5 myths about iPhone battery life you might mistakenly believe — and what you should do instead

2018-08-13 21:02

A lot of conventional wisdom about iPhone battery life can be similar to folk wisdom.

7 things you need to look for when buying a new computer

2018-08-13 15:00

It's good to know what device will cater to your specific needs.

McDonald's just opened a new restaurant that looks like an Apple Store — and it reveals a blueprint for the future of the fast-food giant

2018-08-11 12:03

It features table service, ordering kiosks, and more than 70 trees inside the building.

7 signs you may be dealing with a narcissistic coworker or boss — and how to deal with them

2018-08-09 17:00

A narcissist at work may make your day-to-day professional life difficult.

10 countries at risk of becoming demographic time bombs

2018-08-09 15:00

Countries need fertility rates of 2.2 children per woman to maintain a stable population, but the birth rates of countries like South Korea and the United States have fallen below 2.

Here's how the new Gmail compares to the old version — and how to make the switch today

2018-08-07 13:39

There are a few visual changes and additional features, but the user experience mostly remains the same. Let's take a look.

19 questions you should never ask in an interview — and what you should ask instead

2018-08-05 17:00

Job interviews aren't just an opportunity for interviewers to ask you questions. You need to come prepared with some smart questions yourself. Here are a number of questions to avoid, along with some solid replacements.

Super-successful people like Warren Buffett and Marissa Mayer swear by their hobbies, so I spent a month trying to find one of my own — to mixed results

2018-08-05 08:33

For a month, I experimented with hobbies from baking to coloring, in the hopes of having something fascinating to tell people about my life. In the process, I discovered that I have more interests (and maybe abilities) than I thought.

A National Geographic photographer's new book shows how stunning animals in the Arctic and Antarctic really are

2018-08-02 11:28

Paul Nicklen has also documented the changes these environments are undergoing as a result of climate change.


I've spent the last 24 hours with Samsung's new Galaxy Note 9 — here are my first impressions

2018-08-13 15:32

A handful of features caught my eye, like an improved S Pen, subtle design changes, and the stunning display.

A day in the life of an American college student who's spending a summer making headphone cables in a Chinese factory

2018-08-12 16:49

Mike Gecawicz chose to become a factory worker to gain a better perspective on the products we use every day.

How Samsung's new Galaxy Note 9 compares with last year's Galaxy Note 8

2018-08-11 07:44

The Galaxy Note 9 is bigger, heavier, and costs at least $70 (R980) more than last year's model, putting it on par with the iPhone X as one of the most expensive smartphones you can buy.

Jeff Bezos told Amazon execs to consider 3 questions before offering someone a job, and they're still spot-on 20 years later

2018-08-09 16:26

CEO Jeff Bezos said hiring talented people was the single most important element of guaranteeing Amazon's success.

Heineken is betting on a brew made with marijuana instead of alcohol, and it could help give a boost to the struggling beer industry

2018-08-09 09:33

Heineken's fast-growing California beer label is billing its new brew as "hoppy sparkling water."

Elon Musk loves video games — here are his favourites

2018-08-06 15:03

Elon Musk may be the CEO of two different companies, but he still makes time to game.

17 things that make this the perfect résumé

2018-08-05 09:24

And it doesn't have to be bland.

7 reasons you should buy a Nintendo Switch instead of the PlayStation 4

2018-08-04 17:56

There are several good reasons to consider the Nintendo Switch over the PlayStation 4.

I keep all 204 of my iPhone apps on just one home screen — here's the system I use to stay organised

2018-08-02 11:30

I've created a system that makes it easy so I can always find what I'm looking for.

NASA asked experts to design human habitats for future manned missions to Mars — here are the top designs

2018-08-01 19:46

It was essential that they could be 3D-printed and deployed to far-flung destinations like the Red Planet or the moon.

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