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The 54 Best Romantic Comedies of All Time

There is no “best” romantic comedy. Something is funny when someone laughs, or romantic when their heart swells, for better or for worse, and we have no right to say why one of these should top another. Your uncle, or cube-mate might say, “That’s stupid. <i>Breakfast at Tiffany’s</i> is obviously the best …

Wix Launches WixEd, A Free Online School For Website Design

DIY website creator Wix wants to make starting a career in web design as easy as it’s made building your own site.<p>Today, the company is launching WixEd, a free online education program that teaches Wix users everything they need to know to launch their own website design business.<p>The course …

5 Easy Tips for Visual Branding on Social Media

Over the past few years, social media platforms such as Facebook, Twitter and YouTube have introduced a series of design changes that have increased the ability to personalize the look of of account pages.<p>To help your brand from getting lost in the clutter, it’s important to stand out visually as …

Japan Lets You Use Your Passport to Get Free Wi-Fi

Although Japan is renowned for having some of the best customer service on the planet, for various reasons, including language and cultural hurdles, …

The best iPhone apps available right now (June 2018)

Apple’s iPhone is the most popular smartphone in the world, and we want you to help you get the most out of yours. From dating apps to QR scanners, …

Apps

This Company Can Find Stolen Smartphones (If Only AT&T, Verizon And Sprint Will Let It)

When Lawrence Flynn’s smartphone was stolen in Atlanta in July, he assumed it was gone for good. Weeks went by. Police had no leads.<p>“I had given up hope,” he said.<p>But an investigator at Absolute Software had not given up. Four months after the theft, Flynn, 57, got a call from the company, which …

Page-Out Helps Emergency Services, Wins The Mobileys

What passes for an innovative mobile product these days? The folks at Mobile Future wanted to find out, so they hosted a competition called The Mobileys to look for ways to support the best startups in the space. Yesterday, the organization selected an app aimed at helping save lives as the winner …

India-Pakistan Rivalry Shelved In Grocery Startup’s Cross-Border Expansion

The sixty-year old feud between two bitterly divided neighbours has not dettered Indian grocery marketplace AaramShop from picking Pakistan as the first port of call in its global expansion. The curry, it seems, is common currency between the two neighbors.<p>The two-year old Indian start-up launched …

WTT's Washington Kastles lose for first time since 2010

IRVING, Texas (AP) -- The longest winning streaks in major U.S. pro sports history is over.<p>The Washington Kastles of World TeamTennis lost on …

10 Incredibly Simple Things You Should Be Doing To Protect Your Privacy

Over the weekend, I wound up at Washington, D.C.’s Trapeze School with a group of friends. Before one of them headed up a ladder to attempt a somersault landing from the trapeze bar, she handed me her phone and asked me to take photos. “What’s the password?” I asked. “I don’t use one,” she replied. …

Five Fixed-Lens Cameras for the Prothusiast

The fixed-lens compact camera with a larger-than-average sensor is the prothusiast’s most valued companion. Why? Because it promises excellent image …

Aperture Priority, Shutter Priority, and Manual Mode

Digital photography has given almost anyone with a camera the potential to become a creative photographer. These days even compact cameras offer …

How Many New Domain Names Will the Explosion in gTLDs Really Produce?

<b>Editor’s note:</b> <i>This is a guest post by Mark Kychma, who is a partner at London based MAKTIG VC, a company behind numerious online projects such as Links2.Me, Sincere.ly and That-Is.Me.</i><p>The Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN), a nonprofit body that oversees the structure of the …

Five Companies That Are In Line To Dominate The Post-PC World

Think of the PC and we immediately think of companies such as Intel, Microsoft, and to a lesser extent smaller players such as AMD, NVIDIA, and Dell. These companies help shape and steer the PC industry for several decades.<p>But that reign is coming to an end. As consumers and enterprise buyers spend …

Google Glass: Everything you need to know

From the very second Google chose the Explorers (read: beta testers) for Glass, the wearable tech has been a staple of news sites around the world – …

Google Glass

The Demise and Rebirth of Compact Cameras

Compact point-and-shoot cameras are rapidly becoming something of a rare phenomenon in our society. Attend any sort of significant public gathering, such as a music concert, wedding or large sporting event, and you will notice a sweeping change in the way that people document it.<p>A plethora of …

GadgetellSolutions Media

18Apr/18<p>As the owner of a retail business, you’ve probably dreamed about getting some extra help. Advertising a retail job for your store(s) can …

Top Wi-Fi routers easy to hack, says study

The Wi-Fi router you use to broadcast a private wireless Internet signal in your home or office is not only easy to hack, says a report released today, but the best way to protect yourself is out of your hands.<p>The report, written by research firm Independent Security Evaluators of Baltimore, found …

Information Security

Batch Crop and Resize in Lightroom

If you’re working on a large shoot and need to output a lot of images at a fixed size then Lightroom can do the work for you. It isn’t obvious how …

Google launches 'Inactive Account Manager' to deal with your data when you die

Google has added a new way to control what happens to your account when you stop using it — most likely because you're no longer around. A new Inactive Account Manager, available in Google's settings, allows you to set a timeout period for your account. If you go three months to a year without …

Burner brings its disposable phone number service to Android

Burner, a very renown disposable phone number app, has finally made its way to Android. The app gives you disposable phone numbers that you can use …

Windows XP putting businesses at risk

Firms are leaving it too late to upgrade from Windows XP, which Microsoft will cease to support just a year from today, IT specialists have warned.<p>Microsoft will stop offering technical support for Windows XP from April 8 next year, but many firms have not made sufficient plans to move to a newer …

Cyber-attacks

Major Pakistan Cellular Company Lets Users Tweet for Free

Tweet freely, Pakistani people.<p>Mobilink, the largest provider of cellular services inside of Pakistan, announced on Tuesday that its prepaid cellular …