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Ring Alarm Security Kit review: Ring's crazy-affordable DIY system nails simple home security - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The $199 Ring Alarm Security Kit is quick to install, its app is easy to use and the system itself is simple to manage. The price is excellent and you can add extra accessories a la carte as needed.<p><b>The Bad</b> Ring's home security system doesn't currently work with Alexa, despite being an …

Smart Homes

Best Bitcoin Alternatives 2018: An honest guide to buying cryptocurrency

<b>Bitcoin has turned many pauper into a prince over the years, but the soaring value of the world’s most popular cryptocurrency means many punters are</b> …

A Guide to creating Web Applications with React and Redux

In a previous article, I tried to write an in-depth guide to getting started with <b>Progressive Web Apps</b>. Having learnt a great deal since then, along …

Learn Everything About Raspberry Pi With This Mastery Bundle

Now you can finally build your own projects.<p>The future of technology is increasingly leaning toward the Internet of Things (IoT). Many IoT devices are controlled remotely and assist us in everyday life, like a smart thermostat heat or semi-autonomous car sensors. While IoT technology used to be …

20 courses under $20 that will teach you things you actually want to know

School can be expensive. From books to tuition to sloppy joes, getting educated isn’t cheap. And you’ll probably never even use most of the things …

Agile Is Not Enough

The process battle in the software development world is over. Agile development has won the day as a result of defeating waterfall development.<p>Agile development allows organizations to respond much faster to market changes. Instead of coming up with a plan and then vanishing behind your office …

Design

My Development Toolset 2018 for iOS

<i>Update: April 04 2018.</i><p>Hello folks, I would like to update some of my toolset for 2018 that I use for iOS development tools, cloud service, websites, …

Get Started with Design Thinking

Design thinking is a methodology for creative problem solving. You can use it to inform your own teaching practice, or you can teach it to your …

A Fascinating & Fresh Take on Herringbone Tile

Like many of you, I am obsessed with visual apps like Instagram and Pinterest, and happily scroll through hundreds of images in a sitting. When I see …

10 Best Kitchen Backsplash Ideas

1 of 10<p>Marble Majesty<p>Advertisement<p>2 of 10<p>Glazed Seafoam<p>3 of 10<p>Subtle Contrast<p>Advertisement<p>4 of 10<p>Ocean-Inspired Palette<p>Advertisement<p>5 of 10<p>Stunner in …

Daily Design Inspiration

Part of the Daily Design Inspiration series that started it all on Abduzeedo. This is where you'll find the most interesting things/finds/work …

Graphic Design

10 Platforms You Can Use To Host Your Online Courses

E-learning market size was valued over $165 billion in 2015 and is likely to grow at over 5% from 2016 to 2023, exceeding USD 240 billion.<p>If you are looking for a profitable side hustle, creating and self-publishing courses might be a good idea. It’s a great solution for busy learners and a great …

Education Technology

48 Tested Tools for Boosting Business at Every Step

Here are forty-eight tested tools that can make running a business (no matter what phase) a little easier, efficient, and enjoyable.<p>The right tool executed the right way at the right time can save entrepreneurs time, money, and a whole lot of headaches. Today's digital age has ushered in countless …

Project Management

Five Slack Hacks That Can Keep You Productive No Matter What

Here’s how to get notified only when you want to, master some handy keyboard shortcuts, and turn off that annoying red dot.<p>Slack is designed to replace your inbox and be the one place where all your communications would happen, keeping you and your team productive and informed at the same time. But …

Productivity

27 things to know before you work in social media

I’m immersed in social business every day.<p>I spend as much time on my computer as some people spend in their shoes. I rarely talk about “social media” …

Data visualization tools need to be intuitive

As more business end-users get access to analytics tools, the way data is presented will need to enable "cognitive" visualization in order for them …

Data Visualization

Free App 'Reverb' Brings Amazon's Alexa to Mac Desktops, iPhones, and iPads

Developers at U.S. digital consultancy Rain have created a little-known app called Reverb that allows users to access Amazon's Alexa virtual assistant from their Mac desktop or iOS device.<p>Launching the free Mac app prompts users to sign in to their Amazon account, after which a window opens showing …

Parallax effect on hover with Tilt.js

This jQuery plugin adds parallax effect on the element that responds according to mouse movement.<p>You have only need to include jQuery script and no …

This gorgeous app will find the right subtitles for any movie or show

Few things infuriate me as easily as having picked the wrong subtitles for a movie – and finding the right ones could often be a malware-ridden hassle. But this gorgeous app turns this frustrating process into a child’s play.<p>Built by Dutch developer Giel Cobben, Caption is a nifty app for desktop …

Yellow Pencil v5.4.7 - Visual CSS Style Editor

Yellow Pencil: Visual CSS Style Editor<br>Free Download Links<p>Please Disable Your AdBlock<p>Links will be visible once you whitelist UnlockPress.com on your …