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Unleash the Power of Android with These Automated Apps

Unleash the Power of Android with These Automated Apps
And sometimes it re-detects your location once every 5 minutes without you moving. I tested this before by making my phone text me when I "arrived home." I was seeing if it would be worthwhile to move forward on. It wasn't. Tasker is always checking your location because it wants to run an exit task when you leave that area. Location detection is all from the phone, tasker just asks where you are. Edit: As I typed this I though "Tasker should let me set those variables on the fly", and sure enough they do!

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Python For Microsoft Excel Company IronSpread Comes Out of Beta, Changes Name To DataNitro Y Combinator Winter Summer 2012 graduate Data Nitro (formerly known as IronSpread) has a simple proposition: it enables you to to use the popular programming language Python in Microsoft Excel. The plugin is free for individual non-commercial and enterprises will pay for the privilege. So far it’s only available for the Excel 2007 and 2010 for Windows. The company has no plans to support OSX. Although power users have long been able to use Microsoft Visual Basic for Applications (VBA) to script Excel, and Microsoft is expected to support JavaScript in Office, Python is a strong addition to the Excel jock’s toolkit. Python is a top — if not the top — language with programmers by a number of metrics. The good news: You can still use all your old VBA scripts, Data Nitro won’t stop them from working. Other tools for working with Python code in Excel include Pyvot and Pyxll (hat tip to the Hacker News community for the links).

How to Make Limited-Time App Deals Last Forever At least in the case of the Starbucks free apps, the developers get paid. (At least that's how I understand it. I know, it gets in the way of consumer-bashing, but you can have your fill of that on the Consumerist.) You know the developers still get paid in these sales, right? I'm confused by your argument. Also, why do you think the developers do not get paid? Except, of course, the Amazon AppStore which does not pay their free app of the day developer and is generally extremely shitty to developers. Either that or I am, but you definitely aren't padding Apple's pockets any more either way. You would help him or her more by downloading this the free day.

The Skeptics Society & Skeptic magazine Make Your Own Chick-Fil-A Sandwiches at Home My view is that you're an idiot. Does that offend you? Not to be argumentative but: by sharing one's opinion in a public forum, one is inherently inviting others to share opinions of dissent. Stating one's views is easily one of the most offensive things one can do, especially when that opinion contains a dogmatic/kerygmatic judgment of others. In essence, just as What-his-nuts (I believe that is, in fact, his legal name) is free to share his opinions regarding the homosexual community, others are free to share their views of his fucktardedness. It is confounding to me to see people defend What-his-nuts' opinion with the "don't denigrate him for what he believes" argument (note, probably a better term for this) — of COURSE I will judge him based o his opinions and beliefs; I should. That said, I take a different tack on much of this, from a personal view, but I would argue that, just as one opinion is covered under protected speech, so is the expression of dissent to that opinion.

How to Block Annoying Political Posts on Facebook Add "i" to the end of "/Romney|Obama|republicans|Republicans|democrats|Democrats/" to make it case sensitive. Then you can just do this: /Romney|Obama|republicans|democrats/i Amazing! Do you know if this filters it on every device you use facebook on, or just the one you install social fixer in your browser? Just the one you install Social Fixer on. Seriously? I don't know about you, but there's no substance happening in my Facebook news feed. In your post so say to add the 'i' to make it NOT case sensitive, but TheChadd's comment says the 'i' DOES make it case sensitive. What about synced Chrome on multiple machines? Wow, this is what Lifehacker is for—making cynicism and division more convenient? Cynicism elects Republicans because old people vote more than young people. None of you seem ot be reading my comments here, or my notes in the post. I don't think so; but you can manualy export your Social Fixer options and import them on another computer. I believe TheChadd misspoke. Damn.

How I Got Over the Jogging Beginner's Hump 99% of men who run bare-chested really ought not run bare-chested. Too many components work against you: chest hair, moobishness, or other parts of you that jiggle when you run that look rock-solid when you are standing looking at yourself in the mirror. Consider what you're subjecting others to when you're a sweaty mass galloping down the street. Be aesthetically kind. And before anyone yells at me: I tell my husband, who is very handsome and an IronMan in fact (and a barefoot runner to boot), that he's not one of the 1%. All that said, there are 1%'ers out there. Hey that was me the bare-chested Adonis. :) Not a fan of the hairy chest? Either way, I ran bare chested all the time when I was in highschool, never got any funny looks that I didn't earn!

