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75 of Our Best Cake Recipes (Yep... 75!)

If it's not clear from these 75 recipes, we just really like cake... a lot.<p><b>Sometimes you just need a slice of cake.</b> Or...75 of 'em. We rounded up some of our favorite cake recipes, and then kept finding more that we loved, and well, here we are. Happy baking!

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Elliptic Labs Launches Ultra-Fast Touchless Mobile Gesturing

Elliptic Labs, which specializes in ultrasonic touchless gesturing for consumer electronics, has announced what it calls “Ultra-fast Ultra-far Interaction” — meaning super fast speed coupled with a larger field of response for its touchless gesture technology.<p>Ultrasound signals sent through the air …

Two New Options for Combining Screenshots – MacStories

Readers of MacStories know how I like to present my screenshots. For the uninitiated, some context: screenshots from iOS apps that end up on MacStories are usually modified to have a clean status bar and, for iPhone apps, they're usually presented side-by-side with various layouts. I like how …

Awesome Google Features You May Not Have Known About

For example, did you know that Google can guide you through your wedding?<p>From the silly to the useful, these Google features (which we picked out of this great Quora thread) will make you love Google even more than you probably already did.

ICONIC: A Photographic Tribute to Apple Innovation [Sponsor] – MacStories

I’d like to tell you about a very cool coffee table book – it’s a book about Apple.<p>Back in 2009, a guy named Jonathan Zufi collected and photographed pretty much every single product Apple has ever made since 1976 and produced this stunning coffee table book. It’s called ICONIC: A Photographic …

How to jailbreak iOS 8.1.1

Here’s how the game of iOS cat-and-mouse jailbreak works. A team releases a working jailbreak for the most recent version of iOS to the public. Apple moves to eliminate the exploit that made the last jailbreak possible, releases a new version of iOS, and stops ‘signing’ previous jailbreakable …

Learn How to Build iOS Apps from Scratch

Have you always wanted to build an iOS app, but lacked the knowledge and skills? Have you ever signed up for an online course on creating iOS apps, only to feel frustrated because the content was out of date or not comprehensive enough? Are you dying to learn more about Swift and programming for …

How to repair/replace the iPhone 6 and 6 Plus battery, display, & more (Repair Guides)

Need to learn how to replace your iPhone 6 or 6 Plus’s battery, display, or other components? Our friends over at iFixit, the same ones that regularly tear apart the newest devices to have a look inside, today published its latest iPhone repair guides for the recently released iPhone 6 and iPhone 6 …

These Keyboard Shortcuts Will Unlock New Levels Of Productivity

So what are these magical secrets? Below are some that I use every day while editing Business Insider or doing anything else on a computer. Try picking them up one at a time and you'll find they become a natural part of your workflow.<p>Note: These are Mac shortcuts used in Chrome, but many are valid …

How To: Install Custom Keyboards in iOS 8

- Sep 18, 2014<p>With the debut of iOS 8, Apple’s mobile operating system now allows the installation of third-party keyboards such as offerings from …

Goodbye, iOS 7: Tips for preparing for the iOS 8 upgrade

Advertisement<p>1 Comment<p>Planning on upgrading to iOS 8 — or the iPhone 6, which is expected to launch next week? The following activities will make the …

Learn to Code iOS 8 Apps: 92% Off!

Looking back at WWDC 2014, the biggest news for many TNW readers was Apple’s new Swift programming language. If you’d like to get to grips with iOS 8 development and this new way of creating apps, we’ve got just the course for you.<p>The course is suitable for beginners and includes 350 videos and …

How to recover deleted photos from a memory card

Just deleted an important batch of images from your memory card? Never fear, here's how to undelete them for Mac and PC users.<p>"Uh oh."<p>Those are probably the first two words you'll utter when you realise your photos have disappeared. If you've accidentally formatted your card or you suspect it has …

Here's How to Stop Facebook From Snooping in Your Web History

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>This week, Facebook announced it was expanding its evil empire adding targeted advertising based on …

Learn To Build Apps With 88% Off The Complete iOS 7 Development Course

We know many readers are interested in learning to code. So, we partnered with StackSocial to offer TNW readers a special deal on one a great iOS 7 development course. In this iOS bootcamp, you’ll gain the skills needed to build your own iPhone & iPad applications for iOS 7. Normally $499, TNW …

Macy's tests location-specific store discounts using Apple's iBeacon (video)

The Bluetooth-based iBeacon feature in iOS 7 is theoretically ideal for retailers -- they can offer location-sensitive deals without having to track shoppers using GPS. We're about to find out how well it works in practice, as Macy's has just started testing Shopkick's iBeacon-derived ShopBeacon …

Macy's adopts iOS 7's iBeacon, serving up promos to your iPhone - Pocket-lint

US retail-giant Macy's will become the first to use Apple's iBeacon to push special offers and recommendations to customers' iPhones when they walk …

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Next gen NoSQL: The demise of eventual consistency?

Advertisement<p>7 Comments<p>The vast selection of NoSQL solutions today share qualities that have set them apart from their relational counterparts …

How to build a scientific approach to customer marketing

Advertisement<p>3 Comments<p>You’re spending plenty of time and money on your customer retention campaigns, but are you effectively measuring the …

GPU replacement program announced for 2011 iMacs, Apple to offer refunds for previous service

Remember the 2011 iMac's HDD replacement program? It seems like the machine thought it was time for an encore. Apple recently announced that 27-inch iMacs sold between May 2011 and October 2012 may be eligible for a free repair, citing faulty AMD Radeon HD 6970M GPUs (you can find the official …

5 baby gadgets fit for the Royal Baby

Baby Cambridge is a boy, and boy is this future king in for a dramatically different world of tech compared to his Millennial generation parents.<p>When …