Yaara (@ylancet) is a freelance writer, tech blogger and chocolate lover, who's also a biologist and a full-time geek. Find her also at lnct.org.
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Monopoly, Uno, Settlers of Katan, Connect Four, Go… they all started as board games, but all have a tablet and even a smartphone version now. Do these software versions compare to the real thing?
What do you do when you need to find a specific item, but can only remember a general keyword and the year you got it?
Ring ring. Ring ring. RING RING. You’re calling your friend, partner or mother. No answer. Next day you get your answer: “Sorry, I forgot my phone on silent!”.
You’ve taken some time off. An hour passes, out comes the phone, and here come work emails which have already started to accumulate. And there goes your peace of mind. Or maybe not?
A picture is worth a 1000 words. So how many words is a 4-image collage worth? Sometimes, a nice collage is the best way to share an experience quickly. These tools should help.
We all get spam and it can’t be helped. But when it’s our own friends that send some spam our way, things can get sticky. How do you deal with “friendly” spam.
Fruumo is customizable up to a point, and as bare-bones as it can possibly be. The result is a lightweight, fast new tab page that provides lots of useful information at a glance.
Release cycles being as they are, the Samsung Galaxy S4 seems old to us already, despite being released a mere 6 months ago. But did you know about the S4′s little brother?
Do you like food? Do you use social media? Ever thought of combining the two in a bowl, transferring to a pan and tasting the results? Follow the accounts below, you won’t be sorry.
Did you ever stop to think that the right camera app may improve your phone’s innate abilities? Is that even possible?
Own an iPad 2? Or maybe even a first generation iPad? Your device is barely 3-4 years old, and yet at times it feels like complete junk. I know all about it, I own one too.
Much has changed in the gaming world since 2011. Let’s find out where gaming stands for you. Which platform do you use the most?
Culturalist is a new website that’s about lists, and it’s also social. Make your own top 10 lists about anything, share them, and explore lists by others to join in on the fun?
The Sphero 2.0 is an all-terrain plastic ball that rolls around at your command. And as usual, we’re giving it away to one lucky reader!
Feeling down, bored or restless? That’s exactly what BuzzFeed is for. Their content is just right for those moments when you’re staring at the screen but can’t seem to get anything done.