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Tips and tricks

Published on 24-May-2015

Is your broadband service acting up? With a smartphone and a Twitter account, you might be able to skip the lengthy...

Q & A

Published on 24-May-2015

Facebook allows you to designate a friend or family member as a "legacy contact." If you want to have your account memorialised...

Apps turn water guzzlers into sippers

Published on 24-May-2015
A screenshot of the app Drip  Detective. INYT

Droughts are a powerful reminder of the precious nature of our water resources. To become more responsible with water...

With FB, mobile news comes of age

Published on 24-May-2015
A handout of a phone using the new Instant Articles news app. INYT

Facebook is finally taking the wraps off its instant articles project. The social network will begin hosting some news...

Minecraft stars share their secrets

Published on 24-May-2015
Mitchell Hughes, a top Minecraft YouTuber, plays Minecraft at his home in St. Petersburg, Florida, USA. INYT

"Minecraft" is one of the most successful video games in the world, with more than 100 million registered users. YouTube...

All that a die-hard cyclist needs

Published on 17-May-2015
Road Bike by Runtastic. INYT

Cyclists have been saying it for ages: Two wheels are better than four, for the health of the rider and the environment...

Six gadgets to take on a road trip

Published on 17-May-2015
A handout of Mophie Spacestation. INYT

The annual road trip is a summertime tradition for many families, but being cooped up in a car for days on end can test...

Using social media in times of need

Published on 17-May-2015
Heidi and Frank Vardeman used caringbridge.org to keep friends and family updated when they found out that Frank had a tumour in his spine. INYT

Frank Vardeman was about to undergo knee surgery in January when, as he recalled, his legs suddenly "turned...

In the event of a natural disaster, please tap here

Published on 10-May-2015

The deadly earthquake in Nepal serves as a reminder that natural disasters can strike at any time. But being prepared...

The sensor-rich, data-scooping future

Published on 10-May-2015
An LED streetlight, part of the Danish Outdoor Lighting Lab, in Albertslund, a suburb of Copenhagen. INYT

The question is, will this be good for the many, or the mighty few? Earlier this month, General Electric Co. announced it was selling GE...

Photo Gallery
An Indian boy swims in a water body on a hot summer day in New Delhi...

An Indian boy swims in a water body on a hot summer day in New Delhi...

Damaged pickup van and truck after an accident at National Highway in South Dinajpur in West Bengal.

Damaged pickup van and truck after an accident at National Highway in South Dinajpur in West Bengal.

A leopard at Mahatma Gandhi Zoo in Solapur, Maharashtra on Tuesday...

A leopard at Mahatma Gandhi Zoo in Solapur, Maharashtra on Tuesday...

German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen inspects a guard of honour at the Indian...

German Defence Minister Ursula von der Leyen inspects a guard of honour at the Indian...

Army personnel in action during an encounter with militants near Line of Control (LoC)...

Army personnel in action during an encounter with militants near Line of Control (LoC)...

Railway workers using the cimex eradicator to cleaning bedbugs in side of train at City...

Railway workers using the cimex eradicator to cleaning bedbugs in side of train at City...

Gujjar community people during their ongoing agitation or reservation at the railway tracks...

Gujjar community people during their ongoing agitation or reservation at the railway tracks...

New age Mahindra 'XUV 500' launch in Mumbai...

New age Mahindra 'XUV 500' launch in Mumbai...

Narendra Modi returns after delivering a speech during the launch of a special television channel...

Narendra Modi returns after delivering a speech during the launch of a special television channel...

National Congress party holds a cut out of Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a protest...

National Congress party holds a cut out of Prime Minister Narendra Modi during a protest...

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