Orkun Bilici

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5 points to consider while coining a name for your Brand

Your business plans are in place, the product is taking shape nicely, the top management is champing at the bit, especially the sales and marketing …

Use This Instagram Font Generator To Type Your Next Anonymous Letter

Type to Design, an online font generator, all began with a challenge. Barcelona-based graphic designers Nina Sans and Rafa Goicoechea invited other designers, artists, and illustrators to express their creativity by redrawing the letter or symbol of their choice. Some went very literal—like this …

New Mac Data Breach Exposes Usernames, Passwords

Mac users who had relied upon utility software MacKeeper to help their computers run more smoothly may have a different wish today.<p>Approximately 13 …

Google Play Books' new 'Night Light' adds a blue wavelength filter to help you fall asleep

A little under two weeks ago, Amazon added a ‘Blue Shade‘ filter to its Fire tablets to help you fall asleep after nighttime reading. Not to be left behind, Google just essentially did the same for Play Books, calling it Night Light.<p>If you’re not caught up with your science, blue wavelengths of …

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Russia seeks economic revenge against Turkey over jet

ISTANBUL/MOSCOW (Reuters) - Russia threatened economic retaliation against Turkey on Thursday and said it was still awaiting a reasonable explanation for the shooting down of its warplane, but Turkey dismissed the threats as “emotional” and “unfitting.”<p>In an escalating war of words, President …

This site lets you share your Thanksgiving meal with Syrian refugees

As Thanksgiving approaches, many of us are heading home for the holidays and prepping our stomachs for an overabundance of food.<p>Of course, that won't …

10 biggest game changers in digital marketing of 2015

Technology is changing quickly, and as a business owner, you need to be one step ahead. From exciting developments in machine learning to Google's …

Volvo Is Designing the Autonomous Car That Could Eliminate All Traffic Deaths

As usual, traffic was apocalyptic on the 10 Freeway. So I cued up the <i>Master of None</i> episode I didn’t finish the night before, pulled out the Greek …

Alibaba smashes sales record for China's Singles' Day with $9.3 billion in 12 hours

BEIJING — China's Singles' Day, otherwise known as the world's biggest online shopping event, was bigger and better this year, going by the numbers …

Photographic Proof That Your Favorite Snacks Are Mostly Bags Of Air

But shouldn’t they be? It’s complicated.<p>Nobody <i>needs</i> to eat more snack chips, but it can be disheartening to, in our moments of greatest gluttony, rip open a new bag of Doritos to see that it’s 86% air.<p>It’s a phenomenon of prepackaged disappointment, explored by Brooklyn-based photographer Henry …

This stroller folds up small enough to fit in a backpack

Pack your baby food, pack your diapers, and pack your stroller?<p>Now you can, with the GB Pockit — one of the newest strollers on the market — which …

YouTube Red: Ad-free music and original videos rolled into one pricey package

Would You pay for YouTube?<p>YouTube on Wednesday launched YouTube Red, its long-anticipated subscription service that will allow users to enjoy the …

YouTube Red, A $9.99 Site-Wide Ad-Free Subscription With Play Music, Launches Oct 28

Today Google is rolling its Play Music on-demand service into a new $9.99 subscription for ad-free viewing across all of YouTube that will launch October 28th in the US and globally soon. However, iOS users will be charged $12.99 to cover Apple’s in-app purchase tax. The new service replaces Google …

Microsoft Surface Book review

5 people who proved you can turn your passion into a career

Quick: name five things that you love.<p>Chances are, you did not name your job.<p>In fact, according to research from Gallup, a whopping 87% of employees …

Google To The Yahoo Rescue

Yahoo had a profit miss for Q3, causing shares to drop, but there was a gem in the release that should make investors very happy.<p>The company says that it reached a search agreement this month with search giant Google, CEO Marissa Mayer’s old stomping grounds. It’s a three-year, non-exclusive …

3 search sites that don't track you like Google does

When you need to get information or find something online, chances are you go to Google. But while Google is great at Web searches, it’s hardly stellar when it comes to privacy. It saves your search history, scans your Gmail, tracks your location, keeps everything you say to “OK Google,” and a lot …

Türk fizikçi Mete Atatüre kuantum gürültüsünü ölçmeyi başardı

Donanımhaber TR<p>Geçtiğimiz günlerde Kimya dalında Nobel ödülüne layık görülen Aziz Sancar'ın ardından bu kez de Türk fizikçi Doç. Dr. Mete Atatüre …

Can Dorsey hit the jackpot with Twitter and Square?

One Jack. Two companies.<p>Jack Dorsey has been given a second shot at running Twitter, the struggling social media company he co-founded. Dorsey will be doing double duty at the top spot, also running Square, a mobile payments company he co-founded in 2009.<p>The appointment thrusts Dorsey into an elite …

US high-speed wireless is actually among the world's slowest

The US is rapidly falling behind the majority of other countries when it comes to high-speed wireless technology LTE, commonly known as 4G, coming in 14th slowest of 140 countries worldwide.<p>In contrast, the best performing nation for LTE -- taking into account a combination of speed and coverage -- …

Quickly create a VPN with the Hotspot Shield browser extension

Can't watch Netflix from where you are located? Can't check in with your fantasy football team from behind your office's firewall? Can't use a public hotspot without worrying about your unencrypted data being seen by prying eyes?<p>A VPN can assuage these issues, but VPN software typically either …

The new iPhone is as fast as a MacBook

Reviews are emerging for Apple’s new iPhone 6S and 6S Plus, which go on sale Sept. 25 in 11 countries. One common thread: The new phones are <i>fast</i>. In fact, they’re apparently as fast—or faster—than Apple’s newly designed MacBook laptop, which launched earlier this year.<p>Several testers have been …

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Apple haters are flooding Google's app store with 1-star reviews for Apple's first Android app

The app was designed to quickly and easily transfer an Android user's contacts, message history, photos, videos, email accounts, calendars, and web-browser bookmarks over to their new iPhone when they switch. It's the first Apple app to exist in the Google Play app store, and Android fans are …

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Snowden says aliens could be trying to get in touch right now

<i>Technically Incorrect offers a slightly twisted take on the tech that's taken over our lives.</i><p>We have many assumptions about extraterrestrials.<p>We assume that, in some way, they'll understand how to communicate with us.<p>We assume they may well be more advanced than us. We assume they have spaceships …

Apple’s new ‘Switch to iOS from Android’ app hits the Google Play Store

Sure, technically Apple’s first Android app was the now discontinued Beats Music which it picked up through acquisition last year and it’s developing Apple Music for Google’s platform, but it’s very fitting that Apple’s first in-house app is called Switch to iOS from Android. Apple first announced …

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iOS 9 review: an upgrade to jump for, or skip?

Photograph: Samuel Gibbs for the Guardian<p>The running app cards are bigger, making it easier to see what’s happening before tapping into an app.<p>84<p>image/jpeg<p>http://media.guim.co.uk/630f1aff8e93a6e2d0269d913e5e9cdede668b47/0_0_2100_1259/140.jpg<p>140<p>Photograph: Samuel Gibbs for the Guardian<p>Public …

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Past and Present Versions of Iconic Figures in Side-by-Side Illustrations

Graphic designer Fulvio Obregon gives us a glimpse of both the past and the present in his series titled <i>Me & My Other Me</i>. For this particular collection, the artist illustrates iconic celebrities and their past selves within the same frame. “Each occupies the same place in the ‘I' past with its …

Websites know you're using ad-blockers, and they're coming for you

People are declaring war on pop-ups, commercials and advertising by installing ad-blocking software to keep commercials at bay as they browse the web.<p>…