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Fitness experts agree that sit-ups are worthless — here are 9 moves they recommend instead

From celebrity trainers working in the trendiest Manhattan gyms to the National Institute for Fitness and Sport in Indianapolis and the US Army training exams, sit-ups are developing a bad reputation.<p>Scientists have discovered that the moves, once a staple of basic workout routines, don't reduce …

Exercise

How To Tie The Perfect Windsor Knot In 5 Simple Steps

Named after the Duke of Windsor, tying your tie with the Windsor knot is a sure-fire way of proving you mean business in the boardroom while your tie …

Men's Fashion

5 Essential Colognes That'll Always Be in Style

You need a good scent—and you can't go wrong with any of these.<p><i>Welcome to The Esquire Endorsement. Heavily researched. Thoroughly vetted. These picks are the best way to spend your hard-earned cash.</i><p>Style is more than the clothes on your back or the watch on your wrist—it's how you present yourself. …

Cut the cable and get this SiliconDust HD HomeRun system w/ 4 tuners: $130 ($20 off)

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>Newegg offers the SiliconDust HDHR5-4US HomeRun Connect Quatro 4-Tuner Cord Cutter for <b>$129.99 shipped</b> when code <b>80130EDSP078</b> is …

How to Protect Your Home Router from Attacks

A comprehensive guide for choosing and setting up secure Wi-Fi.<p>Your router, that box sitting in a corner of your house giving you internet access, is in many ways more important than your laptop or mobile phone. It might not store any of your personal information directly, but sensitive data passes …

Information Security

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BMW E46 330i with LS3 V8 Could Be Your Dream Car

The BMW 3 Series is and probably will remain the most successful model the Germans ever made. With sales in the millions, the 3er is the bread and …

How SSL/TLS Encryption Hides Malware

<i>When victims don't have the right protection measures in place, attackers can cipher command and control communications and malicious code to evade</i> …

The Shelby GT350 Sounds Crazy with This Aftermarket Exhaust

If you think the GT350 sounded good before, just wait until you hear it with long-tube headers and an X-pipe.<p>The Ford Shelby GT350 isn't a car you'd consider tame. It's the highest-performance trim of Ford's iconic Mustang, and it's not quiet about it. Packing an upgraded suspension, lightened …

Sports Cars

These Reissued Adidas Shoes Are the Perfect Driving Sneakers

Narrow footprint, thin sole, perfect for the road.<p>Adidas loves a reissue, and with good reason: We love them right back. Consider the Stan Smith and Superstar, both of which became ubiquitous after the brand with three stripes started pushing them again in the last few years. Well, get ready for …

Shoes

Gole1 is an Affordable Windows 10 Mini PC with Multi-Touch Display

Unlike Intel Compute Stick, Gole1 mini PC has a 5″ multi-touch display, and it still can be stored in your pocket with ease. This means you can play …

This Dealer Sells Brand-New, 727-HP Supercharged Mustangs for $40,000

A Roush supercharged 2016 Ford Mustang GT with more power than a Hellcat, for less than a nicely-optioned Camaro SS? Believe it.<p>Most aftermarket tuners only list the price for their conversions; it's up to you to provide the car. So when we first read about an Ohio Ford dealership selling …

Sports Cars

A 10 day program to create your first Android app

Building your first Android app doesn’t have to be hard. If you aren’t overly ambitious, then you can break the process down into some simple steps and avoid overwhelming yourself in one go. The trick is to make your first app relatively simple and to focus on creating <i>something</i>. Don’t try and …

Centinel Smart Electric Bicycle Wheel Turns Your Bike into eBike

Don’t need to purchase a brand new electric bike. Using Centinel smart electric bicycle wheel, you can turn your existing bike into ebike. Sounds …

Microsoft OneDrive Offers Users The Ability To Keep Their 15GB Of Free Storage

After announcing that it would be dropping the free storage limit offered to OneDrive users from 15GB down to 5GB, and announced the end of unlimited …

Gear & Gadgets

This 1650-hp 1970 Dodge Charger Is a Restomod Done Right

It's called the SpeedKore Performance Tantrum, and we promise you want one.<p>Pro Touring cars—a.k.a. "restomods"—have become a passion-fueled art form of late, and honestly, they don't get better than SpeedKore's stunning '70 Dodge Charger-based "Tantrum." Done by the same Wisconsin-based shop that …

