James Mackenzie

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DIY: 7 Best Natural Mosquito Bite Remedies

I’m a romantic, and so at the risk of facing commenter-wrath, I’m going to say it: The season’s first mosquito bite isn’t such a bad thing. It’s how …

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The Beginner's Guide to Getting Better Sleep

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>On February 13, 1972, Michel Siffre climbed into a cave in southwest Texas. It would be six months before he saw daylight again.<p>Siffre was a French scientist and a pioneer in chronobiology, which is the study of biological rhythms. The …

33 Pictures Taken at Just the Right Moment

Image: Imgur<p>People who take a ton of pictures know all too well that snapping the shot at the right split second is imperative when it comes to …

iWatch prank shows how badly Apple fans want to believe

Late night show host and habitual Apple-prankster, Jimmy Kimmel, toasted Apple’s successful earnings report last night with a hilarious iWatch prank that shows just how deliciously potent the Apple Kool-Aid really is.<p>After tossing in a few jabs at the iPhone 6’s bloating screen size, Kimmel took to …

Google Offers A Free Crash Course In Android Development

Google has teamed up with Udacity to make available a free course in Android development available to all – complete with videos, quizzes, course materials and forums. The course is called “Developing Android Apps: Android Fundamentals,” and it provides everything you need to learn how to make an …

These 29 Clever Drawings Will Make You Question Everything Wrong With The World

Even if you don’t agree with the messages behind some of these illustrations, it’s impossible not to appreciate the creativity involved in them. …

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Cortana vs. Siri: Battle of the Virtual Assistants

With Windows Phone 8.1, Microsoft is taking on Siri, Apple's chatty assistant in the iPhone. In Microsoft's corner is Cortana, a brand-new virtual …

Tactus Taps Wistron To Bring Its Magical Physical Touchscreen Buttons To The Masses

Tactus makes keyboards that appear out of seemingly flat glass touchscreen surfaces, thanks a fluid-based layer that reacts to electrical signals to create rises and bumps that serve as keys and buttons. It’s a magical technology, and one that you can see demoed on video in the clip below from CES …

The Ultimate Guide to Solving iPhone Battery Drain

I worked on the Genius Bar for almost two years, and the most difficult issue to solve was short iPhone battery life. It was extremely difficult to …

Robotic Pocket Printer sits in the palm of your hand

Computers keep getting smaller and sleeker, but printers, not so much. There's been a fundamental flaw in the thinking about printers that's kept them from becoming truly mobile: till now, they've operated on the idea that you have to feed a sheet of paper through them. Normally, this means the …

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The Body Dryer Dries You Out In Thirty Seconds

The humble towel has been with us for centuries, and mostly towel technology has focused on making them softer and easier to use. But some people, of …

Things That iPhone Users Say That Drive Android Users Crazy

It is no secret that iPhone users love their iPhones so much so that Android users can't help it but roll their eyes at their Apple fanboy gushing.<p>Find out what iPhone user say that drive Android users crazy.<p><i>Produced by Justin Gmoser. Originally published in August 2013.</i><p><b>Follow BI Video: On Facebook</b>

The Woman Behind Apple's First Icons

Thirty years ago, as tech titans battled for real estate in the personal computer market, an inconspicuous young artist gave the Macintosh a …

Friday Fresh Free Fonts - Moderne Sans, La Bande, Encode Sans

Friday fresh free fonts is a series of free fonts posted every Friday, yes I know it's awesome. I will look forward to bring a lot of great fonts …

Architects in Amsterdam to construct full-scale 3D printed homes

The convenience of 3D printing has moved away from industrial design and products to architecture. We are not talking about scale models to showcase …

Boeing Black super secure and modular Android smartphone

Boeing has announced a new Android smartphone called the Boeing Black. This smartphone is all about security and modular design. The hardware and the …

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The weird, wacky & cool energy ideas coming out of labs across the US

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>A fuel cell for space. Batteries that use air. A way to tap pine trees and extract biofuels like maple syrup from a maple …

Swiss researchers created a cube that can sit, jump and walk (video)

Swiss researchers have created a metallic cube that can "walk" across a surface. Staff at the Federal Institute of Technology Zurich crammed a series of inertia sensors and constantly-spinning rotors (called reaction wheels) into a 15-centimeter cube, dubbed Cubli, that enable the contraption to …

'iPotty' named worst toy of the year

What happens when you combine an iPad with a potty? You get an iPotty.<p>The iPotty – a bizarre combination of iPad and potty designed to help young children with potty training – has been named the worst toy of the year by the Campaign for a Commercial-Free Childhood (CCFC).<p>According to manufacturer …

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This, everyone, is a full-size, air-powered hot rod built out of plastic bricks http://www.TOPGEAR.com/uk/car-news/video-real-life-lego-hot-rod-2013-12-19