Salih Waritu

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Year Ahead in Tech: Expect Smarter Homes, Trackers and Hackers in 2015

This year brought us a host of new gadgets, from the Apple Watch to fitness-tracking devices. But 2015 will be the year our wearables, smart home gadgets, and phones will all begin talking to each other.<p>Some advances this past year were substantial -– others, not so much. Apple Pay wants to make it …

Samsung app aims to improve autistic children's social interactions

While some believe smartphones and tablets may be turning some of us into screen-staring data drones, Samsung has launched a new app that aims to …

How To Replace The iPhone 6's Battery

The iPhone 6 is a great smartphone, although I’m sure I’m not alone in my desire for a longer-lasting battery. Thankfully, there are a number of battery cases out there (see my roundup of iPhone 6 battery cases here), that can boost battery life. Sadly, like any smartphone, over time your iPhone 6 …

The Leadership Style That Builds High-Growth Companies

Should you rule with an iron fist or be a servant to your people? We decided to ask some of the most successful CEOs around.<p>When asked about his management philosophy, Robb Fujioka doesn't hold back: It's a "democratic dictatorship," he says with a chuckle. After all, how else would Fuhu, the …

Leadership

Facebook apologizes after 'Year in Review' stirs up bad memories for some users

While scrolling through your Facebook News Feed this holiday season, you probably encountered the typical statuses from friends: photographs of …

Looking for some wallpapers for your phone? Check out Wallpaper++

There are ten categories which you can browse wallpapers for, just to help clean things up. Once you have found a wallpaper picture you want to use, …

BlackBerry

4 Apps That Will Supercharge Your Productivity

Not enough hours in the day? These tools can help you get it all done.<p><b>1. For Managing Tasks: Todoist</b><p><b>The problem:</b> You’re juggling multiple projects, …

Apps

BuddyUp at PSU | Vanguard

Finding community and a sense of belonging in college can be a big challenge for students—especially at an urban commuter campus like Portland …

How to Always Be Getting Smarter

The incredible value of constant experimentation.<p>As we do new things, we always want to make sure we're doing things that help the business and not hurt. We may have a feeling of intuition that something may be successful, but how do you really know?<p>We run experiments. For example, maybe I believe …

Retrogaming

Hubble Spots Water Plumes on Europa

The geysers could make it easier to search for life under the ice.<p><b>Geysers spew water from the tiger-striped south pole of Jupiter's ice-covered moon Europa, suggest observations from NASA's Hubble space telescope.</b><p><b>If the existence of the plumes can be confirmed, they will perhaps allow future space</b> …

Google+ is automatically creating your own year in review video

If you're anything like us, the thought of sifting through mountains of media to create a year in review video is more than a little intimidating. However, it just got a lot easier for some Google+ members. The social network is now using Auto Awesome to create year in review clips for anyone who …

Addressing Silicon Valley’s Race Problem

On Tuesday, a start-up called Walker & Company Brands launched a thirty-dollar-a-month shaving kit called Bevel, aimed at African-American men. Made of heavy brass and inspired by old-school design, Bevel is the first product from Walker & Company, which aims to eventually put out a full line of …