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Rigging Skill: Kayak Tie-Down Tips

Strapping down boats properly is something you should never slack on doing properly. Securing your boats well is one of the first skills to learn …

Winter driving

In Saskatchewan, it is possible that you could be operating your vehicle for at least five months of the year in winter driving conditions. It is in …

How to Drive a Car in Winter Weather

Staff Reviewed<p>Heading to work in ice and snow is a bad way to start your day. Driving in winter weather is stressful! However, you can safely drive …

Will Sriracha Leave California?

In an announcement on Wednesday, Huy Fong Foods owner David Tran said he was seriously considering moving his Sriracha production plant to another location. After months of complaints and battles with the city of Irwindale, California, regarding the factory's odor, Tran will explore moving the …

California

Trail Tested: Uvex Sportstyle 202 Race Vario

Who needs interchangeable lenses when one pair of glasses can do it all?<p>Smith Optics, Oakley, and other sunglass manufacturers have done a great job recently building excellent shades with interchangeable lens options. It’s a best-of-both-worlds argument, with the ability to swap myriad tints and …

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Driver Hits Cyclist, "Doesn't Care"

According to official phone records, Kimberly Davis of Koroit, Australia, was texting with seven different people when she struck a cyclist from behind, injuring his spine and nearly paralyzing him. Davis, who—again—used her phone behind the wheel 44 times before putting a man in a spinal cage, had …

Dangerous Driving

13 Best Weather Apps to Take Your Day by Storm

13 Best Weather Apps<p>1. Weatherbug<p>2. AccuWeather<p>3. Yahoo! Weather<p>4. Solar<p>5. Living Earth<p>6. Weathertron<p>7. Forecast.io<p>8. Today<p>9. Weather 2x<p>10. Dark …

We're one step closer to nuclear fusion energy

Scientists with the National Ignition Facility (NIF) at Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory announced today that they have achieved a critical …

Photo Sphere for the masses – install the new Android camera APK now

The brand new HTC One and Samsung Galaxy S4 Google Play editions come with a little bonus – a revamped version of the Camera app that is different from that on the Nexus 4. It is speculated that the revamped camera is a feature that was initially planned to be part of Android 4.3, but for some …

Android News

Google Fiber Has Brought A Surge Of Startups To Kansas City

When people think of tech startups, two places typically come to mind: the Silicon Valley and New York City. The average person probably can't think of a major tech company from anywhere else.<p>That's why it's such a surprise to see the huge startup community blossoming in Kansas City, Kansas. …

PayPal was no friend in need

<b>My son took out a £1,300 car insurance policy – or so he thought – with the insurer MMA. I encouraged him to play safe and use my PayPal account for</b> …

Five ways to boost your Android phone's battery life right now

These apps keep your handset going longer between charges and can help smooth out performance overall.<p>If you've ever caught yourself scanning a room for outlets, or worrying about how long you can eke out a charge on your phone, then this collection of battery-saving Android apps is for you.<p>These …

Apps

Love and hate for iPhone: 5S, 6 upgrade for loyalists

We have no doubt there is an army of Apple lovers that are committed to products from this massive technology brand, which each user has their own …

Australian store charges customers a $5 'just looking' fee in bid to stop showrooming

A speciality food store in Brisbane, Australia is charging visitors a $5 AUD (roughly $5.25) in an effort to stop them from "showrooming." Celiac Supplies, which describes itself as "Brisbane's only glutenfree and wheatfree store," became internet famous yesterday when a Redditor posted an image of …

US government is now the biggest buyer of malware, Reuters reports

Former officials warn US hacking threatens cybersecurity<p>The US government is waging electronic warfare on a vast scale — so large that it's causing a seismic shift in the unregulated grey markets where hackers and criminals buy and sell security exploits, Reuters reports.<p>Former White House …

Elon Musk and David Sacks Depart Fwd.us, Mark Zuckerberg’s Political Action Group

Elon Musk and David Sacks, two of the Silicon Valley stars behind Fwd.us, Facebook CEO Mark Zuckerberg’s political action committee, have left the …

Silicon Valley

In Current Rush to Buy Guns and Ammo, Pittman-Robertson Funds Break All Records

As we gnash our teeth and rail at the mismanagement of our world, we need to take a few long moments to unclench our jaws and celebrate our …

Do Hunters Hold the Silver Bullet for Climate Change Consensus?

Step One: Collect the best and latest science, clearly describing how and why the climate is changing.<p>Step Two: Strip away the lefty-leaning language and anything with an "eco" prefix. Step three: add camo, elk meat and language about freedom, self-reliance and defending the rights of future …

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