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Steve Jobs Used this Insanely Simple Strategy to Get What He Wanted (and You Can Too)

Overcome your fear of rejection and failure with this three-letter word.<p><i>This article also appeared on LinkedIn.</i><p>There's a video clip on YouTube of Steve Jobs telling the story of when he was 12 years old and he was looking for spare parts so he could build an electronic device known as a frequency …

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All of Westworld’s questions mashed into one thorough video

Well?<p>Why is <i>Westworld</i> so complicated? Is it really that dense? Is it too complicated, contorted, and confusing? Did we really need Burger Fiction to put together a super cut of the show that shows every question that was asked? Do you really need to watch it? Or do you merely want to watch it? Is …

What it's Like to Use Apple's New Totally Wireless Earbuds

One of the few surprise announcements to come out of Apple’s recent iPhone event was the introduction of its new wireless earbuds, called AirPods. …

Here's why you can't see all twelve black dots in this optical illusion

Now you see them, now you don’t<p>Optical illusions have a way of breaking the internet, and the latest visual trick looks like it’s well on its way. On Sunday afternoon, game developer Will Kerslake tweeted a picture of intersecting gray lines on a white background. Twelve black dots blink in and out …

The mystery noise driving the world mad

Since the 1970s, many people in cities across the globe have started hearing a strange hum. Watch the video above to join Linda Geddes in her hunt for an explanation.<p>“It‘s 11 o’clock in the morning, and I’m suddenly aware of this buzzing, pulsating noise, a bit like a distant drill or angle …

How Samsung out-designed Apple

What started years ago as a generation of large, chunky phones, is now almost unrecognizable to any fan of Samsung's Note series. It has a bigger screen than the iPhone 6s Plus, yet it's more svelte and pocketable. And it features that gorgeous curved screen Samsung pioneered a little over a year …

Japan kicks off 8K TV broadcasts

Japan has begun broadcasting TV in 8K resolution ahead of the Olympics starting in Rio de Janeiro this weekend.<p>A satellite channel debuted by the country's public broadcaster NHK will be showing a heady blend of 4K and 8K programming, with most of this week's schedule focusing on the Olympics, as …

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How to get gorgeous new Apple TV screensavers on your Mac

One of the coolest features of the new Apple TV is its absolutely stunning new screensavers, which fly you through some of the most gorgeous locations in the world.<p>Apple hasn’t announced any plans to bring the screensavers over to the Mac yet, but they’re such a perfect fit that developer John …

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Which version of Windows 10 should you buy?

Answer: whichever one Microsoft will give you for free<p>Microsoft is positioning Windows 10 as "the last version of Windows" you’ll ever need to get, with regular feature updates and product improvements taking the place of big releases every couple of years. But that means that you’ll need to do the …

Windows finally has a good web browser

Edge is the browser Windows 10 deserves<p>For two decades, the default web browsing experience in Windows has been Internet Explorer. Over the years, Microsoft’s home-built browser became bloated, insecure, confusing to use, and just plain hated by many users. A lot of people turned to alternatives, …

See How Microsoft Windows Has Evolved Over 30 Years

Windows 1.0 The seminal version of Windows released on November 20, 1985. Users could run programs in multiple windows s<p>... VIEW MORE<p>Microsoft

20 All-Time Best Steve Jobs Quotes

Steve Jobs died in 2011, but his legacy as the co-founder of Apple lives on. He was a master of innovation, an entrepreneur to model. Here are his all-time best quotes.<p>Which is your favorite Jobs quote? Post it on my Twitter feed.<p>1. "Sometimes when you innovate, you make mistakes. It is best to …

Samsung may unveil Galaxy Note 5 early to beat new iPhone

Watch out Apple. Samsung may bump up the due date for its Galaxy Note 5 supersized smartphone.<p>The Korean company will move up the traditional September unveiling of its next Galaxy Note to mid-August, the Wall Street Journal said on Friday, citing "a person familiar with the matter." The Galaxy …

These GIFs Will Show You the Best New Features in iOS 9

Intended to be an update that’ll deliver increased stability and an improved user experience, iOS 9 has a bunch of interesting new features, …

GIF Animations

Samsung Advertising Fails: A Long History of Embarrassment

Earlier this month, Cleveland Indians slugger Brandon Moss drilled his 100th career home run, only to see the ball land in the Indians’ bullpen where …

Galaxy Note

Grab Samsung’s Galaxy S6 apps and wallpapers here

Called useful by some and bloat by others, the Galaxy S6 comes with the latest version of Samsung’s custom Android applications, which have been re-designed and spruced up with some new features for the latest Lollipop version of Touchwiz. XDA forum member <i>Albe95</i> has ripped these apps from a Galaxy …

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MH370: Missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 'Was Deliberately Flown Towards Antarctica'

<b>UPDATE: 'MH370 Was Hijacked On Vladimir Putin's Orders And Flown To Kazakhstan'</b><p>It will soon be a full year since the disappearance of Malaysia …

Photographer takes our breath away with time-lapse travel

When camera companies began putting a “record” button on DSLRs, things got really interesting for Rob Whitworth. Is he a photographer or a filmmaker?<p>The ambiguity about his work description does not matter for anyone who has taken a heart-racing, stomach-dropping ride through his time-lapse …

Time-lapse Photography

iPhones and iPads star in this intricately animated love story

Giving a whole new meaning to Apple's idea of Continuity<p>There's a fine tradition among musicians for accompanying their latest song with a trippy, weird, or just technically excellent video to woo their fans. The latest example of this comes from Ukrainian band Brunettes Shoot Blondes, whose single …

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Alors que l’émotion est une clé évidente d’une Relation Client réussie, elle reste relativement élevée dans «».<p>Avant de pouvoir prétendre à toucher …

This Site Lets You Check If A Hotel’s WiFi Sucks Before It’s Too Late

There are lots of things that review sites should rank hotels on, but don’t. Is it known for bed bugs? Is the “heated pool” only heated during summer when the sun is out? How many ghosts live there? How fast is the WiFi?<p>This site won’t help you with all of those, but it <i>will</i> help you with that last …

Top 10 useful features of iOS 8 (Video)

Now that we’ve taken a look at some of the unannounced and hidden features in iOS 8, it’s time to check out what’s been in the open since Apple’s official announcement. Of course, there are a lot more than 10 features in iOS 8, but in order to keep things to a minimum, we’ve put together video …

Making your own mobile app is now super quick and easy

Look, making an app that will run on your iPhone is hard.<p>Luckily, adsy.me just made it chimp simple for normal folks like you or I to make a mobile app right on your iOS, Android or computer. You don’t need to download anything, learn to code, or even leave your touchscreen.<p>Make an app to show off …

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Apple eyes system to let you play with 3D objects in mid-air

It's hardly the Enterprise's holodeck. But a 3D system envisioned in a new Apple patent filing could bring us one step closer to a more immersive environment that doesn't require special glasses.<p>Published on Thursday by the US Patent and Trademark Office, a patent filing dubbed "Interactive …

Baby Panda Malware Stealing Apple IDs And Passwords [Jailbreak]

A new malware campaign targetting users of jailbroken iOS devices has been discovered by reddit users.<p>Called “Unflod Baby Panda,” the malware hooks into all running processes of jailbroken devices and tries to steal their Apple ID and corresponding password.<p>Security firm SektionEins had the …

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