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MORGAN STANLEY: Only 3 software companies will sustain 'hyper growth' — and their valuations could soar

Software companies were high performers last year, with at least 18 growing more than 30% over the year. But Morgan Stanley thinks that trend is on its way out.<p>In a report published Monday, Morgan Stanley projected that just three of the top software companies — ServiceNow, MongoDB, and Yext — …

Morgan Stanley

Three reasons why Disconnect is the VPN’s next generation

For the last few years, most security experts have been trumpeting the virtues of a virtual private network (VPN). And yes, VPNs are great. But they do have some downsides…as well as areas of improvement. That’s why many have been embracing Disconnect as the natural evolution of the protections …

The best free malware removal tool 2018

If you want complete protection for your PC, and these days that's more important than ever, then you don't just need antivirus software installed - …

Malware

Bitcoin drops below $10K after three days of cryptocurrency correction

The crypto crash that began two days ago accelerated yesterday and today, with essentially all top 100 coins down anywhere between 15-30 percent. The total market capitalization of all cryptocurrencies is hovering around $450 billion, down ~30 percent from $650 billion just 48 hours ago.<p>Yesterday, …

Cryptocurrency

Google Wants To Help 10,000 People In Underserved Communities Get New IT Jobs

In less than a year, a person with no experience is ready for a high-tech job.<p>For someone without a college degree looking for a better job, work in IT support makes sense–most jobs in the field ask for only a high school diploma, pay a middle-class wage, and in the U.S., there are currently more …

Bank of America

How to install Kodi on an Amazon Fire TV Stick - a quick guide to downloading the streaming software

Chances are, if you're here reading this, you already know what Kodi (formerly XBMC) is and you just want to find out how to get it onto an Amazon …

Smart TV

BlokDust is the most beautiful way to make music in your browser

Even though professional musicians often use tools like Logic or Ableton, there are a lot of ways to make music in your browser. From Google Music Lab to Incredibox, they all offer an accessible way of creating sounds.<p>With BlokDust, making music is now beautiful too. The open source project works …

Have extra tomatoes? Try this summer tomato sauce recipe

Sometimes, even tomatoes can feel like too much of a good thing — particularly at this time of year, whether you grow your own, or simply can't help yourself when confronted with the stunning displays at the market. So maybe you need a good recipe or two for tomatoes, say, a bloody Mary mix, a …

Considering an iOS 10 downgrade? Here are a few things to keep in mind

Many developers are currently enjoying iOS 10, and I suspect that not less than a few non-developers are enjoying it as well. But with the news that an iOS 9.3.2 jailbreak might soon be released, it may be time for some of you currently on iOS 10 to start thinking about downgrading.<p>Things to keep …

Apple iPhone secret codes: Full list of numbers to unlock hidden settings including Field Test

Want to tinker with your OS? Here's a list of USSD codes that allow users to access a host of secret tricks.<p>A list of secret Apple iPhone codes that …

How-To: Drive a 4K display at 60 Hz with the 2016 MacBook

The 2016 MacBook is capable of driving a 4K display at 60 Hz via a single USB-C cable. Such a feat is achievable via an easy-to-apply IOKit patch.<p>One of the great things about the new Intel hardware inside of the 2016 MacBook is that it’s capable of supporting 4K resolution at 60 Hz. The jump in …

10 Old-Fashioned Indian Restaurants To Try in New York City

<b>The Five Best</b><p>Award-winning actress, chef, and cookbook author Madhur Jaffrey was still savoring her international fame for the Merchant-Ivory film <i>Shakespeare Wallah</i> when she served as culinary consultant for the upscale East Side Indian restaurant <b>Dawat</b> ("invitation to a feast"), which debuted in …

Dining Rooms

8 killer Instagram tips and tricks

Make the most of your Instagram feed with these eight killer Instagram tips and tricks that will make you an Insta-master.<p>Learn how to put together video in the Instagram app itself, keep stalkers off your Instagram feed, find amazing photos near your current location, and much more.<p><b>How to find</b> …

