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How To Unlock Any iPhone

When you buy a smartphone, it’s usually programmed to work with one specific carrier. But that doesn’t mean you can’t make a switch.<p>Often, you can …

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Google's new app lets users conduct scientific research on their phones

Google's new Android app revamps the clipboard for scientific field experiments. The app, called Science Journal, measures and records data in real time, and then converts that data into easily readable graphs and charts.<p>Users can store several projects in the app, and use tools like an …

Watch Out Siri, You Can Now Get Amazon Alexa On Your iPhone (Video)

Up until recently Amazon Alexa had only been available on Amazon devices, the first third party Alexa device launched recently and now it looks like …

How to use one-handed zoom on Google Maps

Yesterday, iDownloadBlog detailed a cool new one-handed zoom gesture during video capture which Snapchat’s latest update has implemented.This …

This App Can Tell If Your iPhone Has Ever Been Hacked

A new app can detect if something wrong (and dangerous) is going on with your iDevice.<p>It's not paranoia if they're really after you.<p>If you have an iPhone there was no way to figure out if you were really being paranoid or not, until now. Thanks to a new $1 app, you can finally figure out if someone …

More Details On Apple Music Revamp Revealed

Yesterday we heard that Apple Music would be getting a revamp at this years WWDC in June and now we have some more details on what changes will be …

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Changing your router’s DNS settings to increase speed and security

At times, you may experience slow hiccups while trying to use the internet from your home. Sometimes, these problems can be attributed to your …

How to record phone calls on iPhone, no jailbreak or additional apps required

Apple’s gone to great lengths to guarantee the privacy of your phone calls. For instance, when you call someone or receive a call, audio from the …

Gionee W909 launched with dual 720p displays and 4GB RAM

Chinese smartphone manufacturer Gionee has unveiled two new handsets this week – the Gionee W909 flip phone and a super mid-tier S8. While flip phones might not be so popular in Western countries any more, there’s still demand for these handsets in China, India, and other Asian markets.<p>Leakers and …

How to preview flight information and track flights on iPhone, iPad and Mac

Aside from several headline feature additions, recent iOS and macOS software updates contain a bunch of little gems, among them data detectors for …

Flying

How to use the app that can make browsing the web on your iPhone faster

One way Apple intends to do this is by giving iPhone and iPad owners the freedom to block things that can slow down browsing, such as ads, trackers, and widgets.<p>You can control all this with a single app: 1Blocker. We recommend blocking other types of content rather than ads. Remember, "free" …

10 Greatest Unsolved Mysteries In Physics

It can seem like an uphill challenge to try to understand the universe around us. We have found many answers to the mysteries in our world: how …

How to Sideload Apps onto an iPhone or iPad Without Jailbreaking

Apple just opened iOS up a little bit. It’s now possible to sideload open-source apps — emulators, for example — onto an iPhone or iPad without …

iOS Programming

10 clever ways to be more innovative at work

Quick: What sounds more fun? Filling in spreadsheets with data for eight hours or coming up with new and exciting ideas?<p>I'll go ahead and assume you …

Ray Kurzweil: In The 2030s, Nanobots In Our Brains Will Make Us 'Godlike'

Once we're cyborgs, he says, we'll be funnier, sexier and more loving.<p>Futurist and inventor Ray Kurzweil predicts humans are going to develop emotions and characteristics of higher complexity as a result of connecting their brains to computers.<p>“We’re going to be funnier. We’re going to be sexier. …

How to Get Rid of Bad Breath

A step-by-step guide on how to avoid bad breath

How To Square Any Number In Less Than A Second — Without A Calculator

Introducing your newest party trick.<p>Want to look a lot smarter than you actually are? "Mathemagician" Arthur Benjamin is here to help. Benjamin dropped by HuffPost Live on Wednesday and gave host Caroline Modarressy-Tehrani a peek at some of the incredible tricks in his book, <i>The Magic of Math</i>. In …

A List of Books that May Change your Life

I started off 2015 with a 10-day silent Vipassana meditation course, one of the hardest things I’ve ever chosen to do. I wasn’t a meditator. I had …

The 12 Most Popular Free Online Courses For Professionals

Based on data from online education platform Coursera, we compiled a list of the 12 most popular, free online classes for working professionals.<p>Here they are, ranked by popularity:<p>Coursera's most popular course offers an introduction to classic and contemporary social psychology, covering topics …

All the unhealthy things looking at a smartphone before bed does to your brain and body

It may be hard to stop, but looking at your phone at night is a terrible idea.<p>Smartphone screens emit bright blue light so you can see them even at the sunniest times of day.<p>But at night, your brain gets confused by that light, as it mimics the brightness of the sun. This causes the brain to stop …

Relax, Turn Off Your Phone, and Go to Sleep

As a child, I was a terrible sleeper. My parents would often find me awake at 3 AM with a flashlight under the covers reading a Hardy Boy, Nancy Drew, or Tom Swift book. When I was 9-years-old, my pediatrician prescribed an awful tasting medicine to be taken at night, mixed with pineapple juice to …

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