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Humin Launches Knock Knock, An App For College Kids To Contact Each Other Without Exchanging Numbers

Ankur Jain, the founder of Humin – an app that aims to organize your contacts better than your smartphone – is sitting across from me in a conference room in downtown San Francisco and knocking on his own smartphone.<p>Two strong thumps to the glass screen and a comic book styled app called Knock …

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Here’s Samsung’s Answer To The Apple Watch

Last week, Samsung held a big conference in New York. While many anticipated the announcements of the Galaxy Note 5 and the Galaxy S6 Edge+, the company also teased a new upcoming device — the Samsung Gear S2. This new smartwatch looks nothing like the Samsung Gear S. It’s a smaller, more …

10 things in tech you need to know today

<b>1. Snapchat generated just $3.1 million in revenue last year.</b> That's according to leaked financial documents obtained by Gawker.<p><b>2. Uber allegedly hired a convicted murderer who applied to be a driver with a fake name.</b> A complaint filed by the San Francisco District Attorney's office claims there …

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How to get the V-shape, fast

To sculpt your body into the coveted V-shape, the first step is to create the illusion that your waist is smaller. How? By making your upper body …

Workouts

The M&F Man of Steel Workout

<b>Duration</b> 7 days<p><b>Exercises</b> 31<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>Since 1938, Clark Kent has been disappearing into phone booths and reappearing a moment later as Superman, …

The Ultimate Morning Workout

Jumpstart your fat burners and build muscle with this quick at-home routine<p>Warm up with the mobility and dynamic flexibility moves. Then perform the 1-minute drill. Rest 15 to 30 seconds, then do the strength circuit. Rest 1 minute. Repeat the drill and strength circuit sequence three to five …

Five Weeks to Washboard Abs

<b>Duration</b> 5 weeks<p><b>Exercises</b> 9<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>Humans are creatures of habit, doing certain things over and over again because they feel comfortable, such …

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Fantasy Football 2014: Top 200 Fantasy Player Rankings

Winning your fantasy football league begins first and foremost with finding the greatest values in your draft. The following rankings examine my personal top 200 players in the game for the 2014 season with that exact goal in mind: finding value.<p>Learning when to wait and when to reach for the best …

Proto.io Lets You Create Mobile App Prototypes And See Them Run In A Native App

Proto.io, a mobile prototyping platform that’s been organically growing its footprint over the last couple of years, is now offering a fairly notable new feature: In addition to being able to easily build mobile app prototypes using its service, it has just launched native iOS and Android apps that …

George Clooney Through the Ages

Because this man did not just appear on this earth with silver hair and celebrity. As he told us in our new profile, he "came from somewhere."<p><b>As ubiquitous and universally beloved</b> as his face is now, it's easy to forget sometimes that Clooney's actually gone through plenty of different faces, in …

NYPD calls mosques terror groups

NEW YORK — The New York Police Department has secretly labeled entire mosques as terrorist organizations, a designation that allows police to use informants to record sermons and spy on imams, often without specific evidence of criminal wrongdoing.<p>Designating an entire mosque as a terrorism …

Google is preparing for screenless computers

The spread of computing to every corner of our physical world doesn’t just mean a proliferation of screens large and small—it also means we’ll soon come to rely on mobile computers with no screens at all. “It’s now so inexpensive to have a powerful computing device in my car or lapel, that if you …

Tom Cruise

Samsung's smartwatch to be unveiled Sept. 4, report says

The Samsung smartwatch will be unveiled in early September, according to a report this week.<p>SamMobile, a website that covers Samsung news, reports that it has confirmed that the South Korean tech giant will unveil its rumored device on Sept. 4.<p>The unveiling will take place at the IFA annual …

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