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The 10 Best Office 365 Features You’ve Never Used (But Should)

Most people understand the core capabilities in Office 365: they can log in, access email, upload documents, join in discussions. But are there features that go largely unused, but which can help you unlock personal or team productivity? In this presentation, Office Server and Services MVP …

Microsoft Office

God Is Enough: 3-Minute Retreat

Books by Pope Francis<p>Reflections from Pope Francis on Living Our Faith<p>Reflections from Pope Francis on what it really means to be a disciple of Jesus …

Pretty Print JavaScript Object & Array

Introduction<p>This is a little script that I use to pretty print a JavaScript Object & Array. I find it very helpful during JavaScript debugging, but …

Unobtrusive JavaScript via AJAX in Rails

For now, the main way to add dynamic content to a webpage is with JavaScript. Ideally, we want to update a site’s contents from the server without …

JavaScript

30 JavaScript frameworks and libraries to check out in 2017

JavaScript frameworks and libraries are incredibly useful tools for any designer or developer to be familiar with. They can add some super powerful …

JavaScript

Make your bike electric with this swap-in tire

Electric bikes have been around for decades but haven't broken out of their niche audience. Instead of building a bicycle around electric power, GeoOrbital is a universal wheel you can swap into your existing bike to power your ride.<p>GeoOrbital's creators had previously worked at SpaceX and Ford, …

BillGuard Issues Location Alerts to Combat Credit Card Fraud

BillGuard touts itself as the world’s first people-powered antivirus system for bills, with predictive algorithms that alert you when there’s unexpected charges made on your bank cards such as hidden fees, billing errors, scams and fraud.<p>Four months after it finally launched out of North America, …

Galaxy Note 4 vs. Galaxy S5: What Buyers Can Expect

The Samsung Galaxy S5 is still one of the best smartphones on the market and thanks to a cheaper price tag, it’s even more attractive than it once …

N2O: Erlang Web Framework

Introduction<p>This post implies a good intro into N2O.<p>In order to learn about Erlang/OTP Web Framework N2O main features you should visit the github …

Android 4.4.2 Source Code Released for T-Mobile Galaxy Note 3, NB4 OTA Imminent | Drippler - Apps, Games, News, Updates & Accessories

Official builds of Android 4.4.2 have been making their way to various iterations of the Samsung Galaxy Note 3 over the past month. Now, it seems as …

Why more people are training their cell phones on police

A police officer tries to stop a man washing his car in his own driveway. If it wasn't filmed on a smartphone, few would believe it.<p>In the movies, when police come calling, the ordinary citizen has two options: quake or pull out a gun.<p>In recent time, however, people have realized that they have a …

San Diego

Upload PDF and EPUB files to Google Books on Android

Google now lets you upload your personal reading content directly from your Android device. This offers a much more convenient way to read the things you want, rather than just what's available on the Google Play Store.<p>Originally, Google Books was only good at doing one thing: reading content from …

Android News

Woz: If I were at Apple, we'd be partners with Google

In an interview with the BBC, the ever-quotable Apple co-founder laments that the iPhone can't have the best of Android too.<p>Parallel universes are always fun to contemplate.<p>So please mount the No. 42 bus with me to a world in which Tim Cook is still COO of Apple and Steve Wozniak is calling the …

Steve Wozniak

T-Mobile launches new no-money-down promotion

Grab the Note 3, Galaxy S4, and LG G2 handsets for zero cash up front.<p>If you have a hankering for the Samsung Galaxy Note 3, Galaxy S4, or LG G2 but don't want to fork over a ton of money up front, T-Mobile says it has a tempting offer.<p>The carrier just unveiled a new promotion, which offers all …

Mobile

Free Wi-Fi Finder app review: use GPS to instantly find WiFi hotspots anywhere in the world

Introduction<p>If you’re traveling in a new city or foreign country, or perhaps your home Internet connection is down, Free Wi-Fi Finder is a great tool …

How to remove old Android devices from the Play store

Just upgraded your phone or replaced your tablet? Here's how you can hide your old devices from appearing in the Google Play store.<p>Similar to how it keeps track of your downloaded and purchased applications, Google also keeps track of your Android devices. Each smartphone or tablet you register to …

Android News

Acer updates Aspire R7 with active pen and Haswell, brings touchscreens to the Aspire E Series

Acer's announcing a slew of new products today at IFA, but it's also updating a few existing models with a greater emphasis on touch. In addition to getting the mandatory upgrade to Intel's Haswell processors, the Aspire R7 will now come bundled with an Acer active pen for use on the 15.6-inch, …

Acer unveils 24-inch all-in-one running Android with a Tegra 3 CPU

Acer introduced its first Android-powered all-in-one earlier this year at Mobile World Congress, and it's following up with a second model here at IFA. The just-announced DA241HL is a 24-inch touch machine running Android Jelly Bean 4.2 with a quad-core Tegra 3 processor under the hood. Yes, you …

Acer announces 10.1-inch Iconia A3 Android tablet for €249 and up

To kick off IFA, Acer's announcing a new tablet running Android Jelly Bean, the 10.1-inch Iconia A3. Available in both WiFi and 3G versions, the A3 will hit Africa, Europe and the Middle East in early October with a starting price of €249. The slate's IPS panel sports a 1,280 x 800 resolution, and …

Acer announces 6-inch Liquid S2, 'first 4K-recording smartphone'

Compared to many other companies, Acer's taken a rather cautious approach to super-sized phones. Its first attempt was the 5.7-inch Liquid S1, a rather straightforward Android handset unveiled back in June at Computex. The second time around, though, the company's taking a more ambitious approach, …

Microsoft unveils svelte new Win 8 keyboard and mouse

The company is making available this month an ergonomical Windows 8-friendly keyboard and mouse.<p>Touch may be all the rage at Microsoft, but that doesn't mean the company is abandoning work on its keyboards and mice.<p>Like it did last year with the introduction of new Windows 8-customized keyboards …

Windows RT

Flipboard Is Coming to Windows

Inside Flipboard / June 26, 2013<p>As reported earlier today, Flipboard will be coming to Windows later this year.<p>Flipboard will be custom-made for this …

ReadWrite Analyzes Technology News on Flipboard

Inside Flipboard / June 10, 2013<p>Shiny gadgets and clever apps are great, but at the end of the day, new technology is only as powerful as the things …

​Firefox OS 1.1 now available for Geeksphone devices, users report faster boot times, bug fixes

Betting on Mozilla's mobile operating system? There's a good chance, then, that you're kicking around a Geeksphone, one of the few devices known for running Firefox OS. Owners of the company's Keon and Peak handsets can now manually upgrade their devices to Firefox 1.1, which -- according to …

SanDisk Connect is a new series of wireless storage and streaming devices starting at $50

Flash drives these days, no matter how fast, are a dime a dozen. A jump drive that does double duty as a wireless streaming dongle? Not so common. SanDisk's new Connect lineup can pull off the streaming trick whether it's the flash drives with 16 or 32GB sizes for $50 and $60, respectively, or the …

Pioneer's AppRadio 3 adds MirrorLink, Siri Eyes Free and more

While Pioneer did announce at CES 2013 that its AppRadio 2 smartphone-powered in-dash unit would support the iPhone 5, the company was hush on any additional updates. Now, however, it has finally unveiled AppRadio 3, which is set to arrive in two models oh-so-descriptively named SPH-DA110 and …