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The best cryptocurrency wallets in 2018

Once you’ve bought Bitcoins (BTC) or other cryptocurrencies via an exchange (like Bitstamp), if you plan to spend your cryptocurrency right away, you …

The Apple Store doesn’t actually sell many iPhones

Much is made of Apple’s retail arm. The company described it as its “biggest product” during the recent iPhone X launch, and it’s initiated a revamp …

Crockpot Roast Beef Dinner

This classic crockpot roast beef dinner recipe is a fabulous and easy meal in one dish. Be sure to read How to Cook Pot Roast before you begin for …

Cooking

Carb Cycling Basics For A Flatter Stomach

I bet you know by now that nutrition is a huge factor when it comes to getting results and getting results fast...<p>It doesn’t matter how much you …

The perfect G&T: what's the best tonic to pair with gin?

Fevertree, Schweppes and a whole host of other tonic waters were put to the test by our rigorous tasting panel. The winner might surprise you<p>Fashions come and fashions go, in the drinks world as in most others. While we're not yet over negronis, and Old Fashioneds are anything but, we all should be …

Sylvania Smart Light Bulb Connects To Siri Without the Need For A Hub

Anyone looking for a smart lightbulb that is capable of connecting to Apple’s Siri personal assistant without the need for any additional hardware …

The 6 Biggest Mistakes to Avoid When Going Paleo | Women's Health

Well, as with any diet, there are a number of pitfalls that you need to watch out for if you're taking up a caveman lifestyle to lose weight. Read ahead for the biggest mistakes to avoid when going Paleo.<p><b>1. Falling for Paleo Packaged Foods</b><p>Brooke Alpert, R.D., founder of B Nutritious, says that …

Five Metallica Riffs to Turn You Into a Downpicking Monster

4<p>SHARES<p>In this lesson, which was created earlier this summer, guitar-centric YouTube channel axeofcreation presents five Metallica riffs that will …

Photos of Europe’s most epic mountain cycling climbs

They may not be as fast moving as some of nature’s other predators, but mountains can be wounding adversaries for anything foolhardy enough to stray …

Cycling

These Douchebags want to carry your bicycle

Okay, let's deal with the name first. Douchebags is a Norwegian company with roots in the action sports industry. Since 2010, it has produced …

Mountain Biking

Centrica unit chief says smart thermostat adoption has doubled within a year

FTSE 100 company aims to be at the heart of residential automation via its Connected Home unit.<p>The desire for more efficient energy usage and …

Slow Cooker Pork Tenderloin With Garlic-Ginger Sauce

The best recipes are simple: apply a seasoning rub to a cut of meat, cook low and slow, then finish off...The post Slow Cooker Pork Tenderloin With …

Cooking

Noel Gallagher On The Legacy Of ‘Be Here Now’: ‘It Is To Be Accompanied With A Crate Of Beer And A Bag Of Fucking Charlie’

Oasis have announced that a reissue of their ’97 album ‘Be Here Now’, complete with loads of rare demos, is out on October 7. Noel Gallagher recalls …

Noel Gallagher

12 amazing songs with just three chords

Perhaps nothing epitomized the accessible DIY nature of punk more than what iconic fanzine <i>Sideburns</i> quipped in its first issue back in 1977: ‘This is …

Electric Guitar

Vittoria Qurano 46 Graphene wheels review

Ever ridden a pair of wheels with Nobel prize-winning ingredients? Neither had we until now. While they look like other carbon road wheels, beneath …

Graphene

Ferris Bueller’s missing soundtrack: Why we shouldn’t mourn what we never had

It seems odd to us now that John Hughes would refuse to release “Ferris Bueller” music, but it makes sense<p><b>UPDATE: Danke Schoen! "Ferris Bueller's Day Off" is finally getting an official film soundtrack</b><p>“Ferris Bueller’s Day Off,” 30 years-old today, still feels like a movie without dark corners and …

Soundtracks

Woman’s Epic Climbing Journey Captured in Spectacular iPhone Film

RYOT, in association with Apple, has captured one of the most captivating, moving, stunning short documentaries you will see this year, or possibly …

The easiest way to revolutionize your computer’s audio

USB DACs are for everyone, not just audiophiles<p>For most PC and mobile device makers, sound is a binary spec.<p><i>Does it have sound? Yes? Good</i>.<p>Great audio is hard to sell because it doesn't lend itself to benchmarking or obvious prettiness like, say, a better graphics card might. To appreciate it, you …

Audiophile

16 ultimate cycling challenges, as voted by you

Everyone has a different take on what constitutes a ‘challenge’. For some, it’s just getting out of bed in the morning. For others it’s tackling a …

Cycling

10 Documentaries That Explore the Evolution of Electronic Music and Culture

<i>In this roundup of music documentaries, we feature ten films that explore the evolution of electronic music culture, advancements in music</i> …

Music Production

Because your iPhone isn’t a hi-fi audio device.

Now I’m a big advocate for anything audio. I love my phone, but if there’s one thing I could change, it’s the lack of attention technology gives to …

What's New & Great in London | Goop

London is changing at an increasingly insane pace: Everywhere you turn there’s a massive construction project under way—a dozen fancy new office …

Camden

Technics has the best new headphones at CES

Two big slabs of wrought aluminum wrap around my favorite pair of headphones here at CES 2016: the Technics EAH-T700s. I've spent this morning touring all the headphone makers' suites at The Venetian, exploring what the latest and greatest sounds like, but once I came upon this pair I just had to …

Audiophile

Wiggle cleared to merge with Chain Reaction Cycles

UPDATE 30/6/16: Online retailers Wiggle and Chain Reaction Cycles have received merger approval from the UK's Competition and Markets Authority. The …

Northern Ireland

7,665 Days: This Is What It's Like to See Tool Live Again After 21 Years in Prison

Tool's music stuck with me, even though I was hardly able to listen to it for decades.<p><i>Image by Dylan Balliett</i><p>When I went to prison, Tool was my favorite band. Their debut album, <i>Undertow</i>, came out in 1993, and, as far as I was concerned, it was the creme-de-la-creme for metal at the time. The band …

Time I

How to edit tracks in Music Memos for iPhone

Apple's Music Memos app is a great tool for recording song ideas with just a tap. However, it is more than just a recording app — it's a surprisingly …

Technics 1200: the old favourite returns – but is it worth $4,000?

After its much-lamented discontinuation in 2010, Panasonic’s industry leader is back – but with more competition and a high price tag will it still stand up?<p>The Technics SL-1200 may have become an industry staple but the turntables, originally developed by Matsushita in Japan in 1972, and recently …

Audiophile

The Muscle-Building Spicy Tuna “Sushi” Roll You Have to Try | Men's Health

The Protein-Filled Spicy Tuna ‘Sushi’ Roll You Can Make In 5 Minutes<p>Whip up this simple muscle snack to curb your sushi craving. Chopsticks optional<p>If you’re having a sushi craving, but don’t have the time (or cash) to hit up a Japanese restaurant for a fix, try this simple muscle snack.<p>You’ll cut …

Review: RHA T20 are some of the finest-made earphones around, but they’re not cheap

For a while, Scotland-based audio company RHA was known primarily for delivering audiophile-grade sound in affordable earphones. With the T20, that’s not exactly how they played it. In fact, this set of headphones is not anywhere near cheap enough to be classed as an affordable pair, but I still …

Smart thermostat bug leaves early-adopters offline (and cold) in winter

The Internet of Things is the friendly, catch-all name for the ongoing process to attach some combination of Bluetooth, Wi-Fi connectivity and a …

Home Automation