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The deeply troubling federal report targeting religious freedom

Nearly 225 years after the ratification of the First Amendment to the U.S. Constitution, the cause of conscience protected by the principles of “no establishment” and “free exercise” may be losing support in the minds and hearts of the American people.<p>Appeals by religious individuals and groups for …

Microsoft introduces a new look for OneNote in new insider update

Note taking is becoming an important part of computing, both mobile and traditional. As a result of the digitisation of text, users are now more …

Microsoft lays off hundreds of employees this week, largely in Redmond, London

Microsoft cut about 220 jobs in London and an additional 300 largely in the Redmond area over the past week, as part of the latest 2,850 job cuts …

How to add events and reminders to Google Calendar for Android

Google Calendar allows you to easily keep track of your busy schedule. With events and reminders, you can ensure that you never forget the important …

Microsoft will close its Skype office in London

Microsoft is going to close Skype’s London office, in a move that could impact the jobs of the nearly 400 people employed there. The company told the Financial Times that is will “unify some engineering positions,” but that it “will be entering into a consultation process to help those affected by …

The Linksys EA9500 pierced my apartment's WiFi-proof walls

I live in a two-bedroom San Francisco apartment built in 1916. It has a view of the bay and the top of the Golden Gate bridge. There's crown molding, high ceilings and some pretty dope neighbors. It should be perfect. And it is -- if you're cool with plaster walls blocking 90 percent of all WiFi …

Wi-Fi

Reviewed: 3 Office Layouts to Dramatically Improve Your Productivity

Does new office furniture make you more productive? I wanted to find out.<p>The office furniture you use can dramatically impact your work output.<p>I should know: For the past few months, I've tested some office equipment from three furniture companies in hopes of seeing how the layout impacts my …

7 must-have Chrome extensions to boost your productivity

Your browser might as well be a Swiss knife due to the untapped functionality and resources that come with it. And as Google Chrome is one of the …

VLOOKUP Quick Reference Guide From Microsoft

<i>To learn more about Excel, go to the organized listing of all my Excel tutorial posts or review the most popular Excel books on Amazon</i><p>If you’re brand …

8 Simple iPhone Hacks to Make Your Life Easier

The best tricks of 2015.<p>Whether your phone is about to die or your charger is frayed, this year's best iPhone hacks can solve all of your smartphone-related problems. Try these shortcuts as shared by Facebook users, tech experts, and more.

How to turn your old Android phone or tablet into a security camera

There’s a pretty good chance you have an old smartphone or tablet sitting around in a drawer. Sure, you could always sell it for a little cash, but there’s another practical idea you could try: turning it into a do-it-yourself security camera.<p>Whether it’s to keep an eye on your home while away or …

Android Phones

Taking the 'Smart Drug' Modafinil Made Me Love Work but Hate People

In the rat race that is modern life, it's sort of the only drug that makes sense. How awful is that?<p><i>More on Nootroprics:</i><p>Will 'Smart Drugs' Really Make Us Smarter, or Just Ruin Our Lives?<p>A Campus Dealer Explains How the College Drug Economy Works<p>Can the Pills That Claim to Make You Clever Also Make …

How to sync your Android to Windows 10

It's 2015, and you can actually get through life without ever physically connecting your phone to a computer. (We've done it. It's great. You should …

You must remember: An archive isn't a thing, it's a strategy

Think of the future, edit the pastThe biggest asset your organisation has is its data. And since IT is a world of compromises and paradoxes, the …

Windows 10, HoloLens, Office: Microsoft Details Its Vision

Key takeaways from Microsoft's Ignite and Build events offer a peek at the company's broader vision for enterprise apps.<p>1 of 8<p>Microsoft CEO Satya …

What is Samsung Quick connect on the Galaxy S6, and what can it do?

Whether you're familiar with Quick connect only because your carrier has decided to plant it permanently in your notification shade or because you've …

20 Smart Apps For Enterpreneurs To Use

A list of great apps for entrepreneurs to increase productivity, manage projects effectively and expand your business with ease!