Miguel Chong

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VPN: What Is VPN, How Does It Work & Which Is the Best VPN Service for You

You may have heard or read the acronym VPN in recent news stories about internet privacy and security and wondered, "what is VPN?" VPN stands for Virtual Private Network, an extension of a private network over a public one that allows users to send and receive data safely, securely, and anonymously …

Information Systems

These 3 Plants Produce Oxygen In Your Room Every Night, Here’s Why You Must Have Them In Your Bedroom

Generally, people love plants, and we have them in our homes, offices and garden as a décor. Namely, plants as well as the trees are thought to be …

Carbon Dioxide

Something Extra: 25 Best Style Accessories For Men

Whether you count yourself as someone who cares about fashion or not, chances are you have something like a favorite hat, a special pair of …

Men's Fashion

41 Useful AF Products That'll Captivate Every Practical Person

I like to consider myself a minimalist (or an aspiring one, anyway), but I'm also regularly finding and writing about products that'll fascinate …

Shopping

How Well Do You Know English? The Origin of 'Bite the Bullet' and 15 Other Common Expressions in English

You probably think you know where 'mad as a hatter' is from ... but you're wrong.<p>English is not an easy language to learn. Not only do you have to contend with compound expressions (like "make out" or "turn up"), but you must understand expressions that barely seem tethered to reality.<p>Imagine …

How to rotate video on your iPhone

Did you ever shoot a video and have it come out sideways? Maybe you were holding you iPhone at an angle and it got a little confused as to which way was up? Or perhaps you started shooting in portrait orientation, and quickly corrected to landscape, but then the entire video ends up being sideways? …

7 tough lessons people often learn too late in life

Life lessons are full of wisdom because they often have to be learned the hard way. However, the hardest part about that process is realizing that sometimes not every opportunity lasts forever. You finally "get it" long after the fact.<p>If possible, it's best to learn these things sooner rather than …

10 Best Backpacking Tents of 2018

What are the best backpacking tents recommended by backpackers? We surveyed 600 backpackers to find out what tents they use and their top picks …

Backpacking

How often you need to exercise to see results

If you've renewed your commitment to getting fit now that January has arrived, you may be wondering how much time that goal will require.<p>For your …

Everything You Need to Know About the Protein Bar That's All Over Instagram

Bored by the lackluster options in your protein-bar arsenal? We've partnered with RXBAR to introduce you to one bar you'll always look forward to snacking on.<p>Reaching for unhealthy, greasy, and processed snacks is almost too easy when you're on the go. We've all been there. But since these foods …

DJI's Refreshed Smartphone Video Gimbal Is Now Way Cheaper and Whole Lot Better

Videos shot on smartphones have a very specific, very low-rent aesthetic. A whole host of stabilizers are available on the market that try to improve …

You've Been Charging Your Smartphone Wrong

You've probably been hastening the death of your phone's battery with your charging habits.<p>Tech Reporter<p>This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Do you know how to keep your smartphone's battery healthy?<p>Probably not. In fact, you've probably been hastening the death of your phone's battery …

12 Knots Everyone Should Master

<i>Last Updated December, 2017: We’ve updated the formatting on this post for clarity. Links have also been updated.</i><p>Our Go-To: Water Knot<p><b>Climbing</b> …

Climbing

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No More Hassle with the Orbitkey Ring, Clip, and Strap

in Men's Fashion Trends on<p>19 Shares<p>2<p>2<p>15<p>The Orbitkey Ring, Clip, and Strap improve on the simple task of organizing your keys. Key rings are a simple …

Fashion Trends

This crazy new system can detect motion anywhere in your home using nothing but Wi-Fi

If you’ve never heard of Aura, prepare to be amazed. This futuristic security solution is capable of detecting motion anywhere in your home, and it …

Home Automation

BioLite’s CampStove 2 makes energy from fire for $97.50 (Reg. $130)

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>BioLite (97% positive feedback lifetime) via Amazon currently has its CampStove 2 on sale for <b>$97.46 shipped</b> when you use coupon …

Powerbank

The OXYGEN Bomb: Place This Wherever You Want To CLEAR Toxins And Negative Energy From The Air In Your Home

Do you often suffer from headaches, dizziness, or get colds every once in a while even though you take good care of yourself? If the answer is yes, …

10 things I wish I knew before traveling to Iceland

Iceland is a very trendy destination and because you don’t want to make the same mistakes as everyone else on your trip, we’ve compiled a short list …

I spent years — and a fortune — chasing the life I thought everyone else had until I recognized a simple truth

I used to have this problem. It was almost like an addiction. Except I wasn't actually consuming something — rather, it was like an addiction of wanting to consume things that I couldn't. I'm not proud of this problem. In fact, I used to hide it from family and friends. I used to pretend like …

The 8 Best No-Equipment Moves to Get Stronger

When it comes to no-equipment exercises, it’s best to subscribe to the Navy’s KISS principle—Keep it simple, stupid. Straightforward, compound moves …

This is the best home security camera system. Period.

If you’re looking for a no-hassle wireless home security camera system, our pick is definitely Arlo Pro 2, which is pricey but worth every penny. But …

Google adds Nest Thermostat E, Secure Alarm System, Connect, and Cam IQ outdoor to the Google Store

When Google recently decided to sell only company-made hardware in the Google Store, Nest products were kept in stock. That's not exactly a surprise, …

Android News

25 Free Things to Do on Your Next Visit to Los Angeles

Tourists flock to Los Angeles for a behind-the-scenes peek at the glitz and glamour of Hollywood, but there’s so much more to this SoCal city beyond …

Why Am I Not Gaining Muscle Mass? Top 10 Muscle Building Mistakes

Let’s be honest:<p>One of the most horrifying scenarios is where you look at yourself in the mirror after weeks of working out and dieting and you end …

Fitness

​What Happens to Your Body When You Drink Alcohol After a Hard Ride

​Timing and moderation are important if you don’t want to waylay your recovery<p>You don’t need decades of research to tell you that cyclists (and runners and rugby players and other hard-exercising folks) often enjoy a post-workout beer… or two… or well, more. But science does indeed show a …

Rec Room: 15 Minute Bodyweight Full-Body Workout | Men’s Health

Dogpound founding trainer Rhys Athayde demonstrates all the moves you need for this 15-minute workout in the one-minute video above. It's like having a personal training session with Athayde wherever you may be.<p>This workout is unrelenting—you'll be going from one move to the next with no rests in …

Google’s best travel feature is an orange blob

For as relaxing as vacations are supposed to be, there tends to be an awful lot of stress involved. My girlfriend and I just got back from a trip a couple weeks ago, and the biggest problem we had was planning: sure, we had plane tickets, train tickets, and Airbnbs all set, but we still had to …

The boys are back in town! Cannondale updates the Bad Boy commuter for 2017

Urban bikes nowadays have to be built to provide comfortable transportation, exceptional durability, integrated accessories, and more, all while …

Hydraulic