Peter Minet

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10 iPhone texting tips you'll wish you'd known all along

These are the not-so-obvious tips iPhone pros use.<p>If your iPhone ($499.99 at Cricket Wireless) is constantly binging and buzzing and you are continually apologizing for missing texts and not responding in a timely fashion, then it might be time to dig in to some of the features in iMessage that can …

Text Messaging

This robot aced an exam without understanding a thing—here's why you should be worried

Meet the Todai Robot. The machine cannot read. The machine cannot perform mathematics above the basic arithmetic level. And the machine cannot write. …

Artificial Intelligence

Trump revealed highly classified information to Russian foreign minister and ambassador

President Trump revealed highly classified information to the Russian foreign minister and ambassador in a White House meeting last week, according to current and former U.S. officials, who said Trump’s disclosures jeopardized a critical source of intelligence on the Islamic State.<p>The information …

Donald Trump

Teaching robots how to trust

The word “trust” pops up a lot in conversations about human-robot interactions. In recent years, it’s crossed an important threshold from the philosophical fodder of sci-fi novels into real-world concern.<p>Robots have begun to play an increasing role in life and death scenarios, from rescue missions …

5 Golden Rules of Graphic Designing – The Well Kept Secret!

The difference between designing a website and just applauding one that’s already been done is all that hard work and talent that graphic designing …

SEO website promotion independently, 2016, checklist

<i>Checklist with simple and doable advices help you to raise website in search results, leaving your competitors behind.</i><p>Semantics<br>• Promotion behavioral …

Why Are Rio's Olympic Pools Green And Smelly? Ryan Lochte's Hair Holds The Answer

No, no, NO! Hydrogen peroxide does not turn water green (nor does it make water smell like farts)<p>Whenever I read about the 2016 Summer Olympics, water quality has almost always been mentioned as being the biggest concern. And no wonder, considering that an investigative report published by the AP …

Summer Olympics

SwiftyBeaver for Mac brings native app logging

App logging for Swift apps can now be done natively on a Mac. SwiftyBeaver, a popular GitHub project, has come out of its private beta and is now available to the world.<p>Logging is important to any app development process, but it’s typically done via a cloud-based service. The process allows a …

Apps

4 Strategies For Remembering Everything You Learn

• knowledge about the subject at hand, like math, history, or programming<p>• knowledge about how learning actually works<p>The bad news: Our education system kinda skips one of them, which is terrifying, given that your ability to learn is such a huge predictor of success in life, from achieving in …

Fort McMurray wildfire burning so hot, only weather can stop it

The raging wildfire that has forced the evacuation of Fort McMurray, Alta., and engulfed parts of the community is the kind of blaze that …

This startup plans to protect airports by taking over rogue drones in midair

Legislators are considering new rules that would explicitly allow such technology<p>After graduating from MIT with a degree in computer science, Grant Jordan spent four years at the United States Air Force acquiring a particular set of skills, skills that make him very dangerous to drones like this. …

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What Code Should You Learn in 2016?

With the changing environment around us and the inclusion of computers in our personal space, <b>technology</b> and computers are now an integral part of our …

Happy Pi Day 2016 — Know About The Infinite Life Of Pi And Celebrate The Geek In You

Pi is being studied from past 3,000-4,000 years when Greek Mathematician Archimedes gave a correct approximation of Pi’s value. Indian mathematician …

Find out if you’ve been infected by sneaky new Mac malware

Is your Mac infected by newly discovered malware that was ostensibly created by Milan-based HackingTeam in order to gain remote access to your machine?<p>The new virus uses some old HackingTeam code and some new tricks to hide its tracks, but it’s mostly harmless, according to researchers.<p>That doesn’t …

MacBook

A mining company found a 400-carat diamond and now its shares are going wild

The find - the biggest diamond ever unearthed in Angola - was announced by the Perth-based Lucapa Diamond Company. A short time ago, the company's shares were up 32% to $0.425.<p>The gem is 404.2 carats, or about 80 grams, in weight and is the fourth 100+ carat diamond recovered from the Lulo diamond …

Putin names US as a threat to national security for the first time

The document, "About the Strategy of National Security of Russian Federation", was signed by President Vladimir Putin on New Year's Eve. It replaces a 2009 version, endorsed by then- President Dmitry Medvedev, the current prime minister, which mentioned neither the United States not NATO.<p>It says …

Russia

2015 Mercedes AMG GT S Hot Lap! - 2015 Best Driver's Car Contender

The (5) best ways to maximize battery life on your iPad

Expected battery life has always been one of the most important factors for consumers when they deciding on what mobile devices to buy. Admittedly, iPad’s have always excelled in this category. However, we often want and/or demand more out of our iPad’s then they ultimately can deliver–at least for …

Zeichenfläche 2

Microsoft's Sway Tells Your Story Without The Hassle

Office has a new app in the family: Sway, a new way to share stories and ideas directly from your phone.<p>Microsoft’s Sway was announced back in October and remains invite only, but the company opened up the preview to New Zealand users this week. Sway is touted as a way for “expressing your ideas in …

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A Cheetah Can Get You Without Hitting Top Speed

The big cat's ability to accelerate is key to its hunting success.<p><b>Speed, it seems, isn't everything.</b><p><b>Cheetahs may be the world's fastest sprinters, but it is their blinding acceleration—faster than a Lamborghini's—and their phenomenal athleticism, rather than their famous top speed of over 60 miles</b> …