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Elevate your MacBook with this aluminum stand for $10 Prime shipped (60% off)

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>AboveTEK (99% positive all-time feedback from 3,500+) via Amazon offers its Aluminum MacBook Stand for <b>$9.99 with free shipping</b> for …

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What does this button do? A quick guide to understanding your camera’s controls

Buying a camera with an interchangeable lens is an exciting experience, but it can also be overwhelming. Whether DSLR or mirrorless, these cameras …

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The 500 best games of all time: 400-301

We continue to rank the very best of the game industry<p>This week, we’re running a big list of what we — and a group of trusted friends — recently voted as the 500 best video games of all time. For the backstory, criteria, explanation of why <i>Breath of the Wild</i> isn’t on the list, etc., head to the …

Two ex-Googlers are using AI to guarantee interviews for tech job seekers

Two former Googlers are guaranteeing workers in the tech industry that they get interviews with their dreamer employers thanks to artificial intelligence.<p>The past year or so has seen AI deployed to tackle a broad range of issues, and with their startup Leap.ai, ex-Google engineers Richard Liu and …

Car Spotting In London Makes You Realize How Poor You Are

In between chasing Paganis through the Tuscan countryside and inhaling tire smoke at the Goodwood Festival of Speed, I spent a couple of weeks in …

How, When, & Why to reset the PRAM & SMC on your Mac

Is your Mac acting just…<i>odd</i>? Stuff like drives not appearing, screens not adjusting correctly, Bluetooth problems, AirPort non connecting? Maybe your fan is running non-stop or your battery has said that it is 50% charged…for two days…and your MacBook is <i>plugged in</i>. Yeah, these aren’t problems that …

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Arma devs to release new competitive FPS for free

Argo will offer 5-on-5 and 10-player cooperative action on a massive new map<p>Bohemia Interactive, developers of survival shooter <i>DayZ,</i> have announced details of a new conversion for its popular military simulation game, <i>Arma 3</i>, called <i>Argo</i>. The free-to-play, standalone title will feature 5-on-5 …

These 25 companies will pay you the highest salaries, according to Glassdoor

Shocker: for the highest salaries, go to Google.<p>Glassdoor put together a list of the 25 companies that pay the highest salaries in the United States, …

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The best free-to-play games of 2018

With hundreds of great free-to-play games to choose from, from <i>Fortnite: Battle Royale</i> to <i>League of Legends</i> to <i>Kingdom Rush,</i> it’s possible to never …

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Nintendo 3DS emulator adds HD support, makes portable games look spectacular

Super Mario 3D Land has never looked so good<p>Citra, an in-development emulator that plays Nintendo 3DS games, recently added high-definition resolution support and the results are pretty amazing: Games like <i>Super Mario 3D Land</i>, <i>Mario Kart 7</i> and <i>The Legend of Zelda: A Link Between Worlds</i> look incredible …

The 10 Most Useful Car Hacks You Can Learn From YouTube

From de-icing door locks to getting more gas in your tank, here are a few tricks for getting the most out of your car.<p>Owning a car means investing in it—not only your money, but also your free time. Fortunately, just as home innovations abound, the DIY spirit is alive and well in the automotive …

3 Stocks to Buy With Dividends Yielding More Than 5%

If you want both income and growth from your portfolio, it's hard to beat dividend stocks. An average yield of around 2% for the stock market might not give you the income you're looking for, but if you look hard, you can find some promising stocks with yields of 5% or more.<p><b>TiVo</b> (NASDAQ: TIVO),</b> …

1. Dodge Viper GT

The Dodge Viper GT is the costliest vehicleto insure in the U.S. for 2016, with an average annual premium of $4,048, according to Insure.com.

The Audi RS5 was the greatest bad-weather luxury sports car money could buy in the US

Timing is everything. And unfortunately for the 2015 Audi RS5, my test car was delivered just one week after I spent a glorious, sun-splashed weekend squiring a BMW M4 convertible around the North Fork of Long Island.<p>The M4 is a simply stupendous car: precise, powerful, and utterly exciting. It's …

12 of the Highest-Revving Production Cars Ever Made

Low-end torque is great, but a screaming top end is magical.<p>We love low-end torque, but there's something undeniably fantastic about a production car that screams like a race car. These are some of the rev-happiest production cars ever built. Coincidentally, these are also some of our favorite cars …

10 Perfect Cars for Movie Villains

Evil isn't always without class.<p>For the classy and suave evil mastermind, we've put together this list of cars we thought were most fitting. Just because you're a bad guy doesn't mean you can't have some style.

