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Stop. Breathe. Relax. 7 iOS Apps To Relieve Stress

iPhone and iPad

Stop. Breathe. Relax. 7 iOS Apps To Relieve Stress

What a stressful day! We all have them from time to time, and while the best possible way to relax (at least in my book) is to leave everything and take a walk outside, this is sometimes not possible. Did you ever think of turning to your smartphone in order to relax? There are some great ways to do this, and some of these methods even go together with a good book for ultimate relaxation. So stop, breathe, and relax.

12-08-2013
Stop. Breathe. Relax. 7 iOS Apps To Relieve Stress
8 Tumblr Blogs To Download Stunning Wallpaper Images

Internet

8 Tumblr Blogs To Download Stunning Wallpaper Images

Are you big fans of Tumblr? Here at MakeUseOf, we certainly are. The blogging platform brings together the idea of blogging together with social networking and has become home to some of the most creative, entertaining, humorous and thoughtful posts we’ve ever come across. With an easy-to-use backend that lends itself to both creating new content and sharing content that you like, it is home to some of the most viral content on the Web.

12-08-2013
8 Tumblr Blogs To Download Stunning Wallpaper Images
5 Most Heartwrenching Deaths In Video Game History

Gaming

5 Most Heartwrenching Deaths In Video Game History

As with any medium where story is an integral part, death is inevitable. In the case of video games, all too often, death is something we just glance over. Player characters die all the time, only to respawn and go back at the part again. In shooters like Call of Duty, we cut down thousands of enemies without even batting an eye. Sometimes it gets to the point where we don’t even take death seriously at all. However, there are some rare, special instances where the death of a character brings your world to a screeching halt.

12-08-2013
5 Most Heartwrenching Deaths In Video Game History
Beautify Your Android Phone With These 5 Stunning Custom Icon Packs

Android

Beautify Your Android Phone With These 5 Stunning Custom Icon Packs

Looking to beautify your Android icons, but don’t want to pay money? I tested out a large number of free custom icons packs and found five of the best you can find anywhere — without paying a dime! My criteria for evaluating icon packs focuses on three elements: First, how does the pack handle icons that it lacks an icon for? Second, how aesthetically well-designed do the icons look? Third, how large is the icon library?

11-08-2013
Beautify Your Android Phone With These 5 Stunning Custom Icon Packs
Installed Ubuntu on Your Laptop? 6 Tweaks You’ll Need

Linux

Installed Ubuntu on Your Laptop? 6 Tweaks You’ll Need

If you’ve taken the step to install a flavor of Linux such as Ubuntu, congratulations! Generally speaking, your computer is a very usable state right after a fresh installation of Ubuntu, but there are a few things you can do after the installation to get the operating system running really well on your computer. Here are six different system tweaks you may be able to apply to get the most out of your computer while running Ubuntu.

10-08-2013
Installed Ubuntu on Your Laptop? 6 Tweaks You’ll Need
Participate In Exciting Software Challenges To Win Recognition (And Money) With ChallengePost

Internet

Participate In Exciting Software Challenges To Win Recognition (And Money) With ChallengePost

This is an exciting time to be a software developer; the open-source community has never been stronger, with a wealth of open source projects you can participate in. What if there was a way to discover software challenges you could contribute to, solve real-world problems, and make people’s lives better in various tangible ways? And possibly even win prizes and recognition for your work? ChallengePost offers one such way.

09-08-2013
Participate In Exciting Software Challenges To Win Recognition (And Money) With ChallengePost
Brasero vs. K3b: Top 2 Linux Disc Burning Utilities

Linux

Brasero vs. K3b: Top 2 Linux Disc Burning Utilities

Although discs are slowly becoming obsolete and being replaced by simple transfers or downloads over the Internet, there are still plenty of reasons for burning or copying some discs. In some cases, your Internet connection may not be sufficient enough to download the files you want. In any case, you need a trusty burning utility to do the job, and Brasero and K3b are your top choices.

09-08-2013
Brasero vs. K3b: Top 2 Linux Disc Burning Utilities
Every Second On The Internet…

ROFL

Every Second On The Internet…

Which do you reckon happens most often on the Internet: Google searches performed, YouTube videos watched, Facebook likes or emails sent? The numbers are astonishing, just take a look below. You might want to visit OneSecond.Designly.com to see it in action. There’s just so much happening on the Internet — even while you’re watching a 3 minute YouTube video, over 299 million emails were delivered. How mind-boggling is that?

09-08-2013
Every Second On The Internet…
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