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Two-Minute Mind-Bending Demonstration of Perspective Anamorphosis

Anamorphosis is a technique you’ve probably seen used many times, even if you never knew what it was called. It’s the projection technique that …

Classic Leadership Skills You Should Apply to Your Social Life

What makes a great leader makes a great friend. Nobody wants to think of their social life as a business that needs management, but many of the best …

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Designing The Words: Why Copy Is A Design Issue

A while back, Elliot Nash discussed the responsibility of the designer. Designers “want control of the entire user experience,” he said. “We want to …

Full Businessweek interview with Jony Ive and Craig Federighi

Following their joint top level conversation and subsequent Interview with Tim Cook, Businessweek posts an in-depth interview with Apple SVP of Design Jony Ive and SVP Software Engineering Craig Federighi.<p>It gives a nice insight into the collaborative process at Apple between industrial design and …

Gorgeous demo of iPhone 5s slow-motion video capabilities

There have been a number of demonstrations of the new 120fps slow-motion video capabilities of the iPhone 5s, but this one is the most beautiful I’ve seen.<p>Normal video is shot at 30 frames per second, a rate fast enough that the action looks smooth to the human eye. By filming at 120fps, four times …

iPhone as standalone business would be bigger than Microsoft, Coca-Cola, McDonalds & more

<i>Businessweek</i> has a fun chart showing that Apple’s iPhone business alone would make it the 9th largest stock in the Dow Jones top 30 companies, ahead of such giants as Microsoft, Coca-Cola and McDonalds.<p>It’s not a terribly surprising fact – the iPhone represents the bulk of Apple’s business, with …

Major update to VLC for Mac adds 4K support, improved MKV support, interface improvements and more

VideoLAN has released version 2.1 of its popular open source video player, VLC. The update — codenamed “Ricewind” — brings new audio processing to the app, to improve both processing performance and audio fidelity. There is full support for surround sound outputs in addition to new effects and many …

How to Test Your Internet Speed with a Terminal Command

You probably know about the internet speed tests that can be performed from your browser. However, Make Tech Easier shows us that you can do the same …

WiFi2HiFi Streams Any Music from Your Mac to Your iPhone

Mac/iOS: Most of us don't have all of our music stored on our iPhone and iPads, so it's hard to get music from one place to another. WiFi2HiFi makes …

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Build And Launch iOS Apps With The Ultimate Xcode Fundamentals Course [Deals]

With the cooler months approaching (at least here in the Northern hemisphere), many of us turn our attention towards taking on a new hobby or learning something new that can take our work – and even our lives – to new heights. There are more opportunities to generate revenue from hobbies than ever …

Lost Stamps, Ereader Battery Life, and OS X Login Items

Readers offer their best tips for storing stamps, saving battery on your ereader, and fixing weird login quirks on OS X.<p>Every day we receive …

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How to Make a Good First Impression at a Job Interview

You know the old saying, “You never get a second chance to make a first impression.” That’s always the case when meeting someone for the first time, …

How a $6,000 Video Got 6 Million Views and Launched a Business

Naama Bloom's viral video was such a hit that she had to double her company's staff.<p>That's right. The headcount at HelloFlo jumped from one (Bloom) …

NYC Programmer Begins Coding Lessons With Homeless 'Genius'

Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime. In a New York City programmer's version of this …

10 Dirt Cheap Ways To Make Your Apartment More Presentable

The days of movie posters and tapestries are over. It’s time to give your apartment some personality, but you probably don’t want to spend a fortune. …

2013 iPhone Photography Awards showcase some stunning photos

There’s an old adage in photography that it’s about the photographer, not the camera. By phone standards, the iPhone camera is a decent one, but it’s not the most obvious choice for creative photography. The annual iPhone Photography Awards show just what can be achieved in the right hands.<p>I’ve …

How to Set Up a PC, the Right Way

All expecting parents have read What to Expect When You’re Expecting, because when that little bundle of joy drops out of mommy, you'd better be …