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Articles about 5 modern glass houses on Dwell.com - Dwell

It’s been awhile since we last visited the City of Light, so here’s a jaunt to five modern abodes we adore.<p>Philip Johnson and David Whitney used to invite great minds from the architecture, design, and art worlds to the Johnson-designed...<p>Refresh your home for the summer season with these simple …

Architecture

Cleared of aiding the enemy, Bradley Manning still faces a lifetime in jail. The very least we owe this heroic man is a debate on US foreign policy

Power has to be relentlessly fought. Without being constantly checked, exposed, harangued, mocked and driven back, it would swiftly devour all the …

How To Get The Most Out Of Google+ Today

Since its makeover in May, Google+ has been steadily winning a war of aesthetics over Facebook, which has yet to roll out its redesigned News Feed to all users.<p>While a visual overhaul is a great way to draw in users who have long neglected the mandatory social component of the Gmail address, …

Tomorrow’s Surveillance: Everyone, Everywhere, All The Time

Everyone is worried about the wrong things. Since Edward Snowden exposed the incipient NSA panopticon, the civil libertarians are worried that their Internet conversations and phone metadata are being tracked; the national-security conservatives claim to be worried that terrorists will start hiding …

New screenshots from hacked iPad iOS 7 simulator show potential Maps, Safari, Game Center UIs

This past weekend, we highlighted a couple of screenshots from a hacked version of the iOS 7 simulator that supports the iPad, and we also provided some steps to tweak the simulator yourself. Now, @SonnyDickson has sent in several new screenshots that show potential Maps, Settings, Newsstand, …

20 Gorgeous iOS 7 Screenshots [Gallery]

Today Apple unveiled iOS 7, the software’s biggest redesign since the debut of the original iPhone. We’ve already told you everything that was just announced at WWDC, so now it’s time to take a closer look at what iOS 7 looks like.<p>Apple has posted some gorgeous new images on its website alongside …

Apps

How to Build a Bootable USB Installer for OS X Mavericks (Updated for Golden Master)

Now that Apple has released their Golden Master seed of OS X Mavericks to developers, the public release could happen at practically any time! With …

Bas van der Ploeg

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Logo Design

Apple Plans To Boost iPhone Sales With New Trade-In Program [Rumor]

In an effort to boost iPhone unit sales, Apple is planning to roll out a new trade-in iPhone program later this month, according to a new report from Peter Burrows at Bloomberg.<p>Details on the new iPhone trade-in program are scant right now, but according to the report Apple is teaming up with …

iPhone

Use These Four Easy Tips To Master Evernote On Your iPhone And iPad [Feature]

Evernote is a fantastically useful service, with clients for the web, Mac, PC, and iOS. The iOS version is as full featured as the desktop version, a rarity these days, and really makes Evernote my go-to app for keeping track of stuff of all kinds.<p>Here, then, are four fantastic tips and tricks to …

Realmac Software Releases 'Analog Camera', A Touch-Based Photography App

Realmac Software, part of the team behind the intuitive gesture-based to-do app <i>Clear</i>, today released <i>Analog Camera</i> -- an iOS version of '<i>Analog</i>', a slick filter and border app for the Mac.<p>Like <i>Clear</i>, <i>Analog Camera</i> uses a gesture-based interface to navigate through a variety of filters and camera …

New Macs, Updated iOS and Mac Software, No iOS Hardware Expected for WWDC

Following Tim Cook's appearance at D11 last night, respected Apple journalist Jim Dalrymple has posted his expectations for Apple's WWDC Keynote next month.<p>It's not clear if Dalrymple, who is known to have excellent contacts at Apple, is passing on something in particular from the company or it's …

Mastering iTunes: Build A Better Smart Playlist [OS X Tips]

Smart Playlists are fantastic, and they really do work to help you listen to the kind of music you’re in the mood for, using a variety of user-controlled criteria. You can create a Smart Playlist for any given Artist in your iTunes library fairly easily.<p>But what if you want a playlist that includes …

