trademarq

official blog of marquis montgomery: complete with notes, rants, reviews, tips, and tricks.

How Sitting All Day Is Damaging Your Body and How You Can Counteract It

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Do you sit in an office chair or on your couch for more than six hours a day? Then here are some disturbing facts: Your risk of heart disease has increased by up to 64 percent. You’re shaving off seven years of quality life. You’re also more at risk for certain types of cancer.

http://lifehacker.com/5879536/how-sitting-all-day-is-damaging-your-body-and-how-you-can-counteract-it

http://lifehacker.com/5879536/how-sitting-all-day-is-damaging-your-body-and-how-you-can-counteract-it

iOS 7 “parallax effect” on Android: 3D Image Live Wallpaper available now

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During the Apple keynote yesterday we saw a lot of interesting and exciting new things with iOS 7, many of which have been available on Android for some time, but we won’t get into that now.

http://androidcommunity.com/ios-7-parallax-effect-on-android-3d-image-live-wallpaper-available-now-20130611/

http://androidcommunity.com/ios-7-parallax-effect-on-android-3d-image-live-wallpaper-available-now-20130611/

‘Jony Ive Redesigns Things’ Tumblr Pokes Fun At Apple’s iOS 7

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Jony Ive redesigns his passport photo. Jony Ive redesigns America. Jony Ive redesigns Google Jony Ive redesigns Windows 8 and Android (at the same time). Jony Ive redesigns the dollar. Jony Ive redesigns iPhone 5. Jony Ive redesigns Instagram. Jony Ive redesigns Apple Campus.

http://mashable.com/2013/06/12/jony-ive-redesigns-things/

http://mashable.com/2013/06/12/jony-ive-redesigns-things/

The seven best OS X tricks you’re not using

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It’s a tough job, but somebody’s got to do it: find overlooked OS X tricks. Sometimes I hunt for them; sometimes I just run across them. Here’s a collection that I bet includes items you’ve missed, too.

http://www.macworld.com/article/2033168/the-seven-best-os-x-tricks-youre-not-using.html#tk.rss_all

http://www.macworld.com/article/2033168/the-seven-best-os-x-tricks-youre-not-using.html#tk.rss_all

One person’s tweets leads to disastrous results

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One tweet can lead to a disastrous onslaught of consequences, as Adria Richards has recently found out. While attending the PyCon Technology Conference last week, she overheard two male developers behind her talking about “big dongles” and “forking someone’s repo”.

http://www.slashgear.com/one-persons-tweets-leads-to-disastrous-results-23275090/

http://www.slashgear.com/one-persons-tweets-leads-to-disastrous-results-23275090/