Sahil Sardessai

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Why Creating A To-Do List Is Derailing Your Success

Most of us make them, but to-do lists make us more stressed and don’t account for how long tasks take. Here are three things to do instead.<p>Nearly two-thirds of professionals write to-do lists, but 41% percent of all to-do list items never actually get done, according to research from the …

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This is why Tesla always overpromises and underdelivers

Analysts at Morgan Stanley, Baird, and Barclays all lowered their price targets. Tesla target share prices among the analysts community are all over the map, with some banks offering bullish expectations while others think the stock will slide from its current level of about $220.<p>From the outside, …

Everybody is suddenly copying Microsoft

"You can merge a toaster and a refrigerator, but that's probably not going to be pleasing to anyone," quipped Apple CEO Tim Cook.<p>Nobody's laughing now. And Microsoft is looking more and more like a trendsetter.<p>Three years after Cook's jab, the Surface Pro 3 is selling strong — strong enough that …

Everything we expect Apple will announce tomorrow

The official unveiling of the iPhone 6s is finally upon us, only this year, instead of focusing solely on its lineup of new smartphones, Apple is preparing to throw fans a curveball at the Bill Graham Civic Auditorium by revealing three other major products coming in 2015.<p>The Apple TV will no …

Canon: We’re Building a 120-Megapixel DSLR

Yesterday, Canon made a splash by announcing the development of a new 250-megapixel CMOS sensor — the highest resolution for a sensor smaller than …

Dell just got a piece of Microsoft's Surface business

Dell will be targeting sales to business customers, selling the device along with warranties and technical support.<p>Both Microsoft and Dell have massive sales forces, but Dell's folks really know their way around enterprise hardware sales, something that's relatively new for Microsoft. This means …

Apple and BMW have been exploring partnerships on cars

Apple and BMW may eventually have more in common than just some features in your car's infotainment system. Sources for both <i>Reuters</i> and <i>Manager Magazin</i> understand that the two companies have had "exploratory talks," including a trip by Apple executives to Leipzig to see how BMW builds the i3. Apple …

Why We Finally Have the First True 'Smartphones'

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The Average Person Has 119 Apps, And Other Numbers We Heard At WWDC

Here's what we learned about the company at today's Worldwide Developer's Conference.<p>80 percent were there for the first time, with over 1,000 engineers from Apple on-hand to watch their executives present and answer question from developers.<p>At last year's conference, Apple said that over 50% of …

Everything Apple Announced at WWDC 2015 in One Handy List

Apple’s Worldwide Developers Conference (WWDC) was everything rumored, teased and then some. If you didn’t sit through the keynote for the past few hours, here’s a rundown of the highlights you shouldn’t miss. For more info, click the links below each story for full details.<p>OS X 10.11: El …

Apple made an Android app that helps people switch to iOS

Apple's getting more aggressive than ever before in trying to move Android users over to iOS. The company has previously offered a step-by-step tutorial to ease the transition for people coming from Samsung, HTC, and other Android phones. Now it's building an <i>actual app</i> to help transfer essentials …

Google hopes to one day replace Gmail with Inbox, promises to bring over many features in the interim

Three Inbox by Gmail engineers today answered questions as part of a Reddit AMA session. Most of the answers were tidbits we’ve heard of before, but one stood out to us: Google plans to eventually replace Gmail with Inbox.<p>In response to the question “Do you think Inbox will replace Gmail on the …

Come On, Apple Fans, It's Time To Admit That The Company Is Blowing It

The message was clear:<p>Apple is getting its clock cleaned by Samsung, which is now by far the dominant smartphone maker in the world. (Samsung had 32% of the global market in Q3, the same share as a year ago. Apple, meanwhile, had only 12% of the market, down from 14% a year ago.)<p>Yes, both companies …