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How to back up your iPhone or iPad to an external drive

If you’ve got a tiny hard drive on your Mac and a large-capacity iPhone or iPad (or both!), you might worry that you’re about to run out of space due to all the stuff you want to back up from your iOS device to your OS X one.<p>You won’t have to worry any longer. This trick makes your Mac back up your …

OS X

Microsoft releases Word Flow keyboard for iPhone with one-handed mode, custom backgrounds

Microsoft is bringing its predictive Windows Phone keyboard, called Word Flow, to the iPhone. The third-party keyboard is now available for free in the US App Store. The keyboard features traditional keycap input as well as the popular swiping-between-letters gesture input method popularized by …

Windows Phone

Read books, change the world!

The books we read tell something about who we are as individuals. The books we write, say something about who we are as people belonging to a …

Upcoming Nexus tablet manufactured by HTC gets WiFi certification

It is expected that a Nexus tablet will arrive this fall to coincide with the release of Android L. We have seen it referred to as Flounder, …

This Is Where Most People Drop the Ball in Business

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Nexus 6 review: Big and bold, but similar to Motorola’s other flagship phones

Advertisement<p>2 Comments<p>Credit: Kevin C. Tofel / Gigaom<p>Google’s Nexus 6 is in a strange situation. Not only is this is the first Nexus phone to be …

Stomach illness that hit 83 people on cruise ship may be linked to norovirus

A new outbreak of a gastrointestinal illness aboard a cruise ship may have been caused by the norovirus, the ship's operator said Wednesday.<p>At least 66 passengers and 17 crew members came down with a quickly spreading digestive bug aboard the Crown Princess, said spokeswoman Karen Candy of Princess …

Biology of the mind: Is consciousness merely the result of evolution, or something more? (Live video) - ExtremeTech

By on February 22, 2014 at 2:07 pm<p>This site may earn affiliate commissions from the links on this page. Terms of use.<p>At 2:30pm (eastern time) today, …

Consciousness

Obama's challenge: Don't blow it

President Barack Obama clocked a huge win by hitting his target 7 million Obamacare enrollment.<p>Now he’s faced with a tougher task: not blowing it.<p>Obama’s got a history of watching his victories slip away before fully capitalizing on them. Last year alone, his reelection bump disappeared into a …

Galaxy S5 off to good start in South Korea, despite carrier sales ban

The Galaxy S5 is selling well in South Korea, the only market in the world where it’s currently available. That’s despite a partial sales ban affecting local carriers, giving Samsung reasons to be optimistic for the performance of this key device.<p>Earlier this year, the local communications watchdog …

Mobile

Apple To Launch 4.7- And 5.5-Inch iPhone As Soon As September, Report Claims

Apple is said to be readying to release its next iPhone in both 4.7- and 5.5-inch screen sizes, with a launch as early as September, according to a report by Japanese business news publication Nikkei today. The production cycle is already ramping up, with component makers producing elements like …

SanDisk launches Wi-Fi enabled Flash storage

<b>SanDisk has launched two new wireless-enabled flash products for mobile users.</b><p>The two products in the SanDisk Connect range are the Wireless Flash …

Gear & Gadgets

Apple TV too big to be a hobby, says Tim Cook

Apple TV set-top box, which streams content from Netflix and other video sources to a TV, racks up $1bn in sales<p>Apple sold more than $1bn of TV set-top boxes in 2013 and is investing heavily in the next generation of products, chief executive Tim Cook said at the company's annual meeting.<p>Apple's …

Smart TV

Lenovo ThinkPad 8 review: Pocket Windows, with a sharp screen - CNET

MSRP: $429.00<p><b>The Good</b> The <b>Lenovo ThinkPad 8</b> runs full Windows 8.1, has an excellent higher-res 8.3-inch display, 64GB of storage standard, all the basic ports you'd need, and fits into a super-slim package.<p><b>The Bad</b> More expensive than other 8-inch Windows tablets; doesn’t come with a stylus, or …

Gear & Gadgets

Is Microsoft Working on a Free Version of Windows 8.1?

Windows 8 (later 8.1) has struggled to capture the interest of PC owners, but now Microsoft appears ready to make them an offer they can't refuse: a …

How To Win Friends & Influence People

• <b>Author:</b> Dale Carnegie<p><b>YOU CAN GO AFTER THE JOB YOU WANT...AND GET IT! YOU CAN TAKE THE JOB YOU HAVE...AND IMPROVE IT! YOU CAN TAKE ANY SITUATION YOU'RE IN...AND MAKE IT WORK FOR YOU!</b><p>For more than sixty years the rock-solid, time-tested advice in this book has carried thousands of now famous people …

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Samsung unveils a pair of new Gear smart watches, both powered by Tizen

Advertisement<p>4 Comments<p>The rumors are true: Samsung is ditching Android in the next version of its Gear smart swatch, replacing it with Tizen, and …

HTC Is Desperate For A Revolutionary New Product, So It's Going To Show Off A New Smart Watch In Secret Meetings Next Week

HTC's first smart watch will feature Qualcomm's Mirasol display technology, Bluetooth connectivity, and a music player, someone familiar with the matter told Bloomberg.<p>The second watch will incorporate Google Now, the digital assistant that is built into all Android devices and available as a …