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Book Review: Draw in the Dunes -- The 1969 Ryder Cup and the Finish that Shocked the World

<i>Each week GolfDigest.com will highlight a golf book that it finds of interest to readers. This week is:</i><p><b>Draw in the Dunes: The 1969 Ryder Cup and the Finish that Shocked the World</b>, by Neil Sagebiel<p>Thomas Dunne Books, $27, hardback, 320 pages<p>There is no more important time in golf than the present to …

Nike Announces New Vapor Line of Irons

If you're going to design a line of irons that can please the full spectrum of player types, Tiger Woods and Rory McIlroy seem like pretty good guys …

Golf

Fitness Friday: How to swing like Rory (the sequel)

In response to feedback received on my recent Fitness Friday post "How to swing like Rory," I went back to Golf Digest fitness advisor Ben Shear (@ben_shear) for more tips on how to emulate what might be the best power swing in golf. If you watch Rory McIlroy swing in slow motion (<i>see below</i>), …

27 Tips for Mastering Anything

This story originally appeared on Business Insider<p>What does it take to become a master at your craft? Is genius innate, or can it be learned?<p>In his book, "<i>Mastery</i>," Robert Greene draws from the latest research, interviews modern masters, and examines the lives of former greats like Albert Einstein, …

AT&T and Udacity partner to create the 'nanodegree,' a new type of college degree

Online education provider Udacity has partnered with AT&T to create a new type of college degree, the “nanodegree.” The vocationally focused nanodegree is designed to be a lifelong learning portfolio that would be widely recognized by the tech industry and far cheaper to obtain.<p>Since last year, …

The 5 Best Ways To Learn How To Code

Photo: Courtesy of Skillcrush.<p>It’s no secret that the world of tech has a serious diversity problem. From bro-y CEOs and founders behaving badly on …

Google CEO Larry Page Spoke At TED, And Everyone Freaked Out Over His Ideas

We didn't see a stream of his talk, but judging by Twitter, it was a doozy.<p>Page talked about the NSA, the future of transportation, curing disease, and why companies fail, to name a few topics.<p>"The main thing that has caused companies to fail, in my view, is that they missed the future," Page …

Charlie Rose

Facebook's 'Hack' is here to shake up programming

Facebook engineers Bryan O'Sullivan, Julien Verlaguet, and Alok Menghrajani spent the last few years building a programming language unlike any other.<p>…

Apps to Get Your Kids Coding on the iPad Part 1

In the past, coding was a pretty niche affair, those of us with our Acorns, Spectrums and Commodore 64s experimenting with lines and lines of code. I remember as an 8 year old, spending ages typing out lines of code on my beige Acorn Electron to draw….a line on the screen. To add insult to injury …

Ten tips to get the most out of your new Chromecast

Advertisement<p>58 Comments<p>So you got yourself a Chromecast, either as an early holiday gift, or you just bought it for yourself. You unpacked it, …

Codecademy: Hour of Code app review: one hour a week could spawn a new career

Introduction<p>If you're looking to participate in the Hour of Code Campaign, the Codecademy: Hour of Code app for your iPhone and iPad is the best …

Entrepreneur finds remedy for water-damaged phones

Ever dropped your smartphone down the loo? Last year, 900,000 people did just that, according to gadget site Gizmodo. But water-damaged phones will soon be a thing of the past.<p>Oliver Murphy, a 20-year-old inventor turned entrepreneur has devised an ingenious system for bringing phones that have …

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Fitbit Force vs. Jawbone UP24: Which activity tracker should you buy?

Advertisement<p>54 Comments<p>There’s little doubt that activity trackers will be a hot gift this holiday season, but which one should you give?<p>Recently …

Mobile - DGiT

iPhone 8 and 8 Plus get the (PRODUCT)RED treatment<p>Derrek Leigh3 days ago<p>This time with black bezels instead of white!<p>Tinder Loops lets you show your …

This Incredible App Could Change How You Read Books Forever

<b>Click here to go straight to the Oyster app tour >></b><p>The goal of Oyster is to make reading a social activity, according to the app's website.<p>From anywhere a mobile device can go—a bustling subway car, a quiet coffee shop, or lost at sea with a Bengal tiger—our mission is to build the best reading …

Calendar-Based Personal Finance App Dollarbird Flies Into First Ever Update

The beautiful and, more importantly, useful personal finance app Dollarbird has received its first update, a couple of weeks after its launch on iOS. …

Mobile is ‘the new IT’: 5 reasons to spend more on enterprise mobility

The old saying goes you have to spend money to make money. While this notion might seem antiquated in today’s ultra-budget conscious business environment, it wasn’t always that way. Think back to the early 80s—companies invested millions on desktop computers knowing it would make their employees …

Dollarbird app review: track your finances in a whole new way

Introduction<p>Dollarbird by Halcyon MD SRL is a new finance app that will have you sit up and take notice. It works with a calendar view so you can …

Theory: All Pixar Movies Exist in the Same Universe – /Film

For all the hate, garbage and stupidity the Internet brings us on a daily basis, every once in a while it provides a global platform for something …

Animation

The great big Pixar conspiracy

Anyone can swan up to the Back to the Future trilogy and point out, after a single watch, that the grand finale is flawed: Doc and Marty would be …

Fall TV Preview: The Complete Broadcast Premiere Calendar

The complete guide to when new and returning series will kick off the season.<p>The 2013-14 fall TV season is just around the corner, as CBS looks to …

Moto X and the Droids of the future: what we know so far

Motorola tries to reinvent itself under Google's care with a new set of phones due this summer<p>The hopes of a reinvigorated Motorola are riding on a single much-rumored phone called the Moto X. CEO Dennis Woodside confirmed that the Moto X existed and provided the first official details on the phone …

The NSA cracked the Kryptos sculpture years before the CIA

It took more than eight years for a CIA analyst and a California computer scientist to crack three of the four coded messages on the CIA's famed …

50 iOS 7 Features You'll Actually Care About

<b>Control Center</b> – In iOS 7 Apple adds a Control Center, which allows users to swipe up from the bottom of any screen for access to toggling WiFi, Do …

Shutterstock launches new learn-to-code site, Skillfeed

Skillfeed is the latest site to capitalize on the white-hot learn-to-code trend.<p>This new contestant hails from the bowels of stock photography site Shutterstock, an online behemoth with a $1.5 billion market cap.<p>Skillfeed’s curriculum covers such topics as CSS and MySQL. It also has some basic …

Busted iPhone screen? Apple starts offering in-store repairs

It happens to the best of us: we tend to our phones with kid gloves, wrap them up in protective cases, and handle them with the utmost of care, only …

Regional fields announced as countdown begins to College World Series

<b>INDIANAPOLIS</b> -- The field of 64 teams competing for the 2013 NCAA Division I Baseball Championship was announced Monday by the DI baseball …

Apps, Games, and Mobile Trends

Trends

Five ways to boost your Android phone's battery life right now

These apps keep your handset going longer between charges and can help smooth out performance overall.<p>If you've ever caught yourself scanning a room for outlets, or worrying about how long you can eke out a charge on your phone, then this collection of battery-saving Android apps is for you.<p>These …

Apps

Move Over 4G LTE! Samsung Launching 5G in 2020

While 4G LTE is getting all the rage right now with speeds ranging anywhere between 2 to 50 Mbps in the U.S., Samsung is already working on a 5G …