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Programming Languages for Social Networks – Which One to Choose?

<i>This guest column is by Tatsiana Levdikova, Web Design and Development Expert, EffectiveSoft</i><p>We can hardly imagine our life without social networking …

12 Android Gestures You Might Not Know About

Android is a powerful mobile operating system that provides a lot more customization options than its competitors (namely the iPhone). Although the …

Machine Learning Algorithm Forecasts Market Gains Ahead

Dynamic Time Warping is a machine learning technique used in speech recognition that allows us to identify similar periods in market history.<p>DTW …

Economy

Google plans to support its Android Studio IDE instead of Eclipse

To streamline Android development efforts, Google will focus on building tools for Android Studio. The company will also stop supporting other Integrated Development Environments (IDE) at the end of this year, like Eclipse.<p>Noting that Google would like to focus exclusively on Android Studio moving …

Android News

Turn on TUMBLR TV and make your computer screen perfect forever

<b>How?</b> Browse over to tumblr.com/tv. Never touch your computer again, because now it’s perfect forever. Or search for something and watch TUMBLR TV of whatever that something is. You’ll figure it out.<p><b>Why?</b> This is the ’90s, baby! Anything goes!<p><b>Can I make a TUMBLR TV channel from my blog?</b> Sure! Just do this: Change the URL to <i>tumblr.com/tv/@yourblog</i>. Now you’re the Oprah of TUMBLR TV.<p><b>Any other way I can get to TUMBLR TV?</b> You can add “gif” to the end of any search. Click the “TV” button that shows …

Apple’s ‘iWatch’ Reportedly at ‘Engineering Verification Test’ Stage, Components in Production

Apple’s ‘iWatch” has reportedly reached the “engineering verification test” (EVT) stage of development, and is likely to beginning shipping in 2015, …

Microsoft's FCC filing hints at a Chromecast rival called Miracast dongle

Microsoft might very well be gearing up to launch a Google Chromecast rival. While the tech giant hasn't announced anything official yet, one of its latest FCC filings details a device codenamed HD-10, which features WiFi, HDMI support and a USB connection. Those three will sound familiar if you …

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Apple reportedly 'clueless' about how to fix iMessage purgatory

iMessages don’t always reach their intended target.<p>If you switch from an iPhone to another smartphone, you may get stuck in “iMessage purgatory.” That’s exactly what happened to Adam Pash, a former Lifehacker editor, who recently switched to an Android device. He now faces an issue where …

Stuck in the iMessage abyss? Here’s how to get your texts back

Advertisement<p>17 Comments<p>About a month ago I switched from an iPhone(s appl) to a Nexus(s goog) 5. It was easy: I swapped the SIM card and synced my …

iOS

Students get iOS apps running (slowly) on Android

Running apps from one mobile platform on another is theoretically great for boosting your app selection, but it's not a trivial task -- even BlackBerry's Android support is rough. However, some Columbia University students have managed the daunting feat of running iOS apps on Android with their …

Giphy Lets You Share GIFs on Twitter that Point to other URLs

If you love GIFs, you’ve probably heard of Giphy. The site offers a gargantuan database of short animated images, helping you easily find and link to the perfect internet skit at a moment’s notice.<p>On Twitter, many brands and publishers upload images to complement an important link. Posting two URLs …

Automatic and Jawbone Team Up to Integrate Automatic Data Into Jawbone UP App

Automatic and Jawbone today announced a new partnership that will see Automatic's car-tracking data integrated with the <i>UP by Jawbone</i> iOS app that connects to Jawbone's fitness band. By incorporating data from Automatic, a connected driving assistant system that measures car information like miles …

Gesture Alarm Clock does f***ing everything

With Gesture Alarm Clock, you set wakeup alerts by drawing numbers on the screen. It has a sleep timer that plays a variety of soothing music and sounds to lull you off. Plus, it has three different vibration strengths, several gesture-based snoozes, and if you think you’d wake up easier if your …

iPhone

DrinkAdvisor: Your Guide to the Best Drinks, Bars & Clubs

Whether you’re going out for the night or inviting friends round to your place for a drink, it’s easy to stick to what you know when it comes to alcohol. That’s where DrinkAdvisor – a new app for iOS and Android – comes in.<p>If you’re looking for a new place to hang out, DrinkAdvisor can help as it’s …

