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How to actually get work done on an iPad

Apple is touting its updated iPad as an education-focused device, once again pushing the idea that the iPad can replace a laptop (or Chromebook, in the case of classrooms). That's unlikely, but with the right tools, it <i>can</i> be a workable substitute in a pinch.<p>It takes more than a few classroom apps …

This Robot Swarm Finishes Your Grocery Shopping In Minutes

Ocado’s warehouse technology would probably make Jeff Bezos green with envy.<p>“This has to be a render,” is my first thought as I watch these robots moving quickly over a seemingly infinite grid of crates. I am wrong. “Because the robots are brand new, it looks like a render but in fact it’s 100% …

Stunning home fuses modern Scandinavian design with the Minnesotan outdoors

Nature takes center stage in the Northern Lake Home, a gorgeous luxury house hidden away in the woods of northern Minnesota. Designed by Strand …

Still Trying To Demystify AI? Here's A Simple Analogy That Even A 10-Year-Old Can Follow. | Inc.com

Look Ma...No Hands!<p>In the first column of this two-part series I talked about how leading-edge AI, such as DeepMind's AlphaGo Zero, can train itself without human intervention. In this second column I'll share a simply analogy that helps demystify AI and differentiates human intelligence from …

This Is Giada De Laurentiis's Best Pasta Recipe, According to Food Network Fans

Giada De Laurentiis is the Food Network's bona fide queen of Italian food, and her encyclopedic collection of classic Italian recipes proves it. The …

Italian Food

Google Authenticator will add a formidable layer of protection to your e-mail account

Google Authenticator is a free security app that can protect your accounts against password theft. It's easy to set up and can be used in a process …

Authentication

Blockstack's decentralized internet browser uses bitcoin tech

Blockchains used to be exclusively associated with bitcoins until other industries saw how useful the digital distributed ledger can be. Walmart used it to identify expired food that needed to be pulled from its shelves, and at least one shipping company used it to track cargo as it made its way …

Blockchain

Monoprice Wants to Affordably Outfit Your Kitchen

Most people don’t have the budget to snatch up every cool kitchen gadget, because, let’s face it, there are a lot of them. But Monoprice, a consumer …

Google's new sun map will tell you whether your roof needs a solar panel

Google has long stated its ambitions to run its global operations solely on renewable energy, and now it wants to lead by example. The company has updated its interactive Sunroof map that helps people estimate whether it makes sense to install a solar panel on their roof.<p>In a new blog post, the Big …

PSA: These are the passwords you need to change thanks to CloudBleed

A CloudFlare leak probably doesn’t mean much to most internet users. It should.<p>Over 5.5 million websites use CloudFlare, and chances are you’re using one of them daily. Sites like FitBit, Yelp, Medium, CodePen, OKCupid, and Uber are just a small sample of sites that rely on the service. Today’s …

This Is That Trendy Coffee You're Seeing All Over Instagram

Chances are, you've heard of and probably seen Bulletproof coffee. In person, in cafes, and most recently, all over your Instagram feed. It's popular …

These 1-pot Paleo meals are super-satisfying—and easy to make

A smoothie for breakfast and a big salad for dinner are clutch go-to healthy meals, but with temperatures hovering right above freezing, chances are, …

Get your house fully connected with a smart light switch

Out of all the home appliances you'd expect could be smart-ified as part of the connected home, the classic light switch might be last on the list. …

Best paid apps for Mac

The Mac App Store is big, but you don't have to buy <i>all</i> the apps — just these!The Mac App Store has a wealth of content to help you find the right …

Apps

Inside the Startup Behind Silicon Valley's Favorite $100 Light Bulb

Austin-based lighting startup Ketra has built a state-of-the-art LED bulb and a state-of-the-art way to control it. But to sell its wares to the world’s biggest tech companies, it first had to build a state-of-the-art problem.<p><b>Two years ago,</b> as it prepared to build a new office on Manhattan’s West …

Introducing the Guinand Duograph-Chrono RPanda, the Latest from the Value-Driven German Brand

Nearly one year ago, we wrote about the return of Guinand, the brand once owned by the inimitable Helmut Sinn. As I wrote in that article, Guinand is …

Classic Sourdough Bread (Pain au Levain)

For a classic sourdough bread recipe, we used a mixture of bread flour and whole-wheat flour for complex flavor. Sifting the whole-wheat flour …

Powerful new drawing app Linea is perfect for Apple Pencil

Iconfactory, the awesome team behind apps like Twitterrific and Flare, just launched a stellar new drawing app for iPad. It’s called Linea, and it’s a perfect match for Apple Pencil, offering all the tools you’ll need for sketching, taking notes, and more.<p>“Modern drawing apps are powerful, but they …

The Best Habit Tracking App for iPhone

Tracking your habits is a great way to keep an eye on your progress for a variety of self-improvement goals, and you have an insane number of apps …

Introducing Picture Organic Clothing

Details Details<p>The POWDER staff is attending SIA in Denver this week--the snow sports industry’s biggest trade show, where we are getting a first …

This Raspberry Pi-Powered Magic Mirror Can Be Set Up With One Line of Code

We’ve seen a few different magic mirror projects using a Raspberry Pi, but in the newest issue of MagPi they’ve put together what might as well be …

How to use iMessage special effects

Over the years the iPhone's Messages app has evolved from a relatively simple messaging program to a sophisticated tool complete with special effects.<p>…

Apps

How to Setup Automatic iCloud Backups for Your iOS Device

- Jan 27, 2017<p>There is just no way to overstate the importance of backing up your iOS device. If your iPad or iPhone for any reason ever dies or …

iCloud

Manuka Honey May Be the Next Powerhouse Natural Ingredient

It has impressive healing, soothing, and bacteria-battling powers.<p><b>This article was originally published in the February 2017 issue of ELLE.</b><p>Honey, that sticky, delicious goodness produced by bees, has been used by humans for thousands of years—and not just to satisfy a sweet tooth. It appears in …

Skin Care

Kitchen Styles That Are Totally on Trend in 2017

If you love kitchen design like we do, you're always on the lookout for what's next, and the beginning of the year seemed like a perfect time to take …

Remove DRM from iTunes and Apple Music to play your audio on any device

<i>This post is brought to you by Convertanymusic.com, maker of Apple Music Converter.</i><p>When we download music from iTunes, or audiobooks from Audible, the files that get onto our devices are DRM-protected. That means they can’t be played on “unauthorized” devices. This, let’s face it, is pretty …

How to Opt Out of the Most Popular People Search Sites

Genealogy site Family Tree Now made waves when people discovered it can be used to look up almost anyone’s personal information, even if they’d never …

The best language-learning apps for Android and iOS

There are countless apps out there designed to help you learn a new language, which makes it tricky to pick the right one. You may want to widen your …

Language Learning

The Case Against ‘Whole Wheat’ and 'Whole Grain' Bread

So you’re ready to include more whole grains in your diet, and you reasonably want to start with your daily bread (and crackers, and granola bars, …