4ORCES

15 Added | 1 Magazine | 4 Likes | 2 Followers | @4ORCES | Keep up with 4ORCES on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “4ORCES”

AmazonBasics Bluetooth Dual 3W Speaker w/ Built-in Microphone $14 Prime shipped

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>Today only, as part of its Black Friday week deals, Amazon is offering its AmazonBasics Bluetooth Dual 3W Speaker w/ Built-in …

Amazon wants to turn Lord of the Rings into the next Game of Thrones

We can hear the pitch now: “It’s like Game of the Thrones, only with a series of books that are actually finished.”<p>Amazon Studios has been looking for a way to duplicate HBO’s success with <i>Game of Thrones</i>, and the company may have found a solution: adapting J.R.R. Tolkien’s <i>The Lord of the Rings</i> into …

Game of Thrones

Samsung Galaxy S8 missing texts problem causing headaches for users

It looks like some Samsung Galaxy S8 and S8 Plus owners are having fresh troubles with regard to receiving text messages. A number of forum threads have popped up over the past couple of weeks in which S8 users have reported that they are receiving only about half of all the messages that they are …

Bitcoin: What It Is And How It Works

Demystifying the cryptocurrency<p>What Is Bitcoin?<p>In 2008, a programmer issued a white paper in which he argued that we need an Internet currency not subject to the fees and permissions of third-party intermediaries. So he came up with the digital equivalent of cash online, a system that lets …

Bitcoin

This plate will absorb excess calories from your meals

It's a plate with a kitchen towel built into it — kind of.<p>The "AbsorbPlate" is a new invention by ad agency, BBDO Bangkok, and the Thai government …

WhatsApp reportedly starts testing video calls on Android

Rumors about video calling in WhatsApp have been around for almost as long as those about voice calling, but now we have the first sign the company may be getting closer to releasing the feature widely.<p>First spotted by FoneArena, multiple beta testers saw the feature show up with the latest update …

How to use Snapchat on Android - time to get snapping!

Everyone is talking about Snapchat, right? It’s one of the hippest messaging services around, but it’s as confusing as it is exciting. I know I had a hard time understanding it the first time I used it. We sure don’t want you to go through a similar experience! In this post we aim to teach you how …

Apps

Security breach threatens more than 11,000 financial institutions

The theft of $81 million from a Bangladesh bank is just one of many recent incidents, Reuters reports.<p>An international financial consortium warned its customers on Monday that an $81 million cybertheft from Bangladesh's central bank isn't an isolated incident.<p>SWIFT, the Society of Worldwide …

Central Banks

Google will pay you $100,000 if you can hack a Chromebook

The $100,000 payout specifically applies to anyone who can crack the yet-uncrackable Chromebook, but Google also has a wide range of bounties for smaller bugs. Payouts start at $500, and if you provide a fix with your bug submission you're rewarded with the hacker-friendly sum of $1,337 (the digits …

Chromebook

Can consumers go cashless in 2016? | Toronto Star

“I do think people will continue to use cash because it’s been around so long ... But this growth in contactless (payments using credit cards or …

Credit Cards

Stunning Imagery Created With Only Mobile Devices and Apps

The mobile phone has changed photography forever; the smartphone’s camera is the most used feature for the majority of users. Not only have they …

How Mobile Apps Are Transforming The Job Search

Yarden Tadmor Contributor<p>Yarden Tadmor is the founder and CEO of Switch.<p>Searching for a job is just like dating, banking or procrastinating on chores until someone else does them: It’s something we all have to do. So why shouldn’t the job search be the basis for mobile apps, like those other adult …

Employment

10 Facebook tricks everyone should know

You probably check Facebook multiple times a day, but do you know how to use the world's most popular social network like a real pro?<p>From hiding people you don't want to see in your News Feed to making sure you never get a request to play "Candy Crush" again, we've got you covered:

Social Media

More Technology Doesn’t Mean More Productivity

The other day, I was at Starbucks with a friend who was carrying two phones an iPad and a tablet. I was sucking down a Mocha Coconut Frappuccino and …

Gear & Gadgets