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Watch Adam Savage Upgrade a Nerf Blaster So It Can Fire 1,000 Shots Without Reloading

Some of Adam Savage’s most popular Tested videos in recent years have been his one-day builds in which he mods, hacks, and paints Nerf blasters to …

Hacking

How to stream Apple Music on Apple Watch Series 3 without iPhone

Apple’s strategy for Music control on watchOS has changed significantly over the years, and as of watchOS 4.3, the company has finally added support for the full Apple Music library back onto the Apple Watch’s Music app.<p>While it’s not completely obvious, it is now possible to stream your entire …

Apple Watch

If You Love Chick-fil-A’s Frosted Sunrise, Try This Copycat Recipe ASAP

True Chick-fil-A fans know that there’s something even better than chicken on the menu: The Frosted Lemonade, a combination of freshly-squeezed …

The Avengers’ biggest villain, Thanos, explained

He loves Death, jewelry and piles of dead superheroes<p><i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> is the first major film appearance of Thanos, a major Marvel supervillain with decades of comics history under his belt. But after 10 years of buildup, and six years of the character getting small cameos, the Marvel …

Ridiculous History: 5 of NASA's Greatest Pranks

On any successful space mission, the crew's morale is at the top of the list of priorities. After all, the final frontier can be one high-stress …

NASA

7 Gluten-Free Muffin Recipes That Don't Taste Like Cardboard

There are some pretty scary facts about bakery muffins (some have more sugar than a fat slice of cake!), so we prefer to bake them ourselves. But to …

Breakfast

13 great board games for your next date night

The couple that plays together stays together, right? But when you’ve had enough of screaming at each other over <i>Mario Kart</i> matches, maybe it’s time …

Samurai Jack Return Date Set for March

The series' final season begins March 11.<p>After a fourteen-year hiatus, Samurai Jack will return to TV with its fifth and final season on March 11 at …

Anime

Hayao Miyazaki and the Art of Being a Woman

The famed Japanese animator and director created heroines who defied feminine stereotypes and showed me how to be at home in my own skin.<p>“I wanted to make a movie,” the Japanese director Hayao Miyazaki told Roger Ebert in 2002, “especially for the daughters of my friends.” The renowned filmmaker …

Now you can use LinkedIn to look for a new job — without tipping off your boss

LinkedIn just introduced a new feature called "Open Candidates" — a way to signal that you're open to being recruited for a new job, without letting your boss know.<p>Historically, the only way to announce to your LinkedIn network that you were looking for a job was to literally make it the headline …

SanDisk's 1TB SD card has more storage than your laptop

SanDisk has unveiled the biggest SD card in the world — a prototype card with an outrageous 1 terabyte of memory. The SDXC card is only a prototype at this point, with no details available on price or release date, but it's still an impressive milestone. As SanDisk owners Western Digital points …

Computer Hardware

Acer's 21-inch curved laptop behemoth is $9,000 - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The 21-inch curved display feels very immersive in games. There are a ton of fun features and extras, including a reversible touch/number pad, eye tracking cameras and swappable WASD keys. The mechanical keyboard is excellent for gaming.<p><b>The Bad</b> Even these high-end components don't fully …

What Thor Was Doing During Captain America: Civil War

Any way you look at it, either side in Captain America: Civil War was fairly balanced. Black Widow and Hawkeye knew each well enough to dance a dance …

Here's Literally 16 Animated DC Movies You Should Just Go Watch Right Now

In the lead-up to the release of The Killing Joke, we take a look at some highlights of the lesser-known DC movies.

A week with Pokémon Go shows potential and problems

Two hopeful Pokémon masters talk the mobile game’s hits and misses<p><i>Pokémon Go</i> is the franchise’s first dedicated foray into mobile gaming. It’s an unsurprising move for the series — Pokémon has always been a handheld series, meant to make monster-collecting easy on the go. But The Pokémon Company …

Inexpensive Prosthetics for the Masses

Daniel Hobbs practices Judo, plays soccer and basketball, rides his bike and swims. He lives in Spain, speaks fluent English and Spanish and is …

The New "Power Ranger" Suits Have Been Revealed And OH MY GOD

It's Morphin' Time!

This Forgotten 'Star Wars' Character Could Have a Huge Impact on Episode VIII

<b>Warning: spoilers for Star Wars: The Force Awakens ahead.</b><p>In a word: Immortality.<p>This is a set up <i>Star Wars</i> made all the way back in 1977 when Alec Guiness first uttered the words: "Strike me down and I will become more powerful than you can possibly imagine." And we have yet to see the payoff.<p>We've …

The $40,000 ‘Bug’ Camera Drone Being Tested by the US Military

The PD-100 Black Hornet 2 is a high-tech camera drone that’s currently being tested by the US military. Unlike consumer drones used by photographers, …

Elon Musk is thinking much bigger than cars and rockets

He showed that again this week when he renewed his call for a carbon tax during a speech in Paris to coincide with the UN Climate Summit.<p>If you're a cynic, you might say Musk has been trying to create a new story for Wall Street, to counter some of the skepticism that's emerged over Tesla's …

Tesla

IBM aims to replace silicon transistors with carbon nanotubes to keep up with Moore's Law

IBM has developed a way that could help the semiconductor industry continue to make ever more dense chips that are both faster and more power …

10 Best-Ever Chicken Pasta Recipes

There are few more comforting things than a delicious bowl of buttery pasta. But adding in a healthy protein like chicken makes for a satisfying and …

7 Tips to Improve Your Memory

Learning ability is probably the most important skill you can have.<p>Take it from Peter Brown, Henry Roediger, and Mark McDaniel, authors of <i>Make It</i> …

Holistic Medicine

Sphero BB-8 teardown reveals its robot tech inside the rolling 'Star Wars' droid

" Star Wars: The Force Awakens" opens in theaters this December, but you don't have to wait until then to get up close and personal with one of the movie's new characters. Thanks to robot maker Sphero, fans can buy their very own version of BB-8, one of the astromech droids from the movie.<p>I got my …

iPhone 6s to have ‘3D Touch’ three-level, next-gen Force Touch interface

One of the cornerstone features of the iPhone 6s and iPhone 6s Plus, to be announced next Wednesday, is a screen based on the Force Touch technology from the latest MacBook trackpads and the Apple Watch. However, as we noted in previous articles such as our event expectations roundup from …

25 comic books for nerdy newbies to read first

Every comic book nerd has an origin story, and it starts with opening that first book.<p>There are so many titles with so much history, so it's natural …

Windows 10: Microsoft under attack over privacy

From personalised ads in Solitaire to an address book-reading personal assistant, some users are unhappy with Windows 10’s approach to privacy<p>Windows 10 is under attack over default settings which users say compromise their privacy, just days after the operating system’s successful launch saw more …

Windows 10

Comic-Con: Why the Force was with Star Wars and not Batman v Superman

The two upcoming blockbusters took radically different approaches to unveiling their material – here’s why The Force Awakens came out on top<p>Comic-Con 2015 wrapped on Sunday in San Diego, concluding four days and nights of star-packed panels, outdoor events and screenings of footage and trailers for …