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Bypass Netflix's Are You Still Watching prompts

When the streaming site Netflix suspects that you may not be watching anymore, it displays an "are you still watching" prompt that blocks playback until you confirm that you are indeed still binge watching Breaking Bad or Peaky Blinders. Sometimes, that prompt is a godsend as it prevents that the en...

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Game Saturday: Kingdom Rush Frontiers

Kingdom Rush Frontiers is the sequel of the award winning tower defense game Kingdom Rush which I reviewed in 2011. If you follow my Game Saturday series you probably know by now that I like tower defense games a lot. I reviewed lots of them in the past including smash hits such as Protector IV, Cur...

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Is this DJI’s next Mavic drone?

Here’s what we know for sure: DJI’s got a big event coming up. It was originally scheduled for July 18, but was ultimately pushed back so the company “can deliver according to [its] standard of innovation.” The timing certainly seems right for a followup to 2016’s Mavic...

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All highs, no lows: The 2018 Mazda MX-5 Miata

Jonathan Gitlin If one anecdote can sum up how good the current Mazda MX-5 Miata is, consider the following. Thanks to this job, I drive a lot of press fleet cars–between two and four a month depending on m...

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Monster energy project wants to use Loch Ness as a giant battery

Enlarge / Loch Ness, seen from Fort Augustus in Scotland. (credit: Getty Images (Jeff J Mitchell)) A company called Intelligent Land Investments (ILI) is proposing a huge 2.4 gigawatt-hour pumped hydroelectric project right next to the shores of Loch Ness in Scotland. The project, called "Red Joh...

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Samsung’s record profit run ends after reportedly slow Galaxy S9 sales

Samsung Electronics has reported record profits for every quarter in the past year, but it looks like that run is at an end. The company just released earnings guidance of 14.8 trillion won ($13.2 billion) in operating profit off 58 trillion won ($51.8 billion) in revenue for Q2, which would represe...

Apple

Google finally updates its Inbox email app for the iPhone X

After roughly nine months since Apple’s full-screen iPhone X hit the market, Google has at last updated its Inbox email app to support the device. In a 144MB update pushed out on the App Store today, Google says Inbox now supports Apple’s pricier iPhone variant, with little else by way o...

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5 Ways to Find Free or Cheap Hotels, Homestays, and Hostels

When you’re traveling on a budget, your biggest expenditure ends up being the roof over your head every night. These smart sites, apps, and extensions ensure you spend as little as possible on accommodation and even get it for free in some cases. You probably already know about Booking.com, Go...

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16 Google Maps for Android Tricks That’ll Change How You Navigate

Google Maps for Android is more amazing than we give it credit for. Our phones have replaced expensive dedicated navigation devices thanks to Google Maps. We can find our way pretty much anywhere with ease. But as Google Maps has grown over the years, so have its features. Thus, there might be some...

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What Is Amazon Dash? And 6 of the Best Hacks You Should Know

Many thought Amazon’s Dash Buttons were an April Fool’s joke since they were announced on April 1, 2015. However, they’re real—and since release, they’ve become an easy way to reorder common household products with the touch of a button. With a little work, you can actu...


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