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Useful Apple Mac keyboard shortcuts

Master your MacBook.Apple<p>OS X might seem simple — but it's an absolute powerhouse if you know how to use it.<p>Some of the easiest ways to get the most of out of Apple's desktop operating system are hidden in plain sight: Keyboard shortcuts.<p>Flick between applications and tabs. Take screenshots. Fine …

Apps

This Is the Number One Mistake Parents Make When Arguing With Kids

How do you deal with out of control kids?<p>The authors of the bestseller <i>How to Talk So Kids Will Listen & Listen So Kids Will Talk</i> have some great …

Parenting

Science Says There Are Four Types of Drunks

A new study claims that there are four different personality types you can take on when you're drinking, the Telegraph reports. Researchers at the</b> …

Here's how the 'Suicide Squad' cast looks compared to their comic-book counterparts

That also makes it the perfect move.<p>While the trailer for "Suicide Squad" doesn't tell us much, it does show that the movie's basic hook is a great one, and that it leans into it <i>hard</i>: This is a team of some of the worst supervillains in a world where Superman exists, sent on missions where success …

20 words you should never put on your résumé

"Nearly everyone is guilty of using buzzwords from time to time, but professionals are evaluated increasingly on their ability to communicate," says Paul McDonald, senior executive director for professional placement firm Robert Half.<p>One of the major problems with using buzzwords and terms, …

Superman's Dark Past

Some fans are complaining that Zack Snyder’s envisioning of the Man of Steel is too grim—but it’s less a departure than a return to the superhero’s roots.<p>Since the official teaser trailer for <i>Batman v Superman: Dawn of Justice</i> debuted online in April, fans and critics alike have been discussing the …

What ISIS Really Wants

The Islamic State is no mere collection of psychopaths. It is a religious group with carefully considered beliefs, among them that it is a key agent of the coming apocalypse. Here’s what that means for its strategy—and for how to stop it.<p>What is the Islamic State?<p>Where did it come from, and what …

4 Fashionable Smartwatches That May Rival the Apple Watch

Justin Sullivan/ Getty Images<p>From a technological standpoint, Apple’s first wearable product includes several impressive features, including a …

10 Things to Do Before You Go to Bed

Everyone is obsessed with how successful people start their day.<br>And if you’ve decided to do something about the quality of your life, you’ll start …

The Sega Dreamcast launched, and crashed, at a pivotal time in gaming history

The Dreamcast. Like Mars, Elvis and the St. Louis Browns, it is dead and defunct, but it still lives on as an ultimate symbol of what-if. Did You Know? Gaming's excellent video series chronicles it all in this video.<p><i>Jet Set Radio, Shenmue</i> and today's 2K Sports series are all touchstones of the …

BodyGuardz uses an aluminum bezel to tackle the iPhone 6 screen protector problem

The gently curved glass edges of the iPhone 6/Plus screens feel absolutely luxurious but are a nightmare for screen protector companies. Compounding this issue is the fact that rigid tempered glass is now the preferred material for iPhone screen protection.<p>Some companies have taken a stab at …

Mobile Technology

[Updated Price] Alienware Alpha Review -- A Promising Gateway To PC Gaming

<i>UPDATE: I just received word from Alienware that the Alpha console is getting $50 trimmed from its price tag. It’s now retailing for $499. In the below review I state that it’s “a petite system that represents a real value,” and that’s even truer now.</i><p>There’s a big difference between stating your …

Computer Hardware

Blocks Wearables is building a modular smartwatch that you can customize any way you want

Earlier this year, a company called Blocks Wearables announced intentions to build its own modular smartwatch called Blocks. Here at CES, the company is showing off some <i>very</i> early prototypes and mock-ups of what Blocks might eventually look like and how it could work.<p>Blocks Wearables was exhibiting …

Alcatel's £100 smartwatch will work with your iPhone

Alcatel isn't a company you generally hear too much about, despite it making some pretty decent smartphones. This year at CES it has really outdone …

Razer Nabu X social and fitness wearable arrives this spring

Razer has introduced another wearable, the Nabu X. This is similar to the company’s previous Nabu wrist band, and is bid as an entry-level device for …

Alcatel's new smartwatch is a cheaper Moto 360 that works with the iPhone

Alcatel first revealed details of its upcoming smartwatch a few days ago, and now we're getting our first chance to check it out and get more details on what will set this device apart from its Android Wear competition. Perhaps most notable is the fact that the Alcatel Onetouch Watch will support …

Lenovo Y50 Touch Review

Lenovo is leaving no stone unturned. Want a slim and sleek convertible laptop? They’ve got you covered. Want a tablet with a built-in projector? …

The Talos Principle punishes pirates by trapping them in an elevator

Croteam sicced an immortal pink scorpion on people who pirated <i>Serious Sam 3: BFE</i> back in 2011. They're up to their old tricks again, tormenting people who play pirated copies of their new puzzler <i>The Talos Principle.</i><p>Someone went into the game's Steam forum page to complain about what they thought …

Six Beyond Awesome SNES RPGs You May Have Missed

The SNES was truly an amazing system for RPG titles, playing host to incredible titles like Chrono Trigger, Secret of Mana, Final Fantasy IV & VI, …

The best iPhone apps of 2014

1. SwiftKey Keyboard<p>The most popular keyboard-replacement app on Android made the leap to iOS in time for the launch of iOS 8, with its emphasis on the way it learns your writing style – with Facebook, Twitter and Gmail logins able to give it a head start – to make its predictions even smarter.<p>2. …

8 technologies that will change the way you do everything

Slide 1 of 10<p>NEW YORK (MarketWatch) — It’s well known that technology grows exponentially – but sometimes its development is unfolding right before …

Teachers or administrators, who’s the real problem?

You’ve probably heard all the buzzwords: inquiry- or project-based learning, blended classrooms, gamification, play, etc. Whether the cheerleaders …

Exactly What to Eat to Raise Your IQ 20 Points

Asprey says there are three things you need to do to eat for your IQ. Read them below—and, if you’re feeling super inspired, try the Bulletproof Diet out for yourself. New Year’s resolution, anyone?<p><b>1. Fill Up on Fat</b><br>No, this is not an invitation to stuff yourself silly with gooey peanut butter …

9to5Toys Last Call: the best iOS app sales/freebies for the holidays, PlayStation 4 bundles from $350, much more

Keep up with the best gear and deals on the web by <i>signing up for the brand new 9to5Toys Newsletter</i>. Also, be sure to check us out on: Twitter, RSS Feed, Facebook, Google+ and Safari push notifications.<p><b>Today’s can’t miss deals:</b><p><i>Updates:</i><p>PlayStation 4 bundles including Glacier White, hit new low of …

Giveaway: Choose your Own Android Smartwatch

A smartwatch is the perfect accessory for any gadget aficionado.<p>The latest crop of Android Wear-based devices for your wrist can deliver notifications from your favorite apps, alert you about weather, traffic and your next flight, guide you to your next destination and even send texts and set …

College Football's Best And Worst Teams For The Buck 2014

The American Athletic Conference might be a shell of its former Big East glory, but it’s still the home of some of the best bargains in college football. In fact, though the conference was something of a punching bag for teams from the so-called power five this year, our two picks for the best …

The 15 Best Video Games of 2014

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Gaming

New blackhole hunter takes first photo—and it is absolutely stunning

NuSTAR—NASA's Nuclear Spectroscopic Telescope Array, the most sensitive high energy X-ray telescope ever invented—has taken its first picture of the …