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Microsoft is changing how Alt-Tab works on Windows 10

Microsoft’s next major Windows 10 update, codenamed “Redstone 5,” has been in testing for a few weeks now, and the company is now ready to unveil some new features that it's experimenting with. Alongside the new Sets feature for all Windows 10 apps, Microsoft is also changing the way the Alt-Tab …

Windows 10

Berkeley Lab scientists discover coating to capture near infrared light

A team led by scientists at the Berkeley Lab demonstrated an organic dye coating, which they say can convert near infrared light, a part of the …

Nanotech

How to make your own custom Alexa commands

Use Amazon's new Skill Blueprints to do amazing new things with your Echo device, like create custom commands.<p>Amazon's virtual voice assistant just got a whole lot smarter.<p>With the arrival of Skill Blueprints, Alexa can now perform a variety of personalized tricks -- "skills," as Amazon calls them, …

Smart Homes

Here’s how Apple is fighting GrayKey iPhone unlocker

Apple hasn’t found the security holes that iPhone unlocking tools use, but iOS 11.3 took a step that makes these cracking devices less useful. Police now have a limited amount of time to circumvent the user’s passcode before it becomes impossible.<p>This is part of an ongoing struggle between Apple …

NASA's planet-hunting satellite TESS launches

<b>(CNN) —</b> TESS, NASA's planet-hunting satellite, launched on a SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket from Cape Canaveral, Florida, at 6:51 p.m. ET Wednesday. It had a 30-second launch window. The launch was originally scheduled for Monday, but rescheduled to conduct additional Guidance Navigation and Control …

Astronomy

This is when Apple may pull the plug on iTunes for good

Apple has set a date when it will ax iTunes for good, according to reports.<p>The tech giant is looking to scrap music downloads because of the …

How to use Files app with Dropbox, Google Drive, and OneDrive

The Files app can reach documents stored on more than just iCloud Drive. It gives access a whole range of cloud-storage solutions. A new video from Apple shows how to set this up, but it’s a simple process.<p>This is part of a series demonstrating ways to get more out of an iPad, but this guide …

Amazon adds long awaited intercom feature to its Alexa-enabled devices

While Apple’ Siri digital assistant is still pretty limited in its functionality, despite it being the main input for HomePod, Amazon has been experimenting and adding new features at a rapid pace.<p>Today, Amazon is adding a much requested “intercom” feature to its Alexa-enabled devices, <i>TechCrunch</i> …

Amazon announces updates to Video Skill for Alexa: DVR recording, more now available

Alexa seems to be inserting itself everywhere into our lives. You can use an Echo device to change your thermostat, start your car, order an Uber, or turn lights on and off. There are so many things you can do with Alexa, and it’s only expanding.<p>Today, Amazon announced expansions to its Video API …

Hands-on with Business Chat for iMessage in iOS 11.3 and macOS 10.13.4

Included in iOS 11.3 and macOS 10.13.4 is a new way to communicate with companies called Business Chat. Available in the United States as a beta to start, Business Chat lets you conveniently use iMessage for customer service and even complete transactions with Apple Pay. Check out our hands-on to …

Microsoft is ready for a world beyond Windows

Cloud and AI are Microsoft’s future bets<p>”We want to move from people needing Windows to choosing Windows, to loving Windows. That is our bold goal,” said Microsoft CEO Satya Nadella three years ago. At the time, Microsoft was unveiling more details about Windows 10, and surprising people with …

Windows Phone

Scientists discover a huge new human organ hiding in plain sight

Just when you thought we knew all there was to know about the human body, researchers just discovered an entirely new human organ. Called the …

HomeKit Weekly: Turning your old garage door into a Siri-controlled entrance

<i>HomeKit Weekly is a new series focused on smart home accessories, automation tips and tricks, and everything to do with Apple’s smart home framework.</i><p>Getting into HomeKit can be a very costly endeavor when you start replacing locks, lights, and other accessories with connected versions. Fortunately, …

Serverless computing: What it is and why it matters

Powerful Raspberry Pi Alternatives, HiKey 970 And Rock960

If you are searching for powerful Raspberry Pi alternatives you may be interested into new Raspberry Pi style boards in the form of the HiKey 970 …

Top 15 Open Source Backup Software for Linux

• 0<br>• shares<p>To recover from some unexpected situations like human errors, Disk failure or RAID, Corruption of file systems we need a good backup plan. The …

How to Remove ANYTHING From a Photo in Photoshop

How many times have you taken a photo, thought it was great, and only realized later that there's something in the shot that you don't want to be …

10 ‘who’ Command Examples for Linux Newbies

In our earlier article, we have explained 11 ways to find user account info and login details in Linux. One of the various commands we mentioned was …

Linux

World-first firing of air-breathing electric thruster

Air-breathing ion thruster<p>5 March 2018<p>In a world-first, an ESA-led team has built and fired an electric thruster to ingest scarce air molecules from …

Pro Tip: One-tap scroll back to the bottom of the camera roll

Ever tap the top of the screen in your Photos library and find yourself looking at pictures from way back in 2005? Did you swipe something the wrong way and end up stranded, viewing photos from years ago?<p>You probably sighed to yourself, then set to scrolling back to the bottom of the list to get to …

How To Update Kindle Books on Your iPhone

One of the best features of digital books, besides their incredible helpfulness in saving space, is their ability to be updated. When corrections and changes need to be made, Amazon can simply send the updated content to your Kindle. But how can Kindle owners manage their Kindle settings to make …

Kindle

How Microsoft's Translate A.I. Just Reached 'Dream' Human Levels

Microsoft revealed on Wednesday it has reached a monumental milestone in artificial intelligence-powered translation software, declaring the creation …

How Three Lines of Code and Windows Machine Learning Empower .NET Developers to Run AI Locally on Windows 10 Devices

<i>This post is authored by Rosane Maffei Vallim, Program Manager, and Wilson Lee, Senior Software Engineer at Microsoft.</i><p>Artificial Intelligence (AI) …

Three Miles Of Unused Locomotives Is Undeniably Haunting

If you’ve ever driven through Arizona between Tuscon and Benson, you might have noticed a strange sight: Nearly 300 yellow Union Pacific locomotives …

Linux Fu: Regular Expressions

If you consider yourself a good cook, you may or may not know how to make a souffle or baklava. But there are certain things you probably do know how …

Linux

Windows 10's next major update includes an AI platform

How important is AI to Microsoft? So important that it's making the technology a staple of its software. The company has revealed that the next big Windows 10 update will include an AI platform, Windows ML, that lets developers use pre-trained machine learning systems in their apps. This will save …

The Last Barrier To Ultra-Miniaturized Electronics Is Broken, Thanks To A New Type Of Inductor

In the race for ever-improving technology, there are two related technical capabilities that drive our world forward: speed and size. These are related, as the smaller a device is, the less distance the electrical signal driving your device has to travel. As we’ve been able to cut silicon thinner, …

Nanotech

Can You Restore Your Vision Naturally? This Eye Doc Says Yes

If you have ever been diagnosed with an eye condition such as macular degeneration or cataracts, the doctor might have told you: "All we can do is …

When rotated at a 'magic angle,' graphene sheets can form an insulator or a superconductor

It's hard to believe that a single material can be described by as many superlatives as graphene can. Since its discovery in 2004, scientists have …

Graphene