Playlist

Best watch for men 2018: T3's guide to the chronographs, divers, and stylish dress watches from the best watch brands

By Spencer Hart<p>With only the best watch brands in existence, this is T3's round-up of the best men's watches to buy in 2018. It's not all about Rolex …

iOS 7 to Feature Major Redesign: "Very, Very Flat," and Focused on Simplicity | MacTrast

Following a report sharing supposed details of OS X 10.9, 9to5Mac has also posted some major new details about iOS 7. According to the report, iOS 7 …

Drafts 3.0 for iPhone brings better management, Reminders integration, and more

The popular note-taking app Drafts by Agile Tortoise that is known for its simple and fast entry method has gone 4.0 and brings with it many great …

Tweetbot for iPhone and iPad updated with new media timeline

Tweetbot for iPhone has been updated with a new media timeline view that features supported photos and videos. The image viewer has also been …

Nike adds friends, leaderboards, and photo sharing to FuelBand iOS app

Even as Nike recruits young talent to build an ecosystem around its fitness platform, the company isn't forgetting about existing products like the popular FuelBand. Today the FuelBand app for iOS was updated with two new features: friends and photo sharing. The first has been a long time coming; a …

Top 10 Things to Connect to Your Raspberry Pi - Raspberry Pi Spy

During my time with the Pi I’ve experimented with various devices and sensors. Here is my Top 10 list of devices to connect to the Raspberry Pi. In …

Dropbox Can Find Your Stolen Computer

Lost or stolen tech produces a sickening feeling. In the moment you realize your laptop is gone for good, you feel helpless.<p>But should you find …

Apple Updates Online Store With Touch-Friendly Navigation and Search Result Tweaks

Apple today rolled out a few minor tweaks to its online store (via <i>Mac Otakara</i>), making it easier to navigate the store on touchscreen devices such as the iPhone and iPad.<p>One change involves a new sliding navigation bar for product categories. From the main store page, once users select one of the …

British Library to archive one billion UK web pages by year's end

In a bid to permanently preserve Britain's stamp on the internet, the British Library will kick off an ambitious plan Saturday that involves archiving each and every URL with a .uk suffix. Already tasked with collecting virtually every printed work that originates in the country, laws are now …

25 Ways The iPad Has Taken Over The World In Just Three Years [Gallery]

It seems like we’ve been using iPads forever now, but the greatest tablet computer ever made is still an incredibly young piece of gadgetry. In fact, it’s celebrating its third birthday today.<p>What other three year old do you know who has changed the world like the iPad has?<p>A ton of tech luminaries …

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More on iOS 7, iPhone 5S, and Apple's plans for 2013

MG Siegler instigated an interesting conversation on Branch today when he wondered out loud about Apple's plans for 2013. I've already posted several …

Top iPad apps on sale

If you are looking for some exciting apps at a great price, check out our list of the best iPad apps on sale for April 3, 2013. These apps were on …

So I Went for a Run

Spoiler alert: Things got better. When you're a runner, they always do.<p>I was angry, so I went for a run. And things got better.<p>I was confused, so I went for a run. And things got better.<p>I was exhausted, so I went for a run. And things got better.<p>I was lost, unsure, empty, afraid. Certain that …

Apple ‘Running Behind’ on iOS 7 Due to Significant Visual Overhaul

‘iPhone 5S‘ rumor season has been in full swing for a while now, and we’ve even heard a fair bit of chatter about Apple’s next-gen iPad and iPad …

Preparing audiobooks for the road

Reader Oliver MacKenzie is tripping out over audiobooks. He writes:<p><i>For our daughter’s upcoming Spring Break we’re going on a long road trip. I have</i> …

Flipboard 2.0 Update: Create Your Own Magazines & More

The <b>Flipboard iPad app</b> has had a major update today, to Version 2.0. There are a host of new features in this update, but the one that is rightly grabbing headlines is the ability to create your own magazines within the app.<p>Creating Flipboard magazines is easy and fun, and I’m sure this is going to …