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The 9 best apps you might have missed in April

Apps are a dime a dozen these days. Most of them aren't worth your time, but the special few can actually make you more productive, connect you with people, and keep you entertained.<p>We're here to make sure that the best gems don't fall through the cracks. Here's everything you may have missed in …

Kate's House / Bower Architecture

“A house for living in!” exclaimed the client in the early stages. “Textured and warm with a touch of whimsy – but no stunts that will date..”<p>With …

New Singles

Free, unlimited, and secure VPN for Google Chrome

Are you a Google Chrome user who's now feeling left out since Opera baked a VPN into the browser? Here's how you can add a free VPN - from a trusted …

Information Systems

Today’s best paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free

It’s time to close out the week with one last batch of paid iPhone and iPad apps on sale for free. Yesterday’s list included a whopping 15 premium …

9 of the best iPhone and iPad apps from April 2016

Woah there! Where did May come from already? Before we launch into next month, there’s just about enough time for a quick roundup of the most notable updates and releases across April.<p>As always, only the best iPhone and iPad apps from the last month make it into this list.<p>Hippo Pics<p>You spend your …

7 amazing iPad apps to make your photos pop

When you’re looking to create special, one-of-a-kind photo on your iPad, you might be overwhelmed by the sheer volume of choices out there. We’ve taken some time to find the best apps for photo editing on the iPad and create some step-by-step how-tos to ensure you get the best results.<p>Whether …

Home Automation Hubs And Systems Guide (video)

If you have been considering setting up a home automation system within your living space and transforming your home into a smart home, you might be …

How To Choose The Perfect Flooring For Your Home

As far as interior design is concerned, flooring is the unsung hero. While you often hear people remark on how much they love the paint or furniture, …

The Best Meteor Shower of the Year Starts Wednesday Night

Some 100 meteors an hour will blaze across the sky tomorrow night—the Perseids are back for their annual visit. While they've been visible since late …

A Real-World Look at Proactive Suggestions on iOS 9

Apple aims to take on Google Now with the addition of several new intuitive features on iOS 9 for iPhone and iPad, including Proactive Suggestions, which provides contextually-aware recommendations for music, email, reminders, calendar events and more based on apps that you frequently open and the …

Intel's Skylake Processor Lineup for MacBook Air Unveiled

Details on Intel's upcoming 15-watt 6200U - 6600U Skylake processor lineup were shared today by <i>Fanless Tech</i>, giving us a look at what we can expect from the processors that will likely be used in Apple's next MacBook Air update.<p>Click to view larger version<p>The 2.3GHz i5-6200U and the 2.4GHz i5-6300U …

I Quit My Job and Spent 3 Years Visiting 60 Countries with My Camera

Sometime during 2010, I began dreaming of quitting my job and traveling around Asia for a year before returning to the work force. I had graduated …

New York University

And the New Yorker Cartoon Contest Winner Is … a Computer

Since 2005, the back page of the <i>New Yorker</i> has usually featured a wordless, black-and-white cartoon, and the funniest reader-submitted caption gets …

Back to Cool: 17 DIYs to Organize Your Desk and Office

It’s just about that time again. Cars are packing up, books are being ordered and, if you’re a teacher, the woes of professional development have likely already begun. School will be back in session before you know it, and this year is the perfect time to resolve to keep your desk from becoming …

The Ten Best Lenses for Mirrorless Street Photography

The best focal lengths for street photography tend to range from the low 20s to around 50, and given the ever-increasing popularity of mirrorless …

For 40 years, computer scientists looked for a solution that doesn’t exist

For 40 years, computer scientists have tried in vain to find a faster way to do an important calculation known as “edit distance.” Thanks to …

10,000-year-old pillar under the sea is ‘proof aliens visited Earth’

A mysterious pillar which has been found off the coast of Sicily dates from 10,000 years ago – and ‘could not have been made by humans’, UFO fans …

Android users more loyal than iOS counterparts, data shows

Android smartphone owners have become more loyal to their operating system than iOS users over the last two years, according to new data.<p>Between July 2013 and June 2015, 82 percent of previous Android owners stuck with the operating system when they purchased a new handset, market researcher …

Operating Systems

Android vs. iOS: Mobile OS wars are basically over, suggests new study of smartphone switchers

Just over eight years after the smartphone revolution kicked off with the iPhone introduction, the war for which operating system you’ll use seems to …

Mobile

Articles about these traditional 1920s homes got 21st century updates on Dwell.com - Dwell

Beautiful paper, a lay-flat binding, and fresh design details help bring this composition notebook Kickstarter into the 21st...<p>A couple planning for an investment property in Austin ended up with a home that was too terrific to let go.<p>By bumping out the back of their Arapahoe Acres home and adding …

The Sahara desert has a giant eye and it’s staring out to space

<i>(Image: Landsat 7/GSFC/NASA)</i><p>IF YOU ever find yourself in orbit, you may notice a giant eye staring back at you from Earth: the Eye of the Sahara. …

Articles about fun cost conscious home bright interiors and climbing wall on Dwell.com - Dwell

Challenged to build a budget-friendly dream home, a Wyoming firm delivers a bold, beautiful box.<p>Here at Dwell, we’re big fans of multi-purpose places: live-work spaces, home-art galleries, and products like Murphy beds that...<p>An architect and his wife roll up their sleeves and create an affordable …

We just learned more about how the iPhone 6S' new screen will work

Force Touch is the technology already found in the Apple Watch's display that allows it to detect pressure in addition to taps and swipes.<p>Now, 9to5Mac's Mark Gurman has revealed a ton of details that explain how this Force Touch functionality will change the way you use your iPhone.<p>The project is …

Rumored GTX 990M revealed during Chinese computing conference

Although many people expect each generation of GPUs from both AMD and Nvidia to be fleshed out with a wide range of products, nobody likes the …

10 Urban Photographers Unveil the Secrets to Their Craft: Muses

13th Witness and other top contenders share where they draw their inspirations from.<p>The muse, or the source of inspiration for a creative artist, can be the be-all and end-all for many. Whether she be a special person, place, or thing, creativite stimuli can be drawn from every corner of the globe …

We Asked 17 Photographers About the Biggest Mistakes They’ve Made in Their Careers

<b>Seth Casteel</b>: I always struggle with a life-work balance. Even though my work is my passion, I don’t want to have a camera in my hand 24 hours a day. …

Hedge Funds

This Is What The Earth Would Look Like Without Its Oceans

A new digital map of Earth's seafloor reveals that the ocean is more complex than we thought.<p>You've never seen our planet quite like this before.<p>Researchers in Australia have mapped the Earth's seafloor in unprecedented detail. The digital map -- published online in the journal Geology on August 5, …