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This Handy StatGear Pocket Knife Is Only $15 Right Now

Here's what the StatGear Pocket Samurai can do.<p>You hear it from across the room, clear as day.<p>"I can't get this box open," your co-worker says, struggling with the cardboard and tape concoction on their desk.<p>It's time to be a hero. You walk over, whip out your favorite pocket knife, and loudly …

Handy

How to Track Flights Using iPhone Search

Airline travel can be so draining, especially when flights don't stay on schedule; one thing that can help is to have all the information you need to track a flight right on hand. It's possible get information about a flight with JetBlue, Spirit Airlines, Frontier, or any other airline by turning …

Air Travel

Review: ‘Do You Trust This Computer?’ The Quick Answer: Nope

“We’ve opened Pandora’s box: We’ve unleashed forces that we can’t control, and we can’t stop. We’re in the midst of essentially creating a new life form on Earth.”<p>Had that quote come at the start of “Do You Trust This Computer?” you might think it hyperbole. Yet it’s said at the end. By then the …

Computer Systems

$64 device adds a backup camera to your car without running any video wires

Many new cars come with backup cameras that make it so much easier to reverse without having to worry about navigating around obstacles or, heaven …

Tech Trends

This Company Will Pay You to Travel Around the World and Drink Gin

Travel<p>By Joe McGauley Published On 08/15/2018<p>@jwmcgauley<p>By Joe McGauley @jwmcgauley Published On 08/15/2018<p>If you're of the mindset that gin is …

Super Yachts

Delete old iOS backups to free up tons of space on your Mac

I was shocked to discover that the biggest chunk of data occupying my MacBook's ($1,249 at Amazon.com) limited storage were iOS files. Needless iOS files, to be exact. I was unknowingly storing iPhone ($1,000 at Cricket Wireless) backups on my Mac for an iPhone and an iPad ($346 at Amazon …

Operating Systems

Learn to Brew ‘History’s Oldest Drink’

Mead, the fermented honey drink that is said to be the world’s oldest alcoholic beverage, has suddenly become new again. It has caught the interest of craft brewers, both commercial and kitchen-table, and a new comprehensive book defines it along with more than a dozen variants. There’s a simple …

Irish Whiskey

Do erectile dysfunction exercises help?

Erectile dysfunction occurs when a man cannot get or maintain an erection. It is common in men of all ages.<p>Muscles, especially those important in …

Muscle

Canary launches a new SOS feature for its iOS app

It will act like a ‘safety button’ that connects distressed users with first responders<p>Smart home security startup Canary has introduced a “safety button” for their iOS app. The feature, powered by Noonlight, offers a distressed user the ability to get the help they need quickly, and with no …

Nyloon launches Apple Watch bands for extra-large wrists

Nyloon is constantly upping its game. Responding to customer feedback, the company regularly adds new styles and patterns to its lineup of extreme-quality nylon Apple Watch bands. And, now they’ve gone a step further to include a lineup of extra-large straps to fit even the biggest wrists.<p>For those …

On the 10th anniversary of the App store, it’s time to delete most of your apps

Unused apps on your phone can do more harm than simply taking up space.<p>“This is a catastrophe,” my wife said—slightly horrified—as she swiped through page after page of apps on my phone. “Why do you even have most of these?” It’s a good question.<p>It’s hard to believe that just a decade ago, the App …

Verizon, AT&T, T-Mobile and Sprint unlimited plans compared

As our phones get faster and have better screens and more processing power, it's natural that they gobble up more cellular data. An unlimited data plan can be a great fit for our data-hungry devices. Keeping track of the ever-changing unlimited plans, prices and features can be frustrating, …

Here's How the Social Security Retirement Benefit Formula Works

Do you know how much retirement income to expect from Social Security?<p>Social Security is the largest retirement program in the United States, but far …

Automatically Remove People From Your Images in Photoshop

It is nearly impossible to take a photo in some locations without people or cars disrupting the image. Of course you can edit out these objects, but …

Inside Facebook groups where nude images of women are shared in 'lay reports'

