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100 Documentaries Every Guy Must See

Documentaries are created to open the viewers’ eyes to certain issues, most of the time controversial. Sometimes, they are filmed to preserve …

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Tips: To easily stream your media from macOS to iOS locally, use StreamToMe

Tips<p>By<p>Apple's Home Sharing is great if you've got just a few files you want to stream from a computer to iOS. For larger libraries, a third party …

The Top Meeting Trick That Saves Everyone Time and Money

Say farewell to wasted time in the conference room.<p><i>By Liz Valentine, CEO, Swift (a Possible agency)</i><p>Most meetings hinge on the last five minutes. This is the time when the group comes to a consensus, approves a project, or maps the next steps. It's the moment the meeting was created for.<p>What if this …

Here's Apple's workaround when your iPhone 7 home button fails

An on-screen button fills in while you're waiting to get your phone fixed.<p>The iPhone 7's non-moving home button may feel odd at first, but it has its perks... especially if it ever stops working. <i>MacRumors</i> forum goer iwayne has shown that the new iPhone will give you an on-screen home button (along …

Mobile Technology

Pictures of the Week 10.6.16

How to Tell the Difference Between Sadness, Grief, and Depression

We all know what it’s like to feel sad. Sadness is a standard human emotion. It looks different for different people and in different situations, but …

Google rebrands 'Apps for Work' to 'G Suite,' adds bazillion features

Google is giving its Apps for Work a refresh today, adding new features and renaming the entire collection into the simpler and decidedly more gangsta ‘G Suite.’<p>Google says the new name better reflects its mission to “help people everywhere work and innovate together, so businesses can move faster …

Janet Jackson Is ‘Super Excited’ About Expecting Her First Child at 50, Source Says

<i>This story originally appeared on PEOPLE.com.</i><p><b>Janet Jackson</b> cannot wait to be a mom.<p>“She is super excited about her pregnancy and is doing extremely …

Patience Jonathan's Alleged Slush Funds: Charly Boy Writes ⋆

Charles Oputa, popularly known as Charly Boy has written an open letter addressing the controversial $31.4 million uncovered by anti-graft agency, …

How to build a bird house | HowToSpecialist - How to Build, Step by Step DIY Plans

This article is about <b>how to build a bird house</b>. Building bird houses is a fun project, especially if you show your kids how to work with several …

App platform Kinetise aims to bring app building to the enterprise

Kinetise, an app building platform and Disrupt hackathon favorite, aims to democratize the the the process of creating native mobile apps for iOS and Android in the enterprise. Using a drag-and-drop interface, the system essentially lets you build and deploy native apps, visually. In this way, …

SpaceX asked to pay $50 million after losing a satellite

Spacecom wants compensation following SpaceX's launchpad explosion.<p>SpaceX may have to deal with more than equipment losses and Mark Zuckerberg's disappointment in the wake of its launchpad explosion. Spacecom, which owned the AMOS-6 satellite destroyed in the incident (and part of Facebook's free …

Mark Zuckerberg

Japan’s Pulit gets $500,000 to disrupt the streaming industry

<i>(The Bridge)</i> – Tokyo-based Pulit, a Japanese startup developing distribution technologies for digital image and video content, this week announced that it has secured 50 million yen (about $500,000) in its seed round. This round was led by Korea’s startup-focused fund BonAngels as well as five …

Venture Capital

How Microsoft built a computer so good, even Apple wanted to copy it

They were there to launch the Surface Pro 3, the newest version of Microsoft's tablet.<p>"This is a big day," Nadella told Panay. "Let's get it right."<p>The pressure was on: The first generation of Surface tablets had performed so badly in the market, Microsoft had to take a $900 million write-down for …

Data mining software used by spy agencies just got more powerful

The software helps "computers think like a human’s brain” to catch insiders bent on mischief, help understand threats and add value to data …

A drone captured these shocking photos of inequality in South Africa

For nearly 50 years, systematic racial suppression and segregation gripped South Africa. While the tides turned in the early '90s and laws were overturned, apartheid had already seeped into the country architecture. Roads, rivers, and fields functioned as "buffer zones" to separate people by …

How to Create Impactful Instagram Ads [With Free Templates]

<i>Marketers have been aching to throw advertising money at Instagram even before they rolled out their ad platform.</i> According to a survey by Payvision, …

6 Dos And Don'ts Of Leading Through Change

We’ve written before about terribly untrue sayings and assumptions that people mistake for workplace wisdom. But, we have to admit, there’s one cliché mantra we do agree with that is universal. In our conversations with leaders, CEOs, and professionals in every industry across the globe, one phrase …

Chernobyl in pictures: 30 years on

In the early hours of 26 April 1986 a reactor exploded at the Chernobyl nuclear power station. The disaster at the Soviet plant remains the worst …

Why I Get up at 4.30am Every Morning

Photo by SplitShire<p>My friends think I am crazy. My son is confused. My co-workers think something is wrong. But the truth is I decided to change my …

How to make your laptop boot faster

If your laptop takes its sweet time booting up, then here are some things you can do to put a little pep back in its startup step.<p>Get an SSD<p>You can breathe new life and faster boot times into old laptops by replacing spinning hard drives (HDD) with a new solid-state drive (SSD).<p>Without needing to …

Effective Banner Designs: Real World Examples

For more than 20 years I’ve specialized in creating custom websites and digital marketing campaigns with the purpose of generating results for businesses to help grow their brand online. From my early entry into the digital realm as a freelance designer, to my current role of serving as the CEO at …

The Week in Review: ‘Panama Papers’ Leak

Eleven million secret documents were made public this week in the biggest data leak in recorded history. The files, from Panamanian law firm Mossack Fonseca, expose how some of the world’s wealthiest individuals use tax havens to hide their money.<p>The world’s fourth biggest offshore law firm Mossack …

Jonathan and Drew Scott of HGTV’s ‘Property Brothers’ on Their Favorite Gadgets

The home-improvement pros on paint-picking apps and tech survival kits. Their new book, ‘Dream Home,’ is out this week<p>By<p>Kelly Michèle Guerotto<p><b>Drew:</b> I always carry what I call my “I got your back” kit, which I keep in a <b>GRID-IT Organizer</b>. The kit has every technology connection you could possibly …

Gear & Gadgets

The Best Watches of Baselworld 2016

There was more elbow room at Baselworld this year. Chalk it up to a skittish economy or the emergence of the smartwatch but whatever it was — it sure …