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The best lenses for iPhone photography

<i>By Erin Lodi</i><p><i>This post was done in partnership with The Wirecutter, a buyer's guide to the best technology. When readers choose to buy The Wirecutter's independently chosen editorial picks, it may earn affiliate commissions that support its work. Read the full article here.</i><p>After more than 16 hours …

A Primer on Staying Secure and Anonymous on the Dark Web

Not long back we discussed how you can access the dark alleys of the internet through Tor, but we largely left off on the part about keeping yourself …

7 Tools To Help Designers Get More Done

Put these on your holiday wish list.<p>Americans spend more time working than anyone in the industrial world. Yet amid all the platforms competing for our attention, we often feel like we aren’t working smartly. Whether you’re a designer trying to streamline your workflows, or a professional who wants …

eReaders

Research Shows This Is the Secret to Productivity

Neuroscience is showing us there's a much better way, even though it goes against everything our work-devoted culture expects us to do.<p><i>What are some ways to be more productive in shorter amounts of time? originally appeared on Quora - the knowledge sharing network where compelling questions are</i> …

Time Management

7 Insanely Creative Business Plan Templates

Even the greatest new business idea needs to stand out to win support from investors.<p>Starting your own business is so stressful, with so many things to be done, that it's easy to convince yourself that doing the bare minimum for a business plan is enough.<p>There are a ton of business-plan templates …

Small Business

Watch Out for This Sneaky iPhone Hack Sent Via Text Message

Just another reason to be wary of unknown numbers.<p>Bad news: All a hacker needs is your phone number to infiltrate your Apple device if you haven't updated your software recently.<p>According to new reports from Cisco Talos, the company discovered a bug that affects multimedia messages (such as TIFF …

Take Amazon's Alexa for a spin in your browser

Alexa's gradual procession toward ubiquity is proof that the Echo speaker isn't the heart of Amazon's voice assistant, it's the server farms that run it. Now you can tap into Alexa with the device sitting on your desk or lap thanks to Echosim.io, a website that replicates the experience of talking …

Smart Homes

These secret codes have completely changed how I watch Netflix

We've all been there. You sit down on the couch, turn on Netflix, and the next thing you know, you've spent 20 minutes scrolling through shows and movies without finding a single thing you actually want to watch.<p>You feel like you've seen everything before, the recommended choices don't look …

How to Double Your Traffic Without Paying Google or Facebook a Cent

I had just launched my blog.<p>The first post was published and it was there for all the world to see. But no one knew it existed. I had no budget for …

Join Us In A Merry Romp Through Bitcoin And The Blockchain At TechCrunch Disrupt London

Blockchain, blockchain, blockchain! It’s not the bitcoin anymore, right? Right (probably.) Join me at Disrupt London where I’ll be talking to Steve Waterhouse of Pantera Capital, Vitalik Buterin of Ethereum, and Austin Hill of BlockSteam. If anyone can make sense of the blockchain vs. bitcoin …

R vs Python for Data Science: The Winner is …

<b>By Martijn Theuwissen, DataCamp.</b><p>At DataCamp, our students often ask us whether they should use R and/or Python for their day-to-day data analysis …

How-To: Go beyond OS X Photos + make amazing wall art from your Mac’s pictures (Part 2)

Your digital photos were never intended to remain trapped on your computer’s hard drive. Apple’s original 2002 version of iPhoto proudly included physical book and photo printing services, adding new books and various types of cards every 2-3 years. Since early digital cameras took low-resolution …

8 awesome paid iPhone and iPad apps that are free downloads right now

This has been a terrific week for paid iPhone and iPad apps that have gone on sale for free. We’ve shared great apps with you all week long, and …

The must-have Pebble Time apps, watch faces, and games for your wrist

The Pebble was one of the first major smartwatches to hit the market, long before the Apple Watch and Android Wear secured a spot on our wrists. The …

NerdWallet enters the health space with new hospital-comparison tool

NerdWallet is best-known for its credit card comparison and personal finance website. But this week, the company announced it is moving in a somewhat surprising new direction: health care.<p>To lead the push, the San Francisco startup hired former venture capitalist Christina LaMontagne, who will …

Intel Details New Visions for the Data Center

Intel made its case Monday for a fundamental rethinking of computer rooms and the hardware inside them. Not surprisingly, the company thinks it has …

ConteXtream claims mystery carrier has deployed its SDN technology to 40M customers

ConteXtream, an early player in software-defined networking (SDN), has apparently deployed its software for around 40 million subscribers of a …

Kwikset Kevo Unlocks Your Door with a Magic Touch

Kwikset announced on Thursday a Bluetooth-enabled deadbolt lock that pairs up your iPhone 4S or iPhone 5, and will let you into your abode with a …

University of Florida embraces Internet2’s 100-gigabit network, launches new supercomputer

Universities have been pioneer participants in developing and using the internet since its inception. Now, the consortium of education and research …

Facebook aims to knock Cisco down a peg with open network hardware

Facebook's Open Compute Project to give the world an "open" top-of-rack switch.<p>Two years ago, Facebook set out to change the server and storage …

Hospitals lose $8.3 billion using old technology

SEATTLE — U.S. physicians and hospitals are in the digital dark ages when it comes to using the latest mobile devices and Internet services to deliver patient care.<p>As a result, U.S. hospitals are absorbing an estimated $8.3 billion annual hit in lost productivity and increased patient discharge …

The 20 Hottest Startups From Israel

By some counts, Israel is home to 4,800 startups today. It's also home to least two dozen accelerator/incubator programs in the Tel Aviv area, alone, including some run by Microsoft and Google.<p>There are more incubators in other cities, too, including a program in Jerusalem run by Jerusalem Venture …

30 Books To Make You A Better Business Leader

Every day it seems there’s new advice for how to better manage and grow your business. But who’s got time to filter through all the nonsense and …

Self-improvement

Intel wants to kill the traditional server rack with 100Gbps links

New rack design disaggregates and shares CPU, storage, and network components.<p>Intel is working to replace the traditional server rack with a more …