Nilanjan Ghosh

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12 Easy Fall Crockpot Recipes That Will Have You Begging for Seconds

It’s no secret that fall is the time of year when cooking becomes more of a welcome endeavor. Once summer’s temperatures have subsided and ovens are …

Cooking

20 Great-Looking Websites You Can Easily Launch For Your Small Business

A great-looking website is essential for businesses these days.<br>For small businesses with fast-changing needs, pre-built websites are great timesaving …

Web Design

NASA Astronaut Saw ‘Something Organic/Alien Like’ in Space

International Space Station (via NASA)<p>The universe is full of fascinating, unexplained, altogether alien things.<p>But whether extraterrestrial life …

UFOs

How to become the best version of yourself

A lot of personal development content focuses on things like productivity, health, wealth and happiness. Which is fine, except these goals can …

Nelson Mandela

iOS 12 Release: The Apple Reveals Most Important Changes Yet.

(<b>ThyBlackMan.com</b>) Apple iOS 12 release will bring 12th major operating system update for iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch. The successor to iOS 11 …

Apps

How to Convert YouTube Videos to MP3 Files

Want to pull your favorite YouTube videos right off the platform and onto your computer? Here's how to convert certain music videos on YouTube to …

YouTube Music

One Simple Reason Why Touching The Sun Is So Hard

This past weekend, NASA successfully launched the Parker Solar Probe: the first spacecraft that will ever touch, with its own instruments, solar material directly in the vicinity of the Sun itself. It seems paradoxical: how could it be so difficult to collide with the source of 99.8% of the mass in …

Astronomy

The first graphene jacket is here, and it’s magical

And it only costs $695.<p>At $695 a pop, Vollebak’s new graphene jacket isn’t for everyone. But if even half of what its creators promise is true, it could be worth every cent. According to the company, it shares many of the magical properties of graphene–absorbing heat and then warming you up over …

Graphene

Google is tracking your every move even when you tell it to stop - here's how to fix it

If you’re using an Android phone or have Google apps installed on your iPhone, the search giant is almost certainly tracking your location constantly – even if you’ve turned that setting off, reports the Associated Press.<p>The story drew from UC Berkeley graduate researcher K. Shankari’s experience …

Apps

Delete old iOS backups to free up tons of space on your Mac

I was shocked to discover that the biggest chunk of data occupying my MacBook's ($1,249 at Amazon.com) limited storage were iOS files. Needless iOS files, to be exact. I was unknowingly storing iPhone ($1,000 at Cricket Wireless) backups on my Mac for an iPhone and an iPad ($346 at Amazon …

Operating Systems

With DaaS Windows coming, say goodbye to your PC as you know it

For over 30 years, we’ve thought of PCs primarily as Windows machines, which we owned and controlled. That’s about to change forever.This isn’t about …

Windows 10

Google’s latest Chromebook ad highlights the worst of Windows and MacOS

• Google has released a new Chromebook ad that throws shade at Windows and macOS.<br>• The ad compares Chrome OS to its rivals by showing an increasing number of issues that occur on the other systems.<br>• The ad also demonstrates that Chrome OS is much more than just a web browser inside a computer.<p>For many …

Google

Grab excellent photo app Obscura 2 while you can

Obscura 2 is one of the best camera apps and a bargain at $4.99 if the iPhone is your primary camera.<p>Today, Apple and the developer of Obscura announced it is available to download at no charge through Sept. 25 via the Apple Store app.<p>Obscura 2 is a great tool that provides the iOS photographer …

Apps

macOS Mojave includes new MacBook Pro and iMac marketing wallpapers, download here

macOS Mojave previously introduced two new dynamic desktop wallpapers that charge appearances throughout the day. Now macOS 10.14 developer beta 5 has introduced even more new desktop picture wallpapers in addition to the appearance-changing options. You can download and use the new wallpapers …

MacBook Pro

“Crio” Is Going To Become A Favorite Online Tool Of Many Teachers

I have previously blogged about SAS Curriculum Pathways many times (forty times, in fact).<p>I use it in all my classes and, particularly, in my Social …

