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Widescreen laptops are dumb

I’ve been thinking about aspect ratios. After years of phones, laptops, tablets, and TV screens converging on 16:9 as the “right” display shape — allowing video playback without distracting black bars — smartphones have disturbed the universality recently by moving to even more elongated formats …

Turn an old laptop into a Chromebook-Linux hybrid

Common scenario: You buy a new laptop, thinking you'll sell, donate or hand down the old one... but it never happens. Maybe you don't want to deal with the hassles of Craigslist or Ebay, not to mention wiping all your data, reinstalling Windows and so on.<p>Whatever the case, now it's just taking up …

A Year Later, You Can Still Upgrade to Windows 10 for Free

Although Microsoft concluded its free Windows 10 upgrade program on July 29, 2016, the company has yet to close some of the loopholes that it …

Windows 10

Paperspace raises $4 million for enterprise virtual desktops

Paperspace has raised $4 million in funding so that enterprise users can run a full computer in the cloud and stream it to any device.<p>The startup aims to bring a slick virtual desktop experience to the enterprise. Paperspace is already being used by architects, designers, lawyers, accountants, and …

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LaMetric Is A Customizable Digital Dashboard For Your Life

More than a few companies have tried to create cool gadgets to give you head’s up displays of whatever you decide is important in your life, but most …

Gear & Gadgets

Design & Development News | The Next Web

Imagine you are trying to buy something online -- plane tickets, an app subscription, a pair of sneakers. If you are an English speaker with an email address ending in .com, .org, .edu or .net, that process probably goes pretty smoothly for you. But if your email address ends ...<p>To the layman UX …

True Detective draait vooral op karakters | NU - Het laatste nieuws het eerst op NU.nl

NU.nl sprak met beide acteurs en de producent van de serie, Nic Pizzolatto, over de slagingskansen van <i>True Detective</i> als nieuwe hit-serie van HBO.<p>Het …

The Fastest Way to Remove All the Photos from the iPad Camera Roll

Deleting a single photo from the iPad Camera Roll is easy. Deleting a handful of photos – say 20 or so – is also pretty simple to get done. But if you have got hundreds or even thousands of images in your Camera Roll, there’s not an easy or quick way to remove them all right on the iPad …

'Van God los bij beste televisieseries ter wereld' | NU - Het laatste nieuws het eerst op NU.nl

Dat stelt de gezaghebbende Canadese website Twitch Film in haar jaarlijstje.<p>BNN zendt op dit moment in Nederland het derde seizoen van <i>Van God los</i> uit.<p>…

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Controlling a PC or Mac, iPad-Style

I am typing this paragraph remotely on my home Windows PC, using an iPad in the middle of a Macy’s in a mall, over the Internet. I am using the …

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