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How to make your own bootable OS X 10.11 El Capitan USB install drive

Setting up lots of Macs? Want an offline installer? Here's how to roll your own.<p>It was 2009 when Apple last released a new operating system on …

Operating Systems

Vortex robot plays with kids, teaches them to program

There's no shortage of robot-based toys out there which are claimed to be both fun, and teach your budding young roboticist the basics of …

Everyman Porter Key Knife

Your everyday carry items should solve everyday problems, and that's exactly the thought behind the Porter Key Knife from Everyman. Designed to last, …

Help Us Come Up With Some Truly Ludicrous #GeekPickUpLines

Last night, a truly awesome hashtag was trending. Thanks in large part to the Nerdist’s <i>Midnight</i> game show and its Hashtag Wars feature, everyone on …

Charlie Jane Anders

At Law Firms, Can Culture Create Value?

<b>Editor’s Note:</b> <i>The author of this post is the chief marketing officer at Haynes and Boone. This is the first installment of a two-part series.</i><p>By …

Mergers & Acquisitions

The Battle for Customer Attention Starts With a Company's Culture

Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Many people believe that marketing is just advertising or selling. But, in reality, marketing is actually a conversation that you the entrepreneur start by meeting your customers' needs.<p>One of the biggest challenges in marketing we see is …

Marketing to Millennials on Social Media? Start by Being Authentic

If you want to sell to millennials, social media should be a key element of your marketing strategy. But how do you make sure your brand stands out …

Law firms ready for Gen X, Y leaders, brace for Millennials - Phoenix Business Journal

By Mike Sunnucks <br>– Senior Reporter, Phoenix Business Journal<p>May 20, 2014, 2:04pm MST<p>Generations X and Y are starting to inherit the reigns of …

The Most Productive People Know Who to Ignore

A coaching client of mine is managing partner at a very large law firm, and one of the issues we’ve been working on is how to cope more effectively with the intense demands on his time—clients who expect him to be available, firm partners and other employees who want him to address their concerns …

CourtListener Adds Oral Arguments to its Free Research Site

The free legal research site CourtListener rolled out a notable enhancement this week, adding oral arguments from the Supreme Court and nine federal …

How to Keep Your Solo Practice Sustainable and Lean

One of the biggest issues for solo attorneys, especially new ones, is figuring out how to balance the books and keep overhead costs low. Here are six …

Paperless Office

Skully, Maker Of A Google Glass-Like Motorcycle Helmet, Raises $11 Million

Google announced last month that it was ending the first version of its augmented reality glasses, Google Glass, for consumers. For many, this was confirmation of what a terrible idea the whole project was. But the idea of sticking a computer on your face isn’t showing any signs of slowing …

Augmented Reality

Suzuki Hayabusa replacement planned?

<b>SUZUKI’S</b> Hayabusa is one of those bikes that’s carved out its own niche in motorcycling. It’s a legend that’s gained hoards of followers over the …

2014 Suzuki Hayabusa - Riding Impression

Few sportbikes have carved a place in history quite like the <b>Suzuki</b> Hayabusa. When it debuted in 1999, the ’Busa leveled the other players on the …

Motorcycle Wiring 101

<i>Joe Tessitore is a strange guy. Most motorcycle builders hate working with motorcycle wiring, but not Joe. It’s his favorite part of the build, and the source of most of his business. So we’ve asked Joe to demystify electrical systems, and provide an easy guide to sparking your bike back into …

Arduino

Swift bootcamp teaches NYC coders Apple’s new programming language

If you’re a New York-based coder or wannabe coder looking to learn Apple’s new programming language Swift, you may want to check out an upcoming evening tech workshop organized by software development firm TurnToTech.<p>With the next session taking place Monday at their 5th Avenue offices, the number …

Automating iOS: A Comprehensive and Updated Guide to Launch Center Pro – MacStories

<b>Note: The following is a complete update of our original Launch Center Pro guide published in April 2014. It has been rewritten and updated for the latest 2.3 and 2.3.1 versions of Launch Center Pro with new sections, actions, videos, and more.</b><p>Released in December of 2011, Launch Center (the …

Apps

Fresh Ginger Syrup

1K<p>300<p>9<p>Shares 2K<p>Many moons ago, I worked with Bruce Cost at the now-shuttered Monsoon restaurant in San Francisco. Bruce is an amazing Asian cook and …

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Drag Bike: DP Customs' 154 hp Turbo Destroyer

DP Customs are famous for their clean, motorsport-influenced Ironhead customs. They’ve now taken the racing concept to the extreme, with a 154 hp street-legal drag bike.<p>“The idea for the Turbo Destroyer came up when we were delivering a build to a race car driver in Denver, Colorado,” says Jarrod …

Mountain Biking

Harley Softail Slim by Rough Crafts

The Harley Softail Slim has two points in its favor: it’s a simple bobber-style bike with a vintage vibe, and it has a super-low seat height of less than 24 inches. It’s basically a Fat Boy with the fat trimmed off, and there’s ample grunt from a 103ci (1688cc) Big Twin motor.<p>This makes it the …

Retro

Jeep Wrangler Willys Wheeler Edition

The new 2014 Jeep Wrangler Willys Wheeler edition is now available for purchase. The Willys Wheeler package is a classic throwback to early Jeep CJ …

Ducati Flat Red 2 | By Jvb-moto

Our Friday custom motorbike crush comes from Germany´s JVB-Moto, the spectacular Flat Red II is based on a Ducati Monster 1100 and sports an aluminum …