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Apple loves this new security cam and its 1TB of storage

Home security system manufacturer Uniden just released a swanky new system that can store 120 days’ worth of data and, if you want one, you’ll have to go directly through the manufacturer or Apple.<p>The Uniden Wireless DVR HDD comes with two cameras and a 1TB drive for storing your home movies like …

5 can't-miss apps: Google Spotlight Stories, Vizo, 'Prune' and more

With rumors that Square just filed for an IPO and Apple's latest earnings raising questions about Apple Watch sales, you may have missed some of this …

Musk, Hawking warn of 'inevitable' killer robot arms race

A global robotic arms race "is virtually inevitable" unless a ban is imposed on autonomous weapons, Stephen Hawking, Elon Musk and 1,000 academics, …

Singularity

EVE helps you learn your Mac's hotkeys as you work, for a price

There’s a reason that there are so many productivity apps: people are time-poor and need to squeeze a million different tasks into each day, and given that so many people’s working lives are spent at a computer, learning all the hotkeys to navigate it can really save you some time.<p>That’s where …

17 of the best Android apps from July 2015

With July now fading into the distance, it’s time to look back over some of the best new and updated Android apps from across the month.<p>From a new Angry Birds, to really handy file management tools and a live-streaming app that pretty much only wants to show your nostrils, we’ve got it all here in …

5 Simple Body Hacks to Avoid Jet Lag

<i>By: Joe McGauley</i><p>It's easy to get pumped about traveling abroad, but if you've ever been punished with a crippling case of jet lag, you know the struggle to reboot your body clock in unfamiliar territory is very real.<p>Fortunately, these simple body hacks can help you curb and prevent the pains of …

3 Things to Know About Apértifs and Digestifs

Tucked away in the back of cocktail menus are the mysterious drinks known as apéritifs and digestifs. (In 1846, French chemist Joseph Dubonnet mixed …

Wine & Spirits

Category: Technology – Which? News

Technology<p>With no bump in resolution, TV manufacturers looked elsewhere for desirable features. Voice control may seem like a novelty, but it's …

YouTube Music

8 Food Blog Links We Love

<i>We've scoured the web for our favorite food blog posts, and now we're bringing them right to your desktop. It’s hard work, but someone has to do it.</i><p><i>This week: elote, quinine, granita, ceviche, and other (hard-to-pronounce) things you usually buy out—made at home.</i><p>Your G&T gets a whole lot fancier …

21 of the best iOS apps from July 2015

With July a fast-fading memory, it’s time to look back over some of the best new and updated apps from across the month.<p>From a new Angry Birds, to productivity tools and a live-streaming app that pretty much only wants to show your nostrils, we’ve got it all here in one handy list.<p>All you need to …

Because Whiskey: Chocolate Waffles With Whiskey Butter Sauce

<i>Chocolate waffles with whiskey butter sauce are the answer to a question you didn't even know you had. What's the very best brunch dish in the world?</i><p>I’m a brunch person. I know that people are sharply divided on this meal, but for me, there’s no reason to turn down another excuse to eat fantastic …

The 15 best Android material design apps

Google’s Material Design aesthetic is supposed to be the new standard for Android design, but not all apps have made the transition to the catchy new look.<p>That’s a shame, because it brings a level of beauty and polish to Android that hasn’t existed until the new design scheme was rolled out with …

Mavericks Transformation Pack Makes Your Windows PC Look Like OS X

If you're bought into the Windows ecosystem, but look longingly across the aisle at OS X's UI, OS X Mavericks Transformation Pack can put a more …

Five Best Alternative Texting Apps

If you send more text and photo messages with your smartphone than you actually place calls, you may already have a favorite free texting app or …

10 Best Sleeping Bags for Backpacking from Gear Patrol

After an exhaustive Gear Patrol investigation of everything there is to know about water-resistant breathable fabrics and synthetic insulation and …

5 Tips for Selecting the Perfect Mattress

How to pick out the perfect bed.<p>If you've ever shopped for a new mattress, you know how awkward and stressful the experience can be: lying down in an open, crowded store, trying to quickly decide on an optimal firmness, and knowing that you're going to live that with that decision for oh, at least …

Expert Advice: 15 Things to Know About Knives

When it comes to knives, there’s really only one place to go in San Francisco: Town Cutler. Many of the city’s famed chefs and serious foodies come …

8 Stylish Rugs Under $500

None of these sacrifice style or break the bank<p>The right 5' x 8' rug can make a statement in any room — and none of these sacrifice style or break the bank.

10 Surprising Ways to Add Color to Your Home

6 Designer Tricks to a More Comfortable Home

Designers share their tricks.<p>From being able to kick back with an ottoman to keeping a throw in every room, we asked five decorators to share how they make a house feel more cozy.

The Chef-Favorite Grilling Recipes You Need to Try This Summer

Juicy recipes for steak, shrimp, and more.<p>The best recipes for grilled steak, shrimp, and chicken — and more — from some of our favorite chefs.

How to Survive Without Water

Stuck in the wilderness with nary a drop of water in your canteen? Don’t worry. You can survive this situation and live to tell an incredibly …

Harry Potter

The Best Cucumber Salad

In Bridgehampton, NY there's a great little Sicilian restaurant, Osteria Salina, serving up delicious Italian food. While everything on the menu is great, the simple cucumber antipasto they bring out as soon as you sit down really stands out.<p>READ: What you need to know about olive oil<p>Highlighting …

How to Make Texas-Style Smoked Brisket in a Gas Grill

Making a real Texas-style smoked brisket will take all day, but it's eminently doable (even in a gas grill), and you can demand everyone call you "pitmaster"<p>In Texas, barbecue is about beef: specifically brisket, the cut by which any joint is judged. Brisket has become a favorite of restaurant …

The 20 big questions in science

1 What is the universe made of?<p>Astronomers face an embarrassing conundrum: they don’t know what 95% of the universe is made of. Atoms, which form everything we see around us, only account for a measly 5%. Over the past 80 years it has become clear that the substantial remainder is comprised of two …

101 Decorating Secrets from Top Interior Designers

Experts share their best tips.<p>The experts — Christopher Peacock, Myra Hoefer, Carleton Varney, and 97 other inspiring designers — share words to live and design by. Plus, see 101 easy makeovers from interior designers.

Home Decorating

Eat Royally in London -- For a Few Pounds Less!

So you're in London (or back in London). Maybe you've heard horror stories about English food. Maybe you're wondering if you can find a truly good meal here. And the truth is, you could eat very badly -- if you chose to. You could scarf down a pre-packaged triangle sandwich from a shop, pop into a …

Ten hidden gems of Europe

There’s no place like Paris, Barcelona or Rome - but Europe has untouched corners that match the big hitters on beauty and charm, and with far fewer tourists. Take the road less travelled with these ten hidden gems of Europe.<p>1. Burg Satzvey, Germany<p>Whisper it: this fairytale castle is a short ride …

European Travel

Warmly – An Alarm Clock Review | The Apps Magazine Website

Most us find it hard to wake up in the morning and the harsh reality of a typical alarm clock can sometimes get you off to a bad start. <i>Warmly</i>’s aim …