Sergei Medved

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Google has a handy new job search tool for UK users

Google isn’t just about websites. The world’s largest search engine now shows everything from cinema times to flight statuses, and in the UK, is about to get even more useful with the introduction of job openings.<p>Here’s how it works: next time you’re looking for a new job, you can just ask Google. …

Employment

CERN chip enables first 3D color X-ray images of the human body

Medical X-ray scans have long been stuck in the black-and-white, silent-movie era. Sure, the contrast helps doctors spot breaks and fractures in …

CERN

iPhone & iPad: How to get the official Apple user guides for free

Whether you’re new to iPhone or iPad, or just enjoy having the official user guides from Apple as a reference, having them on hand can be useful for yourself in addition to helping others.<p>Apple makes its official user guides available for free in digital formats. You can find physical copies from …

iOS

Nikon reportedly has two mirrorless cameras on the way this year and it's about darn time

It’s the moment many a photography enthusiast has been waiting for: Nikon is getting serious about mirrorless cameras.<p>At least, that’s what leak site <i>Nikon Rumors</i> is reporting. The post suggests Nikon is getting ready to release not just one, but <i>two</i> mirrorless cameras this summer, both with …

Cameras

Blood pressure sensing comes with Galaxy Watch

Samsung’s next big smartwatch has been shifting between two names — Gear S4 and Galaxy Watch — with two operating systems in the balance. Would the …

Wear OS

The best job search apps for iOS and Android to help you get hired

(Credit: iStockphoto/LumineImages)<p>Job seekers can tell you that searching all the job sites, job boards, and company websites or checking every job search engine for new opportunities and the latest job postings takes too much time. When you're on a job search, speed is key: The faster you can find …

Employment

Locking Down Linux: Using Ubuntu as Your Primary OS, Part 1 (Physical Attack Defense)

Windows 10 and macOS have poor reputations when it comes to customer privacy and user policies. In addition, our steady flow of hacking Windows 10 …

Linux

So what is a VPN, and why should you care?

Security and privacy on the Internet is a big issue these days. We keep a lot of personal information on our phones and computers after all. If privacy is important to you, we really recommend considering a Virtual Private Network (VPN). But what is a VPN exactly? Good question.<p>It is a term you may …

Privacy

Is the Canon Pixma G4210 the Solution to Your Printer Ink Woes?

The Canon Pixma G4210 is not your ordinary inkjet printer. It's the fulfillment of a 3-year-old promise.<p>When introduced in 2015, supertank printers …

Printing

Best Road Trip Apps for Android in 2018

There are few things better than hitting the open road on a cross-country road trip. Whether you're heading out with your best buds or loading the …

Android Auto

50 Genius Ways to Clean Up Your Garage

Cleaning up your garage doesn’t have to be a huge chore.<p>Drill 1-in. holes spaced every 4 in. in the PVC pipe. Use a utility knife to cut slits in the …

Why I Sold Both of My Instant Pots (and What I Got Instead)

I admit it: I am a kitchen appliance junkie. I have been for more than a decade, since I fell in love with cooking. I want to buy nearly everything …

Cooking

How to Rent an RV This Summer for Only $1 a Day

Recreational vehicle (RV) rentals tend to be expensive, yet I recently managed to rent a five-person RV in Las Vegas for only $1 per day. In addition …

RVs

Many breast cancer patients can skip chemo, big study finds

CHICAGO (AP) — Most women with the most common form of early-stage breast cancer can safely skip chemotherapy without hurting their chances of beating the disease, doctors are reporting from a landmark study that used genetic testing to gauge each patient's risk.<p>The study is the largest ever done …

Cancer

Evidence Found for a New Fundamental Particle

An experiment at the Fermi National Accelerator Laboratory near Chicago has detected far more electron neutrinos than predicted — a possible …

