22 July 2017

This Music Will Make You More Productive at Work


Most knowledge workers you see grinding in coffee shops will be completely deaf to the world. Their headphones welded to the side of their skulls, blasting all manner of genres into those eardrums. The same is increasingly true in the cubicles and open offices the world over. But mostly gone are the days when managers thought that an employee listening to music is an employee not giving their best. It’s now widely accepted that in many cases listening to music actually enhances productivity, or at least doesn’t make us less productive. In an article for The New York Times, Amisha...

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20 of the Most Popular Bargains From MakeUseOf Deals


Do you like saving money on VPNs, online courses, software, and cool gadgets? You’re in luck because today we’re going to look at the 20 best-selling bargains from MakeUseOf Deals. These are the items your fellow MUO fans have been jumping on, so you know it’s the good stuff. 20.  Python Programming Bootcamp Clearly, MakeUseOf readers see the value in learning Python, as this is the 20th best-selling deal! It comes with over 50 hours of content spread across six courses, so it’s a great discount. 19.  IT Security & Ethical Hacking Certification Training This deal is all about teaching...

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Can TSA Take Your Phone? Everything You Need to Know


Increased security at U.S. airports has a lot of people worried about the security of their mobile devices. We keep a lot of personal, sensitive information on our phones, from banking apps to photos, and the idea of someone rifling through all of those things is rather uncomfortable. But what can security agencies, like the Transportation Security Administration (TSA) or Customs and Border Protection (CBP), actually do with your phone? Can they take it away? Can they even look through it? Knowing what’s allowed and what’s not is key to being informed. Here are six things you need to know....

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21 July 2017

How to Download Photos From Your Camera With Adobe Bridge


You’ve probably been there before: cables all over the place, trying to install OEM software, and painstakingly crafting a folder sub-structure. All that effort just to import your photos from your camera to your computer. It’s a pain. What if there was a better way to bridge the gap between your camera and Photoshop, while also saving you time in the process? There is, and it’s called Adobe Bridge. What Is Adobe Bridge? The release of Photoshop 7 brought about a new feature called File Browser. As it became easier to take more digital photos, Adobe realized there needed to be...

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These 2 Deals on Amazon Are All-Time Low Prices [US]


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