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7 Business Books that Will Change Your Life

What is a life-changing book? Is it a book that makes you quit your secure job and start your own company or just a book that helps you become a …

Self-improvement

SelectTV could be the best cord-cutting service you've never heard of

Everyone seems to be cutting the cord and ditching cable. We’re still watching an obsessive amount of TV – we’re just watching it on other platforms. …

Low-Cost Streaming Service Philo Coming to Apple TV This Summer, Unlocking TV Everywhere Authentication Soon

Last November a new streaming TV service called "Philo" was announced, aimed at providing a much cheaper monthly cost for users by cutting out all sports-related content. Starting at $16 per month, subscribers can stream 37 entertainment networks on multiple devices including iPhone, MacBook, Roku, …

The First 6 Pages of Bill Gates's Favorite Book Will Change Your Life (and the Next 500 Pages Aren't Bad Either) | Inc.com

If you're pessimistic about the state of world today, Bill Gates and Harvard psychology professor Steven Pinker have a message for you: "This bleak assessment of the state of the world is wrong. And not just a little wrong--wrong wrong, flat-earth wrong, couldn't-<i>be</i>-more-wrong."<p>The quote appears on …

Bill Gates

How To Scan A Document Using Notes on iOS

• Home<br>• How To<br>• iOS<br>• How To Scan A Document Using Notes on iOS<p>Chris Chepek - Jan 29, 2018<p>Apple Notes received an overhaul in iOS 11 adding great features for …

Apps

Ideas for Using the $40 Molger Bench All Around the House

(Image credit: Sean Galland)<p>If your furniture isn't going to be beautiful, it should at least be versatile. Case in point: IKEA's Molger bench. It's …

Living Rooms

Moving Tips + Hacks

(Image credit: Ashley Poskin)<p>Dread your upcoming move all you want, but it's going to happen. Make moving day less painful with this series of clever …

Hacking

5 Worth It Ways to Make Moving Out Hassle-Free

Well, <i>less</i> of a hassle, anyway. Moving into a place can be a lot of fun, but moving out, is nothing less than torture. Here are five laws, that, if …

Minimalism

Anything You Can Build - 3 Favorite Civilization Building Games

I love civilization building games. I was hooked back in 1991 when I played Sid Meier’s Civilization for hours on end on my PC with1 MB of RAM, and …

The Hitchhikers Guide to the Board Game Galaxy

How to use Apple’s terrific document scanner in iOS 11

You don’t need a separate app anymore<p>One of the most useful tricks in Apple’s iOS 11 update is found inside the Notes app: it’s a document scanner. If there’s a business card, receipt, or any other document you want to save or mark up, this tool makes getting it on your iPhone or iPad dead simple. …

The iPhone 8 is excellent, but not for everyone

Every product here is independently selected by Mashable journalists. If you buy something featured, we may earn an affiliate commission which helps …

iPhone X Vs iPhone 8: What's The Difference?

<i>Featured products in this article are independently selected and linked to for your convenience. If you buy something using a link on this page, Forbes may receive a small share of that sale.</i><p>The iPhone 8 and iPhone 8 Plus are now on sale (and there are important differences between them), but you …

Mobile Technology

iPhone X: Forget the experts, here’s what real people think

Commentary: Tim Cook says Apple doesn't make phones just for the rich. So I roamed around California and asked real, non-rich people whether the iPhone X excited them.<p><i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>The tech world often behaves as if …

Mobile Technology

How long should a $999 iPhone last?

I usually spend about $1,300 on a new computer, and I usually expect it to stay in good shape for about four years — if not more. So if I’m spending over $1,000 on an iPhone, how long should I expect to use it for?<p>Smartphones have never had the longevity that modern computers have, often staying …

Mobile Technology

Cord-cutting is happening faster than anyone predicted

Cable companies are terrified by the onset of “cord-cutting,” the term that analysts have attached to the trend of young people not wanting to fork …

This 8-Bit Version of the Last Jedi Trailer Is More Fun Than the Original

It even has the Star Wars director's approval.<p>The only video games I've played for at least a decade have been crappy, addictive phone games. I haven't purchased a real video game since I was in high school. But even though I'm not a gamer by any means, I do still have fond childhood memories of …

Lego

First Look: DARTH VADER #1

New York, NY—May 11, 2017 — The most fearsome villain in the entire galaxy returns for an all-new series — Prepare for DARTH VADER #1! This June, …

Memes Are Helping People Learn to Love the ‘Star Wars’ Prequels

Does the maligned trilogy finally have the high ground?<p>Well, whaddya know: The internet doesn’t hate the “Star Wars” prequels as much as it used to. …

Prequels

Hero Dad Builds DIY Millennium Falcon Theater for His Kids

Do you suffer from TFOYFD (Tablet Falling On Your Face Disease)? Do you love <i>Star Wars</i>, but hate boinking your nose bones with heavy gadgets? Then you …

Y’arrr! Tempest: Pirate Action RPG boards the App Store

Steve Jobs once said that it’s better to be a pirate than to join the navy. More than 30 years on, you can put that mantra to the test, courtesy of a new iOS game that’s just landed in the App Store.<p>Called <i>Tempest: Pirate Action RPG</i>, it’s a premium adventure role-playing game which lets you assemble …

App Store

15 free games that will help you learn how to code

Online learning has come a long way in the last few years. There are interactive courses, tons of online tutorials, and one of my personal favorite ways to practice coding: games.<p>While a game alone probably isn't going to teach you everything you need to know about coding, it can be a really …

I Learned to Take Better Photos By Digging Into My Camera's Exposure Settings

I shoved my phone in my husband’s face to show him a picture I’d taken of the New York skyline. “It’s good, right?” I asked, way too proud of myself …

Beginner Photography Tip: How to Maximize the Use of Your Kit Lens

When you step up from your smartphone or a point-and-shoot camera to something that has interchangeable lenses like a DSLR or mirrorless camera, it …

Landscape Photography

Free Up iPhone Space With These Hidden Tricks

It’s 2017 and I still often witness this soul-crushing scene: A friend goes to take a photo only to realize he doesn’t have any more space on his iPhone (soul crush 1). Then he frantically deletes apps or photos (soul crush 2). Finally, he can take a picture…of his latte (soul crush 3).<p>Deleting a …

Apps

Four of the best casual photography and filter apps for iPhone

If you're a seasoned iPhone pro, or a new user, the vast amount of simple photography apps can be staggering — AppleInsider picks out four cheap or …

How to Type on Apple TV Using Your iPhone or iPad

Being able to use your iPhone or iPad as a remote for your Apple TV is a fantastic feature, especially since the included remotes are easily lost. Using Siri to type on Apple TV (Gen 4) isn’t perfect, which makes using your iPhone or iPad to type on Apple TV the quickest way to type anything on …

Smart TV

Put a lock screen on your phone, sheeple!

With sensational news stories like the CIA leak and personal data seizures at international borders, everyone should have plenty of reason to be …

Aukey lenses good for iPhone photogs on a budget

Mobile photographers itching to expand their view beyond the fixed lens of the iPhone can find an assortment of attachments that vary in quality and price. And like their camera and lens forefathers, a high-quality lens generally comes with a high price.<p>There have always been exceptions to that …

5 iPhone navigation apps better than Apple Maps

Apple Maps is good, but these apps might be better.<p>Apple's built-in navigation app may be popular (possibly because it's, well, pre-installed on every iPhone), but it might not be the <i>best</i> navigation app for you. Luckily, you have plenty of options for your mobile navigation needs, from general …

Apps