Amresh Chandran

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Apple Watch is about to get a lot better, but WatchOS 5 is still missing 2 big features

Apple's 2018 WWDC keynote was about software, not hardware. And yes, there was a lot of news on iOS 12. But there was also a rundown on WatchOS 5, Apple's newest software update for Apple Watches. And like iOS 12, it was about small refinements, not earth-shaking changes. And no, Apple did not …

Want to Perform at a Higher Level Without Doing More Work? Science Says Try This 1 Thing.

Get more done in less time.<p>Running a business can feel like a never-ending battle. You're constantly fighting and putting out fires. Crazy demands are made on your time, mind and stamina. It's not easy, and to succeed, you need to find your competitive edge.<p>Spare time is in short supply, so you …

Android's Greatest Strength Versus Pixel's Biggest Problem

As Google pushes its vision of Android onto the high-end Pixel and Pixel XL handsets, its biggest challenge is neither Apple or Samsung. Its biggest challenge is Android itself. The commodity nature of Android means that for the majority of Android users, cheaper handsets offer enough power and …

Hidden macOS Sierra Features For Mac That You Probably Don’t Know About

Here are some of the top hidden features of macOS Sierra running on your Mac that you probably don't know about.<br>[ Continue reading this over at …

Watch the History of Apple Inc. in Less Than 3 Minutes

It’s hard to remember a time when every other person wasn’t walking around with an Apple product in their pocket. Today, the brand co-founded by …

NASA captures most powerful explosion since the Big Bang which could be creating a new universe

This stunning picture shows the most devastating explosion ever witnessed by human scientists - and it could be creating a new universe.<p>NASA has …

Apple design chief Jony Ive reveals the story behind the new Apple product that Steve Jobs once hated

The 19th century's industrial revolution witnessed the foundation of some of the world's best-known pencil companies, including Faber-Castell and Steadtler, helping people to express their innermost thoughts on paper. Then again, if anyone is qualified to reimagine the ways in which we communicate, …

Jony Ive

Moorea Is The World's Most Beautiful Island You've Never Heard Of

It almost doesn't look real.<p>Just northwest of Tahiti lies another island that's part of French Polynesia, and despite how utterly stunning it is, chances are you've never heard of it.<p>Surrounded by a bright blue lagoon, the volcanically formed island of Moorea was rated as the third-best island in …

Photo Manipulation

Someone published thousands of photos of historic US space missions — here are some amazing ones

The 9,200 high-resolution images posted to the Project Apollo Archive were taken during every manned mission to the moon, both on the way there and back.<p>These aren't just photos of the moon's surface either. The entire film reels were uploaded so you can see the blurry outtakes along with some …

Space Science

The secrets of living to 200 years old

Ageing is not an inevitable fact of life – many animals have already found ways to delay death. Their clues might help us all enjoy longer and healthier lives.<p>Just 30 years after the publication of Moby Dick, a group of Alaskan whalers attempted to tame their own ocean giant. Their target was a …

Biology

Scientists just discovered something on Mars that could prove whether it ever supported life

NASA's Mars Reconnaissance Orbiter identified glass embedded within impact craters on Mars. On Earth, similar impact glass has been found to contain ancient organic molecules that were preserved when an asteroid collided with our primitive planet.<p>This video originally appeared on Slate Video. Watch …

Los Angeles

Awesome iPhone Trick: Record Your Screen With a Mac for Free

A hidden iOS 9 feature that Apple hasn’t really explained is ReplayKit, and it’s one that many gamers, developers and other iOS users will …

A crazy new theory solves 40-year-old mystery about what happens inside of a black hole

What happens once you cross this threshold is a long-standing mystery that the world's leading scientists have been pondering for decades with little headway.<p>Now, a recent paper presented at a conference in Paris this week has proposed a solution by looking at black holes in a completely different …

Physics

iOS 9: Our Complete Overview and First Impressions – MacStories

Apple announced iOS 9, the next major version of its mobile operating system, at WWDC 2015 this week, with a focus on iPad productivity, enhancements to built-in apps, better intelligence, and improvements to performance and security.<p>Part an iterative update aimed at refining missteps and missing …

The Best Exercise for Each Muscle, According to Science

You’re busy. We’re busy. We’d love to give you the <i>perfect</i> workout that’ll save you time and give you the most bang for your buck; so we consulted the …

How Konami accidentally made P.T. the coolest game of all time

Konami is trying really, really hard to make you forget that P.T. ever existed. That plan is backfiring.<p>In the wake of <i>Silent Hills'</i> cancellation, Konami has done virtually everything in its power to scrub <i>P.T.</i>'s existence from the face of the planet. First, it quietly revealed plans to remove the …

How to wirelessly share files between a Mac and PC

The key is the Sharing system preference. Sharing enables you to share the Mac's resources on your network: You can share your screen with other …

Build Big Shoulders Without Pain

1 of 8<p>Shoulder pain attacks even the best of athletes. And when it does, you stop exercising, you stop lifting weights, and your life turns into a …

Workouts

How To Get Android Lollipop UI On iOS 8

The decision between whether to go for an iPhone or an Android phone from the likes of Samsung or HTC has never been a more difficult decision than …

Government set to send millions of children back into exploitative labour

Social activists say the Centre is opening the floodgates to child trafficking by allowing them to work in the euphemistically defined ‘family …

How to keep Mac email from giving away info to spammers

Back in the good old days, emails used to contain text, and that was it. Now they're chock-full of complex graphics and HTML-based layouts. Most of …

The Most Productive Ways To Waste Your Time

Whether you’re watching stand-up comedy on TV or cat videos on YouTube, studies have shown that laughing can do everything from relieve stress to boost your immune system.<p>One Oxford University study even found that laughing is an effective treatment against pain. Across a series of experiments …

Immune System

How to Play YouTube Videos in the Background on iOS

The YouTube website is probably the world’s biggest library of songs and music videos that you can watch on any device. You can play your favorite …

How to Keep Your Brain Young

<b>By Dr. Mercola</b><p>Are forgetfulness and "senior moments" inevitable parts of aging? Many medical professionals (including the doctor in CNN's news brief …

Popcorn Time iOS installer brings torrent streaming to iPhones

Popcorn Time, nicknamed “the Netflix of piracy” started as a website that lets you browse and stream torrents of pirated movies on your desktop …

Popcorn Time

How to run Android apps like WhatsApp and Instagram on Mac

ARC, or App Runtime for Chrome, is a tool that allows you to run many Android apps right on a desktop machine. For the most part, the apps look and …

Apps

4 reasons Finland's schools are better

Finland is an innovative country when it comes to education, and its innovation yields results. It's consistently one of the highest performing developed countries on the Program for International Student Assessment (PISA), an important tool for measuring education systems worldwide.<p>While Finland's …

Education