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Break your New Year’s resolutions by February every year? Break the cycle. 2018 can be YOUR year to do big things. But you need a solid plan. …

This iPhone Case Doubles As a Cheap and Easy VR Viewer

For those that don't want to shell out $600 for Oculus.<p>Earlier this week, Oculus Rift announced a $600 headset for retail, outraging many because the headset combined with an Oculus-ready computer would bring the cost of experiencing virtual reality as high as $1,500. Accessory startup Quantum …

Virtual Reality

Sketching in Notes Arrives on iPad and iPhone

The note is a super flexible creation and collection space. You can write, snap photos, record audio, clip web pages, and add files to it. Today, …

Sketching

The best iPhone apps for quilting

For those who enjoy the hobby of quilting it seems there are always new techniques you can learn in addition to the classic ones. Additionally, you …

Stylus Review: Hands-On With the $75 Pen-Like Adonit Jot Script 2

Adonit recently announced the launch of a new version of its popular Bluetooth-enabled Jot Script stylus, featuring a rechargeable battery, a revamped body, and iPad Air 2 support. When Adonit asked if we'd like to review the new stylus, we jumped at the chance because our last stylus review …

IPad Air

Electric Quilt, Art and Stitch and now the Silhouette Cameo

I ordered my Cameo, loaded their free software, and began immersing myself in You Tube videos on the software. Most of the videos are focused on card …

Quilting

Teaching kids to code, and to empathize, lies at the heart of Codemancer

There's a special moment in Rob Lockhart's Kickstarter video for his game, called <i>Codemancer</i>. It's a shot from behind the screen of a laptop where a little brown-haired girl — she's all of seven years old — is tapping away with a mouse. Her tongue is pressed tightly into the space where her two …

Price Drop: Cycloramic for iPhone 6 (Not the 6+) (Photography)

Cycloramic for iPhone 6 (Not the 6+) 1.2 <b><br>Device:</b> iOS Universal <b><br>Category:</b> Photography <b><br>Price:</b> $1.99 -> Free, <b>Version:</b> 1.2 (iTunes) <b><br>Description:</b><br>▶▶ The …

Clever app turns iPhone 6 charger into hands-free panorama machine

When Tim Cook unveiled the gorgeously curved edges of the iPhone 6, I thought apps that use the iPhone 5/5s’ flat edges to create hands-free 360° panoramic photos and video, would quickly sink into the App Store abyss, but the minds at Cycloramic have created a brilliant work around, and all you …

Handsfree

Turn Your iPhone 6 Into A Camera With The Snap! 6 Case

Instagram. Flickr. VSCO. Facebook. Twitter. There are a lot of places to upload your pictures once you’ve snapped them with your phone and plenty of …

Mobile Photography

1Password cements itself as a staple iOS 8 app with new update

1Password has been hovering near the top of the App Store’s charts since it went freemium alongside the launch of iOS 8. Developed by Canadian company AgileBits, the popular password manager has been on the forefront of app development for Apple’s latest OS since WWDC in June.<p>After releasing an iOS …

Apps

Find out Which Apps Are Draining Your Battery Life on iPhone

If you're concerned about your iPhone's battery life, knowing what apps are using up your battery life is a good practice. Of course, if you use an app a lot it’s always going to show up as the app using most of your battery. But sometimes an app running the background or not working properly will …

iOS

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How to use iOS 8 like a boss

You don’t need a new iPhone to enjoy the awesome power of iOS 8. Loaded with new features and built-in apps, Apple’s latest mobile OS is its most powerful yet.<p>As intuitive as it is, there are plenty of tips and tricks that will help you truly get the most out of iOS 8 — even starting before you …

iOS

4 Ways to Live a Happier Life

In July of 2011 I hit the lowest point of my life. I was 170 pounds overweight, I was at a job I absolutely hated, and I lived in a place that made me worried about my family's safety.<p>One day that July, I was sitting on the couch crying as everything came crashing down on my head at the same time. …

When your Mac runs slow, give it a tuneup

Macs are solid machines, but just like their owners they have a tendency to get lethargic as they age. Launching and switching programs takes longer, simple tasks become arduous, and the dreaded beach ball of doom appears more often than it did when your machine was new. The operating system just …

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Free Quilt Pattern: Starry Night<p>Make this petite version of the quilt featured in Easy Lesson in the December/ January 2009 issue of Quilters …

Why Marketers Love Instagram And Pinterest

A new report finds marketers are increasingly turning towards visual platforms and content in place of more traditional social media platforms like Facebook and Twitter. Here’s why.<p>The future of marketing is visual.<p>At least that’s what about 3,000 marketers told online social media magazine <i>Social</i> …

The Best Evernote Apps for Organizing Even More of Your Life

Evernote is one of our favorite multipurpose note-taking tools, so it's not surprising that so many apps out there work with it. These apps do …

Evernote for Windows adds Skitch-ish notes for pictures

Evernote has updated its Windows version with a Skitch-like image annotation tool.<p>With the tool, a user can mark up a photo or graphic right in notes. An Annotate button appears in the upper right when you mouse over an image. A click on the button brings up the tool, with options to insert arrows, …

Evernote refreshes its Web Clipper with new look, features

Evernote's Web Clipper is getting a slew of new features to change how you save anything from the Web.<p>Evernote on Thursday overhauled the Google Chrome version of its Web Clipper, a handy browser extension that lets you grab photos, videos, and text from any Web site and save it to Evernote. The …

Evernote: A 0-to-60 MPH Guide

Evernote is many things to many people because it’s so powerful. But for the same reason, Evernote’s purpose is vague enough that it can be hard to get started with it. First, you have to figure out what it can do for you. Here’s a guide to how to think about Evernote, so you can get better at …

Springpad launches Notebook Store : Won't be selling socks

Personal assistant app provider Springpad unveiled the Notebook Store today, a place where Springpad users can jump start their own digital notebooks …

Springpad launches Notebook Store

17 March 2014<p>I’ve been using the free website and app Springpad for a few months now and if you’ve been reading my blog you know that I’m quite a …