John Tomizuka

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Cranberry juice won't prevent urinary tract infection, study finds

<b>(CNN) —</b> Cranberries, cranberry juice and cranberry products are often recommended as a natural way to prevent urinary tract infections, but a new study suggests that this effort may be futile.<p>Nursing home residents who took high-potency cranberry capsules did not have fewer episodes of urinary …

Google offers new collaboration tools for app designers

Google has released a slew of tools that designers and developers can use to build app interfaces. While they appear to be tied to the company’s Material Design language, which it launched in 2014, it looks like you’ll be able to use them regardless of what design principles you choose to …

Material Design

5 Visual Effects Canva Uses to Thrill Users

By Chris Doble<p>Canva is a graphic design tool built with the goal of helping everyone in the world create beautiful designs. That’s a pretty ambitious …

How To Make Your Own Almond Milk, Because It's Ridiculously Easy

Wham, bam, thank you, ma'am.<p>The list of ingredients on a carton of almond milk is long. Too long. It includes things like locust bean gum, sunflower lecithin, gellan gum and sometimes even carrageenan. Though those are all commonly found in many foods you buy at the grocery store and <i>most</i> aren't …

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Valve's big announcement should get you excited (and terrified) about virtual reality

We knew Valve would be showing some form of virtual reality something at this year's Game Developers Conference, but a surprise Sunday announcement blew the lid off the device and gave us more than enough details to get excited.<p>Here are a few reasons this is a very big deal.<p>The specs are …

For the vinyl curious: A complete $380 hi-fi system for LPs & audio files

You've probably read plenty about vinyl's sales surge that's been going on for years. Then, just a few weeks ago, Jack White's new "Lazaretto" LP sold 40,000 copies in one week, the most any LP has sold that quickly since 1991! New vinyl is easy to score online, but some yard sales and thrift shops …

Jimmy Fallon, Billy Joel and an iPad App – Two Man Doo-wop Group

What a great showcase for an iPad music app – The Tonight Show and Jimmy Fallon and Billy Joel putting it to some very good use. I think Fallon said the app is called The Looper – maybe this one. I love the musical bits on Fallon’s late night shows and this is a really fun one to watch.<p>Update: The …