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Hate working in a web browser? How a new breed of software is bringing cloud-based apps into a single interface

In 1983, Microsoft developers Richard Brodie and Charles Simonyi wrote a UNIX program that would eventually become Microsoft Word. It did one thing: …

Comment voir tous ses abonnements iTunes et les stopper/réactiver, sur iPhone, iPad

Avec le modèle de monétisation des applications par abonnement qui s'avère de plus en plus populaire auprès des développeurs, on est amené à …

The father of the world wide web is one disappointed dad

Today is the World Wide Web's 29th birthday, and to celebrate the occasion, its creator has told us how bad it's become. In an open letter appearing in <i>The Guardian</i>, Tim Berners-Lee painted a bleak picture of the current internet -- one dominated by a handful of colossal platforms that have …

Internet

This beautifully designed 'dumb phone' can only make calls and send texts — and it might be the key to curing our addiction to apps

The Brooklyn-based startup Light has set an impossible goal of getting people to put down their smartphones.<p>Light launched in 2014 and a year later debuted its first product, the Light Phone. It could only make calls and tell the time, and the company described it as a "quite a smart 'dumb' …

Apps

Vidéo - Porsche présente le Top 5 de ses voitures de course

Voici le second épisode de la saison 2 des Porsche Top 5 Series.<p>Porsche frappe un grand coup, à l'occasion du deuxième épisode de sa nouvelle fournée …

A Vietnam War photographer captured the bloody Tet offensive. Fifty years later, he bears witness again.

John Olson can barely remember taking the photograph.<p>He snapped it, at age 20, during one of the bloodiest battles of the Tet offensive, a series of simultaneous attacks that began Jan. 30, 1968, and led to the most sustained fighting in the Vietnam War.<p>The picture — the most important he’s ever …

Lightroom Folders vs. Collections: A Simple Explanation

Click the title of the article to read this post on Improve Photography, which includes all media files mentioned.Anyone who uses Lightroom knows …

Meet Photolemur: Artificial intelligence that automates your post-processing

Searching for a great location, finding the perfect light, waiting for the decisive moment, and capturing a great frame is a thrilling process for …

Tutorials

Un ralentissement du processeur sur les iPhone aux batteries usées confirmé par l'outil Geekbench ?

La semaine dernière, un fil de discussion sur Reddit a recueilli de nombreux témoignages d'utilisateurs qui ont réussi à redonner un coup de fouet à …

The Best Lenses For The Sony A7 II, A7s II, and A7R II Cameras

Photographers who use the Sony E Mount system professionally (or are interested in doing so) will no doubt be looking for the best lenses to use with …

Intel Core i5 vs i7

As much as AMD’s Ryzen CPUs made a big comeback for the red team in 2017, Intel’s Core i5 and i7 CPUs are still the most popular processors you can …

Computer Hardware

JPEG vs. PNG: When and why to use one format over the other

In the world of digital imaging, there are two image formats that prevail above all else: JPEG (or JPG) and PNG.<p>At first glance, a single image shown …

Tutorials

Sony FE 24-105mm F4 G OSS

<b>Pros</b><p>4.4x zoom range. Constant maximum aperture. Fast focus. Image stabilization. Light and compact. Dust and splash protection.<p><b>Cons</b><p>Expensive. Dimmed …

Lewis Hamilton fait un tour d'Austin avec Usain Bolt

Titre<p>Description<p>Que se passe-t-il quand on met deux des meilleurs sportifs au monde dans une Mercedes AMG GT pour un tour du Circuit des Amériques ? …

Achat ou location de véhicule ?

