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Articles about 12 tips clutter free home office on Dwell.com - Dwell

All of us have heard that the real estate market is "bad" right now. However, what is bad for sellers is often good for buyers.<p>Spring is coming and home improvements are in the air.<p>Whether your home office consists of a designated room or a tight corner in your kitchen, there are certain key …

Architecture

101 Cycling Tips to Completely Transform Your Bike Life

Ride better, get stronger, be happier, go faster, look nicer, stay safer, get fitter, smile wider, and lots more<p>Want to be a better cyclist? Just ride. Every time you turn the pedals, you naturally improve a little. Of course, one well-placed tip, trick, or nugget of wisdom can help you achieve …

Building Cordova apps for Firefox OS – Mozilla Hacks - the Web developer blog

<b>Update:</b> <i>In addition to the Cordova integration described below, Firefox OS is now supported in the 3.5 release of Adobe PhoneGap.</i><p>If you’re already …

Can An iPhone 5s Film Itself Being Burned Alive? [Video]

Can an iPhone 5s film itself being burned alive?<p>The answer, it turns out, is no, but that didn’t stop the wasteful doofuses at TechRax lit an iPhone 5s on fire with a combination of gasoline and Axe body spray anyway. They set the iPhone to record, lit it aflame, then dunked it in a bucket of water …

iPhone

Print Your Own Paper Keyboard For iPhone

Forget 3-D printing. The future of personal manufacturing is now 2-D printing – when you’re making iPhone keyboards that it. Using nothing but a keyboard printed onto a sheet of regular paper, along with Gyorgyi Kerekes’s new Paper Keyboard app, you can type and play games as if you’d dropped cash …

iOS

Windows Phone 8 update adds support for phablets, quad-core CPUs

Microsoft's latest Windows Phone 8 update gives the ailing operating system another chance against Apple and Google, with support for larger screens …

Windows Phone

11 Hidden Messages in Company Logos

When Wendy's redesigned its logo in 2013, the company insisted the word "MOM" in the collar was unintentional. But plenty of other logos contain …

Pop Culture

Java8 The Good Parts @ JavaOne 2013 - DZone Java

Just yesterday I gave a presentation together with Andrzej Grzesik, with whom we (and more friends!) organize GeeCON and the PolishJUG among other …

DevOps

Apple’s Spaceship Campus Approved By Cupertino Planning Commission

Apple’s new “Spaceship” campus has received approval from the Cupertino planning commission ahead of a city council meeting on October 15. The new building, which will become home to 14,000 Apple employees, is now another step closer to fruition, and providing there are no hiccups, Apple will be …

Steve Jobs

You Can Now Create Your Own iOS 7 Redesign Masterpiece

We’ve all had more than enough time to get used to iOS 7 now that it’s been out for a few weeks, but some people still hate Sir Jony’s parallax masterpiece. For those of you dreaming of a different interface on your iPhone, devoid of gradients and helvetica nue, there’s a new tool from UsvsTh3m …

iOS

Did We Steal Our Moon From Venus?

Is our planet a dirty thief?<p>Dave Stevenson, professor of planetary science at Caltech, gave an intriguing speech at the Origin of the Moon conference in London this week. The most widely accepted theory about the Origin of the Moon is called the "giant impact theory," which is pretty much what you …

The Most Breathtaking Photos From Around The World This Week

Welcome to "Moving Image," our roundup of the best photos from around the world this week.<p>The following images tell the story of the past seven days' most compelling events, capturing happenstance moments and monumental occurrences all over the globe.<p>Our picks for this week are:<p><b>1. This aerial image</b> …

America Offline: 15% of U.S. Adults Don't Use the Internet

You're probably using the Internet right now. In fact, you probably use the Internet every single day. It's almost hard to imagine life without it, …

26 Crazy Things That Only Happen In India

But its massive population combined with rapid economic growth has also created plenty of unusual challenges related to bureaucracy, infrastructure, and crime.<p>And all of this has collided with India's unique and colorful culture.<p>India has tacky $200k t-shirts, weaponized chili peppers, and …

India

The Evolution Of iOS: From iPhone OS To iOS 7

iOS has seen an enormous amount of change over the last few years. When the first iPhone was released, the most entertaining thing to do was to watch YouTube videos and try to find a few web-based games. This was a time before apps, multi-tasking, or folders. Looking back, it’s amazing to see how …

iOS

Fall asleep to the sound of Wikipedia

When one thinks of edits to Wikipedia, back and forth bickering and arguments over minutia generally come to mind. A project called Listen to Wikipedia offers a very different vibe, however, as it translates Wikipedia edits into soothing sounds and pleasant animations. Using the data provided by …

Poodle.FM, A Search Engine For Podcasts

Ever wondered which episodes of our own CultCast feature conversations about WWDC? Or which episodes of the original The Talk Show have Dan Benjamin and John Gruber discussing a Bond movie?<p>Then try Poodle.FM, an experimental search engine for podcasts from the folks behind the podcatcher app …

John Gruber

Check Out This Frankenstein! Apple’s Original MacBook Test Unit! [Image]

Reddit user sa1f posted this fantastic image of an original white MacBook developer kit. What you’re looking at here is less of a prototype than a hardware test unit: all of the hardware of an original MacBook glommed together for testing, but not actually put together yet. A heck of a …

Reddit

SanDisk’s New Thumb Drives Have Built-In Wi-Fi

USB thumb drives are fast becoming useless, simply because we have nothing to plug them into. I used to get excited when PR folks gave me a 1GB stick instead of a DVD containing their press info, but how am I supposed to stick it into my iPad?<p>SanDisk’s new Connect Wireless Flash Drive fixes that. …

Tech Trends

The First Google Glass Porno Has Already Arrived

From the moment Sergey Brin and his delightful band of parachuters demoed Google Glass last year we all knew sex would be the most popular “action sport” to be paired Glass.<p>Brin’s fancy specs haven’t even hit the market yet, but the enviable has already happened – someone filmed a porno using …

Wearable Tech

Should Apple bring the iOS 7 design language to OS X? [Poll]

Should Apple bring iOS 7's new, clarified, deferential, depth-driven look and feel OS X? For the last few years Apple has worked diligently and …

How To Build The Digital Subway Map Of The Future

By Gabe Steinlong Read<p>The spotless white walls of Control Group’s workshop differ so much from the dark, brooding interior of the historic Woolworth …

Associated Press News

What Photographers Would Look Like if Google Glass Took Over the World

Google Glass is set to arrive in the hands of the general public later this year. There are already apps that can trigger the shutter by detecting …

How a Single Android Phone Can Hack an Entire Plane

If airlines were already keen to keep your phone switched off, things could soon get even more militant. According to a talk by Hugo Teso at the Hack …