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6 Of The Best Pieces of Advice From Successful Writers

I've been reading some advice from successful writers lately and exploring what their routines are like to see what I can learn about them.<p>Here are six of the most common pieces of advice I came across that have helped me a lot improving my writing here at Buffer.<p>It also features actionable tips …

Best Strategy Games for iPhone and iPad

When it comes to game genres, strategy gets tagged on to a lot of games — almost like a prefix. Adventure, RPG, puzzle, you name a genre, and I'm …

How to Build a Solar Heating Panel with Soda Cans

If you’ve got good sun exposure on one side of your house, you can take advantage of free heat from the sun with this DIY solar heating panel, which …

These Are The Secret Little Tools Apple Uses To Repair The iPhone 5s

A lot of fuss has been made about the iPhone’s lack of repairability ever since it debuted in 2007 without <i>*gasp*</i> a removeable battery. Six years of design updates later and the iPhone is still as hard to tinker with as ever, unless of course you work at Apple.<p>Yesterday, Cult of Mac revealed a few …

6 Ways to Boost Productivity With iCloud

First released in 2011, iCloud is Apple's cloud offering that allows users to keep files synced between their Mac, iPhone, iPad and iPod touch.<p>In …

$10 Smartphone to digital microscope conversion!

The world is an interesting place, but it's fascinating up close. Through the lens of a microscope you can find details that you would otherwise …

Microscopes

How-to: Setup and use iCloud Keychain for Mavericks and iOS 7

iCloud Keychain is a brand-new cloud service in OS X Mavericks and iOS 7.0.3 and launched with the new operating systems on October 22nd. iCloud Keychain stores your usernames, passwords, Wi-Fi networks, and credit card information so that you can easily fill in forms or logins whenever you need. …

Relationship Management, Inbox, and Contacts in One App

Loving it!<p>by Plouhfsgyj<p>I'm very hands on with communicating to my clients and friends and this app keeps it all in one place and lets me manage my …

19 Mind-Blowing Tricks Every iPhone And iPad User Should Know

You spend, like, half of your life on that thing. Time to figure out what it really does.

Ancient Printing Rituals Form Intricate Sand Patterns

<i>Sand Prints</i> is a series of ephemeral art created by environmental artist Ahmad Nadalian. Each site-specific piece is a small sculpture naturally blended into a beach or desert landscape. The sculptures become a part of the surrounding land and provide viewers with the opportunity to explore, touch, …

Art

Apple’s iPhone 5s Case May Be Pricey, But It’s Worth Every Penny [Review]

iPhone

Metallica Through The Never

METALLICA THROUGH THE NEVER / BEHIND THE SCENES<p>Go behind the scenes of Metallica's new feature film,...<p>Metallica Through The Never (Clip 4) [HD]<p>Car …

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Top 7 secret iOS 7 tips everyone needs to know!

iOS 7 is here and not only do we have your complete iOS 7 review to tell you everything you need to know, but a ton of iOS 7 tips and how-tips ready …

Opera releases Coast, an iPad browser that turns the web into a home screen

Opera Software wants to make a browser that’s nothing like what came before it. The web has evolved from bland text and blue links to the rich graphics and interactive sites of today, and Opera doesn't think that the browser has properly evolved to keep up. "That’s the internet of now," Opera's …

First Clip from Terry Gilliam’s The Zero Theorem Starring Christoph Waltz

With Terry Gilliam’s latest film set to premiere at the Venice Film Festival next week, the very first clip from the movie has debuted over at EW …

Science Fiction Fridays: An interview with Grand Master of Science Fiction James Gunn

In this week’s Science Fiction Fridays, we are honored to have an interview with Grand Master of Science Fiction, James Gunn. His stunning new novel,</b> …

Vertical-axis turbines: Wind power turned on its side

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Goodbye, Crunches. Hello, Flat Abs!

Exercise is a powerful tool -- but as much as it does a body good, it can also harm. Many people don't realize the exercises they do in pursuit of the perfect six-pack actually widen the waist and can ultimately lead to a pooch. Crunches, sit-ups, and even many pilates moves cause the abdominal …

Grilled Fresh Mozzarella, Tomato Pesto Pizza - good control of heat level makes this recipe a cinch

Grilled Fresh Mozzarella, Tomato & Pesto Pizza<p><b>The dinnerFeed web site links to great</b><p><b>To receive my lastest dinnerFeed posts<br>by email, sign up here.</b><p>The …

Top iPhone apps gone free

Subscribe to our newsletter:<p>Prices were last updated 27 minutes ago<p>Only here can you find the latest and best iPhone apps gone free today. Our …

Apps

Canary's Smart Device Keeps Your Home Secure

Canary is a home security system, but a departure from what we've seen before. It doesn't require expensive installation and works for homeowners and …

Kickstart The Kickstand: A High Concept Portable HD Projector From Bem Wireless

Besides there being something intrinsically cool about having a projector and showing off imagery on a huge screen, it's also immensely useful for a …

New trailer for In Saturn's Rings is guaranteed to give you goosebumps

South African filmmaker Stephen van Vuuren is currently working on an IMAX production called <i>In Saturn's Rings</i>in which he's stitched, processed, and …

Animated movies that are better than most live-action blockbusters

While the summer movie blockbuster shuffle may make you think that live-action is the only way to go for a spectacle, we beg to differ. There are</i> …

Animation

The Tile Finally Gets Device Tagging-And-Tracking Right

There are tons of iPhone-detectable device trackers, widgets that let you find your lost items using an app. But the Tile might just be the first one to get it all right. It will let you find things you lost down the back of the sofa, but it also has some other killer features.<p>Tile is a tiny …

Widgets

MagicalPad 3.0 Conjures Up Brand New User Interface Plus New Features

• Notes with Paper Inside® - add drawings, doodles and handwriting. Annotate images.<br>• Insert photos from the iPad camera or from the photo library<br>• Pop-up …