Asim Hafeez

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Why I'm Ditching My MacBook Pro for the MateBook X Pro

Ever since 1998, when I won an iMac in a high school raffle, I've been firmly entrenched in Apple's world, and I thought I was never going back. But …

MacBook Pro

Bollywood loves to hate Pakistan, and Swara Bhasker just proves it

<b>For actors like Swara Bhasker standing up and speaking out is reserved for favourable context. The liberal Bhasker failed to acknowledge the progress</b> …

Stop struggling with PDFs: PDFelement Lets You Edit PDFs like Microsoft Word

Sponsored:<p>Microsoft Word is embraced by many as the standard document editing software, used across campuses and businesses alike. With a simple user …

What is the blockchain? WIRED explains

It’s got stiff competition, but ‘blockchain’ might just be the tech buzzword <i>de jour</i>. Want to make your startup sound like it’s much more …

Pushpin — An Open Source Library That Turns REST APIs into Realtime APIs

An intro to evented APIs and how to build them with Pushpin<p>“Real-time” is becoming an omnipresent force in the modern tech stack. As consumers demand …

This Stunning Thai Treehouse is Vacation Goals

In America, we typically refer to accommodation with beautiful sights as 'a room with a view'. In Thailand, though, the views are kind of the whole …

Top 10 Ways to Escape Reality and Relax

As the world somehow continues to spin despite everything, it can be vital to your sanity to take a step back, when you can, and distance yourself …

Top 10

FDR started the Long Peace. Under Trump, it may be coming to an end.

In his first days in office, President Trump has begun to reverse the domestic policies of the previous eight years. But with regard to the United States’ relations with the world, Trump seems far more radical. In word and deed, he appears to be walking away from the idea of America at the center …

Foreign Policy

The Best and Most Unique Puzzle Games All Puzzle Wizards Must Have on their iPhone

Puzzles provide an excellent way of getting your mind off of the many worries of everyday life, while also serving intense brain-training fun for …

Untangling the mesh: Everything you need to know about Wi-Fi systems

<b>Editors' note:</b> <i>This article was originally published on December 18, 2016, and it's regularly updated.</i><p>You bought a top-tier router and expected to have Wi-Fi in every corner of your home. Turns out, a large part of the house still has no signal at all. What gives?<p>Why 'traditional' routers often …

Revisiting RetroPie

I’ve seen a lot of articles over the past month (most recently this one on Ars Technica) suggesting that people who can’t find one of those new NES …

Google Wifi review: Wi-Fi that works

Google's mesh router balances performance and convenience<p>It’s funny to think that the most interesting tech products of 2016 have been routers. The router has transformed from a utilitarian computer hardware with antennas sticking out of it to multiple, sleekly designed pods that are placed …

Brexit judgment reinforces the supremacy of parliament

An expert in constitutional law assesses why the government has been told that it cannot use the royal prerogative to trigger Brexit<p>In a landmark legal decision last Thursday, the high court upheld a legal challenge brought against the government by Gina Miller and others, and ruled the government …

Great Britain

A Stupid Simple Router for Super Lazy People

Wi-fi routers suck. They’re universally ugly and hard to use. But Eero’s little internet pods are the opposite of that standard. While they may not …

Wi-Fi

The Star Wars Humble Bundle II is an absolute steal

The Star Wars excitement has died down a bit, since the release of The Force Awakens late last year. However, it’s still a fantastic time to be a …

Lego

This attractive Kickstarter timepiece blocks out your schedule on its watch face

We first told you about What? Watch back in November as it released a new take on smartphone-connected timepieces. Now, four months later, What? has jumped on Kickstarter with its Calendar Watch in hopes of raising $100,000. That goal was easily surpassed within a few days.<p>Why so much interest? The …

Japanese Artists Show Off Their Workspaces

One thing Japan does not have a shortage of is illustrators and artists. Some are famous. Many are not. Some are professionals, while others draw …

Anime

How Powerful is Luke Skywalker in Star Wars: Episode VIII?

We already know that Luke Skywalker will have a more prominent role in <i>Star Wars: Episode VIII</i> compared to his quick appearance in <i>The Force Awakens</i>, …