10 First-Class Airplane Seats That Are Nicer Than Your Apartment

As some airlines gut their frequent flyer programs, increase fees and cram more seats into coach, others are pushing the boundaries of flying luxury with of over-the-top first class suites.<p>Airlines are betting that these opulent accommodations will drive up profit margins and yield greater revenues …

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Sensational strawberry recipes

Strawberry season is upon us. We asked chefs and food writers from Lorraine Pascale to Paul Rankin for their favourite recipes<p>There's no taste that evokes the English summer better than a delicious home-grown strawberry, preferably still warm from the sun.<p>The best English strawberries really need …

Healthy Eating

Crab club sandwiches with dulse mayonnaise recipe

The sea vegetable dulse pairs expertly with crab<p>Makes 4<p>Dulse, Mara assures, is best with smoky foods and fish, so I have added it to mayonnaise for a luxurious club sandwich made with crab and smoked bacon, a filling starter or an ideal lunch. The recipe suggests that you season the mayonnaise with …

Recipes

Sandwich Week: the best sandwich recipes from around the world

To mark National Sandwich Week, Helen Graves, author of the book '101 Sandwiches', shares six sensational recipes from across the globe<p><b>VIETNAM: Caramel pork bánh mì</b><p>The bánh mì is arguably one of the world's greatest sandwiches. A light baguette is stuffed with various fillings, which may include …

Recipes

Asparagus: top chefs share recipes for springtime's finest food

As the brief British asparagus season approaches, Simon Hopkinson introduces some of the best ways to serve this delicious vegetable<p>Every year I am moved to cook English asparagus just as soon as the month of May hoves into view. Particularly, I love driving down to Secrett’s Farm in Surrey, where …

Recipes

Fig and goat’s-cheese pizza recipe

Sweet figs balance sharp goat's cheese, tender golden onions and balsamic vinegar in this scrumptious pizza<p><i>Serves two to four (depending on appetite)</i><p>I have given instructions on how to make your own dough, but if you’d rather not, Marks & Spencer now does ready-made fresh pizza dough that is very …

Recipes

Speedy weeknight suppers: crab, avocado and radish salad

Welcome in the spring with this deliciously fresh-tasting crab salad, with a simple dressing<p>Fresh, bright and herby, this salad may sound rather light but is surprisingly filling. Served with a bowl of new potatoes or a softly poached egg, it becomes quite substantial, but on a warm evening you …

Recipes

My favourite dish: Nathan Outlaw's sea bream with chicory tart

This simply-cooked sea bream is given vibrancy with a chicory tart and pink grapefruit and pistachio dressing<p>I created this at my first restaurant, The Black Pig. I didn’t have much money so made ingredients go a long way – the chicory marmalade would last well, and tasted delicious. Adding …

Recipes

Hate beetroot? 10 delicious recipes to convert you

Sales of beetroot are reported to be soaring, partially due to its (many) health benefits. Xanthe Clay shares her top 10 favourite ways with the vegetable<p>Beetroot sales are soaring – up 20per cent in four years, according to figures by market research specialists Kantar. It’s great news for our …

Recipes

Speedy weeknight suppers: fig, prosciutto and gorgonzola croutes

Carmalised figs and prosciutto make for an easy but stylish Italian meal<p>This recipe, given to me by a good friend and fellow cook, Bella Thomas-Ferrand, sings of indulgent Italian eating both with its classic flavours and ease of preparation. A friendly greengrocer will find you figs but failing …

Recipes

Invention Awards 2014: Charge Gadgets With Your Footsteps

Take a hike, earn an iPhone battery's worth of energy<p>Each thud of a hiker’s heel releases enough energy to illuminate a light bulb. Rather than waste that power, Matt Stanton, an engineer and avid backpacker, created a shoe insole that stores it as electricity. The device promises to be an …

17 Emerging Energy Technologies That Will Change The World

<i>Policy Horizons Canada worked with futurist and data visualizer Michell Zappa of Envisioning to produce a report called MetaScan 3: Emerging Technologies and accompanying infographics. We are reproducing the summary for emerging energy technologies.</i><p>We have included predictions based on consultation …

Energy