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The 7 WordPress Plugins Your Site Needs to Succeed

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>At least one website you visited today is powered by WordPress. In all likelihood, most of your favorite sites utilize the world’s most popular content management system (CMS). Perhaps your business runs on it too.<p>According to WordPress, …

BitTorrent Releases Bleep Chat App as Closed Pre-Alpha

Following internal alpha testing, BitTorrent is offering its new server-less messaging app as a closed pre-alpha for Windows 7 and Windows 8.<p>Formerly referred to as BitTorrent Chat, the company has announced its official name as ‘Bleep’ and released a screenshot of the app’s current design. The key …

15 Real Tech Company Interview Questions You Will Probably Be Asked (And How To Answer Them)

The question was: You are shrunk to the height of a nickel and your mass is proportionally reduced so as to maintain your original density. You are then thrown into an empty glass blender. The blades will start moving in 60 seconds. What do you do?<p>Answer: Lots of variants but one is that you jump …

Plan B for Windows Phone?

I love Windows Phone, and I make no apologies for that. But I'm also pragmatic: With just 4 percent of the smart phone market, Windows Phone is an …

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How to move your music and photo libraries from one iOS device to another

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>There are three things that can eat up all of the free space on your iOS devices, and those are music, photos and videos. …

17 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>Tired of wasting your time watching cat videos or scrolling through your Facebook newsfeed? Want to be more productive next time you go online?<p>Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>1. Digital Photography School —</b> Read through …

Amazon's 3D smartphone may finally be set for release - Jun. 4, 2014

NEW YORK (CNNMoney)<p>The long-rumored Amazon smartphone may finally be primed for release.<p>In the tradition of breathless tech-industry hype, the company released a YouTube video on Wednesday teasing an unidentified device scheduled to be unveiled June 18 by CEO Jeff Bezos.<p>The video features people …

Apple’s next hardware will move beyond phones and tablets

If the Apple software announcements earlier this week seemed mild or even dull to some, it's because Apple's big news always comes in hardware. Though CEO Tim Cook's Worldwide Developer Conference keynote didn't hint at what new devices are coming, what seems clear is that Apple is looking to grow …

Google Glass gets more hands-free with notifications when you glance

Advertisement<p>0 Comments<p>Credit: Flickr / Thomas Hawk<p>Google(s goog) Glass just got easier to use thanks the latest software update from Google. Now …

ICE xPC Pocket Desktop Computer Unveiled

The development team over at ICE Computer have been developing prototype pocket desktop computers for some time but as yet has not brought anything …

Samsung Galaxy Tab 4 NOOK Tablet Announced

Samsung and Barnes & Noble have teamed up to launch a new tablet, the device comes with the NOOK branding, and it is made by Samsung, the Samsung …

The mobile company planning to dethrone Apple and Samsung

Everything you need to know about the four-year-old Chinese mobile company that has become the sixth largest handset company on Earth and the third largest in China<p>Xiaomi is a <b>Chinese</b> smart phone company that plans to rival <b>Apple</b> and <b>Samsung</b> on the global market with its cut-price smart phones.<p>At this …

iCloud Drive enables non-Mac App Store apps to use iCloud document storage

Prior to OS X Yosemite and Apple’s new iCloud Drive announced on Monday, Mac developers were explicitly required to succumb to the restraints of the Mac App Store to allow their customers to use iCloud file storage within their apps.<p>Now with the introduction of iCloud Drive, which gives users much …

LaCie's popular portable drive adds more convenience and durability

Who hasn't misplaced an accessory cable at one time or another? We've all been there. Well, to combat that issue with its popular orange-draped Rugged portable drive, LaCie has built it right in. A Thunderbolt cable is now attached to the mobile storage unit, wrapping around the edge of the device …

Apple Using M7 Motion Processor For Indoor Positioning With iOS 8

Apple has added a trick to its CoreLocation set of geopositioning tools in iOS 8, 9to5Mac has noticed, and that will make it possible for venue owners to build indoor positioning systems into software tied to their facilities. iOS 8 adds the M7 processor and iPhone motion sensors to the …

Apple’s New Fitness-Focused iPhone 5s Ad Premieres During Game 1 of Stanley Cup FInals

