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Are you ready? This is all the data Facebook and Google have on you

The harvesting of our personal details goes far beyond what many of us could imagine. So I braced myself and had a look<p>Five things we learned from Mark Zuckerberg’s Facebook hearing<p>Want to freak yourself out? I’m going to show just how much of your information the likes of Facebook and Google store …

Windows 10

How to get perfect crispy bacon without burning it by adding one simple ingredient - and it's not oil

Crispy bacon is one of life's greatest pleasures.<p>Achieving the perfect crisp for your bacon, however, isn't always that easy - there's a fine line …

The Histogram: How to Read One of the Most Useful Features of Your Camera

Your camera has numerous ways of giving you feedback about the content of a shot, but perhaps nothing is more useful than the histogram. This helpful …

How to Group Mac App Icons More Prominently in Your Dock

In macOS, the Dock provides convenient one-click access to your most frequently used Mac applications. The simplest way to organize docked apps is to click and drag them into your preferred place, but here we're going to show you a lesser-known trick for arranging docked items more clearly.<p>To …

Sonos trolls HomePod

HomePod has landed. If you’re an Apple fan who loves audio, it’s a wonderful day. If you’re a speaker company, however, you now have to compete against the biggest tech brand in the world.<p>Sonos has shown it’s not scared by trolling HomePod with a Spotify playlist that contains a hidden …

HomePod

Breathtaking Nature Photographs

Following Arnas Goldberg on Instagram is the account that will make you dream and travel. That will make you admire the beauty of a starry sky in …

Northern Lights

Research Shows the Best Resumes and Cover Letters Use These Words and Phrases (in Moderation) | Inc.com

While your résumé won't get you the job you really want, if you're following a standard hiring process, a good cover letter and résumé are necessary to get you to the next stage, the interview (which is when you had better be ready for the most commonly asked job interview questions).<p>Oddly enough, …

Employment

Report: First 1 million HomePods begin shipping from supplier Inventec, 10-12 million expected this year

After facing a delay late last year, a new report claims that the first orders of Apple’s HomePod smart speaker have begun shipping from supply chain partners …<p>The <i>Taipei Times</i> reports that Apple supplier Inventec has begun a limited shipment of one million speakers to Apple. Earlier this month, …

HomePod

2 Show Desktop Keyboard Shortcuts for Mac

If you want to show the Mac desktop quickly, the fastest way to do so is often with a keyboard shortcut to reveal the desktop. This approach will …

Operating Systems

Everything you need (but don't want) to know about getting sick on a cruise ship

It’s a news item to make any traveler’s stomach turn: For the second time in one month, hundreds of passengers on a Royal Caribbean cruise ship have fallen ill with a highly contagious gastrointestinal (GI) illness.<p>The first was in early December on the Ovation of the Seas, sailing from Singapore …

Environmental Health

The Secret to Tender, Never-Mushy Lentils

<b>Rinse the lentils:</b> Measure the lentils into a strainer or colander. Pick over and remove any shriveled lentils, debris, or rocks. Thoroughly rinse …

He Rubs A Raw Tomato Against A Cheese Grater. Now Pay Attention To The Bowl.

I don’t know a single person that doesn’t enjoy pasta. I mean, how can anybody not love a warm bowl of al dente pasta with a fragrant, herby tomato …

Watch: The Mathematics of Winning Monopoly

In this 20-minute video, two mathematicians play Monopoly and work out how to win at it...using math.<p>The mathematicians are Dr. Hannah Fry and Matt …

Language

How to Delete iCloud Calendar Spam Without Alerting Spammers

A large number of iCloud users have reportedly received spam in the form of unsolicited Calendar event invitations over the last week.<p>Suspect Black Friday offers for cheap goods have been appearing in personal iCloud calendars, with the default options to "Accept", "Maybe" or "Decline" appearing at …

Calendars

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Apple Users Are Being Spammed With Calendar Invites. Here's What to Do If You Get One | Inc.com

Large numbers of Apple users are reporting that they've received spam calendar invitations and/or photo-sharing invitations, many of them to dubious Black Friday sales events. And those who decline the invitations will likely find themselves getting much more such spam in the future, experts …

Spam

Get rid of Siri App Suggestions on your iPhone's lock screen

I assure you, Siri, it's nothing personal.<p>After some initial confusion about the iOS 10 lock screen, I find myself frequently using iOS 10's lock-screen widgets to check my calendar, a sports score or the weather -- all without needing to unlock my phone. One lock screen even lets me quickly call …

Apps

Google now lets you convert between RGB and Hex values

Google has evolved into being more than just a search engine. From the humble search box, you can find a wealth of information: from data on public transportation, to the political positions of those running for president. And now you can use it to convert between RGB and hex color values.<p>RGB and …

Tutorials

WWDC 2016 Themed Apple Logo Wallpapers

Apple’s WWDC 2016 is just over a week away and there’s already talk of a very software-focussed keynote, as Apple is expected to reveal the next …

Apple

How to edit videos with iMovie

Getting started with iMovie<p>Apple has made it really easy to edit your home movies on a Mac with its iMovie app. But with the release of the iPhone …

How to Create an Email Signature With a Logo in OS X Mail

These are instructions on how to create an email signature and add your logo to an email in OS X Mail.<p><b>Step One</b><br>Launch <i>Mail</i> from your Dock.<p><b>Step …

OS X

20 secret OS X keyboard shortcuts to turn you into a power user

While there are plenty of great tips out there detailing how to get the most out of your iPhone, there aren’t many primers on how to make the OS X …

Turn Your iPhone Into a Laser Measure With This Tiny Headphone Jack Accessory

iPin was the first company to use the iPhone’s headphone jack as an accessory port for a compact laser pointer. And not to diminish the fun you can …

How to move an Apple Photos for OS X library to an external drive

Rick Henningsen has a Photos Library question:I want to move my Photos Library from the boot drive to a larger external drive. I suspect that I …

Operating Systems

How to view and restore specific files using Time Machine

Time Machine is very useful, because not only does it allow you to back up all of your user data, but it also allows you to selectively view and …

Best smartphone cameras: Galaxy S7 vs. iPhone 6s vs. Nexus 6P vs. Lumia 950

Samsung vs. iPhone, Nexus vs. Lumia. It's time to find out who makes <i>the best</i> smartphone camera.Recently a new smartphone waltzed onto the scene, …