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8 apps to help you actually keep your 2015 New Year's resolutions

New Year's resolutions are tough.<p>Though we may start the year with the best of intentions, old habits die hard and too often we're back to our old …

SkylinkNet Alarm System Starter Kit review: Skylink's DIY security kit is basic but dependable - CNET

<b>The Good</b> SkylinkNet's kit was a reliable performer in our tests, with responsive sensors and an easy-to-use app.<p><b>The Bad</b> Skylink won't call the police for you if the alarm goes off, and its system won't integrate into a larger connected-home setup.<p><b>The Bottom Line</b> There's nothing groundbreaking about …

Home Automation

Could Flooring Every Car on the Planet Speed Up the Earth's Rotation? – Feature

We know that every burnout results in at least one angry bystander because science tells us that every action generates an equal and opposite reaction. Newton’s Third Law also states that the torque that propels your car creates a reactionary force that acts on the Earth’s surface. Geologically …

Earth Science

Five Best Sound Bars

<b>Update:</b> We tallied up the votes, and the SONOS PLAYBAR took home the prize. Thanks for voting!<p>Your voteshave set the bar very high with these five …

These USB-Equipped Power Outlets Bring Your Home Into the Present

I'm pretty sure most of us plug more things into USB ports these days than actual wall outlets, so it makes a ton of sense to build USB chargers …

Gear & Gadgets

Flippr Accesses Your Widgets Anywhere in Android

Android: Widgets are one of Android's best unique features. The trouble is they're limited to the home screen. Flippr solves the problem by putting …

Blur Launcher Turns Apps Into Google Now-Style Home Screen Pages

Android: The Google Now Launcher's spiffiest feature is that you can swipe to the left to access Google Now. Blur Launcher (from the makers of Talon …

The Flat Tiles Home Screen

Single-screen home screens are excellent at getting you to what you need without too many taps. This design from My Color Screen user Pitoko/David …

Get an MBA-Equivalent Education with These Free Courses

Want to learn everything you might in an MBA program—without having to pay for the expensive classes? Online learning hub SlideRule has gathered free …

Online Education

Alzheimer's Patients Will Be Injected With the Blood of Young People

It's not often that science confirms ideas straight out of vampire lore, but here you have one: a spate of studies in mice have found that infusions …

'Wizard Wars' Creator and Justin Flom Do 13 Magic Tricks in 2 Minutes

Magic is all around us — at least, that's what the magicians on Syfy's upcoming reality competition show, <i>Wizard Wars</i>, will show viewers.<p>On the show, …

Snapshot Opens Your Phone's Camera When You Unlock in Landscape Mode

Android: You don't always have more than a few seconds to spare when you're taking a picture with your phone. Snapshot gets you to the camera faster …

Android News

Jell-O and Marshmallows Make a Quick and Tasty Fondant

Fondant icing is the ingredient cake artists use to create their masterpieces. Grocery stores don't always carry it, though, and it's expensive if …

Dessert

Gadgets: Navdy Heads-Up Display Offers A Glimpse Of Driving In The Future

Think back a few years to 2011 and the release of <i>Mission Impossible 4: Ghost Protocol</i>. Remember the stunning heads-up display shown on the amazing …

Apps

'The Walking Dead' Season 5 Trailer Has Arrived — And It's Awesome

SAN DIEGO — Rick and Co. are a little worse for wear in the new trailer for Season 5 of AMC's <i>The Walking Dead</i>.<p>We last left the gang in the hands of …

How I Crowdsource My Grocery Shopping With Instacart

Grocery shopping in a city can be challenging. Lugging your heavy goods in bags (which often break and initiate a clumsy, mid-street re-stuffing of …

10 Strange Food Combinations You Have to Try

Your tastebuds don't always get along with your eyes.<p>We're all a little guilty of judging food before we've actually tried it. Mentally mashing two …

A Website That Warps You Back to the Hit Songs of Your Youth

Do you ever have flashbacks to that middle school dance, the one where you slow-danced to All-4-One and had your first kiss under an elm tree while …

Watch a parade of five Lamborghinis make their way through a shopping mall

It's easy to forget that high-performance cars are not limited in size to something like a Lotus Elise or Mazda MX-5. They can get <i>big</i>. Take Lamborghini, for example. It might focus on combining low curb weights and high-output engines, but an Aventador very nearly occupies the same amount of space …

Aerosol Cake Batter Is Real Now and Nothing Will Ever Be the Same

Just when you thought that mankind's genius could stretch no further, a solid year of research has given birth to a new apex in cake innovation. …

Watch this Indian man carry a motorcycle up a ladder on his head

Sometimes the Internet provides a video so jaw-droppingly weird that it has to be shared. Just watch in stunned silence at the feats of strength and balance on display by this man in India as he hefts a motorcycle up a ladder while balancing the bike on his head. Yes, really.<p>It takes four men just …

Dubai Roadster already attracting orders ahead of debut

We would generally advise against buying a car sight unseen, but when it comes to some supercars, the entire year's production run is often spoken for before the car is even unveiled. Which is fine, in some sense we guess, when it's coming from a known manufacturer like Ferrari or Lamborghini. The …

2014 Volkswagen Amarok Canyon

Jaguar wants to make real-life driving just like a video game

Jaguar Land Rover is on a bit of a tech bent today. It's announced its new family of four-cylinder engines and a "self-learning" vehicle Range Rover prototype, and now it's announced what it calls the Jaguar Virtual Windscreen.<p>The technology is similar to other head-up displays and telematics …

850-hp Jaguar C-X75 hybrid supercar struts its speed

After several years of tinkering, Jaguar once again chats up the jaw-dropping C-X75 hybrid supercar, and shows off an incredible behind-the-scenes video of the latest prototype.<p>With a name fit for a "Star Wars" droid, the Jaguar C-X75 boasts some out-of-this-world looks and seriously sexy specs. …

Jaguar Land Rover

Ferrari 458 Italia Project F Concept | HiConsumption

Posted in Rides<p>As if the Ferrari 458 Italia wasn’t menacing enough in its current form, Dutch design firm Ugur Sahin Design (USD) has created an even …

BMW And Mercedes Working Together On Wireless Charging

Follow Antony<p>When it comes to electric vehicles, both BMW and Mercedes-Benz have, to some extent, got the hard part out of the way. Each has designed …

First Drive: Lamborghini Huracán LP 610-4

Hands-in with the most important Lamborghini ever<p>Miura, Countach, Murciélago. Bedroom-poster heroes, every one, and the foundations of the Lamborghini legend. The Lamborghini reality as we know it today, however, was built squarely on the Gallardo. Almost half of the 30,000 cars built by …

​Attach Wrap Boxes to the Fridge With Magnets to Save Drawer Space

Kitchen drawers are magnets for clutter, but this is a problem you can fix with magnets. The sides of a metal fridge make an great home for foil and …

This simple drifting game is going to destroy your productivity

Simple gameplay, stunning visuals.<p>The controls are stupid-simple, but if you're looking for accurate tire modeling and drifting physics, look elsewhere. <i>Absolute Drift</i> takes about 2 seconds to understand, about 5 minutes to master, and then it's all about trying to gain points for destroying boxes, …