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This Android app just changed the desktop game: scrcpy

This week developer rom1v released an application for Mac, Windows, and Linux which makes Android appear on a desktop. The user has only to connect …

The World's Most Romantic Adventures

You're guaranteed to get some action on these heart-racing trips.<p>Grab your partner, lace up your matching boots, and summon your wild kindred spirits to take on these romantic adventures around the world.<p>Whether you prefer unmatched access to Earth’s most interesting species, a wintry cross-country …

Awesome Adventure Lodges That Won't Break the Bank

We found five impressive spots you can actually afford.<p>Camping might make you feel one with nature, but it far from guarantees a good night’s rest. At the same time, shelling out for quality accommodations in America’s most spectacular outdoor destinations can be a hard-to-justify luxury.<p>We scoured …

Power your iPad, iPhone, and MacBook in the car w/ this 300W inverter: $21 (Reg. $28)

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>BESTEK (98% positive feedback lifetime) via Amazon offers its 300W 12V DC inverter with 2 AC outlets and 2 USB ports for <b>$20.99</b> …

This $28 Power Strip Has Four Outlets That Can be Controlled Individually With Alexa

<i>Boy Genius Report</i> has discovered a power strip that all owners of Alexa-powered devices need to add to their smarthome collection. Find out more <i>BGR</i> …

These truly wireless earbuds are like AirPods, but they cost $40 instead of $159

Apple’s AirPods weren’t the first truly wireless earbuds to hit the market, but they created a tidal wave of followers that now offer similar …

Tech Trends

This Starving Polar Bear Broke a Photographer’s Heart

<i>National Geographic</i> photographer Paul Nicklen was visiting the Baffin Islands in Canada this summer when he came across a heartbreaking sight: a …

Polar Bears

Siri and Alexa are under fire for their replies to sexual harassment

“I’d blush if I could” is not the response you’d expected to hear when you tell Siri she’s a slut—but it is.<p>In February, months before the #MeToo movement erupted, I ran an experiment in which I sexually harassed Apple’s Siri, Amazon’s Alexa, Microsoft’s Cortana, and Google’s Google Home to …

Sexual Harassment

The Frostrune iOS mystery-adventure game now free for very first time (Reg. $5)

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>The Frostrune is a mysterious puzzle-adventure game based in Viking myth and is now available for <b>free</b>. This is the very first time …

Ipsos Poll: Most Americans Don't Trust Trump On North Korea

A narrow majority of Americans don't trust President Trump to handle the conflict with North Korea, according to a new NPR/Ipsos poll.<p>The findings come as the president and his diplomatic team prepare for the United Nations General Assembly in New York this week, where North Korea's renegade …

North Korea

Trump Doubles Down on Threats Against North Korea as Nuclear Tensions Escalate

BRIDGEWATER, N.J. — President Trump escalated his war of words with North Korea on Thursday by declaring that his provocative threat to rain down “fire and fury” might not have been harsh enough, as nuclear tensions between the two nations continued to crackle.<p>Rejecting critics at home and abroad …

North Korea

Moby Mart is the 24-hour supermarket that comes to you wherever you are

It’s either the future of retail, or the peak of laziness. Although come to think of it, it really could be both. Meet the Moby Mart, a store that …

Autonomous Vehicle

Russia develops military exoskeleton to give soldiers superhuman capabilities

Any sci-fi flick or video game showing a futuristic battlefield is always filled with soldiers wearing advanced high-tech armor and all manner of …

Russia

Engineers Create Battery-Free Phone Powered By Ambient Energy

Creating electricity out of thin air.<p>Engineers have created a battery-free phone that can make calls is powered only by the ambient energy around …

8 essential items to help you ride out a storm

Apocalypse later.<p>For most of us, an elaborate doomsday bunker is overkill. But, when facing down a tornado, hurricane, blizzard, or whatever Mother Nature flings at you, a little preparation can save you from a real-life version of the grocery store frenzy in an end time zombie flick. Start with …

Everything you need to do your first Tough Mudder

Tough Mudder is fast becoming the name synonymous with obstacles races. In fact it’s a particular brand of Obstacle Course Race, or OCR, which pits …

The Most High-Tech Garage Door Opener in the World

Top 10 Survival Tips You Need to Know Now ... you

Top 10 Survival Tips You Need to Know Now …<p>0<p>First of all, this article will help you in the future, because it is an article in which you will learn …

Is drone giant DJI about to unveil its smallest drone yet?

DJI sure has been busy lately.<p>In the last few weeks alone it has launched the Phantom 4 Advanced, unveiled the full specs of its first-person-view …

Drones

The BlackBerry KEYone is finally here! (Video)

2017 has proven to be the year of nostalgia, and there is one particular box we’ve been highly anticipating to receive. The BlackBerry KEYone has …

Braves snap skid with five-run first, 8-2 win over Mets

The Braves jumped out to a big lead over Robert Gsellman and the Mets and never looked back as they stopped their losing streak at six games — makes …

VRgluv Lets you Touch and Feel VR with Force Feedback Gloves

The latest VR controllers from Oculus and HTC are great 1st generation devices. They allow us to pick up objects, throw them around and interact with …

Here's What Manhattan Sounded Like in 1609

A new virtual reality project reconstructs the city’s historic soundscape.<p>You’re standing on the High Line. The walkways are damp, and fellow strollers have zipped on windbreakers to ward off the drizzle. Look up, and you’ll find a sky the color of poured mercury. The sound of a revving motorcycle …

Smart Technologies For Summer Travel Photos

Some things never change, like how the months of June, July, and August mean the kids are out of school, adults are on vacation mode, and travel plans are being finalized. What has changed, though, is the technology we use when we travel. Devices have been making dramatic strides over the past few …

Gear & Gadgets

Navdy’s aftermarket HUD proves a big in-car upgrade

In-car navigation and infotainment options now abound, and more vehicles are shipping with support for native vehicle smartphone software from Apple and Google. But these all still prove distracting, and take your eyes away from the roadway, if only for a few brief seconds. Navdy’s dash-mounted …

Woolet is the smart wallet you’ll never lose [Review]

If you’ve ever lost a wallet, you’ll know it’s one of the most frustrating experiences. You have to cancel your cards, order a new driver’s license, and sometimes you’ll lose precious memories — like photos that can’t be replaced. But you’ll never have to go through that again with Woolet.<p>Woolet is …

Marvel and Star Wars Vet Joe Johnston Will Direct the Next Chronicles of Narnia Movie

Joe Johnston’s Hollywood resume is almost unfathomably impressive. He worked in the art departments on the original <i>Star Wars</i> trilogy and the first</i> …

Movies

Shaman All Terrain Vehicle

Whether you fish, hunt, or explore, the Shaman All Terrain Vehicle promises to be far more versatile than anything you'll find at your local …

Inside the test flight of Facebook’s first internet drone

<b>At 2AM,</b> in the dark morning hours of June 28th, Mark Zuckerberg woke up and got on a plane. He was traveling to an aviation testing facility in Yuma, AZ, where a small Facebook team had been working on a secret project. Their mission: to design, build, and launch a high-altitude solar-powered …

8 reasons you need to visit Ireland RIGHT NOW

IRELAND’S BEEN ON your must-see list for a while, right? Well, you need to put down your coffee and get to planning your trip ASAP. 2017 is proving …