Nick* is sitting on the couch of his Melbourne home with a woman he's just met. She wants to leave, and has made it clear she isn't interested in sex …

Ancient wisdom reveals 7 rituals that will make you happy

You and I are not the first people to wonder, “How can I live a happier, more fulfilling life?” Not by a long shot.<p>Stoicism and Buddhism are both a …

Mindfulness

How to Lease a $50,000 BMW for Less Than a Subway Pass

Mike Piccolo got a call from a friend about a deal on a new BMW with a price so cheap he thought it was a joke.<p>The 45-year-old financial advisor from …

Want to become a multi-millionaire? Do these 15 things immediately

“The greatest reward in becoming a millionaire is not the amount of money that you earn. It is the kind of person that you have to become to become a …

Self-improvement

How to find your eyeglass prescription without getting an exam

Want to freshen your face with a new pair of eyeglass frames? As you probably know, you can save a small fortune by ordering glasses online.<p>Just one wrinkle: You need to know your prescription. Sure, you can call your optometrist to get the numbers -- unless the office is closed. Or you just feel …

How to Launch an Acclaimed Winery for $8 Million or Less

Even by Napa Valley’s astronomical real estate standards, the sale of Heitz Wine Cellars for a reported $180 million raised eyebrows. It’s the new …

With a library of 500,000 movies and shows, SelectTV puts Netflix to shame

popsci shop<p>Get one year of service for just $19 and receive a free HDTV antenna.<p>Neither Netflix nor Hulu can claim to be the biggest entertainment library on the web. That accolade goes to SelectTV by FreeCast, an awesome cable-cutting platform that costs less than a coffee per month. You can get …

Online Life

F.B.I. Raids Office of Trump’s Longtime Lawyer Michael Cohen; Trump Calls It ‘Disgraceful’

WASHINGTON — The F.B.I. raided the Rockefeller Center office and Park Avenue hotel room of President Trump’s longtime personal lawyer, Michael D. Cohen, on Monday morning, seizing business records, emails and documents related to several topics, including a payment to a pornographic film …

Donald Trump

How to Make Song Volume Consistent on iPhone

iPhones provide many useful services, not least of which is listening to music in a portable, convenient, and customizable fashion. One thing that can really deter from enjoying music on our iPhones, though, is the way that the volume can shift up and down from song to song. It can be a bit of a …

Gun Control Advocates Are Finally Admitting What They Really Want

Former Supreme Court Justice John Paul Stevens finally says what others think: that the 2nd Amendment should be repealed.<p>I don’t own an AR-15. I’m …

Apple iOS 11.3 Release: Should You Upgrade?

Apple iOS 11.3 is here and it’s the big one. This is the release which will change how every iPad, iPhone and iPod touch will function on a fundamental level. But does that mean you should immediately upgrade, or is iOS 11.3 filled with similar problems to many recent iOS 11 releases?<p>Here’s …

iOS 11.3 lets you prevent Apple from throttling your aging iPhone

Apple came under fire last December for intentionally throttling the performance of iPhones with aging batteries, without informing users first. It’s now released iOS 11.3, which comes with a bunch of new features, including an option to disable said throttling.<p>Apple noted that it slowed down …

A Practice to Help You Handle Life's Difficulties with Grace

A few months ago, I was being interviewed for a radio show and the host asked me, “What is equanimity? You talk about it in your books but I don’t …

Facebook knows literally everything about you

Cambridge Analytica may have used Facebook’s data to influence your political opinions. But why does least-liked tech company Facebook have all this data about its users in the first place?<p>Let’s put aside Instagram, WhatsApp and other Facebook products for a minute. Facebook has built the world’s …

The Small Tweak That Makes Intermittent Fasting Way More Effective For Weight Loss

Many people are familiar by now with intermittent fasting, or periods of eating and not eating. They're not familiar with the concept of IFPC: …

The best iPhone apps available right now (August 2018)

Apple’s iPhone is the most popular smartphone in the world, and we want you to help you get the most out of yours. From dating apps to QR scanners, …

Apps