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Build software like Lego with this smart new developer tool

The cardinal rule in programming is “<i>Don’t repeat yourself</i>,” or DRY. It says that developers should only implement a particular functionality within a project once. Doing otherwise is bad, because it introduces technical debt and potential inconsistencies.<p>But it only really applies within the scope …

Technically Incorrect

Chris Matyszczyk brings a fresh and irreverent perspective to the tech world.<p>Latest News<p>Goodbye from Technically IncorrectCommentary: This is the last of my columns on CNET. It's been quite an (almost) 10-year run. Articleby Chris MatyszczykApril 29, 2018 10:00 AM PDT<p>Sprint pitchman laments life in …

By accident or design? 16 architectural fails that defy all logic

San Francisco

Announcing the All-New Flipboard, the Place for All Your Passions

Most people are interested in lots of things, but true passions run deep. The all-new Flipboard is built around those obsessions that define your work, life and play.Flipboard 4.0 is a response to our ever-growing ecosystem of publishers, Flipboard Magazines, topics and more. With over 30 million …

16 UX/UI Instagram accounts you must follow

With hundreds of millions of monthly active users, Instagram is a fantastic visual platform for designers. The Facebook-owned social network lets you …

10 Super Cozy Examples Of How To Achieve Warm Room Design

Watch the cold weather melt away in these beautifully styled rooms.<p>In these spaces, style takes a perfectly toasty turn.

Home Decorating

6 web design trends worth knowing for 2017

From hidden navigation and pop-out menus, to wearables and split screen, these are the web design trends we expect to shape 2017.<p>WTF is …

UI Design

The 45 Best Living Room Ideas for Every Style

Luxe and layered, these living spaces are the unique design inspo you need.<p>These exceptional living spaces bring a bounty of personality and panache to the homes they occupy. Living rooms are where friends and family gather and memories are made, and we believe in giving those memories a beautiful …

Interior Design

100+ of the Best DIY Gifts Ever

Don't settle for store-bought gifts when you can give your loved ones these one-of-a-kind DIY presents. No matter the occasion, giving someone a gift you made yourself makes it much more meaningful. Show how special the receiver is to you by putting in some time, effort, and love on something …

PopSugar

The Beautiful User Interface Design of Screens Featured in Rogue One: A Star Wars Story

BLIND LTD, a company that conceptualizes powerful images for their clients, created a gorgeous collection of user interface designs for screens …

Star Wars Anthology Series

The world's weirdest beaches

Small Bedroom Design Idea - A wall-to-wall built-in platform bed

When architecture firm PROJEKT PRAGA, were designing this apartment in Lublin, Poland, they created a unique design feature in the bedrooms.<p>The bed …

Top UI Design Trends to Expect in 2017

Serif Combos by Marina Matijaca for Spelar<p>This guest column is authored by John Stone, SEO Consultant at Nirmal Web Design<p>The last couple of year saw …

The most impressive underground railway stations in Europe

Trains

Microsoft is giving its top scientists a new opportunity to actually change the world

The idea is that Microsoft Research's biggest brains get the chance to give a short lecture with no point other than to reassure the would-be buyer that "the future is in good hands," says Microsoft Research Chief Product Officer Vikram Dendi. The researcher would give their spiel and turn the …

The ultimate travel bucket list: 31 things to do in your lifetime

Is this Britain's best (and most bonkers) pub with rooms?

Love hotels and cuddle cafes: 22 weird and wonderful things about Japan

How to Be More Assertive, According to Research

You don’t want to fight. You don’t want to be hassled. You don’t want to disappoint them. It’s easier to just nod and give them what they want.<p>But …

The world's 18 greatest cities for food

14 photographs that reveal the beautiful symmetry of life on Earth

The 25 most clichéd and embarrassing holiday photos – how many are you guilty of?

The Weird and Wonderful Past of the Hair Dryer

Early Versions, Circa 1880<p>Many early versions of the hair dryer were stoneware 'Thermicon' brushes that could be filled with boiling water, and …

10 Tips From Travel Experts, Flight Attendants and Other Frequent Fliers

Don't forget these travel tips as your pack for your next business trip.<p>For those of us who travel for work, we've come to expect that certain things are bound to go wrong from flight delays to long airport security lines and luggage mishaps.<p>To prepare for this article, I spoke to several expert …

Science Shows This Is The Only Skill You Need To Be Successful In Life

You've already heard how delayed gratification is essential to achieve success, but have you viewed the skill from this unorthodox standpoint yet?

15+ Funny Comics That Prove Parenting Is A Science

As all moms and dads will know, being a parent isn't easy. But no matter how tough it is to raise a kid, there's always something to smile about.<p>Take …

Parenting

Tesco customer 'finds worm in his cucumber' - complaint takes unexpected comical turn...

A complaint posted to Tesco's Facebook page on Saturday has been shared more than 27,000 times after the supermarket's customer service rep replied in suitably tongue-in-cheek fashion.<p>Wes Metcalfe posted an image of what he claimed was a worm on a cucumber, and said: "Dear Tesco, yesterday I …

Can Anyone Learn To Have Charisma?

When we think of that mystical quality that makes a person appealing, draws others to them, and makes anyone do their bidding, we generally assume …

Finally, disturbing news you can do something about.

Given the hysteria of recent news, it can be hard to tune your ear to the lower frequency stories happening below the din. The trouble is, that’s …

A counterintuitive way to be happier on a daily basis will be the most fun life hack you try all year

Yes, humor can improve your life. Not too surprising, you say?<p>Here's the problem: you treat humor like a nice thing that happens, oh, whenever.<p>But scientific research is showing giggles, guffaws and jokes are far too important to be left to chance.<p>We're gonna learn the best ways to use humor to …