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Motorola's Moto X4 in pictures: The phone that marks the comeback of Motorola's mid-ranged Moto X series- Tech Pictures, Firstpost

5 best Android apps for screen recording and other ways too!

One of our more frequent requests from readers is to tell them how to record your screen on Android. The functionality has been around for quite some time but usually requires some tinkering and adjustment to get it. In Android Lollipop, they have a screen recording method building into the OS and …

Apps

Here’s why I think Nokia 8 is the top choice for a mid-range flagship smartphone

When HMD Global announced its first lineup of Nokia smartphones at the Mobile World Congress earlier this year, the budget devices – Nokia 3, Nokia 5, and Nokia 6 – were underwhelming. Some of them were fine devices, but they were only a timid representation of what the Nokia brand was.<p>And then …

Phones

The Essential Phone is a lot better than you might think

Over the course of just a few months, the Essential Phone has transformed from an overpriced device that was hard to recommend to just about anyone …

My first week with iPhone 8 Plus

I’ve been using an iPhone 8 Plus for over a week. It looks like an iPhone, works like an iPhone, and delivers on everything it promises — just like …

Pioneer's X-CM56 desktop Bluetooth audio system goes both ways

The Pioneer X-CM56 is a handsome three-box audio system, with two speakers and a combo CD player/Bluetooth/stereo amplifier/AM-FM radio. The features set and sound quality belie the X-CM56's modest $200/£180/AU$260 price. Fit and finish are very decent -- there's nothing about its design that …

Audiophile

iOS 9.3 Beta 5 Returns Full Functionality to Apple Pencil

Before iOS 9.3, you were able to use the Apple Pencil on an iPad Pro in much the same way you would a finger. This is one of those things I didn’t think I really cared about until it was taken away from me in the past four betas. After all, before the introduction of the Pencil, I had always used …

iOS 9 Beta: Sharing and Saving Voicemails

We're getting ready for Apple's big event next week, but in the meantime, Melissa Holt's got a brand-new iOS 9 trick for us! In this Quick Tip, she's …

Dementia and Palliative Care

Dementia is a deterioration of the brain. Although the disease progresses slowly, it finally causes the brain to stop working. Families caring for a …

Dangerous Weight Loss Linked to Common Dementia Rx

It's probably not your imagination that Grandma is becoming increasingly fragile over time. And her dementia medication may be partly to …

Laury's Legacy: Filmmaker Pamela Hogan talks about documenting her friend's f...

Elderly mother’s return from antipsychotic drugs | The Star

Blue and brilliant, Mary Bishop’s eyes glistened with a liveliness that prompted one of her daughter’s to call her “my beauty queen.”<p>“Mom’s eyes told …

Long-Term Care

Seniors with dementia eased into dental care

When Monte LeVernois is wheeled into a dental clinic at a long-term care home in Halifax, saying "Good morning" to him provokes no response. He has …

Losing to Dementia: One Woman’s Spiritual Journey.

Call this a Public Service Announcement.<p>It’s about the value, dignity and merit held by every human being. It’s about Dementia. It’s about …

Memory Box for Dementia

CARE & COMMUNICATION VIDEO:<br>See how to fill a Memory Box with photos and memorabilia, then position it just right for a person with dementia. It helps …

Why Do People Living with Alzheimer's Want to Go Home?

Do Alzheimer's patients want to go home? Or are they longing for a time and place when they were safe and secure and knew everyone's name and face?<p>My …

Upcoming Dementia Sessions from Alzheimer Society of BC

<b>Getting to Know Dementia</b><br>This introductory session is for people who are experiencing early symptoms of dementia, as well as family members or friends …

When Language Fails in Dementia, Use Music, Rhythm & Movement

TEEPA VIDEO:<p>Dementia in the middle-to-advanced stages diminishes communication & language. Watch Teepa Snow convey the power of music. See her …

Five things you should know about dementia

1. Dementia is not a natural part of ageing<p>We all forget a name or a face sometimes. Especially as we get older. But dementia is something …

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At 6PM we will continue to join forces and enrich our clinical IT solutions so that together we can help beat dementia through better research and …

Apple Watch Tips and Hidden Features: Handoff, AirPlay, and More

The Apple Watch is a brand new product platform for Apple, offering a significantly different experience compared to Apple's already established platforms, iOS and Mac OS. As the device is getting onto more and more wrists over the coming days, weeks and months, we've collected a bunch of helpful …

Inside Apple Watch’s ultra compact S1 chip exposes RAM, radios, a custom Apple processor, more

We’ve already seen the Apple Watch get torn apart by iFixit, giving us an inside look at the Taptic Engine, Digital Crown, and (mostly) battery, and now ABI Research has gone a level further and opened up the custom designed S1 chip that is the brains of the Apple Watch…<p>As part of its Teardowns …

Thyroid Support

A comprehensive article on thyroid function<p><i>I am a nutritionist and developmental specialist and am not in the business of dispensing medical advice</i> …