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This app turns your Mac or PC into a super-cheap Apple TV

Use the Reflector 2 app to view your phone's media on your Mac or PC.

How to tell if your PC is running Windows 10 Creators Update

Depending on when it was put together, the new laptop or PC you just unboxed may or may not have Windows 10 Creators Update installed. It's a major update that was released in April and one to which you should upgrade.<p>Microsoft isn't so forward as to slap Creators Update branding all over Windows …

Ben Heck's essentials series: Wireless communications

Karen is really wired, and this time we don't just mean hyperactive. Ben, Karen and Felix get together to talk about the essentials of wireless technology. There are many different ways for electronics to communicate information, including WiFi, xBee, Bluetooth, mobile networks, RFID and NFC -- and …

Air Traffic Controller Saves Pilot's Life by Noticing Slurred Speech

Related Articles<p>I was listening to air traffic control / pilot exchanges on YouTube when I came across this news story from 2013. (The story also …

Interesting Animation Explains How Airplanes Are Able to Fly

Drag. Thrust. Lift. Jet engines. Propellers. Wings. This animation breaks down just exactly how an airplane flies and it’s pretty damn interesting. …

This Windows 10 shortcut finally makes your touchscreen useful

When I got my new laptop a few months ago, I was excited to try using the touchscreen for a better browsing experience. Sadly, the feature gets little to no use, simply because I’m quicker with a mouse.<p>However, Windows 10 has a neat ‘slide to shut down’ function that lets you turn off your computer …

The HondaJet's Brand-New Engine Is Finally Approved For Flight

Honda Aircraft recently debuted their first production HondaJet, and the over-the-wing aircraft design is anticipated to revolutionize the light jet …

EasyJet pilots abort landing attempt at Bristol Airport after 'losing situational awareness' and flying off course

• <b>The Airbus A319 was flying from Glasgow to Bristol on the night of May 13</b>• <b><br>A report said the pilots 'became disorientated' and flew across a</b> …

100 Windows 10 tips and tricks

87. Bypass the sign-in screen in Windows 10<p>Speed up boot by logging straight into Windows 10 by typing 'netplwiz' in the search bar to bring up the …

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The best wireless mouse

Wires are so last century. Wireless mice have become the standard for computer interaction. They just make sense: If you’re going to have an input …

Exhausted pilots tell Cathay Pacific their growing workloads are a threat to flight safety

Flight safety is under threat as exhausted aircrews cope with increasing workloads, senior Cathay Pacific pilots have warned in a letter to the …

Windows 10 tips for gamers: How to save your bandwidth, do a clean install, and more

Just because you have a new operating system doesn’t mean everything is working like it should.<p>Windows 10<p>New Windows 10 game<br>• How to get Minecraft: Windows 10 Edition<p>Here’s a secret: If you installed Windows 10 today, you agreed to have your computer act as a peer-to-peer host for sharing Windows …

Could Air Canada’s discount line Rouge eventually fly into the red?

In its short life, Rouge has been credited with giving Air Canada a financial boost and shaking up the country's airline industry, but at least one analyst says the parent company may be digging itself into a hole with its expansion strategy.<p>By stuffing its planes with more seats and paying lower …

‘Wow’: Boeing Plane Moves Down the Runway, Then Takes Off in a Way You’ve Likely Never Seen Before

A video posted online Thursday by Boeing shows a 787-9 Dreamliner display the aircraft’s technical capabilities by ascending into the air with an incredibly steep take off.<p>“Filmed above Moses Lake, Wash., the video spotlights technical maneuvers that showcase some of the airplane’s many …

Windows 10: Nine things you need to know

Windows 10 has arrived. I've spent the last nine months running the Windows Technical Preview on desktops, laptops and tablets, watching it evolve from interesting concept to my primary operating system.<p>If you're new to the party and have questions, I've got some answers on the latest step for …

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10 Clever Lifehacks You'll Wish You Thought Of

Never do battle with a jar again<p>No matter what you're doing, there is usually a better way to do it. And to that end, here are 10 lifehacking GIFs that will show you clever, better ways of accomplishing tricky things around your house. That plus a few that are just silly fun.<p>You can find all these …

What to do with a broken iPhone 6S/6S Plus screen

The iPhone 6S is made of metal and glass -- mostly glass. So it's probably only a matter of time before you drop it on the concrete and end up with a shattered screen (unless you happen to be rocking an ultra-protective Ballistic case, or something).<p>Assuming you don't have month-to-month phone …

An Air France flight was forced to divert short of its final destination in Paris for several hours so the pilot could rest. Frustrated passengers trying to get home on an Air France flight were stuck in Manchester for over seven hours after their pilot ran out of flying hours. Daily Express reports the flight from […]

Overworked Pilot & Unprepared Airline Force Flyers to Suffer Through 7-Hour Delay<p><i>An Air France flight was forced to divert short of its final</i> …

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