Trevor Waern

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The Pirate Bay crew 'couldn't care less' about being taken offline

One of the filesharing site’s administrators says it’s taking a break, but promises that if it returns ‘it’ll be with a bang’<p>A raid by Swedish police has temporarily sunk filesharing site The Pirate Bay, but one of its administrators claims to be unworried by its failure to set sail again yet.<p>“We …

Doctor On Demand Gets A Facelift, Adds Psychologists And Lactation Experts

Digital house call app, Doctor On Demand is expanding beyond its web physician at a moments notice service to add help for breast-feeding moms and those in need of counseling.<p>The video MD startup needed to add advanced scheduling within the app to accommodate the addition of both highly in-demand …

Why Cellphone Unlocking Could Soon Be Illegal Once Again

<i>Editors' note: This is the first in our series looking at the DMCA Exemptions period.</i><p>In August, President Obama signed the Unlocking Consumer Choice …

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What I’m Looking Forward To In The iPad Air 2

I’ve got a 64GB LTE iPad Air 2 on the way to me this Thursday or Friday, according to my Apple Order Status page. I still don’t know for sure if the iPad Air 2 will have 2GB of RAM, but I decided to throw caution to the wind and go through with the upgrade anyway. After re-reviewing all of the spec …

LINE Is Finally Here On iPad!

It wasn’t that long ago that I was lamenting the absence of LINE Messenger on the iPad. It’s the one app that my family uses for group chatting, and it was one of the few things that tethered me to my iPhone at home or at coffee shops, when I would rather have just replied from the iPad.<p>However, …

5 iPad Apps for Amateur Astronomers

I’ve always been interested in space and a couple of years ago, my other half bought me a telescope for my birthday. It was a rather left-field sort of present, but she knew it would appeal because firstly, I like space, and secondly it was computer controlled, which would appeal to my inner and …

5 Risky Things You're Doing on Your Work Computer

With technology driving business growth, more companies are implementing bring-your-own-device policies in the workplace. Almost two in three IT professionals believe employee carelessness is connected to major data breaches that exposed customer information, according to a study by IT security …

Health warning: Now e-cigarettes can give you malware

Better for your lungs, worse for your hard drives, e-cigarettes can potentially infect a computer if plugged in to charge<p>E-cigarettes may be better for your health than normal ones, but spare a thought for your poor computer – electronic cigarettes have become the latest vector for malicious …

Distorted View of Relationships Behind Social Anxiety Disorder

the Psychiatry Advisor take:<p>People that suffer from social anxiety disorder find it hard to interact with other people and make friends. Negative …

How should I equip my older parents with a smartphone and tablet?

Matt’s parents are comfortable with desktop computing and they are now keen to get to grips with mobile devices<p>My parents are in their mid-70s and over the past decade or so have become comfortable with email, Skype and general use of desktop computers. They are now keen to get to grips with mobile …

Why there are no good apps for etiquette and education

Most of us have been on both sides of the forward head tilt (let’s call it FHT), that precise moment in time when we go from a quick and casual …

Great apps for young filmmakers and animators

There are so many impressive tools available to tweens and teenagers who want to take a shot with creating films. From adding eye-catching special …

Chips promise more security for credit cards, but signature still required

Safer, chip-enabled credit cards are coming to the US before the end of 2015, but it will be years before tougher, PIN-based security will be used nationwide.<p>New credit card technology is coming that will increase security and decrease the likelihood of theft. But you're still going to be asked to …

Apple releases iOS 8.1.1 w/ bug fixes & performance improvements for iPad 2, iPhone 4s

Apple has released iOS 8.1.1, a minor update to last month’s iOS 8.1 release for iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. The public release for iOS 8.1.1 follows a beta release to members of Apple’s developer program. Last month Apple released iOS 8.1 which introduced Apple Pay support for iPhone 6 and …

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11 Odd Facts About 'Magic' Mushrooms

Photo Credit: AGCuesta/Shutterstock<p>Slide 1 of 23<p>Introduction<p>At first glance, <i>Psilocybe cubensis</i> doesn't look particularly magical. In fact, the …

6 Things Your Friend With An Invisible Illness Wishes They Could Tell You

Chronic illnesses and disorders are a tricky thing, but those that are invisible are even more complicated to understand. They do not come with the …

How to take dependable notes with the iPhone and iPad

Advertisement<p>14 Comments<p>In my day gig I’m a business analyst for a large hospital. A significant amount of my week is taken up with meetings, and …

iOS is twice as memory-efficient as Android. Here’s why.

When the iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 Plus were announced, many Android fans laughed at the “pitiful” 1GB of RAM of Apple’s flagship smartphone, when Android flagships tended to ship with 2GB and sometimes more.<p>But specs don’t always — or even most of the time — tell the whole story. As it turns out, an …

How to Stay Safe on Public Wi-Fi Networks

Public Wi-Fi networks—like those in coffee shops or hotels—are not nearly as safe as you think. Even if they have a password, you're sharing a …

12 Fun Sharing Button Effects

Everyone loves eye candy and smooth CSS3 animations. This is why today we are sharing our latest experiment with you - a collection of effects for …

Rovio targets China, opening 9 Angry Birds theme parks by 2018

Rovio is pushing the offline side of its popular — but sagging — Angry Birds franchise in China, looking to take advantage of the country’s booming obsession with mobile gaming.<p>The Finnish developer behind the slingshot gaming series is bringing nine “family entertainment centers” to China over the …

Jennifer Lawrence: 'I will never get Twitter. The internet has scorned me'

Hunger Games actor says she is not active on social media, two months after nude pictures of her were leaked online<p>The Hunger Games actor Jennifer Lawrence, who was recently the victim of a nude photo hacking scandal, has said she is not active on social media and never will be.<p>In an interview with …

Smart iPhone case offers all-day data roaming for just $2

Anyone who travels a lot internationally has likely been stung by roaming Internet charges at some point in other. While it is possible to buy or rent a local SIM card when you’re abroad, this requires that your iPhone be either unlocked or jailbroken — and also limits users to just one mobile …

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