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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 …

Apps

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 …

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 …

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 …

Apps

Software Review: Alien Skin’s Exposure X

“To be the best, you have to beat the best” is a well known mantra among athletes and competitive types. When it comes to image organizing and …

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 …

Apps

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 …

Apps

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 …

Home Automation

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, …

Home Improvement

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 …

Astronomy

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 …

iOS

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 …

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 …

Artificial Intelligence

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 …

Crafting

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 …

Cameras

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 …

Mathematics

Looking for a reason to buy an Apple watch?

By onAugust 11, 2015 in What's Hot 0<p>No more excuses needed. Simple Salon provides streamline salon software that works with you to grow your …

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

More than eight out of 10 Android smartphone owners are likely to buy another Android-based device. Apple's iOS is trailing slightly behind, according to a market researcher.<p>Android smartphone owners have become more loyal to their operating system than iOS users over the last two years, according …

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 …

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

If FEMA didn't drum up enough of a bad reputation with its immediate response to Hurricane Katrina, the nails certainly went into...<p>A couple planning for an investment property in Austin ended up with a home that was too terrific to let go.<p>Beautiful paper, a lay-flat binding, and fresh design …

Architecture

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. …

Landsat

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>Meet the San Francisco architecture firm that is spreading the green gospel through thoughtful, collaborative work that champions...<p>Finding undeveloped land in the idyllic Californian city of …

Architecture

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 …

iOS

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 …

Brazil

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 …

Street Photography

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. …

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, …