L’usage de véhicules professionnels peut représenter un poste de dépenses important pour les entreprises, qui doivent bien réfléchir avant de décider …

RIP Lightroom 6: Death by subscription model

In all the fanfare of the launch of its more cloud integrated, edit-anywhere Lightroom CC software, Adobe has made a lot of noise about ease-of-use …

Comment économiser de l'espace de stockage grâce à iOS 11 sur iPhone et iPad

iOS 11 arrive, et avec lui son bon lot de nouveautés. Le nouveau système d’exploitation mobile à la pomme permet notamment de faire plus facilement …

MeasureKit Brings AR Measuring Tools to the iPhone

When was the last time you wanted to measure something, and the tool you needed was already within arm’s reach? I can’t think of a single time that’s happened to me. I don’t work in construction, so I don’t carry measuring tape or any similar tools around with me. But you know what I do always have …

Mise à jour iTunes disponible : bye-bye les apps, focus média désormais

Avec la nouvelle version 12.7 d'iTunes, ce logiciel d'Apple connu pour tout centraliser et être une usine à gaz emprunterait le chemin de la …

The best to-do list app right now

Get the app and then get things done<p>The best to-do list app will always be whatever works for you. One reason for the enduring popularity of pen-and-paper-based methods is that they can map perfectly to your individual needs. Bullet journals, which have surged in popularity in recent years, …

Apps

Enchères - La Porsche 917K de Steve McQueen a trouvé preneur

Cet exemplaire de course a été utilisé pour le film "Le Mans".<p>La légendaire Porsche 917K utilisée par Steve McQueen pour le tournage du film "Le …

Plex transforme les comptes Cloud en serveurs multimédias

Le service Plex Cloud était en bêta version depuis plusieurs semaines déjà. Il vient d’être officiellement annoncé comme disponible pour tous les …

Pourquoi Nikon s’appelle Nikon, et autres origines étymologiques des fabricants photo

<b>Est-ce que Kodak, Nikon, Canon, Sony, etc. ont toujours porté ces noms ?</b> Et quelle a été la raison de ces choix ? L’étymologie d’un nom permet d’en …

Waiting for the Surface Pro 5? Try one of these updated alternatives instead

More tablet than laptop, these hybrids put their own spin on Microsoft's Surface Pro design and features.<p>Microsoft's Surface tablet PCs have come a long way since their 2012 launch, but the concept behind the design remains unchanged: A tablet that can convincingly double as a laptop.<p>Both the …

Wi-Fi Widget: A Welcome Wi-Fi Shortcut

Wi-Fi Widget is a once-in-a-while iOS app that feels Mac-esque – it’s a utility that is practically sans-interface, yet adds something minute enough to the system to invoke a “Why hasn’t this been done before?” response.<p>The app’s functionality is dead-simple: in the widgets screen on iOS, Wi-Fi …

HandBrake, the ultimate video format converter, finally out of beta after 13 years

It’s common practice for apps to launch first in beta-test format for a few weeks or months, to allow early users to provide feedback before the official release. Video conversion utility HandBrake must, though, have set a new record: after 13 years in beta, the app has finally officially launched …

Many iCloud users receiving spam Calendar & Photo Sharing invitations, here’s how to fix

Over recent weeks, iCloud users have started to notice an increased amount of spam coming to various aspects of their accounts. Email accounts, of course, are always vulnerable to spam messages and the root cause can be a variety of different reasons. This new type of spam, however, relates to …

Le nouveau jeu officiel "F1 2016" fait vrombir iPhone, iPad et Apple TV - iPhone X, 8, iPad et Apple Watch : blog et actu par iPhon.fr

Outre les <b>22 pilotes tels que Lewis Hamilton ou les 11 écuries comme Mercedes, Ferrari</b> et autres grands noms, F1 2016 propose de courir sur <b>21 circuits</b> …

Security Is Fast Becoming The Achilles Heel of Consumer Internet of Things

Despite increased consumer interest, new scenarios, and multi-million-dollar investments, Internet of Things is still struggling with one of the worst problems of the hi-tech industry – security. The recent DDoS attack on DynDNS where hackers exploited insecure cameras and DVRs is just an …

Remote Controls

How to Keep Your Photos Organized Using Adobe Lightroom

Before learning exactly how to keep your Lightroom catalog organized, it’s important you understand exactly how Lightroom works. That includes …