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German student comes up with an amazing 'mobile airbag' for your phone

We've all been there: A minor fumble, and seconds later your $500 (or more!) smartphone crashes to the floor.<p>A good case and a screen protector might …

Screen Protector

Here's How I Reduced Robocalls by About 95 Percent

The unsolicited calls made to your cell phone are a huge annoyance--and here's what to do.<p>Have you been getting a lot of robocalls lately? Yeah, join the club.<p>You know what I mean. These are unsolicited calls made to your cell phone. They come in waves - sometimes ten or eleven in a row, …

Identity Theft

The 15 Best Netflix Documentaries You Need To Stop Skipping Over

You always see them on Netflix, now it's time to watch them.

What Is MCT Oil and Why Is It In My Coffee?

Let's take a look at this alleged superfood, officially called medium-chain triglyceride oil.<p>Would you put oil in your morning coffee if it promised …

5 Free Trials I Think Every Cord Cutter Should Try

The best part of being a cord cutter is having a ton of services to pick from. What makes cord cutting even better is the ability to try most of them …

Top 10 Apple TV Remote Tips and Tricks

When Apple released the fourth-generation Apple TV in 2015, it also included a new Siri Remote with the set-top box (although in some regions Apple kept the original name "Apple TV Remote" due to Siri not working in those territories).<p><i>Subscribe to the MacRumors YouTube channel for more videos.</i><p>The …

17 Hidden iPhone Hacks You Never Knew About

From charging the battery faster to taking a hands-free photo, these are the secret iPhone hacks you wish you knew sooner.<p>Few things are worse than …

Hacking

21 Low-Cost Ways to Make Money from Home

Startup costs can be a real barrier to getting up and running, so here are some work ideas that cost little to no money to consider.<p>Startup costs for training, schooling or equipment can be a real barrier for many people who want to make money from home and are limited to what they already have in …

Employment

You Can Start This 6-Figure Service Business Tomorrow Morning for Under $100

The people delivering bread to grocery stores make good money but never get a vacation. That's a lucrative problem you can solve.<p>7 min read<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>About a year ago, I wrote an article about a six-figure service business that you can start for …

Entrepreneurship

Amazing Benefits of Fresh Ginger Carrot Juice You Should Know

The world has been becoming increasingly health conscious, all thanks to the many disorders that are mushrooming over the past decades. Many have …

5 hidden MacOS High Sierra features you need to know

A revolutionary update, MacOS High Sierra was not. Instead of a massive design overhaul, it focused on a number of under-the-hood changes, namely Apple File System (APFS) for better performance and security, HVEC for improved video compression and Metal 2 for more powerful graphics.<p>High Sierra did, …

High Sierra

9 Fattening Foods You Should Never Eat Again

What is the food you refuse to eat? Tofu? Peas? Liver and onions? Whatever it is, it might be because you do not like how it tastes, not necessarily …

If You Want to Diminish Belly Fat, Eat Any of These 32 Delicious Dinners

If you're one of those people who tend to carry weight in their belly, you can do something about it! While hundreds of crunches aren't exactly the answer, what you put in your mouth is. Certain foods are proven to diminish belly fat, like whole grains, MUFAs like avocado, nuts, seeds, and olive …

Healthy Eating

The Best Smart-Home Devices of 2018

We may have only learned to embrace the smart home in 2017, but 2018 is shaping up to be the year we finally take our technology to the next level — …

Smart Homes

Ten fabulous Finder commands you should be using

Think the Finder’s menu commands are simple and straightforward? Think again. Add to your desktop repertoire by using hidden menu (and keyboard) …

Fray Fix Fixes Frayed MagSafe Cables

Fray Fix is my favorite kind of gadget: cheap, simple, and completely single-minded. And it doesn’t even have any stupid CamelCasing or vowel movements in its name. What is it? A protector for the power cable on your MagSafe brick.<p>You know the power plugs you get on home appliances? The ones which …

How To Work Around The Feedly ‘Over Capacity’ Bug On iPad

If you’re like many of us in the tech journalist business, you rely on your RSS feeds to keep track of what’s going on in the blogosphere. That makes this transition time after the demise of Google Reader, a fantastic service (not an app!) that had great APIs to work with any third-party RSS reader …

Our top five Dropbox tricks

If you asked <i>Macworld</i> editors to name the technologies they can't live without, you’d inevitably hear about Dropbox. This file-synchronization service …

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Here’s How To Send Directions From OS X Mavericks Maps To Your iOS Device [OS X Tips]

One of the features I’ve been most looking forward to in OS X Mavericks is the ability to send directions from my Mac to my iPhone, to be able to take my directions on the go, even when I’m searching on my Mac. I hate having to go to my iPhone (or iPad) and re-enter the starting and ending …

iOS 7: AirDrop video walkthrough

As you all know by now, Apple has added new AirDrop functionality to iOS7, a desperately needed function that allows users to share files easily …

Here’s Where To Download OS X Mavericks’ Beautiful New Wallpaper [Image]

If you want to make your Mac look like it’s running OS X Mavericks but don’t want to wait for fall (or for the Apple developer site to stop crapping itself), here’s the default wallpaper OS X 10.9 now uses.<p>Looks great, doesn’t it? Download it in high-resolution here or here directly from Apple.

Eight easy ways to move between folders in OS X

You probably spend a lot of time moving in and out of folders in the Finder as you navigate among your files and apps. Getting into a folder is easy: …

Automator workflow of the month: Automatically copy Photo Stream images

I recently read Jeff Carlson’s “Four things Apple could do to improve iPhoto right now,” and one point he made struck me in particular—that I …

Badger Brings A New Level Of Meaning To iPhone App Badges [Jailbreak]

Badger is a new jailbreak tweak that lets you access unread notifications from an app icon. Instead of opening Notification Center, swiping on a specific icon can reveal a list of notifications. From there, you can clear individual messages and even respond to texts.<p>Once you install Badger, the …

Text yourself when your Final Cut Pro X shares have completed.

FCPX is very quick when it comes to editing, but sharing can take its time depending on what you are sending and to where. Ben Balser has a handy tip …

Get A Clean iOS Install Without Losing Your Jailbreak With Semi-Restore [Jailbreak]

If you jailbreak your iOS devices, there usually comes a point where you get stuck on an older firmware because the latest one hasn’t yet been hacked by the jailbreak community. When this time comes, it’s almost impossible to restore your device and start with a clean OS <i>without</i> losing your …

Limelight: A Beautiful New iPhone App For Keeping Track Of Movies

Limelight is a new iPhone app for collecting movies and sharing them with friends. Released earlier this week by indie dev studio 9:42 AM, Limelight is pitched as a “new way to browse and organize your movie library.”<p>Inspired by Delicious Library on the Mac, Limelight borrows from similar digital …

Hands-on: New photo features in Google+ challenge Facebook and Twitter

Google put a new spin on its Google+ social network with a no muss, no fuss set of automatic photo enhancement features. After setting up a few …