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Hidden Tricks Inside Windows 10

The Windows 10 Fall Creators Update and April 2018 Update added even more bells and whistles to Microsoft's powerhouse operating system.<p>PCMag reviews …

Windows 10

How to Use Your iPhone as a QR Scanner + Best Free QR Code Reader Apps

QR codes, they're becoming ubiquitous! You’ve probably seen quick response codes on packaging, signs, and in magazine ads telling you to scan the code with your iPhone for more information, extra discounts, or other perks. With so many QR codes to scan, it's a good thing the Camera app on iPhone …

8 Common Misconceptions About Antidepressants

Think you have depression, but feeling uncomfortable about the idea of treating it with medication? Each person’s treatment plan is unique, but if …

Alan Turing

iPhone Conference Call – How To Add & Merge Calls

- May 19, 2017<p>iPhone conference calling is one of the easiest tasks you can master. You only need to see instructions once to remember the two step …

Netflix codes: The secret numbers that unlock thousands of hidden films and TV shows

Netflix's incredibly niche, personalised subgenres have long captivated movie nerds, from "Steamy Crime Movies from the 1970s" to "Period Pieces About Royalty Based on Real Life".<p>The genres, based on a complicated algorithm that uses reams of data about users' viewing habits to recommend exactly …

Did you know that Netflix has hundreds of secret genre categories? Here’s how to find them

If you’ve ever struggled to find a movie you want to watch on Netflix, you are not alone. The streaming service is home to countless films, but if …

Scan text with your iPhone and make the real world searchable

Paper is still great for a lot of things. It’s lightweight, it’s fairly water-resistant, and is just about the best tool available for reducing the number of trees in the world. But it doesn’t sync with iCloud, and anything written on it is not searchable.<p>Luckily, there’s an easy way out of this …

Apps

SanDisk Launches 256GB Flash Drive and Wireless Stick for iPhone and iPad

SanDisk today announced that its iXpand Flash Drive is now available in a larger 256GB storage capacity for $279.99, expanding upon existing 16GB, 32GB, 64GB, and 128GB capacities available for between $49.99 and $129.99.<p>The iXpand Flash Drive connects to the Lightning port on an iPhone or iPad to …

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Explore Opportunity<p>Internet researchers can work as Independent Research Consultants or with individuals or companies to gather, synthesize and …

Science: Go Ahead, Drink That Extra Cup of Coffee

Your daily cup of java proves to be excellent for your longevity.<p>Concerned you're drinking too much coffee? Worry no more. Go ahead and drink up.<p>A new body of research finds your morning cup of jo -- and your afternoon trip to Starbucks -- may offer several benefits your health. Drinking coffee …

Coffee

Simple pill can end symptoms of gluten intolerance, scientists say

Gluten intolerance can partly be overcome by swallowing an enzyme pill with food, research has shown.<p>The simple measure can allow people sensitive to the wheat protein to consume small quantities of gluten without experiencing bloating, diarrhoea and abdominal pain.<p>Scientists say the discovery …

How to turn anything into a PDF on your iPhone or iPad

Stop! Don’t download that PDF converter app for iOS. You don’t need it. What if I told you iPhones have come with a built-in PDF-conversion tool since iOS 10?<p>Once you know where this iOS PDF converter is buried, you can quickly and easily turn anything into a handy PDF on your iPhone or iPad.<p>On the …

Apps

Reviewing the HooToo Wireless Travel Router

The HooToo Wireless Travel Router promises a lot. As well as its main goal of giving you better Internet connections, it’s also a portable battery, …

Life expectancy in schizophrenia and years of potential life lost

Joanne Wallace summarises a recent systematic review and meta-analysis that reinforces the urgent call for better interventions to address the causes …

How to print to PDF on iPhone, iPad, and Mac

Print to PDF is an easy way to preserve the information and layout of what you are currently viewing, saving a 1:1 digital copy of the documents and websites you use everyday. You don’t actually print anything, but the idea is that an exact replica of what would have appeared on paper, if you had …

