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Microsoft reflects on the failures of Courier, KIN, and ultra mobile PCs

Microsoft’s had a variety of weird and wonderful consumer devices over the years that haven’t gone so well. Jon Friedman, now chief designer of Office 365, has been at the center of Microsoft’s notorious product failures, including the SPOT watches from 2004, ultra mobile PCs, the KIN phone, and …

Windows Phone

Top resume templates: These 3 beautiful resumes will give you the best shot at getting a job in 2017

Perhaps you know what mistakes not to make on a resume, but what <i>should</i> you do to make your experience stand out from the rest? Are there key features …

The ETF 'Open Secret': They're a Tax Loophole | Investopedia

According to a 2010 report by the Kauffman Foundation, exchange-traded funds (ETFs) were invented to avoid the "confiscatory tax policy" that …

Better, faster, cheaper Raspberry Pi alternatives | ZDNet

NanoPi NEO Plus2<p>The NanoPi NEO Plus2 is less than half the size of the Raspberry Pi, but it packs a performance and storage punch<p>H5 quad-core A53 ARM …

​Oakley Releases 2017 Tour de France Edition Eyewear

​Celebrate the Tour with these sweet shades<p>To celebrate the 2017 Tour de France, Oakley has released a new line-up of special edition eyewear. The collection combines Oakley’s distinctive styling with technologically advanced materials. The goal is to provide the best possible performance for elite …

Synthetic biologists think they may have found a way to cure diabetes.

Type 1 diabetes is a discouraging disease. Despite the availability of synthetic insulin and increasingly sophisticated monitoring technology, it’s …

What I wish I knew before buying a rental property

With 1,300 square feet, a few nice-sized bedrooms, and an open kitchen and living room, our first "starter home" was practically perfect for us.<p>And since we had moved there from a one-bedroom apartment with only two windows and a total of 500 square feet, it practically felt like a mansion to …

7 Tech Stocks That Will Crush the Market for Years

They say that anyone who bought tech stocks right before the dot-com bust is well-familiar with the perils of diving into technology. But you don’t …

The One Thing Nobody Has Told You About The Samsung Galaxy S8 (Updated)

<i>Update: As detailed below, it’s also possible to listen to two sources simultaneously with the Separate App Sound feature.</i><p>The Samsung Galaxy S8 is about the first smartphone to feature Bluetooth 5, the latest standard of the wireless transmission technology. The Sony Xperia Z Premium will also have …

Gear & Gadgets

Apple Watch 3 to feature integrated power meter, patent application suggests

This week, the US Patent & Trademark Office published a patent application from Apple that suggests the Californian tech giant is working on a power …

Smart diabetes management service Livongo Health raises $52.5M and looks to new markets

Glen Tullman doesn’t like it when someone tells him he’s sick when he’s feeling fine.<p>It’s something he thinks his customers probably don’t want to hear, either. Tullman runs a startup called Livongo Health, which offers a blood glucose monitor accompanied with a service designed to intervene and …

Why the Smartest Retirement Savers Have an IRA

There are several advantages that IRAs have over other ways to save.<p>It always pays to take advantage of tax breaks when they're available, and IRAs …

Previously untouched 600BC palace discovered under shrine demolished by Isil in Mosul

Archaeologists documenting Isil’s destruction of the ruins of the Tomb of the Prophet Jonah say they have made an unexpected discovery which could help in our understanding of the world’s first empire.<p>The Nebi Yunus shrine - containing what Muslims and Christians believe to be the tomb of Jonah, as …

Archaeology

Stretch of Roman road unveiled beneath McDonald's restaurant

Two thousand years after legionaries tramped along its well-worn paving stones, an exceptionally well-preserved stretch of Roman road has been opened to the public – beneath a McDonald’s restaurant.<p>In what the American burger chain says is its first museum-cum-restaurant anywhere in the world, the …

Archaeology

Update: How I Increased My Net Worth To $100,000 In One Year

<i>This post was written by Ace for Sure Dividend</i><p>Hi everyone, my name is Ace and I was a guest poster for Ben on this site several years ago. I run the …

Stock Screeners – Find Penny Stocks To Watch

With online stock screeners you can enter specific data, like share price, market cap, sector, stock exchange, and so on. They return a filtered list …

Health Savings Account: Your Extra Retirement Funds | Investopedia

What if I told you there was a way to save $2.5 million tax-free forever? Interested?<p>By now you’ve probably heard about the health savings account …

How to do the Dutch Reach (and potentially save someone's life)

Titter all you like but the Dutch Reach is no laughing matter.<p>It's no euphemism, but the name of a simple manoeuvre that, if widely adopted by motorists, as charity Cycling UK believes it should be, could save lives and help elevate the reputation of Britain’s roads to that of those of oft-revered …

Cycling

New Butterfly Discovered in Alaska for First Time in 28 Years

The Tanana Arctic may also be the state's only endemic butterfly.<p>A scientist organizing butterfly specimens in a museum collection made a startling discovery: What people had thought was a variant of a common species is actually a totally new organism, and one with an interesting evolutionary …

The first colour photographs of America

You can trick a smartphone fingerprint scanner in just 15 minutes with a printer

Researchers from Michigan State University have published a paper on a new technique for breaking into smartphones by tricking their fingerprint scanners with an image printed with conductive ink.<p>The process makes use of products from AgIC, a company that produces conductive inks and special paper …

First OS X ransomware detected in the wild, will maliciously encrypt hard drives on infected Macs [Update: How to fix]

<b>Update</b>: Version 2.92 of Transmission has now been released. This claims to actively remove the ‘KeyRanger’ malware files from the infected Mac.<p>OS X users have today been hit with the first known case of Mac ‘ransomware’ malware, found in the Transmission BitTorrent client released last week. …

OS X

9 USB-C accessories to give your new gadgets a boost

Ready or not, USB-C is the port of the future. There weren't many devices with the new, tiny, reversible USB-C port this time last year, but that's …

Gear & Gadgets

The world's most enchanting ruins

Archaeology

US agency reaches 'holy grail' of battery storage sought by Elon Musk and Gates

Breakthrough in next generation of storage batteries could transform the US electrical grid within five to 10 years, says research agency, Arpa-E<p>A US government agency says it has attained the “holy grail” of energy – the next-generation system of battery storage, that has has been hotly pursued by …

Clean Energy

Coffee reveals itself as an unlikely elixir

For a historically mistrusted drink, coffee is proving to be a healthy addiction. Scientific findings in support of coffee’s nutritional attributes …

Microsoft Surface Book review: the best Windows laptop, with detachable screen

Laptop first, tablet second, this is the best combination of a 2-in-1 machine with all the power of a full PC squeezed into 7.7mm of tablet<p>The Surface Book is the first of a new line of laptops from Microsoft with a twist, the screen comes off.<p>Microsoft’s Surface Pro line started off clunky: big, …

Gear & Gadgets

Ubuntu’s first tablet offers a converged desktop PC experience as well

BQ, a Spanish device-maker, has finally lifted the veil on a new Ubuntu-powered tablet that also doubles as a standalone PC. While the original Auquarius M10 tablet was released a while back, the new Ubuntu version is set to launch in the 2nd quarter of this year. Its ability to operate on-the-go …

Gear & Gadgets

Why Tesla’s Model 3 could mean better, cheaper cars from other luxury brands

With 115,000 preorders before the car was even unveiled, Tesla’s Model 3 quickly demonstrated its appeal even as each one required a $1,000 deposit. …