Alex Steen

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8 Whiskeys Perfect for a Neat Celebration

8 Whiskeys Perfect for a Neat CelebrationBourbonGetty ImagesNo rocks needed.You have amazing news–you’ve just been promoted over your nasty colleague …

Flavors

A five-story vending machine for cars just opened in Nashville

Buying a car is a hellish process. The reward for spending hours researching the right one is a trip to a local dealership — an experience that assaults the nerves in such a way that it's only rivaled by appointments with the dentist. But what if buying a car was easier than that? What if it was as …

Customers

GitHub now has a self-paced training course for command-line newbies

GitHub is an excellent workflow tool, but some developers don’t quite understand it. To help get you up and running, GitHub released a training course.<p>It’s a self-paced program that has two overriding goals: to help you manage your source code and use GitHub as a collaboration tool. There are seven …

Master JavaScript coding with this Essentials Bundle (97% off)

The turning gears behind the internet’s superhighway are fueled in part by JavaScript, a vital component of every Web browser. You can learn the language and prepare yourself for a new spectrum of career opportunity with the Essential JavaScript Coding Bundle, on sale now for 97 percent off from …

Get started with Git version control

If you've ever received an email with an attachment entitled 'about_3_final_2.doc', you might not realise it, but you've already been using a very …

DevOps

GitHub’s Large File Storage is no panacea for Open Source — quite the opposite

I was pretty excited a few months ago when GitHub and other code hosting sites announced efforts to improve on a critically lacking aspect of the …

Watch this cryptic but amazing new video for Magic Leap’s VR technology

The virtual and augmented reality markets are starting to heat up. Facebook, Microsoft, Samsung, and HTC are all in various stages of putting together consumer products that could change the way we interact with computers. Another company, however, named Magic Leap, might end up besting them all. …

Augmented Reality

Samsung Galaxy S7 review

The Samsung Galaxy S7 is a stellar phone. It's a handset that packs great battery smarts, excellent camera abilities and loads of raw power into an …

Nike Officially Announces the Nike MAG With Power Laces

Availability in Spring 2016 via auction.<p>In what has been a monumental day for <i>Back to the Future</i> fans, the final piece of the puzzle has been placed — Nike has officially announced the Nike MAG with power laces. President and CEO of Nike Mark Parker writes about the epic shoe and the technology …

This Robot-Run Indoor Farm Can Grow 10 Million Heads Of Lettuce A Year

This massive Japanese vegetable factory saves water and energy–along with human labor.<p>When a sprawling new “vegetable factory” opens near Kyoto, Japan in 2017, it will be the first farm with no farmers. Robots will plant lettuce seeds, transplant them, raise the vegetables, and automatically carry …

Adobe unveils a revolutionary UX design application at MAX

Debuted today at their own MAX conference, Adobe have just unveiled a brand new design system that could revolutionize the way we work over the next …