Education Technology

This man was fired by a computer. Real AI could have saved him

Ibrahim Diallo was allegedly fired by a machine. Recent news reports relayed the escalating frustration he felt as his security pass stopped working, his computer system login was disabled, and finally he was frogmarched from the building by security personnel. His managers were unable to offer an …

Apple's Massive, Cheap iPhone Confirmed

Ghostek is back again. The popular case maker worked with me on a Galaxy S9 design exclusive last year and we teamed up to deliver new iPhone schematics last month. Now it has supplied me with renders which show-off the best and worst features of Apple’s exciting ‘budget iPhone X’…<p>Once again …

Mobile Technology

The difference between having a job vs. having a career

Work is an enormous part of the human experience, consuming much of our lives and contributing to one’s sense of worth and identity. While nearly …

Meet the Man With the Keys to the Vatican

Travel<p>Every morning Gianni Crea unlocks the doors to history.<p>Gianni Crea is intimately familiar with the contours of history. Almost every morning for the past six years, he’s opened the doors to the Vatican Museums. He’s experienced the stillness of the Sistine Chapel at dawn, studied the shadows …

Netflix just got more expensive as new Ultra plan goes live

The Netflix Ultra plan we feared was coming is now live in several countries.<p>Subscribers will have to pay more to enjoy HDR content on compatible TVs, and to stream movies and TV shows on four devices simultaneously. The Premium plan that previously offered these things has been watered-down, as …

This 22-Year-Old Has Stashed Away $10,000 in Savings While Traveling the World. Here's How She's Doing It

It's a $20-an-hour, work-anywhere gig.<p>When Amanda Fink discovered the job that would allow her to travel the world and save money doing it, she …

iPhone 8 is officially the world’s hottest phone

For the first time ever, the iPhone 8 is the world’s best-selling smartphone. It beat out the Samsung Galaxy S9 and the iPhone X to take that spot.<p>Apple has three of the top ten most popular devices, something no other company can boast.<p>The iPhone 8 had 2.4 percent of global sales, according to …

Apple registers five new iPads and Macs in Eurasian database

We are expecting significant updates to the iPad and Mac lines later this year, and Apple appears to be getting in the admin work early as five new iPad and five new Mac models have turned up in the Eurasian Economic Commission database as found by Consomac.<p>The filing says that these new devices …

Apple

Why I'm Ditching My MacBook Pro for the MateBook X Pro

Ever since 1998, when I won an iMac in a high school raffle, I've been firmly entrenched in Apple's world, and I thought I was never going back. But …

MacBook Pro

Tesla might have achieved battery energy density and cost breakthroughs

There was a lot of news that came out of Tesla shareholder meeting this week, but there was one important statement that sort of went under the radar.<p>Elon Musk is generally careful not to use the term “breakthrough” when describing advancements in battery technology but he has used it this week to …

Gouwe Aqueduct

Yup, that's a 330-foot yacht passing over the highway.<p>The Gouwe Aqueduct near Gouda passes above the A12 Highway. It carries the Gouwe River across …

The Elite Microsoft Hacker Team That Keeps Windows PCs Safe

One of them jailbroke Nintendo handhelds in a former life. Another has more than one zero-day exploit to his name. A third signed on just prior to …

McDonald's Is in the Middle of a Dramatic Change That Will Change Fast Food Forever

The new tech is only the surface. It's about reaching people emotionally.<p>In a very short time, this restaurant has transformed into one of the most innovative and modern restaurants in the U.S.<p>I'm speaking, of course, about McDonald's.<p>Don't believe me? McDonald's mobile app is currently ranked #3 …

McDonald's

India Announces 'Game-Changing' Single-Use Plastics Ban

India turned their hosting of this year's World Environment Day into far more than a symbolic act when it announced plans Tuesday to eliminate all …

NASA found something on Mars and it’s holding a press conference on Thursday to tell everyone

NASA’s Mars Curiosity rover has been on the Red Planet for a long, long time. Back in March it tallied its 2,000th Martian day, which is 2,054 Earth …