Apple News: The Best Mac Utilities Under $5
When you spend most of your work day in front of a Mac’s screen, you develop a system for being productive. Fortunately, there is an abundance of apps available for OS X that fill very specific needs and help keep you and your computer running efficiently. Some of the utilities that I use on a daily basis are rather expensive, such as 1Password. However, I use dozens of utilities as part of my workflow that cost five bucks or less. Here are some of my favorites.
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Technology News: What we have in store for you at The Next Web Conference Europe 2013
The eighth edition of The Next Web Conference will take place from the 24th to the 26th of April 2013 and here at The Next Web we’re all really excited about it. We’ve watched the conference grow from a small but cozy one-day event to one of the industry’s leading conferences without losing the same intimate atmosphere and personal touch.
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Programming News: The future of Java web application development is RESTful
In 2000, Roy Fielding, one of the primary authors of the HTTP specifications, wrote a doctoral dissertation titled “Architectural Styles and the Design of Network-based Software Architectures” ([REF1, REF2, REF3]). In this text, he coined the term “Representational State Transfer” to describe the networking principles that characterise the World Wide Web.
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Photography News: 10 MORE Myths About Photography
It must be true because I read it on the Internet – or so goes the lead in to hundreds of emails, Tweets, etc that I receive telling me that I must be wrong about this or that. Don’t believe everything you read on the Internet. … So here you go – some of your favorite myths – dispelled by a guy who actually knows something about photography. (Rathole: I won’t be telling you anything about sewing, cricket, Australian Rules football or anything else I have no experience with. I’ll leave that to the 13 year olds who seem to know everything.)
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