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ToothFairy Mac utility for AirPods updated with macOS Mojave Dark Mode, more

ToothFairy is a Mac utility app that makes connecting to AirPods and other Bluetooth accessories as easy as a menu bar icon click or even a keyboard shortcut. The latest version of ToothFairy for Mac adds support for Dark Mode in macOS Mojave ahead of its official release (seen above) as well as …

App Store

This $100 headband with headphones built into it is a game changer for falling asleep to music — here's what I thought

<i>The Insider Picks team writes about stuff we think you'll like. Business Insider has affiliate partnerships, so we get a share of the revenue from your purchase.</i><p>Nordstrom<p>Whether your neighbor just brought home a yappy dog, your partner snores, or you just really love listening to the measured …

Consumer Tech

Learn the secrets of DevOps with Cloud Computing in this learning kit

Coding is great, and it opens up <b>exciting career opportunities</b>, but in the tech industry it’s just the first rung of the ladder. Coders are the grunts. To see how high you can go in this game, you need to <b>understand the bigger picture</b>.<p>That’s where DevOps with Cloud Computing comes in. It makes the …

Cloud Computing

Should I Sanitize My Smartphone?

For all the grime that gets on our devices, the occasional wipe down might not be enough. These glowing gadgets give them a deeper clean<p>MOST OF US spend all day fused to our smartphones, toting the devices wherever we roam, tossing them into messy purses, swiping through screens as we sauté, …

Public Health

This USB 3.0 laptop docking station is a must-have for any desk or workstation at $61

WAVLINK Direct (98% positive feedback past 30-days) via Amazon offers its USB 3.0 Universal Laptop Docking Station for <b>$60.89 shipped</b> when code <b>30SRDD25</b> has been used at checkout. Regularly over $85, this is the lowest that we’ve tracked and is the best available. Giving you extra USB-3.0 ports, …

USB 3.0

U.S. Chamber Calls For Regulatory Clarity On Cryptocurrencies, Initial Coin Offerings

The largest business association in the United States has issued a call for more regulatory clarity around cryptocurrencies and activities they can be used for, such as initial coin offerings.<p>As part of its new Fintech Innovation Initiative, the U.S. Chamber of Commerce – which represents large …

Administrative Law

BetterTouchTool is the app the MacBook Pro with Touch Bar needs

BetterTouchTool is a venerable app that has always brought countless tools to any Mac with a trackpad. Add it to a MacBook Pro with Touch Bar, …

MacBook Pro

Hyper launches 5 new USB-C hubs for Apple’s MacBooks

Hyper, makers of the the original HyperDrive (the most crowdfunded USB-C hub on Kickstarter and Indiegogo), just announced five new USB-C hub options for MacBook users. The new products provide a few new and updated configurations on Hyper’s previous models compatible with Apple’s USB-C MacBooks …

Digital Transformation Predicted To Add $154B To India's GDP Over Next 3 Years

According to new research produced by Microsoft in partnership with International Data Corporation (IDC), by 2021, digital transformation will add an estimated $154 billion to India’s GDP and increase the growth rate by 1% annually.<p>The study–Unlocking the Economic Impact of Digital Transformation …

Innovation

Learn to build for your user with this UI & UX Design Bootcamp for $39

You’ve undoubtedly heard the phrase “can’t see the forest for the trees.” It’s all about losing sight of the big picture while you’re focusing on details. Unfortunately, that’s a malady that infects many web designers. While many work to dazzle users with visual glitz, that flair can often come at …

This Backpack Cured My Addiction to Gadget Bags

Every week a handful of emails hit my inbox about a new backpack on Kickstarter or Indiegogo, complete with a flashy video and promises of …

Hands-on with Astropad’s new MacBook dongle that turns your iPad into a powerful second screen

Astropad, the company behind many popular and incredibly powerful iOS apps, has unveiled an all-new hardware product. Called Luna Display, Astropad explains that this accessory is the “first and only hardware solution that turns any iPad into a true, wireless second screen display.” Read on for our …

Contributors | The Next Web

All stories in Contributors<p>Russia blocking Telegram showed us how fragile the internet is<p>Certain governments have been censoring web content for years; with China, Iran and Turkey among the biggest offenders. But if there was something unique about Russia’s block of the Telegram messaging service …

