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Best smartphone photography apps to download now

<b>From shoot planning to powerful editing controls, phone apps are essential tools for photographers today. James Abbott looks at six of the best apps</b> …

Insights Into Apple's March Quarter 10-Q

Apple’s 10-Q filing contains a number of financial details that provides additional information about what transpired in the most recent quarter and what the future may hold. When digging into it you can see what gross margin would be without the accrued warranty expense, which is a “cleaner” …

Here's Why Your Phone Battery Dies So Unreasonably Quick

Is your smartphone's battery always letting you down in the middle of the day? Suddenly your battery goes from 30 percent to 1 per cent … We hear you. It is downright annoying!<p>But Geeks has shared all the tips you need to prolong your battery life. Check out how you can up your chances of lasting …

The iPhone X Is Winning the Phone War (And It’s Not Even Close)

It gets better for Apple. Counterpoint says the company captured 86 percent of the total profits for the handset market when you take into account …

iPhone X Responsible for 35% of Total Worldwide Phone Profits in Q4 2017

The iPhone X accounted for 35 percent of total worldwide handset profits in the fourth quarter of 2017, according to new estimates shared this morning by Counterpoint Research.<p>The device generated 5x more profit than the combined profit of more than 600 Android OEMs during the quarter, despite the …

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This offer has expired!<p>Be sure to follow us on Twitter for the latest deals and more. Sign-up for our newsletters and have our best offers delivered to your inbox daily.<p>DiscountMags has now kicked off its weekend sale but we are also seeing some notable offers in its Deals of the Week listings. All …

13 types of videos that could power up your business

You’ve been thinking about investing in video content, but you’re not sure where to start.<p>Video is certainly worthy of investment, but it’s important …

The 5:3:2 Rule for Social Media

When it comes to social sharing you need to get the balance right, and that's where the 5:3:2 rule comes into play. But what is 5:3:2?<p>Social media …

The best upright Qi charging stands for iPhone 8 and iPhone X

The iPhone 8 and the iPhone X are the first iPhone models to adopt wireless charging with support for the Qi standard. By supporting Qi chargers, the iPhone 8 and iPhone X can be charged with a multitude of wireless chargers on the market, including wireless charging stands…<p>One niche within the …

10 Affordable Watches That Look Much More Expensive Than They Are

It's all about keeping it simple.<p>You need to know what time it is. That's why, watches are one of the few truly universal accessories in menswear. And they alone can shift the feeling of any outfit. If you're in the market for something that looks sophisticated—but without the budget to support a …

15 Ways To Grow Your Beard Faster

At some point, almost every man considers whether a beard will suit him. They are an age-old fashion icon and a timeless classic. With the sheer …

Our Need For Optimization Can Fail And Backfire, Says Tech Historian

When does optimization go too far?<p>In his new book, <i>The Efficiency Paradox: What Big Data Can’t Do</i> (available in bookstores April 17), Edward Tenner explores the history of humanity’s often relentless pursuit of improved efficiency. Tenner is a historian of technology at the Smithsonian’s Lemelson …

7 Ways to Get People To Like You From an FBI Behavior Expert

Meeting new people can be awkward. What should you say? How can you make a good impression? How do you keep a conversation going?<p>Research shows …

Huawei working on a foldable smartphone, reveals patent

Huawei is exploring the idea of a smartphone with a foldable display, according to a patent.<p>By: | New Delhi |<p>Huawei is apparently working on a …

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13 Enchanting Young Adult Books to Read in April

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9 things you should never say during a salary negotiation

You're 96% sure that you are ready to schedule a meeting with your boss to ask for a raise. Or perhaps you're nearing the end of the job interview process and an offer is in sight. However, if you're like me, you have definitely put your foot in your mouth a time or two saying the wrong thing at …

3 Smarter Ways to Use Microsoft Excel

Your numbers might not be as accurate as you think.<p><i>By Russell Kommer, founder of ESW.</i><p>When was the last time you reviewed the data you use to make decisions about your company's operations? If anyone in your organization works with Microsoft Excel, take a look now. Your numbers might not be as …