Physics

Hands off my data! 15 default privacy settings you should change right now

On the Internet, the devil’s in the defaults.<p>You’re not reading all those updated data policies flooding your inbox. You probably haven’t even looked for your privacy settings. And that’s exactly what Facebook, Google and other tech giants are counting on.<p>They tout we’re “in control” of our …

Apps

A Beginner's Guide to Motor Homes

A motor home is an all-inclusive way to travel with your bed, living room, kitchen—even bathroom. You can tour the country and park overnight with …

A Physicist Has Proposed a Grim Explanation For Why We Never See Aliens

The fault in our stars.<p>The Universe is so unimaginably big, and it's positively teeming with an almost infinite supply of potentially life-giving …

Universe

Amazon’s highest rated iPad case now available for Apple’s new 9.7-inch iPad

ZUGU CASE, maker of Amazon’s highest rated case for iPad, has now officially confirmed support for Apple’s latest 9.7-inch iPad released just last month.<p>The <b>Prodigy Case</b>– also available for the <b>12.9-inch iPad Pro</b> and <b>iPad Pro 10.5</b>– has become one of the most popular iPad cases on Amazon for a reason, …

How to get iOS’ handy Recents feature on your Mac

One of the handiest features on iOS 11’s Files app is the Recents view. This view — available in the Files app itself, and in any other app that uses the Files picker to locate documents — shows all the files you have created or opened in the last few days.<p>Did you ever wish you could do the same on …

This is how to sleep better: 5 secrets from neuroscience

I’ll bet you’re not getting enough sleep. Honestly, I’m kind of cheating — it’s a pretty safe bet.<p>Two-thirds of adults throughout all developed …

UC Berkeley

Google employees want to teach you to code for free with their latest app

A bunch of Google employees participating in the company’s Area 120 internal incubator have launched Grasshopper, a free mobile app for Android and iOS that teaches you the basics of programming.<p>It’s beautifully designed and is suitable for just about anyone who can be trusted to use a phone on …

How To: Build a Beginner Hacking Kit with the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+

If you want to follow Null Byte tutorials and try out Kali Linux, the Raspberry Pi is a perfect way to start. In 2018, the Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ …

Raspberry Pi

Plover lets you share files between any devices over Wi-Fi, AirDrop-style

Apple’s AirDrop service is great for beaming files between your iOS and Mac devices over Wi-Fi – but it sadly doesn’t work with other platforms. Thankfully, a bunch of young developers have built a handy tool to make it just as easy to transfer files over your local network, using anything that has …

How to actually get work done on an iPad

Apple is touting its updated iPad as an education-focused device, once again pushing the idea that the iPad can replace a laptop (or Chromebook, in the case of classrooms). That's unlikely, but with the right tools, it <i>can</i> be a workable substitute in a pinch.<p>It takes more than a few classroom apps …

19 Great Truths My Grandmother Told Me on Her 90th Birthday

<i>“I have seen and touched and danced and sang and climbed and loved and meditated on a lifetime spent living honestly. Should it all end tonight, I</i> …

Legend of Zelda

Linux Mint announces Mintbox Mini 2 tiny desktop PC with Intel inside

Due in June, the new Mintbox moves from an AMD CPU to a rival Celeron processor, which should provide a performance boost while maintaining a similar …

IBM reportedly targeted older workers in layoffs affecting tens of thousands

A new in-depth investigation shows the company’s disregard for age discrimination laws<p><i>ProPublica</i> and <i>Mother Jones</i> today co-published an exhaustive report that alleges IBM has for years disregarded age discrimination laws in an attempt to push out employees over 40 and replace them with younger …

Employment

These are the best robot mops according to Amazon reviews

Robot vacuums have seriously taken over the internet, but vacuuming is such a mind-numbing chore that it's easy to see why no one can shut up about …

Cleaning

iOS Settings for VPN – What They Mean and How to Get to Them

The main goal of using a VPN is to protect your identity while browsing the web. Reasons to protect your personal data or staying unnoticed online …

Information Systems