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35 brilliant iOS 7 tips and tricks

The jury may still be out on iOS 7's radical redesign - for what it's worth we love it, with a few reservations - there's no denying that it's the …

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New Notifyr app seamlessly makes your iOS notifications appear on your Mac

We’ve come across a new service called Notifyr that, in short, makes your iOS Device notifications automatically simultaniously appear as notifications on your Mac. The service is a pair of applications: a $3.99 iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch application from the App Store and a free companion Mac …

Mini-review: Lockscreen Wallpaper Designer, the simple iPhone app for creating prettier lockscreens

You’d think choosing a photo to use on your iPhone lockscreen would be a pretty simple task. Scroll through your Camera Roll, choose a photo you like, hit Set and you’re done.<p>The reality is a little different. Half the time the photo you really want to use is landscape format (horizontal) and you …

Medium comes to iPad, and the best social reading app gets even better

Outside of reading Cult of Mac (which you’re already doing!) Medium is one of the best go-to destinations of quality writing on the Internet. A blog publishing platform co-founded by ex-Twitter founders Evan Williams and Biz Stone, Medium is an effortlessly easy-to-use social journalism network …

iPad Deals: iPad Air 64GB WiFi $580 (Reg. $699), free $50 Target gift card w/ iPad Air, Retina iPad mini $369 plus $20 Target GC

<b>Update (6/2 2pm):</b> Walmart has the Apple iPad mini 16GB Wi-Fi (Space Gray or White) for only $249 (Reg. $269) for in-store pickup only<p><b>Update (6/2 11:30am):</b> Altatac (Top Rated Plus seller) via eBay Daily Deals offers a 64GB iPad Air WiFi for $579.99 shipped (Reg. $699)<p>Target offers free gift cards …

Fox News Now Classifies Climate Change As "Superstition"

Fox News' "Special Report" took a look at the latest climate-change studies. And even by the network's standards, this segment of …

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Out Today: The First Catalog Of All The Proteins In The Human Body

Say hi to the proteome.<p>Two teams of scientists are publishing today first drafts of the human proteome. The proteome is a catalog of all of the different proteins the human body makes. This is a big accomplishment. How big? Let’s look at some numbers from just one team:<p>The scientists in this team …

Gravity versus the Standard Model

The two behemoths of theoretical physics are Einstein's theory of general relativity, and quantum field theory.<p>General relativity describes gravity, and the geometry and development of the universe on enormous scales. Quantum field theory, in the Standard Model of particle physics, describes the …

Does Porn Cause Brain Shrinkage In Men?

A new study shows a correlation between porn and smaller gray matter volume in the male brain.<p>New research published Wednesday in <i>JAMA Psychiatry</i> …

Edge Of Tomorrow, Jimmy's Hall, Maleficent: this week's new films

Edge Of Tomorrow (12A)<br>(Doug Liman, 2014, US) Tom Cruise, Emily Blunt, Bill Paxton. 113 mins<p>Reading this on mobile? Click here to view<p>Alien warfare is a real-life video game in this futuristic sci-fi, and Cruise's bewildered soldier only has 200 lives to learn the rules and save the Earth. The …

From concept art to polygons: The evolution of a game character

Before your favorite game heroes (and villains) looked all sexy and bad-ass as 3D models, they started out as fugly drawings on a napkin or raw sketches on a tablet.<p>Some characters, like Ultra Street Fighter IV’s Decapre [<i>pictured above</i>] all come from existing designs — in this case, Cammy — but …

Mario Kart 8 review – Nintendo's classic is masterfully remodelled

Against the odds, Nintendo seems to have perfected a model of perpetual resurgence. While Xbox and PlayStation host the industry's blaring blockbusters, Nintendo's focus has turned inwards to its established roster of stars – none more so than dinky titan Mario.<p>In <i>Mario Kart 8</i> he's on wheels rather …

'BioShock' series lives on with help from the second game's dev team

The news that <i>BioShock</i> and <i>BioShock Infinite</i> developer Irrational Games was winding down was a punch to the gut for many last year, but it turns out there is a bit of silver lining. The franchise will live on with developer 2K Marin, the studio that handled <i>BioShock 2</i>, according to GameSpot. Someone …

#NGTRadar: Travel Lately

The Radar–the best of the travel blogosphere–is a regular feature on Intelligent Travel every other Wednesday.<p><b>You can play, too</b>. Follow us on Twitter <b>@NatGeoTravel</b> and tag your favorite travel stories <b>#NGTRadar</b> to help us find the crème de la crème on the Web.<p><b>Here are our latest picks:</b><p>Few people have …

Spurs beat Thunder in OT, advance to NBA Finals

OKLAHOMA CITY (AP) — San Antonio fought off Father Time, the league MVP and an injury to its best player to return to the NBA Finals.<p>The Spurs beat …

One Direction: when teen poppers turn rock'n'roll

Fans were left reeling this week when two members of globe-conquering boyband One Direction were caught on camera smoking (gasp!) cannabis. But Louis and Zayn aren't the first teen poppers to shock their fresh-faced following …<p><b>Ain't no party like an S Club 7 party</b><p>The all-singing, all-dancing, …