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Rusia dice que avión siniestrado en el Sinaí se destruyó en el aire

Rusia, cuya población llora la muerte de los 224 pasajeros del Airbus ruso estrellado el sábado en Egipto, informó este domingo de que <b>el avión se</b> …

Angry John Harbaugh scolds reporter during awkward halftime interview

The Ravens and Redskins came to blows Saturday night following a dirty tackle by Washington linebacker Keenan Robinson, prompting Baltimore Ravens head coach John Harbaugh to <i>run</i> across the field and shout at Jay Gruden.<p>Comcast SportsNet’s Brent Harris was tasked with trying to interview Harbaugh as …

Football (U.S.)

Is the Apple Watch the beginning of the end for the enterprise?

It’s been an exciting week. Salesforce just created a venture arm, announcing a new $100 million venture fund with two major investments in wearables. Then Apple introduces two new products — the iPhone 6 with Apple Pay and the Apple Watch.<p>Just as the iPhone and other smartphones have transformed …

40 Photoshop Tutorials for Learning Photo Editing

<b>Photoshop</b> can be an invaluable tool to a photographer, regardless of whether you are looking to do subtle touchups or more involved photo editing and …

How to Start an Online Business

The job market is tougher than ever, but starting your own business online has never been easier. Here's how to get a good idea off the ground.<p><b>Alex Andon wasn't thrilled</b> to lose his biotech job in May 2008. But unlike most of the 2.6 million others laid off that year, he knew exactly what to do …

How to Make Your iPad a Second Screen: Video

You can make your iPad a second screen of your home Wi-Fi. Here's how.<p><b>If you own an iPad</b>, you're halfway to having a second screen for your laptop or desktop computer. The other half of the equation is to get a screen extension app, such as MaxiVista (Windows) or Air Display (Mac or Windows). Both …

Mobile TV

8 Ways to Get Smarter (Without Leaving Your Desk)

Why settle for Wikipedia? Yes, we love the Web's favorite encyclopedia, but soon you'll be auditing MIT classes, reading Einstein's papers, and seeing the universe the way astronomers see it—and all for free online. Here are some great ways to stretch your brain while hanging out at home.<p>Why settle …

Digitize Your Home Movies Before They're Gone Forever

DVD, VHS, even projector film—wherever you've stored those old home movies of long-ago vacations or children's first steps, you could lose them if the physical medium deteriorates. Before you lose irreplaceable footage, convert it to digital and save it forever.<p>As video content gets old, it gains …

Archives

25 Skills Every Man Should Know: Your Ultimate DIY Guide

These days, you can outsource almost any job -- but some things you need to know how to do yourself. Study our master list with step-by-step tips from the experts, and test your DIY aptitude each step of the way.<p>These days, you can outsource almost any job -- but some things you need to know how to …

Woodworking

How to Restore Your Data After a Hard Drive Crash

So you remember to back up your data before a hard drive crash. Congratulation. But now it'd time to get down to the hard work of restoring your data. Here's how.<p><b>When my computer wouldn't boot for the</b> second time in one week, I knew the end was coming for the 4-year-old PC. It was hard to diagnose …

Operating Systems

Solving the Password Problem

What makes a good password, how do you keep track of all the different ones you're supposed to have, and is there hope for a future free of passwords?<p><b>Getting hacked is becoming an Internet rite</b> of passage. Consider 2012 alone: First Zappos was hacked, its customers' passwords and other personal …

Information Systems

20 DIY Mistakes We've Made (So You Don't Have To)

The editors here at Popular Mechanics would like you to know that we're not perfect. Whether tackling home improvements or making automotive repairs, we've all made our fair share of mistakes. Here are some of the worst. If you've got some that you'd like to share, send them to …

9 Easy Ways to Add Storage Space

You don't need to renovate or remodel to solve the clutter problem in your home. You just need to try these smart storage solutions.<p>You don't need to renovate or remodel to solve the clutter problem in your home. You just need to try these smart storage solutions.

Don't Be an Idiot: How to Use Any Kind of Ladder Safely

One of the easiest ways to injure yourself around the home is by using a ladder improperly. So before you climb up there to hang holiday decorations or fix that roof before winter comes, take heed of our advice.<p><b>You don't need me to remind you that</b> climbing ladders is potentially dangerous, but …

Which Light Bulb Should You Pick To Replace Your Incandescents?

Starting Jan.1, 2014, manufacturers will stop making 60- and 40-watt incandescent light bulbs to comply with new federal energy efficiency laws. Should you choose halogens, CFL-halogen hybrids, or LEDs to replace your old household bulbs? We talked to GE about the pluses and minuses of …

8 Quick Home Upgrades You'll Wish You Installed Sooner

It doesn't take a lot of money or time to make a big difference. Consider these simple home improvements, which you won't believe you ever lived without.<p>It doesn't take a lot of money or time to make a big difference. Consider these simple home improvements, which you won't believe you ever lived …

Jingle Beers: Making the Perfect Christmas Brew

Now that you've gotten the hang of home brewing, you're ready to prepare a holiday specialty. Here's what to know.<p><b>Taste Your Spices Before You Brew</b><p>"Beers should be very seasonal, so when winter comes along, so do our heartier beers," says Tim Walker, head brewer and owner of Small Batch Beer in …

A Beginner's Guide to Wiring Your Home Office

Installing cable for home-office networks is relatively easy, but it has its pitfalls. Fortunately, most of these are easy to avoid.<p>Installing cable for home-office networks is relatively easy, but it has its pitfalls. Fortunately, most of these are easy to avoid.

15 Ways to Fix Everything With Vinegar

Made a mess? Look no further than your kitchen cupboard<p>Made a mess? Look no further than your kitchen cupboard

5 Energy Vampires You Need to Kill

Outing an energy vampire probably isn't high on your list of house projects like, say, replacing worn carpet in the family room or installing outdoor safety lights. But it should be.<p><b>Heating and Cooling</b><p>Given how much Americans spend to heat and cool their homes—in 2013, approximately $2,177 per …

Everything You Need to Know About LED Light Bulbs

Feeling lost in the lightbulb aisle now that those beloved incandescents are disappearing? We're here to help.<p><b>Incandescent era, RIP. Like it or not, it's</b> time to move on. Traditional incandescent lightbulbs are gone—not banned, precisely, but phased out because the Energy Independence and Security …

Llovizna adelantó la implosión de la torre 5 de Space

Este jueves se derrumbó la torre 5 del edificio Space, en Medellín. La empresa Atila S.A.S. realizó el procedimiento. No obstante, hay confusión por …

¡Hola! / Teléfono rosa

¡Hola!<p>La revista ‘¡Hola!’ trae en su portada a Karen Martínez y sus tres hijos con Juanes: Paloma, Luna y Dante. En Miami, donde viven, los niños le …

Obama anuncia 400 millones aportados por Adobe y Prezi para nuevo programa educativo

El presidente de Estados Unidos, Barack Obama, anunciará este viernes que <b>las empresas de programas informáticos Adobe y Prezi han aportado material</b> …

Panamá celebra aniversario 110 de separación de Colombia

Los panameños celebraron este domingo con dianas y desfiles cívicos el 110 aniversario de su separación de Colombia, en 1903, fecha que marcó el …

El pueblo que se ilumina con espejos durante invierno

Rjukan, es un pueblo Noruego ubicado a 175 kms al oeste de Oslo, este pueblo de tan solo 3500 habitantes se encuentra situado en medio de dos …