- Jun 5, 2014<p>Apple’s new fitness-focused ad for the iPhone 5s debuted last night during game one of the Stanley Cup finals. The new commercial …

Apple Researching Solar Cell Ambient Light Sensors Embedded in Displays

Apple continues to explore the various ways solar cell technology can be used to enhance the operation of electronic devices with a new patent application no. 20140152632 published on Thursday by the U.S. Patent and Trademark office. The document describes a method of using solar cells as ambient …

The cyborg era begins next week at the World Cup

Next week at the World Cup, a paralyzed volunteer from the Association for Assistance to Disabled Children will walk onto the field and open the tournament with a ceremonial kick. This modern miracle is made possible by a robotic exoskeleton that will move the user's limbs, taking commands directly …

Facebook Messenger for Windows Phone Gets Groups

Facebook today updated Facebook Messenger for Windows Phone with two new features and performance improvements. You can download the new version now directly from the Windows Phone Store.<p>Taking and sharing a photo is much quicker now as the action can be done in just one tap (just like on Android …

Apple makes a cameo in Beats’ epic World Cup ad (Video)

Apple’s iPhone and MacBook both made appearances in Beats’ new headphones ad celebrating the World Cup. Apple, of course, announced that it is buying Beats Electronics for $3 billion last week, a deal it expects to be approved by the end of September, and featured a Beats plug earlier this week at …

Blu, Prestigio and Yezz: Who are these companies designing Windows Phones?

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>Microsoft VP Nick Parker presented a bunch of new Windows Phones from “trusted Microsoft partners” such as Blu, Prestigo, Yezz …

Apple said to be moving TV ad development in-house

Apple has moved the development of more of its TV advertisements in-house, according to a new report. Citing sources, Bloomberg says the company's hired away a pair of key employees from its go-to outside ad agency Media Arts Lab, one of whom now runs an internal team that develops advertisements. …

Samsung Z is Galaxy on the outside, Tizen on the inside

While Samsung has been a loyal proponent of Android for quite some time, it's also spent the past few years cooking up its own open-source mobile operating system called Tizen. After several prototypes and revisions, the company finally saw fit to unveil the Samsung Z -- its first ever Tizen …

Fitbit designer: Wearables will help us become 'more human'

Gadi Amit is the president and principal designer at NewDealDesign, a San Francisco studio responsible for creating the look and feel of products such as the Fitbit, Lytro camera and yet to be released Project Ara smartphone.<p>Rather than having an army of wearables running up and down our sleeves, …

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Eye tracking could make Oculus Rift VR consumer-ready

<img src="http://cdni.wired.co.uk/138x138/a_c/ars.png" alt="Ars Technica" style="float: left;"/>Over the last two years, the Oculus Rift has won the …

This Fridge Doesn’t Need Electricity To Stay Cool

Inspired by studying frozen lakes, the Sure Chill can stay cold for up to 35 days–long enough to get life-saving vaccines to kids still living off the grid.<p>Jenny McCarthy might tell you differently, but vaccines really do save lives. Unicef estimates that 2 to 3 million kids survived in 2011 …

LG G3 review: the company's best phone yet

Bigger, higher resolution, simpler to use. That's how we described LG's latest flagship, the G3, when we finally got our hands on it last week. The headline feature is, without a doubt, that Quad HD (2,560 x 1,440) screen. I've been gazing at it intensely since the review unit landed in my hand. …

Latest OpenSSL bug ‘may be more dangerous than Heartbleed’

More critical weaknesses have been uncovered in the OpenSSL web encryption standard, just two months after the disclosure of the notorious Heartbleed vulnerability affecting the same technology.<p>Tatsuya Hayashi, the researcher who found one of the critical bugs, told the Guardian that the latest …

Sony's Xperia T3 is a mid-range phone with premium looks

Sony has already launched most of its high-end models like the Xperia Z2, so it's trying to spice up the arrival of its mid-range Xperia T3 model by touting the design. It claims that the otherwise modest 720p, quad-core 1.4GHz model is the "world's slimmest" 5.3-inch smartphone at 7mm thick. …