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15 Essential Accessories for MacBook and MacBook Pro

Because you and your laptop deserve nice things.

Take a 10-minute tram ride from Palm Springs' desert heat to a snowy mountaintop

Jan. 19, 2017, 6:00 a.m.<p>Family-friendly<br>• Deserts<p><b>Why:</b> Where else are you going to travel from the baking desert floor to a snowy mountaintop in 10 minutes?<p><b>What:</b> Plenty of crazy schemes have been hatched in the blast-furnace heat of the Coachella Valley, yet somehow this one came true. Back in 1935, a …

California

Feel small under North America's tallest falls

<b>Why:</b> North America's tallest waterfall, splashing down in one of its most gorgeous valleys.<p><b>What:</b> The essence of Yosemite Valley is soaring granite and falling water. So if you’re a park beginner, get yourself to the base of Lower Yosemite Fall. Preferably in spring.<p>This is the bottom of a …

National Parks

9 Preview app tips every Mac owner should know

The Preview app can do more than simply preview files. See all that this sneakily powerful app on your Mac can do.<p>The Preview app ought to have a better opinion of itself. This stock Mac app goes around calling itself "Preview" when it can do so much more than just preview files. To help Preview …

Tutorials

We Played Apple’s New Game That Teaches Kids How To Code

One recent evening, I spent my 40-minute commute guiding a friendly cyclops around a maze in search of gems. After moving the creature with a series …

Apple Could Leapfrog Amazon, Google And Alibaba With A Netflix Acquisition

To say that Apple results were looked upon as a disappointment this past week would be an understatement. The company reported good enough numbers for the December quarter but March guidance was lowered below Street estimates which disappointed investors.<p>Apple’s shares are down about 3% since the …

Televisions

Richard Branson: Dyslexia got me where I am today

Before he created a business empire, Richard Branson grappled with dyslexia.<p>The future billionaire would drop out of school at the age of 15 due in part to his learning disability. But clearly he did not let it prevent him from going on to greatness.<p>"Dyslexia is a kind of disability, but actually …

Jay Leno

Unleash Your Inner App Developer Part 12: Hardening Your Code

<i>Do you have an idea for an app but lack the programming knowledge to begin building it? In this weekly blog series, How to Unleash Your Inner App Developer, I will take you, the non-programmer, step by step through the process of creating apps for the iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad. Join me each week</i> …

iOS Programming

New York City With Kids: Free or Very Cheap

Living in New York City with kids isn't easy, but visiting my hometown with kids is an cinch. Really. Here are some of the best free or super cheap things families can do while visiting New York.<p><b>Sony Wonder Technology Lab.</b> This is free for all ages, but you must make advanced reservations by …

First time Portland: Stumptown's best sights

<i>That’s it, I’m totally moving here.</i> Don’t be surprised if you find yourself thinking along these lines after your first visit to Portland. It’s not a hard sell: Oregon’s largest city seduces easily, with its walkable neighborhoods, pretty green parks, famously great beer and coffee, laidback locals …

Oregon