Social Media

Maxel Accelerates Downloads on Mac OS X

If you’re not happy with the speed of file downloads on your Mac, you might want to take a look at Maxel, the download accelerator for Mac OS X, …

Operating Systems

How-To: Backup and restore SMS and iMessages on a clean iOS install

Have you noticed that virtually every aspect of the personal information on our iPhones can be restored individually via iCloud? Things like photos, mail, contacts, calendars, Safari bookmarks, and notes can all be individually recovered on a fresh install of iOS.<p>The one thing that sticks out like …

How to save iPhone storage by limiting the Messages app

If you’re running out of local or iCloud storage space on your iPhone (or iPad), it may be time to check how much space the Messages app is taking up. By default, your iPhone or iPad is set to save any messages you send and receive forever. This can result in iPhone “out of storage” messages, slow …

The 9.7-Inch iPad Pro Vs. iPad Air 2: What's The Difference?

Seeing double<p>The iPad Pro saw a new device added to it family today. During Apple's event over in California the company unveiled to the world a smaller iPad Pro. Sizing up at 9.7 inches compared to the original iPad Pro's 12.9-inch screen, the device offers up pro features to those who prefer a …

These Apps Will Make You Enjoy Traveling Even More

For the last 20 months, I have been traveling and working as a digital nomad. I’m extremely grateful for the technology and apps that make my everyday life so much easier and my journey more enjoyable.<p>Today I’d like to share with you 10 great apps that will make you enjoy traveling even more. …

Apps

7 Gym Hacks That Will Get You Bigger Biceps

Anthony Bevilacqua, C.P.T., for Muscle & FitnessBicep TricksThese next-level techniques will have you gaining size fast.

Hacking

The Beginner's Guide to Getting Ripped

James MichelfelderCharles StaleyGet RippedNot sure where to start? This program gets results in weeks.

How to Get Shredded Like Michael B. Jordan in "Creed"

Jim Smith, C.S.C.S., and Sean Hyson, C.S.C.S.Adonis BodyThe workout plan to get ripped like Michael B. Jordan.Whether he's slinging passes for the …

Workouts

Create custom ringtones for your iPhone

Turn a song, sound clip, MP3 file or just about anything else into your very own iPhone ringtone.<p>Does your iPhone sound like every other iPhone? Does it play the default Waves ringtone, causing everyone nearby to pull out their own phone and see if it's the one ringing?<p>Time to stand out from the …

Jurassic Park

Meet Relay: Stripe’s New, Simplified, Payment-Processing System

The payment-processing company behind companies such as Lyft will let you make purchases without having to awkwardly fill out online forms.<p>Even if you haven’t heard of Stripe, you’ve used it if you’ve called a car on Lyft, ordered a delivery on Postmates, or backed a project on Kickstarter. The …

eCommerce

Apple launches iSight camera replacement program for iPhone 6 Plus

Apple has discovered that a limited number of iPhone 6 Plus devices sold between September and January are affected by a manufacturing defect with the back camera. This defect causes photos taken with the back iSight camera to come out blurry. Apple will replace the camera in your affected device …

How to cancel your Apple Music subscription before your free trial is up

The new Apple Music streaming service comes with a three-month free trial as a way to entice users. Get them hooked early on and they'll be more …

What is FLAC? The high-def MP3 explained

CNET explains what FLAC is, as well as where to buy music in the FLAC format, and how to play it on your smartphone, computer or hi-fi.<p>In the late 1990s, one of the original portable music file formats -- the MP3 -- was causing quite a bit of bother. It had earned itself a reputation as a pirate …

Audiophile

The One Workout You Need to Strip Off Body Fat for Summer

<b></b>The One Workout You Need to Strip Off Body Fat for SummerLast minute man? If you’ve waited until now to get your body in shape for the season of …

Build a Superhuman Upper Body With This Workout

<b></b>Build a Superhuman Upper Body With This WorkoutThis just in — your upper-body workout just isn’t cutting it anymore. The problem with most programs …

Workouts