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Turn your old iPad into a photo frame for $2

Got an old tablet lying around? I'm a huge fan of repurposing it into a full-time digital photo frame. (Indeed, it's at the top of my list of new uses for old tablets.)<p>I say this as someone who's owned an actual, dedicated photo frame for years -- one that cost around $150 when I bought it. I love …

Gear & Gadgets

6 of the Best Translation Apps For Travelers

Not multilingual? You don’t actually need to be with these apps, all which will help you read, speak and understand a variety of different languages. …

Apps

Deep Learning by Andrew Ng (deeplearning.ai): A Course-by-Course Review

Andrew Ng’s five courser aims to give newbies and practitioners a crash course on all things deep learning – from fully connected neural networks to …

Wal-Mart's AI Investment: Assessing The Possibilities For Revenue Growth

<i>Please take note this is only one aspect in weighing the attractiveness or non-attractiveness of the companies mentioned as an investment and should</i> …

Can AI and Video Tech Change the Way We Run Retail Stores?

By Phil GoldsteinA combination of cameras, computer vision software and artificial intelligence has the potential to reshape retail shopping.

Artificial Intelligence

Companies to watch in 2018

The world of software development involves so much more than writing code these days. Developers need to understand artificial intelligence, the …

Dialogs, buttons, and menus make bots more productive

Conversational interfaces have become a larger part of our day-to-day lives. Many of us wake up in the morning and talk to Alexa or Google Home about the weather, ask Siri to “call mom” during our commute, and engage with several Slack apps and bots throughout the workday. But as the AI and bot …

Comment on Google’s New AI Gets Smarter Thanks to a Working Memory by Kyle Webster

I might be able to clear up a little confusion here Tony. CPUs and computers in general have a relatively specific way that they utilize random …

Rewriting the tablet

"For the longest time we just called it 'The Book'"<p>The touch panel doubles as a keyboard and writing surface<p>The Yoga Book dream hinges entirely on its execution

This Data Scientist Has Mapped the Ultimate National Parks Road Trip

Just in time for the National Park Service's 100th anniversary.<p>We already know the most efficient and sight-packed route to drive to see all the continental states, but what if you only wanted to focus on seeing the most beautiful nature in America? A map for that exists now too.<p>Randy Olson, senior …

What a Chess Grandmaster Can Teach You About Solving Problems

Have a complex problem? International chess grandmaster Maurice Ashley suggests trying this.<p>How do <i>you</i> go about solving problems?<p>My father grew up playing chess in his native Philippines, where the game is hugely popular. He became fairly skilled, and even won a few tournaments after immigrating to …

How to Record the Screen on Your PC, Phone, or Tablet

With the right tools and techniques, you can create a video of the screen activity on your PC or mobile device.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, …

Groundbreaking gadget claims to fit in your ear and translate foreign languages in real-time

Trying to understand someone who doesn't speak your language could be a thing of the past, thanks to this new piece of technology.<p>Pilot earphones act like much like Babel Fish in 'Hitchhiker's Guide To The Galaxy' - they let two people who speak a different language understand each other.<p>The gadget …

6 useful Apple Pencil apps for people who don’t draw

When I purchased a 12.9-inch iPad Pro back in November, I bought an Apple Pencil to go with it. When I decided <i>against</i> the 12.9-inch iPad Pro, I kept my Apple Pencil.<p>Even though I don’t draw, I found a lot of other ways the Apple Pencil fit into my workflow. And I knew Apple would release a smaller …

SXSW spotlight: Best practices from Nordstrom, REI for mobile retail integration

March 18, 2016 | by Jeannie Walters<p>Providing consumers with a rewarding and successful digital experience can be tricky given integration hurdles …

High-Tech Tiny House Can Move Between Cities

Domino's has built an autonomous pizza delivery robot

Meet DRU.<p>For a pizza chain, Domino's actually has a pretty rich history of innovation. It's embraced social media, created a one-click Easy Order button and even built a delivery car that has its own pizza oven. Now it's looking at robots. More specifically: delivery robots. What you see here is …

Robotics

With HoloLens, you can now remodel your kitchen at Lowe's

Microsoft's holographic tech gets a home improvement twist<p>When it comes to HoloLens, Microsoft's augmented reality headset, the company's making very careful moves to introduce the holographic tech to the public. Case in point: Today, it announced a partnership with Lowe's, the home improvement …

Augmented Reality

Lonely Planet's new app guides you through major cities

Packing your bags for an exciting new destination? You’ll want to load up Lonely Planet’s new free Guides app on your iOS or Android device before you go.<p>The all-new app bundles maps, recommendations and budget guides for several major cities around the world, and lets you download city guides for …

Apps

18 Things You Need to Know Before Visiting the Eiffel Tower

More than 7 million people visit the Eiffel Tower every year. It's popular and it's crowded, but it doesn't have to be a total time suck. Here's how to get the most of your visit to this iconic monument.<p>Hours of Operation<p>The Eiffel Tower is open every day of the year. With the exception of certain …

France

19 Cleaning Hacks That Will Make Your Life Much Easier

For a person who spends a good 50 percent of her week in cleaning things, a compilation of cleaning hacks is a life-saver. So, there are going to be …

Figment VR is an iPhone case that turns into a VR headset

Google's low-end Cardboard headset is by far the cheapest and easiest way to get started with virtual reality. Unfortunately, it isn't exactly super portable and it's not very durable either -- it's just cardboard, after all. Of course, there are plenty of other phone-compatible VR headsets out …

Microsoft is using the cloud to help you make beautiful PowerPoint slides

For most people, PowerPoint is boring. When you need to make a presentation, it’s the most basic and obvious choice. Unless you have some design chops and/or a lot of time, a ‘beautiful PowerPoint presentation’ is often something of an oxymoron.<p>But that could start changing. Microsoft is …

8 Steps to Manifest the Life of Your Dreams -- 11:11

Have you ever found yourself looking at the clock at exactly 11:11 over and over again? This is a common occurrence with people -- especially those on a path of spiritual awakening.<p>So what does this mean?<p>According to Doreen Virtue, in Angel Numbers, 11 is the number of manifestation so when you see …

Spirituality

10 Essential Apps For A More Productive 2016

<b>It’s less than</b> two months to 2016, and if your resolution for the New Year is to be more productive, this list of 10 essential apps will definitely …

The best IFTTT recipes for forgetful people

I'm a very forgetful person, which means that technology is both a blessing and a curse. On the one hand, there are lots of techy ways to help people like me remember everything -- on the other hand, there are a lot more tech devices for me to accidentally forget about.<p>But let's focus on how tech …

The best Paris apps for iPhone

Perhaps no other city in the world is more synonymous with fashion, culture, and art than Paris. This global leader in literature, historic …

France

Skybuds Wireless Earbuds And Smartphone Case (video)

Alpha Audiotronics have created a new wireless earbuds system that comes supplied with its own smartphone case capable of both charging and storing …

The best protective iPhone cases

Apple’s iPhone is a beautiful device, but beauty is often fragile. If you work outside in all weathers, you like to go adventuring, or maybe you just …

Tech Trends