Abdiel Flores

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What Does Exercise Do to Your Brain?

You’re well aware that hitting the gym can knock your stress level down a few notches and flood your body with feel-good endorphins. But the mental …

minimaldesks:

Reader, ernesthon, submitted his desk. This is just beautiful mid-century example of an elegant, minimal workspace.<p><i>The desk was custom made with American Black Walnut in San Francisco. The chair is vintage teak from Norway. The table lamp is also vintage; I replaced the orignal paper shade with gold-interior black fabric. The other task lamp is from IKEA!</i><p>And a wonderful interpretation of what mid-century means to him:<p><i>I’ve only recently become enamored with this style, which is recently enjoying</i> …

Mika Stand from Bluelounge - Fits Macbook, iPad, iPhone | Highsnobiety

The Mika stand from Bluelounge is a great desk side addition for those looking to angle their digital devices into view. The Mika is made from …

Why Ideas Pop Into Your Head When You're Trying to Fall Asleep

You lay down to go to bed, ready to fall asleep quickly and get a good night's rest. Just as you're about to fall asleep, some thought pops into your …

Use Restrictions To Hide Unwanted Apps On Your iPhone [iOS Tips]

If you’ve ever handed your phone over to someone to let them use it as a (gasp) telephone, you’ve felt that moment of frisson where you wonder, “oh, man, what if they see that certain app? What will they think of me?” I’m not going to judge you; we all have apps we’d rather not have people …

MacBook Pro with Retina display: Problems in every dimension

When Apple unveiled its first Retina MacBook Pro with the 15.4-inch model in June, it came with an all-new, slimmed down design, all-flash architecture, and its flagship Retina display with over 5 million pixels. Apple has built its reputation on quality, craftsmanship, and customer/user …

The Lightning iOS USB 2.0 Data Cable: An iPhone 5 Essential [Deals]

There is nothing worse than going somewhere and realizing you forgot your iOS charging cable. I’ve been there – and it sucks.<p>I’ve seen a number of cables – manufacvtured by Apple and by others – that could serve as my alternate charging cable (for travel or for home purposes), but there’s something …

Quick Hack Speeds Up Retina MacBook’s Wake From Sleep [OS X Tips]

The Retina MacBooks are fabulous machines. They’re super thin, powerful, and just plain sexy. But have you ever opened your Retina MacBook and watched the screen just sit there in limbo for a few seconds before it actually comes alive again? It’s frustrating that you can see the password box, but …

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Mastering iCloud On Your Mac [Feature]

iCloud is a pretty neat system, working in the background across a ton of different apps without much input needed from us users, except our login name and password. It lets you sync Notes, Reminders, save documents, keep game saved-states, and even manage your music collection<p>Track Your Notes With …