with good reason, as the world-famous whistleblower revealed methods of government data collection on phone calls, and even from his exile in Russia, still remains a major advocate for digital privacy.<p>Snowden, …

Something Is Causing Siberia's Tundra to Literally Bubble Underground

Siberia, you scary.<p>The frigid plains of northern Siberia are becoming a hotspot for mysterious geological phenomena. Over the past couple of years, sudden craters have been exploding from the permafrost-laden ground. Last month, we reported on a giant chasm in the Sakha Republic that looms so wide …

Gaming the system: Players selling Pokemon Go accounts online

Our unscientific survey shows many more sellers than buyers, and both parties could have their accounts disabled.<p>Too lazy to put in the time practicing your Pokeball throws, hunting down rare Pokemons, or evolving your captured collection? Hey there, Richie Rich, money solves everything!<p>Experienced …

Pokémon

Nintendo announces mini NES, launching this fall

The NES Classic Edition will sell for $59.99<p>Nintendo is set to launch its next console, the NX, in March, but the company is also giving fans of its retro games something to look forward to as well: a new, mini Nintendo Entertainment System (NES) Classic console packed with 30 original NES …

Johnny Manziel turns up in Mexico, taunts his dad

Getty Images<p>In case Johnny Manziel’s father is wondering if his tough love message last week got through, the answer seems to be a resounding …

Apps as anime characters

What would software programs look like if they were people? Artist Reef1600 dreamed up these awesome personifications and let us share them with you. Check out his art, buy his work on Gumroad, and click/scroll through to see the rest:

Here's 50 ways to use gaffer tape and some of them might surprise you

In the words of Jay P Morgan, “If you can’t fix it with gaff tape, it probably does not deserve to be fixed”, and he’s right. Gaffer tape (or gaff …

Cinematography

Swiping away iPhone apps does nothing for battery or performance, and users should stop doing it, experts say

Millions of people, every day, are making a huge mistake with their phones. It is finally time that people stop swiping away apps.<p>Huge numbers of …

Apps

We talked to a teacher who makes handmade costumes from the most iconic video games

1/<p>In an interview with Tech Insider, Willia explained that the first costume she made was Zelda's dress from "The Legend of Zelda: Twilight …

Costumes

Ranking the Final Fantasy Games

Yes, we know we like XII more than you.<p>Few video game franchises have remained as consistently incredible as Final Fantasy. For nearly 30 years, each …

Final Fantasy

Brilliant 'Central Station' Is Rich With Detail And Mystery

The best opening sentence in the history of modern science fiction belongs to William Gibson. And with his new novel, <i>Central Station</i>, Lavie Tidhar now holds the title for best opening paragraph:<p>The smell of rain caught them unprepared. It was spring, there was that smell of jasmine and it mixed …

Books

MIT’s Invisible ‘Second Skin’ Can Hide Aging, Heal Damaged Skin

It looks like MIT may be taking lessons from Melisandre of <i>Game of Thrones</i>. Researchers at the elite technical institution have just given a glimpse …

11 Brilliant Kids Who Prove The Future Is Bright

Soon these genius kids will be genius adults who will solve all the world's problems with ease. All we have to do now is wait.<p>1. This student just …

John Oliver Explains Why There Are So Many B.S. Scientific Studies

So, do coffee, wine, and eggs cause or prevent cancer? Yeah, no, they don't.<p>Thanks to science, we can eat four pounds of chocolate a week and drink two glasses of wine a day. Science is amazing! Every week we see headlines in our Facebook feeds touting questionable claims of coffee reversing liver …

3 strategies to fund your child's college education

Bills to pay, retirements to be funded, big purchases to be saved for: The financial demands most families face can make saving for a child's college education seem overwhelming or even unattainable. But with some planning, it doesn't have to be.<p>Here are three flexible strategies that can help you …

Personal Finance