Luke Soares

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12 DIY Planter Boxes You Can Make in a Day

If you’re short on space or don’t want to dig up your yard to put in plants, planter boxes are a good option. From simple to elaborate, there are …

The best new games we played this week - August 24

It's been a pretty good week for mobile games, with the release of some exciting new names and some very excellent ports from PC and elsewhere. If …

4 Strategy Games That Lets You Run A Country

although games like Dota that are considered strategy games can be fun to play sometimes, many of us strategy fans love to play a game where you run …

Beyond the Beach in Aruba

TravelIntelligent Travel<p>Visiting Eagle Beach for the first time feels like déjà vu. Haven’t I seen this place before? Oh yeah, it’s the dream beach on my credit-union checks and desktop wallpaper. Except that nothing beats experiencing it in person: the caressing breeze, the blindingly white sand, …

My Must-Have iPad Apps, 2013 Edition – MacStories

<i>For the past three years, I’ve been running a series called “My Must-Have Mac Apps” that, once a year, would list the apps that I found indispensable on my Mac. This year, considering the changes that I went through from a workflow perspective, I thought it would be appropriate to start focusing on</i> …

Apache Hadoop: Seven Predictions for 2013

At Thanksgiving we took a moment to reflect on the past and give thanks for all that has happened to Hortonworks the past year. With the New Year …

Do IT managers really “manage” storage anymore?

A while back, I asked an IT manager in Europe what tools he uses to manage storage. His response changed the way I think about our mission as a …

Storage Services for the Private Cloud

<b>Ready to Have Your Storage Software-Defined?</b><p>NetApp takes a holistic approach to software-defined storage that includes support for virtualized …

2013 Stevie Award Winners

2013 Stevie® Awards for Women in Business Winners<p>The following nominations were selected as Stevie Award winners in the 2013 Stevie Awards for Women …

Review: DeskConnect beats Apple to AirDrop-like file sharing between iOS and Mac

From time to time, I find myself needing to send some files from my Mac to my iPhone, or from my phone to my computer. This is especially true with things like screenshots for reviews. In the past I have used Photo Streams or email to get the images from my phone to my Mac, but both of those are a …

D-Link’s New Security Camera Is Cheap, iPhone-Linked And Has Motorized Pan-And-Tilt Controls

While there’s no dearth of choice when it comes to picking a security cam that can viewed over an iPhone, finding one with the ability to pan and zoom remotely is a trickier proposition. And finding one with pan-and-zoom for under $100 is even rarer.<p>But that’s exactly what D-Link’s new DCS-5010L …

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Getty Museum's Open Content project makes 4,600 pieces of art freely available to download

Much of the world's great artwork is tightly controlled, but the Getty Museum just announced a significant initiative to open things up — its new Open Content Program has made some 4,600 pieces of art from the museum's collection free to use. Users can visit the Getty Search Gateway to browse …

Pimp Your Screen iPad Wallpapers App – Updated with New Design

The excellent <b>Pimp Your Screen</b> wallpapers app for the iPad was updated this week, to Version 2.0. As the version number would suggest, this is a major update for the app – and it features a completely revamped UI that’s looking just great.<p>Here’s the full change list for this 2.0 update:<p><i>– Now with</i> …

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How to Build a Rain Barrel

Build it yourself for less than $100.<p>Use a 2-in. male threaded electrical (gray PVC) conduit adapter and a 2-in. female threaded conduit adapter to …

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build & SHARE your flipboard

Add a button to your website to help your visitors find and follow you on Flipboard.<p>Make it easy for other Flipboard users to share your content with the Flipboard audience.<p>Embed a thumbnail of your magazine on your website or blog to help others discover your Flipboard magazine.

GadgetellSolutions Media

26Jul/18<p>There are multiple departments within a retail organization, so which are most important? If we’re equating worth to cost — i.e., the annual …

Canary Home Security Device

With a bevy of intelligent sensors, a high-res camera, and an ear-piercing siren, the Canary can keep your home safe using nothing more than an …

Two Liter Soda Bottle Boat

This easy build uses two important scientific principles, buoyancy and stored kinetic energy, to float and drive a simple boat. The parts are all readily available around most homes, and the boat can be assembled in minutes, though a bit more time with waterproof markers can add some style to the …

This USA Chalkboard Map Takes You Back to Geography Class

This wipe away USA chalkboard map reminds me of those pull-down maps you had in grade school. Except you won't get in trouble for drawing all over …

How The DIY Butter Trend Got Churning

Artisanal food fever is raging, and the latest sign is the rise in sales of old-fashioned butter churns.<p>Purveyor Glenda Lehman Ervin of Lehman's sells old-timey kitchen gadgets online and at her family's store in Kidron, Ohio. She says the clientele is quite diverse. "There are lots of people …

The MacGyver Mindset: Outdoor Tips, Tricks & DIYs

Whether you're just in your backyard or off somewhere in the woods camping overnight, these DIYs will help you enjoy your time spent outdoors. Some …

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DIY Cooling Aloe-Mint Body Lotion

Google lets developers try building applications with on-premise version of App Engine

Google (s goog) is looking to help more companies develop applications in the Google App Engine way — except on companies’ own servers, not on Google …

Free “MCSA: Windows Server 2012” preparation materials

For Windows Server 2012 R2 Exam pratice klicke here.<p>Hi Community,<p>like for the MCSE: Private Cloud, I collected some free learning materials for the …