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Lasers Could Make Computers 1 Million Times Faster

A billion operations per second isn't cool. Know what's cool? A million billion operations per second.<p>That's the promise of a new computing technique …

Quantum Computing

Cinematic photo app uses AI to fix your snaps

In 2016, a startup called Relonch started a camera club and next-day image editing service that was largely panned online by photographers.<p>Who would pay $99 per month to use a camera they will never own plus $1 per professionally retouched photo? The iPhone and other capable smartphone cameras now …

Artificial Intelligence

He Was Dying. Antibiotics Weren’t Working. Then Doctors Tried a Forgotten Treatment.

Steffanie Strathdee hunched over her laptop, fretting. She barely noticed the kittens asleep next to her or the serene Buddha figure across the …

Microbiology

How the Enlightenment Ends - The Atlantic

Three years ago, at a conference on transatlantic issues, the subject of artificial intelligence appeared on the agenda. I was on the verge of skipping that session—it lay outside my usual concerns—but the beginning of the presentation held me in my seat.<p>The speaker described the workings of a …

Artificial Intelligence

How to Make Apps Open in Full Screen Mode on Mac Automatically

Some Mac users really enjoy full screen mode for apps and windows, so much so that they might want to make Mac apps open in full screen mode …

Operating Systems

6 Capabilities Of The Most Productive People

What makes some people so much more productive than others? Why are you more productive on some days versus others? Everyone has had days where not much gets done. Some blame the unproductive days on other people, unanticipated problems, stupid systems, or bureaucracy. However, on the productive …

Time Management

How to Create File Templates on Your Mac With Finder's Stationery Pad Feature

Stationery Pad is a handy way to nix a step in your workflow if you regularly use document templates on your Mac. The long-standing Finder feature essentially tells a file's parent application to open a copy of it by default, ensuring that the original file remains unedited.<p>Stationery Pad doesn't …

Stationery

These Are The Coolest Passport Stamps in the World

<i>TPG</i> recently shared his personal favorite passport stamp, acquired in Easter Island.<p>After oohing and ahh-ing over the design, it got us thinking: …

Border Crossings

24 essential tips and tricks to help you get the most out of your Mac

From keyboard shortcuts to hidden tools, Macs are full of features that will help you work more quickly and easily.<p>So whether you're a Mac newbie or you're just coming back from a long Windows vacation, here are 24 handy, not-totally-obvious tricks to help you get the most out of your Mac.<p><i>Jeff Dunn</i> …

Keyboard Shortcuts

'Avengers' Cast Has A 'Brady Bunch' Singalong And It's A Marvel

The clever parody hilariously summed up their heroic history.<p>The cast of “Avengers: Infinity War” sang their own version of “The Brady Bunch” opening on “The Tonight Show” Wednesday.<p>Scarlett Johansson (Black Widow), Robert Downey Jr. (Iron Man), Chadwick Boseman (Black Panther) and the rest of the …

Robert Downey Jr.

PSA: There’s a new fake Flash Player installer for Macs, and it’s nastier than usual

Macs are not immune to malware, but they are pretty well-protected. By default, macOS won’t allow unrecognized apps to be installed, and it needs the user to agree to override this. Even when they are installed, sandboxing limits the damage that can be done, which is why most Mac malware is …

Operating Systems

Watch: 5 Mistakes Noob Cinematographers Make

Learning which mistakes DPs make at the beginning of their careers is the first step in avoiding them when you get started on your own.Creating …

Career Development

Heroic Southwest Airlines Pilot Tammie Jo Shults Just Displayed 4 Keys to Remarkable Leadership

From tragedy comes a spark of courage, resilience, and profound leadership.<p>A Southwest Airlines flight bound for Dallas from New York City on Tuesday encountered a horrific circumstance when one of its engines exploded, sending shrapnel into the plane, nearly sucking one woman out of the window …

Ray tracing explained: The future of hyper-realistic graphics

Ray tracing has long been gaming's holy grail. A method of creating hyper-realistic lighting and graphics, for years ray tracing has been promised as the technology that will take games the next step closer to total realism. Ray tracing has perennially been just on the horizon, but at GDC 2018, …

Should I Give Julie A Warning -- Or Fire Her For Insubordination?

