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Saturday Deals: Automate Your Home For Less [UK]
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Throughout 2016 more and more products came to the market that could feasibly give us the kind of futuristic smart home first envisaged on Tomorrow’s World. As long as Moore’s Law continues to hold true, the cost will keep coming down for the futuristic tech. Automating your home has never looked so affordable. Amazon Echo […]

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How Does Google Maps Work?
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Google Maps has been a staple of the internet for over a decade now, but few actually know how it works. For the rest of us, Google Maps is pretty much one step away from magic. For example, how does Google create such accurate maps for so many different regions? How can it collect so much data […]

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The Internet Archive Fact-Checks President Trump
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The Internet Archive has created a repository dedicated to Donald Trump. The Trump Archive is designed to be a public record of the views the next President of the United States of America has expressed in recent years. Allowing us all to become fact-checkers. For the uninitiated, the Internet Archive is an online repository of […]

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6 Best Free Video Editing Apps for iPhone and iPad
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You probably know how to trim your videos, but did you know how easy it is to create a mini-movie by combining videos, photos, and music on your device? Today we’ll take a look at the apps that make this otherwise complicated task a doddle. Even better, they’re (mostly) all free! In the last few years, it’s gotten much […]

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Tidal Ups the Ante to Appeal to Audiophiles
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Tidal has a new trick up its sleeve in its efforts to wrest you away from Spotify or Apple Music. Not content with merely offering high-fidelity audio, Tidal is now adding what it calls “master-quality recordings” of some of your favorite albums and tracks of all time. For the uninitiated among you, Tidal is a […]

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8 Mental Health Apps for People Who Can’t See a Therapist
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It may sound surprising, but mental health disorders are quite common in the U.S. Millions of adults have a mental health disorder, but the numbers vary by demographic group. The National Institute of Mental Health estimated that in 2014, mental illness affected 43.6 million adults in the U.S. Put another way, 18.1 percent of all […]

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Let’s Face It: Amazon Echo’s Alexa Is Stupid
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Amazon wants Alexa, its smart personal assistant, to become an integral part of your day-to-day living. She can play music, set alarms, search Google, update you on the latest news, give you a weather forecast, control your smart home, and even order things from Amazon using nothing more than voice commands. Sounds great. But is […]

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3Doodler Create 3D Pen Review and Giveaway
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We live in a world of surprises. One of the biggest is our endless ability to manufacture from home, whether that be music, books, movies, or other creative projects. The development of affordable 3D printing has further taken the means of production out of the hands of faceless factories and into our individual control. It’s exciting, isn’t […]

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Getting Started With Blynk: Simple DIY IoT Devices
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Blynk is an Internet of Things (IoT) service designed to make remote control and reading sensor data from your devices as quick and easy as possible. In this article we will cover exactly what Blynk is, how it works, and provide two short example projects on different uses of the service with NodeMCU and Raspberry Pi […]

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