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Would a four-day week boost productivity? - BBC News

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Federal government procurement spend hits $47 billion in 2016-17

The Coalition government's moves to cut 15,000 public service jobs has coincided with a doubling in spending on private consultants with specialist …

17 Things To Do If You Live In Sydney And Have A Week Off

We know that you're aware of the Bondi to Coogee walk... let's explore further.<p><i>Travel was provided by Tourism Australia. BuzzFeed writers do not guarantee coverage.</i>

Extreme Survival with Ed Stafford - Is The Toughest Terrain Your Own Mind?

Gluten-Free, Vegan Churros with Hazelnut Chocolate Sauce

Gluten-Free, Vegan Churros with Hazelnut Chocolate Sauce are the perfect cold weather treat. Warm, crisp, light churros with a rich chocolate sauce …

Dessert

How to win an argument, even when you're wrong

I taught him a technique that I have found incredibly powerful. So powerful, you can even use it to great effect, with evil intent.<p>I'm not suggesting that you'd do this, but I do love a good debate. It's possible there may have been times, at a dinner party or two, where I've used this approach to …

Public Speaking

The Nokia 7 has a ‘bothie’ camera for half the price of the Nokia 8

The Nokia smartphone line is filling in a missing gap today with the Nokia 7, a midrange Android phone that’ll sell for around $400. The phone has a 5.2-inch 1080p IPS LCD display, a Snapdragon 630 processor, a 3,000mAh battery, and support for expanded storage over microSD. It’ll be available in …

Pixel 2 XL: What's up with that screen?

Some people are complaining about the Pixel 2 XL's screen. But the issue isn't as straightforward as it sounds.<p>You might have heard: The Google Pixel 2 XL has a less-than-perfect screen.<p>Depending on whom you ask -- see: Reddit, XDA Developers -- the phone's LG-made P-OLED screen has muted colors, a …

Benjamin Mayo’s Critique of WatchKit Deserves Apple’s Attention

As much as I have been a fan of the Apple Watch right from the beginning, I have also been critical of Apple’s handling of Apps on watchOS from the start. Apple overplayed their hand with apps on the original Apple Watch, and when WatchKit and the setup with watchOS 1 and the OG Watch couldn’t …

Tips and Tricks: Ten Safari long-press shortcuts for iPhone and iPad

Safari for iPhone and iPad is an incredibly capable mobile web browser despite its simple, straightforward user interface. It is the browser of choice on iOS — in large part because it is the one pre-installed — but very few people know everything you can do with Safari.<p>Much of Safari’s advanced …

Operating Systems

Whiteboard Session: How to Think Like an Entrepreneur

Even if you work within a company, these 5 strategies can help you make the most of your talents.

The GQ Guide to Suits

Our definitive advice on how to master the suits you already own—and every new one you’ll ever buy<p>Every man should own a great suit. Zero exceptions. Just listen to Jon Hamm, whose role in <i>Mad Men</i> pretty much single-handedly made suiting glamorous again. “You button up into one of those suits,” he …

Is Your GoPro Music Licensed Properly?

Music makes the GoPro video. Yet – what music can you really use? You can’t use mainstream commercial music, and you can still get in trouble for …

Music Industry

Fudgy Brownies

How to Make It<p>Step 1<p>Heat oven to 350°F. Coat an 8-inch square baking pan with nonstick spray. Line the pan with 2 crisscrossed pieces of parchment …

Dessert

Apple updates Apple TV ‘Events’ streaming app ahead of iPhone 8 unveiling next week

<b>Update</b>: The popular third-party macOS Apple Events app has also been updated for next week’s event.<p>Apple this evening has updated its Apple Events app for Apple TV ahead of next week’s iPhone 8 showcase. The update brings the app in line with the color scheme used on Apple’s invites for the iPhone …

Apple TV

This killer accessory transforms your Echo Dot into a portable speaker that sounds like a Sonos

The best things about Amazon’s Echo Dot is that it’s small and affordable. The worst things about the Dot are that it has low-quality speakers and it …

Hands-on: LumaFusion – this is the iPad video editing app we’ve been waiting for [Video]

If you’ve never heard of LumaFusion ($19.99), I won’t fault you for that. I hadn’t heard of it either until commenters on our YouTube channel vehemently encouraged me to give the app a shot.<p>Pardon me for initially being skeptical, as I’d heard this story numerous times before: “So and so has …

Videography

Expandable Dining Table Doubles as Compact Kitchen Island

Combining kitchen and dining rooms spaces is a classic space saving solution, which this design takes to the next level. No longer do you have to …

Furniture

How, When, & Why to reset the PRAM & SMC on your Mac

Is your Mac acting just…<i>odd</i>? Stuff like drives not appearing, screens not adjusting correctly, Bluetooth problems, AirPort non connecting? Maybe your fan is running non-stop or your battery has said that it is 50% charged…for two days…and your MacBook is <i>plugged in</i>. Yeah, these aren’t problems that …

Operating Systems

75 iOS 11 features and changes Apple didn’t have time to cover

Apple’s keynote last week was so chock-full of new information that Apple executives had to speed through a number of intriguing announcements. After …

The Truth About Cancer

Why doesn’t the mainstream medical practice address the real issues around cancer that are affecting the lives of millions?<p>We’ve gathered 131 …

GoPro Explained - How to Record the HIGHEST QUALITY GoPro Videos! Hero 5 & 4 - ALL FEATURES Tutorial

GoPro

Sling TV becomes the first live TV streaming service on LG’s Smart TVs

Watching TV used to be a simple thing: Buy a TV, plug it in, turn it on, and you’re watching live TV. With the advent of cable and satellite, not to …

Televisions

April Fools’ Day 2017: AirRings by Twelve South, T-Mobile ONEsie, Netflix Live, and more

As has become the case every April 1st in recent years, tech companies are blessing us today with their April Fools’ Day jokes. A variety of tech companies and accessory makers are embracing the holiday, offering up some new products, services, and more.<p>Read on for a full roundup of the “best” …

April Fools' Day

Queenscliff Bombora's Glory Day

Are you ready for some late summer aquatic madness?<p>Surfing conditions for this weekend are foretold right here.<p>The first weekend of February sees …

Aquatic Sports

5 power user tips to get the most out of your iPhone

There are lots of useful iPhone features hidden deep in submenus — like the ability to stop auto-correct from saying "ducking," or just getting better quality calls. Here are some features that might be useful to you everyday if you're an iPhone user.<p><b>Follow Tech Insider:</b>On Facebook

Ducking

Blind People Will Now Be Able To Feel Messages With The World's First Braille Smartwatch

251<p>SHARES<p>South Korean developer Dot has produced the world’s first Braille smartwatch, and its features are out of this world. "The Dot" uses 4 …

Wearable Tech

Plane crashes are no match for this beast of a fire engine

This fire engine can pump 10,000 litres of water per minute into a burning aeroplane. Launched in 2015, the Rosenbauer Panther 6x6 is designed to …

This powerful goo promises to make your iPhone screen indestructible

Phone displays are super fragile. And the only way to protect your phone's display is to apply an ugly screen protector on top of it.<p>But what if you …