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Apple’s MacBook Pro dome and butterfly keyboard mechanism is decisive, to say the least. So what’s going on?<p>New 32GB, 4TB MacBook Pro. 18-core Xeon …

LaCie’s New Storage Lineup Includes Wireless 1TB ‘Fuel’ Hard Drive For iPad [CES 2014]

Today LaCie announced its new lineup of hard drives, including the Fuel, a wireless 1TB hard drive that works with the Seagate Media iOS app. This is the first collaboration between the two storage companies since Seagate bought LaCie last year.<p>Besides the Fuel, LaCie is also unveiling three new …

CES 2014: LaCie Announces 1TB 'Fuel' Wireless External Hard Drive for iOS/Mac Devices

LaCie today announced the Fuel, a wireless hard drive designed to work with the iPad, the iPhone, and Mac computers. With 1TB of storage, the Fuel is able to wirelessly stream to any Apple device, serving as a portable storage unit for extensive media libraries.<p>Fuel, which does not require an …

How to update Twitter with Siri for iPhone and iPad

Press and hold the <b>Home button</b> or say "Hey, Siri" on your Phone or iPad.<p>Say "Post a tweet."<p>Tell Siri what you'd like your tweet to say.<p>Tap <b>Send</b> to …

Star Trek: Aldrin | Sic Semper Tyrannis

<i>Star Trek: Aldrin</i> and accompanying works are fan fiction based on and using elements from <i>Star Trek</i>, which is trademarked by Paramount Pictures and …

Star Trek: Aldrin

Fan Fiction Disclaimer ▲<p><i>Star Trek: Aldrin</i> and accompanying works are fan fiction based on and using elements from <i>Star Trek</i>, which is trademarked by …

How to call, message, and email your contacts using Siri

How to establish contact relationships with Siri<p>Siri will need to either learn who your wife, best friend, boss, or other relationships are before it …

How to use Siri with Apple Music

<b>Update March 2017:</b> Added sections for playing Favorites Mix and New Music Mix and a table of contents, Apple Music box, and images for iOS 10. Added …

How to teach Siri to pronounce a name correctly

Press and hold the <b>Home button</b> on your iPhone or iPad, or say "Hey, Siri" to activate Siri.<p>Say the <b>name</b> of a person that you think Siri will …

Everything you need to know about iCloud Keychain

iCloud Keychain is Apple's attempt to bring password management to the mainstream. With it, your account names, passwords, and even credit cards …

DGiT Daily - DGiT

Here are the best Nest products you can buy<p>Edgar Cervantes1 day ago<p>Trying to smarten your home? Nest makes some of the best smart home products in …

How You Can AirPlay Music To An Unsupported Bluetooth Wireless Speaker

Over the next few weeks, we’ll be reviewing Cambridge Audio’s Minx Go, the BRAVEN 710, and Jawbone’s Big JamBox. All of these are great speakers, but …

How to force websites to save passwords to iCloud Keychain in iOS 7

<i>Note: This no longer appears to be an option as of iOS 8</i><p>Whether it's for security or privacy reasons, or just some technical failing, but not all …

Sync Your Google Calendar To Your iPhone Or iPad (Or Both!) [iOS Tips]

The native calendar app on your iPhone or iPad is pretty great, and since it’s built right into iOS and the info is on your iPhone, not the internet, you have access to all your calendar events even when you’re offline or can’t find a network signal.<p>Now, many of us use Google Calendar to schedule …

Leg bone gives up oldest human DNA

<b>The discovery of DNA in a 400,000-year-old human thigh bone will open up a new frontier in the study of our ancestors.</b><p>That's the verdict cast by human evolution experts on an analysis in Nature journal of the oldest human genetic material ever sequenced.<p>The femur comes from the famed "Pit of Bones" …

Natural History Museum

Gobekli Tepe: The World’s First Temple?

Six miles from Urfa, an ancient city in southeastern Turkey, Klaus Schmidt has made one of the most startling archaeological discoveries of our time: …

Archaeology

Registrant WHOIS contact information verification

MIT Invents A Shapeshifting Display You Can Reach Through And Touch

The Tangible Media Group at MIT’s Media Lab has unveiled a futuristic display made of atoms, not pixels.<p>We live in an age of touch-screen interfaces, but what will the UIs of the future look like? Will they continue to be made up of ghostly pixels, or will they be made of atoms that you can reach …

Multiple Ancient Hominids Found on Day 2 of Rising Star Expedition

Wildlife<p>On the first day in the fossil chamber at the Rising Star Expedition outside of Johannesburg, Lee Berger’s team recovered a hominid mandible. Seeing other bones lying about, they went to bed (or sleeping bag, rather) with the thrill of knowing they were working on one of paleoanthropology’s …

Top iPad apps gone free

Subscribe to our newsletter:<p>Prices were last updated 32 minutes ago<p>We find the best iPad app gone free for you daily. Our appPicker PDI selects only …

AppAdvice - Latest iOS News And Reviews

August 14<p>Weight Loss Apps<p>Count calories, plan meals, and track your weight with these helpful apps.<p>August 14 Sandy Stachowiak<p>Coloring Books …

Apps

Are We Alone?

The search for life among the stars<p>There are two stories, both of great consequence, that Lee Billings tells in his new book, the excellently titled <i>Five Billion Years of Solitude</i>. The first concerns the recent discovery of planets circling distant stars, and our ongoing struggle to find life on …

Future Spacecraft Will Be 3-D Printed–In Space, By Robots

In a sci-fi dream come true, a new NASA-funded project engages 3-D printers and robots to build the space systems of tomorrow.<p>Space exploration has always been restricted by the fact that all technology is to-go. Everything we put into the great beyond must first be fabricated on Earth and then …

3D

New ideas for how Earth core formed

<b>Experiments on samples of iron and rock held at immense pressures have led to new ideas of how Earth's core formed.</b><p>Scientists from Stanford University have shown that iron metal will flow through rocks 1,000km beneath our feet.<p>Using sophisticated X-ray imaging, they watched molten metal moving …

Earth Science

Spaceflight experts work on alternate vision for Mars trips

While NASA works on a multibillion-dollar, decades-long space exploration plan that relies on monster rockets, an informal cadre of engineers is laying out a different vision that would take advantage of cheaper, smaller spacecraft that can fuel up at "truck stops" along the way.<p>Right now, the …

Space Exploration

Why I want to make interstellar travel possible

Space exploration once used to be the domain of highly trained astronauts but in the near future it will be open to professionals and amateur space enthusiasts alike thanks to organisations such as Mars Society, Planetary Society and Virgin Galactic, who are giving average people like you and me …