Michael Nathan Garcia

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White People Are Right: They Built This Country

America is angry.<p>Conservatives are mad for the same reasons they wanted to oust Obama, Muslims, immigrants and anyone who doesn’t support the …

Maxine Waters

The best CPU for gaming

When it comes time to build a gaming PC, it's important to pick the best CPU for the job. Most gamers will spend the most money on the graphics card, …

Computer Hardware

5 Smart Home Tricks That Are Actually Impressive

Going to the effort of setting up a smart home just so you can turn your lights on and off from your phone may not seem like the best use of your …

Smart Homes

Review: This dirt-cheap bluetooth speaker is loud enough to get you evicted

Another day, another thing to review. This time around, I’m looking at the Raycon Turbo Cannon XL Bluetooth speaker.<p>This device — which is a bit like a boombox for the digital age, promising to annoy anyone in close proximity — is loud as hell, and packs 12W drivers. It also supports a variety of …

Batteries

We built a gaming PC out of Prime Day deals

Amazon Prime Day is growing into the Black Friday of the summer, with many other sites and businesses joining the fun. The result is better prices on …

PC Gaming

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

Do Other People Seem Really Stupid Right Now? Harvard Scientists Have an Amazing Explanation

The really good news is that it's not you. It's probably them.<p>Do your co-workers seem dumber lately? Is your boss a little slow on the uptake? Are your employees having a hard time doing things they'd normally accomplish?<p>There could be a simple reason, according to Harvard scientists: It's so hot …

airconditioned

37 Products On Amazon Prime That Have Thousands Of Rave Reviews & Absolutely Rule

They say variety is the spice of life, and it's true. Change is just as essential to life as breathing — except when it's not. Like comfort foods, …

Shopping

Sorry, Apple. These Are the Five Best Laptops for Travelers

Is the world’s best travel laptop dead? Ten years after Steve Jobs introduced the MacBook Air to the world, the laptop is on Apple Inc.’s back …

MacBook Air

‘We Got Bills To Pay Sweetie’. Miami Cops Ordered To Return $19,934 In Cash To Stripper

Miami-Dade Police are on the hook for $19,934, plus over $3,000 more in legal fees that they owe to local stripper, Lizmixell Batista. They don’t owe …

Concealed Carry

Is the Anchor Cable the best smartphone charging cable currently available?

The Anchor Cable is a versatile, rugged cable that can be used to charge your iPhone, Android devices, Kindle tablets, USB-C MacBook, and much …

Gear & Gadgets

Looks like new Sony Xperia will be the world's first 5G smartphone

By Paul Douglas<p>Sony has taken to its official blog to talk up its history of smartphone innovation, pointing out a number of areas where it was first …

Phones

Why You Should Always Use the Walmart App's 'Savings Catcher'

<b>iOS, Android:</b> I’m not a huge Walmart shopper, but if I was—because they had a certain retro gaming system in stock, for example—I’d definitely make …

Personal Finance

Audi Reveals e-tron EV’s Interior: Check Out the Side-View “Mirror” OLED Screens

The seven-inch displays are tucked into the door panels.<p>It once seemed insane when companies like Acura started adding a second screen to their dashboards. Well, the next generation of vehicles laughs at such simplicity. As an example, Audi has unveiled the interior of its upcoming e-tron fully …

Audi

This airplane love story Twitter thread is the cutest thing you’ll read today

When a Texas woman asked a fellow passenger to switch seats so she could sit next to her boyfriend on a flight home to Dallas, she had no idea she’d …

Social Media

How to connect Philips Hue lights to your music, movies, or games

Connecting Philips Hue bulbs to my television has been a long-term dream of mine. We've seen some third-party apps try to make it work, but the …

Home Automation

Georgia’s Most-Expensive Home Is Back on the Market for a Whopping $25 Million

That pool though!<p>The Atlanta mega-mansion built by director-actor Tyler Perry is back on the market and poised to break real estate records for the …

Real Estate

Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint unlimited plans compared

As our phones get faster and have better screens and more processing power, it's natural that they gobble up more cellular data. An unlimited data plan can be a great fit for our data-hungry devices. Keeping track of the ever-changing unlimited plans, prices and features can be frustrating, …

Mobile

8 Futuristic smart home gadgets that will blow your mind

Given the current pace of change, some new products feel like old hat. But these futuristic smart home gadgets should impress even early</b> …

Smart Homes

The 5 Best Exercises at the Gym, According to Personal Trainers

Don’t hit the weight room again until these are on your to-do list.<p>Maybe you're new to working out. Maybe you've been working out for so long that you just realized you've been doing the <i>same six exercises</i> for the last three years. Or perhaps you were recently engaged in some next-level TRX workout …

Workouts

Unlimited data plans are a mess: here’s how to pick the best one

Above Unlimited. Unlimited &More. Unlimited &More Premium. These are the names of new mobile data plans introduced in just the last month by Verizon and AT&T. In an era without net neutrality, we’ve drifted far, far away from the days when “unlimited data” was a simple concept that meant you could …

T-Mobile

Google Wifi Long-Term Review: Slick, Effective And A Dream To Use

Only connect, as E. M. Forster said, though admittedly he meant something rather more life-affirming than wi-fi. Still, we all expect decent wireless connectivity wherever we go. However much we enjoy the speed and increasing availability of 4G, it’s still home broadband that defines our digital …

Wi-Fi

There's a Big Gaming Desk Sale Going on Right Now

<i>If you buy something through this post, IGN may get a share of the sale. For more, read our Terms of Use.</i><p>Whether you live in a house or an apartment, …

Free Shipping

How To Build The Best Gaming PC For $1000

With graphics card prices near normal levels and no major hardware launches in sight for the time being, now is a great time to build a PC. There’s loads of choice when it comes to processors, motherboards, coolers, cases, SSDs and below you can see my picks of the best hardware you should be …

Computer Hardware

25 Must-see Spots in North America According to a Man Who Took a 22,000-mile Road Trip

From remote surf towns to fern-covered canyons and massive glaciers, here are some of the most incredible sights the U.S. and Canada have to …

North America

Time for a New High-Tech Clock

Telling time is but one feature of today’s connected clocks<p>In today’s always-connected, ever-moving world, knowing the time is just one piece of an …

Smart Homes

I Couldn’t Afford To Pay My Student Loans. Then I Received A Warrant For My Arrest.

There’s nothing quite like receiving a warrant for your arrest in the mail. That’s what I discovered this May when a letter was delivered to my Boston apartment.<p>I’ve never been arrested before (excluding that close call in my sophomore year of college) so seeing the words “ARREST WARRANT” stamped …

College & University

18 Unbeatable Brisket Recipes

Brisket was meant to be grilled. Whether marinated or dry rubbed, brisket cooked over smoking wood or charcoal develops a gorgeous crust and juicy, …

BBQ

Physicists Just Found the Last Missing Protons and Neutrons In the Universe

The universe's missing matter has been found, and it's floating between the stars.<p>Researchers who study the ancient history of the universe know how …

Universe

Verizon Is Already Benefiting From the Proposed T-Mobile-Sprint Merger

The wireless industry is less competitive than before, even though the merger hasn't happened yet.<p><b>Verizon Communications</b> (NYSE:VZ) is expected to …

Telecoms