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Dodger Stadium: The ultimate guide to LA’s ballpark

Lifelong fans weigh in with all the tips you need to feel like an insider<p>Nestled in Chavez Ravine and framed on one end by the steep San Gabriel Mountains and on the other by a jumble of Downtown LA skyscrapers, Dodger Stadium has been heralded for its beauty since the day it opened in 1962. It’s …

IRL: A tablet holder for using your device in bed

There are times when I just want to lie in bed and surf random YouTube channels on my phone or tablet, but it's impossible to hold the device above my head for a prolonged period (we've all been there, right?).<p>Luckily, I stumbled upon this neat kit in Shenzhen one day: a swing-arm tablet holder by …

Can Zillow Predict What Your Home Will Be Worth in a Year?

Can Zillow predict how much your house will be worth one year from now?<p>The real-estate website operator, which announced earnings on Wednesday, thinks it can. The company launched a new service that forecasts the change in a home’s value over the next twelve months.<p>Zillow already estimates current …

Think You Know Basic Physics? This Balloon Will Prove You Wrong

When you have a balloon floating in a car and start driving, instead of getting thrown back, it actually flies forward. What? Are balloons immune to …

Lockitron Lets You Unlock the Door With Your iPhone [VIDEO]

Apigy just made its Lockitron keyless entry technology smarter, letting you unlock your door from anywhere in the world — or having it automatically …

UniKey Unlocks Doors by Touch, for 21st Century Entry

Kwikset’s Kevo Powered by Unikey Lock Review<p>Attention to Detail<p>What You Get<p>A View From the Inside<p>Under the Hood<p>Touch to Open<p>Secure keyless entry to …

The Math Trick Behind MP3s, JPEGs, and Homer Simpson’s Face - Facts So Romantic

Nine years ago, I was sitting in a college math physics course and my professor spelt out an idea that kind of blew my mind. I think it isn’t a …

Mathematics

30 DIY Ways To Make Your Backyard Awesome This Summer

Summer is coming. Everyone wants to enjoy in his own backyard in the beautiful days.Here is a collection of 30 DIY Ways To Make Your Backyard Awesome …

Complicated iPhone garage door opener

The round-about way this iPhone garage door opener was put together borders on Rube Goldberg. But it does indeed get the job done so who are we to …

Here's Your Smart Lock of the Future, Today

In an ever increasing world of connected smart things, the most important home appliance, the front door lock, is just now getting automated. August, …

Easily Correct Siri Input Errors Without Getting Frustrated [iOS Tips]

Have you ever had one of those Siri moments, where you ask her to search for something, and she interprets your speech incorrectly? I’m guessing all of us have, at one time or another.<p>One thing Siri doesn’t do very well is provide for “no I meant…” error correction, at least using speech. Next time …

'Star Wars Kid' Blasts Bullies, Jedi Knights Defend Him

It was the lightsaber practice heard 'round the world, and one of the earliest viral videos online. It spawned a dozen parodies. But for one …

The 100 Best iPhone Apps of 2018

Whether you received a new iPhone for the holidays or you just want to breathe new life into an older one, these are the apps you need.<p>PCMag reviews …

Apps

Tempo AI's smart iPhone calendar app now freely available

Tempo Smart Calendar, an iOS calendar app that tries to smartly incorporate relevant information about your day, was initially so popular that the company launched a reservation system to keep new users at bay. Now, though, the waitlist is no more, and you can freely download a copy of the app to …

Copyright enforcement as the New Prohibition: Andy Baio's speech on fair use

Andy Baio's "The New Prohibition" is a speech given at a Creative Mornings/Portland event, expanding on his must-read "No Copyright Intended" post, …

WhatsApp: Bigger Than Twitter

There are plenty of 99-cent smartphone app success stories, but few as big as WhatsApp.<p>First launched in 2009, the cross-platform messaging app has …

Ex-Google ad engineer fights back against advertisers with anti-tracking software

A new version of Disconnect escalates the battle against ad retargeting<p>Not long ago, Brian Kennish helped to write the software that serves advertisements around the Web. First at DoubleClick and later at Google, he helped build ad servers and the developer APIs that link advertisers and ad …

Google Glass' Battery Life Could Be The Deciding Factor For The Public

I’m intrigued by Google‘s definition of the battery life of Google Glass in today’s announced specifications. Rather than an actual number, capacity, or indication of the size, Google has used the delightful phrase ‘one full day of typical use’. Which leads to the question of what a typical day …

Founder Of Drug Site Silk Road Says Bitcoin Booms And Busts Won't Kill His Black Market

As the crypto-currency Bitcoin has skyrocketed in value over the last weeks and then fallen even faster, it’s produced plenty of excitement and heartache for investors. But at least one Bitcoin enthusiast has been nonplussed by Bitcoin’s volatility: the entrepreneur who goes by the name the Dread …

'iSteve,' an 80-minute Steve Jobs mockumentary starring Justin Long, now free to watch online

If you want to watch a film about Apple co-founder Steve Jobs, you'll have plenty of options before long: You could track down the aging <i>Pirates of Silicon Valley,</i> or wait for the Aaron Sorkin film based on Walter Issacson's authorized biography. You could hope that Ashton Kutcher's <i>jOBS</i>gets a …