DjRun for Android Plays Tracks that Match Your Pace While Jogging I use an armband for my Droid X and it works well. Where did you find an armband for your X? I'm trying to find something like that for my Bionic and have had little luck. One word "ARMBAND"! EDIT: haha! I think I found mine at Target. Despite saying "walking" on it, it can handle my running, which gets up to a blazingly fast 8.5 minutes per mile with no problems that I've noticed. DIY $2 Pad Keeps Cash Handy Steve Wozniak does this a little differently. As a prank he carries around pads of $2 bills, but with 4 bills to a page and with perforations between the bills. He then pays for stuff by tearing bills off the pad. He tells people that he prints the bills himself, but that they are perfectly legal. The truth is that he buys these as uncut sheets from the Treasury department, and then has the sheets perforated and padded by a local print shop. Here's where Woz, and anyone else can buy such sheets [www.moneyfactorystore.gov] The $2 sheets are currently not available, with availability projected sometime this summer. This is also expensive, the price of uncut sheets varies by the denomination and how many bills are on the sheet but it's significantly higher than the face value of the bills on the sheet.

Top 10 Ways to Make Yourself Look (and Be) Smarter How terribly obnoxious of you. Thanks for sharing. Well, it is probably not the smartest move ever to call monolingual people dumb. People in Europe need only travel a few hours to encounter another language, and bi- and tri-linguality is essential to business and communication there. Also, way to be a dick. Yes, I realize that's the norm in Europe, where there's an international border every 50 miles. LH is an American-run site, with a largely American audience and authors who (I believe) are all American, so let's not pretend like suddenly the cultural norms around here are based on what happens in Europe or Canada.

Want to Read Faster? Stop Saying The Words in Your Head As You Read I'm like you. I naturally read without subvocalization and I read absurdly fast as a result. Any novel that's not horribly complex in terms of plot that is written at about a high-school level of reading is done in less than a day. More advanced stuff takes longer. A Dance with Dragons was a two day read, I think. I was also, like you, reading at a Grade 10 level in Grade 4 and at a college level shortly after that. All that being said, I cannot remember things people tell me. Yeah, I find it to be very useful when my ADD kicks in, and I start thinking while reading, and then later realize I have no clue what the past five pages were about. I'm the exact same way, on all counts. Story of my time in elementary school.

Extend Free Trials Indefinitely to Try Out Services for as Long as You Need "May I suggest that instead of trashing Adam or this site, you save that anger and direct toward sites that explain how to make pipe bombs or dirty bombs. They have to be higher on your list, right?" Not really. I don't frequent those kind of sites. "How about writing constructive opinion pieces on things like the EU debt crisis, or US foreign policy, or hell go learn about neurology or the mating habits of earthworms. Thanks, I think I'll continue to be the best judge of how to spend my time. "Whatever floats your boat." Except it it is taking issue with the obvious immorality at play in this article? "Especially when 100 others have beaten you to the punch." My voice is just as important as anyone else's, and I have every right to express myself as I see fit. "So, I'm going to try and avoid passing judgment based on my disagreement on this moral point." I chose not to avoid the issue and speak out against what is obviously wrong. "Well then, I guess you can go fuck yourself."

How Do I Pick the Right Lens for My DSLR? You should mention that, for Canon anyway, some lenses are designed to only work with crop-frame cameras (EF-S lenses) and won't be compatible if you upgrade to full frame. Conversely, traditional (EF) lenses will work on crop and full frame. The EF-S lenses tend to cost less, probably because you don't have to worry as much about edge effects since the sensor won't pick it up anyway. But those EF-S lenses won't follow you to a nicer body if you ever upgrade. Other than the kit EF-S 18-135mm f/3.5, I have a Canon EF 28mm f/1.8. I use a Canon EOS60D, which is crop frame, so that 28mm resolves out to just shy of 45mm, or very lose to a "standard" focal length. High quality wide angles are particularly expensive.

Four More Custom Searches You Should Enable In Your Browser Right Now Forgive me, total noob with these using Chrome. I can't get any of them to work. 1. I pasted the following, into "Add a new search engine" named it Google Cache, keyword:cache. Then, I went to a site and typed cache then space from the address bar.

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