The sweet rides of tech's millionaires and billionaires

Until we all start traveling in self-driving cars and Hyperloops, we're stuck with our current forms of transportation. But that's not too bad if you're a CEO of a technology company worth millions or billions.<p>It's always fun to see what the tech elite is driving these days — some make humble …

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These are the 10 most beautiful cars you can buy right now

Cars are more than just a means to get from point A to point B. They can be works of rolling automotive art. Legendary designers such as Marcello Gandini, Giorgetto Giugiaro, and more recently Ian Callum are artistic geniuses as much as they're "car guys."<p>While beauty is without a doubt purely in …

The Ten Worst Automotive Design Flaws

When automakers don’t get it right, they really, don’t get it right. From small interior tidbits to catastrophic mechanical failures, these are the …

Watch the Ultimate Hypercar Track Test

It's Bugatti Veyron Super Sport vs. Ferrari LaFerrari vs. McLaren P1 vs. Pagani Huayra vs. Porsche 918 for the only bragging rights that matter: Which goes around a track the fastest.<p>If you've ever wanted to see the Bugatti Veyron Super Sport, Ferrari LaFerrari, McLaren P1, Pagani Huayra, and the …

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20 Late-Model Cars Destined to Become Classics | Flipbook

Taking a BMW i8 to My High School Reunion, Or: Flashing Back to a Bimmer Past

Growing up, BMWs were the most exotic cars around.<p>From the November 2015 issue<p>Growing up in Maine, there weren’t a lot of nice cars around. This was mainly because nobody had any money, but the dearth of zesty machinery was also a function of Yankee ­cultural mores, which dictate that a non-rusty …

The Mercedes-Benz S63 AMG Is a First-Class Juggernaut

Just another executive suite on wheels? Not quite.<p>I remember exactly when it happened—when I hit the left paddle to downshift, when the revs climbed, when the car shot forward like a cork freed from a bottle of bubbly. That's when I heard my mom's small intake of breath, when she uttered a …

25 of the Fastest Road Cars Ever Made

These cars do it with ease.<p>As cars have advanced, so have their top speeds. Not too long ago, surpassing the 200 mph mark was unthinkable. These next 25 cars do it with ease.<p>In choosing the list, we stuck with cars from manufacturers that aren't one hit wonders or super tuners, so no SSC Ultimate …

2016 Lexus GS F

Luxurious speed without the $100,000 price hardship.<p>F is the scarlet letter we use to mark failure or scorn. Ironically, the opposite is the case in Japan, where anything associated with that symbol commands respect. Mount Fuji is worshipped as a natural wonder. Fuji International Speedway is …

2016 Honda Accord EX Sedan Beauty-Roll

For those of you paying attention, we've really ramped up the old <i>Autoblog</i> video game these days. Our new series Car Club USA joins Translogic and The List, and there are more Daily Drivers and Short Cuts than ever. But sometimes, all you care about is the car.<p>The <i>Autoblog</i> Beauty-Roll video series …

Hands On With Three iOS 9 Content Blockers: 1Blocker, Blockr And Crystal

Apple’s support for ad blockers on the new version of its mobile operating system, iOS 9, launching Wednesday, is poised to change how consumers interact with the web on mobile devices. Following the release, the Apple App Store will distribute applications that allow iPhone and iPad owners to …

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Chipotle Delivery Option Coming To 40 U.S. Colleges Via Tapingo In The Fall

Chipotle Mexican Grill – the popular burrito restaurant chain — will be offering a delivery option to over 40 college campuses in the U.S. this fall. The Chipotle delivery option is made possible through a partnership with food delivery app company Tapingo. And Chipotle delivery through Tapingo …

2016 Lexus RX First Drive [w/video]

Boldly Going Where No RX Has Gone Before<p>There is no more important model line to Lexus than the RX. Year to date, with a replacement on the way, the RX accounts for 28 percent of the brand's sales. It's the undisputed champ of the midsize luxury SUVs, nearly outselling BMW's entire SUV lineup. So …

Meet Dealflicks, the clever service that makes going to the movies affordable again

I love going to the movies. When I was younger, I used to go to the nearest theater at least twice a month, being sure to stay current on the latest …

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