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How to Install Linux / DD-WRT Firmware on Your Router

Introduction: How to Install Linux / DD-WRT Firmware on Your Router<p>About: I am the CEO of Recognant.com. I build AI that is used to do everything …

Secret headphone shortcuts: Twelve clicks to control your iPhone, iPad, and Mac

The 3.5mm headphone jack might go away one day, but there's plenty of power there today!While rumors persist the iPhone 7 will go 3.5mm headphone …

​Bell Labs finds that combining IP and optical transport can improve network efficiency

To meet the demands of Big Data, cloud applications, and the rise of Internet TV we need ever more efficient networks and Bell Labs think that …

Apps, Games, and Mobile Trends

The future of Wi-Fi | D-Link

The latest in wireless, Wireless AC technology brings you the fastest speeds, extended coverage around the home and fewer wireless deadspots. …

Save Web Files to Dropbox, Google Drive and OneDrive

With Save, you can download any file from the web directly to your Dropbox, Google Drive or OneDrive accounts without having to download that file to …

Hashtags 101: The Power Of Hashtag Marketing

Hashtags today are everywhere, from Twitter posts to billboard ads and TV commercials, but you shouldn’t use them just because everybody else does. …

february garden chores

THE HOUSEPLANTS ARE NOTICING, and so am I: the days are longer, making us both want to get up and grow. Rather than torture tomato seeds by starting …

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Every home has a spot where the WiFi barely reaches, routers these days just don’t have the power to send the signal as far as we need!<p>This simple …

Google releases Android Studio 1.0, the first stable version of its IDE

After two years of development, Google today released Android Studio 1.0, the first stable version of its Integrated Development Environment (IDE) aimed at Android developers. You can download it right now for Windows, Mac, and Linux from the Android Developer site.<p>Google first announced Android …

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5 simple ways to organize your Google Drive

Google Drive is like your closet — you stash all your stuff there, but it's not exactly organized.<p>The storage service lets users save files like …

WhatsApp Finally Tells You When Your Messages Are Read

If you’re a WhatsApp user, you should see a small but useful change start rolling into the app. As 9to5Mac spotted, the app will now light up its double-check marks blue when a message has been read.<p>If the read receipts don’t seem new to you, you’re probably not alone. Many users have …

5 ways to make the most of your cloud storage

Forget your hard drive — it's all about the cloud these days.<p>The popular network of servers lets people easily save and store data from their …

Google is testing 'Stars,' an attempt to make bookmarking actually useful

Bookmarking: every web browser has it, few human browsers actually use it. Google is testing a new Chrome feature that would allow users to save any piece of content — an email, a web page, an image — and review it later as part of a searchable, organizable library.<p>"More beautiful than …

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Install Ubuntu 14.04 alongside Windows 8.1 in 10 easy steps

Introduction<p>By far the most read article on this site shows how to install Ubuntu alongside Windows 8 in 10 easy steps.<p>Those instructions have helped …

38 Things to Do After Installing Ubuntu

This guide provides a list of 38 things that you should do after installing the Ubuntu operating system.<p>Many of the items on the list are essential …

DuckDuckHack

DuckDuckHack: Past, Present, and Future<p>Over the past five years, more than 1,500 contributors formed an amazing open source community called …

Gmail Inbox

It's great if you live by the rules of Inbox Zero, but for most of us, our email client is more like Inbox Hell — a jumble of personal messages, …

Google Now better at voice search than Siri and Cortana, as if we didn’t know that!

A new study by digital marketing consultancy company Stone Temple has shown that voice searches on Google Now blow Siri and Cortana out of the water. Of course I already knew that, and I guess that so did most of you, but now we have the research to prove it.<p>Google Now has a clear lead in terms of …

Google Now

A new aerial shot shows that much progress has been made on Apple Campus 2

Apple and the City of Cupertino have jointly released an official photograph showing the latest aerial view of Apple Campus 2 currently being …

Enable Automatic Photo Uploads In The Microsoft OneDrive App To Double Your Free Storage To 30GB

Most cloud storage apps have a few things in common these days. One: free online storage measured by the gigabyte. Two: an Android app. Three: a …

The #1 way to build your audience

Disqus offers the best add-on tools for websites to increase engagement. We help publishers power online discussions with comments and earn revenue …

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Put a Dashboard on It!

MagMaker / August 28, 2014<p>It may be all about birds in Portlandia, but in the land of tech and social media, it’s all about the dashboard—a “control …

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How To Know If Your Dumb Idea Will Change The World

Box SVP Sam Schillace shares how he quickly and cheaply experimented on an app no one wanted–that became the basis for Google Docs.<p>In 2005, along with colleagues Steve Newman and Claudia Carpenter, Sam Schillace created a browser-based word processor called Writely. A Silicon Valley darling, it was …