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How to secure your iPhone and iPad Lock screen

One of the things Apple touts is its focus on user privacy, and that commitment shows throughout the company’s ecosystem, all the way down to what is visible and not visible on a user’s Lock screen.<p>Follow along as we walk you through how to make the most out of your iPhone or iPad’s Lock …

Apple Watch

How To Design An Emotionally Intelligent PowerPoint Presentation

It’s not about sleek graphics or the presentation software you use. It’s about whether the story you tell resonates with your audience’s needs.<p>If you ask anyone what they think of PowerPoint presentations, they’ll probably give you a strong reaction. But whether you love, hate, or want to ban them …

Self-awareness

Pitching an Investor? This Is Exactly How Many Slides You Should Have in Your Pitch Deck

A killer investor presentation only needs to convey these key things.<p>When I sit down with new startup founders, most ask me about one thing: raising money.<p>This is smart of them, because, as I've stated previously, fundraising needs to be one of the core competencies of any young company. Yet for …

Profit

The best ultra-thin cases to protect your iPhone X

When it comes to protecting your iPhone X, there are a slew of options to consider, ranging from the ultra-protective Otterbox and Lifeproof, to going completely case-less at the risk of scratching and cracking your $1,000 smartphone.<p>One option for people who want to preserve the thin and sleek …

Fitbit teams with Clue for better women’s health tracking

Fitness wearable manufacturer Fitbit and female-specific health app Clue have joined forces to give women a new way to track their personal health. …

Wearable Tech

Inside Cupertino’s Upcoming Breakthrough Product: Apple Glass

Apple is working on something big. And if all goes according to plan, that something could eventually replace the iPhone.You might have guessed that …

Augmented Reality

Snap: So Hot Right Now, but What’s Next?

Shares of Snap, which managed to be one of only two Next 50 stocks to advance on both Monday and Tuesday, took things even further in after-hours …

Fire and Fury: Inside the Trump White House by Michael Wolff – digested read

‘On election night, Melania wept with despair. Now I’ll have to stay with the creep for another four years, she sobbed’<p>On a snowy January evening in 2017, disgraced head of Fox News Roger Ailes and Donald Trump’s right-hand man Steve Bannon met for dinner in a New York brownstone. “We’ve got a …

The White House

24 hidden iPhone settings you should know about

Dig deeper into iOS.<p>Part of the appeal of the iPhone is its simplicity—you can grab it right out of the box and starting setting it up without reading any instructions. However, behind that simple, intuitive interface, you'll find dozens of lesser-known settings and options. Here are 24 you can use …

Apps

Samsung foldable smartphone production to start in November? [Update]

×<b>Update:</b> According to the Korea Herald, Samsung’s mobile chief Koh Dong-jin took a step back from the remarks he did at CES regarding foldable phones …

Mobile

14 Netflix Series And Movies That Will Totally @#$%&! You Up

If Black Mirror wasn't enough for you, here are some picks with more nightmares, disturbing visions, and very weird plots.<p><i>This post was translated from Portuguese.</i>

Review: Bridge Constructor Portal brings the fun of Valve’s hit game to iOS in a clever way

In most circumstances, I’d be repelled by a chilling, robotic voice mocking me from inside of my phone. The one exception is if that voice belongs to GLaDOS, the sharp-witted, snide, and devilishly funny computer that provides background commentary for Portal and Portal 2, the hit puzzle games that …

Drone ban — FAA adds to the list of places where you can’t fly your bird

While it seems unlikely that everyday drone hobbyists would want to make a beeline for their nearest nuclear facility to grab some aerial shots, the …

New York City

How to combine multiple screenshots into a single image on iPhone

iOS 11 brought some nice improvements to screenshots, but one feature we didn’t get was the ability to take scrolling screenshots or an integrated way to stitch them together. Let’s take a look at an easy way to do so.<p>Tailor is a free download from the App Store and works with both iPhone and iPad. …

