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Take back your log-in: It’s time to move away from Facebook Connect and toward OpenID

Advertisement<p>6 Comments<p>Credit: Photostock10/Shutterstock<p>If you are creating a new website or mobile app, one of the things you need to worry about …

Arduino Tutorial: Integrating Bluetooth LE and iOS

Creating machines that interact with the physical world is an incredibly satisfying thing. Controlling them via Bluetooth with your iOS device is …

How an Underappreciated iOS 7 Feature Will Change the World

A curious download hit Apple’s App Store this week: a messaging app called FireChat.<p>It’s a new kind of app because it uses an iOS feature unavailable until version 7: the Multipeer Connectivity Framework. The app was developed by the crowdsourced connectivity provider Open Garden and this is their …

Networking

Couchbase, provider of NoSQL databases, releases new product suite for better mobile applications

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: violetkaipa/Shutterstock<p>NoSQL startup Couchbase debuted today its new Couchbase Mobile, a new line of products …

Learn To Build Apps With 88% Off The Complete iOS 7 Development Course

We know many readers are interested in learning to code. So, we partnered with StackSocial to offer TNW readers a special deal on one a great iOS 7 development course. In this iOS bootcamp, you’ll gain the skills needed to build your own iPhone & iPad applications for iOS 7. Normally $499, TNW …

Pay What You Want: Learn to Design Bundle | Cult of Mac Deals

<b>Build Flat Responsive Websites from Scratch Course</b><p>Learn the Process Behind Building a Website<p><b>User Experience Design Fundamentals Course</b><p>Design Web Sites & Mobile Apps That Users Will Love<p><b>Mastering Adobe Photoshop CC Course</b><p>Become a Photoshop Pro & Take Your Creative Skills to the Next Level<p><b>Master</b> …

Kickstart Your iPhone App Development with This Swift Programming class

I just learned of (and backed) a Kickstarter campaign to learn Swift and iOS 8 programming. It's being run by a friend and colleague of mine, named Paul Solt. He's an award-winning app developer and a great instructor. I've had the opportunity to attend live training from him, and he's offered …

Apps

The Case For Tesla's $400 Per-Share Future

As recently as May, shares of Tesla Motors were trading under the $200 mark — but according to one analyst at Stifel Nicolaus, the stock could easily hit $400 in the foreseeable future, thanks largely to what the firm sees as Tesla’s “defensible niche in the global market for luxury electric …

Apple Reveals Common Reasons for App Rejections on New Developer Page

Apple has posted a new page on its developer website (via <i>Cult of Mac)</i> outlining reasons why it rejects apps from the App Store, giving tips on how to better prepare an app for a review. The page also gives the top ten reasons for app rejections during the 7-day period ending last week:<p><b>Top 10</b> …

The Do-Anywhere Zero-Excuse Bodyweight Burner

It only takes 12 minutes to complete, and it'll chisel, stretch, and challenge your muscles<p>Excuses beget more excuses—especially when it comes to skipping a sweat session.<p>It’s proven by science: Missing just one workout increases your odds of missing another (and another) by 61 percent, according …

Workouts

The 1,000-Rep Morning Metabolism Igniter

Light your fat-frying furnace for the entire day<p>Mornings are tough and morning workouts are tougher.<p>But the right routine is worth waking up for, especially if it allows you to crank out 1,000 reps in 30 minutes, like this one from Craig Ballantyne, MS, CTT, and editor of EarlyToRise.com.<p>“When you …

Workouts

Motorcyclist pulls off superhero landing during crash

Russia is a land filled with dash cams, and thanks to those cameras we’ve been able to witness several incredible things, including the relatively …

The Leg Workout That Will Turn Your Lower Body to Jelly—in 15 Minutes!

Hit your legs from all angles with this quick, grueling circuit<p>Working your lower body is tough. The movements that train your quads, glutes, and hamstrings—like squats and lunges—require a ton of effort and a lot of willpower. No wonder leg day gets a bum rap.<p>But you don't have to spend 45 minutes …

Workouts

The 2-Minute Workout That Works Your Abs From Every Angle

How strong is your core? Find out with this ultimate ab challenge<p>Ripped abs are reason enough to add some core moves to your routine. But a strong torso can also give you the foundation you need to lift more weight with less risk of injury. "Crunches alone won't get the job done, though," says Todd …

Workouts

Drop One Belt Size in One Month!

