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Tips and Tricks: Creating and Marking Up PDFs in iOS 11

As a contractor, I can tell you that PDF documents are the industry standard in my world. You don’t have to fuss with security settings or worry about them being altered the same way that you do with a Word doc, or other editable document style. If I am sending a customer a quote, it’s going to be …

iOS

LXORY releases sharp USB-C/Lightning powered Qi dual wireless charger for iPhone

A new sleek looking Qi dual wireless charger for iPhone X and 8 is now available from LXORY. The new charger not only offers a clean black aesthetic, but also flexibility and convenience at a great price.<p>LXORY calls its new Dual Wireless Charging Pad a “3-in-1 Qi Charger Station”. The charger …

Tech Trends

Music streaming on Apple Watch Series 3 is a surprisingly nice feature to have

Must be completely bought in to Apple products and services<p>If you followed <i>The Verge’</i>s earlier coverage of Apple Watch Series 3 LTE, then you know that I encountered a connectivity bug during my initial tests of the watch (one that was later fixed in a software update), and that the watch launched …

The Goal - Center for Action and Contemplation

Heaven<p><b>The Goal</b> <b><br>Sunday, December 17, 2017</b><p>The purifying goal of mysticism and contemplative prayer is nothing less than divine union—union with what is, …

The Gospel Has Got to Be More Than Forgiveness for Sinners

If you ever watch someone like Ray Comfort do street evangelism, you see a perfect picture of western salvation. His job is to prove to bystanders …

Think DSP: Digital Signal Processing in Python

If you understand basic mathematics and know how to program with Python, you’re ready to dive into signal processing. While most resources start with …

Apple’s latest how-to video teaches you Apple Pay Cash

Apple has published a new how-to video to teach iOS users the basics of Apple Pay Cash. It comes just three days after the new peer-to-peer payments service made its public debut in iOS 11.2.<p>Apple Pay Cash makes it easier than ever to send money to friends and family. It uses iMessage, so anyone …

iOS

Apple’s quick fix for macOS breaks file sharing

Apple’s quick fix for a major security flaw in macOS High Sierra has resulted in another issue for some users. The update introduces yet another bug that breaks file sharing, but Apple has published instructions on how to repair it.<p>Remember when Apple software was as sturdy as a tank? That’s not …

Apple's High Sierra security patch affected Mac file sharing

Apple's latest update for macOS High Sierra hasn't gone well. As revealed earlier this week, the update included a bug that made it pretty easy for anyone to gain admin rights to your Mac -- an obvious privacy concern. Apple rolled out a patch for the issue, but it seems that's not without its …

Apple Watch Series 3 Initial Thoughts

Like all of the other early risers who wanted to be sure to get their Apple Watch Series 3 orders in, I got my Apple Watches today. I got both the Black Sport with the new Sport Loop band, and the Gold Sport with the Pink Sand Sport Band. I actually meant to order the Gold model with its …

The iOS 11 hidden tricks you absolutely need to learn right now

iOS 11 is officially out, which means you can install it on your iPhone and iPad right now to experience some of the things Apple has been working …

Swiping for salvation: Why Mormon singles put their faith in a dating app

<b>(CNN) —</b> Benjamin Brown is a glasses-wearing lawyer who flavors his language with words like "heck" and "gosh." He has also been punched in the face in an altercation over dating, one of the few subjects that can rile Mormon men.<p>Growing up, Brown was taught that marriage was his raison d'être. "I …

Relationships

You will know as much of God, and only as much of God, as you are willing to put into practice.

<i>“Jesus says to anyone who uses their faith or lack of faith to excuse their acts of disobedience to his call: First obey, do the external works, let</i> …

How To Pray When Your Soul Is Bone Dry

You know you ought to pray. You know that God invites and even commands you to pray. He loves to hear from you, loves to know you. Yet there are …

6 Church Structure Issues I See All the Time

One of the core steps in the Unstuck church consulting process is a review of the staff and structure. We review overall health in the first step. …

Leadership

Staff Meetings Unstuck: Building a Healthy Church Culture with Team Values

We’re continuing to get great feedback from churches on the first two <b>Staff Meetings Unstuck</b> conversation guides we put together for you. So, here’s …

Whiteboards

Visible and Vulnerable: Church Leaders and the Fight Against Perfect

<b>I’ve never met a church leader who didn’t struggle with vulnerability.</b>Being highly visible in an institution that cares deeply about morality would …

Information Security

Five Tips for Keeping a Gratitude Journal

I used to think keeping a gratitude journal was easy.<p>I had this little workflow setup through Launch Center Pro on my iPhone which asked me different …

Are you paying attention? It’s key to the spiritual life

"You are too involved in time and space. That is not preparing you for heaven."<p>For a long time, I had believed and even took pride in the idea that I …

the purpose of prayer

I don’t understand prayer. I don’t understand what it is, or what it’s supposed to do, well, <i>theologically</i>. The traditional understanding of prayer …

M-learning

I Will Not Be Silent—Chasing The Evils Of Conservative Evangelical Christianity Out Of The Shadows

<b>0</b> Flares Filament.io <b>0</b> Flares ×<p>No one who identifies themselves as a “Conservative Evangelical” is evil—no one. For God has fashioned us all in His …

Callous

Forgiving Reality for Being What It Is - Center for Action and Contemplation

Forgiveness<p><b>Forgiving Reality for Being What It Is</b> <b><br>Wednesday, August 30, 2017</b><p>The story of Noah and the flood is filled with insight. (Although I do not …

What Is It That Most Distracts Us? - Community in Mission

Msgr. Charles Pope • August 3, 2017<p>We think of distractions as coming mostly from the world around us, but is that really true? Consider the …

The Rule of St. Benedict: 7 Radical Values of Catholic Monasticism and their Secular Counterparts

On July 11th in the Liturgical Calendar, and on March 21st in the pre-1970 calendar, the Church celebrates the feast of St. Benedict of Nursia, …

Christianity

Jesus & the Women of the Gospels

This is another 2017 Junia Project blog contest winner. We hope you enjoy! Sometimes I still believe the myths. You know, the soft rumblings of that …

Egalitarian