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LastPass' cross-platform password manager goes free across all devices

Last August, LastPass announced that it would allow users to manage their passwords for free on any one type of device (like desktops, or smartphones). It’s now simplified its pricing structure so it’s even easier to securely log in across all your gadgets.<p>The password management service is now …

Startup lanciert neuartigen Fitness-Marktplatz

Sport und Fitness sind nicht nur gesund, sie sind auch teuer. Daher entscheiden sich die meisten Schweizer für Sportverein, Fitnesscenter oder …

Avocado-Boom wird für Mexiko zum Problem

Ob als Dip, Salat oder Beilage - die Avocado ist in aller Munde. Im weltgrössten Anbauland Mexiko führt der Boom allerdings zur illegalen Abholzung …

What Venezuela's Food Rationing Tells Us: The Price Of Something Is The Price Of Something

The ongoing disaster that is the Venezuelan economy under Bolivarian socialism tells us a number of interesting economic lessons. In part that there’s no economic theory so deluded that someone, somewhere, won’t believe in it. That we cannot simply ascribe prices randomly to goods: prices are not …

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Mr. Trump’s Wild Ride

‘Have you seen the latest polls? I’m beating Hillary.”<p>Donald Trump was on the phone with a man he had never met, a Republican delegate in Pennsylvania. It was May 2, one day before the Indiana primary election, and the private plane bearing his last name in gigantic letters was taxiing along a …

George Soros bet big on gold

Is George Soros bracing for a storm?<p>During the first quarter the legendary investor purchased $264 million worth of shares of Barrick Gold (ABX), the world's largest gold miner. Soros, known as the "man who broke the Bank of England," also acquired 1.1 million options to buy the popular SPDR Gold …

George Soros

What is Google Spaces and how does it work?

Ahead of Google I/O 2016, Google has launched a new product that's meant to help people in a group share things more easily.<p>Called Spaces, the new …

The world’s largest cruise ship in numbers

More floating city than cruise ship, Royal Caribbean’s Harmony of the Seas sets sail from Southampton this week – the biggest, heaviest, most brazen vessel of its kind. Unsurprisingly, its vital statistics are whoppers.<p>10,000<p>The number of plants in the on-board park – plus 50 mature trees.<p>227,000 …

WhatsApp's Web client now lets you share documents

If WhatsApp is quickly becoming your go-to messaging app, you’ll be happy to learn that its Web client now lets send and receive PDFs and other documents.<p>The following file formats are supported: CSV, DOC, DOCX, PDF, PPT, PPTX, RTF, TXT, XLS and XLSX.<p>The feature has been available in the desktop …

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Germany’s National Railway Plans To Remove Human Drivers

Deutsche Bahn is Germany’s historic national rail company, and it operates all kinds of systems, from trains to car-sharing to bike-sharing programs. …

Will dropping checked bag fees solve airport security gridlock?

Two lawmakers are calling on airlines to temporarily eliminate checked baggage fees to help relieve congestion at airport security lines.<p>Democratic Senators Richard Blumenthal from Connecticut and Edward Markey from Massachusetts sent a letter Tuesday to airline executives asking them to stop …

American Airlines

"A Person Who Cries = A Person Who Cares"

Is wireless charging dead? Does it even matter?

Wireless charging has long promised a convenient alternative charging method for phones and tablets. For the past few years, various standard promoters have teamed up with automotive, furniture, and even coffee businesses to create a world where wireless power is always within reach.<p>Despite all …

11 ways to get the most out of Google Keep on Android

I really need to upgrade my brain's internal storage.I'm only partially kidding: Just like a hard drive, I'm pretty sure my mind reached maximum …

We just learned the first details about Google’s next phone

Google's Nexus smarpthones are revered because they're sold cheaper than the top competiting Android smartphones while matching or even exceeding their performance.<p>They also run the pure version of Android, meaning they don't come with a phone maker's "skin" running on top of Android that can …

On my mind: Is Samsung still keen on its Galaxy Note line?

NOTES: You want to take them, but does Samsung still want to make them?<p>As the timeless adage goes, the pen is mightier than the sword. These days however, there is some discussion needed as for just how accurately such sage sayings may apply to Samsung smartphones. True, the Galaxy Note has been a …

Cast a Chrome tab on your TV - Computer - Chromecast Help

You can use a Chromecast device to show a Chrome tab or your screen on your TV.<p>You can show most web content. Some plugins won't work, like …

Android Auto: everything you need to know

Android Auto was announced back in 2014 and started off as essentially a smartphone projection system for your car. Users could tether their Android smartphone, running Android 5.0 Lollipop or above, to their vehicle’s built-in infotainment system. Since then, the number of car manufacturer …

Google app now uses Chrome Custom Tabs to open search results

After its most recent update, the Google app now opens search results as Chrome Custom Tabs. This feature has been a long time coming, but it appears that pages suggested by Google Now still open up in the default browser.<p>The Google app using Chrome Custom Tabs was seen as far back as the Android M …

11 Tips When You're New to Google Apps for Education - Teacher Tech

Essential Getting Started with Google Apps<p>Google Apps for Education (GAfE) encompasses several products. Typically this starts with a branded Gmail …

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The Future of the Google Drive Template Gallery

Templates can be a helpful resource when creating a new document, slideshow, or spreadsheet. They can provide you with a starting point for a resume, …

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Google's Chrome OS May Soon Get More Than a Million New Apps

Google(goog) may be preparing to bring its big Android mobile app store, Google Play, to its desktop operating system, Chrome OS.<p>It has been possible …

Google Calendar for Android makes scheduling meetings on the go easier

Despite the fact that numerous companies have tried to solve this problem, scheduling meetings is still a hassle. If you use Google for Work or Edu on the desktop, you are probably familiar with how Google lets you find meeting times across your organization already (though the feature is a bit …

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You can no longer download Android's best third-party Twitter client

Since 2012, Twitter has maintained a major roadblock for all three-party developers that want to create their own client to access the microblogging …

Princess Passengers Cruise to a Digital Experience

The popular cruise line adopted an advanced onboard communications framework to deliver a connected, customized experience via passengers' mobile …

Medienmitteilungen (Medien) Kantonspolizei Bern - Kanton Bern

Der Vorfall ereignete sich am Mittwoch, 27. April 2016, kurz vor 1530 Uhr, an der Lohngasse 70 in Bellmund. Gemäss ersten Erkenntnissen betrat ein …

Megyn Kelly unwittingly ignites feud between Joe Scarborough and Glenn Beck

As Megyn Kelly mulls the future of her career at the network and perhaps beyond, the Fox News personality has at least two warring media voices in her ear this week. Not warring with Kelly, but indirectly, with each other.<p>On Monday, MSNBC host Joe Scarborough penned an op-ed for The Washington …