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Save Money By Sending Driving Directions to Your Phone

We’ve all been there before. No, not lost on the road trying to figure out where you are, but rather seated at your computer, looking at driving …

Maps

38 Nutrition Experts on What They Eat for Breakfast

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Nutrition

Strange but true: the weirdest places and creatures – in pictures

Have you ever seen gymnast goats, a rainbow-­coloured river, or a weasel riding a woodpecker? Prepare to be amazed by your weird and wonderful planet as we dip into DK’s Strange But True

Gymnastics

Inside Apple's perfectionism machine

Inside Apple's perfectionism machine<p>Inside Apple's perfectionism machine<p>CUPERTINO, California — In retrospect, it was easy to miss — a bit of …

OS X El Capitan: 3 Steps to Get Ready

We're counting down the days until OS X El Capitan is released. Hurry up, September 30th! In the meantime, though, we want to make sure your Macs are …

iOS 9 breaks records with 50% adoption in just 5 days

iOS 9 has only been out since last Wednesday, but already it’s smashing records — being named the fastest case of iOS adoption in history, with more than 50 percent of devices already using iOS 9.<p>“iOS 9 is also off to an amazing start, on pace to be downloaded by more users than any other software …

Apple Stores are set for a ‘premium’ makeover this July

Apple’s new store in New York’s Upper East Side might be the most posh retail location the iPhone-maker has ever opened, but according to a new report, Jony Ive and Angela Ahrendts have tag-teamed some new design changes for other stores that will give them more of a ‘premium feel.’<p>Ahrendts …

Apple’s latest ‘Shot on iPhone 6’ videos are absolutely gorgeous

I’ve been loving Apple’s “Shot on iPhone 6” ad campaign, if for no other reason than it gives me hope that one day, I too will be able to capture crazy beautiful images with my smartphone’s camera.<p>Apple has pushed the campaign with tons of billboards, posters and videos, all shot by various iPhone …

6 USB-C accessories that'll let your new MacBook actually connect to stuff

USB-C's tiny and reversible design may be the one port to rule them all, but the world — especially the working world — isn't ready for it yet.<p>Until …

Abandoned Fishing Village in China Reclaimed by Nature

In the mouth of the Yangtze River off the eastern coast of China, a small island holds a secret haven lost to the forces of time and nature–an abandoned fishing village swallowed by dense layers of ivy slowly creeping over every brick and path. Houtou Wan Village is located on Gouqi Island, which …

China

Opinion: New tech money is destroying the streets of San Francisco

SAN FRANCISCO (MarketWatch) — The City by the Bay is famous for its steep hills, clanging cable cars, enveloping fog and stately Victorian-era …

San Francisco

6 Things You Can Do with Google's New Inbox App

June 7, 2015 <br>Inbox by Gmail is now open to to everyone. Inbox is a versatile app created by Gmail team to provide users with an enhanced email …

Apps

Social Media Marketing Strategy: Basic Tips for Facebook LinkedIn and Twitter

It is today common knowledge that social media has become an indispensable part of the modern business strategy. You must, therefore, know how to …

Marketing

The Dos and Don'ts of Coffee

Everyone has their own personal habits when it comes to coffee. But the same goes for hygiene, so if it's not okay to pick your nose, it shouldn't be …

Blue Bottle, a coffee chain that techies love, just raised another $70 million

The high-end coffee shop has locations in San Francisco, New York, and Los Angeles and recently expanded to Tokyo. In April, Blue Bottle acquired Tartine Bakery, which has its own cult following in the Bay Area, to help expand into other markets.<p>The merged companies first joint outpost will be in a …

Coffee

Why Jony Ive’s promotion means more design, not less

The app you’ve been waiting for: Live-stream your iPhone’s screen for free

Have you ever tried repeatedly to explain something to a friend or family member in an effort to help them solve a problem on their iPhone or iPad? …

Apps

Two Of The Jokes In Letterman’s Star-Studded Final Top 10 Were Written By A 21-Year-Old Intern

Ahhh, interning. The monotonous grind of underpaid grunt work done under the guise of “important work experience.” We’ve all been there… making copies, writing jokes for two of the world’s most beloved comedians to deliver in a broadcast legend’s final episode, fetching coff-… holllllllld on. Did …

The new MacBook’s keyboard has been getting panned – here’s one way Apple could improve it

One of the biggest criticisms of Apple’s new 2015 MacBook has been its keyboard, which reviewers have said isn’t nearly as easy to use as keyboards …

MacBook

Tom Brady’s Agent Says Four-Game Suspension ‘Ridiculous’

The agent of New England Patriots quarterback Tom Brady has said it was “ridiculous” for the National Football League to hand his client a four-game …

NFL

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

What She Said<p>Paper towels are not coffee filters.<p>By Beca Grimm3 days agoView More<p>Entertainment<p>The California native's debut album <i>Expectations</i> is …

Men's Fashion

Frank Allocco Joins Men's Basketball Staff - University of San Francisco

Frank Allocco, one of the nation's most successful high school basketball coaches who won 17 league championships and two Division I state …

14 Tips for DIYing a Coffee Bar at Home

Nothing ruins a caffeine break like running to your local coffee shop through the freezing rain. As the days grow shorter and temperatures start dropping, why not skip the outdoor excursion and make your own coffee bar? Here are 14 brilliant ideas for creating a little coffee corner that will keep …

Coffee

6 Rules for Creating Killer Email Campaigns

<i>Justin Zhu is the CEO of Iterable, an all-in-one email platform. He previously worked on the Growth engineering team at Twitter.</i><p>When planning your marketing mix, the most important component is email. Why? Because it’s the easiest way to reach people, considering that 85 percent of the world and 91 …

10 ways to just be yourself — and build your brand — on social media

A critical mass of brands, businesses, marketers, and corporate executives may have a presence on social media today, but that doesn't mean they have …

13 Instagram tools brands should be using

Instagram is a platform for sharing quirky moments and inspirational experiences.<p>With 300 million users every month, it's also a place for businesses …

Instagram Post Notifications: This Week in Social Media

Shares 3K<p>Welcome to our weekly edition of what’s hot in social media news.<p>To help you <b>stay up to date with social media</b>, here are some of the news …

Marketing

A Look At How Car Brands Are Effectively Using Social Media

While everyone knows social media is a valuable medium for customer engagement and lead generation, most industries still don’t know how to effectively use networking sites like Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram to unlock these benefits. However, if you look closely enough, you can find some …

Public Relations

Jamming Out: Yamaha's 360-Degree Spherical Drum Kit

This is Raijin, a spherical drum kit designed by Yamaha's motorcycle division. I know, I was expecting a drum kit on wheels too. Still, I would get …

Drums