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The WyzeCam gets a smarter sequel that still costs only $20

That the $20 WyzeCam worked as well as it did is still kind of a surprise. It's no wonder then that the Amazon alums who created it have been working on a sequel: the WyzeCam v2. It'll still cost $20 when it starts shipping at the end of February, but don't let yourself be fooled by its …

Gear & Gadgets

How to Use Your Smartphone to Diagnose Bad Wi-Fi

Bad wi-fi got you down? You’ve got a host of hardware options that can help you out, from mesh routers to Wi-Fi repeaters, but before you upgrade any …

Why billions of dollars in lottery prizes go unclaimed

Nobody hit the Powerball Jackpot Wednesday night, but there are still 3 million winning tickets out there.<p>The question is how many of them will be claimed.<p>You'd be surprised how many winning tickets are never turned in.<p>There are literally billions of dollars in unclaimed lottery prizes each year, …

This Reddit User Compiled The Top Trap Tracks Of The Year and He's Nails It

Whether you've been following along with us this year on the new trap music section or even following our trap music Spotify playlist, trap has had …

California says the only safe way to talk on your cell phone is to text

Earlier this month, the California department of health released guidelines warning residents to avoid putting mobile phones up to their heads.<p>“Keep your phone away from your body,” the state health department writes. “Although the science is still evolving, some laboratory experiments and human …

Public Health

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Woman films her internet-connected camera whispering ‘Hola señorita’

This is not an episode of <i>Black Mirror</i>. A couple of months ago, Rilana Hamer from the Netherlands bought a small internet-connected camera from a local convenience store. She wanted to use the device to keep an eye on her puppy while away from the house. But it wasn’t only the puppy that was being …

Thigh Pad: 7 Best Lap Pillows For Your Tablet or Device

Sometimes you want nothing more than to relax on your bed or couch and use your tablet, but the resulting neck cramp trying to get in the best …

Everything You Need To Know About Surviving Infidelity

Should you stay or should you go?<p>Whether you just found out about your partner’s cheating or have known for a while, the sting of infidelity is hard to shake. Cheating is a huge betrayal that can leave you feeling powerless and emotional.<p>If you’re reeling from a heartbreaking revelation about your …

New Alzheimer’s Treatment Fully Restores Memory Function

Of the mice that received the treatment, 75 percent got their memory function back.<p>Australian researchers have come up with a non-invasive ultrasound …

Los Angeles Restaurants With the Most Stunning Design

Otium, designed in conjunction with Studio UNTLD, House of Honey, and Osvaldo Maiozzi, represents a new kind of look for the casual, but upscale dining culture the city is currently enjoying. House of Honey's Tamara Kaye-Honey was looking for a cohesive feel for diners who walked into the …

Martin Shkreli

‘Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli Cried In Court Before Being Sentenced To Seven Years In Prison For Fraud<p>Kimberly Ricci 03.09.18 3 weeks ago 22 Comments<p>Disgraced ‘Pharma Bro’ Martin Shkreli Will Have To Forfeit His One-Of-A-Kind Wu-Tang Clan Album<p>Andre Gee 03.05.18 3 weeks ago<p>Disgraced PharmaBro/Troll …

2nd Virginia Tech student charged in death of Nicole Lovell, 13

<b>(CNN) —</b> A second Virginia Tech student has been charged in the death of a 13-year-old girl whose remains were found in North Carolina, authorities said Sunday.<p>Natalie M. Keepers, 19, of Laurel, Maryland, was charged Sunday with one felony count of improper disposal of a dead body and one …

Articles about shipping container home pennsylvania embraces its rugged industrial origins on Dwell.com - Dwell

A couple builds a new home, repurposing a series of 11 shipping containers and an existing concrete foundation to maximal effect.<p>Using shipping containers to create affordable housing is an emerging trend.<p>Repurposed shipping containers have popped up all over the place in surprising ways—from …

8 Podcasts That Will Captivate Your Mind

A month ago, if you asked me what my favorite podcast was I would have paused awkwardly and asked, “What’s a podcast?” A lot has changed since …

25 Greatest Internet DJ Mixes of All Time

There's no substitute for experiencing a skilled DJ in a killer space, mixing live. Still, there are still only so many nights you can spend dancing …

Articles about house week comfortable home made two shipping containers on Dwell.com - Dwell

Using shipping containers to create affordable housing is an emerging trend.<p>Each week, we tap into Dwell's Instagram community to bring you the most viral design and architecture shots of the week.<p>Repurposed shipping containers have popped up all over the place in surprising ways—from homeless …

9 incredible natural landmarks that were inadvertently made by man

Mining has led to the accidental creation of stunning geysers in destinations like Nevada and Madagascar and the building of dams has led to lakes in unexpected places like the Egyptian desert and in the remote corners of the United Arab Emirates.<p>From the Door to Hell, whose continuous burning is …

Phiaton hits all the right notes with affordable noise-cancelling cans, water resistance

Phiaton has revealed a quartet of fresh new headphones just in time for the official opening of CES 2015 in Las Vegas. The collection kicks off with …

Consumer Tech

The 10 Best Movies You Missed in 2014

And how to catch up with them.<p><b>You've been chilled</b> by the marriage-gone-awry suspense of <i>Gone Girl</i>, stupefied by the cinematic inventiveness of <i>Birdman</i>, and terrified by the twisted mentor-mentee relationship of <i>Foxcatcher</i>, but what about those other must-see films from 2014 that you didn't have time …

Oddball USB stick offers infinite iPhone storage

Slo-mo videos have become my favorite new thing to shoot with the iPhone 6 Plus now that Apple added the ability to spit out gorgeous vids at 240 FPS, but my slo-mo addiction comes at a heavy cost: storage space.<p>The best smartphone camera in the world doesn’t mean jack if your 16GB iPhone can’t …

Portable

12 Adorable Animals the Internet Fell in Love With

They caught the internet by storm. Their cuteness overwhelmed you. And now, twelve of the most adorable animals have been brought together in one place. You may remember our headliner Lil Bub, the runt of a litter of feral cats who was born with several genetic mutations. Bub's vet said that he was …

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