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Netflix’s secret genre code list can help you navigate the site

The Netflix secret code list isn’t really a secret anymore, but it might help you get around faster.<p>A quick hack allows you to browse genres that …

Horror Movies

Unhewn Throne Is One Of The Best Fantasy Series I've Ever Read

I have read many fantasy books over the years, many of them mediocre, and few as captivating as George R.R. Martin’s now-ubiquitous <i>A Song of Ice and</i> …

Cover Art

Finnish university's online AI course is open to everyone

Helsinki University in Finland has launched a course on artificial intelligence -- one that's completely free and open to everyone around the world. Unlike Carnegie Mellon's new undergrad degree in AI, which the institution created to train future experts in the field, Helsinki's offering is more …

Artificial Intelligence

Report: Eat this meat twice a week to avoid heart attacks, strokes

If you’re a fan of fish, you may be in luck. It may help lower your risk for cardiovascular disease, according to a new report.<p>The American Heart …

Holistic Medicine

What causes the heart to skip a beat?

When heartbeats suddenly become more noticeable, they are called heart palpitations. Sometimes they can feel as though the heart has skipped a …

Medicine

The #1 Food You Should Eat for Breakfast

<b>Pictured Recipe:</b> Chocolate Banana Oatmeal<p>Oatmeal is as close to perfect as you can get for a breakfast food. It's a whole food with one …

Oatmeal

3 Plants That Generate Oxygen Even at Night – Get One for Your Bedroom

Plants are awesome and we all love them, right? It has been said that trees and plants are the lungs of the earth. Through a process called …

Botany

Futuristic new device lets you talk, text, even use maps with no cell service

If you enjoy hiking, climbing, skiing, or any other activity that generally takes place in a remote area, we found something you definitely need to …

Apps

Christians Must 'Unhitch' Old Testament From Their Faith, Says Andy Stanley

North Point Community Church Senior Pastor Andy Stanley has stated that Christians need to "unhitch" the Old Testament from their faith.

Theology

10 New Netflix Shows You Should Be Watching

Image: Netflix<p>We have access to so many unique services with so much great content that it's difficult to filter through it all. How many times do …

TV

6 Bedroom Plants for Better Sleep and Fresher Air!

Most of us, after a stressful day, want nothing better than to enjoy a good night’s sleep. Dim lights, a warm shower or soothing music, can all help …

Plants

No-Cook Lunch Idea: Cheese, Crackers, Fruit, and Egg

Makes 1 Serving<p>Ingredients<p>1 medium apple<br>• Squeeze of lemon juice<br>• 10 shredded wheat crackers<br>• 1cup cherry tomatoes, halved<br>• 2 hard-boiled eggs, halved …

Food

The 10 best books about A.I.

Here are some of the best books on the rich history, rabid speculations and intriguing fictionalized world of artificial intelligence.<br>Read More

Artificial Intelligence

Serious Entrepreneurs Have 2 Goals: Passive Income and Multiple Revenue Streams

The biggest difference between a job and a business is that a business keeps making money for you when you're off the clock.<p>4 min read<p>The phrase “passive income” has been so overused that it may provoke somewhat negative feelings. You’ve probably seen Facebook ads portraying the “laptop” lifestyle …

Small Business

How to Turn a Raspberry Pi Into a Game Console

The Raspberry Pi is a $35 computer that can do a lot of things, but few projects are as popular as turning it into a retro-gaming console; imagine …

Raspberry Pi

The secret Netflix tricks and codes that will change your streaming habits forever

A range of secret Netflix codes have been revealed - and they promise to help you unlock the full range of films and TV shows.<p>Not all content appears …

Birmingham, UK

Real People Are Turning Their Accounts Into Bots On Instagram — And Cashing In

Verified accounts turning themselves into bots, millions of fake likes and comments, a dirty world of engagement trading inside Telegram groups. Welcome to the secret underbelly of Instagram.<p>In late February, an Instagram account called Viral Hippo posted a photo of a black square. There was …

Social Media

How to Clean Your Computer Inside and Out

It’s a tedious task you've been putting off for what could be years. But the moment has come: You're going to clean your computer inside and out. …

The 25 Home Trends to Try This Year, According to Pinterest

If you draw home inspiration from Pinterest, you're hardly alone (Diane Keaton even wrote a book about it). And while what you see in your feed is …

The raw fruits and vegetables that improve mental health, according to study

Eating raw fruits and vegetables could boost mental health and assuage depressive symptoms, a new study suggests.<p>Researchers at the University of …

The evidence for Christianity is like a tsunami

My life growing up was a struggle. When I walked into college, I carried a heavy burden of years of hurt and bitterness.<p>I was mad at my father for beating my mother. I was angry at a man who worked on our farm and sexually abused me from ages 6 to 13. All of this led to me to really despise God, …

We taste-tested top-selling veggie burgers — and these are the best

When shoppers scour the freezer section for the perfect veggie burger, they're often looking for an adequate amount of both satiating fiber and protein. After all, sometimes swapping a regular beef burger for a plant-based patty means you’re willing to compromise flavor for nutrition.<p>However, the …

Nutrition

How 'ninja polymers' are fighting killer superbugs

<b>With advances in stem cell research and nanotechnology helping us fight illnesses from heart disease to superbugs, is the fusion of biology and technology speeding us towards a sci-fi future - part human, part synthetic?</b><p>In Ridley Scott's seminal blockbuster Blade Runner, humanity has harnessed …

Mum, 82, who couldn't recognise her own son due to dementia gets memory back - after changing her diet

An 82-year-old dementia sufferer who failed to recognise her own son has incredibly got her memory back after changing her diet.<p>When his mother's …

Alzheimer's Disease

Here are the five things I learned installing a smart mirror

I recently received a review unit of the Embrace Smart Mirror. It’s essentially a 24-inch Android tablet mounted behind a roughly 40-inch mirror. It works well when third-party software is installed. Here’s what I learned.<p><b>It’s impossible to get a good photo of the smart mirror</b><p>I tried a tripod, a …

Android News

4 Immune-Boosting Smoothies This Celebrity Nutritionist Drinks for Breakfast

When it comes to helping my clients’ diets, I have them start each day with one of my signature immune-boosting, be-well smoothies. But how does a …

Healthy Eating

16 items people waste too much money on at the grocery store and should stop buying immediately

Grocery stores — whether your local store or a big-box chain — have tons of items in stock and many for a fair, reasonable price. But that doesn't mean it should be your one-stop shop for anything you need to buy.<p>The Bureau of Labor Statistics reports that the average American spends more than …

Personal Finance

40 Living Room Decorating Ideas

Hang a Collection<p>Hang an eclectic collection of silver trays to serve as eye-catching ornaments.<p>Find other Clever, Practical Uses for Silver.<p>Bring in …

How to make $400,000 a year writing about what you love — according to someone who's doing it

After posting my blogging income report from last year (where I made $401,681 with my blogging side hustle), I've been getting a lot of reader questions about how much money can you actually make blogging? I think blogging is the perfect side hustle because you can do it in your own time, you can …

All your favorite Netflix original shows that have been renewed for another season

41 Netflix original series will be returning with new seasons in the near future.<p>Only a handful of the series have official release dates, including the upcoming premieres of "Arrested Development" and "GLOW."<p>This week, the streaming service announced the renewal of "Lost In Space," its modernized …

Entertainment