Love it or hate it, Microsoft Outlook is still the de facto email client at many offices. It's been a while since we took a look at good old Outlook, so here are some of our favorite tricks well worth revisiting to increase your productivity in this all-in-one email, calendar, tasks, and notes program. Read more...
Power and automation technology group, ABB, informs it has won three orders worth $60 million for internal and external telecommunication systems for three Statoil
There are a couple of kinds of ‘bubbles’ that we talk about in tech. The most prominent is the ‘money bubble’, which posits that companies and investors are riding a wave of faux optimism when it comes to the worth of technology. This is the other kind. Read More
Trina Solar recently announced that it will shipping an incredible 3.6 GW to 3.8 GW worth of solar PV modules in 2014. That’s impressive growth — up from 2.58 GW in 2013, and 1.59 GW in 2012. Manufacturing capacity is expected to keep...Show More Summary
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Devil’s Knot is in a bit of a pickle. A new trailer for the film just debuted online, tempting audiences with two minutes’ worth of Colin Firth speaking in a Southern twang. But two hours’ worth of the same premiered at last fall’s Toronto International Film Festival, and the results were… well, less than stellar. Show More Summary
If you want to keep your car in good shape, you have to get it washed somewhat regularly, but you can easily overpay by purchasing cleaning features you don't need. Chauffeur and redditor saxonjf suggests you only need two: high pressure wash and high pressure wax. Read more...
It's time to play a game of word association. Ahem. "Santonio Holmes." Now, what did you picture? Perhaps you saw the balletic extension of his yellow-and-black clad legs, his gloved hands clutching a football against the No. 10 of his...Show More Summary
A lot of couples spare no expense when it comes to their wedding day, but is it worth all the cash if the marriage is doomed for divorce? The fifteen couples on this list spent an estimated combined total of $80.5 million on their big days. Maybe it would have been worth it if their love had lasted forever, but all these marriages had unhappy endings.
bool(false) Excuse me! When did Ferragamo get this good? Actually, forget good. It really doesn't get much better than this, as far as I'm concerned. Read the full post Salvatore Ferragamo Viola Black Croc Fold-Over Tote: Worth the Wait which appeared first on Snob Essentials.
With the Clarence Seedorf era beginning to take shape, it's worth the time to take an early look at all the latest rumors circulating Milan heading into the summer. Expect Milan to make plenty of squad changes in a few months, and create a revolution which will be spearheaded by the new coach. Here are all the latest credible rumors about possible buys and sales: Begin Slideshow
Samsung is already advertising its free gifts that will be available to Galaxy S5 buyers. Worth almost $600, these gifts include free subscriptions to certain services and access to premium apps – or essentially free bloatware that should convince consumers to buy the new handset. Show More Summary
Just because a device isn’t a hot seller doesn’t mean it’s not worth your time. As we observed with the BlackBerry Z30?s impressive capabilities as a messaging device, sometimes a mobile device simply does certain things better than the iPhone or Samsung’s Galaxy devices even if it has no hope of ever matching them in terms of sales. Show More Summary
Nest today updated its Android application to allow you to add up to 18 Nest Protects — those are the $129 combination smoke and CO detectors — to a single home. Again, that's up to $2,300 worth of smoke and carbon monoxide detectors in a single home. Just in case. Also in the update: Bug fixes and enhancements.
Short story writer George Saunders has won the first Folio Prize, a new literary award worth $67,000. Saunders’s winning book, a collection called “Tenth of December,” was widely celebrated when it appeared last year. It was a finalist for the National Book Award, and just last week, the Syracuse University professor won the $20,000 Story Prize. […]
You’re fortunate enough to have a PlayStation 4 sitting under your TV, having chosen the Sony console over Microsoft’s Xbox One and Nintendo’s Wii U. Now, you want to know which accessories to buy for it. We’ve already offered up five suggestions, but the PlayStation Camera deserves some special attention. Show More Summary
I heard one of the panelists at SXSW today talk about it being a thinkers conference. I thought that was worth a short post, because imho if you exclude even one thought from the flow, it's no longer about thinking -- it's about keeping the promoters happy. Show More Summary
Connected speaker maker Sonos announced Monday that it generated $535 million in revenue in 2013. This represents a 97 percent year-over-year growth, according to a company spokesperson. Sonos got a nice boost in sales after introducing its $200 Play-1 speaker last year, with some retailers struggling […]
If you missed the first (or later any) episode of Cosmos 2014, you can get it on Amazon Prime streaming (for a fee). It’s worth it. Here are a few comments I jotted down (then lightly edited) while watching the first episode. Neil does have his own spaceship, like Carl did. That’s important because it…
Details of the pay agreement with Co-Operative group chief executive Euan Sutherland attracted criticism in the weekend press as it emerged that the executive's pay package this year is worth around GBP3.6m. Sutherland will reportedly receive a base salary of GBP1.5m this year, plus a GBP1.5m retention payment. Show More Summary