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This is the sound of two hands typing

Designer Kyle Stetz created a cool little website called <i>Type Drummer</i> which turns your words into music.<p>I don't mean that figuratively, as in: "Wow, you're a very lyrical writer." I mean that literally.<p>Every letter you type gets a beat and those beats combine to turn your words into a funky melody. …

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How to calibrate Apple Watch to improve accuracy of calorie, distance, & other fitness data

Apple takes user submitted data for age, height, gender and weight to help it calculate the different data points it provides for workouts and activities, but there is also a way to calibrate Apple Watch to improve the accuracy of the data.<p>By initiating the calibration process, you can get more …

20+ Apple Watch Docks – The Best So Far

The Apple Watch is reported to last only a day on a full charge (although there are reports saying that that may be an optimistic estimate), so if …

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A domain name like mnn.io has all the characteristics of a great domain. See the listing<p>Short<p>A one word domain is extremely rare and great investment …

How to check your heart rate with Apple Watch

As long as you're wearing your Apple Watch it will check and log your heart rate by itself every ten minutes. All the data Apple Watch collects about …

Users discover stainless steel Apple Watch scratches easily, the $5 fix is even easier (Video)

Now that the stainless steel Apple Watch is becoming widely available, owners are beginning to post photos showing their shiny steel Watches have already developed scratches on the casing. Since Apple’s videos touted its steel as specially cold-forged to achieve superior hardness, people have been …

How to mute the ringer and alerts on your Apple Watch

Maybe you're going into a movie theater or about to watch a play. Maybe you're at dinner with a date or just want to take a quick nap. Whatever the …

We’re teaching our kids wrong: Steve Jobs and Bill Gates do not have the answers

Our kids worship wealth and celebrities. We’ve lost track of school’s real purpose — exciting the mind<p>Between 1848, when Andrew Carnegie arrived in Pennsylvania, and 1983, when "A Nation at Risk" was published, schools had made a 180-degree turn. No longer a privilege and a respite from work, …

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The MiTagg NuDock Is A Slick Way To Charge Your iPhone And Apple Watch Together

One of the chief concerns people have about the imminent Apple Watch is that it’s another device they have to charge every day. While we’ve gotten used to plugging in our phones, tablets and laptops when they need topping off, the addition of one more gadget is apparently a bridge too far.<p>Of …

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Unique and Healthy Recipes Using Coconut

We’re finding quite a lot to love about coconut. It has been exonerated in recent years as scientists learn more about cholesterol, and we’re seeing …

20+ Apple Watch GUI Kits & Templates You Can Download

The Apple Watch makes a stunning debut alongside a newly redesigned and impossibly thin Macbook in the latest Apple event. But long before the …

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Vegan Flourless Banana Bread Muffins

<i>A vegan flourless banana bread muffin that’s gluten-free, egg-free, sugar-free, dairy-free, oil-free and whipped up in the blender in under 5 minutes</i> …

Unheard 1998 interview reveals Steve Jobs’ thoughts on Apple and higher ed

Right from the start, Apple has had one foot firmly in the education market. Today the conversation tends to be about getting iPads into schools around the world, but as far back as the 1980s Apple was cultivating relationships in the higher-education market — where it picked up some of its most …

PlayStation Experience Keynote Reactions - PSX 2014

Sony PS4 vs XBox One Impressions!

25 Best Free Android Apps

1. Carbon for Twitter<p>2. BaconReader<p>3. Gmail<p>4. Maps<p>5. Flipboard<p>6. Chrome<p>7. Drive<p>8. Dropbox<p>9. ES File Explorer<p>10. Pocket<p>11. Evernote<p>12. Goodreads<p>13. …

HTC One – After The Buzz, Episode 021 (Video)

<i>Most new device launches go the same way: usually the press gets review units before they’re widely available, and we get to use them for a few days</i> …

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RELEASE DATE

Wake me up when September ends – BROADWAY IDIOT HAS A RELEASE DATE!<p>The film will open with an exclusive theatrical engagement in New York starting …

GoPro: On The Pitch With Manchester City FC

Here are the PlayStation 4's 33 'launch window' games, from Knack to Minecraft

Between the PlayStation 4's November 15th launch at retail and December 31st, Sony claims 33 games will be available. That includes heavy hitters like <i>Knack</i>, <i>Watch Dogs</i>, <i>Minecraft</i> and <i>Battlefield 4</i>, as well as smaller properties like <i>N++</i> and <i>Contrast</i>. We've dropped the full list just after the break for …

Manchester City Premier League preview 2013/14

In many ways football is like popular music – it was at its best in the ‘60s and ‘70s. It has become an increasingly frustrating sport to follow, …

Moto X REVIEW: Finally A Smartphone That’s Actually Intelligent

A few years ago, it was never really about specs. Smartphones, in their relative infancy, were exciting because of the experience, how they suddenly …

Dave Eggers' new novel asks what would happen if Google was truly evil

Dave Eggers, the acclaimed author behind <i>A Heartbreaking Work of Staggering Genius</i> and <i>A Hologram for the King</i>, will release his latest novel, <i>The Circle</i>, this fall. The book will revolve around a fictional, but eerily familiar entity, "the Circle," which is described as "the world's most powerful …