One year later, I’d still take the iPhone SE over the iPhone 7

I say this because over the past year I have come to appreciate Apple's iPhone SE much more than I anticipated. I am someone who cycles through phones like it's my job (because it is), and I only bought Apple's small-screen handset on a lark last April, after shattering the screen on my old Moto …

Why do some of us find it easier to forgive? Neuroscience sheds light

Whether we condemn the villain in a movie or feel that somebody has wronged us personally, many of us make moral judgments on a daily basis. From a …

Psychology

iOS 10.3 Battery Drain: How To Fix Problems With New Update

iOS 10.3 is only a few days old, but users are already reporting battery drain problems with the new update. The eight tips in this guide should help …

11 default iPhone apps you can replace with much better ones

Delete Maps, Mail and Safari and never look back — there are much better versions of the default apps you get when you first get a new iPhone.<p>You …

27 of April 2017's best streaming debuts on Netflix, Hulu, Amazon, HBO, and more

The month is stacked with great streaming options.<p>We’ll level with you: April 2017 is absolutely <i>stacked</i> with new streaming options, to the point where the committed viewer could get away with not leaving the house for the entire month. There’s a true bounty, featuringhotly anticipated original TV …

Entertainment

Emotional Intelligence Has a Scary Dark Side, Says Science

Research suggests that being too in tune to others' emotions can elevate stress levels.<p>Back in 1995, Daniel Goleman published the bestselling book, <i>Emotional Intelligence</i>. It was based on a concept introduced roughly three decades earlier by Michael Beldoch: Emotionally intelligent individuals have …

Emotional Intelligence

How to watch DVDs and Blu-rays for free in Windows 10

There's a hilariously prescient sight gag in an old episode of "The Simpsons."<p>Homer is walking through the town dump when he passes a big pile of VCR tapes. The sign above reads, "Betamax." Next, another pile, this time with a sign reading, "Laserdiscs." Finally, he walks past an empty space; the …

Windows 10

10 handy iPhone tips to make your life easier [Video]

In this hands-on video walkthrough, I share 10 handy tips for iPhone that I use on a regular basis. While I expect that most readers know and employ many of these tips, I’m hoping that there’s at least one or two that you’ll find useful.<p>Lock down apps with Guided Access<p>As someone with a lot of …

Doctors Agree—This Is the #1 Inflammation-Fighting Food

The internet has granted us an infinite amount of health and wellness information, but sometimes you need the SparkNotes version. When it comes to …

Use Workflow 1.7 for iPhone to quickly save notes and images

The latest update to automation app Workflow 1.7 latest update makes it simpler to get started and better to streamline multi-app user processes. …

This little device is the cheapest, fastest cloud storage you can buy

You don't have to worry about a physical hard drive cluttering your workspace or having to carry it around. All your stuff is in the "cloud," which you can access from any device with an internet connection.<p>Yet, a startup called Lima proposes you keep your physical hard drive - or actually go out …

Scientists Came Up With a Song to Make Babies Happy and Content

<i>This article was originally published on The Conversation. Read the original article.</i><p>Plenty of research has looked at adults’ emotional responses to …

EOZ One Wireless Earphones Are Stylish On The Outside And Technically Advanced On The Inside

This week I’m taking a look at a brand new pair of Bluetooth wireless earphones that are superbly built and technically advanced. They’ve been produced by a trio of entrepreneurs based in Barcelona, Spain, and the emphasis is very much on build quality but there’s also a lot going on inside in …

Audiophile

Three UK Now Supports Native Wi-Fi Calling on iPhone

British carrier Three has seeded a carrier settings update—version 27.1—that enables native Wi-Fi calling on iPhones.<p>Three previously required iPhone customers to use its free Three inTouch app for Wi-Fi calling, but the carrier settings update released on Friday introduces system-level support for …

Three finally rolls out app-free Wi-Fi calling in the UK

For years, Three has offered WiFi-enabled calls through an app called inTouch. While serviceable, the experience pales in comparison to the app-free versions offered by Vodafone and EE. After all, who wants an extra icon taking up your home screen or app drawer? Thankfully, Three now has a …