Cheryl H

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The Secret Powers of Chrome's Address Bar

Chrome's address bar doesn't do much at a glance. Type in a URL and you're taken to a web site. But it can do a lot more if you know how to use …

Google Maps: a decade of transforming the mapping landscape

Photograph: Multimap<p>Multimap was the go-to online map in 2005 for the UK.<p>276<p>http://static.guim.co.uk/sys-images/Guardian/Pix/pictures/2015/2/6/1423243485797/facf4ae5-6bd4-4ac2-ab50-f59a1c2d8273-460x276.jpeg<p>460<p>Photograph: Multimap<p>Multimap was the go-to online map in 2005 for the …

Maps

5 can't-miss apps: Paper, SwiftKey, uHealth and more

NC<p>Paper by FiftyThree<p>SwiftKey<p>TileArt<p>'uHealth'<p>With news swirling around Twitter's most recent earnings and CEO Dick Costolo's comments about taking on …

One year on, Satya Nadella has made Microsoft 'a different company'

Nadella, who took over from Steve Ballmer in February 2014, has been moving to make Microsoft more relevant in the new tech world led by mobile-focused rivals such as Apple and Google.<p>Microsoft, which can no longer rest on its PC dominance with its Windows operating system, has taken a page from …

Say “ahh” and let your smartphone check for Parkinson’s disease

Smartphones are designed to be curious. Having already learned about your friendships, your family and the pattern of your daily routine, designers are now interested in your health and fitness.<p>A new crop of apps and wearable devices continuously measure and analyse vital signs such as movement and …

Medical Technology

Dashcams can reveal so much, but they rarely lure drivers

We use them to take millions of Instagram selfies every day. They've made it almost too easy to post unending streams of videos and images on YouTube …

Tesla really likes poaching employees from Apple, report says

If Elon Musk is your dream boss, here's a career move that might help: work for Apple.<p>According to a <i>Bloomberg</i> report, Tesla has a thing for Apple …

Monetary policies and falling inflation are behind currency turmoil

Two thousand years later the foreign-exchange markets are still in turmoil. In January the Swiss National Bank abandoned its policy of capping the Swiss franc against the euro, catching many traders and investors by surprise. As the franc rose by 30% in a few minutes, many foreign-exchange brokers …

Apple just defied a bunch of theories about business

<i>Apple’s most recent quarterly numbers broke all sorts of records and, as we shall see, a number of laws.</i><p>Apple just released its numbers for the quarter ending last December, the first quarter of its 2015 fiscal year. The figures are astonishing:<p><b>iPhones</b>: Apple sold 74.5 million, +57% over last …

Tim Cook

Keurig 2.0’s DRM brew leaves bad taste in everyone’s mouth

The box my mother-in-law dropped in my lap was huge. It was Christmas gift-exchanging time and, as usual, my in-laws had brought a house gift my wife …

Intel CFO: We're so far ahead, Apple's performance would be seriously hindered if it stopped working with us

It was a shock because Intel was the biggest chip maker for PCs that ran Windows, and Microsoft was Apple's biggest rival at the time. (Now Apple and Google are enemies.)<p>But Apple and IBM were having trouble designing chips that could keep up with Apple's ambitions for Macs and MacBooks, so Apple …

Apple's iPhone Market Share Leveling Off In Some Countries

Apple reported blowout iPhone sales for the December quarter with 74.5 million units sold. Keep in mind that this is just over 1% of the Earth’s entire population (7.3 billion) buying 34,097 iPhones per hour every hour for the quarter. Apple’s blowout results were due to a combination of iPhone …