Cris Silva

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Cosplayers Turned into Drawings

For the past month or so, cosplayers have been uploading photos to Twitter, asking illustrators to turn their photos into 2D …

Drawings 365: Husband spends a whole year illustrating every single day spent with his wife

Can you dedicate an entire year to drawing something new every day? That's exactly what Michigan-based wedding photographer Curtis Wiklund did in …

Find WiFi Network Password On Windows Or Mac OS X, Here's How

We all connect to so many different WiFi networks that it’s easy to get them mixed up. You no doubt have at least one WiFi network at home, then …

How to play retro arcade games on your Apple TV

Want to play your <i>Mega Man 2</i> ROM on your new fourth-generation Apple TV? How about <i>Super Mario Bros. 3</i>?<p>It’s a ton of fun to play classic console arcade games, especially if you have a few ROMs lying around on your hard drive and would like to play them on the big screen.<p>Here’s how to get your new …

An iPhone Game Designer Explains How Your App Addiction Gets Made

If you've ever struggled with Tetris addiction, or stayed up late into the night lobbing Angry Birds at an impenetrable fortress constructed by evil …

Páginas web para ver películas online en el iPhone

Ir al cine está muy bien. Ver las películas en una pantalla gigante, con un sonido espectacular envolvente y con más gente, lo que se nota sobre todo …

31 Top Tips for Mastering Your New Apple TV

I've been using my new Apple TV for several days now and have found the interface to be quite intuitive. However, I quickly discovered there are a lot of tips and tricks that make it even better. Here's a comprehensive roundup.<p><b>Navigating</b><p>Press the Menu button to go back, quickly press it twice to go …

Este truco hace que pelar patatas sea ridículamente fácil

La cocina es un arte maravilloso. No hay nada mejor que sorprender a tus seres queridos preparando un platillo delicioso (<i>porque sí, hay mucho más en</i> …

Watch YouTube In Picture-In-Picture (PiP) Mode On iPad In iOS 9, Here's How

The large screen of the iPad makes it perfect for apps like <i>YouTube</i>, but there always seemed to be one thing missing; a Picture-in-Picture (PiP) …

Pages for Mac: 13 time-saving tips

Apple's Pages is a solid starting point for anyone looking to do a little writing or page layout, and while the program is pretty simple, it packs …

Tutorials

6 Web design mistakes (and how to correct them)

It happens to everyone at some point: You look back on a website design and realize that you made a mistake. And we’re not talking about a misplaced comma. You see a full-scale can’t-believe-you-did-that kind of design faux paus. While you can’t go back in time, you can make corrections so your …

Where’s my Windows 10 Upgrade?

Así de fácil se roba una cuenta de WhatsApp

Una vez más WhatsApp ocupa nuestro tiempo con sus idas y venidas de seguridad, y es que sólo hace falta que algunos agudicen el ingenio para darnos …

How To Add iOS Like Charging Chime To Mac OS X

When Apple started shipping the new MacBook to people, the machine brought with it more than just gorgeous looks and a new keyboard and trackpad …

6 Important Things To Know About How Your Brain Learns

<i>This post originally appeared on the Crew blog.</i><p>Whether you want to learn a new language, learn to cook, take up a musical instrument, or just get more out of the books you read, it helps to know how your brain learns.<p>While everyone learns slightly differently, we do have similarities in the way our …

The Brain

Secret Apple TV remote controls: Fifteen button combos to power up your viewing!

The 3rd-generation Apple TV is no longer available from Apple, but you can still find it at third-party sellers, and it's still a solid set-top for …

Smart TV

4 Animated GIFs That Reveal The Secret To Great UX Testing

All designers should use these techniques to test their designs.<p>Great designs don’t just fall out of a designer’s brain. More often than not, they’re the result of rigorous testing, using a nebulous mix of scientific and not-so-scientific techniques. But if you’re not sure what the difference …

How to make third-party menu bar icons look better with dark mode on Mac

OS X Yosemite introduced a new dark mode option to change the tint color of both the menu bar and the dock in OS X. While I’m a big fan of dark mode, …

Get That Graphics Tablet Functionality With Astropad

Did you ever wish you could sync up your iPad’s drawing or painting app directly with your Mac? Now you can with Astropad, a brand new app that literally mirrors your Mac desktop via Wi-Fi or USB.<p>Created by two ex-Apple engineers — Matt Ronge and Giovanni Donelli — Astropad works with several …

Batteries

How sleeping 6 times a day helped the founder of WordPress build a billion-dollar company

Matt Mullenweg’s WordPress content management platform is one of the most influential pieces of software on the Internet, running more than 19 percent of websites (including VentureBeat).<p>But before Automattic, the parent company of WordPress, was on the path to being a billion-dollar company, …

Easy Mac Hacks: Enable Single-Application Mode in OS X

<i>Every Monday we show you how to do something quick and cool using with Mac OS X. Sometimes it's a tutorial on a lesser-known feature, other times</i> …

How to watch the 2015 NFL Super Bowl XLIX for free on your iPhone, iPad, or Mac

Super Bowl XLIX kicks off on February 1, 2015 at 3:30pm PT, 6:30pm ET. If you don't have tickets and aren't there to watch it in person, the next …

Media Management

Sneaky Leatherman multitool disguises itself as a bracelet

There's a certain sense of readiness and satisfaction that comes from carrying a multitool. It doesn't matter if the world throws an Amazon box, a beer bottle or a loose screw at you. You're ready. You can take it on with the help of your trusty gadget. But multitools aren't welcomed everywhere and …

Multi-tools

New Sonos logo design pulses like a speaker when scrolled

Go ahead and give the page a wiggle. The pulsing effect you see, akin to a throbbing speaker, is the outcome of a new identity created for Sonos by Bruce Mau Design. It’s not clear if the illusion is intentional as it's never mentioned in the synopsis of work — if not, the moiré effect resembling …

La pulsera Cicret convierte tu brazo en la pantalla táctil del móvil

Por Nacho Palou — 22 de Enero de 2015<p>De momento <b>la pulsera Cicret</b> no pasa de ser una idea o proyecto en busca de financiación. Ni siquiera existe …

Aparece un concepto futurista del Macintosh original

Dentro de 10 días Apple celebrará 31 años desde que se presentase al público su equipo más laureado el 24 de Enero de 1984 y este no es otro que el …

Una PS4 y una Xbox One en un solo dispositivo portatil.

El nombre de <b>Eddie Zarick</b> ya sonará entre algunos aficionados a las curiosidades que nos ofrece Internet, y es que este señor consiguió crear una Xbox …