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Windows 8.1 update aims to win over mouse-and-keyboard users, arrives April 8th as an automatic download

The whole point of Windows 8 was to make Microsoft's aging OS easier to use on touchscreen devices. Mission accomplished, we'd say (more or less). But now the folks in Redmond have a new challenge afoot: Make Windows 8 equally easy to use on tablets and traditional PCs. The company's already made …

Audit finds Baltimore speed cameras wrong by $2.8M [w/video]

The debate over automatic cameras for speed and red light enforcement is already fairly intense, but a secret audit from 2012 of the traffic cameras in Baltimore, MD should heat things up a bit. In an audit of the city's 83 speed cameras, <i>The Baltimore Sun</i> is reporting that 13 had a double digit …

Kanex simpleDock

A great accessory for the MacBook Air and other ultraportable computers. Plug it in to your computer’s USB port and in return you get three USB 3.0 …

Build a six-pack at home in three weeks with dumbbells

The three-week six pack<p>Men generally like to approach cardio and fitness like church and state (ie separately). But combining them is the key to …

First Look: 2015 Cadillac ATS Coupe

More powerful. Better-looking. Another win for Caddy.<p>Cadillac unveiled the all-new ATS Coupe at the 2014 Detroit Auto Show today.<p>Naturally, the two-door shares a number of styling cues with its four-door sibling, but overall, it's a slicker, better-looking car. Which is saying something, as we like …

10 Stellar David Bowie Covers

On May 12th, Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield posted the first music video recorded in space, appropriately covering the David Bowie classic "Space …

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Canon PowerShot N100 Has Huge Specs For a Pocket Camera

<i>Editor's Note: This article has been updated to correct information about the size of the N100.</i><p>The Canon PowerShot N100 will back up its 12-megapixel …

Remove Windshield Stickers Easier with a Cellphone Screen Protector

Stickers on your car's windshield, such as the ones you need for parking, are notoriously difficult to remove later. Keeping a corner unstuck is one …

Screen Protector

Reality check for your fitness resolution from a reality show trainer

If you're like many Americans, you made a resolution to lose weight and get in shape in 2014. And, if you're like many Americans, you'll step on the scale a few days into your new diet and throw your hands up in discouragement at the lack of "The Biggest Loser"-worthy numbers.<p>And "Biggest Loser" …

Fitness

Motivation - The Running Bug

5 Ways to Create Detail Photos - Digital Photography School

The Perfect Form

Running better, from head to toe.<p><b>Head Tilt</b> How you hold your head is key to overall posture, which determines how efficiently you run. Let your gaze guide you. Look ahead naturally, not down at your feet, and scan the horizon. This will straighten your neck and back, and bring them into alignment. …

2014 Porsche 911 GT3 First Drive

The Best Gets Better<p>I’ve heard German car engineers make a lot of bold claims. I’ve heard them claim to have “perfected perfection” and to have increased intangibles like “sportiveness” and “dynamism.” They do it a lot. But I heard something at the launch of the 911 GT3 that I hadn’t heard before. …

The best PDF app for Managing, Reading, and Editing — The Sweet Setup

We slogged through seventeen different PDF apps to try and find the <i>one</i> PDF app that would change your life — well, at least change your iPad usage — …

Set Up Opening and Closing Rituals to Form Better Habits

When you are looking to form a new habit, it might be wise to set up rituals to start and stop, says Hannah Braime, author of The Ultimate Guide to …

Get Your Creative Juices Flowing with Different Focal Lengths

The Midas Road

<b>AN ATHLETIC, ARTISTIC URBAN ROCKET SHIP</b> <b><br>Video Test Drive of the 2014 BMW 428i</b><p>The 2014 BMW 4 Series is an artistic urban rocket ship that perfectly …

How to Use Flipboard to Create a Killer DIY Hyperlocal Publication in 5 Minutes | Street Fight

<b>Published:</b><p>For anyone who owns an iPad, it’s no surprise that Flipboard is a breakthrough. The one-year-old application allows you to instantly turn …

Food Photography Tips and Techniques

The rise of minimalist cooking is changing the art of food photography. The following is a look at some of the techniques adopted by photographers to …

The Secret Features of OS X Mavericks

OS X Mavericks didn't exactly wow anyone with its advertised feature set, but it does have some pretty cool hidden features. Here are our …

Apps

Exclusive Peek at Britney Spears in January's InStyle: "Nowadays I'm Very Critical of Myself"

<i>Late this past fall, cover story writer (and</i> InStyle's <i>Fashion Features Editor) Isabel González Whitaker went out to L.A. to interview Britney Spears,</i> …

Brad Pitt's Personal Photos of Angelina Jolie

Every family has its unique rites of passage, those generational milestones that mark a child’s growth and remind parents of their own similar experiences, years earlier. In the Jolie-Pitt household, one such event is the day a kid begins collecting daggers. Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt’s …

15 Great Songs You Probably Didn't Hear in 2013

From 15 of the best albums of the year<p><b>Year in and out,</b> we compile a list of tunes that flew under the radar, mostly from underrated or emerging artists. We call that list "The best songs you probably didn't hear this year." We do that in lieu of an obligatory and trite Top 10 Albums of the Year …

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The Best New Menswear Pieces To Buy Right Now Bank these must-haves for the weekend<p>Promotion 11 Spring/Summer Staples You Will Get Your Money’s Worth …

Electronics - Product Reviews - Comparison for 2018

Expert Reviews on the Best Products, Software & Services<p>Gadget Review was founded on one simple premise: honest expert reviews that will help any …

Are You The One? Vs. Ex On The Beach: Which Experience Was More Stressful?

MTV Shows<p>Get the latest on MTV Shows like Teen Wolf, Awkward, Teen Mom and reality TV classics such as Beavis and Butt-head and The Hills. Visit …

2014 Renewal Scorecard: What's Coming Back? What's Getting Cancelled? What's on the Bubble?

TVLine’s annual index of immeasurable relief and crushing disappointment known as the Renewal Scorecard has arrived!<p>From now until late May, ABC, …

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