Jasper Lim

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Samsung SmartThings adds A.I.-based Wi-Fi for faster, smarter home networking

Samsung’s new SmartThings Wifi router uses artificial intelligence and mesh networking to optimize whole-home Wi-Fi coverage while it also functions …

Wi-Fi

World-first solar probe en route to "touch the Sun"

The origins of NASA's Parker Solar Probe mission can be traced back to a paper published 60 years ago by astrophysicist Eugene Parker, describing …

Parker Solar Probe

A-levels vs the International Baccalaureate: which makes a more rounded student?

Few would disagree that a good education means more than just exam results. The benefits of non-academic experiences – from sports competitions, …

Education

The Smartest Laundry Tool You're Not Currently Using

When I first moved to Chicago, the cold, winter shock of a shared basement laundry room was there to greet me. I had to go outside and up and down …

Laundry Rooms

Robots ruin the fun of 'Where's Waldo?' with facial recognition

Where do we draw the line with robots? When they become murderous blind dogs? Autonomous Peeping Toms that watch your children? Or movie stars that …

Machine Learning

Apple Signals Smart Home Mesh Networking Interest by Joining 'The Thread Group'

Apple has become a member of The Thread Group, an organization that supports companies interested in innovating networking solutions for consumer smart home devices using the Thread mesh standard (via <i>9to5Mac</i>).<p>Apple has been added to the list of official members on the group's website, although what …

Networking

IKEA's New August Launches Are Surprisingly Luxe

It's been a big month for IKEA. First, the beloved Swedish furniture company debuted their 2019 catalog in stores on August 1, and now, they've …

IKEA

Most Job Candidates Fail My Simple Interview Test Right Away. Here's How.

Here are five things you can do to make your job hunt easier.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Every single time I interview a candidate for a position at work, I always start out by saying, “Tell me about yourself.”<p>Of course, I start with a little small talk here and …

Employment

Change These Settings on Your New TV for a Better-Looking Picture

If you’re one of those people who buys a brand-new TV, spends hours straining your back trying to place it in your home entertainment center (or …

Tutorials

22 things to do after work that’ll enrich your life more than happy hour and Netflix

Are you feeling a little uninspired lately? It could be because you’ve gotten into a bit of a rut, especially when it comes to your after-work …

George Michael

Review: Qi Wireless iPhone Charging Mount for Your Car

Scosche has added another powerful mount to its product line up, and it supports Qi wireless charging for the iPhone 8, iPhone 8 Plus, and the iPhone X. The <b>MagicMount Pro Charge ($59.99)</b> delivers up to 10 watts of Qi-based wireless charging and can be mounted on your car's window or dash.<p>Of course, …

IPhone 8

iOS 12 brings big improvements to iPhone’s Portrait mode

iOS 12 packs a whole host of significant improvements that Apple didn’t get a chance to showcase during its WWDC preview. One of those, according to one developer, is a greatly-enhanced Portrait mode for compatible iPhone models.<p>The image below highlights the impressive difference between a …

iOS

These Are 15 Free Excel Templates You Can Use to Make More Money

Use them...and profit.<p>In these days of cloud-based systems, mobile applications, and web-based services, why use a spreadsheet for any other purpose than analysis?<p>Three reasons: ease, customization, and cost. A spreadsheet can be easily saved, updated, and reused again and again. A good template …

Project Management

10 Things You Should Never Store in Your Basement

Unfinished basements and crawl spaces can be a great place to store items you don’t use all the time. But before you stash something down below, …

Home Improvement

3 Tips for Adjusting White Balance in Harsh Light | Moment

Tips<p>3 Tips for Adjusting White Balance in Harsh Light<p>August 07, 2018<p>Previous Post Next Post<p>White balance is one of the more simpler settings for …

Landscape Photography

10 Foods You’re Storing All Wrong

Do you find yourself emptying your fridge and cupboards of rotten food all too often? You might be making some of these common food storage mistakes. …

