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The 100 greatest songs of all time

Vera Lynn's in there, so is Beyoncé. But where does David Bowie rank? The Telegraph's music critic picks his all-time favourites<p>As a fan, musician and critic, songs form the very ground of my life, a constant soundtrack to my interior world, a source of inspiration and consolation as well as …

You Aren't Living in a Hologram, Even if You Wish You Were

You may have read today that the entire universe is a giant hologram. Maybe your mind was blown while you hit your Big Bong and contemplated a 2D …

New NASA flyovers get you closer to Pluto and Charon than you ever could’ve imagined

The New Horizons spacecraft has Pluto well and truly in the rear-view mirror by now, as it’s on the way to check out the Kuiper Belt. But the magic …

Amazon Prime Video comes to Apple TV at long last

Just as rumored, Apple has announced Amazon Prime Video is coming to Apple TV at long last.<p>Amazon hasn’t exactly had a smooth relationship with Apple TV in the past – opting not to make its app available on the platform after all this time (same with Android TV, for that matter). In fact the feud …

12 top iOS 11 features on iPhone and iPad

Siri will try to read your mind, and you can pay your friends back in a text. Plus, AR is gonna be huge.<p>'Sup, iOS 11. Welcome to the iPhone party.<p>Specifically, welcome to the iPhone X, iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus. Apple's just-announced iPhone trio for 2017 will be the first phones to launch with …

Apple’s AirPlay 2 brings multi-room audio streaming to HomeKit and beyond

Apple’s AirPlay 2 is the sequel to its original wireless audio streaming protocol, which adds multi-room synchronized streaming support, integration with HomeKit, Apple’s smart home control platform, and third-party app support. The AirPlay 2 feature will also let anyone on your Wi-Fi jump in and …

Smart TV

iOS 11's Photos app uses AI to make your shots better

Apple's iOS 11 promises to be a big upgrade for shutterbugs. It's improving both the Camera and Photos apps to take some of the headaches out of snapshots and photos. For instance, the Photos app's Memories section can make use of machine learning to automatically reorient images when you change …

Mobile Photography

iOS 11 adds 'Do Not Disturb while driving' to mute notifications on the go

Apple is aiming to bring CarPlay’s level of safety to all iPhone users, with a new update to Do Not Disturb called “Do Not Disturb while driving.”<p>When this option is turned on, your iOS 11-enabled device will be able to detect when you’re driving, and will go completely dark until you’re done. Any …

Apple Music will let you share what you’re listening to with your friends

Apple Music is getting a bit more social, the company announced at WWDC today. Apple showed off new social features that will arrive in iOS 11. The update will allow users to create profiles and share music with their friends.<p>There will also be a “friends are listening to” section, which will show …

iOS 11's new image compression makes your photos smaller

Over 1 trillion photos are taken on iOS every year. The next trillion won’t just look better, but they’ll also be smaller.<p>Apple has introduced two new codecs, HEVC (the High Efficiency Video Codec) and HEIF (High Efficiency Image Format). HEVC will consume half the storage of the current incumbent …

Apple announces HomePod speaker to take on Sonos

Apple has officially announced the HomePod speaker today, which the company claims will reinvent music in homes like the iPod did for music on the go.<p>The new smart speaker features a seven-speaker array of tweeters. Additionally, there’s a four-inch upward-facing subwoofer and an Apple A8 chip. The …

These are the six big things Apple is announcing today

By Hayley Tsukayama<p>, Reporter<p>SAN JOSE — Chief executive Tim Cook said that Apple had six big announcements Monday at its annual developers conference. Cook promised updates to each of Apple's operating systems — for the Apple TV, the Apple Watch, mobile devices and computers — plus some additional …

IPad Pro

How I Motivated Myself During My Darkest Times

You shouldn't deny that there's a problem. Embrace it.<p>Motivation is a daily struggle. We all have those mornings when it's cold and rainy, and all you want to is stay curled up in bed. Other times, we're just mentally and physically exhausted. Then there are the times when a disastrous and …

