Note-Taking

Windows 10 Sticky Notes coming to Android, iOS

Despite the move to digital and the flood of digital note-taking apps, there is never a shortage of digital sticky notes on almost any platform. …

Windows 10

Uni students told to switch off laptops, smartphones during lectures

A Waikato University professor has banned laptops from his lectures, saying screens are distracting students from learning.

Teaching

App Roundup: HQ Trivia on Apple TV, RapidWeaver 8, Yousician, Aspyr discounts, more!

The App Stores and other digital marketplaces are inundated with new apps and updates to existing releases every day. AppleInsider highlights some of …

Civilization (Video Game)

30+ Simple and Extraordinary Ways to Go Green in the Office

Going green in the offices has become a way of life in many offices. Fortunately, it is simple to integrate some routines in the offices that will …

Sustainability

Evernote’s 10th Anniversary Logo Redesign Brings A New Elephant Into The Room

[Click here to view the video in this article] <br>Evernote’s old (top) and new (bottom) logo designs. Images via DesignStudio<br>Note-taking app Evernote is …

Graphic Design

How to Stretch Your Gaming Dollars via Smart Bankroll Management

When it comes to gambling, managing your money is very important, which is why experienced gamers always have a sound money management system in …

Note-Taking

A Mildred kind of therapist

I am fine with my therapist’s August vacation. I see him on a need-be basis.Years ago, during weekly sessions, I told him his note-taking bothered …

Mental Disorders

Walmart Back to College sale: Save big on computers, TVs, tablets, and more

It’s almost time to head back to class, and while many students would be happy if summer never ended, a fresh school year means a year of new …

Shopping

Chicago couple makes scrapbooks to preserve history, memory

Anne and Bruce Hunt of Chicago have made scrapbooks for years, amassing 48 and counting.<p>But the effort to preserve the couple's family history has …

Genealogy

Cobb and other districts move to online textbooks. Is it working?

Online textbooks bring both benefits and problems for the school systems that embrace them. In researching districts around the country that use …

Education

When your boss is a bully, don't sit there and take it

<b>OPINION</b>: You work for the boss from hell. She says you're useless and picks at everything you do.

The Workplace

A curated list of tools to support UX Research

Platforms that are making user and data-driven decision making accessible to more teams.User ResearchUserZoom — userzoom.comThis platform seems to …

UX Design

New Evernote logo is more evolution than revolution

It's been 10 years since Evernote hit the scene. Throughout the last decade, the mobile note-taking app has been there to help us record ideas and …

Graphic Design

iOS 12 Public Beta's Improved Markup Tools Hint at Potential Apple Pencil Support

A stylus for future iPhones?<p>The sixth public beta for Apple’s upcoming iOS 12 software release has hit iPhones and iPads across the globe. Much like …

iOS

Best cheap laptops – great value affordable notebooks and hybrids for school and university in 2018

NEED an affordable laptop to take with you to school or university? We’ve got you covered.<p>The start of the term in September means students will be …

Consumer Tech

Climate change has led to 30 percent of bird species in Mojave Desert to 'crash' over last century

The Mojave Desert has seen disappearing rainfall over the last 100 years due to climate change. This has led to around 30 percent of the bird species …

Climate Change

DesignStudio refreshes note-taking app Evernote’s elephant logo

The app, which allows users to write notes on a smartphone or computer in many different forms, has been given a refined visual identity focused on …

Graphic Design

Back to School 2018: The best tech and accessories to help you succeed

Back to school season is in full swing as we move through the month of August. With many students already back in the classroom and many preparing, it’s crucial to start off the year with the right technology and accessories to succeed.<p>Read on as we round-up some of the best technology and …

Headphones

DesignStudio gives the Evernote elephant a makeover

Change is afoot at note-taking specialists Evernote, and even its pet elephant Mads is feeling the effects. London-based digital agency DesignStudio …

Evernote

Explore Galore! 30 Tips to Supercharge your Exploratory Testing Efforts

By Simon Tomes<p>As an exploratory tester, there’s no doubt that finding problems is important. But exploratory testing is <i>way more than that</i>. We know …

Note-Taking

Samsung Galaxy Note 9 review: a great phone blighted by Bixby

Pros<p>Great hardware and screen; levelled-up wireless S-Pen<p>Cons<p>Battery life should be a little better; Bixby button: too bold<p>Price<p>£899<p>8 / 10<p>Samsung’s …

Phones

Create this list of questions to help you shut down interruptions

These questions can both help you stay focused and help your team solve their own problems.<p>Ever get asked the same question again and again? Maybe you wished you could have a FAQ page for yourself to avoid interruptions. You can and you should, says Jonathan Denn, author of <i>Drumbeat Business</i> …

Time Management

This $23 Smart Notebook Syncs What You Write to Your Phone

<b>* Send your notes and doodles anywhere with its app</b><b><br>* Snap a photo of the pages to send a PDF to Google Docs, or iCould</b><b><br>* Reusable pages are a great</b> …

Apps

Lenovo 500e Chromebook

<b>The Good</b> The tough Chromebook 500e gets the job done as a laptop and tablet, with a comfortable keyboard, responsive (included) stylus and solid battery life. Two webcameras.<p><b>The Bad</b> Chunky, plastic aesthetic. Mediocre display. Limited to online apps.<p><b>The Bottom Line</b> Well-suited for basic online use, …

Tech Trends

5 Things You Learn About Your Body When You Start Using The Fertility Awareness Method

The latest way to avoid pregnancy? It actually isn't new at all. Fertility awareness is a method that women "have historically used to track their …

Women's Health

MiraCosta College Nordson STEM Learning Center Receives Award

MiraCosta College STEM Learning Center Honored for Making a Difference in Promoting Careers in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math<p>MiraCosta …

College & University

Five tips to get much more out of Apple Notes on iOS and macOS

Apple's note-taking app went from a toy to an indispensable tool when it was revamped in 2015. Yet three years on, there is still more to discover in …

Apps

Inside Evernote’s brain

As it refreshes its brand, the company behind the note-taking app reflects on its past, present, and future–and the true meaning of “Remember everything.”<p>“Why the hell are we here today?”<p>Chris O’Neill, Evernote’s CEO, is addressing an audience made up of the company’s employees in a tent pitched on …

Long-form Journalism

Engage, Extend And Explore, But Forget About Evernote Eliminating Email

Ten years after its official launch as an iPhone note-taking app, Evernote has a serious case of the E’s.<p>Famous to a cult band of followers for Mads, its elephant logo, and the slogan, “Remember everything,” the company has launched its first brand refresh, courtesy of DesignStudio, whose other …

Productivity

Report: 2018 OLED iPhones to Support Apple Pencil

The iPad Pro got it first, then the iPad introduced support, now it looks as though the more expensive 2018 OLED iPhones will ship with Apple Pencil …

Tech Trends