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Why Starbucks In Australia Was A Massive Failure

Any random person on the street can tell you why Starbucks was a failure in Australia — <i>we have taste buds</i>. When we order a coffee, we expect a …

Coffee

Are You a Perfectionist? Here Are 6 Little-Known Signs

Let's say you used to have a reputation as a perfectionist back in high school when you were a member of the choir. But time's gone by, and you …

Mental Disorders

Words Matter When Talking About Pain With Your Doctor

If you're in the hospital or a doctor's office with a painful problem, you'll likely be asked to rate your pain on a scale of 0 to 10 – with 0 meaning no pain at all and 10 indicating the worst pain you can imagine. But many doctors and nurses say this rating system isn't working and they're trying …

Pain

My Visual Studio Code Setup

I <i>love</i> the text editor setup I've been using for the past year and a half, so I want to show off my setup! Visual Studio Code has far surpassed my …

Nathan Fillion Isn't Even the Best Thing About This 'Uncharted' Fan Film

The 15-minute short recreates the games almost to a T.<p>The best video game movie of all time is now a fan film adaptation of the <i>Uncharted</i> series, …

This app hacked the iPhone’s dual camera system, and you’ve never seen anything like it

Apple wasn’t the first smartphone maker to switch to a dual-lens camera setup on the back of its handsets. Of course once Apple did it, plenty of …

6 Apps To Make Work Travel A Little Less Stressful

And a lot more enjoyable...<p>Tim Robberts via Getty Images<p>If you are travelling for work and downtime is precious, take the fuss out of trying to …

Apps

14 Apple Watch Features You Didn't Know Existed

Apple Watch is more than just an extension of your iPhone. It’s a tiny computer, right on your wrist. It has plenty of apps to choose from, Siri, and …

How to Make Your Own Ringtones for iPhone on iTunes

Your iPhone has a variety of free ringtones to peruse, and the iTunes Store has a gigantic selection of iPhone ringtones to purchase, but what if you want to make your own custom ringtone? Good news! You can make phone ringtones free using already purchased songs from your iTunes library. All you …

iTunes

How to Group Mac App Icons More Prominently in Your Dock

In macOS, the Dock provides convenient one-click access to your most frequently used Mac applications. The simplest way to organize docked apps is to click and drag them into your preferred place, but here we're going to show you a lesser-known trick for arranging docked items more clearly.<p>To …

Setting up a Python Development Environment in Atom

Of course there are a lot of great text editors out there. Sublime Text, Brackets, Atom. I’ve always personally been a fan of Atom because it is …

How to Build Your Own App If You Don't Know How to Code

<i>In our series</i> Getting It<i>, we’ll give you all you need to know to get started with and excel at a wide range of technology, both on and offline. Here,</i> …

Apps

How to remotely help someone fix their iPhone, iPad, and Mac using Messages screen sharing

You can use Message screen sharing on your Mac to help fix problems on other Macs, as well as iOS devices. Here's how.Messages on the Mac works a lot …

How to remove MacKeeper from your Mac

It happened again last week.A friend was telling me she had convinced her mother to get a Mac laptop."But what is this MacSweeper?" she said, with a …

The Engineer’s Nyquist frequency and the sampling theorem

The <b>Nyquist sampling theorem</b> says that a band-limited signal can be recovered from evenly-spaced samples. If the highest frequency component of the …

Mathematics

What Your Resume Should Look Like in 2018

Plus a free downloadable template.<p>Let’s be honest: Writing a resume is a drag.<p>After all, this isn’t exactly a task for the gainfully employed. If …

Employment

88 very British phrases that will confuse anybody who didn't grow up in the UK

Every language has a few phrases that don't always translate well -- and the British English has some absolute corkers.<p>The team at the Business …

How to create a bootable macOS High Sierra USB install drive [Video]

If you want the ability to perform a fresh and clean install of macOS High Sierra, then you should consider creating a bootable macOS High Sierra USB install drive. Not only will this walkthrough work for the macOS High Sierra beta, but it will also work for the final public release once available. …

Algorithm spots abnormal heart rhythms with doctor-like accuracy

While not all arrhythmias are fatal or even dangerous, it's still a cause for concern. Some, after all, could cause heart failure and cardiac arrest, and a lot of people with abnormal heart rhythms don't even show symptoms. A team of researchers from Stanford University might have found a way to …

Medicine

Using Docker Compose for NodeJS Development - DEV Community 👩‍💻👨‍💻

This post was originally published on the Codeship Blog and is posted here with the author's permission.<p>Docker is an amazing tool for developers. It …

Build a Cross Platform Command Line Executable in Node.js

Before we begin, this article assumes you know a couple of things: Javascript, Terminal, and Node.js.<p>Creating a command line tool in Node.js is …

Quick tip: How to translate words in iOS with a single tap

The Look Up feature in iOS, which lets you tap on a word and look it up in the dictionary, the web, Wikipedia, and more, is one of the most useful things about reading on an iPhone or iPad. But did you know that you can also add new dictionaries, including translation dictionaries for foreign …

Design Process GIF

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Infographics

What is Test-Driven Development (TDD)?

Test-driven development (TDD) is not new but it certainly is in vogue. It was originally invented by Kent Beck as part of his extreme programming …

Let’s Build a Web App with Vue, Chart.js and an API

Part of a series<p>Data is beautiful. And with modern technologies it is crazy easy to visualize your data and create great experiences. In this quick …

Travel back to a black-and-white Mac interface with this Apple emulator

About 25 years ago, Apple released what was considered by some to be the most elegant personal computing interface available at the time, MacOS 7.0.1.<p>…

"Beginners Tutorial: Docker with ASP.NET Core"

--updated to .net core 2.0--<br>--updated with multi-stage builds --<p>In this tutorial, you will learn how to build and run your first asp.net core docker …

How to Prevent iMessages From Accidentally Appearing On Other Devices

If you own multiple Apple devices, you’ve probably signed into all of them with your Apple ID. You’ve also probably noticed that when you get a …

Authentication

Apple's Workflow App: What It Is and How to Use It

Apple has acquired an new app that will let iPhone, Apple Watch and iPad users get things done faster than ever before. <br>The app, called Workflow, …

Beyond The Browser: From Web Apps To Desktop Apps

I started out as a web developer, and that's now one part of what I do as a full-stack developer, but never had I imagined I'd create things for the …

Apps