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Windows 10 Features You Should Know About

At last! Windows 10 has finally arrived and the upgrade is still rolling out to users around the globe. For those of you who are not familiar with Microsoft's latest flagship, there is a few hidden features that can help you get the maximum out of the system. Here are some to get you started:<p><b>Have</b> …

The truth about genetically modified food

Genetically modified food is a source of great controversy, yet most of us are eating it every day. If you cook with canola oil, snack on biscuits …

Organic farming caught in ‘quality vs. quantity’ debate

Organic farming began finding momentum in Kerala since the unveiling of a policy in 2010 that set the goal of converting the entire agricultural …

Here's our best look yet at BlackBerry's upcoming Android slider

Here's a phone that could make you want to switch back to BlackBerry. Over the past few months we've been hearing that BlackBerry is at work on an Android slider featuring one of its famous keyboards, and a few early renders have even leaked out. But now, it looks like actual builds of the phone …

Gujarat CM opens Indo-Israel Center of Excellence for precision farming

<b><br>Ahmedabad</b><p>Gujarat Chief Minister Smt Anandiben Patel today inaugurated ‘Center of Excellence for protected cultivation and precision farming’ at …

Woman goes on a 12 day banana diet, the results are shocking!

This is Yulia Tarabeth and besides her is what she ate, for 12 whole days and nothing else- BANANAS.<p>Yulia is a vegan and a nutritionist, was …

Reasons Why You Should Put Eggshells In Your Garden

When you finish cracking all the eggs for your morning omelette or your family’s birthday cake, do you throw the shells out? It’s okay to admit, most …

Gardening

Dr. Weil - Integrative Medicine, Healthy Lifestyles & Happiness

"As a practitioner and teacher of integrative medicine for the last thirty years, it has been my personal mission to drive research, education, and …

Integrative Medicine

The Simple Way to Grow Avocados at Home

We are pretty open about the fact that we are on the avocado bandwagon. They’re delicious, versatile and healthy. If we could grow them at home, we …

Popular torrent client can steal your CPU cycles to mine bitcoins

If you recently installed or updated uTorrent on your PC, you may have have picked up an unwanted passenger: a bitcoin miner called Epic Scale. If you don't pay attention, that piece of code can be inadvertently installed with the latest uTorrent build (version 3.4.2). It can then use your computer …

When Should I Plant What?

When thinking about planting seeds, sometimes it can be confusing. What should I plant when? Well, the answer is… there are a lot of different …

Gardening

The two keys to unlocking India’s agricultural potential

South Asia, India in particular, hosts nearly one fourth of the world’s farmers and possess 48% of world’s arable land feeding 1.2 billion of its own …

Soil Helps Depression

Prozac may not be the only way to get rid of your serious blues. Soil microbes have been found to have similar effects on the brain and are without …

Could better soil management reverse global warming?

Last week I attended the 3rd Annual Climate Adaptation for Farmers conference, hosted by Abundance North Carolina. The main focus, as the conference …

Farming

How to get healthy soil for happy plants

Natural biological controls are a gardener’s new best friend<p>'Well, I think the answer lies in the soil.” This catchphrase from farmer Arthur Fallowfield (played by Kenneth Williams in Round the Horne) was played for laughs, but scientists are beginning to understand the huge significance of soil. …

Scientists hail the most 'advanced anti-ageing serum' in the world

New research suggests skincare tailored to individuals' DNA may be the best way to combat the appearance of ageing<p>Those who believe that beauty is only skin deep may need to think again.<p>A most advanced anti-ageing serum ever created is going far deeper in the pursuit of the ultimate skincare …

Skin Care

Samsung's 'eye mouse' is the nicest thing it's ever done

The EYECAN+ is a cheap and accurate tool for helping the disabled use computers<p>A volunteer group of Samsung engineers has developed a second generation of the company's EYECAN eye-tracking technology, which is designed to allow disabled people to navigate a computer interface. EYECAN+ dispenses …

Database in Depth

• <b>Author:</b> C.J. Date<p>This book sheds light on the principles behind the relational model, which is fundamental to all database-backed applications--and, consequently, most of the work that goes on in the computing world today. <i>Database in Depth: The Relational Model for Practitioners</i> goes beyond the …

The Power of Your Fingerprint to Change the World of Smartphones - Pocket-lint

The touchscreen versus physical keyboard. The opening of app stores to 3rd party developers. Outfitting smartphones with hi-res cameras.<p>For those …

How to Unlock Hidden Settings In Your Favorite Software

Not every app has a Settings menu that's easily accessible. Sometimes, developers hide away debug menus, secret settings, and more. With them, you …

iOS Programming

• <b>Author:</b> Joe Conway and Others<p>Updated and expanded to cover iOS 7 and Xcode 5, <b>iOS Programming: The Big Nerd Ranch Guide</b> leads you through the essential concepts, tools, and techniques for developing iOS applications. After completing this book, you will have the know-how and the confidence you need …

40 things you never knew about Leonardo DiCaprio

The Hollywood actor, producer and man bun savant turns 40 today. As a birthday gift, we’ve rustled up one piece of trivia for every year of his life<p>1) Leonardo DiCaprio’s first film role was in Critters 3, and not as Toby Wolf in This Boy’s Life.<p>2) Robert De Niro allegedly hand-picked DiCaprio from …

Linksys AC3200 Tri-Band Smart Wi-Fi EA9200 router review: A solid but overpriced home router - CNET

<b>The Good</b> The Linksys AC3200 Tri-Band Smart Wi-Fi EA9200 router has two built-in 5Ghz bands to support both low- and high-end clients without compromising data rates. The router has an easy-to-use interface and helpful remote management features.<p><b>The Bad</b> The router's Wi-Fi range and network storage …

Wi-Fi

The top 9 tablets you can buy right now

The tablet market hasn't seen the turnover that smartphones have enjoyed, but there's still a steady stream of new and improved slates coming out. However, this time around we've only seen fit to add a couple of new devices to our buyer's guide tablet listing -- for the time being, at least. If …

Portrait Tutorial: How to Dial in the White of the Eyes in Photoshop

They say the devil’s in the details, and one of the most crucial details of any portrait is the eyes. You want to make sure that the eyes in your …

Adobe Photoshop CS6 Classroom in a Book

• <b>Author:</b> Adobe Creative Team<p>This is the eBook version of the printed book.<p>Creative professionals seeking the fastest, easiest, most comprehensive way to learn Adobe Photoshop CS6 choose Adobe Photoshop CS6 Classroom in a Book from the Adobe Creative Team at Adobe Press. The 14 project-based lessons …

Your Future Camera May be Recharged Wirelessly Using an ‘Energy Router’

Wireless Internet is now commonplace, but one thing that’s generally still wired is electricity. One day, however, you might be juicing up your …

First Muslim to be awarded Victoria Cross needs recognition, say former Army chiefs

Khudadad Khan, the first Muslim soldier to be awarded the Victoria Cross, should be more widely recognised, say two former heads of the Army<p>Two former heads of the Army have called for greater recognition of the first Muslim soldier to be awarded the Victoria Cross, in a move intended as a …

Remembrance Day

Apple Releases iOS 8.1 With Apple Pay Support, SMS Relay, Camera Roll, and More

Apple today released iOS 8.1, its first major update to iOS 8. First seeded to developers at the end of September, iOS 8.1 brings quite a few significant features to the operating system. The update activates Apple Pay, enables Yosemite users to access Continuity features like SMS relay and Instant …

The Missing App Gap Between Android and iOS

After reading Kellen’s iPhone 6 review and discussing the lack of an app gap on the Droid Life Show, I thought I should revisit my conviction that …