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How to create the perfect wallpaper for iOS 7’s 3D parallax effect

Apple’s new iOS 7 software is a lot to absorb, even for longtime iPhone and iPad users. The update doesn’t offer much innovation to speak of, but …

Today's Apps Gone Free: Riptide GP, Splyce, Pocket Binder And More

Jump on your supercharged hydro jet and be the first to cross the finish line in Vector Unit's gorgeous water racing game, Riptide GP. We also have a …

Cosmic Concept: Laser-Powered Space Travel

To travel to outer solar system and eventually to the stars, we're going to need some big breakthroughs in propulsion, protection from cosmic radiation, and more. Our Cosmic Concepts series looks at the far-out ideas that will take us there.<p><b>Young K. Bae wants us to travel to the moon within hours</b>, …

10 Construction Projects That Just Wouldn't End

Construction projects worldwide are notorious for their endless delays and under-budgeting. Whether they've been infinitely abandoned or are seemingly ongoing, here are 10 infamous projects that, at one time or another, bit off more than they could chew.<p>Construction projects worldwide are notorious …

How To Make a DIY Fog Machine For a Spooky Halloween

Scare yourself and the trick-or-treaters this Halloween with a home-built fog machine—a rewarding and downright fun project.<p>A do-it-yourself spookfest could be as simple as positioning a few scary props at strategic locations throughout the home or as elaborate as a movie-grade haunted house. But …

How to: Use a password manager to have strong, unique passwords for each website

Evernote, Adobe, even Apple … just a few of the companies who have found their user data compromised by hackers in recent times. The possibility of a hacker being able to access one of your web accounts is worrying enough – but if you use the same email address and password for almost <i>all</i> the …

Look out Google: Disconnect says its no-track search tool is taking off

Advertisement<p>8 Comments<p>Disconnect, a startup co-founded by a former Google(s goog) engineer, is fast becoming a darling of privacy advocates — and a …

This is the Jony Ive-designed aluminum Leica M camera for upcoming RED auction (Gallery)

Last month we reported that Apple’s Senior Vice President of Design Jony Ive had teamed up with designer & friend Marc Newson to create one of a kind pieces for Bono’s (Product) RED charity auction scheduled for November 23 at Sotheby’s New York. Those pieces included one-of-a-kind 18k sold rose …

Doris Sung explains the tech behind her breathing, eco-friendly architecture (video)

Doris Sung has spent the past few years designing "breathing" architecture that adapts to environmental conditions. Thanks to an overview of her work at <i>The Creators Project</i>, we now have a simple explanation of how Sung creates these responsive structures. Her walls and windows are based on …

Death in the digital age: Are you prepared?

<b>When 15-year-old Eric Rash committed suicide in 2011, his family and friends wanted to know why.</b><p>In a bid to find answers, they went to Eric's Facebook account, and after failing to guess his password, appealed to the social media giant to grant them access.<p>Facebook refused.<p>Giving unauthorised …

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'Disney Infinity' lets you create levels on the go with new iPad app

Virtual toy boxes, in tablet form<p>The most compelling aspect of <i>Disney Infinity</i> is its Toy Box: a mode that lets you build pretty much whatever you want, using toys and objects unlocked during the single player campaign. It's a flexible and easy-to-use tool, and it really lets you mash together …

The 110 Best IFTTT Recipes

You can use "if this, then that" to automate activities across the Web. Here are some of our favorite recipes.<p>PCMag reviews products independently, …

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6 Apps You Don't Want to Miss

Apps You Don't Want to Miss 9/14/13<p>PEOPLE CelebFood<p>Marvel's Iron Man 3 - JARVIS: A Second Screen Experience<p>Where's My Water 2<p>Foursquare<p>Reeder 2<p>Roku<p>It …

Vinyl Sales Increase 17.7% Since 2011

There's something to be said for vinyl — its warm sound, its tactility, the awesome sleeve art. (Jack White would agree.)<p>The Long Play (LP) record, …

What Employers Look For In Your Online Profiles

Active job-hunters know that social networking sites can be some of the best tools for finding employment. These platforms showcase companies and …

The Online Activity That's Keeping You Unemployed

You've heard it before: "The Internet is forever." So you should know that when your friend posts a picture of you staggeringly drunk on Facebook, it …

Best The 5 Top Rated Natural Toothpastes Sold On Amazon

We use toothpaste every single day. There is nothing else that I expose my self to more than my toothpaste. It's there in the morning, after meals …

Photogene 4: Full-Resolution RAW Editing On iOS

Photogene has long been one of the top photo-editing apps on iOS, beating out Photoshop Touch in so many ways it’s not funny (not funny for Adobe anyway – it’s still pretty funny for me, and I laugh about it every time I use something by Adobe and am forced to wonder if they hired chimps to write …

15 Fresh Examples of Clean and Minimal Web Designs

As a designer, it can be tempting to use a lot of unnecessary design elements or a complex color palette to make a website stand out. Doing this will …

20 Inspiring Grid-Based Website Designs

Share!<p>Grid-based websites are getting more and more popular these days and personally, it’s a web design trend that we love!<p>The grid-based website …

Responsive One Page Website Designs | Web Design

Beautiful and inspiring examples of responsive, one page website designs. Modern single page web design is perfect for showcasing your work in a …