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How to draw a dog

Today I am going to show you how to draw a dog. Even though the skeletons of dogs and cats are quite similar, especially in the simplified version …

How to get Apple’s beautiful Apple TV screensavers on your Mac

• Download the Aerial project from GitHub. (It should automatically download from that link, but if it doesn’t, try reading this.)<br>• Open the .zip file and double-click the file “Aerial.saver” to install it.<br>• If your system’s setup doesn’t automatically allow downloads from untrusted developers, open …

Smart TV

The most luxurious cabins in the US

There's something inherently cozy about a log-cabin getaway, in that it offers a rustic simplicity and proximity to nature. But for those who like the idea of a back-to-the basics vacation more than the reality of it, consider a log-cabin hotel.<p>They offer all the rustic charm of a simple A-frame …

Hot Springs

Jahresrückblick Design: Diese Themen haben Designer 2015 bewegt

Das Jahr 2015 ist in Windeseile vorübergezogen. Viele neue Trends wurden geschaffen, einige haben sich etabliert. Wir gucken uns die Design-Trends …

Design

How to Use Your iPhone With HomeKit-Enabled Devices

Now that HomeKit-enabled accessories are hitting the market, you may be wondering what you can do with your new connected devices. Whether you are controlling the temperature, turning off lights, or locking the front door, you will be able to use your iPhone to take care of various activities …

Home Automation

How to get Faces to sync between multiple computers in Photos for OS X

Your Faces album won't sync across your computers — but there's another way to see that collection across your devices.I like being able to see …

How to use Photos with multiple Macs

I've had a multi-Mac household pretty much since college, rocking a laptop and desktop in addition to miscellaneous iOS devices throughout the years. …

How to use Optimized Storage on the Mac

As we use desktop and laptop computers, we tend to fill up our hard drives with stuff we've collected over the years. It's like an attic, basement, …

Secret headphone shortcuts: Twelve clicks to control your iPhone, iPad, and Mac

The 3.5mm headphone jack might go away one day, but there's plenty of power there today!While rumors persist the iPhone 7 will go 3.5mm headphone …

The best places to eat tapas in Barcelona

Not quite a snack, not quite a meal, the tapa is all about sociability, whether that involves ordering a parade of little dishes to share over a bottle of wine and a long chat or whether your objective is a much more civilised version of the bar crawl.<p>Catalans have never really embraced the …

How the 'Internet of Things' Is Transforming the Meaning of Product

At one point Steve Jobs offered to buy Dropbox, explaining to the founders that their cloud-based file system was really a feature, not a product. In my view Jobs was right with respect to Apple’s definition of a product. But what he failed to understand was that the Internet had fractured the …

How the Internet of Things Changes Business Models

As the Internet of Things (IoT) spreads, the implications for business model innovation are huge. Filling out well-known frameworks and streamlining established business models won’t be enough. To take advantage of new, cloud-based opportunities, today’s companies will need to fundamentally rethink …

How the Internet of Things Is Shaping Our Future

Internet of Things (IoT): The convergence of connecting people, things, data and processes is transforming our life, business and everything. Since …

Millions of historic images posted to Flickr

<b>An American academic is creating a searchable database of 12 million historical copyright-free images.</b><p>Kalev Leetaru has already uploaded 2.6 million pictures to Flickr, which are searchable thanks to tags that have been automatically added.<p>The photos and drawings are sourced from more than 600 …

Genealogy

How to Become a Data Scientist

Data Science

Zelda Fitzgerald’s Little-Known Art

When Zelda Sayre married legendary Jazz Age novelist F. Scott Fitzgerald to become <b>Zelda Fitzgerald</b>, she was anointed “the first American flapper” and embarked on one of the most turbulent relationships in literary history. Though best-remembered as a writer and dancer, Zelda, unbeknownst to many, …

Use Crowdsourced Data To Find What's Draining Your iPhone

A new app called Normal might help you finally get to the bottom of your iPhone’s disappointing battery life.<p>Unlike any other iPhone battery tracking app, Normal uses crowdsourced data from everyone using the app to provide personal advice on how to improve your battery. Once installed, Normal …

Apple wins 2014 ‘Outstanding Commercial’ Emmy Award for ‘Misunderstood’ holiday ad

Here’s some good news for Apple amid several months of controversy surrounding the Cupertino-company’s marketing efforts: Apples’ 2013 Holiday season television commercial “Misunderstood” has won a Creative Arts Emmy Award for most “outstanding commercial” in 2014. The award was announced on the …

Educating the 'big data' generation

FORTUNE — It would be tough to find a better illustration of the acute need for big-data skills today than the situation KeyCorp (KEY) has been …

Four Key Ways To Turn Big Data Into Big Dollars - Infographic

Knowing what data to use, how to combine different datasets and how to analyse all that data for new insights can be extremely valuable for …

Big Data

Why Most People's Charts & Graphs Look Like Crap

Visualizing Zero: How to Show Something with Nothing

In its most revealing form, data visualization makes the “invisible” visible. It enables people to move beyond just <i>looking</i> at data towards actually <i>seeing</i> the shapes and magnitudes of its physical properties to inform and enlighten.<p>Discernibility is a prominent guiding decision: making the size of …

A Tool For Building Beautiful Data Visualizations

Visage makes infographics easy, and they customize palettes for free.<p>If you’re an art director at a media outlet, odds are you have to assign and commission each data visualization you publish. That gets time-consuming, even when the graphic in question is nothing but a small pie chart running …

Is There An App For That? How The 'Internet Of Things' Is Changing The Consumer Device Landscape

2014 may be remembered as the year “Internet of Things” (IoT) passed the tipping point and broke into the greater consumer consciousness. Although disagreement still exists as to what the catchall term means, the basic premise revolves around connectivity – specifically, the interaction of products …

Top Three Business Benefits from Big Data

Big Data

10 things you shouldn't expect big data to do

Many business leaders have embraced big data initiatives expecting miracles, only to discover that big data introduces new complexities -- and that …

Bridging the Gap Between IT and Business

They say “data.” You hear “permissions, implementation, server up-time, latency, system maintenance, spreadsheets, and reports.”<p>Despite all the work …

The goal of data scientists is to put themselves out of business

We are now in the era of big data 2.0, as defined by Foster Provost and Tom Fawcett in <i>Data Science for Business</i>. There’s growing interest in …

An Important Review of Big Data

Yesterday John Podesta, the president’s senior adviser, released a highly anticipated report addressing how the administration should tackle the …