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App Maker, Google’s low-code tool for building business apps, comes out of beta

It’s been a year and a half since Google announced App Maker, its online tool for quickly building and deploying business apps on the web. The company has mostly remained quiet about App Maker ever since and kept it in a private preview mode, but today, it announced that the service is now …

Apps

Raspberry Pi Home Automation Using Blynk On Your Smartphone

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts or those looking to add extra home automation to their living space may be interested in a new project published by Smart …

Raspberry Pi

Raspberry Pi Internet of Things Introduction

Raspberry Pi enthusiasts or those looking to learn the basics of Internet of Things integration with the Raspberry Pi mini PC. May be interested in a …

10 new movie trailers you need to watch from this past week

It’s that weekend of the year, movie fans! It’s <i>Star Wars</i>, a movie many of you already have tickets for. Yes, you <i>need</i> to see <i>The Last Jedi</i>, the …

Samsung Connect Tag Lets You Track Anything

Samsung has launched a new device that is designed to let you track anything, the Samsung Connect Tag. According to Samsung this is the first …

Some Quick Tips for Taking Drone Photos

You just bought your first drone! Woot! Now what? Flying a drone is a vastly different way of thinking and shooting, and it takes a bit of getting …

Learn to Code: Harvard's Free Online Computer Science Course

HTML, CSS, JavaScript, C, SQL, PHP, and More<p>Harvard’s “Introduction to Computer Science” course is widely regarded as the best computer science …

Online Education

This New Fabric Harvests Energy from the Sun and Wind

Stylish, too.<p>A few summers ago I was living in a tent in the high desert of far southwestern Colorado. In terms of weather, there were two things that defined the locale: wind and sun. Both were relentless, and I can still hear the sharp whapping and billowing of nylon subjected to the same wind …

28 simple tricks to make your life easier every day

Hey, I'm right there with you — which is why I've pulled together this helpful list of 28 simple (yes, <i>simple</i>!) ways that you can make the day to day a little more painless.<p>Whether you want to improve your productivity or take your stress levels down, these handy tips and tricks will make a big …

The 5 Virtual Reality Experiences to Try on Your Phone

No need to attend festivals or buy expensive viewing gear to live some of the most moving virtual reality documentaries; in fact, many can be …

Here are the best apps on Android, according to Google

From indie developers to VR apps, there's a little bit of everything in Google Play Awards 2017.<p>As Google I/O 2017 nears an end, Android developers …

Get started with Azure IoT Hub (.NET)

Connect your device to your IoT hub using .NET<p>11 minutes to read<p>Contributors<p>Introduction<p>Azure IoT Hub is a fully managed Azure service. This service …

Casa Xixim

Simple ways to improve mood, according to psychologists

Jason Kempin / Staff / Getty Images<p>It's the little things.<p>Some habits just seem to have the power to lift your spirits.<p>Whether it's taking a few minutes to dive deep into your favorite novel, jotting down some things you're grateful for, or spending some time in nature, there's plenty of …

Tesla’s solar roof rollout was ... meh. These other new solar power gadgets are cooler.

Last Friday evening, Tesla founder and CEO Elon Musk unveiled three new products. The rollout — scheduled, oddly, for 8:30 pm Eastern — had been hyped for weeks, but the actual event turned out to be a bit [sad trombone]. It was a fairly transparent bid to justify the proposed merger of Tesla and …

Clean Energy

High Precision WiFi Indoor Positioning Framework: FIND

<b>The Framework for Internal Navigation and Discovery</b> (<i>FIND</i>) allows you to use your (Android) smartphone or WiFi-enabled computer (laptop or Raspberry …

Coding 101: Getting Started as an Adult

<b>Technology continues to play a greater role in everyday life, but those who weren’t exposed to computers or programming languages in school are</b> …

Intel Corporation

MIT Invented A Single Sensor To Monitor The Power Used By Every Gadget In Your Home

Forget annoying smart appliances and an app for every gadget. Monitor all your home energy use in unprecedented detail.<p>Perhaps you want to monitor the gadgets and appliances in your home, but you don’t want to buy a ton of extra gadgets to do it. That’s a shame, because knowing how much electricity …

10 Ways you can model the success of millionaire entrepreneurs

Share9<p>Tweet<p>Share33<p>+12<p>Shares 44<p>It’s no secret that millionaires have different habits, qualities, and ways of thinking than the average person. Those …

Blisk is the browser every developer has been longing for

While Mozilla has already taken a decent stab at building the ultimate dev-friendly tool with its Developer Edition of Firefox, Blisk is the browser every Web builder needs in their life.<p>Designed specifically for developers and currently available for Windows, Blisk is a free Chromium-based browser …

Software

10 Time Management Hacks We Need to Master

<b>The "1440 Rule" Could Change Your Life-See What Kevin Kruse with Forbes Has to Say</b><p>When was the last time you checked your calendar? Have you ever missed a meeting, especially an important one? Managing our time is critical to the success of our business, life, and relationships. The thing about …

Diddy, Snoop, Ray J promote hoverboard successor: a folding, electric scooter

It's happening again: A group of high profile celebrities are flocking to a new electronic transportation gadget, but this is no hoverboard.<p>Sean …

Snoop Dogg

Google Makes $150 Photo Editing Software Free

The Nik Collection is a powerful tool in the arsenal of any professional-grade photographer.<p>The list of professional-grade tools available to young artists is growing rapidly. On Monday, the animation software Toonz, preferred by Studio Ghibli and Futurama, was repackaged with a free edition. …

13 Free Things on the Internet You Should Be Using

Why pay when you can get it for …

14 Best Smart Home Gadgets to Use in 2016

How do you define modern homes? Do you go on the visual appeal or the comfort it provides to the home owners? Well, its the blend of both. Modern …

Amazon Has Put Out A Professional Video Game Engine For Free

Every gamer has done it. We’ve booted up a game, played it, and shut it down in disgust thinking “Man, I could do better than <i>that</i>.” Well, now you’ve got to put your money where your mouth is, because Amazon is putting out a free game engine.<p>For those unfamiliar, a game’s “engine” is more or less …

Amazon Web Services

Li-Fi Is The New Insanely Fast Wireless Internet

Wi-Fi has revolutionized the experience of connecting online, but it has already been one-upped. The radiowave technology may be soon replaced with …

Use These 24 Tools to Run Your Business From Anywhere in the World

Nearly a quarter, 23 percent, of Americans worked from home in 2014, according to a recent Bureau of Labor Statistics survey. If you’re one of the …