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How to disable Suggested and Recent Apps on iPad in iOS 11

Apple took iPad to the next level with iOS 11. With that are some changes that try to improve your experience, such as Suggested and Recent Apps.<p>Follow along as we walk you through how to disable Suggested and Recent Apps on iPad in iOS 11.<p>Head into Settings > Multitasking & Dock.<br>• Flip the switch …

Apps

How to write a killer report with Pages for Mac and iPad

Today we’re going to use the new features in Pages 4.0 to create an amazing report. If you need to write a book report, or create a longer document for school or work, the new Master Pages feature in Apple’s free word processor will prove extremely handy.<p>With Pages, it’s now easier than ever to …

Trump sending National Guard troops to Mexico border, but they won't have contact with immigrants

President Bush had a similar policy in 2006 called Operation Jump Start.<p>WASHINGTON — President Donald Trump signed a proclamation Wednesday directing National Guard troops to the U.S.-Mexico border to fight illegal immigration, but it is not likely to allow the troops to have physical contact with …

Immigration

7 Ways You're Sabotaging Your Business Without Knowing

As an entrepreneur, things won’t always go your way – especially when you’re just starting out. When that happens, you might find yourself questioning everything about your business – from your team to your strategy and even down to the product itself. While the answer often lies in one of them, …

Small Business

I've Heard 20,000 Elevator Pitches. Here's What They've Taught Me About Getting Funded

Elevator pitches have evolved a lot in the past three decades of startups.<p>I first wrote about elevator pitches more than decade ago. It was 2006. At that time, I'd seen more than 2,000 elevator pitches and I wanted to share the ins and outs of how entrepreneurs initially capture investor …

How to Write an Irresistible Elevator Pitch

You need a teaser--and you need it for a few reasons<p><i>How do I write an effective elevator pitch? What should an elevator pitch look like on paper? originally appeared on Quora:</i> <i>the place to gain and share knowledge, empowering people to learn from others and better understand the world</i>.<p><b>Answer by Todd</b> …

How to perfect your pitch deck — according to a guy that gets a lot of pitches

One of the most critical tasks startups face, is creating a killer elevator pitch — a short, verbal description of who they are, what they do, and how they are going to succeed as a business. There are countless blog posts and listicles that have been created to guide founders through this process, …

Startups

Something I Wish I'd Had 20 Years Ago When I Started: Nontraditional Financing

Why deal with the middle men and Wall Street if you don't have to?<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Businesses on the cusp of growth are often one or two streams of financing away from taking off -- or faltering due to their their lack of resources. Leaders say, “The …

'A new way for small businesses to produce effective marketing'

Haim Toledano: "There is a new way for a small business to produce effective marketing."<p>International marketing consultant Haim Toledano presents us …

The Best Coffee in Every State

There's never been a better time to be a coffee drinker here in the United States. After decades of sporadic gains, the years surrounding the turn of …

Taking Eurostar: The Complete Guide

Eurostar is the easiest - and often the cheapest - way to get France, Belgium and the Netherlands directly from London. The train that has run …

Top Tourist Attractions in Italy

The Roman Colosseum<p>Looking for inspiration for what to see and do in Italy? Here is a list of Italy's best-known attractions and must-see sights. …

Barcelona to Alicante by Train, Bus, and Car

Enjoying a beach vacation on the Costa Blanca and wondering how to combine it with a visit to Barcelona? Although both cities are on the east coast …

The Coolest Neighborhoods in European Cities Tourists Don't Know About

Don’t get us wrong, there’s no harm in ticking off postcard sights from your Europe trip bucket list. But in any city you visit, you’re going to have …

The 19 cheapest holiday destinations in Europe

Eastern Europe offers some of the cheapest holiday destinations on the continent, according to the 10th annual City Costs Barometer from Post Office …

New Study Confirms Apple Watch Detects AFib with 97% Accuracy

Newly published research suggests that the Apple Watch’s built-in suite of sensors can detect abnormal heart rhythms with 97 percent accuracy. The …

Medical Technology

TripAdvisor just announced the top 25 destinations in the world and London is second