50 Best Homer Simpson Quotes Of All Time

Staying In<p><b>The Quote:</b> “What's the point of going out? We're just gonna wind up back here anyway.”<p><b>Why We Love It:</b> It’s a perfect glimpse into the mind …

Whitney Houston

Google Allo can now turn your selfie picture into a sticker pack

Our obsession with taking selfies with our smartphones continues, and likely will stick around for some time. However, what if you could use that selfie for more than just posting on Instagram or Twitter? Rolling out now to Allo on Android, Google has included a feature that will turn your selfie …

Try to get a hole in one with OK Golf, out now on Google Play

The spring and summer months are the best times of the year for golfers to take some time to grab their clubs, go to their favorite course, and hit some balls down the fairway. However, there may be some days when that’s not possible. A newly released Android game, OK Golf, is aiming to give …

Metal Gear Solid 2 was the game that changed everything for PS2

Flashback to the turn of the century and Konami stands as one of the most prolific publishers in gaming. From its 16-bit classics to its more …

Facebook’s head of design on creating for 2 billion people

Luke Woods is the Head of Design at Facebook. In this episode, we discuss how digital design is in a unique position to make an impact on the world, dive into the details of what the evolution of design looked like at Facebook, and learn the importance of three little words: <i>understand, identify,</i> …

Listen to Charles Barkley talk about the time Michael Jordan faced a putt for $300,000(!)

It should surprise no one that Michael Jordan plays for obscene amounts of money on the golf course. The retired basketball legend is regarded as one of sport's ultimate competitors, he was known to make late-night casino trips ahead of NBA playoff games, and well, he still rakes in cash thanks to …

Golf

Yamaha unveils 2017 receivers with Bluetooth output and 4K compatibility

Yamaha has announced its 2017 range of RX-V receivers which boast compatibility with 4K/HDR video and Bluetooth headphone listening.<p>The range consists of four models beginning at $300 RX-V383, followed by the $450 RX-V483, the $550 RX-V583 and the $650 RX-V683.<p>The entry-level RX-V383 is a …

Meet the Smartest Alexa Skill Yet: An Email Ninja

Notion Alexa Skill<p>Alexa can do everything from play music and tell jokes to track your fitness and control all sorts of smart home gadgets, and now …

Plex’s Bold Plan To Take On The Streaming Goliaths

Plex’s media server software has millions of tech-savvy fans, but can it survive the decline of DVDs and downloads?<p>For digital media hoarders and pirates, Plex is a household name. The nine-year-old Los Gatos, California, startup makes server software for streaming media files from one …

Final Cut Pro Diary: A video novice takes the step up from iMovie

I’ve been a photographer since I was 14, but am very much a novice when it comes to video. I’ve used bicycle-mounted action cams to put together some basic cycling videos, but these were nothing more sophisticated than taking clips straight from the camera, importing them into iMovie and adding …

Filmmaking

The slimmest iPhone case looks even slicker in jet black

<i>This post is brought to you by Totallee.</i><p>There’s something utterly drool-worthy about a jet black iPhone. A black mirrored finish first wowed us on the iPhone 3. It quickly gained a reputation as being super-sexy — but also super-susceptible to scratches. Even Apple warns in the fine print that …

IPhone 7

Close Up: Solid Snake from the Konami Doll Collection

Made in 2002 by Yamato Toys, the Konami Doll Collection included 4 different figures representing characters from the original Metal Gear Solid: …

iPhone wireless charging reports continue as rumored supplier sees share price surge

Rumors that this year’s iPhone will support long-range wireless charging continue, with a Chinese report suggesting that a Taiwanese supplier has signed a component contract with Apple. The Chinese-language Commercial Times report was cited by <i>Digitimes</i>.<p>Lite-On Semi has reportedly obtained half of …

Mobile Technology

Take the camera dividers out of the Udee backpack and it becomes a cooler

One startup is aiming to create a backpack that does everything — from stashing camera gear to keeping your drinks cold. Udee is the first project by …

How to use an iPad as an external display and Touch Bar for your Mac [Video]

As an LG UltraFine 5K Display owner, I’ve been using my MacBook Pro in closed-clamshell mode for the last week. Closed-clamshell mode allows me to drive an external display with the MacBook’s lid closed.<p>While such a setup looks neat and takes up less desk real estate, there are a few downsides …

MacBook Pro