Sports Cars

Master JavaScript coding with 97% of this 'essentials' bundle

The turning gears behind the internet are driven in part by JavaScript, a vital component of every Web browser. You can learn the language and prepare yourself for a new spectrum of career opportunity with the Essential JavaScript Coding Bundle, on sale now for 97% off from TNW Deals!<p>Over 15 …

This Is Samsung's Crazy New 128GB RAM Chip

This may look like a regular RAM chip, but oh my it packs a punch. This is the latest chunk of RAM to roll off Samsung’s production line—and it …

2016 Ford Mustang Shelby GT350R vs. 2015 Chevrolet Camaro Z/28 - Head 2 Head Ep. 71

Karma launches its first ever subscription data plan

The new Neverstop plan offers an uncapped amount of data for $50 per month<p>Karma has always tried to be a different kind of wireless carrier. It built its name on providing ways for people to purchase ubiquitous access to the internet without having to commit to contracts or monthly plans. Its …

2016 BMW M2 First Look Review

A modern-day BMW 2002 Turbo?<p>BMW has just revealed the smallest (and likely the most affordable) entrant in its M performance line of vehicles. The new 2016 BMW M2 coupe leads the current BMW M235i as the top performance model in the 2 Series lineup. The M2, which was developed on the grueling …

54-propeller superdrone lifts off with a person inside

I've looked at little quadcopter drones and thought, "Gosh, if I could just shrink down to mouse size, that would be a lot of fun to ride around on."<p>YouTube user gasturbine101 apparently looked at a drone and thought, "I could harness the power of a million drones and use them as my personal flying …

Drones

Acer's Cloudbook: Like a Chromebook, But With Windows 10 for $170

Acer has just announced a new pair of computers that offer Windows 10 within a thin-and-light laptop case—and they start at just $170.<p>The Aspire One …

Karma Go review: a mobile hotspot minus the monthly fee

But you have to share<p>Karma was always intriguing, at least in theory. You get a relatively cheap mobile hotspot and data, but it's open to anybody. If somebody near you uses it, you'll get free data added to your plan. But the best part of the Karma system isn't the scheme to try to get free data, …

Vortex Is A Toy Robot That Teaches Kids How To Code

DFRobot, a company that has been building robots for the education market since 2008, this week introduced its first attempt at making a robot accessible to all children, with the debut of Vortex – an interactive, programmable robot aimed at kids 6 and up. The Vortex robot pairs with iOS and …

App Store

Kickstart A Drone Exoskeleton For Your Phone

Yes, it can take selfies<p>Whenever I play with the miniature computer in my pocket that I call a phone, I often think, “Wouldn’t it be great if there was a way to lose this in a tree far from where I am?” PhoneDrone, a new crowdfunding project on Kickstarter, envisions a world where this is possible. …

Hear the Ford Focus RS snarl as it attacks a mountain

Sounds pretty mean.<p>You know you love the Ford Focus RS.<p>Based on the pleasant and fine-driving Focus five-door hatchback, and packing a hopped-up version of the EcoBoost Mustang's turbo 2.3-liter four and a nifty all-wheel-drive system, it's poised to occupy the perch at the top of the hot-hatch …

Ford Mustang

​Raspberry Pi stars in UK spy agency's mini supercomputer

Most people use the $35 Raspberry Pi computer for its intended purpose, as a cheap machine good for education and experimentation. But the UK's Government Communications Headquarters has leveled up by interlinking 66 of the diminutive devices into a single computing cluster.<p>The spy agency unveiled …

10 best learning apps for kids

Education has changed a lot over the last couple of decades. Institutional based education is still present. However, there is more focus than ever on learning at home, continuing one’s education, and using the Internet for the glorious information tool that it is. Childhood is particularly …

Apps

Skeptical of HoloLens? It's time to rewatch how Microsoft sold us on the Kinect

The HoloLens hardware, which Microsoft claims requires no phone or computer connection to use, looks amazing. You can walk around virtual objects freely, without the use of hardware in a fixed position for positional tracking. You use your hands to interact with the world, even though gesture-based …

Augmented Reality