Paris is the top place to visit this year, according to TripAdvisor’s annual Travellers’ Choice awards.<p>And surprisingly (or not?), right behind the …

How to find a lost iPhone even when it’s set to vibrate/silent

It can be a frustrating experience to try and find a lost or misplaced iPhone, particularly when it’s set to vibrate/silent. Follow along for two easy ways to locate your iPhone.<p>Apple offers a couple of handy ways to find your misplaced iPhone (and other Apple devices) even when it’s set to …

Andrew McCabe, a Target of Trump’s F.B.I. Scorn, Is Fired Over Candor Questions

WASHINGTON — Andrew G. McCabe, the former F.B.I. deputy director and a frequent target of President Trump’s scorn, was fired Friday after Attorney General Jeff Sessions rejected an appeal that would have let him retire this weekend.<p>Mr. McCabe promptly declared that his firing, and Mr. Trump’s …

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Travel Just Got Even Cheaper!! Save 70% on Your Travel This Year by Booking at Wholesale Prices

<b>This post will tell you how to access wholesale travel rates usually reserved for travel agents, at up to 70% off.</b> <b>Spoiler: Genie Traveler.</b><p>The idea …

Meet the Community Organizers Fighting Against … Barack Obama

Locals in the former president’s hometown worry that the new Obama Center will leave them out.<p>It’s the ultimate in irony: The world’s most famous ex-community organizer is facing a minor uprising from the community where his presidential center is supposed to be built—the same community, in fact, …

Urban Design

Apple’s latest videos show off iPhone X’s portrait selfies

Apple published a new set of videos today giving iPhone X owners some more tips on how to get the most out Apple’s most advanced camera ever.<p>The new videos show how to take advantage of the new Portrait mode selfies feature on the iPhone X and the best way to edit them. There’s also a new tutorial …

You can now book incredibly cheap flights with a new app that lets you bid on unsold airline seats

If, like 24 per cent of Britons, you are a chronic procrastinator - we may have found the perfect travel app for you.<p>Air Ticket Arena is a new UK-based start-up which launched on February 1 and gives you the opportunity to bid for last-minute plane tickets.<p>All you need to do is download the app and …

Air Travel

Uganda's President says he loves Donald Trump because he's frank about Africa

<b>(CNN) —</b> President Donald Trump has a big fan in Uganda: President Yoweri Museveni.<p>Less than two weeks after Trump allegedly used a vulgar term to describe nations in the continent, the Ugandan President is applauding him, saying he "talks to Africans frankly."<p>According to sources at an immigration …

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Donald Trump's '15 New Friends': Here Are the Executives the President Dined With at Davos

After his speech at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland, Friday, President Donald Trump boasted he had made “15 new friends” during a …

House GOP won't show secret Russia memo to Justice Department

Claiming abuses by Justice Department and FBI officials, Republicans say they should not be shown the document.<p>House Republicans have refused to share with the Justice Department a secret memo alleging misconduct by federal officials investigating the 2016 Trump campaign’s Russia ties, even as they …

Donald Trump

Ways You're Getting Ripped Off When You Travel Abroad

People go to extraordinary lengths to save up for a Big Trip. There are the small things -- like taking a miserable ham sandwich to work every day …

Duty-free

Walmart boosts starting wages to $11 an hour, citing tax reform

Walmart said Thursday it would raise the starting wage for hourly associates, expand parental leave benefits and offer a one-time cash bonus for eligible associates, crediting the GOP tax overhaul and drawing praise from Republicans.<p>“We are early in the stages of assessing the opportunities tax …

Orrin Hatch

24 hidden iPhone settings you should know about

Dig deeper into iOS.<p>Part of the appeal of the iPhone is its simplicity—you can grab it right out of the box and starting setting it up without reading any instructions. However, behind that simple, intuitive interface, you'll find dozens of lesser-known settings and options. Here are 24 you can use …

Apps

Trump: Postal Service is ‘dumber and poorer’ for not charging Amazon more

President Donald Trump on Friday called on the United States Postal Service to charge Amazon and others “much more” for shipping, adding that the government agency is becoming “dumber and poorer” by not doing so.<p>“Why is the United States Post Office, which is losing many billions of dollars a year, …

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