Christopher Simmons

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Is How I See Color How You See Color? Four Games That Test Your Color Vision

Photographers typically spend a lot of time thinking about color, everything from editing in Photoshop, calibrating a screen, or lighting with gels …

Smith Tactics Battle-Bar: Ar15 Bolt Catch Extended to the Pistol Grip

A company called Smith Tactics manufactures an AR-15 bolt catch accessory – the Battle-Bar. It mounts on the lower receiver over the AR-15 bolt …

E-Mail

5 tricks to free up space on your Android phone

Is your microSD card not enough? Here are some quick ways to reclaim storage space.<p>It doesn't matter if your Android phone has expandable storage via a microSD card -- you fill up whatever space you're given, whether it's 32GB or 200GB. Here are some easy ways to free up storage on your Android …

Apps

Free Wall Mounted Bike Rack Plans

This step by step woodworking project is about wall mounted bike rack plans. If you want to organize your bikes in a professional manner and to save …

Woodworking

California's new Hello Kitty Cafe will give you all the nostalgia

America's first Hello Kitty-themed cafe opened on July 15 at the Irvine Spectrum in California, and it's exactly as adorable as you would think.<p>The …

‘One in a billion shot’ as officer’s round takes out crook’s gun through the muzzle

That’s one way to knock out a bad-guy’s gun. (<i>Photo: 18th Judicial District Attorney’s Office via The Aurora Sentinel</i>)<p>Prosecutors in Colorado cleared …

15 Amazing Bathroom Remodel Ideas, Plus Costs 2017

Updating or remodeling your bathroom can be a great investment of your home improvement dollars, especially if you plan to sell your home in the next …

Home Improvement

The Rise and Fall of the Double Action Semi-Auto

Author's Bio: Bob Owens<p>Bob Owens is the Editor of BearingArms.com. Bob is a graduate of roughly 400 hours of professional firearms training classes, …

10 DIY Outdoor Swings That'll Make Warm Nights Even Better

Boho Chic

The World's Cheapest, Safest Retirement Countries | Investopedia

More people each year choose to retire abroad to find a change of scenery, new experiences and a lower cost of living. Even if staying within a tight …

The complete list of 'OK, Google' commands

There's a lot you can tell your Android phone to do. Yes, even "take a selfie."<p>With Google Now, you can use voice commands to create reminders, get help with trivia questions, and, yes, even find out "what does the fox say?"<p>And, with the recent update from Google, the voice assistant's reponse will …

Mount Everest

Macro monsters: Jumping spiders up close, in pictures

Insects

The 10,000 Swing Kettlebell Workout

Here's what you need to know...<p>Challenge yourself with four weeks of intensive kettlebell swinging to test your grit and improve body …

Workouts

5 Videos From Pat McNamara That Will Help Improve Your Tactics

Pat McNamara is amongst the foremost tactical training experts on the planet, and rightfully so — he has earned every bit of praise.<p>For those …

Self Defense

Severe Bleeding First Aid Misconceptions: Tampons

LSM Type II IFAK with a couple of great options and one bad option for controlling major bleeding. Plan to win, not just to improvise. Photo: …

Self Defense

The 26 happiest, richest, healthiest, and most crime-free countries in the world

Every year, the Legatum Institute, a London based think-tank releases its annual global Prosperity Index, a huge survey that ranks what it calls the most prosperous countries in the world.<p>The amount of money a country has is one factor of prosperity, but the Legatum Institute considered more than …

European Travel

SXSW owns up to 'mistake,' schedules harassment summit

The popular interactive festival will hold an all-day summit after suffering a backlash for canceling two sessions on the harassment of women in the video gaming culture.<p>South by Southwest's organizers reversed course Friday and scheduled a summit about gaming-related Internet harassment. …

Ruger Announces LC9 Trade-in Program

Have a Ruger LC9 with a hammer but wish you had the striker fired new model? Well you can because Ruger has made it happen and at no cost to the …

Customers

Open Those Tight Shoulders – Part Two

<b>Open Those Tight Shoulders – Part Two</b><br>Video by Cat Blatner and Travis EwartWelcome to Part Two of our Shoulder Opener series!If shoulder mobility is …

Open Those Tight Shoulders – Part One

<b>Open Those Tight Shoulders – Part One</b><br>Video by Cat Blatner and Travis EwartIf shoulder mobility is what’s ailing you, we’ve got some great drills for …

Gunshot Wounds And How To Treat Them

Author's Bio: Bob Owens<p>Bob Owens is the Editor of BearingArms.com. Bob is a graduate of roughly 400 hours of professional firearms training classes, …

Train Like a S.E.A.L. (Safe Effective Ammoless Learning)

<i>Editor-in-Chief’s Note: Please join us in welcoming back former Navy SEAL and current Director of Training at Center Mass Group, Chris Sajnog as a</i> …

They don't think like you do!

When I entered law enforcement in 1976, my first assignment was the county jail. Over the 3 decades I worked at this agency I spent seven years at …

Bug-Out Bag Essentials For Law Enforcement

I have heard terms such as “go bag,” “bug-out bag” and “active-shooter bag” used interchangeably. A bug-out bag, sometimes called a “72-hour bag,” is …

Self Defense

The Double Rep Method for Fast Gains

Here's what you need to know...<p>The Double Rep Method (DRM) of rest-pause training can lead to massive improvements in muscle mass and conditioning in …

Basic Practical Riflery For The New Shooter

By Brian P.<p>A few years ago, I decided I wanted to become a rifleman. A practical rifleman. Through disciplined self practice, and help from the …