10 Daily Things

Daily
Things

Tech

Software

Best PDF reader for Mac of 2018

Whenever you’re sent an important document via email – maybe a contract or an invoice – it’s likely that it will be in PDF format. Adobe invented the PDF back in 1993, so it’s not only one of the most commonly used files, but a veteran file format, too.The main aim of t...

Software

Windows 10’s new preview adds screen grabbing tricks and a neat touch for gamers

Microsoft has released a new preview build of Windows 10 which contains a host of changes, including a fresh spin on screen grabbing and a small but useful tweak to Focus Assist that gamers will appreciate.Build 17661 is for Redstone 5, the update expected to arrive towards the end of the year (whic...

Apple

Next Year's iOS 13 Update to Feature iPad-Focused Upgrades Like Revamped Files App

Apple has several major iPad-focused features planned for next year's iOS 13 update, codenamed "Yukon," according to information shared by Bloomberg reporter Mark Gurman on Twitter. Apple is said to be working on a revamped Files app, in-app tabs similar to the tabs that are available in macOS apps...

Apple

LG Denies Copying iPhone X's Notched Design With New G7 Smartphone

LG has denied copying the iPhone X's notched design with its latest G7 ThinQ smartphone, unveiled on Wednesday, according to The Korea Herald. "We planned the notch design before Apple," said Hwang Jeong-hwan, chief of LG's mobile division, in an interview. "The display design may look similar to t...

Apple

Mercedes-Benz's New MBUX System Will Feature Wireless CarPlay

Mercedes-Benz has confirmed that its new MBUX infotainment system will feature support for wireless CarPlay in future vehicles. The all-new 2019 A-Class will be Mercedes-Benz's first vehicle equipped with the MBUX system when it goes on sale later this year, according to a spokesperson for the auto...

Software

Use findstr on Windows to find text in files and command outputs

If you want to find specific text in files, in a command line output or elsewhere, you may use the findstr command on Windows to do so. Findstr is a built-in tool of the Windows operating system that you may run from the command line to find text in files or in command line outputs. You can use the...

Software

Firefox: Downloads highlighted on New Tab Page

If things go as planned, Mozilla Firefox will soon display recent downloads in the highlights section of the browser's default New Tab Page. Mozilla launched a new version of the New Tab Page of the Firefox browser in Firefox 57. The organization revealed the feature that it calls Activity Stream in...

Hardware

Sony MP-CD1 Mobile Projector

Whatever happened to the 'pico' projector concept? Those small, portable projectors were everywhere at the turn of the decade until being roundly dumped. I guess I shouldn't be surprised. While portable and functional, these mini beamers lacked the key feature any projector needs: light.  ...

Hardware

Sphero R2-Q5

Back in October 2017, Sphero announced a new droid into its line up, that wasn’t actually tied to any upcoming Star Wars movie. This was a bit of a shock, given its previous releases were centred around the new batch of Star Wars movies: BB-8 arrived for the Force Awakens crowd, R2-D2 and BB-9...

Tech

How to Record Vinyl to Your Computer With Audacity

Creating digital copies of cherished analog recordings is a useful skill to have. Not only does it make listening to your collection easier, but you’re preserving the original medium by causing less wear over time. Many modern turntables are already equipped with digital interfaces for this pr...


All rights reserved 10 Daily Things