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How Virtual Reality Will Change Sex and Dating by 2020 (NSFW)
Every generation has found ways to use new technology to shock their parents. VR is probably next on the list. Virtual Reality is rapidly improving, and it's going to transform the most intimate areas of life. David Holz, the founder of Leap Motion, has a talk he likes to give entitled "Our Kids Are Going to Get Really Weird". He's talking…
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30 years ago, futurologists previewed flying cars by 2000.
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How to Clean up Evernote Clutter for Cleaner Note Taking
Evernote is one of the most popular, powerful note taking tools out there. From the web and desktop applications to syncing with phones and tablets, Evernote is a superb source for capturing, keeping, and referencing your thoughts, ideas, and important notes. As an Evernote user for six years, I can attest to how easy it…
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10 Free Two Player Games You Can Play In Your Browser
Up for a quick game with a friend? Whether you're both physically next to each other or miles away, you can enjoy a little downtime with nothing but a browser window on your computer. Pick any of these great two-player games and have fun! Browser-based games have come a long way in terms of graphics.…
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8 Creative Uses of Google Drawings You Shouldn’t Ignore
Did you ever click the bright red "New" button inside your Google Drive? Google Drawings isn't at the forefront of tools. The limelight is reserved for Docs, Sheets, and Slides. But let's do a reawakening of sorts and click on More to go to the "neglected" siblings. We have seen the usefulness of Google Forms. It's time…
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Command Prompt vs. Windows PowerShell: What’s the Difference?
As far as operating systems are concerned, Windows is perhaps the least reliant on the command line. In fact, most of us have managed to get this far without ever once using it. But with Windows 10 around the corner, maybe it's about time we learned. But before you jump into it, there's one significant…
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Study Says Driverless Electric Cars Could Cut Emission by 90%
Many experts agree that driverless cars will play a key role in the future of transportation, largely for safety reasons: most car accidents are caused by human error. However, a new study published in Nature Climate Change suggests that self-driving cars will also provide environmental benefits. Specifically, researchers Jeffery B. Greenblatt and Samveg Saxena envision a future where electric driverless taxis,…
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What about the emissions to make, and power the cars, fossil fuels still power the outlets these cars are plugged into...
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Is Angry Brids 2 Worth Downloading, or Should You Skip It?
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The Worst Tech Company Names of All Time
Never before has it been easier to learn how to program and host your own websites, so it's no surprise that startups have boomed over the last decade. While this is a good thing in the bigger picture, it does present some issues... ...like picking a name that doesn't suck. Try coming up with a…
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Which Office Suite Is Best for You?
You'll be pressed to find an occupation that doesn't require word or number processing of some sort. Whether you need to produce a presentation, report, table, graph, or worse, you'll want to work with software. that makes your job easy. A professional office suite typically comes with a host of applications, including a word processor, but…
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Die Flash Die: The Ongoing History of Tech Companies Trying to Kill Flash
Flash is the rich media plugin that everyone loves to hate, notorious for its constant updates and fierce appetite for system resources. Now it's splashed across the tech headlines once more, as Mozilla moves to block it by default in the Firefox web browser. But this isn't the first time that Flash has come under fire. The tech…
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Before Flash dies we will her the year of the Linux Desktop :D
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Free eBook: ‘The Path to Value in the Cloud’
It's no secret: the Cloud is here to stay. Users are moving their files off of their own PCs into various cloud storage solutions constantly, and this shows no signs of letting up anytime soon. In the business world, the Cloud is extremely important for a wide range of reasons. If you own your own…
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OLALA CS820 Budget SSD Review and Giveaway
Solid State Drives (what's an SSD?) offer speed, reliability, but at a higher cost, compared to regular hard disk drives. While everyone knows about the big player's drives, in the budget segment, there's lots of cheap drives you may not have heard about. Today we're taking a look at the OLALA CS820 SSD for just under $60. Does the CS820 deserve…
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Welcome to MakeUseOf, a booming daily blog that features cool websites, computer tips, and downloads that make you more productive. The aim of MakeUseOf is to guide you through the web and tell you about hot websites that you have never heard of, best software programs, and all kinds of “how to” tips for Windows, Mac and Linux computer users.

MakeUseOf launched in July 2006 and now has approximately 450,000 active subscribers and serves about 15 million pageviews a month. It also ranks among the most popular blogs on the web according to Technorati and in top 1000 websites worldwide according to Alexa (an AOL company).

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