macbro

23 Flips | 5 Magazines | 175 Likes | 16 Following | @macbro | Keep up with macbro on Flipboard, a place to see the stories, photos, and updates that matter to you. Flipboard creates a personalized magazine full of everything, from world news to life’s great moments. Download Flipboard for free and search for “macbro”

23 tips and tricks to get the most out of your Apple Watch

From messaging to productivity to advanced fitness tracking, Apple Watch has something for every user.<p>But not every Apple Watch feature is obvious from the get-go. Apple has filled the watch — which is now on its fourth iteration, the Apple Watch Series 3 — with neat tricks and helpful tools to …

Smartwatches

How To Tell if Your iPhone Was Originally Purchased New, Refurbished, Replacement, or (Fancy!) Personalized

- May 11, 2018<p>If you’re buying a used iPhone, or need to have your iPhone repaired, or maybe it’s just a particularly boring weekend, you may wonder …

Apple’s Done Making Airport Routers, So Try These Instead

Close observers of Apple’s networking products—surely they exist—know that the company hasn’t updated its Airport line of Wi-Fi routers since 2013. …

Google employees want to teach you to code for free with their latest app

A bunch of Google employees participating in the company’s Area 120 internal incubator have launched Grasshopper, a free mobile app for Android and iOS that teaches you the basics of programming.<p>It’s beautifully designed and is suitable for just about anyone who can be trusted to use a phone on …

Apps

My Biggest 10 Lessons After My Startup Got Acquired For Millions

For the past six years, I’ve had the privilege of building CoFoundersLab (largest network of entrepreneurs), which has been a true labor of love, and I’m proud of what the team and I achieved together. In this regard, we recently announced that CoFoundersLab has been acquired by Business …

How to Edit PDF Files for Free

Not everyone can afford the steep subscription fee that Adobe charges for its Adobe Acrobat DC PDF editor (Rs. 12,168 per year). The app is the best …

You May Live Longer By Severely Restricting Calories, Scientists Say

Research has shown that sharp reductions in the amount of food consumed can help fish, rats and monkeys live longer. But there have been very few studies in humans.<p>Now, some researchers have found that when people severely cut calories, they can slow their metabolism and possibly the aging …

Holistic Medicine

Most Buzzed Designs of January 2018

Below you’ll find the most popular designs we’ve tracked over the last 30 days – an overview of designs you shouldn’t have missed in January …

Early Facebook and Google Employees Form Coalition to Fight What They Built

SAN FRANCISCO — A group of Silicon Valley technologists who were early employees at Facebook and Google, alarmed over the ill effects of social networks and smartphones, are banding together to challenge the companies they helped build.<p>The cohort is creating a union of concerned experts called the …

Social Media

The ex-Tesla engineer who created an FDA-compliant hangover cure made $1 million in 3 months and was almost thrown out of the country by Trump's immigration rules

Imagine accidentally creating a startup that makes a cure for hangovers. The startup turns out to be so successful, raking in $1 million in three months, that you need to quit your high-paying job at Tesla, only to then find yourself nearly kicked out of the country by the Trump administration …

Trump Administration

NEW TO MAC OS? HERE ARE 30 OF THE BEST APPS AVAILABLE

So you’ve got a new Mac and you’re looking to make the most of the robust application environment on MacOS Sierra? Well, we’ve got you covered. There …

Apps

The Real Reasons The iPhone 7 Ended Up With An Intel Chip Inside

The Intel LTE modem chip in the new iPhones was a huge do-or-die effort at the chip maker and may mark the start of its rebirth in mobile.<p>In the fine print of the iPhone 7 documentation is the detail that the AT&T and T-Mobile versions of the new device won’t work on Sprint’s and Verizon’s CDMA …

IPhone 7

This startup is taking on Airbnb and Hotel Tonight by letting you find a place to crash at the last minute

Overnight had already launched in Los Angeles, so Austin was its second citywide roll-out.<p>The launch was a success for the company, which offers users on-demand booking of short-term rentals. Think Airbnb meets Hotel Tonight.<p>Overnight's rentals were cheap — private rooms were going for $70 or $80 …

Startups

The Secret to Learning a Foreign Language as an Adult

<i>Answer by David Bailey, CEO of Spotnight, on Quora.</i><p>I’ve learned several foreign languages as an adult. I was able to learn French to conversation …

5 things we learned from Tim Cook's 60 Minutes fluff piece

Apple has 800 people working on the development of the iPhone's camera alone, Tim Cook has said<p>Speaking in a wide-ranging interview on <i>60 Minutes</i> -- …

Caseology review: Testing 4 of the nicest iPhone 6s cases available

Caseology is a fairly new smartphone case brand and the company was kind enough to send Cult of Mac four different cases from its iPhone 6s lineup to test out. With the vast majority of Caseology cases on Amazon receiving 4-star and 4 and a half-star reviews, I was eager to see if they lived up to …

A List of Content Blockers for iOS 9

Skew: a new photo app that lets you fix crooked lines and poorly aimed shots

I will be the first to admit that I am terrible at noticing lines and angles when I snap pictures. I even use the stock Camera app’s grid feature, …

Mum's the Word

Stephanie Seymour's stylish sons Peter Brant Jr. and Harry have become society obsessions. But like their supermodel mom, they're part of a fashionable family that doesn't take itself too seriously. Strike a pose, there's nothing to it. Plus read the exclusive interview.<p>Sebastien Faena

Italy’s Cultural, Creative and Intellectual Continuum

As London’s Victoria and Albert Museum unveils "The Glamour of Italian Fashion," Colin McDowell explores the country’s rich fashion history.<p><b>LONDON,</b> …

What Steve Jobs Taught Me After I Said “No” To Him

James Green, CEO of the search retargeting company Magnetic, was once hired by Jobs as a VP at Pixar Animation Studios. And, curiously, it was while working for one of his biggest business heroes that Green learned what not to do when leading a company.<p>I worked for Steve Jobs at Pixar Animation …

How mobile phones are making cash obsolete in Africa

When he rolls into a gas station to fill his tank, Barkhad Dahir doesn't get out of his car. He punches a few buttons on his cellphone and within seconds he has paid for the fuel.<p>With the same quick keystrokes on his phone, he pays for virtually everything he needs: groceries at the supermarket, a …