Dorian Tireli

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14 Hacks to Improve Your Google Searches

In the 20 years since Google was founded, it’s grown into one of the biggest companies on earth—but its original purpose, search, is still as …

Google Search

Digital nomads can soon ‘make it official’ with a new visa from Estonia

The way workers cross borders is at a crossroads. For Donald Trump, American jobs for American workers are paramount. Meanwhile, British Prime Minister Theresa May believes that so-called “citizens of the world” are really citizens of nowhere. And then there’s Estonia, the 100 year old Northern …

Digital Nomads

Here's how your favorite websites and programs look on Samsung's new super-ultrawide monitor

And for many of your everyday computing activities, it's not exactly ideal.<p>Standard monitors these days typically have a 16:9 aspect ratio, which is the relative proportion of their width to their height. Ultrawide monitors have a 21:9 aspect ratio.<p>The CHG90 is the first monitor with a 32:9 aspect …

Karma's food waste app lets you buy surplus meals from restaurants, cafes and shops at half price

There may be no such thing as a free lunch, but you can at least go half price<p>Food waste is an enormous problem throughout the world, and although …

Café

Google’s Chrome ad blocking arrives today and this is how it works

Google is enabling its built-in ad blocker for Chrome tomorrow (February 15th). Chrome’s ad filtering is designed to weed out some of the web’s most annoying ads, and push website owners to stop using them. Google is not planning to wipe out all ads from Chrome, but it will be blocking all ads on …

How far can a plane fly if both its engines fail?

In 2001 a plane carrying 293 passengers and 13 crew lost power in both its engines over the middle of the Atlantic Ocean.<p>Unbeknown to the pilots of Air Transat Flight 236, the aircraft bound for Lisbon had been leaking fuel ever since it left Toronto six hours earlier. Having lost the first of two …

Engines

Apple’s new 6.1-inch iPhone is expected to sell like crazy

Apple’s upcoming 6.1-inch iPhone will be a smash hit, according to one reliable analyst.<p>It is expected to become the most popular model in the 2018 lineup, thanks mostly to its more affordable price tag. Sales could total a whopping 100 million units over its lifetime.<p>iPhone X didn’t kick off the …

Design Workbook Prepares You For Interviews With Notes From Apple, Google, IDEO

Image provided by Solving Product Design Exercises<p><b>Being a designer,</b> of course, isn’t a theoretical process. It takes thorough real-world practice and …

StiKey for iOS lets you add stickers to conversations in any app

If you find yourself constantly running out of things to say, StiKey might be the keyboard app for you.<p>StiKey for iOS eschews letters and numbers for stickers — over 1,000 of them at last count. Since it’s a keyboard, you can quickly insert a sticker without leaving your messaging app.<p>StiKey’s …

6 USB-C accessories that'll let your new MacBook actually connect to stuff

USB-C's tiny and reversible design may be the one port to rule them all, but the world — especially the working world — isn't ready for it yet.<p>Until …