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How new technologies are shaking up health care

New tests and drugs have impacted health care for many decades. But we’re now seeing the emergence of completely different kinds of technologies that …

How to extend your Wi-Fi network with a power line adapter

Power line adapters are a cheap and easy way to create a wired network throughout your home, and some models include Wi-Fi capability. I recently installed the latter variety in the form of the TP-Link TL-WPA4220KIT and now have a strong Wi-Fi reception in every corner and both floors of my …

Here's How To Crack A Combination Lock Quickly

Combination locks aren’t necessarily the safest thing in the world. We all know this, but we settle for using them because, obviously, they’re better …

Add missed Desktop gadgets for windows 8 also

Now we can use Desktop gadgets which we used in Widows 7 for Windows 8 also. it needs to follow only few steps.<p>in new interface it added few new …

The 1-Page Financial Plan: 10 Tips for Getting What You Want From Life

Carl Richards is well-acquainted with money-mistakes — not only because of his work as a certified financial planner, but also because of his personal experience.<p>During the last housing bubble, Richards moved to a new city, was swept up by the frothy housing market and bought a $575,000 house — …

Seven Signs Your Boss Is A Weak Manager

Dear Liz,<p>I’m a big fan of yours and a student of human behavior, like you! I am interested in your opinion on the question ‘What makes a strong leader?’ At my job, I see managers who are very on top of things and have everything under control, and others who seem to be flying by the seat of their …

The Three Most Expensive Business Scams

Getting scammed is the worst. Not only do you waste money when you’re the victim of a scammer, but you feel like an idiot for letting it happen to you, too.<p>We hear all the time about scams in private life, from people peddling fake investment schemes to teams of guys who drive up to your house and …

How to set up Chrome Remote Desktop for iOS

Chrome Remote Desktop is hardly a new service from Google. It's been around for years, allowing users to access a Windows or Mac computer from another computer or an Android device. When it came to this Google service, iOS had been left out.<p>Then on Monday Google unceremoniously released the iOS …

Looking ahead: Medical imaging innovation in 2015

The year 2014 saw tremendous advances in health care, with medical imaging filling gaps in medical knowledge and enhancing patient care. Looking …

How To Replace The iPhone 6's Battery

The iPhone 6 is a great smartphone, although I’m sure I’m not alone in my desire for a longer-lasting battery. Thankfully, there are a number of battery cases out there (see my roundup of iPhone 6 battery cases here), that can boost battery life. Sadly, like any smartphone, over time your iPhone 6 …

The Scarf is the perfect ultrathin iPhone 6 case for minimalists

If like me you’re not into cases but do care about adding a layer of protection to your iPhone, then you might want to check out The Scarf, an …

Review: iHome’s iBN10 sheds the dock and alarms for a minimalist new four-speaker design

I’ve reviewed a lot of iHome clock radios over the past nine years. They weren’t all formulaic, but there was a very clear evolutionary line from the original 2005-vintage, iPod-only iH5 to the iPad-ready iDL95 released last year: take two speakers, stick a clock in the middle, center a dock on the …