The Poll That Built a University

Quinnipiac was a small college on the Eastern seaboard. Then John Lahey had a radical idea.<p>HAMDEN, Connecticut—John Lahey arrived in Hamden, Connecticut, in 1987 with a mandate to grow a small college, Quinnipiac, into something much larger. Back then, the school, named for the Native American …

College & University

iOS 11: How to Screen Record with Audio on iPhone

With iOS 11 or later on iPhone, you can record your iPhone’s screen. But the ability to screen record with sound is pretty hidden. So the good news is that screen recording on iPhone with iOS 11 does have sound, you just have to turn it on from within Control Center. If you add Screen Recording to …

IOS 11

There's a great deal on this camera drone ahead of Cyber Monday

Heads up: All products featured here are selected by Mashable's commerce team and meet our rigorous standards for awesomeness. If you buy something, …

How to power off and restart your iPhone X

You shouldn’t have to turn off your iPhone very often. If you’re not going to use it for a few hours, it’s not worth the hassle (and minuscule …

Batteries

How to use Face ID on the iPhone X

Here are the ins and outs of using Face ID for everything from unlocking your iPhone X to autofilling passwords in Safari.Face ID on the iPhone X is …

15+ iPhone X Tips and Tricks [Video]

In this hands-on video walkthrough we highlight more than 15 handy tips and tricks for new iPhone X owners. Included in the video are easier methods for invoking Control Center and Notifications, a method for recording Animoji without a time limit, and the best way to quickly switch between two …

VR simulation lets you visit the Berlin Wall – before it fell

Vive Studios has announced a new funding and development program that seeks to get virtual reality experiences to more people in the form of art …

Virtual Reality

How to navigate the Home button-less iPhone X using gestures [Video]

The iPhone X ushers in a major change to the way we interact with our devices due to the lack of a Home button. In order to accommodate an almost bezel-free display, Apple eschewed the Home button and replaced its functionality with several new Screen Edge Gestures.<p>The presence of these new …

Apple releases iPhone X guided tour video to help users with changes and new features

Apple has released a new video today to help the millions of new iPhone X users become acquainted with the new features, gestures, and changes on the first Home button-less iPhone.<p>The new guided tour video comes in at a bit over four minutes long and is split into four sections: New gestures, Face …

Learn all the new gestures for iPhone X

The iPhone X has no home button. We already know that, but what does it mean when you’re actually using the phone? The home button is the most important button on the iPhone. It wakes it up, gets you to the home screen, activates Apple Pay, invokes Siri, takes a screenshot, and helps you force the …

7 hidden features of Google Drive

Learn Drive's secrets to get the most out of Google's cloud service.<p>I use Google Drive every day. I use it for work. I wrote this blog post in Google Docs, in fact. I use it at home, whether using Sheets to map out the summer schedule for my kids, or adding to my ever-expanding folder of recipes -- …

Apps

Budweiser announces its intentions to be the first beer on Mars

There’s been a lot of talk recently about getting humans to Mars, with SpaceX boss Elon Musk, for one, certain that the feat can be achieved in the …

Buzz Aldrin

'Sanctuary Campuses' Defy Trump -- Though at a Risk

With the Trump administration’s immigration policy taking shape and the threat of increased deportations looming, nearly a dozen colleges around the …

W1 Bluetooth wireless headphones compared: Apple AirPods, Beats Solo3, Powerbeats3 & BeatsX

All four products in the announced Apple W1 lineup of wireless headphones and earbuds are now available: the Beats Solo3 headphones, the Powerbeats3, the BeatsX and the truly wireless Apple AirPods.<p>Wireless headphones are becoming the defacto choice for Apple users, with the iPhone 7 dropping the …

Democrats must decide: are they part of the resistance or not?

The party’s flawed Donald Trump strategy won’t protect us. If Democrats don’t want to oppose him, they must move out of the way<p>Donald Trump has wasted no time rolling out several draconian measures affecting women’s reproductive rights and immigrants. There has been a flurry of nonsensical and …

Republicans