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DSLR vs. Mirrorless Cameras

Time and again there have been debates about the effectiveness of mirrorless camera systems over DSLRs (or is it the other way around?). With …

DSLR Cameras

Famed Hacker Creates New Ratings System for Software

A famed hacker who nearly 20 years ago told Congress he could take down the internet in 30 minutes is now going after the computer software industry, …

18 Grilled Pizzas That Bring Pizza Night Outside

When the weather is nice, there’s no reason to sit inside with a box of greasy takeout. Crank up the grill while getting some vitamin D and make your own ‘za in the sun. You can even plan an epic birthday pizza party poolside with grilled pizzas <i>galore</i>. Whether you’re a fan of unusual pizza toppings …

Cooking

Microsoft just made hardware encryption part of Windows 10’s minimum requirements

Microsoft has added a Trusted Platform Module 2.0 (TPM) chip to the list of things computers need in order to run Windows 10 — meaning hardware …

Brazil

Starbuck's official Universal Windows 10 app shows up on website, clearly on its way soon | On MSFT

One of the marquee developers promising support for Microsoft’s vital Windows 10 and Office platforms at this year’s Build 2016 event was Starbucks, …

Coffee

The 9 best ways to get rid of muscle cramps

You've probably been stopped in your tracks by a spasm the size of a golf ball in your calf, a charley horse, or a tremor that constricts your …

Exercise

How To Make Your Kids Smarter: 10 Steps Backed By Science

I’ve explored the science behind what makes kids happier, what type of parenting works best and what makes for joyful families.<p>But <b>what makes children</b> …

I Replaced My Fingerprints With Prosthetics to Avoid Surveillance

In preparation for an age of biometric data megabreaches, I covered my real fingerprints with replaceable, fully-functional fake ones that are nearly impossible to copy.<p>With face recognition on the rise and fingerprint readers on our phones, it's no secret that biometrics are quickly becoming the …

Information Systems

Algorithms are changing business: here's how to leverage them

When Google’s algorithm AlphaGo beat South Korean Go Grandmaster Lee Se-dol by 4-1 last week, it was a significant event in the world of algorithms …

IBM Watson

5 "Almost Spring" Recipes to Make This Week

Warmer weather is just around the corner, so it's time to think about lightening up. These five simple recipes will help you swing right into spring!<p><b>1. Green Pea & Asparagus Soup with Feta & Mint</b><p>This soup, made from fresh asparagus and frozen peas, is the perfect prelude to spring. Feta cheese and …

How to Clean Your DSLR’s Sensor

Sensor dust getting you down, but taking it to a dealer doesn’t seem like your best option? Maybe your warranty’s expired or sending off your prized …

Landscape Photography

We Asked, You Answered: The "Right" Temperature to Roast Vegetables

Last week, the conclusions of my <i>highly scientific</i> study proved that <b>roasting vegetables below 400° F is, in most cases, suboptimal</b>.<p>Unless you're going for a <i>very</i> low and slow roast (200° and 250° F for upwards of an hour, so that your vegetables are silken through and through), <b>the goal is to cook the</b> …

Recipes

Hulu's universal Windows 10 app features live tiles and Cortana

A big part of the promise of Windows 10 is the big push for universal applications, which enable developers to write one app that'll work on PCs, phones and tablets. Hulu has embraced Microsoft's vision and is launching its universal Windows 10 application today. The main Hulu interface will be …

Best Photo Editors for Windows 10

The Windows Store is packed full of photo editors to help you make the most of your photographs. Whether you snap a picture from your Windows 10 …

Mobile Photography

Most Windows security flaws mitigated by 'removing admin rights'

Almost nine-out-of-ten vulnerabilities targeting Windows last year could have been prevented by removing accounts with administrative rights.<p>Most …

7 Ways to Kick That Afternoon Slump

Hit the refresh button when 3 p.m. rolls along.

Design a portfolio that packs a punch

I look at many creative resumes and portfolios every day in my job at Fantasy, spanning a wide range of disciplines and talents. Because there's so …

Microsoft says new processors will only work with Windows 10

Windows 7 and 8.1 won't be updated for future processors, starting with Intel's Skylake platform<p>Soon, when you buy a new PC, it won't support Windows 7 or 8. Microsoft has announced a change to its support policy that lays out its plans for future updates to its older operating systems, and the new …

Kaby Lake

Cloudy Security: What Your Advisor Doesn't Know About Cloud Computing Could Hurt You

You’ve heard how cyberattacks on big organizations like JPMorgan Chase, health insurer Anthem and the federal Office of Personnel Management have put the personal information of tens of millions of Americans potentially at risk.<p>But what if the biggest threat to your privacy comes from the practices …

Kaspersky Lab

Carrot Recipes That Make This Root Vegetable Worth Eating

Seriously.<p>Carrots aren't the most exciting veggie out there. For many of us, they were one of our first foods, fed to us as a pureed mush before we could even talk. After a lifetime of eating this root vegetable it's no wonder that few people get excited about cooking with them. But here's the …

Weight Loss Myths

Fitness

The 8 Worst UX Mistakes Coming From Experts

Have you ever asked yourself what UX is all about? It’s about learning from mistakes. You can build a design around the idea of turning bad …

Top 10 Hacking Tools of 2015

Hacking a network or webapp without using any automatic tool is not feasible anymore. But, selection of the right tool is an important job because …

Forensics

The 25 Best Nutrition Tips of All Time

Start a new nation and establish freedom for all? We got Jefferson, Adams and Franklin in a room and they banged out the most revolutionary document …

Check out Asus’ gorgeous and very affordable Windows 10 computer-on-a-stick

Who said you have to buy an expensive new laptop or desktop to enjoy Microsoft’s recently launched Windows 10 operating system? There are other, more …

Sony made a lamp that doubles as a Bluetooth speaker

Today wasn't only about smartphones and headphones for Sony. At its IFA 2015 press conference, the company also teased a lamp that doubles as a speaker -- like the TV remote it revealed recently -- and a new portable projector it's been working on. While Sony didn't share many details about either …

Introducing Office UI Fabric—your key to designing add-ins for Office

Today we are announcing the general availability of Office UI Fabric on GitHub. Office UI Fabric is a responsive, mobile-first, front-end framework …

Web Development

Upgrade your workflow with the UX to UI Designer Toolbox

Assets and apps are the tools of the trade when it comes to interface design. The UI to UX Designer Toolbox from <i>TNW Deals</i> brings together icons, templates, and a photo editing app to improve your workflow – and now, you can pay whatever you want for the deal!<p>This bundle comes in four parts. The …

Mockups

Keeping Tabs: Overlook The Pronunciation And Grab A Texas Viognier

click to enlarge<p>First things first: it's pronounced <i>vee-oh-nyay</i>, y'all. Second, this very Frenchie-sounding grape is poised to become the major white …

Texas

Flavor File: New Joints In Southtown, Downtown and More

August is here (when did that happen?) and with it are several openings for more eateries and bars.<p>To start things off, the team behind <b>Feast</b> (1024 S. …

Healthy Eating