Dear Liz,<p>I manage a sales team with five members.<p>My senior salesperson is “Julie.” She’s been with the company longer than I have.<p>Julie is an amazing salesperson, I must say. However, she says whatever she wants to me.<p>She doesn’t see me as her superior. She just sees me as somebody who interacts …

Leadership

Hayley Atwell reveals reason for Agent Carter axe

The wonderful standalone <i>Agent Carter</i> series might have been cancelled two years ago but we're still not over it. And nor will we ever be, …

TV

Imperfect, organic design is the next step – UX Collective

The current obsession over Pixel Perfect products. And how ‘imperfections’ can make our designs more human.<p>Long ago, there lived a priest who was in …

UX Design

Top Leaders Share the Worst Startup Advice They've Ever Received

Fake it 'till you make it? That might sound good when you're trying to grow your business, but it's not the best piece of advice to follow long-term. Here are more nuggets of not-so-wisdom.<p>I lost millions on a deal and it put me in bankruptcy. The odd part of this is that I thought I was being …

Things I Never Knew About Writing Comics Until I Wrote Comics

I’ve spent most of my professional career writing about comics (and video games), putting forth what I understand about the art form’s mechanics and …

What Does Real Leadership Look Like?

I was at dinner recently with some friends and out of the blue, one of my dinner companions asked a compelling question: If something dangerous happened here in this restaurant, who do you think would step up and lead us out of here to safety?<p>Companies all across the globe are asking a similar …

Leadership

Cloudflare 1.1.1.1 privacy DNS is real: here’s how to use it

Privacy has always been an important topic but, of late, it has become an increasingly troubling one. From smartphones to social media to plain …

A Young Steve Jobs Once Gave This Priceless Leadership Lesson. Here It Is in a Few Sentences

A pre-black turtleneck era Jobs defines the essence of great leadership.<p>A YouTube video that is circulating the internet shows a young and brash Steve Jobs candidly describing his feelings about management and hiring. It's a bit comical to hear him lambasting the idea of having professional …

Leadership

Using React, Firebase, and Ant Design to Quickly Prototype Web Applications

In this guide I will show you how to use Firebase, React, and Ant Design as building blocks to build functional, high-fidelity web applications. To …

How to upgrade your older Mac Pro firmware

Get extended capabilities on your old Mac Pro hardwareDo you have an older model 2009 Mac Pro (pre-Trash Can Mac Pro) that could use a makeover? …

Operating Systems

How to Reset Your Mac's Bluetooth Module to Fix Connection Issues

Bluetooth is what your Mac uses to connect to wireless devices like keyboards, mice, trackpads, speakers, and other peripherals. Generally, it's a reliable technology. At some point however, the chances are you'll run into difficulty establishing a Bluetooth connection with one or more of your …

IBM has created a computer smaller than a grain of salt

If there's one downside to powerful computers, it's that they're too damn big.<p>Luckily, that's about to change. At least, if IBM has anything to say …

13 grammar myths you should stop believing

Myth 1 — Never start a sentence with 'and,' 'but' or 'so'<p>According to the grammar experts at the 'Chicago Manual of Style,' you don't have to do mental gymnastics to avoid starting a sentence with a conjunction. "There is a widespread belief — one with no historical or grammatical foundation — that …

How to give your Finder window superpowers

The Finder has been with the Mac since day one, way back in 1984. But just because it’s old, doesn’t mean that it doesn’t have some new tricks. Did you know, for instance, that you can add a path bar to the bottom of the window to show the path of the current folder on your Mac? Or that you can add …

How to easily change the color of individual folders in macOS [Video]

From time to time I like to make certain folders on my macOS desktop stand out. For example, I use automation to move screenshots saved to my desktop directly to a special Screenshots folder. Since I’m always looking for the screenshots that I take, I decided to tint the folder purple to make it …

24 Years Ago, Steve Jobs Taught a Major Lesson in Good Leadership with This Short Sentence

In this 1994 interview with Rolling Stone, Steve Jobs showed a different side of his humanity.<p>In 1994, well after Steve Jobs got booted by Apple and before returning to launch the iPad and iPhone revolution, he had a prolific interview with <i>Rolling Stone</i> magazine during one of the lowest points of …