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These Photos Show How Under-Eating Can Sabotage Your Fitness Goals

Year after year, Australia woman Madalin Frodsham set the same New Year's resolution. She wanted to get fit. Tired of blowing off her healthy lifestyle goals, Frodsham decided 2016 was the year she'd finally commit. So she began Kayla Itsines' high-intensity workout plan and started eating …

Rich Gaspari's Dragon Slayer Arm Workout

<b>Duration</b> 45 min<p><b>Exercises</b> 8<p><b>Equipment</b> Yes<p>There's no shortage of exercises when it comes to training arms, but for the most effective arms routine, it's …

Body Fat

The man who cracked the first iPhone reveals how hackers really operate

In a clip that didn't make it on television, George Hotz (aka "geohot") takes host Ben Makuch through the steps necessary for him to gain access to a laptop connected to WiFi.<p>For the purposes of the demo, Hotz placed a laptop in his office, which is connected to his WiFi network. But, he explains, …

Security

7 settings new iPad owners should change right now

Tweak these settings for a better tablet experience.<p>New iPad? It's a pretty easy device to use, but certain aspects can be confusing. For example, if you also have an iPhone, don't be surprised if your new tablet suddenly starts ringing the next time you get a phone call.<p>That's a feature, not a …

Apps

How The iPad Pro Fits In With My Other Devices

I’ve decided to keep this iPad Pro after all, and that decision has mainly come down to the joy of note-taking with the Pencil. It really is that good, and I like the simplicity of placing one device into my bag that will act as a writing machine + notebook. This iPad Pro’s screen is also large …

The Coming ISIS Assault on Saudi Arabia Means Awful Things for Washington

Two weeks. Two sui­cide bomb­ings. Both tar­get­ing Shiites in a Sunni land. And both claimed by IS­IS.<p>If this were Ir­aq or Syr­ia, these …

Middle East

Will Microsoft's new tools be enough to lure developers?

SAN FRANCISCO, CA — Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella took the stage this week in San Francisco to welcome attendees—and those watching via live-stream at …

Apple Watch buyers guide 2018

The Apple Watch may be future-feeling technology, but it has long established roots both in time-keeping and computing. That makes choosing which one …

The 10 best iPhone widgets you should be using

We've collected the 10 best apps that use widgets creatively to keep you up to date and entertained — all from your iPhone's lock screen.<p>From alerting you to when you've only reached your data cap to showing you the best headlines from The New York Times, these widgets pack some power.

Apple might ditch storage chips alleged to cause iPhone 6 glitch

According a rumor in <i>BusinessKorea</i>, Apple is set to switch from using the problematic TLC (triple-level cell) NAND flash to MLC (multi-level cell) NAND flash in the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus. MLC NAND was used in the 16GB version of the new iPhone 6 devices, as well as some of the 64GB models, …

Apple Store

iMessage and FaceTime Ranked as Most Secure Mass-Market Messaging Options

The Electronic Frontier Foundation or EFF, a non-profit digital rights group, has investigated the security of various messaging apps and created a new Secure Messaging Scorecard, ranking messaging apps and tools like iMessage, FaceTime, BlackBerry Messenger, Skype, Snapchat, and more, based on …

Evernote to change premium price as CEO says 'it was the wrong price'

But Phil Libin remains committed to subscriptions: ‘We don’t data-mine your information, we’re not selling you to anyone’<p>Cloud service Evernote is preparing to raise the price of its premium subscriptions in early 2015 from its current $5 a month, according to chief executive Phil Libin.<p>“We’ve …

American Veteran Fighting ISIS in Syria: 'I'm Ready to Stay Until the End'

ISTANBUL, Turkey—Jordan Matson, a U.S. military veteran who quit his job to fight the Islamic State, was wounded in battle shortly after getting to …

iPad Air 2 and iPad Mini 3 Now Available for Preorder

Now that the dust has settled from Thursday's (not so magical) iPad event, Apple's latest iterations of the device — the iPad Air 2 and iPad mini 3 — …

Nexus 6 Vs Nexus 5: What's The Difference?