12 Essential iPhone Photography Apps and Accessories

Take your pictures to the next level.<p>Every iPhone has an excellent camera right out of the box. However, with the help of third-party apps and accessories, you can improve the quality of your mobile photos and videos even more.

exaSound Audio Design e32 DAC

<b>Device Type:</b> Digital to Analog Converter <b><br>Input:</b> Asynchronous USB Audio 2.0: PCM Up to 384 kHz; DSD 64 Fs: 2.8224 MHz; 3.072 MHz, DSD 128 Fs: 5.6448 …

6 Bad Mental Habits That Are Holding You Back (and How to Replace Them With New Ones)

A few small changes to your thought patterns can make a very big difference.<p>When it comes to reaching your goals, do your mental patterns help you or hurt you? The answer is almost certainly both. Most of us have learned to envision a future we want to achieve and taken steps to achieve that …

Peace, Penises, and Pumpkins: The Yayoi Kusama Show About to Invade Your Instagram

Washington’s Hirshhorn Museum has corralled six Infinity Mirror Room installations by Yayoi Kusama as part of a terrific retrospective generating …

Pluto and its 5 moons are about to be the nerdiest worlds ever

Get ready to geek out, space fans.<p>The International Astronomical Union (IAU) — the body responsible for assigning official names to all cosmic …

Physicists Uncover Geometric ‘Theory Space’

A decades-old method called the “bootstrap” is enabling new discoveries about the geometry underlying all quantum theories.<p>In the 1960s, the …

Quantum Mechanics

Google gives everyone machine learning superpowers with TensorFlow 1.0 - ExtremeTech

By on February 17, 2017 at 10:30 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>It wasn’t that long ago that …

Scientists Have Confirmed a Brand New Phase of Matter: Time Crystals

Constant motion without energy.<p>For months now, there's been speculation that researchers might have finally created time crystals - strange crystals …

How to Save a Single Frame from a Live Photo on iPhone

Saving a still from a Live Photo on iPhone can be done in two ways. The first is to simply duplicate a Live Photo but save it as a still. However, that method doesn’t allow you to select a single frame from the Live Photo. You can use our tip on saving a still of your Live Photo if that’s what you …

Here’s how underground chemist Tim Scully planned to save the world with LSD

He managed to get acid behind the Iron Curtain<p>Tim Scully was 20 when he did LSD for the first time, and the experience “was like getting struck by lightning.” It was 1965. Scully had been studying math and physics — on track to do government research — but acid changed everything. Instantly, he …

Moon Meets Jupiter and Bright Star Before Dawn on Thursday

Look to the east-southeast sky soon after midnight early Thursday (Jan. 19) for an interesting celestial array involving the moon, a bright planet …

Astronomy

Legalize marijuana push in N.J.: Should it be treated like cigarettes or booze?

TRENTON -- Lawmakers from both political parties are mulling whether New Jersey should legalize marijuana, but differ over whether it should be more …

Jimmy Fallon’s Donald Trump Interview Draws 2,324% Increase in Twitter Hate for ‘Tonight Show’

How much did viewers hate Jimmy Fallon’s interview with Donald Trump on “The Tonight Show” Thursday? About 2,324% more than they normally hate his …

This Weird Experiment Is Bringing Us Closer Than Ever to Solving a 100-Year-Old Cosmic Mystery

Decoding cosmic rays.<p>On the flanks of the Sierra Negra volcano in Central Mexico, nearly 14,000 feet (4,267 metres) above sea level, there is a giant …

Xiu Xiu - "Into The Night" (Official Music Video)

The Black Keys Say They Regret Inducting Steve Miller Into Rock Hall of Fame

Last week, the Black Keys gave a speech inducting Steve Miller into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Miller then gave an acceptance speech that was, in part, critical of the Rock Hall, encouraging the institution to be "more inclusive of women" and "to respect the artists they say they’re honoring, …

This is what happens to the brain when it's on LSD

From hallucinations to a loss of your sense of self, the effects of taking a drug such as lysergic acid diethylamide (LSD) have been known for some …