Kitchens

We read Apple’s 19-page privacy declaration so you don’t have to

Privacy has become a hot-button issue, and a committee of the U.S. House of Representatives recently sent Apple some questions about iPhone privacy protections. These were about location tracking, audio recordings, and third-party applications.<p>The in-depth responses spell out Apple’s strong …

Privacy

Apple Music launches new weekly ‘Friends Mix’ in For You

Apple Music is rolling out a new discovery mix called the Friends Mix, which updates every Monday. It collates 25 songs that your Apple Music friends have been listening to. The mix is appearing for some users across Apple’s platforms and does not seem to be tied to iOS 12 or any other beta …

Apple Music

How to maximize the life of your tires

Did you know the average tire completes 800 rotations for every mile of travel? Multiply that by the amount of miles you drive every year and that rubber is spending a lot of time rolling on the pavement.<p>With all that wear going on, it's paramount to keep your tires in good shape. A few simple …

George Washington

Want To Make The 4-Hour Workday A Reality? This Is Why Working Less Accomplishes More

When you’re stressed beyond your limit, the last solution you’d imagine is to do <i>less.</i><p>Yet, that might be exactly the key to accomplishing more and maintaining balance in your life. Managers are beginning to realize something pertinent: brains and bodies function better when they have <i>more</i> to do in …

Time Management

Mac: How to see Wi-Fi passwords for networks you’ve connected to

Have you ever needed to pull up a password for a Wi-Fi network you’ve previously connected to? Luckily your Mac probably has it saved, here’s how to look it up.<p>If you use iCloud Keychain, you should also be able to look up the passwords for the Wi-Fi networks that you’ve connected to with your …

Wi-Fi

How To Become Super Successful: Keep It Simple

It is estimated that adults make up to 35,000 decisions daily. Decision fatigue refers to the psychological concept that we have a limited number of mental resources, and using them to make irrelevant decisions can affect productivity. If you manage a business or even a side hustle, chances are you …

Success

I paid off my mortgage with a credit card—here’s how

Earlier this year, my husband and I dropped a major debt we had been carrying around for years — our home mortgage. We decided many years ago that we …

Personal Finance

16 Ways To Use Your Dishwasher To Clean Almost Everything You Own

Toys, boots, potatoes, and more.<p><b>Read more:</b><p>• 20 Hacks That'll Make Your Home Cleaner And More Organized<p>• 13 Clever Hacks That'll Make Cleaning Cheaper And Easier<p>• 20 Cleaning Hacks That'll Make You Say, "Why Didn't I Know About These Sooner?"

The Best NYC Hotels Under $200 a Night

"New York" and "budget" are two words that just don't belong together in a sentence. Almost every activity in the city comes at a price. Between the …

Manhattan

Apple Hides iPhone X Plus Secrets In iOS 12

While Samsung appears determined to leak every detail of its upcoming Galaxy Note 9, it seems Apple is not far behind. Having already spilt a major iPhone upgrade in a recent beta of iOS 12, the company has repeated its error to expose secrets of its massive new iPhone X…<p>Picked up Brazilian site …

Mobile Technology

The 6 Best Homework Apps to Help Students (And Parents)

Getting homework done can be a difficult process for a child. While information might add up in the classroom, some students have problems retaining …

Language Learning

Airstream brings app-based smart controls to its Classic RV

Airstream is bringing smart controls to its 2019 Classic RVs, giving users the ability to adjust lights, temperature levels and the awning, monitor battery and propane tank levels and even find their RV if they've wandered too far from it. Controls are easy to access via the new Smart Control app …

4G LTE

10 Cleaning Mistakes That Are Actually Making Your Home Dirtier

Cleaning the wrong way can waste time, and it can potentially make your home dirtier!<p><i>Why it’s dirty:</i> Despite spritzing it with a cleaning solution, …

Cleaning

14 Women Reveal The Details That Randomly Turn Them On During Sex & They're Hot

Any normal day would find me and my girlfriends talking about our sex lives in some capacity. The conversation usually goes along the lines of what …

Relationships