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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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How Can Sleep Help You Become More Successful?
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Except, my boss is a dude, so, no success for me +Carl Draper.

Wait, I meant to say, dude, that's horrible, how could you say such a thing... But then I realized it was humor.
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9 Ways to Organize Your Office With These 3D Printables
Now that 3D printing has been around for a while, people are starting to realize that it's not just a passing fad or gimmick. In more ways than you might think, 3D printing is the future. If you're still skeptical then check out these amazing 3D-printed objects, some of which verge on "revolutionary for society"…
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5 Simple DIY Hacks for Filmmaking on a Budget
You're making a film, but your budget is low. You can get great quality video from the family DSLR as a video camera, or even a smartphone camera (the iPhone can make particularly good movies, as can Microsoft's high-end Lumia devices), but putting together well lit and smooth motion shots can be tough without costly accessories. But budget doesn't have…
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15 Popular Sites for the Best MacBook Decals & Stickers
Apple prides itself on the great design of its devices, but that doesn't mean you can't add a little pizzazz yourself. The easiest and best-looking way to express yourself without affecting the device's aesthetics is to apply a decal or sticker to your MacBook. Let's find out where you can buy one. A decal or…
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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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Translate Text With Your Phone, Firefox’s Fury… [Tech News Digest]
Today: Google can translate 27 languages, instantly, using your phone's camera; why a German court is forcing Facebook to allow pseudonyms; how the right to be forgotten might go global; why Mozilla isn't happy about Windows 10; and a parrot who knows what's awesome (spoiler: it's everything). Google's Instant Translation Is Kind Of Magical Traveling…
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The Different Types of Facebook Users – Which One Are You?
I've been on Facebook for several years now, and during all that time, I have met all kinds of characters. Some have been nice and charming, while others have been… let's charitably say "eccentric". Most of whom are enough to make you doubt your own sanity. Now I want you to read the following descriptions…
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I do not use FK.
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8 Property Search Engines to Find Your Next Home Instantly
According to a friend of mine the other day, who lives in Ohio, the property market is experiencing a huge bounce-back, with construction projects turning up everywhere. This is really good news, considering the huge damage done in 2008 when the bottom fell out 0f the US economy. If you suddenly find yourself back in…
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15 Android Apps to Remote Control Your Linux PC
There's no reason why Linux and Android shouldn't get along well—after all, they're pretty much cousins. You've probably heard of apps that let you remotely control an Android device from the desktop. There are also apps that do the vice versa and make it possible to control a Windows computer from an Android device. Linux…
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My Week With Soylent: Why Nerds Are Forgoing Food
As I write this, I'm sipping from a glass of beige ooze which is, theoretically, lunch. It's Soylent: a no-frills blend of protein, carbs, fat, vitamins, and minerals. In theory, four glasses of this stuff per day contains everything you need to be an FDA-approved person – all the way down to chromium and molybdenum. Soylent…
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Would never change my diet to not include some really tasty food. And i do call my self a real nerd :)
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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.

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