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CourseBuffet serves up a free DIY degree in Computer Science or Management

CourseBuffet understands that while college may be a rite of passage, it’s certainly not the only way to get the knowledge you need to succeed in the ever-changing tech or business world.<p>Look, school is expensive.<p>Even worse, we’re now finding out that the degrees that set us back years to obtain …

Computer Science

How to Create and Manage Tables in WordPress with TablePress Plugin

If you have ever had any experience trying to create a table using the WordPress visual editor you can attest to how difficult it can be. If you are …

Web Design

30 Best Premium WordPress Themes Worth To Download

Want to know about the best <b>premium WordPress themes</b>? What makes a theme worthy for being used in terms of understanding the creation and design of …

Web Design

Effective Startup Logos | Want To Design A Logo That Works? Follow...

Effective Startup Logos | Want To Design A Logo That Works? Follow These Seven Tips For Guaranteed Success<p>by Mark Stokes - MediaNovak | Logo & …

Graphic Design

Checklist for how to name a startup

Dharmesh Shah wrote an article on Inbound.org that detailed his checklist for choosing a start up name. Shah writes he has been thinking about naming …

Marketing

Going global: translating your small business brand for new markets

Careful market research was key when Weroom CEO Thomas Villeneuve took his French startup into the UK market<p>Launching a startup is a major milestone but for many, international expansion is a top priority. However, making your brand work globally is not as simple as implementing the same strategies …

Small Business

7 Ways to Keep Your Startup Team Motivated | Inc.com

Being a part of a startup team is uniquely exciting – it provides opportunities and experiences that established corporations simply can't match. It's a rush, and with the right people, it can be the time of your life. There's a dark side to startups, though – because no one knows what the future …

Team Building

The hidden costs of starting your own business

Whatever your reasons for becoming your own boss, just remember the old saying that it takes money to make money, and that's never been truer than when you're starting your own business. It sounds romantic to think of yourself going from rags to riches, but most businesses need to start off with a …

Small Business

How to unsend an email

Have you ever clicked "Send" on an email and regretted it a fraction of a second later? Whether you were angry and typed something you shouldn't have, clicked "Reply All" when you wanted "Reply" or just accidentally clicked the "Send" button before the email was finished, your first instinct is to …

Apps

Skype Translator turns Mandarin into swear words

Skype Translator, Microsoft's real time voice and text translator tool, has been turning Mandarin into expletive-filled English.<p>The glitch, which is …

Language Learning

Uber's getting sued again, this time in Ontario

Uber has run into legal troubles yet again — this time in Toronto. Ontario taxi company owner Dominik Konjevic has filed a $400 million class-action lawsuit ($307.27 million USD) against Uber Canada.<p>In a report by Reuters, Ontario law firm Sutts, Strosberg LLP, who is representing the taxis, said …

Twitter Users Risk Damnation, Saudi Religious Police Say

"The head of Saudi Arabia's religious police has warned citizens against using Twitter, which is rising in popularity among Saudis," the BBC reports. "Sheikh Abdul Latif Abdul Aziz al-Sheikh said anyone using social media sites — and especially Twitter — 'has lost this world and his afterlife.' …

Why fear of 3D-printed guns is overblown

Despite worries about the dangers of 3D printed firearms, there's little chance of anyone with a MakerBot device gunning people down. Even gun-control advocates think the hype is too much.<p>Despite politicians lining up to regulate 3D printed guns, and a new directive from the U.S. State Department …

Guns

YouTube’s New Subscription Service: Stars Not Included

YouTube finally rolled out its paid subscription service yesterday, which generated a lot coverage.<p>But the YouTube folks went out of their way to …

Advertising

Torrented 3D-printed gun blueprints shows Internet can’t be silenced

In case you missed it, yesterday the Department of Defense went after the much-publicized “The Liberator” 3D-printed gun, which has been successfully …

Offshore 3D Printed Gun Blueprint Protector Kim Dotcom Reportedly Deleting Files [Updated]

3D printed guns are reportedly even too scary for the infamous free-information hacker, Kim Dotcom. After the U.S. State Department demanded that the designer of the world’s first fully printable gun remove the files from his network, New Zealand-based Dotcom committed to keeping them safely online …

'Saudis arrested' over Tanzania church bombing

Four Saudi Arabian nationals have been arrested in connection with a bomb attack on a Tanzanian church that the country's president has called "an act of terror".<p>The Vatican's ambassador to Tanzania was at the Roman Catholic church in Arusha, which had just been built and was holding its first …

Evidence Points to Syrian Rebel Use of Sarin Gas

Has the Obama administration's "red line" been crossed?<p>A top UN investigator says evidence gathered so far suggests that Syrian rebels have used chemical weapons.<p>Speaking to Italian-language Swiss TV on May 5, Carla Del Ponte, a member of the UN's independent commission of inquiry on Syria, said …

UN accuses Syrian rebels of chemical weapons use

Syrian rebels have made use of the deadly nerve agent sarin in their war-torn country's conflict, UN human rights investigator Carla del Ponte has said.<p>"According to the testimonies we have gathered, the rebels have used chemical weapons, making use of sarin gas," del Ponte, a former war crimes …

Middle East

What We Don't Know About the Deadly New SARS-like Virus

This article is from the archive of our partner .<p>Saudi Arabia announced late Wednesday that five more people have died and two others are undergoing …

3D printed 'bionic' ear combines cartilage with an antenna

A strange combination of tissue and electronics could help us repair — or someday even replace — human ears. Researchers led by Michael McAlpine, an assistant engineering professor at Princeton, have created a prototype artificial ear from an antenna and 3D printed cells. McAlpine has worked for …