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Every Netflix secret category for porn, revealed

If you want to find porn on Netflix, we’ve already done the hard work for you. Here are our guides to the sexiest movies and TV series on Netflix. …

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You should change these 15 privacy settings now!

<b>By Geoffrey A. Fowler | Washington Post</b><p>On the internet, the devil’s in the defaults.<p>You’re not reading all those updated data policies flooding your …

Facebook's new privacy tools let you scrub your data, for real

If you didn't care about Facebook privacy two weeks ago, you probably do now.<p>The social network has come under a hailstorm of criticism after news broke that 50 million Facebook profiles were passed along to UK data analytics firm Cambridge Analytica and used for political profiling. CEO Mark …

Google Knows Literally Everything About You - Here's How To Delete That Data

Take back control of your information with these easy steps.<p>Google, just like Facebook, collects a lot of personal data about its users. While many …

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These secret Netflix codes unlock hidden show and movie categories

The recommended content on your Netflix account comes from a complicated algorithm analyzing your viewing history.<p>And unless you are sharing your …

6 Ways to Experience Maori Culture

The indigenous culture in New Zealand is woven into the fabric of the land and its people.<p>The culture of the Maori, the indigenous people of New Zealand, is part of everyday life here, a rich thread in the tapestry of the country’s past, present, and future.<p>“Although our culture is ever moving, our …

How to optimize your Android smartphone and get the best performance

Since the beginning, one of the core tenets of Google’s mobile operating system has been its versatility. Android offers a diverse range of features and a level of personalization that lets you truly make an Android phone your own. But despite its power, Android isn’t without its pitfalls. In fact, …

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There’s a hidden menu in Android that lets you unlock experimental features — here’s how to use it

But you might not know that Google itself keeps a few settings tucked away in a hidden menu called the System UI Tuner.<p>It's not available on <i>every</i> device — you'll have less luck if yours has a heavy UI skin — but it's worth checking out to see which features might be coming to future Android …

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Best budget phones you can buy (August 2018)

There are a lot of great phones out there, but the reality is many of them cost well over $500. So what if you want a good phone but don’t want to spend a lot of money? There are plenty of cheap phones out there that aren’t so great, but the good news is that a cheap price point doesn’t have to …

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Extra CO2 the cause of dryland greening trends

New evidence suggests higher atmospheric concentrations of carbon dioxide are responsible for dryland greening.

Climate Change

How to deep clean granite countertops

Granite counters look fantastic, are rather resilient when it comes to wear and tear or heat and, when properly sealed, easy to clean.<p>But perhaps a stray coffee cup may have left a light brown ring on your precious granite, or you have an oil stain just won't come out.<p>Once you know how to care for …

Watch Star Wars In The Best Order To Avoid Spoilers

<b>What’s the right way to watch the Star Wars movies?</b><p><i>The Force Awakens</i> is episode 7 in the film series. If you’re seeing the previous parts for the first time or introducing the saga to your children, you might be wondering where to start.<p><b>Spoiler warning:</b> This article mentions a major plot twist …

Samsung's SSD sets sick speed standard

The 950 Pro offers read speeds of up to 2,500 MBps and write speeds as fast as 1,500 MBps<p>Samsung's latest hard drive — the 950 Pro SSD — is the fastest consumer SSD it's ever made. By incorporating V-NAND and NVMe technology (that's Non-Volatile Memory Host Controller Interface for the non-acronym …

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HBO Now is cutting the cord, but there are still a few strings

With the exception of some special internet offers, until now the (legit) way to get HBO has been straightforward -- order it from your cable company along with a big TV bundle. Today, Apple and HBO took a leap over that paywall by announcing their partnership to launch the internet-only HBO Now. …

An in-depth look at the Windows 10 Technical Preview for phones

By now, you will have heard at least something about Windows 10, the next iteration of Microsoft's OS that aims to create a unified experience across all the devices it'll eventually inhabit: everything from PCs and laptops to tablets and phones. Microsoft already released several preview builds …

Snorkeling Just Got A Major Makeover Thanks To The Tribord Easybreath

There's a beautiful world just waiting to be discovered under the sea. There's just one problem: It's under the sea.<p>In lieu of the invention of human gills, Tribord, a water sports company based in France, has designed the Easybreath mask, which claims to make it as easy for people to see and …

TinkerForge brings home automation to the masses with its DIY kit

Do you have some old 433MHz home automation gear lying around and fancy making your home a little smarter? TinkerForge is releasing a new internet of things controller designed to let you run power sockets, light fittings and even electric blinds from the comfort of your smartphone. The platform …