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Enough About The Free Windows Upgrades Already, These Alternate Operating Systems Are Always Free

Frankly, I’m burned out on all of the Windows news as of late, so I thought I’d take this opportunity to talk about some interesting alternate operating systems that are free ALL of the time…<p>If you’re open to the idea of experimenting with Linux, Ubuntu is an easy recommendation. Ubuntu is one of …

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Meet Minilock, a powerful new encryption tool built on ChromeOS

A padlock might be the easiest piece of security tech a person can own. You close it, it clicks, and then you need a key to open it up again. It's simple, intuitive. You never need to explain to anyone how a padlock works, and you never need to worry that you're using it wrong. If you want to know …

8 Hot Startups That Want to Hire You

With ping pong tables and in-office kegs becoming increasingly synonymous with startup life, it's no wonder that recent graduates and seasoned job …

Phenox Makes A Drone More Of A Companion By Dropping The Controller

Drones are great, but for the most part, they can get old pretty quickly. A new Kickstarter project wants to throw some additional variety into the mix with a programmable, “intelligent” drone that acts as a platform for apps, too. The Tokyo-based project features hardware you’ll likely find …

Spell Up, A Chrome Experiment, Uses Voice Recognition, Gaming To Improve Your English

No stranger to rolling out services in extended beta and temporary projects, Google today unveiled its latest “experiment” for Chrome: Spell Up, a browser-based game that uses voice recognition and speech synthesis to help people learn to spell English better.<p>Users can start at any level they want …

10 Theories to Know For Greater Persuasion Power

<i>This post originally appeared on the Buffer blog.</i><p>What are we really talking about when we’re talking about conversions?<p>Persuasion, right? Influence.<p>When we talk about conversions, we are—most of the time—discussing ways we can be more persuasive, more influential. We’re interested in meeting the …

10 Crazy Jobs That Will Exist in the Future

Unless robots overthrow us in the near future, people will continue to forge new paths — in turn, creating new job titles and career opportunities. …

Pro Tip: Google Search Now Includes A Tip Calculator

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Why Would the UK's Top-Paid CEO Leave for a Job at Apple?

In a surprise move, Apple announced Tuesday that it had hired Angela Ahrendts, the chief executive credited with turning Burberry around, as senior …

10 Experimental Projects that Completely Rethink Computer Interfaces

This post is brought to you by Jaguar. Experience F-TYPE.<p>_<br>Minority Report. The sci-fi flick was released in cinemas over a decade ago, but viewers are still captivated by the idea of accessing and moving data with their hands.<p>The idea still feels like a pipe-dream however, given that many of us …

Google and Raspberry Pi join forces to create Coder

Advertisement<p>12 Comments<p>Over the last few years, interest in coding (especially for the web) has led to a blossoming of resources that help average …

A Map Of America's Future: Where Growth Will Be Over The Next Decade

The world’s biggest and most dynamic economy derives its strength and resilience from its geographic diversity. Economically, at least, America is not a single country. It is a collection of seven nations and three quasi-independent city-states, each with its own tastes, proclivities, resources and …

10 Tips and Tricks for the Facebook iPhone App

Facebook iPhone App Tips and Tricks<p>1. Change Your Cover Photo on the Go<p>2. Chat Heads<p>3. See Friendship<p>4. Delete a Post<p>5. See Your Friends' Birthdays<p>6. …

8 Google Chrome Extensions to Boost Your Productivity

1. Screen Capture<p>2. Send With Gmail<p>3. Write Space<p>4. Chroma<p>5. Google Voice<p>6. LastPass<p>7. Print Friendly<p>8. Tab Packager<p>Google Chrome is the go-to …

25 Twitter Accounts That Will Make You Smarter

1. Mental Floss<p>2. Google Facts<p>3. Neil deGrasse Tyson<p>4. Joanne Manaster<p>5. Juliana Rotich<p>6. TEDTalks<p>7. NASA<p>8. DARPA<p>9. Melinda Gates<p>10. Brian Solis<p>11. …

Cyber Attacks Are America's Top Security Threat. That’s Better News Than It Sounds

A new report lists cyber attacks as the greatest threat to U.S. security. Here's why you shouldn't be too worried.<p>Cyber attacks are the top threat facing the United States, according to a report that the Director of National Intelligence published this week. That is <i>new.</i> Most national threats of …

The Best Space Images Ever Were Taken by Apollo Astronauts With Hasselblad Cameras | WIRED

The most iconic photos from the manned exploration of space come from the monumental Apollo project. But if you're not a camera buff or a …

The 8 Best Student Tech Projects At Microsoft's Imagine Cup

A quick blood type test, an app that syncs music playback on your phone and more<p><i>Click here to enter the gallery</i>.<p>At the afterparty for Microsoft's Imagine Cup, a worldwide student technology competition, some of the smartest students in the world are singing "Like a Virgin." One of them begs me to …

Google Updates Analytics With Improved User Segmentation, Sequence Filters

Google today introduced a number of new segmentation features for Google Analytics that should make it easier for users to isolate and analyze subsets of their visitors or app users. Previously, segments were always based on individual visits. While that can be a useful metric, it doesn’t give you …

10 Simple Google Calendar Tips and Tricks to Boost Your Productivity

1. Use Keyboard Shortcuts<p>2. Add a Different Time Zone<p>3. Add National Holidays<p>4. Change Your Custom Date Range View<p>5. Add Tasks Into Your Calendar<p>6. …

Time-Lapse Proves It Takes 365 Days to Become a Baller Dancer

So you think you can't dance and never could? This girl's transformation may surprise you.<p>In this get-off-your-butt inspirational time-lapse video, …

University Of Nevada Students Could Soon Earn Degrees In Drone Studies

Training now for the jobs of the future<p>A workshop in Nevada hopes to launch higher-education programs in drone studies. Working with both the University of Nevada-Las Vegas and University of Nevada-Reno, the unmanned aerial vehicle industry wants to start training people now for jobs they expect …

Coming Soon: Free Streaming Video Of Our Planet, From Space

All eyes on Earth!<p>At this moment, dozens of government satellites are taking high-resolution pictures of the planet. But citizens get only limited services such as Google Earth, which provides imagery that's sometimes 10 years old. This fall, however, the Canada-based company UrtheCast (in …

15 TED Talks That Will Change Your Life

Feel like getting inspired, motivated or just looking for a feel-good cry? Then look no further. There's no better way to start your day than with a …

The Only Smartphones Worth Buying Right Now [RANKED]

Plus, there are a bunch of relatively new devices that have launched in recent months from just about every big name in the smartphone business.<p>Here's what you should be looking at.<p><i>Note: We update this list approximately once a month. Our rankings are based on a variety of factors including design,</i> …

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Holographic Display Made for $10

Technophiles have dreamed of three-dimensional, holographic displays for decades, and in the last few years, a lot of progress has been made toward …

11 Fascinating Facts About Google Maps

1. How much data has Google Maps accumulated?<p>2. How often are the images updated?<p>3. How does Google Maps monitor inappropriate content captured on …

Why Google Stopped Asking Job Applicants to Answer Impossible Brainteasers

How many golf balls can fit into an airplane? How many gas stations are in Manhattan?<p>For years, Google was known for vetting job applicants with …

This Was The Coolest Thing I Played at E3

This year's E3 was amazing: dozens of terrific-looking games for fans, press and industry to demo and watch. Yet one really stood above the pack, …