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How To Download YouTube Videos

Sometimes streaming isn’t enough and you just want to know how to download videos from YouTube. There are plenty of reasons to do it. Perhaps you …

Top app for running Windows apps on Mac gets essential upgrades

Wine, the app that lets you run Windows programs inside macOS, just got a massive update that brings a whopping 6,600 changes — including support for 64-bit applications (finally!) and high-resolution Retina displays.<p>Apple started blurring the lines between macOS and Windows when it joined forces …

Apps

How to Save a Single Frame from a Live Photo on iPhone

Saving a still from a Live Photo on iPhone can be done in two ways. The first is to simply duplicate a Live Photo but save it as a still. However, that method doesn’t allow you to select a single frame from the Live Photo. You can use our tip on saving a still of your Live Photo if that’s what you …

App Store

Turn any wall into an 80-inch screen using LG’s Minibeam battery powered projectors

By Luke Edwards<p>There are easy to place short throw projectors and then there's the LG Minbeam PH450U and PH150G battery powered LED projectors that …

Gear & Gadgets

Chipolo vs. TrackR vs. Tile vs. Wuvo: The ultimate tracking device showdown

I lose things. Often.Actually, I don’t so much lose things as misplace them, whether under a couch cushion, in a jacket pocket, or deep in a backpack …

Gear & Gadgets

Canadian, World, Politics and Business News & Analysis

Three in 4 drivers travel above the speed limit on Canada's busiest highway

The speed limit sign says one thing, but your speedometer may say something else.<p>Some traffic experts say that governments should change speed limits …

An entrepreneur's letter to Justin Trudeau

<i>Andrew D'Souza is the founder of Clearbanc, a financial services firm for self-employed workers and entrepreneurs.</i><p>Dear Mr. Trudeau, Congratulations on your victory last night after an impressive, principled and positive campaign. I'm confident that your induction as our new prime minister will lead …

America's Gun Business, By the Numbers

Before a gun can be used to hunt, for protection, or in a mass shooting like Wednesday’s tragic killing in San Bernardino, California that left 14 victims dead and 17 wounded, it must be bought. That one sale is a single dot in a multibillion-dollar industry, one that is coming under new scrutiny …

Guns

How to type Apple logo () on a Mac

People who own Apple devices usually love the company. No matter if they have an iPhone, iPad, iPod touch, Mac, Apple Watch or any other product they …

Gazelle paying up to $480 cash for old iPhone trade-ins; vows to beat Apple, carrier offers until Sept 9th

If you plan to purchase an iPhone 6s later this month, now's the time to help fund that upgrade by making plans to trade in your existing iPhone …

Mobile Technology

Indie App of Note: for Meetings for iPad

• Home<br>• Apps<br>• iPad<br>• News<br>• Indie App of Note: for Meetings for iPad<p>Chris Hauk - Aug 24, 2015<p>Melbourne, Australia-based independent developer Imperative Software …

Apps

A $100 billion Spanish retailer is outsmarting everyone else in the industry

Inditex's valuation mark surpassed 100 billion euros (about $109 billion) on Wednesday.<p>Shares have been up 36% in the last year.<p>This accomplishment makes Inditex the most valuable company in Spain.<p>Its achieved market value is only held by about 80 companies worldwide, according to The Business of …

Hackers kill engine of moving Jeep on highway in security demo

Fiat Chrysler says patch released for most serious vulnerability involved<p>​A pair of veteran cybersecurity researchers have shown they can use the …

Mosquitoes find you by your carbon dioxide say researchers

It's been said many times: mosquitoes suck. But before they can suck your blood, they have to find you and researchers are trying to better …

Mosquitoes

Innovation isn’t dead; people are just slow to catch it

If you’re one of the people out there who haven’t taken the plunge on an Apple Watch, you’re not alone. While Apple’s latest wearable has gotten a ton of press and sold really well, a lot of the rank and file out there might think it’s a toy, or only for rich folks.<p>In fact, says journalist Morgan …

Apple Watch

Cellphones, Wi-Fi Deemed “Serious Public Health Issue”: Parliamentary Report

Cell phones and WiFi can cause cancer, infertility, and learning disabilities, according to a new report delivered Tuesday by the House of Commons …

Wi-Fi

Here’s How Apple Designs Experiences For Devices That Don’t Exist Yet

Apple famously keeps info about upcoming products locked down on a need-to-know basis, but that doesn’t mean it waits until hardware is fully-formed before creating software for it. Nor does it create either hardware or software in a vacuum, building one independent of the other. So how does it go …

Facebook Launches AMBER Alert System in Canada

Facebook Canada today announced an AMBER Alert delivery system in collaboration with police authorities in provinces across Canada.<p>The feature will …

Space Black Apple Watch (steel) in pictures

Technically Space Black is a diamond-like coating (DLC) on the stainless steel of the Apple Watch, but those are just words and they don't really do …

Demand for Apple Watch could use up third of world’s gold

We’re still waiting for the final pricing details on the Apple Watch, but if recent reports that Apple plans to sell one million gold Edition units a month are true, Apple Watch could wreak havoc on gold prices and do who knows what to the global economy.<p>Josh Center at TidBits has done some math on …

Smartwatches

The Simple, Often Forgotten Secret to A Profitable Business | Inc.com

"Why don't we have enough money in the bank to go on a vacation?" my wife asked me, befuddled at how little cash we had despite a fast-growth million dollar plus business.<p>It was September 2008 and I was befuddled too. We had been working our butts off, day and night, generating dozens of clients, …

Small Business

The King Of Online Gambling (Is 34)

Earlier this year David Baazov walked into the Manhattan offices of the Blackstone Group, the world’s biggest private equity firm, with an outrageous offer. At 33 Baazov was the little-known chief of Amaya, an obscure Montreal company with a loose handful of assets in the gambling industry. But he …

Listen up: Best headphones for the gym, the office or for zoning out

BackBeat Pro headphones from Plantronics ($300)<p>Best headphones for planes, trains, but probably not automobiles<p>The active-noise-cancelling BackBeat Pro headphones from Plantronics are superior in so many ways. To begin with, they are also wireless. With a 24-hour battery life, they can get you …

How to get a refund for iTunes or App Store purchases

If you experience a problem with music, movies, TV shows, books, or apps you purchase from iTunes or the App Store, you can request a refund directly …

Best iBeacon hardware crowned following extensive stress tests

A new report from AisleLabs shared with 9to5Mac ahead of its release examines the various Bluetooth beacon hardware options that support the ‘iBeacon’ technology Apple introduced last year. The extensive testing resulted in winners for four categories including style, performance, value for money, …

How to use Apple’s Continuity, iCloud Drive and AirDrop to share files with yourself

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>It’s like sharing for one; Apple refers to it as continuity. With the latest OS X Yosemite and iOS 8.1 updates, Apple has …

Yosemite & iOS 8 How-to: Send and receive phone calls from your Mac and iPad

Now that Yosemite is out, with iOS 8 running on your iPhone, you can send and receive phone calls from your Mac and your iPad (also running iOS 8). This is one of the features of Continuity, which further integrates and connects your Mac and iOS devices. Continuity also includes Handoff, Instant …