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The Unexamined Brutality of the Male Libido

After weeks of continuously unfolding abuse scandals, men have become, quite literally, unbelievable. What any given man might say about gender politics and how he treats women are separate and unrelated phenomena. Liberal or conservative, feminist or chauvinist, woke or benighted, young or old, …

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Manage devices linked to your iCloud account from an iOS device

The ability to manage devices currently signed in to your iCloud account is possible through iCloud.com, but did you know you can also do the same thing using an iOS device?<p>When viewing a list of devices currently linked to your account, you can remove a device from your account with just a few …

Has the Time Come for Democratization of the Economy?

A study released at the beginning of December by the Institute for Policy Studies (IPS) reported that America's 20 wealthiest individuals own more wealth than roughly half the American population combined--152 million people. The startling level of economic inequality in the United States is also …

5 Steps to Achieve Your Own Personal Transformation

5 Steps to Achieve Your Own Personal Transformation – and Make 2016 a Standout YearDecember is a season of transformation – which means it’s the …

Motivation

What Exactly Is Emotional Meditation? Part 1

<b>So what exactly is emotional meditation?</b><p>To really understand emotional meditation we will need to understand the way in which our emotions serve us.<p>Our emotions are an extraordinary gift; they are the ultimate relational tool. They are ultra-responsive and very immediate. <b>Like an internal satnav</b> …

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How to save voice mail and text messages to your Mac

Voice mail and text messages are important pieces of communication. Many people like to save them forever, whether it’s for evidence later on or …

As the machines take over, Apple desperately clings to humanity

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>The ideas on show at Apple's WWDC 2015 were less magical and revolutionary and more human and nostalgic.<p>Apple launched its new music service by first reminding everyone that its brand was about people, …

Algorithms of the Mind

<i>What Machine Learning Teaches Us About Ourselves</i><p><i>Originally published at</i> <i>blog.arimo.com</i><i>.</i><i><br>Follow me on Twitter</i> <i>to keep informed of interesting</i> …

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The $5 Billion Battle For The American Dinner Plate

Investors in startups like Blue Apron, HelloFresh, and Plated are wagering hundreds of millions of dollars on the idea that dinnertime is just too hard to manage. As meal-kit startups spring up like so many mushrooms, Fast Company investigates the boxed-meal phenomenon and how it will change the …

Review: Griffin’s WatchStand is an inexpensive and well-designed home base for an Apple Watch and iPhone

<b>Company:</b> Griffin Technology <b><br>Product</b>: WatchStand <b><br>Price:</b> $29.99 <b><br>Compatibility:</b> Apple Watch and any iPhone <b><br>Website:</b> http://griffintechnology.com <b><br>Date:</b> May …

This week in accessories: Bobine Watch for the Apple Watch and more

Welcome back to our weekly look at some of the newest accessories you can purchase for your iPad, iPhone, or even Apple Watch. In this edition, we’re …

Review: Twelve South’s HiRise helps to protect your new Apple Watch while it is charging

I’ve owned a number of smartwatches in recent years, including the first-generation Pebble, Moto 360, and recently, the Garmin Fenix 3. Beyond eyeing …

Take Me There for Apple Watch gets directions for your favorite places in fewer taps

Take Me There, a recently released $0.99 app for the Apple Watch, is designed to make it easier than ever for users to get directions to their …

Yogo makes it a snap to brand your photos

There are any number of photo editing apps available now, but what if all you want to do is add your personal or company logo to an image? That’s …

Apple's iOS 9 offers a dedicated iCloud Drive app

Another iOS 9 feature not mentioned by Apple during today’s WWDC keynote includes a dedicate iCloud Drive app. Currently, in the first beta version …

How To Use Google Docs For Blogging And Marketing

Google Docs is where I do my blogging. I’ve mentioned it before, and listed my reasons, which include everything from interface to how it fits into …

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Does MONTAR's Claims of Being the Strongest Car Mount Measure Up?

Winner Gear gave me their <b>MONTAR ($29.99)</b> car mount to try. While the MONTAR is billed as a universal car mount, there's no reason you coudn't use it for a desk mount as well. The base has a powerful suction grip which should work on most flat surfaces. Winner Gear also bills the MONTAR as World's …

New Apple Watch Features! (watchOS 2 & iOS 9)

Hands-On With Doppler Labs’ Here Active Listening System

On Tuesday, Doppler Labs unveiled their second audio product with the Here Active Listening System.<p>In short, these are two independent ear buds that (with zero latency) give you complete audio control over your environment. If you want to reduce the volume of a crying baby or a screeching subway …

How to find, install, rearrange, and delete apps on your Apple Watch

Third-party Apple Watch apps aren't <i>truly</i> apps — they're iPhone app extensions. As such, when you download an iPhone app with an Apple Watch …

Apple Pay survey finds many retailers still resistant over data control & costs

Apple has invested a lot into its Apple Pay mobile payments solution since its launch last fall. Since launching in October, the payment method is already accepted at more than 700,000 retail locations, according to the company. Reuters today has published a new report in which Apple says that …

Apple Pay

Merchants aren't 'skeptical' of Apple Pay, they're just self-serving

That "about half will accept Apple Pay this year" is what the company's CEO, Tim Cook, previously referenced in his year of Apple Pay comments back …

How to Use the Mail App on Apple Watch

Dealing with daily emails on Apple Watch is probably low on the list of things you want to do with the wrist-worn device, especially since you can't actually write or respond to emails in the Apple Watch Mail app. However, Mail can be a useful way to clean out your inbox without pulling out your …

Smartwatches

The fitness apps that gave me six-pack abs

I saw my six pack for the first time at the age of 40. Prior to that, my abs had been hidden behind a thick layer of fat that I’d built up over years of living a sedentary geek lifestyle. The only exercise I got was racing to be first in line at the Apple Store for a product launch.<p>Then one day, a …

Apps

8 Apple Watch fixes I want in the next software update

The central problem with the Apple Watch is its software. When I hand someone an iPhone, its user interface is intuitive. Yet to me, the Apple Watch …

Review: OmniFocus 2 for iPad

After concluding that Evernote wasn’t the task management solution for me, I decided to check out OmniFocus 2 for task and project management. I’d heard a lot about OmniFocus as a productivity suite from other Apple die-hards. In fact, our very own Patrick Jordan used to swear by OmniFocus a few …