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11 ways to trick Android into using less data

With expensive tiered data plans, it's easy to hit your limit. Follow this guide to cut back on data usage (and avoid overage charges).<p>Apps are moving to the cloud. Streaming services like Netflix and Spotify are big. And just about every one of us is addicted to social networking.<p>There's just one …

5 Keys to Running Healthy and Staying Injury-Free

Follow these rules, and you’ll spend more time on the road and less time in rehab.<p><b>AVOID THE TERRIBLE TOO’S.</b> Doing too much, too soon, too fast is the number-one cause of running injuries. The body needs time to adapt to increases in mileage or speed. Muscles and joints need recovery time so they …

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SmashingConf is committed to providing an <i>inclusive, accessible</i>, and <i>safe space</i> for <i>all</i> attendees.<p>The Conference will be held at Toronto International …

How Fit Are You?

To run at your full potential, you need to target all areas of fitness—including flexibility, balance, and mobility.<p>CORE STRENGTH<p>A strong core—the muscles in your abdominals, back, and glutes—gives you stability, power, and endurance. “If your core muscles can’t support your pelvis, it will drop, …

Chrome for Android gets new features, facelift to the start page coming soon

For the majority of users of modern Android devices, Google’s Chrome is <i>the</i> browser of choice, so it’s good to see Google constantly tweaking the app and adding new features.<p>This week, Google announced that two small enhancements are heading to the stable version of Chrome for Android. The first is …

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10 biggest tech gambles ever made: the winners and losers

Without risk-takers, we wouldn't have the technologies we love today: the history of technology is littered with great leaps forward that could all …

The dark side of prepaid

There has been a slow but steady drumbeat of people starting to talk about the merits of prepaid, and contemplating a switch for themselves. A small …

Scanners are peeled! Knight Rider fan spends three years building exact replica of car KITT

It seems like everything from the ’80s is making a re-appearance these days – the decade’s fashion, music, government, even its riots – and now, …

Forget Your Phone

This video made the rounds yesterday, tugging at heartstrings and giving us all in the Era Of Communication a bit of a kick in the buttocks. It shows a woman who forgot her phone. The premise is hokey at best, but it still tells us something about ourselves these past few years. Our world is …

Countless Pens Used to Draw Detailed Animals Portraits

New Jersey-based illustrator Tim Jeffs has spent the past year trying to draw intricately detailed animal portraits with nothing more than pens and ink. Originally completing the spectacular sketchbook drawings as a pastime, Jeffs' son Harrison decided to share his dad's meticulous craft on reddit. …

How HTTPS Secures Connections: What Every Web Dev Should Know

July 24, 2013<p>How does HTTPS <i>actually</i> work? That was the question I set out to solve a few days ago for a project at work.<p>As a web developer, I knew …

Bayesian Methods for Hackers

An intro to Bayesian methods and probabilistic programming from a computation/understanding-first, mathematics-second point of …

Data Science

How Chromecast works: HTML5, WebRTC, and the technology behind casting

Chromecast is cheap, simple and sold out nearly everywhere. The fact that it’s so hard to get only adds fuel to the HDMI media streaming device’s hype. We’ve already stated that Chromecast has the potential to disrupt the way that we watch TV. Let’s take a look at some of the technology behind …

Google Calendar API Updated With Push Notifications Accessible By Third Party Developers

Google has made a small change to the Google Calendar API that nonetheless could make a huge difference for developers and users. The Calendar API …

Five apps that put a twist on Android notifications

Enhance your smartphone experience with these fun and customizable notification apps for Android.<p>Since its inception, one of the best features built into the Android experience is the manner in which notifications are handled. Yet, as great as the status bar is at displaying missed calls and new …

Meet Helpouts, Google’s Secret Project That Turns Hangouts Into A Commerce Platform

While its roots lie in search, today, Google wears many hats. From self-driving cars and wearable technology to social networking and mobile operating systems, there are few industries where the search and advertising giant has yet to make its presence felt. Lately, however, Google’s expansion has …

Apple takes down developer site after hack

Applehas placed its developer site under maintenance and confirmed that it had been hacked on July 18.<p>The hacker had attempted to steal personal …

How To Make Master French Chocolatier Jacques Torres' Famous Chocolate Chip Cookies

However, as much as it pains me to say it, these chocolate chip cookies by Jacques Torres are absolutely, without a doubt, the best chocolate chip cookies that I have ever made or tasted in my entire life. I guess that's why they call him Mr. Chocolate!<p>These are a chocolate chip cookie of another …

Video: How Carl Zeiss’ New Touit Lenses Are Manufactured

There’s something to be said about lens manufacturing. You could even go so far as to say it, in itself, is an art form, with the hands of skilled …

New Nexus 7 photos leak, with packaging

Yes, we know. The new Nexus 7 has been leaked several times over the past few weeks. We just can’t get enough of it. And now it looks like someone …

Next Avengers Villain is Ultron

Joss Whedon, one of the premier – if not THE premier – comic and scriptwriter’s of our time, announced the title and, indirectly, the main villain of …

Chrome OS Beta Update

Did you know there was a Chrome OS? I didn’t, but apparently some anti-establishment people out there are choosing to forgo Windows, Mac and …

The Week in Review: Comic-Con Edition

Inside Flipboard / July 19, 2013<p>Comic-Con, the annual celebration of all things geeky, began yesterday in San Diego with 130,000 people attending—a …

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If you don’t have video in your content mix, you’re missing out. It’s simpler to make than ever, ...<p>November 1, 2017<p>Want to know how to make …

In Guardian Cook: The 10 best banana recipes Bananas, the nation's favourite raw snack, are endlessly versatile in the kitchen. Mash and fry, slice and curry or unzip and bake whole – see which of these 10 treatments you prefer http://t.gu.com/n8iy3 Photo: Tiny banana tartes tatin. Yuki Sugiura for the Guardian