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This cool gadget puts the weather outside into a box on your desk

The best way to check the weather is usually pulling up an app or website, turning on a TV, or simply going to a window and looking outside. But what if you had a gorgeous device on your desk that could actually show you what’s going on out there?<p>Tempescope is that pretty little thing; it simulates …

iOS Apps

6 Slick Tools You Can Make for Your Electronics Workbench

Workbenches are a highly personal thing. Certainly no two (non-industrial) benches are set up the same way.<p>Off-the-shelf tools, such as a vise or soldering station are great to have, but what if you want something truly unique? The six DIY bench accessories shown below will allow you to customize …

Free app Tweak and Tuneup boosts performance of your Mac

<i>This post is brought to you by Systweak Software, creator of free performance-boosting Mac app Tweak and Tuneup.</i><p>To get the most out of your Mac, you should occasionally purge all the unwanted files that can negatively affect your system’s speed and efficiency. It’s crucial maintenance, but manually …

How to create entirely separate photo libraries in Photos

One of the cooler hidden features of Photos (and iPhoto before it) is the ability to create more than one photo library. You can make one for your home photos, work photos, photos from a different camera, or those racy photos you don’t want the kids tripping over.<p>It’s pretty simple, but not totally …

Libraries

10 essential Finder tricks every Mac user should know

In Mac OS X, you’ll spend much of your time in the Finder, the part of your operating system that manages files and such. While you might think you know all there is to know about it, the Finder is a complex and wonderful app — with its own special tricks to master.<p>Here are 10 essential Finder tips …

Operating Systems

10 tips and tricks for your iPhone 6 camera

The iPhone just seems to get better with every new iteration of the device - seemingly leaving the humble compact camera far behind in its wake.<p>But …

Go nuts for donuts in the Torque Burnout driving game for iOS

From <i>Need for Speed Most Wanted</i> to <i>Real Racing 3</i>, there are some great driving-based games for iOS. None are quite like <i>Torque Burnout</i>, though.<p>Promising to combine the most fun bits of every racing game ever into a standalone title, the forthcoming mobile game from developer League of Monkeys is …

Securely Backup Your Digital World With SOS Online Backup [Deals]

Cult of Mac Deals wasn’t just going to let World Backup Day pass you by without offering you a great deal on a service that makes backing up easy. With <b>SOS Online Backup</b> you can backup 100 GB of your files for three years – and you can do it in a secure online backup application so you can share, …