17 Stephen Hawking Quotes That Will Inspire You (and Leave You Dreaming of the Stars)

Sadly, Stephen Hawking has died at the age of 76. But his words are timeless.<p>Stephen Hawking was one of the most famous and influential scientists of our time. Sadly, Hawking has passed away at the age of 76 -- fully 55 years after doctors gave him just two years to live with a diagnosis of …

The 25 Best Blogs & Publications to Learn SEO by @MrDannyGoodwin

There's no shortage of places where you can learn about SEO. Here are the 25 best blogs and publications.The post The 25 Best Blogs & Publications to …

Motodays 2018 Report

Motodays 2018 - Fiera di Roma "The Officine" photoreport <i><br>(Click under the pics to get to the article)</i> <i><br>Patanegra - XTR Monter 1000 by Pepo Rosell</i> <i>Augh</i> …

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10 subtle signs you're smarter than you think you are

You might be surprised to know which of your quirks can reveal your inner genius.<p>1. You accept that there are plenty of things you don't know<p>You may think that pretending you know everything, even when you don't, makes you come across as smarter. But in reality, people who aren't afraid to be …

8 Traits Successful People Have In Common

Not all traits are created equal, double down on these to reach your potential.<p>Many qualities contribute to success, but some traits are …

Huawei leak shows differences between the P20, P20 Lite, and three-cam P20 Pro

After leaks of each individual device, <i>VentureBeat</i> reporter Evan Blass has tweeted a photo of all three rumored versions of the Huawei P20: the regular P20, the P20 Lite, and the P20 Pro. We can now clearly see what will likely be the front and back of each phone. They’re about what we expected.<p>The …

Google's AI scans and tags millions of 'Life' magazine photos

Walter Mitty would be impressed.<p>Google is pretty big on art. Its technology has turned clumsy doodles into masterpieces, transformed smartphones into virtual exhibitions and, in a move that caused momentary internet hysteria, helped selfie-takers find their fine art doppelganger. Now it's unveiled …

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Audi gets in on the flying car action with Airbus and Italdesign

The Geneva Motor Show is home to many supercars and outlandish apparitions, but the collaboration between Italdesign, Audi and Airbus on the Pop.Up Next flying car concept is one of the more out there. It’s an updated version fo the Pop.Up that Italdesign and Airbus brought to the show last year, …

8 proven ways to beat stress

When you're stressed, it's hard to enjoy life. You may find you wake at night with your mind racing, snap at those close to you, have mood dips and experience health niggles, such as muscle tension, headaches and digestive trouble, from stomach aches to constipation.<p>We're designed for short bursts …

Want To Be a Better Listener? Avoid Doing These 3 Embarrassing Things

Effective listening is a practice (and an art).<p>Listening is a lost art and an underappreciated practice. Most people prefer to talk. And living in a world full of mindless chatter makes everyone feel unheard.<p>The reason most people don't feel appreciated is due to poor communication. More …

Google's AI guru predicts humans and machines will merge within 20 years

Public perception of artificial intelligence technology, in 2017, seems to lie somewhere at the intersection of existential fear and cautious optimism. Yet there’s a growing movement of people who believe AI is crucial to the evolution of our species. These people aren’t outsiders or outliers — …

HMD Global announces the affordable Nokia 2

HMD Global has announced its most affordable Nokia device as yet, the Nokia 2. The much-rumored Nokia 2 was launched in India at a global launch event in Gurgaon, a suburb of New Delhi, today.<p>The Nokia 2 runs pure Android 7.1 Nougat out of the box and comes with HMD Global’s promise of monthly …

How smartphone cameras work – Gary explains

Now that smartphones have mostly replaced the point and shoot camera, mobile companies are scrambling to compete where the old imaging giants reigned supreme. In fact, smartphones have completely dethroned the most popular camera companies in photo communities at large like Flickr: which is a big …