Tech & Sci

By Scott Rosenbloom | This magazine, called "Science and Technology", has articles relating to everything from solving technology problems, running an IT Department, gadgets, apps, hardware and software, and NASA.

Welcome to Surfacegate

Microsoft is having its iPhone 4 “Antennagate” moment, thanks to rampant reliability issues with its Surface Book and Surface Pro 4 devices. But …

Microsoft

How to Know What You Need to Know—All the Time

You know how to find information about your company, industry and area of specialty. But do you know how to make that information find you? Here's …

Mobile Apps

How to turn your TV on with Chromecast

Chromecast may be a simple device, but it comes with some clever hidden tricks, one being the ability to power on your television.<p>What isn't to love about Google's Chromecast? It's an extremely affordable device that allows you stream video, music and game content directly to your dumb TV.<p>But there …

Chromecast

Dan Bricklin invented the spreadsheet—but don’t hold that against him

You may not know Dan Bricklin, but you are almost certainly familiar with his work. It’s fair to say that the Boston-based programmer is as important a figure in the early days of personal computing as contemporaries like Steve Jobs and Bill Gates.<p>Bricklin created what could be considered the first …

Apple II

Learn HTML5, CSS3, Javascript - video style tutorials

HTML5

3 Ways to Jump Start a Car

EditMethod One of Three:<br>Checking the Battery<p>1<p><b>Make sure the battery is the problem.</b><p>Check the headlights. Are they dim or bright? (Note that in some …

Batteries

2 Windows 8 Swype-Like Touch Keyboards Tested

Advertisement<p>On more than one occasion, I’ve found myself attempting to drag my finger around the keyboard on my Windows 8 tablet, only to be …

iOS

Modern All The Way: Creating Custom Tiles for Windows 8

Advertisement<p>To tile or not to tile? One of the most divisive elements of Windows 8 is the Start screen’s tiles. These square or rectangle-shaped …

Microsoft

Microsoft's new future vision video gives us a peek at OneNote 5-10 years from now

Every now and then, Microsoft puts out a video of its vision of the future, showcasing the kind of technology the company expects to be mainstream in …

Microsoft

Google Launches Free Music Streaming Service

Google announced this morning that it will now offer a free, ad-supported version of its Google Play Music streaming music service in addition to the …

Google

Google Unveils a Stick That Turns Any Display Into a PC

Caesar Sengupta reaches into his hip pocket and pulls out a PC. About the size of a cigar, it's a tiny PC. But it's a PC. If you plug it into an LCD …

Google's New Project Soli Is Mind Blowing - See It In Action

Google is living in the future right now. They're in the middle of developing a new interaction sensor using radar technology that can track movement …

Quantum Computers Will Make Your Laptop Look Like an Abacus

The race to make the first quantum computer is becoming as important as the race 75 years ago to get the first nuke. It could change the balance of …

Quantum Mechanics

Help these 30-year-old Intellivision games live again on PC

One of the biggest problems facing video games as an artistic medium is one of preservation. Thanks to HD remasters, digital distribution and the Internet Archive that's becoming less of an issue. But we still need to do more to keep a record and constant catalog of gaming's past moments. That's …

Pixel Art

I Was Wrong – Kill The SharePoint Designer Design View!

One of the major controversies of SharePoint 2013 is that SharePoint Designer 2013 Design View is gone. I’ve previously written why this is a good …

UX Design

SharePoint Designer 2013 Design View is Gone! – effects Data View web part and List View web part

The <b>Design View</b> <b>no longer exists</b> in SharePoint Designer 2013. This changes the way we work with (or used to work with) all sorts of visual elements in …

Web Design

Google ARC beta brings Android apps to Windows, Mac and Linux

We’ve known for some time that Google has been working on a method of running Android apps within its Chrome OS — a project that’s being referred to …

How To Set Up a Second Router With Verizon FiOS

The modem used to access Verizon FiOS also functions as a router, enabling it to broadcast wireless signals to local devices. If you want to add an …

Wi-Fi

These USB Cables Link Together Without A Hub To Share One Port

Every year, USB ports get scarcer in laptops that grow thinner. The problem is, we still have a ton of devices to plug in, from our phones to our thumb drives to our fitness bands.<p>Historically, that has meant you have to carry around some bulky multiport hub. But a new product called InfiniteUSB, …

Microsoft

OneNote welcomes partner Obindo

Over the course of the last year, we’ve been excited to welcome more and more partners to the OneNote ecosystem, as we combine forces to increase the …

Microsoft OneNote