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You've got a new PC. Now what?

<b>Q. I’m getting a new Windows 10 PC, and I know a lot’s changed since Windows 7. What should I keep in mind as I set it up?</b><p>A. Overall, Windows 10 ranks as one of the Microsoft’s better releases in recent years. It smartly incorporates touchscreen control alongside traditional keyboard, mouse and …

Nokia Android Phone Releasing At MWC 2017: 6 Expected Features Of Company's Flagship Device

Nokia’s Android phones are among the most anticipated phones of 2017. The company’s ill-fated deal with Microsoft and its decision to stay with …

Turns Out Taking a Break From Facebook Is Good For Your Mental Health, Surprising Absolutely No One

In other news, water is wet.<p>It's been a whopper of a year, and now, we're forced to face our most obnoxious family members during the holidays. Other than pouring yourself a glass (or several glasses) of wine, there's one thing you can do to preserve your mental health this holiday season: take a …

New Samsung Leak Reveals Big Galaxy S8 And Hints At Death Of Note Line

Following the Note 7 fiasco, Samsung needs the Galaxy S8 to be big, and according to a new leak from South Korean site Naver, the South Korean tech giant is doing just that — literally.<p>According to the report (in Korean, which I had a friend translate for me), the standard S8 will come in a 5-inch …

smartphones

Samsung Galaxy Note 7 fires, recall, cancellation, and rebirth: Everything you need to know

After almost a year of twists and turns since September 2016, the Galaxy Note 7 story has (effectively) come to an end. As is well known by now, …

Galaxy Note

Here's why Samsung Note 7 phones are catching fire

<b>Editor's note, January 2017:</b> Samsung has finally revealed what went wrong with the exploding Galaxy Note 7. Here's everything you need to know as of today.<p><b>Original story follows:</b><p>You plug your smartphone into the bedside charger and place it on your nightstand with care.<p>You wake to find <i>your</i> …

Galaxy Note 7 Teardown Reveals a Rookie Mistake in Electronics Design

A report detailing the design flaws of the Galaxy 7 Note cited a cramped battery housing as the primary culprit for their tendency to explode. How …

How to make people like you (4 things to always do)

Imagine how different life would be like if you could meet someone and instantly know what makes them tick.<p>It is possible. You just need to put the …

Samsung Galaxy S8 to come with stereo speakers, possibly Harman-powered

The Galaxy S8 launch is closing fast and the rumors are thriving lately. The pressure is very high on Samsung because of the Galaxy Note7 debacle and …

New Galaxy S8 Rumor Removes A Major Feature

The rumors around Samsung’s upcoming Galaxy S8 are in full flow this week. The latest backs up an idea that was floated in September, and would see the South Korean flagship stand up to the traditional expectations of smartphone design by removing two key features, the physical home button and the …

Displaced by Automation in Shanghai

The trend of manufacturers replacing human labor with machines isn't restricted to the West.

Here’s Why The Galaxy Note 7’s Battery Exploded

After Samsung’s staggering recall of millions and millions of Galaxy Note 7 devices around the world, we still don’t know the reasons behind its …

This smart mirror is actually a giant iPhone

Created by web developer and graphic designer Rafael Dymek, this tech-enhanced mirror allows you to do anything an iPhone can do.

Graphic Design

25 Best Open Source Alternatives For Expensive Applications In 2018

Why we are still fond of <b>expensive applications</b> like Microsoft Windows, Adobe, Autodesk etc. when there are a lot of <b>open source alternatives</b> to …

Terabit fiber optic speeds just came closer to reality

Sure, researchers have been showing off terabit data speeds in fiber optics for years, but they've seldom been practical. That exotic technology may work over long distances, but it can quickly fall apart when you throw typical network loads in the mix. However, it's about to become much more …

Proterra's electric bus can travel 350 miles before recharging

A startup called Proterra has been working on electric buses for years, and its latest model has a pretty impressive range. Its Catalyst E2 Series buses can drive up to 350 miles on a single charge, which means it can go a quite a bit further than Tesla's top-tier Model S that already boasts a …

Report: Microsoft Killing Lumia Brand

It’s been a long and often bumpy ride for the Lumia brand, moving from Nokia to Microsoft, but sadly it looks like the end of the line for the iconic …

Mobile Devices

POV: No matter what there will be always be a “Nokia Smartphone” available for fans!!

Life is full of strange coincidences!! Nokia is planning to launch its range of Android smartphones mostly by end of 2016 (or by early 2017). Sadly, …

Mobile Technology

Windows 10: updates will be mandatory for home users

Consumer users of Windows 10 will have no choice but to accept the installation of automatic updates, even if they break software for them<p>Microsoft’s Windows 10 will force automatic updates on to home users with systems that that cannot be disabled.<p>The latest preview build of Windows 10 for home …

Microsoft Windows 10 free upgrade: the last roundup

With the free upgrade to Microsoft Windows 10 shipping on 29 July, should I upgrade Windows 7? Can I revert to my old operating system?<p>Should I go for the Windows 10 upgrade or continue with Windows 7? My laptop is five years old and working very nicely after I installed an SSD (solid-state disc). …

Windows 10

Sony's gold-plated Walkman needs deep, strong pockets

How much do you love music? Do you love it enough to spend $3,200 on a fancy pants Walkman? That's the proposition on the table with Sony's new gold-plated NW-WM1Z music player. Essentially, Sony continues to position its immortal Walkman brand as a true audiophile experience aimed at fans of High …

Windows 10 Features You Should Know About

At last! Windows 10 has finally arrived and the upgrade is still rolling out to users around the globe. For those of you who are not familiar with Microsoft's latest flagship, there is a few hidden features that can help you get the maximum out of the system. Here are some to get you started:<p><b>Have</b> …

Apps

Where is the Voice Talking Inside in Your Head Actually Coming From?

Have you ever stopped to wonder where the voice in our head comes from when reading or when you are perhaps formulating a plan or what you might need …

The Art of Fighting Without Fighting

<b>“Supreme excellence consists in breaking the enemy’s resistance without fighting.”</b> –Sun Tzu<p><b>“It is useless to fight against people’s rigid ways, or to</b> …

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