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Find Receipts in Gmail with This Hidden Smart Label

When you get a ton of email, it's not uncommon for a purchase receipt or order confirmation to get lost in the shuffle. Thankfully, this simple Gmail …

Automatically Save Gmail Attachments to Google Drive with This Script

It's easy enough to selectively save Gmail image attachments to Google Drive, but if you want to automate the process, tech blog Digital Inspiration …

Google just added nutrition info for over 1,000 fruits, vegetables, meats, and full dishes to its se

Google just added nutrition info for over 1,000 fruits, vegetables, meats, and full dishes to its se<p>Filed to: googleFiled to: …

Navigation app Waze can now connect to Facebook and direct you to Facebook Events you've joined,

Navigation app Waze can now connect to Facebook and direct you to Facebook Events you've joined, so you can get there without knowing the address. …

How to Boost Your Internet Security with DNSCrypt

When you use HTTPS or SSL, your web browsing traffic is encrypted. When you use a VPN, all of your traffic is encrypted (usually). Sometimes even …

Remember the Milk now syncs reminders with Evernote, so when you create a reminder in Evernote it

Remember the Milk now syncs reminders with Evernote, so when you create a reminder in Evernote it<p>Filed to: remember the milkFiled to: remember the …

Cloudii Manages Multiple Cloud Storage Services with a Single App

Android: If you're like me, you hoard whatever cloud storage you can get. Cloudii makes it simple to manage all of your different storage options in …

How to Fix iCloud's Biggest Annoyances

Apple’s iCloud service is a handy and free option built right into iPhones, iPads, and Macs, but it’s also a closed system that’s hard to really …

Turn an Old Computer Into a Do-Anything Home Server with FreeNAS 8

You've heard the word "server" thrown around a lot, but usually in the context of web sites or big companies that have a lot of data to store. In …

Sony's Cute Speaker Ball Is Music to our Ears

Sony SRS-BTV5 Wireless Speaker Review<p>Now Sphere This<p>Volume Controls<p>Buttons<p>Ports<p>I'm kind of in love with Sony's little egg-shaped speaker, the …

App.net Surpasses 100,000 Users [INVITES]

App.net, an ad-free social platform popular with developers, has reached a big milestone: 100,000 registered users.<p>The network launched in August …

How to Fold a Shirt Military Style. Save Space and Room

Learn How to Use the Sharpening Tools in Lightroom

There’s no question that Lightroom is a powerful piece of photo processing software, but due to that power sometimes it’s not as easy to wrap our …

Dirty dogs: Homes with pooches loaded with bacteria

A dog may not only fill a home with joy, it fills a home with a whole lot of bacteria, new research suggests. But that doesn't mean you have to kick your pooch out of the bed.<p>Research from North Carolina State University published Wednesday in the journal PLoS ONE found homes with dogs have both a …

Google Drive Gets OCR Scanning, File Downloads, and More on Android

Android: Google has updated its Drive mobile app with a cleaner, cards-style look and several awesome new features. Among them: the ability to …

Learn Anything in 20 Hours with This Four Step Method

With just 20 hours of focused, deliberate practice, you can go from knowing absolutely nothing to performing noticeably well. That's the message from …

How to Create a Reflection in Photoshop in 6 Easy Steps

Creating a reflection using Photoshop is one of those things that at first glance looks really hard, but really isn’t, once you break down the steps …

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The New Flickr: What it Means for Flickr Pro Users

<b>Update:</b> An earlier version of this post stated that Flickr Pro members were still limited to uploads of 50MB per photo. This was based on our tests …

Flickr's Massive Redesign: Full-Res Photos, a Terabyte of Free Storage

Sure, Yahoo just about killed Flickr, but today it's trying to restore its former glory. Just after the company this morning announced its $1.1 …

Minbox Offers Super-Fast File Sharing and Cloud Storage

Mac: Minbox is a new file sharing service that's fast, free, and lets you upload files of any size and any type so you can send them to friends. Best …

Organize and Dispense Plastic Bags with a 2-Liter Bottle

Old shopping bags have tons of uses, but just balling them up and tossing them in your pantry can get messy. Instead, mount a 2-liter bottle to the …

How to Create a "Standard Import" Preset in Lightroom 4

Introduction The following is an excerpt from the SLR Lounge Lightroom Workflow System Workshop on DVD, a system designed to increase your post …

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Fitbit now syncs to Galaxy S 4, broader Android device support is coming

The state of Fitbit wireless syncing is far from ideal for Android users, but the company's latest step is proof that it's slowly getting better. Today, Fitbit updated its Android app to bring wireless syncing to the Galaxy S 4, which follows a previous update for the Galaxy S III and Galaxy Note …

Buycott Finds Stores That Support Your Causes

iOS: Buycott provides a way for you to keep up with which companies support the causes you support, instead of providing a list of companies to avoid.<p>…

Tame Your Under-Desk Cable Clutter with Simple PVC Pipe

You don't need expensive or specialized products to organize the cable clutter hanging down from the back of your desk. Justin Klosky, from the OCD …