If you thought the difference between the iPhone 6 and the iPhone 5S was big, then Google has a surprise for you. The changes made between last year’s Nexus 5 and the new Nexus 6 are vast. In fact there has even been a change of device category: from smartphone to phablet.<p>Furthermore there’s a new …

The 2 Big Weaknesses In Obama's ISIS Plan Are Being Fully Exposed

Both are increasingly problematic as the broad campaign unfolds.<p>The US-backed Iraqi military keeps losing ground to ISIS militants who are consolidating their hold on the western Anbar province and inching toward Baghdad.<p>As for Syria, on Wednesday Pentagon spokesman Rear Adm. John Kirby flatly told …

Middle East

9 hard lessons from a top iPad publisher who’s calling it quits

When <i>The Magazine</i> ceases publication this December, owner Glenn Fleishman will be closing shop on an ambitious two-year experiment in digital publishing.<p>It’s not a total surprise — subscriptions were already on a downward trend when Fleishman transitioned from editor to owner of <i>The Magazine</i> after …

Profit

Alleged iPhone 6 prototype selling for $56k on eBay

Want to own a super-rare prototype iPhone 6, as accidentally sent out to a Verizon customer? You’d better have six-figures to spare.<p>The alleged prototype in question has appeared on eBay, running the internal Apple applications the company uses to test new devices as opposed to the consumer version …

Mobile Technology

Feedly Unveils Collection Sharing, Public Aliases and Profiles

Content curation platform and RSS aggregator Feedly has today launched a range of new features aimed at making it a more collaborative reading platform.<p>Announced on stage at the Evernote conference, today’s updates lay the groundwork for additional social-oriented features coming in 2015. Among the …

Why the JP Morgan Data Breach Is Like No Other

Banks are supposed to have some of the most advanced security systems in the world. JP Morgan still got hacked.<p>Another month, another report of a large corporation failing to keep customer information secure. This time, it's JP Morgan reporting that 76 million households and 8 million small …

Google's Eric Schmidt: Steve Jobs is my hero

Google and Apple are bitter rivals, but during a talk, Google's executive chairman opens up about his old friend and why "we could all aspire to be a small percentage of Steve."<p>SANTA CLARA, Calif. -- The rivalry between Apple and Google is not for the faint of heart.<p>In fact, Google Executive …

Silicon Valley

A Year After the Death of Silk Road, Darknet Markets Are Booming

They're not safe, they're full of scams, and they're entirely fractured—but online places to buy drugs and weapons aren't going away any time soon.<p>It's been one year since the FBI shut down Silk Road, the granddaddy of darknet marketplaces, and arrested the alleged main Silk Road admin Ross William …

Nokia Lumia 1520 review

Three years ago, Nokia shipped over 110 million smartphones worldwide. None had a display larger than 3.5 inches. Today the company moves far fewer smartphones, every single one of them with a display bigger than its largest option in 2010.<p>These days things are different. It’s practically …

Nokia Lumia 1520

<b>The Good</b> <b>Nokia's Lumia 1520</b> delivers a large, glare-fighting screen, a fast processor, plenty of storage, and a strong 20-megapixel camera for the same on-contract price as a smaller premium phone.<p><b>The Bad</b> Its size makes one-handed operation difficult, and call quality was muddier than on most Nokia …

Phones

REVIEW: The iPhone 6 Is A Dream

Every month I feel as if I have no choice but to put the iPhone at the top of the list. The confluence of design, app selection, and impeccable attention to detail made me look past all that.<p>My only problem with the iPhone 5S? The iPhone's 4-inch screen was tiny compared with that of every other …

Here's The Bendgate Conspiracy Theory We've All Been Waiting For

Photo: Courtesy of Unbox Therapy.<p>Bendgate just won't go away. Yesterday, Apple released a half-rebuttal, half-mea culpa that in theory, should have …

Here's What It Actually Takes To Bend The iPhone 6 And 6 Plus

Apple insists that BendGate, the idea that its iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus are malleable and bend permanently without much effort, isn't real.<p>"With normal use, a bend in iPhone is extremely rare and through our first six days of sale, a total of nine customers have contacted Apple with a bent iPhone …

How Ukraine Lost the War with Russia

DONETSK, Ukraine – "Read between the lines: This is now a frozen conflict."<p>That’s how a senior Ukrainian official described the result of a recent …

Turn your Surface Pro into the perfect Photoshop machine with these tweaks

Microsoft’s Surface Pro line of tablet devices can be seen as the perfect companion for the traveling Photographer. No longer is there a need to …