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An Old Worker’s Cottage Is Reborn Into an Eco-Friendly Home and Learning Center

A modern Melbourne renovation teaches others how to live sustainably without compromise.<p>For Leanne and Scott Thompson, living sustainably doesn’t have to mean a life of sacrifice. In fact, the couple prove this with their recently renovated home—known as Melbourne Vernacular—that doubles as an …

Dining Rooms

The biggest VR and AR announcements of CES 2018

As virtual reality and augmented reality continue to grow in popularity, CES remains one of the best places to see what we can expect in the coming …

Edward Snowden’s new app turns any Android phone into a surveillance system

NSA Whistleblower Edward Snowden is among the backers of a new surveillance app that helps guard against computer hijackings.<p>Haven is an open source app that will run on any Android phone, particularly inexpensive and older devices. It operates like a surveillance system, using the device’s camera, …

New electric car from Sweden comes with 5 years of free charging

But only if you live in Sweden<p><i>Editor's Note: This post was originally published on December 6, 2017, and has been updated with the most recent information.</i><p>The competition for electric carmakers is starting to heat up—so much so that Swedish car company Uniti is trying a new tactic to get ahead of …

Electric Vehicles

Bose announces noise-masking earbuds to help you sleep better

Even if you're not an audiophile, you still likely know that Bose has created some of the best headphones and speakers we've ever seen (such as the …

I want to develop Android Apps - What languages should I learn?

So, you’ve decided you’d like to learn how to develop Android apps? Great! Unfortunately, intentions can only carry you so far. Learning to code can be complicated. Sometimes it’s not even clear where to start. You’ll probably have a slew of questions to answer before you even get started?<p>What …

Android Development

The 7 Best Apps For Planning a Room Layout & Design

What a time to be planning room layouts! Lucky for us, we now have access to a treasure trove of user-friendly apps to help us create floor plans and …

Apps

Doppler Labs Makes a Huge Splash in the Innovation of Personal Sound

Here One is a pair of ear buds coupled with an app that not only acts as a volume control in an ever louder world, it couples Bluetooth streaming with some powerful noise filters. The result is a product unlike any other. As the creators point out, there are plenty of headphone solutions in all …

San Francisco

Install a Windowed GNU/Linux Environment On Any Android Device With This Guide

Android’s designed largely for mobile users, but since it has Linux at its core, it can work with a desktop environment as well. If you’ve ever …

Linux

10 best Android apps for power users - ExtremeTech

By on January 30, 2017 at 9:15 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Android phones come with a lot of …

Kronaby's hybrid smartwatches can go for two years before needing a new battery

We're pretty used to smartwatch battery life being a bit mediocre, with Android Wear watches barely lasting two days at the most, and other …

Wearable Tech

This app doesn't just do your homework for you, it shows you how

A little confession from me. I was homeschooled (that's not the confession part), and in 8th grade my algebra textbook had the answers to half the problems in the back. And when I was stumped, I would cheat.<p>Sorry, mom!<p>Of course, cheating at math is a terrible way to learn, because the whole point …

Best job search websites

The job market isn't as dire as it was six or seven years ago, yet finding employment still feels like work in and of itself. As more and more college degrees are issued each year, the prospective pool of employables -- your competition, that is -- grows proportionally. To stay ahead of the curve …

6 in-demand skills you can learn online

However, the advent of sophisticated technology — which propelled the development of many apps, software and social media — has made skills and knowledge easily disseminated and accessible.<p><b>Related: 8 Free Training Tools That Will Help You Excel at Your Job</b><p>There are countless websites readily …

How to run Android on an old PC

If you have an old computer lying around that you don't have much use for, you may want to try running Android on it. Unknown to most, there is …

The top Android security apps to keep your phone and tablet safe

Android has had some exciting new additions to its device line-up this year. From Google's new Pixel phones to Kodak's first move into the smartphone …

How to create a widget for your Android app

Android app widgets may look pretty simple – essentially, they’re just small windows that users embed in an App Widget Host, typically their device’s homescreen – but your average application widget has a <i>lot</i> to offer.<p>For users, widgets help them make the most of all that homescreen real estate that …

How to run Android apps on your Windows PC

From time to time you’ll hear about yet another effort to bring Android to the desktop. Yes, there’s an official effort to do this straight from Google by bringing the Play Store to a select number of Chromebooks.<p>But what if you want this now, or don’t want to buy a new computer to experience what …

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Take 10% Off<br>Your First Purchase<p>Join millions of other subscribers who get exclusive discounts, freebies and giveaways!<p>Coupon code will be sent to …

Logitech Bluetooth Music Receiver review: Forget the aux cord, this little box turns any stereo into a wireless music system - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The Logitech Bluetooth Music Receiver streams audio from nearly any mobile device to any stereo or powered speakers with an open input. It's easy to connect via either 3.5mm or RCA and you can link multiple devices to it at once. The wireless range extends up to 50 feet (15 meters) away …

9 Remarkable Rooftop Garden Designs Around the World Photos

For city dwellers green space is hard to come by—at least when it’s on the ground level. Rooftop gardens and green roofs are the new backyards, as shown in the book <i>Living Roofs</i> (teNeues, $55). Author Ashley Penn, a landscape architect and Chartered Member of the United Kingdom’s Landscape …

Landscaping

2016 Best WiFi Hacking And Defending Android Applications

WiFi hacking is the one most conversational topic all over the internet, we all are well aware that how tech geeky users searches for the hacking …

I switched from Android to iPhone for two months. Here's what I learned

Commentary: This Google fanboy lived with an iPhone for two months. What made him go back to Android?<p>Android users are embracing the iPhone. According to Apple CEO Tim Cook, 30 percent of new iPhone buyers had switched from an Android device in the July-to-September 2015 quarter. And this week, …

The Smart Phone Evolution: 7 Amazing Things You Didn't Know You Could Do With Your Android Phone

Credit<p>I remember the first time I saw a Smartphone. I watched the user touch the screen and swipe it. I was awed... was that even a phone? The time of Infra red phones, quickly gave way to Bluetooth phones and now Wi-Fi senders are the real thing as far as data transfer is concerned.<p>The very first …

Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow N900W8VLU2DPG1 Official Update For Samsung Galaxy Note 3 SM-N900W8: How To Install It [Tutorial]

Samsung recently released the Android 6.0.1 Marshmallow firmware update for the Galaxy Note 3 with the model number SM-N900W8. The new firmware, …

Devialet's Phantom Gold wireless speaker literally blew us away

I've heard incredible things about Devialet's Phantom wireless speaker, but I was not prepared to experience the even more powerful Phantom Gold.<p>The …

Audiophile

Samsung's new 256GB microSD card is so fast no devices support it yet

It's incredible how much storage now fits into a fingernail-sized microSD memory card.<p>Last year, SanDisk crammed 200GB into a microSD card and now …

Gear & Gadgets

9 design ideas for small living rooms

A small living room can feel fabulous with a smart design and layout. The scale limitation is actually an advantage in many ways. Small interiors are …