Senthil Kumar

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The 15 best apps for keeping your life in order

These apps aren't like that. They will help you remember everything from your keys, to your bills, to where you first met someone. They can even improve your memory.<p>Taken together, these 15 apps tackle forgetfulness through all different parts of your life.

Apps

10 changes to make in your 30s that will set you up for lifelong success

But your 30s are an ideal time to cement the habits that will help you achieve personal and professional fulfillment for the rest of your life.<p>To give you a head start, we sifted through recent Quora threads on this critical life transition and highlighted the most compelling responses.<p>Here are 10 …

Self-help

Big Data: The Management Revolution

Artwork: Tamar Cohen, Happy Motoring, 2010, silk screen on vintage road map, 26″ x 18″<p><i>“You can’t manage what you don’t measure.”</i><p>There’s much wisdom in that saying, which has been attributed to both W. Edwards Deming and Peter Drucker, and it explains why the recent explosion of digital data is so …

Why Analytics Is Finally Ripe For The Cloud

Analytics is a huge area that takes many shapes, forms and sizes. It also eats up a lot of processing cycles, and it takes a high level of expertise to put it into motion. In other words, it’s ripe for the cloud. But why is it taking so long for organizations to embrace cloud analytics?<p>There is …

Merchant Shipping

Microsoft Rolls Out New Cloud Platform Roadmap

Microsoft announced a "cloud platform roadmap" Web site late last week that aims to provide insights about its server and cloud software development …

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Entrepreneurship

The 4-Hour Leader

When I bought the The 4-Hour Work Week by Tim Ferriss in 2007, I was captivated by the concept of working just four hours a week. I enjoyed Tim’s writing style and I started to apply some of his philosophies to my work life (although I never did achieve a four-hour work week.) A few years later, I …

Wall Street

Mesosphere Raises $36M, Launches Its Data Center Operating System

Mesosphere is a company that is commercializing the open source Apache Mesos project. Mesos itself is a cluster management platform that manages distributed hardware resources into a single pool of resources. Used for batch jobs and long-running services alike, Mesos provides developers an API to …

Sony Pictures' computers are still locked as hackers demand equality (updated)

Sony Pictures' employees around the globe are still locked out of their company computers after they were hacked on the 24th by a group calling itself the "Guardians of Peace." Now, new details have emerged that shed <i>some</i> light on what they want and how they did it. Someone who claims to be part of …

How to Find Maximum Productivity Between Control & Chaos

As an entrepreneur, focus and discipline are two very important factors when it comes to success. Add in the words “real estate,” and an …

The third great wave

Special report<p>MOST PEOPLE ARE discomfited by radical change, and often for good reason. Both the first Industrial Revolution, starting in the late …

Oxford University

Google Launches Managed Service For Running Docker-Based Applications On Its Cloud Platform

Google today announced the alpha launch of Google Container Engine, a new managed service for building and running Docker container-based applications on its cloud platform.<p>Docker is probably the hottest technology in developer circles these days — it’s almost impossible to have a discussion with a …

Cocoon Is A Smart Home Security Device That Uses Infrasonic Sound To Detect An Intruder

There’s currently no shortage of ‘smart’ security devices for your home, due to the ascendancy of the smart home market as a whole, coupled with a hardware renaissance driven by the rise of crowdfunding. These consumer home security devices usually consist simply of an Internet-connected camera of …

iCracked Technicians Have Made $6M This Year

You’d think that competing directly with Apple for its own customers would be a losing game, but iCracked‘s iOS repair service continues to grow as Apple approaches 1 billion mobile devices sold — a threshold the company could pass this quarter.<p>In a phone interview last week, iCracked founder and …

Forecast 2015: IT spending on an upswing

It’s IT budgeting time for 2015 — and Barr Snyderwine is reaching for the stars.<p>“I’m going to present over 20% in increased IT spending” to the …

SOA governance: A secret weapon for enterprise IT risk management

Whether it’s stories about big banks being hacked, or McAfee reporting on mobile malware threats, data risks are a regrettable reality. IT security …

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MagMIMO: MIT's new long-range wireless charging tech that works like WiFi - ExtremeTech

MagMIMO: MIT’s new long-range wireless charging tech that works like WiFi<p>By on September 26, 2014 at 12:32 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions …

New devices want to sense and command your Home-as-a-Platform

Where you live is not simply your home. It’s a sensing, universally controllable system for your life.<p>Two new sets of products — from startup Notion and veteran peripheral maker Logitech — point to new directions for both the sensing side and the control side of what I’d call your …

Oculus reveals Crescent Bay VR headset with 360-degree head tracking and headphones - ExtremeTech

By on September 22, 2014 at 8:21 am<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>At the Oculus Connect developer …

Virtual Reality

After balloons and robots, Google's next moonshot is a vibrating spoon

A new technology's joining those diabetes-monitoring contact lenses at Google X's Life Science division, one that'll make eating a lot easier for people with Parkinson's or essential tremor. This technology takes the form of a spoon that vibrates to counteract its users' tremors, making it possible …

Canviz Lets You Put Animated GIFs On Your Wall

Boring old pictures are, without a doubt, boring. That’s why there’s Canviz. Designed by artists to allow them to share animated photographs and graphics, Canviz is a “museum grade” screen for your wall.<p>Writes the creator, MM Waters:<p>This project began with an idea my wife had. She wanted to create …

Toshiba wants to reshape the chip industry with new low-power tunnel FETs, $2 billion investment - ExtremeTech

By on September 10, 2014 at 2:35 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>Toshiba made multiple …

Nanotech

Equil's Smartpen 2 can transcribe your notes without your tablet's help

The Equil JOT smartpen was a nice evolution on digitally-enhanced writing implements. Much like Livescribe's digitizing pen, it copied all a writer's scribbles to a companion iPad app -- but the JOT didn't need a special notebook to do it. Rather than requiring writers to buy special …

Western Digital unveils world's first 10TB hard drive: Helium-filled, shingled recording - ExtremeTech

Western Digital unveils world’s first 10TB hard drive: Helium-filled, shingled recording<p>By on September 10, 2014 at 1:30 pm<p>This site may earn …

Western Digital

Apple Watch unveiled alongside new larger iPhones

http://vod-pro-ww-live.akamaized.net/mps_h264_hi/public/news/technology/1107000/1107106_h264_1500k.mp4?__gda__=1522534611_551ea6533add6fbccd2c24b15fd4eaa9<p><b>Apple has unveiled a smartwatch - the Apple Watch - its first new product line since the first iPad and the death of its co-founder Steve …

Apple Watch

The great Internet Slowdown: Join tomorrow's protest against the FCC's new net neutrality rules - ExtremeTech

The great Internet Slowdown: Join tomorrow’s protest against the FCC’s new net neutrality rules<p>By on September 9, 2014 at 10:28 am<p>This site may earn …

Net Neutrality