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How to Negotiate Your Next New-Car Lease Like a Pro

Car salespeople will tell you that most people who end up leasing a new vehicle don’t walk through the door thinking of themselves as lease customers. Rather, like proposals on New Year’s Eve, leasing often just kind of happens, and the person has to live with the consequences of a spontaneous …

How to Freeze and Thaw Every Kind of Meat

Whether it’s surplus ground beef, chicken breasts, or fish fillets, the freezer can be an extremely useful tool for saving time and money when you …

How to buy cryptocurrency (in simple terms)

Blockchain technology is undoubtedly awesome: It has the potential to change the way we think about money, energy, time and digital space. After …

The Real Story Behind The Crazy Watch Tony Fadell Helped Invent

No other watch has the same photocells that power orbital satellites–and an origin story intertwined with Fadell’s own forgotten experiments in creating a pocketable MP3 player.<p>Benoit Mintiens was 12 years into his industrial design career when his friend, a diamond dealer, came to him with an …

LightCam: a smart light bulb that doubles as a security camera

Smart light bulbs are all the hype, and we are glad to see LIFX and Philips Hue are no longer the only players in the game. Manufacturers are rising across the industry; some with very interesting ideas. So far we haven’t seen anything like LightCam, though. It is pretty much what it sounds like—a …

Home Automation

Buying and selling bitcoin, explained

<i>Before you jump into this overview of how to buy and sell bitcoin, check out our first article in this series,</i> <i>Bitcoin, explained</i><i>.</i><p>Mining bitcoin isn't the only way to get your hands on the stuff, you know.<p>In fact, mining bitcoin is a complete pain in the buns. At a minimum, you need specialized …

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3 Cryptocurrencies to Consider Buying Over Bitcoin

It's time to forget about bitcoin! These virtual currencies have much more to offer over the long run.<p>It may be hard to believe, but it's the truth: …

Quickguard replaces Quick Release nut for fenders that won’t touch the frame

After 30 years of tinkering with his idea for a simple, effective fender, Chris Howard is finally bringing it to life. According to the inventor, his …

Ford IRV2 Group Buy with The 5 Star Tune

Description<p><b>Quick Overview</b><p><b>Preloaded 5 Star Tuning 6.8L RV Gas Tuner with our RV Daily Tow Tune. (Finding your PCM code is no longer an issue!) For</b> …

Gwin’s secret protection against flats – Flat Tire Defender foam inserts

As Aaron Gwin put it on his social media accounts – the secret’s out. The secret to flat protection that is. But that’s just the beginning. Flat Tire …

The Best Places to Travel in 2017

From Portugal and the Azores to Canada (yes—all of it), these 17 editor-endorsed destinations are the best places to travel this year.<p>New Zealand<p>Tokyo-Kanazawa-Kyoto<p>Zimbabwe<p>Rwanda<p>Buenos Aires<p>Chilean Patagonia<p>Uruguay

The 10 Safest Countries in the World

Start planning your travel to these peaceful places.<p>Despite the world being full of messes in 2017—including in the travel sector—it actually managed to become safer overall, year over year. It's still below levels from a decade ago, but improvement counts for something. But while world peace has …

European Travel

This drone hides underwater then takes to the skies to execute its mission

We've seen experimental drones that rule that skies with speed and even mounted weapons, but a new flying drone prototype has emerged that will lie …

Ever Brite Solar Light | Official TV Site

Offer Details: Ever Brite ™ are motion activated outdoor LED lights. When you order today you will receive an Ever Brite™ Light for only $12.99 plus …

How to File a Patent in 8 Easy Steps | Inc.com

Have you invented something so cool, useful and original that the rest of the world just shouldn't be forced to live without it any longer? Unless you want to make others rich on the avails of your ingenuity, you're probably going to want to patent that.<p>(Note: if it's a business name you're talking …

5 Valuable Sales Lessons We Can Learn From Introverts | Inc.com

Extroverts thrive in people dominated environments. They draw energy from others. Introverts require down time to recharge their batteries so they can reengage with others. In professional selling, Extroverts tend to excel at both ends of the sales process--prospecting and closing. In general, the …

Cover Your Track

Odds are your insurance policy doesn't apply at the track. Here's what to do about it.<p>It all comes down to the fine print: the exclusions and definitions sections of your insurance policy. According to Michael Barry, vice president of media relations for the Insurance Information Institute, the …

Flawless, Wireless Photo Transfer With Eyefi Mobi Pro SD Card

More cameras have wi-fi these days to enable fast and seamless transfer of images to phone or computer, but not all of them, and not all ever will. The Canon 5D Mark iii, for example, is so weatherproofed that getting a signal through its body would be tricky. And while taking a memory card from …

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Liquid EPDM Rubber Roof Coatings For Roof Leaks

EPDM Coatings LLC<p>Why is liquid EPDM (rubber) THE best choice?<p>The Liquid version of EPDM is identical to the sheet version EPDM, but because it's a …

Home Improvement

Scout gets IFTTT channel, runs away with DIY home security crown

Home security doesn’t have to be expensive any more. In fact, you can get peace of mind for a few hundred bucks upfront, and never pay another dime. …

Home Automation

3D Robotics Opens Its Flight Control App For Drones To Developers

3D Robotics, the largest U.S.-based drone manufacturer, today announced the launch of its open-source Tower flight control app for drone copters and planes on Android phones and tablets. The app gives users a few new ways to talk to their drones, but far more importantly, it offers developers a new …

Understanding Video in the HERO4

4K – 24 & 30 – Wide<p>This is a new standard of quality for the HERO4 and my favorite mode when I don’t need slow motion. In editing, even when scaled …

HERO4 Menu Icons Cheat Sheet | GoPro Tips

There’s not a lot of screen real estate on those tiny monochrome LCD screens on the front of GoPro cameras. So for a bunch of features and modes, …

11 Cities You Must Backpack At Least Once

There are almost too many must-see cities in the world -- and the most seamless way to hit them all is by backpacking. With little luggage and a huge sense of adventure, a backpacking trip allows you to experience new places with freedom and ease (all while teaching you more than college ever …

Eye-Fi Mobi Delivers Photos From Your Camera To The Cloud | One Lap

The rise of smartphone cameras decimated the entry-level digital camera market. In contrast, sales of DSLR and other high-end cameras have thrived. High-end cameras provide interchangeable lenses and have the raw performance demanded by serious photographers but, unlike the quality cameras being …

Watch an SR-71 Pilot Explain How the Cockpit Works

Richard Graham walks you through everything you need to know to fly a Blackbird. Almost everything.<p>An SR-71's exterior is all smooth, swooping surfaces. The Blackbird's interior, however, is a cramped assemblage of dials and switches need to keep the supersonic spy plane aloft.<p>Don't be intimidated, …

Comparing NASCAR Cup engines to Formula One engines, by EPI Inc.

- The Definitive V8's -<p>NASCAR Cup and FIA Formula One engines:<br>How do they compare?<p>NOTE: All our Products, Designs and Services are ORGANIC, …

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