Get ready to buy a smaller pair of pants. This cutting-edge fat-loss plan will make you stronger and leaner in just four weeks<p>The scale isn’t the best indicator of fat loss. If you want to lose inches around your middle, you need to pack on pounds of lean muscle. The reason: Muscle takes energy …

Workouts

Navdy’s Heads-Up Display Wants To Be The Safer Alternative To Using Your Smartphone While Driving

Frustrated with using the built-in infotainment system and his phone in his car, Doug Simpson, CEO and founder of Navdy, decided to create a Google Glass-reminiscent heads-up display to create a new and safer way to interact with smartphones while driving.<p>Now I know what you’re thinking — why is he …

Zing wants to liberate retail chains from crappy old point-of-sale systems

Point-of-sale (POS) technology has made huge leaps over the last decade, and yet most brick-and-mortar business chains are stuck using bulky, rigid, and costly systems that have been around for decades.<p>It’s something payments startup Zing is trying to do something about with the release of its new …

29 Money Lessons Every High School Graduate Should Know

No matter what they're learning in school, most young Americans are lost when it comes to managing their money.<p>That's why we put together a basic guide to financial facts and concepts that will come in handy no matter where you're headed next.<p>This list is by no means exhaustive, because there's no …

Can This Intelligent Seatbelt End Drowsy Driving? (Video)

The Internet of Everything: to most of us, it refers to machines we can monitor from afar, using computers and smartphones to keep tabs on our …

5 Free Apps to Save You Money on Gas

Whether youre planning the road trip of the century or just trying to get to work this summer, gas prices are likely on your mind. Your smartphone can be a powerful tool in your quest to find the cheapest way to fill up your tank and make those prec<p>Whether you're planning the road trip of the …

Apps

2013 in Latin American Tech: Less Talk, More Results

On one hand, failed startups are more willing to share their stories, like Nuflick and Shoes4You did when they closed shop in 2013. On the other hand, entrepreneurs are keener to listen. Earlier in 2013, startup conference FailCon held its second Brazilian edition in Porto Alegre. In addition, a …

If You Want A Job At Twitter, Prepare To Answer This Baffling Question About Rainfall Puddles

Luckily for us, he wrote a blog post about the experience. (At one point, he was asked, "is this an anagram of a palindrome?")<p>But because he was being considered for a coding position, Kozakov was asked to create a model for solving a math problem, in the form of code.<p>The problem at first glance …

Carvana tests consumers' appetite for used-car 'vending machine' [w/videos]

If you're fed up with haggling at your local used-car dealership - so much so that you'd rather not talk to anybody when you're buying your next ride - then Carvana could be for you. It's a used-car dealership (more like a used-car vending machine), and the buying process is completed online. …

This Is iBuyPower's $499, AMD-Powered Steam Machine

The image you’re gazing at isn’t a white Xbox One, nor is it a redesigned PlayStation 4. Rather, it’s an early glimpse at one of the first retail Steam Machines from PC builder iBuyPower. And it’s shipping out with a competitive price tag.<p>iBuyPower — a boutique PC builder with experience creating …

'Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas' is going mobile next month

The record-breaking <i>Grand Theft Auto V</i> brought players back to the seedy world of Los Santos in September, but if you're looking to re-experience the game that introduced us to Rockstar's vision of California, there's good news: <i>Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas</i> is coming to mobile devices next month. …

Motorola inks deal with 3D Systems to build its modular 'Ara' smartphones

When Motorola threw its weight behind Phonebloks' modular smartphone concept, it pretty much signaled to the rest of the industry that the Google company was dead serious about customization. But that radical vision of a completely upgradeable handset needs an equally radical manufacturing partner …

Great tabletop games for video gamers: BattleCON: Devastation of Indines

<i>This new, ongoing series covers tabletop board or card games that video gamers should dig.</i><p><i>Check here for more.</i><p>BattleCON: Devastation of Indines<p><b>Video games that Devastation reminds us of:</b> Street Fighter, Mortal Kombat, Guilty Gear … well, any fighting game, really<p><b>Publisher:</b> Level 99 Games• <b><br># of</b> …

Evena's smart glasses offer nurses a through-the-skin view of patients' veins (video)

It's not always easy for nurses to find the right vein for an intravenous drip -- the target vessels are sometimes hidden below the skin. Evena Medical's new Eyes-On smart glasses may make those injections a little easier. The Moverio-based eyewear overlays a 3D blood vessel map on the patient, …