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How to make Android use the DNS server of your choice

It's not a huge stretch to say that without the domain name system, the internet as we know it would be practically unusable. With domain names being …

Information Security

Buying Your First “Real” Watch? Here Are Five to Consider

<i>Originally published on Hodinkee.</i><p>The two major watch shows of the year–SIHH and Baselworld–are now both firmly behind us, which means that we know …

Watches

A cosmic sense of scale

This animation gives a sense of the awe-inspiring scale of some of the known objects in our universe. It is difficult for human minds to comprehend …

Universe

Hackers exploit casino's smart thermometer to steal database info

Having a whole bunch of smart objects like lights, appliances, and thermometers can make life a little more convenient for businesses, but buying …

Internet of Things

Google explains new Private DNS setting in Android P

Domain Name System, or 'DNS' for short, can best be described as a phone book for the internet. When you type in a domain, like google.com, the DNS …

Android News

Discovery mode is the best thing to ever happen to Assassin’s Creed – Reader’s Feature

A reader recommends Assassin’s Creed Origins’ educational mode as the perfect way to get non-gamers interested in games.<p>There are some ideas so …

Assassin's Creed

Free eBook: ‘Reading the Bible Supernaturally’

Download ‘Reading the Bible Supernaturally’ free of charge in three digital formats, and learn to read the Bible from John Piper.Read Now

Theology

How To: Run Kali Linux as a Windows Subsystem

Kali Linux is known as being the de facto penetration-testing Linux distribution but can be a pain to use as an everyday OS — even more of a pain if …

Linux

The 15 Best Sci-Fi Movies On Netflix Right Now, Ranked

<b>Last Updated: April 13th</b><p>The sci-fi genre currently splits the difference between niche entertainment and the mainstream, providing diehard nerds and folks looking for a simple good time with a common ground on which they can unite and share in their enthusiasm. There was a time when tales of …

Science Fiction

All the Marvel Cinematic Universe details you need to remember before seeing 'Avengers: Infinity War'

After 10 years and 18 movies, the Marvel Cinematic Universe has become the most financially successful franchise in film history.<p>But that also means there has been a lot to keep track of before "Avengers: Infinity War," one of the most ambitious crossover events, comes to theaters later this …

Marvel Universe

What Is Cloudflare's 1.1.1.1 DNS and How to Set It Up

On April 1, the internet-services firm Cloudflare announced it was offering a fast DNS resolver that uses the 1.1.1.1 IP address. Here's how to set …

Information Security

​The Linux vs Meltdown and Spectre battle continues

Fixing Meltdown and Spectre will take Linux -- and all other operating systems -- programmers a long, long time. Here's where the Linux developers …

Linux

Someone Recreated the '80s Transformers TV Intro With Super-Sized Toys and It's Magnificent

It apparently took eight full months for YouTube’s Lazy Eyebrow Reviewer and Masterpiece ReAnimated to painstakingly pose and animate these …

Animation

7 common food pairings you'll be surprised to learn you should totally avoid

Nutrition

10 Pairs of Pants Guaranteed to Make Your Butt Look Better

A good butt depends on three things: DNA, hard work at the gym, and wearing the right pants. And while you can’t change what you were born with, and …

Workouts

How To Create A GIF On Your iPhone/Android Without Using Photoshop

Ask A Tech Editor: 'How do I create a GIF on my phone?'<p>HuffPost UK<p>GIFS have, it’s fair to say, become the foundation of any great modern conversation …

Apps

Too many vacation photos on your phone? These apps and hacks will help you manage

The day the camera roll on my phone hit 50,000 images, I knew I had a problem. I, like so many people I know, take way too many pictures. If I took …

Apps

Animatron lets you create awesome videos with little know-how

popsci shop<p>Get lifetime access to this animation studio for $49.99.<p>When you have something to sell or a message to get across, video is your friend. Animatron Studio Pro is an innovative platform that lets you create captivating animations without any special design skills. Used by the likes of …

GIF Animations

Sorry Sony, I'm stealing those sweet noise-cancelling headphones you lent me

Dear Sony,<p>I’m writing to you from a beautiful bubble of silence that exists only for me.<p>A few weeks ago, you sent me the new WH-1000MX2 noise cancelling headphones, fully expecting me to try them out for a couple of weeks, write my review, and send them back. You thought wrong, Sony.<p>Look, I wasn’t …

Consumer Tech

Fitbit Versa: The Stylish, Affordable Smartwatch That’s a Surprisingly Good Fitness Tracker

The eternal dual among tech titans to produce the smartest, sharpest, gotta-have-it smartwatch has come to a head now that Fitbit’s launched the …

Wearable Tech

The Definitive Guide To Every Type Of Tie Knot

A complete guide on how to tie a tie. From the Full Windsor and Four-in-Hand to the Granchester and Bow Tie, mastering these 8 popular tie knots will …

Men's Fashion

1.1.1.1: Cloudflare's new DNS attracting 'gigabits per second' of rubbish

Cloudflare is conducting an experiment with APNIC, and it's revealing plenty of dirty hacks.<p>Cloudflare's new speed and privacy enhancing domain name …

Information Security

What Your Cholesterol Numbers Really Mean

LDL used to be the “bad cholesterol” and HDL the “good cholesterol.” That’s the tidy story I learned in my grad school lipids class 13 years ago, but …

Holistic Medicine

How to Edit PDF Files for Free

Not everyone can afford the steep subscription fee that Adobe charges for its Adobe Acrobat DC PDF editor (Rs. 12,168 per year). The app is the best …

Apps

Cloudflare makes it harder for ISPs to track your web history

If you're privacy-minded, you probably aren't thrilled that governments seem hell-bent on giving internet providers free rein over your browsing data. Cloudflare just gave you a tool to fight back, however. It launched 1.1.1.1, a free Domain Name System service (the technology that translates IP …

Privacy

Ryan Reynolds Serves Up A Cheeky X-Men Easter Egg Hunt For The Weekend Complete With Deadpool

<i>Detective Pikachu</i> gumshoe Ryan Reynolds has served up an Easter treat for the weekend that doesn’t require anything beyond a keen eye and a fondness for Marvel goofs to enjoy. What’s that? You’ve already looked slightly upward at the image above? That makes sense.<p>On Friday, Reynolds shared and …

Comics

How To Wear A Hoodie In 5 Modern Ways

There was a time, along with balaclavas, swag bags and black-and-white striped tops, when a hoodie was something that would instantly mark you out as …

Men's Fashion

How to Fold 5 High-Flying Stunt Paper Airplanes

John Collins knows how to make a piece of paper go the distance. In 2012, he set the world record for the farthest flight for a paper aircraft. …

Crafting

Hacking Windows 10: How to Steal & Decrypt Passwords Stored in Chrome & Firefox Remotely

Passwords stored in web browsers like Google Chrome and Mozilla Firefox are a gold mine for hackers. An attacker with backdoor access to a …

Information Systems

The dirtiest areas of your home revealed

<b>We swabbed common items in a typical family home to see where potentially harmful bacteria were lurking. We found faecal matter on the kettle, the</b> …

Immune System