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The 7 Books Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella Says You Need To Lead Smarter

The well-read CEO recommends books that have informed his own thinking and that of his team at Microsoft in formulating the company’s turnaround.<p>If you spend time with Satya Nadella—as I did on several occasions this year while researching our new cover story on the dramatic impact he’s had on …

How to use the Finder’s powerful bulk renaming tools

Renaming a single file in the Finder isn’t too bad. You can click on its name and type in a new one. But what if you want to rename a whole bunch of files at once? Maybe you want to add the same text to the beginning of every file, or add a number to the end of a folder full of MP3 recording to …

See our solar system like you've never seen it before

Book Excerpt: Otherworlds<p><i>The following is an excerpt from Otherworlds by Michael Benson.</i><p><i>Editors note: to see all of the incredible, otherworldly details in these photos, click on the arrows at the top right of each image to enlarge.</i><p><i>Excerpted from Otherworlds by Michael Benson, published by Abrams</i> …

Why You Should Drop What You’re Doing And Watch “The Genius”

I love stories about games. <i>The Hunger Games</i>, <i>The Westing Game</i>, <i>Ready Player One</i>, all that. Just last week, an article on Kotaku caught my eye. It …

Microsoft: Windows 7 in 2017 is so outdated that patches can't keep it secure

Microsoft warns business customers to begin migrating from Windows 7, exactly three years before it reaches end of life.<p>Microsoft has kicked off its …

Nurugo is the world’s-smallest smartphone microscope

Nurugo, a CES newcomer, has a handful of really cool smartphone accessories. One of these is the Nurugo ‘Micro,’ a clip-on smartphone accessory that takes macro photography to a whole new level.<p>What is it?<p>Nurugo’s ‘Micro’ clips to the back of any smartphone and provides extraordinary magnification …

25 Netflix Hidden Treasures You Really Should Be Watching

New year, new List.<p><i>Note: Submissions may have been edited for length and/or clarity.</i>

Bill Gates's 5 Favorite Books of 2016 Will Make You a Lot Smarter | Inc.com

It's hard to imagine that billionaire entrepreneurs like Bill Gates even have time to read for pleasure. But the Microsoft founder has been a voracious reader since childhood, knocking out on average one book a week, and says he still makes it a priority today.<p>On Monday, Gates published a list of …

Self-improvement

This 3-minute animation will change the way you see the universe

Carl Sagan told us that there are more stars in the universe than there are grains of sand on all of the Earth's beaches. At the same time, there are more H 2 O molecules in just 10 drops of water than there are stars.<p>Ranging from the unimaginably small to the unimaginably big, the scale of the …

You’re not done with Skyrim until you’ve found these 10 hidden quests

There comes a point during most playthroughs of Skyrim Special Edition or even on Skyrim Nintendo Switch when you reach a level of fatigue, whether …

How to solve 3 big macOS Sierra problems

By now, most of you are probably upgraded to macOS Sierra, which is proving be a massive home run for Apple. However, while the new Mac OS packs some great new features, it’s also got a handful of problems — ranging from strange error messages to Wi-Fi issues.<p>Check out our video below for three …

Operating Systems

7 Netflix Shows You Didn’t Know Existed

You’ve heard the buzz about <i>The Get Down</i>, and you know all about Netflix’s big tentpole shows, like <i>Orange Is the New Black</i> and <i>House of Cards</i>. You’ve …

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Pokémon Go had ‘full access’ to the Google accounts of some iPhone players

<i>Update: Niantic has released an update for the iOS version of the app that resolves the full account access issue. Users who had issues playing the game after revoking its access to their Google accounts may need to re-install the app to get back to catching 'em all.</i><p>Some Pokémon Go players who …

Pokémon

Setting up a HomeGroup in Windows 10

Microsoft's answer to home network sharing.<p>Microsoft makes sharing files -- including photos, videos and music -- and printer connections easier with its HomeGroup networking service.<p>A HomeGroup is a password-protected home networking service that lets you share your stuff with other PCs that are …

A Fallout 4 guide to getting rich, getting high, and blowing everything up (without cheating)

The fastest path to riches is farming<p><i>Fallout 4</i> is a Bethesda game, and that means it has an interesting and complicated in-game economy. Your vault survivor can scavenge for numerous resources — some common, and some scarce — which you can use to craft upgrades for your settlements and …

Ammunition

6 New Netflix Shows to Binge Watch in November 2015 (And the Best Episodes of Each)

1. “Marvel’s Jessica Jones” (available November 20)<p><b>Why Should I Watch It?</b> How many female superheroes are there? Okay, maybe quite a few, but how …

Samsung Galaxy Note 4 review: big, powerful and now metal

The Samsung Galaxy Note 4 is the fourth iteration of Samsung’s popular phablet series that features a new metal body, a good camera and less gimmicky software<p>Samsung’s Galaxy Note 4 is all the phablet anyone could ever need, and while it might be a stretch to operate with one hand, it does promise …

8 Ways to Lower the Odds of Being Ticketed When Police Pull You Over

How do bad cars happen? How, for instance, did Pontiac's Aztek—the greatest failed model in recent history—get all the way from flawed design to ugly product? We asked Bob Lutz, our industry expert and man-about-town. Here's the inside dope.<p><i>(Photo Credit: Visions of America/Contributor/Getty Images)</i><p>…

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