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Jabra Elite 65t review: Put down your AirPods

Whether you like it or not, true wireless earbuds are having a moment. They actually have for a while now, and Apple's introduction of AirPods only added fuel to the fire. Most of the big names in audio have introduced models, following the path Bragi forged with the Dash back in 2016. While …

Consumer Tech

Google's Talk to Books lets you browse books with the help of AI

Google launched a new experience today that it's calling Talk to Books. It's pretty much what it sounds like: the demo asks for input in the form of …

The UK is getting a MoviePass clone

It's hard to deny that MoviePass (the service that allows you to see one 2D movie a day in theaters for a set monthly fee) has been a huge hit in the US. That's why it's hardly surprising that the UK has a MoviePass clone of its own in the works. Called cPass, it claims to be the first UK and …

Early Facebook and Google Employees Form Coalition to Fight What They Built

SAN FRANCISCO — A group of Silicon Valley technologists who were early employees at Facebook and Google, alarmed over the ill effects of social networks and smartphones, are banding together to challenge the companies they helped build.<p>The cohort is creating a union of concerned experts called the …

Social Media

La Liste reveals the world's best 20 restaurants

Apple's Tim Cook says augmented reality, not VR, is the future

Apple's famous veil of secrecy was pierced on Friday during a rare interview with the company's CEO, Tim Cook. The topic: augmented reality.<p>The …

Augmented Reality

The Complete Android Developer Course

Reading Time: 1 minute<p>Get started in programming for Android with today’s Daily Deal, the Complete Android Developer Course. Learn Android M coding …

Android Development

Le rêve américain de Claudia

<b>Une Québécoise sera bientôt associée de près au développement des nouveaux modèles de la poupée la plus populaire de tous les temps, Barbie.</b><p>Un défi …

Le ministre Blais trouve « maladroit » de réinvestir maintenant en éducation

Il serait « maladroit » de réinvestir dès maintenant dans le soutien aux élèves en difficulté, compte tenu du contexte budgétaire actuel, selon le …

La démocratie canadienne est-elle malade? | Élections Canada 2015

La démocratie canadienne est-elle malade? Près de 25 millions de Canadiens seront appelés aux urnes le 19 octobre. Mais que vaut leur vote?

Vortex Is A Toy Robot That Teaches Kids How To Code

DFRobot, a company that has been building robots for the education market since 2008, this week introduced its first attempt at making a robot accessible to all children, with the debut of Vortex – an interactive, programmable robot aimed at kids 6 and up. The Vortex robot pairs with iOS and …

The one crucial reason Apple Music and Spotify can never replace your music collection

It's not that streaming music often fails to properly value artists' work — though there have been grumblings for years about the amounts paid out by Spotify to rights-holders.<p>And it's not the overall cost of a lifetime of a streaming service, though Apple founder Steve Jobs hated streaming …

Apple Music

Barack Obama gets his groove back

<b>Washington (CNN) —</b> Barack Obama is hanging as loose as the pinky and thumb salute of his native Hawaii.<p>With his White House on a roll and his place in history solidifying by the day after a series of important policy victories, he's letting Americans see more of the man within.<p>He's lit the White …

Stalk Everyone You Know With Crystal's Eerily Accurate App

Crystal, a new app that analyzes public data to tell you exactly how to communicate with people, has had us all at TNW looking up our friends and family today (as well as ourselves, of course) to find out what it knows about us.<p>What’s surprising is that it’s often eerily accurate. The app touts …

San Francisco

We talked to the head of Google's next multibillion-dollar business. Here's what he told us

Until then, Google had been dabbling with cloud computing and software as a service — the idea that you rent apps, delivered over the internet but hosted in someone else's data center, and pay for them via subscription. Its free version of Gmail was insanely popular. Its Google Apps was a hit with …

Apps

Party Drinks: Easy and Elegant Smoky Sage Punch

I think the reason that punch is served at so few parties is that people have such low expectations for it. I blame the countless movies and television shows that portray punch as nothing but liters of booze and fruit juice poured into a giant bowl (or, heaven help us, a frat house trashcan). Gross.<p>…

Work, Eat, Sleep: How These Products Are Trying to Improve Your Daily Grind

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Time is constantly ticking away from us. No matter how long our to-do lists grow, we’re only allotted 24 hours a day, which can make balancing work and family obligations while maintaining a healthy lifestyle feel like a cruel puzzle …

Mayo Clinic

5 Signs It's Time to Quit Your Job

Most of us don’t consider ourselves to be quitters. But there are times in your career when it’s time to move on….or be moved on….or stagnate. Here …

30 Amazing Grilled Cheese Sandwiches

April is National Grilled Cheese Month and I have 30 amazing grilled cheese sandwich recipes for you, one for every day of the month! Grilled cheese …