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A method of life cycle management

A moment five years in the making is here. Support for Windows 7 officially ended on January 14. While not every enterprise has completed the migration to Windows 10, it is the operating system IT teams must focus on moving forward — and it means big changes in how they…
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Researchers completely re-engineer yeast to make more biofuel

A little while ago, we covered the idea of using photovoltaic materials to drive enzymatic reactions in order to produce specific chemicals. The concept is being considered mostly because doing the same reaction in a cell is often horribly inefficient because everything else…
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The Great Graphing Calculator Ripoff

This issue, which we first discussed back in 2015, is back in the news again with a recent report on how Texas Instruments has continued to monopolize math classes. The situation with the Ti-83 Plus has improved a bit, with the cost falling to around $70, but many if not…
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How to make Gimp look like Adobe Photoshop on Linux

The Gimp image editor is Linux’s best alternative to Adobe Photoshop. The problem is that while the app offers some similar features to Photoshop, it looks and behaves much differently. As a result, many users that switch to Gimp from Photoshop feel lost and…
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How to FaceTime on Mac

We can’t all be with our family and friends all of the time (especially right now!), but that doesn’t mean you can’t ‘see’ them. As long as your relatives and friends have an Apple device they can use the FaceTime app and you can video call them, we’ll explain…