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iPhone vs. Android: Which is better? - CNNMoney

Login<p>The iPhone’s TouchID fingerprint sensor makes bypassing the annoying lock screen a breeze. Some Android phones have a similar feature. Other Android phones have a “Smart Lock” tool that uses face recognition or location to bypass the lock screen, but it’s a less secure option.<p>Make a …

Apps

RANKED: The Best Smartphones In The World

Here's our monthly list of the best smartphones you can buy.<p>We update this list approximately once a month. Our rankings are based on a variety of factors including design, software and hardware features, content selection, carrier availability, and price. We only consider phones that are available …

Mobile Technology

How much do coders make? Check out this data from around the country

Advertisement<p>10 Comments<p>Credit: Maga/Shutterstock<p>iOS rules the roost and beats Android, Bay Area coders get paid the most, and Node.js developers are …

Pixate Launches Its App Prototyping Service For Designers

Pixate, an Accel-funded Y Combinator alum, is opening the doors to its visual prototyping service today after a long private and public beta phase. When the company graduated from Y Combinator last January, it still focused mostly on allowing mobile developers to style their native applications …

30 Men’s Side Part Hairstyles & How To Rock It

We all know that one of the most stylish men this world has ever seen is a well-dressed New York City ad exec named Don Draper. Who cares that he’s a …

Sleek QUANT E-Sports Sedan is Powered by Salt Water

By now, we’re used to hearing about cars that run off electricity, but not necessarily from salt water. The Germany-based <i>QUANT e-sports sedan</i> by Nano Flow Cell has been in development for 14 years, and it uses an entirely new kind of energy storage system where fuel is made from a salt water …

eSports

The Best Time to Buy Anything During the Year

A bit of planning can save you a ton of money when it comes to buying throughout the year. Here’s your comprehensive, always up-to-date guide on the …

18 hidden iOS 8 features you probably didn’t know about

iOS 8 is the biggest release from Apple ever, with hundreds of new APIs and features that will completely change the way you use your iPhone. Features like Handoff, Health and Messages will be huge draws for customers looking for something new from iOS, but Apple’s engineers have also crammed …

Apple reveals the most common reasons that it rejects apps

Apple is such an opaque company that even app developers can be left, out in the cold, wondering why their app was rejected from the app store. Thankfully, the company does have some sympathy for those dejected coders, which is why it's published a list (in full, after the break) of the most common …

Holiday Rental Service HouseTrip Launches an iOS App for Guests

HouseTrip, an Airbnb-style platform for renting or letting apartments on a short-term basis, has officially announced the launch of its iOS app for guests.<p>The new app, which joins its existing iOS app for hosts, promises a slick overall experience in allowing guests to research, plan and manage …

6 Tips For Making A Good Impression In Your First Job

In 2006, Lauren Berger was fresh out of college and the assistant to a big-shot Hollywood agent. It would have been a dream job for any new grad. But Berger quickly realized that her work was really hard — and that her education hadn’t prepared her for the challenge.<p>“When I started my first job, I …

15 Real Tech Company Interview Questions You Will Probably Be Asked (And How To Answer Them)

The question was: You are shrunk to the height of a nickel and your mass is proportionally reduced so as to maintain your original density. You are then thrown into an empty glass blender. The blades will start moving in 60 seconds. What do you do?<p>Answer: Lots of variants but one is that you jump …

Employment

House Boz in Pretoria, South Africa by Nico van der Meulen Architects

The Sophisticated Architecture of House Boz in Pretoria, South Africa.<p>House Boz is truly a fine example of sophisticated architecture design. The …

South Africa

Beautiful Houses: Russet Residence

Today we will show you the beautiful Russet Residence in West Vancouver, Canada, a project by Splyce Design. This house is really beautiful. The …

Architecture

Husband sends wife spreadsheet to detail denied sex?

A woman goes to Reddit and claims her husband emailed her a spreadsheet detailing all the instances in which she allegedly denied him sex. Is this the future of data?<p>We are all data hounds now.<p>Technology has made it an essential part of the human condition that we look at the numbers and there see …

Communicate

5 more Mac keyboard shortcuts that make computing even easier

After we posted our handy Mac keyboard shortcuts video, we got a ton of comments — and more great suggestions about ways to streamline working with your Apple computer.<p>In today’s video, we take a look at another handful of great Mac keyboard shortcuts, and show you how you can make your …

Here comes iOS 8: Last chance to get The Complete iOS 8 Course With Swift [Deals]

More than ever before, our connected world is becoming a mobile one. What good is a strong web presence if it isn’t optimized for use with mobile devices? That’s where having your own app comes into play. It allows your audience to connect with you in a way that is personalized to them.<p>The Complete …

Whoops! World Cup Security Shares Its Wi-Fi Password With the World

Clearly this is red card-worthy digital offense.<p>The folks in charge of security at the 2014 World Cup in Brazil probably thought they were being clever by substituting some numbers into "Brazil 2014" to make their Wi-Fi password, "b5a2112014." They might have gotten away with this crappy password, …

New Heartbleed attack hits Android devices and routers over Wi-Fi

Seven weeks after the bug put the web on high alert, Heartbleed is still causing problems. A new report from Portuguese security researcher Luis Grangeia describes how the same bug could be used over Wi-Fi to enable new kinds of attacks that build on the same vulnerability.<p>Dubbed Cupid, the new …

How To Enter Extensions For Conference Rooms In Contacts App [iOS Tips]

We’ve all had to do it: make those conference calls to services that require you to enter in a code, or a room number, or what have you.<p>If you call these numbers frequently and want to save a little time, you can enter in the extensions and codes into your Contacts app, but you’ll want to code in …

The Vaultskin Windsor Wallet Sleeve: Give Your iPhone 5s The Luxury It Deserves [Deals]

This Cult of Mac Deals offering has the following qualities: It’s a protective phone case, it’s a wallet, it’s killing two birds with one stone and looking classier than Burt Reynolds in a crushed-velvet suit while doing it. So if you like luxury and functionality in one sleek package, this deal is …

A Design App Called Sketch 3 Is At The Top Of The Mac App Store, And Here’s Why

In the world of mobile design, Sketch is a household name on the Mac. Apple gave it a design award in 2012, and it has been featured numerous times in the Mac App Store The highly anticipated 3.0 update to Sketch was released yesterday by Bohemian Coding as a separate purchase, and it’s currently …

Amazon WorkSpaces - Virtual Desktops in the Cloud

<b>Simple to Use</b><p>Amazon WorkSpaces makes it easy to manage your desktop computing infrastructure by eliminating the need for up-front investments and …

Men's Fashion, Style, Grooming, Fitness, Lifestyle, News & Politics

Shoes<p>Fancy rich-guy designer slippers aren't just for fancy, rich, designer-wearing guys anymore.<p>By Matt Sebra1 day agoView More<p>Gift Ideas<p>All …

Quit Seeing ‘All My Files’ In The Finder – Change The Default New Window View [OS X Tips]

When you open up a new Finder window, at least in OS X 10.8 Mountain Lion, you’ll see a snapshot of all the files on your Mac. Apple calls this view, “All My Files,” and it’s a good way to just see what you have on your Mac.<p>It’s also an annoying view if you’re looking for stuff on your Desktop or …

How To Create Your Own Custom URL Shortener

<b>Updated with new information in August 2014</b><p>If you follow TNW on social media sites like Twitter, Google+ or Facebook, you’ll have noticed that rather than use the full, ugly ol’ URL found in the address bar, we use a nice friendly shortened one like tnw.to/c0buZ. If you don’t follow us in these …