Cozi helps you juggle calendars. Running a household smoothly is like heading up a small business—even more so if you manage a home office on top of it all. You need to be detail-oriented, organized, and well equipped. Luckily, even if you lack those first two traits, the proper tools can go a long way …

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How much is an hour with Apple CEO Tim Cook worth? Roughly a 2013 Lamborghini Aventador judging by the final results from a CharityBuzz charity auction. That auction closed Tuesday at US$610,000, tying CharityBuzz's previous record for the above-mentioned super car. … Related posts: No related posts.

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A new feature released Tuesday from children’s app maker Kidaptive lets parents track the progress of what their children are learning inside the company’s first story and game application. Leo’s Pad has been out for a year, releasing short story and game content it calls “appisodes.” The new parental layer shows a control panel broken …

Humboldt State University's Hate Map tracks the source of tweets that use homophobic, racist, and other hateful terms. (Credit: Screenshot by Dennis O'Reilly/CNET) “Thank you for sharing” takes on an entirely new meaning when using social media. Most of the people who use Twitter, Facebook, and other social networks intend their posts to enlighten, amuse, …

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Internet payment company Square has announced a new accessory that turns your iPad into a high-tech cash register, complete with built-in credit-card swiper and a slew of point-of-sale accessories. Aimed squarely—if you’ll pardon the pun—at small businesses, the $299 Square Stand allows you to connect an iPad to a secure card-swiping machine; it’s designed to …

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The $30 Innotraveler Universal Car Mount attaches to the inside of your car’s windshield, letting you mount your iPhone for easy access—say, for GPS guidance—while you’re on the road. … Related posts: No related posts.

(Credit: Screenshot by Nicole Cozma/CNET) Related stories Yahoo acquires to-do app Astrid Getting started with to-do list app Any.Do Getting started with Any.Do Moment for Android The most important feature your to-do list needs is accessibility. A written grocery list you forgot on your kitchen counter doesn’t help you much at the store. For this …

We’ve all been there. During a productive morning at work, you innocently click on a YouTube link for a quick break. (After all, short breaks are good for productivity.) The next thing you know, however, you’ve wasted a good chunk of time, going from one related video to the next or scrolling through page after …

(Credit: Matt Elliott/CNET) My friend and old boss Ben Patterson answered a reader question on his blog about the various ways in which one can right-click on a Mac trackpad. I read the post and was surprised that my preferred method of right-clicking was not covered. Although my method is a derivative of one of …

Wouldn’t you love to have this option in your Windows 8 Start screen? Last October I explained to how to shut down Windows 8—a subject you wouldn’t think would require its own how-to guide. And yet. At the end of that post (which generated quite the conversation), I promised to return with a shortcut that …