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Becoming certified in project management will upgrade any resume [Deals]

If you want to work in an organization of any size, becoming fluent in project management is one of the most marketable skills you can acquire, This bundle of five classes, clocking in at more than 120 hours, offers a clear path to getting PMP® certification, and the pay bump that comes with. It’s …

Project Management

Daily Deals: Western Digital 5TB External USB 3.0 Hard Drive $110, Samsung 32-inch LED 1080p HDTV $200, more

This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>In this morning’s Daily Deals, we have from Best Buy via eBay the Western Digital My Book 5TB External USB 3.0 Hard Drive for</b> …

MacBook Air

How To: The Coffee Press

A step-by-step video<p>Starbucks® partner Chad Moore explains why the coffee press is his favorite brewing method, and shows you how to make a great cup.<p>…

Coffee

15 books successful people read to their kids

According to the American Academy of Pediatrics, reading aloud to your children and talking about pictures and words in age-appropriate books can strengthen language skills, literacy development, and parent-child relationships.<p>What's more, a study conducted this year by a number of pediatricians …

Books

Nervous about online spies and thieves? Protect your connection with top-rated Private Internet Access VPN [Deals]

The more we learn about the extent of spying and theft that happens on the Internet, the more it seems like we should revert back to communicate with two cans and a string. A better alternative is just to protect your connection to the Internet, which is what Private Internet Access VPN does. And …

Mount iPhone 6 in your car: $10 (Reg. $23), keep it charged w/ MFi Lightning cable: $7 Prime shipped (Reg. $14)

For only the second time ever, the iOttie Easy View iPhone Car Mount has dropped down to <b>$9.99 with free Prime shipping</b>. It usually sells for around $15 and is currently listed by iOttie direct at $22.99. If you aren’t already a Prime member, you should sign up for a free trial to get free 2-day …

Tech Trends

When Your Mac Slows Down, Give It A Tune Up [MacRx]

<b>This article first appeared in Cult of Mac magazine.</b><p>Macs are solid machines, but just like their owners they have a tendency to get lethargic as they age. Launching and switching programs takes longer, simple tasks become arduous, and the dreaded beach ball of doom appears more often. The Operating …

Operating Systems

How to: Get Spotlight processes back under control when CPU usage goes crazy

If you’re finding that your Mac fans are running a lot more than they used to, you might want to check out whether a couple of Spotlight processes are consuming more than their fair share of CPU cycles.<p>Ever since the latest Mavericks update, I found that my MacBook Pro seemed to be running hot a …

Stylish screensaver recreates the iOS 7 lock screen experience on your Mac

Want to bring iOS and OS X even closer together than they already are? Christian Heudens has recreated the iOS 7 lock screen to your Mac as a free downloadable screensaver. The thin fonts look great on a Retina Display. It’s a neat way to give your Mac a bit of individuality and make your …

How To Find And Use The Hidden Screensaver Images In Mavericks [OS X Tips]

When OS X Mountain Lion came out, we found out that there were 43 hidden high-resolution images included as part of the screen saver system: nature images from National Geographic, aerial images, images of the cosmos, and patterns in nature, to name a few.<p>It turns out that the same images are …

Operating Systems