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Google Wanted to Know What Makes a Manager Great, So It Conducted a Study. Here Are the Results

Good leaders avoid micromanaging.<p>20 years ago, you probably would've laughed if someone said your life would one day be irrevocably changed by a company called Google. <i>What's a google</i>?<p>But, as you know, Google's become the largest entity in one of the biggest tech companies in the world. And it's …

Google can no longer innovate, says former engineer

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>We change as we get older.<p>We learn more -- perhaps even far too much -- about the world. We slow down.<p>We begin to realize we're not as pure and wonderful as we thought and that there's a little evil-doing …

MacBook Pro

The iPhone X was Apple's biggest risk, and it's paying off

I think it’s time to admit that Apple’s insane, convention-breaking bet on delivering an iPhone 8 and 8 Plus and the astonishing iPhone X all within …

Apple

Google's AI guru predicts humans and machines will merge within 20 years

Public perception of artificial intelligence technology, in 2017, seems to lie somewhere at the intersection of existential fear and cautious optimism. Yet there’s a growing movement of people who believe AI is crucial to the evolution of our species. These people aren’t outsiders or outliers — …

The end of the cloud is coming

We’re facing the end of the cloud. It’s a bold statement, I know, and maybe it even sounds a little mad. But bear with me.<p>The conventional wisdom about running server applications, be it web apps or mobile app backends, is that the future is in the cloud. Amazon, Google, and Microsoft are adding …

Peer-to-peer

Learn How To Use Microsoft Office Programs Properly. Yeah, Even Excel

Thanks to the tech boom, today's businesses are becoming more digital across every industry. As such, employers are likely to give your resume more …

7 Daily Rituals Successful People Use to De-Stress and Stay Productive

If you feel that stress is affecting your work, health, and well-being, you are not alone. Here are some tips on how to de-stress that actually work.<p>Today most of us are expected to do more with less. We lead lives that are more demanding on every front--work, family, social, health--with little …

What an Anti-Memory Is and How It Frees Your Mind

Neuroscientists at Oxford just discovered how your brain moves memories into long-term storage. It’s called an anti-memory, and it’s more helpful …

Neuroscience

5 Habits to Steal From Warren Buffett

<i>This piece originally appeared on Entrepreneur.com.</i><p>When the Oracle of Omaha talks, people make pilgrimages. In fact, thousands of Berkshire Hathaway …

Is Amazon’s work culture worse than Apple’s or Facebook’s?

I worked at Amazon and left after eight months. It’s a distinctive experience that isn’t better or worse than other tech companies. Say what you will about the culture, Bezos had very specific ideas about how he wanted to run a company and he has executed on those ideas in an extremely deliberate …

10 best reminder apps for Android

We all need a little reminder to do things sometimes. We live in a world filled with distraction and various shiny things that often lead us off course of whatever it is we’re trying to do. Thus, setting reminders can not only be productive, but a savior in some situations. On Android, there are a …

Google engineer explains why some images on Nexus 5X are upside down

Recently several Google Nexus 5X users pointed out that some of the pictures on their devices are appearing upside down. Well, Google has not only …

Opera Max can now be found preinstalled on devices from 14 OEMs

It looks like your smartphone could have yet another pre-installed application on it, as Opera today announced that its data-saving application Opera …

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Android Pay

Google explains why some Nexus 5X pictures are upside down

If you recently splashed out on a brand spanking new Nexus 5X, you might be wondering why some of the images you take aren't the right way up. It turns out that it's a quirk of how the device was manufactured, thanks to a little insight from Google's Eino-Ville Talvala. After users began to …

Microsoft is making a difference through its carbon fee initiative | On MSFT

Three years ago Microsoft made the long-term decision to commit to carbon neutrality. The company put the plan in motion by establishing an internal …

15 Reasons Dudes Should Never Do Yoga

Reduced stress, better sleep, and lower risk of heart disease? No thank you. No wonder 4 out of 5 yogis in the U.S. are women.

Yoga

Google Makes it Easier to Search on Your Phone

It’s hard enough to conduct a Web search on a smartphone without the results being at best, irrelevant or at worst, indecipherable. But so often they are both.<p>Today, Google announced that it is rolling out a fix to improve how people view mobile search results. Specifically, it is updating the …

Microsoft partners with Google's Android rival Cyanogen

Cyanogen, the startup that wants to take Android from Google, has a powerful new partner: Microsoft.<p>The two companies formally announced a …

Apps

Google's wireless service plans take shape in leaked app

What if your mobile contract could be condensed into an app-based subscription service like Spotify or Netflix — one that you could put on pause when you don't need it, switch between phones without swapping SIM cards, and pay for by the gigabyte of data used? Those are the broad strokes of …

4 ways your Android device is tracking you (and how to stop it)

So there I was, poking around some of the more arcane settings on my Moto G, when I stumbled across something that took me aback: an archive of every voice command I'd ever spoken to my phone.<p>Turns out that each time you say something to the Google Now search box, Android saves a copy of what you …

DARPA creating software that won't need upgrades for a century

Software upgrades and outdated applications that don't work on new platforms are just a fact of life for people who use computers and other devices. DARPA, however, wants to change that by making software systems that can run for over a century without getting updates from their developers and …

DARPA

Why smartphones are making you ill

As a study finds that smartphones are causing back ailments, here are some of the health risks caused by your mobile<p>The number of hours spent peering and jabbing at our smartphones isn’t just annoying, but potentially dangerous. As we become increasingly reliant on smartphones, picking them up …

Sorry Apple, Microsoft is right: Windows is for people who get things done

The rise of mobile hardware put Microsoft on the defense. Long the master of the PC, the only computing platform that mattered in the 1990s and the …

Windows 10

The 78 essential tricks Google thinks every Android user should know

If you own an Android phone, that also means you have a Google account. Google would like you to know that this account isn’t just there for show — …

Apps

Microsoft Office Lens for iOS, Android scans documents, whiteboards

Microsoft is making an Office app it released last year for Windows Phone available to iOS and Android users. Office Lens is an imaging app that …

Google and Apple's new laptops may sound bad now, but they are the future of computers

A few days ago, we learned Apple's new MacBook is about four years behind in terms of performance. It has a gorgeous new design and a sharp display, but costs more and isn't as powerful as the entry-level MacBook Air.<p>Google is following a similar trend. Its newest computer, an updated model of the …

Original Reactions to the 2007 iPhone Announcement

Reddit user, intensely, has posted a Web Archive link that shows how some folks reacted to the original 2007 iPhone announcement. Given that we’re …

19 Tips To Make The Most Of Your Android Device

You can plug a freaking mouse into your phone?!<p><i>First things first: update your phone to the latest version of Android! Open Settings > About tablet or phone > System updates > Check now or Update. Some of these tips require the latest version, Android 5.0 Lollipop.</i>

Apps

Windows 10 The End? Microsoft Talks Giving Up Windows

I like Microsoft under Satya Nadella. It is a company which both plays to its traditional strengths yet is also prepared to rip up the copy book to modernise. Yes his reign is still in its infancy but it has been a superb 16 months, and the biggest changes are clearly still to come… as one key …