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GE Digital Acquires ServiceMax to Extend Predix and Analytics Across Field Service Processes

SAN RAMON, Calif. – November 14, 2016 – GE Digital (NYSE: GE) today announced it has acquired ServiceMax, a leader in cloud-based field service …

Manufacturing

Opinion: The humble MacBook Air is a secret workhorse

I’ve long recommended the MacBook Air to friends who want something a little more capable than an iPad but don’t need their machine to do any heavy lifting. But recent experience has now led me to go rather further …<p>I’ve written at length about why I’m doggedly sticking to my four-year-old 17-inch …

Why I Vote GIF

Up until now, we didn’t have much of a choice but to build our digital world around a keyboard-centric way of talking to each other.<p>To communicate with computers, keyboards are kick-ass; we’ve pretty much figured that out. But, to communicate with humans, keyboards … maybe they’re not so good. …

How to Build Modular Storage Cabinets

<b>These no-waste easy-to-build cabinets are a great way to increase the storage in your shop.</b> These modular storage cabinets are designed to be easy to …

11 Ways to Maximize Kitchen Cabinet Space

In theory, small kitchens are cute, cozy and warm, and perfect for whipping up quick dinners while never having to reach too far for anything. In reality, they can be kind of a hassle. Luckily, with a few hacks, tips and DIY projects, you can be well on your way to a perfectly efficient space …

Kitchens

SpaceX is going to try a revolutionary rocket landing this Sunday — here’s how to watch

Get ready: SpaceX will try another historic rocket landing on Sunday, June 28.<p>The landing attempt will happen minutes after SpaceX launches one of their Falcon 9 rockets out of Cape Canaveral Air Force Station in Florida at exactly 10:21 a.m. EDT.<p>NASA will begin streaming the event live at 9 a.m. …

Machine Learning With Apex

Machine Learning With Apex - Part 1<p>by Jennifer Wyher and Paul Battisson February, 2015<p>The past few years have seen machine learning emerge as one of …

Machine Learning

Pet Photography Tips & Tricks

As fun as it may look like, pet photography can be a tough nut to crack. Apart from having the appropriate equipment and skill, it takes a bit more …

Long Exposure Night Photography Tips in the Mountains

Like most photography, long exposures are best learned by experimentation and trial and error. Still, it never hurts to have know some fundamentals …

10 Things This Beginner Learned About Landscape Photography

I’m photographer Joe Hendricks, and in this post I’ll share some things I learned from trying to get into landscape photography.<p>1. Just go for it<p>For …

Landscape Photography

Female cyclist crushed to death by lorry outside Bank of England

Cycling group calls for 'horrendous' junction to be pedestrianised as 26-year-old woman becomes eighth fatality in London this year<p>A 26-year-old woman was crushed to death by a tipper truck as she cycled across a busy junction outside the Bank of England in morning rush hour.<p>The woman, who has not …

The next generation of Siri-like assistants will be robots living in your home

The Pepper robot built by Japanese companies Aldebaran and Softbank, on the other hand, can be bought online and used at home right now. Except you may have to wait a long time as the first batch of 1000 Peppers was sold out in about a minute, and it's only available in Japan.<p>The buzz around Pepper …

Opinion: Did Sony just do the impossible?

June 10, 2015 was a fun day. It saw the announcement of the Sony a7R II, along with the new 1"-type stacked sensors in the company's updated releases …

Cameras

Why this really is the time to leave London for the country

Fancy swapping your city pad for a glorious house in the countryside? There has never been a better time to cash in the London premium<p>Now is the time to exploit the London property dividend. For years, prices in the capital have risen while the rest of the country has languished, which means home …

Housing

The top 10 new 'supertowns' for commuters

Thinking of leaving London, but not sure where to go? These affordable towns are enjoying rapid house-price growth<p>We have looked for towns which offer something special, where average house prices are still below £400,000 but rising steadily, and where there are rail links to London. Here they are, …

8 Life-Changing Lessons You Can Learn in 3 Minutes From Ultra-Short TED Talks

If you've got three minutes, you can learn what you need for success, how to start a movement--and a better way to tie your shoes.

Top 100 Tech Trends in June

The top June 2015 tech trends are all about making an impact, whether that is functionally, aesthetically or somewhere in between. There is nothing …

List-Worthy

Hipster Vintage Logo Pack

Download the Hipster Vintage Logo Pack, a set of stylish logos and icons.<p>This download pack is equipped with 18 vintage logos plus 24 bonus icons …

Graphic Design

25 Websites That Will Make You Smarter

Here's a list of websites that will actually make you smarter:<p><b>CodeAcademy</b>— Learn programming languages like HTML, CSS, and Javascript with this free, interactive resource.<p><b>Coursera</b>— With more than 800 free courses on topics that range from internet history to financial engineering, the education …