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Download this: Google's Grasshopper aims to make coding as easy as a game

Ever wanted to learn to code, but didn't know where to start? Google's new app wants to help.<p>This week the company launched Grasshopper, an app that …

Apps

77 percent of users never use an app again 72 hours after installing

Nobody’s really arguing anymore over whether the future will be mobile. Apps have become one of the primary ways we engage ideas, each other, and the world around us. This trend is only expected to increase in the future, so right now app development is as hot as the surface of the sun and getting …

Apps

5 pieces of wearable tech poised to revolutionize healthcare

Credit: Giphy<p>With the Apple watch already outselling all of its competitors in less than a year on the market, smartwatches are here to stay, in part because as consumers, we’ve grown accustomed to accessing a range of personal health metrics on our wrists.<p>While tracking daily steps or sleep cycles …

Age Is Irrelevant When It Comes to Fitness

Last February, 59-year-old Ned Overend, aka “The Lung,” aka “Deadly Nedly,” won the first National Fatbike Championships, held in Ogden, Utah. Fat Bike Nats isn’t exactly the Tour de France, but it’s no charity ride, either. Overend had to compete against a field of much younger pros, including …

Tour de France

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Inside Facebook's Artificial Intelligence Lab

Researchers are using our social posts to build thinking machines<p>Human-Like<p>Facebook is using our data to build the 'world's best' Artificial Intelligence lab<p>Inside Facebook's Artificial Intelligence Lab<p>Human-Like<p>By Dave Gershgorn<p>It’s time to stop thinking about Facebook as just a social media …

Mercedes-Benz UCI Mountain Bike World Cup | Videos, Live Streams, Films & Shows

The 2018 Mercedes-Benz UCI Mountain Bike World Cup promises to be another exciting season. The best downhill and cross-country athletes race the …

This insane device promises to give you perfect vision for the rest of your life

Dr. Garth Webb is the founder and CEO of Ocumetics Technology Corp, a company dedicated to eliminating glasses and contact lenses forever. Webb and his team of visual scientists have invented the "Ocumetics Bionic Lens," which is the product of eight years of research and $3 million in funding, …

Regulation

6 LinkedIn-tips om je zakelijke connecties slim te organiseren

Maaike Gulden is auteur van de boeken [Zakelijk twitteren voor gevorderden](http://www.maaikegulden.nl/twitter-boek/ "boek-zakelijk-twitteren") en …

5 handige Google apps die je citytrip nog veel leuker maken

Een leuke citytrip naar een mooie Europese stad is hot, maar duurt vaak kort en toch wil je alles eruit kunnen halen. Dit is niet voor iedereen even …

Robot schrijft nieuwsbericht over aardbeving in Californië

Robots gaan in toenemende mate werkzaamheden automatiseren, iets waar nagenoeg ieder beroepsveld op termijn mee te maken krijgt. Journalistiek is …

5 Fast Rules to Be Bigger, Leaner, and Stronger

<b>1. Lift Big to Grow Big</b><br>The longer you've been lifting weights, the heavier the weights need to be in order for you to see results. On one hand, it's a stupidly obvious point—of course you use bigger weights as you become stronger. But that's not exactly what I'm talking about.<p>When you were a …

3D Printing More Than a Helping Hand for a Wounded War Veteran

While serving in the military in Afghanistan, Taylor was an unfortunate victim of an IED blast that led to the loss of all four of his limbs. From …

3D Printing

Eerste grafeen producten vinden hun weg naar de winkel

Nanotechnologie<p>De ontdekking van grafeen is een gevolg van een wetenschappelijke revolutie die de manier van leven en werken in de komende eeuw …

Is it Possible to Learn Spanish in Just 10 Days?

The idea of learning a new language Learning A New Language Gets Easier With Lingua.ly On Android Learning A New Language Gets Easier With Lingua.ly …

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PureBlood

11 Exercises That Will Make Your Abs Cry

That stronger core you've always wanted? Just learn these moves and do them regularly.<p>No one doesn't want a stronger core. That's why BuzzFeed Life asked Rob Sulaver, C.S.C.S, personal trainer and founder of Bandana Training, to tell us his favorite exercises for building better abs. He came up …

Your body language may shape who you are | Amy Cuddy

Public Speaking

Giant robotic teddy bear: Japan's nurse of the future

The gentle giant has been designed specifically to assist in caring for Japan's ageing population, taking on heavy-duty tasks such as lifting.<p>The population of Japan is ageing, and fewer children being born. This creates a variety of problems -- not the least of which is a shortage of caregivers …

Robotics

Dutch Supermarket Chain Experimenting with Food 3D Printing Pilot

The Dutch have been among the first to envision consumer 3D printing applications and it seems that they will be among the first to introduce food 3D …

3D Printing

Android is suddenly surrounded by enemies

That threat isn't from Apple. Despite its record-breaking financial success, the iPhone doesn't pose an existential threat to Google's Android. Apple isn't prepared to drop its prices enough to compete in the low-end and emerging markets that Google dominates.<p>There's a very real and growing threat …

Android Phones

Kim Dotcom Launches Encrypted Video Chat Service

Kim Dotcom is making good on his promise to take on Skype with MegaChat, a new browser-based end-to-end encrypted audio and video chat service that has just launched today.<p>The service is still in beta but open to all registered users to try for free on the company’s new Mega.nz domain. Dotcom said …

Google’s Eric Schmidt Predicts The Disappearance Of The Internet

Google may have played a significant role in establishing the Internet as we know it, but according to its executive chairman Eric Schmidt, the future of the world’s most advanced information network is for it to disappear.<p>Responding to a question about the future of the web during a panel at the …

Eric Schmidt

The Beginner’s Guide to Interval Training

Men's Fitness Editors

Interval Training

The Tech That Will Change Your Life in 2015

Gadgets and Ideas With the Best Chance of Making an Impact … and What You Can Do to Prepare for Them<p>This was a year of big technology promises—2015 is the year we find out how many live up to the hype.<p>We looked into our crystal ball for the gadgets, upgrades and ideas we think have the greatest …

Gear & Gadgets

A Roundup of How Today's 3D Printing Technology is Progressing

We are due for another technology revolution. This statement sounds ludicrous — it seems smartphones and wearable tech just began infiltrating our …

This Artist Will Spend a Month in Virtual Reality Living As Someone Else

Mark Farid calls his 28-day project "Seeing I."<p>Artist Mark Farid is ready to step into the future—a future that looks like equal parts <i>Being John Malkovich</i> and <i>Lawnmower Man</i>. He plans to live in virtual reality for 28 days, experiencing life as somebody else.<p>His project "Seeing I" will involve a …

3D printing technique will put electronics into just about everything

You can use 3D printing to make a handful of electronics, such as antennas and batteries, but LEDs and semiconductors have been elusive; you usually need some other manufacturing technique to make them work, which limits what they can do and where they'll fit. A team of Princeton researchers …