25 Superb Mac Apps for College Students This post is part of a series that revisits some of our readers’ favorite articles from the past that still contain awesome and relevant information that you might find useful. This post was originally published on May 24th, 2011. Macs are becoming much more popular with college students nowadays, owing to Apple’s generous student discount (around 15%) upon purchase. But once you’ve bought your shiny new computer, you’ll be wanting to know which are the best Mac apps aimed at college students and which ones to download or buy. Up until a few years ago, Mac users had very little choice of software as they were seen mostly as a niche platform and therefore only ran specialist software. As I was in exactly the same position when I bought my Mac, I’ve now created – for all the students out there – a list of 25 superb applications recommended for you. All applications featured in the list run on PowerPC and Intel architectures unless otherwise stated. LyX iWork Postbox The inbox view in Postbox Yep
Networking for the 1%: Company Offers Diamond-Studded Business Cards If you really want to leave an impression, passing on a diamond business card should do the trick. Luxury company Black Astrum has released what is apparently the world’s most expensive business card, worth about $1,500 per card. The Black Astrum Signature Cards are made of Swiss metal with some sets donning over 30 carats worth of diamonds. The cards are custom-made and sold in packs of 25, 50 or 100. According to Business Insider, the cards are “invitation only” and made for select elite clientele. Sufian Khawaja, Black Astrum’s concept director, told Business Insider, “We’ve had several inquiries from American celebrities and international businessmen, however our cards are offered by invitation only, reflecting our desire to serve only the most premier individuals.” According to the website, the business cards are crafted to recognize the status of Black Astrum clients and are designed as “the ultimate expression of a member’s own individuality and character.”
10 Search Engines to Explore the Invisible Web Not everything on the web will show up in a list of search results on Google or Bing; there are lots of places that their web crawlers cannot access. To explore the invisible web, you need to use specialist search engines. Here are our top 12 services to perform a deep internet search. Simply, it’s a catch-all term for online content that will not appear in search results or web directories. There are no official data available, but most experts agree that the invisible web is several times larger than the visible web. The content on the invisible web can be roughly divided into the deep web and the dark web. The Deep Web The deep web made up of content that typically needs some form of accreditation to access. If you have the correct details, you can access the content through a regular web browser. The Dark Web The dark web is a sub-section of the deep web. The Best Dark Web Browser for Your Device The Best Dark Web Browser for Your Device Want to access the dark web? 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7.